Awards received by Prof Hubert Chanson

13th Ippen awardAWARDS

13th Arthur Ippen Award (International Association for Hydro-environment engineering and Research IAHR)

Keynote lecture : "Hydraulic Engineering: Where to ? (Quel Futur pour l'Ingénierie Hydraulique ?)." Proc. 30th IAHR Biennial Congress, 13th Ippen Award lecture, Thessaloniki, Greece, J. GANOULIS and P. PRINOS Ed., Vol. E, pp. 1-16. (PDF file at UQeSpace) (Award document)
   Also: CHANSON, H. (2007). "Hydraulic Engineering in the 21st Century : Where to ?" Journal of Hydraulic Research, IAHR, Vol. 45, No. 3, pp. 291-301 (ISSN 0022-1686). (PDF file at UQeSpace)


2018 Fellow, Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society.


2018 American Society of Civil Engineers, Environmental and Water Resources Institute (ASCE-EWRI) Honorable Mention Paper Award for  "Minimum Specific Energy and Transcritical Flow in Unsteady Open-Channel Flow" by Castro-Orgaz and Chanson (2016) in the ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering.

CASTRO-ORGAZ, O., and CHANSON, H. (2016). "Minimum Specific Energy and Transcritical Flow in Unsteady Open-Channel Flow." Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 142, No. 1, Paper 04015030, 12 pages (DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)IR.1943-4774.0000926) (ISSN 0733-9437 [Print]; ISSN: 1943-4774 [online]). (PDF file) (Preprint at UQeSpace)


2018 Institution of Civil Engineers (UK) Baker Medal for the paper "Hydraulic jumps and breaking bores: modelling and analysis", published in the Journal Engineering and Computational Mechanics (Vol. 170, No. 1, March 2017, pp. 25-42).

WANG, H., LENG, X., and CHANSON, H. (2017). "Bores and Hydraulic Jumps. Environmental and Geophysical Applications." Engineering and Computational Mechanics, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers, UK, Vol. 170, No. EM1, pp. 25-42 (DOI: 10.1680/jencm.16.00025) (ISSN 1755-0777). (PDF file) (Reprint at UQeSpace).


2004 American Society of Civil Engineers, Environmental and Water Resources Institute (ASCE-EWRI) award for the best practice paper in the Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering (Award document).

CHANSON, H., and TOOMBES, L. (2002). "Energy Dissipation and Air Entrainment in a Stepped Storm Waterway: an Experimental Study." Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 128, No. 5, pp. 305-315 (ISSN 0733-9437). (PDF file at UQeSpace) (Download PDF File)


2008-2009 Invitation Fellowship, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science : "Turbulence and Turbulent Mixing in Estuarine Zones and Shallow-Water Bays".
2008-2009 Scientific Exchange with Europe (France), Australian Academy of Science.
2003-2004 Scientific Exchange with North-America (Canada), Australian Academy of Science.
2001/02 Visiting Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
2001 Scientific Exchange with Japan, Australian Academy of Science.
1999 Doctor of Engineering, University of Queensland, Australia.
2004 EWRI-ASCE Best practice paper award1999 Visiting Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.
1999 Scientific Exchange with Japan, Australian Academy of Science.
1997 University of Queensland Travel Grant.
1995 Visiting Associate Professor at National Cheng Kung University, National Science Council of Taiwan.
1995 Scientific Exchange with Taiwan, Australian Academy of Science.
1994 Australia-France Foundation Fellowship under the Bédé Morris Fellowship Scheme, Australian Academy of Science.
1994 Scientific Exchange with Taiwan, Australian Academy of Science and National Science Council of Taiwan.
1993 University of Queensland International Collaboration Research Award.

