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  1. Sanders, B.F., Katopodes, N.D. and Boyd, J.P., Spectral Modeling of Nonlinear Dispersive Waves, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 124(1), 2-12, 1998. LINK

  2. Katopodes, N.D., Sanders, B.F., and Boyd, J.P., Short Wave Behavior of Long Wave Equations, ASCE Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering, 124(5), 238-247, 1998. LINK

  3. Sanders, B.F. and Katopodes, N.D., Control of Canal Flow by Adjoint Sensitivity Method, ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, 125(5), 287-297, 1999. LINK

  4. Sanders, B.F. and Katopodes, N.D., Active Flood Hazard Mitigation, Part 1: Bidirectional Wave Control, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 125(10) 1057-1070, 1999. LINK

  5. Sanders, B.F. and Katopodes, N.D., Active Flood Hazard Mitigation, Part 2: Omnidirectional Wave Control, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 125(10), 1071-1083, 1999. LINK

  6. Sanders, B.F. and Katopodes, N.D., Sensitivity Analysis of Shallow-Water Flow by Adjoint Method, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics. 126(9), 909-919, 2000. LINK

  7. Sanders, B.F., High-Resolution and Non-Oscillatory Solution of the St. Venant Equations in Non-Rectangular and Non-prismatic Channels, Journal of Hydraulic Research. 39(3), 321-330, 2001. PDF

  8. Jaffe, D.A. and Sanders, B.F., Engineered Levee Breaches for Flood Mitigation, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering.127(6), 471-477, 2001. LINK

  9. Sanders, B.F., Green, C.L., Chu A.K., and Grant S.B. Modeling Tidal Transport of Urban Runoff in Channels Using the Finite Volume Method, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering.127(10), 795-804, 2001. LINK

  10. S. B. Grant, B. F. Sanders, A. B. Boehm, J. A. Redman, J. H. Kim, R. D. Mre, A. K. Chu, M. Gouldin, C. D. McGee, N. A. Gardiner, B. H. Jones, J. Svejkovsky, G. V. Leipzig, and A. Brown, Generation of Enterococci Bacteria in a Coastal Saltwater Marsh and Its Impact on Surf Zone Water Quality , Environmental Science and Technology, 35(12) 2401-2406, 2001. PDF

  11. Sanders, B.F. and Piasecki, M., Mitigation of Salinity Intrusion in Well-Mixed Estuaries by Optimization of Freshwater Diversion Rates, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 128(1), 64-77, 2002. LINK

  12. Piasecki, M. and Sanders, B.F., Optimization of Multiple Freshwater Diversions in Well-Mixed Estuaries, ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. 128(1), pp. 74-84, 2002. LINK

  13. Sanders, B.F., Non-Reflecting Boundary Flux Function for Finite Volume Shallow-Water Models, Advances in Water Resources. 25, 195-202, 2002. PDF

  14. Sanders, B.F. and Bradford, S.F., High-Resolution, Monotone Solution of the Adjoint Shallow-Water Equations, International Journal of Numerical Methods in Fluids. 38, 139-161, 2002. LINK

  15. Bradford, S.F. and Sanders, B.F., Finite-Volume Model for Shallow-Water Flooding of Arbitrary Topography, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 128(3), 289-298, 2002. LINK

  16. Boehm, A.B., Sanders, B.F., and Winant, C.D., Cross-Shelf Transport at Huntington Beach. Implications for the Fate of Sewage Discharged through an Offshore Ocean Outfall, Environmental Science and Technology, (36) 1899-1906, 2002. PDF

  17. Bradford, S.F. and Sanders, B.F., Finite-Volume Models for Unidirectional, Nonlinear, Dispersive Waves, ASCE Journal of Waterway, Port, Coastal, and Ocean Engineering. 128(4), 173-182, 2002. PDF

  18. Chu, A.K. and Sanders, B.F., Data Requirements for Load Estimation in Well-Mixed Tidal Channels, ASCE Journal of Environmental Engineering, 129(8), 765-773, 2003. LINK

  19. Sanders, B.F., Jaffe, D.A., and Chu, A.K. Discretization of Integral Equations Describing Flow in Non-Prismatic Channels with Uneven Beds, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 129(3), 235-244, 2003. LINK

  20. Arega, F. and Sanders, B.F. Dispersion Model for Tidal Wetlands, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 130(8),739-754, 2004. LINK AVI AVI

  21. Reeves, R.L., Grant, S.B., Mrse, R.D., Copil-Oancea, C.M., Sanders, B.F., and Boehm, A.B. Scaling and Management of Fecal Indicator Bacteria in Runoff from a Coastal Urban Watershed in Southern California, Environmental Science and Technology, 38(9), 2637-2648, 2004. PDF

