I got my B.Sc. in Civil Engineering from Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia and masters degree in Water Resources Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, India. Currently, I am pursuing PhD study in Tennessee Technological University. My line of research is on the impact of large dams (reservoirs) on mesoscale climate. My research interest is on impact of man made activities on the climate, stochastic hydrology, Hydraulics and water resources.