Awards received by Hubert Chanson's students

Xinqian LENG, 2018 Institution of Civil Engineers (UK) Baker Medal for the paper "Hydraulic jumps and breaking bores: modelling and analysis", published in the Journal Engineering and Computational Mechanics (Vol. 170, No. 1, March 2017, pp. 25-42). (PDF file) (Reprint at UQeSpace)
Rui SHI, Engineers Australia's 2017 W.H.R. Nimmo Award.
Rui SHI, 2017 Sir Charles Burton Prize, University of Queensland, October. 2017 Undergraduate thesis : "Physical Modelling of Air Bubble Entrainment and Turbulent Scales in Two-dimensional Vertical Plunging Jet Flows."
Urvisha KIRI
, Engineers Australia's National Committee on Water Engineering 2017 Student Scholarship Award.
Hang WANG, 2014 Lorenz G. Straub Award for the Ph.D. dissertation: "Turbulence and Air Entrainment in Hydraulic Jumps". (Straub Award Recipients)
Xianqian LENG
, 2016 Graduate School International Travel Award (GSITA), The University of Queensland.
Gangfu ZHANG
, 2016 Graduate School International Travel Award (GSITA), The University of Queensland.
Hang WANG
, 2014 University of Queensland Dean’s Award for Research Higher Degree Excellence for the Ph.D. thesis: "Turbulence and Air Entrainment in Hydraulic Jumps" (DOI: 10.14264/uql.2014.542) (Top 10 % of UQ Theses graduating in 2014)
Stefan FELDER, 2013 University of Queensland Dean’s Award for Research Higher Degree Excellence for the Ph.D. thesis: "Air-Water Flow Properties on Stepped Spillways for Embankment Dams: Aeration, Energy Dissipation and Turbulence on Uniform, Non-Uniform and Pooled Stepped Chutes" (Top 10 % of UQ Theses graduating in 2013)
Martina REICHSTETTER, 2012 University of Queensland Dean’s Award for Research Higher Degree Excellence for the M.Phil Thesis: "Hydraulic Modelling of Unsteady Open Channel Flow: Physical and Analytical Validation of Numerical Models of Positive and Negative Surges" (Top 10 % of UQ Theses graduating in 2012).
Hang WANG, 2012 Graduate School International Travel Award, The University of Queensland: "Optimum design of hydraulic jump energy dissipators".
Nazanin KHEZRI, 2012 Graduate School International Travel Award, The University of Queensland: "Hydraulic modelling of tidal bores".
Stefan FELDER, 2011 Graduate School International Travel Award, The University of Queensland : "Optimum design of stepped spillways and energy dissipators".
Martina REICHSTETTER, 2011 Graduate School International Travel Award, The University of Queensland : "Hydraulic modelling of positive and negative surges: physical and analytical validation of numerical models".
Mark TREVETHAN, 2008 University of Queensland Dean's award for Research Higher Degree Excellence for the Ph.D. Thesis: "A Fundamental Study of Turbulence and Turbulent Mixing in a Small Subtropical Estuary" (Top 10 % of UQ Theses graduating in 2008).
Mark TREVETHAN, 2005 Graduate School Research Travel Award, The University of Queensland : "Turbulent mixing and dispersion in the sub-tropical estuaries of Southeast Queensland".
Luke TOOMBES, 2004 American Society of Civil Engineers, Environmental and Water Resources Institute (ASCE-EWRI) award for the best practice paper in the Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering-ASCE. (PDF file at UQeSpace) (Download PDF File)
Carlos GONZALEZ, 2003 International travel Award, University of Queensland, : "Hydrodynamics of Two-phase Flows on stepped spillways."
Chantal DONNELLY, 2001 IEAust Michael Woodhouse Prize, Institution of Engineers, Australia, Queensland Division, October. Research Seminar : "Hydraulic modelling of an undular tidal bore".
Matt EASTMAN, 2001 Sir Charles Burton Prize, University of Queensland, September. 2000 Undergraduate thesis : "Air entrainment and energy dissipation on stepped spillways."

WEB SITE AWARD
Recommended Website at TenLinks.com in 2000 & 2001 
"Historical Development of Arch Dams. From Cut-Stone Arches to Modern Concrete Designs",Best educational resource on the Web in Lightspan's StudyWeb®, Arts:Architecture:Buildings & Projects:Dams 
 


Pont du Gard (Nîmes aqueduct, France) in June 1998, view from the right bank
 

Invitation to present Keynote Lectures, Short Courses and Seminars

Keynote lectures

Invited keynote lecture at IV Jornadas de Ingeniería del Agua: "Hydraulic Engineering and Roman Aqueducts: Modern Perspectives", Cordoba, Spain, 21-22 Oct. 2015. (PDF file) (Record at UQeSpace)

Invited keynote lecture, "Embankment Dam Spillways and Energy Dissipators." in "Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs II - PKW 2013." Proceedings of 2nd International Workshop on Labyrinth and Piano Key Weirs - PKW 2013, 20-22 Nov. 2013, Paris-Chatou, France, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, Leiden, the Netherlands, Editors S. ERPICUM, F. LAUGIER, M. PFISTER, M. PIROTTON, G.M. CICERO, and A.J. SCHLEISS, Invited keynote, lecture, pp. 23-37 (ISBN 978-1-138-00085-8). (PDF file) (Record at UQeSpace)

