Reem Digna

PhD fellow

Biography

Ms. Reem Digna is from Sudan and has started her PhD in 2012.  She graduated from Civil Engineering Department, University of Khartoum with first class ( Honour). She worked as a teaching assistant at Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, University of Khartoum. She has  MSc in Water Resources Engineering in 2008 from University of Khartoum, since that she is working as a lecturer of Water resources engineering in the same university. Her PhD research title is on optimizing the operation of the multi-reservoir system in the Eastern Nile basin considering water and sediment fluxes.

Topic

Optimal operation of the multi-reservoir system in the Eastern Nile basin considering water and sediment fluxes

Publications

Refereed Journal Publications

Ahmed, M.I. and Digna, R.F. 'Storm water Quality and Pollutant Accumulation Rates in the Surfaces of Khartoum State,' Journal of the Sudanese Engineering   Society, Vol. 53, No 49, pp 33-45, 2007.

Digna, R.F., Mohamed, Y.A., van der Zaag, P., Uhlenbrook, S.and Corzo, G.A., 2017. Nile River Basin modeling for water resources management – a literature review. International Journal of River Basin Management, 15(1): 39-52.

Digna, R.F., Mohamed, Y.A., Zaag, P.v.d., Uhlenbrook, S., Krogt, W.v.d.and Corzo, G., 2018. Impact of Water Resources Development on Water Availability for Hydropower Production and Irrigated Agriculture of the Eastern Nile Basin. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 144(5): 05018007.

 

Refereed Conference Publications

Reem F. Digna,  Wil van der Krogt, Yasir A. Mohamed, Pieter van der Zaag, S.Uhlenbrook, " The implication of new dams construction on the Eastern Nile water availability for hydropower and irrigation at regional and national levels", Eastern Nile Basin Hydrology and Climatology Scientific meeting, Cairo, Egypt, 19-20 April 2017.

Reem F. Digna,  Wil van der Krogt, Yasir A. Mohamed, Pieter van der Zaag, S.Uhlenbrook, " The implication of upstream water development on downstream river basin: the case of the Blue Nile River Basin". The 7th Graduate Studies and Scientific Research Conference-2016, University of Khartoum, Khartoum, Sudan, 20-23 February 2016.

Reem F. Digna,  Wil van der Krogt, Yasir A. Mohamed, Pieter van der Zaag, S.Uhlenbrook, "The impact of new dam construction on the Eastern Nile water availability for hydropower and irrigation at regional and national levels", The 5th International Conference on Water and Flood Management (ICWFM-2015), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 6-8 March2015.

Reem F. Digna,  Wil van der Krogt, Yasir A. Mohamed, Pieter van der Zaag, S.Uhlenbrook",  The impact of Settit and Grand Ethiopian Renaissance new dams on the Eastern Nile River basin,' The Second New Nile  Conference, UN-ECA, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia,  8-9 December 2014.

Reem F. Digna, Yasir A. Mohamed, Pieter van der Zaag, Stefan Uhlenbrook, Nile River Basin Modelling: A State-of-the-Art Review, 'International Conference on New Nile Perspectives ­ Scientific advances in the Eastern Nile Basin, UNESCO-IHE, Khartoum, Sudan, 3-5 May 2013.

Ahmed, M.I. and Digna, R.F., 'Urban Runoff in Khartoum and its Effect on the Nile Water Quality,' V Middle East Regional Conference on Civil Engineering Technology and V International Symposium on Environmental Hydrology, ASCE-EG, ESIE, Cairo, Egypt,  3-5 Sep 2007.

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