Presentations

A selection of recent presentations

2013

Horsburgh, J. S., A. K. Aufdenkampe, K. A. Lehnert, E. Mayorga, D. G. Tarboton, I. Zaslavsky, D. W. Valentine, Tom Whitenack (2013). Extending the interoperability of sensor and sample based earth observations using a community information model (Invited), Abstract H11E-1197 presented at the 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 9-13 December. [PPTX 25.4 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., R. Idaszak, J. S. Horsburgh, D. Ames, J. L. Goodall, L. E. Band, V. Merwade, A. Couch, J. Arrigo, R. P. Hooper, D. W. Valentine, D. R. Maidment (2013). HydroShare: An online, collaborative environment for the sharing of hydrologic data and models, Abstract IN11A-1510 presented at the 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 9-13 December. [PPTX 2.5 MB]

Idaszak, R., D. G. Tarboton, D. Ames, J. A. S. Arrigo, L. E. Band, A. Bedig, A. M. Castronova, L. Christopherson, J. Coposky, A. Couch, P. Dash, T. Gan, J. Goodall, K. Gustafson, J. Heard, R. P. Hooper, J. S. Horsburgh, S. Jackson, H. Johnson, D. R. Maidment, P. Mbewe, V. Merwade, B. Miles, S. Reeder, T. Russel, C. Song, A. Taylor, S. Thakur, D. W. Valentine, T. L. Whiteaker (2013). HydroShare: Applying professional software engineering to a new NSF-funded large software project, Abstract IN22A-05 presented at the 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 9-13 December.

Hicks, S., S. G. Damiano, K. M. Smith, J. Olexy, J. S. Horsburgh, E. Mayorga, A. K. Aufdenkampe (2013). An open-source wireless sensor stack: From Arduino to SDI-12 to Water One Flow, Abstract H43H-1572 presented at the 2013 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 9-13 December.

Yang, B., J. Horsburgh, and P. Blackmore (2013). Stormwater Quality in Utah’s Largest Green Infrastructure Community Development: A Pilot Study. Presented at: 2013 American Water Resources Association (AWRA) Conference, Portland, OR, 4–7 November.

Horsburgh, J. S., A. K. Aufdenkampe, K. Lehnert, E. Mayorga, D. Tarboton, I. Zaslavsky, and D. Valentine (2013). ODM2: Developing a community information model and supporting software to extend interoperability of sensor and sample based earth observations, Presented at: CUAHSI Conference on Hydroinformatics and Modeling, Logan, UT, July 2013. [PPTX 8.2 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., S. Reeder, J. Patton, and A. Spackman Jones (2013). ODM Tools Python: Data management software for hydrologic time series, Presented at: CUAHSI Conference on Hydroinformatics and Modeling, Logan, UT, July 2013. [PPTX 17.2 MB]

Aufdenkampe, A. K., I. Zaslavsky, K. A. Lehnert, J. S. Horsburgh, E. Mayorga, and D. G. Tarboton (2013), The Integrated Data Management System for Critical Zone Observatories, Presented at: CUAHSI Conference on Hydroinformatics and Modeling, Logan, UT, July 2013.

Gan, T., D. G. Tarboton, and J. S. Horsburgh (2013), Representing Gridded and Space-time Data in HydroShare, Presented at: CUAHSI Conference on Hydroinformatics and Modeling, Logan, UT, July 2013.

Spackman Jones, A., J. S. Horsburgh, J. Caraballo, M. Rarmirez (2013). Managing sensor infrastructure using a sensor extension for the ODM2 data model, Presented at: CUAHSI Conference on Hydroinformatics and Modeling, Logan, UT, July 2013. [PPTX 11.1 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., R. Idaszak, J. S. Horsburgh, D. Ames, J. Goodall, L. Band, V. Merwade, A. Couch, J. Arrigo, R. Hooper, and D. Valentine (2013), HydroShare: An Online, Collaborative Environment for the Sharing of Hydrologic Data and Models, Presented at: CUAHSI Conference on Hydroinformatics and Modeling, Logan, UT, July 2013.

