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2019

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A Data Model to Manage Data for Water Resources Systems Modeling, Adel M. Abdallah and David E. Rosenberg; Environmental Modelling & Software

Assessment of Different Methods for Shadow Detection in High-Resolution Optical Imagery and Evaluation of shadow impact on calculation of NDVI, and evapotranspiration, Mahyar Aboutalebi, Alfonso F. Torres-Rua, William P. Kustas, Héctor Nieto, Calvin Coopmans, and Mac McKee; Irrigation Science

Enabling Collaborative Numerical Modeling in Earth Sciences using Knowledge Infrastructure, Christina J. Bandaragoda, Anthony M. Castronova, E. Istanbulluoglu, R. Strauch, S. S. Nudurupati, J. Phuong, J. M. Adams, N. M. Gasparini, K. Barnhart, E. W. H. Hutton, D. E. J. Hobley, N. J. Lyons, G. E. Tucker, David G. Tarboton, Ray Idaszak, and Shaowen Wang; Environmental Modelling & Software

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A New Method for Microsimulation Model Calibration: A Case Study of I-710, Hossein Nasr Esfahani and Ziqi Song

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Low-Cost, Open-Source, and Low-Power: But What to Do With the Data?, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, Juan Caraballo, Maurier Ramírez, Anthony K. Aufdenkampe, David B. Arscott, and Sara Geleskie Damiano; Frontiers in Earth Science

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Prediction of Stress Increase at Ultimate in Unbonded Tendons Using Sparse Principal Component Analysis, Eric McKinney, Minwoo Chang, Marc Maguire, and Yan Sun; International Journal of Concrete Structures and Materials

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Thermal Bowing Testing of Precast Concrete Sandwich Wall Panels, Fray Pozo-Lora and Marc Maguire

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A Performance Comparison of Machine Learning Algorithms for Arced Labyrinth Spillways, Fernando Salazar and Brian M. Crookston; Water

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Assessing Data Availability and Research Reproducibility in Hydrology and Water Resources, James H. Stagge, David E. Rosenberg, Adel M. Abdallah, Hadia Akbar, Nour A. Attaallah, and Ryan James; Scientific Data

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Exploring Boarding Strategies for High-Speed Railway, Tie-Qiao Tang, Yi-Xiao Shao, Liang Chen, Hai-Jun Huang, and Ziqi Song; Journal of Advanced Transportation

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Addressing Challenges for Mapping Irrigated Fields in Subhumid Temperate Regions by Integrating Remote Sensing and Hydroclimatic Data, Tianfang Xu, Jillian M. Deines, Anthony D. Kendall, Bruno Basso, and David W. Hyndman; Remote Sensing

2018

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Spatial and Temporal Analysis of Precipitation and Effective Rainfall Using Gauge Observations, Satellite, and Gridded Climate Data for Agricultural Water Management in the Upper Colorado River Basin, Mahyar Aboutalebi, Alfonso F. Torres-Rua, and L. Niel Allen; Remote Sensing

Behavior of Vegetation/Soil Indices in Shaded and Sunlit Pixels and Evaluation of Different Shadow Compensation Methods Using UAV High-Resolution Imagery over Vineyards, Mahyar Aboutalebi, Alfonso F. Torres-Rua, Mac McKee, William P. Kustas, Héctor Nieto, and Calvin Coopmans; Proceedings of SPIE

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The Utah Snow Load Study, Brennan Bean, Marc Maguire, and Yan Sun; Structural Engineers Association of Utah

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Implications of Data Sampling Resolution on Water Use Simulation, End-Use Disaggregation, And Demand Management, A. Cominola, M. Giuliani, A. Castelletti, David E. Rosenberg, and A. M. Abdallah; Environmental Modelling and Software

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Bridge Inspection: Human Performance, Unmanned Aerial Systems and Automation, Sattar Dorafshan and Marc Maguire; Journal of Civil Structural Health Monitoring

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Comparison of Deep Convolutional Neural Networks and Edge Detectors for Image-Based Crack Detection in Concrete, Sattar Dorafshan, Robert J. Thomas, and Marc Maguire; Construction and Building Materials

