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Journal Articles

Lane, B.A., Pasternack, G.B., Dahlke, H.E., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2017). The role of topographic variability in river channel classification. Progress in Physical Geography. Accepted June 2017.

Ortiz-Partida, J. P., Sandoval-Solis, S., and Diaz-Gomez, R. (2017). Assessing the State of Water Resource Knowledge and Tools for Future Planning in the Rio Grande-Rio Bravo Basin. United States Geological Survey. South Central Climate Science Center. https://doi.org/10.21429/C9BC7D.

Strom, M. A., Pasternack, G. B., Burman, S. G., Dahlke, H. E., Sandoval-Solis, S. (2017). Hydraulic hazard exposure of humans swept away in a whitewater river. J. Natural Hazards. doi:10.1007/s11069-017-2875-6

Dara, S.K., Sandoval-Solis, S., Peck, D. (2016). Improving Strawberry Irrigation with Micro-Sprinklers and their Implication on Pest Management. J. Agricultural Sciences. ISSN: 2156-8561,

Lane, B.A., Dahlke, H.E., Pasternack, G.B., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2016). Revealing the diversity of natural hydrologic regimes in California for environmental flows applications. J. American Water Resources Association. Accepted. August 2016.

Nava, L.F., Brown, C., Demeter, K., Lasserre, F., Milanés-Murcia, M., Mumme, S., Sandoval-Solis, S., (2016). Existing opportunities to adapt the Rio Grande/Bravo Basin Water Resources Allocation Regime. J. of Water. Accepted July 2016. 

Azizipour, M., Ghalenoei, V., Afshar S.S., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2016). Optimal Operation of Hydropower Reservoir Systems Using Weed Optimization Algorithm. J. Water Resources Management. DOI 10.1007/s11269-016-1407-6

Safavi, H.R., Golmohammadi, M.H., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2016). Scenario Analysis for Integrated Water Resources Planning and Management under Uncertainty in the Zayandehrud River Basin. J. of Hydrology. Accepted, June 2016.

Rodriguez, J.M., Ustin, S. L., Sandoval-Solis, S., and O'Geen, T.A. (2016). Food, Water, and Fault Lines:  Remote Sensing Opportunities for Earthquake-Response Management of Agricultural Water. J. Science of the Total Environment. Accepted, May 2016.

Ortiz-Partida, J.P., Lane, B.A., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2016). Economic Effects of Reservoir Re-operation Policy in the Rio Grande/Bravo for Integrated Human and Environmental Water Management. J. of Hydrology: Regional Studies. Accepted 11/Aug/2016

Ta, J., Kelsey, R., Howard, J., Lund, J.R., Sandoval-Solis, S., and Viers, J.H. (2016). Decision Support Tool: Securing Water for Environmental Flows. J. Water Resources Planning and Management. American Society of Civil engineers. Accepted, April 2016.

Jahanpour, M., Afshar, A., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2015) An Object-Oriented Development Environment to Optimally Design Cyclic Storage Systems. Journal of hydroinformatics. 17(4):534-550.

Safavi, H.R., Golmohammadi, M.H., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2015). Expert Knowledge Based Modeling for Integrated Water Resources Planning and Management in the Zayandehrud River Basin. J. of Hydrology, (528): 773-789 

O'Geen, T.A., Saal, M., Dahlke, H.E., Doll, D., Elkins, R., Fulton, A., Fogg, G., Harter, T., Hopmans, J.W., Ingels, C., Niederholzer, F., Sandoval-Solis, S., Verdegaal, P., and Walkinshaw, M. (2015) Soil Suitability Index Identifies Potential Areas Areas for Groundwater Banking on Agricultural Lands. J. California Agriculture. 69(2):75-84.

