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Dr. Eunjin Han
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2007-2011 Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Purdue University, IN, USA   
2002-2004 M.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA 
1996-2001 B.S.Earth Environment and Construction Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Republic of Korea


Professional Experience


2022-Present Research Agricultural Engineer, USDS-ARS Adaptive Cropping Systems Laboratory, Beltsville, MD
2017-2022 Associate Research Scientist, International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Columbia University, NY
2015-2018 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biosystems & Agricultural Eng., Michigan State Univervity
2014-2017 Postdoctoral Research Scientist, International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Columbia University, NY
2012-2014 Senior Research Scientist, Science Systems and Applications, Inc. Lanham, MD
2012-2014 Visiting Scientist, USDA-ARS Hydrology and Remote Sensing Lab., Beltsville, MD




  1. Heathman, Gary, M. Cosh, V. Merwade and E. Han, Multi-scale Temporal Stability Analysis of Surface and Subsurface Soil Moisture within the Upper Cedar Creek Watershed, Indiana, Catena 95, pp. 91-103. (2012)
  2. Heathman, Gary, M. Cosh, E. Han, T. Jackson, L. McKee and S. McAfee, Field-scale Spatiotemporal Analysis of Surface Soil Moisture for Evaluating Point-scale in-situ Networks, Geoderma, 170, pp. 195-205. (2012)
  3. Han, Eunjin, V. Merwade and G. Heathman, Application of Data Assimilation with the Root Zone Water Quality Model for Soil Moisture Profile Estimation in the Upper Cedar Creek, Indiana, Hydrological Processes, 26, pp. 1707-1719. (2012)
  4. Han, Eunjin, V. Merwade and G. Heathman, Implementation of Surface Soil Moisture Data Assimilation with Watershed Scale Distributed Hydrologic Model, Journal of Hydrology, 416, pp. 98-117. (2012)
  5. Han, Eunjin, V. Merwade, G. Heathman and M. Cosh, Application of Observation Operators for Field-scale Soil Moisture Averages and Variances in Agricultural Landscapes, Journal of Hydrology, 444, pp. 34-50. (2012)
  6. Han, Eunjin, W. Crow, T. Holmes and J. Bolten, Benchmarking a Soil Moisture Data Assimilation System for Agricultural Drought Monitoring. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 15, pp.1117–1134. (2014)
  7. Han, Eunjin, W.T. Crow, C.R. Hain and M.C. Anderson, On the Use of a Water Balance to Evaluate Inter-annual Terrestrial ET Variability, Journal of Hydrometeorology,16, pp.1102-1108. (2015)
  8. Capa-Morocho, Mirian, A.V. Ines, W. Baethgen, B. Rodríguez-Fonseca, E. Han and M. Ruiz-Ramosa, Crop Yield Outlooks in the Iberian Peninsula: Connecting Seasonal Climate Forecasts with Crop Simulation Models, Agricultural Systems, 149, pp.75-87. (2016)
  9. Chinnachodteeranun, Rassarin, N. Hung, K. Honda, A.V. Ines, and E. Han, Designing and Implementing Weather Generators as Web Services, Future Internet, 8 (4), 55. (2016)
  10. Crow, Wade, E. Han, D. Ryu, C.R. Hain and M.C. Anderson, Estimating Annual Water Storage Variations in Medium-scale (2000–10,000 km2) Basins Using Microwave-based Soil Moisture Retrievals, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21, pp.1849-1862. (2017) 
  11. Andreadis, Konstantinos, N. Das, D. Stampoulis, A.V. Ines, J. Fisher, S. Granger, J. Kawata, E. Han, and A. Behrangi, The Regional Hydrologic Extremes Assessment System: A Software Framework for Hydrologic Modeling and Data Assimilation, PLOS ONE, 12.5. (2017) 
  12. Han, Eunjin, A.V. Ines and W. Baethgen, Climate-Agriculture-Modeling and Decision Tool (CAMDT): A Software Framework for Climate Risk Management in Agriculture, Environmental Modeling & Software, 95, pp.102-114. (2017)
  13. Han, Eunjin and A.V. Ines, Downscaling Probabilistic Seasonal Climate Forecasts for Decision Support in Agriculture: A Comparison of Parametric and Non-parametric Approach, Climate Risk Management, 18, pp.51-65. (2017)
  14. Han, Eunjin, W. Baethgen, J. Souza, M. B. Adaime, G. Antúnez, C. Barreira, F. Mer and A. Ines, SIMAGRI: An Agro-climate Decision Support Tool, Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 161, pp.241-251. (2019)
  15. Han, Eunjin, A.V. Ines and J. Koo, Development of a 10-km Resolution Global Soil Profile Dataset for Crop Modeling Application, Environmental Modeling & Software, 119, pp.70-83.  (2019)
  16. Anderson, Weston B., E. Han, W. Baethgen, L. Goddard, Á. G. Muñoz, and A.W. Robertson, The Madden-Julian Oscillation Affects Maize Yields throughout the Tropics and Subtropics, Geophysical Research Letters, 47. (2020)
  17. Prakash. Jha, A.V.M Ines, E. Han, R. Cruz and V. V. Prasad, A Comparison of Multiple Calibration and Ensembling Methods for Estimating Genetic Coefficients of CERES-Rice to Simulate Phenology and Yields, Field Crops Research (2022)
  18. Simon, J. Mason, T. J. Krupnik, J. Hansen, M. Braun, S. G. Hussain, M. S. K. Khanc, A.Mannand, A. Curtis, E. Han, and A. Kruczkiewicza, Re-prioritizing climate services for agriculture: insights from Bangladesh, Climate Services (2022)