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Civil and Architectural Engineering|College of Engineering and Applied Science

Jianting (Julian) Zhu

Professor of Civil Engineering

Room 3089, Engineering Building
University of Wyoming
College of Engineering and Applied Science
Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering
Dept. 3295
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071
e-mail: jzhu5@uwyo.edu
Office Phone: 307.766.4375
Fax Number: 307.766.4444


 

Education:

  • B.S. Engineering Mechanics, Zhejiang University, 1983
  • M.S. Fluid Mechanics, Peking University, 1985
  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Dalhousie University, 1996

Research Interests:

  • Vadose Zone Hydrology
  • Groundwater Hydrology
  • Contaminant Transport
  • Climate Change and Uncertainty
  • Ecohydrology
  • Soil Physics

Professional Experience:

  • Maki Chair of Hydrologic Sciences, Desert Research Institute, 2010-2012
  • Assistant/Associate Research Professor, Desert Research Institute, 2005-2012
  • Faculty, Graduate Program of Hydrologic Sciences, University of Nevada Reno, 2005-2012
  • Faculty, Water Resources Management Program, University of Nevada Las Vegas, 2005-2012
  • Assistant Research Scientist, Texas A&M University, 2002-2004
  • Visiting Researcher, U. S. Salinity Laboratory, 2000-2001
  • Assistant Professor, University of Saskatchewan, 1998-2000
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Dalhousie University, 1993-1995
  • Visiting Scholar, Dalhousie University, 1991-1993
  • NSERC Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Waterloo, 1996-1998
  • Research Associate, Dalhousie University, 1995-1996

Teaching:

  • Hydrometeorology,University of Wyoming
  • Geostatistics, University of Nevada Las Vegas
  • Hydrogeology, University of Saskatchewan
  • Advanced Hydrogeology, University of Saskatchewan
  • Reservoir Mechanics University of Saskatchewan

Awards:

  • Maki Chair Award, Desert Research Institute, 2010
  • Peter B. Wagner Medal of Excellence, Desert Research Institute, 2008
  • NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship Award, Canada, 1996-1998

Professional Affiliations:

  • Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario, Canada
  • American Geophysical Union (AGU)
  • Soil Science Society of America (SSSA)
  • Geological Society of America (GSA)
  • Canadian Society of Soil Science (CSSS)
  • Ecological Society of America (ESA)
  • European Geosciences Union (EGU)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

Associate Editor:

  • Soil Science Society of America Journal (SSSAJ)

