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St. Anthony Falls Laboratory (SAFL)
2 Third Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55414
Phone: 612-624-4363
Fax: 612-624-4398
safl@umn.edu

Maps and Directions

Outreach Contact
Diana Dalbotten
Phone: 612-624-4608
dianad@umn.edu
Media Contact
Corrie Layfield
Phone: 612-626-6166
clayfiel@umn.edu
Sotiropoulos Fotis Sotiropoulos
Director of SAFL
James L. Record Professor of Civil Engineering
612-624-2022
Arndt Roger Arndt
Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering 612-625-2883
Coletti Filippo Coletti
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics 612-625-6694
Finlay Jacques Finlay
Associate Professor of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior 612-624-4672
Foufoula-Georgiou Efi Foufoula-Georgiou
Professor of Civil Engineering, Co-Director of NCED2
Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Joseph T. and Rose S. Ling Chair in Environmental Engineering
612-626-0369
Guala Michele Guala
Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering 612-625-9108
Gulliver John Gulliver
Professor of Civil Engineering 612-625-4080
Hill Kimberly Hill
Associate Professor of Civil Engineering 612-626-0311
Hondzo Miki Hondzo
Professor of Civil Engineering
Associate Director of Research and Development
612-625-0053
Hong Jiarong Hong
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering 612-624-5102
Hozalski Raymond Hozalski
Professor of Civil Engineering 612-626-9650
Mohseni Omid Mohseni
Adjunct Associate Professor
Paola Chris Paola
Professor of Geology and Geophysics
Director of NCED2
CSE Distinguished Professor
612-624-8025
Parker Gary Parker
Adjunct Professor
Seiler Peter Seiler
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics 612-626-5289
Shen Lian Shen
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering 612-625-9164
Song Charles Song
Professor Emeritus
Sotiropoulos Fotis Sotiropoulos
Director of SAFL
James L. Record Professor of Civil Engineering
612-624-2022
Stefan Heinz Stefan
Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering 612-625-2810
Voller Vaughan Voller
Professor of Civil Engineering
Associate Head of Civil Engineering
Co-Director of NCED2
612-625-0764
Angelidis Dionysios Angelidis
Post-Doctoral Associate 612-626-0538
Christopher Dick Christopher
Scientist 612-624-4272
Ellis Christopher Ellis
Senior Research Associate 612-624-4447
Erickson Ben Erickson
Assistant Scientist 612-624-3941
Gabrielson Robert Gabrielson
Junior Engineer
Gilmanov Anvar Gilmanov
Research Associate, Sotiropoulos research group
Grimaud Jean-Louis Grimaud
Post-Doctoral Associate, Paola research group
Hansen Amy Hansen
Post-Doctoral Associate, Foufoula-Georgiou research group 612-625-7037
Heitkamp Barbara (Burkholder) Heitkamp
Research Scientist 612-624-3931
Herb William Herb
Research Associate, Stefan research group 612-624-5147
Hernick Matt Hernick
Engineer 612-624-3930
Janke Ben Janke
Research Associate 612-625-1707
Ketchmark Aaron Ketchmark
Junior Scientist 612-624-4237
Khosronejad Ali Khosronejad
Research Associate, Sotiropoulos research group 612-626-6373
Kozarek Jessica Kozarek
Research Associate (Outdoor StreamLab Manager) 612-624-4679
Le Trung Le
Post-Doctoral Associate, Sotiropoulos research group
Longjas Anthony Longjas
Post-Doctoral Associate, Foufoula-Georgiou research group 612-625-7037
Lueker Matthew Lueker
Assistant Engineer 612-626-3058
Marr Jeff Marr
Associate Director of Engineering and Facilities 612-624-4427
Mielke Sara Mielke
Junior Scientist 612-624-5972
Milliren Chris Milliren
Associate Engineer 612-626-8248
Mullin James Mullin
Senior Engineer 612-624-4794
Natarajan Poornima Natarajan
Post-Doctoral Associate, Gulliver research group
Phillips Collin Phillips
Post-Doctoral Associate, Paola research group
Steen Erik Steen
Junior Scientist 612-624-6283
Tejedor Alex Tejedor
Post-Doctoral Associate, Foufoula-Georgiou research group 612-625-7037
Tucker Jim Tucker
Engineer 612-625-0678
