Senior Research Scientist
Upmanu Lall received his PhD from the University of Texas in 1981. Prior to joining the IRI, he was a professor for the University of Utah and Utah State University. He has more than 20 years of experience as a hydrologist. He is also the Director of the Columbia Water Center and the Alan & Carol Silberstein Professor of Engineering.
Lall’s principal areas of expertise are statistical and numerical modeling of hydrologic climatic systems and water resource systems planning and management.