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Publications

Peer-reviewed journal, conferece presentations and other publications are listed below in reverse chronological order. For more contextual information on research publications, please visit our Research Themes page.

2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001
2000 | 1999 | 1998 | 1997 | 1996 | 1995 | 1994 | 1993 | 1992 | 1991
1990 | 1989 | 1988 | selected other publications

2012

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Jutla, A.S., Akanda, A.S. and Islam, S. 2012. "Satellite Remote Sensing of Space-Time Plankton Variability in the Bay of Bengal: Connections to Cholera Outbreaks." Remote Sensing of Environment, 123: 196-206. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2012.03.005

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., Gute, D.M., Evans, T. and Islam, S. 2012. "Reducing Cholera Burden through Proactive Intervention." Bull World Health Organ, 90: 243-244. doi:10.2471/BLT.11.092189

Conferences and Other Publications

Akanda, A. S., Jutla, A. S., Islam, S., 2012. Hydroclimatic Extremes and Cholera Dynamics in the 21st Century(H23I-08) AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA. December 3 - 7.
Video here (talk begins at 1:45:17).

Islam, S,. 2012. Water Diplomacy Water Diplomacy: A Synthesis of Science, Policy and Politics for Water Management. IGERT 2012 Annual PI Meeting. Washington, D.C. May 30 - June 1. Video here.

Islam, S. 2012.  Water Diplomacy: A Networked Approach to Understanding, Measuring and Managing Water Security. Water Security, Risk, and Society. Oxford, U.K April16-18. Slideshere. Audio here.

Books and Book Chapters

Islam, S. and L. Susskind, 2012. Water Diplomacy: A Negotiated Approach to Managing Complex Water Networks. 352 pages. The RFF Press Water Policy Series, Routledge, New York, NY, USA. .

2011

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Peer-reviewed Journals

A.S. Jutla, Akanda, A. S., Griffiths, J. K., Colwell, R., Islam, S, 2011. "Warming oceans, phytoplankton, and river discharge: Implications for cholera outbreaks” American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene". doi:10.4269/ajtmh.2011.11-0181

Alam, M., Islam, A., Bhuyan, N.A., Rahim, N., Hossain, A., Khan, G.Y., Ahmed, D., Watanabe, H., Izumiya, H., Faruque, A.S.G., Akanda, A.S., Islam, S., Sack, R.B., Huq, A., Colwell, R.R. and Cravioto, A., 2011. Clonal transmission, dual peak, and off-season cholera in Bangladesh. Infection Ecology and Epidemiology, 1: 7273. doi:10.3402/iee.v1i0.7273.

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., Siddique, A.K., Alam, M., Sack, R., Huq, A., Colwell, R. & Islam, 2011. "Hydroclimatic Influences on Seasonal and Spatial Cholera Transmission Cycles: Implications for Public Health Intervention in the Bengal Delta”, Water Res Res, 47, W00H07, doi:10.1029/2010WR009914 2011.

A.S. Jutla, Akanda, A.S., Islam,S,. 2011."Tracking Cholera in Coastal Regions Using Satellite Observations," Journal of the American Water Resources Association, v46, doi: 10.1111/j.1752-1688.2010.00448.x

Conferences and Other Publications

S. Islam, B. Moomaw, K. Portney, M. Reed and R. Vogel. 2011. "Water Diplomacy: A synthesis of explicit and tacit water information to create actionable knowledge." Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, USA, December 6-9.

Luo, T., Jutla, A.S., and Islam, S. 2011. "Satellite based estimation of evapotranspiration for all sky conditions." Proceedings of American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2011, San Francisco, USA. December 5-9.

Jutla, A. S. and Colwell, R. 2012.  Hydroclimatology, Remote Sensing and Water-related diseases: Challenges and Opportunities. Water and Health Conference:
Science, Policy and Innovation. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
29 October - 2 November (Invited).

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., and Islam, S. 2011. "Changing Climate Patterns and Freshwater Availability in Eastern Himalayas: Implications for Water and Food Security, Ecosystems and Public Health,"
UNC Conference on Water and Health, Chapel Hill, NC, Oct 4-6.

S. Islam and L. Susskind. "Water Diplomacy: Managing the science, policy, and politics of water networks through negotiation General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union," Vienna, Austria, April 3-8

S. Islam and E. Eltahir. 2011. "Hydroepidemiology: A synthesis of hydrological and epidemiological understanding for better intervention of water related diseases," General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Invited Talk, Vienna, Austria, April 3-8.

A.S. Jutla, Akanda, A.S.,Islam, S. 2011. "Hydroepidemiology of Cholera: Predicting Outbreaks using Satellite Derived Global Cholera Index." General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, April 3-8,1

A. S. Akanda, Jutla, A.S., Islam, S. "Hydroepidemiology of Cholera Transmission in Bangladesh: A Spatially Explicit and Seasonally Varying Cholera Prevalence Model." General Assembly of the EGU, Vienna, Austria, April 3-8.

A.S. Akanda, Jutla, A.S., Islam, S, 2011.Hydroepidemiology: A Synthesis of Micro- and Macro-Scale Processes For Predicting Cholera Outbreaks in South Asia and Africa. NSF Ecology of Marine Infectious Disease Workshop, San Juan, PR, February 11-13.

 

2010

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Anderson, B. T.; Wang, J. Y.; Salvucci, G.; and Gopal, S.,Islam, S. Observed Trends in Summertime Precipitation over the Southwestern United States, Journal of Climate, V23, doi: 10.1175/2009jcli3317.1, 2010.

