OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Desiree D. Tullos

Professor, Water Resources
Contact Information
Phone: 
541-737-2038
Fax: 
541-737-2082
Office: 
Gilmore 233
Member of Graduate Faculty in: 
MS WRE
PhD WRE
MS WRS
PhD WRS
MS WRPM
Willing to Advise Students for: 
MS WRE
PhD WRE
MS WRS
PhD WRS
MS WRPM
Willing to serve on Graduate Committees for: 
MS WRE
PhD WRE
MS WRS
PhD WRS
MS WRPM
Detailed Research Interest : 

ecohydraulics

reservoir operations

sustainable flood management

dam removal

Current Research Interests: 
  • Physical and biological responses to river engineering, including dam removal and reintroducing large wood
  • Analysis of reservoir operations under climate and land use change and associated impacts on flood risk reduction, water supply, hydropower generation, environmental flows, and sediment transport
  • Analysis of uncertainty in water resources
  • Turbulence and habitat of flow around vegetation and wood in rivers
  • Sustainable flood risk management and infrastructure

Other Information: 

Specialties:

  • Ecohydraulics
  • River morphology and restoration
  • Bioassessment
  • Habitat and hydraulic modeling