Watershed Dynamics Research Group
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
University of Washington

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Journal Publications Under Review

Frans, C., E. Istanbulluoglu, D. P. Lettenmaier, G. C. Clarke, T. Bohn, and M. Stumbaugh (2015). Risks to glacier fed water resources: hydrological change in the Hood River Basin, OR U.S.A. 1916-2099. Hydrological Processes (under review)

Caracciolo, D., E. Istanbulluoglu, L.V. Noto, and S. Collins (2015). Modeling Shrub Encroachment in Norther Chihuahuan Desert Grassland using a Cellular Automaton Model. Advances in Water Resources (under review)

Yetemen, O., E. Istanbulluoglu, and A. Duvall (2015). Solar Radiation as a Global Driver of Hillslope Asymmetry. Water Resources Research (under review)

Frans, C., E. Istanbulluoglu, D. P. Lettenmaier, B. Naz, G. C. Clarke, T. Condom, P. Burns and A. Nolin (2015). Hydrologic response to glacier recession in the Cordillera Real, Bolivia Water Resources Research (under review)

Refereed Archival Journal Publications

Wang, T., E. Istanbulluoglu, D. Wedin, and P. Hanson (2015). Impacts of devegetation on the temporal evolution of soil saturated hydraulic conductivity in a vegetated sand dune area. Environ Earth Sci.DOI 10.1007/s12665-014-3936-8.

Yetemen, O., E. Istanbulluoglu, J.H. Flores-Cervantes, E.R. Vivoni and R.L.Bras (2015). Modeling the ecohydrologic role of solar radiation on catchment development in semiarid ecosystems. Water Resources Research doi/10.1002/2014WR016169

Strauch, R.L., C. Raymond, R.M. Rochefort, and A.F. Hamlet (2015). Adapting transportation to climate change on federal lands in Washington State, U.S.A.. Climatic Change doi/10.1007/s10584-015-1357-7

Caracciolo, D., L.V. Noto, E. Istanbulluoglu, S. Fatichi, and X. Zhou (2014). Climate change and Ecotone boundaries: Insights from a cellular automata ecohydrology model in a Mediterranean catchment with aspect controlled vegetation patterns. Advances in Water Resources, v. 73 (11), p. 159-175.

Chang, J., Y. Wang, E. Istanbulluoglu, T. Bai, Q. Huang, D. Yang, and S. Huang (2014). Impact of climate change and human activities on runoff in the Weihe River Basin, China, Quaternary International , http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.quaint.2014.03.048.

Flores-Cervantes, J.H., E. Istanbulluoglu, E.R. Vivoni, and R.L. Bras (2014). A geomorphic perspective on terrain-modulated organization of vegetation productivity: Analysis in two semiarid grassland ecosystems in Southwestern United States. Ecohydrology DOI: 10.1002/eco.1333.

Gutiérrez-Jurado, H.A., E.R. Vivoni, C. Cikoski, J.B.J. Harrison, R.L. Bras, and E. Istanbulluoglu(2013), On the observed ecohydrologic dynamics of a semiarid basin with contrasting ecosystems. Water Resources Research, 49, doi:10.1002/ 2013WR014364

Zhou X., E. Istanbulluoglu, and E.R. Vivoni (2013), Modeling the ecohydrological role of aspect-controlled radiation on tree-grass-shrub coexistence in a semiarid climate, Water Resources Research, doi:10.1002/wrcr.20259.

Bracht-Flyr B., E. Istanbulluoglu, and S. Fritz (2013). A hydro-climatological lake classification model based on the Budyko hypothesis and its evaluation using global data. Journal of Hydrology,486, 376–383.

Frans, C., E. Istanbulluoglu, Mishra, V., Munoz-Arriola, F., and D.P. Lettenmaier (2013). Are climatic or land cover changes the dominant cause of runoff trends in the Upper Mississippi River Basin? Geophysical Research Letters, 1104–1110, doi:10.1002/grl.50262.

Soylu E., J.D. Lenters, E. Istanbulluoglu, and S.P. Loheide (2012). On evapotranspiration and shallow groundwater fluctuations: A Fourier-based improvement to the White method. Water Resources Research, 48, W06506, doi:10.1029/2011WR010964

Herrman, K.S., D.T. Scott, J.D. Lenters, and E. Istanbulluoglu(2012). Nutrient loss following Phragmites australis removal in controlled soil mesocosms. Journal of Water, Air, and Soil Pollution,223, 1-12. DOI 10.1007/s11270-012-1113-9.

Francipane A., V. Y. Ivanov, L.V. Noto, Istanbulluoglu E., Arnone E., and R. L. Bras (2012). tRIBS-Erosion: a parsimonious physically-based model for studying catchment hydro-geomorphic response, CATENA. doi:10.1016/j.catena.2011.10.005.

Istanbulluoglu E., T. Wang, O. M. Wright, and J.D. Lenters (2012). Interpretation of Hydrological Trends from a water balance perspective: The role of groundwater storage in the Budyko hypothesis, Water Resour. Res., 48, W00H16, doi:10.1029/ 2010WR010100.

Istanbulluoglu E., T. Wang, and D.A. Wedin (2012). Evaluation of Ecohydrologic Model Parsimony at Local and Regional Scales in a Semiarid Grassland Ecosystem. Ecohydrol. 5, 121-142, doi: 10.1002/eco.211.

