Current Research

Current Projects:

  • Development of a Water Resource Information portal  :
    • A cyber platform data service for the sharing and dissemination of water data from observed gages, as well as modelled flow in river reaches across south Texas for easy use by water managers, decision makers. The platform will also include streamflow forecast capabilities from different sources such as the European Center for  Medium-Range Weather Forecast (ECMWF) as well as the National Water Model.
       
  • The development of a mapping tool for advanced flood information (Funded: $100,000 )
  • The development of Coastal Flood Forecasting Model for South Texas Emergency Planning and Management ( Funded: $102,467 TGLO, Co-PI)
  • The development of the Lower Laguna Madre and Brownsville Ship Channel Watershed Protection Plan (Funded: $165,622 TCEQ, PI)  
  • NSF CREST proposal (Pending: $5,000,000 NSF, Water Supply sub-project Team Lead)