  22. Kim, J.H., Grant, S.B., McGee, C.D., Sanders, B.F., and Largier, J.L. Locating Sources of Surf Zone Pollution: A Mass Budget Analysis of Fecal Indicator Bacteria at Huntington Beach, California, Environmental Science and Technology, 38(9) pp 2626-2636, 2004. PDF

  23. Sanders, B.F. and Chrysikopoulos, C.V. Longitudinal Interpolation of Parameters Characterizing Channel Geometry by Piece-wise Polynomial and Universal Kriging Methods: Effect on Flow Modeling, Advances in Water Resources, 27, 1061-1073, 2004. HTML

  24. Sanders, B.F., Arega, F. and Sutula, M. Modeling the dry-weather tidal cycling of fecal indicator bacteria in surface waters of an intertidal wetland, Water Research, 39, 3394-3408, 2005. LINK

  25. Bradford, S.F. and Sanders, B.F. Performance of High-Resolution, Non-Level Bed, Shallow-Water Models, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 131(10), 1073-1081, 2005. LINK

  26. Sanders, B.F. and Bradford, S.F. Impact of Limiters on Accuracy of High-Resolution Flow and Transport Models, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 132(1), 87-98, 2006. LINK

  27. Begnudelli, L. and Sanders, B.F. Unstructured Grid Finite Volume Algorithm for Shallow-water Flow and Transport with Wetting and Drying, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 132(4), 371-384, 2006. PDF

  28. Pau, J.C. and Sanders, B.F. Performance of Parallel Implementations of an Explicit Finite-Volume Shallow-Water Model, ASCE Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering, 20(2), 99-110, 2006. LINK

  29. Sanders, B.F., Pau, J., and Jaffe, D.A. Passive and active control of diversions to an off-line reservoir for flood stage reduction, Advances in Water Resources, 29(6), 861-871, 2006. HTML

  30. Jeong, Y., Sanders, B.F. and Grant, S.B. The information content of high frequency environmental monitoring data signals pollution events in the coastal ocean, Environmental Science and Technology, 40(20), 6215-6220, 2006. PDF

  31. Begnudelli, L. and Sanders, B.F. Conservative Wetting and Drying Methodology for Quadrilateral Grid Finite Volume Models, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 133(3), 312-322, 2007. LINK

  32. Sanders, B.F., Evaluation of on-line DEMs for flood inundation modeling, Advances in Water Resources, 30(8) 1831-1843, 2007. HTML

  33. Begnudelli, L. and Sanders, B.F. Simulation of the St. Francis Dam-Break Flood, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 133(11), 1200-1212, 2007. LINK WMV WMV

  34. Begnudelli, L., Sanders, B.F. and Bradford, S.F. Adaptive Godunov-based model for flood simulation, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 134(6), 714-725 2008. PDF BreZo Code

  35. Sanders, B.F. Integration of a shallow-water model with a local time step, Journal of Hydraulic Research, 46(4), 466-475, 2008. LINK Matlab Code

  36. Jeong, Y., Sanders, B.F., McLaughlin, K. and Grant, S.B. Treatment of dry weater urban runoff in tidal saltwater marshes: a longitudinal study of the Talbert Marsh in Southern California, Environmental Science and Technology, 42(10), 3609-3614, 2008. PDF

  37. Schubert, J.E., Sanders, B.F., Smith, M.J. and Wright, N.G. Unstructured mesh generation and landcover-based resistance for hydrodynamic modeling of urban flooding, Advances in Water Resources, 31, 1603-1621, 2008. HTML AVI

  38. Sanders, B.F., Schubert, J.E. and Gallegos, H.A. Integral formulation of shallow-water equations with anisotropic porosity for urban flood modeling, Journal of Hydrology, 362, 19-38, 2008. HTML AVI

  39. Gallegos, H.A. Schubert, J.E. and Sanders, B.F. Two-dimensional, high-resolution modeling of urban dam-break flooding: a case study of Baldwin Hills, California, Advances in Water Resources, 32, 1323-1335, 2009. HTML AVI

  40. Begnudelli, L., Valiani, A. and Sanders, B.F. A balanced treatment of secondary currents, turbulence and dispersion in a depth-integrated hydrodynamic and bed deformation model for channel bends, Advances in Water Resources, 33(1), 17-33, 2010. HTML

  41. Howes, D.J., Burt, C.M. and Sanders, B.F. Subcritical contraction for improved open-channel flow measurement accuracy with an upward-looking ADVM, ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, 136(9), 617-626, 2010. LINK

  42. Sanders, B.F., Schubert, J.E. and Detwiler, R.L. ParBreZo: A parallel, unstructured grid, Godunov-type, shallow-water code for high-resolution flood inundation modeling at the regional scale, Advances in Water Resources, 33, 1456-1467, 2010. HTML

