Environmental & Water Engineering Spring Seminar Series

Monday, February 8, 2021

Spring 2021 Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Webinar Series

Richard Palmer, NE CASC University Director, has organized an Environmental and Water Resources Engineering Webinar Series for Spring Semester 2021. All members of the NE CASC community are enthusiastically invited to participate! The series is sponsored by the UMass Amherst Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.

Webinars will take place on Fridays at 2:30 PM and can be accessed at https://umass-amherst.zoom.us/j/91395647013

February 12

Veronica Morales
University of California-Davis
Anomalous Transport of Colloids and Nanoparticles in Porous Media

February 19
Ashlyn Stillwell
University of Illinois
Water we doing at home? Water and Energy in the Residential Environment

February 26
Khalid Kadir
University of California-Berkeley
Engineering Justice? Rethinking Engineering and Our Positions as Engineers in Efforts to Make the World a Better Place

March 5
Jim Smith
Princeton University
How Hard Can It Rain? Cloudbursts of the Mid-Atlantic

March 12
Jay Lund
University of California-Davis
Climate Change, Uncertain Nonstationarities, and Portfolio-based Water Management

March 19
Meghna Babbar-Sebens
Oregon State University
Climate Change Resilience: A Case for Human-Machine Collaboration in Solving Humanity's Most Urgent Threat

March 26
Emily Berglund
North Carolina State University
Using Advanced Metering Infrastructures to Understand Water Use Behaviors During Emergiencies

April 2
Marianna Lopes
UMass Amherst
Enhancing Chemical Reactions of Water Treatment with Light

April 9
Alex Roper
UMass Amherst
Forecasting the Impact of Climate Change on Municipal Water Demands

Aarthi Mohan
UMass Amherst
Treatment Changes in Response to a Freshwater Oil Spill

April 16
Ian Graham
UMass Amherst
Using Wastewater Based Environmental Surveillance to Assess Community Covid-19 Levels

April 23
Amanda Craver
UMass Amherst
The Use of Remote Sensing to Detect Cyanobacteria in Harmful Algal Blooms Throughout U.S. Inland Water Bodies

Shahab Afshari
UMass Amherst
Forecasting the Potential Impacts of Climate-Induced Sea-Level Rise on Miami Beach and Coastal Islands in Southeast Florida

April 30
Kwan Hyuck-Kim
UMass Amherst
Impacts of Urbanization on Flood Inundation Areas During Hurricane Harvey

Elizabeth Lotter
UMass Amherst
Engineering Fish Migration: An Economic Analysis of Fish Passage Alternatives at U.S. Hydroelectric Facilities