Research Output 1976 2020

2006

Inside severe weather warning operations

Westcott, N., Sep 2006, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 87, 9, p. 1176-1179 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

severe weather
weather
literature review
education
services

Isotopic evidence of nitrate sources and denitrification in the Mississippi River, Illinois

Panno, S. V., Hackley, K. C., Kelly, W. R. & Hwang, H. H., Mar 1 2006, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 35, 2, p. 495-504 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Denitrification
Nitrates
denitrification
Rivers
nitrate

Potential effects of recurrent low oxygen conditions on the Illinois Cave amphipod

Panno, S. V., Hackley, K. C., Kelly, W. R., Hwang, H. H., Wilhelm, F. M., Taylor, S. J. & Stiff, B. J., Aug 1 2006, In : Journal of Cave and Karst Studies. 68, 2, p. 55-63 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

amphipod
cave
oxygen
cavern
groundwater

Predictability of annual sediment loads based on flood events

Markus, M. & Demissie, M., Jul 1 2006, In : Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 11, 4, p. 354-361 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Sediments
Monitoring
sediment
monitoring
cost
Earth atmosphere
Organometallics
Organometallic Compounds
Cotton
2005

Analysis of base flow trends in urban streams, Northeastern Illinois, USA

Meyer, S., Oct 1 2005, In : Hydrogeology Journal. 13, 5-6, p. 871-885 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

baseflow
watershed
hypothesis testing
analysis
trend

Analysis of streamflow trends in the upper midwest using long-term flowrecords

Knapp, H. V., Dec 1 2005, World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress. 1 p. (World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress).

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

streamflow
runoff
trend
analysis
low flow

Aquifer sensitivity to pesticide leaching: Testing a soils and hydrogeologic index method

Mehnert, E., Keefer, D. A., Dey, W. S., Wehrmann, H. A., Wilson, S. D. & Ray, C., Sep 1 2005, In : Ground Water Monitoring and Remediation. 25, 4, p. 60-67 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

index method
Pesticides
Aquifers
Leaching
pesticide

Arsenic in glacial aquifers: Sources and geochemical controls

Kelly, W. R., Holm, T. R., Wilson, S. D. & Roadcap, G. S., Jul 1 2005, In : Ground Water. 43, 4, p. 500-510 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Arsenic
Aquifers
arsenic
aquifer
well

Association between seasonal cycles of teleconnections and tornado frequency in the United States

Spinar, M. & Westcott, N., Dec 2005, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 86, 12, p. 1723-1725 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

tornado
teleconnection

Diurnal variations in lake-effect precipitation near the Western Great Lakes

Kristovich, D. A. & Spinar, M. L., Apr 1 2005, In : Journal of Hydrometeorology. 6, 2, p. 210-218 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

diurnal variation
lake
snowstorm
effect
satellite data

Effective discharge recurrence intervals of Illinois streams

Crowder, D. W. & Knapp, H. V., Jan 17 2005, In : Geomorphology. 64, 3-4, p. 167-184 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

recurrence interval
rating curve
sediment

Geochemistry of extremely alkaline (pH > 12) ground water in slag-fill aquifers

Roadcap, G. S., Kelly, W. R. & Bethke, C. M., Nov 1 2005, In : Ground Water. 43, 6, p. 806-816 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Geochemistry
slag
Aquifers
Slags
Groundwater

Hydrological modeling of the Iroquois River watershed using HSPF and SWAT

Singh, J., Knapp, H. V., Arnold, J. G. & Demissie, M., Apr 2005, In : Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 41, 2, p. 343-360 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

hydrological modeling
watershed
river
tile drain
potential evapotranspiration

Hydrologic and hydraulic considerations for the ecological restoration of the emiquon along the Illinois River

Demissie, M., Wehrmann, A., Lian, Y., Amenu, G. G., Burch, S. & Bogner, W., Dec 1 2005, World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress. 1 p. (World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress).