Jutla, A.S., A.S. Akanda, and S. Islam, 2010. “Tracking cholera in coastal regions using satellite observations.” Journal of American Water Resources Association. 09-0111-P.

Anderson, B. T., J. Wang, G. Salvucci, S. Gopal, S. Islam, 2010. “Observed Trends in Summertime Precipitation over the Southwestern United States.” Journal of. Climate, 23, 1937–1944.

Conferences and other Publications

A.S. Akanda, Jutla, A. S., Huq, A., Colwell, R., Islam, S., 2010. From Fall to Spring, or Spring to Fall? Seasonal Cholera Transmission Cycles and Implications for Climate Change. Proceedings of AGU, Fall Meeting 2010, San Francisco, CA, December 13-17, 2010 (with Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A. S., Huq, A., Colwell, R.)

Jutla, A.S., Akanda, A.S., and S. Islam. 2010. Remote Sensing Based Forecasting of Cholera Outbreaks, Remote Sensing and Hydrology Symposium, September 27-30, Jackson, Wyoming.

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., and S. Islam,. 2010. Rivers as Corridors of Diarrheal Disease Transmission: Role of Coastal and Terrestrial Hydroclimatology. Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil, August 8-12.

Akanda, A.S., D. Prashar, D, Small, and S. Islam, 2010. Shifting flow patterns in the Brahmaputra and Ganges basins: Signals of regional climate warming in the Eastern Himalayas? Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union, Foz do Iguacu, Brazil, August 8-12.

Books and Book Chapters

Jutla, A.S., Akanda, A.S and Islam, S. 2010. "Satellite remote sensing based forecasting of cholera outbreaks in the Bengal Delta." pp 241-243. in Khan, S., et al Hydroclimatology: New Tools for solving wicked water problems, IAHS Publication 338.

Akanda, A. S., Jutla, A.S. and Islam, S. 2010. "Hydrology, Climate and Human Health: a hydroclimatological approach to understand cholera transmission in South Asia and sub Saharan Africa." Pp 237-238; in Khan, S., et al Hydroclimatology: New Tools for solving wicked water problems, IAHS Publication 338.

2009

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Akanda, A.S., A.S. Jutla, and S. Islam, 2009. “Dual peak cholera transmission in Bengal Delta: A hydroclimatological explanation”, Geophysical Research Letters, 36, L19401.

Jiang, L., Islam, S., Jutla, A., Senarath, S., Ramsey, B. H., and Eltahir, E. 2009. "A Satellite-Based Daily Actual Evapotranspiration Estimation Algorithm over South Florida," Global Planetary Review, 10.1016/j.gloplacha.2008.12.008.

Paech, S. J., J. R. Mecikalski, D. M. Sumner, C. S. Pathak, Q,Wu, S. Islam, and T. Sangoyomi, 2009. “A Calibrated, High-Resolution GOES Satellite Solar Insolation Product for a Climatology of Florida Evapotranspiration,” Journal of the American Water Resources Association, v45, 6, 1328-1342.

Petropoulos, G., T. N. Carlson,, M.J. Wooster, and S. Islam, 2009. “A review of T-s/VI remote sensing based methods for the retrieval of land surface energy fluxes and soil surface moisture.”  Progress in Physical Geography, 33, 224-250.

Small, D. and S. Islam, 2009. “A Synoptic View of Trends and Decadal Variations in Fall Precipitation Across the United States from 1948 to 2004.” Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmospheres, 114(10).

Conferences and other Publications

Jutla, A.S., A.. S. Akand . and S. Islam, 2009. Satellites and Human Health: Potential for Tracking Cholera Outbreaks. Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, December 14-18.

Islam, S., Jutla, A.S., Akanda, A.S., 2009. Integrating Terrestrial Hydrology and Coastal Ecology: Understanding Cholera Dynamics using Remote Sensing Data. Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, December 14-18.

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., and S. Islam. 2010. Climate Change, Hydrologic Extremes and Cholera Dynamics. Water, and Health: Where Science Meets Policy, October 25-26, Chappel Hill, NC.

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., and S. Islam, 2009. Climate Extremes and Infectious Diseases: Large Scale Hydroclimatic Controls in Forecasting Cholera Epidemics. Research Day on Global Health and Infectious Disease, Tufts University, USA. October 5.

Jutla, A.S., Akanda, A.S. and S. Islam, 2009. Relationship between Phytoplankton, Sea Surface Temperature and River Discharge in Bay of Bengal. General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, April 19-24.

Jutla, A.S., Akanda, A.S. and S. Islam, 2009. Spatio-Temporal Variability of Chlorophyll in Bay of Bengal. General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, April 19-24.

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A. S., and S. Islam, 2009. Bimodal Explanation of Cholera in Bangladesh: A hydroclimatological explanation. General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, April 19-24.

Islam, S., Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., Lin, C. and Gao, Y. 2009. AquaPedia: Building Intellectual Capacity Through Shared Learning and Open Access Platform to Resolve Water Conflicts. General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, April 19-24.

Islam, S., Moomaw, W., Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., Schulz, A., Lin, C. and Grogan, D. 2009. AquaPedia: Building Capacity to Resolve Water Conflicts. 'Education, Knowledge and Capacity Development Strategies' session, World Water Forum 5, Istanbul, Turkey.

