Kellie B. Vache

Assistant Professor (Senior Research), Hydrologic and Ecological Modeling
Contact Information
Phone: 
541-737-3500
Fax: 
541-737-2082
Office: 
232 Gilmore Hall
Member of Graduate Faculty in: 
Water Resources Engineering
Water Resources Science
Willing to Advise Students for: 
MS
PhD
Willing to serve on Graduate Committees for: 
MS
PhD
Detailed Research Interest : 

watershed processes

modeling

ecohydrology

contaminant movement

Current Research Interests: 
  • Alternative futures for Skagit and Kitsap Counties, Washington State.
  • Assessment of Hydrologic and Water Quality Response to Intensive Cellulosic Biofuel Silviculture.
  • Ecohydrological controls on watershed response to landuse change in tropical montane forest.
  • Pesticide fate and transport modeling to inform decision-making.
  • Watershed hydrology and C and N fluxes in the Xilin River.
  • Watershed hydrology in a tropical mountain forest.
Other Information: 

Specialty:

  • Watershed hydrology and modeling
  • Implications of evolving landuse patterns and climate change
  • Alternative futures analyses for land use planning and sustainability
  • Geographic information systems and simulation of environmental processes