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

hydraulics
river
levee
floodplain
drainage

Increasing HSPF model performance by improving FTABLEs: Case studies on the Illinois River basin

Lian, Y., Demissie, M. & Chan, I. C., Dec 1 2005, World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress. 1 p. (World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress).

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

river basin
simulation
modeling
programme
geometry

Issues in ammonia and nitric acid measurements: Experiences in the midwest

Kenski, D. & Gay, D., 2005, Symposium on Air Quality Measurement Methods and Technology, 2005. Vol. 2005.

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

Nitric acid
Ammonia
Quality assurance
Polytetrafluoroethylenes
Nitrates

Issues in designing automated minimal resource allocation neural networks

Markus, M., 2005, Proceedings of the International Joint Conference on Neural Networks, IJCNN 2005. Vol. 5. p. 2671-2673 3 p. 1556345

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

Resource allocation
Neural networks
Backpropagation
Hydrology

New York state fire climatology

Kennedy, J., Hall, B. L. & Brown, T. J., Dec 1 2005, p. 371-373. 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Climatology
Fires

Observed mesoscale variations in thermodynamic properties and surface fluxes over ice-covered Lake Erie

Gerbush, M. R., Kristovich, D. A. & Laird, N. F., Dec 1 2005, p. 797-800. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Ice
Lakes
Thermodynamic properties
Fluxes

Potential effects of climate change and variability on the surface water resources of the upper midwest

Knapp, H. V., Singh, J., Xie, H., Lian, Y. & Demissie, M., Dec 1 2005, World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress. 1 p. (World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress).

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

streamflow
water resource
surface water
climate change
climate

Precipitation associated with lightning ignited wildfires in Arizona and New Mexico

Hall, B. L., Dec 1 2005, p. 333-338. 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Precipitation (meteorology)
Lightning

Rapid stream assessments of the Illinois River watershed

White, W. P. & Keefer, L. L., Dec 1 2005, World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress. 1 p. (World Water Congress 2005: Impacts of Global Climate Change - Proceedings of the 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress).

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

watershed
river
ecosystem
tributary
river basin

Remote sensing vegetation recovery after forest fires using energy balance algorithm

Wang, J., Sammis, T. W., Meier, C. A., Simmons, L. J., Miller, D. R. & Bathke, D. J., Dec 1 2005, p. 203-213. 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Energy balance
Remote sensing
Fires
Spectrum analysis
Recovery

Sediment quality and quantity issues related to the restoration of backwater lakes along the Illinois River waterway

Machesky, M. L., Slowikowski, J. A., Cahill, R. A., Bogner, W. C., Marlin, J. C., Holm, T. R. & Darmody, R. G., Jul 29 2005, In : Aquatic Ecosystem Health and Management. 8, 1, p. 33-40 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Illinois River
backwater
waterways
lakes
sediments

Soil erosion in the United States

Angel, J. R., Palecki, M. A. & Hollinger, S. E., Jul 1 2005, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 86, 7, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

soil erosion
erosivity
soil conservation
spatial distribution
climate change

Spatial and temporal trends of precipitation chemistry in the United States, 1985-2002

Lehmann, C. M. B., Bowersox, V. C. & Larson, S. M., Jun 2005, In : Environmental Pollution. 135, 3 SPEC. ISS., p. 347-361 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium Compounds
Nitrates
New England
Ammonium Sulfate
Sulfates

Storm precipitation in the United States. Part I: Meteorological characteristics

Palecki, M. A., Angel, J. R. & Hollinger, S. E., Jun 2005, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology. 44, 6, p. 933-946 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

trend analysis
probability density function
precipitation intensity
water availability
climatology