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S., and S. Islam, 2009. Seasonal Forecasting in Bangladesh: Prediction and Preparation for Water Disasters, World Water Forum 5, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

2008

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Small, D. and S. Islam, 2008. “Low Frequency Variability in Fall Precipitation Across the United States from 1895 to 2004”, Water Resources Research, 2006WR005623R

Venturini, V., S. Islam and L. Rodríguez, 2008. “Estimation of Evaporative Fraction and Evapotranspiration From MODIS Products Using a Complementary Based Model”, Remote Sensing of Environment, 112(1),132-141.

Conferences and other Publications

Akanda, A.S., Jutla, A.S. and S. Islam, 2008. Understanding the Seasonality of Cholera Transmission in South Asia: The Role of Hydroclimatology. General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, April 13-18.

Akanda, A.S., and S. Islam, 2008. Role of seasonal streamflow forecasting in the Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna basin. General Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, April 13-18.

Jutla, A . S. and S. Islam, Instantaneous Shortwave Radiation for all Sky Conditions Using MODIS. General
Assembly of the European Geosciences Union, Vienna, Austria, April 13-18.

2007

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Venturini, V., L. Rodríguez, and S. Islam, 2007. “Metodología para la estimación de la facción evaporable y la evapotranspiración con productos MODIS” Revista de Teledetección de la Asociación Española de Teledetección, 27,44-52.

Conferences and other Publications

Akanda, A.S, Jutla, A. and Islam, S. 2007. Understanding the Hydrology of Cholera in South Asia, Proceedings of the American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, California, USA. Dec, 13-18.

Akanda, A.S, Jutla, A., and Islam, S. 2007. Hydrology of Cholera in South Asia: Issues of Seasonality, Scale and Remote Sensing, Boston-India Symposium: Essential Interfaces in Public Health, Boston. October, 22-23.

“A Synoptic View of Low Frequency Variability in Fall Precipitation Across the United States” Presented at the 2007 Joint Assembly, May 2007, Acapulco, Mexico, (with D. Small)

“An algorithm for estimating evapotranspiration for all sky conditions", Presented at the 2007 Joint Assembly, May 2007, Acapulco, Mexico, (with A. Jutla).

 

2006

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Small, D. and S. Islam. "Decadal variability in the frequency of fall precipitation over the United States," Geophysical Research Letters, VOL. 34, L02404, doi:10.1029/2006GL028610, 2006.

Small, D., S. Islam, and R. Vogel, 2006. "Trends in precipitation and streamflow in the eastern U.S.: Paradox or perception?", Geophysical Research Letters, VOL. 33, L03403, doi:10.1029/2005GL024995.

Batra, N., V. Venturini, G. Bisht, L. Jiang, and S. Islam, 2006. "Estimation and Comparison of Evapotranspiration from Multiple Satellites for Clear Sky Days", Remote Sensing of Environment, 103 (1), p.1-15.

C.F. Harvey, K.N. Ashfaque, W. Yu, A.B.M. Badruzzaman, M.A. Ali, Peter M. Oates, H. Michael, R. Neumann, R. Beckie, and, M.F. Ahmed, 2006. "Groundwater Dynamics and Arsenic Contamination in Bangladesh: Aquifer Flushing and the Source of Recharge", Chemical Geology, Vol. 228(1-3), doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2005.11.025.

Small, D. and S. Islam, 2006. "Temporal Invariance of Leading EOFs for Western United States Precipitation Over a  Range of Scales", Journal of Geophysical Research, 111, D07108, doi:10.1029/2005JD005876.

Jutla, A., D. Small, and S. Islam, 2006. "A precipitation dipole in eastern North America", Geophys. Res. Lett., 33, L21703, doi:10.1029/2006GL027500.

Conferences and other Publications

“An Abrupt Rise of fall: Decadal Precipitation Variability in the United States after 1950”, Presented at the 2006 AGU Joint Assembly, 23-26 May 2006, Baltimore, Maryland (with D. Small).

“Estimation of evaporative fraction and evapotranspiration from remotely sensed data using complementary relationship”, Presented at the 20th Conference in Hydrology, American Meteorologocal Society Annual Meeting, February 2006, (with V. Venturini, G. Bisht, and L. Rodriguez).

2005

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Bisht, G., V. Venturini, L. Jiang, and S. Islam, 2005. "Estimation of Net Radiation Using MODIS (Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) Terra Data", Remote Sensing of Environment, 97: 52-67.

C. Harvey, C. Swartz, A. B. M. Badruzzaman, N. Keon, W. Yu, M. Ali, J. Jay, R. Beckie, V. Niedan, D. Brabander, P. Oates, K. Ashfaque, S. Islam, H. Hemond, and M. F. Ahmed, 2005. “Groundwater arsenic contamination on the Ganges Delta: biogeochemistry, hydrology, human perturbations, and human suffering on a large scale.” C.R.Geoscience 337(2005): 285-296.

Conferences and other Publications

“Potential of Satellite-Based Models for Land Surface Evapotranspiration Estimation”, Presented at the 2004 AGU Joint Assembly, 23-26 May 2005, New Orleans (with L. Jiang, G. Bisht, V. Venturini, T.Carlson, W. and D.Tarpley)

“Predictability of Precipitation: Journey of a Toddler to High School and the Story of an Elephant and a Blind Person”, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. May 10, 2005.

 

2004

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Venturini, V., G. Bisht, L. Jiang, and S. Islam, 2004. “Comparison of evaporative fractions estimated from AVHRR and MODIS sensors overSouth Florida”, Remote Sensing of Environment, 93: 77-86.