Invited lecture. "Tidal Bore Research: Field Works, Physical Modeling, CFD & More." Proc. 35th IAHR World Congress, Chengdu, China, 8-13 Sept. 2013, WANG Z., LEE, J.H.W., GAO, J., and CAO S. Editors, Invited lecture, Paper A12210, 11 pages (ISBN 978-7-302-33544-3). (PDF file) (Record at UQeSpace)

Invited keynote lecture at 2012 NSF Partnerships for International Research and Education (PIRE) Workshop on “Modelling of Flood Hazards and Geomorphic Impacts of Levee Breach and Dam Failure”: "Turbulence in an Urban Environment in Flood: Garden Point Road, Brisbane (Australia) in January 2011", NSF Partnerships for International Research and Education (NSF-PIRE) 14-15 February 2012, University of Auckland, New Zealand.

Plenary lecture at the Second International Conference on Coastal Zone Engineering and Management (Arabian Coast 2010): "Undular Bores", Second International Conference on Coastal Zone Engineering and Management (Arabian Coast 2010), Muscat, Oman, Sultan Qaboos University, 1-3 November 2010. (PDF file) (Record at UQeSpace)

Plenary lecture at the International Symposium on Water and City in Kanazawa - Tradition, Culture and Climate: "Hydraulic Engineering in Roman Times: from Hydraulic Structures to Water Conveyance", International Symposium on Water and City in Kanazawa - Tradition, Culture and Climate, Kanazawa, Japan, 14-15 Oct. 2010. (Japanese translation)  (PDF files at UQeSpace)

Plenary lecture at the 17th Congress of IAHR Asia and Pacific Division, IAHR-APD: "Tidal Bores, Aegir and Pororoca: the Geophysical Wonders", 17th Congress of IAHR Asia and Pacific Division, IAHR-APD, Auckland, New Zealand, 21-24 Feb. 2010. (PDF file at UQeSpace)

Plenary lecture at the International Workshop on Environmental Hydraulics IWEH09: "Environmental, Ecological and Cultural Impacts of Tidal Bores, Benaks, Bonos and Burros", International Workshop on Environmental Hydraulics IWEH09, Theoretical, Experimental and Computational Solutions, Valencia, Spain, 29-30 Oct. 2009. (PDF file at UQeSpace)

Invited keynote lecture at the 2nd International Junior Researcher and Engineer Workshop on Hydraulic Structures (IJREW'08): "Digital Publishing, Ethics and Hydraulic Engineering: the Elusive or "Boring" Bore?" Keynote lecture, 2nd International Junior Researcher and Engineer Workshop on Hydraulic Structures (IJREW'08), 30 July-1 Aug. 2008, Pisa, Italy. (PDF file at UQeSpace)

Plenary lecture at the 11ème Congrès Francophone de Techniques Laser CFTL 2008 : "Measurements in Free-Surface Turbulent Shear Flows in the Gas-Liquid Mixture", Plenary lecture, 11ème Congrès Francophone de Techniques Laser CFTL 2008, Poitiers Futuroscope, France, 16-19 Sept. 2008.  (PDF file at UQeSpace) (Keynote lecture: Powerpoint presentation - Video presentation)

Plenary lecture at the 2008 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress ASCE-EWRI : "The Hydraulics of Roman Aqueducts: What do we know? Why should we learn ?", Plenary lecture, ASCE-EWRI Education, Research and History Symposium, Hawaii, USA, Keynote lecture, 13-16 May 2008. (PDF file at UQeSpace)

Plenary lecture at the 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC : "Hydraulic Jumps: Bubbles and Bores", Plenary lecture, Gold Coast, Australia, 2-7 December 2007. (PDF file at UQeSpace)

Invited lecture at the 2nd International Conference on Estuaries & Coasts (ICEC-2006) : "Turbulence in Small Sub-tropical Estuary with Semi-Diurnal Tides", Invited lecture, Nov. 28-30, 2006, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China. (PDF file at UQeSpace) (Download PDF file)

Keynote lecture at the International Junior Researcher and Engineer Workshop on Hydraulic Structures (IJREW'06): "Research Quality, Publications and Impact in Hydraulic Engineering into the 21st Century. Publish or Perish, Commercial versus Open Access, Internet versus Libraries ?", Keynote lecture, Sept. 2-4 2006, Montemor-o-Novo, Portugal. (PDF file at UQeSpace) (Downoad PDF File)

Keynote lecture at the 9th International Symposium on River Sedimentation ISRS'04 : "Mixing and Dispersion in Sub-Tropical Estuarine System: Field Works and Experience at Eprapah Creek (Australia)." Proceedings 9th International Symposium on River Sedimentation ISRS04, Yichang, China, Oct. 18-21, Invited lecture, Tsinghua University Pres, Beijing, C. HU and Y. TAN Editors, Vol. 1, pp. 394-405 (ISBN 7 302 09684 8). (PDF file at UQeSpace) (Download PDF file)

