Information of Staff – Lecturers

Đào Nguyên Khôi

Assoc.Prof. Dao Nguyen Khoi


Head of Dapartment

Department of Environmental Management and Informatics

Contact: Room C24, 227 Nguyen Van Cu St., Dist. 5, HCMC
Website: Google Scholar
Teaching areas

Undergraduate courses:

  • ENV10103: Hydrological computation and rainfall-runoff modeling
  • ENV10152: Environmental hydraulics; 
  • ENE10027: Environmental modeling;

Graduate courses:

  • MMT045: Integrated water resources management;
  • MMT042: Climate change, assessment and impact management;
  • MMT015: Environmental modeling;
Research interests
  • Environmental modeling; 
  • Water resources management; 
  • Climate change.

Name of project or research focus

Body funding

Role/ Period

Developing artificial-intelligence-based model for simulating streamflow and surface water quality


Principal Investigator/ 2020-2022

Assessing impacts of climate and land-use changes on water resources and drought in the Be River Catchment

VNUHCM (type B)

Principal Investigator/ 2019-2021

Assessing impacts of climate change and human activities (land-use change and hydropower development) on water resources in the Central Highlands of Vietnam


Principal Investigator/ 2019-2022

Assessment of climate change impacts on agricultural meteorology and drought conditions, and coffee yield in the Srepok River Basin in the Central Highlands of Vietnam

VNUHCM (type B)

Principal Investigator/ 2022-date

Key publications
  1. Khoi DN, Quan NT, Nhi PTT, Nguyen VT (2021) Impact of climate change on precipitation extremes over Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Water, 13(2), 120.
  2. Khoi DN, Nguyen VT, Sam TT, Phung NK, Bay NT (2020). Responses of river discharge and sediment load to climate change in the transboundary Mekong River Basin. Water and Environment Journal, 34(S1), 367-380.
  3. Khoi DN, Dang TD, Pham THL, Nguyen KP, Nguyen TP (2020). Morphological change assessment from intertidal to river-dominated zones using multiple-satellite imagery – a case study of the Vietnamese Mekong Delta. Regional Studies in Marine Science, 34, 101087.
  4. Thao NTT, Khoi DN, Xuan TT, Tychon B (2019). Assessment of livelihood vulnerability to drought in the Lower Mekong River Basin: a case study in Dak Nong province, Vietnam. International Journal of Disaster Risk Science, 10(4), 604-615.
  5. Hoan NX, Khoi DN, Trung LD (2019). Assessing the adaptive capacity of farmers under the impact of saltwater intrusion in the Vietnamese Mekong Delta. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management, 62(9), 1619-1635.
Other information




Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS)    

Section Secretary for Hydrological Sciences (HS)