• Neha Gupta Wins 2019 WateReuse Arizona Scholarship

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    Monday, August 5, 2019
    Congratulations go out to HAS doctoral student, Neha Gupta, who recently won the WateReuse Arizona 2019 Scholarship! Neha received the $2,500 award last week in a formal ceremony at the WateReuse Arizona Annual Conference held in Flagstaff, Arizona. The mission of WateReuse Arizona is to promote the responsible stewardship of Arizona's water resources through education and advocacy for the best use of all water supplies. The purpose of the scholarship award is to encourage and support full-time students whose research focuses on wastewater reclamation, water reuse, and/or desalination and who... Read More
  • Congratulations to HAS Colleagues Named to 2019 AGU Honors List

    Photo 2019 AGU Honors Awardees Announced
    Thursday, August 1, 2019
    Congratulations to our HAS colleagues who have been named to the 2019 AGU Honors Lists in the Atmospheric Sciences and Paleoceanography/Paleoclimatology Sections! Dr. Francina Dominguez, HAS Designated Campus Colleague and former Assistant Professor, and Dr. Armin Sorooshian, HAS Joint Professor, both received the Atmospheric Sciences Section's Ascent Award which honors exceptional mid-career scientists in the fields of atmospheric and climate sciences. Dr. Valerie Trouet, Joint Associate Professor, received the Paleoceanography-Paleoclimatology Section's Willi Dansgaard Award which honors sci... Read More
  • Bo Guo Named Outstanding Reviewer for Water Resources Research

    Photo HAS Assistant Professor Bo Guo
    Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    Our warmest congratulations go to HAS Assistant Professor Bo Guo who was recently recognized as an Outstanding Reviewer for Water Resources Research. Guo's work as a reviewer was cited by Dr. Martyn Clark, WRR Editor-in-Chief and Professor of Hydrology at the University of Saskatchewan. Not only has he devoted the time to review colleagues' research efforts, he has also been busy publishing his own research this year. The article, Dynamic pore-network modeling of air-water flow through thin porous layers, was published in Chemical Engineering Science, and the article, Vertically-integrated dua... Read More
  • UA Retains No. 1 Ranking in Water Resources

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    Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    The 2019 Shanghai Rankings of World Universities has been announced, and once again the University of Arizona has been recognized as the world's No. 1 program in water resources! The latest ranking was announced on the website. The university earned the same ranking for 2018 which was announced earlier this year. Subject rankings of more than 1,200 global universities are based on 1) the number of papers authored by an institution in an academic subject, 2) the ratio of citation of papers published to the average citations of papers in the same category, 3) the number of papers publ... Read More
  • HAS Students Win Top Prizes in 2019 CAP Awards for Water Research

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    Tuesday, July 16, 2019
    Congratulations to HAS Alumni Thomas Whipple and Tiffani Cañez who have won the top prizes in this year's Central Arizona Project Awards for Water Research competition! Thomas Whipple's Master's thesis, Planning for depletion: optimal irrigation in the Pinal AMA under changing water sources, won the First Place award of $1,000. Thomas received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in hydrology from the University of Arizona and currently works as a hydrologist with the Arizona Department of Water Resources, Recharge Section. Tiffani Cañez's Senior Capstone project paper, Mappin... Read More