Storm precipitation in the United States. Part II: Soil erosion characteristics

Angel, J. R., Palecki, M. A. & Hollinger, S. E., Jun 1 2005, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology. 44, 6, p. 947-959 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

soil erosion
erosivity
climatology
winter
coast

Surface heat fluxes over Lake Erie pack ice fields

Gerbush, M. R., Kristovich, D. A. & Laird, N. F., Dec 1 2005, p. 4193-4197. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Ice
Lakes
Heat flux
Sulfur
sulfur
Nitrogen
nitrogen
air

Unlocking the relationship of biotic integrity of impaired waters to anthropogenic stresses

Novotny, V., Bartošová, A., O'Reilly, N. & Ehlinger, T., Jan 1 2005, In : Water Research. 39, 1, p. 184-198 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Index of Biotic Integrity
Watersheds
structural component
Water
watershed

Use of real-time multisensor data to assess the relationship of normalized corn yield with monthly rainfall and heat stress across the central United States

Westcott, N. E., Hollinger, S. E. & Kunkel, K. E., Nov 1 2005, In : Journal of Applied Meteorology. 44, 11, p. 1667-1676 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

maize
rainfall
weather
gauge
yield response
2004

Accuracy and precision of nitrate load estimation with different sampling frequencies for Illinois agricultural watersheds

Guo, Y., Tsai, C. W. S. & 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

watershed
nitrate
sampling
rating curve
estimation method

Ammonia and its role in midwestern haze

Kenski, D. M., Gay, D. & Fitzsimmons, S., 2004, Regional and Global Perspectives on Haze: Causes, Consequences and Controversies Visibility Specialty Conference. Vol. 134 VIP. p. 163-171 9 p.

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

Ammonia
Nitric acid
Polytetrafluoroethylenes
Nitrates
Gases

Application of hydraulic models for the analysis of the interaction of the Illinois River and its floodplain

Demissie, M., Lian, Y. & Bhowmik, N. G., 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

floodplain
hydraulics
river
analysis
tributary

Application of RMA-2 modeling for the construction of artificial Islands with dredged sediments to enhance aquatic and terrestrial habitats

Bhowmik, N. G., Demissie, M. & 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. 2620-2627 8 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

Sediments
Rivers
Dams
Partial differential equations
Conservation

Climate, santa ana winds and autumn wildfires in southern california

Westerling, A. L., Cayan, D. R., Brown, T. J., Hall, B. L. & Riddle, L. G., Aug 3 2004, In : Eos. 85, 31, p. 289+296

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

wildfire
autumn
climate

Climate Atlas of Illinois

Changnon, S. A., Angel, J. R., Kunkel, K. E. & Lehmann, C. MB., 2004, Champaign, IL: Illinois State Water Survey. 309 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Comparison of observations with idealized model results for a method to resolve winter lake-effect mesoscale morphology

Laird, N. F. & Kristovich, D. A. R., May 1 2004, In : Monthly Weather Review. 132, 5, p. 1093-1103 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

winter
lake
snowstorm
ice cover
fetch

Continuous observations of PM 2.5 speciation at a rural Illinois site

Williams, A. L., Caughey, M., Gay, D. A. & Sweet, C., Dec 1 2004, In : Proceedings of the Air and Waste Management Association's Annual Meeting and Exhibition. p. 1991-2000 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Aerosols
Nitrates
Sulfates
Monitoring

Environmental conditions associated with dense fog in Illinois

Westcott, N., Dec 1 2004, p. 1167-1171. 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Fog
Ceilings
Freezing
Temperature

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

entropy
network analysis
least squares method
geological survey
gauge

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

fluvial deposit
Sediments
Rivers
river
landscape management

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

Ice
Lakes
Heat flux
Digital cameras
Video cameras

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

Lakes
Hydrodynamics
Rivers
hydrodynamics
river

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

Hydrology
hydrology
Rivers
river
Hydraulics

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

Unsteady flow
Boundary conditions
Computer simulation
Spillways
Hydraulic models

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

Lakes
Boundary layers
Air
Snow
Turbulence

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

Lakes
Boundary layers
Snow
Precipitation (meteorology)