Expertise

Research Interest:

  • Urbanization, Climate Variability/Change: Impacts on Hydrology and Water Quality
  • Uncertainty/Sensitivity Analysis and Scale Impacts
  • Erosion and Sediment Transport
  • Watershed Scale Water Quality and Hydrologic Modeling
  • Nutrient Cycling in Bottom Sediments
  • Wetland nutrients Cycling

Kalin is an expert of water quality/quantity modeling, including the study of pollutant removal in natural and constructed wetlands, and land use/cover change impacts on water quality/quantity.

Research Interests: Urbanization, Climate Variability/Change: Impacts on Hydrology and Water Quality, Uncertainty/Sensitivity Analysis and Scale Impacts, Erosion and Sediment Transport, Watershed Scale Water Quality and Hydrologic Modeling, Nutrient Cycling in Bottom Sediments, Wetland nutrients Cycling

Keywords:

  • watershed hydrology
  • nutrient cycles in wetlands
  • non-point source pollution
  • climate/land use change
Communities
Wildlife and Wetlands Science, Forestry, Engineering
Degrees
PhD, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Civil Engineering, 2002
MSCE, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Civil Engineering, 1998
BSCE, Middle East Technical University, Turkey, Civil Engineering, 1995
Keywords
forestry and woodlands land management or land use soil conservation soil erosion dendrology water resources management or planning water supply hydrology water resources environmental impacts wetlands groundwater water quality watersheds instream flow
Languages
English, Turkish
Associations
American Geophysical Union
American Society of Civil Engineers
International Association of Hydrological Sciences