Faculty & Researchers

Water Sciences and Management Faculty

All “646” numbers have a (575) area code



Faculty Department Field of Study Email Phone
Abdessattar Abdelkefi Engineering Biomedical devices, bio-mass sensors, energy harvesters abdu@nmsu.edu 646-6546
Sangamesh V. Angadi Plant and Environmental Sciences Water Efficient Crops angadis@nmsu.edu 646-3405
A. Salim Bawazir Civil and Geological Engineering Evapotranspiration/Irrigation and drainage abawazir@nmsu.edu 646-6044
Daren Bloomquist Hotel, Restaurant and Tourism Management Sustainable facilities management, sustainable management of water resources dbloomqu@nmsu.edu 646-5987
Max P. Bleiweiss Entomology Plant Path and Weed Science Remote sensing maxb@nmsu.edu 646-1367
Wiebke Boeing Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology Aquatic ecology wboeing@nmsu.edu 646-1707
Catherine Brewer Chemical Engineering Biomass utilization, wastewater treatment, environmental remediation cbrewer@nmsu.edu 646-8637
Christopher Brown Geography and Environmental Studies GIS applications and binational water research brownchr@nmsu.edu 646-1892
Huidae Cho Civil Engineering Application of GIS to Water Resources Engineering, Climate change, Urban hydrology, Hydroinformatics hcho@nmsu.edu 646-3801
Michaela Buenemann Geography and Environmental Studies Geographic information science, land system science, biogeography, landscape ecology, and drylands elabuen@nmsu.edu 646-6493
Kenneth “KC” Carroll Plant and Environmental Sciences Hydrology, hydrogeology, water resources, environmental science, soil science, geochemistry, and environmental engineering kccarr@nmsu.edu 646-5929
Doug Cram Extension Animal Resources Forest and Fire Management dcram@nmsu.edu 646-8130
Murali Darapuneni Plant and Environmental Sciences Sustainable solutions, crop rotations, soilcrop water use and irrigation management dmk07@nmsu.edu 575-461-1620
Michael N. DeMers Geography and Environmental Studies Geographic Information Science and Technology, Landscape Ecology mdemers@nmsu.edu 496-5231
Shuguang Deng Chemical Engineering Water treatment technology sdeng@nmsu.edu 646-4346
Koffi Djaman Plant and Environmental Sciences Soil and water resources, irrigation engineering, smart agriculture, water resources and climate change kdjaman@nmsu.edu 505-960-7757
Cara Meghan Downes Economics, Applied Statistics & International Business Economics, sustainability cdownes@nmsu.edu 646-6021
David W. DuBois Plant and Environmental Sciences Climatology dwdubois@nmsu.edu 646-2974
Daniel P. Dugas Geography and Environmental Studies Geomorphology ddugas@nmsu.edu 646-1045
Ahmed Elaksher Engineering Technology and Surveying Engineering Water surveying and hydrography elaksher@nmsu.edu 646-6107
Willis M. Fedio Food Safety Laboratory & Assoc. Pathogenic bacteria in chile, rapid detection and isolation of bacterial pathogens wfedio@nmsu.edu 646-7352
A.G. “Sam” Fernald Animal and Range Sciences Water quality hydrology afernald@nmsu.edu 646-1041
Rolando Flores Agricultural, Consumer & Environmental Sciences Food Science and Technology agdean@nmsu.edu 646-3748
Hatim Geli Animal and Range Sciences Hydrology and remote sensing hgeli@nmsu.edu 646-1640
Rachel Gioannini Plant and Environmental Sciences Horticulture & Landscape design, sustainable management of water resources rachelgi@nmsu.edu 646-3638
Ryan M. Goss Plant and Environmental Sciences Irrigation of Urban Landscapes and Turfgrasses ryangoss@nmsu.edu 646-2397
Richard Heerema Extension Plant Sciences Extension plant sciences, sustainable management of water resources rjheerem@nmsu.edu 646-2921
Jeffrey Herrick Wooton Hall Land evaluation and monitoring jherrick@nmsu.edu 646-5194
Brian H. Hurd Ag Economics and Ag Business Economics and policy Bhurd@nmsu.edu 646-2674
