Dr. Hartmut Holländer, P.Eng.


  Dr. Hartmut Holländer, P.Eng.

E1-428 EITC
Department of Civil Engineering
University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, MB, R3T 5V6
Ph: 204-480-1828  Fax: 204-474-7513
Email: hartmut.hollaender@umanitoba.ca

Research Interests

  • Groundwater
  • Unsaturated zone
  • Groundwater modelling
  • Vadose zone modelling
  • Geothermal energy
  • Hydraulic fracturing
  • Remediation
  • Irrigation
  • Water isotopes
  • Climate change

Selected Refereed Journal Publications

Jarrahi, M., Blöcher, G., Kluge, C., and Holländer, H.M. (accepted): Phase-field modeling of elastic-plastic fracture propagation in punch through shear test, Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering, RMRE-D-20-00173R2 (21.3.2021).

Dacquay, C., Fujii, H., Lohrenz, E., and Holländer, H.M. (2021): Feasibility of electrochromic window energy load management for ground coupled heat pump optimization, Journal of Building Engineering, 40: 102339,
doi: 10.1016/j.jobe.2021.102339.

Moore, K.R. and Holländer, H.M. (2021): Evaluation of NaCl and MgCl2 heat exchange fluids in a deep binary geothermal system in a sedimentary halite formation, Geothermal Energy, 9: 8,
doi: 10.1186/s40517-021-00190-3, Open Access.

Rentz, J.W., Sri Ranjan, R., Ferguson, I.J., and Holländer, H.M. (2021): Effects of salinity and water content on apparent conductivity in alluvial soils in the Canadian Prairies, Environmental Earth Sciences, 80(3): 93,
doi: 10.1007/s12665-021-09368-1.

Rentz, J.W., Sri Ranjan, R., and Holländer, H.M. (2021): Hydrogeological investigation of soil salinity adjacent to a flood protection infrastructure, Environmental Earth Sciences, 80(1): 19,
doi: 10.1007/s12665-020-09297-5.

Fatolahzadeh, A., Holländer, H.M., Maghoul, P., and Shalaby A. (2021): Sustainability, climate resiliency, and mitigation capacity of geothermal heat pump systems in cold regions, Geothermics, 91: 101979,
doi: 10.1016/j.geothermics.2020.101979.

Moore, K.R., Holländer, H.M., and Woodbury, A.D. (in press): An experimental and numerical study of evaporite mineral dissolution and density-driven flow in porous media, Journal of Hydrology,
doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.125695.

Moore, K.R. and Holländer, H.M. (2020): Feasibility of low-temperature geothermal systems: Considerations of thermal anomalies, geochemistry, and local assets, Applied Energy, 275: 115412,
doi: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2020.115412.

Dacquay, C., Holländer, H.M., Kavgic, M., Maghoul, P., Liu, H., and Fujii, H. (2020): Evaluation of an integrated sewage pipe with ground heat exchanger for long-term efficiency estimation, Geothermics, 86: 101796,
doi: 10.1016/j.geothermics.2019.101979.

Saaly, M., Maghoul. P., Bobko, K., Kavgic, M., and Holländer, H.M. (2020): Energy performance of below-grade envelope of an institutional building in cold regions, Journal of Building Engineering, 27: 100911,

Jarrahi, M., Ruth, D.W., Bassuoni, M.T., and Holländer, H.M. (2019): Porosity Measurement of Low Permeable Materials Using Gas Expansion Induced Water Intrusion Porosimetry (GEIWIP), Scientific Reports, 9(1): 17554,
doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-53441-6, Open Access.

Jarrahi, M., Moore, K.R., and Holländer, H.M. (2019): Comparison of solute transport in a fractured matrix using equivalent porous media and discrete fracture network at the reservoir scale, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 113: 14-21,

Singh, S., Coppy, L., Wang, Z., Tenuta, M., and Holländer, H.M. (2019): Regionalisation of nitrate leaching on pasture land in Southern Manitoba, Agricultural Water Management, 222: 286-300.
doi: 10.1016/j.agwat.2019.05.016.

Moore, K.R., Holländer, H.M., Basri, M. and Roemer, M. (2019): Application of geochemical and groundwater data to predict sinkhole formation in a gypsum formation in Manitoba, Canada, Environmental Earth Sciences, 78(6): 193,
doi: 10.1007/s12665-019-8188-1.

Liu, H., Maghoul, P., and Holländer, H.M. (2019): Sensitivity analysis and optimum design of a ground-source hydronic heating system of bridge decks during snowfall, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 113: 31-42,
doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2019.01.009.

Moore, K., Fayek, M., Lemes, M., Rysgaard, S., and Holländer, H.M. (2017): Fractionation of hydrogen and oxygen in artificial seawater, Cold Regions Science and Technology, 142, 93-99,
doi: 10.1016/j.coldregions.2017.07.011.

Jarrahi, M. and Holländer, H.M. (2017): Numerical simulation of flow heterogeneities within a real rough fracture and its transmissivity, Energy Procedia, 125, 353-362,
doi: 10.1016/j.egypro.2017.08.042, Open Access.

