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2015Nelson, J.M., McDonald, R.R., Kinzel, P.J., and Legleiter, C.J., in press, Using computational models to improve remotely sensed estimates of river bathymetry, J. Sediment Research.
2015Nelson, J.M., McDonald, R.R., Shimizu, Y., Kimura, I., Nabi, M., and Asahi, K., in press, Modeling Flow, Sediment- Transport and Morphodynamics in Rivers, 37pp, in: Tools in Geomorphology, 2nd Ed., eds. Piegay, H. and Kondolf, M., Wiley and Sons, Chichester, 640pp.
2013Kinzel, P.J., Legleiter, C.J., and J.M. Nelson, 2013, Mapping river bathymetry with a small footprint green LiDAR: Applications and Challenges. Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA) 1-22. DOI: 10.1111 ⁄ jawr.12008
2013Stogner, R.W., Sr., Nelson, J.M., McDonald, R.R., Kinzel, P.J., and Mau, D.P., 2013, Prediction of suspended-sediment concentrations at selected sites in the Fountain Creek watershed, Colorado, 2008–09: U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2012–5102, 36 p.
2012Kinzel, P.J., Legleiter, C.J., Overstreet, B., Hooper, B., Vierra, K., Nelson, J.M., and Zuckerman, S., 2012, Comparison of acoustic and remotely sensed bathymetry and flow velocity at a river channel confluence, ASCE Hydraulic Methods and Experimental Methods Conference, August 12-15, 2012, Snowbird Utah, 7 p.
2012Kinzel, P.J., Nelson, J.M., Toan, D.D., Thanh, M.D. and Shimizu, Y., 2012, Bathymetry of the Hong and Luoc River Junction, Red River Delta, Vietnam, 2010, U.S. Geological Survey Sci. Inv. Map 3235, 1 sheet.
2012Nelson, J.M., McDonald, R.R., Kinzel, P.J., and Shimizu, Y., 2012, Using Computational Modeling of River Flow with Remotely Sensed Data to Infer Channel Bathymetry, River Flow 2012, Proceedings of the International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, September 5-7, 2012, San Jose, Costa Rica, 8p.
2012Sloff, C.J., Nieuwboer, B., Logan, B., Nelson, J., 2012, Effect of sediment entrainment and avalanching on modeling of Grand Canyon eddy bars. River Flow 2012: Proceedings of the International Conference on Fluvial Hydraulics, 5-7 September 2012, San Jose, Costa Rica, 8pp.
2011Legleiter, Carl J., Kyriakidis, Phaedon C., McDonald, Richard R., and Nelson, Jonathan M., 2011, Effects of uncertain topographic input data on two-dimensional flow modeling in a gravel-bed river: Water Resources Research, v. 47, 24 PP. [get publication]
2011Logan, B. L., McDonald, R. R., Nelson, J. M., Kinzel, P. J., and Barton, G. J., 2011, Use of multidimensional modeling to evaluate a channel restoration design for the Kootenai River, Idaho: p. i-68. [get publication]
2011Nelson, J. M., Logan, B. L., Kinzel, P. J., Shimizu, Y., Giri, S., Shreve, R. L., and McLean, S. R., 2011, Bedform response to flow variability: Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, v. 36, iss. 14, p. 1938-1947. [get publication]
2011Nelson, J.M., Kinzel, P.J.,Thanh, M.D., Toan, D.D., Shimizu, Y. and McDonald, R.R., 2011, Mechanics of flow and sediment transport in delta distributary channels, p. 8-14, in: Proceedings of The 1st EIT International Conference on Water Resources Engineering, Engineering Institute of Thailand, Bangkok, 337pp.
2011Nelson, J.M., McDonald, R.R., Kinzel, P.J., and Legleiter, C.J., 2011, Using computational models to improve remotely sensed estimates of river bathymetry, Proceedings of the 2011 River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics Meeting, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, 9p.
2011R.R. Holmes, Jr., T.A. Koenig, R.R. McDonald, J.M. Nelson, and F.J. Simões, “Mississippi River Flood of 2011 and the Activation of the Birds Point-New Madrid Floodway: Observations and Modeling of a Levee Breach,” AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 5–9, 2011.
