If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Personal information

Sanne Muis has been working at the Institute for Environmental Studies (IVM) since December 2013. The topic of her PhD is assessing coastal flood risk at the global-scale. This research is partly funded by European project RISES-AM and conducted under the supervision of Dr. Philip Ward and Prof. Dr. Jeroen Aerts.

Prior to starting at the IVM, Sanne completed a BSc in Earth Science and Economics and a MSc in Hydrology, both obtained at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. During this period, she developed a broad interest in hydrology, but particularly in the (societal) impacts of changes in the hydrological cycle due to global warming or land use change. She graduated with a MSc thesis on the influence of land cover change on runoff processes in headwater catchments.

Expertise

Runoff processes, catchment hydrology, natural hazards, risk assessment, climate change, adaptation, land use.

Education

2013: MSc Hydrology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

2009: BSc Earth Sciences and Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.

 

Ancillary activities

No ancillary activities

Ancillary activities are updated daily

Fingerprint Fingerprint is based on mining the text of the person's scientific documents to create an index of weighted terms, which defines the key subjects of each individual researcher.

  • 6 Similar Profiles
storm surge Earth & Environmental Sciences
Climate change Engineering & Materials Science
climate change Earth & Environmental Sciences
Sea level Chemical Compounds
Water levels Chemical Compounds
Coastal zones Chemical Compounds
sea level Earth & Environmental Sciences
water level Earth & Environmental Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.

Research Output 2015 2018

A Mediterranean coastal database for assessing the impacts of sea-level rise and associated hazards

Wolff, C., Vafeidis, A. T., Muis, S., Lincke, D., Satta, A., Lionello, P., Jimenez, J. A., Conte, D. & Hinkel, J. 27 Mar 2018 In : Scientific Data. 5, 180044

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Sea level
Hazard
Hazards
Unit
Extremes

Assessment and Adaptation to Climate Change-Related Floods Risks

Jongman, B., Winsemius, H. C., Fraser, S., Muis, S. & Ward, P. J. 2018 Oxford Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, p. 1-29 29 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

climate change
flooding
damage
floodplain
population growth
Open Access

Global Modeling of Tropical Cyclone Storm Surges using High-Resolution Forecasts

Bloemendaal, N., Muis, S., Haarsma, R. J., Verlaan, M., Irazoqui Apechchea, M., de Moel, H., Ward, P. J. & Aerts, J. C. J. H. 10 Sep 2018 In : Climate Dynamics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

storm surge
tropical cyclone
modeling
forecast
upscaling

Storm Surge Reconstruction and Return Water Level Estimation in Southeast Asia for the 20th Century

Cid, A., Wahl, T., Chambers, D. P. & Muis, S. 2018 In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans. 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

storm surges
Southeast Asia
storm surge
Water levels
South East Asia