Selected Publications:
Peer Reviewed Journals
As Sole Author
 

  • Zhu, J., Effect of layered structure on anisotropy of unsaturated soils, Soil Science, doi: 10.1097/SS.0b013e31824114f6, 2011.
  • Zhu, J., Sensitivity of advective travel time of contaminants to correlated formation porosities, Hydrogeology Journal, doi: 10.1007/s10040-011-0788-0, 2011.
  • Zhu, J., Equivalent parallel and perpendicular unsaturated hydraulic conductivities: Arithmetic mean or harmonic Mean? Soil Science Society of America Journal, 72, 1226-1233, doi: 10.2136/sssaj2007.0337, 2008.
  • Zhu, J., Interactive comment on “dynamical process upscaling for deriving catchment scale state variables and constitutive relations for meso-scale process models” by Zehe et al., Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions, 3, S594-S598, 2006.
  • Zhu, J., Transport and fate of nonaqueous phase liquid in variably saturated porous media with evolving sales of heterogeneity, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 15, 447-461, 2001.
  • Zhu, J., A note on slow non-Newtonian flows over an ensemble of spherical bubbles, Chemical Engineering Science, 56, 2237-2241, 2001.
  • Zhu, J., A note on statistical analysis of rate coefficient of non-aqueous phase liquid dissolution in porous media, Water Resources Research, 36(5), 1347-1352, 2000.
  • Zhu, J., Specific discharge covariance in a heterogeneous semi-confined aquifer, Water Resources Research, 34(8), 1951-1957, 1998.
  • Zhu, J., Drag and mass transfer for flow of a Carreau fluid past a swarm of Newtonian drops, International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 21(5), 935-941, 1995.
  • Zhu, J., On the flow resistance of viscoelastic fluids through packed beds, Rheologica Acta, 29(5), 409-415, 1990.
As Lead Author 
  • Zhu, J., M. H. Young, J. Healey, R. Jasoni, and J. Osterberg, Interference of river level changes on riparian zone evapotranspiration estimates from diurnal groundwater level fluctuations, Journal of Hydrology, 403(3-4)(2011), 381-389, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.04.016.
  • Zhu, J., and A. W. Warrick, Effective unsaturated hydraulic conductivity for layered soils of structured heterogeneity, Soil Science Society of America Journal, doi:10.2136/sssaj2011-0028, 2011.
  • Zhu, J., M. H. Young, J. Healey, R. Jasoni, and J. Osterberg, Answer to the comment on “Interference of river level changes on riparian zone evapotranspiration estimates from diurnal groundwater level fluctuations” by J. Zhu, M. Young, J. Healy, R. Jasoni, J. Osterberg [J. Hydrol. 403(3-4) (2011) 381-389], Journal of Hydrology, 408 (2011) 316-317, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2011.08.005.
  • Zhu, J., M. Young, and J. Osterberg, Impacts of riparian zone plant water use on temporal scaling of groundwater systems, Hydrological Processes, 25, doi: 10.1002/hyp.8241, 2011.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Soil hydraulic properties for moisture redistribution in large scale heterogeneous landscape, Hydrological Sciences Journal, 3(3), 185-196, 2012, doi: 10.2166/wcc.2012.045.
  • Zhu, J., M. Stone, and W. Forsee, Analysis of potential impacts of climate change on intensity-duration-frequency (IDF) relationships for six regions in the United States, Journal of Water and Climate Change, in press, 2011.
  • Zhu, J., K. Pohlmann, J. B. Chapman, C. E. Russell, R. W. H. Carroll, and D. S. Shafer, Sensitivity to Formation Porosity of Contaminant Transport from Nevada Test Site to Yucca Mountain, Journal of Hazardous, Toxic, and Radioactive Waste, ASCE, 2010. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)HZ.1944-8376.0000047.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Capillary pressure-dependent anisotropy of unsaturated soils, Canadian Journal of Soil Science, 90(2), 319-329, 2010.
  • Zhu, J., K. F. Pohlmann, J. B. Chapman, C. E. Russell, R. W. H. Carroll, and D. S. Shafer, Sensitivity of solute advective travel time to porosities of hydrogeologic units, Ground Water, 48(3), 442-447, doi:10.1111/j.1745-6584.2009.00664.x, 2010.
  • Zhu, J., and M. H. Young, Sensitivity and uncertainty of ground-water discharge estimates for semi-arid shrublands, Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA), 45(3),641-653, doi:10.1111/j.1752-1688.2009.00312.x, 2009.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Effective soil hydraulic parameters for transient flows in heterogeneous soils, Vadose Zone Journal, 8, 301-309, doi: 10.2136/vzj2008.0004, 2009.
  • Zhu, J., and M. H. Young, Sensitivity of unlined canal seepage to hydraulic properties of polyacrylamide (PAM) treated soil, Soil Science Society of America Journal, 73, 695-703, doi: 10.2136/sssaj2008.0261, 2009.
  • Zhu J., M. H. Young, and M. Th. van Genuchten, Upscaling schemes and relationships for the Gardner and van Genuchten hydraulic functions for heterogeneous soils, Vadose Zone Journal, 6, 186-195, 2007.
  • Zhu, J., B. P. Mohanty, and N. N. Das, On the effective averaging schemes of hydraulic properties at the landscape scale, Vadose Zone Journal, 5, 308-316, 2006.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Effective scaling factor for transient infiltration in heterogeneous soils, Journal of Hydrology, 319, 96-108, 2006.
  • Zhu, J., B. P. Mohanty, A. W. Warrick, and M. Th. van Genuchten, Correspondence and upscaling of hydraulic functions for heterogeneous soils, Vadose Zone Journal, 3, 527-533, 2004.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Soil hydraulic parameter upscaling for steady state flows with plant root-water uptake, Vadose Zone Journal, 3, 1464-1470, 2004.
  • Zhu, J., and J. F. Sykes, Simple screening models of NAPL dissolution in the subsurface, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 72, 245-258, 2004.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Effective hydraulic parameters for steady state flows in heterogeneous soils, Water Resources Research, 39(8), 1227, doi:10.1029/2002WR001831, 2003.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Spatial averaging of van Genuchten hydraulic parameters for steady state flow in heterogeneous soils, Vadose Zone Journal, 1, 261-272, 2002.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Upscaling of hydraulic properties for steady state evaporation and infiltration, Water Resources Research, 38(9), 1178, doi: 10.1029/2001WR000704, 2002.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Analytical solutions for steady state vertical infiltration, Water Resources Research, 38(8), doi: 10.1029/2001WR000398, 2002.
  • Zhu, J., and M. G. Satish, Stochastic analysis of groundwater flow in aquifers with leakage, Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 15, 228-243, 2001.
  • Zhu, J., and J. F. Sykes, The influence of NAPL dissolution characteristics on field-scale contaminant transport in subsurface, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 41, 133-154, 2000.
  • Zhu, J., and J. F. Sykes, Head variance and macrodispersivity tensor in a semiconfined fractal porous media, Water Resources Research, 36(1), 203-212, 2000.
  • Zhu, J., and J. F. Sykes, Stochastic simulations of NAPL mass transport in variably saturated heterogeneous porous media, Transport in Porous Media, 39(3), 289-314, 2000.
  • Zhu, J., and M. G. Satish, Stochastic analysis of macrodispersion in a semi-confined aquifer, Transport in Porous Media, 35(3), 273-297, 1999.
  • Zhu, J., and M. G. Satish, A boundary element method for stochastic flow problems in a semiconfined aquifer with random boundary conditions, Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, 19(3), 199-208, 1997.
  • Zhu, J., and Q. Deng, Non-Newtonian flow past an ensemble of Newtonian droplets, Chemical Engineering Science, 49(1), 147-150, 1996.
  • Zhu, J., and M. G. Satish, Non-Newtonian effects on the drag of creeping flow through packed beds, International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 18(5), 765-777, 1992.
  • Zhu, J., and C. F. Chan Man Fong, Flow of a Carreau fluid through packed beds, Progress and Trends in Rheology  II, supplement to Rheologica Acta, 26, 141-144, 1988.