Jiang, L., T. Carlson, and S. Islam, 2004. “Towards the Uncertainty of Surface Fluxes Estimation and Implications for Using a Simplified Approach With Remote Sensing Data”, Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing, 30(5): 769-787.

Conferences and other Publications

"Can we isolate an ENSO Signal in Precipitation?", Presented at the 2004 Joint Assembly, 17-21 May 2004, Montreal, Canada. (with D. Small)

"Removing the Contribution of ENSO from Daily Precipitation Timeseries", Presented at the EGU General Assembly, 25-30 April 2004, Nice, France. (with D. Small)

"Changes in the Intraseasonal Variability of Precipitation over the United States Associated with ENSO", Presented at the 84th American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting, 11-15 January 2004, Seattle, Washington (with D. Small)

2003

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Peer-reviewed Journals

C. Harvey, C. Swartz, A. B. M. Badruzzaman, N. Keon, W. Yu, M. Ali, J. Jay, R. Beckie, V. Niedan, D. Brabander, P. Oates, K. Ashfaque, S. Islam, H. Hemond, and M. F. Ahme, 2003. “Arsenic Mobility and Groundwater Extraction in Bangladesh: Technical Comments and Discussion.” Science,  300: 584b-584e.

Chang, D., R. Kothari, and S. Islam, 2003. ”Estimation of Soil Physical Properties Using Remotely Sensed Brightness Temperature Over the Southern Great Plains.” IEEE Transactions in Geoscience and Remote Sensing. 41(3): 664-674.

Jiang, L. and S. Islam, 2003. “An Intercomparison of Regional Latent Heat Flux Estimation Using Remote Sensing Data” Int’l  Journal of Remote Sensin 24(11): 2221-2236.

Conferences and other Publications

“Estimation of Net Radiation Using MODIS (Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometrer) Terrsa Data”, 2003 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 8-12, 2003. (with G. Bisht, V. Venturini, and L. Jiang).

“Comparison of Evaporative Fractions Estimated from AVHRR and MODIS Sensors Over South Florida”, 2003 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 8-12, 2003. (with V. Venturini, G. Bisht, and and L. Jiang).

“Satellite Based Daily Actual Evapotranspiration Estimation “, 2003 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 8-12, 2003. (with W. Guo, L. Jiang, S. Senerath, B. Ramsay, and E. Eltahir).

“Bridges with Engineering to Teach Authentic Inquiry-Based Mathematics and Science Courses to Middle and High School Students”, 2003 Frontiers in Education Conference, November 5 - 8, 2003, Boulder, Colorado (with Kukreti, AR, Davis K, Miller RA, Prather, EN, Fowler, TW, and Soled, SW).

“Analysis of Sub-seasonal Variability in Precipitation Over the United States”, 83rd Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, 13 February 2003. (with D. Small).

Purdue University “Estimation of Evapotranspiration Over Large Areas Using Remote sensing Observations”, April 14, 2003, West Lafayette.

 

2002

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Harvey, C., C. Swartz, A.B.M. Badruzzaman, N. Keon, W. Yu, M. Ali, J. Jay, R. Beckie, V. Niedan, D. Brabander, P. Oates, K. Ashfaque, S. Islam, H. Hemond, and M.F. Ahmed, 2002. “Arsenic Mobility and Groundwater Extraction in Bangladesh”, Science,
298: 1602-1606.

Conferences and other Publications

“Arsenic Contamination in the Ganges Basin: Hydrology, Spatial Variability, and Mobilization”. North Carolina State University, Department of Marine, Earth, & Atmospheric Sciences, September 16, 2002.

“A Voyage to Lilliput and Brobdingang: Scale Issues and Remote Sensing in Global Environmental Hydrology”. Northeastern University, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, May 02, 2002

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, February 10, 2002 “Scale Issues and Remote Sensing in Global Environmental Processes”.

 “Floods in South Asia Workshop”, South Asia Consortium for Interdisciplinary Water Resources Studies, November 28-30, 2002, Dhaka, Bangladesh “Hydrology of Floods in South Asia”.

“Hydrology, Spatial Variability, and Mobility of Arsenic in the Ganges Basin”. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, October 16, 2002.

“Arsenic Contamination in the Ganges Basin.” Environmental Protection Agency, EPA-UC Seminar Series, September 17, 2002.

 

2001

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Jiang, L. and S. Islam, 2001. “Estimation of Surface Evaporation Map over Southern Great Plains Using Remote Sensing Data”, Water Resources Research, 37(2): 329-340.

Whitaker, D. S. Wasimi,  and S. Islam, 2001. "The El-Nino Southern Oscillation and Long Range Forecasting of Flows in the Ganges” International J. of Climatology, 21:77-87.

Conferences and other Publications

“From Flood to Drought: Understanding the Water Dilemma in Bangladesh”, US Concept Paper on Thematic Area III, Proceedings of the US-Bangladesh Collaborative Workshop on the Ganges-Brahmaputtra-Meghna Delta of Bangladesh: Issues of Land, Water, and Environment, January 28-31, 2001, Gazipur, Dhaka, Bangaldesh.

“An event based study regarding possible acceleration of the hydrologic cycle”,. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Precipitation, Rockport, Maine, June 30-July 3, 2001 (with Small, D. & Eltahir, E.)

