Dr. Houser is an expert in local to global land surface-atmospheric remote sensing, in-situ observation and numerical simulation, development and application of data assimilation methods, and global water and energy cycling. Dr. Houser’s research focuses on integrating energy and water research across traditional disciplines (e.g. nexuses) that transition theoretical research to academic/public education and real-world application.
- Dr., Geography and Geoinformation Sciences, Professor
- Education: PhD (1996), Hydrology and Water Resources, University of Arizona
- Contributions: Renewable energy, water science, and weather/climate research.
Podcasts / Webinars
Dr. Tonya Neaves interviews Dr. J.P. Auffret and Dr. Paul Houser regarding changes in the energy supply chain and implications for national security. The discussion includes an overview of the critical importance of reliable energy, the push toward renewables, emerging threats to the power grid, challenges specific to the Washington, DC region, and considerations for building stronger energy resiliency.