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Shehan Morandage


Master of Science (MSc)

Shehan Morandage

Ph.D. Student in B4


FZ Jülich
Institute of Bio and Geosciences
Agrosphere (IBG-3)

52425 Jülich


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SFB/TR32 - Project affiliations

X1 - B4

MGK - Integrated Research Training Group (IRTG) – all doctoral students

Doctoral research topic

Project start date: 09/2015

Ttitle:3D Integrative Modelling and Upscaling of Root Water Uptake

Advisor: Prof. Dr. Andrea Schnepf, Prof. Dr. Jan Vanderborght

Other doctoral committee members: Dr.Guillaume Lobet

Scientific interests

  • Root architectural modelling
  • Root water uptake
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  • 4th


2012-2014: Master´s degree, University of Göttingen

Thesis title: 3D - Numerical Groundwater Flow Model of Wadi Qilt and its Adjacent Catchments

Fieldwork / Research assignments

  • 1st
  • 2nd
  • 3rd
  • 4th


(past jobs)

Professional memberships

  • …. Union /
  • …. Gesellschaft / Vereinigung

Conference contributions

Shehan Morandage, Andrea Schnepf, Jan Vanderborght, Mathieu Javaux, Daniel Leitner, Harry Vereecken, 2016. Virtual experiments on root sampling methods to infer the specific root traits by inverse modelling, Fourth international conference on biohydrology 2016, 13-16 September 2016 Almeria, Spain,Poster presentation


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