CWRR Publications

 

Recent publications by CWRR available online can be found in UCD repository

A full list of publications can be found in the personal pages of the members.

A number of selected publications is listed below:

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Balek, G., Bruen, M., Gilbrich, W.H., Lundquist, D., & Skofteland, E. (1995)
Lecture Notes for senior hydrology technicians.
UNESCO, Paris, 4 vols. 475 pps.

Bruen, M. (1993)
Education systems for hydrology technicians.
UNESCO, Paris, 74 pps.

Bruen, M. (editor) (2005)
Diffuse Pollution and Basin Management.
Special Issue of Water Science and Technology, International Water Association, UK, Vol. 51, Nos. 3-4.

Patrick Purcell
Design of Water Resources Systems,
Thomas Telford Publishers, London, 222 pp

Bruen, M. (editor)
Diffuse Pollution and Basin Management.
Proceedings of the 7th International Specialised IWA Conference, Dublin, Ireland. ISBN 1902277767, 4 vols. 1140 pps.

Crowley, D., Staines, A., Collins, C., Bracken, J., Bruen, M., Fry, J., Hrymak, V., Malone, D., Magette, B., Ryan, M., & Thunhurst, C.
Health and environmental effects of landfilling and incineration of waste.
Health Research Board, Dublin, ISBN 1-903669 06 5, 292 pps.

Casey, T.J.
Unit Treatment Processes in Water and Wastewater Engineering
Wiley, Chichester, 280 pp., 1996

Rogers, M.G., Bruen, M. & Maystre, L-Y (1999)
ELECTRE and Decision Support : Methods and Applications in Engineering and Infrastructure Investment
Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, 208 pp.

Bruen, M. (2006)
Flood forecasting: TELFLOOD project results. in Knight, D.W. & Shamseldin, A.Y. (eds.) "River Basin Modelling for flood risk mitigation", Balkema, (ISBN: 0415383447).

Bruen, M. (2006)
Decision Support Systems. in Knight, D.W. & Shamseldin, A.Y. (eds.) "River Basin Modelling for flood risk mitigation", Balkema, (ISBN: 0415383447).

Bruen, M., Dowley, A & Zhang,J.P. (2001)
The making of a GIS-based Decision Support System for river water quality. Chapter 6 in Holden, N. (ed.) Agro-meteorological Modelling - Principles, Data and Applications, AGMET, Dublin , 254 pp.

Dooge, J.C.I. (2001)
Integrated Management of Water Resources. Chapter 7 of Understanding Earth System, Compartments, Processes and Interactions. Ehlers, E. & Krafft,T.(eds.) Springer Verlag, Berlin, 290 pages.

Dooge J.C.I. (2001)
Water Science and Technology. Past and Future.
Chapter 3.17 of volume II of Our Fragile World, Challenges and Opportunities for sustainable development. Tolba, M.K. (ed.), EOLSS Oxford, 2263 pages.

Rogers,M.G. & Bruen,M.P. (1999)
Applying ELECTRE to an option choice problem within an environmental appraisal – three case studies from the Republic of Ireland. Chapter 10 in Meskens, N. & Roubens, M. (ed) Advances in Decision Analysis, Kluwer, Dordrecht.

Bruen, M. & Yang, J. (2005)
Functional networks in rainfall-runoff forecasting - a new application.
Advances in Water Resources. Vol 28/9 pp 899-909.


Dooge, J.C.I. & Bruen, M. (2005)
Problems in Reverse Routing.
Acta Geophysica Polonica, Vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 357-371.


Nasr, A., Taskinen, A. & Bruen, M. (2005)
Developing an independent, generic, phosphorus modelling component for use with grid-oriented, physically based distributed catchment models.
Water Science & Technology Vol 51 No 3-4 pp 135 - 142.


Bruen, M. & Earle, R. (2005)
Trends in diffuse pollution (DIPCON 2003).
Water Science & Technology Vol 51 No 3-4 pp ix - xi.