“From Flood to Drought: Understanding the Water Dilemma in Bangladesh” Presented at the US-Bangladesh Collaborative Workshop on the Ganges-Brahmaputtra-Meghna Delta of Bangladesh: Issues of Land, Water, and Environment, January 28-31, 2001, Gazipur, Dhaka, Bangaldesh.

“A Diagnostic Analysis of Possible Acceleration of the Hydrologic Cycle Using Precipitation Event Based Statistics”, Presented at the 4th International Scientific Conference on the Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment”, 10-14 September 2001, College de France, Paris. (with Small, D. and Eltahir, E.)

“Identification of Soil Physical Properties Using Remote Sensing and Artificial Neural Network”, Presented at the 4th International Scientific Conference on the Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment”, 10-14 September 2001, College de France, Paris. (with Chang, D. )

“An event based study regarding possible acceleration of the hydrologic cycle”, 7th International Conference on Precipitation, Rockport, Maine, June 30-July 3, 2001 (with Small, D. & Eltahir, E.)

"On the spatial variability of arsenic contamination in the groundwater of Bangladesh" , bibl. American Geophysical Union Spring Meeting, Boston, MA, May 29 - June 02. (2001) conference presentation Published. (with Karthik, B.and and Harvey, C.).

"A Geochemical and Hydrological Analysis of Arsenic Mobilization at a Field Site in Bangladesh". AGU Spring Meeting, Boston, MA, May 29 - June 02., (2001). conference presentation Published (with Harvey, C. F., Swartz, C. H., Ali, A., Badruzzman, B., Yu, W., Beckie, R., Niedan, V., Hug, S., Aeshbach-Hetig, W., Keon, N.,Islam, S., Brabander, D., Rahman, M., Rahman, H., Hemond, H., and Ahmed, F.)

Institute of Flood Control and Drainage Research, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, December 20, 2001 “Possible Acceleration of the Hydrologic Cycle: A Diagnostic Study”.

“A Voyage to Lilliput and Brobdingnag: Issues of Scales in Soil Moisture”, SSA Annual Meeting, September 2001, Charlotte, North Carolina.

 

2000

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Peer-reviewed Journals

Matsoukas, C., I. Rodriguez-Iturbe, and S. Islam, 2000. "Detrended Fluctuation Analysis of Rainfall and Stream Flow Time Series", Journal of Geophysical Research, 105(D23): 29,165-29,172.

"Artificial Neural Networks in Hydrology. I: Prelimiary Concepts," 5(2): 115-123, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 2000. (with the ASCE Task Committee on Applications of Artifical Neural Networks in Hydrology)

"Artificial Neural Networks in Hydrology. II: Hydrologic Applications," 5(2): 124-137, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 2000. (with the ASCE Task Committee on Applications of Artifical Neural Networks in Hydrology)

Kothari, R. and S. Islam, 2000. "Artificial Neural Networks in Remote Sensing of Hydrologic Processes," Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 138-144.

"Nonlinear Dynamics of Hourly Ozone Concentrations: Nonparametric Short Term Prediction: Discussion"34: 837-838, Atmospheric Environment, 2000. (with Chen, J., and Biswas, P.)

Chang, D., L. Jiang, and S. Islam, 2000. "Issues of Soil Moisture Coupling in MM5: Simulation of Diurnal Cycle Over the FIFE Area." Journal of Hydrometeorology
1(6): 477-490.

Islam, S. and R. Kothari, 2000. "Artificial Neural Networks in Remote Sensing of Hydrologic Processes." Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 5(2):138-144.

Conferences and other Publications

"The Arsenic Crisis in Bangladesh: A Geochemical Analysis", AGU Fall Meeting, Dec 2000. Conference Presentation Published. (with Shafiqul Islam Page 16 of 23 16 Swartz, C., N. Keon, B. Badruzzman, A. Ali, D. Brabander, W. Yu, S., M. Rahman, F. Ahmed, H. Rahman, S. Hug, M. Mustafa, M. Polz, L. Kuai, H. Hemond, C. Harvey)

"Is there a minimum error for surface fluxes” AGU 2000 Spring Meeting, Washington D.C., May 30- June 02 (with Jiang, L.)

"Estimation of Soil Properties from Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture Using Artificial Neural Network". AGU 2000 Spring Meeting, Washington D.C., May 30- June 02 (with Chang, D.)

 

1999

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"On the Estimation of Soil Moisture Profile and Surface Fluxes Partitioning From Sequential Assimilation of Surface Layer Soil Moisture", 220:86-103, Journal of Hydrology, 1999. (with Li, J.)

"A Methodology for Estimation of Evapotranspiration Over Large Areas Using Remote Sensing Information", 26(17): 2773-2776, Geophysical Research Letters, 1999. (with Jiang, L.)

"Fusion of Radar and Raingague Measurements for an Accurate Estimation of Rainfall", 104 (D24): 31,437 – 31,450, Journal of Geophysical Research, 1999. (with Matsoukas, C., and Kothari, R.)

"Approaches for Aggregating Heterogeneous Surface Parameters and Fluxes for Mesoscale and Climate Models"" 93:313-336, Boundary Layer Meteorology, 1999. (with
Hu, Z. and Jiang, L.)

"Spatial Charcaterization of Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture Data Using Self Organizing Feature Maps, 37(2): 1162-1165, IEEE Transactions in Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 1999. (with Kothari, R.)

