Svetlana Kostic, Ph.D., is an affiliated faculty member with the Computational Science Research Center at SDSU. As an expert in hydraulics and water resources, and a professional civil engineer, she brings over 15 years of experience conducting water resources studies throughout the U.S. and overseas for a wide range of clients. Dr. Kostic received the prestigious Alvin G. Anderson Award for her achievements in the field. She serves as a convener/chair of a session on supercritical bedforms at the European Geological Union. Her work on flood-control levees on river deltas and the Hurricane Katrina experience was published as an invited book chapter in Advances in Environmental Research, Volume 56, by NOVA in February 2017.