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Yuting Sun

Yuting Sun

Academic Information

Degree Program: Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering
Academic Focus: Water Resources and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests

My current research is modeling the upconing of salt-water into fresh water portions of Brackish aquifers. I am modeling the critical pumping rate and upconing of salt-water and fresh-water interface in the Dockum aquifer of Texas. I will be developing a critical pumping rate distribution map to provide an overall idea of reasonable pumping rate to guide groundwater development in this formation.