Number of students graduated from my research program since 2007: 11 MS and 7 PhD
Current students | Past Students
Student Project Completion Date
Jibin Joseph (PhD) TBD
Fall 2022
Alka Tiwari (PhD) TBD
Spring 2022
Pin-Ching Li (PhD) TBD
Spring 2022
Jessica Eisma (PhD) Impact of small scale dams on water availability in East Africa
Spring 2020
Sayan Dey (PhD) Evaluating the Impact of Bathymetry on Hydraulic Modeling of Rivers
Summer 2020
Siddharth Saksena (PhD) Integrated Hydrologic and Hydraulic Modeling to understand floodplain hydrodynamics
Fall 2019
Keighobad Jafarzadegan (PhD) DEM Based Methodology for Detecting 100 year Flood Prone Areas
Spring 2019

Past Students
Student Thesis Completion Date
Zhu Liu (PhD) Assessment of Epistemic Uncertainty in Flood Inundation Modeling
Summer 2018
Zhenglyu Lyu (MS) Comparing the Effectiveness of Rain Barrels and Detention Ponds on Peak Flow Reduction in a Semi-Urban Watershed
Summer 2018
Adnan Rajib (PhD) Improved Soil Moisture Accounting in Hydrologic Models
Spring 2017
Sayan Dey (MS) Role of River Bathymetry in Hydraulic Modeling of River Channels
Summer 2016
Liuying Du (MS) Characterizing the Impact of Climate and Land Use Change on Blue and Green Water Over the Ohio River Basin, U.S.
Spring 2016
Jessica Holberg (MS) Downward Model Development of the Soil Moisture Accounting Loss Method in HEC-HMS: Revelations Concerning the Soil Profile
Spring 2015
Kuk Hyun Ahn (PhD) Impact of Anthropogenic Activities on Hydroclimatological Variables
Fall 2014
Siddharth Saksena (MS) Investigating the Role of DEM Resolution and Accuracy on Flood Inundation Mapping
Spring 2014
Nikhil Sangwan (MS) Floodplain Mapping using Soil Survey Geographic (SSURGO) Database
Spring 2014
Lauren Gies (MS) Drought Policy Development and Assessment in East Africa Using Hydrologic and System Dynamics Modeling
Summer 2013
Brian Meunier (MS) Prioritizing Levee Improvements
Fall 2011
Eunjin Han (PhD) Soil Moisture Data Assimilation at Multiple Scales and Estimation of representative field scale Soil Moisture Characteristics
Fall 2011
Younghun Jung (PhD) Uncertainty in Flood Inundation Mapping
Fall 2011
Kwangmin Kang (PhD) Object–oriented Hydrologic Modeling with GIS
Spring 2011
Sanjiv Kumar (PhD) Land Use Land Cover Change and Atmospheric Feedback: Impact on Regional Water Resources
Spring 2011
Jared Wilkerson (MS) Regional regression equations to estimate synthetic unit hydrograph parameters for Indiana
Spring 2009
Aaron Cook (MS) Comparison of one-dimensional HEC-RAS with two-dimensional FESWMS model in flood inundation mapping
Spring 2008
Sanjiv Kumar (MS) Studying the effects of spatial scaling on hydrologic model calibration using Soil and Water Assessment Tool (SWAT)
Spring 2008

Undergraduate students
Student Project Program
Kensey Thurner
Studying streamflow trends in Indiana.
SURF 2007
Jonghun Kam
Studying streamflow trends in Indiana.
SURF 2007