On January 17th, CAS International Visiting Professor Sajjad Ahmad visits our instutes and gives a excellent report on Managing Water Resources in Response to Climate Change and Population Growth in a Semi-arid Environment: A study of Las Vegas Valley. Professor Sajjad Ahmad is invited by Dr. Ligang Xu, he was awarded CAS International Visiting Professorship in 2012.
Currently, Dr. Ahmad works as an associate professor at University of Nevada, Las Vegas. His research fields covers Water resources planning and management, Water policy, Climate variability and change, Water quality modeling, Hydroinformatics and System dynamics. He got Ph.D. from University of Western Ontario, Canada, M. Eng. at Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand and B.Sc. Civil Eng. at University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, Pakistan.