Brian A Ebel


Brian Ebel is a hydrologist who uses field measurements combined with numerical modeling to advance prediction and process representation. His work focuses on landscape disturbance impacts on water availability and water-related hazards to human lives and infrastructure. He was awarded the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) in 2019 for his contributions to understanding post-wildfire flooding and water availability issues. Brian is currently in the Earth System Processes Division of the Water Mission Area. He has a Ph.D. in Hydrogeology from Stanford University and a B.A. in Earth and Planetary Science from Washington University in St. Louis.

Data Releases 

  • Minsley, B.J., N.J. Pastick, B.K. Wylie, M.A. Kass, B. Ebel, D. Rey, B.F.W. Chase, and S.R. James (2018) Alaska permafrost characterization: Geophysical and related field data collected from 2016-2017: U.S. Geological Survey data release, doi: 10.5066/P99PTGP4
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