The International Institute of the Bengal and Himalayan Basins


Kevin Mahoney

Kevin Mahoney Kevin is a first-year undergraduate civil and environmental engineering student at the University of California, Berkeley. His related interests include environmental justice and the incorporation of sociopolitical, cultural, and demographic factors into engineering work. He is currently working at a wastewater treatment and groundwater testing project in West Oakland under the guidance of …

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Tomoko Hattori

Tomoko Hattori Volunteer Coordinator  Tomoko has 26 years of professional experience in health care.  Her specialization includes community health, maternal and child health, public health research, human resource development for health workforce, health policy and project management.  She worked with government and non-government organizations on various health projects in developing countries such as Mexico, Indonesia, …

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Liam Caffrey

Liam Caffrey Volunteer Liam is born in Pasadena, California.  He earned his Bachelor’s degree from Sonoma State University.  Among Liam’s skills include computer skills with some basic C-language programming, advanced novice with debian and derivatives linux.  He has some construction and mechanical skills, as well.  Liam is proud to have caught his first trout in …

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Ahmed Abdelrahman, PhD

Ahmed Abdelrahman, PhD Volunteer Ahmed is a postdoctoral researcher in the Physics Department at the University of California Berkeley. His research focus is quantum simulations and quantum information processing with magnetically and electrically confined individual particles. At the moment, he works with trapped ions, i.e. electrically confined charged particles, to execute quantum gates and/or algorithms …

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