Conferences and other Publications

"Estimation of Evaporation Over Large Areas Using Remote Sensing Data”. AGU 1999 Spring Meeting, Boston, May 26 - May 29, EOS Trans v79 S 37. (with Jiang, L.)

"Approaches for Aggregating Heterogeneous Surface Parameters and Fluxes from Mesoscale and Climate Models". AGU 1998 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 06-10, EOS Trans v79 F250. (with Jiang, L., and Hu, Z.)

"Estimation of Soil Properties from Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture Using Artificial Neural Network". AGU 1998 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 06-10, EOS Trans v79 F369 (with Chang, D.)

"A Statistical Model for the Ganges River Using ENSO and other Ancillary Information". AGU 1998 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 06-10, EOS Trans v79 F289. (with Whitaker, D., and Wasimi, S.)

"On the Estimation of Soil Moisture Profile by Sequential Assimilation of Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture". AGU 1998 Spring Meeting, Boston, May 26-29, EOS Trans v79 S 37. (with Li, J.)

 

1998

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Multiscaling Properties of Soil Moisture Images and Decomposition of large and Small Scale Features Using Wavelet Transforms," 19:2451-2467, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 1998. (with Hu, Z., and Cheng, Y.)

"Nonlinear Dynamics of Hourly Ozone Concentrations: Nonparametric Short Term
Prediction," 32:1839-48, Atmospheric Environment, 1998. (with Chen, J., and Biswas, P)

"Phase-space analysis of daily streamflow: Characterization and Prediction," 21:463-475, Advances in Water Resources, 1998. (with Liu, Q., Le, Y., and Rodriguez-Iturbe, I.)

"Effects of Subgrid-Scale Heterogeneity of Soil Wetness and Temperature on Grid-Scale Evaporation and its Parameterization", 17:1-15, International Journal of Climatology, 1998. (with Hu, Z.)

Conferences and other Publications

"Effects of Surface Heterogeneity on Land-Atmosphere-Feedback: Preliminary Results from a Coupled MM5-ECMWF Model". AGU 1998 Spring Meeting, Boston, May 26 - May 29, EOS Trans v79 S 138. (with Chang, D.H., and Jiang, L.)

"Spatial Characterization of Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture Data".AGU 1998 Spring Meeting, Boston, May 26 - May 29, EOS Trans v79 S 143. (with Thattai, D.)

"Intercomparison of Co-kriging and Artificial Neural Network for the Multi-Sensor Estimation of Rainfall", Presented at the Sixth International Conference on Precipitation, Mauna Lani Bay, Hawaii, June 29 - July 01, 1998. (with Matsoukas, and Kothari, R.)

"Detrended Fluctuation Analysis of Rainfall Data", Presented at the Sixth International Conference on Precipitation, Mauna Lani Bay, Hawaii, June 29 - July 01, 1998. (with Matsoukas, C., Parra-RosalesL., and Rodriguez-Iturbe, I.)

University of California at Los Angeles, March 2 1998 “Scale Issues in Hydrology”.

 

1997

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Evaluation of Sensitivity of Land Surface Hydrology Representation with and without Land-Atmosphere Feedback”, 11(1997): 1557- 1572, Hydrological Processes. (with Hu, Z. )

"Daily Temperature and Precipitation Relationships for Selected States within the Continental United States," 12(1997):1-12, Hydrological Science and Technology.(with Arendt, T.)

"Statistical Characterization of Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture Images, "61(1997):310-318, Remote Sensing of Environment. (with Hu, Z.,and Cheng, Y.)

“Effect of spatial variability on the scaling properties of land surface parameterizations," 83(1997): 441-461, Boundary Layer Meteorology. (with Hu, Z.)

"A Framework for Analyzing and Designing Scale Invariant Remote Sensing Algorithms," 35(3) (1997):747-755, IEEE Trans. in Geoscience and Remote Sensing. (with Hu, Z.)

Conferences and other Publications

"The Multisensor Fusion of Precipitation Measurements." AMS 1997 Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, February 2-7, 1997 (with Matsoukas, C., and Kothari, R.)

"On the Spatial Structure of Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture Images." AMS 1997 Annual Meeting, Long Beach, California, February 2-7, 1997. (with Hu, Z., and Cheng, Y.)

 

1996

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Why Bother for 0.0001% of Earth's Water: Challenges and Opportunities in Soil Moisture Research," 77(43) 1996: 420, EOS - Transactions of AGU (with Engman, T.)

"A Method to Evaluate the Importance of Interactions Between Land surface and Atmosphere," Water Resources Research, 32(8) (1996): 2497-2505. (with Hu, Z.)

"A factorial study of the energy and moisture transfer processes at the land surface," Journal of Hydrology, 174: 263-284, 1996. (with Arendt, T., and Hu, Z.)

"Fluid Mechanics and Hydraulic Systems: Physical Experiments an and Interactive Visualizations," McGraw Hill Inc., 1996, pp 63. (with Flanders, M.)

Conferences and other Publications

"Fusion of Raingage and Radar Measurements for an Accurate Estimation of Rainfall." AGU 1996 Spring Meeting, Baltimore, May 20 - May 24, EOS Trans v77 S 118. (with Matsoukas, C., and Kothari, R)

"Analysis of Effects of Nonlinearity and Subgrid Heterogeneity on Grid Scale Latent Heat Flux." AGU 1996 Spring Meeting, Baltimore, May 20 - May 24, EOS Trans v77 S 118. (with Hu, Z.)

