Recent Publications


Cederstrom, C.J, Vivoni, E.R., Mascaro, G., and Svoma, B. 2024. Forest Thinning Effects on Watershed Responses under Warming. Water Resources Research. 60(6): e2023WR035627. 

de la Fraga, P., Del Toro-Guerrero, F.J., Vivoni, E.R., Cavazos, T., and Kretzschmar, T. 2024. Evaluation of Gridded Precipitation Datasets in Mountainous Terrains of Northwestern Mexico. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies. (In Press)

Hurtado, R.Y., Vivoni, E.R., Perez-Ruiz, E.R., and Franz, T.E. 2024. Water Budgets of an Upland Watershed and a Downstream Playa in a Dryland Environment. Ecosphere. (In Preparation). 

Kimsal, C.R., Vivoni, E.R., Sala, O.E., Monger, H.C., and McKenna, O.P. 2024. Hydrologic Dynamics of Ephemeral Playas in a Dryland Environment. Water Resources Research. (In Review).

Mondal, S., and Vivoni, E.R. 2024. The Hot Drought of Summer 2023 in Southwestern North America. Geophysical Research Letters. (In Review).

Nelson, J.A., Walther, S., Gans, F., Kraft, B., and co-authors (including Vivoni, E.R.). 2024. X-BASE: The First Terrestrial Carbon and Water Flux Products from an Extended Data-driven Scaling Framework, FLUXCOM-X. Biogeosciences. (In Review). 

Peñaranda-Velez, V.M., Quintanar, A.I., Ochoa, C.A., and Vivoni, E.R. 2024. An Approach for Modelling the Orographic-Forcing Effect via Random Cascades and the Long-Term Statistics of Mexico City’s Daily PrecipitationJournal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres. 129(12): e2023JD040023.

Raming, L.W., Vivoni, E.R., Mascaro, G., Cederstrom, C.J., Ko, A., Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., and Lizarraga-Celaya, C. 2024. tRIBS v5.2: A Multi-resolution, Parallel Platform for Tributary Hydrology in Forest Applications. Journal of Open Source Software. (In Review).

Reed, D.E., Chu, H., Peter, B.G., Chen, J., and co-authors (including Vivoni, E.R.). 2024. Network of Networks: Time-Series Clustering of AmeriFlux Sites. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences. (In Review). 

Wang, Z., Vivoni, E.R., Whitney, K.M., Xiao, M., and Mascaro, G. 2024. On the Sensitivity of Future Hydrology in the Colorado River to the Precipitation Partitioning Method. Water Resources Research. 60(6): e2023WR035801.

Yue, H., Mascaro, G., Wang, Z., and Vivoni, E.R. 2024. Hydrometeorological Forecast Skill of the North American Multi-Model Ensemble in the Upper Colorado River Basin. Journal of Hydrometeorology. (In Review). 


Archer, S.R., Naito, A.T., Heilman, P., Vivoni, E.R., and Scott, R.L. 2023. Prosopis velutina Response to Aerial Herbicide Application. Rangeland Ecology and Management. 88: 129-134.

Keller, Z.T., Vivoni, E.R., Kimsal, C.R., Robles-Morua, A., and Perez-Ruiz, E.R. 2023. Hillslope to Channel Hydrologic Connectivity in a Dryland Ecosystem. Ecosphere. 14(11): e4707.  

Tang, X., Tang, D., Wang, Z., Cederstrom, C.J., and Vivoni, E.R. 2023. Impacts of Snow Surface Aerodynamic Resistance on Snow Water Equivalent Simulations in Forested RegionsHydrological Processes. 37(9): e14985. 

Whitney, K.M., Vivoni, E.R., Bohn, T.J., Mascaro, G., Wang, Z., Xiao, M., Mahmoud, M.I., Cullom, C., and White, D.D. 2023. Spatial Attribution of Declining Colorado River Streamflow under Future Warming. Journal of Hydrology. 617(C): 129125.

Whitney, K.M., Vivoni, E.R., Wang, Z., White, D.D., Quay, R., Mahmoud, M.I., and Templeton, N.P. 2023. A Stakeholder Engaged Approach to Anticipating Forest Disturbance Impacts in the Colorado River Basin under Climate ChangeJournal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 149(7): 04023020.

Whitney, K.M., Vivoni, E.R., and White, D.D. 2023. Enhancing the Accessibility and Interactions of Regional Hydrologic Projections for Water Managers. Environmental Modelling and Software. 167: 105763.


Kindler, M., Vivoni, E.R., Perez-Ruiz, E.R., and Wang, Z. 2022. Water Conservation Potential of Modified Turf Grass Irrigation in Urban Parks of Phoenix, Arizona. Ecohydrology. 15(3): eco.2339.

Perez-Ruiz, E.R., Vivoni, E.R., and Sala, O.E. 2022. Seasonal Carryover of Water and Effects on Carbon Dynamics in a Dryland EcosystemEcosphere. 13(7): e4189.

Salazar-Martinez, D., Holwerda, F., Holmes, T.R.H., Yepez, E.A., Hain, C.R., Alvarado-Barrientos, S., Angeles-Perez, G., Arredondo-Moreno, T., Delgado-Balbuena, J., Figueroa-Espinoza, B., Garatuza-Payan, J., Gonzalez del Castillo, E., Rodriguez, J.C., Rojas-Robles, N.E., Uuh-Sonda, J.M., and Vivoni, E.R. 2022. Evaluation of Remote Sensing-based Evapotranspiration Products at Low-Latitude Eddy Covariance SitesJournal of Hydrology. 610: 127786.

Vivoni, E.R., Perez-Ruiz, E.R., Scott, R.L., Naito, A.T., Archer, S.R., Biederman, J.A., and Templeton, N.P. 2022. A Micrometeorological Flux Perspective on Brush Management in a Shrub-encroached Sonoran Desert GrasslandAgricultural and Forest Meteorology. 313: 108763.

Wang, Z., and Vivoni, E.R. 2022. Individualized and Combined Effects of Future Urban Growth and Climate Change on Irrigation Water Use in Central ArizonaJournal of the American Water Resources Association. 58(3): 370-387.

Wang, Z., and Vivoni, E.R. 2022. Detecting Streamflow in Dryland Rivers using CubeSats. Geophysical Research Letters. 49(15): e2022GL098729.

Wang, Z., and Vivoni, E.R. 2022. Mapping Flash Flood Hazards in Arid Regions using CubeSats. Remote Sensing. 14(17): 4218.

Xiao, M., Mascaro, G., Wang, Z., Whitney, K.M., and Vivoni, E.R. 2022. On the Value of Satellite Remote Sensing to Reduce Uncertainties in Regional Simulations of the Colorado RiverHydrology and Earth System Sciences. 26(21): 5627 – 5646. 


Diaz de Leon-Guerrero, S., Mendez-Alonzo, R., Bullock, S.H., and Vivoni, E.R. 2021. Hydrological and Topographic Determinants of Biomass and Species Richness in a Mediterranean-climate ShrublandPLOS One. 16(5): e0252154.

