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Amilcare Porporato
Amilcare Porporato

Thomas J. Wu '94 Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and the Princeton Environmental Institute

Room: E407 Engineering Quad
Phone: 609-258-2287

Webpage: Porporato's Research Group

Curriculum Vitae

Short Bio


  • CEE587/ENV587 Ecohydrology
  • TBA Environmental Thermodynamics

Research Interests

  • Ecohydrology
  • Analysis of hydrologic time series
  • Stochastic soil moisture dynamics and water balance
  • Soil-atmosphere interaction
  • Environmental fluid mechanics
  • Complexity in the environment
  • Sustainable use of soil and water resources
  • Nonequilibrium thermodynamics

Updated: July 1, 2018