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RIBES 5th Network School

Last week, RIBES 5th Network School was organized in Karlstad, Sweden. One week of lectures, workshops, discussions, and field visits culminated with ESR presentations at the Vattendagarna conference.

RIBES 4th Network School

RIBES 4th Network School was organized by IGB Berlin by the Tagliamento River in Northern Italy. It was an intense and interesting week of lectures, Early Stage Researcher presentations and workshops. 

Paper: Fish body geometry reduces the upstream velocity profile in subcritical flowing waters

RIBES Early Stage Researcher Ali Hassan Khan, his supervisor Jeffrey Tuhtan, and co-supervisor Gert Tuming, are all co-authors on a recently published paper titled "Fish body geometry reduces the upstream velocity profile in subcritical flowing waters".

Paper: CFD model for the investigation of flow environments experienced by fish

RIBES Early Stage Researcher Ali Hassan Khan and colleagues have recently published a paper titled "An open 3D CFD model for the investigation of flow environments experienced by freshwater fish".

RIBES 3rd Network School

RIBES 3rd Network School has just finished. It has been an intense week of lectures, presentations and workshops organized by Ghent University over Zoom. 

RIBES Open Lecture: The high-throughput revolution in movement ecology

In relation to the upcoming RIBES Network School 3, Professor Ran Nathan from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, will give an open keynote lecture titled "The high-throughput revolution in movement ecology". The lecture will be given on Tuesday 8 February 2022, 17-18h (CET) over zoom. 

Stress and fish in Italy

RIBES early stage researcher Sophia Schumann from the University of Padova is, among several other tiopics on fish and stress, working on biomonitoring PFAS contamination in the Veneto region. 

RIBES Public Lecture - Fish in turbulent flow

As part of RIBES 2nd Network School, Christos Katopodis will give an online public lecture on the topic of "Fish in turbulent flow". The lecture wiil be given on 21 September at 18:00 (CEST) and is open for anyone interested upon registration.

Gloria Mozzi's RIBES story

Gloria Mozzi is a mechanical engineer and a hydrogeologist, and a RIBES early stage researcher hosted by Politecnico di Torino. Within RIBES she studies collective behaviour, particularly the school's structure and group swimming performances in different hydrodynamic environments. Here she writes about her background and current work. 

My RIBES story: Jelger Elings

Jelger Elings is a biologist and a RIBES early stage researcher. He is hosted by the Ghent University and his project is focused on fish behaviour in the vicinity of hydropower installations and the accompanying fishways.. Here he writes about his background and current work.