Publications – William W-G. Yeh, Ph.D.

Books and Chapters in Books

1. Yeh, W.W-G. “Modeling Hydrologic Phenomena: A Tool for Systems Engineers,” Ch. 14 In: Cardenas, M.A. and Rothenberg, ed., Applications of Systems Engineering: Methods, Models, and Results, Editorial Continental, S. America, 1976.
2. Yeh, W.W-G., Becker, L. “Water Resource Systems Models,” contributed Chapter in C.T. Leondes, ed., Control and Dynamic Systems: Advances in Theory and Application, Academic Press, 15:195-246, 1979.
3. Becker, L., Graves, A. L., Yeh, W. W-G. “Central Arizona Project Operation,” Experience in Operation of Hydrosystems, Water Resources Publications, Littleton, CO, 3-23, 1982.
4. Yeh, W. W-G. “Parameter Estimation in Rainfall-Runoff Modeling,” Statistical Analysis of Rainfall and Runoff, Water Resources Publications, Littleton, CO, 481-490, 1982.
5. Willis, R., Yeh, W.W-G. Groundwater Systems Planning and Management, Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1987.
6. Yeh, W. W-G., “Groundwater Systems,” Ch.16 In: L.W. Mays, ed., Water Resources Handbook, McGraw-Hill, 16.1-16.40, 1996.
7. Yeh, W.W-G., and Y-H. Sun, “Groundwater Systems,” Ch. 3, In: C. ReVelle and A.E. McGrarity, ed., Design and Operation of Civil and Environmental Engineering Systems, John Wiley and Sons, 97-164, 1997.
8. Yeh, W. W-G., “Groundwater Flow Processes,” Ch. 28 In: T. D. Potter and B. R. Colman, ed., Handbook of Weather, Climate and Water, Wiley-Interscience, pp. 507-525, 2003.
9. McPhee, J., Yeh, W.W-G., “Optimal Experimental Design for Parameter Estimation and Contaminant Plume Characterization in Groundwater Modeling,” Ch. 9, In: M.P.F. Berger and W.K. Wong, ed., Applied Optimal Designs, John Wiley & Sons, pp. 219-245, 2005.
10. McPhee, J., Yeh, W.W-G., “Multiobjective Analysis for Sustainability – Conjunctive Use Planning of Groundwater and Surface Water,’ Ch. 6, In L. W. Mays, ed., Water Resources Sustainability, McGraw Hill, pp. 119-140, 2006.

 

Papers Published in Refereed Journals

1. Yeh, W.W-G., Franzini, J.B. “Moisture Movement in a Horizontal Soil Column Under the Influence of an Applied Pressure,” J. of Geophysical Research, 73-16:5151:5157, August 1968.
2. Hall, W.A., Tauxe, G.W., Yeh, W.W-G. “An Alternate Procedure for the Optimization of Operations for Planning with Multiple River, Multiple Purpose Systems,” Water Resources Research, 5-6:1367-1372, December 1969.
3. Hall, W.A., Askew, A.J., Yeh, W.W-G. “Use of the Critical Period in Reservoir Analysis,” Water Resources Research, 5-6:1205-1215, December 1969.
4. Yeh, W.W-G. “Nonsteady Flow to a Surface Reservoir,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 96-HY3: 609-618, March 1970.
5. Yeh, W.W-G., Singh, R. “Transient Flow Between Parallel Drains,” J. of Hydrology, 11-3:301-312, September 1970.
6. Harboe, R.C., Mobasheri, F., Yeh, W.W-G. “Optimal Policy for Reservoir Operation,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 96-HY11:2297-2308, November 1970.
7. Yeh, W.W-G., Tauxe, G.W. “A Proposed Technique for Identification of Unconfined Aquifer Parameters,” J. of Hydrology, 12-2:117-128, January 1971.
8. Askew, A.J., Yeh, W.W-G., Hall, W.A. “A Comparative Study of Critical Drought Simulation,” Water Resources Research, 7-1:52-62, February 1971.
9. Yeh, W.W-G., Tauxe, G.W. “Quasilinearization and the Identification of Aquifer Parameters,” Water Resources Research, 7-2:375-381, April 1971.
10. Yeh, W.W-G., Tauxe, G.W. “Optimal Identification of Aquifer Diffusivity Using Quasilinearization,” Water Resources Research, 7-4:955-962, August 1971.
11. Askew, A.J., Yeh, W.W-G., Hall, W.A. “Use of Monte Carlo Techniques in the Design and Operation of a Multi-purpose Reservoir System,” Water Resources Research, 7-4:819-826, August 1971.
12. Marino, M.A., Yeh, W.W-G. “Nonsteady Flow in a Recharge Well-Unconfined Aquifer System,” J. of Hydrology, 16:159-176, 1972.
13. Becker, L., Yeh, W.W-G. “Identification of Parameters in Unsteady Open Channel Flows,” Water Resources Research, 8-4:956-965, August 1972.
