Omar Alminagorta


Civil and Environmental Engineer, Utah State University

alminagorta@gmail.com  435.227.5650


My research is focused on systems modeling to improve water management and environmental decision making.  I am particularly interested to use optimization and simulation techniques, remote sensing analysis, agent based and cellular automata models to improve water and environmental management.




Systems Modeling for Environmental Purposes

Use of optimization and simulation models that:



Use of Discrete Models to Simulate Invasive Vegetation

Application of cellular automata and agent based models to simulate Pragmites australisone of the most successful invasive wetland plant.