Research Output 1976 2020

2010

Regional climate model projections and uncertainties of U.S. summer heat waves

Kunkel, K. E., Liang, X-Z. & Zhu, J., 2010, In : Journal of Climate. 23, 16, p. 4447--4458

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regional climate
climate modeling
summer
general circulation model
temperature

Strategic environmental assessment for dam planning: a case study of South Korea's experience

Song, Y-I., Park, D., Shin, G., Kim, C. & Grigg, N. S., 2010, In : Water International. 35, 4, p. 397--408

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

strategic environmental assessment
dam construction
dam
paradigm shift
planning process

The Illinois Soil Moisture Under Sod experiment

Scott, R. W., Krug, E. C. & Burch, S. L., 2010, In : Journal of Hydrometeorology. 11, 3, p. 683--704

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil moisture
experiment
soil
bulk density
water table

The response of Great Lakes water levels to future climate scenarios with an emphasis on Lake Michigan-Huron

Angel, J. R. & Kunkel, K. E., Jan 1 2010, In : Journal of Great Lakes Research. 36, SUPPL. 2, p. 51-58 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lake Michigan
Great Lakes
lake water
lake level
surface water level

Toward regional climate services: the role of NOAA's regional climate centers

DeGaetano, A. T., Brown, T. J., Hilberg, S. D., Redmond, K., Robbins, K., Robinson, P., Shulski, M. & McGuirk, M., 2010, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 91, 12, p. 1633--1644

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

regional climate
climate
services
climate variation
climate effect

Trend analysis: are storms getting worse?

Changnon, S. A., 2010, In : Weatherwise. 63, 2, p. 38--43

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

trend analysis
insurance industry
severe weather
damage
loss

Using chloride and other ions to trace sewage and road salt in the Illinois Waterway

Kelly, W. R., Panno, S. V., Hackley, K. C., Hwang, H. H., Martinsek, A. T. & Markus, M., May 1 2010, In : Applied Geochemistry. 25, 5, p. 661-673 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sewage
Chlorides
sewage
Salts
chloride

Watershed modeling to assessing impacts of potential climate change on water supply availability

Bekele, E. G. & Knapp, H. V., 2010, In : Water Resources Management. 24, 13, p. 3299--3320

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Watersheds
Water supply
Climate change
water supply
Availability

Watershed Modeling to Assessing Impacts of Potential Climate Change on Water Supply Availability

Bekele, E. G. & Knapp, V., Mar 8 2010, In : Water Resources Management. 24, 13, p. 3299-3320 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Watersheds
Water supply
Climate change
water supply
Availability

Waukegan River Illinois national nonpoint source monitoring program project

White, W. P., Beardsley, J. & Tomkins, S., 2010, In : National Water Quality Extension Program NOTES. 133, p. 12 pp.--12 pp.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

WRF-chem simulation of east Asian air quality: sensitivity to temporal and vertical emissions distributions

Wang, X., Liang, X-Z., Jiang, W., Tao, Z., Wang, J. X. L., Liu, H., Han, Z., Liu, S., Zhang, Y., Grell, G. A. & Peckham, S. E., 2010, In : Atmospheric Environment. 44, 5, p. 660--690

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air quality
simulation
spacing
distribution
prediction
2009

A climatology and case study of continental cold season dense fog associated with low clouds

Westcott, N. & Kristovich, D. A., Nov 1 2009, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 48, 11, p. 2201-2214 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fog
climatology
cooling
low pressure system
cold

A new look at lake-effect snowfall trends in the Laurentian Great Lakes using a temporally homogeneous data set

Kunkel, K. E., Ensor, L., Palecki, M. A., Easterling, D., Robinson, D., Hubbard, K. G. & Redmond, K., 2009, In : Journal of Great Lakes Research. 35, 1, p. 23--29

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lake
effect
trend
moisture flux
trend analysis

Bacteria contamination of groundwater in a mixed land-use karst region

Kelly, W. R., Panno, S. V., Hackley, K. C., Martinsek, A. T., Krapac, I. G., Weibel, C. P. & Storment, E. C., 2009, In : Water Quality, Exposure and Health. 1, 2, p. 69--78

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
Enterobacteriaceae
Waste Water
Land use
Caves

Characteristics of severe Atlantic hurricanes in the United States: 1949-2006

Changnon, S. A., 2009, In : Natural Hazards. 48, 3, p. 329--337

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hurricane
loss
climate
global warming
vulnerability

China summer precipitation simulations using an optimal ensemble of cumulus schemes

Liu, S., Gao, W., Xu, M., Wang, X. & Liang, X-Z., 2009, In : Frontiers of Earth Science in China. 3, 2, p. 248--57