 

1995

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"A model for monthly evaporation", Hydrological Science and Technology,10 (1- 4)(1995):79-89. (with Liu, Q., and Hu, Z.)

"Prediction of ground surface temperature and soil moisture content by the force-restore method," Water Resources. Research 31(10) (1995): 2531- 2539. (with Hu, Z.)

"Growth and decay of error in a numerical cloud model due to small initial perturbations and parameter changes", Journal of Applied Meteorology, 34(7)(1995):1622-1632. (with Hang L., and Bras R.L.) 

Conferences and other Publications

"On the Relationship Between Spin-Up Processes and Time Scale of Forcing for Land Surface Models." AGU 1995 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 11-15. (with Matsoukas C., and Hu, Z.)

“Prediction of Surface Temperature and Soil Moisture Using the Force-Restore Method." AGU 1995 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 11-15. (with Hu, Z.)

"Effects of Heterogeneity on the Performance of Land Surface Parameterizations". AGU 1995 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 11-15. (with Hu, Z.)

"Evaluation of Force-Restore Methods for the Prediction of Ground Surface Temperature." First International Conference on Water Resources Engineering, San Antonio, Texas, August 14-18, 1995. (with Hu, Z).

"Linearity, Nonlinearity, and Noise in Streamflow Dynamics." AGU 1995 Spring Meeting, Baltimore, May 30 - June 02, EOS Trans v76 n17 p124. (with Liu Q., and Rodriguez-Iturbe,I.).

"Analysis of the Influence of Surface Heterogeneity on the Remote Sensing Algorithms" AGU 1995 Spring Meeting, Baltimore, May 30 - June 02, EOS Trans v76 n17 p116. (with Shafiqul Islam Page 18 of 23 18 Hu, Z. )

 

1994

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Aggregation-disaggregation properties of a stochastic rainfall model," Water Resources Research, 30(12) 1994: 3423-3435. (with Bo Z., and Eltahir, E.)

"Estimation of the dominant degrees of freedom for air pollutant concentration data: Application to Ozone Measurements," Atmospheric Environment, 28(9) (1994):1707- 1714.(with Li I., and Biswas P.)

Conferences and other Publications

"Quantifying feedbacks between the land surface and the atmosphere" AGU 1994 Spring Meeting, Baltimore, May 23-27, EOS Trans v75 n16. (with Hu, Z.)

"Disaggregation of daily rainfall using a stochastic rainfall model." AGU 1994 Spring Meeting, Baltimore, May 23-27, EOS Trans v75 n16. (with Bo, Z., and Eltahir, E)
"Atmosphere-soil moisture interactions and climatic feedbacks in the Midwest" Oak Ridge Conference on Global Environmental Change, Oak Ridge, Tennesssee, 28-30 March 1994,

 

1993

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Predictability of mesoscale rainfall in the tropics", Journal of Applied Meteorology, 32(2)(1993):297-310. (with Bras R.L.and Emanuel K.)

“An Explanation For Low Correlation Dimension Estimates For the Atmosphere", Journal of Applied Meteorology, 32(2)(1993):203-208. (with  Bras R.L., and Rodriguez-
Iturbe I.)

Conferences and other Publications

"Estimation of Monthly evapotranspiration. AGU 1993 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 6-10, EOS Trans. v74 n43 p316.(with Liu Q., and Hu Z.)

"A factorial assessment of two commonly used land surface hydrology parameterizations." AGU 1993 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 6-10, EOS Trans. v74 n43 p140.(with Arendt R., and Hu Z.)

"Sensitivity of surface fluxes to land surface characteristics: Significance of land surface-atmosphere interactions." AGU 1993 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 6-10, EOS Trans. v74 n43 p164. (with Hu Z.)

"Effects of local heat advection on evaporation within an organized set of dry-warm and wet-cool surfaces." AGU 1993 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 6-10, EOS Trans v74 n43 p177. (with Bo Z.)

"Interactions between land surface variability, atmospheric moisture and mesoscale circulations." AGU 1993 Fall Meeting, San Francisco, December 6-10, EOS Trans. v74 n43 p142. (with Le Y.)

"Effects of flow pattern in mesoscale predictability” Presented at the Fourth Int'l Conference on Precipitation, University of Iowa, Iowa City, April 26-28, 1993. (with Li Q., and Bras R.L.)

Discussion Leader, International Conference on Floods in Bangladesh: An Interdisciplinary Analysis of Alternative Solution Strategies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, April 2-4, 1993, p66.5-103.5. "Floods in Bangladesh: Technical and Hydrological aspects."

"Predictability of rainfall at hydrologic scales." Pennsylvania State University, March 25, 1993 Shafiqul Islam Page 14 of 23 14

 

1992

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Conferences and other Publications

"Growth and decay of initial perturbations in a numerical cloud model" EOS Trans., AGU, 73(43), Fall Meeting Suppl. 1992. (with Li Q., and Bras R.L.)

"Effects of initial error characteristics on the predictability of rainfall." EOS Trans.,
AGU, 73(14), Spring Meeting Suppl., 1992 (with Bras R.L)

 

1991

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Reply to Burlando and Rosso on Parameter Estimation", Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmosphere, 96D(5)(1991):9397-9398. (with Entekhabi D., Bras R.L., and Rodriguez-Iturbe I.)