14. Marino, M.A., Yeh, W.W-G. “Identification of Parameters in Finite Leaky Aquifer System,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 99-HY2:319-336, February 1973.
15. Becker, L., Yeh, W.W-G. “Identification of Multiple Reach Channel Parameters,” Water Resources Research, 9-2:326-335, April 1973.
16. Marino, M.A., Yeh, W.W-G. “A Discrete Space Continuous Time Modeling Approach to Nonsteady Flow in a Leaky Aquifer System of Finite Configuration,” J. of Hydrology, 20:255-266, October 1973.
17. Chang, S., Yeh, W.W-G. “Optimal Allocation of Artificial Aeration Along a Polluted Stream Using Dynamic Programming,” Water Resources Bulletin, 9-5:985-997, October 1973.
18. Trott, W.J., Yeh, W.W-G. “Optimization of Multiple Reservoir Systems,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 99-HY10:1865-1884, October 1973.
19. Yeh, W.W-G., Becker, L. “Linear Programming and Channel Flow Identification,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 99-HY11:2013-2021, November 1973.
20. Askew, A.J., Yeh, W.W-G., Hall, W.A. “Optimal Design and Operation of Reservoir Systems,” Int. Assoc. for Hydrological Sciences/Assoc. of Int. Scientific Hydrology, 101:942-949, 1974.
21. Becker, L., Yeh, W.W-G. “Optimal Timing, Sequencing, and Sizing of Multiple Reservoir Surface Water Supply Facilities,” Water Resources Research, 10-1:57-62, February 1974.
22. Lin, A.C., Yeh, W.W-G. “Identification of Parameters in an Inhomogeneous Aquifer by Use of the Maximum Principle of Optimal Control and Quasilinearization,” Water Resources Research, 10-4:829-838, August 1974.
23. Chang, S., Yeh, W.W-G. “Invariant Imbedding and Unsteady Ground-Water Flow,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 100-HY10:1343-1352, October 1974.
24. Becker, L., Yeh, W.W-G. “Timing and Sizing of Complex Water Resource Systems,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 100-HY10:1457-1470, October 1974.
25. Becker, L., Yeh, W.W-G. “Optimization of Real-Time Operation of a Multiple Reservoir System,” Water Resources Research, 10-6:1107-1112, December 1974.
26. Yeh, W.W-G. “Aquifer Parameter Identification,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 101-HY9:1197-1209, September 1975.
27. Yeh, W.W-G. “Optimal Identification of Parameters in an Inhomogeneous Medium with Quadratic Programming,” Soc. of Petroleum Engrs. J., 15-5:371-375, October 1975.
28. Yoon, Y.S., Yeh, W.W-G. “The Galerkin Method for Nonlinear Parabolic Equations of Unsteady Groundwater Flow,” Water Resources Research, 11-5:751-754, October 1975.
29. Becker, L., Yeh, W.W-G., Fults, D., Sparks, D. “Operations Models for Central Valley Project,” J. of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, 102-WR1:101-115, April 1976.
30. Chang, S., Yeh, W.W-G. “A Proposed Algorithm for the Solution of the Large-Scale Inverse Problems in Groundwater,” Water Resources Research, 12-3:365-374, June 1976.
31. Yoon, Y.S., Yeh, W.W-G. “Parameter Identification in an Inhomogeneous Medium with the Finite-Element Method,” Soc. of Petroleum Engrs. J., 16-4:217-226, August 1976.
32. Yeh, W. W-G., Yoon, Y. S., “A Systematic Optimization Procedure for the Identification of Inhomogeneous Aquifer Parameters,” Advances in Groundwater Hydrology, American Water Resources Assoc., 72-82, September 1976.
33. Chu, W.S., Yeh, W.W-G. “A Nonlinear Programming Algorithm for Real-Time Hourly Reservoir Operations,” Water Resources Bulletin, 14-5:1048-1063, October 1978.
34. Yeh, W.W-G., Becker, L., Sohn, R. “Information Requirements for Improving Hydropower,” J. of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, 104-WRI:139-156, November 1978.
35. Yeh, W.W-G., Becker, L., Chu, W.S. “Real-Time Hourly Reservoir Operation,” J. of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, 105-WR2:187-203, September 1979.
36. Chu, W.S., Yeh, W.W-G. “Two-Dimensional Tidally Averaged Estuarine Model,” J. of the Hydraulics Division, ASCE, 106-HY4:501-518, April 1980.
37. Yeh, W.W-G., Becker, L., Toy, D., Graves, A. “Central Arizona Project: Operations Model,” J. of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, 106:WR2:521-540, July 1980.
38. Moore, N.Y., Yeh, W.W-G. “Economic Model for Reservoir Planning,” J. of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, 106-WR2:383-400, July 1980.
39. Becker, L., Yeh, W.W-G. “Improved Hourly Reservoir Operation Model,” J. of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, 107-WRI:283-287, March 1981.