Valentine, D., D. G. Tarboton, J. S. Horsburgh, R. Idaszak, T. Russel, J. Coposky, D. Ames, J. Goodall, L. Band, V. Merwade, A. Couch, A. Bedig, J. Arrigo, R. Hooper, and T. Whitenack (2013), Processing Workflow for Preparing Data for Hydroshare, Presented at: CUAHSI Conference on Hydroinformatics and Modeling, Logan, UT, July 2013.

Yang, B. and J. S. Horsburgh (2013). Green Infrastructure Design in the Intermountain West, USA: A Case Study of Daybreak Master-Planned Community, International Association for China Planning (IACP) Conference, Shanghai, China, June 29-July 1.

Horsburgh, J. S., A. Spackman Jones, S. Reeder, J. Patton, J. Caraballo, M. Ramirez, and N. Mouzon (2013). Using CUAHSI HIS to support large scale collaborative research in Utah (Invited), CUAHSI HIS Cyberseminar, 5/1/2013. [PPTX 20 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., R. Idaszak, J. S. Horsburgh, D. Ames, J. Goodall, L. Band, V. Merwade, A. Couch, J. Arrigo, R. Hooper, and D. Valentine (2013), Community Approaches to Hydrologic Data and Model Sharing Using Cloud Resources, Presented at: 2013 World Environmental & Water Resources Congress Symposium on Cloud Computing in Water and Environmental Engineering and Science, May 2013.

Horsburgh, J. S., S. Reeder, and J. Patton (2013). iUTAH Cyberinfrastructure to support data collection and management for the GAMUT monitoring network, Presented at: Utah State University Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, April 2013. [PPTX 8.4 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., A. Spackman Jones, and J. Caraballo (2013). Cyberinfrastructure to support large scale collaborative water research, Presented at: Utah State University Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, April 2013. [PPTX 13.5 MB]

2012

Tarboton, D. G., Ogden, F. L., Jones, N., Horsburgh, J. S., (2012), Advancing cyberinfrastructure to support high resolution water resources modeling, Abstract IN11B-1463 presented at the 2012 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 3-7 December.

Tarboton, D. G., Ames, D. P., Horsburgh, J. S., Goodall, J. L., (2012), Combining data from multiple sources using the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System, Abstract IN11F-03 presented at the 2012 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 3-7 December.

Tuarob, S., Pouchard, L. C., Noy, N., Horsburgh, J. S., Palanisamy, G., (2012), ONEMercury: Towards Automatic Annotation of Earth Science Metadata, Abstract IN41A-1482 presented at the 2012 American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 3-7 December.

Horsburgh, J.S. (2012), Sensors, cyberinfrastructure, and water quality in the Little Bear River: Adventures in continuous monitoring, 2012 SACNAS National Conference: Creating a Healthy World through Science, Diversity & Technology, Seattle, WA, 11-14 October.

Tarboton, D. G., R. Idaszak, D. Ames, J. Goodall, J. S. Horsburgh, L. Band, V. Merwade, C. Song, A. Couch, D. Valentine, R. Hooper, J. Arrigo, D. Maidment, T. Whiteaker (2012), HydroShare: An online, collaborative environment for the sharing of hydrologic data and models, presented at the CUAHSI 3rd Biennial Colloquium on Hydrologic Science and Engineering, Boulder, CO, 16-18 July.

Jones, A., J. S. Horsburgh (2012), Adventures in monitoring: Maintaining sensor networks and managing the flood of data, presented at the Utah State University Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, 3-4 April. [PPTX 20 MB]

Horsburgh, J .S., D. G. Tarboton (2012), HydroServer: A platform for sharing space-time hydrologic datasets, presented at the Utah State University Spring Runoff Conference, Logan UT, 3-4 April. [PDF 3.6 MB]

Whiting B., J. S. Horsburgh (2012), Improving estimates of suspended sediment concentration and flux in the Little Bear River watershed, presented at the Utah State University Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, 3-4 April. [PPTX 4.3 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, D. P. Ames, J. L. Goodall, R. P. Hooper, J. S. Horsburgh (2012), The CUAHSI community Hydrologic Information System, presented at the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Water Resources VII, New Orleans, LA, 26-28 March.

