THE GLOBAL HYDROLOGY TEAM

 
TAMLIN PAVELSKY, ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

DEGREES: Middlebury College, UCLA

CONTACT AT: pavelsky@ unc.edu

 
Xiao Yang (Postdoctoral Researcher)

DEGREES: UNC (PhD), U. Hong Kong (M.S.),

RESEARCH AREA: Global River Networks; Big Data Analysis; Global Climate

CONTACT AT: xiaoyang@unc.edu

WEBSITE: http://geosci.unc.edu/people/postdoctoral-scholars/xiao-yang-2/

 
Shuai Zhang (Postdoctoral Researcher)

DEGREES:Texas A&M (PhD),

RESEARCH AREA: SWOT; Arctic Hydrology; Remote Sensing of Reservoirs

CONTACT AT: zshuai@unc.edu

WEBSITE: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Shuai_Zhang73

 
Matthew R.V. Ross (Postdoctoral Researcher)

DEGREES: Duke (PhD), CU-Boulder (B.A.)

RESEARCH AREA: Remote Sensing of Water Quality; Ecohydrology

CONTACT AT: mrvr@live.unc.edu

WEBSITE: http://matthewrvross.com/

 
Elizabeth H. Altenau (PhD Student)

DEGREES: Holy Cross (BA)

RESEARCH AREA:Remote Sensing, Hydrodynamic Modeling, and Surface Hydrology; Air SWOT

CONTACT AT: ealtenau@unc.edu

WEBSITE: http://www.geosci.unc.edu/page/elizabeth-humphries

 
Simon Topp (PhD Student)

DEGREES: Bard College (B.A. & M.S.)

RESEARCH AREA: Arctic Hydrology; Remote Sensing of Water Quality; Citizen Science

CONTACT AT: sntopp@live.unc.edu

WEBSITE: https://geosci.unc.edu/people/graduate-students/simon-topp/

 
Ted Langhorst (MS Student)

DEGREES: Ohio State (B.S.)

RESEARCH AREA:SWOT; Remote Sensing of River Form

CONTACT AT: tlang@live.unc.edu

WEBSITE: https://geosci.unc.edu/people/graduate-students/ted-langhorst/

 
Wayana Dolan (MS Student)

DEGREES: Occidental College (B.A.)

RESEARCH AREA:Arctic Hydrology; SWOT

CONTACT AT: wayana.dolan@unc.edu

WEBSITE: https://geosci.unc.edu/people/graduate-students/wayana-dolan/

 
Natan Holtzman (Research Associate)

DEGREES: UNC Geological Sciences (BS)

RESEARCH AREA: Mountain hydrology, regional climate modeling

CONTACT AT: nholtzma@live.unc.edu

PREVIOUS MEMBERS

Stefan Sobolowski, Postdoc (Now research scientist at Bjerknes Centre for Climate Research)

Colleen Long, M.S. 2012 (Now wetland geology specialist at University of Michigan)

Deniz Kustu, Postdoc

Zach Miller, M.S. 2013 (Now at Anadarko Petroleum)

Kevin Quinlan, M.S. 2014 (Now at Connexient)

Arik Tashie, M.S. 2016 (Now at EPA)

Christine Lion, Postdoc (Now in Sydney, Australia)

George Allen, Ph.D. 2017 (Now at JPL, Assistant Prof. at Texas A&M in Fall 2018)

COLLABORATORS

Larry Smith, UCLA Geography

Alex Hall, UCLA Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences

Mike Durand, Ohio State Geology

Paul Bates, University of Bristol

Mark Fonstad, University of Oregon

Sarah Kapnick, Princeton/GFDL

Kostas Andreadis, NASA Jet Propulsion Lab

Ed Beighley, Northeastern University

Jason Barnes, Exponent Environmental Consulting