Dr. Victor Miguel Ponce
is an expert in the field of water engineering,
hydraulic, hydrologic, and water resources engineering,
with 52 years (1968-2019) of experience in engineering
education, research, consulting, and service.
of expertise are: computational hydraulics and hydrology, surface-water
hydrology, environmental hydrology, groundwater hydrology, ecohydrology, hydroclimatology, and sedimentation engineering.
Specific areas of current interest are:
online engineering, sustainability of groundwater resources, flood hydrology,
open-channel hydraulics, ecohydroclimatology,
salinity management, and
hydrologic and environmental impact of water development projects.
has 49 years of experience as a university professor,
including 39 years in California and 4 years in
He is the author of more than
1800 professional growth items, including 5
books (Engineering Hydrology, Principles and Practices, Prentice Hall, 1989),
(Engineering Hydrology, Principles and Practices, online 2014),
(Fundamentals of Open-channel Hydraulics, online 2014),
(Fundamentos de la Hidráulica de Canales, online 2015),
Fortran textbook, online 2014);
52 refereed journal papers,
96 proceedings papers,
309 technical reports and other publications,
63 research grants,
19 honors and awards,
380 online computer programs,
254 legacy tales,
214 invited lectures,
443 online videos.
He is an active lecturer, researcher
and consultant in his field,
and is fluent in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.