Dave Casson, P.Eng., M.Sc.


MSc, 2017: Water Science and Engineering, UNESCO-IHE, Delft, Netherlands.

B.Eng., 2008: Chemical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.


2018-present: Researcher / Advisor, Deltares, Delft, Netherlands.

Short Bio

Dave is a PhD Candidate at the University of Saskatchewan at Canmore and a Researcher / Advisor at Deltares. Dave’s research focuses on improving streamflow predictions through improved snowpack modelling and data assimilation. Dave builds operational hydrological forecasting and Flood Early Warning Systems. He has published his work in the leading international journal Hydrology and Earth System Sciences.


Casson, D.R., Werner, M., Weerts, A. and Solomatine, D., 2018: Global re-analysis datasets to improve hydrological assessment and snow water equivalent estimation in a sub-Arctic watershed. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, doi: 10.5194/hess-22-4685-2018

Dave Casson, P.Eng., M.Sc.

PhD Candidate, Centre for Hydrology, Coldwater Laboratory


We seek to improve understanding and predictions of hydrological processes at scales from hillslopes to continents

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