These are the students that I have supervised or co-supervised to the completion of Ph.D. degrees, or whose studies towards a Ph.D. are still in progress.

  • Bernard Laval (Ph.D. 2003)

    Modelling Transport in Lakes and Estuaries

    Ph.D. Co-Supervisors:

    Jorg Imberger (University of Western Australia)

    Ben R. Hodges (University of Texas at Austin

  • Bridget M. Wadzuk (Ph.D. 2004)

    Hydrostatic and Non-hydrostatic Internal Wave Models

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project Funding: Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program Award

  • Jordan E. Furnans (Ph.D. 2005)

    Drifter Modeling and Error Assessment in Wind Driven Currents

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project support:  Texas Water Development Board, Fulbright Scholarship to J. Furnans, Centre for Water Research at the University of Western Australia.

  • Daniel Botelho (Ph.D. 2006)

    Non-hydrostatic modelling of stratified flow in lakes and reservoirs.

    Co-Supervisors:

    Jorg Imberger (University of Western Australia)

    Ben R. Hodges (University of Texas at Austin)

  • Shipeng Fu (Ph.D. 2008)

    A Time-Centered Split for Implicit Discretization of Unsteady Advection Problems

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: U.S. National Science Foundation Grant 0710901.

  • Dharhas Pothina (Ph.D. 2009)

    A Multimodel Approach to Modeling Bay Circulation in Shallow Bay – Ship Channel Systems

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: Texas Water Development Board

  • Paula S. Kulis (Ph.D. 2011)

    Modeling a Gravity Current in a Shallow Fluid System

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: U.S. National Science Foundation Graduate Fellowship to P. Kulis; U.S. NSF Grant.

  • Xianglong Hou (Ph.D. 2015)

    Quantitative Risk Analysis in Numerical Oil Spill Modeling System in Offshore, Bays, and Estuaries

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: Texas General Land Office (TGLO)

  • Chan-Hoo Jeon (Ph.D. 2015)

    Modeling of debris flows and induced phenomena with non-Newtonian fluid models

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

  • Gihye Shin (Ph.D. 2016)

    A Subgrid Approach for Unresolved Topography in Shallow Water Hydrodynamic Modeling

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: Korea Water

  • Muhammad Ashraf (in progress)

    Correcting errors in curb inlet capacities

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT)

  • Zhi Li (in progress)

    Modeling shallow coastal marshes

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: Texas Water Development Board (TWDB)

  • Dongyu Feng (in progress)

    Oil spill modeling

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

  • Cheng-Wei (Justin) Yu (in progress)

    Continental Water Dynamics modeling

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: U.S. National Science Foundation Grant CCF-1331610. IBM Research Austin.

  • Yongsik Kim (in progress)

    Sedimentation and flushing of a reservoir

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

    Project funding: Korea Water

  • Kyungmin Kim (in progress)

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges

  • Edward Tiernan (in progress)

    Supervisor: Ben R. Hodges