40. Yeh, W.W-G., Yoon, Y.S. “Aquifer Parameter Identification with Optimum Dimension in Parameterization,” Water Resources Research, 17-3:664-672, June 1981.
41. Poppe, D.A., Yeh, W.W-G. “Estimation of Small-Scale Hydropower Potential,” J. of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, 108-WR1:145-151, March 1982.
42. Yeh, W.W-G., Becker, L. “Multiobjective Analysis of Multireservoir Operations,” Water Resources Research, 18-5: 1326-1336, October 1982.
43. Yeh, W.W-G., Becker, L., Zettlemoyer, R. “Worth of Inflow Forecast for Reservoir Operation,” J. of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, October 1982, 108-WR3:257-269.
44. Yeh, W. W-G., Yoon, Y.S., Lee, K.S. “Aquifer Parameter Identification with Kriging and Optimum Parameterization,” Water Resources Research, 19-1:225-233, February 1983.
45. Williams, B.J., Yeh, W. W-G. “Parameter Estimation in Rainfall-Runoff Models,” J. of Hydrology, 63:373-393, April, 1983.
46. Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W.W-G. “A Proposed Upstream Weight Numerical Method for Simulating Pollutant Transport in Groundwater,” Water Resources Research, 19-6:1489-1500, December 1983.
47. Louie, P., Yeh, W.W-G., Hsu, N.S. “Multiobjective Water Resources Management Planning,” J. of the Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, 110-1:39-56, January 1984.
48. Sadeghipour, J., Yeh, W.W-G. “Parameter Identification of Groundwater Aquifer Models: A Generalized Least Squares Approach,” Water Resources Research, 20-7:971-979, July 1984.
49. Yeh, W.W-G., Sun, N-Z. “An Extended Identifiability in Aquifer Parameter Identification and Optimal Pumping Test Design,” Water Resources Research, 20-12: pp 1837-1847, Dec. 1984.
50. Chu, W.S., Yeh, W.W-G. “Calibration of a Two-Dimensional Hydrodynamics Model,” Coastal Engineering, 9:293-307, 1985.
51. Braga, B.P.F., Conejo, J.G.L., Becker, L., Yeh, W.W-G. “Capacity Expansion of Sao Paulo Water Supply,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 111-2: pp 238-252, April 1985.
52. Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W.W-G. “Identification of Parameter Structure in Groundwater Inverse Problem,” Water Resources Research, 21-6:pp 869-883, June 1985.
53. Yeh, W.W-G. “Reservoir Management and Operation Models: A State-of-the-Art Review,” Water Resources Research, 21-12:1797-1818, December 1985.
54. Yeh, W.W-G. “Review of Parameter Identification Procedures in Groundwater Hydrology: The Inverse Problem,” Water Resources Research, 22-1:95-108, February 1986.
55. Kim, S.K., Yeh, W. W-G., “A Heuristic Solution Procedure for Expansion Sequencing Problems,” Water Resources Research, 22-8:1197-1206, August 1986.
56. Wang, C., Sun, N-Z. Yeh, W. W-G., “An Upstream Weight Multiple Cell Balance Finite Method for Solving Three-Dimensional Convection-Dispersion Equations,” Water Resources Research, 22-11:1575-1589, October 1986.
57. Trezos, T., Yeh, W. W-G., “Use of Stochastic Dynamic Programming for Reservoir Management,” Water Resources Research, 23-6:983-996, June 1987.
58. Yeh, W. W-G., Wang, C., “Identification of Aquifer Dispersivities: Methods of Analysis and Parameter Uncertainty,” Water Resources Bulletin, 23-4:569-580, August 1987
59. Jones, L., Willis, R., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimal Control of Groundwater Hydraulics Using Differential Dynamic Programming,” Water Resources Research, 23(11):2097-2106, November 1987.
60. Lu, A.H., Schmittroth, F., Yeh, W.W-G., “Sequential Estimations of Aquifer Parameters,” Water Resources Research, 24(5): 670-682, May 1988.
61. Loaiciga, H.A., Shumway, F., Yeh, W.W-G., “Linear Spatial Interpolations: Analysis with an Application to San Joaquin Valley,” Scholastic Hydrology and Hydraulics, 2(2): 113-136, June 1988.
62. Hsu, N.S., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimum Experimental Design for Parameter Identification in Groundwater Hydrology,” Water Resources Research, 25(5):1025-1040, May 1989.
63. Nishikawa, T., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimal Pumping Test Design for the Parameter Identification of Groundwater Systems,” Water Resources Research, 25(7):1737-1747, July 1989.
64. McCarthy, J.M., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimal Pumping Test Design for Parameter Estimation and Prediction in Groundwater Hydrology,” Water Resources Research, 26(4):779-791, April 1990.
65. Yeh, W. W-G., Sun, N-Z., “Variational Sensitivity Analysis, Data Requirements, and Parameter Identification in a Leaky Aquifer System,” Water Resources Research, 26(9):1927-1938, September 1990.
