Luis David Rizo Decelis,PhD
Departamento de Procesos Tecnológicos e Industriales
Tel. 3669 3434 Ext. 3166
Dr. Rizo has a PhD in Science from the Hydrogeology Center of the University of Malaga, a Master's Degree in Research, Modeling and Analysis of Environmental Risks from the Polytechnic University of Madrid, and a Bachelor's Degree in Environmental Engineering from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Occidente (ITESO).
His academic and professional experience focuses on the application of geography and geology together with field and lab work to carry out technical studies and maps of surface and underground water pollution. He has coordinated projects at private consulting companies for assessing environmental impacts and creating specialized cartography. He was a municipal inspector of Ecology and operations manager of the Santiago River Basin Council. He is a professor at ITESO in the Undergraduate Program in Environmental Engineering.
Areas of specialization:
Water quality in natural systems
Geographical Information Systems
Rizo-Decelis L. D., Pardo-Igúzquiza E., Andreo B., (2017). Spatial prediction of water quality variables along a main river channel, in presence of pollution hotspots. Science of the Total Environment, 605-606, 276-290. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.06.145
Gil-Márquez JM, Barberá JA, Mudara M, Andreo B, Prieto-Mera J, Sánchez D, Rizo-Decelis LD, Argamasilla M, Nieto, De la Torre B., (2017). Karst development of an evaporitic system and its hydrogeological implications inferred from GIS-based analysis and tracing techniques. International Journal of Speleology, 46, 219-235. DOI: https://doi.org/10.5038/1827-806X.46.2.2115
Rizo-Decelis L. D., Andreo B., (2016). Water Quality Assessment of the Santiago River and Attenuation Capacity of Pollutants Downstream Guadalajara City, Mexico. River Research and Applications, 32, 1505–1516. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1002/rra.2988