Yao Hu

Yao Hu

Assistant Professor

Office Location
217A Pearson Hall
125 Academy Street
Newark, Delaware 19716


  • Department of Geography and Spatial Sciences
  • Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Engineering and Public Policy Program


  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US, 2016
  • M.S., Environmental Engineering, Hamburg University of Technology, Germany, 2010
  • B. Eng./B.S., Civil Engineering and Computer Science, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, 2006

Research Interests

Socio-hydrology; Agent-based Modeling; Model Coupling and Integration; Water System Modeling, Analysis and Optimization; Causal Inference; HPC and Cloud Computing; Data Science and Cyberinfrastructure.



See Research Gate for a list of my publications.


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