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Stephen Escarzaga

Stephen Escarzaga

Cohort I, PhD

Ph.D. Candidate, UTEP
Ph: (915) 747-8816


The University of Texas at El Paso
Biology Building, Rm. 325
500 W University Ave.
El Paso, TX 79968

Cohort 1
Theme 3: Water Prediction & Ecosystem Services
Project 2: Data assimilation for multi-tiered now cast runoff system
Task: Assessing arctic coastal erosion with image processing

Advisor: Craig Tweedie
NOAA Mentor: TBD
Expected Graduation: December 2021
Degree: Environmental Science & Engineering

Research Title: Improving the Characterization of Arctic Coastlines and the Near-Shore Environment: Developing and Evaluating Various Remote-Sensing Techniques for the Coastal Village of Barrow, Alaska

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