Journal of Hydrogeology & Hydrologic EngineeringISSN: 2325-9647

Jianting Zhu

Jianting Zhu, PhD
Division of Hydrologic Sciences
Desert Research Institute, Las Vegas, USA

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Dr. Jianting Zhu is currently an Associate Professor of Division of Hydrologic Sciences at Desert Research Institute of Las Vegas. He has his under graduation in Engineering Mechanics and graduation studies in Fluid Mechanics from Peking University (Beijing, China) and Zhejiang University (Hangzhou, China) respectively. He earned his PhD in Civil Engineering from Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. His research mainly focuses on Scale issues in hydrology related to ecosystem functioning, upscaling of hydrological and ecological processes, evapotranspiration estimates and remote sensing applications, uncertainty and sensitivity analysis, subsurface hydrology, numerical modeling of hydrology and fluid mechanics, stochastic analysis and its applications, random processes and spatial variability, multiphase fluid flows and contaminant transport in porous media, artificial neural network applications in hydrology and ecology. His teaching interests concerns with Geostatistics, Hydrogeology, Advanced Hydrogeology (Groundwater Modeling), Reservoir Mechanics Dr. Zhiu is an active member of American Geophysical Union (AGU), Soil Science Society of America (SSSA), Geological Society of America (GSA), W2188 USDA Multi-State Research Group, Canadian Society of Soil Science (CSSS), The Ecological Society of America (ESA), European Geosciences Union (EGU), Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario, Canada (Registered Professional Engineer). He has been the Chairperson/Convener of around 8 sessions at AGU, ASSA-CSSA-SSSA, GSA meetings in recent years. He serves as Associate Editor for Soil Science Society of America Journal (SSSAJ) and refereed Over 100 manuscripts and grant proposals for about 30 journals and funding agencies. He has edited over Over 200 technical articles, conference proceedings/presentations/abstracts, and technical reports.

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