HS Hydrological Sciences
The 2003 Young Scientist Outstanding Poster Paper (YSOPP) Award is awarded to Richard Keim for the poster/PICO entitled:
Stochastic effects of forest canopies on extreme precipitation events and initiation of shallow landslides (Keim, R. F.; Link, T. E.; Skaugset, A. E.)
Click here to download the poster/PICO file.
The PhD research is focused on quantifying dynamic storage of precipitation in forest canopies, especially how it affects rates of throughfall during extreme precipitation events and attendant initiation of shallow, rapid landslides.