Publications

In review / in revision

Clark, E. A., A. W. Wood, and B. Nijssen, 2017: Assessing ensemble particle filters for the estimation of model states for streamflow forecasting. Water Resources Research, in review.

Accepted

Mizukami, N., M. Clark, A. Newman, A. Wood, E. Gutmann, B. Nijssen, O. Rakovec, L. Samaniego, 2017: Towards seamless large domain parameter estimation for hydrologic models. Water Resources Research, accepted.

Endalamaw, A., W. R. Bolton, J. M. Young-Robertson, D. Morton, L. Hinzman, and B. Nijssen, 2017: Toward improved parameterization of a macro-scale hydrologic model in a discontinuous permafrost boreal forest ecosystem. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, accepted.

Published

Mendoza, P. A., A. W. Wood, E. Clark, E. Rothwell, M. P. Clark, B. Nijssen, L. D. Brekke, and J. R. Arnold, 2017: An intercomparison of approaches for improving predictability in operational seasonal streamflow forecasting. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, doi:10.5194/hess-21-3915-2017.

Newman, A. J., N. Mizukami, M. P. Clark, A. W. Wood, B. Nijssen, and G. Nearing, 2017: Benchmarking of a physically based hydrologic model. Journal of Hydrometeorology, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-16-0284.1.

Cassano, J., A. DuVivier, A. Roberts, M. Hughes, M. Seefeldt, M. Brunke, A. Craig, B. Fisel, W. Gutowski, J. Hamman, M. Higgins, W. Maslowski, B. Nijssen, R. Osinski, X. Zeng, 2017: Near surface atmospheric climate of the Regional Arctic System Model (RASM). Journal of Climate, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0775.1.

Houze, R., L. McMurdie, W. Petersen, M. Schwaller, W. Baccus, J. Lundquist, C. Mass, B. Nijssen, S. Rutledge, D. Hudak, S. Tanelli, J. Mace, M. Poellet, D. Lettenmaier, J. Zagrodnik, A. Rowe, J. DeHart, L. Madaus, and H. Barnes, 2017: The Olympic Mountains Experiment (OLYMPEX). Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0182.1.

Hamman, J., B. Nijssen, A. Roberts, A. Craig, W. Maslowski, and R. Osinski, 2017: The coastal streamflow flux in the Regional Arctic System Model. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, doi:10.1002/2016JC012323.

Gergel, D. R., B. Nijssen, J. T. Abatzoglou, D. P. Lettenmaier, M. R. Stumbaugh, 2017: Effects of climate change on snowpack and fire potential in the western United States. Climatic Change, doi:10.1007/s10584-017-1899-y.

Clark, M. P., B. Nijssen, and C. Luce, 2017: An analytical test case for snow models. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2016WR019672.

Zhou, T., I. Haddeland, B. Nijssen, and D.P. Lettenmaier, 2016: Human‐induced changes in the global water cycle. In Terrestrial water cycle and climate change: Natural and human-induced impacts, edited by Q. Tang and T. Oki, American Geophysical Union, ISBN-13:978-1118971765.

Hamman, J., B. Nijssen, M. Brunke, J. Cassano, A. Craig, A. DuVivier, M. Hughes, D. P. Lettenmaier, W. Maslowski, R. Osinski, A. Roberts, and X. Zeng, 2016: The land surface climate in the Regional Arctic System Model. Journal of Climate, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0415.1.

Sun, N., Yearsley, J., Baptiste, M., Cao, Q., Lettenmaier, D.P., Nijssen, B., 2016: A spatially distributed model for assessment of the effects of changing land use and climate on urban stream quality. Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/hyp.10964.

Xiao, M., B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2016: Drought in the Pacific Northwest, 1920-2013. Journal of Hydrometeorology, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-15-0142.1.

Mizukami, N., M. P. Clark, K. Sampson, B. Nijssen, Y. Mao, H. McMillan, R. J. Viger, S. L. Markstrom, L. E. Hay, R. Woods, J. R. Arnold, and L. D. Brekke, 2016: mizuRoute version 1: a river network routing tool for continental domain water resources applications. Geoscientific Model Development, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-2223-2016.

Anghileri, D., N. Voisin, A. Castelletti, F. Pianosi, B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2016: Value of long-term streamflow forecast to reservoir operations for water supply in snow-dominated catchments. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2015WR017864.

Cao, Q., N. Sun, J. Yearsley, B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2016: Climate and land cover effects on the temperature of Puget Sound streams. Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/hyp.10784.