As Co-Author

  • Gautam, M., J. Zhu and M. Ye, Regularized artificial neural network training for biased soil hydraulic parameters, Soil Science, doi: 10.1097/SS.0b013e3182316c93, 2011.
  • Yang, C., Z. Yu, Z. Hao, J. Zhang, and J. Zhu, Impacts of climate change on flood and drought events in the Huaihe River Basin, China, Hydrology Research, doi: 10.2166/nh.2011.112, 2011.
  • Li, Y., K. Acharya, M. Stone, Z. Yu, M. Young, D. Shafer, J. Zhu, K. Gray, A. Stone, L. Fan, and J. Warwick, Spatiotemporal patterns in nutrient loads, nutrient concentrations, and algal biomass in Lake Taihu, China, Lake and Reservoir Management, 27(4), 298-309, doi: 10.1080/07438141.2011.610560, 2011.
  • Pan, F., J. Zhu, M. Ye, Y. A. Pachepsky, and Y.-S. Wu, Sensitivity Analysis of Unsaturated Flow and Contaminant Transport with Correlated Parameters, Journal of Hydrology, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.11.045, 2010.
  • Chen, L., J. Zhu, M. H. Young, and R. B. Susfalk, An integrated approach for modeling solute transport in streams and canals with applications, Journal of Hydrology, 378, 128–136, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.09.012, 2009.
  • Pan, F., M. Ye, J. Zhu, Y.-S. Wu, B. X. Hu, and Z. Yu, Effect of water retention parameters on predictive uncertainty of unsaturated flow and contaminant transport, Vadose Zone Journal, 8, 158-166, doi: 10.2136/vzj2008.0092, 2009.
  • Young, M. H., E. A. Moran, Z. Yu, J. Zhu, and D. M Smith, Reducing saturated hydraulic conductivity of soil with polyacrylamide, Soil Science Society of America Journal, 73, 13-20, doi: 10.2136/sssaj2007.0378, 2009.
  • Caldwell, T. G., M. H. Young, J. Zhu, and E. V. McDonald, Spatial structure of hydraulic properties from canopy to interspace in the Mojave Desert, Geophysical Research Letters, 35, L19406, doi: 10.1029/2008GL035095, 2008.
  • Pan, F., M. Ye, J. Zhu, Y.-S. Wu, B. X. Hu, and Z. Yu, Incorporating layer- and local-scale heterogeneities in numerical simulation of unsaturated flow and tracer transport, Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, doi: 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2008.10.012, available online November 5, 2008.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Effective hydraulic parameters in horizontally and vertically heterogeneous soils for steady-state land–atmosphere interaction, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 8, 715-729, 2007.
  • Ye, M., M. G. Schaap, R. Khaleel, and J. Zhu, Simulation of field injection experiments in heterogeneous unsaturated media using cokriging and artificial neural network, Water Resources Research, 43, W07413, doi: 10.1029/2006WR005030, 2007.
  • Sharma, S. M., B. P. Mohanty, and J. Zhu, Including topography and vegetation attributes for developing pedo transfer functions in Southern Great Plains, Soil Science Society of America Journal, 70, 1430-1440, 2006.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Approximate solutions of non-Newtonian flows over a swarm of bubbles, International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 30(10), 1271-1278, 2004.
  • Satish, M. G., and J. Zhu, Closure to “stochastic analysis of groundwater flow in a semiconfined aquifer”, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 121(3), 291, 1995.
  • Satish, M. G., and J. Zhu, Stochastic analysis of groundwater flow in a semiconfined aquifer, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 120(2), 147-168, 1994.
  • Satish, M. G., and J. Zhu, Stochastic approach for groundwater flow in a semiconfined aquifer subject to random boundary conditions, Advances in Water Resources, 15, 329-339, 1993.
  • Satish, M. G., and J. Zhu, Flow resistance and mass transfer in slow non-Newtonian flow through multiparticle systems, Journal of Applied Mechanics, ASME, 59(June), 431-437, 1992.
  • Xu, Y., and J. Zhu, On the flow of polymeric liquids through porous media, Advances in Mechanics, 22(1), 20-34 (in Chinese), 1992.
  • Rahman, M., M. G. Satish, W. Perrie, and J. Zhu, Drift forces on a pair of vertical cylinders, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 15(7), 817-838, 1992.
  • Satish, M. G., and J. Zhu, A deterministic-probabilistic approach  for groundwater flow in a semiconfined random aquifer, Environmetrics, 1(3), 255-280, 1990.
  • Xu, Y., and J. Zhu, Flow resistance of a shear thinning fluid through a corrugated tube, Acta Mechanica Sinica, 22(5), 619-624 (in Chinese), 1990.

Book Chapters

  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Unsaturated hydraulic conductivity for evaporation in heterogeneous soils, Book Chapter in Developments in Hydraulic Conductivity Research, edited by O. Dikinya, INTECH, pp. 177-194, 2011.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Upscaling of hydraulic properties of heterogeneous soils, Book Chapter in Methods of Scaling in Soil Physics, edited by Y. Pachepsky, D.E. Radcliffe, and H. M. Selim, CRC Press, 97-117, 2003.