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SDNET2018: An Annotated Image Dataset for Non-Contact Concrete Crack Detection Using Deep Convolutional Neural Networks, Sattar Dorafshan, Robert J. Thomas, and Marc Maguire; Data in Brief

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NCER Assistance Agreement Annual Progress Report for Grant #83582401 - Assessment of Stormwater Harvesting via Manage Aquifer Recharge (MAR) to Develop New Water Supplies in the Arid West: The Salt Lake Valley Example, R. Ryan Dupont, Joan E. McLean, Richard Peralta, Sarah Null, and Douglas B. Jackson-Smith

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Time-Dependent Transportation Network Design considering Construction Impact, Yi He, Ziqi Song, and Lihui Zhang; Journal of Advanced Transportation

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Assessing Subjectivity in Environmental Sensor Data Post Processing via a Controlled Experiment, Amber Spackman Jones, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, and David P. Eiriksson; Ecological Informatics

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Effect of Meter Orientation Downstream of a Short Radius Elbow on Electromagnetic Flow Meters, Jared C. Justensen, Steven L. Barfuss, Michael C. Johnson, and Thomas E. Meacham; Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering

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Estimating Discharge in Low-Order Rivers With High-Resolution Aerial Imagery, Tyler V. King, Bethany T. Neilson, and Mitchell T. Rasmussen; Water Resources Research

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Integrated Analysis of Flow, Form, and Function for River Management and Design Testing, Belize A. Lane, Gregory B. Pasternack, and Samuel Sandoval-Solis; Ecohydrology

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Beyond Metrics? The Role of Hydrologic Baseline Archetypes in Environmental Water Management, Belize A. Lane, Samuel Sandoval-Solis, Eric D. Stein, Sarah M. Yarnell, Gregory B. Pasternack, and Helen E. Dahlke; Environmental Management

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Planning of Fast-Charging Stations for a Battery Electric Bus System under Energy Consumption Uncertainty, Zhaocai Liu, Ziqi Song, and Yi He; Transportation Research Record

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Review of the Utah Snow Load Study, Marc Maguire, Brennan Bean, and Yan Sun; Structural Engineers Association of Utah

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Assessing Seasonal Flow Dynamics at a Lagoon Saltwater–Freshwater Interface Using a Dual Tracer Approach, S. Müller, S. Jessen, C. Duque, É. Sebök, Bethany T. Neilson, and P. Engesgaard; Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies

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Groundwater Flow and Exchange Across the Land Surface Explain Carbon Export Patterns in Continuous Permafrost Watersheds, Bethany T. Neilson, M. Bayani Cardenas, Michael T. O'Connor, Mitchell Rasmussen, Tyler V. King, and George W. Kling; Geophysical Research Letters

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Stream Centric Methods for Determining Groundwater Contributions in Karst Mountain Watersheds, Bethany T. Neilson, Hyrum Tennant, Trinity L. Stout, Matthew P. Miller, Rachel S. Gabor, Yusuf Jameel, Mallory Millington, Andrew Gelderloos, Gabriel J. Bowen, and Paul D. Brooks; Water Resources Research

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Evaluation of TSEB Turbulent Fluxes Using Different Methods for the Retrieval of Soil and Canopy Component Temperatures from UAV Thermal and Multispectral Imagery, Héctor Nieto, William P. Kustas, Alfonso F. Torres-Rúa, Joseph G. Alfieri, Feng Gao, Martha C. Anderson, W. Alex White, Lisheng Song, María del Mar Alsina, John H. Prueger, Mac McKee, Manal Elarab, and Lynn G. McKee; Irrigation Science

Estimating Actual Evapotranspiration from Stony-Soils in Montane Ecosystems, Kshitij Parajuli, Scott B. Jones, David G. Tarboton, Gerald N. Flerchinger, Lawrence E. Hipps, L. Neil Allen, and Mark S. Seyfried; Agricultural and Forest Meteorology

