Tom Cochrane

Associate ProfessorTom Cochrane

Civil & Natural Resources Engineering
Civil & Natural Resources Engineering E407
Internal Phone: 95074
Water and Land Resources

Qualifications & Memberships

Research Interests

Catchment hydrology, sediment transport and open channel flow, GIS modelling of land and water resources, irrigation, soil erosion, land use change

Recent Publications

  • Arias ME., Wittmann F., Parolin P., Murray-Hudson M. and Cochrane TA. (2018) Interactions between flooding and upland disturbance drives species diversity in large river floodplains. Hydrobiologia 814(1): 5-17. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10750-016-2664-3.
  • Arnaiz M., Cochrane TA., Calizaya A. and Shrestha M. (2018) A framework for evaluating the current level of success of micro-hydropower schemes in remote communities of developing countries. Energy for Sustainable Development 44: 55-63. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.esd.2018.03.002.
  • Arnaiz M., Cochrane TA., Dudley Ward NF. and Zhang L. (2018) Facilitating universal energy access for developing countries with micro-hydropower: Insights from Nepal, Bolivia, Cambodia and the Philippines. Energy Research and Social Science
  • Arnaiz M., Cochrane TA., Hastie R. and Bellen C. (2018) Micro-hydropower impact on communities’ livelihood analysed with the capability approach Journal: Energy for Sustainable Development. Energy for Sustainable Development
  • Dang TD., Cochrane TA. and Arias ME. (2018) Quantifying suspended sediment dynamics in mega deltas using remote sensing data: A case study of the Mekong floodplains. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF APPLIED EARTH OBSERVATION AND GEOINFORMATION 68: 105-115. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jag.2018.02.008.