Ivanov, V.Y., Dwelle, M.C., Xu, D., Sargsyan, K., Wright, D., Katopodes, N., Kim, J., Tran, V.N., Warnock, A., Fatichi, S., Burlando, P., Caporali, E., Restrepo, P., Sanders, B., Chaney, M., Nunes, A.M.B., Nardi, F., Vivoni, E.R., Istanbulluoglu, E., Bisht, G., and Bras, R.L. 2021. Breaking Down the Computational Barriers to Real-Time Urban Flood ForecastingGeophysical Research Letters. 48(20): e2021GL093585.

Iwaniec, D., Gooseff, M., Suding, K., Johnson, D., Reed, D., Peters, D.P.C., Adams, B., Barrett, J., Bestelmeyer, B., Castorani, M.; Cook, E., Davidson, M., Groffman, P., Hanan, N., Huenneke, L., Johnson, P., McKnight, D., Miller, R., Okin, G., Preston, D., Rassweiller, A., Ray, C., Sala, O., Schooley, R., Seastedt, T., Spasojevic, M., and Vivoni, E.R. 2021. Connectivity: Insights from the U.S. Long Term Ecological Research NetworkEcosphere. 12(5): e03432. 

Meili, N., Burlando, P., Carmeliet, J., Chow, W.T.L., Coutts, A.M., Manoli, G., Roth, M., Velasco, E., Vivoni, E.R., and Fatichi, S. 2021. Tree Effects on Urban Microclimate: Diurnal, Seasonal, and Climatic Temperature Differences Explained by Separating Radiation, Evapotranspiration, and Roughness EffectsUrban Forestry & Urban Greening. 51: 126970.

Perez-Ruiz, E.R., Vivoni, E.R., Yepez, E.A., Rodriguez, J.C., Gochis, D.J., Robles-Morua, A., Delgado-Balbuena, J., and Adams, D.K. 2021. Landscape Controls on Water-Energy-Carbon Fluxes Across Different Ecosystems during the North American MonsoonJournal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences. 126(5): e2020JG005809.

Peters, D.P.C., Savoy, H.M., Stillman, S., Huang, H., Hudson, A.R., Sala, O.E., and Vivoni, E.R. 2021. Plant Species Richness in Multiyear Wet and Dry Periods in the Chihuahuan DesertClimate. 9(8): 130. 

Sordo-Ward, A., Gabriel-Martin, I., Bianucci, P., Mascaro, G., Vivoni, E.R., and Garrote, L. 2021. Stochastic Hybrid Event Based and Continuous Approach to Derive Flood Frequency CurveWater. 13: 1931.

Vivoni, E.R., Perez-Ruiz, E.R., Keller, Z.T., Escoto, E.A., Templeton, R.C., Templeton, N.P., Anderson, C.A., Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., Mendez-Barroso, L.A., Robles-Morua, A., Scott, R.L., Archer, S.R., and Peters, D.P.C. 2021. Long-term Research Catchments to Investigate Shrub Encroachment in the Sonoran and Chihuahuan Deserts: Santa Rita and Jornada Experimental RangesHydrological Processes. 35: e14031. 

Wang, Z., Vivoni, E.R., Bohn, T.J., and Wang, Z-H. 2021. A Multiyear Assessment of Irrigation Cooling Capacity in Agricultural and Urban Settings of Central ArizonaJournal of the American Water Resources Association. 57(5): 771-788.

Previous Publications


Meili, N., Manoli, G., Burlando, P., Bou-Zeid, El., Chow, W.T.L., Coutts, A.M., Daly, E., Nice, K.A., Roth, M., Tapper, N.J., Velasco, E., Vivoni, E.R., and Fatichi, S. 2020. An Urban Ecohydrological Model to Quantify the Effect of Vegetation on Urban Climate and Hydrology (UT&C v1.0)Geoscientific Model Development. 13: 335-362.

Navarro-Estupiñán, J., Robles-Morua, A., Diaz-Caravantes, R., and Vivoni, E.R. 2020. Heat Risk Mapping through Spatial Analysis of Remotely-Sensed Data and Socioeconomic Vulnerability in Hermosillo, MexicoUrban Climate. 31: 100576.

Perez-Ruiz, E.R., Vivoni, E.R., and Templeton, N.P. 2020. Urban Land Cover Type Determines the Sensitivity of Carbon Dioxide Fluxes to Precipitation in Phoenix, ArizonaPLOS One. 15(2): e0228537.

Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., Vivoni, E.R., Ajami, H., Sala, O.E., Throop, H.L., and Peters, D.P.C. 2020. Woody Plant Encroachment is Expected to Have a Larger Impact than Climate Change on Dryland Water BudgetsScientific Reports. 10: 8112. 

Tarin, T., Yepez, E.A., Garatuza-Payan, J., Rodriguez, J.C., Mendez-Barroso, L.A., Watts, C.J., and Vivoni, E.R. 2020. Evapotranspiration Flux Partitioning at Multi-Species Shrubland with Stable Isotopes of Soil, Plant, and Atmospheric Water PoolsAtmosfera. 33(4): 319-335. 

Vargas-Terminel, M.L., Yepez, E.A., Tarin-Terrazas, T., Robles-Zazueta, C.A., Garatuza-Payan, J., Rodriguez, J.C., Watts, C.J., and Vivoni, E.R. 2020. Understory Contribution to Water Vapor and CO2 Fluxes from a Subtropical Shrubland in northwestern MexicoTecnologia y Ciencias del Agua. 11(5): 98-135.

Vivoni, E.R. 2020. Advancing U.S.-México Science through the Education Network EffectAtmosfera. 9 pp. 

Vivoni, E.R., Kindler, M., Wang, Z., and Perez-Ruiz, E.R. 2020. Abiotic Mechanisms Drive Enhanced Evaporative Losses under Urban Oasis Conditions. Geophysical Research Letters. 47: e2020GL090123.


Bohn, T.J., and Vivoni, E.R. 2019. MOD-LSP, MODIS-Based Parameters for Hydrologic Modeling of North American Land Cover ChangeScientific Data. 6: 144.

Bohn, T.J., Whitney, K.M., Mascaro, G., and Vivoni, E.R. 2019. A Deterministic Approach for Approximating the Diurnal Cycle of Precipitation for Use in Large-scale Hydrological ModelingJournal of Hydrometeorology. 20(2): 297-317.

Ko, A., Mascaro, G., and Vivoni, E.R. 2019. Strategies to Improve and Evaluate Physics-Based Hyperresolution Hydrologic Simulations at Regional Basin Scales. Water Resources Research. 55(2): 1129-1152.

Mascaro, G., Ko, A., and Vivoni, E.R. 2019. Closing the Loop of Satellite Soil Moisture Estimation via Scale Invariance of Hydrologic SimulationsScientific Reports. 9: 16123.