 Conference Proceedings

  • Pohlmann, K., J. Zhu, J. Healy, P. Matuska, and K. Isakson, Development of a framework for analysis of water accounting in lower Colorado River aquifers, June 6-8, 2011, Golden, Colorado, U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., M. Young, J. Healey, R. Jasoni, and J. Osterberg, Evapotranspiration estimates in tamarisk-dominated riparian zone, Second State of the Art Conference: Remote Sensing of Evapotranspiration, August 16 – 18, 2010, Las Vegas, NV. U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Saturation-dependent anisotropy of unsaturated soils, 19th World Congress of Soil Science – Soil solution for a changing world, August 1 – 6, 2010, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Averaging hydraulic parameters for evaporation in heterogeneous soils, 19th World Congress of Soil Science – Soil solution for a changing world, August 1 – 6, 2010, Brisbane, Australia.
  • Zhu, J., Soil hydraulic properties of layered formations – anisotropy and uncertainty, Department of Energy Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research Program Conference, July 20-23, 2009, Hauppauge, New York, U. S. A.
  • Pan F., J. Zhu, M. Ye, Y.-S. Wu, and Z. Yu, Sensitivity analysis of unsaturated flow uncertainty at Yucca Mountain, Proceedings of the 12th International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference (IHLRWM), September 7 - 11, 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A. pp. 73-80.
  • Zhu, J., M. Ye, P. Meyer, Y. Zhao, A. Hassan, F. Pan, and R. Veni, Hydraulic properties of layered soils and its impact on water flow – anisotropy and numerical simulations, DOE EPSCOR State/National Laboratory Program Review, July 22-24, 2008, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and M. Young, Applying polyacrylamide (PAM) to reduce seepage loss of water through unlined canals, 2008 UCOWR/NIWR Conference, July 22-24, 2008, Durham, North Carolina, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and J. F. Sykes, Analytical NAPL dissolution models in relation to other rate coefficient correlation models in porous media, MODFLOW and More: Ground Water and Public Policy, May 19-21, 2008, Denver, Colorado, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., M. Ye, P. D. Meyer, Y. Zhao, A. E. Hassan, and F. Pan, Estimating soil hydraulic parameter uncertainty and heterogeneity using Bayesian updating and neural network methods, DOE EPSCoR State/National Laboratory Program Review Workshop, July 23-25, 2007, Golden, Colorado, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., A new method for estimating soil hydraulic parameter uncertainty, and heterogeneity using Bayesian updating and neural network methods, DOE-ERSP PI Meeting, April 16–19, 2007, Lansdowne, Virginia, U. S. A.
  • Satish, M. G., and J. Zhu, Boundary element formulations for stochastic flow in semiconfined aquifers with random boundary conditions, 27th World Conference on Boundary Elements and Other Mesh Reduction Methods, March 15 – 17, 2005, Orlando, Florida, U. S. A.
  • Sykes, J. F., A. G. Merry, and J. Zhu, Temperature dependent multiphase flow and transport, XII International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources, June 15-19, 19-26, 1998, Crete, Greece.
  • Satish, M. G., and J. Zhu, Stochastic modeling of groundwater flow with random boundary conditions, 11th Canadian Hydrotechnical Conference, Canadian Society of Civil Engineering, 565-572, June 1993, Fredericton, Canada.