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cumulus
parameterization
river basin
complementarity
summer

Differences in multi-sensor and rain-guage precipitation amounts

Westcott, N., Nov 3 2009, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers: Water Management. 162, 2, p. 73-81 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gauge
sensor
weather
hydrology
spatial resolution

Fate and transport of antibiotic residues and antibiotic resistance genes following land application of manure waste

Chee-Sanford, J. C., Mackie, R. I., Koike, S., Krapac, I. G., Lin, Y-F. F., Yannarell, A. C., Maxwell, S. & Aminov, R. I., 2009, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 38, 3, p. 1086--1108

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

antibiotic resistance
Manures
Antibiotics
antibiotics
manure

Field application of processed manure upon water quality and crop productivity

Walker, P., Kelly, W., Smiciklas, K. & Kelley, T., Aug 20 2009, In : Journal of Agronomy. 8, 2, p. 49-59 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

animal manures
mineral fertilizers
water quality
nitrogen fertilizers
liquids

Flash floods in Illinois

Changnon, S. A. & Osman, P., 2009, In : Outdoor Illinois. 17, 7, p. 14--16

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

How spatially coherent and statistically robust are temporal changes in extreme precipitation in the contiguous USA?

Pryor, S. C., Howe, J. A. & Kunkel, K. E., 2009, In : International Journal of Climatology. 29, 1, p. 31--45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

bootstrapping
trend
autocorrelation
climate
station

Identifying and quantifying Phakopsora pachyrhizi spores in rain

Barnes, C. W., Szabo, L. J. & Bowersox, V. C., 2009, In : Phytopathology. 99, 4, p. 328--338

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Phakopsora pachyrhizi
spores
rain
sampling
genotype

Impacts of the 2008 floods on railroads in Illinois and adjacent states

Changnon, S. A., 2009, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 102, 3-4, p. 181--190

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

train
wreck
damage
dam
summer

Impacts of urbanization and climate variability on floods in northeastern Illinois

Hejazi, M. I. & Markus, M., 2009, In : Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 14, 6, p. 606--616

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urbanization
climate
rainfall
watershed
design flood

Impacts of urbanization and climate variability on floods in Northeastern Illinois

Hejazi, M. I. & Markus, M., Jun 8 2009, In : Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 14, 6, p. 606-616 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

urbanization
climate
Rain
Watersheds
rainfall

Increasing major hail losses in the U.S.

Changnon, S. A., 2009, In : Climatic Change. 96, 1-2, p. 161--166

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hail
urban society
supercell
air mass
metropolitan area

Modeling the hydrology and hydraulics of the cache river system

Demissie, M., Keefer, L. L., Lian, Y., Yue, F. & Bekele, E., 2009, Proceedings of World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2009 - World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2009: Great Rivers. Vol. 342. p. 6010-6019 10 p.

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

river system
hydrology
hydraulics
river
modeling

Predicting the risk of soybean rust in Minnesota based on an integrated atmospheric model

Tao, Z., Malvick, D., Claybrooke, R., Floyd, C., Bernacchi, C. J., Spoden, G., Kurle, J., Gay, D., Bowersox, V. & Krupa, S., Dec 1 2009, In : International Journal of Biometeorology. 53, 6, p. 509-521 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rust disease
Spores
Soybeans
soybean
spore

Simulation of a Process to Capture CO2 From IGCC Syngas Using a High Temperature PBI Membrane

Krishnan, G., Steele, D., O'Brien, K., Callahan, R., Berchtold, K. & Figueroa, J., Feb 1 2009, In : Energy Procedia. 1, 1, p. 4079-4088 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Gasification
Membranes
Gas fuels
Temperature
Carbon dioxide

Stormy weather

Changnon, S. A., 2009, In : Illinois Issues. 35, 3, p. 30--32

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporal and spatial distributions of wind storm damages in the United States

Changnon, S. A., 2009, In : Climatic Change. 94, 3-4, p. 473--482

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

storm damage
temporal distribution
spatial distribution
coast
severe weather

Tornadoes in Illinois

Changnon, S. A., 2009, In : Outdoor Illinois. 17, 5, p. 17--19

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tornadoes

Tornado losses in the United states

Changnon, S. A., 2009, In : Natural Hazards Review. 10, 4, p. 145--150

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tornadoes
tornado
natural disaster
damages
trend

Towards a pilot-scale membrane system for pre-combustion CO2 separation

O'Brien, K. C., Krishnan, G., Berchtold, K. A., Blum, S., Callahan, R., Johnson, W., Roberts, D. L., Steele, D., Byard, D. & Figueroa, J., Feb 1 2009, In : Energy Procedia. 1, 1, p. 287-294 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Membranes
Fibers
Industry
Carbon dioxide
Electricity

