Vasileios Christelis

Mr Vasileios Christelis

Groundwater/Hydrological Modeller

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3162

E-mail Vasileios Christelis


  •  2016 – ongoing : Groundwater/Hydrological Modeller, British Geological Survey, UK
  • PhD candidate, National Technical University of Athens, Greece, Water Resources Management
  • MSc, University of Sheffield, UK, Environmental Management of Land and Water
  • 5-years degree, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece, Environmental Engineering

Research interests

  • Coastal aquifer simulation and management
  • Simulation-Optimization methods
  • Surrogate Modelling
  • Groundwater drought modelling

Key papers

Kopsiaftis, G, Tigkas, D, CHRISTELIS, V, Vangelis, H, 2017. Assessment of drought impacts on semi-arid coastal aquifers of the Mediterranean. Journal of Arid Environments.

CHRISTELIS, V, Mantoglou, A, 2016. Pumping Optimization of Coastal Aquifers Assisted by Adaptive Metamodelling Methods and Radial Basis Functions. Water Resources Management. doi:10.1007/s11269-016-1337-3

Tigkas, D, CHRISTELIS, V, Tsakiris, G, 2016. Comparative study of evolutionary algorithms for the automatic calibration of the Medbasin-D conceptual hydrological model. Environmental Processes. doi:10.1007/s40710-016-0147-1

CHRISTELIS, V, Mantoglou, A, 2016. Coastal Aquifer Management Based on the Joint use of Density-Dependent and Sharp Interface Models. Water Resources Management. doi:10.1007/s11269-015-1195-4

CHRISTELIS, V, Bellos, V, Tsakiris, G, 2016. Employing surrogate modelling for the calibration of a 2D flood simulation model. Sustainable Hydraulics in the Era of Global Change: Proceedings of the 4th IAHR Europe Congress, Liege

CHRISTELIS, V, Kopsiaftis, G, Mantoglou, A, 2012. Coastal aquifer management under drought conditions considering aquifer spatial variability. IAHS-AISH publication, 293-297