Sustainable water resources management and decision support systems
Multiphase flow and multicomponent transport in porous media
Contaminant source identification
Modeling and management of karst aquifer systems
Performance assessment for geologic CO2 storage
Optimization and inversion techniques
B.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, 1995
M.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 1996
Ph.D. Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 2000
Research Engineer—Southwest Research Institute, 2003–2011
Environmental Engineer—SUNDA Environmental Technologies, LLC, 2000-2003
Environmental Engineer—Tetra Tech Inc., 1999–2000
Research Fellow—Los Alamos National Laboratory, 1998–1999
Sun, A. Y., and Nicot, J. -P., 2012, Inversion of pressure anomaly data for detecting leakage at geologic carbon sequestration sites: Advances in Water Resources, v. 44, p. 20?29.
Sun, A. Y., Green, R., Swenson, S., and Rodell, M., 2012, Toward calibration of regional groundwater models using GRACE data: Journal of Hydrology, v. 422?423, p. 1?9.
Liu, Y., Sun, A. Y., Nelson, K., and Hipke, W. E., 2012, Cloud computing for integrated stochastic groundwater uncertainty analysis: International Journal of Digital Earth, v. 5, no. 5, p. 1?25. DOI:10.1080/17538947.2012.687778.
Sun, A. Y., 2011, Identification of geologic fault network geometry by using a grid-based ensemble Kalman filter: Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste, v. 15, no. 4, p. 228?233.
Sun, A. Y., Green, R., Rodell, M., and Swenson, S., 2010, Inferring aquifer storage parameters using satellite and in situ measurements: estimation under uncertainty: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 37, L10401.
Sun, A. Y., Morris, A., and Mohanty, S., 2009, Sequential updating of multimodal hydrogeologic parameter fields using localization and clustering techniques: Water Resources Research, v. 45, W07424.
Sun, A. Y., Morris, A., and Mohanty, S., 2009, Comparison of deterministic ensemble Kalman filters for assimilating hydrogeologic data: Advances in Water Resources, v. 32, no. 2, p. 280–292.