Faculty & Staff Profile

Peter Nelson

Dr. Peter Nelson

Associate Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests

  • Sediment transport
  • Geomorphology
  • River morphodynamics
  • Hydrology

Links to Other Information


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

International Connections

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

Contact Information

Office Location: Engineering B212
Phone: 970-491-5247
Fax: 970-491-7727
Email: peter.nelson@colostate.edu