Dr. Nils Drønen, Chief Engineer at DHI, is an engineering and MIKE modelling specialist with more than 20 years of experience in erosion, flooding, coastal protection, and climate adaptation of coastal areas.
Currently, Dr. Drønen focuses on the interaction between multiple sources of flooding (sea-level rise, tides, storm surges, river runoff and cloudbursts) and estimation of damage losses and mitigation against flooding in urban and inland areas near the coast.
Dr. Drønen is an authorised DHI trainer and has trained numerous professionals in morphological modelling and shoreline management worldwide.
PhD, Coastal Morphology Modelling, Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
MSc. Eng., Environmental and Coastal Engineering, Technical University of Denmark (DTU)