Nardi, F., Annis, A., Di Baldassarre, G., Vivoni, E.R., and Grimaldi, S. 2019. GFPLAIN250m: A Global High-resolution Dataset of Earth’s FloodplainsScientific Data. 6: 180309.

Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., Ajami, H., and Vivoni, E.R. 2019. Extreme Weather Events and Transmission Losses in Arid StreamsEnvironmental Research Letters. 14: 084002.

Shirzaei, M., Ojha, C., Werth, S., Carlson, G., and Vivoni, E.R. 2019. Comments on ‘Short-lived pause in Central California subsidence after heavy winter precipitation of 2017’ by K.D. Murray and R.B. LohmannScience Advances. 5(6): eaav8038. 

White, D.D., Lawless, K.L., Vivoni, E.R., Mascaro, G., Pahle, R., Kumar, I., Coli, P., Castillo, R.M., Moreda, F., and Asfora, M. 2019. Co-producing Interdisciplinary Knowledge and Action for Sustainable Water Governance: Lessons from the Development of a Water Resources Decision Support System in Pernambuco, Brazil. Global Challenges. 3(4): 1800012.


Bennett, K.E., Bohn, T., Solander, K., McDowell, N.G., Xu, G., Vivoni, E.R. and Middleton, K.S. 2018. Climate-driven Disturbances in the San Juan River sub-basin of the Colorado RiverHydrology and Earth System Sciences. 22: 709-725.

Biederman, J.A., Scott, R.L., Arnone, J., Jasoni, R.L., Litvak, M.E., Moreo, M.T., Papuga, S.A., Ponce-Campos, G.E., Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., and Vivoni, E.R. 2018. Shrubland Carbon Sink Depends upon Winter Water Availability in the Warm Deserts of North AmericaAgricultural and Forest Meteorology. 249: 407-419.

Bohn, T.J., Vivoni, E.R., Mascaro, G., and White, D.D. 2018. Land and Water Use Changes in the US-Mexico Border Region, 1992 to 2011. Environmental Research Letters. 13: 114005.

Bohn, T.J., and Vivoni, E.R. 2018. Comments on ‘Regional Impacts of Irrigation in Mexico and Southwestern U.S. on Hydrometeorological Fields in the North American Monsoon Region’Journal of Hydrometeorology. 19(2): 477-481.

Del Toro-Guerrero, F.J., Vivoni, E.R., Kretzschmar, T.G., Vazquez-Gonzalez, R., and Bullock, S.H. 2018. Variations in Soil Water Content, Infiltration and Potential Recharge at Three Sites in a Mediterranean Mountainous Region of Baja California, MéxicoWater. 10(12): 1844.

Montecelos-Zamora, Y., Cavazos, T., Kretzschmar, T., Vivoni, E.R., Molina-Navarro, E., and Corzo, G. 2018. Hydrological Modeling of Climate Change Impacts in a Tropical River Basin: A Case Study of the Cauto River, CubaWater. 10(9): 1135.

Navarro-Estupiñán, J., Robles-Morua, A., Vivoni, E.R., Espíndola-Zepeda, J., Montoya, J.A., and Verduzco, V.S. 2018. Observed Trends and Future Projections of Extreme Heat Events in Sonora, MexicoInternational Journal of Climatology. 38(14): 5158-5181. 

Okin, G.S., Sala, O.E., Vivoni, E.R., Zhang, J., and Bhattachan, A. 2018. The Interactive Role of Wind and Water in Dryland Function: What Does the Future Hold? Bioscience. 68(9): 670-677.

Perra, E., Piras, M., Deidda, R., Paniconi, C., Mascaro, G., Vivoni, E.R., Cau, P., Marras, P.A., Ludwig, R., and Meyer, S. 2018. Multimodel Assessment of Climate Change-Induced Hydrologic Impacts for a Mediterranean Catchment. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 22: 4125-4143.

Peters, D.P.C., Burruss, N.D., Rodriguez, L.L., McVey, D.S., Elias, E.H., Pelzel-McCluskey, A.M., Derner, J.D., Schrader, T.S., Yao, J., Pauszek, S.J., Lombard, J., Archer, A.R., Bestlemeyer, B., Browning, D.M., Brungaard, C.W., Hatfield, J.L., Hannan, N.P., Herrick, J.E., Okin, G.S., Sala, O.E., Savoy, H., and Vivoni, E.R. 2018. An Integrated View of Complex Landscapes: A Big Data-Model Integration Approach to Transdisciplinary ScienceBioscience. 68(9): 653-669.

Rossi, M.J., Ares, J.O., Jobbagy, E.G., Vivoni, E.R., Vervoot, R.W., Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., and Saco, P.M. 2018. Vegetation and Terrain Drivers of Infiltration Depth Along a Semiarid HillslopeScience of the Total Environment. 644: 1399-1408.

Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., and Vivoni, E.R. 2018. On the Sensitivity of Hillslope Runoff and Channel Transmission Losses in Arid Piedmont SlopesWater Resources Research. 54(7): 4498-4518. 

Templeton, N.P., Vivoni, E.R., Wang, Z-H., and Schreiner-McGraw, A.P. 2018. Quantifying Water and Energy Fluxes over Different Urban Land Covers in Phoenix, ArizonaJournal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres. 123(4): 2111-2128.

Verduzco, V.S., Vivoni, E.R., Yepez, E.A., Rodriguez, J.C., Watts, C.J., Tarin, T., Garatuza-Payan, J., Robles-Morua, A., and Ivanov, V.Y. 2018. Climate Change Impacts on Net Ecosystem Productivity in a Subtropical Shrubland of Northwestern MexicoJournal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences. 123(2): 688-711.

Vivoni, E.R. and Bohn, T.J. 2018. ¿Ha Impactado el TLCAN los Recursos de Agua y Uso del Suelo en la Frontera de México y EE.UU.? GEOS, Boletín informativo de la Unión Geofísica Mexicana. 38(2): 1-3.

Xiang, T., Vivoni, E.R., and Gochis, D.J. 2018. Influence of Initial Soil Moisture and Vegetation Conditions on Monsoon Precipitation Events in Northwest Mexico. Atmosfera. 31(1): 25-45.


Cazares-Rodriguez, J.E., Vivoni, E.R., and Mascaro, G. 2017. Comparison of Two Watershed Models for Addressing Stakeholder Flood Mitigation Strategies: Case Study of Hurricane Alex in Monterrey, MéxicoJournal of Hydrologic Engineering. 22(9): 05017018, 1-16.

Eakin, H., Bojorquez-Tapia, L.A., Janssen, M.A., Georgescu, M., Manuel-Navarrette, D., Vivoni, E.R., Escalante, A.E., Baeza-Castro, A., Mazari-Hiriart, M., and Lerner, A.M. 2017. Urban Resilience Efforts Must Consider Social and Political ForcesProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 114(2): 186-189.

Kropp, H., Ogle, K., Vivoni, E.R., and Hultine, K. 2017. The Sensitivity of Evapotranspiration to Inter-Specific Plant Neighbor Interactions: Implications for ModelsEcosystems. 20(7): 1311-1323.

