Dr. Markus Aufleger

Since 2007 Prof. Dr. Markus Aufleger is full professor and head of the unit of Hydraulic Engineering at the University of Innsbruck in Austria. He has got his doctorate and his postdoctoral lecture qualification from the Technische Universität München in Germany. Markus Aufleger has been manager of the Laboratory of Hydraulic and Water Resources Engineering of the Technische Universität München from 2000 to 2007. He is working in the fields of dam engineering, river engineering, hydro power and water resources engineering. Markus Aufleger is active member of several professional organizations. Among others he is vice chairman of the German National Committee on Large Dams and expert in the Austrian Dam Safety Committee. Markus Aufleger has published various papers in conference proceedings, technical reports and international referred journals. Since 2011 he is partner in the Airborne Hydromapping GmbH (AHM) in Innsbruck, which is a spin off company for high-level spatial data capturing and analysis, mainly focused in river bathymetry.