Saeed, M.M. and M. Bruen.
Simulation of hydrosalinity behaviour under skimming wells.
Irrigation and Drainage Systems: (2004) 18:167-200


Bruen, M. and Osman, Y.
Sensitivity of Stream-Aquifer seepage to Spatial Variability of the Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity of the aquifer.
Journal of Hydrology, (2004) Vol 293, No. 1-4, pp 289-302

Nasr, A., M. Bruen
Comparison of physically based catchment models for estimating Phosphorus losses
Proc. Intern. IWA Conf. Diffuse Pollution, Dublin, Ireland, August 2003, pp.14.49-14.53.


Nasr, A., A. Taskinen, and M. Bruen,
Developing an independent, generic, Phosphorus modelling component for use with grid-oriented, physically-based distributed catchment models.
In Bruen (2003, ed.) Proc. Intern. IWA Conf. Diffuse Pollution, Dublin, Ireland, August 2003, pp.1.89 - 1.94.


Nasr, A., M. Bruen, G. Parkin, S. Birkinshaw, R. Moles, and P. Byrne, (2003).
Modelling Phosphorus loss from Agricultural catchments, a comparison of the performance of SWAT, HSPF and SHETRAN for the Clarianna catchment.
In Bruen (2003, ed.) Proc. Intern. IWA Conf. Diffuse Pollution, Dublin, Ireland, August 2003, pp.3.181-3.185.


Nasr, A., M. Bruen, R. Moles, P. Byrne, B. O'Regan,
The significance of the differences in soil phosphorus representation and transport procedures in the SWAT and HSPF models and a comparison of their performance in estimating phosphorus loss from an agriculture catchment in Ireland.
Proc. International SWAT Conference, Bari, Italy. July 1-4, 2003, pp. 111-114.


Yang, J., Bruen, M.
Artificial neural network modelling of runoff from storms in urban areas.
Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on the Application of Artificial Intelligence to Civil and Structural Engineering. Edited by B.H.V.Topping. 2-4 September, 2003, Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands. Civil-Comp Press; p(abstract).129-130.


P.J. Purcell,
Case studies on the control of check-valve slam in pump-rising main systems,
presented at IAHR-IWA conference at University of Valencia, Spain in March 2003 on Pumps, Electromechanical Devices and Systems Applied to Urban Water Management


Allen, J., Bruen, M.P., Chawla, R., Clarke, J., Masterson, B.F., O’Connor, P.E., Parmentier, B., Real, K., Stokes, J-A. and Thorp, M.B.
Microbial Pollution: River catchment studies in Ireland and bathing water complience.
In Bruen (2003, ed.) Proc. Intern. IWA Conf. Diffuse Pollution, Dublin, Ireland, August 2003, pp.6.117 - 6.121


Saeed, M.M., Asghar, M.N. & M. Bruen.
Options for skimming fresh groundwater in the Indus Basin of Pakistan: A review.
Groundwater Hydrology, (2003) 11 (3): 1-13.


Parmentier, B., Dooge, J.C.I. & Bruen, M.
Root selection methods in flood analysis.
Hydrology and Earth Systems Sciences (2003) 7(2):151-161

Osman, Y.Z. & Bruen, M.
Modelling stream-aquifer seepage in an alluvial aquifer: an improved loosing-stream package for MODFLOW.
J.Hydrol. (2002) 264:69-86


de Rosnay, P., Polcher, J., Bruen,M. & Laval,K. (2002)
Impact of a physically based soil water flow and soil-plant interaction representation for modelling large scale land surface processes.
J. Geophys. Res., (2002) vol 107, no D11, page range 3-1 to 3-19, June 2002.


Saeed, M.M., Bruen, M. & Asghar, M.N.
A Review of Modeling Approaches to Simulate Saline Upconing under Skimming Wells.
Nordic Hydrology, (2002) Vol.33(2/3) ,165-188.


