Global Institute for Water Security

Degree Pursuing


Academic Background

  • B.Sc., Biology, University of the Philippines
  • M.Sc., Applied Geosciences, University of Pennslyvania 

Research Keywords and Interests

  • Ecohydrology
  • Plant-water relations
  • Plant water uptake
  • Runoff generation 


Evaristo, J., McDonnell, J.J., Scholl, M.A., Bruijnzeel, L.A., Chun, K.P. "Insights into plant water uptke from xylem-water isotope measurements in two tropical catchments with contrasting moisture conditions". Hydrol. Process., in press. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.10841

Evaristo. J., Jasechko, S., and McDonnell, J.J. " Global seperation of plant transpiration from groundwater and streamflow". Nature 525, 91-94 (2015). DOI: 10.1038/nature14983 [Top multimedia pick 2015, Celebratory 400th episode (Nature Podcast)]