Afamia Elnakat, Ph.D.
Environmental Sustainability Outreach and Associate Professor of Research
Afamia is an associate professor of research at the UTSA Texas Sustainable Energy Research Institute. She is also teaching faculty of Environmental Science and Engineering at UTSA.
Afamia’s research is dedicated to emphasizing living sustainably while alleviating environmental impacts. Utilizing her multidisciplinary knowledge and background in engineering, biology, geology, chemical fate and transport, and water resources, Afamia specializes in multidisciplinary approaches in assessing environmental policies and institutional barriers to facilitate cooperation between different entities.
With her private industry background in engineering consulting firms, and commitment to community initiatives, Afamia has gained experience in technical, political and socioeconomical aspects of resource management.
Ph.D., Environmental Science & Engineering - 2002
University of Texas at El Paso
"The Use of Symmetric Triangular Linear Fuzzy Regression in Investigating
Transectoral and Transboundary Water Allocation”
-NSF Scholarship in Math and Engineering