Trends in twentieth-century U.S. snowfall using a quality-controlled dataset

Kunkel, K. E., Palecki, M. A., Ensor, L., Hubbard, K. G., Robinson, D., Redmond, K. & Easterling, D., 2009, In : Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology. 26, 1, p. 33--44

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

twentieth century
snow
lake
atmospheric circulation
river basin

Trends in twentieth-century US extreme snowfall seasons

Kunkel, K. E., Palecki, M. A., Ensor, L., Easterling, D., Hubbard, K. G., Robinson, D. & Redmond, K., 2009, In : Journal of Climate. 22, 23, p. 6204--6216

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

twentieth century
La Nina
El Nino
El Nino-Southern Oscillation
temperature

Two record long tornadoes in Illinois and their major impacts

Changnon, S. A., 2009, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 102, 3-4, p. 175--180

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tornado
natural disaster
damage

Watershed assessment

White, W. P., Phillips, A. C. & Devotta, D., 2009, In : Outdoor Illinois. 17, 3

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

watershed
river
tributary

Wet deposition of mercury in the U.S. and Canada, 1996-2005: Results and analysis of the NADP mercury deposition network (MDN)

Prestbo, E. M. & Gay, D. A., Sep 1 2009, In : Atmospheric Environment. 43, 27, p. 4223-4233 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wet deposition
analysis
mercury
winter
biogeochemical cycle
2008

Analysis of temperature structure for persistent disasterous freezing rain and snow over southern China in early 2008

Mingjian, Z., Weisong, L., Xinzhong, L., Haiying, W., Meijuan, P. & Dongping, Y., 2008, In : Acta Meteorologica Sinica. 66, 6, p. 1043--52

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

freezing
snow
inversion layer
temperature
troposphere

Arsenic removal at Illinois iron removal plants

Holm, T. R., Kelly, W. R., Wilson, S. D. & Talbott, J. L., 2008, In : Journal / American Water Works Association. 100, 9, p. 139--158

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
arsenic
iron
Iron
oxide

Case study: Application of the HEC-6 model for the main stem of the Kankakee River in Illinois

Bhowmik, N. G., Christina, T., Parmar, P. & Demissie, M., Apr 1 2008, In : Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 134, 4, p. 355-366 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

study application
Rivers
stem
engineering
Sediments

Case study: Application of the HEC-6 model for the main stem of the Kankakee River in Illinois

Bhowmik, N. G., Christina, T., Parmar, P. S. & Demissie, M., 2008, In : Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 134, 4, p. 355--366

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

study application
Rivers
stem
engineering
Sediments

Climate warming and 21st-century drought in southwestern North America

MacDonald, G. M., Stahle, D. W., Villanueva Diaz, J., Beer, N., Busby, S. J., Cerano-Paredes, J., Cole, J. E., Cook, E. R., End-Field, G., Gutierrez-Garcia, G., Hall, B., Magana, V., Meko, D. M., Méndez-Pérez, M., Sauchyn, D. J., Watson, E. & Woodhouse, C. A., Feb 26 2008, In : Eos. 89, 9, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Comparison of gage and multi-sensor precipitation estimates over a range of spatial and temporal scales in the Midwestern United States

Westcott, N., Knapp, V. & Hilberg, S. D., Mar 30 2008, In : Journal of Hydrology. 351, 1-2, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

gauge
sensor
comparison
radar
weather

Dependence of land surface albedo on solar zenith angle: observations and model parameterization

Yang, F., Mitchell, K., Hou, Y. -T., Dai, Y., Zeng, X., Wang, Z. & Liang, X-Z., 2008, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 47, 11, p. 2963--2982

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

zenith angle
albedo
land surface
parameterization
MODIS

Do CGCMs simulated the North American monsoon precipitation seasonal-interannual variability

Liang, X-Z., Zhu, J., Kunkel, K. E., Ting, M. & Wang, J. X. L., 2008, In : Journal of Climate. 21, 17, p. 4424--4448

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

general circulation model
monsoon
atmosphere
ocean
anomaly
atmospheric gas
trace gas
waste management
agriculture
air

Fire ignitions related to radar reflectivity patterns in Arizona and New Mexico

Hall, B. L., Jul 1 2008, In : International Journal of Wildland Fire. 17, 3, p. 317-327 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

radar
reflectivity
lightning
wildfires
wildfire

Hydrologic modeling of the Fox River watershed: Model development, calibration and validation

Bekele, E. G. & Knapp, H. V., 2008, World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2008: Ahupua'a - Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2008. Vol. 316.

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

Watersheds
Rivers
Calibration
watershed
calibration