Behzad Ahmadi, Ph.D.
Research Engineer 3
Behzad is a research engineer for CWEE specialization in water resources management, optimization and automation of water distribution system, and developing decision support tools for water distribution management. Behzad obtained his PhD in civil and environmental engineering from Portland State University. In his dissertation he developed a framework to detect agricultural and hydrological droughts concentrating more on water quality changes throughout drought episodes in riverine ecosystems as well as post-drought recovery time for Gross Primary Productivity (GPP).