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UW flooding and landslide experts

UW experts on the causes and consequences of flooding and landslides. See also the weather, climate change and infrastructure experts’ lists.

David Montgomery
Professor, Earth & Space Sciences
bigdirt@uw.edu | 206-685-2560 | Web| Twitter: @dig2grow
Expertise: Dirt formation, transport and movement

Alison Duvall
Assistant professor, Earth & Space Sciences
aduvall@uw.edu | 206-221-8311 | Web | Twitter: @ARDuvall
Expertise: Hillsides, river channels, landslides

Joseph Wartman
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering
wartman@uw.edu | 206-685-4806 | Web
Expertise: Slope stability, natural hazards

Kathy Troost
Senior lecturer, Earth & Space Sciences
ktroost@uw.edu | 206-221-1770 | Web
Expertise: Landslides, Seattle geology, Puget Lowland geology, geologic hazard mapping

Steven Kramer
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering
kramer@uw.edu | 206-685-2642 | Web
Expertise: Foundations, soil liquefaction

Jessica Lundquist
Professor, Civil & Environmental Engineering
jdlund@uw.edu | 206-685-7594 | Web
Expertise: Mountain snow, snow melt and streams

Eric Salathé
Associate Professor, Climate Science at UW Bothell
salathe@uw.edu | 206-616-5351 | Web
Expertise: Extreme precipitation and regional climate change