Saeed, M.M., Bruen, M., Ashraf,M. & Ashgar, M.N.
Design of a multi-level sampling well for monitoring hydro-salinity behaviour under shallow tubewells.
J.Eng. & Appl. Sci. (2002) 21(1):1-5


Saeed, M. M., Ashraf, M. & Bruen, M.
Diagnostic analysis of farmers' skimming well technologies in the Indus basin of Pakistan.
Irrigation and Drainage Systems, (2002) 16 (2): 139-160, May 2002


Bruen, M. & Gebre, F.A.
Worldwide Public Perception of Flood Risk in Urban Areas and Implications for Policy Formulation.
Paper presented at MITCH workshop, Potsdam, Nov. 2002


Bruen (2002)
Multiple Criteria and Decision Support Systems in Water Resources and River Basin Management.
Proc. 3rd Irish Hydrology Symposium, 9th Nov. 2002,Tullamore.


Alberoni, P.P., Todini, E., Chandra, M., Lindskog, M., Koistinen, J., Bebbington,D., Codina, B., Levizzani, V., Bruen, M., Gustafsson, N., Zrnic, D., Rossa, A. & Burlando, P.
CARPE DIEM : EU Project.
Proc. European Conf. Radar Meteorology (ERAD 2002), 18-22nd Nov. 2002 , pps.363-369.

Feddes, R. A. , Hoff, H., Bruen, M., Dawson, T., Dirmeyer, P., Jackson, R.B., Kabat, P., Kleidon, A., Lilly, A., Milly,P.C., Pitman, A.J. & de Rosnay, P.
Modeling root water uptake in hydrological and climate models.
Bull. American Meteorological Society, (2001) 82(12), pp.2797-2809


Turner, J., Dooge, J.C.I. & Bree, T.
Single Storm runoff analysis using Z-transform.
J.-Hydrol.-Eng. (2001) 6(2):173-


Bruen, M., Ahmed, G. & Commins, K. (2001)
Assessment of the usefullness of radar inputs to the type of distributed numerical models planned for catchment management in Ireland. Proc. 30th Intern. Conf. Radar Meteorology, Munich, July 2001, pp1-2.


de Rosnay, P., Polcher, J. Bruen, M. & Laval, K. (2001)
A multilayers soil model in the LMD GCM. Proc. 4th International GEWEX Conference, Paris, September 2001.


Turner, J., Dooge, J.C.I. & Bree, T. (2001)
Single Storm runoff analysis using Z-transform. J.-Hydrol.-Eng. 6(2):173-

Bruen, M. (2000)
Using radar information in Hydrological modelling : COST 717 WG-1 Activities. Phys.Chem. Earth(B) 25(10-12) pp.1305-1310


Bruen, M. (2000)
Flash Flood forecasting in steep catchments near urban areas using high resolution limited area NWP models : some results from the TELFLOOD project. In Jones, J.A.A., Gilman, K., Jigorel, A. & Griffin, J. (eds.) Water in the Celtic World:Managing resources for the 21st century. Proc. 2nd. Inter-Celtic Colloquium, BHS Occasional Paper no.11.


Bruen, M., Dooge, J.C.I. & Parmentier, B. (2000)
Root-selection method for separating the urban and rural components of flood hydrographs in urbanising catchments. In Jones, J.A.A., Gilman, K., Jigorel, A. & Griffin, J. (eds.) Water in the Celtic World:Managing resources for the 21st century. Proc. 2nd. Inter-Celtic Colloquium, BHS Occasional Paper no.11.


Dooge J.C.I. (2000)
Action on Climate change: as case study. In Science for the Twenty first century a new commitment. Cetto, A.M. (ed.) UNESCO, Paris,pp405-418


MacCartaigh, M. & Bruen, M (2000)
Aspects of Groundwater in Ireland: resource, legislation, vulnerability and monitoring. In Jones, J.A.A., Gilman, K., Jigorel, A. & Griffin, J. (eds.) Water in the Celtic World:Managing resources for the 21st century. Proc. 2nd. Inter-Celtic Colloquium, BHS Occasional Paper no.11.


