Southern Illinois University
United States of America
Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, 2011
My research interests are interdisciplinary in the area of hydro-climatology, urban sustainability, artificial intelligence, water resources management, drought frequency, and probabilistic forecasting and downscaling.
Bailey, D.W., D.W. Held, A. Kalra, N. Twarakavi, F. Arriaga, 2015, Biopores from mole crickets (Scapteriscus sup.) increase soil hydraulic conductivity and infiltration rates, Applied Soil Ecology, 94, 7-14, doi: 10.1016/j.apsoil.2015.04.011
Sagarika, S., A. Kalra, and S. Ahmad, 2015, Pacific ocean SST and Z500 climate variability and western U.S. seasonal streamflow, International Journal of Climatology, doi: 10.1002/joc.4442
Carrier, C., A. Kalra, and S. Ahmad, 2016, Long-range precipitation forecast using paleoclimate reconstructions in the western United States, Journal of Mountain Science, doi:10.1007/s11629-014-3360-2 (in press).