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2015Nimmo, J.R., Horowitz, C., and Mitchell, L., 2015, Discrete-storm water-table fluctuation method to estimate episodic recharge: Groundwater, v. 53, no. 2, doi:10.1111/gwat.12177, p. 282-292.
2014Nimmo, J.R., Hermann, P.M., Kirkham, M.B., and Landa, E.R., 2014, Pollen Dispersal by Catapult--Experiments of Lyman J. Briggs on the Flower of Mountain Laurel: Physics in Perspective, v. 16, no. 3, p. 371-389.
2014Perkins, K.S., Nimmo, J.R., Medeiros, A.C., Szutu, D.J., and von Allmen, E., 2014, Assessing effects of native forest restoration on soils moisture dynamics and potential aquifer recharge, Auwahi, Maui, Ecohydrology, DOI:10.1002/eco1469.
2013Cuthbert, M.O., Mackay, R., and Nimmo, J.R., 2013, Linking soil moisture balance and source-responsive models to estimate diffuse and preferential components of groundwater recharge: Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, v. 17, no. 3, doi: 10.5194/hess-17-1003-2013, p. 1003-1019.
2013Ebel, B.A., and Nimmo, J.R., 2013, An alternative process model of preferential contaminant travel times in the unsaturated zone--Application to Rainier Mesa and Shoshone Mountain, Nevada: Environmental Modeling and Assessment, v. 18, no. 3, doi: 10.1007/s10666-012-9349-8, p. 345-363.
2013Mirus, B.B., and Nimmo, J.R., 2013, Balancing practicality and hydrologic realism--A parsimonious approach for simulating rapid groundwater recharge via unsaturated-zone preferential flow: Water Resources Research, v. 49, no. 3, 2012WR012130, doi: 10.1002/wrcr.20141, p. 1458–1465.
2013Nimmo, J.R., 2013, Aggregation--Physical Aspects, Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences, Elsevier, doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.05087-9.
2013Nimmo, J.R., 2013, Porosity and Pore Size Distribution, Reference Module in Earth Systems and Environmental Sciences, Elsevier, doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-409548-9.05265-9, http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780124095489052659.
2013Nimmo, J.R., and Mitchell, L., 2013, Predicting vertically nonsequential wetting patterns with a source-responsive model: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 12, no. 4, doi: 10.2136/vzj2013.03.0054.
2012Nimmo, J.R., 2012, Response to “Comments on ‘Theory for Source-Responsive and Free-Surface Film Modeling of Unsaturated Flow’”: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 11, no. 4, doi: 10.2136/vzj2012.0044.
2012Nimmo, John R, 2012, Preferential flow occurs in unsaturated conditions: Hydrological Processes, v. 26, iss. 5, p. 786-789 LA - en. [get publication]
2012Perkins, K S, Nimmo, J R, and Medeiros, A C, 2012, Effects of native forest restoration on soil hydraulic properties, Auwahi, Maui, Hawaiian Islands: Geophysical Research Letters, v. 39, iss. 5. [get publication]
2011Mirus, Benjamin B, Perkins, Kim S, and Nimmo, John R, 2011, Assessing controls on perched saturated zones beneath the Idaho Nuclear Technology and Engineering Center, Idaho: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2011Perkins, Kim S, Nimmo, John R, Rose, Claire E, and Coupe, Richard H, 2011, Field tracer investigation of unsaturated zone flow paths and mechanisms in agricultural soils of northwestern Mississippi, USA: Journal of Hydrology, v. 396, iss. 1–2, p. 1-11. [get publication]
2010Caputo, Maria, De Carlo, Lorenzo, Masciopinto, Costantino, and Nimmo, John, 2010, Measurement of field-saturated hydraulic conductivity on fractured rock outcrops near Altamura (Southern Italy) with an adjustable large ring infiltrometer: Environmental Earth Sciences, v. 60, iss. 3, p. 583-590. [get publication]
2010Ebel, B A, and Nimmo, J R, 2010, Simple estimation of fastest preferential contaminant travel times in the unsaturated zone: application to Rainier Mesa and Shoshone Mountain, Nevada: Hydrology and Earth System Sciences Discussions, v. 7, iss. 3, p. 3879-3930. [get publication]
2010Ebel, Brian A, and Nimmo, John R, 2010, Hydraulic Property and Soil Textural Classification Measurements for Rainier Mesa, Nevada Test Site, Nevada: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2010Nimmo, J R, 2010, Response to Germann's "Comment on 'Theory for Source-Responsive and Free-Surface Film Modeling of Unsaturated Flow: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 9, iss. 2, p. 1102-1104.
