Published in 2020:

Pauwels, I.; Baeyens, R.; Toming, G.; Schneider. M.; Buysse D., Coeck, J.; Tuhtan, J. (2020).
Multi-Species Assessment of Injury, Mortality, and Physical Conditions during Downstream Passage through a Large Archimedes Hydrodynamic Screw (Albert Canal, Belgium)
Sustainability 2020, 12(20), 8722. Link to publication

Vergeynst, J.; Pauwels, I.; Baeyens, R.; Mouton, A.; De Mulder, T.; Nopens, I. (2020).
Shipping canals on the downstream migration route of European eel (Anguilla anguilla): Opportunity or bottleneck?
Ecology of Freshwater Fish 2020. Link to publication

Vergeynst, J.; Vanwyck, T.; Baeyens, R.; De Mulder, T.; Nopens, I.; Mouton, A.; Pauwels, I. (2020)
Acoustic positioning in a reflective environment: going beyond point-by-point algorithms,
Animal Biotelemetry, 8(1). Link to publication

Boavida, I.; Díaz-Redondo, M.; Fuentes-Pérez, J.F.; Hayes, D.S.; Jesus, J.; Moreira, M.; Belmar, O.; Vila-Martínez, N.; Palau-Nadal, A.; Costa, M.J. (2020)
Ecohydraulics of river flow alterations and impacts on freshwater fish,
Limnetica, 39(1). Link to publication

Venus, T.; Smialek, N.; Pander, J.; Harby, A.; Geist, J. (2020)
Evaluating Cost Trade-Offs between Hydropower and Fish Passage Mitigation,
Sustainability, 12(20). Link to publication

Boavida, I.; Ambrósio, F.; Costa, M.J.; Quaresma, A.; Portela, M.M.; Pinheiro, A.; Godinho, F. (2020)
Habitat Use by Pseudochondrostoma duriense and Squalius carolitertii Downstream of a Small-Scale Hydropower Plant,
Water, 12(9). Link to publication

Moreira, M.; Schletterer, M.; Quaresma, A.; Boavida, I.; Pinheiro, A. (2020)
New insights into hydropeaking mitigation assessment from a diversion hydropower plant: The GKI project (Tyrol, Austria),
Ecological Engineering, 158. Link to publication

Vergeynst, J.; Baktoft, H.; Mouton, A.; De Mulder, T.; Nopens I.; Pauwels, I. (2020)
The influence of system settings on positioning accuracy in acoustic telemetry, using the YAPS algorithm,
Animal Biotelemetry, 8(25). Link to publication

Venus, T.; Hinzmann, M.; Bakken, T.R.; Gerdes, H.; Godinho, F.; Hansen, B.; Pinheiro, A.; Sauer, J. (2020)
The public's perception of run-of-the-river hydropower across Europe,
Energy Policy, 140. Link to publication

Dodd, J.R.; Bolland, J.D.; Hateley, J.; Cowx, I.G.; Walton, S.E.; Cattaneo, M.E.G.V.; Noble, R. (2020)
Upstream passage of adult sea trout (Salmo trutta) at a low-head weir with an Archimedean screw hydropower turbine and co-located fish pass,
Marine and Freshwater Research, 69(12). Link to publication

Lemkecher, F.; Chatellier, L.; Courret, D.; David, L. (2020).
Contribution of Different Elements of Inclined Trash Racks to Head Losses Modeling
Water 2020, 12(4), 966. Link to publication

Van Treeck, R.; Van Wichelen, J.; Wolter, C. (2020).
Fish species sensitivity classification for environmental impact assessment, conservation and restoration planning
Science of The Total Environment, 708, 2020. Link to publication

Meister, J.; Fuchs, H.; Beck, C.; Albayrak, I.; Boes, R. M. (2020).
Head losses of Horizontal Bar Racks as Fish Guidance Structures
Water, 12(2), 475, 1-22. Link to publication