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Estimating Actual Evapotranspiration from Stony-Soils in Montane Ecosystems, Kshitij Parajuli, Scott B. Jones, David G. Tarboton, Gerald N. Flerchinger, Lawrence E. Hipps, L. Niel Allen, and Mark S. Seyfried; Agricultural and Forest Meteorology

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Urban Agriculture and Small Farm Water Use: Case Studies and Trends from Cache Valley, Utah, Tyler Pratt, L. Niel Allen, David E. Rosenberg, Andrew A. Keller, and Kelly Kopp; Agricultural Water Management

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Combinations of Plant Water-Stress and Neonicotinoids Can Lead to Secondary Outbreaks of Banks Grass Mite (Oligonychus Pratensis Banks), Alice Ruckert, L. Niel Allen, and Ricardo A. Ramirez; PLoS ONE

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Making Strides: State of the Practice of Pedestrian Forecasting in Regional Travel Models, Patrick A. Singleton, Joseph C. Totten, Jaime P. Orrego-Oñate, Robert J. Schneider, and Kelly J. Clifton; Transportation Research Record

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Monthly Paleostreamflow Reconstruction from Annual Tree-Ring Chronologies, James H. Stagge, David E. Rosenberg, R. J. DeRose, and Tammy M. Rittenour; Journal of Hydrology

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A CyberGIS Integration and Computation Framework for High‐Resolution Continental‐Scale Flood Inundation Mapping, David G. Tarboton, Yan Y. Liu, David R. Maidment, Xing Zheng, and Shaowen Wang; Journal of the American Water Resources Association

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River Channel Geometry and Rating Curve Estimation Using Height Above the Nearest Drainage, David G. Tarboton, Xing Zheng, David R. Maidment, Paola Passalacqua, and Yan Y. Liu; Journal of the American Water Resources Association

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Charpy Impact Test Methods for Cementitious Composites: Review and Commentary, Robert J. Thomas and Andrew D. Sorensen; Journal of Testing and Evaluation

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Inter-Comparison of Thermal Measurements Using Ground-Based Sensors, UAV Thermal Cameras, and Eddy Covariance Radiometers, Alfonso F. Torres-Rua, Héctor Nieto, Christopher Parry, Manal Elarab, Calvin Coopmans, Lynn McKee, Mac McKee, and William P. Kustas; Proceeds of SPIE

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Modeling Air Traffic Situation Complexity with a Dynamic Weighted Network Approach, Hongyong Wang, Ziqi Song, and Ruiying Wen; Journal of Advanced Transportation

Map Based Discovery of Hydrologic Data in the HydroShare Collaboration Environment, Zhaokun Xue, Alva Couch, and David G. Tarboton; Environmental Modelling & Software

Advancing Distributed Data Management for the HydroShare Hydrologic Information System, Hong Yi, Ray Idaszak, Michael Stealey, Chris Calloway, Alva L. Couch, and David G. Tarboton; Environmental Modelling & Software

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Hydrologic Observation, Model, and Theory Congruence on Evapotranspiration Variance: Diagnosis of Multiple Observations and Land Surface Models, Ruijie Zeng and Ximing Cai; Water Resources Research

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GeoFlood: Large-Scale Flood Inundation Mapping Based on High-Resolution Terrain Analysis, Xing Zheng, David R. Maidment, David G. Tarboton, Yan Y. Liu, and Paola Passalacqua; Water Resources Research

2017

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Investigating Composite Action at Ultimate for Commercial Sandwich Panel Composite Connectors, Salam Al-Rubaye, Taylor J. Sorensen, and Marc Maguire

HydroShare GIS: Visualizing Spatial Data in the Cloud, Shawn Crawley, Daniel P. Ames, Zhiyu Li, and David G. Tarboton; Open Water Journal

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Fatigue Crack Detection Using Unmanned Aerial Systems in Under-Bridge Inspection, Sattar Dorafshan, Marc Maguire, Nathan V. Hoffer, and Calvin Coopmans

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The Grey to Green Infrastructure Transition - An Historical Shift in the Modern Infrastructure Paradigm, R. Ryan Dupont; Utah Section of the American Public Works Association

