Publications

A selection of research results

2016

Jones, A. S., Horsburgh, J. S., Jackson-Smith, D., Ramirez, M., Flint, C. G., Caraballo, J. (2016). A web-based, interactive visualization tool for social environmental survey data, Environmental Modelling & Software, 84, 412-426,http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.07.013

Horsburgh, J. S., Aufdenkampe, A. K., Mayorga, E., Lehnert, K. A., Hsu, L., Song, L., Spackman Jones, A., Damiano, S. G., Tarboton, D. G., Valentine, D., Zaslavsky, I., Whitenack, T. (2016). Observations Data Model 2: A community information model for spatially discrete Earth observations, Environmental Modelling & Software, 79, 55-74, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.01.010


2015

Horsburgh, J. S., Morsy, M. M., Castronova, A., Goodall, J. L., Gan, T., Yi, H., Stealey, M. J., and D.G. Tarboton (2015). HydroShare: Sharing diverse hydrologic data types and models as social objects within a Hydrologic Information System, Journal Of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA), http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/1752-1688.12363.

Buahin, C. A. and J.S. Horsburgh (2015). Evaluating the simulation times and mass balance errors of component-based models: An application of OpenMI 2.0 to an urban stormwater system, Environmental Modelling & Software, 72, 92-109, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2015.07.003.

Jones, A.S., J. S. Horsburgh, S.L. Reeder, M. Ramirez, J. Caraballo (2015). A data management and publication workflow for a large-scale, heterogeneous sensor network, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 187:348, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10661-015-4594-3.

Horsburgh, J. S., S. L. Reeder, A. Spackman Jones, J. Meline (2015). Open source software for visualization and quality control of continuous hydrologic and water quality sensor data, Environmental Modelling & Software, 70, 32-44, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2015.04.002.

Hale, R. L., A. Armstrong, M. A. Baker, S. Bedingfield, D. Betts, C. Buahin, M. Buchert, T. Crowl, R. R. Dupont, J. R. Ehleringer, J. Endter-Wada, C. Flint, J. Grant, S. Hinners, J. S. Horsburgh, D. Jackson-Smith, A. S. Jones, C. Licon, S. E. Null, A. Odame, D. E. Pataki, D. Rosenberg, M. Runberg, P. Stoker, and C. Strong (2015), iSAW: Integrating structure, actors, and water to study socio-hydro-ecological systems, Earth’s Future, 3, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2014EF000295.


2014

Horsburgh, J. S., and S. Reeder (2014), Data visualization and analysis within a Hydrologic Information System: Integrating with the R statistical computing environment, Environmental Modelling & Software, 52, 51-61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2013.10.016.

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, R. P. Hooper, and I. Zaslavsky (2014). Managing a community shared vocabulary for hydrologic observations, Environmental Modelling & Software, 52, 62-73, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2013.10.012.


2013

Burian, S. J., J. S. Horsburgh, D. E. Rosenberg, D. P. Ames, L. C. Hunter, and C. Strong (2013), Using interactive video conferencing for multi-institution, team-teaching, In: Proceedings American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference Proceedings, 23-26 June, Atlanta, GA. http://www.asee.org/public/conferences/20/papers/6973/view


2012

Spackman Jones, A., J.S. Horsburgh, N.O. Mesner, R.J. Ryel, D.K. Stevens (2012), Influence of sampling frequency on estimation of annual total phosphorus and total suspended solids loads, Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 48(6), 1258-1275, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1752-1688.2012.00684.x.

Ames, D. P., J. S. Horsburgh, Y. Cao, J. Kadlec, T. Whiteaker, and D. Valentine (2012), HydroDesktop: Web services-based software for hydrologic data discovery, download, visualization, and analysis, Environmental Modelling & Software, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2012.03.013.

Meals, D.W, Mesner, N., Jackson-Smith, D., Stevens, D., Horsburgh, J., Sorensen, D., Luloff, A.E., and D.L. Osmond (2012), Little Bear River Watershed, Utah: National Institute of Food and Agriculture-Conservation Effects Assessment Project, Chapter 21 in: How to Build Better Agricultural Conservation Programs to Protect Water Quality: The National Institute of Food and Agriculture-Conservation Effects Assessment Project Experience, Edited by D.L. Osmond, D.W. Meals, D.LK. Hoag, and M. Arabi, Soil and Water Conservation Society, Ankeny, IA, 387 pp. [PDF 2.8 MB]

Taurob, S., Pouchard, L. C., Noy, N., Horsburgh, J. S., Palanisamy, G., (2012), ONEMercury: Towards Automatic Annotation of Environmental Science Metadata, 2nd International Workshop on Linked Science 2012—Tackling Big Data (LISC2012) - LinkedScience.org, http://linkedscience.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/lisc2012_submission_5.pdf.

