Yixin Mao


B.E., 2013: Energy and Resources Engineering, Peking University, Beijing, China.


Sep 2013 - present: Graduate Research Assistant, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

Jun 2017 - Sep 2017: Data Scientist Intern, Salesforce, San Francisco, California.

Research Interests

  • Hydrologic data assimilation
  • Climate change impact on drought and extreme events
  • Streamflow and stream temperature modeling in the southeastern U.S.

Current Research Projects

  • Integrating satellite-based surface soil moisture and rainfall accumulation products for improved hydrologic modeling

Yixin Mao

Graduate Research Assistant


UW Hydro builds tools to simulate and investigate the terrestrial hydrological cycle.

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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Box 352700
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195-2700