Research Output

2004

Evaluating the regional value of streamgage data in Illinois using a new entropy-based approach

Markus, M. & Knapp, V., Dec 1 2004, Bridging the Gap: Meeting the World's Water and Environmental Resources Challenges - Proceedings of the World Water and Environmental Resources Congress 2001. (Bridging the Gap: Meeting the World's Water and Environmental Resources Challenges - Proceedings of the World Water and Environmental Resources Congress 2001; vol. 111).

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

Evaluation of potential removal and beneficial use of Illinois River sediment

Marlin, J. C. & Demissie, M., Dec 1 2004, Joint Conference on Water Resource Engineering and Water Resources Planning and Management 2000: Building Partnerships. (Joint Conference on Water Resource Engineering and Water Resources Planning and Management 2000: Building Partnerships; vol. 104).

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

Field observations of the influence of pack ice cover on surface heat fluxes

Kristovich, D. A., Laird, N. F. & Gerbush, M. R., Dec 1 2004, p. 579-582. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Hydrodynamic modeling of the Peoria Lake: Largest bottomland lake on the Illinois River

Bhowmik, N. G., Xia, R., Parmar, P. & Demissie, M., Dec 1 2004, Joint Conference on Water Resource Engineering and Water Resources Planning and Management 2000: Building Partnerships. (Joint Conference on Water Resource Engineering and Water Resources Planning and Management 2000: Building Partnerships; vol. 104).

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

Hydrology and hydraulics of the Illinois River

Demissie, M. & Knapp, V., Dec 1 2004, Joint Conference on Water Resource Engineering and Water Resources Planning and Management 2000: Building Partnerships. (Joint Conference on Water Resource Engineering and Water Resources Planning and Management 2000: Building Partnerships; vol. 104).

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

Impacts of boundary condition on unsteady flow modeling in using the UNET model

Lian, Y. & Demissie, M., Dec 1 2004, Proceedings of the 2004 World Water and Environmetal Resources Congress: Critical Transitions in Water and Environmental Resources Management. Sehlke, G., Hayes, D. F. & Stevens, D. K. (eds.). p. 2628-2637 10 p. (Proceedings of the 2004 World Water and Environmetal Resources Congress: Critical Transitions in Water and Environmetal Resources Management).

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

Influences of upwind lakes on the wintertime lake-effect boundary layer

Hjelmfelt, M. R., Capehart, W. J., Rodriguez, Y., Kristovich, D. A. R. & Hoevet, R. B., Dec 1 2004, p. 649-655. 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Interactions of the winter lake-effected boundary layer with synoptic systems

Dreher, J., Fitzpatrick, K., Hjelmfelt, M. R., Capehart, W. J., Kristovich, D. A. & Schroeder, J., Dec 1 2004, p. 567-577. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Mesoscale vortices embedded within a lake-effect shoreline band

Grim, J. A., Laird, N. F. & Kristovich, D. A. R., Sep 1 2004, In : Monthly Weather Review. 132, 9, p. 2269-2274 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Modeling the complex hydrology and hydraulics of the lower cache river

Demissie, M., Knapp, V. & Parmar, P. S., Dec 1 2004, Proceedings of the 2004 World Water and Environmetal Resources Congress: Critical Transitions in Water and Environmental Resources Management. Sehlke, G., Hayes, D. F. & Stevens, D. K. (eds.). p. 1558-1567 10 p. (Proceedings of the 2004 World Water and Environmetal Resources Congress: Critical Transitions in Water and Environmetal Resources Management).

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

Nitrate and herbicide loading in two groundwater basins of Illinois' sinkhole plain

Panno, S. V. & Kelly, W. R., May 25 2004, In : Journal of Hydrology. 290, 3-4, p. 229-242 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Numerically simulated interactions between a precipitating synoptic system and lake-effect snowbands over lake Michigan

Fitzpatrick, K. L., Hjelmfelt, M. R., Capehart, W. J. & Kristovich, D. A., Jun 1 2004, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. p. 2719-2723 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Observations of the Diurnal evolution of lake-effect precipitation occurrence

Kristovich, D. A. & Spinar, M. L., Jun 1 2004, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. p. 4937-4939 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Organic vapor recovery and energy efficiency during electric regeneration of an activated carbon fiber cloth adsorber

Dombrowski, K. D., Lehmann, C. M. B., Sullivan, P. D., Ramirez, D., Rood, M. J. & Hay, K. J., Mar 1 2004, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 130, 3, p. 268-275 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic Vapor Recovery and Energy Efficiency During Electric Regeneration of an Activated Carbon Fiber Cloth Adsorber.

