Bernard Voortman MSc

Bernard Voortman MSc

  • Scientific researcher
  • Project manager

Bernard Voortman is a hydrologist and project manager on the ecohydrology team. His expertise includes measuring and modelling evaporation, simulating vadose zone flows and determining groundwater supplementation. By creating a strong combination between field measurements, laboratory research and hydrological models, he researches interactions between atmosphere, vegetation, soil and groundwater. Among other things, his research has led to an ingenious measuring system to determine the evaporation and new insights into the evaporation patterns of natural vegetation.