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Name Affiliation Lecture Topic Key Terms Additional Resources Intended Audience
Shahryar Ahmad University of Washington Water-Energy Nexus: Ushering in a New Frontier in Smart Hydropower Generation through Artificial Intelligence (Ahmad, S.K. and Hossain, F., 2019. A generic data-driven technique for forecasting of reservoir inflow: Application for hydropower maximization. Environmental Modelling & Software,  119, pp.147-165.
Robia Shaheen University of the Punjab, Pakistan Water Scarcity Impacts and Challenges of Water Governance in the world with special reference to Pakistan Other
Scott Hamsahw University of Vermont Using concentration-discharge relationships during storm events to study watershed behavior. Also applications of machine learning (artificial neural networks) in hydrology for pattern recognition and forecasting. Machine Learning, Erosion Sediment Transport, Concentration-discharge General audience / GenEd eg. Intro to Environmental Science
Raymond Slade Certified Professional Hydrologist & Adjunct Professor Use of dye to trace water movement , Hydrologic extremes in Central Texas: catastrophic floods and severe droughts, Storm rainfall statistics
Adrian Harpold University of Nevada Reno Unexpected snow response to climate, Mountain hydrology under change
Sabina Khatri Government of Nepal-Ministry of Water Resources Sustainable Groundwater Usage in plains or in the mountains and Real-field practice
Emily Stephan NYC Parks Stream Assessments in NYC (forthcoming), Mapping landscape nutrient and denitrification processing
Anne Jefferson Kent State University Stormwater management (esp. effects at catchment scale) (doi: 10.1002/hyp.10736), Isotope hydrology
Viviana Re University of Pisa, Department of Earth Science Socio-Hydrogeology, Microplastic contamination in groundwater (state of the art and future challenges) General audience / GenEd eg. Intro to Environmental Science
Jack Wittman INTERA, Inc. Simple tools to help solve important GW problems, Water Well Designs - advantages of vertical, angled, horizontal wells
Niko Wanders Utrecht University, the Netherlands Seasonal forecasting of drought (doi:10.1175/JHM-D-18-0040.1), High-resolution water temperature modelling (doi:10.1029/2018WR023250), Global hydrological modelling of drought in general
Manuela I. Brunner National Center for Atmospheric Research Regional floods in the United States (Paper under review), Future streamflow regime changes in the United States
Tim Scheibe Pacific Northwest National laboratory Reactive Transport Modeling of Microbial Dynamics (10.2138/gselements.15.2.111), Multiscale Modeling of Subsurface Flow and Reactive Transport (10.1111/gwat.12179), River Corridor Hydrobiogeochemistry (10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.11.414)
Jennifer Drake University of Toronto Low Impact Development & Stormwater Management (can do overview or specific technology like green roofs, bioretention or permeable pavements), How Disasters Shape Water Resources Policy: The Ontario Exeperience (Hurricane Hazel and the Walkerton Crisis), From Drained cities to Sponge cities the history of urban drainage infrastructure and policy
Gretchen Miller Civil & Environmental Engineering, Texas A&M University Introduction to Managed Aquifer Recharge (ASR, ASTR, and Infiltration BMPs), All About Phreatophytes: Principles of Groundwater Uptake by Vegetation, link, Hydrology Research at the Texas A&M Soltis Center: Tracking the Water Cycle in the Rainforest, link General audience / GenEd eg. Intro to Environmental Science
Sanjib Sharma Pennsylvania State University Improving flood hazards estimation and communication to inform decision-making Hydrology, meteorology, climatology, uncertainty quantification, decision science Other
Elizabeth Perera York University Iceland and its local patchy wetlands (sites) (DOI: 10.1007/s13157-016-0784-1), Juneau Icefield Research Project, Infiltration in Volcanic Soils (DOI: 10.1657/1523-0430(06-076)[ORRADOTTIR]2.0.CO;2)
Nasrin Fathollahzadeh Attar PhD of water resources engineering, faculty of agriculture, Urmia University, Urmia, IRAN Hydrology and time series (10.3390/app10020571), Machine learning techniques in water resources engineering (10.1016/j.compag.2018.08.029), Hydraulics
Jerad Bales CUAHSI Hydrologic Data Collection
Kamini Singha Colorado School of Mines Hydrogeology and hydrogeophysics, broadly Geophysics, Hydrogeology Intro level Undergrad eg. Intro to Hydrology
Sam Zipper Kansas Geological Survey How and why does groundwater pumping affect streamflow?, Why you should get a job at your state geological survey (better for more of a discussion format than lecture), Corn, Cannabis, and… Kansas? Groundwater’s role in landscape-scale water and ecosystem sustainability (Covers ~3-4 different papers)
Eswar Rajasekaran Indian Institute of Technology Bombay Estimation of evapotranspiration and soil moisture from remote sensing, Remote sensing for drought monitoring
Christopher Chini Air Force Institute of Technology Energy Water Nexus , Water Footprints of Cities
Rebecca Barnes Colorado College Disturbance and watershed carbon dynamics (10.1021/acs.est.7b04717), Nitrogen in Freshwater Tidal Zones (10.1029/2019JG005164), Importance of Role Models & Mentoring to Broadening Participation
Jerad Bales CUAHSI CUAHSI Tools for Discovering and Managing Data, Climate warming and water resources--what do we know?
