On May 18th Slavco Velickov
successfully defended his
PhD Thesis 'Non-Lineair Dynamics and Chaos with Applications to Hydrodynamics and Hydrological Modelling'
After the Public Defence, a reception was held at UNESCO-IHE
, where all those present had the opportunity to congratulate Dr. Velickov
family.Slavco VelickovSlavco Velickov received his B.Sc. degree in Hydraulic Engineering from "St.
Ciril & Methodius" University at the Faculty of Civil Engineering
in Skopje, Macedonia in 1993.From 1993 till 1998 he worked as an assistant professor at the Faculty of Civil Engineering teaching computational hydraulics, hydrological modeling and river engineering.
During the period of 1994-1996 he
finished postgraduate studies at the same University and successfully defended his
M.Sc. thesis entitled as "Distributed Hydrological Modelling using GIS".As from September 1996 he joined the Hydroinformatics section at the International Institute for Infrastructural, Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering (IHE) and also obtained M.Sc. degree in hydroinformatics in 1998 related to internet computing.Starting from June 1998, he continued to work at IHE (currently UNESCO-IHE Institute for Water Education) as a lecturer in hydroinformatics.
In addition to teaching activities, he
was also involved in various research projects including supervision and guidance of students.As from September 2003 he joined the SKF Research and Engineering Centre in Nieuwegein, the Netherlands.