2010Nimmo, John R, 2010, Theory for Source-Responsive and Free-Surface Film Modeling of Unsaturated Flow: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 9, iss. 2, p. 295-306. [get publication]
2009Ebel, Brian A, and Nimmo, John R, 2009, Estimation of Unsaturated Zone Traveltimes for Rainier Mesa and Shoshone Mountain, Nevada Test Site, Nevada, Using a Source-Responsive Preferential-Flow Model: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2009Mirus, Benjamin B, Perkins, Kim S, Nimmo, John R, and Singha, Kamini, 2009, Hydrologic Characterization of Desert Soils with Varying Degrees of Pedogenesis: 2. Inverse Modeling for Effective Properties: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 8, iss. 2, p. 496-509. [get publication]
2009Nimmo, J R, 2009, Vadose Water: Elsevier: Oxford, UK, v. 1, p. 766-777.
2009Nimmo, John R, Andraski, Brian J, and Muñoz-Carpena, Rafael, 2009, UZIG USGS Research: Advances through Interdisciplinary Interaction: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 8, iss. 2, p. 411-413. [get publication]
2009Nimmo, John R, Perkins, Kim S, Schmidt, Kevin M, Miller, David M, Stock, Jonathan D, and Singha, Kamini, 2009, Hydrologic Characterization of Desert Soils with Varying Degrees of Pedogenesis: 1. Field Experiments Evaluating Plant-Relevant Soil Water Behavior: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 8, iss. 2, p. 480-495. [get publication]
2009Nimmo, John R, Schmidt, Kevin M, Perkins, Kim S, and Stock, Jonathan D, 2009, Rapid Measurement of Field-Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity for Areal Characterization: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 8, iss. 1, p. 142-149. [get publication]
2009Perkins, Kim, and Nimmo, John, 2009, High-quality unsaturated zone hydraulic property data for hydrologic applications: Water Resources Research, v. 45, iss. 7. [get publication]
2008Nimmo, J R, 2008, The Public Fountains of the City of Dijon by H. Darcy--translated by P Bobeck [Book Review]:: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 7, iss. 4, p. 1311-1312.
2008Nimmo, John, and Perkins, Kim, 2008, Effect of soil disturbance on recharging fluxes: case study on the Snake River Plain, Idaho National Laboratory, USA: Hydrogeology Journal, v. 16, iss. 5, p. 829-844. [get publication]
2008Wang, Bingguo, Jin, Menggui, Nimmo, John R, Yang, Lei, and Wang, Wenfeng, 2008, Estimating groundwater recharge in Hebei Plain, China under varying land use practices using tritium and bromide tracers: Journal of Hydrology, v. 356, iss. 1–2, p. 209-222. [get publication]
2007Delin, Geoffrey N, Healy, Richard W, Lorenz, David L, and Nimmo, John R, 2007, Comparison of local- to regional-scale estimates of ground-water recharge in Minnesota, USA: Journal of Hydrology, v. 334, iss. 1–2, p. 231-249. [get publication]
2007Heppner, Christopher, Nimmo, John, Folmar, Gordon, Gburek, William, and Risser, Dennis, 2007, Multiple-methods investigation of recharge at a humid-region fractured rock site, Pennsylvania, USA: Hydrogeology Journal, v. 15, iss. 5, p. 915-927. [get publication]
2007Nimmo, John R, 2007, Simple predictions of maximum transport rate in unsaturated soil and rock: Water Resources Research, v. 43, iss. 5. [get publication]
2007Nimmo, John R, Herkelrath, William N, and Laguna Luna, Ana M, 2007, Physically Based Estimation of Soil Water Retention from Textural Data: General Framework, New Models, and Streamlined Existing Models: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 6, iss. 4. [get publication]
2006Nimmo, J R, and Perkins China C3 - 34th Congress International Association of Hydrogeologists [Proceedings] - CD only, October 9-13, 2006, K S C1 - Bejing, 2006, Effect of soil disturbance on aquifer recharge - case study on the Snake River Plain, Idaho National Laboratory, USA: International Association of Hydrogeologists.
