August 2000  

In this issue:

WRRC Researcher Profile: Dr. Chittaranjan Ray

Dr. Chittaranjan Ray has been conducting research with WRRC for several years. He has been a welcome and active addition to the Center's research team. Dr. Ray is an Assistant Professor in the Civil Engineering Department here at the University of Hawaii and is a specialist in water resources and environmental engineering. This Bulletin focuses on two of Dr. Ray's current research activities. Dr. Ray is an active researcher, teacher, and advisor to many Engineering students.

Background Information


  • B.S., 1980 Orissa University of Agriculture and Technology, Orissa, India
  • M.Sc., 1982 University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
  • M.S., 1984 Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
  • Ph.D., 1994, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Agricultural Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  • Associate Professional Scientist, Illinois State Water Survey, Champaign, IL
  • Research Associate, Illinois State Water Survey, Champaign, IL
  • Research Assistant, Construction Engineering Research Lab, US Army Corps of Engineers, Champaign, IL
  • Staff Engineer, Geraghty & Miller, Inc., Hackensack, NJ

Contact Information

  • Office: POST 203H
  • Phone number: (808) 956-9652
  • E-mail address:
  • Areas of specialty: Water Resources and Environmental Engineering