66. Sun, N-Z., Yeh W. W-G., “Coupled Inverse Problems in Groundwater Modeling 1. Sensitivity Analysis and Parameter Identification,” Water Resources Research, 26(10):2507-2525, October 1990.
67. Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W. W-G., “Coupled Inverse Problems in Groundwater Modeling 2. Identifiability and Experimental Design,” Water Resources Research, 26(10):2527-2540, October 1990.
68. Cleveland, T.G., Yeh, W. W-G., “Sampling Network Design for Transport Parameter Identification,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 116(6):764-783, November/December 1990.
69. Putti, M., Yeh, W. W-G., Mulder, W.A., “A Triangular Finite Volume Approach With High-Resolution Upwind Terms for the Solution of Groundwater Transport Equations,” Water Resources Research, 26(12):2865-2880, December 1990.
70. Cleveland, T.G., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimal Configuration and Scheduling of Ground-Water Tracer Test,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 117(1):37-51, January/February 1991.
71. Braga Jr., B.P.F., Yeh, W. W-G., Becker, L., Barros, M.T.L., “Stochastic Optimization of Multiple-Reservoir-System Operation,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 117(4):471-481, July/August 1991.
72. Rathfelder, K., Yeh, W.W-G., Mackay, D., “Mathematical Simulation of Soil Vapor Extraction Systems: Model Development and Numerical Examples,” Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 8:263-297, 1991.
73. Yeh, W.W-G., “Systems Analysis in Ground-Water Planning and Management, ” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 118(3):224-237, May/June 1992.
74. Yeh, W.W-G., Becker, L., Hua, S-Q., Wen, D-P., Liu, J-M., “Optimization of Real-Time Hydrothermal System Operation,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 118(6):636-653, November/December 1992.
75. Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W.W-G., “A Stochastic Inverse Solution for Transient Groundwater Flow: Parameter Identification and Reliability Analysis,” Water Resources Research, 28(12): 3269-3280, December 1992.
76. Cheng, J-M., Yeh, W.W-G., “A Proposed Quasi-Newton Method for Parameter Identification in a Flow and Transport System,” Advances in Water Resources, 15:239-249, 1992.
77. Sun, N-Z., Jeng, M.C., Yeh, W.W-G., “A Proposed Geological Parameterization Method for Parameter Identification in Three-dimensional Groundwater Modeling,” Water Resources Research, 31(1): 89-102, January 1995.
78. Diba, A., Louie, P.W.F., Mahjoub, M., Yeh, W.W-G., “Planned Operation of Large-Scale Water Distribution System,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 121(3):260-269, May/June, 1995.
79. Wang, C., Mortazavi, B., Liang, W.K., Sun, N.Z., Yeh, W.W-G., “Model Development for Conjunctive Use Study of the San Jacinto Basin, California,” Water Resources Bulletin, 31(2):227-241, April, 1995.
80. Sun, Y-H., Yeh, W.W-G., Hsu, N-S., Louie, P.W.F., “A Generalized Network Algorithm for Water Supply System Optimization,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 121(5): 392-398, 1995.
81. Sun, Y-H., Yang, S., Yeh, W.W-G., Louie, P.W.F., “Modeling Reservoir Evaporation Losses by Generalized Networks,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 122(3): 222-226, May/June, 1996.
82. Pelmulder, S.D., Yeh, W.W-G., Kastenberg, W.E., “Regional Scale Framework for Modeling Water Resources and Health Risk Problems,” Water Resources Research, 32(6): 1851-1861, June, 1996.
83. Sun, Y-H., Davert, M.W., Yeh, W.W-G., “Soil Vapor Extraction System Design by Combinatorial Optimization,” Water Resources Research, 32(6): 1863-1873, June, 1996.
84. Yang, S. Hsu, N-S., Louie, P.W.F., Yeh, W.W-G., “Water Distribution Network Reliability: Connectivity Analysis,” Journal of Infrastructure Systems, ASCE, 2(2): 54-64, June, 1996.
85. Yang, S. Hsu, N-S., Louie, P.W.F., Yeh, W.W-G., “Water Distribution Network Reliability: Stochastic Simulation,” Journal of Infrastructure Systems, ASCE, 2(2): 65-72, June, 1996.
86. Barros, M.T., Yang, S., Braga Jr., B.P.F., Sun, Y-H., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimal Design for Automatic Control of On-Demand Canal Systems,” Journal of Infrastructure Systems, ASCE, 3(2): 59-67, June, 1997.
87. Sun, Y-H., Yeh, W.W-G. “Location and Schedule Optimization of Soil Vapor Extraction System Design,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 124(1): 47-58, January/February 1998.
88. Emch, P.G., Yeh, W.W-G., “Management Model for Conjunctive Use of Coastal Surface Water and Groundwater,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 124(3): 129-139, May/June, 1998.
89. Sun, N-Z., Yang, S., Yeh, W.W-G., “A Proposed Stepwise Regression Method for Model Structure Identification,” Water Resources Research, 34(10): 2561-2572, October, 1998.
