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Dr. Thomas Wahl

Associate Professor

Room: Research 1 Room 341
Phone: (407) 823-6225


  • Sustainability of human-natural systems in coastal zones
  • (Coastal-)Engineering design concepts
  • Extreme value analysis
  • Climate adaptation and resilience
  • Changes in sea level, storm surges, ocean waves, precipitation, and river discharges
  • Integrated coastal vulnerability and risk assessment
  • Stochastic and numerical modelling of tides, storm surges, waves, and river flows
  • Multi hazards
  • Coastal processes and hydrodynamics


Ph.D., Civil Engineering, 
University of Siegen, Germany, August 2012.

Diploma, Civil Engineering, 
University of Siegen, Germany, April 2007.


Marie-Skłodowska-Curie Research Fellow, Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, UK (2016–2017)

Postdoctoral Researcher, Satellite Oceanography Lab and Ocean Modelling and Prediction Lab, College of Marine Science, University of South Florida, USA (2013–2016)

Postdoctoral Researcher, Research Institute for Water and Environment & Research Centre Shaping the Future, University of Siegen, Germany (2012–2013)