Anthony Parolari
Dr. Anthony J. Parolari (Water Resources)Marquette University

Engineering Hall, 415

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-3508Website

Associate Professor

Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering


Ph.D., 2012, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

M.S.E., 2005, Environmental Engineering, University of Michigan

B.S.E., 2005, Civil Engineering, University of Michigan

Research Interests

Agricultural water and nutrient management

Design and control of green and grey stormwater infrastructure

Impacts of extreme drought


Liu, Y., A.J. Parolari, M. Kumar, C.W. Huang, G.G. Katul, and A. Porporato (2017) Increasing atmospheric humidity and CO2 concentration alleviate forest mortality risk. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciencesdoi:10.1073/pnas.1704811114

Parolari, A.J., M.L. Mobley, A.R. Bacon, G.G. Katul, D. deB. Richter, and A. Porporato (2017) Boom and bust carbon-nitrogen dynamics during reforestation. Ecological Modelling, 360, 108-119, doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2017.06.023

AJ Parolari, D Li, E Bou-Zeid, GG Katul, S Assouline (2016) Climate, not conflict, explains Middle East dust storm Environmental Research Letters 11 (11), doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/11/114013.

Bartlett, M.S., A.J. Parolari, J.J. McDonnell, and A. Porporato (2016), Beyond the SCS-CN method: A theoretical framework for spatially lumped rainfall-runoff response. Water Resources Research, 52(6), 4608-4627, doi:10.1002/2015WR018439.

A Porporato, X Feng, S Manzoni, Y Mau, AJ Parolari, G Vico (2015) Ecohydrological modeling in agroecosystems: Examples and challenges Water Resources Research 51 (7), 5081-5099, doi:10.1002/2015WR017289.


Parolari, A.J. (PI), McDonald, W.M. (Co-PI), “Pilot experiments to integrate water quality data streams into real-time control of green infrastructure.” NSF Water Equipment & Policy I/UCRC. Jan 2018 – Dec 2018.

Parolari, A.J. (PI), McDonald, W.M. (Co-PI), “Model development for design and real-time control of stormwater basins for watershed management during climate change adaptation.” NSF Water Equipment & Policy I/UCRC. Jan 2017 – Dec 2017.

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