Selected Conference Presentations

  • Zhu, J., W. Forsee, R. Schumer, and M. Gautam, Future projections and uncertainty assessment of extreme rainfall intensity for Las Vegas region, 2012 Annual Nevada State Climate Change Meeting, February 13, 2012, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., and M. Young, Impacts of riparian zone plant water use on fractal dynamics of groundwater levels, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 5–9, 2011, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Lateral flow across multi-parallel columns and their implications on large-scale evapotranspiration modeling, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 5–9, 2011, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Forsee, W., and J. Zhu, Variability and uncertainty of extreme precipitation intensities from NARCCAP simulations, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 5–9, 2011, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Sun, H., W. Chen, Y. Zhang, and J. Zhu, A fractal Richards’ equation to capture the non-Boltzmann scaling of water flows in unsaturated soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 5–9, 2011, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Zhang, R., J. Zhu, and L. Shu, Significance of conduit flow in a highly heterogeneous karst basin, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 5–9, 2011, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Soil hydraulic parameters for moisture redistribution in heterogeneous landscape, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2011 International Annual Meetings, October 16 – 19, 2011, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A.
  • Gautam, M., and J. Zhu, Issues and guidance for artificial neural network pedotransfer function development, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2011 International Annual Meetings, October 16 – 19, 2011, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, The significance of lateral flows on water flux across heterogeneous fields, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2011 International Annual Meetings, October 16 – 19, 2011, San Antonio, Texas, U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., and M. Young, Riparian zone evapotranspiration and groundwater system dynamics, 96th ESA Annual Meeting, August 7–12, 2011, Austin, Texas, U.S.A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Multi-dimensionality of evapotranspiration, 96th ESA Annual Meeting, August 7–12, 2011, Austin, Texas, U.S.A.
  • Forsee, W. J., and J. Zhu, Analysis of extreme event precipitation intensities for different durations from NARCCAP data, North American Regional Climate Change Assessment Program 3rd Users Workshop, April 7-8, Boulder, Colorado, U.S.A.
  • Pan, F., J. Zhu, M. Ye, Y. A.Pachepsky, and Y.-S. Wu, Sensitivity of unsaturated flow and contaminant transport to correlated parameters, W2188 USDA Multi-State Research Meeting, January 3 – 5, 2011, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., and M. H. Young, Impacts of evapotranspiration on fractal dynamics of groundwater systems, W2188 USDA Multi-State Research Meeting, January 3 – 5, 2011, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.
  • Caldwell, T., M. Young, J. Zhu, and E. McDonald, Soil heterogeneity in arid shrublands: biotic and abiotic controls on soil moisture variability, W2188 USDA Multi-State Research Meeting, January 3 – 5, 2011, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Forsee, W. J., J. Zhu, and M. Stone, Potential impacts of climate change on intensity–duration–frequency relationships for locations in the United States, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 13–17, 2010, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Interactions of evaportranspiration between two parallel columns, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 13–17, 2010, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Zhang, R., L. Shu, J. Zhu, L. Liu, A precipitation and spring discharge model in sinking stream basin, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 13–17, 2010, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., M. Young, J. Healey, R. Jasoni, and J. Osterberg, Estimating riparian zone evapotranspiration from groundwater level fluctuations: Implication of river stage, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 13–17, 2010, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Pohlmann, K. F., J. Zhu, J. B. Chapman, C. E. Russell, D. S. Shafer, and R. W. H. Carroll, Effect of porosity correlations on sensitivity of contaminant travel time, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 13–17, 2010, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Schumer, R., and J. Zhu, Implications of non-stationarities of flow and volume frequency statistics on flood risk, Flood Plain Management Association Annual Conference, November 2-5, 2010, Henderson, Nevada, U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., Effective hydraulic functions in layered porous media, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2010 International Annual Meetings, October 31 – November 4, 2010, Long Beach, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhang, Y., J. Zhu, and D. Sun, Non-Fickian mechanism of contaminant transport in unsaturated heterogeneous soils, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2010 International Annual Meetings, October 31 – November 4, 2010, Long Beach, California, U.S.A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Modeling transpiration and evaporation in parallel columns, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2010 International Annual Meetings, October 31 – November 4, 2010, Long Beach, California, U.S.A.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Aggregating Soil Hydraulic Property Field Measurements for Large Scale Infiltration Process, Western Society of Soil Science and Western Society of Crop Science Joint Annual Meetings with the Western National Cooperative Soil Survey, June 21-24, 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S.A.
  • Li, Y., K. Acharya, and J. Zhu, Determining the water age of Lake Taihu during the water transfer from Yangtze River, China, 2010 Europeau Geoscience Union General Assembly, May 2 – 7, 2010, Vienna, Austria.
  • Gautam, M., and J. Zhu, New artificial neural network based pedotransfer functions to predict soil hydraulic properties, 2010 Europeau Geoscience Union General Assembly, May 2 – 7, 2010, Vienna, Austria.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Hydraulic conductivity anisotropy of heterogeneous unsaturated soils, 2010 Europeau Geoscience Union General Assembly, May 2 – 7, 2010, Vienna, Austria.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Soil hydraulic properties for large scale transient absorption and redistribution, 2010 Europeau Geoscience Union General Assembly, May 2 – 7, 2010, Vienna, Austria.
  • Zhu, J. Saturation-dependent anisotropy of structured and random layered soils, 2010 Europeau Geoscience Union General Assembly, May 2 – 7, 2010, Vienna, Austria.
  • Sun, D., J. Zhu, M. Young, T., Caldwell, and E. McDonald, Modeling of ET partitioning in arid environments – scale effects, W2188 USDA Multi-State Research Meeting, January 4 – 6, 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., M. Young, J. Healey, R. Jasoni, and J. Osterberg, Evapotranspiration estimates from groundwater level fluctuations in riparian zone, W2188 USDA Multi-State Research Meeting, January 4 – 6, 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada. U. S. A.