2010Hoffman, Barton G, McDonald, G, R, and Nelson, J, 2010, Kootenai River white sturgeon critical habitat with free flowing and backwater conditions, Boundary County, Idaho: Evaluation of water depth and flow velocity during 2006-09 spaning seasons: p.-p. [get publication]
2010Kinzel, P J, Nelson, J M, McDonald, R R, 2010, Logan B L, Science supporting management of water and ecological resources in the Central Platte River, USA: Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the Asia and Pacific: Division of the International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research, February 22-24, Zealand, Digital Media, v. 2010, p.-p.
2010McDonald, R., Nelson, J., Paragamian, V., and Barton, G., 2010, Modeling the Effect of Flow and Sediment Transport on White Sturgeon Spawning Habitat in the Kootenai River, Idaho: Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, v. 136, iss. 12, p. 1077-1092. [get publication]
2010McDonald, R.R., Nelson, J.M., Paragamian, V.L., and Barton, G., 2010, A method for evaluating the effects of flow magnitude and duration on the management of spawning habitat, in Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the Asia and Pacific Division of the International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research, February 22-24, 2010, Auckland, New Zealand, Digital Media, 8 p.
2010Nelson, J.M., Shimizu, Y. and McDonald, R.M., 2010, Integrating bedform dynamics with large-scale computational models for flow and morphodynamics in rivers, in: Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference of the Asia and Pacific Division of the International Association of Hydraulic Engineering and Research, February 22-24, 2010, Auckland, New Zealand, Digital Media, 8 p.
2010Nelson, J.M., Shimizu, Y., Giri, S., and McDonald, R.R., 2010, Computational modeling of bedform evolution in rivers with implications for predictions of flood stage and bed evolution: Proceedings of the 4th Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference and of the 9th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference, 9 p.
2009Barton, Gary J., McDonald, Richard R., and Nelson, Jonathan M., 2009, Simulation of Streamflow Using a Multidimensional Flow Model for White Sturgeon Habitat, Kootenai River near Bonners Ferry, Idaho - Supplement to Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5230: . [get publication]
2009Burruss, Robert C, Brennan, Sean T, Freeman, Philip A, Merrill, Matthew D, Ruppert, Leslie F, Becker, Mark F, Herkelrath, William N, Kharaka, Yousif K, Neuzil, Christopher E, Swanson, Sharon M, Cook, Troy A, Klett, Timothy R, Nelson, Philip H, and Schenk, Christopher J, 2009, Development of a Probabilistic Assessment Methodology for Evaluation of Carbon Dioxide Storage: U.S. Geological Survey. [get publication]
2009Kinzel, Paul J., Nelson, Jonathan M., and Heckman, Ashley K., 2009, Response of sandhill crane (Grus canadensis) riverine roosting habitat to changes in stage and sandbar morphology: River Research and Applications, v. 25, iss. 2, p. 135-152. [get publication]
2009Shimizu, Yasuyuki, Giri, Sanjay, Yamaguchi, Satomi, and Nelson, Jonathan, 2009, Numerical simulation of dune–flat bed transition and stage‐discharge relationship with hysteresis effect: Water Resources Research, v. 45, 14 PP. [get publication]
2007Giri, S, Yamaguchi, S, Shimizu, Y, and Nelson, J M, 2007, Simulating temporal responses of bedforms to varying flows, in Dohmen-Janssen: CRC Press: London, p. 939-947.
2007Kinzel, P., Wright, C., Nelson, J., and Burman, A., 2007, Evaluation of an Experimental LiDAR for Surveying a Shallow, Braided, Sand-Bedded River: Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, v. 133, iss. 7, p. 838-842. [get publication]
2007McLean, S, Nelson, J, and Gary, L, 2007, Suspended sediment in the presence of dunes: Taylor & Francis, p. 611-618. [get publication]
2007Schmeeckle, Mark W., Nelson, Jonathan M., and Shreve, Ronald L., 2007, Forces on stationary particles in near-bed turbulent flows: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 112, 21 PP. [get publication]
2006Barton, G J, McDonald, R R, Nelson, J M, Donato, M, Van_Metre, P, and Mahler, B, 2006, Altered dynamics of Kootenai River white sturgeon spawning habitat and flow modeling: p. 2-6.
2006Heckman, A K, Kinzel, P J, and Nelson, J M, 2006, Use of aerial infrared thermography to map emergent riverine sandbars: Proceedings of the 8th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference, April 2-6: Subcommittee on Sedimentation, CD_ROM, v. 8, p.-p.
