William E. Eichinger

Emeritus Faculty, Civil and Environmental Engineering
William D. Ashton Professor of Civil Engineering
Faculty Research Engineer, IIHR - Hydroscience & Engineering
Researcher, Center for Global & Regional Environmental Research
Researcher, Optical Science and Technology Center


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Joined the College of Engineering: 1997


Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 

  • American Geophysical Union
  • Optical Society of America
  • Tau Beta Pi

Special Fields of Knowledge: 

  • Hydrology and fluid mechanics in the environment
  • Atmospheric pollution control and remediation
  • Optical remote sensing
  • Lidar (laser radar)
  • Nuclear physics
  • Engineering
Research areas
  • Development of wind lidar capability
  • Flow and emissions from confined animal facilities
  • Long range transport from urban areas
  • Development of the boundary layer
William E. Eichinger
Ph.D., Hydrologic Science, University of California-Davis, 1995, M.S., Nuclear Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology, 1985, B.S., Physics, United States Military Academy, West Point, 1976

523B Stanley Hydraulics Laboratory
United States