Journal Publications

  1. Rainey, W., M. McHale, and M. Arabi, Characterization of co-benefits of green stormwater infrastructure across ecohydrologic regions in the United States. Urban Forestry & Urban Greening, 127514, 2022.
  2. Warziniack, T., M. Arabi, T.C. Brown, P. Froemke, R. Ghosh, S. Rasmussen, and R. Swartzentruber, Projections of freshwater use in the United States under climate change. Earth’s Future, 10, e2021EF002222, 2022.
  3. Olson, C., M. Ghanbari, M. Arabi, and L. Roesner, Appraisal of steady-state stormwater control measure pollutant removal models within a dynamic stormwater routing framework, ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 148(4), 04020052, 2022.
  4. Georgescu, M., M. Arabi, M.T. CHOW, E. Mack, and K. Seto, Focus on sustainable cities: urban solutions toward desired outcomes, Environmental Research Letters, 16 120201, 2021.
  5. Heidari, H., M. Arabi, and T. Warziniack, Vulnerability to water shortage under current and future water supply-demand conditions across U.S. river basins, Earth’s Future, 9, e2021EF002278, 2021.
  6. Heidari, H., M. Arabi, and T. Warziniack, Effects of climate change on natural-caused fire activity in Western U.S. national forests, Atmosphere, 12 (8) 981, 2021.
  7. Dell, T., M. Razzaghmanesh, S. Sharvelle, and M. Arabi, Development and Application of a SWMM-Based Simulation Model for Municipal Scale Hydrologic Assessments, Water, 13 (12), 1644, 2021.
  8. Heidari, H., M. Arabi, T. Warziniack, and S. Sharvelle, Effects of urban development patterns on municipal water shortage, Frontier Water, 3:694817, 2021.
  9. Chinnasamy, C.V., M. Arabi, S. Sharvelle, T. Warziniack, C.D. Furth, and A. Dozier, Characterization of Municipal Water Uses in the Contiguous United States, Water Resources Research, 57, e2020WR028627, 2021.
  10. Heidari, H., M. Arabi, T. Warziniack, and S.C. Kao, Shifts, Shifts in hydroclimatology of U.S. megaregions in response to climate change, Environmental Research Communications, 3 065002, 2021.
  11. Ghanbari, M., M. Arabi, M., S.C. Kao, J. Obeysekera, J., and W. Sweet, Climate change and changes in compound coastal-riverine flooding hazard along the U.S. coasts, Earth’s Future, 9, e2021EF002055, 2021.
  12. Aliyari, F., R. Bailey, and M. Arabi, Appraising climate change impacts on future water resources and agricultural productivity in agro-urban river basins, Science of the Total Environment, 788, 147717, 2021.
  13. Veettil, A.V., T.R. Green, M. Arabi, H. Kipka, N. Lighthart, J. Clary, and K. Douglas-Mankin, Fully distributed versus semi-distributed process simulation of a highly managed watershed with mixed land use and irrigation return flow, Environmental Modeling & Software, 140, 105000, 2021.
  14. Heidari, H., T. Warziniack, T. Brown, and M. Arabi, Impacts of climate change on hydroclimatic conditions of US national forests and grasslands, Forests, 12(2): 139, 2021.
  15. Heidari, H., M. Arabi, T. Warziniack, and S.C. Kao, Assessing shifts in regional hydroclimatic conditions of U.S. river basins in response to climate change over the 21st century, Earth’s Future, 8 (10), e2020EF001657, 2020.
  16. Neale, M., S. Sharvelle, M. Arabi, A. Dozier, and C. Goemans, Assessing tradeoffs of urban water demand reduction strategies, Journal of Hydrology, 8: 100059, 2020.
  17. Ahmad, N., M. Chester, E. Bondank, M. Arabi, N. Johnson, and B. Ruddell, A synthetic water distribution network model for urban resilience, Sustainable and Resilient Infrastructure, 1-15, 2020.
  18. Heidari, H., M. Arabi, M. Ghanbari, and T. Warziniack, Probabilistic approach for characterization of sub-annual socioeconomic drought intensity-duration-frequency (IDF) relationships in a changing environment, Water, 12(6), 1522, 2020.
  19. Shortle, J.S., J.R. Mihelcic, Q. Zhang, and M. Arabi, Nutrient control in water bodies: A systems approach, Journal of Environmental Quality, 49(3) 517-533, 2020.
