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Hans Jørgen Henriksen
Hans Jørgen Henriksen

Technical University of Denmark, 1982, M.Sc. in Civil Engineering
Roskilde University, 2005, MPO ¿ Master of Psychology of Organization

  • Sustainable groundwater abstraction (aquifer safe yield and environmental flow requirements)
    Numerical groundwater and surface water modelling
    Adaptive and integrated water resource management
    Capacity development - disaster risk reduction
    Climate change impacts and adaptation (hydrology and groundwater)

Books and book chapters:
Hare, M, van Bers, C and Henriksen, H.J. (2013) A source for CATALYST knowledge products: the CATALYST think tank. (2013) in: Hare, M, van Bers, C and Mysiak, J (2013) A best practices notebook for disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation: Insights for policy and practice from the CATALYST Project. 17-21

Henriksen, H.J., and Refsgaard, J.C. (2013) Sustainable groundwater abstraction, review report, GEUS rapport nr. 30/2013

Henriksen, H.J., Rosenbom, A., van der Keur, P., Olesen, J.E., Jørgensen, L.J. ,Kjær, J., Sonnenborg, T.O. and Christensen, O.B. (2013) Prediction of climatic impacts on pesticide leaching to the aquatic environments, Miljøstyrelsen

Henriksen, H.J., Sonnenborg, T.O., Johnsen, R., Pedersen, J., Blæsbjerg, H., Rasmussen, K. og Sørensen, I., (2013) Koncept for integreret vurdering og styring af risikoen for klimagenererede grundvandsoversvømmelser af punktkildeforureninger i kystzonen, Naturstyrelsen

Mysiak, J., Henriksen, H.J., Sullivan, C., Bromley, J. and Pahl-Wostl, C. (2009) The adaptive water resource management handbook, Earthscan


Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland (GEUS)
Senior Advisor; hydrology, Department of Hydrology

Hydrologist, Environmental Department

Tage Sørensen Consulting Company Ltd

Danish Land Development Company (Hedeselskabet)
Hydrologist, Hydrometrical Department

Management of Research Projects and Assignments ¿ selected record:

Groundwater quantitative status assessment, second river basin management plan, Water Framework Directive, Danish Nature Agency

CATALYST Capacity Development for Hazard Risk Reduction and Adaptation, Theme ENV.2011.1.3.4-1 European Commission, Seventh Framework Program
Sustainable groundwater abstraction, review report for Six Danish Water Companies

National hydrological modelling of climate change effects on groundwater levels and extreme runoff, Danish Nature Agency

Concept for integrated assessment and risk management in relation to point sources, KIMONO, Danish Nature Agency

Climate change impacts on pesticide leaching to the aquatic environment, PRECIOUS, Danish Environmental Protection Agency

New approaches to adaptive management under uncertainty, NEWATER EC contract no. 511179 GOCE, Work block leader

