Jens de Bruijn


  • Room A-511, W&N-building

  • Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM), De Boelelaan 1087

    1081 HV Amsterdam

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Personal information

Jens works at the Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM) since September 2015. His research focusses on the application of various social media in flood risk modelling, (near-)real time flood modelling and flood predictions. The research is conducted under the supervision of Dr Brenden Jongman, Dr Hans de Moel and Prof. Jeroen Aerts.

Prior to starting at the IVM, Jens completed a BSc in Earth Sciences at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and a MSc Earth Surface and Water at Utrecht University in Utrecht. He focused on large scale hydrological modelling and societal impact. He graduated with a MSc Thesis on non-renewable groundwater and the impact on global food security towards 2050.


Hydrological modelling, geostatistics, natural hazards, risk assessments.

Personal information

2015: Master’s degree Earth Surface and Water, Utrecht University (UU), Utrecht.

2012: Bachelor’s degree Earth Sciences, Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam.


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Disasters Engineering & Materials Science
Satellite imagery Engineering & Materials Science
Satellites Engineering & Materials Science
irrigation Earth & Environmental Sciences
groundwater Earth & Environmental Sciences
crop Earth & Environmental Sciences
Image classification Engineering & Materials Science
Electric fuses Engineering & Materials Science

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Research Output 2018 2019

  • 2 Article
  • 1 Conference contribution

The Shadow Price of Irrigation Water in Major Groundwater-Depleting Countries

Bierkens, M. F. P., Reinhard, S., de Bruijn, J. A., Veninga, W. & Wada, Y., 1 May 2019, In : Water Resources Research. 55, 5, p. 4266-4287 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
groundwater resource

TAGGS: Grouping Tweets to Improve Global Geoparsing for Disaster Response

de Bruijn, J. A., de Moel, H., Jongman, B., Wagemaker, J. & Aerts, J. C. J. H., Jun 2018, In : Journal of Geovisualization and Spatial Analysis. 2, 2, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

The multimedia satellite task at MediaEval 2018: Emergency response for flooding events

Bischke, B., Helber, P., Zhao, Z., De Bruijn, J. & Borth, D., 2018, Multimedia Benchmark Workshop: Working Notes Proceedings of the MediaEval 2018 Workshop. Sophia Antipolis, France, 29-31 October 2018.. Larson, M. (ed.)., p. 1-3 3 p. (CEUR Workshop Proceedings; vol. 2283).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Satellite imagery
Image classification
Electric fuses