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Kyle Strom

Associate Professor
Associate Professor
221D Patton Hall
Blacksburg, VA, USA 24061
Mail Code: (0105)

Program Area : Environmental and Water Resources Engineering
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Area of Interest

Research areas: River Mechanics, Environmental Hydraulics, Sediment Transport, Geomorphology, Environmental Fluid Mechanics, and Experimental Methods. We study the flow mechanics, sediment and substance transport, and landscape change in rivers, estuaries, deltas, and submarine fans. For more information on our group's research, visit

  • Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Iowa, 2006
  • M.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington State University, 2002
  • B.S., Civil and Environmental Engineering, Washington State University, 2000
  • Associate Professor, Virginia Tech, 2015-Present
  • Associate Professor, University of Houston, 2013-2014
  • Assistant Professor, University of Houston, 2007-2013
  • CEE 3304 : Fluid Mechanics for CEE
  • CEE 5304 : Environmental Fluid Mechanics
  • CEE 5314 : River Mechanics and Sediment Transport
  • CEE 5384 : Advanced Open Channel Flow
  • CEE 4324 : Open Channel Flow
  • Please see our group's research page for information on current and past projects -