Markus Pahlow

Senior LecturerMarkus Pahlow

Civil Mechanical Engineering Rm E418
Internal Phone: 92053
My work aims at developing and maintaining resilient and sustainable water resources systems.


Research Interests

Current specific research efforts include
(i) Mapping of the baseflow index across New Zealand,
(ii) methodological developments in hydrological modeling,
(iii) flood modeling and flood protection,
(iv) hydropower system management,
(v) water-food-energy-ecosystem-climate nexus and
(vi) groundwater recharge assessment.

Recent Publications

  • Kelley J., Higgins CW., Pahlow M. and Noller J. (2017) Mapping Soil Texture by Electromagnetic Induction: A Case for Regional Data Coordination. Soil Science Society of America Journal 81(4): 923-931.
  • Multsch S., Alquwaizany AS., Alharbi OA., Pahlow M., Frede HG. and Breuer L. (2016) Water-saving strategies for irrigation agriculture in Saudi Arabia. International Journal of Water Resources Development 37(2): 292-309.
  • Multsch S., Pahlow M., Ellensohn J., Michalik T., Frede HG. and Breuer L. (2016) A hotspot analysis of water footprints and groundwater decline in the High Plains aquifer region, USA. Regional Environmental Change 16(8): 2419-2428.
  • Munro SA., Fraser GCG., Snowball JD. and Pahlow M. (2016) Water footprint assessment of citrus production in South Africa: A case study of the Lower Sundays River Valley. Journal of Cleaner Production 135: 668-678.
  • Mekonnen MM., Pahlow M., Aldaya MM., Zarate E. and Hoekstra AY. (2015) Sustainability, efficiency and equitability of water consumption and pollution in latin America and the Caribbean. Sustainability 7(2): 2086-2112.