Journal of Hydrology has an open access mirror journal Journal of Hydrology X, sharing the same aims and scope, editorial team, submission system and rigorous peer review.

Journal of Hydrology publishes original research papers and comprehensive reviews in all the subfields of the hydrological sciences, including water based management and policy issues that impact on economics and society. These comprise, but are not limited to the physical, chemical, biogeochemical, stochastic and systems aspects of surface and groundwater hydrology, hydrometeorology, hydrogeology and hydrogeophysics. Relevant topics incorporating the insights and methodologies of disciplines such as climatology, water resource systems, ecohydrogy, geomorphology, soil science, instrumentation and remote sensing, data and information sciences, civil and environmental engineering are within scope. Social science perspectives on hydrological problems such as resource and ecological economics, sociology, psychology and behavioural science, management and policy analysis are also invited. Multi-and interdisciplinary analyses of hydrological problems are within scope. The science published in the Journal of Hydrology is relevant to catchment scales rather than exclusively to a local scale or site. Studies focused on urban hydrological issues are included.

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Editorial board

Editors-in-Chief

  • Professor Emmanouil Anagnostou
    Dept. of Civil and Environ. Eng., University of Connecticut, 261 Glenbrook Road, U-2037, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
  • Professor András Bárdossy
    Inst. für Wasserbau, University of Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 61, 70569, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Professor Marco Borga
    Dept. of Land, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry AGRIPOLIS, University of Padua, via dell'Università, 16, IT 35020, Legnaro (PD), Italy
  • Professor Corrado Corradini
    Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Perugia, Via Duranti 93, 06125, Perugia, Italy
  • Dr. Huaming Guo
    School of Water Resources and Environment, China University of Geosciences Beijing, 29 Xueyuan Rd, 100083, Beijing, China
  • Professor Peter Kitanidis
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, School of Engineering, Jerry Yang & Akiko Yamazaki Environment & Energy Building, Stanford University, 473 Via Ortega, Room 314, m/c 4020, Stanford, California, 94305-4020, USA
  • Professor Geoff Syme
    Edith Cowan University, 12 Virginia Court, Sandy Bay, Tasmania, 7005, Australia