Julian, D.W., Hickey, J.T.,  Fields, W.L., Ostadrahimi, L., Maher, K.M., Barker, T.G., Hatfield, C.L., Lutz, K., Marks, C.O., Sandoval-Solis, S., Lund, J.R. (2015) Decision Support System for Water and Environmental Resources in the Connecticut River Basin. J. Water Resources Planning and Management, American Society of Civil Engineers. Reference Number: WRENG-1995R1, Accepted Feb/2015.

Afshar, A., Masoumi, F., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2015) Reliability Based Optimum Reservoir Design by Hybrid ACO-LP Algorithm. J. Water Resources Magement. European Water Resources Association. DOI 10.1007/s11269-015-0927-9.

Porse, E.C., Sandoval-Solis, S., Lane, B.A. (2015) Integrating Environmental Flows into Multi-Objective Reservoir Management for a Transboundary, Water-Scarce River Basin: Rio Grande/Bravo. J. Water Resources Magement. European Water Resources Association. Manuscript Number WARM-D-14-00408R1. DOI:10.1007/s11269-015-0952-8. Accepted February 2014.

Emani-Skardi, M.J., Afshar, A., Saadatpour, M., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2015). Hybrid ACO-ANN-Based Multi-objective Simulation-Optimization Model for Pollutant Load Control at Basin Scale. J. of Environmental Modeling and Assesment, 20(1):29-39. DOI 10.1007/s10666-014-9413-7

Zaccaria, D., Passarella, G., D'Agostino, D., Giordano, R., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2014). Assessing the risk of aquifer salinization in large-scale costal irrigation scheme of Southern Italy. J. CLEAN - Soil, Air, Water. DOI 10.1002/clen.201400396

Jahanpour, M., Sandoval-Solis, S., and Afshar, A. (2014). A web-based application for optimization of single reservoir operation. Journal American Water Works Association. Vol. (106)11: 509-517

Steenwerth, L.K., Hodson, K.A., Bloom, J.A., Carter, R.M., Cattaneo, A., Chartres, C., Hatfield, L.J., Henry, K., Hopmans, W.J., Horwath, R.W., Jenkins, M.B., Kebreab,  E., Leemans,  R., Lipper, L., Lubell, N.M., Msangi, S., Prabhu, R., Reynolds P.M., Sandoval-Solis, S., Sischo, M.W., Springborn,  M., Tittonell, P., Wheeler, M.S., Wollenberg, E., Vermeulen, J.S., Jarvis, S.L., Jackson, E.L. (2014). Climate-Smart Agriculture Global Research Agenda: Science for Action. J. Agriculture and Food Security. 3(11), doi:10.1186/2048-7010-3-11

Lane, B.A., Sandoval-Solis, S., and Porse, E.C. (2015). Environmental Flows in a Human-Dominated System: Integrated Water management Strategies for the Rio Grande/Bravo Basin. J. River Research and Applications. (31):1053-1065, DOI:10.1002/rra.2804

Nava, L.F., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2014). Multi-tiered Governance of the Rio Grande/Bravo Basin: The Fragmented Water Resources Management Model of the United States and Mexico. International Journal of Water Governance. 2014(01):85-106.

Milanes-Murcia, M., Sandoval-Solis, S., and Stevens, M. (2013). The Environmental Protection of Wetlands Under International Law. Journal Wetland Science and Practice. 30(4): 9-26.

Ai, X., Sandoval-Solis, S., Dahlke, H.E., and Lane, B.A. (2013). Reconciling Hydropower and Environmental Water Uses in the Leishui River Basin, China. Journal of River Research and Applications. Accepted Nov/2013.

Emami-Skardi M.J., Afshar A. and Sandoval-Solis S. (2013). Simulation-Optimization Model for Non-point Source Pollution Management in Watersheds: Application of Cooperative Game Theory. KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering. Accepted Jan/2013.