Zhou, T., B. Nijssen, H. Gao, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2016: The contribution of reservoirs to global land surface water storage variations. Journal of Hydrometeorology, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-15-0002.1.

Mizukami, N., M. P. Clark , E. D. Gutmann , P. A. Mendoza , A. J. Newman, B. Livneh, B. Nijssen, L. Hay , L. D. Brekke , J. R. Arnold, 2016: Implications of the methodological choices for hydrologic portrayals over the contiguous United States: Statistically downscaled forcing data and hydrologic models. Journal of Hydrometeorology, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-14-0187.1.

DuVivier, A.K., J. Cassano, A. Craig, J. Hamman, W. Maslowski, B. Nijssen, R. Osinski, and A. Roberts, 2016: Winter atmospheric buoyancy forcing and oceanic response during strong wind events around southeastern Greenland in the Regional Arctic System Model (RASM) for 1990-2010. Journal of Climate, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0592.1.

Newman, A. J., M. P. Clark, J. Craig, B. Nijssen, A. W. Wood, E. Gutmann, N. Mizukami, L. Brekke, J. R. Arnold, 2015: Gridded ensemble precipitation and temperature estimates for the contiguous United States. Journal of Hydrometeorology, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-15-0026.1.

Livneh, B., T. Bohn, D. Pierce, F. Munoz-Arriola, B. Nijssen , R. Vose , D. Cayan, L. Brekke, 2015: A spatially comprehensive, hydrometeorological data set for Mexico, the U.S., and southern Canada 1950-2013. Nature Scientific Data, doi:10.1038/sdata.2015.42.

Clark, E. A., J. Sheffield, M. T. H. van Vliet, B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2015: Continental runoff into the oceans (1950-2008). Journal of Hydrometeorology, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-14-0183.1.

Mao, Y., B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2015: Is climate change implicated in the 2013-2014 California drought? A hydrologic perspective. Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1002/2015GL063456.

Clark, M. P., B. Nijssen, J. Lundquist, D. Kavetski, D. Rupp, R. Woods, J. Freer, E. Gutmann, A. Wood, L. Brekke, J. Arnold, D. Gochis, R. Rasmussen, 2015: A unified approach for process-based hydrologic modeling: Part 1. Modeling concept. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2015WR017198.

Clark, M. P., B. Nijssen, J. Lundquist, D. Kavetski, D. Rupp, R. Woods, J. Freer, E. Gutmann, A. Wood, D. Gochis, R. Rasmussen, D. Tarboton, V. Mahat, G. Flerchinger, D. Marks, 2015: A unified approach for process-based hydrologic modeling: Part 2. Model implementation and case studies. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2015WR017200.

Vano, J., B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2015: Seasonal hydrologic responses to climate change in the Pacific Northwest. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/2014WR015909.

Adam, J. C., J. C. Stephens, S. H. Chung, M. P. Brady, R. D. Evans, C. E. Kruger, B. K. Lamb, M. Liu, C. O. Stöckle, J. K. Vaughan, K. Rajagopalan, J. A. Harrison, C. L. Tague, A. Kalyanaraman, Y. Chen, A. Guenther, F.-Y. Leung, L. R. Leung, A. B. Perleberg, J. Yoder, E. Allen, S. Anderson, B. Chandrasekharan, K. Malek, T. Mullis, C. Miller, T. Nergui, J. Poinsatte, J. Reyes, J. Zhu, J. S. Choate, X. Jiang, R. Nelson, J.-H. Yoon, G. G. Yorgey, K. Johnson, K. J. Chinnayakanahalli, A. F. Hamlet, B. Nijssen, and V. Walden, 2015: BioEarth: Envisioning and developing a new regional earth system model to inform natural and agricultural resource management. Climatic Change, doi:10.1007/s10584-014-1115-2.

Roberts, A., A. Craig, W. Maslowski, R. Osinski, A. DuVivier, M. Hughes, B. Nijssen, J. Cassano, and M. Brunke, 2015: Simulating transient ice–ocean Ekman transport in the Regional Arctic System Model and Community Earth System Model. Annals of Glaciology, doi:10.3189/2015AoG69A760.

Mishra, V., A. Ganguly, R. , B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2015: Changes in observed climate extremes in global urban areas. Environmental Research Letters, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/10/2/024005.

Nijssen, B., S. Shukla, C. Lin, H. Gao, T. Zhou, Ishottama, J. Sheffield, E. F. Wood, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2014: A prototype Global Drought Information System based on multiple land surface models. Journal of Hydrometeorology, doi:10.1175/jhm-d-13-090.1.