Yang Xiaolei Yang
Research Associate 612-626-0538
Dalbotten Diana Dalbotten
Director of Diversity and Broader Impacts 612-624-4608
Im Danny Im
Applications Programmer 612-626-2435
Layfield Corrie Layfield
Communications Specialist 612-626-6166
MacKay Bonnie Jean MacKay
Executive Office and Administrative Specialist 612-624-4363
Marr Jeff Marr
Associate Director of Engineering and Facilities 612-624-4427
Nguyen Charles Nguyen
IT Supervisor 612-624-4673
Ostlund Lisa Ostlund
Accountant 612-624-9363
Pierzina Debra Pierzina
NCED Event Coordinator 612-624-4606
Snyder Jenni Snyder
Assistant to the Director 612-624-4744
Wilbrandt Gretchen Wilbrandt
Office Assistant
Zenk Andrew Zenk
IT Professional 612-625-0872
Abeyta Antoinette Abeyta
PhD Student, Earth Sciences 612-624-4613
Ahmed Farzana Ahmed
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4629
Baldus David Baldus
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Baumgardner Sarah Baumgardner
PhD Student, Earth Sciences 612-624-4613
Boomsma Aaron Boomsma
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering 612-624-4613
Calderer Antoni Calderer
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Cao Lei Cao
Visiting graduate student, Mechanical Engineering
Carter Douglas Carter
PhD Student, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
Cazanacli Dan Cazanacli
PhD Student, Earth Sciences 612-624-4613
Chawdhary Saurabh Chawdhary
PhD Student, Sotiropoulos Group 612-624-4613
Chen Xi Chen
IT Assistant
Czuba Jonathan Czuba
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4675
Danesh-Yazdi Mohammad Danesh-Yazdi
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Dasari Teja Dasari
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Ebrahimian Ali Ebrahimian
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4629
Escobar-Sanabria David Escobar-Sanabria
PhD Student, Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics 612-624-4613
Evans Nick Evans
MS Student - Water Resources Science
Famakinwa Temilola Famakinwa
Junior Engineer Trainee
Feist Christopher Feist
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-625-7558
Fleming Kyle Fleming
Junior Engineer Trainee
Foti Danny Foti
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Garcia-Serrana Maria Garcia-Serrana
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Guzman Gian Carlo de Guzman
IT Assistant
Hajit Mohammad Hajit
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4675
Hao Xuanting Hao
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Hill Craig Hill
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4319
Horsager Luke Horsager
Junior Scientist
Jamil Md Shafayat Jamil
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4629
Jansen Matt Jansen
IT Assistant 612-626-2435
Karn Ashish Karn
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Li Biao Li
Visiting graduate student, Mechanical Engineering
Li Ming Li
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Liddell David Liddell
Junior Engineer Trainee
Missaghi Shahram Missaghi
PhD Student, Water Resource Science 612-624-4613
Musa Mirko Musa
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
O'Hanley Peter O'Hanley
Junior Engineer Trainee
Olsen Tyler Olsen
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Petersen Alec Petersen
PhD Student, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
Pham Jason Pham
Junior Engineer Trainee
Poovey Adam Poovey
Junior Engineer Trainee
Salter Gerard Salter
PhD Student, Earth Sciences
Sankar Santosh Kumar Sankar
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Schwenk Jon Schwenk
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Takbiri Zeinab Takbiri
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4675
Toloui Mostafa Toloui
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Tomasek Abby Tomasek
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Vang Tong Vang
IT Assistant 612-626-2435
Weaver Rita Weaver
MS Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Wilkinson Anne Ahlvers Wilkinson