2011

Horsburgh, J. S., A.K. Aufdenkampe, K.A. Lehnert, K.A.T. Schreuders, D.G. Tarboton, D. Valentine, I. Zaslavsky (2011), Advancing an Information Model for Environmental Observations (Invited), Abstract IN32A-03 presented at the 2011 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 5-9 December. [PPTX 3.5 MB]

Schreuders, K.A., D.G. Tarboton, J.S. Horsburgh, A. Sen Gupta, S. Reeder (2011), Enhancing Access to Drought Information Using the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System, Abstract H43H-1325 presented at the 2011 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 5-9 December. [PPTX 3.7 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, D. P.Ames, J. L. Goodall, R. P. Hooper, J.S. Horsburgh (2011), The CUAHSI Community Hydrologic Information System, Abstract IN53D-07 presented at the 2011 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 5-9 December. [PPTX 7.8 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, D. P. Ames, J. Goodall, R. P. Hooper, J. S. Horsburgh, D. Valentine, T. Whiteaker, and K. Schreuders (2011), Data Interoperability in the Hydrologic Sciences, presented at the Environmental Information Management Conference, Santa Barbara, CA, 28-29 September. [PPTX 4.9 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., A. Spackman Jones, D. K. Stevens, D. G. Tarboton, and N. O. Mesner (2011), Sensors, Cyberinfrastructure, and Water Quality Monitoring in the Little Bear River: Adventures in Continuous Monitoring (Invited), presented at the USGS/CUAHSI Workshop on Optical Sensors, Shepherdstown, WV, 8-10 June. [PPTX 12.8 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, D. P. Ames, J. L. Goodall, R. P. Hooper (2011), Advancing a Services Oriented Architecture for Sharing Hydrologic Data (Invited), presented at the European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 3-8 April. [PPTX 4.9 MB]

Stevens, D. K., A. Spackman Jones, J. S. Horsburgh, N. O. Mesner (2011), Surrogate Measures for Providing High Frequency Estimates of Total Suspended Solids and Total Phosphorus Concentrations, presented at the Water Environment Association of Utah Annual Conference, St. George, Utah, 5-8 April.

Sen Gupta, A., D. G. Tarboton, J. S. Horsburgh, K. A. T. Schreuders, S. Reeder (2011), Developing an Upper Colorado Drought Information System Using the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System, presented at the Utah State University Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, Utah, 29-30 March.

2010

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, K. A. T. Schreuders, D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, and D. Valentine (2010), HydroServer: A platform for publishing space-time hydrologic datasets, in Proceedings of the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources, Orlando, FL, March 29 – 31. [PPTX 6.6 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, J. S. Horsburgh, T. Whiteaker, M. Piasecki, J. Goodall, D. Valentine, and T. Whitenack (2010), Sharing Hydrologic Data with the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System, in Proceedings of the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources, Orlando, FL, March 29 – 31.

Ames, D. P., J. Kadlec, and J. S. Horsburgh (2010), HydroDesktop: A Free and Open Source Platform for Hydrologic Data Discovery, Visualization, and Analysis, in Proceedings of the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources, Orlando, FL, March 29 – 31.

Whitenack, T., D. Valentine, I. Zaslavsky, M. Piasecki, D. G. Tarboton, J. S. Horsburgh, T. Whiteaker, D. P. Ames, and D. R. Maidment (2010), Hydrologic Metadata Catalog and Semantic Search Services in CUAHSI HIS, in Proceedings of the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources, Orlando, FL, March 29 – 31.