Myers, W.R.C., Lyness, J.F., Cassells, J.B., & O'Sullivan, J.J. (2000)
Geometrical and roughness effects on compound channel resistance. Proc. ICE (Water Maritime & Energy) 142(3):157-166


Rogers, M. & Bruen, M. (2000)
Using ELECTRE III to choose the best route option for the Dublin Port Motorway. Proc. ASCE (J. Transportation Engng.), 126:(4), pp.313-323


de Rosnay, P., Bruen, M & Polcher, J. (2000)
Sensitivity of surface fluxes to the number of layers in the soil model used in GCMs
Geophysical Research Letters, Vol.27(20), pps. 3329-3332


de Rosnay, P., Bruen, M & Polcher, J. (2000)
Sensitivity of surface fluxes to the number of layers in the soil model used in GCMs
Geophysical Research Letters, Vol.27(20), pps. 3329-3332


Taskinen, A. & Bruen, M. (2000)
Distributed modelling of runoff and sediment in very small agricultural catchments with cohesive soils : An incremental investigation. Paper presented to Workshop on "Future of Distributed Catchment modelling" Leuven, May 2000.

Bruen, M. (1999)
Telemetry in Flood Forecasting. Paper presented to a joint meeting of the water and Environmental and Civil Engineering sections of the IEI, (1st March 1999)


Bruen, M. (1999)
Some General Comments on Flood Forecasting Proc. Euroconference on Global Change and Catastrophic Risk Management:Flood Risks in Europe. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria. (published on internet: http://www.iiasa.ac.at/Research/RMP/june99/presentations.html)


Bruen, M. (1999)
Some General Comments on Flood Forecasting. Proc. Euroconference on Global Change and Catastrophic Risk Management: Flood Risks in Europe.
IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria. (published on internet: http://www.iiasa.ac.at/Research/RMP/june99/presentations.html)


Bruen, M. (1999)
Telemetry in Flood Forecasting. paper presented to a joint meeting of the water and Environmental and Civil Engineering sections of the IEI, (1st March 1999)


Dooge, J.C.I., Bruen, M. & Parmentier,B. (1999)
A simple model for estimating the sensitivity of runoff to long-term changes in precipitation without a change in vegetation. Advances in Water Resources, Vol.23, No.2 pp.153-163


Dooge, J.C.I. (1999)
"Forchheimer on flood movements in rivers" In: P. Forchheimer and A. Schoklitsch Memorial Symposium edited by W.H. Graf. pp. 89-102.
Proceedings of IAHR Congress. Institute for Hydraulics and Hydrology. Technical University of Graz. August 1999.


Dooge, J.C.I. (1999)
"The emergence of scientific hydrology in the twentieth century" Shui Ke Xue Jin Zhan (Advances in Water Science). Vol. 10, No. 3, pp 202-214. 
3rd September 1999.


Dooge, J.C.I. (1999)
"Hydrologic science and social problems" Seminar on Water Resources. Instituto de Espana, Madrid. November 1998. Arbor. Vol. 164, No. 646, pp 191-202.


Dooge, J.C.I. (1999)
"Action on climate change: a case study" Seminar on Science and Democracy. World Conference on Science. Budapest. June 1999 (in press).


Rogers,M.G. & Bruen,M.P. (1999)
Project planning for Major Infrastructure projects : An overview of the decision process with two comparative case studies from waste management planning.
in Brugha, C. (ed), Proc. Decision Modelling Conference, "Decision modelling and management philosophy bridging cultures East and West for the 21st century", UCD, Jan, 1999


Rogers, M, Bruen, M.& L.-Y. Maystre (1999)
Option choice for major waste management projects – two case studies. Municipal Engineer, Vol.133(3), pp. 115-122


de Rosnay, P., Polcher, J. & Bruen,M. (1999)
A multi-layer soil model in the LMD GCM. Oral presentation at the 24th General Assembly of the European geophysical Society, The hague, April 1999.


Senbeta, D.A, Shamseldin, A.Y. and O'Connor, K.M. (1999).
Modification of the probability distributed soil moisture storage capacity model. Journal of Hydrology, 224: 149-168.


Shamseldin, A.Y., Abdo, G.M. and Elzein A.S. (1999).
Real-Time Flood Forecasting on the Blue Nile River using the SMAR-AR Model. Water International, 24(1):39-45.


