Research Output

2011

50-year flood in the lower illinois river: Sensitivity of spillway and levee failure option parameters in the UNET model

Lian, Y., Wang, Y., Choi, H. I., Xie, H. & Demissie, M., May 10 2011, In : Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 137, 5, p. 585-594 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A GIScience application for visualized natural resources management and decision support

Lin, Y-F. F. & Yang, Y-C., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

AMIP GCM simulations of precipitation variability over the Yangtze River Valley

Wang, C., Liang, X-Z. & Samel, A. N., 2011, In : Journal of Climate. 24, 8, p. 2116--2133

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Analytical probabilistic approach for estimating design flood peaks of small watersheds

Guo, Y. & Markus, M., Dec 16 2011, In : Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 16, 11, p. 847-857 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A record sequence of four severe winters in Illinois

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 104, 1&2, p. 35--41

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Assessment of Illinois corn yields in a unique wet and cool growing season

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 103, 3&4, p. 131--140

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A unique solution to Chicago's water pollution: tunnels and reservoirs

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 103, 3&4, p. 119--124

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A water balance trickle irrigation scheduling model

Sammis, T., Sharma, P., Shukla, M. K., Wang, J. & Miller, D., 2011, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual International Meeting 2011, ASABE 2011. American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, p. 3149-3168 20 p. (American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers Annual International Meeting 2011, ASABE 2011; vol. 4).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Climate communications and perspectives

Westcott, N. E., Spinar, M. L., Stoecker, L. A. & Obrecht, R. L., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

El Niño/Southern Oscillation behaviour since 1871 as diagnosed in an extended multivariate ENSO index (MEI.ext)

Wolter, K. & Timlin, M. S., 2011, In : International Journal of Climatology. 31, 7, p. 1074--1087

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluation of a conjunctive surface-subsurface process model (CSSP) over the contiguous U.S. at regional-local scales

Yuan, X. & Liang, X-Z., 2011, In : Journal of Hydrometeorology. 12, 4, p. 579--599

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Frozen to the saddle: a 19th century flash freeze investigation

Westcott, N. E., Spinar, M. L., Stoecker, L. A. & Obrecht, R. L., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Illinois' twelve most damaging storms

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 103, 3&4, p. 125--129

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Improving cold season precipitation prediction by the nested CWRF-CFS system

Yuan, X. & Liang, X-Z., 2011, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 38, 2, p. L02706

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Major damages in northern Illinois from a record-setting rainstorm in 2010

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 104, 3&4, p. 119--126

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Making maps make themselves: the automated creation of daily temperature and precipitation maps

Zaloudek, Z. A., 2011, p. 20.

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Managing nitrogen in the corn-belt: opportunities for tile-drained croplands

David, M., Flint, C., Czapar, G. F., Cooke, R., Gentry, L., McIsaac, P., Kalita, D. & Mallory, 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Measuring efficiency of crop cleaners by image analysis

Wang, J., Eaton, F. E., Sammis, T. W. & Gebremichael, M. K., Dec 2011, In : International Journal of Agricultural and Biological Engineering. 4, 4, p. 34-41 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

MercNet: A national monitoring network to assess responses to changing mercury emissions in the United States

Schmeltz, D., Evers, D. C., Driscoll, C. T., Artz, R., Cohen, M., Gay, D. A., Haeuber, R., Krabbenhoft, D. P., Mason, R., Morris, K. & Wiener, J. G., Oct 1 2011, In : Ecotoxicology. 20, 7, p. 1713-1725 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury trends in fish from rivers and lakes in the United States, 1969-2005

Chalmers, A. T., Argue, D. M., Gay, D. A., Brigham, M. E., Schmitt, C. J. & Lorenz, D. L., Apr 1 2011, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 175, 1-4, p. 175-191 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Monitoring freeze events in spring and fall for the Central US

Timlin, M. S., Zaloudek, Z. A., Hilberg, S. D. & Angel, J. R., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Monitoring long-term trends of acidic wet deposition in US precipitation: results from the National Atmospheric Deposition Program

Lehmann, C. M. B. & Gay, D. A., 2011, In : Power Plant Chemistry. 13, 7, p. 378--385

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Observations of the cross-lake cloud and snow evolution in a lake-effect snow event

Barthold, F. E. & Kristovich, D. A. R., Aug 1 2011, In : Monthly Weather Review. 139, 8, p. 2386-2398 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Online support and resources for small system operators

Wilson, S., Larson, B. & Wilson, J., Dec 1 2011, American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exposition 2011, ACE 2011. p. 824-842 19 p. (American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exposition 2011, ACE 2011).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Optimizing the placement of best management practices (BMPs) in agriculturally-dominated watersheds in Illinois

Bekele, E. G., Demissie, M. & Lian, Y., Jul 21 2011, World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2011: Bearing Knowledge for Sustainability - Proceedings of the 2011 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress. p. 2890-2900 11 p. (World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2011: Bearing Knowledge for Sustainability - Proceedings of the 2011 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Passive ammonia monitoring in the United States: Comparing three different sampling devices

