I study rivers and the ways they transport sediment to understand flood hazard in the Pacific Northwest. I use data analysis, remote sensing and models to investigate how rivers are changing in shape and hydrologic regime.
Ahrendt, S., (Presenter) A. Horner-Devine, N. Kumar, J. Morgan, B. Collins, E. Istanbulluoglu, C. Bandargoda, A. Pfeiffer, "How is channel capacity connected to flood risk in high sediment supply mountain basins?" Oral presentation at the American Geophysical Union Fall Conference (Dec, 2020).
Ahrendt, S., (Presenter) Morgan, J. A., Horner-Devine, A., Kumar, N., Keck, J., Duan, Z., Istanbulluoglu, E., Bandaragoda, C., Collins, B., Pfeiffer, A., "A mountain-to-coast hydrogeomorphic modeling framework for flood risk prediction" Poster Presentation at the Comminty Surface Dynamics Modeling System Meeting (May, 2019)
Ahrendt, S. (Presenter), Istanbulluoglu, E., Horner-Devine, A., Mauger, G., Bandaragoda, C., Collins, B., Lundquist, J., Montgomery, D., Kumar, N., Shean, D., Pfeiffer, A., Morgan, J. A., Duan Z., Riedel, J., Kennard P., Anderson, S., Jaeger, K., Whorton E., "Integrated Modeling of HydroGeomorphic Hazards (MoHGeoH): Floods, landslides and sediment" Poster Presentation at the National Science Foundation PREEVENTS PI Meeting (Sept, 2018)
Ahrendt, S. (Presenter), Abrams, D. "A Head-Specified Model; Concept Proof and Application in the Mahomet Aquifer", Presentation at the Mahomet Aquifer Consortium Meeting (July, 2018).
Abrams, D. (Presenter), Ahrendt, S., Hadley, D. "Moving toward a real-time model of groundwater/surface water interactions in two heavily irrigated systems" Presentation at the International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software (Jun, 2018)
Ahrendt, S. (Presenter), Jacobel, Christianson, Steig, Porter (2016). "A New Digital Elevation Model for Hercules Dome, Antarctica from CryoSat-2 Altimetry – Toward Site Selection for the Next Antarctic Deep Ice Core." Poster presentation at the American Geophysical Union Fall Conference (Dec, 2016).
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