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NCER Assistance Agreement Annual Progress Report for Grant #83582401 - Assessment of Stormwater Harvesting via Manage Aquifer Recharge (MAR) to Develop New Water Supplies in the Arid West: The Salt Lake Valley Example, R. Ryan Dupont, Joan E. McLean, Richard Peralta, Sarah Null, and Douglas Jackson-Smith

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Green vs. Gray Infrastructure Cost, Rosa A. Fernández and R. Ryan Dupont; Utah Section of the American Public Works Association

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Walking Behavior of Individuals With and Without Disabilities at Right-Angle Turning Facility, Nirdosh Gaire, Mohammad Sadra Sharifi, Keith M. Christensen, Anthony Chen, and Ziqi Song; Journal of Accessibility and Design for All

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Spatial Scale Gap Filling Using an Unmanned Aerial System: A Statistical Downscaling Method for Applications in Precision Agriculture, Leila Hassan-Esfahani, Ardeshir M. Ebtehaj, Alfonso F. Torres-Rua, and Mac McKee; Sensors

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Wildfire in Utah: The Physical and Economic Consequences of Wildfire, Paul M. Jakus, Man-Keun Kim, Randy C. Martin, Ian Hammond, Edd Hammill, Nancy Mesner, and Jacob Stout

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Designing and Implementing a Network for Sensing Water Quality and Hydrology across Mountain to Urban Transitions, Amber S. Jones, Zachary T. Aanderud, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, David P. Eiriksson, Dylan Dastrup, Christopher Cox, Scott B. Jones, David R. Bowling, Jonathan Carlisle, Gregory T. Carling, and Michelle A. Baker; Journal of the American Water Resources Association

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Mapping Annual Riparian Water Use Based on the Single-Satellite-Scene Approach, Kul Khand, Saleh Taghvaeian, and Leila Hassan-Esfahani; Remote Sensing

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Potential Crop Evapotranspiration and Surface Evaporation Estimates via a Gridded Weather Forcing Dataset, Clayton S. Lewis and L. Niel Allen; Journal of Hydrology

Design of a Metadata Framework for the Environmental Models with an Example Hydrologic Application in HydroShare, Mohamed M. Morsy, Jonathan L. Goodall, Anthony M. Castronova, Pabitra Dash, Venkatesh Merwade, Jeffrey M. Sadler, Mohammad Adnan Rajib, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, and David G. Tarboton; Environmental Modelling & Software

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Nutrient Processes at the Stream-Lake Interface for a Channelized Versus Unmodified Stream Mouth, Richard G. Niswonger, Ramon C. Naranjo, David R. Smith, Jim E. Constantz, Kip K. Allander, Donald O. Rosenberry, Bethany T. Neilson, Michael R. Rosen, and David A. Stonestrom; Water Resources Research

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Developing a General Methodology for Evaluating Composite Action in Insulated Wall Panels, Jaiden Olsen, Salam Al-Rubaye, Taylor J. Sorensen, and Marc Maguire

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Enhancing Ductility of WWR Slabs, Mohamed Shwani, Taylor J. Sorensen, Ethan Pickett, Parker Syndergaard, and Marc Maguire; 2017 PCI/NBC

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Observed drought indices show increasing divergence across Europe, James H. Stagge, Daniel G. Kingston, Lena M. Tallaksen, and David M. Hannah; Scientific Reports

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Reference evapotranspiration from coarse-scale and dynamically downscaled data in complex terrain: Sensitivity to interpolation and resolution, Courtenay Strong, Krishna B. Khatri, Adam K. Kochanski, Clayton S. Lewis, and L. Niel Allen; Journal of Hydrology

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Vicarious Calibration of sUAS Microbolometer Temperature Imagery for Estimation of Radiometric Land Surface Temperature., Alfonso F. Torres-Rua; Sensors

2016

Ag nanoparticles generated using bio-reduction and –coating cause microbial killing without cell lysis, Gade A. Adams, Joan E. McLean, J. Adams, D. W. Britt, Fenann Shen, A. Jacobson, and Y. C. Kim; BioMetals

