Andres Salazar, PhD, PE, D.WRE
A recognized expert in water resources engineering, Andres is experienced in steady and unsteady modeling, river basin and reservoir operations, and water resources planning as well as with planning and feasibility studies for drainage and water supply projects. As the Director of Water Resources Engineering, he has designed numerous complex drainage projects across the State of Texas and is a proficient user of EPA-SWMM, HEC-RAS, HEC- HMS, STORM NET, InfoWorks, RiverWare, and WRAP computer models. In addition, he possesses special expertise in hydrologic and hydraulic systems that are key to creating an effective sustainable site drainage design.
An Adjunct Faculty member at The University of Texas at Arlington, Andres teaches graduate courses on hydrology and water resources. He also leads professional groups with interest in water rights and water resources system modeling. In 2017, Andres was named Diplomate of the American Academy of Water Resources Engineers.
He obtained his Doctor of Philosophy in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University and his Master and Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering in Bogota, Colombia, and is a licensed professional engineer in Texas.