  • Gautam, M., J. Zhu, M. Ye, P. Meyer, and A. Hassan, Modified ANN-pedotransfer function for soil hydraulic properties, W2188 USDA Multi-State Research Meeting, January 4 – 6, 2010, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Effective soil hydraulic properties for infiltration and redistribution in unsaturated zone, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 14–18, 2009, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., J. Zhu, M. Young, T. Caldwell, and E. McDonald, Effect of canopy patterns on large scale water budgets in arid environments, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 14–18, 2009, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Acharya, K., Y. Li,  M. Stone, Z. Yu, M. Young, D. Shafer, J. Zhu and J. Warwick, Spatiotemporal distribution of algal and nutrient, and their correlations based on long-term monitoring data in Lake Taihu, China, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 14–18, 2009, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Li, Y., K. Acharya, D. Chen, M. Stone, Z. Yu, M. Young, J. Zhu, D. Shafer and J. Warwick, Circulation and temperature stratification of Lake Mead under changing water levels, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 14–18, 2009, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Capillary pressure-dependent anisotropy of unsaturated layered soils, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2009 International Annual Meetings, November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Soil hydraulic parameters for evaporation in large scale heterogeneous soils, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2009 International Annual Meetings, November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Young, M., L. Fenstermaker, and J. Zhu, Dynamics of very near-surface water contents in an arid setting, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2009 International Annual Meetings, November 1-5, 2009, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Averaging schemes of hydraulic properties in large scale heterogeneous soils, GSA Annual Meeting, October 18-21, 2009, Portland, Oregon, U. S. A.
  • Young, M., L. Fenstermaker, and J. Zhu, Near-surface water content and carbon flux in biological soil crust, American Geophysical Union Chapman Conference on Examining Ecohydrological Feedbacks of Landscape Change along Elevation Gradients in Semiarid Regions, 5 – 9 October 2009, Sun Valley, Idaho, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and M. Young, Sensitivity of evapotranspiration estimates for semi-arid shrublands, 94th ESA Annual Meeting, August 2–7, 2009, Albuquerque, New Mexico, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Soil hydraulic properties and large scale evapotranspiration in desert ecosystem, 94th ESA Annual Meeting, August 2–7, 2009, Albuquerque, New Mexico, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Effect of spatial soil hydraulic properties on large scale evapotranspiration, American Geophysical Union Joint Assembly, May 24-27, 2009, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Effective soil hydraulic properties for transient evaporation in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Joint Assembly, May 24-27, 2009, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
  • Zhu, J., and A. W. Warrick, Effective hydraulic conductivity for layered soils of structured heterogeneity, W1188 USDA Multi-State Research Meeting, January 5 – 7, 2009, Oracle, Arizona, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Unsaturated hydraulic conductivity for layered heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union 2008 Fall Meeting, December 15–19, 2008, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., J. Zhu, M. Young, T. Caldwell, and E. McDonald, Effect of distinct under-canopy and interspace soil hydraulic properties on large scale water budget, American Geophysical Union 2008 Fall Meeting, December 15–19, 2008, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Pohlmann, K. F., J. Zhu, J. B. Chapman, C. E. Russell, R. W. H. Carroll, and D. S. Shafer, Contaminant travel times from the Nevada Test Site to Yucca Mountain: Sensitivity to porosity, American Geophysical Union 2008 Fall Meeting, December 15–19, 2008, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Pan, F., J. Zhu, M. Ye, and Z. Yu, An estimation of correlation structure of hydraulic parameters using Bayesian inference approach, American Geophysical Union 2008 Fall Meeting, December 15–19, 2008, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Gautam, M., J. Zhu, M. Ye, P. D. Meyer, and A. E. Hassan, Improved artificial neural network-pedotransfer functions (ANN-PTFs) for estimating soil hydraulic parameters, American Geophysical Union 2008 Fall Meeting, December 15–19, 2008, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Macroscopic unsaturated hydraulic conductivities, 2008 GSA and ASA-CSSA-SSSA Joint Annual Meeting, 5-9 October 2008, Houston, Texas, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Effective soil hydraulic properties for heterogeneous fields, 2008 GSA and ASA-CSSA-SSSA Joint Annual Meeting, 5-9 October 2008, Houston, Texas, U. S. A.
  • Pan, F., J. Zhu, M. Ye, and Z. Yu, Sensitivity analysis of contaminant transport uncertainty in unsaturated zone, 2008 GSA and ASA-CSSA-SSSA Joint Annual Meeting, 5-9 October 2008, Houston, Texas, U. S. A.
  • Young, M., T. Caldwell, J. Zhu, L. Fenstermaker, and E. McDonald,  Multi-scale variability of soil and hydraulic properties and impacts to arid water balance, 2008 GSA and ASA-CSSA-SSSA Joint Annual Meeting, 5-9 October 2008, Houston, Texas, U. S. A.
  • Earman, S., M. Stone, and J. Zhu, Integration of climate change impacts into risk and uncertainty analysis, Floodplain Management Association 2008 Annual Conference, September, 2008, San Diego, California, U. S. A.
  • Caldwell, T., M. Young, J. Zhu, and E. McDonald, Hydropedology of canopy-interspace ecosystems in the Mojave Desert: Biotic and abiotic processes, 93rd Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting, August 3 – 8, 2008, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., K. F. Pohlmann, J. B. Chapman, C. E. Russell, R. W. H. Carroll, and D. S. Shafer, Uncertainty and sensitivity of contaminant travel times from Nevada the Test Site to Yucca Mountain, the 2008 Devils Hole Workshop, May 7 – 9, 2008, Death Valley, California, U. S. A.
  • Young, M., Z. Yu, S. Tyler, K. Chief, E. Knight, J. Healey, Zhu, J., M. Menon, and J. Mon, Examining arid soil processes in Nevada USA using weighing lysimeters, European Geosciences Union 2008 General Assembly, April 13-18, 2008, Vienna, Austria.
  • Caldwell, T., M. H. Young, J. Zhu, and E. McDonald, Gradation of soil hydraulic properties from canopy to interspace on a Mojave Desert soil chronosequence, European Geosciences Union 2008 General Assembly, April 13-18, 2008, Vienna, Austria.
  • Zhu, J., T. Caldwell, M. Young, and E. McDonald, Implications of under-canopy and interspace soil hydraulic property distributions in large scale desert ecosystems, European Geosciences Union 2008 General Assembly, April 13-18, 2008, Vienna, Austria.
  • Caldwell, T., M. H. Young, J. Zhu, and E. McDonald, Heterogeneity of soils and hydraulic properties from canopy to interspace in the Mojave Desert, 2008 Symposium: Understanding Near-Surface Environmental Processes, Desert Research Institute and Nevada Water Resources Association, April 9 – 10, 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Young, M. H., J. Healy, J. Zhu, K. Chief, Z. Yu, E. Knight, J. Mon, S. Tyler, and M. Menon, Examining arid soil processes using weighing lysimeter in Nevada, U.S.A., 2008 Symposium: Understanding Near-Surface Environmental Processes, Desert Research Institute and Nevada Water Resources Association, April 9 – 10, 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Pan, F., J. Zhu, M. Ye, and Z. Yu, Effect of water retention parameter uncertainty on unsaturated flow in heterogeneous soils, 2008 Symposium: Understanding Near-Surface Environmental Processes, Desert Research Institute and Nevada Water Resources Association, April 9 – 10, 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., T. Caldwell, M. Young, and E. McDonald, Scaling under-canopy and interspace soil hydraulic properties in desert ecosystems, 2008 Symposium: Understanding Near-Surface Environmental