2009

Ames, D., J. Kadlec, J. S. Horsburgh, D. R. Maidment (2009), Introducing the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System Desktop Application (HydroDesktop) and Open Development Community, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H51H-0862. [PPTX 3.2 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, K. Schreuders, D. P. Ames, J. P. McNamara, L. A. Marshall, B. L. McGlynn, D. L. Kane, A. Tidwell, J. Boll, N. W. Hinman, M. E. Barber (2009), INRA Constellation of Experimental Watersheds: Cyberinfrastructure to Support Publication of Water Resources Data, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52),Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H51H-0858. [PPTX 6.3 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, J. S. Horsburgh, T. Whiteaker, M. Piasecki, J. L. Goodall, D. W. Valentine, T. Whitenack (2009), Sharing Hydrologic Data with the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System (Invited), Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H51H-0854. [PPTX 2.5 MB]

Kadlec, J., D. P. Ames, T. Veluppillai, J. S. Horsburgh (2009), Introducing the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System Desktop Application (HydroDesktop) and Open Development Community, Presented at the AWRA Annual Water Resources Conference, Seattle, WA, November 9 - 12. [PPT 4.3 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky (2009), Components of an integrated environmental observatory information system, Presented at the AWRA Summer Specialty Conference on Adaptive Management, Snowbird, UT, June 29 - July 1. [PPTX 5.8 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, K. Schreuders, J. McNamara, D. Ames, L. Marshall, D. Kane, A. Tidwell, J. Boll, N. Hinman, and M. Barber (2009), INRA constellation of experimental watersheds: Cyberinfrastructure to support publication of water resources data, Presented at the Utah State University Water Initiative Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, April 2 - 3. [PPTX 4.7 MB]

Allen, C., J. S. Horsburgh, and N. O. Mesner (2009), Continuous water quality monitoring: Assessing the current sediment and nutrient trapping capabilities of Mud Lake, Presented at the Utah State University Water Initiative Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, April 2 - 3. [PDF 100 KB]

Spackman Jones, A., N. O. Mesner, J. S. Horsburgh, R. J. Ryel, and D. K. Stevens (2009), Impact of sampling frequency on annual load estimation of total phosphorus and total suspended solids, Presented at the Utah State University Water Initiative Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, April 2 - 3. [PPTX 6.2 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., J. S. Horsburgh, D. R. Maidment, T. Whiteaker, I. Zaslavsky, M. Piasecki, J. Goodall, D. Valentine, and T. Whitenack, (2009), Development of a community Hydrologic Information System, Presented at the Utah State University Water Initiative Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, April 2 - 3. [PPTX 4.5 MB]

Spackman Jones, A., N. Mesner, J. S. Horsburgh, R. Ryel, and D. K. Stevens, (2009), Impact of sampling frequency on annual load estimation, Presented at the USDA CSREES National Water Conference, St. Louis, MO, February 8 - 12. [PDF 260 KB]

2008

Tarboton, D. G., J. S. Horsburgh, T. L. Whiteaker, D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky (2008), Accessing and sharing data using the CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract C21A-0504. [PPTX 7.8 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. K. Stevens, D. G. Tarboton, N. O. Mesner, A. Spackman Jones (2008), Sensors, cyberinfrastructure, and examination of hydrologic and hydrochemical response in the Little Bear River Observatory Test Bed, Eos Trans. AGU, 89(53), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H43K-04. [PPTX 3.8 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, D. R. Maidment, and I. Zaslavsky (2008), Using the Observations Data Model in Hydrologic Information Systems, Presented at the CUAHSI Biennial Colloquium on Hydrologic Science and Engineering, Boulder, CO, July 14-16. [PPT 17.7 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., A. Spackman, D. K. Stevens, D. G. Tarboton, and N. O. Mesner (2008), Using GIS in Creating an End-to-End System for Publishing Environmental Observations Data, Presented at the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources V, San Mateo, CA, March 17-19. [PPT 6.3 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., J. S. Horsburgh, D. R. Maidment, and I. Zaslavsky (2008), Using an Observations Data Model in Hydrologic Information Systems, Presented at the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources V, San Mateo, CA, March 17-19.

Horsburgh, J. S., A. Spackman, D. K. Stevens, D. G. Tarboton, and N. O. Mesner (2008), An end-to-end system for publishing environmental observations data, Presented at the Utah State University Water Initiative Spring Runoff Conference, Logan, UT, March 31-April 1. [PPT 4.1 MB]

2007

Tarboton, D. G., J. S. Horsburgh, D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, M. Piasecki, and J. Goodall (2007), Developing a Community Hydrologic Information System, Presented at the Environmental Sensing Symposium, Boise State University, Boise, ID, October 25-26.