90. Sciortino, A., Harmon, T.C., Yeh, W.W-G., “Inverse Modeling for Locating Dense Nonaqueous Pools in Groundwater Under Steady Flow Conditions,” Water Resources Research, 36(7): 1723-1735, July, 2000.
91. Yang, S., Sun, Y-H., Yeh, W.W-G., “Optimization of Regional Water Distribution System with Blending Requirements,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 126(4): 229-235, July/August, 2000.
92. Wong, H., Yeh, W. W-G., “Uncertainty Analysis in Contaminated Aquifer Management,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 128(1): 33-45, January/February, 2002.
93. Sciortino, A., Harmon, T.C., Yeh, W.W-G., “Experimental Design and Model Parameter Estimation for Locating a Dissolving DNAPL Pool in Groundwater,” Water Resources Research, 38(5):10.1029/2000WR000134, May 2002.
94. Tu, M-Y., Hsu, N-S, Yeh, W.W-G., “Optimization of Reservoir Management and Operation with Hedging Rules,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 129 (2): 86-97, March/April, 2003.
95. Barros, M., Tsai, F.T-C., Yang, S., Lopes, J.E.G., Yeh, W.W-G., “Optimization of Large-Scale Hydropower System Operations,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 129 (3): 178-188, May/June, 2003.
96. Tsai, F.T-C., Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W.W-G., “Global-Local Optimization for Parameter Structure Identification in Three-Dimensional Groundwater Modeling,” Water Resources Research, 39(2), 1043, doi:10.1029/2001 WR001135, 2003.
97. Tsai, F.T-C., Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W.W-G., “A Combinatorial Optimization Scheme for Parameter Structure Identification in Ground-Water Modeling,” Ground Water, 41(2): 156-169, 2003.
98. Tsai, F. T-C., Yeh, W. W-G., “Characterization and Identification of Aquifer Heterogeneity with Generalized Parameterization and Bayesian Estimation,” Water Resources Research, 40 (10): Art. No. W10102 OCT 1 2004.
99. McPhee, J., Yeh, W. W-G., “Multiobjective Optimization for Sustainable Groundwater Management in Semiarid Regions,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 130 (6): 490-497, November/December 2004.
100. Chang, L-F., Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimal Observation Network Design for Parameter Structure Identification in Groundwater Modeling,” Water Resources Research, 41 (3): Art. No. W03002 MAR 2 2005.
101. Tsai, F. T-C., Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W. W-G., “Geophysical Parameterization and Parameter Structure Identification Using Natural Neighbors in Groundwater Inverse Problems,” Journal of Hydrology, 308 (1-4): 269-283, 2005.
102. Tu, M-Y, Tsai, F. T-C., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimization of Water Distribution and Water Quality by Hybrid Genetic Algorithm,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 131(6): 431-440, 2005.
103. McPhee, J., Yeh, W. W-G., “Experimental Design for Groundwater Modeling and Management, Water Resource Research,” 42, W02408, doi:10.1029/2005WR003997, 2006.
104. Illangasekare, T, Tyler, S.W., Clement, T.P., Villholth, K.G., Perera, A.P.G.R.L., Obeysekera, J., Gunatilaka, A., Panabokke, C.R., Hyndman, D.W., Cunningham, K.J., Kaluarachchi, J.J., Yeh, W. W-G., van Genuchten, M.T., Jensen K., “Impacts of the 2004 Tsunami on Groundwater Resources in Sri Lanka,” Water Resources Research, 42 (5): Art. No. W05201, May 9, 2006.
105. Loaiciga H.A., Yeh, W. W-G., Ortega-Guerrero, M.A., “Probability Density Functions in the Analysis of Hydraulic Conductivity Data,” Journal of the Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, 11(5): 442-450, SEP-OCT 2006.
106. Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W. W-G., “Development of Objective-Oriented Groundwater Models: 1. Robust Parameter Identification,” Water Resources Research, 43 (2): Art. No. W02420 FEB 21 2007.
107. Sun, N-Z., Yeh, W. W-G., “Development of Objective-Oriented Groundwater Models: 2. Robust Experimental Design,” Water Resources Research, 43 (2): Art. No. W02421 FEB 21 2007.
108. Chen, L., McPhee, J., Yeh, W. W-G., “A Diversified Multiobjective GA for Optimizing Reservoir Rule Curves,” Advances in Water Resources, (5): 1082-1093, May 2007.
109. Bray, B., Tsai, F. T-C., Sim, Y., Yeh, W. W-G., “Model Development and Calibration of a Saltwater Intrusion Model in Southern California,” Journal of American Water Resources Association, 43(5):1329-1343, October 2007.
110. Tu, M-Y., Hsu, N-S., Tsai, F. T-C., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimization of Hedging Rules for Reservoir Operations,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 131(1): 3-13, January 2008.
111. McPhee, J., Yeh, W. W-G., “Groundwater Management using Model Reduction via Empirical Orthogonal Functions,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 134(2): 161-170, March 2008.
