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Abdul-Aziz, Omar I.

Associate Professor - Civil and Environmental Engineering


Ph.D.: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, MN, 2008 
M.S.: University of Waterloo, ON, Canada, 2004 
B.S.: Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), 
Dhaka, 2002

Research Interests

Ecological-water resources engineering; Scaling & self-organizations of hydrological, biogeochemical, ecological, and water quality processes; Ecohydrological, hydroecological, and water quality modeling and analysis; Modeling of wetland and forest biogeochemistry, major greenhouse gas (CO2, CH4, and N2O) emissions, and carbon sequestration; Modeling of runoff and stormwater flooding in complex urban-natural environments.

Teaching Interests

Ecological Engineering; Water Quality Modeling and Analysis; Hydrology; Water Resources Engineering; Fluid Mechanics; Environmental Hydraulics.

Special Interests

Major Awards: National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award 2015-19.