Leila Hernandez

Leila C. Hernandez Rodriguez

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Leila is a Ph.D. candidate at UIUC in Dr. Praveen Kumar’s research group. Her areas of research include land-atmosphere interactions and information theory. Currently a MAVIS Future Faculty Fellow at the University of Illinois, she studies the effect of land-cover on atmospheric fluxes and the evolution of information transferred by ecohydrological variables. She enjoys taking walks with her dog, traveling, camping, and cooking vegetarian recipes.