Husayn El Sharif

Graduate Research Assistant
School of CEE; GWRI/Georgia Tech
Mason Building
Room 2230
790 Atlantic Drive
Atlanta, GA 30332
Hydrology, Agricultural Modeling, Planning and Management of Water Resources Systems


Ph.D. Candidate, Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (GaTech). Sept. 2012 - Present
M.Sc., Civil Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (GaTech). May 2016
B.Sc., Civil Engineering, Florida Atlantic University (FAU). Aug. 2011


FAU Magna Cum Laude
FAU Presidential Honors List
FAU College of Engineering Dean’s List
FAU CoE Top 10% Class Rank
FAU Graduate Student Research Day Award Recipient
FAU CoE Teacher Assistantship Scholarship
National SMART Grant Recipient


El Sharif, H.,  Wang, J.,  and Georgakakos, A.P., (2015) ‘Modeling Regional Crop Yield and Irrigation Demand Using SMAP Type of Soil Moisture Data’. J. Hydrometeorology, 16, 904 –916. doi:

El Sharif, H. and Teegavarapu, R.S.V. (2012). ‘Evaluation of Spatial Interpolation Methods for Missing Precipitation Data: Preservation of Spatial Statistics’. InASCE-EWRI World Environmental & Water Resources Congress 2012, ASCE-EWRI: Albuquerque, New Mexico. doi:

El Sharif, H. and Teegavarapu, R.S.V. (2011). ‘Spatial Statistics Preserving Interpolation Methods for Estimation of Missing Precipitation Data’. In AGU Fall 2011 Meeting, Poster Presentation, American Geophysical Union: San Francisco, California.