Differences in Nutrient and Metal Uptake Among Plant Species in Stormwater Bioretention Systems., M. R. Borecki, R. Ryan Dupont, and Joan E. McLean

Road scholars for the western states: Protecting natural areas by improving road management research, B. Cooke, C. Luce, T. Black, and David G. Tarboton; Science You Can Use Bulletin

Potential Effects of Climate Change on Ecologically Relevant Streamflow Regimes, S. Dhungel, David G. Tarboton, J. Jin, and C. P. Hawkins; River Research and Applications

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Automatic Surface Crack Detection in Concrete Structures Using OTSU Thresholding and Morphological Operations, Sattar Dorafshan, Marc Maguire, and Xiaojun Qi; UTC Report 01-2016

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NCER Assistance Agreement Annual Progress Report for Grant #83582401 - Assessment of Stormwater Harvesting via Manage Aquifer Recharge (MAR) to Develop New Water Supplies in the Arid West: The Salt Lake Valley Example, R. Ryan Dupont, Joan E. McLean, Richard Peralta, Sarah Null, and Douglas Jackson-Smith

Leveraging Sparsity in Land Surface-Atmosphere Inverse Problems, Ardeshir M. Ebtehaj and Efi Foufoula-Georgiou; Tellus

Improving plant bioaccumulation science through consistent reporting of experimental data, P. Fantke, William J. Doucette, and J. Arnot; Journal of Environmental Management

An overview of current applications, challenges, and future trends in distributed process-based models in hydrology, S. Fatichi, E. R. Vivoni, F. L. Ogden, V. Y. Ivanov, B. Mirus, D. Gochis, C. W. Downer, M. Camporese, J. H. Davison, B. Ebel, N. Jones, J. Kim, G. Mascaro, R. Niswonger, P. Restrepo, R. Rigon, C. Shen, M. Sulis, and David G. Tarboton; Journal of Hydrology

Review of Existing Terrestrial Bioaccumulation Models and Terrestrial Bioaccumulation Modeling Needs for Organic Chemicals, Frank APC Gobas, Lawrence P. Burkhard, William J. Doucette, Keith G. Sappington, Eric MJ Verbruggen, Bruce K. Hope, Mark A. Bonnell, Jon A. Arnot, and Jose V. Tarazona; Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management

A Tool for Downscaling Weather Data from Large-grid Reanalysis Products to Finer Spatial Scales for Distributed Hydrological Applications, Avirup Sen Gupta and David G. Tarboton; Environmental Modelling & Software

Spanning high and low resolution remote sensing products in precision agriculture, Leila Hassan-Esfahani, Alfonso F. Torres-Rua, M. A. Ebtehaj, Austin Jensen, and Mac McKee; 2016 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress

Improving Flow Conditions in Irrigation Splitter Boxes, Joshua R. Hogge, Michael C. Johnson, Bryce K. Wilcox, and Jonathan Frazier; Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering

Great Salt Lake Summer Ozone Study, J. Horel, E. Crossman, S. Arens, Randy S. Martin, and J. Sohl; Utah Division of Air Quality

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Summer Ozone Concentrations in the Vicinity of the Great Salt Lake, John Horel, Erik Crosman, Brian Blaylock, Seth Arens, Ansley Long, John Sohl, and Randal Martin; Atmospheric Science Letters

Observations Data Model 2: A community information model for spatially discrete Earth observations, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, Anthony K. Aufdenkampe, Emilio Mayorga, Kerstin A. Lehnert, Leslie Hsu, Lulin Song, Amber Spackman Jones, Sara G. Damiano, David G. Tarboton, David Valentine, Ilya Zaslavsky, and Tom Whitenack; Science Direct

Observations Data Model 2: A community information model for spatially discrete Earth observations, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, Anthony K. Aufdenkampe, Emilio Mayorga, Kerstin A. Lehnert, Leslie Hsu, Lulin Song, Amber Spackman Jones, Sara G. Damiano, David G. Tarboton, David Valentine, Ilya Zaslavsky, and Tom Whitenack; Environmental Modeling & Software

