Selected Publications

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Books

Tsanis, I.K., Wu, J., Shen, J. and Valeo, C. 2006. Environmental Hydraulics: Hydrodynamic and Pollutant Transport Modelling of Lakes and Coastal Waters, Developments in Water Science, Volume 56, Elsevier, ISBN: 0-444-52712-5.

Oki, T., Valeo, C. and Heal, K.V. (ed.s) 2006. Hydrology 2020 An Integrating Science to Meet World Water Challenges, International Association of Hydrological Sciences Publication No. 300, IAHS Press, Wallingford, UK,
ISBN 1-901502-33-3.

El-Sheimy, N, Valeo, C., and Habib, A. 2005. Digital Terrain Modelling: Acquisition, Manipulation and Applications, Artech House, Inc., Norwood, Massachusetts.  ISBN: 1-58053-921-1.

Tsanis, I.K., and Valeo, C. 1994. Environmental Hydraulics Volume I, Mixing Zone Models for Submerged Discharges. Computational Mechanics Publications, Ashurst, Southampton, UK. ISBN: 1-56252-268-8.

Selected Journal Publications

Khan, UT and Valeo, C. 2015. “Short-term peak flow rate prediction and flood risk assessment using fuzzy linear regression.” Accepted in Journal of Environmental Informatics, August, 2015.

Khan, UT and Valeo, C. 2015. “Comparing a Bayesian and fuzzy number approach to uncertainty quantification in short-term dissolved oxygen prediction.” Accepted in Journal of Environmental Informatics, September, 2015.

Huang J., Valeo C., He J., Chu A. 2015. “Influence of Design Parameters on Stormwater Pollutant Removal in Permeable Pavements” In revisions with Journal of Environmental Engineering. September 2015.

Huang J., He J., Valeo, C., Chu A. 2015. “Temporal Evolution Modeling of Hydraulic and Water Quality Performance of Permeable Pavements”. In press in Journal of Hydrology, October, 2015.

He, J, Valeo, C, Chu, A. 2015. “Variation in water quality of a stormwater pond from diurnal thermal stratification.”Journal of Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering, 4(1-4):189-198.

He, J, Huang, J, Valeo, C, Chu, A. 2015. “Water quality treatment efficacy model of porous concrete pavement.”Journal of Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering, 4(1-4):159-168.

Khan, U.T. and Valeo, C. 2015. “A new fuzzy linear regression approach for dissolved oxygen prediction.” Hydrological Sciences Journal, 60 (6): 1096-1119.

Al-Rawas, G., Valeo, C., Al-Hafeedh, O. and Khan, U.T. 2015. “Effects of urban form on wadi flow frequency analysis in Oman.” Urban Water, 12 (4): 263-274.

He, J., Anderson, A. and Valeo, C. 2015. “Bias compensation in flood frequency analysis.” Hydrological Sciences Journal, 60(3):381-401.

Khan, UT., Valeo, C., Chu, A., He, J. 2013. "A Data Driven Approach to Bioretention Cell Performance: Prediction and Design." Water, 5(1): 13-28.

Huang J., Valeo C., He J., Chu A. 2012. Winter Performance of Inter-Locking Pavers—Stormwater Quantity and Quality. Water. 4(4):995-1008.

Khan, U. T, Valeo, C., Chu, A and van Duin, B. 2012. Bioretention cell efficacy in cold climates Part 2: Water quality performance.” Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 39(11): 1210-1221, 10.1139/l2012-110.

Khan, U. T, Valeo, C., Chu, A and van Duin, B. 2012. “Bioretention cell efficacy in cold climates: Part 1 Hydrologic performance.” Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 2012, 39(11): 1210-1221, 10.1139/l2012-110.

Khan, U. T, Valeo, C. and He, J. 2013. “Non-linear fuzzy-set based uncertainty propagation for improved DO prediction using multiple-linear regression.” Stochastic Environmental Research and Risk Assessment, 27:599–616.

Raaflaub, L.D., Valeo, C and Johnson, E.A. 2012. “Hillslope effects on the spatial variations In duff moisture.” Ecohydrology, 5(6):819–825.

He, J., Chu, A., Ryan, C., Valeo, C., Zaitlin, B. 2011. “Abiotic influences on dissolved oxygen in a riverine environment.” Ecological Engineering, 37(11):1804-1814 DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoleng.2011.06.022

He, J., Valeo, C., Chu, A. and Neumann, N. 2011. “Stormwater quantity and quality response to climate change using ANN.” Hydrological Processes. 25, (8) 1298–1312, DOI: 10.1002/hyp.7904

He, J., Valeo, C., Chu, A. and Neumann, N. 2011. “Prediction of event-based stormwater runoff quantity and quality by ANNs developed using PMI-based input selection". Journal of Hydrology. 400 (1-2): 10-23.

He, J., Valeo, C., Chu, A. and Neumann, N. 2010. “Microbiological, Physical and Chemical Water Quality of Event-based Stormwater Runoff from an Urban Residential Area.” Water Environment Research, 82 (12): 2333-2345.

Keith, D., Johnson, E. and Valeo, C. 2010. “A Hillslope Forest Floor (Duff) Water Budget and the Transition to Local Control.” Hydrological Processes. 24, 2738–2751. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.7697

He, J., Valeo, C., Chu, A. and Neumann, N. 2010. “Characterizing physicochemical quality of stormwater runoff from an urban area in Calgary, Alberta.” Journal of Environmental Engineering, Volume 136, Issue 11, 1206-1217.

