Research Assistant Professor
Ph.D. University of Toronto
Richard Lammers is a Research Assistant Professor at the Institute for the Study of Earth, Oceans, and Space at the University of New Hampshire. Richard was one of the founding members of the Water Systems Analysis Group and has been Co-Director since 2008. He received a B.Sc. in 1988, an M.Sc. in 1990 and a Ph.D. in 1998 in Physical Geography from the University of Toronto, Department of Geography. He has been a researcher at the Institute since 1996.
The focus of Richard's research is on pan-Arctic and global-scale hydrometeorological modeling and analysis. His research interests include understanding the high latitude hydrological cycle; convergence of human and biogeophysical datasets, modeling, and analysis; global-scale hydrometeorology; uncertainty of estimates based on future scenarios; physically-based hydrological models; spatial datasets and geoprocessing; river networks; and techniques of Internet-based data serving and analysis.
Richard has also served as Science Advisor to Ice Worlds, a documentary for planetariums by Evans & Sutherland Creative Media in association with the University of New Hampshire, the Houston Museum of Natural Science, and the National Science Foundation.