Meister, J.; Fuchs, H.; Beck, C.; Albayrak, I.; Boes, R. M. (2020).
Velocity fields at Horizontal Bar Racks as Fish Guidance Structures.
Water, 12(1), 280, 1-22. Link to publication

Moreira, M.; Costa, M. J.; Valbuena-Castro, J.; Pinheiro, A. N.; Boavida, I.
Cover or Velocity: What Triggers Iberian Barbel (Luciobarbus Bocagei) Refuge Selection under Experimental Hydropeaking Conditions?
Water 2020, 12(2), 317. Link to publication

 

Published in 2019:

Claudia Beck, Ismail Albayrak, Julian Meister, Robert M. Boes,
Hydraulic performance of fish guidance structures with curved bars – Part 1: head loss assessment,
Journal of Hydraulic Research. Link to publication

Claudia Beck, Ismail Albayrak, Julian Meister, Robert M. Boes,
Hydraulic performance of fish guidance structures with curved bars – Part 2: flow fields,
Journal of Hydraulic Research. Link to publication

Jenna Vergeynst, Ine Pauwels, Raf Baeyens, Johan Coeck, Ingmar Nopens, Tom De Mulder, Ans Mouton,
The impact of intermediate-head navigation locks on downstream fish passage,
River Research and Applications, 35(3). Link to publication

Claudia Beck, Julian Meister, Helge Fuchs, Ismail Albayrak, Robert M. Boes,
Comment on “Experimental hydraulics on fish-friendly trash-racks: An ecological approach” (M Szabo-Meszaros, CU Navaratnam, J Aberle, AT Silva, T Forseth, O Calles, H-P Fjeldstad, K Alfredsen, Ecol Eng, 113, 2018, 11–20),
Ecological Engineering, 130. Link to publication

Miguel Moreira, Daniel S. Hayes, Isabel Boavida, Martin Schletterer, Stefan Schmutz, António Pinheiro.
Ecologically-based criteria for hydropeaking mitigation: A review,
Science of The Total Environment, 657. Link to publication

Albayrak, I.; Beck, C.; Kriewitz-Byun, C. R.; Doessegger, A.; Boes, R. M. (2019).
Downstream Fish Passage Technologies for Medium-To-Large Hydropower Plants: Part II
Hydro Energy & Sustainability Conference (HydroES 2019), Grenoble, France, January 29-30 , 2019. Link to publication

Beck, C. (2019).
Hydraulic and fish-biological performance of fish guidance structures with curved bars
38th International Association for Hydro-Environmental Engineering and Research World Congress (IAHR 2019), Panama City, Panama. Link to publication

Costa, M. J.; Fuentes-Pérez, j. F.; Boavida, I.; Tuhtan, J. A.; Pinheiro, A. N. (2019).
Fish under pressure: Examining behavioural responses of Iberian barbel under simulated hydropeaking with instream structures
PLoS ONE, 14 (1). Link to publication

Costa, M.J.; Pinheiro, A.N.; Boavida, I. (2019).
Habitat Enhancement Solutions for Iberian Cyprinids Affected by Hydropeaking: Insights from Flume Research
Sustainability, 11(24), 6998. Link to publication

David, L.; Lemkecher, F.; Chatellier, L.; Dewitte, M.; Courret, D.; Doessegger, A. (2019).
Downstream fish passage technologies for SMALL-to-MEDIUM hydropower plants: Part I.
Hydro Energy & Sustainability Conference (HydroES 2019), Grenoble, France, January 29-30 , 2019. Download publication (600 kB)

Detert, M.; Cao, L.; Albayrak, I. (2019).
Airborne Image Velocimetry Measurements at the Hydropower Plant Schiffmühle on Limmat River, Switzerland
Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium and Exhibition on Hydro-Environment Sensors and Software, HydroSenSoft 2019. Link to publication

Meister, J.; Fuchs, H.; Albayrak, I.; Boes, R. M. (2019).
Hydraulics of horizontal bar racks for fish downstream migration
38th International Association for Hydro-Environmental Engineering and Research World Congress (IAHR 2019), Panama City, Panama. Link to publication

