Faculty & Staff Profile

Jose Salas, Civil & Env

Dr. Jose D Salas

Emeritus Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests

  • Flood prediction
  • Drought characterization
  • Long range streamflow forecasting
  • Stochastic analysis and simulation of hydrologic processes
  • Risk analysis and modeling of extreme events under non-stationary conditions

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Education

  • B.S. 1965, National University of Engineering, LimaPeru - Civil Engineering-Hydraulic Eng
  • M.S. 1967, Colorado State University - Hydraulics
  • Ph.D. 1972, Colorado State University - Hydrology and Water Resources

International Connections

  • Country: Dominican Republic
    Contact: INDRHI-IICA, Santo Domingo, Consultant, 1980, 1981, 1989
  • Country: Italy
    Contact: University of Foreigners, Perugia, WARREDOC, Invited Lecturer, 1986-1993
  • Country: Canada
    Contact: Ecole Polytechnique, Consultant, 1994-1997
  • Country: Italy
    Contact: Politecnico di Milano, Visiting Professor, 1992
  • Country: Canada
    Contact: University of Waterloo, External Ph.D. Committee Member, 1984
  • Country: Italy
    Contact: University of Catania, Visiting Professor, 1994
  • Country: Colombia
    Contact: National University of Medellin, Keynote Speaker, 2004
  • Country: Spain
    Contact: Polytechnical University of Valencia, External Ph.D. Committee Member, 2007
  • Country: Egypt
    Contact: Water Research Center, Taught Graduate Course - Cairo, 1990
  • Country: Portugal
    Contact: Technical University of Lisbon, Invited Lecturer, 1985
  • Country: Italy
    Contact: Politecnico di Milano, E. Marchi Lecture, 2013
  • Country: India
    Contact: Central Water Commission, USAID Training Team, 1985
  • Country: Egypt
    Contact: Water Research Center, Project Principal Investigator, 1993-1995
  • Country: Korea
    Contact: KWRA, Seoul, Keynote Speaker, 2000
  • Country: Philippines
    Contact: National Irrigation Administration, Training Team, 1981
  • Country: Korea
    Contact: KICT, Seoul, Consultant, 2003
  • Country: Argentina
    Contact: University of Litoral, Invited Lecturer, 1994
  • Country: Korea
    Contact: Yonsei University, Taught Graduate Course - 2012, 2013
  • Country: Argentina
    Contact: University of San Juan, Lecturer, 1994
  • Country: Peru
    Contact: ANA, Invited Speaker, 2013
  • Country: Ecuador
    Contact: University of Guayaquil, Invited Lecturer, 1979
  • Country: Portugal
    Contact: National Hydraulics Laboratory, NATO Consultant, 1985
  • Country: Venezuela
    Contact: Interamerican Center of Water and Land Development (CIDIAT), Merida, Professor, 1976
  • Country: Venezuela
    Contact: Universidad de Carabobo, Valencia, Keynote Speaker, 1997
  • Country: Guatemala
    Contact: University of San Carlos, UNESCO, Consultant, 1978
  • Country: Peru
    Contact: National University of Engineering, Invited Lecturer, 2004
  • Country: Peru
    Contact: National University of Agriculture, Invited Lecturer, 2000, 2008
  • Country: Peru
    Contact: SEDAPAL, World Bank, Consultant, 1996, 2002
  • Country: Peru
    Contact: Ministry of Agriculture, USAID Plan Meris Project Team Member, 1979
  • Country: Argentina
    Contact: Parana Medio Project, Consultant, FAO, 1989, 1991
  • Country: Philippines
    Contact: UNESCO Regional Meeting, Keynote Speaker, 2007
  • Country: Portugal
    Contact: National Hydraulics Laboratory, NATO Consultant, 1985
  • Country: Spain
    Contact: Iberdrola, Valencia, Keynote Speaker, 1997
  • Country: Spain
    Contact: Polytechnical University of Valencia, Visiting Professor, 1985
  • Country: Venezuela
    Contact: CIDIAT, Merida, Keynote Speaker, 2005
  • Country: Uruguay
    Contact: IICA NSF Research Workshop, Montevideo, Principal Investigator
  • Country: Brazil
    Contact: Fortaleza and Brasilia, IICA Consultant, 1988
  • Country: Canada
    Contact: HydroQuebec, Montreal, Consultant, 1991-2004
  • Country: Canada
    Contact: University of Manitoba, External Ph.D. Committee Member, 2006
  • Country: Chile
    Contact: Catholic University of Chile, USIA Cooperative Project, Principal Investigator, 1994-1998
  • Country: Colombia
    Contact: National University of Medellin, Keynote Speaker, 2004
  • Country: Colombia
    Contact: Ministry of the Environment, World Bank, Project Team Member, 2004
  • Country: Switzerland
    Contact: Institute of Hydromechanics and Water Resources Management, ETH, Zurich, Visiting Professor, 2003-2008
  • Country: Dominican Republic
    Contact: INDRHI, Wold Bank, Valdesia Dam Project, Project Director, 1984-1986
  • Country: Italy
    Contact: University of Genoa, Visiting Professor, 1985

Contact Information

Office Location: Engineering A203
Phone: (561) 405-6545
Email: jsalas@engr.colostate.edu