Ram Ray

Prairie View A&M University

Dr. Ram Ray is an associate professor in the Prairie View A&M University, USA. He obtained his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the University of New Hampshire in 2009, his M.S. degree in Soil Science from the Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Ghent University, Belgium in 2004, and his B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal in 1993. He also worked as a research scientist at Prairie View A&M University for six years. He was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of California and the San Diego State University and UC San Diego, USA from 2009 to 2013. Dr. Ray used to work as a Civil Infrastructure Engineer for the Government of Nepal from 1996 to 2002 and as a Civil Engineer at the TAEC Consult P. Ltd from 1993-1996. He is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE), Soil Science Society of America (SSSA), and the American Geophysical Union (AGU). Dr. Ray’s research interests include Natural hazard (landslide and flood) and risk analysis using GIS/remote sensing and spatial statistical analysis, Fluvial geomorphology, Flood hydrology, Flood risk analysis, Flood hazards, and Control, Hydrology-land surface-atmosphere interactions, Soil water dynamics, watershed hydrology and modeling, Remote sensing, and GIS applications, Soil Carbon Sequestration.