Category Archives: Streams of Thought

Community advice to young hydrologists

Scott T. Allen and Wouter R. Berghuijs ETH Zurich (, Published 17 October 2017, Download PDF Version Early career hydrologists can benefit from the advice of others who are more advanced in their careers. We have solicited short answers from established … Continue reading

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Early Career Events at IAHS 2017, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

A –Streams of Thought– contribution by  Tim van Emmerik & Nilay Dogulu. From 10 to 14 July, 2017, the Scientific Assembly of the International Association of Hydrological Sciences (IAHS) took place in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. For the first time, YHS organized … Continue reading

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Meet the Expert in Hydrology: Is research at different spatial scales connected?

A –Streams of Thought– contribution by  Wouter Knoben, Shaun Harrigan, David Wright, Wouter Berghuijs Scaling (i.e. the transfer of knowledge across scales) and scale issues (i.e. the associated problems) are at the heart of most hydrologic puzzles. In the most recent … Continue reading

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10 guidelines for an awesome poster

A –Streams of Thought– contribution by Andrea Popp. A scientific poster is a visual communication tool summarizing your work and encouraging conversation with colleagues. However, posters are often poorly designed, e.g., they are densely packed and overloaded with text. This makes … Continue reading

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Why every scientist should make a science video

A –Streams of Thought– contribution by Yvonne Smit.  As a kid imagining a scientist, we always thought of a professor with messy grey hair, weird glasses, handling all sorts of flasks with chemicals in it (including an explosion once in a … Continue reading

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