Edward Coltman

Scientific Assistant
Institute for Modelling Hydraulic and Environmental Systems
Department of Hydromechanics and Modelling of Hydrosystems


+49 711 685-64729
+49 711 685-60430

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Pfaffenwaldring 61
70569 Stuttgart
Room: 1.008

High school degree
Mai 2009 in Reading, MA (USA)
Remediation Engineer
September 2015 in Chelmsford MA (USA)
Civil Engineering, Bachelor Mai 2013 Tufts University, Medford, MA (USA)
Water Resources Engineering and Management, Master of Science November 2017 Universität Stuttgart (Germany)
since February 2018
Institute for Modelling Hydraulic and Environmental Systems, Universität Stuttgart


  1. article

    1. Yang, G., Coltman, E., Weishaupt, K., Terzis, A., Helmig, R., & Weigand, B. (2019). On the Beavers-Joseph interface condition for non-parallel coupled channel flow over a porous structure at high Reynolds numbers. Transport in Porous Media. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-019-01255-5
    2. Koch, T., Gläser, D., Weishaupt, K., Ackermann, S., Beck, M., Becker, B., Burbulla, S., Class, H., Coltman, E., Fetzer, T., Flemisch, B., Grüninger, C., Heck, K., Hommel, J., Kurz, T., Lipp, M., Mohammadi, F., Schneider, M., Seitz, G., … Weinhardt, F. (2018). DuMuX 3.0.0. https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.2479595
    3. Hommel, J., Coltman, E., & Class, H. (2018). Porosity-Permeability Relations for Evolving Pore Space: A Review with a Focus on (Bio-)geochemically Altered Porous Media. Transport in Porous Media, 2(124), Article 124. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11242-018-1086-2
  2. mastersthesis

    1. Coltman, E. (2017). Numerical investigation of turbulent flow around obstacles and evaporating porous media [Masterthesis].


  1. R. Helmig, E. Coltman, T. Fetzer, and K. Heck, “Coupling free and porous-media flow,” Gordon Research Conference on Flow and Transport in Permeable Media, 08.07.2018 - 13.07.2018, Newry, ME, USA. Jul. 2018.

supervised student assignements

  1. Modelling of Isotope Transport and Evaporation Rates at the Porous Medium Free-Flow Interface. (2019). (Masterarbeit). Universität Stuttgart, Institut für Wasser-und Umweltsystemmodellierung, Institut für Wasser-und Umweltsystemmodellierung Lehrstuhl für Hydromechanik und Hydrosystemmodellierung, Universität Stuttgart.
  2. A fully implicit formulation for Navier-Stokes/Darcy coupling. (2019). (Masterthesis). Retrieved from https://www.politesi.polimi.it/bitstream/10589/146077/1/2019_04_Vescovini.pdf
  3. Investigating turbulence in an indirect thermo-chemical heat storage reactor. (2018). (Bachelorarbeit). Universität Stuttgart, Institut für Wasser- und Umweltsystemmodellierung.
  4. Kopplung zwischen freier Strömung und Strömung im porösen Medium: Modellierung des Transportes von Metallen und Kolloiden in der hyporheischen Zone. (2018). (Bachelorarbeit). Universität Stuttgart, Institut für Wasser- und Umweltsystemmodellierung.
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