Sandoval-Solis S., Teasley R.L., McKinney D.C., Thomas, G.A. and Patiño-Gomez C. (2013). Collaborative Modeling to Evaluate Water Management Scenarios in the Rio Grande Basin. Journal of the American Water Resources Association. Vol. 49 (3): 639-653. DOI: 10.1111/jawr.12070

Sandoval-Solis S., and McKinney D.C. (2012). Integrated water Management for Environmental Flows in the Rio Grande. J. Water Resources Planning and Management, 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000331 (Nov. 8, 2012).

Sandoval-Solis S., McKinney D. C., and Loucks D. P. (2011). Sustainability index for water resources planning and management. J. Water Resources Planning and Management, Vol. 137(5), 381-390.

Sandoval-Solis, S., McKinney, D.C., Teasley, R.L., and Patino-Gomez, C. (2011). Groundwater banking in the Rio Grande basin. J. of Water Resources Planning and Management, Vol. 137(1):62-71

Books

Bennett, J., Briggs, M., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2014). “Aquatic and Riparian Habitats: Rio Grande – Rio Bravo River Corridor.” in Conservation Assessment for the Big Bend- Rio Bravo Region: A binational Collaborative Approach to Conservation. Wesson, M.D., Hallmich, C., Bennett, J., Sifuentes-Lugo, Frias-Garcia, A., Roberson, A.M., Karges, J., and Garret, G.P. C.A., eds. Commission for Environmental Cooperation, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. 21-23

Sandoval-Solis, S., McKinney, D.C. and Teasley, R.L. (2011). Water management policies to reduce the over allocation of water rights in the Rio Grande/Bravo Basin. in Transboundary Water Resources Management – A Multidisciplinary Approach, Ganoulis, J., Aureli, A., and Fried, J. (eds), Wiley-VCH.

Reports

Flores-Marquez, M., Sandoval-Solis, S., and Diaz-Gomez, R. (2017). Characterization of the Ukiah Valley Groundwater Basin. Final Report. City of Ukiah. Water Management Lab. University of California, Davis. Davis, California, June 22nd, 2017.

Ortiz-Partida, J.P., and Sandovall-Solis, S. (2017) Assessing the state of water resources management policies and water resources planning tools for the Rio Grande Bravo. Final Report. USGS South Central Climate Science Center. Water Management Lab. University of California, Davis. Davis, California, March, 2017.

Yi, S., Thompson, L.C., Kilduff, D.P., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2015). WEAPhish Middle Ware. User's Manual. University of California, Davis. Davis, CA.

Silva-Jordan, P.T., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2016). Dependable Water Yield for Coyote Valley Dam (Lake Mendocino). Memorandum. University of California Davis. Davis, CA.

Silva-Jordan, P.T. and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2015). Russian River Integrated Water Management. Raising Coyote Valley Dam Study. Preliminary Report. Water Management Research Group. University of California Davis. Davis, CA. 

Lin, V., Sandoval-Solis, S., Lane, B.A., and Rodriguez, J.M. (2013). Potential Water Savings through Improved Irrigation Efficiency in Pajaro Valley, California. Final Report. Water Management Research Group. University of California Davis. Davis, CA.

Sandoval-Solis, S., Orang, M., Snyder, R.L., Orloff, S., Williams, K.E., and Rodriguez, J.M. (2013). Spatial Analysis of Application Efficiencies in Irrigation for the State of California. Final Report. Water Management Research Group. University of California Davis. Davis, CA.

Sandoval-Solis, S. (2010). Effect of Extreme Storms on Treaty Obligations in the Rio Conchos. Final Report. Water Management Research Group. University of California, Davis. Davis, California.

Sandoval-Solis, S. (2010). Beyond the limit, along the border. Final Report. Water Management Research Group. University of California, Davis. Davis, California.

Sandoval-Solis, S., Reith, B., and McKinney, D.C. (2010) Hydrologic Analysis Before and After Reservoir Alteration at the Big Bend Reach, Rio Grande/Rio Bravo. Center for Research in Water Resources.

