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Krajewski, W. F., Ceynar, D., Demir, I., Goska, R., Kruger, A., Langel, C., Mantilla, R., Niemeier, J., Quintero, F., Seo, B. C., Small, S. J., Weber, L. J., & Young, N. C., “Real-Time Flood Forecasting and Information System for the State of Iowa,” Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 98, 539–554, 2017
Available at: http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/10.1175/BAMS-D-15-00243.1

Wright, B, D., Mantilla, R., & Peters-Lidard, C. D., “A remote sensing-based tool for assessing rainfall-driven hazards,” Environmental Modelling & Software, vol 90, pp. 34-54, 2017.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1364815216311549

Ayalew, T. B., Krajewski, W. T., Mantilla, R., Wright, D. B., & Small, S. J., “Effect of Spatially Distributed Small Dams on Flood Frequency: Insights from the Soap Creek Watershed,” Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, Volume 22 Issue 7, 2017.
Available at: http://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/%28ASCE%29HE.1943-5584.0001513

Tosado, J. E., Guzun, G., Canahuate, G., & Mantilla, R., “On-demand aggregation of gridded data over user-specified spatio-temporal domains,” GIS 16′ Proceedings of the 24th ACM International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, 62, 2016.
Available at: http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?doid=2996913.2996944

Tamerius, J.D., Zhou, X., Mantilla, R., & Greenfield-Huitt, T., “Precipitation Effects on Motor Vehicle Crashes Vary by Space, Time, and Environmental Conditions,” Weather, Climate, and Society, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 399-407, 2016.
Available at: http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/10.1175/WCAS-D-16-0009.1

Quintero, F., Krajewski, W. F., Mantilla, R., Smalls, S. J., & Seo, B., “A Spatial–Dynamical Framework for Evaluation of Satellite Rainfall Products for Flood Prediction,” Journal of Hydrometeorology, vol. 17, no. 8, pp. 2137-2154, 2016.
Available at: http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/full/10.1175/JHM-D-15-0195.1

Pournazeri, S., Aghsaee, P., Mantilla, R., & Markfort, C., “Optimization and initial testing of a model-scale horizontal axis hydrokinetic turbine,” River Flow 2016, pp. 2148-2153, 2016.
Available at: http://www.crcnetbase.com/doi/abs/10.1201/9781315644479-334

Fonley, M., Mantilla, R., Small, S. J., & Curtu, R., “On the propagation of diel signals in river networks using analytic solutions of flow equations,” Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, vol. 20, no. 7, pp. 2899-2912, 2016.
Available at: http://www.hydrol-earth-syst-sci.net/20/2899/2016/hess-20-2899-2016.html

Sloan, B. P., Basu, N. B., & Mantilla, R., “Hydrologic impacts of subsurface drainage at the field scale: Climate, landscape and anthropogenic controls,” Agricultural Water Management, vol. 165, pp. 1-10, 2016.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S037837741530127X

Gupta, V. K., Ayalew, T. B., Mantilla, R., & Krajewski, W. F., “Classical and generalized Horton laws for peak flows in rainfall-runoff events,” Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science, vol. 25, no. 7, pp. 075408, 2015.
Available at: http://aip.scitation.org/doi/10.1063/1.4922177

Moser, B. A., Gallus, Jr., W. A., & Mantilla, R., “An Initial Assessment Of Radar Data Assimilation On Warm Season Rainfall Forecasts For Use In Hydrologic Models,” Weather and Forecasting, vol. 30, no. 6, pp. 1491-1520, 2015.
Available at: http://journals.ametsoc.org/doi/abs/10.1175/WAF-D-14-00125.1

Ayalew, T. B., Krajewski, W. F., & Mantilla, R., “Analyzing the effects of excess rainfall properties on the scaling structure of peak discharges: Insights from a mesoscale river basin,” Water Resources Research, vol. 51, no. 6, pp. 3900-3921, 2015.

Available at: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/2014WR016258/full

Choi, C. C., & Mantilla, R., “Development and Analysis of GIS Tools for the Automatic Implementation of 1D Hydraulic Models Coupled with Distributed Hydrological Models,” Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 2015.
Available at: http://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001202

Choi, C. C., Constantinescu, G., & Mantilla, R., “Implementation of a Hydraulic Routing Model for Dendritic Networks with Offline Coupling to a Distributed Hydrological Model,” Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 2015.
Available at: http://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001152

Ayalew, T. B., Krajewski, W. F. & Mantilla, R., “Insights into Expected Changes in Regulated Flood Frequencies due to the Spatial Configuration of Flood Retention Ponds,” Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 2015.
Available at: http://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001173