2006Nimmo, John R, Healy, Richard W, and Stonestrom, David A, 2006, Aquifer Recharge: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd: Chichester, UK, v. 4, p. 2,222-229,246. [get publication]
2006Winfield, Kari A, Nimmo, John R, Izbicki, John A, and Martin, Peter M, 2006, Resolving Structural Influences on Water-Retention Properties of Alluvial Deposits: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 5, iss. 2. [get publication]
2005Caputo, Maria C, and Nimmo, John R, 2005, Quasi-steady centrifuge method for unsaturated hydraulic properties: Water Resources Research, v. 41, iss. 11. [get publication]
2005Heppner, Christopher S, and Nimmo, John R, 2005, A computer program for predicting recharge with a master recession curve: United States Geological Survey. [get publication]
2005Nimmo, J R, 2005, Unsaturated Zone Flow Processes: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd: Chichester, UK, v. 4, p. 2,292-299,322. [get publication]
2005Nimmo, J R, Healy, R W, and Stonestrom, D A, 2005, Aquifer recharge: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd: Chichester, UK, v. 4, p. 2,292-299,322. [get publication]
2005Nimmo, John R, and Landa, Edward R, 2005, The Soil Physics Contributions of Edgar Buckingham: Soil Science Society of America Journal, v. 69, iss. 2. [get publication]
2005Rousseau, J P, Landa, E R, Nimmo, J R, Cecil, L D, Knobel, L L, Glynn, P D, Kwicklis, E M, Curtis, G P, Stollenwerk, K G, Anderson, S R, Bartholomay, R C, Bossong, C R, and Orr, B R, 2005, Review of the transport of selected radionuclides in the interim risk assessment for the Radioactive Waste Management Complex, Waste Area Group 7 Operable Unit 7-13/14, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Idaho: .
2005Šimůnek, Jirka, and Nimmo, John R, 2005, Estimating soil hydraulic parameters from transient flow experiments in a centrifuge using parameter optimization technique: Water Resources Research, v. 41, iss. 4. [get publication]
2004Nimmo, J R, 2004, Aggregation - Physical aspects: Elsevier: London, p. 28-35.
2004Nimmo, J R, 2004, Porosity and Pore Size Distribution: Elsevier: London, p. 295-303.
2004Nimmo, J R, Rousseau, J P, Perkins, K S, Stollenwerk, K G, Glynn, P G, Bartholomay, R C, and Knobel, L L, 2004, Hydraulic and geochemical framework of the Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory vadose zone: Vadose Zone Journal, v. 3, p. 6-34. [get publication]
2003Landa, E R, and Nimmo, J R, 2003, The life and scientific contributions of Lyman J. Briggs: Soil Science Society of America Journal, v. 67, p. 681-693. [get publication]
2003Nimmo, J R, 2003, How fast does water flow in an unsaturated macropore?: Evidence from field and lab experiments: Instituto Tecnologico de Castilla y Leon: Valladolid, Spain, v. 6, p. 1-8.
2003Nimmo, J R, Stonestrom, D A, and Healy, R W, 2003, Aquifer recharge: : New York, Marcel Dekker, p. 22-25.
2003Su, Grace W, Nimmo, John R, and Dragila, Maria I, 2003, Effect of isolated fractures on accelerated flow in unsaturated porous rock: Water Resources Research, v. 39, iss. 12. [get publication]
2002Nimmo, J R, 2002, Meter-to-kilometer scaling of preferential flow in the unsaturated zone: IAHR.