CHL Expertise

CHL provides experimental and computational expertise for solving water resource problems worldwide. Our research and development addresses water resource challenges in groundwater, watersheds, rivers, reservoirs, lakes, estuaries, harbors, coastal inlets and wetlands. Research programs range from design guidance to three-dimensional numerical models.

Experts in the News

Zimmerman joins the ERDC’s Coastal, Hydraulics Laboratory
5/20/2021
Julia Zimmerman has joined the Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory’s River and Estuarine Engineering Branch at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC)...
Cecil joins the ERDC’s Coastal, Hydraulics Laboratory
5/20/2021
Dr. Orie Cecil has joined the Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory’s Hydrologic Systems Branch at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC)...
ERDC researchers participate in U.S. Army Foreign Technology (and Science) Assessment Support program
9/15/2020
Until engaging in conversation with colleagues while on temporary duty in the United Kingdom, Dr. Ahmad Tavakoly was not aware of the U.S. Army Foreign Technology (and Science) Assessment Support...
McFall finds collaboration success with Army Engineer and Scientist Exchange Program
8/7/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. (July 29, 2019) -- When Dr. Brian McFall saw the email titled “Engineer and Scientist Exchange,” his curiosity was piqued. “It was one of those generic-looking emails that most people...
Smith becomes first woman from Corps elected to the National Academy of Engineering
2/14/2019
VICKSBURG, Miss. -- Dr. Jane McKee Smith, a senior research scientist with the Coastal and Hydraulics Laboratory at the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, has been elected to the...