  • Taviani, S. & Henriksen, H.J. 2015: The application of a groundwater/surface-water model to test the vulnerability of Bracciano Lake (near Rome, Italy) to climatic and water-use stresses. Hydrogeology Journal 23, 1481-1498.
  • Hare, M.P., van Bers, C., van der Keur, P., Henriksen, H.-J., Luther, J., Kuhlicke, C., Jaspers, F., Terwisscha van Scheltinga, C., Mysiak, J., Calliari, E., Warner, K., Daniel, H., Coppola, J. & McGrath, P.F. 2014: CATALYST ¿ a multi-regional stakeholder Think Tank for fostering capacity development in disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences 14, 2157-2163.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Rasmussen, P. Brandt, G., von Bülow, D. & Jensen, F.V. 2007: Public participation modelling using Bayesian belief networks in management of groundwater contamination. Environmental Modelling and Software 22, 1101-1113.
  • Olsen, M., Troldborg, L., Henriksen, H.J., Conallin, J., Refsgaard, J.C. & Bøgh, E. 2013: Evaluation of a typical hydrological model in relation to environmental flows. Journal of Hydrology 507, 52-62.
  • van der Keur, P., Henriksen, H.J., Refsgaard, J.C., Brugnach, M., Pahl-Wostl, C., DeWulf, A. & Buiteveld, H. 2008: Identification of major sources of uncertainty in current IWRM practice. Illustrated for the Rhine Basin. Water Resources Management 22, 1677-1708.
  • Kelly R.A., Jakeman A.J., Barreteau, O., Borsuk, M.E., El Sawah, S., Hamilton, S.H., Henriksen H.J., Kuikka, S., Maier, H.R., Rizzoli, A.E., van Delden, H. & Voinov, A.A. 2013: Selecting among five common modelling approaches for integrated environmental assessment and management. Environmental Modelling & Software 47, 159-181.
  • Højberg, A.L., Troldborg, L., Stisen, S., Christensen, B.B.S. & Henriksen, H.J. 2013: Stakeholder driven update and improvement of a national water resources model. Environmental Modelling & Software 40, 202-213.
  • Stisen, S., Højberg, A.L., Troldborg, L., Refsgaard, J.C., Christensen, B.S B., Olsen, M. & Henriksen, H.J. 2012: On the importance of appropriate precipitation gauge catch correction for hydrological modelling at mid to high latitudes. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 16, 4157-4176.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Troldborg, L., Møller, R.R. & Jørgensen, F. 2012: Ex-post evaluation of an innovative 3D modeling approach for analysis of climate change effects on groundwater capture zones. 39th International Association of Hydrogeologists Congress. 16-21 September, 2012. Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. IAH & Canadian National Chapter. Congress Program and Abstracts..
  • Farmani, R., Henriksen, H.J., Savic, D. & Butler, D. 2012: An evolutionary Bayesian belief network methodology for participatory decision making under uncertainty: An application to groundwater management. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 8(3), 456-461.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Zorrilla-Miras, P., de la Hera, A. & Brugnach, M. 2012: Use of Bayesian Belief Networks for dealing with ambiguity in integrated groundwater management. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 8(3), 430-444.
  • Barton, D.N., Kuikka, S., Varis, O., Uusitalo, L., Henriksen, H.J., Borsuk, M., de la Hera, A., Farmani, R., Johnson, S. & Linnell, J.D.C. 2012: Bayesian Networks in Environmental and Resource Management. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 8(3), 418-249.
  • Brugnach, M., Dewulf, A., Henriksen, H.J. & van der Keur, P. 2011: More is not always better: Coping with ambiguity in natural resources management. Journal of Environmental Management 92(1), 78-84.
  • van der Keur, P., Brugnach, M., Dewulf, A., Refsgaard, J.C., Zorilla, P., Poolman, M., Isendahl, N., Raadgever, G.T., Henriksen, H.J., Warmink, J.J., Lamers, M. & Mysiak, J. 2010: Identifying Uncertainty Guidelines for Supporting Policy Making inWater Management Illustrated for Upper Guadiana and Rhine Basins. Water Resources Management 24(10), 3901-3937.
  • Zorrilla, P., Carmona, G., de la Hera, A., Varela-Ortega, C., Martínez-Santos, P., Bromley, J. & Henriksen, H.J. 2010: Evaluation of bayesian networks as a tool for participatory water resources management: application to the Upper Guadiana basin in Spain. Ecology and Society 15(3)..
  • Martínez-Santos, P., Henriksen, H.J., Zorrilla, P. & Martínez-Alfaro, P.E. 2010: Comparative reflections on the use of modelling tools in conflictive water management settings: The Mancha Occidental aquifer, Spain. Environmental Modelling & Software 25(11), 1439-1449.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Refsgaard, J.C., Højberg, A.L., Ferrand, N., Gijsbers, P. & Scholten, H. 2009: Harmonised principles for public participation in quality assurance of integrated water resources modelling. Water Resource Management 23, 2539 - 2554.
  • Farmani, R., Henriksen, H.J. & Savic, D. 2009: An evolutionary Bayesian belief network methodology for optimum management of groundwater contamination. Environmental Modelling & Software 24(3), 303-310.
  • Henriksen, H.J. & Barlebo, H.C. 2008: Reflections on the use of Bayesian belief networks for adaptive management. Journal of Environmental Management 88, 1025-1036.
  • Henriksen H.J. & Højberg, A. 2008: Model peer reviews and modeller-manager dialogues as an avenue for improved model credibility. In: Calibration and Reliability in Groundwater Modelling: Credibility and Modelling. IAHS Publication 320, 101-107.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Kjær, J., Brüsh, W., Jacobsen, L.B., Jensen, J.D., Grinderslev, D. & Andersen, P. 2007: Environmental benetifs and social cost - an example of combining Bayesian networks adn economic models for analysing pesticide management instruments. Nordic Hydrology 38(5), 351-371.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Troldborg, L., Højberg, A.L. & Refsgaard, J.C. 2008: Assessment of exploitable groundwater resources by use of ensamble resource indicators and numerical groundwater-surface water model [ publiceret on-line: doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol09.056]. Journal of Hydrology 348(2), 224-240.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Rasmussen, P., Bromley, J., Portilo, A. de la Hera. & Llamas, M.R. 2007: Bayesian belief networks as a tool for participatory integrated assessment and adaptive groundwater management: the Upper Guadiana Basin, Spain. In: Sønderholm, M. & Higgins, A.K.(eds): Review of Survey activities 2006. Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland Bulletin 13, 69-72.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Rasmussen, P., Brandt, G., Bülow, D.v. & Jensen F.V. 2006: Public Participation modelling using Bayesian networks in management of groundwater contamination. Environmental Modelling & Software.. Elsevier [on-line publication].
  • Refsgaard, J.C., Henriksen, H.J., Harrar, W.G., Scholten, H. & Kassahun, A. 2005: Quality assurance in model based water management - review of existing practice and outline of new approaches. Environmental Modelling & Software(20), 1201-1215.
  • Harrar, W.G., Sonnenborg, T.O. & Henriksen, H.J. 2003: Capture zone, travel time, and solute transport model predictions using inverse modeling and different geological models. Hydrogeology Journal 11(5), 536-548.
  • Refsgaard, J.C. & Henriksen, H.J. 2004: Modelling guidelines - terminology and guiding principles. Advances in Water Resources 27(1), 71-82.
  • Henriksen, H.J., Troldborg, L., Nyegaard, P., Sonnenborg, T.O., Refsgaard, J.C. & Madsen, B. 2003: Methodology for construction, calibration and validation of a national hydrological model for Denmark. Journal of Hydrology 280, 52-71.
  • Sonnenborg, T.O., Christensen, B.S.B., Nyegaard, P., Henriksen, H.J. & Refsgaard, J.C. 2003: Transient modeling of regional groundwater flow using parameter estimates from steady-state automatic calibration. Journal of Hydrology 273, 188-204.
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