Paul Block

Program / Dept 1
Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies
Program / Dept 2
Civil and Environmental Engineering
Short Research Description

The goal of our research group is to couple climate, hydrology, and management models and knowledge to reduce risks and promote sustainability of water resources for societal benefit.

Membership in other UW Grad Training Programs
Center for Climatic Research, African Studies Program, Freshwater and Marine Sciences
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Undergrad Major:
Civil Engineering
Grad Major:
Civil Engineering
Significance:
Climate variability has direct effects on health outcomes; particular interest in developing country disease and transmission as related to climate and water; skillfull prediction of seasonal hydrometeological variables can lead toward better health preparedness.