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Research group of Dr. Arturo S. Leon

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Welcome to the research group of Dr. Arturo S.Leon. Our main research interests are on the areas of single-phase transient flows, two-phase flows [violent geysers]), resilient approaches to flood control, optimal reservoir operation under uncertainty, sustainable stormwater management and modeling, real-time control of complex hydraulic systems, computational hydraulics (CFD ) and physical modeling of hydraulic structures.

For more information about the members of our research group, our research interests, publications, teaching material, codes/softwares, current and recent past projects, our work in the news and experimental facilities please explore the left tab of this page accordingly.

For our work in the News please see here

M.S. and Ph.D. Student Research Opportunities

We are always interested in highly motivated and academically talented graduate students from Applied Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering or other engineering areas. For any research area, the candidates must have an excellent level on programming (C++, Matlab and/or Phyton) and Mathematics. Please send your CV, GRE and TOEFL (if applicable) scores, brief statement of your academic accomplishmemnts, list of publications and PDF of one or two of your most-relevant publications to aleon3@uh.edu. Please read more here.


We are looking for

One PhD student with outstanding experience in water quality modeling in 3D and 1D (e.g., BioChemFOAM, EFDC, WASP and EPANET)

Graduate Student Guidelines and Expectations: If you are considering joining this research group, please read the Graduate Student Guidelines and Expectations of this research goup here


We always have research opportunities for self-funded visiting graduate students and Faculty. For our current research projects, please see here


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Associate Professor of Water Resources Engineering
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Houston

Research Website: http://www2.egr.uh.edu/~aleon3/
Google Scholar: http://scholar.google.com/citations?hl=en&user=R5MecbQAAAAJ&oi=sra
Academia: https://uh.academia.edu/ArturoLeon
Research gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Arturo_Leon
Email: aleon3@uh.edu

Mail address:Cullen College of Engineering Building 1, Civil and Environmental Engineering, 4726 Calhoun Road, Room N107, Houston, TX 77204-4003
Physical location: N134
Telephone: (713) 743-8641



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Upcoming Conferences in Hydraulic Engineering and Water Management

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