112. Bray, B., Yeh, W. W-G., “Improving Seawater Barrier Operation with Simulation-Optimization in Southern California,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 134(2): 171-180, March 2008.
113. Tan, C-C., Tung, C-P., Chen, C-H., Yeh, W. W-G., “An Integrated Optimization Algorithm for Parameter Structure Identification in Groundwater Modeling,” Advances in Water Resources, 31: 545-560, 2008.
114. Hsu, N-S, Cheng, W-C, Cheng, W-M., Wei, C-C., Yeh, W. W-G., “Optimization and Capacity Expansion of a Water Distribution System,” Advances in Water Resources, 31:776-786, 2008.
115. Barros, M.T. L., Zambon, R.C., Barbosa, P.S.F., Yeh, W. W-G., “Planning and Operation of Large-Scale Water Distribution Systems with Preemptive Priorities,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 134(3): 247-256, May 2008.
116. Chiu, Y-C., Sun, N-Z, Nishikawa, T., Yeh, W. W-G., “Development of an Objective-Oriented Groundwater Model for Conjunctive-Use Planning of Surface Water and Groundwater,” Water Resources Research, 45, W00B17, doi:10.1029/2007WR006662, 2009.
117. Cheng, W-C., Kendall, D. R., Putti, M., Yeh, W. W-G., “A Nudging Data Assimilation Algorithm for the Identification of Groundwater Pumping,” Water Resources Research, 45, W08434, doi:10.1029/2008WR007602, 2009.
118. Cheng, W-C., Hsu, N-S., Cheng, W-M., Yeh, W. W-G., “A Flow Path Model for Regional Water Distribution Optimization, Water Resources Research, 45, W09411, doi:10.1029WR007826, 2009.
119. Chiu, Y-C., Sun, N-Z, Nishikawa, T., Yeh, W. W-G., “Development of an Objective-Oriented Groundwater Model for Conjunctive-Use Planning of Surface Water and Groundwater,” Water Resources Research, 45, W00B17, doi:10.1029/2007WR006662, 2009.
120. Cheng, W-C., Kendall, D. R., Putti, M., Yeh, W. W-G., “A Nudging Data Assimilation Algorithm for the Identification of Groundwater Pumping,” Water Resources Research, 45, W08434, doi:10.1029/2008WR007602, 2009.
121. Cheng, W-C., Hsu, N-S., Cheng, W-M., Yeh, W. W-G., “A Flow Path Model for Regional Water Distribution Optimization, Water Resources Research, 45, W09411, doi:10.1029WR007826, 2009.
122. Chiu, Y-C., Nishikawa, T., Yeh, W. W-G., An Optimal Pump and Recharge Management Model for Nitrate Removal in the Warren Ground-water Basin, California,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 136(3): 299-308, May/June 2010.
123. Siade, A. J., Putti, M., Yeh, W. W-G., “Snapshot Selection for Groundwater Model Reduction using Proper Orthogonal Decomposition,” Water Resources Research, 46, W08539, doi: 10.1029/2009WR008792, 2010.
124. Zambon, R.C., Barros, M.T.L., Lopes, J.E.G., Barbosa, P.S. F., Francato, A.L., Yeh, W.W-G., “Optimization of Large-Scale Hydrothermal System Operation,” to be published in Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 2011.
125. Cheng, W-C., Putti, M., Kendall, D. R., Yeh, W. W-G., “A Real-Time Groundwater Management Model Using Data Assimilation,” Water Resources Research, 47, W06528, doi:10.1029/2010WR009770, 2011.
126. Zambon, R.C., Barros, M.T.L., Lopes, J.E.G., Barbosa, P.S.F., Francato, A.L., Yeh, W.W-G. “Optimization of Large-Scale Hydrothermal System Operation,” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, 138(2): 135-143, March/April 2012.
127. Siade, A.J., Putti, M., Yeh, W. W-G., “Reduced Order Parameter Estimation Using Quasilinearization and Quadratic Programing.” Water Resources Research, 48, W06502, doi:10.1029/2011WR011471, 2012.
128. Chou, F. N-F., Lee, H. C., Yeh, W. W-G., “Effectiveness and Efficiency of Scheduling Regional Water Resources Projects,” Water Resources Management, 27(3): 665-693 DOI: 10.1007/s11269-012-0208-9, FEB 2013.
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131. Maalouf, S., Rosso, D., Yeh, W.W-G., “Optimal Planning and Design of Seawater RO Brine Outfalls under Environmental Uncertainty,” Desalination 333 (1): 134-145, DOI: 10.1016/j.desal.2013.11.015, January 2014.
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MS Theses

1. Yashwantlal D. Desai, “Optimal Design of a Single Reservoir System with Pump-Back Capability,” 1970.
2. Walter S. Parker, “Optimizing the Operation of a Single Multiple Purpose Reservoir System,” 1972.
3. Shin Chang, “Optimal Allocation of Artificial Aeration Along the Polluted Stream Using Dynamic Programming,” 1972.
4. William J. Trott, “Optimal Design of a Reservoir System Using Incremental Dynamic Programming and Successive Approximations,” 1972.