Mayer, A.S., Vivoni, E.R., Kossak, D., Halvorsen, K.E., and Robles-Morua, A. 2017. Participatory Modeling Workshops in a Water-stressed Basin Result in Gains in Modeling Capacity but Reveal Disparity in Water Resources Management PrioritiesWater Resources Management. 31(15): 4731-4744.

Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., and Vivoni, E.R. 2017. Percolation Observations in an Arid Piedmont Watershed and Linkages to Historical Conditions in the Chihuahuan DesertEcosphere. 8(11): e02000.

Whitney, K.M., Vivoni, E.R., Duniway, M., Bradford, J., Reed, S.C., and Belnap, J. 2017. Ecohydrological Role of Biological Soil Crusts Across a Gradient in Levels of DevelopmentEcohydrology. 10(7): e1875.

Xiang, T., Vivoni, E.R., Gochis, D.J., and Mascaro, G. 2017. On the Diurnal Cycle of Surface Energy Fluxes in the North American Monsoon Region using the WRF-Hydro Modeling SystemJournal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres. 122(17): 9024-9049.


Anderson, C.A., and Vivoni, E.R. 2016. Impact of Land Surface States within the Flux Footprint on Daytime Land-Atmosphere Coupling in Two Semiarid Ecosystems of the Southwestern U.S. Water Resources Research. 52: 4785-4800.

Benson-Lira, V., Georgescu, M., Kaplan, S., and Vivoni, E.R. 2016. Loss of a Lake System in a Megacity: The Impact of Urban Expansion on Seasonal Meteorology in Mexico CityJournal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres. 121(7): 3079-3099.

Bohn, T.J., and Vivoni, E.R. 2016. Process-Based Characterization of Evapotranspiration Sources over the North American Monsoon RegionWater Resources Research. 52: 358-384.

Fatichi, S., Vivoni, E.R., Ogden, F.L., Ivanov, V.Y., Mirus, B., Gochis, D., Downer, C.W., Camporese, M., Davidson, J.H., Ebel, B., Jones, N., Kim, J., Mascaro, G., Niswonger, R., Restrepo, P., Rigon, R., Shen, C., Sulis, M., and Tarboton, D. 2016. An Overview of Current Applications, Challenges and Future Trends of Distributed Process-based Models in HydrologyJournal of Hydrology. 537: 45-60.

Ko, A., Mascaro, G., and Vivoni, E.R. 2016. Irrigation Impacts on Scaling Properties of Soil Moisture and the Calibration of a Multifractal Downscaling Algorithm. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. 54(6): 3128-3142.

Mascaro, G., and Vivoni, E.R. 2016. On the Observed Hysteresis in Field-Scale Soil Moisture Variability and its Physical ControlsEnvironmental Research Letters. 11(8): 084008. 

Méndez-Barroso, L.A., Vivoni, E.R., and Mascaro, G. 2016. Impact of Spatially-variable Soil Thickness and Texture on Simulated Hydrologic Conditions in a Semiarid Watershed in Northwest MexicoRevista Mexicana de Ciencias Geologicas. 33(3): 365-377. 

Piras, M., Mascaro, G., Deidda, R., and Vivoni, E.R. 2016. Impacts of Climate Change on Precipitation and Discharge Extremes through the Use of Statistical Downscaling Approaches in a Mediterranean BasinScience of the Total Environment. 543: 952–964.

Rossi, M.W., Whipple, K.X., and Vivoni, E.R. 2016. Precipitation and Evapotranspiration Controls on Event-scale Runoff Variability in the Contiguous United States and Puerto RicoJournal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface. 121: 128-145.

Schreiner-McGraw, A.P., Vivoni, E.R., Mascaro, G., and Franz, T.E. 2016. Closing the Water Balance with Cosmic-ray Soil Moisture Measurements and Assessing Their Relation with Evapotranspiration in Two Semiarid WatershedsHydrology and Earth System Sciences. 20: 329-345.

Villarreal, S., Vargas, R., Yepez, E., Acosta, J.S., Castro, A., Escoto-Rodriguez, M., Lopez, E., Martinez-Osuan, J., Rodriguez, J.C., Smith, S., Vivoni, E.R., and Watts C.J. 2016. Contrasting Precipitation Patterns Influence Complexity in Evapotranspiration Dynamics in Water-limited ShrublandsJournal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences. 121(2): 494-508. 


Browning, D.M., Rango, A., Karl, J.W., Laney, C.M., Vivoni, E.R., and Tweedie, C.E. 2015. Emerging Technological and Cultural Shifts Advancing Dryland Research and ManagementFrontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1): 52-60.

Hawkins, G.A., Vivoni, E.R., Robles-Morua, A., Mascaro, G., Rivera, E., and Dominguez, F. 2015. A Climate Change Projection for Summer Hydrologic Conditions in a Semiarid Watershed of Central ArizonaJournal of Arid Environments. 118: 9-20.

Mascaro, G., Vivoni, E.R., and Mendez-Barroso, L.A. 2015. Hyperresolution Hydrologic Modeling in a Regional Watershed and its Interpretation using Empirical Orthogonal FunctionsAdvances in Water Resources. 83: 190-206.

Monger, C., Sala, O.E., Duniway, M., Goldfus, H., Meir, I.A., Poch, R.M., Throop, H.L., and Vivoni, E.R. 2015. Legacy Effects in Linked Ecological-Soil-Geomorphic Systems of DrylandsFrontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1): 13-19.

Okin, G.S., Moreno-de las Heras, M., Saco, P.M., Throop, H.L., Vivoni, E.R., Parsons, A.J., Wainwright, J., and Peters, D.P.C. 2015. Connectivity in Dryland Landscapes: Shifting Concepts of Spatial InteractionsFrontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 13(1): 20-27.

Robles-Morua, A., Che, D., Mayer, A.S., and Vivoni, E.R. 2015. Hydrologic Assessment of Proposed Reservoirs in the Sonora River Basin, Mexico, under Historical and Future Climate ScenariosHydrological Sciences Journal. 60(1): 50-66.

Verduzco, V.S., Garatuza-Payan, J., Yepez, E.A., Watts, C.J., Rodriguez, J.C., Robles-Morua, A., and Vivoni, E.R. 2015. Variations of Net Ecosystem Production due to Seasonal Precipitation Differences in a Tropical Dry Forest of Northwest MexicoJournal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences. 120(10): 2081-2094.

Volo, T.J., Vivoni, E.R., and Ruddell, B.L. 2015. An Ecohydrological Approach to Conserving Urban Water through Optimized Landscape Irrigation Schedules. Landscape and Urban Planning. 133: 127-132.

Yetemen, O., Istanbulluoglu, E.I., Flores-Cervantes, J.H., Vivoni, E.R., and Bras, R.L. 2015. Ecohydrologic Role of Solar Radiation on Landscape EvolutionWater Resources Research. 51(2): 1127-1157.


