Brian Straight

Brian Straight

Graduate Student

  • PhD Candidate, Civil Engineering
  • Teaching Assistant, Dept of Atmospheric and Oceanographic Sciences
  • Teaching Assistant, Dept of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
  • GK-12 Fellow, College of Engineering and Applied Science
  • Teaching Assistant, Dept of Civil Engineering



  • MS: California State University Northridge, 2014
  • BA: University of California Santa Cruz, 2009

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Research Interests

UAVs in environmental applications; acid rock drainage; acid mine drainage; limnology; hydrology; water resources; harmful algal blooms; design; system dynamics and controls


  • Sally Casanova Pre-Doctoral Scholar, California State University Northridge, 2013