  43. Grant, S.B. and Sanders, B.F.. Beach boundary layer: a framework for addressing recreational water quality impairment at enclosed beaches, Environmental Science and Technology, 44, 8804-8813, 2010. PDF

  44. Sanders, B.F. and Bradford, S.F. A network implementation of the two-component pressure approach for transient flow in storm sewers, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 137(2), 158-172, 2011. LINK

  45. Gallien, T.W., Schubert, J.E. and Sanders, B.F.. Predicting Tidal Flooding of Urbanized Embayments: A Modeling Framework and Data Requirements, Coastal Engineering, 58(6), 567-577, 2011. HTML

  46. Shin, H.-M., Vieira, V.M., Ryan, B.P., Detwiler, R. Sanders, B., Steenland, K. and Bartell, S.M. Environmental fate and transport modeling for perfluorooctanoic acid emitted from the Washington Works facility in West Virginia, Environmental Science and Technology, 45, 1435-144, 2011. HTML

  47. Howes, D.J. and Sanders, B.F. Velocity contour weighting method. I: Algorithm development and laboratory testing, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 137(11), 1359-1367, 2011. LINK

  48. Howes, D.J. and Sanders, B.F. Velocity contour weighting method. II: Evaluation in trapezoidal channels and roughness sensitivity, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 137(11), 1368-1374, 2011. LINK

  49. Wu, WM; Altinakar, MS; Al-Riffai, M; Bergman, N; Bradford, SF; Cao, ZX; Chen, QJ; Constantinescu, SG; Duan, JG; Gee, DM; Greimann, B; Hanson, G; He, ZG; Hegedus, P; van Hoestenberghe, T; Huddleston, D; Hughes, SA; Imran, J; Jia, YF; Jorgeson, JD; Kahawita, R; Klumpp, CC; Lai, Y; Langendoen, EJ; Liu, SEL; Moreda, F; Morris, M; Morvan, H; Orendorff, B; Pak, J; Peeters, P; Reed, S; Sanders, BF; Scott, SH; Soares-Frazao, S; Song, CR; Sutherland, J; Teal, MJ; Tsubaki, R; Wahl, TL; Weston, DM; Williams, DT; Zech, Y; Zhang, LM Earthen embankment breaching, ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 137(11), 1549-1564, 2011. LINK

  50. Schubert, J.E. and Sanders, B.F. Building treatments for urban flood inundation models and implications for predictive skill and modeling efficiency, Advances in Water Resources, 41, 49-64, 2012. HTML

  51. Gallegos, H.A., Schubert, J.E. and Sanders, B.F. Structural damage prediction in a high-velocity urban dam-break flood: a field-scale assessment of predictive skill, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, 138(10), 1249-1262, 2012. HTML

  52. Grant, S.B., Saphores, J.D., Feldman, D.L., Hamilton, A.J, Fletcher, T.D., Cool, P.M.L., Stewardson, M., Sanders, B.F. , Levin, L.A., Ambrose, R.F., Deletic, A., Brown, R., Jiang, S.C., Rosso, D., Cooper, W.J., Marusic, I. Taking the "Waste" out of "Wastewater" for human water security and ecosystem sustainability, Science, 337(6095), 681-686, 2012. HTML

  53. Kim, B.H., Sanders, B.F., Han, K.Y., Kim, Y.J. and Famiglietti, J.S. Calibration of SWMM using flood extent data, Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Water Management, 167(1), 17-29, 2013. HTML

  54. Gallien, T.W., Barnard, P.L., van Ormondt, M., Foxgrover, A. and Sanders, B.F. A parcel-scale coastal flood forecasting prototype for a southern California urbanized embayment, Journal of Coastal Research, 29(3), 642-656, 2013. HTML

  55. Majd, M.S. and Sanders, B.F. The LHLLC Scheme for two-layer and two-phase transcritical flows, Advances in Water Resources, 67, 16-31, 2014. HTML

  56. Aghakouchak, A., Feldman, D.L., Stewardson, M.J, Saphores, J.D., Grant, S.B., Sanders, B.F. Australia's drought: Lessons for California, Science, 343(6187), 1430-1431, 2014. HTML

  57. Kim, B.H., Sanders, B.F., Schubert, J.E., and Famiglietti, J.S. Mesh type tradeoffs in 2D hydrodynamic modeling of flooding with a Godunov-based flow solver, Advances in Water Resources, 68, 42-61, 2014. HTML

  58. Gallien, T.W. Sanders, B.F. and Flick, R.L. Urban coastal flood prediction: Integrating wave overtopping, flood defenses and drainage, Coastal Engineering, 91(3), 18-28, 2014. HTML

