.University of FloridaDepartment of Agricultural & Biological Engineering

Dissertations and Thesis

 

 

Ph.D Dissertations

This is a list of Ph.D. dissertations from students advised directly by Dr. Muñoz-Carpena (Chair or Co-Chair).

  1. Geraldine Klarenberg. 2017. Hidden disturbance in regional vegetation dynamics from road paving in a coupled natural and human system: A case study from the Southwest Amazo .  Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chair: R. Muñoz–Carpena & G. Kiker)
  2. Natalie G. Nelson. 2017. Quantifying the spatiotemporal importance of fresh-brackish water quality drivers using data analytics and models.  Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chair: R. Muñoz–Carpena)
  3. Alice Alonso. 2016. Novel quantification of long-term hydrological and landscape spatiotemporal dynamics of coupled natural human systems: the case study of the Tempisque-Palo Verde National Park coastal wetland, Costa Rica.  Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chair: R. Muñoz–Carpena)
  4. Yogesh P. Khare. 2014. Hydrologic and Water Quality Model Reliability With Global Sensitivity Analysis: Improvements and Applications. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: Dr. Christopher J. Martinez and R. Muñoz–Carpena)
  5. Isaya Kisekka. 2013. Modeling influences of canal stage raises on groundwater and soil water in the C-111 basin of south Florida. Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: Dr. K.W. Migliaccio and R. Muñoz–Carpena)
  6. Nathan Barasa Wangusi. 2013. Investigating the relationship of scale and resilience in integrated water resource management in the Crocodile River, South Africa. Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: Dr. G.A. Kiker and R. Muñoz–Carpena)
  7. Lei Wu. 2013. Filtration and transport of colloids and nanoparticles in dense emergent vegetation: theory, experiments and modeling. Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: R. Muñoz-Carpena and B. Gao).
  8. Congrong Yu. 2011. Colloids transport in surface runoff through dense vegetation. Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: R. Muñoz-Carpena and B. Gao).
  9. Anna M. Cathey Linhoss. 2011. Hydrology and fish population dynamics in the Okavango basin: managing for uncertainty in a data poor environment. Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: R. Muñoz-Carpena and G.A. Kiker).
  10. Chung T. Nguyen. 2011. Effects of a prescribed fire on soil nutrient pools in the pine rockland forest ecosystem. Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: Y.Li and R. Muñoz-Carpena).
  11. Gareth A. Lawerwall. 2011. Modeling Typha Domingensis in an Everglades Wetland. Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: Greg A. Kiker and R. Muñoz-Carpena).
  12. Zuzanna B. Zajac. 2010. Global sensitivity and uncertainty analysis of hydrologic spatially distributed watershed models[3.8 MB].Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chairs: R. Muñoz-Carpena and Wendy D. Graham).
  13. Oscar Pérez-Ovilla. 2010. A flexible numerical component to simulate biogeochemical transport processes through vegetative filter strips[3.3 MB].Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chair: R. Muñoz-Carpena).
  14. Stuart J. Muller. 2010. Adaptive spatially-distributed water-quality modeling: an application to mechanistically simulate phosphorus conditions in the variable-density surface-waters of coastal Everglades wetlands[10.8 MB].Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. (Chair: R. Muñoz-Carpena).
  15. David D. Kaplan. 2010. Linking river, floodplain, and vadose zone hydrology in a coastal wetland impacted by saltwater intrusion : the Loxahatchee river (Florida, USA)[3.3 MB].Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. http://purl.fcla.edu/fcla/etd/UFE0021213. (Chair: R. Muñoz-Carpena).
  16. Leslie C. Gowdish. 2007. An improved Green-Ampt soil infiltration and redistribution method and its application to 1-dimensional and quasi 3-dimensional (point source) flow domains[3.3 MB].Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. http://purl.fcla.edu/fcla/etd/UFE0021213. (Chair: R. Muñoz-Carpena).
  17. Yi-Ming Kuo. 2007. Vegetative filter strips to control surface runoff phosphorus transport from mining sand tailings in the Upper Peace River basin of central Florida[3.3 MB].Ph.D. dissertation. [Gainesville, Fla.]: University of Florida. http://purl.fcla.edu/fcla/etd/UFE0021212. (Chair: R. Muñoz-Carpena).
  18. Axel Ritter. 2002. Application of inverse optimization techniques to modeling flow and solute transport in volcanic soils as a tool to evaluate current management practices[3.1 MB].Ph.D. dissertation. [Cordoba, Spain]: University of Córdoba. (Chair: R. Muñoz-Carpena).

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