James E. Saiers

Clifton R. Musser Professor of Hydrology

James E. Saiers is on leave.
2017-2018 Academic Year

 
Publications (BETA)

This is a PARTIAL listing of recent publications, and it will continue to grow as we populate our publications database.

2017

  • Journal Article
    Maloney, K. O., S. Baruch-Mordo, L. A. Patterson, J. P. Nicot, S. A. Entrekin, J. E. Fargione, J. M. Kiesecker, K. E. Konschnik, J. N. Ryan, A. M. Trainor, J. E. Saiers, and H. J. Wiseman. “Unconventional oil and gas spills: Materials, volumes, and risks to surface waters in four states of the U.S.” Science of the Total Environment 581-582 (2017): 369-377. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.12.142
  • Journal Article
    Patterson, L. A., K. E. Konschnik, H. Wiseman, J. Fargione, K. O. Maloney, J. Kiesecker, J.-P. Nicot, S. Baruch-Mordo, S. Entrekin, A. Trainor, and J. E. Saiers. “Unconventional Oil and Gas Spills: Risks, Mitigation Priorities, and State Reporting Requirements.” Environmental Science & Technology 51.5 (2017): 2563-2573. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b05749
  • Journal Article
    Aloysius, N. and J. Saiers. “Simulated hydrologic response to projected changes in precipitation and temperature in the Congo River basin.” Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 21.8 (2017): 4115-4130. DOI: 10.5194/hess-21-4115-2017
  • 2016

  • Journal Article
    Wilson, H. F., P. A. Raymond, J. E. Saiers, W. V. Sobczak and N. Xu. “Increases in humic and bioavailable dissolved organic matter in a forested New England headwater stream with increasing discharge.” Marine and Freshwater Research 67.9 (2016): 1279-1292. DOI: 10.1071/mf15286
  • Journal Article
    Mohanty, S. K., J. E. Saiers, and J. N. Ryan. “Colloid Mobilization in a Fractured Soil: Effect of Pore-Water Exchange between Preferential Flow Paths and Soil Matrix.” Environmental Science & Technology 50.5 (2016): 2310-2317. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b04767
  • Journal Article
    Aloysius, N. R., J. Sheffield, J. E. Saiers, H. Li, and E. F. Wood. “Evaluation of historical and future simulations of precipitation and temperature in central Africa from CMIP5 climate models.” Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres 121.1 (2016): 130-152. DOI: 10.1002/2015jd023656
  • Journal Article
    Raymond, P. A., J. E. Saiers and W. V. Sobczak. “Hydrological and biogeochemical controls on watershed dissolved organic matter transport: pulse-shunt concept.” Ecology 97.1 (2016): 5-16. DOI: 10.1890/14-1684.1
  • Journal Article
    Bouda, M., J. S. Caplan and J. E. Saiers. “Box-Counting Dimension Revisited: Presenting an Efficient Method of Minimizing Quantization Error and an Assessment of the Self-Similarity of Structural Root Systems.” Frontiers in Plant Science 7 (2016): 149-149. DOI: 10.3389/fpls.2016.00149
  • Journal Article
    Tellman, B., J. E. Saiers, and O. A. R. Cruz. “Quantifying the impacts of land use change on flooding in data-poor watersheds in El Salvador with community-based model calibration.” Regional Environmental Change 16.4 (2016): 1183-1196. DOI: 10.1007/s10113-015-0841-y
  • 2015

  • Journal Article
    Cheng, T. and J. E. Saiers. “Effects of dissolved organic matter on the co-transport of mineral colloids and sorptive contaminants.” Journal of Contaminant Hydrology 177 (2015): 148-157. DOI: 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2015.04.005
  • Journal Article
    Shih, J.-S., J. E. Saiers, S. C. Anisfeld, Z. Y. Chu, L. A. Muehlenbachs and S. M. M. Olmstead. “Characterization and Analysis of Liquid Waste from Marcellus Shale Gas Development.” Environmental Science & Technology 49.16 (2015): 9557-9565. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b01780
  • Journal Article
    Mohanty, S. K., J. E. Saiers, and J. N. Ryan. “Colloid Mobilization in a Fractured Soil during Dry-Wet Cycles: Role of Drying Duration and Flow Path Permeability.” Environmental Science & Technology 49.15 (2015): 9100-9106. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b00889
  • Journal Article
    Barth-Naftilan, E., N. Aloysius, and J. E. Saiers. “Spatial and temporal trends in freshwater appropriation for natural gas development in Pennsylvania's Marcellus Shale Play.” Geophysical Research Letters 42.15 (2015): 6348-6356. DOI: 10.1002/2015GL065240
  • Book Chapter
    Barth-Naftilan, E. and J. E. Saiers. “Unconventional Fossil Fuel Reservoirs and Water Resources.” Treatise on Geophysics. 2nd Edition, Ed. G. Schubert Amsterdam: Elsevier, 2015. 557-570. DOI: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53802-4.00202-5
  • 2014

  • Journal Article
    Mohanty, S.K., J. E. Saiers, and J. N. Ryan. “Colloid-Facilitated Mobilization of Metals by Freeze-Thaw Cycles.” Environmental Science & Technology 48.2 (2014): 977-984. DOI: 10.1021/es403698u
  • 2013

