Richard H. Cuenca

Professor
Contact Information
Phone: 
541-737-6307
Fax: 
541-737-2082
Office: 
Gilmore 202
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 : 

groundwater

surface water

soils

environmental fluid mechanics

Current Research Interests: 
  • Measurement and simulation of soil water distribution in field conditions and design of monitoring systems
  • Determination of local and regional scale evapotranspiration and crop water use
  • Applications of remotely sensed data and geostatistical analysis to water resources evaluation and hydrologic balance modeling
  • Measurements of diurnal radiation and energy balance over land surfaces and longer term hydrologic balance based on soil water monitoring
Other Information: 

Specialties:

  • System analysis
  • Irrigation system design
  • Evapotranspiration analysis
  • Soil water and physical property analysis