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Witt Adam Witt
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
You Jiaqi You
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Zanella Elia Zanella
Junior Engineer Trainee
Zeng Zejiang Zeng
Undergraduate Research Assistant, Mechanical Engineering
Abeyta Antoinette Abeyta
PhD Student, Earth Sciences 612-624-4613
Ahmed Farzana Ahmed
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4629
Angelidis Dionysios Angelidis
Post-Doctoral Associate 612-626-0538
Arndt Roger Arndt
Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering 612-625-2883
Baldus David Baldus
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Baumgardner Sarah Baumgardner
PhD Student, Earth Sciences 612-624-4613
Boomsma Aaron Boomsma
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering 612-624-4613
Calderer Antoni Calderer
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Cao Lei Cao
Visiting graduate student, Mechanical Engineering
Carter Douglas Carter
PhD Student, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
Cazanacli Dan Cazanacli
PhD Student, Earth Sciences 612-624-4613
Chawdhary Saurabh Chawdhary
PhD Student, Sotiropoulos Group 612-624-4613
Chen Xi Chen
IT Assistant
Christopher Dick Christopher
Scientist 612-624-4272
Coletti Filippo Coletti
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics 612-625-6694
Czuba Jonathan Czuba
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4675
Dalbotten Diana Dalbotten
Director of Diversity and Broader Impacts 612-624-4608
Danesh-Yazdi Mohammad Danesh-Yazdi
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Dasari Teja Dasari
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Ebrahimian Ali Ebrahimian
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4629
Ellis Christopher Ellis
Senior Research Associate 612-624-4447
Erickson Ben Erickson
Assistant Scientist 612-624-3941
Escobar-Sanabria David Escobar-Sanabria
PhD Student, Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics 612-624-4613
Evans Nick Evans
MS Student - Water Resources Science
Famakinwa Temilola Famakinwa
Junior Engineer Trainee
Feist Christopher Feist
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-625-7558
Finlay Jacques Finlay
Associate Professor of Ecology, Evolution and Behavior 612-624-4672
Fleming Kyle Fleming
Junior Engineer Trainee
Foti Danny Foti
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Foufoula-Georgiou Efi Foufoula-Georgiou
Professor of Civil Engineering, Co-Director of NCED2
Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Joseph T. and Rose S. Ling Chair in Environmental Engineering
612-626-0369
Gabrielson Robert Gabrielson
Junior Engineer
Garcia-Serrana Maria Garcia-Serrana
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Gilmanov Anvar Gilmanov
Research Associate, Sotiropoulos research group
Grimaud Jean-Louis Grimaud
Post-Doctoral Associate, Paola research group
Guala Michele Guala
Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering 612-625-9108
Gulliver John Gulliver
Professor of Civil Engineering 612-625-4080
Guzman Gian Carlo de Guzman
IT Assistant
Hajit Mohammad Hajit
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4675
Hansen Amy Hansen
Post-Doctoral Associate, Foufoula-Georgiou research group 612-625-7037
Hao Xuanting Hao
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Heitkamp Barbara (Burkholder) Heitkamp
Research Scientist 612-624-3931
Herb William Herb
Research Associate, Stefan research group 612-624-5147
Hernick Matt Hernick
Engineer 612-624-3930
Hill Kimberly Hill
Associate Professor of Civil Engineering 612-626-0311
Hill Craig Hill
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4319
Hondzo Miki Hondzo
Professor of Civil Engineering
Associate Director of Research and Development
612-625-0053
Hong Jiarong Hong
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering 612-624-5102
Horsager Luke Horsager
Junior Scientist
Hozalski Raymond Hozalski
