Research Scientists

Khan Z. Jadoon, PhD

Research Scientist, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Hydrogeophysics, Integrated hydrogeophysical inversion, Hydrological modeling, Soil Hydrodynamics, Digital soil mapping

Liping Deng, PhD

Research Scientist, Joint Appointment with ErSE (Prof Stenchikov) and EnSE (Prof McCabe)

Research Interest: Environment modeling, Fluid mechanics, Large scale/High capacity computing, Numerical analysis

Rasmus M. Houborg, PhD

Research Scientist, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Crop health and productivity, Modelling of water and carbon cycle processes, Agricultural monitoring, Satellite Remote Sensing

Stephen Parkes, PhD

Research Engineer, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Land-Atmosphere Interactions, Environmental Monitoring, Water and Energy Cycle, Isotope Hydrology, Instrumentation, Stable water isotopes

Umer Altaf, PhD

Joint Appointment with ErSE (Prof Hoteit) and EnSE (Prof McCabe)

Research Interest: Hydrology, Environment modeling, Fluid mechanics, Numerical analysis

Postdoctoral Fellows

Abdou A. Abouelmagd, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Environmental Sciences and Engineering (2013-2015)

Assistant Professor, Suez Canal University, Egypt

Research Interest: Hydrogeology, Geophysics, Paleoclimatology, Groundwater Management, Satellite Remote Sensing, Geographic Information System (GIS)

Ahmed El Kenawy, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow (2013-2015)

Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Assistant Professor, Mansoura University, Egypt

Research Interest: Regional climate modeling, Geographic Information System (GIS), Spatial Statistics, Climate Diagnosis, Weather Extreme Events

Ali Ershadi, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Remote Sensing Hydrology, Hydrological modeling, Integrated Water Resources Management, Geographic Information System (GIS)

Raghavendra Jana, PhD

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Numerical analysis, Agricultural monitoring, Satellite Remote Sensing, Hydrology, Water Resources, Land surface modelling, Hydrological Measurement and Monitoring, Remote Sensing

Umar Waqas

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Crop health and productivity, Environment modeling, Agricultural monitoring, Satellite Remote Sensing, Modelling of water and carbon cycle processes, Hydrology

Yoann Malbeteau

Post-Doctoral Fellow, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Environment modeling, Scientific visualization, Hydrology, Water Resources, Evapotranspiration, Land surface modelling, Regional climate modeling, Remote Sensing

PhD Students

Haleem Shah

PhD Student, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Plant biology & Desert agriculture, Crop health and productivity, Hydrology, Agricultural monitoring

Jorge Rosas

PhD Student, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Research Interest: Hydrology, Land surface modelling

Masters Students

Gaohong Yin

Masters Student, Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Qianwen Shi

Masters Student (2014)

PhD Student, University of Toronto (2015 -)