Yu-Feng Lin oversees IISG process and personnel at the University of Illinois. He also helps set the program’s trajectory with new research partners and priorities, and helps IISG engage with federal partners and solidify connections with campus entities.
Lin is a hydrogeologist at the Illinois State Geological Survey, which is part of the Prairie Research Institute on the U of I campus. His research interests include groundwater flow and surface interactions, geothermal energy, fiber-optic temperature sensing applications in the water-energy nexus, and 3-D printing and GIS applications in hydrogeology.
Lin came to the U of I in 2002 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he earned his Ph.D in geological engineering.
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