Nicholas Pinter

University of California, Davis

Nicholas Pinter is Shlemon Chair in applied geosciences at University of California, Davis, in the Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Center for Watershed Sciences. Pinter studies earth-surface processes and hydrology applied to a range of problems. The main thrust of this research is focused on rivers, floodplains, flood risk, and flood risk management, which he has applied to help provide a scientific basis for sound natural hazards public policy at local, national, and international levels.