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Dr. Reza Khanbilvardi
NOAA Chair Professor of Engineering- Civil Engineering, City College of New York & City University of New York


Steinmann Hall, T-107
The City University of New York
Convent Ave. at 138th St.
New York, NY 10031

E-mail: rk@ce.ccny.cuny.edu
Phone: 212-650-8009,
Fax: 212-650-8097


Responsibilities Books  Courses 
Executive Director, International Center for Environmental resources and development(ICERD)
Director of the Center for Water Resources & Environmental Research(CWRER)
Director of NOAA Center for Cooperative Remote Sensing Sciences and Technology(CREST)
NOAA Chair professor of Engineering /Civil Engineering City College of New York & City university of New York


- Groundwater Technology Pollution and Transport."
- "Groundwater Hydrology, Contamination, and Remediation."
- "Pollution, Risk Assessment, and Remediation in Groundwater System."

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- Fluid Mechanics
- Fluid Mechanics Laboratory
- Hydraulics, Hydrology, and GIS
- Engineering Hydrology
- Advance Hydraulics


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Technical Papers  Technical Reports  Grants and Awards 


- Chaouch, N., Temimi, M., Romanov, P., Cabrera, R., McKillop, G. and Khanbilvardi, R. (2012), An automated algorithm for river ice monitoring over the Susquehanna River using the MODIS data. Hydrol. Process.. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9548

- Chen C., Lakhankar T., Romanov P., Helfrich S., Powell A., Khanbilvardi R. (2012) Validation of NOAA-Interactive Multisensor Snow and Ice Mapping System (IMS) by Comparison with Ground-Based Measurements over Continental United StatesRemote Sensing. 4(5):1134-1145.

- Norouzi, H., Rossow, W., M., T., Prigent, C., Azarderakhsh, M., Boukabara, S.A., Khanbilvardi, R., Using Microwave Brightness Temperature Diurnal Cycle To Improve Emissivity Retrievals Over Land. Remote Sensing of Environment, 123, 470-482, doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2012.04.015, 2012

- Lakhankar T., J. Munoz, P. Romanov, A. M. Powell, N. Krakauer, W. Rossow, and R. Khanbilvardi (2012), CREST‐Snow Field Experiment: analysis of snowpack properties using multi‐frequency microwave remote sensing data, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 9, 8105–8136.

- Temimi, M., Lacava, T., Lakhankar, T., Tramutoli, V., Ghedira, H., Ata, R. and Khanbilvardi, R. (2011), A multi-temporal analysis of AMSR-E data for flood and discharge monitoring during the 2008 flood in Iowa. Hydrological Processes, 25: 2623–2634. doi: 10.1002/hyp.8020

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-“Research and Education Advancements inOceanic and Atmospheric Sciences”, Edited by Reza. M. Khanbilvardi and Shakila Merchant. Published by NOAA-CREST, New York, 2004, 551 pages.

- Khanbilvardi, Reza M. and Bahar Zoghi-Moghadam, 2001.” Settling Properties of Cryptospordium and Girardia Under different Environmental Conditions”, Final Report to New York City Department of Environmental Protection (for RF# 57574).

-Stern, David, Reza M. Khanbilvardi, Lorraine Janus, Victor Goldsmith, and Yuri Gorokhovich, 2001, “Energy Conservation through Watershed Management for the New York City Drinking Water Supply” Report to New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (RF# 555407),

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- “Earth Science and Environmental sustainability”. Under a contract from U.S. Department of Education. 10/1/10-9/30/15. (Co-PI),($2,300,000)

- ”Consortium for Climate Risk in Northeast”, Under a contract from Columbia University/NOAA. September1, 2010-August, 2015. (PI) ($400,000).

- “NOAA-Cooperative Remote Sensing Science and Technology”, Under a contract from NOAA. September 1, 2011-September 1, 2016. (PI),($15,000,000).

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