News and Upcoming Events

Apply for a funded PhD position in flood risk science with RSS-Hydro & University of Bologna!
Apply by August 15 2018! Click here for details about position and how to apply!

ICT Spring Europe 2018
May 15-16 2018 | Luxembourg, Luxembourg 

May 22-24 2018 | Boulder (CO), USA

June 25-27 2018 | Delft, The Netherlands

September 25-27 2018 | Washington D.C., USA


Private Research Institute

RSS-Hydro has been accredited by the Luxembourg government as a Private Research Institute.


Research Mission

As a research institute, RSS-Hydro works with and trains graduate students, PhD candidates and postdoctoral researchers in individual fields, and encourage researchers from different disciplines and institutions to work together to advance the scientific fields of flood hydrology and find sustainable solutions to address society’s needs.

The research institute is involved in numerous international research collaborations and integrates practical and academic experience, so that we can work on applied science projects in partnership with business, government and community sectors.

Academic & Research Partners

Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST)

School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol (United Kingdom)

INSTAAR, University of Colorado Boulder (CO, USA)

Dartmouth Flood Observatory (CU Boulder, CO, USA)

Global Flood Partnership (GFP)

CEOS (Committee on Earth Observation Satellites)

Luxembourg National Research Fund (FNR)