2006KINZEL, PAUL J., NELSON, JONATHAN M., PARKER, RANDOLPH S., DAVIS, LAWRENCE R., and Sheaffer, 2006, Spring Census of Mid-Continent Sandhill Cranes Using Aerial Infrared Videography: Journal of Wildlife Management, v. 70, iss. 1, p. 70-77. [get publication]
2006Kinzel, P J, Wright, C W, and Nelson, J M, 2006, Application of an experimental airborne laser scanner for surveying a braided river channel: p.-p.
2006Kinzel, Paul J., Nelson, Jonathan M., and Heckman, Ashley K., 2006, Channel morphology and bed-sediment characteristics before and after riparian vegetation clearing in the Cottonwood Ranch, Platte River, Nebraska, water years 2001-2004: . [get publication]
2006Kinzel, Paul J., Nelson, Jonathan M., and Wright, C. Wayne, 2006, Monitoring changes in the Platte River riparian corridor with serial LiDAR surveys: . [get publication]
2006McDonald, Richard, Nelson, Jonathan, Kinzel, Paul, and Conaway, Jeff, 2006, Modeling surface-water flow and sediment mobility with the Multi-Dimensional Surface-Water Modeling System (MD_SWMS): United States Geological Survey, v. FS - 2005-. [get publication]
2006Nelson, J M, McDonald, R R, and Kinzel, P J, 2006, Morphologic evolution in the USGS surface-water modeling system: Proceedings of the 8th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference, April 2-6: Subcommittee on Sedimentation, CD_ROM, v. 8, p.-p.
2006Wilcox, Andrew C., Nelson, Jonathan M., and Wohl, Ellen E., 2006, Flow resistance dynamics in step-pool channels: 2. Partitioning between grain, spill, and woody debris resistance: Water Resources Research, v. 42, 14 PP. [get publication]
2005Barton, Gary J., McDonald, Richard R., Nelson, Jonathan M., and Dinehart, Randal L., 2005, Simulation of flow and sediment mobility using a multidimensional flow model for the White Sturgeon critical-habitat reach, Kootenai River near Bonners Ferry, Idaho: . [get publication]
2005Kinzel, Paul J., Parker, Randolph S., Nelson, Jonathan M., Burman, Aaron R., and Heckman, Ashley K., 2005, Geomorphic Data Collected Within Nebraska Public Power District‘s Cottonwood Ranch Property, Platte River, Nebraska, Water Year 2004: . [get publication]
2005Mueller, Erich R., Pitlick, John, and Nelson, Jonathan M., 2005, Variation in the reference Shields stress for bed load transport in gravel-bed streams and rivers: Water Resources Research, v. 41, 10 PP. [get publication]
2005Nelson, Jonathan M., Bennett, James P., and Wiele, Stephen M., 2005, Flow and Sediment-Transport Modeling: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, p. 539-576. [get publication]
2004Kinzel, Paul J., Parker, Randolph S., Nelson, Jonathan M., Burman, Aaron R., and Heckman, Ashley K., 2004, Geomorphic Data Collected Within and Adjacent to Nebraska Public Power District‘s Cottonwood Ranch Property, Platte River, Nebraska, Water Year 2003: . [get publication]
2003Kinzel, Paul, Parker, Randolph, Nelson, Johnathan, Burman, R., and Heckman, Aashley, 2003, Geomorphic data collected within and adjacent to Nebraska Public Power District‘s Cottonwood Ranch Property, Platte River, Nebraska, Water Year 2001: . [get publication]
2003Kinzel, Paul, Parker, Randolph, Nelson, Jonathan, Gyetvai, Steven, Burman, Aaron, and Heckman, Ashley, 2003, Geomorphic data collected within and adjacent to Nebraska Public Power District‘s Cottonwood Ranch Property, Platte River, Nebraska, Water Year 2002: . [get publication]
2003Maddux, T. B., McLean, S. R., and Nelson, J. M., 2003, Turbulent flow over three-dimensional dunes: 2. Fluid and bed stresses: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 108, 17 PP. [get publication]
2003Maddux, T. B., Nelson, J. M., and McLean, S. R., 2003, Turbulent flow over three-dimensional dunes: 1. Free surface and flow response: Journal of Geophysical Research, v. 108, 20 PP. [get publication]
2003Schmeeckle, Mark W., and Nelson, Jonathan M., 2003, Direct numerical simulation of bedload transport using a local, dynamic boundary condition: Sedimentology, v. 50, iss. 2, p. 279-301. [get publication]