Pellerin, B. A., Bergamaschi, B. A., Horsburgh, J. S., (2012), In Situ Optical Water-Quality Sensor Networks - Workshop Summary Report, United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 2012–1044, http://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2012/1044.


2011

Spackman Jones, A., D. K. Stevens, J. S. Horsburgh, and N. O. Mesner (2011), Surrogate measures for providing high frequency estimates of total suspended solids and total phosphorus concentrations, Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 47(2), 239-253, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1752-1688.2010.00505.x.

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, D. R. Maidment, and I. Zaslavsky (2011), Components of an integrated environmental observatory information system, Computers & Geosciences, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cageo.2010.07.003.

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, in Proceedings of the Environmental Information Management Conference, Santa Barbara, CA, 28-29 September. [PDF 1.2 MB]


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. [PDF 1.3 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., A. Spackman Jones, D. G. Tarboton, D. K. Stevens, N. O. Mesner (2010), A sensor network for high frequency estimation of water quality constituent fluxes using surrogates, Environmental Modelling & Software, 25, 1031-1044, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2009.10.012.

Jackson-Smith, D. B., M. Halling, E. de la Hoz, J. P. McEvoy, and J. S. Horsburgh (2010), Measuring conservation program BMP implementation and maintenance at the watershed scale, Journal of Soil and Water Conservation, 65(6), 413-423, http://dx.doi.org/10.2489/jswc.65.6.413.

Piasecki, M., D. Ames, J. Goodall, R. Hooper, J.S. Horsburgh, D. Maidment, D. Tarboton, and I. Zaslavsky (2010), Development of an Information System for the Hydrologic Community, in Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Hydroinformatics HIC 2010, Tianjin, China, September 7-11. [PDF 0.5 MB]


2009

Ames, D. P., J. S. Horsburgh, J. Goodall, D. G. Tarboton, T. Whiteaker, and D. R. Maidment (2009), Introducing the open source CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System desktop application (HIS Desktop), in Anderssen, R. S., R. D. Braddock, and L.T.H. Newham (eds) 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand and International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, July 2009, pp. 4353-4359, ISBN: 978-0-9758400-7-8. [PDF 0.9 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, in Anderssen, R. S., R. D. Braddock, and L.T.H. Newham (eds) 18th World IMACS Congress and MODSIM09 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Modelling and Simulation Society of Australia and New Zealand and International Association for Mathematics and Computers in Simulation, July 2009, pp. 988-994, ISBN: 978-0-9758400-7-8. [PDF 0.6 MB]

Neilson, B. T., C. Bandaragoda, M.E. Baker, J. S. Horsburgh, D. K. Stevens (2009), Watershed modeling for water quality trading, in Proceedings of the AWRA Summer Specialty Conference on Adaptive Management, Snowbird, UT, June 29 - July 1. [PDF 0.2 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, M. Piasecki, D. R. Maidment, I. Zaslavsky, D. Valentine, and T. Whitenack (2009), An integrated system for publishing environmental observations data, Environmental Modeling and Software, 24, 879-888, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2009.01.002.


2008

Horsburgh, J. S. (2008), Hydrologic Information Systems: Advancing Cyberinfrastructure for Environmental Observatories, Ph.D. Dissertation, Utah State University, Logan, UT. [PDF 8.0 MB]

Horsburgh, J. S., D. G. Tarboton, D. R. Maidment, and I. Zaslavsky (2008), A relational model for environmental and water resources data, Water Resources Research, 44, W05406, http://dx.doi.org/10.1029/2007WR006392.

Goodall, J. L., J. S. Horsburgh, T. L. Whiteaker, D. R. Maidment, and I. Zaslavsky (2008), A first approach to web services for the National Water Information System, Environmental Modelling & Software, 23(4), 404-411, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envsoft.2007.01.005.


2006

Maidment, D. R., Zaslavsky, I. and J. S. Horsburgh (2006), Hydrologic data access using web services, Southwest Hydrology, 5(3). [PDF 0.5 MB]


2005

Neilson, B. T., Stevens, D. K., and J. S. Horsburgh (2005), TMDL development approaches, In: Total Maximum Daily Load: Approaches and Challenges, Edited by Tamim Younos, PenWell Corporation, Tulsa, OK.