Rachelly, C., Albayrak, I., Boes, R. M., Weitbrecht, V. (2019).
Bed-Load Diversion with a Vortex Tube System
38th International Association for Hydro-Environmental Engineering and Research World Congress (IAHR 2019), Panama City, Panama, September 1-6, 2019. Link to publication

Smialek, N.; Pander, J.; Mueller, M.; Van Treeck, R.; Wolter, C.; Geist, J. (2019).
Do We Know Enough to Save European Riverine Fish?—A Systematic Review on Autecological Requirements During Critical Life Stages of 10 Rheophilic Species at Risk
Sustainability, 2019, 11 (18), 5011. Linkt to publication

 

Published in 2018:

M.J. Costa, I. Boavida, V. Almeida, S.J. Cooke, A. Pinheiro,
Do artificial velocity refuges mitigate the physiological and behavioural consequences of hydropeaking on a freshwater Iberian cyprinid?,
Ecohydrology, , Link to publication

Manon Dewitte, Laurent David, Eleftheria Kampa, Yohann Coeck,
Le projet FIThydro : une initiative européenne pour une hydroélectricité durable et respectueuse des poissons,
La Houille Blanche, 4, Link to publication

Sylvie Tomanova, Dominique Courret, Alain Alric, Eric De Oliveira, Thierry Lagarrigue, Stéphane Tétard,
Protecting efficiently sea-migrating salmon smolts from entering hydropower plant turbines with inclined or oriented low bar spacing racks,
Ecological Engineering, 122, Link to publication

Francisco Javier Bravo-Córdoba, Francisco Javier Sanz-Ronda, Jorge Ruiz-Legazpi, Jorge Valbuena-Castro, Sergio Makrakis,
Vertical slot versus submerged notch with bottom orifice: Looking for the best technical fishway type for Mediterranean barbels,
Ecological Engineering, 122, Link to publication

Albayrak, I.; Beck, C.; Meister, J.; Fuchs, H.; Boes, R. M. (2018).
Downstream fish passage at hydropower plants by means of fish guidance structures
Hydro 2018: Progress through Partnerships – Hydropower & Dams, Gdansk, Poland. Link to publication

Ballu, A.; Pineau, G.; Calluaud, D.; David, L. (2018).
Influence of macro-roughnesses on vertical slot fishways
7th IAHR International Symposium on Hydraulic Structures, Aachen, Germany, 15-18 May. Download publication (2MB)

Beck, C.; Albayrak, I.; Boes, R. M. (2018).
Improved Hydraulic Performance of Fish Guidance Structures with Innovative Bar Design
12th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics (ISE 2018), Tokyo, Japan, August 19-24, 2018. Link to publication

Dewitte, M.; David, L.; Kampa, E.; Coeck, Y. (2018).
Le project FIThydro: une initiative européenne pour une hydroélectricité durable et respectueuse des poissons
Le Houille Blanche, 4, 77-79. Download publication (400 kB)

Fuentes-Pérez, J. F.; Eckert, M.; Tuhtan, J. A.; Ferreira, M. A.; Kruusmaa, M.; Branco, P. (2018).
Spatial preferences of Iberian barbel in a vertical slot fishway under varaible hydrodynamic scenarios
Ecologic Engineering, 125, 131-142. Link to publication

Fuentes-Pérez, J. F.; Silva, A. T.; Tuhtan, J. A; García-Vega, A.; Carbonell-Baeza, R.; Musall, M.; Kruusmaa, M. (2018).
3D modelling of non-uniform and turbulent flow in vertical slot fishways.
Environmental Modelling & Software, 99, 156-169. Link to publication

Geiger, F.; Cuchet, M.; Rutschmann, P. (2018).
Fish behavior and fish guidance at hydropower intake screens for fish downstream passage
E3S Web of Conferences 40, 03041, 2018. Link to publication