Keynote lecture at the International Conference on Hydraulics of Dams and River Structures, Tehran, Iran : CHANSON, H. (2004). "Air-Water Flows in Water Engineering and Hydraulic Structures. Basic Processes and Metrology." Proc. Intl Conf. on Hydraulics of Dams and River Structures, Tehran, Iran, Keynote lecture, Balkema Publ., The Netherlands, F. YAZDANDOOST and J. ATTARI Ed., pp. 3-16 (ISBN 90 5809 632 7). (Also CD-ROM, Taylor & Francis, ISBN 90 5809 683 4.) (PDF file at UQeSpace)

Keynote lectures at the 2004 International Workshop on the State-of-the-Art in Hydraulic Engineering, Feb. 2004, Bari, Italy : "Air Entrainment in Hydraulic Engineering" (PDF file at UQeSpace);  "Interactions between Free-surface, Free-stream Turbulence and Cavity Recirculation on Stepped Spillways - Application to Embankment Stepped Spillway" (PDF version at UQespace); "Mixing and Dispersion Role of Tidal Bores" (PDF file at UQeSpace); "Hydrodynamic and Ecological Study of a Sub-tropical Estuary in Queensland" (PDF file at UQeSpace). (Leaflet and Order Form)

Plenary Lecture at the 30th IAHR Biennial Congress, Thessaloniki, Greece : CHANSON, H. (2003). "Hydraulic Engineering: Where to ? (Quel Futur pour l'Ingénierie Hydraulique ?)." Proc. 30th IAHR Biennial Congress, 13th Ippen Award lecture, Thessaloniki, Greece, J. GANOULIS and P. PRINOS Ed., Vol. E, pp. 1-16 (ISBN 960-243-599-2). (PDF file at UQeSpace) (Award document)

Keynote lecture at the 6th International Conference on Civil Engineering, Isfahan, Iran, May 5-7 : "Hydraulic Engineering into the 21st Century: the Rediscovery of the Wheel ? (1) A Review" (PDF file at UQeSpace), & "Hydraulic Engineering into the 21st Century: the Rediscovery of the Wheel ? (2) New Challenges" (PDF file at UQeSpace).

Keynote lecture at the First International Conference of the International Federation for Environmental Management System IFEMS'01 : "The Role of Environmental Fluid Mechanics in Environmental Management", 30 Jan./2 Feb. 2001, Tsurugi, Japan. (PDF file at UQeSpace) (download REPRINT).

Keynotes lectures at the Workshop on Flow Characteristics around Hydraulic Structures and River Environment, Water Environment and Mankind, Nihon University, 13 Nov. 1998, Tokyo, Japan : "Review of studies on stepped channel flows" (PDF file at UQeSpace) & "Utilisation of stepped channels and study of stepped channel flows in Australia" (PDF file at UQeSpace).

 "I would like to express my deep gratitude for your contribution to Workshop on flow characteristics around hydraulic structures and river environment [...]. I believe your lecture was very stimulating and rewarding for all the participants." Y. SEZAI, Nihon University Research Center, 24 Nov. 1998.

Keynote lecture at the 1998 ASME Fluids Engineering Symposium on Flow Aeration : "Air entrainment by plunging jets : the impingement region and the very-near flow field", 21-25 June 1998, Washington DC, USA. (PDF file at UQeSpace)

Invited lectures

Invited lecture at 2nd International workshop on the application of fluid mechanics to disaster reduction: Cyclone (hurricane/typhoon/extra-tropical) modeling and damage assessment: "Bores, Surges and Hydraulic Jumps: from tidal bore field measurements to tsunami-induced bore propagation - can we trust hydraulic modelling?", Sendai, Japan, 16-17 Mar. 2015.

Invited lecture at IUTAM Symposium on Bubbly Flows: "Bubbly Flow in Hydraulic Jumps at Large Reynolds Numbers", Oaxaca, Mexico, 9-14 Mar. 2015.

Invited lecture at Workshop on Acoustic Tomography and its Applications: "Tidal bore field measurements in the Garonne and Sélune Rivers (France) in 2010, 2012 and 2013: sedimentary processes and turbulence", Hiroshima University, Japan, 12-14 Mar. 2014.

Invited lecture at the Nihon University, Koriyama (Japan): "Tidal Bores, Aegir, Pororoca: Field Works, Laboratory, CFD and more…", Nihon University, College of Science and Technology, 10 Oct. 2012, Tokyo, Japan.

