College of Science

Paul Houser, PhD, PhD

Education

PhD, Hydrology and Water Resources, University of Arizona

Key Interests
Water Cycle | Remote Sensing | Assimilation | Snow | Soil | Moisture | Precipitation | Evaporation

Research Focus

I am an expert in local to global land surface-atmospheric remote sensing, in-situ observation and numerical simulation, development and application of data assimilation methods, and global water and energy cycling.

Current Projects

■ HMA-LDAS: Hyper-resolution High Mountain Asia – Land Data Assimilation System.

■ Next-Generation Large-Scale Fractional Freeze/Thaw Analysis.

■ Advancing hydrologic modeling in High Mountain Asia by merging and downscaling satellite-based precipitation products.

■ Enabling Sustainability in High Mountain Asia: Mapping Permafrost Degradation using Satellite Data Assimilation.


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