Recent Awards

  • NOAA, “A Water Management Knowledge Network for the Urban Northeast,” 2012-2014.
  • DoD-SERDP, “Decision-Scaling: A Decision Framework for DoD Climate Risk Assessment and Adaptation Planning,” 2012 – 2015
  • The World Bank, Assessing Climate Risk to Water and Food Security in the Indus River Basin.” 2010 – 2011
  • Water Environment Research Foundation, “Transforming Our Cities:  High  Performance Green Infrastructure.” 2010 – 2011 (subcontract with GeoSyntec).
  • The National Science Foundation, “CAREER: Robust Management of Climate Uncertainty for Ecohydrological Sustainability.” 2011 – 2016.
  • NOAA, “Collaborative Development of Climate Information for the Connecticut River Basin using Shared Vision Forecasting.”  2010 – 2012.
  • NOAA, “RISA: Climate Consortium for the Urban Northeast (CCRUN).” (co-PI with Columbia University lead), 2010 – 2015.

Updates 2012

Invited Presentation:  “Water security and economic growth” at the 2012 International Water Security Conference in Oxford, UK, April 16-18.

New Award:  Department of Defense, SERDP “Decision-Scaling: A Decision Framework for DoD Climate Risk Assessment and Adaptation Planning.”

Invited Presentation:  “Decision-Scaling and Robust Adaptation in Water Resources Planning” at the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference in Baltimore, April 18, 2011.

New Award:   National Science Foundation CAREER Award, Robust Water Management for Ecohydrologic Sustainability under Climate Uncertainty.”

EPA Workshop: Resilient Water Management Strategies for a Changing Climate, June 8 – 10, 2010, NYC.  Our presentation,Decision-Scaling: A Decision Analytic Approach to Using Climate Information, on June 9 at 2:10 pm.

Workshop: Niger Basin Authority Climate Change, Ouaguadougou, Burkina Faso, May 24 – 26, 2010.  Presentation of our analysis of climate risks to the investment plan of the Niger Basin.

Workshop: Nonstationarity, Hydrologic Frequency Analysis and Water Management, January 13 – 15, 2010, Boulder, Colorado.  Our presentation: Engineering with unreliable frequency estimates.”

Presentation: World Bank Sustainable Development Network Forum, January 19 – 20, 2010.  Our presentation on Niger Basin analysis.