Conferences and other Publications

"Differences in 2-D and 3-D Simulations of rainfall: Effect of Dimensionality on Aggregation/Disaggregation Properties of Simulated Rainfall" EOS Trans., AGU, 72(44), Fall Meeting Suppl., 1991. (with Bras R.L.;)

"An explanation for Low Dimensional Chaos in Natural Systems". Spring Meeting ofAmerican Geophysical Union, Baltimore, Maryland, May 1991. (with Bras R.L., Rodriguez-Iturbe I.)

"Deterministic Signatures in Stochastic Systems with Power-Law Spectra" International Conference on Modeling of Rainfall: Hydrological and Meteorological Aspects: Texas, Feb 25-28, 1991.

 

1990

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Parameter Estimation and Sensitivity Analysis for the Modified Bartlett-Lewis Rectangular Pulses Model for Rainfall", Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmosphere, 95D(3)(1990):2093-2100. (with Entekhabi D., Bras R.L., and Rodriguez-Iturbe I.)

 

1989

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Comment on Parameter Estimation of Temporal Rainfall Models by Obeysekera et al.", Water Resources Research, 25(4)(1989):764-765. (with Bras R. and Rodriguez-Iturbe I.)

Conferences and other Publications

"A Distributed-parameter Real-Time Short-Term Prediction of Precipitation", Spring Meeting of the American Geophysical Union, Baltimore, Maryland, 1989; No: H41B-07. (with McLaughlin D., and Bras R.L.)

 

1988

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Peer-reviewed Journals

"Multidimensional Modeling of Cumulative Rainfall: Parameter Estimation and Model Adequacy Through a Continuum of Scales", Water Resources Research, 24(8):1317-1322, 1988. (with Bras R.L., and Rodriguez-Iturbe I.)

 

Selected Other Publications

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“Hydrology of Floods in South Asia”, In Floods in South Asia, Ed. P. Mollinga, in press.

“Effects of Topography, Soil Properties and Mean Soil Moisture on the Spatial Distribution of Soil Moisture: A Stochastic Analysis”, In Methods of Scaling in Soil Physics, Ed Y. Pachepsky, CRC Press, in press, 2003 (with Chang, D.)

“Spatial Organization and Characterization of Soil Physical Properties Using Self Organizing Feature Maps”, In Artificial Neural Networks in Hydrology Ed. Goviddaraju, R. and R. Rao, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 199-207, 2000. (with Kothari, R.)

“Enhancing Access to NEXRAD Data: A Critical National Resource”, Report from the Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment Panel, National Research Council, November 1999, National Academy Press, Washington D.C. (with the GEWEX Panel)

“The GEWEX Global Water Vapor Project (GVaP) – U.S. Opportunities”, Report from the Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment Panel, National Research Council, November 1999, National Academy Press, Washington D.C. (with the GEWEX Panel)

“GEWEX-CLIVAR: Coordination of U.S. Activities”, Report from the Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment Panel, National Research Council, November 1999, National Academy Press, Washington D.C. (with the GEWEX Panel)

“Artificial Neural Networks in Remote Sensing of Hydrologic Processes, ASCE Task Committee Report on “Applications of Artificial Neural Networks in Hydrology”, June 1999. (with Kothari, R.)

"Intercomparison of Co-kriging and Artificial Neural Network for the Multi-Sensor Estimation of Rainfall", Proceedings of the Sixth International Conference on Precipitation, Hawaii, June 29 - July 01, 1998. (with Matsoukas, C.,and Kothari, R.)

"The Multisensor Fusion of Precipitation Measurements."AMS Proceedings, 13 th Conference in Hydrology, 1997, J113-114. (with Matsoukas, and Kothari, R.)

"On the Spatial Structure of Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture Images." AMS Proceedings, Shafiqul Islam Page 12 of 23 12
13 th Conference in Hydrology, 1997, 356-358. (with Hu, Z., and Cheng, Y.)

"Relationships Between Spin-Up Time and the Time Scale of Forcing Data," GEWEX News, 6(1) (1996): 14-15. (with Hu, Z., and Matsoukas, C.)

"Evaluation of Force-Restore Methods for the Prediction of Ground Surface Temperature," Proceedings of the First International Conference on Water Resources Engineering, San Antonio, Texas, August 14-18, 1995. (with Hu, Z.)

"Effects of flow pattern in mesoscale predictability", Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Precipitation, University of Iowa, Iowa City, April 26-28, 1993. (with Li Q., and Bras R.L.)

"Predictability of Space-Time Averages for Tropical Rainfall", Proceedings of the III International Conference on Modeling of Rainfall: Hydrological and Meteorological Aspects; Texas, Feb 25-28, 1991. (with Bras R.L., and Emanuel K.)

“Adsorption, Retention, and Desorption of Radon and its Progeny on GAC", Proceedings of 1990 Annual AWWA Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio, June 1990 (with Lowry J., Pralkar A., Bezbarua B., and Gould T.)

"A Distributed Filtering Approach to Rainfall Prediction," Proceedings of the 8th Conference on Hydrometeorology, Calgary, Canada, Oct 22-26, 1990. (with McLaughlin D., Entekhabi D., French M., and Bras R.L.)

"Long-Term Strategies to Control Floods in Bangladesh", Proceedings of the Int'l Symposium on Floods in Bangladesh, MIT, Cambridge, Sept. 1-3, 1989.

"Parameter Estimation for the Modified Bartlett-Lewis Rectangular Pulses Model for rainfall", Proceedings of the Conference on Mesoscale Precipitation, MIT, 1988. (with Entekhabi D., Bras R.L., and Rodriguez-Iturbe I.)

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