Keith, D., Johnson, E. and Valeo, C. 2010. “Moisture cycles of the forest floor organic layer (F and H layers) during drying.” Water Resources Research, 46, W07529, doi:10.1029/2009WR007984.

Al-Rawas, G. A and Valeo, C. 2010. “Relationship between wadi drainage characteristics and peak flood flows in arid northern Oman.” Hydrological Sciences Journal, 55 (3): 377-393.

Al-Rawas, G. A and Valeo, C. 2009. “Characteristics of Rainstorm Temporal Distributions in Arid Mountainous and Coastal Regions.” Journal of Hydrology, 376: 318-326, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.07.044

Raaflaub, L. and Valeo, C. 2009. “Hydraulic Properties of Duff”, Water Resources Research, 45, W05502, doi:10.1029/2008WR007396.

Raaflaub, L. and Valeo, C. 2009. “Theta Probe Calibration for Forest Floor Organic Matter.” Canadian Journal of Soil Science, 89(3):315-318.

McAllister, D. and Valeo, C. 2009. “Error and Quality Assessment for Remotely Sensed Estimates of Leaf Area Index.” Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing, 35(2): 141-151. (2nd Best Paper of 2009 for the CJRS).

Robinson, K., Valeo, C., Ryan, M.C., Chu, A. and Iwanyshyn, M. 2009. “Modelling Aquatic Vegetation and Dissolved Oxygen After A Flood Event in The Bow River Alberta, Canada.” Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 36:492-503.

He, J. and Valeo, C. 2009. “A Comparative Study of ANNs versus Parametric Methods in Rainfall Frequency Analysis.” Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 14(2):172-184. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)1084-0699(2009)14:2(172).

He, J., Valeo, C., Chu, A. and Neumann, N.F. 2009. “Water Quality Assessment in the Application of Stormwater Reuse for Irrigating Public Lands”, Water Quality Research Journal of Canada, 43 (2/3): 145-159.

Martin, Y., Valeo, C. and Tait, M. 2008. “Centimeter-scale digital representations of terrain and impacts on depression storage and runoff.” Catena, 75:223-233.

Raaflaub, L.D. and Valeo, C. 2008. “Assessing Factors That Influence Spatial Variations In Duff Moisture”, Hydrological Processes, 22:2874-2883.

Valeo, C., Xiang, Z., Bouchart, F.J.-C., Yeung, P. and Ryan, M.C. 2007. “Climate Change Impacts in the Elbow River Watershed”, Canadian Water Resources Journal, 32 (4):285-301.

St. Laurent, M.E. and Valeo, C. 2007. “Large Scale Distributed Watershed Modeling for Reservoir Operation in Cold Boreal Regions”, Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, 34(4): 525-538.

McAllister, D.M. and Valeo, C. 2007. “Introduction to a New Robust Method for the Remote Estimation of LAI in Montane and Boreal Forests.” International Journal of Remote Sensing 28(8): 1891-1905.

Poon, S.K.M and Valeo, C. 2006. “Investigation of the MODIS snow mapping algorithm during snowmelt in the northern boreal forest of Canada”. Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing, 32 (3): 254-267.

He, J. Valeo, C. Bouchart, F.J-C. 2006. “Enhancing Urban Infrastructure Investment Planning Practices For a Changing Climate”. Water Science and Technology Journal, 53 (10), 13-20.

Valeo, C., Skone, S. H., Ho, C.L.I., Poon, S.K.M. and Shrestha, S.M. 2005. “Estimating Snow Evaporation With GPS Derived Precipitable Water Vapour”. Journal of Hydrology, 307 (1-4): 196-203.

Ho, C.L.I. and Valeo, C.2005. “Observations of Urban Snow Processes”. Hydrological Processes, 19: 459-473.

Valeo, C. and Ho. C.L.I. 2004. “Modeling Urban Winter Runoff”. Journal of Hydrology, Vol. 299, (3-4): 237-251.

Valeo, C., Beaty, K. and Hesslein, R. 2003.  “Influence of forest fires on climate change studies on the central boreal forest of Canada”. Journal of Hydrology, 280, 91-104.

Valeo, C. and Moin, S.M.A. 2001. "Comparison of a conventional Hortonian model and a variable source area model intended for urban areas". ASCE, J. of Hydrologic Engineering, 6 (4), 328-335.

Valeo, C. and Tang. D.U.H. 2001. "Developing a regional correlation function for precipitation". Canadian Water Resources Journal, 26 (1), 1 - 16.

Valeo, C. and Moin, S.M.A. 2000. "Variable source area modelling in urban areas". Journal of Hydrology, 228, 68‑81.

Valeo, C. and Moin, S.M.A. 2000. "Grid resolution effects in a model integrating rural and urban areas". Hydrological Processes, 14 (14), 2505-2525.

Valeo, C. and Rasmussen, P. 2000. "Topographic influences on flood frequency analysis".  Canadian Water Resources Journal, 25 (4), 331-350.

Valeo, C., Baetz, B.W. and Tsanis, I.K. 1998. "A GIS based decision support system for recycling depot planning". Journal of Urban Planning and Development, 124, (2) 93‑99.