Impacts of deforestation and oil palm plantation on the runoff-processes in humid tropical Sumatra, Indonesia
PI: Dr. T. Sayama

Funded by Kaken [website]

Our group compared soil properties and runoff characteristics in forest and oil palm land in Sumatra,  Indonesia, where is characterized by a thick tropical soil layer. 

I analyzed groundwater and soil moisture records, conducted soil experiments, and simulated the vertical infiltration. 

Canyon flow analysis with particle velocity imagery (PIV) technique in San Diego
PI: Dr. H.McMillan

Our group is currently working on the measurements and analysis of the flood response of urban rivers in arid San Diego. The work will assess the hydrological, landscape, and geomorphological effects on flood magnitude.
 
I am working on the fieldwork and flow analysis with particle velocity imagery.

Isotope streamflow analysis in semi-arid urban region, San Diego
PI: Dr. H. McMillan