Chow, W.T.L., Volo, T.J., Vivoni, E.R, Jenerette, G.D., and Ruddell, B.L. 2014. Seasonal Dynamics of a Suburban Energy Balance in Phoenix, Arizona. International Journal of Climatology. 34(15): 3863-3880.

Flores-Cervantes, J.H., Istanbulluoglu, E., Vivoni, E.R., Holifield Collins, C.D., and Bras, R.L. 2014. A Geomorphic Perspective on Terrain-modulated Organization of Vegetation Productivity: Analysis in Two Semiarid Grassland Ecosystems in Southwestern United States. Ecohydrology. 7(2): 242-257.

Forzieri, G., Feyen, L., Cescatti, A., and Vivoni, E.R. 2014. Spatial and Temporal Variations in Ecosystem Response to Monsoon Precipitation Variability in Southwestern North America. Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences. 119(10): 1999-2017.

Mahmood, T.H., and Vivoni, E.R. 2014. Forest Ecohydrological Response to Bimodal Precipitation during Contrasting Winter to Summer Transitions. Ecohydrology. 7(3): 998-1013.

Mascaro, G., Vivoni, E.R., Gochis, D.J., Watts, C.J., and Rodriguez, J.C. 2014. Temporal Downscaling and Statistical Analysis of Rainfall across a Topographic Transect in Northwest Mexico. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 53(4): 910-927.

Mendez-Barroso, L.A., Vivoni, E.R., Robles-Morua, A., Mascaro, G., Yepez, E.A., Rodriguez, J.C., Watts, C.J., Garatuza-Payan, J., and Saiz-Hernandez, J. 2014. A Modeling Approach Reveals Differences in Evapotranspiration and Its Partitioning in Two Semiarid Ecosystems in Northwest MexicoWater Resources Research. 50(4): 3229-3252.

Moreno, H.A, Vivoni, E.R., and Gochis, D.J. 2014. Addressing Uncertainty in Reflectivity-Rainfall Relations in Mountain Watersheds during Summer Convection. Hydrological Processes. 28(3): 688-704.

Pierini, N.A., Vivoni, E.R., Robles-Morua, A., Scott, R.L., and Nearing, M.A. 2014. Using Observations and a Distributed Hydrologic Model to Explore Runoff Threshold Processes Linked with Mesquite Encroachment in the Sonoran DesertWater Resources Research. 50(10): 8191-8215.

Piras, M., Mascaro, G., Deidda, R., and Vivoni, E.R. 2014. Quantification of Hydrologic Impacts of Climate Change in a Mediterranean Basin in Sardinia, Italy, through High-resolution SimulationsHydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18(12): 5201-5217.

Robles-Morua, A., Halvorsen, K., Mayer, A.S., and Vivoni, E.R. 2014. Exploring the Application of Participatory Modeling Approaches in the Sonora River Basin, MexicoEnvironmental Modelling and Software. 52: 273-282.

Tarin, T.T., Yepez, E.A., Garatuza-Payan, J., Watts, C.J., Rodriguez, J.C., Vivoni, E.R., and Méndez-Barroso, L.A. 2014. Evapotranspiration Partitioning with Stable Isotopes in Ecohydrological StudiesTecnologia y Ciencias del Agua. 5(3): 97-114. 

Templeton, R.C., Vivoni, E.R., Méndez-Barroso, L.A., Pierini, N.A., Anderson, C.A., Rango, A., Laliberte, A.S., and Scott, R.L. 2014. High-Resolution Characterization of a Semiarid Watershed: Implications on Evapotranspiration EstimatesJournal of Hydrology. 509: 306-319.

Vivoni, E.R., Rango, A., Anderson, C.A., Pierini, N.A., Schreiner-McGraw, A., Saripalli, S., and Laliberte, A.S. 2014. Ecohydrology with Unmanned Aerial VehiclesEcosphere. 5(10): art130. 

Volo, T.J., Vivoni, E.R., Martin, C.A., Earl, S., and Ruddell, B.L. 2014. Modelling Soil Moisture, Water Partitioning and Plant Water Stress under Irrigated Conditions in Desert Urban AreasEcohydrology. 7(5): 1297-1313.

Xiang, T.T., Vivoni, E.R., and Gochis, D.J. 2014. Seasonal Evolution of Ecohydrological Controls on Land Surface Temperature over Complex TerrainWater Resources Research. 50(5): 3852-3874. 


Cruz-Bautista, F., Rodriguez, J.C., Watts, C.J., Vivoni, E.R., Yepez, E.A., Robles-Morua, A., Garatuza-Payan, J., Tarin, T., and Schreiner-McGraw, A.P. 2013. In Situ Calibration of COSMOS Sensor to Determine the Soil Moisture at an Intermediate Scale (~1 km)Terra Latinoamericana. 31(4): 315-324.

Forzieri, G., Vivoni, E.R., and Feyen, L. 2013. Ecosystem Biophysical Memory in the Southwestern North America Climate SystemEnvironmental Research Letters. 8(4): 044016. 

Gutiérrez-Jurado, H.A., Vivoni, E.R., Cikoski, C., Harrison, J.B.J., Bras, R.L., and Istanbulluoglu, E. 2013. On the Observed Ecohydrologic Dynamics of a Semiarid Basin with Aspect-Delimited EcosystemsWater Resources Research, 49(12): 8263-8284. 

Gutiérrez-Jurado, H.A., and Vivoni, E.R. 2013. Ecogeomorphic Expressions of an Aspect-controlled Semiarid Basin: I. Topographic Analyses with High Resolution Data Sets. Ecohydrology. 6(1): 8-23.

Gutiérrez-Jurado, H.A., and Vivoni, E.R. 2013. Ecogeomorphic Expressions of an Aspect-controlled Semiarid Basin: II. Topographic and Vegetation Controls on Solar Irradiance. Ecohydrology. 6(1): 24-37.

Mascaro, G., Piras, M., Deidda, R., and Vivoni, E.R. 2013. Distributed Hydrologic Modeling of a Sparsely-monitored Basin in Sardinia, Italy, through Hydrometeorological Downscaling. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 17(10): 4143-4158.

Moreno, H.A., Vivoni, E.R., and Gochis, D.J. 2013. Limits to Flood Forecasting in the Colorado Front Range for Two Summer Convection Periods using Radar Nowcasting and a Distributed Hydrologic ModelJournal of Hydrometeorology. 14(4): 1075-1097.

Vargas, R., Yepez, E.A., Andrade, J.L., Angeles, G., Arredondo, T., Castellanos, A.E., Delgado, J., Garatuza-Payan, J., Gonzalez del Castillo, E., Oechel, W., Sanchez-Azofeifa, A., Velasco, E., Vivoni, E.R., and Watts, C.J. 2013. Progress and Opportunities for Monitoring Greenhouse Gases Fluxes in Mexican Ecosystems: The MexFlux NetworkAtmosfera. 26(3): 325-336.

Zhou, X., Istanbulluoglu, E., and Vivoni, E.R. 2013. Modeling the Ecohydrological Role of Aspect-controlled Radiation on Tree-Grass-Shrub Coexistence in a Semiarid ClimateWater Resources Research. 49(5): 2872-2895.


