Benjamin Roberts, P.E., Ph.D., Hydraulic Engineer
Dr. Roberts has been active in research, teaching, engineering, and management in hydrology and hydraulics for over thirty years. His experience includes numerical and physical modeling; circulation and mixing studies of ponds, lakes, and estuaries, studies of turbulence in open water bodies, and development of the FEMA procedures and guidance documents for computing flooding levels on alluvial fans in the western states, and water supply and waste disposal system design and optimization. He has extensive experience in the planning of water resource projects such as reservoirs, dams, and hydropower facilities.

• Registered Civil Engineer (CA)
• PhD and Hydrodynamics, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1981
• Eng.D, Hydraulic Engineering, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1975
• M.S., Water Resources, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 1973
• S.B., Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, 1971