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© Prof. Rafig Azzam

Azzam, Rafig

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dr. h.c. (USST), Chair for Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, RWTH Aachen

Address

RWTH Aachen University
Chair for Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology
Lochnerstrasse 4-20
52064 Aachen

Contact

E-Mail: azzam@lih.rwth-aachen.de
Fon: +49 241 80 95740
Homepage: http://www.lih.rwth-aachen.de/en/staff/azzam/

Research topics

  • brownfield remedeation
  • contaminant transport
  • hydraulic heave
  • Nanoparticle transport

Resources and technologies

  • electrokinetics
  • diffusion cells
  • LiDAR
  • wireless sensor networks
  • numerical simulation

Publications

  • Neukum, C. and Azzam, R. (2009): Quantitative Assessment of Intrinsic Groundwater Vulnerability to Contamination Using Numerical Simulations. Science of the Total Environment, 408(2), 245-254. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.09.046. (IF: 3,286, 5 year IF: 3,536)
  • Fall, M., Azzam, R., Noubactep, C. (2006): A Multi-method Approach to Study the Stability of Natural Slopes and Landslide Susceptibility Mapping. In: Engineering Geology 82 (4), 241-263. (IF: 1,242 – 5 Jahres IF: 1,892)
  • Azzam, R., Oey, W. (2001): The Utilization of Elektrokinetics in Geotechnical and Environmental Engineering. In: Transport in Porous Media 42 (3), 293-314. (IF: 1,811)
  • Neukum, C., Azzam, R. (2012): Impact of climate change on groundwater recharge in a small catchment in the Black Forest, Germany, In: Hydrogeology Journal, DOI 10.1007/s10040-011-0827-x. (IF: 1,242)
  • Chen, Y.-L., Azzam, R. (2007): Creep Fracture of Sandstones. In: Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics 47 (1), 57-67. (IF: 0,990, 5 year IF: 1,087)
  • full publication list: http://www.lih.rwth-aachen.de/en/staff/azzam/

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