Research Output 1976 2020

2008

Illinois river CREP: Sediment and nutrient delivery assessment

Demissie, M., Slowikowski, J. A., Keefer, L. L. & Stevenson, K., Dec 1 2008, World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2008: Ahupua'a - Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 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

Nutrients
Conservation
Sediments
Rivers
nutrient

Impacts of long-range transport of global pollutants and precursor gases on U.S. air quality under future climatic conditions

Huang, H. C., Lin, J., Tao, Z., Choi, H., Patten, K., Kunkel, K., Xu, M., Zhu, J., Liang, X. Z., Williams, A., Caughey, M., Wuebbles, D. J. & Wang, J., Oct 16 2008, In : Journal of Geophysical Research Atmospheres. 113, 19, D19307.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

air quality
Ozone
long range transport
Air quality
ozone

Integrated hydrologic and hydraulic modeling for the restoration of the Calumet marshes in the Great Lakes area

Lian, Y., Hejazi, M., Roadcap, G. S. & Cai, X., 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

Restoration
Lakes
marsh
Hydraulics
hydraulics

Lake Pittsfield Illinois National Monitoring Program project

White, W. P., Beardsley, J., Devotta, D. & Tomkins, S., 2008, In : National Water Quality Extension Program NOTES. 129, p. 12 pp.--12 pp.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lake-to-lake cloud bands: Frequencies and locations

Rodriguez, Y., Kristovich, D. A. R. & Hjelmfelt, M. R., 2008, In : Monthly Weather Review. 135, 12, p. 4202û4213

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lake
snowstorm
satellite imagery
convection
atmosphere

Long-term trends in chloride concentrations in shallow aquifers near Chicago

Kelly, W. R., Sep 1 2008, In : Ground Water. 46, 5, p. 772-781 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aquifers
Water quality
chloride
aquifer
Groundwater

Losses from sleet storms in the United States

Changnon, S. A., 2008, In : Natural Hazards. 47, 3, p. 465--470

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

temporal distribution
loss
damage
winter
catastrophe

Making groundwater recharge and discharge estimate maps in one day: an ArcGIS 9.2 application for water resources research

Lin, Y-F. F., Wang, J. & Valocchi, J., 2008, In : ArcUser. 11, 1, p. 32--35

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

recharge
water resource
groundwater
technology policy
health policy

Mesoscale boundary layer and heat flux variations over pack ice-covered Lake Erie

Gerbush, M. R., Kristovich, D. A. R. & Laird, N. F., Dec 22 2008, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 47, 2, p. 668-682 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ice lake
pack ice
heat flux
boundary layer
lake

Radium And Barium In The Ironton-Galesville Bedrock Aquifer In Northeastern Illinois

Kelly, W. R., 2008, Champaign, Ill. 36 p. (ISWS Contract Report ; vol. ISWS CR-2008-03)

Research output: Book/ReportTechnical report

radium
barium
bedrock
aquifer
well

Record hail loss in Illinois and adjacent states

Changnon, S. A., 2008, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 101, 3-4, p. 201--204

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hail
storm damage
supercell
thunderstorm
air mass

Record heavy rains in August 2007: cause, magnitude, and impacts

Angel, J. R. & Changnon, S. A., 2008, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 101, 3-4, p. 187--199

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rainfall
loss
rain
weather
crop

Regional climate models downscaling analysis of general circulation models present climate biases propagation into future change projections

Liang, X-Z., Kunkel, K. E., Meehl, G. A., Jones, R. G. & Wang, J. X. L., 2008, In : Geophysical Research Letters. 35, 8, p. 8709

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate models
downscaling
regional climate
climate
general circulation model

Sensitivity of surface ozone simulation to cumulus parameterization

Tao, Z., Williams, A., Huang, H-C., Caughey, M. & Liang, X-Z., 2008, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 47, 5, p. 1456--1466

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cumulus
parameterization
ozone
volatile organic compound
simulation

Some considerations in applying background concentrations to ground water studies

Kelly, W. R. & Panno, S. V., 2008, In : Ground Water. 46, 6, p. 790--792

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Groundwater
Geochemistry
groundwater
anthropogenic source
Geology

Some considerations in applying background concentrations to ground water studies

Kelly, W. R. & Panno, S. V., Nov 1 2008, In : Ground Water. 46, 6, p. 790-792 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Chemical Water Pollutants
Geography
Environmental Health
Water Supply
Environmental Monitoring

Sources and fate of nitrate in the Illinois River Basin, Illinois

Panno, S. V., Kelly, W. R., Hackley, K. C., Hwang, H. H. & Martinsek, A. T., Sep 15 2008, In : Journal of Hydrology. 359, 1-2, p. 174-188 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Illinois River
tiles
river basin
nitrates
denitrification

The development of knowledge about the climate of Illinois

Changnon, S. A., 2008, In : Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science. 101, 3-4, p. 205--216

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

climate
weather station
agriculture
global warming
spatial variation

Uncertainties in the current knowledge of some atmospheric trace gases associated with U.S. agriculture: A review

Krupa, S., Booker, F., Bowersox, V., Lehmann, C. T. & Grantz, D., Aug 2008, In : Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association. 58, 8, p. 986-993 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

atmospheric gas
trace gas
agriculture
crop
atmospheric deposition
2007

Arsenic occurrence in non-transient non-community water systems in the upper midwest

Wilson, S. & Brown, K., Dec 1 2007, American Water Works Association - AWWA Annual Conference and Exposition, ACE 2007. (American Water Works Association - AWWA Annual Conference and Exposition, ACE 2007).