  20. Olson, C., M. Arabi, T. Dell, and L. Roesner, Probabilistic assessment of extended detention basins: Role of model parameter uncertainty, ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 146(8), 04020052, 2020.
  21. Ghanbari, M., M. Arabi, and J. Obeysakara, Chronic and   acute   coastal   flood   risks   to   assets   and   communities in Southeast Florida, ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 2020, 146(7): 04020049, 2020.
  22. Heidari, H., M. Arabi, M. Ghanbari, and T. Warziniack, A probabilistic approach for characterization of sub-annual socioeconomic drought intensity-duration-frequency (IDF) relationships in a changing environment, Water, 12 (6): 1522, 2020.
  23. Hodgson, B., T. Dell, S. Sharvelle, M. Arabi, Assessing cost-effective nutrient removal solutions in the urban water system, Journal of Environmental Quality, 49(3): 534-544, 2020.
  24. Zhang, Y., M. Arabi, and K. Paustian, Analysis of parameter uncertainty in model simulations of irrigated and rainfed agroecosystems, Environmental Modeling & Software, 126, 104642, 2020.
  25. Maas A., C. Goemans, D. Manning, and M. Arabi, Complements of the house: Estimating demand-side linkages between residential water and electricity, Water Resources and Economics, 29: 100140, 2020.
  26. Daigger, G., S. Sharvelle, M. Arabi, and N. Love, Progress and promise transitioning to the one water/resource recovery integrated urban water management systems, ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering, 145 (10), 04019061, 2019.
  27. Aliyari, F., M. Arabi, R.T. Bailey, A. Dozier, A. Tasdighi, and K. Zeiler, Coupled SWAT-MODFLOW model for large-scale mixed agro-urban river basins, Environmental Modeling & Software, 115, 200-210, 2019.
  28. Ghanbari, M., M. Arabi, J. Obeysakara, and W. Sweet, A coherent statistical model for coastal flood frequency analysis under nonstationary sea level conditions, Earth’s Future, 7 (2), 162-177, 2019.
  29. Wei, X., R. Bailey, R. Records, T. Wible, and M. Arabi, Comprehensive simulation of nitrate transport in coupled surface-subsurface hydrologic systems using the linked SWAT-MODFLOW-RT3D model, Environmental Modeling & Software, 2019, 122, 104242.
  30. Tasdighi A., M. Arabi, D. Harmel, and D.A. Line, A Bayesian total uncertainty estimation framework for assessing the effects of water quality control strategies, Environmental Modeling & Software, 108, 240-252, 2018.
  31. Tasdighi A., M. Arabi, and D. Harmel, A probabilistic appraisal of rainfall-runoff modeling approaches within SWAT in mixed land use watersheds, Journal of Hydrology, 564, 476-489, 2018.
  32. Duru, U., M. Arabi, and E. Wohl, Modeling sediment yield using the SWAT model: A case study of Upper Ankara River basin, Turkey, Physical Geography, 39 (3), 264-289, 2018.
  33. Bolson, J., M. Sukop, M. Arabi, G. Pivo, and A. Lanier, A stakeholder-science based approach to analyzing the state of urban water sustainability in the U.S., Water Resources Research, 54 (5), 3453-3471, 2018.
  34. Motallebi, M., D. Hoag, A. Tasdighi, M. Arabi, D. Osmond, and R. Boone, The impact of relative individual ecosystem demand on stacking ecosystem credit markets, Ecosystem Services, 29: 137-144, 2018.
  35. Havel A., M. Arabi, and A. Tasdighi, Assessing the hydrologic response to wildfires using watershed modeling, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 22 (4), 2527, 2018.
  36. Sharvelle, S., A. Dozier, M. Arabi, and B. Reichel, A geospatially-enabled web tool for urban water demand forecasting and assessment of alternative urban water management strategies, Environmental Modeling & Software, 97: 213-228, 2017.
  37. Duru, U., E. Wohl, and M. Arabi, Modeling sediment yield using the SWAT model: A case study of Upper Ankara River basin, Turkey, Catena, DOI: 10.1080/02723646.2017.1342199, 2017.
  38. Maas, A., D. Manning, C. Goemans, S. Kroll, and M. Arabi, Evaluating the effect of conservation motivations on residential water demand, Journal of Environmental Management, 196(1): 394-401, 2017.