Lenters J.D., Cutrell G.J., Istanbulluoglu E., D.T. Scott, K.S. Herrman, A. Irmak, D.E. Eisenhauer, (2011). Seasonal Energy and water balance of a Phragmites Australis-dominated wetland in the Republicn River Basin (South-central Nebraska, USA), Journal of Hydrology, 408 19-34.

Soylu E., Istanbulluoglu E., J.D. Lenters, and T. Wang (2011). Quantifying the Impact of Groundwater Depth on Evapotranspiration in a Semi Arid Grassland Region, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 15, 787-806, 2011.

Yetemen O., E. Istanbulluoglu, and E.R. Vivoni (2010). The implications of geology, soils, and vegetation on landscape morphology: Inferences from semiarid basins with complex vegetation patterns in Central New Mexico, USA. Geomorphology, 116 (2010) 246-263.

Wang, T., E. Istanbulluoglu, J. D. Lenters, and D.T. Scott (2009). On the role of groundwater and soil texture in the regional water balance: An Investigation in the Nebraska Sand Hills, USA. Water Resour. Res., 45, W10413, doi:10.1029/2009WR007733.

E. Istanbulluoglu. (2009a). Modeling Catchment Evolution: From Decoding Geomorphic Processes Signatures Toward Predicting Impacts of Climate Change. Geography Compass 3: 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2009.00228.x

E. Istanbulluoglu (2009b). An Eco-hydro-geomorphic Perspective to Modeling the Role of Climate in Catchment Evolution. Geography Compass 3: 10.1111/j.1749-8198.2009.00229.x

E. Istanbulluoglu, O. Yetemen, E.R. Vivoni, H.A. Gutierrez-Jurado, and R.L. Bras (2008). Eco-geomorphic implications of hillslope aspect: Inferences from analysis of landscape morphology in central New Mexico. Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L14403, doi:10.1029/2008GL034477.

Irmak S., E. Istanbulluoglu, and A. Irmak (2008). An evaluation of evapotranspiration model complexity against performance in comparison with Bowen Ratio Energy Balance latent heat measurements. Transactions of the ASABE, vol. 51(4): 1295-1310.

Gutierrez-Jurado, H.A., E.R. Vivoni, E. Istanbulluoglu, and R.L. Bras (2007). Ecohydrological response to a geomorphically significant flood event in a first-order semiarid basin with contrasting hillslope ecosystems. Geophysical Research Letters, 34, L23S25, doi:10.1029.

Grimaldi S., Nardi S, Di Bendetto F., E. Istanbulluoglu, and RL Bras (2007). A physically-based method for removing pits in digital elevation models. Advances In Water Resources, v. 30 (10) p. 2151-2158.

E. Istanbulluoglu, and R. L. Bras (2006). On the dynamics of soil moisture, vegetation and erosion: Implications of climate variability and change, Water Resour. Res. v. 42, no. 6 W06418 10.1029/2005WR004113.

Tucker G.E., L. Arnold, R.L. Bras, H. Flores, E. Istanbulluoglu, P. Solyom(2006), Headwater channel dynamics in semi-arid rangelands, Colorado high plains, USA, Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 118, no. 7/8, p. 959-974.

Flores-Cervantes, J. H., E. Istanbulluoglu, and R.L. Bras (2006). The Development of Gullies on the Landscape: A Model of Headcut Retreat Resulting From Plunge Pool Erosion, J. of Geophy. Res. - Earth Surface, Vol. 111, F01.

Istanbulluoglu E., and R. L. Bras (2005). Vegetation-modulated landscape evolution: Effects of vegetation on landscape processes, drainage density, and topography, J. of Geophys. Res., 110, F02012, doi:10.1029/2004JF000249.

Istanbulluoglu E., R. L. Bras, H. Flores, and G. E. Tucker (2005). Implications of Bank Failures and Fluvial Erosion for Gully Development: Field Observations and Modeling, J. of Geophys. Res. 119, F01014, doi:10.1029/2004JF000145.

Luce C.H., D.G. Tarboton, E. Istanbulluoglu, and R. T. Pack (2005). Reply to Comment on Modeling of the interactions between forest vegetation, disturbances, and sediment yields, J. of Geophys. Res. 110, F01013, doi:10.1029/2004JF000279.

Istanbulluoglu, E., D. G. Tarboton, R. T. Pack and C. H. Luce (2004). Modeling of the Interactions Between Forest Vegetation, Disturbances and Sediment Yields, J. of Geophys. Res., 109, F01009, doi:10.1029/2003JF000041.

Istanbulluoglu E., D. G. Tarboton, R. T. Pack and C. H. Luce (2003). A Sediment Transport Model for Incision of Gullies On Steep Topography, Water Resour. Res., 39(4), 1103, doi:10.1029/2002WR001467

Istanbulluoglu E., D. G. Tarboton, R. T. Pack and C. Luce (2002). A Probabilistic Approach for Channel Initiation, Water Resour. Res., 38(12), 1325, doi:1310.1029/2001WR000782.

Istanbulluoglu E. (2000). Theoretical Justification of SCS Method for Runoff Estimation (Discussion). ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Eng. 126(1), p:74-75.





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