Puchalski, M. A., Sather, M. E., Walker, J. T., Lehmann, C. M. B., Gay, D. A., Mathew, J. & Robarge, W. P., Nov 1 2011, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 13, 11, p. 3156-3167 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Performance modeling of storm water best management practices with uncertainty analysis

Park, D., Loftis, J. C. & Roesner, L. A., 2011, In : Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 16, 4, p. 332--344

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pollutant load evaluation in stormwater systems

Park, D., Loftis, J. C. & Roesner, L. A., 2011, p. 700--712.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Precipitation in the Land of Lincoln

Angel, J. R., 2011

Research output: Other contribution

Predicting soybean rust incursions into the North American continental interior using crop monitoring, spore trapping, and aerobiological modeling

Isard, S. A., Barnes, C. W., Hambleton, S., Ariatti, A., Russo, J. M., Tenuta, A., Gay, D. A. & Szabo, L. J., Nov 1 2011, In : Plant disease. 95, 11, p. 1346-1357 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Predicting the seasonal shift in mosquito populations preceding the onset of the West Nile virus in central Illinois

Westcott, N. E., Hilberg, S. D., Lampman, R. L., Alto, B. W., Bedel, A., Muturi, E. J., Glahn, H., Baker, M., Kunkel, K. E. & Novak, R. J., Sep 1 2011, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 92, 9, p. 1173-1180 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Prediction and monitoring applications

Timlin, M. S., Zaloudek, Z. A., Hilberg, S. D. & Angel, J. R., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

Protecting drinking water by coupling two models associated with geologic carbon sequestration in deep saline aquifers

Wang, J., Mehnert, E. & Lin, Y-F. F., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

September 2008 heavy rains in northeast Illinois: meteorological analysis and impacts

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 104, 1&2, p. 17--33

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Severe winter weather in 2009-2010

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 103, 3&4, p. 131--140

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Simulated regional pm10 dispersion from agricultural tilling operations using Hysplit

Wang, J., Sammis, T. W., Miller, D. R., Hiscox, A. L., Granucci, D., Holmén, B., Kasumba, J., Shukla, M. K., Dennis, S. O. & Zhang, X., 2011, In : Transactions of the ASABE. 54, 5, p. 1659-1667 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporal distribution of weather catastrophes in the USA

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Climatic Change. 106, 2, p. 129--140

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The CDMP “Forts” project from A to Z -- keying historic 19th century weather data

Truesdell, R. T., Westcott, N. E., Stoecker, L. A., Spinar, M. L., O'Conell, D. L. & Mayes, B. E., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

The impacts of orbital parameters on summer precipitation over China in the Holocene

Huang, J-B., Wang, S-W., Wen, X-Y., Zhou, T-J., Zhu, J-H., Yang, B. & Ren, G-Y., 2011, In : Journal of Tropical Meteorology. 17, 2, p. 103--112

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The limitations of and potential solutions to modeling nut tree growth

Wang, J. & Sammis, T. W., Jan 2011, Tree Growth: Influences, Layers and Types. Nova Science Publishers, Inc., p. 103-107 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

The prolonged 1954 Midwestern U.S. Heat wave: Impacts and responses

Westcott, N. E., Jul 1 2011, In : Weather, Climate, and Society. 3, 3, p. 165-176 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Windstorms in the United States

Changnon, S. A., 2011, In : Natural Hazards. 59, 2, p. 1175--1187

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2012

A comparison of data quality control protocols for atmospheric mercury speciation measurements

Steffen, A., Scherz, T., Olson, M., Gay, D. A. & Blanchard, P., Mar 1 2012, In : Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 14, 3, p. 752-765 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A distributed cotton growth model developed from GOSSYM and its parameter determination

Liang, X-Z., Xu, M., Gao, W., Reddy, K. R., Kunkel, K. E., Schmoldt, D. L. & Samel, A. N., 2012, In : Agronomy Journal. 104, 3, p. 661--674

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A Hybrid Framework for Improving Recharge and Discharge Estimation for a Three-Dimensional Groundwater Flow Model

Meyer, S. C., Lin, Y-F. & Roadcap, G. S., May 1 2012, In : Ground Water. 50, 3, p. 457-463 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Assessment of modeled mercury dry deposition over the Great Lakes region

Zhang, L., Blanchard, P., Johnson, D., Dastoor, A., Ryzhkov, A., Lin, C. J., Vijayaraghavan, K., Gay, D., Holsen, T. M., Huang, J., Graydon, J. A., St. Louis, V. L., Castro, M. S., Miller, E. K., Marsik, F., Lu, J., Poissant, L., Pilote, M. & Zhang, K. M., Feb 2012, In : Environmental Pollution. 161, p. 272-283 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

A survey of community water systems capacity and sustainability

Wilson, S. D., Mcauley, J., Vanderpool, W. & Gasteyer, S., Dec 31 2012, American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exposition 2012, ACE 2012. p. 4150-4161 12 p. (American Water Works Association Annual Conference and Exposition 2012, ACE 2012).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

A user-friendly method for accessing climate data in the Central US

Timlin, M. S., 2012.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther