Dr. Amol Patil

research associate
Regional Climate and Hydrology
Phone: +49 8821 183 171

Research Interest

  • Soil moisture data assimilation
  • Land-surface -     atmospheric modelling
  • Remote sensing, GIS applications in hydrology
  • Error characterisation, error correction of satellite precipitation 

Research Projects

Aktuelle Forschungsprojekte:

COSMIC SENSE: Investigating the exchange of water between atmosphere, hydrosphere and biosphere and its dynamic feedback mechanism (DFG)


Patil A. A. and R. Ramsankaran, 2018. Improved Streamflow Simulations by Coupling SMAR in EnKFbased Hydrological Data Assimilation Framework, Advances in Water Resources, 121, pp. 173-188. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2018.08.010


Himanshu S. K., A. Pandey and A. A. Patil, 2018. Hydrologic Evaluation of the TMPA-3B42V7 Precipitation Data Set over an Agricultural Watershed Using the SWAT Model, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 23(4). DOI: https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001629


Patil A. A. and R. Ramsankaran, 2017. Improving Streamflow Simulations and Forecasting Performance of SWAT Model by Assimilating Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture Observations, Journal of Hydrology, 555, pp. 683-696. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.10.058


Seit 2018        PostDoc, University Augsburg, Chair Regional Climate and Hydrology, Augsburg, Germany.

2013-2017      PhD, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India.

2011-2013      MTech, Geoinformatics and Natural Resources, CSRE, Indian Institute of  Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India.

2007-2011      BTech, Agricultural Engineering, Dr. Balasaheb Savant Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth, Dapoli, India.