  59. Rippy, M.A., Stein, R., Sanders, B.F., Davis, K., McLaughlin, K., Skinner, J.F., Kappeler, J. and Grant, S.B. Small drains, big problems: the impact of dry weather runoff on shoreline water quality at enclosed beaches, Environmental Science and Technology, 48(24), 14168-14177, 2014. HTML

  60. Schubert, J.E., Gallien T.W., Majd, M.S. and Sanders, B.F. Terrestrial laser scanning of anthropogenic beach berm erosion, Journal of Coastal Research, 31(1), 47-60, 2015. HTML Berm Erosion Video

  61. Yavari-Ramshe, S.Y., Ataie-Ashtiani, B. and Sanders, B.F. A robust finite volume model to simulate granular flows, Computers and Geotechnics, 66, 96-112, 2015. HTML

  62. Kim, B., Sanders, B.F., Famiglietti, J.S., Guinot, V. Urban flood modeling with porous shallow-water equations: a case study of model errors in the presence of anisotropic porosity, Journal of Hydrology, 523, 680-692, 2015. HTML

  63. Burns, M.J., Schubert, J.E., Fletcher, T.J. and Sanders, B.F. Testing the impact of at-source stormwater management on urban flooding through a coupling of network and overland flow models, WIRES-Water, 2(4), 291-300, 2015. HTML

  64. Luke, A., Kaplan, B., Neal, J., Lant, J., Sanders, B., Bates, P. and Alsdorf D. Hydraulic modeling of the 2011 New Madrid Floodway activation: a case study on floodway activation controls, Natural Hazards, 77(3), 1863-1887, 2015. HTML

  65. Askarizadeh, A., Rippy, M.A., Fletcher, T.D., Feldman, D.L., Peng, J., Bowler, P., Mehring, A.S., Winfrey, B.K., Vrugt, J.A., AghaKouchak, A, Jiang, S.C., Sanders, B.F., Levin, L.A., Taylor, S., and Grant, S.B. From rain tanks to catchments: Use of low-impact development to address hydrologic symptoms of the urban stream syndrome, Environmental Science and Technology, 49, 11264-11280, 2015. HTML

  66. Nguyen, P., Thortensen, A., Sorooshian, S., Hsu, K., AghaKouchak, A., Sanders, B., Koren, V., Cui, Z., and Smith, M. A high resolution coupled hydrologic-hydraulic model (HiResFlood-UCI) for flash flood modeling, Journal of Hydrology, 541 (Part A), 401-420, 2015. HTML

  67. Moftakhari, H.R., AghaKouchak, A. Sanders, B.F., Feldman, D.L., Sweet, W., Matthew, R.A., and Luke, A. Increased nuisance flooding along coasts of the United States due to sea level rise: Past and future, Geophysical Research Letters, 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL066072, 2015. HTML

  68. Schubert, J., Monsen, W. Sanders, B. Metric-Resolution 2D River Modeling at the Macroscale: Computational Methods and Applications in a Braided River, Frontiers in Earth Science-Hydrosphere, 3(74), doi: 10.3389/feart.2015.00074, 2015. HTML

  69. Kim, B. and Sanders, B.F. Dam-Break Flood Model Uncertainty Assessment: A Case Study of Extreme Flooding with Multiple Dam Failures in Gangneung, South Korea. ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 142(5): 05016002, 2016. HTML

  70. Feldman, D., Contreras, S., Karlin, B., Basolo, V., Matthew, R., Sanders, B.F., Houston, D., Cheung, W., Goodrich, K., Reyes, A., Serrano, K., Schubert, J., and Luke A. Communicating flood risk: Looking back and forward at traditional and social media outlets. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 15: 43-51, 2016. HTML

  71. Durand, M., Gleason, C.J., Garambois, P.A., BJerklie, D., Smith, L.C., Roux, H., Rodriguez, E., Bates, P.D., Pavelsky, T.M., Monnier, J., Chen, X., Di Baldassarre, G., Fiset, J.-M., Flipo, N., Frasson, R.P.M., Fulton, J., Goutal, N., Hossain, F, Humphries, E., Minear, J.T., Mukolwe, M.M., Neal, J.C., Sanders, B.F., Schumann, G., Schubert, J.E, and Vilman, L. An intercomparison of remote sensing river discharge estimation algorithms from measurements of river height, width, and slope. Water Resources Research, 52, 4527-4549, 2016. HTML

  72. Cheung, W., Houston, D., Schubert, J.E., Basolo, V., Feldman, D., Matthew, R., Sanders, B.F., Karlin, B., Goodrich, K.A., Contreras, S.L., and Luke, A. Integrating resident digital sketch maps with expert knowledge to assess spatial knowledge of flood risk: A case study of participatory mapping in Newport Beach, California. Applied Geography, 74: 56-64, 2016. HTML