Demir, I., Small, S., Goska, R., Keahey, K., Armstrong, P., Riteau, P., Seo, B., Mantilla, R., & Krajewski, W. F., “Hydroinformatics On The Cloud: Data Integration, Modeling And Information Communication For Flood Risk Management,” HIC2014 Proceedings, 2015.
Available at: http://academicworks.cuny.edu/cc_conf_hic/330/

Curtu, R., Mantilla, R., Fonley, M., Cunha, L. K., Small, S. J., Jay, L. O. & Krajewski, W. F., “An integral-balance nonlinear model to simulate changes in soil moisture, groundwater and surface runoff dynamics at the hillslope scale,” Advances in Water Resources, vol. 71, pp. 125–139, 2014.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0309170814001122

Ayalew, T. B., Krajewski, W. F. & Mantilla, R., “Connecting the power-law scaling structure of peak-discharges to spatially variable rainfall and catchment physical properties,” Advances in Water Resources, vol. 71, pp. 32–43, 2014.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0309170814001031

Ayalew, T. B., Krajewski, W. F., Mantilla, R. & Small, S. J., “Exploring the effects of hillslope-channel link dynamics and excess rainfall properties on the scaling structure of peak-discharge,” Advances in Water Resources, vol. 64, pp. 9–20, 2014.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0309170813002418

Small, S. J., Jay, L. O., Mantilla, R., Curtu, R., Cunha, L. K., Fonley, M. & Krajewski, W. F., “An asynchronous solver for systems of ODEs linked by a directed tree structure,” Advances in Water Resources, vol. 53, pp. 23–32, 2013.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0309170812002734

Ayalew, T. B., Krajewski, W. F. & Mantilla, R., “Exploring the Effect of Reservoir Storage on Peak Discharge Frequency,” Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, vol. 18, no. 12, pp. 1697–1708, 2013.
Available at: http://ascelibrary.org/doi/abs/10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0000721

Mantilla, R., Gupta, V. K. & Troutman, B. M., “Extending generalized Horton laws to test embedding algorithms for topologic river networks,” Geomorphology, vol. 151, pp. 13–26, 2012.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169555X12000153

Mantilla, R., Cunha, L. K., Krajewski, W. F., Small, S. J., Jay, L. O., Fonley, M. & Curtu, R., “Simulation of a Distributed Flood Control System using a Parallel Asynchronous Solver for Systems of ODEs,” 2012.
Available at: https://www.actapress.com/Abstract.aspx?paperId=454356

Cunha, L. K., Mandapaka, P. V., Krajewski, W. F., Mantilla, R. & Bradley, A. A., “Impact of radar-rainfall error structure on estimated flood magnitude across scales: An investigation based on a parsimonious distributed hydrological model,” Water Resources Research, vol. 48, no. 10, 2012.
Available at: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2012WR012138/abstract

Mantilla, R., Gupta, V. K. & Troutman, B. M., “Scaling of peak flows with constant flow velocity in random self-similar networks,” Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, vol. 18, no. 4, pp. 489–502, 2011. Available at: http://www.nonlin-processes-geophys.net/18/489/2011/npg-18-489-2011.html

Formetta, G., Mantilla, R., Franceschi, S., Antonello, A. & Rigon, R., “The JGrass-NewAge system for forecasting and managing the hydrological budgets at the basin scale: models of flow generation and propagation/routing,” Geoscientific Model Development, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 943–955, 2011.
Available at: http://www.geosci-model-dev.net/4/943/2011/gmd-4-943-2011.html

Dunn, W. C., Milne, B. T., Mantilla, R. & Gupta, V. K., “Scaling relations between riparian vegetation and stream order in the Whitewater River network, Kansas, USA,” Landscape ecology, vol. 26, no. 7, pp. 983–997, 2011.
Available at: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10980-011-9622-2

Cunha, L., Krajewski, W., Mantilla, R. & Cunha, L., “A framework for flood risk assessment under nonstationary conditions or in the absence of historical data,” Journal of Flood Risk Management, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 3–22, 2011.
Available at: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1753-318X.2010.01085.x/abstract

Mantilla, R., Troutman, B. M. & Gupta, V. K., “Testing statistical self-similarity in the topology of river networks,” Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface (2003–2012), vol. 115, no. F3, 2010.
Available at: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2009JF001609/abstract

Gupta, V. K., Mantilla, R., Troutman, B. M., Dawdy, D. & Krajewski, W. F., “Generalizing a nonlinear geophysical flood theory to medium-sized river networks,” Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 37, no. 11, 2010.
Available at: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2009GL041540/abstract

Mandapaka, P. V., Krajewski, W. F., Mantilla, R. & Gupta, V. K., “Dissecting the effect of rainfall variability on the statistical structure of peak flows,” Advances in Water Resources, vol. 32, no. 10, pp. 1508–1525, 2009.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0309170809001146

