Associate Professor in Hydrology
Addis Ababa University
Prof Yilma is a practicing hydrologist / water resources engineer, with experience in dam hydrology – flood, spillway sizing, reservoir operation, road drainage, and water resources system modeling
Presently, an Associate Prof. in Hydrology in Addis Ababa University, Yilma’s background is in Civil Engineering (1987) and postgraduate study in Hydrology (1991) and PhD in Applied Sciences (1996) -dissertation Stochastic Prediction of Seasonal Rainfall in Northeast Africa and India.
Specialties: Hydrology, Seasonal rainfall prediction, Reservoir operation study, Drainage study and Water resources system.