Sandoval-Solis, S., McKinney, D.C., Teasley, R.L., and Schuldes, J. (2010) Comparison of annual naturalized flows for the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo basin TCEQ - CONAGUA. Center for Research in Water Resources.

Danner, C.L., McKinney, D.C., Teasley, R.L., and Sandoval-Solis, S. (2006) Documentation and testing of the WEAP model for the Rio Grande/Bravo basin, Center For Research in Water Resources. Online Report. 2006. Revised May 2008

Magazines

Sandoval-Solis, S. (2015). Changing the way we live. The real consequences of the drought in California are under our feet. Vision Magazine, Modesto, CA.

Sandoval-Solis, S. (2015). Drought in California: challenges, opportunities and actions. in H2O Water Management. Vol. (6):18-24. April-June Edition. (In Spanish)

Sandoval-Solis, S. (2014). A Century of Cooperation: Science Based Solutions that hold water. in CAES Outlook, Ed. Stumbos, J., Direuxs, R., and Nelson, D. Spring 2014.

Sandoval-Solis, S. (2013). Optimizing irrigation may ease groundwater overdraft in Pajaro Valley. Green Blog. University of California Agriculture and NAtural Resources Division.

Sandoval-Solis, S. (2008) Nuevas tecnologías en la planeación y manejo del agua. El agua: Derecho Social, Ciencia, Conocimiento y Tecnología Magazine, Vol. 75, May 9-22, 2008

Thesis and Dissertations

Lane, B.A. (2017). Integrating flow, form and function for improved environmental water management. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA

Flores Marquez, M., (2017). Water Mass Balance for the Ukiah Valley Groundwater Basin. Master Thesis. University of California, Davis. Davis, CA. 

Gonzalez-Escorcia, Y.A. (2017). Determining the Natural Flow in the Transboundary Rio grande/Bravo Basin. Master Thesis. Instituto Politecnico Nacional, University of California, Davis. Davis, CA.

Garza-Diaz, L.E. (2016). Sustainable Optimization of Agricultural Water Management in Pajaro Valley, California. Master Thesis, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA  

Silva-Jordan, P.T. (2016). Planning Alternatives for Lake Mendocino (Coyote valley Dam) In the Upper Russian River System. Storage and Water Supply Reliability Study. Master Thesis, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA  

Yi, S. (2016). Current and Prospective Water Management in the Apurimac River Basin, Peru. A Modeling Approach. Master Thesis, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 

Rodriguez-Arellano, J.L. (2015). Conceptual Framework to estimate Economic Feasibility of Groundwater Banking on Agricultural Land. Master Thesis, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 

Lane, B.A. (2014). Environmetal Flows in a Human-Dominated System: Integrated Water Management Strategies for the Rio Grande/Bravo Basin. Master Thesis, University of California Davis, Davis, CA

Sandoval-Solis, S. (2011). “Water Planning and Management for Large Scale River Basins. Case of study: Rio Grande/Rio Bravo transboundary basin.” Ph.D. Dissertation, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

Conference Proceedings

Sandoval-Solis, S. and McKinney, D.C. (2011). Risk Analysis of the 1944 between the United States and Mexico for the Rio Grande/Bravo Basin.  EWRI World Environmental and Water Resources Conference, Palm Springs, CA, May 2011

Sandoval-Solis, S. and McKinney, D.C. (2009) Hydrological feasibility of environmental flows in the Rio Grande/Bravo basin. Proc. EWRI World Environmental and Water Resources Conference, Kansas City, MO, May 2009

Useful References

Loucks D. P. and van Beek, E. (2005). “Water Resources Systems Planning and Management.” United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Paris, France.

Hanak E, Lund J, Dinar A, Gray B, Howitt R, Mount J, Moyle P, Thompson B (2011) “Managing California’s water: from conflict to reconciliation.” Public Policy Institute of California, San Francisco

Useful Websites

California Water Education Foundation website, Western Water Magazine, Aquafornia and Aquapedia.

UC Davis Center for Watershed Sciences and California Water Blog