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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: Effects of Agricultural Water Management and Land Use Practices on Regional Water Quality

Location: Contaminant Fate and Transport Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Moving forward on remote sensing of soil salinity at regional scale - (Other)
Scudiero, E., Corwin, D.L., Anderson, R.G., Skaggs, T.H. 2016. Moving forward on remote sensing of soil salinity at regional scale. Frontiers in Environmental Science. 4:65. doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2016.00065.

Comparative regional-scale soil salinity assessment with near-ground apparent electrical conductivity and remote sensing canopy reflectance - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Scudiero, E., Skaggs, T.H., Corwin, D.L. 2016. Comparative regional-scale soil salinity assessment with near-ground apparent electrical conductivity and remote sensing canopy reflectance. Ecological Indicators. 70:276-284. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.06.015.

Quantifying tight-gas sandstone permeability via critical path analysis - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Ghanbarian, B., Torres-Verdin, C., Skaggs, T.H. 2016. Quantifying tight-gas sandstone permeability via critical path analysis. Advances in Water Resources. 92:316-322. doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.04.015.

Soil degradation in farmlands of California’s San Joaquin Valley resulting from drought-induced land-use changes - (Abstract Only)

Impact of water use efficiency on eddy covariance flux partitioning using correlation structure analysis - (Abstract Only)

FLUXPART: An FOSS solution for Eddy covariance flux partitioning - (Abstract Only)

Transport, retention, and long-term release behavior of ZnO nanoparticle aggregates in saturated quartz sand: Role of solution pH and biofilm coating - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Han, Y., Hwang, G., Kim, D., Bradford, S.A., Lee, B., Eom, I., Je Kim, P., Choi, S.Q., Kim, H. 2015. Transport, retention, and long-term release behavior of ZnO nanoparticle aggregates in saturated quartz sand: Role of solution pH and biofilm coating. Water Research. 90:247-257. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2015.12.009.

Critical role of surface roughness on colloid retention and release in porous media - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torkzaban, S., Bradford, S.A. 2015. Critical role of surface roughness on colloid retention and release in porous media. Water Research. 88:274-284. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2015.10.022.

Estimation of water flux in urban area using eddy covariance measurements in Riverside, Southern California - (Abstract Only)

Using satellite-based estimates of evapotranspiration and groundwater changes to determine anthropogenic water fluxes in land surface models Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anderson, R.G., Lo, M., Swenson, S., Famiglietti, J.S., Tang, Q., Skaggs, T.H., Lin, Y., Wu, R. 2015. Using satellite-based estimates of evapotranspiration and groundwater changes to determine anthropogenic water fluxes in land surface models. Geoscientific Model Development. 8:3021-3031. doi: 10.5194/gmd-8-3021-2015.

Reproducible research in vadose zone sciences - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skaggs, T.H., Young, M.H., Vrugt, J.A. 2015. Reproducible research in vadose zone sciences. Vadose Zone Journal. doi: 10.2136/vz2015.06.0088.

Open software tools for eddy covariance flux partitioning - (Abstract Only)

Using eddy covariance and flux partitioning to assess basal, soil, and stress coefficients for crop evapotranspiration models - (Abstract Only)

Using eddy covariance and flux partitioning to assess basal, soil, and stress coefficients for crop evapotranspiration models - (Abstract Only)

Colloid release and clogging in porous media: Effects of solution ionic strength and flow velocity - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torkzaban, S., Bradford, S.A., Vanderzalm, J., Patterson, B.M., Harris, B., Prommer, H. 2015. Colloid release and clogging in porous media: Effects of solution ionic strength and flow velocity. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 181: 161-171.doi: 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2015.06.005.

Soil carbon and nitrogen stocks of different Hawaiian sugarcane cultivars Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Tirado-Corbala, R., Anderson, R.G., Wang, D., Ayars, J.E. 2015. Soil carbon and nitrogen stocks of different Hawaiian sugarcane cultivars. Agronomy. 5(2):239. doi: 10.3390/agronomy5020239.

A soil moisture accounting-procedure with a Richards' equation-based soil texture-dependent parameterization - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Mathias, S.A., Skaggs, T.H., Quinn, S.A., Egan, S.N., Finch, L.E., Oldham, C.D. 2015. A soil moisture accounting-procedure with a Richards' equation-based soil texture-dependent parameterization. Water Resources Research. 51:506-523.

Analytical steady-state solutions for water-limited cropping systems using saline irrigation water - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skaggs, T.H., Anderson, R.G., Corwin, D.L., Suarez, D.L. 2014. Analytical steady-state solutions for water-limited cropping systems using saline irrigation water. Water Resources Research. 50(12):9656–9674. doi: 10.1002/2014WR016058.

New steady-state models for water-limited cropping systems using saline irrigation waters: Analytical solutions and applications - (Abstract Only)

Long-rotation sugarcane in Hawaii sustains high carbon accumulation and radiation use efficiency in 2nd year of growth Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Anderson, R.G., Tirado-Corbala, R., Wang, D., Ayars, J.E. 2014. Long-rotation sugarcane in Hawaii sustains high carbon accumulation and radiation use efficiency in 2nd year of growth. Agriculture, Ecosystems and Environment. 199:216-224.

Transport, retention, and size perturbation of graphene oxide in saturated porous media: Effects of input concentration and grain size - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sun, Y., Gao, B., Bradford, S.A., Wu, L., Chen, H., Shi, X., Wu, J. 2014. Transport, retention, and size perturbation of graphene oxide in saturated porous media: Effects of input concentration and grain size. Water Research. 68:24-33.

