October 4, 2016

As a part of CEE 4420/5420 Engineering Hydrology Course, four Civil & Environmental Students: Mitchell, Will, Austin and Daniel performed bathymetric survey of City Lake, in the city of Cookeville. They used a Sonar device from Dr. Thanos Papanicolaou's Hydraulics and Sedimentation Lab at UT-Knoxville. A YouTube video of their exercise can be seen below.

August 6, 2016

In early August of 2016, TechWARMS researchers teamed up with Dr. Greg Nail, UT Martin and conducted a Field Trip to collect river bathymetry data and streamflow measurement along several locations in the Obion River System. Figure 1 below shows the sites that were scheduled to be visited. Over a 4-day period August 3-6th, over 8 sites were visited mainly in the North, Middle and South Forks of Obion River.In addit...

December 29, 2015


PhD Candidate Ebrahim Ahmadisharaf's paper titled "Spatial probabilistic multi-criteria decision making for assessment of flood management alternatives" is accepted for publication.


For those interested to download the manuscript, you may download the full manuscript for free (until February 17, 2016) at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022169415009798

December 29, 2015

 TechWARMS was present at the 2015 AGU Fall Meeting in the beautiful San Francisco, CA.


We presented our research on our on-going projects including (i) development of multi-GPU Flood2D-GPU implementation and (ii) HEC-RAS vs. HEC-2D models in Obion River System in Western TN.


Tigstu Dullo, PhD student, presented the poster along with Dr. K. Here are some pictures from the poster session.

May 22, 2015

Graduate student researchers along with Dr. Kalyanapu attended the the 2015 EWRI Congress in Austin, TX, which occurred during May 17-21. 

Members including Ebrahim, Tigstu, and JJ presented their research, participated in various technical sessions and interacted with many researchers from across the nation and from around the world. 


The photo on the left shows team members Tigstu, JJ, Alfred, Ebrah...

February 14, 2014

Dr. Kalyanapu's research paper titled "Annualized risk analysis approach to recommend appropriate level of flood control: Application to Swannanoa River Watershed." is accepted for publication in Journal of Flood Risk Management.

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