Time Series Analyst: Interactive online visualization of environmental time series data, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, Amber Spackman Jones, M. Ramirez, and J. Caraballo

Observations Data Model 2: A community information model for spatially discrete Earth observations, J. S. Horsburgh, A. K. Aufdenkampe, E. Mayorga, K. A. Lehnert, L. Hsu, L. Song, A. S. Jones, S. G. Damiano, David G. Tarboton, D. Valentine, I. Zaslavsky, and T. Whitenack; Environmental Modelling & Software

Climate change adaptation strategies for the Nam Ngum River Basin, Laos. 8th International Perspective on Water Resources and the Environment, Environmental and Water Resources Institute, D. Jayasekera, J. J. Kaluarachchi, and H. C. Thai

Water Availability and Allocation Challenges Under Climate Change: A Case Study from the Nam Ngum River Basin, Laos. 8th International Perspective on Water Resources and the Environment, Environmental and Water Resources Institute, D. Jayasekera, J. J. Kaluarachchi, and H. C. Thai

Water Availability and Allocation Challenges Under Climate Change: A Case Study from the Nam Ngum River Basin, Laos. 8th International Perspective on Water Resources and the Environment, Environmental and Water Resources Institute, D. Jayasekera, J. J. Kaluarachchi, and H. C. Thai

Water Availability and Allocation Challenges Under Climate Change: A Case Study from the Nam Ngum River Basin, Laos. 8th International Perspective on Water Resources and the Environment, Environmental and Water Resources Institute, D. Jayasekera, J. J. Kaluarachchi, and H. C. Thai

Streaming Sensor Data: Tools for acquisition, management, and visualization, Amber Jones, Jeffery S. Horsburgh, Stephanie L. Reeder, J. Caraballo, D. Smith, Z. Yoshikawa, and M. Matos

Water quality surrogates: Development of surrogate relationships, Amber Spackman Jones and Jeffery S. Horsburgh

Life on the edge: reproductive mode and rate of invasive Phragmites australis patch expansion, K. M. Kettenring, K. E. Mock, B. Zaman, and Mac McKee; Biological Invasions

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Large eddy simulation of turbulence and solute transport in a forested headwater stream, A. Khosronejad, A. T. Hansen, J. L. Kozarek, K. Guentzel, M. Hondzo, M. Guala, P. Wilcock, J. C. Finlay, and F. Sotiropoulos; Journal of Geophysical Research F: Earth Surface

A risk based agro-economic analysis to maximize income of salinity-affected agricultural lands with limited water, D. Kim and J. J. Kaluarachchi; Environmental and Water Resources Institute

A CyberGIS Approach to Generating High-resolution Height Above Nearest Drainage (HAND) Raster for National Flood Mapping, Yan Y. Liu, David R. Maidment, David G. Tarboton, Xing Zheng, Ahmet Yildirim, Nazmus S. Sazib, and Shaowen Wang; The Third International Conference on CyberGIS and Geospatial Data Science

Scale-emergence of snowmelt runoff recession based on heterogeneous snow accumulation and melt, C. Luce, David G. Tarboton, and M. Clark

The 2015 Great Salt Lake Summer Ozone Study, Randy S. Martin; the 96th meeting of the American Meteorological Society

Measurement of Ambient Hydrochloric Acid near Utah's Great Salt Lake, Randy S. Martin and S. Arens; 2016 International Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Air and Waste Management Association

A comparison of AmoN measurements with localized arrayed passive NH3 samplers in Northern Utah, Randy S. Martin and M. Baasandorj; National Atmospheric Depostion Program 2016 Fall Meeting

The Cache Valley Ammonia Super Volcano, Randy S. Martin and M. Bassandorj; Atmospheric Optics: Aerosols, Visibility and the Radiative Balance, AWMA Specialty Conference

An Overview of the 2015 Great Salt Lake Summer Ozone Study, Randy S. Martin, J. D. Horel, E. Crosman, A. Jacques, B. Blaylock, A. Long, S. Arens, and J. E. Sohl; 2016 International Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Air and Waste Management Association