People

Dr. Anna Linhoss

Associate Professor in Agricultural and Biological Engineering

Associate Director for the Geosystems Research Institute

Associate Director for the Northern Gulf Institute

Skills

  • Model assessment
  • Hydrologic modeling
  • Hydrodynamic modeling
  • Water quality modeling
  • Ecological modeling
  • Multi-criteria decision analysis

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Dr. Sathish Samiappan

Assistant Research Professor

Skills

  • GIS
  • Matlab
  • Ecognition
  • Multi-criteria decision analysis
  • Machine Learning
  • Remote sensing

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Dr. Hamid Bazgirkhoob

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Skills

  • Fluvial Hydraulics
  • Open-Channel Turbulence
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Hydrodynamic-Water Quality Modeling
  • Fluid Mechanics Instrumentation

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Dr. Pawan Upadhyay

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Skills

  • Hydrologic modeling
  • GIS and remote sensing
  • Statistics, spatial statistics
  • Empirical modeling
  • Machine learning

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Raul J. Osorio

Ph.D. Candidate

Skills

  • Wave modeling
  • Coastal restoration
  • GIS and Remote sensing
  • Softwares: SWAN, ERDAS, Matlab, SAS, Python.

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Ramin Baghbani

Ph.D. Student

Skills

  • Digital image processing
  • Machine learning
  • GIS
  • Softwares: Matlab, Python, R, Delft, HECRAS, ERDAS

Former Lab members

Catie Dillon

Master’s Student

Skills

  • Wave Hydrodynamics 
  • Physical Modeling of Coastal Environments
  • Planning and Design in Coastal Environments
  • GIS
  • Softwares: STWAVE, Beach-fx, G2CRM, Matlab, Python


Dr. Mehdi Armandei

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Skills

  • Environmental hydrodynamics
  • Water quality
  • Sediment transport
  • Coastal restoration
  • Hydrokinetic and wave energy conservation