IH Cantabria is a joint research centre between the University of Cantabria and the Foundation for Environmental Hydraulics Institute. IH Cantabria is made up of approximately one hundred forty researchers, with over twenty years of expertise in the fields of hydrodynamics; sediment transport, coastal evolution, coastal structures, coastal/ports/river engineering, estuarine dynamics, transport processes; marine and river environmental sciences; water quality; numerical and physical modelling of water-related processes and integrated coastal and river basin management. IH Cantabria focuses its activities on three main pillars: research & development, consultancy and education & training activities. IH Cantabria actively collaborates with public and private sectors both nationally and internationally, providing integrated solutions to water related issues in river, coastal and marine environments.
Areas of focus
Founder gender: Other entities
Leader gender: Male Leader(s) (2019): Raúl Medina Santamaría
Leader gender: Male