Lehmann, C. M., Sullivan, P. D., Asce, M., Rood, M. J., Asce, A. M., Hay, K. J., Ramirez, D. & Dombrowski, K. D., 2004, Ft, Belvoir: Defense Technical Information Center.

Research output: Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook

Relationship between normalized corn yields and monthly rainfall for the midwestern United States

Westcott, N., Hollinger, S. E. & Kunkel, K. E., Jun 1 2004, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. p. 4855-4859 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Sedimentation issues of the Fox Chain of Lakes

Bhowmik, N. G. & Demissie, M., Dec 1 2004, Bridging the Gap: Meeting the World's Water and Environmental Resources Challenges - Proceedings of the World Water and Environmental Resources Congress 2001. (Bridging the Gap: Meeting the World's Water and Environmental Resources Challenges - Proceedings of the World Water and Environmental Resources Congress 2001; vol. 111).

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

Synoptic conditions associated with dense fog in the midwest

Westcott, N., Jun 1 2004, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. p. 5131-5136 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

The impact of twenty-first century climate change on wildland fire danger in the western united states: An applications perspective

Brown, T. J., Hall, B. L. & Westerling, A. L., Jan 1 2004, In : Climatic Change. 62, 1-3, p. 365-388 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

The influence of lake Michigan on a wintertime cold front

Dreher, J. G., Hjelmfelt, M. R., Capehart, W. & Kristovich, D. A., Jun 1 2004, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. p. 2573-2584 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

The Sediment Budget of the Illinois River

Demissie, M., Xia, R., Keefer, L. L. & Bhowmik, N. G., 2004, Illinois State Water Survey. (Contract Report)

Research output: Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook

Open Access

Utilizing idealized mesoscale model simulations to aid the prediction of lake-effect snowstorms

Laird, N. F. & Kristovich, D. A., Jun 1 2004, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. p. 2251-2257 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Watershed based management of the Kankakee River

Bhowmik, N. G., Demissie, M., Mick, J. & White, B., Dec 1 2004, Watershed Management and Operations Management 2000. (Watershed Management and Operations Management 2000; vol. 105).

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

2003

Comparison of risk calculation methods for a culvert

Lian, Y. & Yen, B. C., Feb 1 2003, In : Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 129, 2, p. 140-152 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Convective evolution across Lake Michigan during a widespread lake-effect snow event

Kristovich, D. A. R., Laird, N. F. & Hjelmfelt, M. R., Apr 1 2003, In : Monthly Weather Review. 131, 4, p. 643-655 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Entropy and generalized least square methods in assessment of the regional value of streamgages

Markus, M., Vernon Knapp, H. & Tasker, G. D., Dec 10 2003, In : Journal of Hydrology. 283, 1-4, p. 107-121 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrostratigraphic modeling of a complex, glacial-drift aquifer system for importation into MODFLOW

Herzog, B. L., Larson, D. R., Abert, C. C., Wilson, S. D. & Roadcap, G. S., Jan 1 2003, In : Ground Water. 41, 1, p. 57-65 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Idealized model simulations examining the mesoscale structure of winter lake-effect circulations

Laird, N. F., Kristovich-, D. A. R. & Walsh, J. E., Jan 2003, In : Monthly Weather Review. 131, 1, p. 206-221 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Microorganisms Live in Extremely Alkaline Habitat

Roadcap, G. S., Dec 1 2003, In : Industrial Bioprocessing. 25, 12, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Model simulations examining the relationship of lake-effect morphology to lake shape, wind direction, and wind speed

Laird, N. F., Walsh, J. E. & Kristovich, D. A. R., Sep 1 2003, In : Monthly Weather Review. 131, 9, p. 2102-2111 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optimal Spillway Dimensions for Flood Stage Reduction in the Lower Illinois River with the UNET Model

Lian, Y., Demissie, M., Choi, H. I. & Blanco, A., Dec 1 2003, World Water and Environmental Resources Congress. Bizier, P. & DeBarry, P. (eds.). p. 225-234 10 p. (World Water and Environmental Resources Congress).

