Michael Celia

Theodora Shelton Pitney Professor of Environmental Studies, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Website: https://cee.princeton.edu/people/michael-celia

Office: E-Quad, E409

Phone: 609-258-5425

Research interests: Carbon mitigation; ecohydrology; subsurface hydrology; numerical modeling, contaminant transport simulation; multiphase flow physics


  • Portrait of researcher

    Ignacio Rodríguez-Iturbe, hydrologist who forged a new science linking water to ecosystems, dies at 80

  • photo of eric wood

    Eric Wood, leader in hydrology, dies at 74

  • Aerial image of river delta

    Water, drought and flooding: A half-century at the environmental forefront

  • Dancers in a net

    Funding the next big idea: New projects receive Dean for Research Innovation awards

  • Anu Ramaswami portrait

    Ramaswami, researcher of urban sustainability, appointed inaugural director of Chadha Center for Global India

  • Image of US carbon capture network

    With funding, U.S. could double carbon captured underground


  • Energy and Environment


  • Three students look closely at a model of an architectural structure.

    Civil and Environmental Engineering

  • Princeton campus and Guyot Hall

    High Meadows Environmental Institute

  • Faculty member, seated at end of row of colleagues, leads panel discussion.

    Andlinger Center for Energy and the Environment