Hydrological Sciences

Paul Vandôme

Paul Vandôme is an Agronomist and PhD candidate in Water Sciences. He is particularly engaged with rural development tools, infrastructures and strategies for better agricultural water management.

Making measurements accessible through low-tech hydro sensors: a step towards better agricultural water management?

3D printers producing the casing for the low-tech hydro sensors. © P.Vandôme

“We can’t manage what we can’t measure”, said Peter Drucker, the founder of business management. Let’s see whether this applies to water management as well – especially agricultural water management. As part of my PhD project, I am wondering to what extent new (or alternative) hydro sensors may contribute to the improvement of the performance of irrigated agriculture.  As t ...[Read More]