  39. Dozier, A., M. Arabi, B. Wostoupal, C. Goemans, Y. Zhang, and K. Paustian, Water management tradeoffs and targets for the agricultural sector in rapidly urbanizing semi-arid regions, Environmental Research Letters, 12 (2017) 085005, 2017.
  40. Hoag, D., M. Arabi, D. Osmond, M. Ribaudo, M. Motallebi, and A. Tasdighi, Finding a pollution credit trading utopia for nutrients? JAWRA, 53(3): 514-520.
  41. Motallebi, M., A. Tasdighi, D. Hoag, M. Arabi, and D. Osmond, An economic inquisition of water quality trading programs, with a Case Study of Jordan Lake, NC, Journal of Environmental Management, 193(15): 483–490, 2017.
  42. Tasdighi, A., M. Arabi, and D. L. Osmond, The relationship between land use and vulnerability to nitrogen and phosphorus pollution in an urban watershed, Environ. Qual., 46(1):113-122, 2017.
  43. Garner, E., J. Wallace, G.A. Argoty, C. Wilkinson, N. Fahrenfeld, L. Heath, L. Zhang, M. Arabi, D. Aga, and A. Pruden, “Metagenomic profiling of historic Colorado Front Range flood impact on distribution of riverine antibiotic resistance genes. Rep. 6, 38432; doi: 10.1038/srep38432, 2016.
  44. Bailey, R., Wible, T., M. Arabi, R. Records, and J. Ditty, Assessing regional scale spatiotemporal patterns of groundwater–surface water interactions using a coupled SWAT-MODFLOW model, Hydrological Processes, 30 (23), 4420-4433, 2016.
  45. Records, R., E. Wohl, and M. Arabi, Phosphorus in the river corridor, Earth-Science Reviews, Volume 158, Pages 65–88, 2016.
  46. Dozier, A., O. David, M. Arabi, W. Lloyd, and Y. Zhang, A minimally invasive model data passing interface for integrating legacy environmental system models, Environmental Modelling & Software, 80, 265280, 2016.
  47. Kipka, H., T. Green, O. David, L. Garcia, J. Ascough, and M. Arabi, Development of the Land-use and Agricultural Management Practice web-Service (LAMPS) for generating crop rotations in space and time, Soil and Tillage Research, 155:233–249, 2016.
  48. Hill, M., D. Kavetski, M. Clark, M. Ye, M. Arabi, D. Lu, L. Foglia, and S. Mehl, Practical use of computationally frugal model analysis methods, Groundwater, 54 (2): 159-170, 2016.
  49. Arnold, J., M. Youssef, H. Yen, M. White, A. Sheshukov, A. Sadeghi, D. Moriasi, J. Steiner, D. Amatya, R. Skaggs, E. Haney, J. Jeong, M. Arabi, and P. Gowda, Hydrological processes and model representation: Impact of soft data on calibration, Transactions of the ASABE, 58 (6): 1637-1660, 2015.
  50. Bailey, R., M. Ahmadi, T. Gates, and M. Arabi, Spatially distributed influence of agro-environmental factors governing nitrate fate and transport in an irrigated stream–aquifer system, Earth Syst. Sci., 19: 4859-4876, 2015.
  51. Wallace, C., R. Bailey, and M. Arabi, Rainwater catchment system design using simulated future climate data, Journal of Hydrology, 529 (3): 1798–1809, 2015.
  52. Lloyd, W., S. Pallickara, O. David, M. Arabi, T. Wible, and J. Ditty, Demystifying the Clouds: Harnessing resource utilization models for cost effective infrastructure alternatives, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, 5 (4), 667-680, 2015.
  53. Bartlett, A., A. Andales, M. Arabi, and T. Bauder, A smartphone app to extend use of a cloud-based irrigation scheduling tool, Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 111, 127-130, 2015.
  54. Yen, H., M. White, J. Jeong, M. Arabi, and J. Arnold, Evaluation of Alternative Surface Runoff Accounting Procedures Using the SWAT Model, J. Agric. & Biol. Eng., 2015 8(1), 2015.
  55. Foy, C., M. Arabi, H. Yen, J. Gironas, and R. Bailey, A multi-site assessment of hydrologic processes in snow-dominated mountainous watersheds in Colorado, Hydrol. Eng., 20 (10), 04015017, 2015.