  • Journal Article
    Wilson, H. F., J. E. Saiers, P. A. Raymond, and W. V. Sobczak. “Hydrologic Drivers and Seasonality of Dissolved Organic Carbon Concentration, Nitrogen Content, Bioavailability, and Export in a Forested New England Stream.” Ecosystems 16.4 (2013): 604-616. DOI: 10.1007/s10021-013-9635-6
  • Journal Article
    Xu, N., H. F. Wilson, J. E. Saiers, and M. Entz. “Effects of Crop Rotation and Management System on Water-Extractable Organic Matter Concentration, Structure, and Bioavailability in a Chernozemic Agricultural Soil.” Journal of Environmental Quality 42.1 (2013): 179-190. DOI: 10.2134/jeq2012.0126
  • Journal Article
    Yang, Y., J. E. Saiers, and M. O. Barnett. “Impact of Interactions between Natural Organic Matter and Metal Oxides on the Desorption Kinetics of Uranium from Heterogeneous Colloidal Suspensions.” Environmental Sciences & Technology 47.6 (2013): 2661-2669. DOI: 10.1021/es304013r
  • 2012

  • Journal Article
    Xu, N., J. E. Saiers, H. F. Wilson, and P. A. Raymond. “Simulating streamflow and dissolved organic matter export from a forested watershed.” Water Resources Research 48 (2012): W05519. DOI: 10.1029/2011wr011423
  • Journal Article
    Raymond, P. A., M. B. David, and J. E. Saiers. “The impact of fertilization and hydrology on nitrate fluxes from Mississippi watersheds.” Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability 4.2 (2012): 212-218. DOI: 10.1016/j.cosust.2012.04.001
  • Journal Article
    Yang, Y., J. E. Saiers, N. Xu, S. G. Minasian, T. Tyliszczak, S. A. Kozimor, D. K. Shuh, and M. O. Barnett. “Impact of Natural Organic Matter on Uranium Transport through Saturated Geologic Materials: From Molecular to Column Scale.” Environmental Science & Technology 46.11 (2012): 5931-5938. DOI: 10.1021/es300155j
  • Journal Article
    Karwan, D. K. and J. E. Saiers. “Hyporheic exchange and streambed filtration of suspended particles.” Water Resources Research 48.1 (2012): W01519. DOI: 10.1029/2011WR011173
  • 2011

  • Journal Article
    Jardine, P. M., T. L. Mehlhorn, W. B. Bailey, S. C. Brooks, S. Fendorf, R. W. Gentry, T. J. Phelps, and J. E. Saiers. “Geochemical Processes Governing the Fate and Transport of Chromium(III) and Chromium(VI) in Soils.” Vadose Zone Journal 10.3 (2011): 1058-1070. DOI: 10.2136/vzj2010.0102
  • 2010

  • Journal Article
    Raymond, P. A. and J. E. Saiers. “Event controlled DOC export from forested watersheds.” Biogeochemistry 100.1-3 (2010): 197-209. DOI: 10.1007/s10533-010-9416-7
  • Journal Article
    Cheng, T. and J. E. Saiers. “Colloid-Facilitated Transport of Cesium in Vadose-Zone sediments: The Importance of Flow Transients.” Environmental Science & Technology 44.19 (2010): 7443-7449. DOI: 10.1021/es100391j
  • Journal Article
    Xu, N. and J. E. Saiers. “Temperature and Hydrologic Controls on Dissolved Organic Matter Mobilization and Transport within a Forest Topsoil.” Environmental Science & Technology 44.14 (2010): 5423-5429. DOI: 10.1021/es1002296
  • 2009

  • Journal Article
    Karwan, D. L. and J. E. Saiers. “Influences of seasonal flow regime on the fate and transport of fine particles and a dissolved solute in a New England Stream.” Water Resources Research 45.11 (2009): W11423. DOI: 10.1029/2009WR008077
  • Journal Article
    Xu, S. and J. E. Saiers. “Colloid straining within water-saturated porous media: Effects of colloid-size nonuniformity.” Water Resources Research 45.5 (2009): W05501. DOI: 10.1029/2008WR007258
  • Journal Article
    Cheng, T. and J. E. Saiers. “Mobilization and transport of in situ colloids during drainage and imbibition of partially saturated sediments.” Water Resources Research 45.8 (2009): W08414. DOI: 10.1029/2008WR007494
  • 2008

  • Journal Article
    Xu, S., Q. Liao, and J. E. Saiers. “Straining of Nonspherical Colloids in Saturated Porous Media.” Environmental Science & Technology 42.3 (2008): 771-778. DOI: 10.1021/es071328w
  • Journal Article
    Huang, Y. H., J. E. Saiers, J. W. Harvey, G B. Noe, and S. Mylon. “Advection, dispersion, and filtration of fine particles within emergent vegetation of the Florida Everglades.” Water Resources Research 44.4 (2008): W04408. DOI: 10.1029/2007WR006290
  • 2007

  • Journal Article
    Noe, G. B., J. W. Harvey, and J. E. Saiers. “Characterization of suspended particles in Everglades wetlands.” Limnology and Oceanography 52.3 (2007): 1166-1178. DOI: 10.4319/lo.2007.52.3.1166