Processes, Desert Research Institute and Nevada Water Resources Association, April 9 – 10, 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Effective soil hydraulic properties for heterogeneous soils: Effect of temporal scales, 2008 Symposium: Understanding Near-Surface Environmental Processes, Desert Research Institute and Nevada Water Resources Association, April 9 – 10, 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Saturation-dependent anisotropy of unsaturated soils, 2008 Symposium: Understanding Near-Surface Environmental Processes, Desert Research Institute and Nevada Water Resources Association, April 9 – 10, 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu J., and M. H. Young, Uncertainty and sensitivity of evapotranspiration estimates for semi-arid shrublands, Nevada Water Resources Association Annual Conference, March 5 – 6, 2008, Mesquite, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Equivalent unsaturated hydraulic conductivities for layered soils: Arithmetic mean or harmonic mean?, W1188 USDA Multi-State Research Meeting, January 2 – 4, 2008, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, and S. Neelakrishnan, Hydraulic conductivity anisotropy of unsaturated soils, American Geophysical Union 2007 Fall Meeting, December 10–14, 2007, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Effective hydraulic properties for transient flow in unsaturated zone, American Geophysical Union 2007 Fall Meeting, December 10–14, 2007, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhao, Y., J. Zhu, M. Ye, P. D. Meyer, F. Pan, and A. E. Hassan, Incorporating soil hydraulic parameter statistics in developing pedo-transfer functions, American Geophysical Union 2007 Fall Meeting, December 10–14, 2007, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Pan, F., J. Zhu, M. Ye, Y.-S. Wu, Z. Yu, and B. Hu, Sensitivity analysis of hydraulic parameters on radionuclide transport uncertainty in the unsaturated zone of Yucca Mountain, American Geophysical Union 2007 Fall Meeting, December 10–14, 2007, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Chen, L., J. Zhu, and M. H. Young, Polyacrylamide transport in water delivery canals, American Geophysical Union 2007 Fall Meeting, December 10–14, 2007, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Caldwell, T., M. H. Young, and J. Zhu, Scaling heterogeneous soil hydraulic properties using canopy/interspace distributions in a Mojave Desert ecosystem, American Geophysical Union 2007 Fall Meeting, December 10–14, 2007, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., A. V. M. Ines, N. N. Das, R. Jana, and J. Zhu, Effective soil hydraulic parameters – state-of-the-art!, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2007 International Annual Meetings, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana, U. S. A.
  • Young, M. H., T. Caldwell, and J. Zhu, Spatial variability of soil hydraulic properties at interspace/canopy microsites, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2007 International Annual Meetings, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Saturation-dependent hydraulic conductivity anisotropy in unsaturated soils, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2007 International Annual Meetings, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Parallel and perpendicular unsaturated hydraulic conductivities for layered soils, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2007 International Annual Meetings, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana, U. S. A.
  • Caldwell, T., M. Young, J. Zhu, and E. V. McDonald, Small-scale heterogeneity of soil hydraulic properties on large-scale water balance simulations, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2007 International Annual Meetings, November 4-8, 2007, New Orleans, Louisiana, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Effective hydraulic parameters for transient infiltration in heterogeneous soil, GSA 2007 Annual Meeting, October 28-31, 2007, Denver, Colorado, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and J. F. Sykes, Nonaqueous phase liquid dissolution characteristics and large-scale contaminant transport in subsurface, GSA 2007 Annual Meeting, October 28-31, 2007, Denver, Colorado, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and J. F. Sykes, Nonaqueous phase liquid dissolution characteristics and large-scale subsurface contaminant transport modeling, American Geophysical Union Joint Assembly, May 22-25, 2007, Acapulco, Mexico.
  • Zhu, J., and D. Sun, Uncertainty and sensitivity analysis of Non-aqueous phase liquid dissolution models in subsurface, Japan Geoscience Union Meeting, May 19 – 24, 2007, Makuhari, Japan.
  • Zhu, J., Upscaling schemes of hydraulic properties and characterizing hydraulic parameter variability using cokriging and artificial neural network for heterogeneous soils, W1188 Multistate Research Project Annual Meeting, January 2 – 4, 2007, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Pohlmann, K. F., J. Zhu, M. Ye, R. W. H. Carroll, J. B. Chapman, C. E. Russell, and D. S. Shafer, Evaluation of groundwater pathways and travel times from the Nevada Test Site to the potential Yucca Mountain repository, American Geophysical Union 2006 Fall Meeting, December 11–15, 2006, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Sharma, S. M., B. P. Mohanty, and J. Zhu, Including topography and vegetation attributes for developing pedotransfer functions, American Geophysical Union 2006 Fall Meeting, December 11–15, 2006, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., A. V. M. Ines, J. Zhu, R. Jana, N. N. Das, and S. K. Sharma, Effective soil hydraulic parameters across scales for land-atmosphere interaction, American Geophysical Union 2006 Fall Meeting, December 11–15, 2006, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Scale effects on dispersivities of nonaqueous phase liquid (NAPL) transport in variably saturated formations, American Geophysical Union 2006 Fall Meeting, December 11–15, 2006, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Upscaling schemes and effective hydraulic parameters for transient flows in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union 2006 Fall Meeting, December 11–15, 2006, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Cablk, M., J. Zhu, C. Kratt, R. Jasoni, M. Young, J. Thomas, and J. Arnone, Multi-scale remote sensing observations as a basis for estimating evapotranspiration across the Eastern Great Basin desert, Nevada, USA, American Geophysical Union 2006 Fall Meeting, December 11–15, 2006, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Baron, A., Z. Yu, D. Kreamer, and J. Zhu, Simulation of hydrologic response in an arid and a humid watershed using a distributed hydrologic model system, American Geophysical Union 2006 Fall Meeting, December 11–15, 2006, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., M. H. Young, and E. Moran, Effects of polyacrylamide treated soils on water seepage in unlined water delivery canals, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2006 International Meetings, November 12-16, 2006, Indianapolis, Indiana, U. S. A.
  • Chen, L., J. Zhu, M. H. Young, and R. B. Susfalk, Modeling polyacrylamide transport in water delivery canals, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2006 International Meetings, November 12-16, 2006, Indianapolis, Indiana, U. S. A.
