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Jeff Horsburgh

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Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

Assistant Professor

Educational Background

PhD, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Utah State University, 2009
Hydrologic Information Systems: Advancing Cyberinfrastructure for Environmental Observatories
MS, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Utah State University, 2001
Statistical Analysis of Regional Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Data to Predict Water Quality in Streams
BS, Environmental Engineering, Utah State University, 1999

Expertise

Cyberinfrastructure, Environmental Sensor Networks, Hydrology, Residential/Municipal Water Use, Stormwater, Surface Water Quality, Urban Water Systems


Biography

Jeff Horsburgh is an Assistant Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering and at the Utah Water Research Laboratory at Utah State University


Teaching Interests

Hydroinformatics, Geographic Information Systems

Research Interests

I focus on watershed hydrology, surface water quality, and human dimensions of water use. My research includes observation systems and sensor networks, data models, development of cyberinfrastructure supporting environmental observations, using Geographic Information Systems for data analysis and dissemination, and modeling techniques for surface water hydrology and water quality.

Awards

Honorable Mention for Outstanding Service as a Reviewer of the Journal Environmental Modelling & Software, 2016

Environmental Modelling & Software Journal

Early Career Excellence Award, 2014

International Environmental Modelling & Software Society

Outstanding Reviewer Award, 2014

Environmental Modelling & Software

2013-2014 Outstanding Researcher, 2014

USU Civil and Environmental Engineering

Award for Outstanding Student Presentation at AWRA’s Spring Specialty Conference, GIS and Water Resources V, 2008

American Water Resources Association

Publications - Abstracts

  • Stevens, D.K, Tarboton, D.G, Horsburgh, J.S, Spackman, A., Mesner, N., (2007). Little Bear River Test Bed: Tools for Environmental Observatory Design and Implementation. Eos Trans. AGU

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

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Publications - Fact Sheets

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    Publications - Curriculum

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      Publications - Journal Articles

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      Publications - Literary Journal

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        Publications - MultiMedia

          Software

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        Publications - Technical Reports

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        Publications - Translations & Transcripts

          Publications - Other

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          Scheduled Teaching

          CEE 5190, 6190 - Geographic Information Systems for Civil Engineers, Spring 2017

          CEE 6110 - Hydroinformatics, Fall 2016

          CEE 5190, 6190 - Geographic Information Systems for Civil Engineers, Spring 2016

          CEE 6110 - Hydroinformatics, Fall 2015

          CEE 6110 - Hydroinformatics, Fall 2014

          CEE 6110 - Hydroinformatics, Fall 2013

          CEE 6930 - Special Problems - Hydroinformatics, Fall 2012


          Graduate Students Mentored

          Bryce Mihalevich, Civil & Environmental Engineering, January 2015
          Anthony Melcher, Civil & Environmental Engineering, August 2013
          Caleb Buahin, Civil & Environmental Engineering, August 2013
          Miguel Leonardo, Civil & Environmental Engineering, August 2013
          Brant Whiting, Civil & Environmental Engineering, August 2010 2013