Poveda, G., Vélez, J. I., Mesa, O. J., Cuartas, A., Barco, J., Mantilla, R. I., Mejía, J. F., Hoyos, C. D., Ramírez, J. M., Ceballos, L. I. & others, “Linking long-term water balances and statistical scaling to estimate river flows along the drainage network of Colombia,” Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 4–13, 2007.
Available at: http://cedb.asce.org/cgi/WWWdisplay.cgi?156169

Poveda, G., Mesa, O., Vélez, J., Mantilla, R., Ramirez, J., Hernández, O., Borja, A. & Urzola, J., “HidroSIG: an interactive digital atlas of Colombia’s hydro-climatology,” Journal of Hydroinformatics, vol. 9, no. 2, pp. 145–156, 2007.
Available at: http://www.iwaponline.com/jh/009/jh0090145.htm

Mantilla, R., Gupta, V. K. & Mesa, O. J., “Role of coupled flow dynamics and real network structures on Hortonian scaling of peak flows,” Journal of hydrology, vol. 322, no. 1–4, pp. 155–167, 2006.
Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022169405001113

Mantilla, R. & Gupta, V. K., “A GIS numerical framework to study the process basis of scaling statistics in river networks,” Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, IEEE, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 404–408, 2005.
Available at: http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/stamp/stamp.jsp?arnumber=1522210

Bradley, E. & Mantilla, R., “Recurrence plots and unstable periodic orbits,” Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 596–600, 2002.
Available at: http://scitation.aip.org/content/aip/journal/chaos/12/3/10.1063/1.1488255

Poveda, G., Rave, C. & Mantilla, R., “Tendencias en la distribución de probabilidades de lluvias y caudales en Antioquia (Colombia),” Meteorología Colombiana, vol. 3, pp. 53–60, 2001.
Available at: http://www.bdigital.unal.edu.co/4419/

Poveda, G., Rojas, W., Quiñones, M. L., Vélez, I. D., Mantilla, R. I., Ruiz, D., Zuluaga, J. S. & Rua, G. L., “Coupling between annual and ENSO timescales in the malaria-climate association in Colombia,” Environmental health perspectives, vol. 109, no. 5, p. 489, 2001.
Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11401760

Poveda, G., Jaramillo, A., Gil, M. M., Quiceno, N. & Mantilla, R. I., “Seasonality in ENSO-related precipitation, river discharges, soil moisture, and vegetation index in Colombia,” Water resources research, vol. 37, no. 8, pp. 2169–2178, 2001.
Available at: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1029/2000WR900395/abstract

Rúa, G. L., Quiñones, M. L., Zuluaga, J. S., Vélez, I. D., Poveda, G., Rojas, W., Ruiz, D., Mantilla, R. & Montes, E., “El niño, oscilación del sur (ENOS), con relación a la transmisión de malaria, densidad y paridad de An. albimanus y An. darlingi (diptera: culicidae) en dos regiones de Colombia,” Iatreia, vol. 13, no. 2, p. pág–87, 2000.
Available at: http://aprendeenlinea.udea.edu.co/revistas/index.php/iatreia/article/view/3727

Poveda, G., Jaramillo, A. & Mantilla, R., “Influencia del evento cálido del Pacífico en la humedad del suelo y el índice normalizado de vegetación en Colombia,” Cenicafé, vol. 51, no. 4, pp. 263–271, 2000.
Available at: http://www.cenicafe.org/es/index.php/nuestras_publicaciones/revista_cenicafe/revista_cenicafe_arc051_04_263-271

Mantilla, R., Mesa, Ó. J., Poveda Jaramillo, G. & others, “Análisis de la ley de Hack en las cuencas hidrográficas de Colombia.,” Avances en Recursos Hidráulicos, no. 7, pp. 1–18, 2000.
Available at: http://www.bdigital.unal.edu.co/6005/

Barco, O. J., Cuartas Pineda, L. A., Mesa Sánchez, Ó. J., Mejía Valencia, J. F., Poveda Jaramillo, G., Vélez Upegui, J. I., Mantilla Gutiérrez, R., Hoyos Ortiz, C. D., Botero Hernández, B., Montoya Campuzano, M. I. & others, “Estimación de la evaporación en Colombia,” Avances en Recursos Hidraulicos, no. 7, pp. 43–51, 2000.
Available at: http://www.bdigital.unal.edu.co/6013/

Mejía, F., Mesa, O., Poveda, G., Vélez, J., Hoyos, C., Mantilla, R., Barco, J., Cuartas, A., Montoya, M. & Botero, B., “Distribución espacial y ciclos anual y semianual de la precipitación en Colombia,” DYNA, vol. 127, pp. 7–26, 1999.
Available at: http://www.bdigital.unal.edu.co/9727/

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Posted on April 23rd, 2015