Haowen Xu

Postdoc Research Associate

Dr. Haowen Xu is a postdoc research associate in the Computational Sciences and Engineering Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Dr. Haowen Xu received his PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering and a graduate certificate in Geoinformatics at the University of Iowa in 2019. Before that, he got his MS degree in Civil and Environmental Engineering from the University of Iowa in 2015. His research interests primarily include watershed management, sediment transport, erosion controls, hydro-informatics, developing web-based environmental Decision Support System (DSS), and visual analytics. After joining the ORNL, he is particularly interested in developing large-scale traffic flow emulation and multi-scale flow visualization for intelligent transportation systems, as well as creating visual interfaces for exploring machine learners.