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

arsenic
water

Changing estimates of design precipitation in Northeastern Illinois: Comparison between different sources and sensitivity analysis

Markus, M., Angel, J. R., Yang, L. & Hejazi, M. I., Dec 15 2007, In : Journal of Hydrology. 347, 1-2, p. 211-222 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sensitivity analysis
rain
rainfall
atlas
flood frequency

Chemical and bacterial quality of aeration-type waste water treatment system discharge

Panno, S. V., Kelly, W. R., Hackley, K. C. & Weibel, C. P., Mar 1 2007, In : Ground Water Monitoring and Remediation. 27, 2, p. 71-76 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Water aeration
Water treatment
aeration
Wastewater
Groundwater

Comparison of flow and sediment modeling using SWAT and HSPF for watersheds in the Illinois River basin

Lian, Y., Demissie, M., Xie, H., Singh, J. & Vernon Knapp, H., Dec 1 2007, Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress. (Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress).

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

Watersheds
Catchments
Sediments
river basin
Rivers

Comparison of gage vs multi-sensor (radar plus gage) precipitation estimates for midwestern United States counties

Westcott, N. E. & Vernon Knapp, H., Dec 1 2007, Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress. (Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress).

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

Gages
gauge
Radar
radar
sensor

Comparison of non-parametric methods for assessing trends in mercury wet deposition

Lehmann, C., Gay, D. & Nilles, M., Jan 1 2007, 100th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Air and Waste Management Association 2007, ACE 2007. Air and Waste Management Association, p. 4018-4022 5 p. (100th Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Air and Waste Management Association 2007, ACE 2007; vol. 6).

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

wet deposition
comparison
method
mercury
trend

Comparison of weather data from the Remote Automated Weather Station network and the North American Regional Reanalysis

Hall, B. L. & Brown, T. J., Dec 1 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

weather station
Fires
weather
fire management
Precipitation (meteorology)

Coupling of hydrologic and hydraulic models for the Illinois River Basin

Lian, Y., Chan, I. C., Singh, J., Demissie, M., Knapp, V. & Xie, H., Oct 15 2007, In : Journal of Hydrology. 344, 3-4, p. 210-222 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

river basin
hydraulics
simulation
peak flow
routing

Documentation of uncertainties and biases associated with surface temperature measurement sites for climate change assessment

Pielke, R., Nielsen-Gammon, J., Davey, C., Angel, J., Bliss, O., Doesken, N., Cai, M., Fall, S., Niyogi, D., Gallo, K., Hale, R., Hubbard, K. G., Lin, X., Li, H. & Raman, S., Jun 1 2007, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 88, 6, p. 913-928 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

surface temperature
climate change
mathematics
land use change
documentation

Effective discharge computations for an intensively monitored Illinois stream

Crowder, D. W. & Keefer, L. L., Dec 1 2007, Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress. (Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress).

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

recurrence interval
Watersheds
watershed
method

Energy balance measurements and a simple model for estimating pecan water use efficiency

Wang, J., Miller, D. R., Sammis, T. W., Gutschick, V. P., Simmons, L. J. & Andales, A. A., Jul 16 2007, In : Agricultural Water Management. 91, 1-3, p. 92-101 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pecans
water use efficiency
energy balance
dry matter
nut

Estimated variability of National Atmospheric Deposition Program/Mercury Deposition Network measurements using collocated samplers

Wetherbee, G. A., Gay, D. A., Brunette, R. C. & Sweet, C. W., Aug 1 2007, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 131, 1-3, p. 49-69 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

atmospheric deposition
sampler
wet deposition
mercury
programme

Hydrologic applications of MRAN algorithm

Amenu, G. G., Markus, M., Kumar, P. & Demissie, M., Jan 1 2007, In : Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 12, 1, p. 124-129 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

resource allocation
Resource allocation
back propagation
Backpropagation
signal processing

Improving hydrologic model performance by using the UNET model: A case study for the Illinois River Basin

Lian, Y., Xie, H., Demissie, M. & Knapp, H. V., Dec 1 2007, Examining the Confluence of Environmental and Water Concerns - Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2006. 215. (Examining the Confluence of Environmental and Water Concerns - Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2006).

