H51H:
Hydrology and Earth Sciences in Data Scarce Regions: Research and Education Methods from Remote Sensing to In Situ and Crowd-Sourcing Approaches I Posters


Session ID#: 8791

Session Description:
This session will highlight research and education opportunities and challenges of using innovative data collection and integrated modeling approaches to finding hydrologic and earth sciences solutions in data scarce regions. This session includes: 1) Locally appropriate and scientifically valid data collection and instrumentation methods, 2) Use of remote sensing and global weather datasets for hydrologic modeling, 3) Problem driven approaches to addressing critical environment, development and health challenges, 4) Use of information technology to uptake research findings, 5) Hydrologic problems and solutions specific to developing world communities, and 6) Unique education and research approaches in partnership with developing world communities.
Primary Convener:  Michele Minihane, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Lakewood, CO, United States
Conveners:  Naga Manohar Velpuri, InuTeq LLC., Contractor to U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center, Sioux Falls, SD, USA, Sioux Falls, SD, United States, Gabriel B Senay, USGS Colorado Water Science Center Golden, Golden, CO, United States and Veena Srinivasan, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, Bangalore, India
Chairs:  Veena Srinivasan, Organization Not Listed, Bangalore, DC, India, Michele Minihane, Bureau of Indian Affairs (contractor), Lakewood, CO, United States, Naga Manohar Velpuri, InuTeq LLC., Contractor to U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center, Sioux Falls, SD, USA, Sioux Falls, SD, United States and Gabriel B Senay, USGS Colorado Water Science Center Golden, Golden, CO, United States
OSPA Liaison:  Naga Manohar Velpuri, InuTeq LLC., Contractor to U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center, Sioux Falls, SD, USA, Sioux Falls, SD, United States
Co-Organized with:
Hydrology, and Education

Abstracts Submitted to this Session:

Reyadh Albarakat, PhD Student, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Columbia, SC, United States and Venkataraman Lakshmi, University of South Carolina, School of Earth Ocean and Environment, Columbia, SC, United States
Tirthankar Roy1, Aleix Serrat-Capdevila2, Hoshin Gupta3 and Juan B Valdes1, (1)University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, United States, (2)The World Bank, Washington, DC, United States, (3)The University of Arizona, Department of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences, Tucson, AZ, United States
Bo Chen, Beijing Normal University, Academy of Disaster Reduction and Emergency Management, Beijing, China and Witold F Krajewski, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, United States
Silja V. Hund1, Mark S. Johnson2,3, Douw G. Steyn2, Tom Keddie4 and Laura Morillas5, (1)The University of British Columbia, Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada, (2)University of British Columbia, Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Vancouver, BC, Canada, (3)The University of British Columbia, Institute for Resources, Environment and Sustainability, Vancouver, BC, Canada, (4)Independent researcher, Vancouver, BC, Canada, (5)The University of British Columbia, Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Vancouver, Canada
Michele Minihane, Bureau of Indian Affairs (contractor), Lakewood, CO, United States
Naga Manohar Velpuri1, Gabriel B Senay2, James Rowland3, Michael E Budde3 and James P Verdin4, (1)InuTeq LLC., Contractor to U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Earth Resources Observation and Science (EROS) Center, Sioux Falls, SD, USA, Sioux Falls, SD, United States, (2)U.S. Geological Survey Earth Resources Observation and Science, EROS/ North Central Climate Science Center, Fort Collins, CO, United States, (3)U.S. Geological Survey, Sioux Falls, SD, United States, (4)USGS/EROS, Boulder, CO, United States
Riddhi Singh, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad, Hydearbad, India and Rohini Kumar, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Computational Hydrosystems, Leipzig, Germany
Quanhua Liu1, Nicholas R Nalli2, Antonia Gambacorta3, Flavio Iturbide-Sanchez2, Changyi Tan2, Kexin Zhang2, Michael Wilson2, Anthony Reale1, Bomin Sun4 and Andrew Mollner, (1)NOAA College Park, College Park, MD, United States, (2)IMSG, College Park, MD, United States, (3)Science and Technology Corporation (STC), IMSG - NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, Columbia, MD, United States, (4)IMSG at NOAA/NESDIS/STAR, College Park, MD, United States
Sarah Marie Allen, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT, United States
Mas Yanto1, Ben Livneh1,2, Balaji Rajagopalan1 and Joseph R Kasprzyk3, (1)University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO, United States, (2)Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, Boulder, CO, United States, (3)University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, United States
Hye Yoon Chong, Jung Nam Park and Jin-Seop Kim, Busan National Unviversity, Busan, Korea, Republic of (South)
Anukesh Krishnankutty Ambika, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Earth Science, Ahmedabad, India and Vimal Mishra, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, 382, India
Sekhar Muddu1, Sylvain Mangiarotti2, Amit Kumar Sharma3, Samuel Corgne4, Laurent Ruiz5 and Laurence Hubert-Moy4, (1)Indian Institute of Science, Department of Civil Engineering, Bangalore, India, (2)Centre d'Etudes Spatiales de la Biosphere, Toulouse Cedex 9, France, (3)PhD student, Universite Rennes 2, LETG Rennes COSTEL, Rennes, France, (4)Universite Rennes 2, LETG Rennes COSTEL (UMR 6554 CNRS), Rennes, France, (5)INRA Rennes, UMR1069, Rennes Cedex, France
Veena Srinivasan, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, Bangalore, India
Harsh Beria1, Trushnamayee Nanda Sr2 and Chandranath Chatterjee1, (1)Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Agricultural and Food Engineering Department, Kharagpur, India, (2)Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, Kharagpur, India
Vikalp Mishra1, James Cruise2 and John Robert Mecikalski2, (1)NASA Marshall Space Flight Center, SERVIR/SPoRT, Huntsville, AL, United States, (2)University of Alabama in Huntsville, Huntsville, AL, United States
Edwin Sumargo, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA, United States, Daniel R Cayan, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, United States and Bruce J McGurk, Self Employed, McGurk Hydrologic, Washington, DC, United States
Dominique Teddy Albina, LAMIA, Université des Antilles, Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe
Michael Alonzo, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, United States, Jamon Van Den Hoek, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR, United States and Nabil Ahmed, Goldsmiths University of London, London, United Kingdom
Zelalem T. Mekonnen1, Mekonnen Gebremichael2 and Solomon Seyoum Demissie2, (1)University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States, (2)University of California Los Angeles, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Harsh Lovekumar Shah, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Palaj, India and Vimal Mishra, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar, Ahmedabad, 382, India

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