Dr. Uli Uhlig, Ph.D., is a scientist at the Groundwater Research Institute Dresden and the managing director of a consulting office. He studied Hydrology and Water Management at the Technical University Dresden and the National University of Ireland in Galway. In 1999. and 2000. he finished his studies with a diploma as a Hydrologist and a diploma as an Engineer specializing in groundwater management. In the last decade he worked at the Groundwater Research Institute Dresden in the field of groundwater management, remediation technologies and hydrology. During his work he published a number of papers and regularly presented the results of his researches at different conferences. He is still connected to the University and periodically teaches lectures at the Technical University Dresden and the Brandenburg University of Technology, where he finished his Ph.D. in 2010.