Shamseldin, A.Y., and O’Connor, K.M. (1999).
A Real-Time Combination Method for the Outputs of Different Rainfall-Runoff Models. Hydrological Science Journal (December, 1999).

M.Bruen (1998)
TELFLOOD : Flood forecasting in urban areas downstream of steep catchments
Proc. European Climate Science Conference, Vienna, 19-23 October 1998


Bruen, M.(1998)
"Forecasting floods in urban areas downstream of steep catchments (TELFLOOD)"
in "River basin modelling, management and flood mitigation", R. Casale, G.B. Pedroli, & P. Samuels, (eds.) European Communities, 1998.


Dooge, J.C.I. & Kuusisto, E.E. (1998)
Water and Climate - a 1998 perspective Report of the Second International Conference on Climate and Water. Espoo, August 1998. Helsinki University of Technology. 48 pp.


Dooge, J.C.I. (1998)
"Future management of water resources" Maurice Lubbock Memorial Lecture, University of Oxford. May’98


Dooge, J.C.I. (1998)
"Hydrology and the Environment". Keynote Address to International Conference of British Hydrological Society. Exeter. July, 1998.


Dooge, J.C.I. (1998)
"The emergence of the rational method" In: In Memoriam Prof. Kazim Cecen, edited by A. Terzioghu and M. Bayazit, pp 201-211. Renk Ajans. Istanbul.


Long, M. M. (1998)
"Recent developments in Sampling and Laboratory Testing"
Proc. IEI Seminar in Ground Investigation, April 1998.


Long, M.M. (1998)
"A trial in the use of Five Geophysical Techniques to identify small scale Karst"
Proc.1st Int. Conf. on site Characterisation, Atlanta, Georgia, April 1998, Vol. 1, pp. 569-574.


Long, M.M. and Godden, J. (1998)
"The performance of Turlough Hill upper reservoir"
Proc. 4th Int. Conf. on case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering, St. Louis, Missouri, March 1998, paper 2.20.


Long, M.M. and Collins, F. (1998)
"Rock Socketed Piling in Ireland"
Deep Foundation Conference, DFI ’98, Vienna, Austria, June 1998.


Purcell, P.J. (1998)
"Developments in pump and valve technology in the water industry"
Construction, Tara Publications Co. Ltd. May 1998, pp. 23-25.


Rogers,M.G. & Bruen,M.P. (1998)
Using ELECTRE III to elect the best route option for the Dublin port access motorway.
Paper presented at 16th European Conference on Operational Research, Brussels, July 1998 (EURO XVI, Environmental planning stream)


Rogers,M.G. & Bruen,M.P. (1998)
Qualitatively assessed criteria within outranking methods. Paper presented at 16th European Conference on Operational Research, Brussels, July 1998(EURO XVI, Qualitative assessment within MCDA stream)


Rogers, M.G. & Bruen, M. (1998)
A new system for weighting environmental criteria for use within ELECTRE III
European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 107, pps. 552-563


Rogers, M. G. & Bruen, M. (1998)
Choosing realistic values of indifference, preference and veto thresholds for use with environmental criteria within ELECTRE.
European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 107, pps. 542-551


Shamseldin, A.Y., and Nash, J.E. (1998).
The Geomorphological Unit Hydrograph: A Critical Review. Journal of Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 2(1): 1-8.

Casey, T., Davitt, M. and Purcell, P.J.(1997)
"Pilot pant study of enhanced biological removal of nitrogen and phosphorus from wastewater",
Water and Environment Section, Institution of Engineers of Ireland, May 1997.


Dooge, J.C.I. and Bruen, M.(1997)
"Scaling effects on moisture fluxes on unvegetated land surfaces"
Water Resources Research, Vol. 33, No.12, pp. 2923-2927, 1997.


Farrell E., Long, M, Paul, T. and Lehane, B. (1997)
"Road Embankments on Soft Ground in Ireland"
Proceedings of a Seminar held at the IEI, March 1996, published by IEI Feb. 1997.


Long, M.M., Dougan, I. and Byrne, J. (1997)
"The Geotechnical Aspects of the Deep Basement for the Jervis St. Shopping Centre"
Trans. IEI, 1996 / 1997.