Mascaro, G., and Vivoni, E.R. 2012. Comparison of Statistical and Multifractal Properties of Soil Moisture and Brightness Temperature from ESTAR and PSR during SGP99. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. 9(3): 373-377.

Mascaro, G., and Vivoni, E.R. 2012. Utility of Coarse and Downscaled Soil Moisture Products at L-band for Hydrologic Modeling at the Catchment Scale. Geophysical Research Letters. 39: L10403.

Moreno, H.A., Vivoni, E.R., and Gochis, D.J. 2012. Utility of Quantitative Precipitation Estimates for High Resolution Hydrologic Forecasts in Mountain Watersheds of the Colorado Front Range. Journal of Hydrology. 438-439: 66-83.

Robles-Morua, A., Vivoni, E.R., and Mayer, A.S. 2012. Distributed Hydrologic Modeling in Northwest Mexico Reveals the Links between Runoff Mechanisms and Evapotranspiration. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 785-807.

Robles-Morua, A., Mayer, A.S., Auer, M.T., and Vivoni, E.R. 2012. Modeling Riverine Pathogen Fate and Transport in Mexican Rural Communities and its Associated Public Health ImplicationsJournal of Environmental Management. 113: 61-70.

Tang, Q., Vivoni, E.R., Munoz-Arriola, F., and Lettenmaier, D.P. 2012. Predictability of Evapotranspiration Patterns using Remotely-Sensed Vegetation Dynamics during the North American Monsoon. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 103-121.

Vivoni, E.R. 2012. Spatial Patterns, Processes and Predictions in Ecohydrology: Integrating Technologies to Meet the Challenge. Ecohydrology. 5(3): 235-241.

Vivoni, E.R. 2012. Diagnosing Seasonal Vegetation Impacts on Evapotranspiration and its Partitioning at the Catchment Scale during SMEX04-NAME. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 13: 1631-1638. 


Forzieri, G., Castelli, F., and Vivoni, E.R. 2011. Vegetation Dynamics within the North American Monsoon Region. Journal of Climate. 24(6): 1763-1783.

Forzieri, G., Guarnieri, L., Vivoni, E.R., Castelli, F., and Preti, F. 2011. Spectral-ALS Data Fusion for Different Roughness Parameterizations of Forested Floodplains. River Research and Applications. 27(7): 826-840.

Mahmood, T.H., and Vivoni, E.R. 2011. A Climate-Induced Threshold in Hydrologic Response in a Semiarid Ponderosa Pine Hillslope. Water Resources Research. 47: W09529.

Mahmood, T.H., and Vivoni, E.R. 2011. Breakdown of Hydrologic Patterns upon Model Coarsening at Hillslope Scales and Implications for Experimental Design. Journal of Hydrology. 411(3-4): 309-321.

Mascaro, G., Vivoni, E.R., and Deidda, R. 2011. Soil Moisture Downscaling Across Climate Regimes and Its Emergent Properties. Journal of Geophysical Research – Atmospheres. 116: D22114.

Nikolopoulus, E.I., Anagnostou, E.N., Borga, M., Vivoni, E.R., and Papadopoulus, A. 2011. Sensitivity of a Mountain Basin Flash Flood to Initial Wetness Condition and Rainfall Variability. Journal of Hydrology. 402: 165-178.

Vivoni, E.R., Mascaro, G., Mniszewski, S., Fasel, P., Springer, E.P., Ivanov, V.Y., and Bras, R.L. 2011. Real-world Hydrologic Assessment of a Fully-Distributed Hydrological Model in a Parallel Computing Environment. Journal of Hydrology. 409: 483-496.


Brito-Castillo, L., Vivoni, E.R., Gochis, D.J., Filonov, A., Tereshchenko, I., and Monzon, C. 2010. An Anomaly in the Occurrence of the Month of Maximum Precipitation Distribution in Northwest Mexico. Journal of Arid Environments. 74(5): 531-539.

Forzieri, G., Moser, G., Vivoni, E.R., Castelli, F., and Canovaro, F. 2010. Riparian Vegetation Mapping for Hydraulic Roughness Estimation using Very High Resolution Remote Sensing Data Fusion. Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 136(11): 855-867.

Forzieri, G., Castelli, F., and Vivoni, E.R. 2010. A Predictive Multidimensional Model of Vegetation Anomalies derived from Remote-Sensing Observations. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. 48(4): 1729-1741.

Gochis, D.J., Vivoni, E.R., and Watts, C.J. 2010. The Impact of Soil Depth on Land Surface Energy and Water Fluxes in the North American Monsoon Region. Journal of Arid Environments. 74(5): 564-571.

Liuzzo, L., Noto, L.V., Vivoni, E.R., and La Loggia, G. 2010. Basin-scale Water Resources Assessment in Oklahoma under Synthetic Climate Change Scenarios using a Fully-Distributed Hydrological Model. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 15(2): 107-122.

Mascaro, G., Vivoni, E.R., and Deidda, R. 2010. Implications of Ensemble Quantitative Precipitation Forecast Errors on Distributed Streamflow Forecasting. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 11(1): 69-86.

Mascaro, G., Vivoni, E.R., and Deidda, R. 2010. Physical Controls on the Scale-dependence of Ensemble Streamflow Forecast Dispersion. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences. 10: 1605-1615.

Mascaro, G., and Vivoni, E.R. 2010. Statistical and Scaling Properties of Remotely-sensed Soil Moisture in Two Contrasting Domains in the North American Monsoon Region. Journal of Arid Environments. 74(5): 572-578.

Mascaro, G., Vivoni, E.R., and Deidda, R. 2010. Downscaling Soil Moisture in the Southern Great Plains through a Calibrated Multifractal Model for Land Surface Modeling Applications. Water Resources Research. 46: W08546.

Mendez-Barroso, L.A., and Vivoni, E.R. 2010. Observed Shifts in Land Surface Conditions during the North American Monsoon: Implications for a Vegetation-Rainfall Feedback Mechanism. Journal of Arid Environments. 74(5): 549-555.

Vivoni, E.R., Rodriguez, J.C., and Watts, C.J. 2010. On the Spatiotemporal Variability of Soil Moisture and Evapotranspiration in a Mountainous Basin within the North American Monsoon RegionWater Resources Research. 46: W02509.

Vivoni, E.R., Watts, C.J., Rodriguez, J.C., Garatuza-Payan, J., Mendez-Barroso, L.A., and Saiz-Hernandez, J.A. 2010. Improved Land-Atmosphere Relations through Distributed Footprint Sampling in a Subtropical Scrubland during the North American Monsoon. Journal of Arid Environments. 74(5): 579-584.

Vivoni, E.R., Watts, C.J., and Gochis, D.J. 2010. Land Surface Ecohydrology of the North American Monsoon System. Journal of Arid Environments. 74(5): 529-530.

