NIEMANN RESEARCH GROUP
Photo: Tobias Keller

Jeffrey Niemann

Faoro Professor of Water Resources, P.E.

Education

  • Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2001)
  • M.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1997)
  • B.S. with High Distinction, Civil Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder (1993)

Honors

  • Borland Chair of Hydrology, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2019)
  • Faculty Award for Outstanding Performance, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2019)
  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2016)
  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Service, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2014)
  • President’s Volunteer Service Award, USAID Office of Volunteers for Prosperity (2011)
  • George T. Abell Award for Outstanding International Contributions, College of Engineering (2011)
  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2011)
  • Borland Chair of Hydrology, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2010)
  • Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering (2007)
  • Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE), President of the United States (2002)

Current Teaching

  • CIVE 322 Basic Hydrology
  • CIVE/WR 524 Modeling Watershed Hydrology
  • CIVE 525 Water Engineering for Intl. Development

Contact

  • Jeffrey.Niemann@colostate.edu
  • Office: Engineering A226
  • Campus Delivery 1372, Fort Collins, CO 80523

Liz Byron

M.S. Student (Co-Advised)

Topic: Climate change impacts on landslides

Ben Irvin

M.S. Student

Topic: Modeling floods in mountain basins

Jeremy Giovando

Ph.D. Student

Topic: Impacts of wildfire on snowpack

Boran Kim

Ph.D. Student

Topic: Probabilistic downscaling of soil moisture

Shukran Sahaar

Ph.D. Student

Topic: Optical/thermal remote sensing of soil moisture

Muhammad Ukasha

Ph.D. Student

Topic: Estimating groundwater depletion using GRACE

B.J. Elkins (M.S. 2020)

Joseph Bindner (M.S. 2020)

Matthew Pauly (M.S. 2019)

Sujana Timilsina (M.S. 2019)

Douglas Woolridge (M.S. 2019)

Kelsey Czyzyk (M.S. 2018)

Jordan Deshon (M.S. 2018)

Michael Follum (Ph.D. 2018)

Melissa James (M.S. 2018)

Youngjai Jung (Ph.D. 2018)

Diana Buzzard (M.S. 2017)

Nicholas Grieco (M.S. 2017)

Janelle Prange (M.S. 2017)

Garret Cowley (M.S. 2016)

Dylan Hoehn (M.S. 2016)

Almoatasem Maamon (M.S. 2015)

Nathan Alburn (M.S. 2014)

Jonathan Freed (M.S. 2014)

Sediqa Hassani (M.S. 2014)

Kayla Ranney (M.S. 2014)

Wendy Banzhof (M.S. 2013)

Devin Traff (M.S. 2013)

Kevin Werbylo (M.S. 2013)

Michael Coleman (Ph.D. 2012)

Gregory Steed (M.S. 2012)

Frederick Busch (M.S. 2011)

Jeremy Giovando (M.S. 2011)

Stephen Middlekauff (M.S. 2011)

Shaina Sabatine (M.S. 2011)

Christina Goncalves (M.S. 2010)

Kichul Jung (M.S. 2010)

Jorge Gironas (Ph.D. 2009)

Amin Haghnegahdar (M.S. 2009)

Joshua Melliger (M.S. 2009)

Valerie Mino (M.S. 2009)

Morgan Ruark (M.S. 2009)

Niklas Hallberg (M.S. 2008)

Danielle Tripp (M.S. 2007)

Jonathan Cullor (M.S. 2006)

Xiangjiang Huang (Ph.D. 2006)

Alfonso Mejia (M.S. 2006)

Mark Perry (M.S. 2006)

Summer Jawson (M.S. 2005)