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  • HAS Alumnus Dan Stephens Elected to National Academy of Engineering

    Photo Daniel B. Stephens
    Monday, February 11, 2019
    Our heartiest congratulations go to Dr. Daniel B. Stephens, HAS alumnus, who was recently elected to the National Academy of Engineering! Stephens, Chairman of the Board and Principal Hydrologist of Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc., was elected with the Class of 2019 in Earth Resources for "innovations in vadose zone hydrologic practice and theory."  Awards and professional recognition have followed Dan throughout his life. In 2017, he was awarded the Groundwater Resources Association of California Lifetime Achievement Award for his lifelong dedication to the groundwater industry. Ste... Read More
  • Zeng and Broxton Snowpack Research Featured in the NY Times

    Monday, February 4, 2019
    The snowpack/snowmass research data and graphs recently published by HAS Professor Xubin Zeng and HAS alumnus Patrick Broxton were used by author Porter Fox to develop an opinion piece for the New York Times Sunday Review published on February 3. Porter, a features editor at Powder magazine and author of Deep: The Story of Skiing and the Future of Snow, authored the opinion piece, Why Can't Rich People Save Winter? The NY Times staff learned about Zeng's research from the press conference held in December at the 2018 AGU Meeting in Washington, DC.   Read More
  • Gupta and Zeng Featured in Annual Arizona Daily Star UA Science Magazine

    Photo Hoshin Gupta and Xubin Zeng
    Monday, January 14, 2019
    HAS Regents Professor Hoshin Gupta and HAS Professor Xubin Zeng  -- both College of Science Galileo Fellows -- were among the UA College of Science faculty members featured in the Arizona Daily Star Annual UA Science Magazine on Sunday, January 13. Zeng was featured for his recent work in identifying the differences in snowpack changes and trends in the eastern and western U.S.  Zeng's team compiled and analyzed 35 years' worth of data from citizen volunteers who measured snow depth at one specific point and from networks that measure both snow depth and snow mass operated by government agenci... Read More
  • Hoshin Gupta Named (Again!) to Highly Cited Researchers List

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    Saturday, December 22, 2018
    Congratulations to HAS Regents Professor Hoshin Gupta on his recent selection (again!) as a 2018 Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics! Hoshin was named in his field (ranked in environment/ecology) and more generally "across fields," a new distinction this year. Those named to the Highly Cited list are among an elite group recognized for exceptional research demonstrated by production of multiple highly cited papers that rank in the top 1% by citations for field and year in Web of Science. This distinction derives not from Clarivate Analytics but from Hoshin's peers who have, time and... Read More
  • It's the 2018 Issue of Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences News for Alumni and Friends!

    Friday, December 21, 2018
    It's the 2018 issue of the Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences News for Alumni and Friends!  Click on the full screen icon on the bottom right of the ISSUU image to view the newsletter in full screen.  Enjoy! Please send us your news and comments. Our door is always open!   All the best to you in 2019! Read More

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