Yetemen, O., Istanbulluoglu, E., and Vivoni, E.R. 2010. The Implications of Geology, Soils, and Vegetation on Landscape Morphology: Inferences from Semiarid Basins with Complex Vegetation Patterns in Central New Mexico. Geomorphology. 116: 246-263.


Forzieri, G., Guarneri, L., Vivoni, E.R., Castelli, F., and Preti, F. 2009. Multiple Attribute Decision Making for Individual Tree Detection using High-resolution Laser Scanning. Forest Ecology and Management. 258: 2501-2510.

Kleissl, J., Watts, C.J., Rodriguez, J.C., Naif, S., and Vivoni, E.R. 2009. Scintillometer Intercomparison Study – Continued. Boundary-Layer Meteorology. 130: 437-443.

Martinet, M.C., Vivoni, E.R., Cleverly, J.R., Thibault, J.R., Schuetz, J.F., and Dahm, C.N. 2009. On Groundwater Fluctuations, Evapotranspiration and Understory Removal in Riparian Corridors. Water Resources Research. 45: W05425.

Mendez-Barroso, L.A., Vivoni, E.R., Watts, C.J., and Rodriguez, J.C. 2009. Seasonal and Interannual Relation between Precipitation, Surface Soil Moisture and Vegetation Dynamics in the North American Monsoon Region. Journal of Hydrology. 377: 59-70.

Tarolli, P., Arrowsmith, J.R., and Vivoni, E.R. 2009. Understanding Earth Surface Processes from Remotely Sensed Digital Terrain Models. Geomorphology. 113: 1-3.

Vivoni, E.R., Tai, K., and Gochis, D.J. 2009. Effects of Initial Soil Moisture on Rainfall Generation and Subsequent Hydrologic Response during the North American Monsoon. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 10(3): 644-664.

Vivoni, E.R., Aragon, C.A., Malczynski, L., and Tidwell, V. C. 2009. Semiarid Watershed Response in Central New Mexico and Its Sensitivity to Climate Variability and Change. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 9: 715-733.


Bindlish, R., Jackson, T.J., Gasiewski, A.J., Stankov, B., Cosh, M.H., Mladenova, I., Vivoni, E.R., Lakshmi, V., Watts, C.J., and Keefer, T. 2008. Aircraft-based Soil Moisture Retrievals in Mixed Vegetation and Topographic Conditions. Remote Sensing of Environment. 112(2): 375-390.

Brooks, P.D., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. Mountain Ecohydrology: Quantifying the Role of Vegetation in the Water Balance of Montane Catchments. Ecohydrology. 1(3): 187-192.

Dominguez, F., Kumar, P., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. Precipitation Recycling Variability and Ecoclimatological Stability – A study using NARR data. Part II: North American Monsoon Region. Journal of Climate. 21(20): 5187-5203.

Forman, B.A., Vivoni, E.R., and Margulis, S.A. 2008. Evaluation of Ensemble-based Distributed Hydrologic Model Response with Dissagregated Precipitation Products. Water Resources Research. 44: W12410.

Gebremichael, M., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. Spatial Sampling Uncertainty in SMEX04 Soil Moisture Fields: A Data-based Resampling Experiment. Remote Sensing of Environment. 112(2): 326-336.

Istanbulluoglu, E., Yetemen, O., Vivoni, E.R., Gutierrez-Jurado, H.A., and Bras, R.L. 2008. Eco-geomorphic Implications of Hillslope Aspect: Inferences from Analysis of Landscape Morphology in central New Mexico. Geophysical Research Letters. 35: L14403.

Ivanov, V.Y., Bras, R.L., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. Vegetation-Hydrology Dynamics in Complex Terrain of Semiarid Areas. I. A Mechanistic Approach to Modeling Dynamic Feedbacks. Water Resources Research. 44: W03429.

Ivanov, V.Y., Bras, R.L., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. Vegetation-Hydrology Dynamics in Complex Terrain of Semiarid Areas. II. Energy-Water Controls of Vegetation Spatiotemporal Dynamics and Topographic Niches of Favorability. Water Resources Research. 44: W03430.

Mahmood, T.H., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. Evaluation of Distributed Soil Moisture Simulations through Field Observations during the North American Monsoon in Redondo Creek, New Mexico. Ecohydrology. 1(3): 271-287.

Mascaro, G., Deidda, R., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. A New Verification Method to Ensure Consistent Ensemble Forecasts through Calibrated Precipitation Downscaling Models. Monthly Weather Review. 136(9): 3374-3391.

Mendez-Barroso, L.A., Garatuza-Payán, J., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. Quantifying Water Stress on Wheat using Remote Sensing in the Yaqui Valley, Sonora, Mexico. Agricultural Water Management. 95(6): 725-736.

Noto, L.V., Ivanov, V.Y., Bras, R.L., and Vivoni, E.R. 2008. Effects of Initialization on Response of a Fully-Distributed Hydrologic Model. Journal of Hydrology. 352(1-2): 107-125.

Rinehart, A.J., Vivoni, E.R., and Brooks, P.D. 2008. Effects of Vegetation, Albedo and Solar Radiation Sheltering on the Distribution of Snow in the Valles Caldera, New Mexico. Ecohydrology. 1(3): 253-270.

Vivoni, E.R., Di Benedetto, F., Grimaldi, S., and Eltahir, E.A.B. 2008. Hypsometric Control on Surface and Subsurface Runoff. Water Resources Research. 44: W12502.

Vivoni, E.R., Rinehart, A.J., Mendez-Barroso, L.A., Aragon, C.A., Bisht, G., Cardenas, M.B., Engle, E., Forman, B.A., Frisbee, M.D., Gutierrez-Jurado, H.A., Hong, S., Mahmood, T.H., Tai, K., and Wyckoff, R.L. 2008. Vegetation Controls on Soil Moisture Distribution in the Valles Caldera, New Mexico, During the North American Monsoon. Ecohydrology. 1(3): 225-238.

Vivoni, E.R., Moreno, H.A., Mascaro, G., Rodriguez, J.C., Watts, C.J., Garatuza-Payan, J., and Scott, R.L. 2008. Observed Relation between Evapotranspiration and Soil Moisture in the North American Monsoon Region. Geophysical Research Letters. 35: L22403.

Vivoni, E.R., Gebremichael, M., Watts, C.J., Bindlish, R., and Jackson, T. J. 2008. Comparison of Ground-based and Remotely-Sensed Surface Soil Moisture Estimates over Complex Terrain during SMEX04. Remote Sensing of Environment. 112(2): 314-325.


Gebremichael, M., Vivoni, E.R., Watts, C.J., and Rodriguez, J.C. 2007. Sub-mesoscale Spatiotemporal Variability of North American Monsoon Rainfall over Complex Terrain. Journal of Climate. 20(9): 1751-1773.

Gutiérrez-Jurado, H.A., Vivoni, E.R., Istanbulluoglu, E., and Bras, R.L. 2007. Ecohydrological Response to a Geomorphically Significant Flood Event in a Semiarid Catchment with Contrasting Ecosystems. Geophysical Research Letters. 34: L24S25.