Controls on interannual variation in evapotranspiration and water use efficiency in a mature, furrow-irrigated peach orchard - (Abstract Only)

New steady-state models for water-limited cropping systems using saline irrigation waters: Analytical solutions and applications - (Abstract Only)

An explanation for differences in the process of colloid adsorption in batch and column studies - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Treumann, S., Torkzaban, S., Bradford, S.A., Visalakshan, R.M., Page, D. 2014. An explanation for differences in the process of colloid adsorption in batch and column studies. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 164:219-229.

Coupled effects of hydrodynamic and solution chemistry conditions on long-term nanoparticle transport and deposition in saturated porous media - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Sasidharan, S., Torkzaban, S., Bradford, S.A., Dillon, P.J., Cook, P.G. 2014. Coupled effects of hydrodynamic and solution chemistry conditions on long-term nanoparticle transport and deposition in saturated porous media. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 457:169-179.

The use of numerical flow and transport models in environmental analyses - (Book / Chapter)
van Genuchten, M.Th., Naveira-Cotta, C., Skaggs, T.H., Raoof, A., Pontedeiro, E.M. 2014. The use of numerical flow and transport models in environmental analyses. In:Teixeira, W.G., et al., editors. Application of soil physics in environmental analyses: Measuring, modelling and data integration, progress in soil science. Switzerland:Springer International. p. 349-376.

Global sensitivity analysis for UNSATCHEM simulations of crop production with degraded waters - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skaggs, T.H., Suarez, D.L., Corwin, D.L. 2014. Global sensitivity analysis for UNSATCHEM simulations of crop production with degraded waters. Vadose Zone Journal. DOI: 10.2136/vzj2013.09.0171.

Divergence of reference evapotranspiration estimates under advective tropical conditions - (Abstract Only)

Retention and remobilization of stabilized silver nanoparticles in an undisturbed loamy sand soil Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Liang, Y., Bradford, S.A., Simunek, J., Heggen, M., Vereecken, H., Klumpp, E. 2013. Retention and remobilization of stabilized silver nanoparticles in an undisturbed loamy sand soil. Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. 47:12229-12237.

Evaporation, transpiration, and ecosystem water use efficiency in a multi-annual sugarcane production system in Hawai’i, USA - (Abstract Only)

Release of quantum dot nanoparticles in porous media: Role of cation exchange and aging time Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Torkzaban, S., Bradford, S.A., Wan, J., Tokunaga, T., Masoudih, A. 2013. Release of quantum dot nanoparticles in porous media: Role of cation exchange and aging time. Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. 47(20):11528-11536.

Numerical modeling of contaminant transport using HYDRUS and its specialized modules Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Simunek, J., Jacques, D., Langergraber, G., Bradford, S.A., Sejna, M., Van Genuchten, M.T. 2013. Numerical modeling of contaminant transport using HYDRUS and its specialized modules. Journal of Indian Institute of Sciences. 93(2):265-284.

Limited transport of functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotubes in two natural soils Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Kasel, D., Bradford, S.A., Simunek, J., Putz, T., Vereecken, H., Klumpp, E. 2013. Limited transport of functionalized multi-walled carbon nanotubes in two natural soils. Environmental Pollution. 180:152-158.

Colloid transport in dual-permeability media Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Leij, F.J., Bradford, S.A. 2013. Colloid transport in dual-permeability media. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 150:65-76.

Exact analytical solutions for contaminant transport in rivers 1. The equilibrium advection-dispersion equation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Genuchten, M.T., Leij, F.J., Skaggs, T.H., Toride, N., Bradford, S.A., Pontedeiro, E.M. 2013. Exact analytical solutions for contaminant transport in rivers 1. The equilibrium advection-dispersion equation. Journal of Hydrology and Hydromechanics. 61(2):146-160.

Exact analytical solutions for contaminant transport in rivers 2. Transient storage and decay chain solutions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Van Genuchten, M.T., Leij, F.J., Skaggs, T.H., Toride, N., Bradford, S.A., Pontedeiro, E.M. 2013. Exact analytical solutions for contaminant transport in rivers 2. Transient storage and decay chain solutions. Journal of Hydrology and Hydromechanics. 61(3):250-259.

Analytical solutions of the one-dimensional advection-dispersion solute transport equation subject to time-dependent boundary conditions Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perez-Guerrero, J.S., Pontedeiro, E.M., Van Genuchten, M.T., Skaggs, T.H. 2013. Analytical solutions of the one-dimensional advection-dispersion solute transport equation subject to time-dependent boundary conditions. Chemical Engineering Journal. 221:487-491.

Solute transport in a loamy soil under subsurface porous clay pipe irrigation Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Siyal, A.A., Van Genuchten, M.T., Skaggs, T.H. 2013. Solute transport in a loamy soil under subsurface porous clay pipe irrigation. Agricultural Water Management. 121(2013):73-80.

Effects of soil hydraulic and transport parameter uncertainty on predictions of solute transport in large lysimeters Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Skaggs, T.H., Suarez, D.L., Goldberg, S.R. 2013. Effects of soil hydraulic and transport parameter uncertainty on predictions of solute transport in large lysimeters. Vadose Zone Journal. doi:10.2136/vzj2012.0143.

Analytical solution for the advection-dispersion transport equation in layered media Reprint Icon - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Perez Guerrero, J.S., Pimentel, L.C., Skaggs, T.H. 2012. Analytical solution for the advection-dispersion transport equation in layered media. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer. 56:274-282.

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