Holländer, H.M., Wang, Z., Assefa, K.A., and Woodbury, A.D. (2016): Improved groundwater recharge estimation from portable, low-cost weather stations, Groundwater, 54, 243-254,
doi: 10.1111/gwat.12346.

Holländer, H. M., Bormann, H., Blume, T., Buytaert, W., Chirico, G. B., Exbrayat, J.-F., Gustafsson, D., Hölzel, H., Krauße, T., Kraft, P., Stoll, S., Blöschl, G., and Flühler, H. (2014): Impact of modellers' decisions on hydrological a priori predictions, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 18(6), 2065-2085,
doi:10.5194/hess-18-2065-2014, Open Access.

Stadler, S., Sültenfuß, J., Holländer, H.M., Bohn, A., Jahnke, C., and Suckow, A. (2012): Isotopic and geochemical indicators for groundwater flow and multi-component mixing near disturbed salt anticlines, Chemical Geology, 294-295, 226-242,
doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2011.12.006.

Bormann, H., Holländer, H.M., Blume, T., Buytaert, W., Chirico, G.B., Exbrayat, J.-F., Gustafsson, D., Hölzel, H., Kraft, P., Krauße, T., Nazemi, A., Stamm, C., Stoll, S., Blüschl, G., and Flühler, H. (2011): Comparative discharge prediction from a small artificial catchment without model calibration: Representation of initial hydrological catchment development, Die Bodenkultur - Journal for Land Management, Food and Environment, 62(1-4), 23-29.
Open Access

Schaaf, W., Bens, O., Fischer, A., Gerke, H.H., Gerwin, W., Grünewald, U., Holländer, H.M., Kögel-Knabner, I., Mutz, M., Schloter, M., Schulin, R., Veste, M., Winter, S., and Hüttl, R.F. (2011): Patterns and processes of initial terrestrial ecosystem development. Journal of Plant Nutrition and Soil Science, 174(2), 229-239,
doi: 10.1002/jpln.201000158.

Raul, S.K., Panda, S.N., Holländer, H.M., and Billib, M. (2011): Integrated water resources management in a major canal command in eastern India. Hydrological Processes, 25(16), 2551-2562,
doi: 10.1002/hyp.8028.

Holländer, H.M., Biemelt, D., Raab, T., and Schoenheinz, D. (2011): Hydrological Earth Observatories and Artificial Catchments: From Observation to Modeling. Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 36(1-4), 1-2,
doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2010.12.012.

Holländer, H.M., Blume, T., Bormann, H., Buytaert, W., Chirico, G.B., Exbrayat, J.-F., Gustafsson, D., Hölzel, H., Kraft, P., Stamm, C., Stoll, S., Blöschl, G., and Flühler, H. (2009): Comparative predictions of discharge from an artificial catchment (Chicken Creek) using sparse data, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 13, 2069-2094,
doi: 10.5194/hess-13-2069-2009, Open Access.

Holländer, H.M., Mull, R., and Panda, S.N. (2009): A concept for managed aquifer recharge using ASR-wells for sustainable use of groundwater resources in an alluvial coastal aquifer in Eastern India, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, Parts A/B/C, 34(4-5), 270-278,
doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2008.05.001.

Raul, S.K., Panda, S.N., Holländer, H.M., and Billib, M. (2008): Sustainability of rice dominated cropping system in the Hirakud canal command, Orissa (India). Irrigation and Drainage, 57(1), 93-104,
doi: 10.1002/ird.351.

Krüger, T., Holländer, H.M., Boochs, P.-W., Billib, M., Stummeyer J., and Harazim, B. (2008): In situ remediation of arsenic at a highly contaminated site in Northern Germany. In: Trefry, M. G. (ed.): Groundwater Quality: Securing groundwater quality in urban and industrial environments, IAHS-AISH Publ. 324, 118-125
Open Access.

Holländer, H.M., Hinz, I., Boochs, P.W., and Billib, M. (2006): Experiments to determine clogging and redevelopment effects at laboratory scale. International Symposium on Managed Aquifer Recharge (ISMAR5), Berlin, Germany, 11-16 June 2005. IHP-VI Series on Groundwater, 13, 611-617.

Holländer, H.M., Boochs, P.W., Billib, M., and Panda, S.N. (2005): Labor-Säulenversuche zur Untersuchung von Clogging-Effekten im Grundwasserleiter - Einfluss von physikalischen An- und Ablagerungen, Gasblasen und biologischer Aktivität (Laboratory experiments to investigate clogging effects in aquifers - Influence of physical deposition, bubbles and biological activity). Grundwasser, 10(4), 205 215,
doi: 10.1007/s00767-005-0102-y.

Nirala, S.K., Panda, S.N., Billib, M., and Holländer, H.M. (2005): Sectoral planning of land and water resources in a large canal command in the sub-humid region of Eastern India. Journal of Applied Irrigation Science, 40(1), 115-134.