5. Nancy Young, “Optimal Identification of Estuary Parameters Using Quasilinearization,” 1973.
6. Kerry Williams, “Nonlinear and Dynamic Programming Applied to Optimal River Basin Management,” 1973.
7. Richard Bloyd, “Management of Water Resources in the Ohio River Basin,” 1974.
8. Esko Kuusisto, “A Review and Evaluation of the Operation and Hydrological Modeling of a Multi-Reservoir System,” 1976.
9. Wen-Sen Chu, “Optimization of Real-Time Hourly Operations of a Single Reservoir System by Nonlinear Duality Theorems and Lagrangian Procedures,” 1976.
10. Mark Wildermuth, “The Optimal Estimation of Parameter for a Conceptual Watershed Model,” 1976.
11. Douglas Hahn, “Parameter Optimization of a Small Watershed Model,” 1977.
12. Marvin J. Cohn, “Economic Benefits to Agriculture in the San Joaquin Valley Due to Long-Term Prediction Streamflow Forecasting,” 1978.
13. Janet Carson, “The Price Elasticity of Demand for Water,” 1979.
14. Peter Louie, “Identification of Groundwater Model Parameters,” 1979.
15. Duane A. Poppe, “Estimation of Hydropower Potential of Small Watersheds in California from Watershed Characteristics,” 1980.
16. A. Tabatabaee-Diba, “Operational Study for Planning Purposes of a Pump-Storage Reservoir System,” 1980.
17. Gary A. O’Keefe, “Optimization of Ground-Surface Water Management with Multiple Objectives,” 1980.
18. Frank Gerard, “A Comparison of Various Hydrologic Methods to Estimate Flood Flows on the Northeast Cape Fear River,” 1982.
19. Donald Kendall, “Finite Element Model for Immiscible Contaminant Transport in a Confined Aquifer Under the Influence of Pressure and Temperature Gradients,” 1985.
20. Bessie Lee, “Analysis of Ground Water Quality Parameters of the Los Angeles Coastal Plain,” 1987.
21. Dale Straw, “Testing Quasi-Newton Methods for Use in Parameter Identification,” 1995.
22. Jonathan Giron, “Parameter Estimation of a Groundwater System Using Genetic Algorithms,” 1996.
23. Christopher Stern, “Identification of Infrastructure Aging Parameters for Water Distribution Systems,” 1997.
24. Maria Cecilia Echarte, “Modeling Transport of Chromium in Groundwater,” 2003.
25. Joseph C. Pope, “Simulated Groundwater Tracer Study of the Alamitos Barrier Project, Los Angeles, California,” 2006.

 

Ph.D. Dissertations

1. Miguel A. Marino, “Identification of Aquifer Parameters in a Finite Leaky Artesian System,” 1972.
2. Leonard Becker, “Identification of Parameters in Unsteady Open Channel Flow,” 1972.
3. Albert C. Lin, “Optimal Identification of Aquifer Parameters in a Distributed System,” 1973.
4. George W. Tauxe, “Joint Operation of a Multiple Purpose Linked Reservoir System with Multi-State Incremental Dynamic Programming,” 1973.
5. Shin Chang, “Quadratic Programming Solution of Inverse Problem in Unsteady Groundwater Flow,” 1974.
6. Y.S. Yoon, “Identification of Aquifer Parameters in a Large Unconfined System,” 1976.
7. Nancy Y. Moore, “Optimal Solution to the Timing Sequencing, and Sizing of Multiple Reservoir Surface Water Supply Facilities when Demand Depends on Price,” 1977.
8. William J. Trott, “Determination of Real Time Operating Rules for a Multiple Reservoir System,” 1979.
9. Wen-Sen Chu, “Parameter Identification of Two Dimensional Estuarine Salinity Model,” 1979.
10. Sashi K. Mozumder, “Integrated Planning of Metropolitan Water and Waste Water System,” 1979.
11. Bill Nieh, “A Probabilistic Optimization Model for Water Resources Capacity Expansion with Price-Sensitive Seasonal Demand,” 1979.
12. Sheung-Kown Kim, “Capacity Expansion of Surface Water Supply Facility Systems with Interdependency Among Projects,” 1982.
13. Juan Jose Victoria, “Optimum Real Time Operation of Multiple Purpose Reservoir Systems,” 1982.
14. Antonio Lopes Delgado, “Multiobjective Economic System Optimization Methods: Deterministic Approach for a Groundwater Quality Control Management System,” 1983.
15. Peter Louie, “A Multiobjective Optimization Approach with Decomposition for Solving a Water Resources Management Planning Problem,” 1984.
16. Jamshid Sadeghipour, “Parameter Identification of Groundwater Aquifer Models: A Generalized Least Squares Approach,” 1984.