Zhou, T., B. Nijssen, G. J. Huffman, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2014: Evaluation of real-time satellite precipitation data for global drought monitoring. Journal of Hydrometeorology, doi:10.1175/jhm-d-13-0128.1.

Demaria, E. M. C., B. Nijssen, J. B. Valdés, D. A. Rodriguez, and F. Su, 2014: Satellite precipitation in southeastern South America: How do sampling errors impact high flow simulations?. Intl. J. River Basin Management, doi:10.1080/15715124.2013.865637.

Livneh, B., E.A. Rosenberg, C. Lin, B. Nijssen, V. Mishra, K. Andreadis, E.P. Maurer, and D.P. Lettenmaier, 2013: A long-term hydrologically based data set of land surface fluxes and states for the conterminous United States: Updates and extensions. Journal of Climate, doi:10.1175/JCLI-D-12-00508.1.

Bohn, T.J., B. Livneh, J.W. Oyler, S.W. Running, B. Nijssen, and D.P. Lettenmaier, 2013: Global evaluation of MTCLIM and related algorithms for forcing of ecological and hydrological models. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, doi:10.1016/j.agrformet.2013.03.003.

Schaner, N., N. Voisin, B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2012: The contribution of glacier melt to streamflow. Environmental Research Letters, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/3/034029.

Gao, Y., L. R. Leung, E. P. Salathé, Jr., F. Dominguez, B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2012: Moisture flux convergence in regional and global climate models: Implications for droughts in the southwestern United States under climate change. Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1029/2012gl051560.

Chief, K., P.A. Ferré, and B. Nijssen, 2008: Correlation between air permeability and saturated hydraulic conductivity: Unburned and burned soils. Soil Science Society of America Journal, doi:10.2136/sssaj2006.0416.

Demaria, E. M., B. Nijssen, and T. Wagener, 2007: Monte Carlo sensitivity analysis of land surface parameters using the Variable Infiltration Capacity model. Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2006JD007534.

Desilets, S. L. E., B. Nijssen, B. Ekwurzel, P. A. Ferré, 2007: Post-wildfire changes in suspended sediment rating curves: Sabino Canyon, Arizona. Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/hyp.6352.

de Gonçalves, L. G. G., W. J. Shuttleworth, B. Nijssen, E. J. Burke, J. A. Marengo, S. C. Chou, P. Houser, and D. L. Toll, 2006: Evaluation of model-derived and remotely sensed precipitation products for continental South America. Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2005JD006276.

Kim, T. W., J. B. Valdés, B. Nijssen, and D. Roncayolo, 2006: Quantification of linkages between large-scale climatic patterns and precipitation in the Colorado River Basin. Journal of Hydrology, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2005.07.043.

Chief, K., P. A. Ferré, and B. Nijssen, 2006: Field testing of a Soil Corer Air Permeameter (SCAP) in desert soils. Vadose Zone Journal, doi:10.2136/vzj2006.0063.

Whitaker, M. P. L., P. A. Ferré, B. Nijssen, and J. Washburne, 2006: Design and testing of a low-cost soil-drying oven. Vadose Zone Journal, doi:10.2136/vzj2005.0075.

Ziegler, A. D., E. P. Maurer, J. Sheffield, B. Nijssen, E. F. Wood and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2005: Detection time for plausible changes in annual precipitation, evapotranspiration, and streamflow in three Mississippi River sub-basins. Climatic Change, doi:10.1007/s10584-005-5379-4.

Nijssen, B., and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2004: Effect of precipitation sampling error on simulated hydrological fluxes and states: Anticipating the Global Precipitation Measurement satellites. Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/2003JD003497.

Bowling, L. C., D. P. Lettenmaier, B. Nijssen, L. P. Graham, D. Clark, M. El Maayar, R. Essery, S. Goers, Y. Gusev, F. Habets, B. van den Hurk, J. Jin, K. Kahan, D. Lohmann, X. Ma, S. Mahanama, D. Mocko, O. Nasonova, G.-Y. Niu, P. Samuelsson, A. Shmakin, K. Takata, D. Verseghy, P. Viterbo, Y. Xia, Y. Xue, and Z.-L. Yang, 2003: Simulation of high-latitude hydrological processes in the Torne-Kalix basin: PILPS Phase 2(e) 1. Experiment description and summary intercomparisons. Global and Planetary Change, doi:10.1016/S0921-8181(03)00003-1.