Long, M.M. (1997)
"Design and Construction of Deep Basements in Dublin, Ireland"
Proc. XIV Int. Conf. on Soil Mech. and Foundation Engineering, Hamburg, Germany, Sept. 1997, Vol. 2, pp. 1372-1380.


Purcell, P.J. (1997)
"A case study of check valve slam in a rising main protected by an air vessel"
American Society of Civil Engineers, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, Vol. 123, No. 12, 1997, pp. 1166-1169.


Rogers, M. and Bruen, M.(1997)
"Threshold values for noise, air and water impact criteria within the ELECTRE model"
Proc. 46th Meeting of the European Working group on Multicriteria aid for decisions. Bastia, Corsica, October 1997.


Rogers, M. and Bruen, M. (1997)
"Applying ELECTRE to an option choice problem within an environmental appraisal – three case studies from the Republic of Ireland"
Proc. Intl. Conf. on methods and Applications of Multicriteria Decision Making, May 14th to 16th, 1997.

Casey, T.J. and K.H.Chua(1996)
"Trihalomethanes in Drinking Water", J.Inst. Eng. Irl., 50 (No.7), 1996.


Dooge,J.C.I.(1996)
"Walter Langbein and the emergence of scientific hydrology"
Water Resources Research 32, No.10, pp. 2969-2977, 1996


Dooge, J.C.I.(1996)
"Policy responses to global environmental issues: an introductory overview".
pp. 97-112 of "Policy Making in an Era of Global Environmental Change", R.E. Munn, J.W.M. la Riviere and N. van Lookeren Campagne (Eds.) Kluwer, Dordrecht, 1996.


Dooge, J.C.I.(1996)
"Water and Celtic mythology"
pp. 13-23 of "Hydrologie dans les Pays Celtiques", P. Merot and A. Jigarel (Eds.) Institut Nationale de la Recherche Agronomique, Paris, 1996.


Dooge, J.C.I.(1996)
"International Cooperation in Science",
Proceedings of Caribbean Academy of Sciences, 7, 1996.


Gismalla Y. and M. Bruen (1996)
"Use of Geographical Information Systems in reconnaissance studies for small scale hydropower development in a developing country: A case study from Tanzania",
in Kovar,K. & Nachtnebel, H. P. (Eds.) "Application of Geographic Information Systems in Hydrology and Water Resources Management", Proc. HydroGIS'96, IAHS Publication No. 235, 1996.


Rogers, M. and M. Bruen(1996)
"Choosing realisic values of indifference, preference and veto thresholds for use with environmental criteria in Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis", paper presented at 44th meeting of European Working Group "Multi-Criteria Aid for Decisions", Brussels, October 1996.


Rogers,M. and M. Bruen(1996)
"Using ELECTRE to rank options within a highway environmental appraisal - two case studies", Civil Engineering Systems, Vol. 13, No. 3, pps.203-221, 1996.


Strupczewski, W.G. and J.C.I Dooge. (1996)
"Relationships between higher cumulants of channel response. II: Accuracy of linear interpolation
Hydrological Sciences Journal, 41(1): 1996 pp. 61-73.


Zhang, J. Y., A. Dowley, and M. Bruen (1996)
"Application of GIS in a decision support system for water management at catchment scale", "Application of Geographic Information Systems in Hydrology and Water Resources Management", Holzmann, H. & Nachtnebel, H. P. (Eds.) Volume of Poster Papers at HydroGIS '96, BOKU, Vienna, 1996.


Zhang, J.Y., A. Dowley, and M. Bruen (1996)
"Watershed runoff modelling and geographical information systems"
In "Hydroinformatics '96", Muller,A. (Ed.) Balkema, Rotterdam, 1996.

Dooge, J.C.I.(1995)
"Scale problems in surface fluxes"
George Kovacs Colloquium, UNESCO, July 1992. Published in "Space and Time Scale Variabilities and Interdependencies in Hydrologic Processes", R.A. Feddes (Ed.) pp 21-32. Cambridge University Press 1995.