Invited lectures at the Nihon University, Tokyo: "Hydraulic Jumps, Bubbles, Bores & Undulations" & "Spillway Designs for Embankment Overtopping System and Earth Dams", Nihon University, College of Science and Technology, 5 Oct. 2012, Tokyo, Japan.

Invited speaker at 4th International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures ISHS2012: "How to write a good technical paper?" 4th International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures ISHS2012, IAHR, Porto, Portugal, 9 Feb. 2012.

Invited speaker and panelist at Engineers Australia: "In the Aftermath of the Brisbane Floods." Society for Sustainability and Environmental Engineering and Water Panel, Engineers Australia, Brisbane, 22 March 2011.

Invited lecture at the 2008 Open Access Collections Workshop, Australian Partnership for Sustainable Repositories : "Some Experience with Digital Publishing, Open Access Repository, Research Impact and Quality", Invited lecture, Brisbane, Australia, 14 February 2007. (PDF file at UQeSpace)

Invited seminar at the 32nd IAHR Biennial Congress, Venice : "Digital Publishing, Indexing and Ethics : Implications in Hydraulic Engineering and Research", as part of Seminar on Issues on Education, Undergraduate courses in civil and environmental engineering; Permanent learning; Student mobility and international co-operation, 4 July 2007, Venice, Italy.

Invited seminar at the 29th IAHR Biennial Congress, Beijing, 2001 : "Undergraduate teaching of hydraulic engineering at an Australian University", H. CHANSON, as part of SS4 Special Seminars on "Capacity building and assimilation of knowledge".

Invited lecture at the International Workshop on Hydraulics of Stepped Spillways : "Experience, operation and accidents with stepped cascades", H. CHANSON, 22-24 March 2000, Zürich, Switzerland.

Audio-visual presentation presented at the 27th IAHR Biennial Congress, ASCE/IAHR : "Old stepped spillways : 1700 to 1930s". H. CHANSON, 12 Aug. 1997, San Francisco, USA, Session T30-D28.

Hydraulic Colloquium (Lecture) presented at the Research Laboratory for Hydraulics, Hydrology and Glaziologie-VAW, ETH-Zürich : "Hydraulics of Stepped Spillways". H. CHANSON, 13 Dec. 1994, Zürich, Switzerland.

Short courses

Short course lectured at FH Aachen University of Applied Sciences: "Basic Principles of Open Channel Hydraulics", H. CHANSON, 14 May 2018, Aachen, Germany.

Short course lectured at IWES: "Principles of Hydraulic Engineering and Open Channel Flow", H. CHANSON, 8-10th November 2017, Brisbane, Australia.

Workshop at the 6th IAHR International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures: "Hydraulic Design of Stepped Spillways". Course organised by USSD and IAHR, H. CHANSON and S. HUNT, 27 June 216, Portland OR, USA.

Course lecture at Zhejiang Institute of Hydraulics and Estuary: "Turbulence, Turbulence Measurements & Turbulent Data Analyses in Hydraulic Engineering". H. CHANSON, 10 October 2014, Hangzhou, China.

Short course lectured at IWES : "Principles of Hydraulic Engineering and Open Channel Flow", H. CHANSON, 15-19 July 2013, Gold Coast, Australia.

Short course lectured at IWES : "Principles of Hydraulic Engineering and Open Channel Flow", H. CHANSON, 13-15 July 2009, Gold Coast, Australia.

Short course lectured at IWES : "Principles of Hydraulic Engineering and Open Channel Flow", H. CHANSON, 11-12 Feb. 2008, Sydney, Australia.

Short course lectured at Aurecon/Connell Wagner and the University of Queensland : "Basic Principles of Open Channel Flow Hydraulics", H. CHANSON, 23-25 Jan. 2008, Brisbane, Australia.

Short course lectured at Politecnico di Bari, Coastal Engineering Laboratory LIC : "State-of-the-Art in Hydraulic Engineering", H. CHANSON, Y. YASUDA, M. MOSSA and U. FRATONI, Feb. 2004, Bari, Italy.

Short course organised and lectured at the University of Queensland, Dept. of Civil Engineering : "Hydraulic Design of Stepped Cascades, Channels, Spillways and Waterways". H. CHANSON, 17-18 February 1997, Brisbane, Australia.

Short course organised and lectured at the University of Queensland, Dept. of Civil Engineering : "Hydraulic Design of Stepped Chutes and Spillways". H. CHANSON, 7-8 April 1994, Brisbane, Australia.


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