Associate Editors

  • Dr. Amir AghaKouchak
    Hydroclimate Research Lab, University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
  • Dr. Vazken Andréassian
    Hydrosystems and Bioprocesses Research Unit (HBAN), Cemagref, Antony, France
  • Professor Sankar Arumugam
    Dept. of Civil, Construction, & Environmental Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
  • Professor Hazi Mohammad Azamathulla
    Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The University of the West Indies at St. Augustine, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
  • Dr. Habib A. Basha
    Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, American University of Beirut (AUB), Beirut, Lebanon
  • Professor Okke Batelaan
    School of the Environment, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • Professor Prosun Bhattacharya
    Department of Sustainable Development, Env. Science and Engineering, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Prof. Dr. Helge Bormann
    Jade University of Applied Sciences, Oldenburg, Germany
  • Professor Axel Bronstert
    Lehrstuhl Hydrologie und Klimatologie, University of Potsdam, Potsdam-Golm, Germany
  • Professor Michael Bruen
    School of Architecture, Landscape and Civil Engineering, University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland
  • Professor Philip Brunner
    Ctr. for Hydrogeology and Geothermics, University of Neuchatel, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • Dr. Nik Callow
    School of Earth and Environment, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  • Dr. Antonio Cancelliere
    Dipart. di Ingegneria Civile e Ambientale (DICA), University of Catania, Catania, Italy
  • Professor Fi-John Chang
    Dept. of Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • Professor Fateh Chebana
    Centre Eau, Terre et Environnement (ETE), Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS), Québec, Quebec, Canada
  • Professor Ji Chen
    Environmental Materials Research Group, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  • Dr. Mingjie Chen
  • Dr. Weiping Chen
    Research Center for Eco-Environmental Sciences (RCEES), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China
  • Professor George Constantinescu
    College of Engineering, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
  • Dr. Edoardo Daly
    Dept. of Civil Engineering, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
  • Dr. Felipe de Barros
    The Sonny Astani Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Professor Pedro Depetris
    Centro de Investigaciones Geoquímicas y de Procesos de la Superficie (CIGeS), Universidad Nacional de Cordoba (Argentina), Cordoba, Argentina
  • Professor Georgia Destouni
    Dept. of Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
  • Dr. Zoi Dokou
    Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
  • Dr. Alessio Domeneghetti
    Dept. of Civil, Chemicals, Environmental and Materials engineering, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
  • Dr. Jennifer Duan
    Dept. of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
  • Professor Subashisa Dutta
    Dept. of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, North Guwahati, India
  • Professor Saeid Eslamian
    College of Agriculture Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran
  • Professor Anne-Catherine Favre
    Ecole nationale supérieure de l’Energie, l’Eau et l’Environnement (ENSE3), Grenoble Institute of Technology (G-INP), Grenoble, France
  • Professor Félix Francés
    GIMHA (IIAMA-UPV), Polytechnical University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
  • Dr. Baptiste François
    Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
  • Professor Juan Vicente Giraldez
    Dept. of Agronomy, Universidad de Cordoba, Córdoba, Spain
  • Professor Rao Govindaraju
    School of Civil Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
  • Dr. Huade Guan
    School of the Environment, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
  • Dr. Joseph Guillaume
    Water & Development Research Group, Aalto University, Espoo, Finland
  • Prof. Dr. Uwe Haberlandt
    Inst. für Wasserwirtschaft, Hydrologie und landwirtschaftlichen Wasserbau, Leibniz University Hannover, Hannover, Germany
  • Assoc. Professor Dongmei Han
    Key Lab. of Water Cycle & Related Land Surface Processes, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China
  • Professor Li He
    State Key Laboratory of Hydraulic Engineering Simulation and Safety at Tianjin University, North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China
  • Professor Yang Hong
    School of Civil Engineering and Environmental Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, USA
  • Dr. Wei Hu
    Soil, Water & Environment Group, New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Professor Frédéric Huneau
    Research Centre Georges Péri, Université de Corse Pascal Paoli, AJACCIO, France
  • Professor Jiin-Shuh Jean
    Dept. of Earth Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • Dr. Kelly Kibler
    Dept. of Civil, Environmental, and Construction Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA
  • Prof. Dr. Kangjoo Kim
    Dept. of Environmental Engineering, Kunsan National University, Kunsan, The Republic of Korea
  • Dr. Pierre-Emmanuel Kirstetter
    National Weather Center, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Norman, Oklahoma, USA
  • Professor Tamotsu Kozaki
    Lab. of Nuclear and Env. Materials, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
  • Professor Magdeline Laba
    Inst. for Resource Information Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
  • Dr. Patrick Lachassagne
    Water Resources & Sustainability Dpt., Bundesanstalt, Evian-les-Bains, France
  • Professor Venkat Lakshmi
    School of the Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
  • Dr. John W. Lane
    Earth System Processes Division, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Storrs-Mansfield, Connecticut, USA
  • Dr. Patrick Lane
    School of Ecosystem and Forest Sciences, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
  • Dr. Andreas Langousis
    Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
  • Dr. David Le Maitre
    Natural Resources and the Environment, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Pretoria, South Africa
  • Assist. Prof. Jonghyun Harry Lee
    Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Hawaii at Mãnoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
  • Professor Qiuhua Liang
    School of Civil Engineering and Geosciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, England, UK
  • Professor Wei Cheng Lo
    Department of Hydraulic and Ocean Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • Professor Di Long
    State Key Laboratory of Hydroscience and Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
  • Dr. Chunhui Lu
    State Key Lab. of Hydrology-Water Resources and Hydraulic Engineering, Hohai University, Nanjing, China
  • Dr. Zhiming Lu
    Computational Earth Science Group (EES-16), Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA
  • Professor Jian Luo
    School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
  • Dr. Federico Maggi
    School of Civil Engineering, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Dr. Viviana Maggioni
    Sid and Reva Dewberry Dept. of Civil, Environmental & Infrastructure Engineering, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
  • Dr. Barbara Mahler
    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Austin, Texas, USA
  • Professor Giorgio Mannina
    Dipart. di Ingegneria Civile, Ambientale, Aerospaziale, University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
  • Dr. Francesco Marra
    Inst. of Earth Sciences, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Dr. Shreedhar Maskey
    Water Science and Engineering, IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, Delft, Netherlands
