Jan 05

Chris Renschler featured in UBNow

UB disaster researcher supporting activities of UN agencies

(Published January 5, 2017)

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May 28

Chris Renschler gives Fulbright lecture on June 10, 2016 at BOKU, Vienna, Austria

At  the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna (Universität für Bodenkultur Wien)

Title: Keys to Integrated Extreme Events Management

Date/time: June 10 2016, 9:00-10:00

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May 28

Yuming Zou, Jorge V. Bajo Sanches successfully defended

Jorge V. Bajo Sanchez successfully defended his PhD dissertation.

Date: Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Title: Integrating Community Volcanic Hazard Mapping, Geographic Information Systems, and Modeling to reduce Volcanic Hazard Vulnerability

Advisor:  Chris Renschler

Committee: David Mark, Jared Aldstadt


Yuming Zou successfully defended her MS thesis.

Date: Monday, May 9, 2016

Title: Return Period Analyses for Peak Runoff Rates under Future Global Change Grannis Brook, Gowanda, New York.

Advisor: Chris Renschler

Committee: Peter Rogerson



Dec 16

LESAM member, Leticia Calvo, successfully defended her PhD dissertation with honors

Monday, December 21, 2015 at the Department of Geography and History at the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain. Congratulations!

Dissertation Title:  Hidrovolcánicos en el Volcán de Fuego de Colima, México

(Leticia Calvo: third from left, Bouchra Haddad, LESAM member: third from right, Chris Renschler: second from right)

Present was also Bouchra and Luis Miguel resulting in the largest meeting of LESAM alumni abroad!miguel_small2
(Miquel and Chris in Madrid)

Nov 18

Chris Renschler is featured in UB Reporter

Research News

‘Renschler receives Fulbright Scholar award’


Jun 04

LESAM will participate in SmartAmerica EXPO – June 11, 2014 Washington DC

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