Current Projects

 
Source of Support Role Title Award to Iowa Award Period
         
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (subaward) Lead PI Probabilistic modeling of rainfall associated with tropical cyclones affecting Louisiana $190,095 4/1/201911/1/2021
Willis Tower Watson Co-PI Toward Physically Based and Usable Climate Event Scenarios $13,457 1/1/2010-12/31/2021
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lead PI 2020 IPA with USACE $150,000 7/1/2020–
12/31/2022
Iowa Department of Transportation Lead PI Projected Changes in Flood Peak Discharge across Iowa: A Flood Frequency Perspective $313,923 3/1/2020–2/28/2023
National Science Foundation (NSF) Co-PI Support for Young Investigator Participation at the 8th International Conference on Flood Management (ICFM8), Iowa City, August 1719, 2020 $45,405 (total amount, not the amount of which Dr. Villarini is in charge) 12/1/2019–
11/30/2020
Thomas Jefferson Fund Lead PI Attribution and Projections of Changes in Discharge Across Africa and the Euro-Mediterranean Region $10,000 9/1/2019–
8/31/2021
NSF Lead PI Quantification of the Impacts of Urban Areas on Heavy Rainfall and Flooding from North Atlantic Tropical Cyclones $399,934 4/15/2019–
3/31/2022
NSF Co-PI NRT-INFEWS: Paths to Sustainable Food-Energy-Water Systems in Resource-Limited Communities $2,999,869 (total amount, not the amount of which Dr. Villarini is in charge) 8/30/20168/29/2021
         

 

Past Projects

         
Source of Support Role Title Award to Iowa Award Period
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Lead PI Impacts of coronavirus-driven reduction in aerosols on precipitation in the Western United States $63,374 8/6/2020–2/5/2021
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lead PI 2018 IPA with USACE $160,000 9/1/2018–
12/31/2020
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (subaward) Lead PI Hydrometeorological Impacts on Water Quantity and Quality across Iowa’s Streams $253,496 1/1/2017–12/31/2019
Center for Global & Regional Environmental Research (CGRER) Co-PI Detection, Attribution and Projection of Changes in Temperature Extremes, Heat Waves and Heat Stress across the U.S. Midwest $35,000 7/1/2018–
6/30/2019
NSF Lead PI CAREER: Temporal Clustering of Hydrometeorological Extremes $508,405 5/1/2014–
4/30/2019
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lead PI Water Resources and Geospatial Analysis: Attribution of Changes and Evaluation of Actionable Climate Information across the Northern Great Plains and the Central United States $384,471 12/28/2015–
06/30/2018
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lead PI U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Research Participation Program - Nancy Barth $165,618 6/1/2015–
5/31/2018
U.S. Geological Survey Lead PI Development of a Comprehensive Hazard to Loss Modeling Methodology for the Residential Damage Associated with Inland Flooding from North Atlantic Tropical Cyclones $119,532 9/1/2014–
8/31/2017
NASA Lead PI Remote-sensing Based Characterization of Rainfall Associated with Atmospheric Rivers $90,000 9/1/2014–
8/31/2017
NOAA Programs for Disaster Relief Appropriation Act –Non Construction and Construction (subaward) Lead PI Skillful Prediction of Seasonal Hurricane Frequency, Track and Fall $234,537 12/1/2013–
2/28/2018
NSF Lead PI Collaborative Research: Understanding and Forecasting North Atlantic and U.S. Landfalling Tropical Cyclone Activity and Associated Rainfall $263,206 9/1/2013–
8/31/2017
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lead PI IPA Agreement with USACE $220,000 9/26/2012–
8/31/2016
NOAA Lead PI NMME Precipitation and Temperature
Forecasts for the Continental United States and Europe: Diagnostic Evaluation and Development of Multi Model Applications
$69,999 8/1/2015–
7/31/2016
Center for Global & Regional Environmental Research (CGRER) Lead PI How Is Discharge Projected to Change for an Agricultural Watershed in Iowa Over the 21st Century? $30,000 7/1/2014–
6/30/2016
U.S. Geological Survey (via the Iowa Water Center) Lead PI Development of a Framework for Discharge Forecasting Over Iowa $59,929 4/15/2014–
4/14/2016
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lead PI IPA Agreement with USACE $75,000 9/1/2014–
8/31/2015
Iowa Nutrient Research Center Lead PI Modeling of Nitrate Loads and Concentrations in the Raccoon River $50,000 7/1/2014-
6/30/2015
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Lead PI IPA Agreement with USACE $27,888 9/1/2013–
7/31/2014

 

Note:
(The amount listed for collaborative projects reflects only the amount of which Dr. Villarini was in charge, unless otherwise stated)