Academic and research staff

Julien Harou
Group Lead and Professor in Water Engineering
Pariser Building – B37
0161 306 4589

Andrea Bottacin-Busolin
Lecturer in Water Engineering
Pariser Building – B15
0161 306 8970

Tim Foster
Lecturer in Water-Food Security
Pariser Building – B14
0161 275 4411

Robel Geressu
Research Associate

Thomas Higginbottom
Research Associate

Anthony Hurford
Group Manager/Senior Project Engineer

Evgenii Matrosov
Research Fellow

Benjamin Parkes
Ekpe Research Fellow

James Tomlinson
Research Fellow

Software developers

Stephen Knox
Lead software developer

Giovanni Basolu

Paul Slavin

PhD researchers

Oluseun Adeluyi
Optimization of dry season rice production in Nigeria using remote sensing techniques.

Muhammad Aslami
SPH Modelling of debris in shallow water flows.

Mohammed Basheer
Hydro-economic analysis and the Nile.

Nirman Bhagat
Uncertainty in hydrological models for flood forecasting.

Mikiyas Etichia
Water-energy planning in East Africa.

Jose Gonzalez Cabrera
Hydropower planning and management to support renewable energy.

Thomas Kelly
Intelligent irrigation management using machine learning, sensors, and crop models.

Muhammad Azri Bin Mohd Amir
Simulation-based optimisation of urban drainage systems.

Sarah Redicker
Impacts of dams on agricultural productivity and livelihoods.

Philip Selby
Agricultural water management in Jordan via national scale multi-agent system modelling.

Omid Seyedashraf
Model-assisted decision-making for urban drainage infrastructure management and investment planning.

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