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“ Hisham is joining Critical Infrastructure Systems Laboratory as a Postdoctoral Research Asscoiate ”

March 18, 2024


At the Critical Infrastructure Systems Laboratory, Hisham will lead the efforts to develop a model coupling toolkit that allows to dynamically link a variety of existing water and power system models.

“ Hisham is joining PNNL as a Postdoctoral Research Asscoiate ”

June 1, 2021


As a postdoctoral research associate, Hisham will lead the integrated modeling efforts to simulate the dynamics of coupled human-natural systems over the contiguous US (CONUS), including: 1) Community Land Model (CLM) for simulating the hydrological cycle and land surface processes, and 2) MOSART-WM for routing streamflow in rivers, simulating dam operations, and allocating water to downstream users. These efforts are expected to enrich the depth and breadth of knowledge and expertise in water-energy dynamics, in the sphere of uncertainty quantification, integrated modeling and dam operations, particularly during the challenging context of droughts and water security

“ Hisham participtaed as a part of the UW Support Team in the NASA/CNES SWOT Hackathon.”

June 1, 2020

Hisham was assigned to an Early Adopter team from Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) as SWOT hackathon helper/hacker. Hisham provided support to the IITD team to tackle the questions/issues they had with the CNES SWOT Hydrology Simulator over Godavari basin.

“ Hisham received the AWRA Fellowship for Washington State Section.”

April 25, 2020


Hisham received the Washington Section American Water Resources Association 2019-2020 Fellowship. Hisham was nominated based on the interdisciplinary nature of the course of study and research he is performing and the effectiveness of communicating his research objectives. Hisham will be given a special recognition at a State Section event and his research will be featured in the AWRA biweekly newsletter.

“ SASWE Promo Film won the Public Messaging and Engagement Award for the 2nd UW Student Film Contest.”

March 22, 2020


As part of a UW production team, Hisham contributed to the production of the promotional film for the SASWE (SAtellites, Sustainability, Water, and Environment) research group. The SASWE promo film won the “Public Messaging and Engagement” award for the 2nd UW Student Film Contest-2019 in the Domestic (US) category.