- Physical — Climate Change — Management/Adaptation strategies
- Human Dimensions — Water Infrastructure — Climate adaptation
- Human Dimensions — Watershed Management — Cooperative planning
- Human Dimensions — Watershed Management — Climate adaptation
Education / Outreach Target Audience
- Bachelors students
- Masters / PhD students
Dr. Muralidharan researches sustainable water use. She is currently adapting the methods she designed for a California water sustainability project and transferring them to work in Michigan, which has different environmental and social factors. Concurrently, she is seeking to determine whether or not climate change is a factor in achieving sustainable water use. Water management and drainage in agriculture. Groundwater management. Forest use in developing economies. Groundwater quality externalities.