Kriewitz-Byun, C. R.; Tuthan, J. A.; Gert, T.; Albayrak, I.; Kammerer, S.; Vetsch, D. F.; Peter, A.; Stoltz, U.; Gabl, W.; Marbacher, D. (2018).
Research Overview on Multi-Species Downstream Migration Measures at the Fithydro Test Case HPP Bannwil
12th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics (ISE 2018), Tokyo, Japan, August 19-24, 2018. Link to publication

Lemkecher, F.; David, L.; Courret, D.; Chatellier, L. (2018).
Field measurements of the attractivity of bypasses for fishfriendly trashrack
E3S Web of Conferences 40, 03039. Link to publication

Meister, J.; Fuchs, H.; Albayrak, I.; Boes, R. M. (2018).
Horizontal Bar Rack Bypass Systems for Fish Downstream Migration: State of Knowledge, Limitations, and Gaps
12th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics (ISE 2018), Tokyo, Japan, August 19-24, 2018. Link to publication

Pander, J. and Geist, J. (2018).
The Contribution of Different Restored Habitats to Fish Diversity and Population in a Highly Modified River: A Case Study from the River Günz.
Water, 10 (9), 156-169. Link to publication

Ruiz-Legazpi J., Sanz-Ronda F. J., Bravo-Córdoba F. J., Fuentes-Pérez J. F., Castro-Santos T. (2018).
Influencia de factores ambientales y biométricos en la capacidad de nado del barbo ibérico (Luciobarbus bocagei Steindachner, 1864), un ciprínido potamódromo endémico de la Península Ibérica.
Limnetica, 37, 2; 251-265. Download publication (2.5 MB)

Tuhtan, J. A., Fuentes-Perez, J. F., Toming, G., Schneider, M., & Schletterer, M. (2018).
Ein Fisch ist kein Punkt: Analyse von Strömungssignaturen in Fischaufstiegsanlagen mit einem Seitenlinien Sensor. 
WASSERWIRTSCHAFT-STUTTGART-, 108(2), 48-53. Download publication (600 kB)

Tuhtan, J. A.; Fuentes-Perez,J. F.; Toming, G.; Schneider, M.; Schwarzenberger, R.; Schletterer, M.; Kruusmaa, M. (2018).
Man-made flows from a fish’s perspective: autonomous classification of turbulent fishway flows with field data collected using an artificial lateral line. 
Bioinspiration & biomimetics, 13. article in TUT official repository

 

Published in 2017:

Egg, L.; Mueller, M.; Pander, J.; Knott, J.; Geist, J. (2017).
Improving European Silver Eel (Anguilla anguilla) downstream migration by undershot sluice gate management at a small-scalehydropower plant.
Ecological Engineering 106; 349–357. Link to publication

Mueller, M.; Pander, J.; Geist, J. (2017).
Evaluation of external fish injury caused by hydropower plants based on a novel field-based protocol.
Fisheries Management and Ecology, 24, 240-255. Link to publication

Pander, J.; Mueller, M.; Knott, J.; Geist, J. (2017).
Catch-related fish injury and catch efficiency of stow-net-based fish recovery installations for fish-monitoring at hydropower plants.
Fisheries Management and Ecology, 25, 31-43. Link to publication

Schwarzwälder, K.; Abo-El-Wafa, H., Rutschmann, P. (2017).
FITHydro-Projekt untersucht Auswirkungen von Wasserkraft auf die Fließgewässerökologie.
WASSERWIRTSCHAFT  Technik - Forschung - Praxis. Download publication (80 kB)

Schwarzwälder, K., Abo-El-Wafa, H.; Rutschmann, P. (2017).
FIThydro – neue Ansätze und Bewertungen für das Sedimentmanagement als Bestandteil der Betriebsstrategie an Wasserkraftanlagen.
WASSERWIRTSCHAFT  Technik - Forschung - Praxis. Download publication (400 kB)