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Larry Mays

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Biography

Larry Mays has been a professor at the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment at Arizona State University since 1989. He served as chair from 1989-1996. Prior to that he was director of the Center for Research in Water Resources and holder of an Engineering Foundation Endowed Professorship at the University of Texas at Austin, where he was on the faculty since 1976. Mays has published his works extensively with more than 90 refereed journal publications; 22 books as author, co-author or editor-in-chief; more than 110 national and international proceeding papers and research reports; and 66 chapters in the books that he was editor-in-chief. He teaches both undergraduate and graduate courses in the area of hydrosystems enginering and has supervised 31 doctoral students, 29 master's students with theses and many M.S.E. students. 

His research interests include multimodal transportation systems planning, water resources sustainability, real-time operation of water resources systems, ancient water technologies and hydrologic and hydraulic modeling.

Education
  • Ph.D. University of Illinois
  • M.S. University of Missouri-Rolla
  • B.S. University of Missouri-Rolla
Research Activity
  • Vittal,Vijay*, Kwan,Sau Y, Mays,Larry W, Zhang,Junshan. CRISP Type 2: Resilient Cyber-Enabled Electric Energy and Water Infrastructures: Modeling and Control under Extreme Mega Drought Scenarios. NSF-ENG-CBET(8/1/2015 - 7/31/2018).
  • Mays,Larry W*. ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF IMPROVED WATER QUALITY I THE RIO GRANDE PROJECT. NM ST UNIV - System Office(3/1/1999 - 5/31/2000).
  • Mays,Larry W*. SALT-GILA RIVER MANAGEMENT POLICY STUDY. MARICOPA CNTY-FLOOD CONTROL DI(12/20/1994 - 5/22/1995).
  • Mays,Larry W*, Fox,Peter. PREPARATION OF SOFTWARE FOR DESIGN & OPERATION OF OPTIMAL OP. AZ DEPT OF WATER RESOURCES(11/2/1994 - 2/7/1997).
  • Mays,Larry W*. SOIL AQUITOR TREATMENT SYSTEM. AWWA RESEARCH FDN(1/1/1994 - 11/1/1996).
  • Mays,Larry W*. OPTIMAZATION OF FRESHWATER INFLOWS TO ESTUARIES. NSF-ENG(9/1/1991 - 8/31/1994).
  • Mays,Larry W*. AGUA FRIA RIVER SEDIMENT TRANSPORT STUDY. MARICOPA CNTY-FLOOD CONTROL DI(8/5/1991 - 12/31/1993).
  • Mays,Larry W*. OPERATING AND LOCATING WATER RECHARGE-REUSE SYSTEMS. UNIV OF AZ(6/1/1991 - 5/31/1992).
  • Mays,Larry W*. QUANTITATION OF FUEL MOVEMENT IN POROUS MEDIA. W.L. GORE & ASSOCIATES, INC(2/15/1990 - 10/31/1990).
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 492Honors Directed Study
CEE 493Honors Thesis
CEE 499Individualized Instruction
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CEE 599Thesis
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 593Applied Project
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CEE 599Thesis
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CEE 799Dissertation
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
CEE 590Reading and Conference
CEE 592Research
CEE 595Continuing Registration
CEE 790Reading and Conference
CEE 792Research
CEE 795Continuing Registration
CEE 799Dissertation