Dr. Peter Nelson

Associate Professor, Borland Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering

Peter Nelson

Research Interests

  • Sediment transport
  • Geomorphology
  • River morphodynamics
  • Hydrology

Links to Other Information


International Connections

  • Country: Italy
    Contact: University of Genoa, Research collaboration
  • Country: Canada
    Contact: Simon Fraser University, Research collaboration

Contact Information

Office Location: Engineering B212
Phone: (970) 491-5247
Fax: (970) 491-7727

Personal website


  • B.S.E. 2003, Princeton University – Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Ph.D. 2010, University of California – Earth and Planetary Science