Research Output 1976 2020

2004

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

mesoscale motion
vortex flow
lake water
vortex
shoreline

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

Hydrology
Rivers
Hydraulics
Watersheds
River diversion

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

sinkhole
atrazine
herbicide
alachlor
nitrate

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

mixing ratio
snow
lake
spacing
cross section

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

lake
sensible heat flux
latent heat flux
diurnal variation
humidity

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

Pentanones
Methylene Chloride
ketone
Ketones
energy efficiency

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/ReportBook

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

maize
rainfall
quality control
sensor
crop yield

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

sedimentation
lake
sediment
river
grass
Nutrients
Nitrates
Positive ions
Nitrogen
Acids

Synoptic conditions associated with dense fog in the midwest

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fog
snow
melting

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

twenty first century
climate change
climate modeling
energy
fire management

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

cold front
lake
snow
cold air
warm water

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

snowstorm
lake
prediction
simulation
fetch

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

watershed
river
drainage
bank erosion
river flow
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

culvert
Method of moments
comparison
calculation method
method

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

Kristovich, D. A., 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

lake evolution
snow
lake
boundary layer
convective boundary layer

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

least squares method
entropy
station
geological survey
method

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

Aquifers
aquifer
modeling
Water supply
water supply

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

winter
lake
simulation
fetch
vortex

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

Lakes
Microorganisms
Slags
Ecosystem
Water

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

wind direction
wind velocity
lake
simulation
vortex

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

Illinois River
spillway
river
Mississippi River
levee

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

snow accumulation
snow
weather

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

dredge spoil
Dredges
dredged materials
Zinc
Sediments

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

Ordovician
aquifer
groundwater
dolomite
water resource

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

Nitrates
artificial neural network
Nitrogen
nitrate
Neural networks
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

nonpoint source pollution
water supply
nitrate
nitrogen
lake

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

snowstorm
Lake Erie
climate change
lakes
lake

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

atrazine
well
river water
pumping
sorption

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

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rainstorm
flooding
raingauge
rainfall
lake

Rolls, streets, waves, and more: A review of quasi-two-dimensional structures in the atmospheric boundary layer

Young, G. S., Kristovich, D. A. R., Hjelmfelt, M. R. & Foster, R. C., Jul 2002, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 83, 7, p. 997-1001 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

boundary layer

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

drought
management practice
vulnerability
climate
monitoring

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. 31-312 282 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

rating curve
watershed
nitrate
sampling
monitoring

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

Clark, D. E., Novotny, V., Griffin, R., Booth, D., Bartosova, A., Daun, M. C. & Hutchinson, M., Jun 22 2002, In : Water Science and Technology. 45, 9, p. 235-242 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

willingness to pay
Watersheds
flood control
Flood control
watershed
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

Beetles
Lakes
North America
beaches
Insects

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

Aquifers
Nitrates
Springs (water)
karst
Groundwater

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

ecosystem
river
backwater
integrated management
sediment

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

climatology
lake
wind velocity
shore (nonmarine)
pressure field

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

vortex
reflectivity
winter
vorticity
Doppler radar

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

decision support system
river
watershed
habitat restoration
navigation
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

snowstorm
weather
temperature
weather station
shelter

Movement of bromide, nitrogen-15, and atrazine through flooded soils

Kelly, W. R. & Wilson, S. D., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of Environmental Quality. 29, 4, p. 1085-1094 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

flooded soil
Herbicides
nitrogen isotope
atrazine
bromide

Numerical simulation of transitions in boundary layer convective structures in a lake-effect snow event

Cooper, K. A., Hjelmfelt, M. R., Derickson, R. G., Kristovich, D. A. R. & Laird, N. F., Jan 1 2000, In : Monthly Weather Review. 128, 9, p. 3283-3295 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

convective boundary layer
snow
wind profile
wind velocity
linearity

Properties and potential environmental applications of carbon adsorbents from waste tire rubber

Lehmann, C. MB., Rameriz, D., Rood, M. J. & Rostam-Abadi, M., Aug 20 2000, In : ACS Division of Fuel Chemistry, Preprints. 45, 3, p. 475-477 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tires
Adsorbents
Carbon
Coal
Gases

The lake-induced convection experiment and the snowband dynamics project

Kristovich, D. A. R., Young, G. S., Verlinde, J., Sousounis, P. J., Mourad, P., Lenschow, D., Rauber, R. M., Ramamurthy, M. K., Jewett, B. F., Beard, K., Cutrim, E., DeMott, P. J., Eloranta, E. W., Hjelmfelt, M. R., Kreidenweis, S. M., Martin, J., Moore, J., Ochs, H. T., Rogers, D. C., Scala, J. & 2 others, Tripoli, G. & Young, J., Mar 2000, In : Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society. 81, 3, p. 519-542 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

convection
lake
cyclone
winter
experiment

Zones of origin for Great Lakes cyclones in North America, 1899-1996

Isard, S. A., Angel, J. R. & Vandyke, G. T., Feb 2000, In : Monthly Weather Review. 128, 2, p. 474-485 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

cyclone
lake
cyclogenesis
North America
winter
1999

Computation of soil moisture for the central U.S. region using WSR-88D precipitation estimates

Westcott, N. E. & Kunkel, K. E., Jan 1 1999, p. 949-952. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Precipitation (meteorology)
Soil moisture
Rain
soil moisture
rainfall

Eldora observations and numerical simulations of lake-effect convective evolution across Lake Michigan

Kristovich, D. A. R., Laird, N. F. & Hjelmfelt, M. R., Jan 1 1999, p. 545-548. 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

lake evolution
Lakes
Computer simulation
lake
simulation

Hec—5q model applied to a lake system in illinois for water quality evaluations

Borah, D. K., Knapp, H. V., Raman, R. K., Lin, S. D. & Soong, T. W. D., Sep 1999, In : Water International. 24, 3, p. 240-247 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

water quality
lake
evaluation
lake water
dissolved oxygen