Alexandre Martinez University of California Irvine Climate Data Analysis, Hydrogeology, Time series analysis in hydrology
Darren Ficklin Indiana University climate change and the hydrologic cycle, watershed modeling
Sam Prentice USDA Forest Service Applied watershed science and management in National Forests - can tailor topics / format to meet audience Watershed science, postfire, Q&A Other
Matthew Siegfried Colorado School of Mines Antarctic subglacial hydrology
Adam Ward Indiana Univ. Clean Water Act / Waters of the US, River corridor exchange / Hyporheic Exchange
Lara Fowler Penn State water law & policy (and anything related), groundwater governance in the east, The use of dispute resolution & water (and food/energy) General audience / GenEd eg. Intro to Environmental Science
Aditi Bhaskar Colorado State University Urban water use + others), Urban water balances (+ others), Streamflow change with urban development (+ others)
Nicole Gasparini Tulane University Managing the deltaic lower Mississippi River
Julia Knapp ETH Zurich Catchment-scale isotope hydrology, short-term water quality dynamics
Skuyler Herzog Indiana University Hyporheic Zone Restoration/Engineering
Chelsea Clifford Iowa State University artificial aquatic ecosystems, Tile drains and agricultural streams in the Midwest, USA
Li Li Penn State University Watershed Reactive Transport, Water, reactions, and time
Penny Beames McGill University Damming the world's rivers: 100 years of trends and impacts
Michael Tso UK Centre for Ecology and Hydrology Hydrogeophysics, Intro to environmental data science & R Shiny, Aquifer characterization/ parameter estimation
Elco Luijendijk University of Göttingen Global models of coastal groundwater discharge, Quantifying the history of hydrothermal activity & hot springs
Audrey Sawyer Ohio State University submarine groundwater discharge
Steven Loheide University of Wisconsin - Madison Groundwater Dependent Ecosystems: Quantifying the Groundwater Subsidy to Vegetation
Arpita Mondal Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India Statistical extreme value theory for hydrologic extremes- a quick overview, Non-stationary extreme value analysis to study extreme rainfall intensity, duration and frequency
Hamza Jakada Baze University Abuja Groundwater Vulnerability Assessment in Karst Catchments, Hydrograph Recession Analysis in Karst Cathments for Groundwater Resources Management (doi:10.3390/w11040743)
Tamlin Pavelsky University of North Carolina New Tools in Remote Sensing of Rivers, The Changing Arctic Water Cycle, What is the Surface Area of Earth's Rivers? (DOI:10.1126/science.aat0636)
Aida Farough Kansas State University Fluid flow and heat transfer at seafloor hydrothermal systems, Evolution of fracture permeability during reactive transport, Increasing participation in geosciences with a career perspective
Jan Seibert University of Zurich Citizen science in hydrology, Benchmarks and value of data in hydrological modelling modelling, A web-based game about sharing water resources
Dipankar Dwivedi Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Biogeochemical Controls on River Water Quality
Razi Sheikholeslami University of Oxford Uncertainty, Complexity and Hydrologic Modelling, How Hydrologists Deal with Uncertainty in Practice, The Role of Positive Feedback Loops in Environmental Systems Models