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Hendrik Haitjema

Professor Emeritus

Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1982
M.S., Delft University of Technology, The Netherlands, 1976

Awards, Honors & Certifications

  • SPEA Graduate Teaching Award, 1998, 2005
  • Teaching Excellence Recognition Award (TERA), 1998
  • SPEA Undergraduate Teaching Award, 1992
  • SPEA Graduate Teaching Award, 1992
  • Delft University of Technology Award of 350 guilders for special performance during the prepa¬ration of the Master's Thesis, 1976
  • Certified Hydrologist (groundwater) by the American Institute of Hydrology (AIH)

Professional Interests
Groundwater flow modeling, including regional groundwater flow systems, conjunctive surface water and groundwater flow modeling, three-dimensional groundwater flow, and saltwater intrusion problems. Emphasis on application of analytic functions to modeling groundwater flow, specifically the analytic element method

Selected Publications

  • “An exact solution for a line-sink in the presence of leakage or transient flow,” Maksym Gusyev and Henk Haitjema, Advances in Water Resources xxx (2011) xxx-xxx. (in press).
  • "Truncating cross-sectional groundwater models under wetlands” Henk Haitjema, Maksym Gusyev, and Mark Wilsnack, Journal of Hydrological Engineering, Vol. 15, No. 7, pp: 537 – 543, July 1, 2010.
  • “A hybrid finite difference and analytic element groundwater model” Henk Haitjema, Daniel Feinstein, Randy Hunt, and Maksym Gusyev, Ground Water, 48, no. 4: 538 – 548, 2010.
  • “Modeling Flow into Horizontal Wells in a Dupuit-Forchheimer model” Henk Haitjema, Sergey Kuzin, Vic Kelson, and Daniel Abrams, Ground Water, Vol. 48, No. 6, pages 878 – 883, 2010.