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Yannic Fuchs, M.Sc.

Technical University of Munich

Chair of Hydraulic Construction and Water Management (Prof. Rutschmann)

Curriculum Vitae

since 01/2019 Research associate at the chair of hydraulic and water resources engineering 
2016 - 2019 M.Sc. Environmental Engineering, TUM
  Master`s Thesis:
  Transport behaviour of fine sand and plastic granulate in a nature-model-comparison
2012 - 2016 B.Sc. Environmental Engineering, TUM
  Bachelor`s Thesis:
  Influence of vegetation on the river morphology
2015 Internship at WWA München
  Project: 
  Baseline study on flood protection measures at the Amper river in Moosburg a.d. Isar 
2012 Abitur
   

Awards

2019 Max-von-Pettenkofer-Award 2019 (DWA-Regional Group Bayern) 
2012 DPG-Abitur-Award and DPG-Book-Award (German Physical Society)

 

Projects and fields of research

01/2019 - 06/2020 Retention potential study at the Inn river; subproject E: Solids at the Inn and Salzach rivers 
  Hydro-morphodynamic modelling
since 07/2020 RiverScreener: Macroplastic transport in flowing waters
  Physical models

 

Publications

2021

Schäfer, Stefan; Fuchs, Yannic; Rutschmann, Peter: Ähnlichkeit von Sohlformen bei Sand und Leichtgewichtsgranulat. (Similarity of Bed Forms for Sand and Lightweight Granules). – In: Tagungsband 2: Hochwasserschutz Sihl, Zürichsee, Limmat. Wasserbauliches Versuchswesen und Messtechnik ‒ Fischökologie ‒ Flussmorphologie, Session: Wasserbauliches Versuchswesen und Messtechnik, S. 409 ‒ 418. (VAW-Mitteilungen; 263), DOI 10.3929/ethz-b-000499752

 

Aguirre Iñiguez, Diego Vladimir; Fuchs, Yannic; Giehl, Stefan; Reisenbüchler, Markus; Schlagenhauser, Mathias; Bui, Minh Duc; Rutschmann, Peter: Vergleich zweier hydromorphologischer Modelle an der Staustufe Feldkirchen. (Comparison between two hydro-morphodynamic models for the Feldkirchen Reservoir). – In: Tagungsband 1: Strategie und Innovation in der Wasserkraft Gewässerschutz als Herausforderung für die Wasserkraft Naturgefahren, Session: Naturgefahren, S. 293 ‒ 302. (VAW-Mitteilungen; 262), DOI 10.3929/ethz-b-000499751

Supervision of theses and student projects (selection)

Master's Thesis  
2019 Optimisation of the management of a reservoir (flood retention basin) at the Vils river
Bachelor's Thesis  
2019 Sensitivity analyses in a hydro-morphodynamic model at the Inn river
2020 Data collection and mesh generation for hydromorphodynamic CFD simulations - Case study Obernach
2020 Fish habitat modelling using 2D-CFD - Investigation of the habitat quality at the Obernach
2020 Fish habitat modelling using 3D-CFD - Investigation of the habitat quality at the Obernach
2020 Transport of plastic particles in rivers - Literature Review
2021 Preliminary study to determine the distribution of transported macroplastic particles in water courses
   
Ongoing and available topics  
MT Flow signature of complex horizontal bar rakes
MT Stopping probability of diverse drift particles on complex horizontal bar rakes