Jay Lund on Better Managing California's Droughts with Data, Modeling, and People

Location: 
University of California, Berkeley, CITRIS Building
Date: 
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 -
12:00pm to 1:00pm
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UC Water Investigator Professor Jay Lund of UC Davis will present to the CITRIS Research Exchange on Oct. 7, 12-1pm online and on campus (Berkeley). You can register for the lecture through eventbrite.com

Jay Lund is a Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UC Davis and director of the Center for Watershed Sciences. He is on the editorial board of several water resources publications, has been a member of the Advisory Committee for the 1998 and 2005 California Water Plan Updates, and has served as Convenor of the California Water and Environment Modeling Forum (CWEMF) and President of the Universities Council on Water Resources (UCOWR), and the Delta Independent Science Board.

His principal research interest is in the application of systems analysis, economic, and management methods to infrastructure and public works problems. Lund is also interested in integrated urban water supply planning and management, water transfers and markets and economic design and evaluation of stormwater quality management.

UC Water Co-Director Joshua Viers is the UC Merced CITRIS Director. CITRIS stands for Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society. 

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Free and open to the public. Register by the Monday before the talk for a free lunch at UC Berkeley. The CITRIS Research Exchange Seminar Series is a weekly dialogue highlighting leading voices on societal-scale research issues. Each one-hour seminar starts at 12pm Pacific time and is hosted live in the Banatao Auditorium at Sutardja Dai Hall on the UC Berkeley campus (*unless otherwise noted). The complete schedule for the fall is athttp://citris-uc.org/fall-2015-citris-research-exchange-seminar-series/


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Live webcasting of each CITRIS Research Exchange seminar is available at these CITRIS campuses: 

CITRIS @ Davis: 1127 Kemper Hall, College of Engineering, UC Davis 
CITRIS @ Merced: Science & Engineering II, Room 302, UC Merced 
CITRIS @ Santa Cruz: Room 595B, Engineering 2 Building, Baskin School of Engineering, UC Santa Cruz

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