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

river basin
soil water
routing
river
backwater

Lake-to-lake cloud bands: Frequencies and locations

Rodriguez, Y., Kristovich, D. A. & Hjelmfelft, M. R., Dec 1 2007, In : Monthly Weather Review. 135, 12, p. 4202-4213 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lake
snowstorm
satellite imagery
convection
atmosphere
atmospheric deposition
ammonium
trend analysis
sulfate
Monitoring

Monitoring long-term trends in sulfate and ammonium in US precipitation: Results from the National Atmospheric Deposition Program/National Trends Network

Lehmann, C. MB., Bowersox, V. C., Larson, R. S. & Larson, S. M., Dec 1 2007, Acid Rain - Deposition to Recovery. Springer Netherlands, p. 59-66 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

atmospheric deposition
ammonium
trend analysis
sulfate
monitoring

Multi-objective optimal control model for watershed management using SWAT and NSGA-II

Bekele, E. G. & Nicklow, J. W., Dec 1 2007, Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress. (Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress).

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

Watersheds
ecosystem service
Ecosystems
watershed
pollutant source

Multiscale interactions in a lake-effect snowstorm

Spinar, M. L. & Kristovich, D. A., Dec 1 2007.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

snowstorm
lake
effect

Precipitation associated with lightning-ignited wildfires in Arizona and New Mexico

Hall, B. L., May 10 2007, In : International Journal of Wildland Fire. 16, 2, p. 242-254 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lightning
wildfires
wildfire
fire season
cloud to ground lightning

Some aspects of dense fog in the Midwestern United States

Westcott, N., Jun 1 2007, In : Weather and Forecasting. 22, 3, p. 457-465 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fog
visibility
insolation

Stream classification system based on susceptibility to algal growth in response to nutrients

Lin, L. S., Markus, M. & Russell, A., Aug 9 2007, In : Journal of Environmental Engineering. 133, 7, p. 692-697 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nutrients
nutrient
Biomass
Eutrophication
Chlorophyll

The accuracy of sediment loads when log-transformation produces nonlinear sediment load-discharge relationships

Crowder, D. W., Demissie, M. & Markus, M., Apr 7 2007, In : Journal of Hydrology. 336, 3-4, p. 250-268 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

sediment
rating curve
calibration
sediment yield
geological survey

The importance of managing sedimentation in the Cache River Wetlands

Demissie, M., Keefer, L., Lian, Y. & Yue, F., Dec 1 2007, Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress. (Restoring Our Natural Habitat - Proceedings of the 2007 World Environmental and Water Resources Congress).

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

Wetlands
Sedimentation
Rivers
wetland
sedimentation

The use of hydrologic and ecological models to guide restoration efforts

Demissie, M., Lian, Y., White, D. & You, J. Y., Dec 1 2007, Examining the Confluence of Environmental and Water Concerns - Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2006. 197. (Examining the Confluence of Environmental and Water Concerns - Proceedings of the World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2006).

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

river
floodplain
levee
drainage
water level
2006

Arsenic distribution and speciation in the Mahomet and Glasford Aquifers, Illinois

Holm, T. R., Kelly, W. R., Wilson, S. D., Roadcap, G. S., Talbott, J. L. & Scott, J. S., Dec 1 2006, Advances in Arsenic Research - Integration of Experimental and Observational Studies and Implications for Mitigation. O'Day, P., Vlassopoulos, D., Meng, X. & Benning, L. (eds.). p. 148-160 13 p. (ACS Symposium Series; vol. 915).

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

Arsenic
Aquifers
Sulfates
Sulfide minerals
Geochemistry

Boundary layer and microphysical influences of natural cloud seeding on a lake-effect snowstorm

Schroeder, J. J., Kristovich, D. A. R. & Hjelmfelt, M. R., Jul 1 2006, In : Monthly Weather Review. 134, 7, p. 1842-1858 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cloud seeding
snowstorm
convective boundary layer
boundary layer
lake

Chapter channel: Assessing precipitation from trade-wind clouds

Spinar, M. & Westcott, N., Jun 1 2006, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 87, 6, p. 739-740 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

trade wind

Estimating background and threshold nitrate concentrations using probability graphs

Panno, S. V., Kelly, W. R., Martinsek, A. T. & Hackley, K. C., Sep 1 2006, In : Ground Water. 44, 5, p. 697-709 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Springs (water)
Nitrates
Fertilizers
Agriculture
nitrate

Evaluating the effectiveness of the Illinois River Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program in reducing sediment delivery

Demissie, M., Keefer, L. L., Slowikowski, J. A. & Stevenson, K., Sep 13 2006, In : IAHS-AISH Publication. 306, p. 295-303 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

river
sediment
sedimentation
baseline conditions
programme

Extremely alkaline (pH > 12) ground water hosts diverse microbial community

Roadcap, G. S., Sanford, R. A., Jin, Q., Pardinas, J. R. & Bethke, C. M., Jul 1 2006, In : Ground Water. 44, 4, p. 511-517 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

slag
Slags
Groundwater
microbial community
Bacteria