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Jay Famiglietti GIWS Executive Director, Professor, Canada 150 Research Chair in Hydrology and Remote Sensing

Global Institute for Water Security
School of Environment and Sustainability
Department of Geography and Planning

Areas of Interest

  • Remote sensing of terrestrial and global hydrology
  • Climate change impacts on hydrology and water resources
  • Regional and global groundwater depletion
  • Large-scale hydrological modeling
  • Science communication and water diplomacy

Recent Work

A Map of the Future of Water
Trend Magazine,
Spring 2019
Quantifying Renewable Groundwater Stress with GRACE
Richey et al.,
Water Resources Research,
July 2015

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