Groundwater Optimization Handbook: Flow, Contaminant Transport, and Conjunctive Management (with Ineke M. Kalwij), Utah State University Faculty Monographs (2012)

Existing and impending water shortages argue for improving water quantity and quality management. Groundwater Optimization...


Optimizing national water allocation and distribution for sustainable water and energy, Journal of Water Science and Technology: Water Supply (2012)


Optimizing reservoir-stream-aquifer interactions for conjunctive use and hydropower production (with H. Fayad and A. Forghani), Advances in Civil Engineering (2012)

Strategic optimization for national water plan implementation (with A. Lueck and R. Hagan), International Water Resources Association Journal (2011)

Optimizing Safe Yield Policy Implementation (with B. Timani and R. Das), Water Resources Management (2010)


Contributions to Books

Optimization modeling for sustainable groundwater and conjunctive use policy development (with A. M. Bennett, A. W. Peralta, R. N. Shulstad, P. J. Killian, and K. Asghari), Water Resources Sustainability (2006)

Demonstrations in remediation, Modeling and Management of Emerging Environmental Issues (2001)

DoD view of optimization (with M. Ierardi and J. Santillan), Modeling and Management of Emerging Environmental Issues (2001)


Computing optimal pumping strategies for groundwater contaminant plume remediation (with A. H. Aly), Handbook of Environmental Science, Health and Technology (2000)

Reconnaissance optimal sustainable groundwater pumping strategies for the lower Ghaggar basin (with A. Kumar, R. Shyam, and N. K. Tyagi), Water and the Environment: Innovative Issues in Irrigation and Drainage (1998)


An improved and efficient surrogate simulator for groundwater S/O models (with B. Timani), CEE Faculty Publications (2012)

ASR system optimization (with A. Forghani), CEE Faculty Publications (2012)

Groundwater flow and sulfate transport modeling in an Andean river valley (with B. Timani), CEE Faculty Publications (2012)

Groundwater system optimization (with I. Kalwij), CEE Faculty Publications (2012)

Natural contaminant modeling with sparse data (with B. Timani), CEE Faculty Publications (2012)


Groundwater Flow and Sulfate Transport Modeling in an Andean River Valley, Spring Runoff Conference (2012)

Developing a pilot groundwater contaminant transport model involved intensive data and simulation model evaluation, and...


Identifying Candidate Geothermal Well Locations Near Volcanoes, Spring Runoff Conference (2012)

Developing electrical power from geothermal energy Utah State Universityally requires using wells to convey hot...


Economic impacts of groundwater drawdown in Jordan (with D. Rosenberg), CEE Faculty Publications (2012)

Groundwater contamination transport modeling in Andean river aquifer in Peru (with Bassel Timani), Spring Runoff Conference (2011)

Note, this revised abstract replaces one entitles Groundwater contamination transport modeling in coastal Peru. Pacific...