Nijssen, B., L. C. Bowling, D. P. Lettenmaier, D. B. Clark, M. El Maayar, R. Essery, S. Goers, Y. M. Gusev, F. Habets, B. Van Den Hurk, J. Jin, D. Kahan, D. Lohmann, X. Ma, S. Mahanama, D. Mocko, O. Nasonova, G.-Y. Niu, P. Samuelsson, A.B. Shmakin, K. Takata, D. Verseghy, P. Viterbo, Y. Xia, Y. Xue, Y., and Z.-L. Yang, 2003: Simulation of high latitude hydrological processes in the Torne-Kalix basin: PILPS Phase 2(e) 2. Comparison of model results with observations. Global and Planetary Change, doi:10.1016/S0921-8181(03)00004-3.

Bowling, L.C., D.P. Lettenmaier, B. Nijssen, J. Polcher, R.D. Koster, D. Lohmann, 2003: Simulation of high-latitude hydrological processes in the Torne-Kalix basin: PILPS Phase 2(e) 3. Equivalent model representation and sensitivity experiments. Global and Planetary Change, doi:10.1016/S0921-8181(03)00005-5.

Ziegler, A. D., J. Sheffield, E. P. Maurer, B. Nijssen, E. F. Wood, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2003: Detection of intensification in global- and continental-scale hydrological cycles: Temporal scale of evaluation. Journal of Climate, doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2003)016<0535:DOIIGA>2.0.CO;2.

Maurer, E. P., A. W. Wood, J. C. Adam, D. P. Lettenmaier, and B. Nijssen, 2002: A long-term hydrologically based dataset of land surface fluxes and states for the conterminous United States. Journal of Climate, doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2002)015<3237:ALTHBD>2.0.CO;2.

Nijssen, B., and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2002: Water balance dynamics of a boreal forest watershed: White Gull Creek basin, 1994-1996. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1029/2001wr000699.

Chen, C.-T., B. Nijssen, J. Guo, L. Tsang, A. W. Wood, J.-N. Hwang, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2001: Passive microwave remote sensing of snow constrained by hydrological simulations. Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, doi:10.1109/36.942553.

Nijssen, B., G. M. O'Donnell, A.F. Hamlet, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2001: Hydrologic sensitivity of global rivers to climate change. Climatic Change, doi:10.1023/A:1010616428763.

Nijssen, B., G. M. O'Donnell, D. P. Lettenmaier, D. Lohmann, and E. F. Wood, 2001: Predicting the discharge of global rivers. Journal of Climate, doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2001)014<3307:PTDOGR>2.0.CO;2.

Nijssen, B., R. Schnur, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2001: Global retrospective estimation of soil moisture using the variable infiltration capacity land surface model, 1980-93. Journal of Climate, doi:10.1175/1520-0442(2001)014<1790:GREOSM>2.0.CO;2.

Comanor, K., B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 2001: Comment on 'Five-minute, 1/2°, and 1° data sets of continental watersheds and river networks for use in regional and global hydrologic and climate modeling studies' by Graham et al.. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1029/2000WR900189.

Nijssen, B., and D. P. Lettenmaier, 1999: A simplified approach for predicting shortwave radiation transfer through boreal forest canopies. Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/1999JD900377.

O'Donnell, G., B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 1999: A simple algorithm for generating streamflow networks for grid-based, macroscale hydrological models. Hydrological Processes, doi:10.1002/(SICI)1099-1085(19990615)13:8<1269::AID-HYP806>3.0.CO;2-R.

Lohmann, D., E. Raschke, B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 1998: Regional scale hydrology: I. Formulation of the VIC-2L model coupled to a routing model. Hydrological Sciences Journal, doi:10.1080/02626669809492107.

Lohmann, D., E. Raschke, B. Nijssen, and D. P. Lettenmaier,, 1998: Regional scale hydrology: II. Application of the VIC-2L model to the Weser River, Germany. Hydrological Sciences Journal, doi:10.1080/02626669809492108.

Nijssen, B., I. Haddeland, and D. P. Lettenmaier, 1997: Point evaluation of a surface hydrology model for BOREAS. Journal of Geophysical Research, doi:10.1029/97JD01217.

Wood, E. F., D. Lettenmaier, X. Liang, B. Nijssen, and S. W. Wetzel, 1997: Hydrological modeling of continental-scale basins. Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, doi:10.1146/annurev.earth.25.1.279.

Nijssen, B., D. P. Lettenmaier, X. Liang, S. W. Wetzel, and E. F. Wood, 1997: Streamflow simulation for continental-scale river basins. Water Resources Research, doi:10.1029/96WR03517.

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