Patrick Ray

Patrick Alexander Ray

Assistant Professor

Engineering Research Cntr


CEAS - Environmental Eng & Science - 0012


B.Sc., University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst, Mass., 2001 (Civil and Environmental Engineering)

M.Sc., Tufts University Medford, Mass., 2006 (Civil and Environmental Engineering, Water Resources)

Ph.D., Tufts University Medford, Mass., 2010 (Water Resources Engineering)

Postdoc, University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst, Mass., 2014 (Water Systems Modeling under Uncertainty)

Research Support

Grant: #2017 World Trade Bank Investigators:Ray, Patrick 01-01-2017 -06-30-2017 World Bank Group INCLUDING CLIMATE UNCERTAINTY IN WATER RESOURCES PLANNING AND PROJECT DESIGN ? DECISION TREE INITIATIVE Role:PI $102,649.00 Active Level:Industry

Grant: #CDWR 4600012341 / USACE Investigators:Ray, Patrick 02-01-2018 -09-30-2018 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Flood modeling under climate change uncertainty using HEC-WAT Role:PI $31,980.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #CBET-1511959 Investigators:Boccelli, Dominic; Ray, Patrick 09-01-2015 -08-31-2019 National Science Foundation Data Assimilation and Forecasting for Real-Time Drinking Water Distribution System Modeling Role:PI $336,321.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #SUBAWD000724 sub NOAA NA16NW54670042 Investigators:Ray, Patrick 07-27-2018 -03-31-2019 National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Visualization of Uncertainty of Forecast Component Parts Role:PI $39,999.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #2018 World Bank Contract Investigators:Ray, Patrick 02-25-2019 -06-28-2019 World Bank Group World Bank Mexico City: Integrated Urban Modeling for Water System Risk Management Role:PI $49,994.00 Awarded Level:Industry

Grant: #11202602 Agreement Investigators:Ray, Patrick 05-21-2018 -06-30-2019 Deltares Application of the Decision Tree Framework in Kenya & Nepal Role:PI $50,000.00 Awarded Level:Industry

Grant: #IPA 19-0-0002 Investigators:Ray, Patrick 11-09-2018 -11-08-2019 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Weather generator development, vulnerability assessment tools and the Tuolumne Watershed Pilot Study Role:PI $45,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #60070994 / 8293 Investigators:Ray, Patrick 06-01-2019 -05-31-2020 Ohio Water Development Authority Multidimensional Risk Assessment on Riverine Contamination: Case Study of Cincinnati, OH Role:PI $33,370.00 Awarded Level:State of Ohio

Honors and Awards

2015 World Bank Knowbel Prize Team Award

2011 Professor of the Year Faculty of Engineering

2008 -2009 Fulbright Fellowship, Jordan

2004 -2007 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

2006 Earle F. Littleton Award and Scholarship Tufts University Civil Engineering Department

2004 Tufts Institute for the Environment Research Scholarship

2004 Tufts University Fares Center Research Grant

2003 Tufts University WaterSHED Fellowship

2001 Commonwealth Scholar & Departmental Honors Recipient, Summa Cum Laude

2000 President, Tau Beta Pi National Engineering Honor Society, UMass Amherst Chapter

2000 William W. Boyer Endowed Scholarship

2000 College of Engineering Alumni Scholarship

2000 University of Massachusetts Honors Research Project Fellowship