  • Dr. Christian Massari
    Research Institute for Geo-Hydrological Protection, National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Perugia, Italy
  • Dr. Jesús Mateo Lázaro
    Depto. de Ciencias de la Terra, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
  • Dr. Simon Mathias
    Department of Earth Sciences, Durham University, Durham, England, UK
  • Dr. Louise Maurice
    British Geological Survey, Wallingford, UK
  • Dr. Yiwen Mei
    Sid and Reva Dewberry Dept. of Civil, Environmental & Infrastructure Engineering, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
  • Dr. Ashok Mishra
    Dept. of Civil Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, USA
  • Dr. Peter Molnar
    Inst. of Environmental Engineering, Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Professor Hamid Moradkhani
    Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, USA
  • Professor Renato Morbidelli
    Dept. Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
  • Dr. Roger Moussa
    Laboratoire d'étude des Interactions entre Sol, Agrosystème et Hydrosystème (LISAH), French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Montpellier Cedex 2, France
  • Dr. Bibhash Nath
    School of Geosciences, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Dr. Purna Nayak
    National Institute of Hydrology, Kakinada, India
  • Professor Philippe Negrel
    Direction de la Recherche, BRGM, Orleans Cedex 01, France
  • Dr. Harald Neidhardt
    Dept. of Geosciences, University of Tuebingen, Tübingen, Germany
  • Dr. Efthymios Nikolopoulos
    Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
  • Professor Vahid Nourani
    Fac. of Civil Engineering, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
  • Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Nowak
    Inst. für Wasser- und Umweltsystemmodellierung, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
  • Dr. Anthony O'Grady
    Land and Water Flagship, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Hobart Tas, Australia
  • Dr. Francesca Pellicciotti
    Dept. of Geography and Environmental Sciences, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK
  • Dr. Daniele Penna
    Department of Agricultural, Food and Forestry Systems, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
  • Professor Rafael Pérez López
    Departamento de Geología, Universidad de Huelva, Huelva, Spain
  • Dr. Vincent Post
    Geozentrum Hannover, Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Hannover, Germany
  • Dr. Maria-Helena Ramos
    UR HYCAR, Nat. Research Inst. of S&T for Environment and Agriculture (IRSTEA), Antony, France
  • Professor Todd Rasmussen
    Fac. of Engineering, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
  • Assist. Prof. Saman Razavi
    Department of Civil and Geological Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • Dr. Fereidoun Rezanezhad
    Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sciences, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
  • Assoc. Professor Massimo Rolle
    Dept. of Environmental Engineering, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Lyngby, Denmark
  • Dr. Delphine Roubinet
    Geosciences Montpellier, National Center for Scientific Research, Montpellier, France
  • Dr. José Miguel Sánchez-Pérez
    Laboratoire d'Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Environnement (ECOLAB), , French National Centre for Scientific Research, Auzeville-Tolosane, France
  • Dr. Guy Schumann
    School of Geographical Sciences, University of Bristol, Clifton, Bristol, UK
  • Professor Niels Schütze
    Inst. für Hydrologie & Meteorologie, Technische Universität Dresden, Tharandt, Germany
  • Dr. Eylon Shamir
    Hydrologic Research Center, San Diego, California, USA
  • Dr. Ashish Sharma
    School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Dr. Xinyi Shen
    Dept. of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
  • Professor Mohsen Sherif
    Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, United Arab Emirates (UAE) University, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates
  • Professor Ewen Silvester
    Dept. of Environmental Management and Ecology, La Trobe University, Wodonga, Victoria, Australia
  • Professor Craig Simmons
    School of Chemistry, Physics and Earth Sciences, Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • Professor Jirka Simunek
    Dept. of Environmental Sciences, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, USA
  • Assoc. Professor Bellie Sivakumar
    School of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • H. Smith
    Cranfield Water Sciences Institute, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, UK
  • P.K. Srivastava
    NASA GSFC, Greenbelt, Maryland, USA and IESD, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
  • Dr. Jozsef Szilagyi
    University of Nebraska at Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
  • Professor Yasuto Tachikawa
    Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
  • Professor Gokmen Tayfur
    Fac. of Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology, Izmir, Turkey
  • Dr. Martin Thullner
    Dept. of Environmental Microbiology, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig, Germany
  • Dr. Fuqiang Tian
    Department of Hydraulic Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
  • Professor Marco Toffolon
    Department of Civil, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering, University of Trento, Trento, Italy
  • Dr. Christophe Tournassat
    D3E/SVP, Storage and deep geological settings unit, BRGM, Orléans, France
  • Professor Ioannis Tsanis
    Dept. of Civil Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • Dr. Karl Vanderlinden
    Centro Alameda del Obispo, Instituto de Investigación y Formación Agraria y Pesquera (IFAPA), Córdoba, Spain
  • Dr. Sergio Vicente-Serrano
    Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Instituto Pirenaico de Ecología (CSIC), Zaragoza, Spain
  • Dr. Todd Walter
    Dept. of Biological and Environmental Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
  • Dr. Dingbao Wang
    Dept. of Civil Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA
  • Dr. Jianzhong Wang
    Bay-Delta Office, California Department of Water Resources, Sacramento, California, USA
  • Dr. Shengping Wang
    Key Lab. of Regional Energy System Optimization, North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China
  • Assist. Prof. Shuo S. Wang (852) 3400-3896
    Dept. of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
  • Prof. Dr. Wenke Wang
    School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Chang'an University, Xi'an, China
  • Dr. Stephen Worthington
    Worthington Groundwater, Dundas, Ontario, Canada
  • Professor Chong-yu Xu
    Dept. of Geosciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
  • Dr. Tao Yang
    College of Hydrology and Water Resources, Hohai University, Nanjing, China
  • Dr. Yuting Yang
    Black Mountain Laboratories, CSIRO Land and Water, Canberra, New South Wales, Australia
  • Dr. Ming Ye
    Dept. of Scientific Computing, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
  • Dr. Hund-Der Yeh
    Inst. of Environmental Engineering, National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  • Dr. Sheng Yue
    HDM, South Florida Water Management District, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
  • Dr. Massimiliano Zappa
    Mountain Hydrology and Mass Movements, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
  • Dr. Ke Zhang
    College of Hydrology and Water Resources, Hohai University, Nanjing, China
  • Professor Qiang Zhang
    Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
  • Dr. Xiaodong Zhang
    School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Shandong University, Jinan, China
  • Dr. Ye Zhang
    Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, USA
  • Dr. Yongqiang Zhang
    CSIRO Land and Water, Black Mountain, Australian Capital Territory, Australia