  • Koehne, J. M., and J. Zhu, Stochastic analysis of specific discharge in a leaky aquifer, GSA 2006 Annual Meeting, October 22-25, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and M. G. Satish, Groundwater flows in heterogeneous semi-confined aquifers, GSA 2006 Annual Meeting, October 22-25, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Satish, M. G., and J. Zhu, Stochastic analysis of macrodispersion in semi-confined aquifers, GSA 2006 Annual Meeting, October 22-25, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Sykes, J. F., and J. Zhu, Nonaqueous phase liquid transport in variably saturated heterogeneous porous formations, GSA 2006 Annual Meeting, October 22-25, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Sun, D., J. Zhu, and M. H. Young, Effective hydraulic properties for large scale transient infiltration in heterogeneous formations, GSA 2006 Annual Meeting, October 22-25, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., B. P. Mohanty, and N. N. Das, Effective soil hydraulic properties at the landscape scale and beyond, 18th World Congress of Soil Science, July 9-15, 2006, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., D. Sun, and M. H. Young, Aggregating hydraulic property measurements to large scale hydrologic processes, Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, July 24 – 27, 2006, Beijing, China.
  • Baron, A., Z. Yu, and J. Zhu, Soil moisture variation and its significance to the water budget of the Lower Virgin Valley, Nevada, Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, July 24 – 27, Beijing, China.
  • Zhu, J., M. H. Young, and M. Th. van Genuchten, Upscaling schemes for hydraulic functions at the landscape scale, American Geophysical Union Joint Assembly, May 23 – 26, 2006, Baltimore, Maryland, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., K. F. Pohlmann, M. Ye, D. S. Shafer, and R. W. H. Carroll, Groundwater pathways from regions upgradient of potential Yucca Mountain repository, International High-Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, April 30 – May 4, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and M. H. Young, Upscaling relationships of hydraulic functions for flux and moisture in heterogeneous soils, W1188 Multistate Research Project Annual Meeting, January 2 – 4, 2006, Las Vegas, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and M. H. Young, Correspondence of hydraulic functions and its implication on upscaling for large scale flux and surface soil moisture in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 5 – 9, 2005, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Ye, M., M. G. Schaap, R. Khaleel, and J. Zhu, Characterizing variability in soil hydraulic properties using cokriging and artificial neural network, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 5 – 9, 2005, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., M. H. Young, C. A. Cooper, and D. A. Devitt, Modeling tritium vapor transport in soil profiles and subsequent tritium uptake by plants, ASA-CSSA-SSA International Annual Meeting, November 6 – 10, 2005, Salt Lake City, Utah, U. S. A.
  • Young, M. H., Z. Yu, S. Tyler, P. J. Drohan, P. J. Verburg, C. A. Cooper, T. G. Caldwell, D. Decker, D. Devitt, D. K. Kreamer, E. V. McDonald, R. S. Nowak, L. Papelis, S. D. Smith, H. Sun, M. Ye, and J. Zhu, Scaling environmental processes in heterogeneous arid soils (SEPHAS): A new Nevada NSF EPSCoR initiative, NSF Sponsored Weathering System Science Consortium Meeting, October, 2005, Newark, Delaware, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Polyacrylamide (PAM) transport modeling in irrigation canals: A framework, U. S. Bureau of Reclamation Polyacrylamide (PAM) Peer Review Panel Meeting, October 3 – 4, Reno, Nevada, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Effective land surface hydraulic parameters for horizontally and vertically heterogeneous soil, 5th International Scientific Conference on the Global Energy and Water Cycle, June 20 – 24, 2005, Orange County, California, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Soil hydraulic parameters for heterogeneous landscapes, Invited, American Geophysical Union 2005 Joint Assembly, May 23-27, 2005, New Orleans, Louisiana, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., B. P. Mohanty, and R. Jana, Hydraulic parameter upscaling in heterogeneous soil, topography and vegetation, SAHRA’s 4th Annual Meeting, October 13 – 15, 2004, Albuquerque, New Mexico, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Significance of hydraulic parameter distribution skewness on effective averaging schemes in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 13 – 17, 2004, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Impact of soil hydraulic parameter distributions on upscaling for steady state flow in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union and Canadian Geoscience Union Joint Assembly, May 17-21, 2004, Montreal, Canada.
  • Sun, D., and J. Zhu, Spatial variations of residual NAPL zone concentration in subsurface, American Geophysical Union and Canadian Geoscience Union Joint Assembly, May 17-21, 2004, Montreal, Canada.
  • Sharma, S. K., B. P. Mohanty, and J. Zhu, Addition of topographic and vegetation attributes prediction of soil hydraulic parameters for southern great plains region, 2004 ASAE/CSAE Annual International Meeting, August 1-4, 2004, Ottawa, Canada.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Soil hydraulic parameter upscaling for steady state flows with plant rootwater uptakes in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 8-12, 2003, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Effective soil hydraulic parameters in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 8-12, 2003, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Hydraulic property upscaling in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 8-12, 2003, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Effective hydraulic parameters in heterogeneous soils, 3rd SAHRA Annual Meeting, October 14-17, 2003, Tucson, Arizona, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Soil hydraulic properties: Pore-scale to landscape-Scale, “Changing Sciences for a Changing World: Building a Broader Vision" 2003 ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, November 2-6, 2003, Denver, Colorado, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Guidelines for aggregating hydrologic parameters from local scale to model scale, EGS-American Geophysical Union-EUG Joint Assembly, 7 – 11 April 2003, Nice, France.
  • Zhu, J., A. W. Warrick, and B. P. Mohanty, Correspondence of hydraulic functions and its significance in upscaling of hydraulic properties for heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 6-10, 2002, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Effective soil scaling factor for infiltration in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 6-10, 2002, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Sykes, J. F., and J. Zhu, Empirical models of NAPL dissolution and their applications in subsurface contaminant transport modeling, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 6-10, 2002, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Upscaling hydraulic properties for steady vertical flows, Flow & Transport in Permeable Media, Gordon Research Conference, Proctor Academy, August 4-9, 2002, Andover, New Hampshire, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Upscaling hydraulic properties for steady state evaporation and infiltration, NSH-SAHRA Annual Meeting, February 25-28, 2002, Tucson, Arizona, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., Fate of nonaqueous phase liquid (NAPL) in variably saturated fractal formations, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 10-14, 2001, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Mohanty, B. P., and J. Zhu, Accuracy and uncertainty of average hydraulic parameters for steady state flows in heterogeneous soils, American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, December 10-14, 2001, San Francisco, California, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., and B. P. Mohanty, Upscaling of hydraulic properties
  • , ASA-CSSA-SSSA Annual Meeting, October 21-25, 2001, Charlotte, North Carolina, U. S. A.
  • Zhu, J., M. G. Schaap, and B. P. Mohanty, Soil hydraulic properties – upscaling from measurement scale to hydrologic model scale, NASA-LSH PI Meeting, April 30-May 4, 2001, Potomac, Maryland, U. S. A.

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