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

Snow rollers in Illinois

Angel, J. R., Mar 1 2003, In : Bulletin of the Illinois Geographical Society. 45, 1, p. 31-33 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Subsurface movement of zinc from contaminated dredge spoils at a periodically flooded site

Kelly, W. R., Wehrmann, H. A., Holm, T. R., Talbott, J. L. & Skowron, L. M., Dec 1 2003, In : Environmental Geology. 45, 1, p. 23-34 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Uncertainty of estimates of groundwater yield for the Cambrian-Ordovician Aquifer in northeastern Illinois

Walker, D. D., Meyer, S. & Winstanley, D., Nov 24 2003, Groundwater Quality Modeling and Management Under Uncertinity. Mishra, S. & Mishra, S. (eds.). p. 273-283 11 p. (Groundwater Quality Modeling and Management Under Uncertinity).

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

Uncertainty of weekly nitrate-nitrogen forecasts using artificial neural networks

Markus, M., Tsai, C. W. S. & Demissie, M., Mar 1 2003, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 129, 3, p. 267-274 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2002

AGNPS-based assessment of the impact of BMPs on nitrate-nitrogen discharging into an Illinois water supply lake

Borah, D. K., Demissie, M. & Keefer, L. L., Jun 2002, In : Water International. 27, 2, p. 255-265 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Assessment of potential effects of climate change on heavy lake-effect snowstorms near Lake Erie

Kunkel, K. E., Westcott, N. E. & Kristovich, D. A. R., Jan 1 2002, In : Journal of Great Lakes Research. 28, 4, p. 521-536 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Effect of flood-induced chemical load on filtrate quality at bank filtration sites

Ray, C., Soong, T. W., Lian, Y. Q. & Roadcap, G. S., Sep 15 2002, In : Journal of Hydrology. 266, 3-4, p. 235-258 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Heavy rainstorms in Chicago: Increasing frequency, altered impacts, and future implications

Changnon, S. A. & Westcott, N. E., Oct 2002, In : Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 38, 5, p. 1467-1475 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The drought monitor

Svoboda, M., LeComte, D., Hayes, M., Heim, R., Gleason, K., Angel, J., Rippey, B., Tinker, R., Palecki, M., Stooksbury, D., Miskus, D. & Stephens, S., Aug 2002, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 83, 8, p. 1181-1190 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Uncertainty of nitrate-N load computations for agricultural watersheds

Guo, Y., Markus, M. & Demissie, M., Oct 1 2002, In : Water Resources Research. 38, 10, p. 3-1-3-12

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Willingness to pay for flood and ecological risk reduction in an urban watershed

Clark, D. E., Novotny, V., Griffin, R., Booth, D., Bartošová, A., Daun, M. C. & Hutchinson, M., Jan 1 2002, In : Water Science and Technology. 45, 9, p. 235-242 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2001

Atmospheric motion systems that influence the redistribution and accumulation of insects on the beaches of the great lakes in North America

Isard, S. A., Kristovich, D. A., Gage, S. H., Jones, C. J. & Laird, N. F., Dec 1 2001, In : Aerobiologia. 17, 4, p. 275-291 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Determination of the sources of nitrate contamination in karst springs using isotopic and chemical indicators

Panno, S. V., Hackley, K. C., Hwang, H. H. & Kelly, W. R., Aug 31 2001, In : Chemical Geology. 179, 1-4, p. 113-128 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Integrated management of the Illinois River with an emphasis on the ecosystem

Bhowmik, N. G., Demissie, M., Marlin, J. C. & Mick, J., Dec 1 2001, In : IAHS-AISH Publication. 272, p. 365-372 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lake Michigan Lake Breezes: Climatology, local forcing, and Synoptic environment

Laird, N. F., Kristovich, D. A. R., Liang, X. Z., Arritt, R. W. & Labas, K., Mar 2001, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology. 40, 3, p. 409-424 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Synthetic dual-doppler analysis of a winter mesoscale vortex

Laird, N. F., Miller, L. J. & Kristovich, D. A., Feb 1 2001, In : Monthly Weather Review. 129, 2, p. 329-331 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Illinois Rivers Decision Support System

Demissie, M. & Tidrick, M., Dec 1 2001, Proceedings of the 2001 Wetlands Engineering and River Restoration Conference. Hayes, D. F. & Hayes, D. F. (eds.). p. 107-117 11 p. (Proceedings of the 2001 Wetlands Engineering and River Restoration Conference).

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

2000

A new minimum temperature record for illinois

Angel, J., Ousley, B. & Schmidlin, T. W., Dec 1 2000, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 81, 4, p. 824-825 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey