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Women Advancing River Research Seminar Series

Join us via Zoom for this inaugural seminar series. 


All seminars begin at 11 a.m. U.S. Eastern time (New York)

Co-hosts: Ellen Wohl (Colorado State) and Li Li (Penn State)

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February 25, 2021

Berit Arheimer, Swedish Meteorological & Hydrological Institute

River flow in catchment modelling using HYPE for water management, open science and global development

Abstract and biography


March 24, 2021

Petra Döll, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

Multi-variable ensemble-based parameter and uncertainty estimation for a global hydrological model

Abstract and biography


April 28, 2021

Kamini Singha, Colorado School of Mines, US

Surface water-groundwater connectivity controls on critical zone processes

Abstract and biography


May 18, 2021

Michèle Koppes, University of British Columbia, Canada

Braiding knowledges of braided rivers: integrating place-based, indigenous and situated knowledges in the study of glaciated watersheds

Abstract and biography


June 15, 2021

Angela Gurnell, Queen Mary University London, UK

The importance of plants for river geomorphology

Abstract and biography


July 20, 2021

Audrey Sawyer, Ohio State University, US

Streambed tapestries: Stream-groundwater mixing and relationships with morphology, metals, and microbes

Abstract and biography


August 13, 2021

Tanya Doody, CSIRO, Australia

Riverine invasive species management – thinking outside the box

Abstract and biography


September 15, 2021 

Paola Passalacqua, University of Texas, US

Transport mechanisms across geomorphic transitions: analysis of spatial and temporal patterns of river-floodplain connectivity

Abstract and biography


October 20, 2021

Elowyn Yager, University of Idaho, US

Finding a signal in the noise: how turbulence, jamming, and bed structure explain variations in the onset of sediment motion

Abstract and biography


November 8, 2021

Nicole Gasparini, Tulane University, US

River processes in landscape evolution models: Possibilities for the next decade

Abstract and biography


December 10, 2021

Iris Moeller, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Modification of waves and water flows through the presence of coastal wetlands: a journey from the micro- to the macro-scale

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January 26, 2022

Anne Mather, University of Plymouth, UK

Unlocking deeper time perspectives on rivers and their contribution to landscape change

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