Roseanna M. Neupauer

Title: Associate Professor
Group: Hydrology, Water Resources and Environmental Fluid Mechanics
Office: ECOT 513
Phone: 303-492-6274


  • Ph.D. in Hydrology, New Mexico Tech, 2000
  • S.M. in Applied Math, New Mexico Tech, 1999
  • S.M. in Civil Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1991
  • B.S. in Civil Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 1989

Honors and Distinctions:

  • Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2006
  • ExCEEd New Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2006
  • NSF CAREER Award, Hydrologic Sciences Program
  • Young Researcher Award, CEAE Dept., 2006
  • Teaching Award, CEAE Dept., 2007
  • University Teaching Fellowship, University of Virginia, 2003

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Geophysical Union (AGU)
  • American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  • Geological Society of America
  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • National Ground Water Association (NGWA)


  • Groundwater flow and transport modeling
  • Characterization of contaminant sources in aquifers and water distribution systems
  • Spatial variability of aquifer properties
  • Wavelet analysis