Dr.-Ing. Konstantinos Kaffas is a researcher at the Civil Engineering Department of Democritus University of Thrace (DUTH), Xanthi, Greece and a member of the Greek Chamber of Civil Engineers since 2008. He received his diploma in Environmental Engineering from DUTH, in 2007. Subsequently he pursued postgraduate studies (M.Sc.) in Hydraulic Engineering and Water Resources Management Works. Since May 2017, he holds a Ph.D. in the field of hydromorphological modeling at the basin scale. His scientific interests and expertise include soil erosion, sediment transport, hydrological and hydraulic modeling, river basin management and flood risk assessment. During the last years, he has co-authored 6 publications in international scientific journals, 3 international conferences and 1 book chapter, and has also reviewed several publications. Dr. Kaffas is giving lectures on courses such as Advanced Engineering Hydrology, Sediment Transport, and Reservoir Design, in DUTH, since 2014. He has working experience in Civil/Environmental Engineering and has participated in the completion of several Environmental Impact Assessments.