John Idowu Extension Plant Sciences Sustainable crop and soil management, irrigation management jidowu@nmsu.edu 646-2571
Zachary Klein Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology Fish ecology, water quality and management, fish conservation zklein@nmsu.edu 646-3719
Antonio S. Lara Chemistry and biochemistry Water quality and arsenic removal alara@nmsu.edu 646-2918
Theresa Laverty Fish, Wildlife and Conservation Ecology Community ecology, social-ecological systems research, sustainable management of water resources tlaverty@nmsu.edu 646-7051
Bernd Leinauer Extensn Plant Sciences Irrigation water conservation, irrigation of turfgrass with saline and potable water leinauer@nmsu.edu 646-2546
Hongmei Luo Chemical Engineering Related water science research, Pholocatalyst for water splitting and removal of emerging contaminants hluo@nmsu.edu 646-4204
H. Curtis Monger Plant and Environmental Sciences Water/wastewater treatment and reuse cmonger@nmsu.edu 646-1910
Lambis Papelis Civil and Geological Engineering Aquatic Chemistry lpapelis@nmsu.edu 646-3801
Geno A. Picchioni Plant and Environmental Sciences Plant physiology and water stress gpicchio@nmsu.edu 646-1820
Richard C. Pratt Plant and Environmental Sciences Cropping Systems Research and Plant Breeding ricpratt@nmsu.edu 646-3406
Lakshmi Reddi Engineering Civil and Environmental Engineering engrdean@nmsu.edu 646-3647
Rossana Sallenave Extension Animal Resources & Natural Resources Aquatic Ecology rsallena@nmsu.edu 646-6093
Gerald “Jerry” Sims Entomology Plant Pathology and Weed Science Environmental microbiology gksims@nmsu.edu 646-3225
Manoj K. Shukla Plant and Environmental Sciences Water and Solute Transport in Soils shuklamk@nmsu.edu 646-2324
Geoffrey B. Smith Biology Environmental microbiology gsmith@nmsu.edu 646-6080
Robert G. Smits Mathematical Sciences Stochastic transport of chemicals and biological mechanisms in porous media rsmits@nmsu.edu 646-2884
Caiti M. Steele Jornada Exper Range Headquarters Remote Sensing, Snow Hydrology, Agriculture & Climate Change caiti@nmsu.edu 646-4144
Kenny Stevens Engineering Technology Solar water distillation and groundwater hydrology kstevens@nmsu.edu 646-2491
Blair L. Stringam Plant and Environmental Sciences Irrigation, Open Channel Flow Measurement, Sensor Applications blairs@nmsu.edu 646-7665
April L. Ulery Plant and Environmental Sciences Environmental Soil Chemistry aulery@nmsu.edu 646-2219
Jacob Urquidi Physics Physics of molecular liquids (water in particular) and amorphous materials jurquidi@nmsu.edu 646-5199
Frank A. Ward Ag Economics and Ag Business Economics and policy fward@nmsu.edu 646-1220
Nicolas Webb Jornada Exper Range Headquarters Rangeland management, Land degradation processes and climate-management interactions, Spatiotemporal patterns and drivers of wind and water erosion, Climate change impacts and adaptation in socio-ecological systems nwebb@nmsu.edu 646-3584
Benjamin Widner Economics and International Business Urban and regional economics bwidner@nmsu.edu 646-5989
Pei Xu Civil Engineering Water and wastewater engineering; membrane processes; desalination; potable and non-potable water reuse; produced water treatment; advanced oxidation and disinfection; biological and bioelectrochemical processes; removal of emerging contaminants; membrane fouling pxu@nmsu.edu 646-5870
Jinfa Zhang Plant and Environmental Sciences Sustainable crop production, sustainable management of water resources jinzhang@nmsu.edu 646-3438









Researcher Department Field of Study Email Phone
Jalal Rastegary Institute for Energy and the Environment Biofuels rastegar@nmsu.edu 646-1510
Tanner Schaub Bio Security And Food Safety Center Water chemical analysis tschaub@nmsu.edu 646-7582