Michael Piasecki, Ph.D.

Associate Professor for Water Resources

Department of Civil Engineering
Faculty, CUNY Environmental Crossroads Initiative
The City College of New York
160 Convent Avenue, NY 10031

Steinman Hall 102
Phone: 212 650 8321
Fax: 212 650 6965
email: mpiasecki [at] ccny.cuny.edu


  • [01/2024]
    PUBLICATIONS CUNY Academic Works Digital Library
    The most recent dashboard report on our publications on the Hispaniola research (both carried out in Haiti and the Dominican Republic) shows over 1500 downloads since we started to also make our work available in CUNY's Digital Library System in 2017. Learn more about the global spread of our Academic Works readership by clicking => here.

  • [10/2022]
    Read an article from Conrad Fox on the Mongabay Site (News and Inspiration from Nature's Frontline) about the Haitian water crisis. It reflects on the importantce of water in the context of the Plantetary Boundaries Network and reports on our work in the Haitian town of Leogane. Read the full article by following this link licking => here.

  • [02/2022]
    PUBLICATIONS MDPI Special Issue on "Hydrology in the Caribbean Basin"
    We are happy to announce that the special issue on Hydrology in the Caribbean Basin has been published. The issue features 13 papers that cover topics in Hydro-Climate, Hydrologic Processes, and Hydro-Models that have been contributed by researchers from contries around the rim of the Caribbean Basin. You can find the open source compilation by right clicking => here. (choose => "open in new window")

  • [11/2018]
    HAITI Research: Website Published
    We are happy to announce publication of our Haiti research site summarizing the work we have been doing there since the Earthquake of Janaury 12, 2010. The site offers background information and also data on hydroclimatic variables and well monitoring. To learn more about our work visit the site at Haiti Research

  • [03/2016]
    MEDIA COVERAGE Article in National Geographic
    Read a National Geographic article about Lake Azuei and Enriqiollo water level rise. In addition to some of the work we have done on the lakes it features references to and citations from Dr. Yolanda Leon, a colleague from the Instituto Tecnologico de Santo Domingo, (INTEC) in the DR. Follow this link to the online article.



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