Vivoni, E.R., Gutiérrez-Jurado, H.A., Aragón, C.A., Méndez-Barroso, L.A., Rinehart, A.J., Wyckoff, R.L., Rodríguez, J.C., Watts, C.J., Bolten, J.D., Lakshmi, V., and Jackson, T.J. 2007. Variation of Hydrometeorological Conditions along a Topographic Transect in northwestern Mexico during the North American MonsoonJournal of Climate. 20(9): 1792-1809.

Vivoni, E.R., Entekhabi, D., and Hoffman, R.N. 2007. Error Propagation of Radar Rainfall Nowcasting Fields through a Fully-Distributed Flood Forecasting Model. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. 46(6): 932-940.

Vivoni, E.R., Entekhabi, D., Bras, R.L., and Ivanov, V.Y. 2007. Controls on Runoff Generation and Scale-dependence in a Distributed Hydrologic Model. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 11(5): 1683-1701.


Gutiérrez-Jurado, H.A., Vivoni, E.R., Harrison, J.B.J., and Guan, H. 2006. Ecohydrology of Root Zone Water Fluxes and Soil Development in Complex Semiarid Rangelands. Hydrological Processes. 20(15): 3289-3316.

Nardi, F., Vivoni, E.R., and Grimaldi, S. 2006. Investigating a Floodplain Scaling Relation using a Hydrogeomorphic Delineation Method. Water Resources Research. 42(9): W09409.

Newman, B.D., Vivoni, E.R., and Groffman, A.R. 2006. Surface Water-Groundwater Interactions in Semiarid Drainages of the American Southwest. Hydrological Processes. 20(15): 3371-3394.

Newman, B.D., Wilcox, B.P., Archer, S., Breshears, D.D., Dahm, C.N., Duffy, C.J., McDowell, N.G., Phillips, F.M., Scanlon, B.R., and Vivoni, E.R. 2006. The Ecohydrology of Arid and Semiarid Environments: A Scientific Vision. Water Resources Research. 42: W06302 .

Van Horne, M.P., Vivoni, E.R., Entekhabi, D., Hoffman, R.N., and Grassotti, C. 2006. Evaluating the Effects of Image Filtering in Short-term Radar Rainfall Forecasting for Hydrological Applications. Meteorological Applications. 13(3): 289-303.

Vivoni, E.R., Entekhabi, D., Bras, R.L., Ivanov, V.Y., Van Horne, M.P., Grassotti, C., and Hoffman, R.N. 2006. Extending the Predictability of Hydrometeorological Flood Events using Radar Rainfall Nowcasting. Journal of Hydrometeorology. 7(4): 660-677.

Vivoni, E.R., Bowman, R.S., Wyckoff, R.L., Jakubowski, R.T., and Richards, K.E. 2006. Analysis of a Monsoon Flood Event in an Ephemeral Tributary and Its Downstream Hydrologic Effects. Water Resources Research. 42(3): W03404.


Guan, H., Vivoni, E.R., and Wilson, J.L. 2005. Effects of Atmospheric Teleconnections on Seasonal Precipitation in Mountainous Regions of the Southwestern US: A Case Study in Northern New Mexico. Geophysical Research Letters. 32(23): L23701.

Falorni, G., Teles, V., Vivoni, E.R., Bras, R.L., and Amaratunga, K.S. 2005. Analysis and Characterization of the Vertical Accuracy of Digital Elevation Models from the Shuttle Radar Topography MissionJournal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface. 110(F2): F02005.

Vivoni, E.R., and Richards, K.T. 2005. Integrated Use of GIS-based Field Sampling and Modeling for Hydrologic and Water Quality Studies. Journal of Hydroinformatics. 7(4): 235-250.

Vivoni, E.R., Teles, V., Ivanov, V.Y., Bras, R.L., and Entekhabi, D. 2005. Embedding Landscape Processes into Triangulated Terrain ModelsInternational Journal of Geographical Information Science. 19(4): 429-457.

Vivoni, E.R., Ivanov, V.Y., Bras, R.L., and Entekhabi, D. 2005. On the Effects of Triangulated Terrain Resolution on Distributed Hydrologic Model Response. Hydrological Processes. 19(11): 2101-2122.

Xie, H., Zhou, X., Vivoni, E.R., Hendrickx, J.M.H., and Small, E.E. 2005. GIS-based NEXRAD Stage III Precipitation Database: Automated Approaches for Data Processing and Visualization. Computers & Geosciences. 31(1): 65-76.

Xie, H., Zhou, X., Hendrickx, J.M.H.,Vivoni, E.R., Guan, H., Tian, Y.Q., and Small, E.E. 2005. Comparison of NEXRAD Stage III and Gauge Precipitation Estimates over a Semiarid Region. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 42(1): 237-256.


Reed, S., Koren, V., Smith, M., Zhang, Z., Moreda, F., Seo, D.-J., and DMIP Participants. 2004. Overall Distributed Model Intercomparison Project Results. Journal of Hydrology. 298(1-4): 27-60.

Ivanov, V.Y., Vivoni, E.R., Bras, R.L., and Entekhabi, D. 2004. Preserving High-Resolution Surface and Rainfall Data in Operational-scale Basin Hydrology: A Fully-distributed Physically-based Approach. Journal of Hydrology. 298(1-4): 80-111.

Ivanov, V.Y., Vivoni, E.R., Bras, R.L., and Entekhabi, D. 2004. Catchment Hydrologic Response with a Fully-distributed Triangulated Irregular Network Model. Water Resources Research. 40(11): W11102.

Vivoni, E.R., Grimaldi, S., Nardi, F., Ivanov, V.Y., Castelli, F., Bras, R.L., and Ubertini, L. 2004. Assessing Hydrological Extreme Events with Geospatial Data and Models. EOS Transactions, American Geophysical Union. 85: 371, 375.

Vivoni, E.R., Ivanov, V.Y., Bras, R.L., and Entekhabi, D. 2004. Generation of Triangulated Irregular Networks based on Hydrological Similarity. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 9(4): 288-302.

Before 2004

Grassotti, C., Hoffman, R.N., Vivoni, E.R., and Entekhabi, D. 2003. Multiple Timescale Intercomparison of Two Radar Products and Rain Gauge Observations over the Arkansas-Red River Basin. Weather and Forecasting. 18(6): 1207-1229.

Vivoni, E.R., and Camilli, R. 2003. Real-time Streaming of Environmental Field Data. Computers & Geosciences. 29: 457-468.

Nepf, H.M., and Vivoni, E.R. 2000. Flow Structure in Depth-Limited, Vegetated Flow. Journal of Geophysical Research, Oceans. 105(C12): 28,547-28,558.

Prager, E.J., Southard, J.B., and Vivoni, E.R. 1996. Experiments on the Entrainment Threshold of Well-sorted and Poorly-sorted Carbonate Sands. Sedimentology. 43(1): 33-40.