Project leaders


  • Oct 2018 - Jan 2019

    WID monitoring pilot at PoR

  • Jul 2018

    MUDNET website is launched

  • Jun - Nov 2018

    5 monitoring campaigns at HPA

  • Apr 2018

    BIOMUD is launched

  • Dec 2017

    NAUTIMUD is launched

  • Oct 2017

    SONIMUD is launched

  • Dec 2016

    NWO proposal “Sailing through fluid mud” was granted

  • Nov 2016 - Jan 2017

    Monitoring campaign at PoR

  • Oct 2015

    RHEOMUD is launched

Research output

Lovato et al. (2018) Code Verification exercise for 2D Poiseuille flow with non-Newtonian fluid

In this study, a code verification exercise was performed on the implementation of the Herschel-Bulkley model, which was adopted as non-Newtonian model to simulate the dynamics of fluid mud.

Turnover of Organic Matter in Ports and Waterways: Project BIOMUD

Project BIOMUD in a nutshell

Kirichek (2018) How navigable are fluid mud layers?

The paper provides the state of the art on Navigation in ports and waterways with fluid mud layers