Dirk Vries PhD MSc

Dirk Vries PhD MSc

  • Scientific researcher

Dirk Vries has been a researcher on the Drinking Water Treatment team, in the Water Systems and Technology department. His specialties include modelling, data analysis and systems and control theory. In recent years, Dirk has focused on modelling rapid filtration and eutectic freeze crystallisation, development of statistic relationships between organic (micro)pollutants and removal efficiency of water treatment techniques (QSARs), and the use of (big) data techniques. In addition to his position at KWR, Dirk promotes the lessons and success stories surrounding the use of automation, IT and models in the water sector by means of his membership and Chairmanship of the theme group ‘IT Applications in the Water Sector’ of the royal Dutch association for networking in the water sector (KNW).