Samantha Corrado

Graduate Research Assistant
School of CEE; GWRI/Georgia Tech
Mason Building
790 Atlantic Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332

Biography:

Samantha Corrado is currently earning her Ph.D. at Georgia Tech in Water Resource Engineering under the advisement of Dr. Aris Georgakakos. The focus of her research to develop and implement a new dynamic river routing approach as part of a Decision Support System for the Integrated Management of Northern and Southern California.

Education:

B.S., Manhattan College, Civil Engineering with Environmental Engineering and Math Minors, 2016

Professional/Research Experience:

Undergraduate Research Assistant, Manhattan College. Adviser: Dr. Kirk Barrett. August 2015 – May 2016. Empirically investigated the relationship between urbanization and baseflow in streams located in southern New England. Poster presented at AWRA’s 2016 Specialty Research Conference. Technician, Hazen and Sayer. December 2015 – May 2016. Worked within wastewater group. Assisted in water treatment plant project management responsibilities. Contributed to compiling data and assisted in the imperative analysis of this data.

Awards/Honors/Service:

Awarded Georgia Tech Susan E. Stutz-McDonald Scholarship, 2016 Tau Beta Pi, Manhattan College Chapter Chi Epsilon, Manhattan College Chapter – Chapter Vice President, 2015 – 2016 Manhattan College Presidential Scholarship Recipient, 2012 – 2016 Manhattan College Founders Scholarship Recipient, 2012 – 2016 Manhattan College Engineers Without Borders – Project Lead, 2015 – 2016.