Professor of Civil Engineering 612-626-9650
Im Danny Im
Applications Programmer 612-626-2435
Jamil Md Shafayat Jamil
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4629
Janke Ben Janke
Research Associate 612-625-1707
Jansen Matt Jansen
IT Assistant 612-626-2435
Karn Ashish Karn
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Ketchmark Aaron Ketchmark
Junior Scientist 612-624-4237
Khosronejad Ali Khosronejad
Research Associate, Sotiropoulos research group 612-626-6373
Kozarek Jessica Kozarek
Research Associate (Outdoor StreamLab Manager) 612-624-4679
Layfield Corrie Layfield
Communications Specialist 612-626-6166
Le Trung Le
Post-Doctoral Associate, Sotiropoulos research group
Li Biao Li
Visiting graduate student, Mechanical Engineering
Li Ming Li
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Liddell David Liddell
Junior Engineer Trainee
Longjas Anthony Longjas
Post-Doctoral Associate, Foufoula-Georgiou research group 612-625-7037
Lueker Matthew Lueker
Assistant Engineer 612-626-3058
MacKay Bonnie Jean MacKay
Executive Office and Administrative Specialist 612-624-4363
Marr Jeff Marr
Associate Director of Engineering and Facilities 612-624-4427
Mielke Sara Mielke
Junior Scientist 612-624-5972
Milliren Chris Milliren
Associate Engineer 612-626-8248
Missaghi Shahram Missaghi
PhD Student, Water Resource Science 612-624-4613
Mohseni Omid Mohseni
Adjunct Associate Professor
Mullin James Mullin
Senior Engineer 612-624-4794
Musa Mirko Musa
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Natarajan Poornima Natarajan
Post-Doctoral Associate, Gulliver research group
Nguyen Charles Nguyen
IT Supervisor 612-624-4673
O'Hanley Peter O'Hanley
Junior Engineer Trainee
Olsen Tyler Olsen
Undergraduate Research Assistant
Ostlund Lisa Ostlund
Accountant 612-624-9363
Paola Chris Paola
Professor of Geology and Geophysics
Director of NCED2
CSE Distinguished Professor
612-624-8025
Parker Gary Parker
Adjunct Professor
Petersen Alec Petersen
PhD Student, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
Pham Jason Pham
Junior Engineer Trainee
Phillips Collin Phillips
Post-Doctoral Associate, Paola research group
Pierzina Debra Pierzina
NCED Event Coordinator 612-624-4606
Poovey Adam Poovey
Junior Engineer Trainee
Salter Gerard Salter
PhD Student, Earth Sciences
Sankar Santosh Kumar Sankar
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Schwenk Jon Schwenk
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Seiler Peter Seiler
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics 612-626-5289
Shen Lian Shen
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering 612-625-9164
Snyder Jenni Snyder
Assistant to the Director 612-624-4744
Song Charles Song
Professor Emeritus
Sotiropoulos Fotis Sotiropoulos
Director of SAFL
James L. Record Professor of Civil Engineering
612-624-2022
Steen Erik Steen
Junior Scientist 612-624-6283
Stefan Heinz Stefan
Professor Emeritus of Civil Engineering 612-625-2810
Takbiri Zeinab Takbiri
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4675
Tejedor Alex Tejedor
Post-Doctoral Associate, Foufoula-Georgiou research group 612-625-7037
Toloui Mostafa Toloui
PhD Student, Mechanical Engineering
Tomasek Abby Tomasek
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Tucker Jim Tucker
Engineer 612-625-0678
Vang Tong Vang
IT Assistant 612-626-2435
Voller Vaughan Voller
Professor of Civil Engineering
Associate Head of Civil Engineering
Co-Director of NCED2
612-625-0764
Weaver Rita Weaver
MS Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Wilbrandt Gretchen Wilbrandt
Office Assistant
Wilkinson Anne Ahlvers Wilkinson
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Witt Adam Witt
PhD Student, Civil Engineering 612-624-4613
Yang Xiaolei Yang
Research Associate 612-626-0538
You Jiaqi You
PhD Student, Civil Engineering
Zanella Elia Zanella
Junior Engineer Trainee
Zeng Zejiang Zeng
Undergraduate Research Assistant, Mechanical Engineering
Zenk Andrew Zenk
IT Professional 612-625-0872