17. Nien-Sheng Hsu, “Optimum Experimental Design for Parameter Identification of a Groundwater System,” 1984.
18. Thanos Trezos, “Use of Stochastic Dynamic Programming for Optimum Reservoir Management,” 1986.
19. LaDon Jones, “Optimal Control of Groundwater Hydraulics via Differential Dynamic Programming,” 1986.
20. Chuching Wang, “A Three-Dimensional Finite Element Model Coupled with Parameter Identification for Aquifer Solute Transport,” 1986.
21. James McCarthy, “Optimal Pump Test Design for Parameter Estimation and Prediction in Groundwater Hydrology,” 1987.
22. Tracy Nishikawa, “Optimal Pump Test Design for the Parameter Identification of Groundwater Systems,” 1988.
23. Theodore Cleveland, “Sampling Strategies for Transport Parameter Estimation,” 1989.
24. Mario Putti, “A New Finite Volume Approach to the Modeling of Contaminant Transport in Groundwater,” 1989.
25. Klaus Rathfelder, “Mathematical Simulation of Vapor Extraction Processes,” 1989.
26. Jen-Min Cheng, “Numerical Modeling and Parameter Identification of Subsurface Solute Transport,” 1989.
27. Kathryn Thorbjamarson, “Evaluation of Sorption Nonequilibrium in Forced-Gradient Tracer Tests,” 1990.
28. Behrooz Mortazari, “Multi-objective Optimization Methodology,” 1991.
29. Ming-Chin Jeng, “Mathematical Modeling of Conjunctive use of Surface Water and Groundwater,” 1993.
30. Marshall Davert, “Optimization of Soil Vapor Extraction Systems,” 1993.
31. Ming-Jame Horng, “Integrated Decision Support System for Conjunctive Use Planning of Surface Water and Groundwater in Taiwan,” 1994.
32. Susan Pelmulder, (Co-Chair: W. Kastenberg), “Regional Issues Regarding Groundwater Contamination,” 1994.
33. Yung-Hsin Sun, “Mixed Integer Nonlinear Optimization of Soil Vapor Extraction Systems,” 1994.
34. Shi-li Yang, “Optimization-Based Reliability Analysis of Water Distribution System,” 1994.
35. Pamela Emch, “A Nonlinear Multiobjective Management Model for the Conjunctive Use of Surface Water and Ground Water Under Conditions of Salt Water Intrusion,” 1994.
36. Angelina Tong, “Stochastic Parameter Estimation, Experimental Design, and Reliability Analysis in Groundwater Modeling,” 1996.
37. Ali Diba, “Multiobjective Optimization for Integrated Resources Planning Involving a Large-Scale Water Transmission System,” 1998.
38. Hugh Wong, “Uncertainty Analysis in Contaminated Aquifer Management using Mixed Monte Carlo Simulation and Gaussian Quadrature Approximation,” 1998.
39. Antonella Sciortino, (Co-Chair: T. Harmon), “Inverse Modeling for Identifying Location of Contaminant Pools in Porous Media,” 1999.
40. Eleni Hailu, “Optimal Mitigation Model for Inland Saltwater Plume in Coastal Basins with Seawater Intrusion Potential,” 2002.
41. Frank T-C. Tsai, (Co-Chair: N. Z. Sun), “Inverse Problem and Parameter Structure Identification in Groundwater Modeling,” 2002.
42. Ming-Yen Tu, “Optimization of Reservoir Operation and Rule Curves by Mixed-Integer Programming,” 2002.
43. James McPhee, “Model Reliability and Experimental Design for Sustainable Groundwater Management,” 2004.
44. Jason C. Fisher (Co-Chair: T. Harmon), “Coupled Systems Approach to Solute Transport within a Heterogeneous Vadose Zone-Groundwater Environment,” 2005.
45. Steve Brent Thomas, “Multiconstituent Reaction Identification in Groundwater Modeling,” 2005.
46. Li-Fang Chang (Co-Chair: N. Z. Sun), “Optimal Observation Network Design for Parameter Structure Identification in Groundwater Modeling,” 2005
47. Benjamin S. Bray, “Modeling and Optimization of Seawater Intrusion Barriers in Southern California Coastal Plain,” 2006.
48. Yeonjeong Park (Co-Chair: T. Harmon), “Managing Irrigation with Reclaimed Water: Minimizing Negative Impacts on Soil and Groundwater Quality,” 2007.
49. Wei-Chen Cheng, “Regional Water Distribution Optimization,” 2009.
50. Yung-Chia Chiu,” Objective-Oriented Groundwater Modeling for Conjunctive Use Planning of Surface Water and Groundwater, 2009.
51. Adam J. Siade,”Model Reduction and Parameter Estimation in Groundwater Modeling,” 2012.
52. Sami Maalouf,”Planning and Design of Desalination Plants Effluent Systems,” 2014.
53. Scott Elliott Boyce, “Model Reduction via Proper Orthogonal Decomposition of Transient Confined and Unconfined Groundwater-Flow,” 2015.