REHydrologic modelers have relied on the rigorous but extremely complicated-to-solve Richards equation, or RE, since 1931. Now a UW researcher has published a new solution.

This is really a press release and not an actual reported article. I wanted to post it here because I had fun distilling Dr. Ogden’s incredibly complex equation paper into a digestible tale of an epic quest and discovery. Read the story at the UW News site.

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