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, I. Zaslavsky, D. R. Maidment, and D. Valentine (2007), Deployment and Evaluation of an Observations Data Model, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H11K-05. [PPT 2.1 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S. and D. G. Tarboton (2007), Development of a Community Hydrologic Information System, Presented at the Utah State University Water Initiative Spring Runoff Conference, Utah State University, Logan, UT, April 5-6. [PPT 2.1 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., D. K. Stevens, J. S. Horsburgh, and N. O. Mesner (2007), Building towards a Hydrologic Observatory in the Great Salt Lake Basin, Presented at the Utah State University Water Initiative Spring Runoff Conference, Utah State University, Logan, UT, April 5-6.

Mesner, N. O., J. S. Horsburgh, D. K. Stevens, D. L. Sorenson, R. Ryel, and D. Jackson-Smith (2007), Comparison of Water Quality Monitoring Techniques: Detecting Change in a Variable Environment, Presented at the Bear River Symposium, Utah State University, Logan, UT, September 5-7.

Spackman, A., D. K. Stevens, D. G. Tarboton, N. O. Mesner, and J. S. Horsburgh, (2007), Surrogate measures for providing high frequency estimates of total suspended solids and phosphorus concentrations in the Little Bear River, Presented at the Bear River Symposium, Utah State University, Logan, UT, September 5-7.

2006

Stevens, D. K., D. G. Tarboton, J. S. Horsburgh, and N. O. Mesner (2006), Little Bear River Test-Bed: Tools for Environmental Observatory Design and Implementation, Eos Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H21F-1437. [PPT 47.6 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., J. S. Horsburgh, I. Zaslavsky, D. R. Maidment, D. Valentine, and B. Jennings (2006), A Community Data Model for Hydrologic Observations, Eos Trans. AGU, 87(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H21F-1431. [PPT 1.8 MB]

Stevens, D. K., J. S. Horsburgh, N. O. Mesner, T. Glover, A. Caplan, and A. Spackman (2006), Integrating Historical and Realtime Monitoring Data into an Internet Based Watershed Information System, Presented at the 2006 National Water Quality Monitoring Council National Monitoring Conference, San Jose, CA, May 7-11. [PPT 2.7 MB]

Stevens, D. K., J. S. Horsburgh, N. O. Mesner, D. Jackson-Smith, D. L. Sorenson, R. Ryel, (2006), A real-time water quality monitoring network for investigating the strengths and weaknesses of existing monitoring techniques, Presented at the 2006 National Water Quality Monitoring Council National Monitoring Conference, San Jose, CA, May 7-11.

Horsburgh, J. S., D. K. Stevens, and J. Goodall (2006), Time Series Analyst – An Internet Based Application for Analyzing Environmental Time Series, Presented at the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources IV, Houston, TX, May 8-10. [PPT 1.7 MB]

Tarboton, D. G., J. S. Horsburgh, D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, D. Valentine, and B. Jennings (2006), Testing a Community Data Model for Hydrologic Observations, Presented at the AWRA Spring Specialty Conference on GIS and Water Resources IV, Houston, TX, May 8-10. [PPT 1.7 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. K. Stevens, D. L. Sorenson, N. O. Mesner, D. Jackson-Smith, and R. Ryel (2006), Real time water quality monitoring for investigating the strengths and weaknesses of existing monitoring techniques, Presented at the Water Environment Association of Utah (WEAU) Conference, St. George, UT, March 2006. [PPT 1.7 MB]

2005

Ames, D. P. and J. S. Horsburgh (2005), A Slinky Space Streamflow Estimator for TMDLs: Time Series Analysis Meets Geostatistics, AWRA Annual Conference. Seattle, Washington, November 2005.

Horsburgh, J. S. (2005), An Internet Based Watershed Information System for the Bear River Basin, Presented at the Utah Nonpoint Source Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, September 27-29, 2005.

2004

Horsburgh, J. S. (2004), Development of an Internet Based Laboratory Watershed Information System for the Bear River Basin, Presented at the Utah State University Water Initiative Spring Runoff Conference, March 25-26, 2004.