Raulina Wojtkiewicz

Raulina Wojtkiewicz

Raulina Wojtkiewicz, senior engineer in AIR’s Research and Modeling group, is responsible for developing and enhancing the vulnerability component of AIR’s detailed flood models. Before joining AIR in 2009, Raulina was a research assistant at Northeastern University, where she received her M.S. in civil and structural engineering. She also worked as a project control engineer for Ingeniería ESTRELLA in Santiago, Dominican Republic. She completed her undergraduate work at Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) in Santiago.

Property-specific data enhances flood risk management

Inland flooding poses an extremely high risk to homes and businesses both on and off the floodplain. It can last for days or weeks, and even a few inches of water can potentially cause extensive...