Hoshin V. Gupta

Regents' Professor, Hydrology and Atmopsheric Sciences
SRP Professor, Technology-Public Policy/Markets
Joint Professor, Global Change GIDP
Joint Professor, Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis GIDP

Office Hours  By appointment only: hoshin@arizona.edu

Expertise  Surface water hydrology, rainfall-runoff models, land-atmosphere transfer scheme models, flood forecasting, hydrology of semi-arid regions, predictions in ungaged basins, theory of evaluation, blending expert knowledge into automated procedures, Bayesian estimation, recursive methods, uncertainty analysis, information content of data, data assimilation, application of remotely sensed data in hydrology, estimation of precipitation from remotely sensed data, relationship of scale to hydrologic process dominance, development and applications of artificial neural networks, theory and practice of model building, multi-objective stochastic recursive global optimization, interactive computer modeling, multi-resolution multi-disciplinary integrated modeling, decision analysis and decision support systems, merging hydrologic and economic models in support of decision making and policy analysis.


  • PHD systems engineering 1984, Case Western Reserve University