  56. Records, R.M., M. Arabi, S. Fassnacht, W.G. Duffy, M. Ahmadi, and K.C. Hegewisch, Climate change and wetland loss impacts on a Western river’s water quality, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, Earth Syst. Sci., 18, 4509-4527, 2014.
  57. Yen, H., J. Jeong, W. Tseng, M. Kim, R. Records, and M. Arabi, Computational procedure for evaluating sampling techniques on watershed model calibration, Hydrol. Eng., 20(7), 04014080, 2014.
  58. Ahmadi, M., M. Arabi, J. Ascough, D. Fontane, and B. Engel, Toward improved calibration of watershed models: Multisite many-objective measures of information, Environmental Modelling & Software, 59:135-145, 2014.
  59. Ahmadi, M., M. Arabi, D. G. Fontane, and B. Engel, Application of multi criteria decision analysis with a priori knowledge to identify optimal type and placement of conservation practices, Water Resour. Plann. Manage., 141(2), 04014054, 2014.
  60. Ahmadi, M., J. C. Ascough II, K. C. DeJonge, and M. Arabi, Multisite-multivariable sensitivity analysis of distributed watershed models: enhancing the perceptions from computationally frugal methods, Ecological Modelling, 279 (2014) 54–67, 2014.
  61. Sanadhya, P., J. Gironás, and M. Arabi, Global sensitivity analysis of hydrologic processes in major snow-dominated mountainous river basins in Colorado, Hydrological Processes, 28(9): 3404–3418. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9896, 2014.
  62. Ahmadi, M., R. Records, and M. Arabi. Impact of climate change on diffuse pollutant fluxes at the watershed scale, Hydrological Processes, 28(4) 1962-1972, 2014.
  63. Yen, H., X. Wang, D. Fontane, D. Harmel, and M. Arabi. A framework for propagation of uncertainty contributed by parameterization, input data, model structure, and calibration/validation data in watershed modeling. Environmental Modelling & Software. 54(2014) 211-221, 2014.
  64. Williams, R., M. Arabi, J. Loftis, and K. Elmund, Monitoring design for assessing compliance with numeric nutrient standards for rivers and streams using geospatial variables, Journal of Environmental Quality, 43(5):1713-1724, 2014.
  65. Yen, H., R. Bailey, M. Arabi, M. Ahmadi, M. White, and J. Arnold, The role of interior watershed processes in improving parameter estimation and performance of watershed models, Journal of Environmental Quality, 43(5):1601-1613, 2014.
  66. Ahmadi, M., M. Arabi, D. Hoag, and B. Engel, A mixed discrete-continuous variable multiobjective genetic algorithm for targeted implementation of nonpoint source pollution control practices, Water Resources Research, 49(12) 8344-8356, 2013.
  67. Lloyd, W., S. Pallickara, O. David, J. Lyon, M. Arabi, and K. Rojas, Performance implications of multi-tier application deployments on Infrastructure-as-a-Service clouds: Towards performance modeling. Future Generation Computer Systems, 29(5) 1254-1264, 2013.
  68. Son, J.H., C. Cowley, S. Goodwin, M. Arabi, and K. Carlson, Relative phosphorus load inputs from wastewater treatment plants in a northern Colorado watershed, Journal of Environmental Quality, 42(2) 497-506, 2013.
  69. DeJonge, K.C., J.C. Ascough, A.A. Andales, N.C. Hansen, L.A. Garcia, and M. Arabi, Improving evapotranspiration simulations in the CERES-Maize model under limited irrigation, Agricultural Water Management, 115:92-103, 2012.
  70. Pruden, A., M. Arabi, and H.N. Storteboom, Correlation of upstream human activities with riverine antibiotic resistance genes, Environmental Science and Technology, 46 (26): 11541-11549, 2012.
  71. Osmond, D., D. Meals, D. Hoag, M. Arabi, A. Luloff, G. Jennings, M. McFarland, J. Spooner, A. Sharpley, and D. Line, Improving conservation practices programming to protect water quality in agricultural watersheds: Lessons learned from the National Institute of Food and Agriculture–Conservation Effects Assessment Project, Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 67 (5):122-127, 2012.
  72. DeJonge, K.C., J. Ascough II, M. Ahmadi, A. Andales, and M. Arabi, Global sensitivity and uncertainty analysis of a dynamic agroecosystem model under different irrigation treatments, Ecological Modelling, 231:113-125, 2012.
