Kisekka, Isaya

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Assistant Professor of Agricultural Water Management and Irrigation Engineering and Assistant Irrigation Engineer
Email: ikisekka@ucdavis.edu
Office: 119 Veihmeyer Hall

Interests:

  • Optimization of water and nutrient use efficiency using drip irrigation and precision mechanical move sprinkler irrigation
  • Precision irrigation management based on soil and plant water status sensing
  • Agrohydrology and crop modeling
  • Field based studies on crop response to water and water productivity
  • Sustainable conjunctive use of groundwater and surface water for irrigation
  • Salinity management, water reuse and alternative water supplies for irrigation
  • Data analytics (time series, and machine learning) applications in agricultural water management

Degrees:
B.S. Agricultural Engineering - Makerere University, Uganda
M.S. Agricultural and Biological Engineering - University of Florida
Ph.D. Agricultural and Biological Engineering - University of Florida

Graduate Group Membership:
Hydrologic Sciences Graduate Group
Biological and Agricultural Engineering Graduate Group