Mehrdad Bastani

Headshot of Mehrdad Bastani

Position Title
PhD Student

Civil and Environmental Engineering


I am currently a Ph.D. candidate of Civil and Environmental Engineering at UC-Davis. I have joined Dr. Harter’s group to work on the nitrate project since January 2017. Previously, I worked on groundwater reactive transport modeling at the early stages of my Ph.D. program at UC-Davis. I received my Master’s degree from Shiraz University, Iran on hydrogeology study and modeling of seawater intrusion in coastal regions and my Bachelor’s degree from The University of Tehran, Iran on Soil and Water Engineering.