  73. Hidalgo, I., D. Fontane, M. Arabi, J.G. Lopez, J. Andrade, and L. Ribeiro, Evaluation of optimization algorithms to adjust efficiency curves for hydroelectric generating units, ASCE Journal of Energy Engineering, 138(4):172–178, 2012.
  74. Maringanti, C., I. Chaubey, M. Arabi, and B. Engel, Application of a multi-objective optimization method to provide least cost alternatives for NPS pollution control, Environmental Management, 48:448-461, 2011.
  75. Ruark, M.D., J.D. Niemann, B.P. Greimann, and M. Arabi., A Method for Assessing Impacts of Parameter Uncertainty in Sediment Transport Modeling Applications, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 137(6):623-636, 2011.
  76. Storteboom, H.N., M. Arabi, J.G. Davis, B. Crimi, and A. Pruden, Identification of antibiotic-resistance-gene molecular signatures suitable as tracers of pristine river, urban, and agricultural sources, Sci. Technol., 44(6):1947-1953, 2010.
  77. Storteboom, H.N., M. Arabi, J.G. Davis, B. Crimi, and A. Pruden, Tracking antibiotic resistance genes in the South Platte River Basin using molecular signatures of urban, agricultural, and pristine sources, Sci. Technol., 44(19):7397-7404, 2010.
  78. Sharvelle, S., M. Arabi, E. McLamore, and K. Banks, Mathematical model for a biotrickling filter treatment of graywater and waste gas: Part I., Journal of Environmental Engineering, 134(10): 813, 2008.
  79. Sharvelle, S., M. Arabi, K. Banks, and F. Mannering, Model sensitivity analysis for biotrickling filter treatment of graywater and waste gas: Part II, Journal of Environmental Engineering, 134(10):826, 2008.
  80. Arabi, M., J.R. Frankenberger, B. Engel, and J.G. Arnold, Representation of agricultural management practices with SWAT, Hydrological Processes, 22:3042-3055, 2008.
  81. Merwade, V., F. Olivera, M. Arabi, and S. Edleman, Uncertainty in flood inundation mapping – Current issues and future directions, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 13(7):608-620, 2008.
  82. Thomas, M.A., B. A. Engel, M. Arabi, T. Zhai, R. Farnsworth, and J. Frankenberger, Evaluation of nutrient management plans using an integrated modeling approach, Applied Engineering in Agriculture, 23(6):747-755, 2007.
  83. Engel, B., D. Storm, M. White, J. Arnold, and M. Arabi, A hydrologic/water quality model application protocol, Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 43(5):1223-1236, 2007.
  84. Arabi, M., R.S. Govindaraju, B. Engel, and M. Hantush, Multiobjective sensitivity analysis of sediment and nutrient processes with a watershed model, Water Resources Research, 43, W06409, 2007.
  85. Arabi, M., R.S. Govindaraju, and M. Hantush, A probabilistic approach for analysis of uncertainty in evaluation of watershed management practices, Journal of Hydrology, 333:459-471, 2007.
  86. Arabi, M., R.S. Govindaraju, and M. Hantush, and B. Engel, Role of watershed subdivision on evaluation of long-term impact of best management practices on water quality, Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 42(2): 513-528, 2006.
  87. Arabi, M., J.S. Schmidt, and R.S. Govindaraju, A process-based transfer function approach to model tile drain hydrographs, Hydrological Processes, 20:3105-3117, 2006.
  88. Arabi, M., R.S. Govindaraju, and M. Hantush, Cost-effective allocation of watershed management practices using a genetic algorithm, Water Resources Research, 42, W10429, 2006.
  89. Bracmort, K., M. Arabi, J.R. Frankenberger, B. Engel, and J.G. Arnold, Modeling long-term water quality impact of structural BMPs, Transactions of the ASABE, 49(2):367-374, 2006.
  90. Shirmohammadi, A., I. Chaubey, R.D. Harmel, D.D. Bosch, R. Muñoz-Carpena, C. Dharmasri, A. Sexton, M. Arabi, M.L. Wolfe, J. Frankenberger, C. Graff, and T.M. Sohrabi, Uncertainty in TMDL Models, Transactions of the ASABE, 49(4):1033-1049, 2006.

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