Ali, Dr. Faran

Dr. Faran Ali
PhD (Saskatchewan), MSc (IHE, Delft), BSc (UET, Lahore), P.Eng. Assistant Professor
Email: Phone:
  • Prince George

Research and Expertise

  • Suspended sediment and contaminant transport in rivers
  • Spatially distributed modeling of surface runoff, erosion rates, and sediment yields
  • Implications of climate change on hydrologic regimes and sediment dynamics of large mountainous drainage basins
  • Impacts of natural and anthropogenic forest disturbance on flow patterns and sediment transport in BC
  • Characterizing hyporheic flow and exchange rates in BC gravel-bed rivers using largescale flume simulation

Research Fields:
  • Climate Change
  • Earth Science
  • Engineering
  • Environment
  • Geography
  • Natural Hazards
  • Natural Resources
Areas of Expertise:

Hydrology, Sediment Transport, Fluvial Geomorphology, Erosion Modelling, Climate Change

Languages Spoken:
  • English
Currently accepting graduate students
Supervises in:
  • MSc NRES

Selected Publications