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Baatz, D., W. Kurtz, H.-J. Hendricks Franssen, H. Vereecken, S. Kollet (2017), Catchment tomography - An approach for spatial parameter estimation, Advances in Water Resour., 107, 147-159, doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2017.06.006.

Baatz, R., H.-J. Hendricks Franssen, X. J. Han ; T. Hoar, H. Bogena, and H. Vereecken (2017), Evaluation of a cosmic-ray neutron sensor network for improved land surface model prediction, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 2509–2530, doi:10.5194/hess-21-2509-2017.

Fetzer, T., J. Vanderborght, K. Mosthaf, K. M. Smits, and R. Helmig (2017), Heat and water transport in soils and across the soil-atmosphere interface: 2. Numerical analysis, Water Resour. Res., 53, 1080–1100, doi:10.1002/2016WR019983.

Gebler, S., H.-J. Hendricks Franssen, S. J. Kollet, W. Qu, H. Vereecken (2017), High resolution modelling of soil moisture patterns with TerrSysMP: A comparison with sensor network data, J. Hydrol., 547, 309-331, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.01.048.

Gueting, N., T. Vienken, A. Klotzsche, J. van der Kruk, J. Vanderborght, J. Caers, H. Vereecken, and A. Englert (2017), High resolution aquifer characterization using crosshole GPR full-waveform tomography: Comparison with direct-push and tracer test data, Water Resour. Res., 53, doi:10.1002/2016WR019498.

Kollet, S., et al. (2017), The integrated hydrologic model intercomparison project, IH-MIP2: A second set of benchmark results to diagnose integrated hydrology and feedbacks, Water Resour. Res., 53, 867–890, doi:10.1002/2016WR019191.

Kurtz, W., A. Lapin, O. S. Schilling, et al. (2017), Integrating hydrological modelling, data assimilation and cloud computing for real-time management of water resources, J Environmental Modelling & Software, 93, 418-435, doi:10.1016/j.envsoft.2017.03.011

Post, H., J. A. Vrugt, A. Fox, H. Vereecken, and H.-J. Hendricks Franssen (2017), Estimation of Community Land Model parameters for an improved assessment of net carbon fluxes at European sites, J. Geophys. Res. Biogeosci., 122, 661–689, doi:10.1002/2015JG003297.

Sulis, M., J. L. Williams, P. Shrestha, et al. (2017), Coupling Groundwater, Vegetation, and Atmospheric Processes: A Comparison of Two Integrated Models, J. Hydrometeorol., 18(5), 1489-1511, doi:org/10.1175/JHM-D-16-0159.1.

Vanderborght, J., T. Fetzer, K. Mosthaf, K. M. Smits, and R. Helmig (2017), Heat and water transport in soils and across the soil-atmosphere interface: 1. Theory and different model concepts, Water Resour. Res., 53, 1057–1079, doi:10.1002/2016WR019982.


Bick, T., et al. (2016), Assimilation of 3D radar reflectivities with an ensemble Kalman filter on the convective scale, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc., 142(696), 1490–1504, doi:10.1002/qj.2751.

Burs, D., J. Bruckmann, T. R. Ruede (2016), Developing a structural and conceptual model of a tectonically limited karst aquifer: a hydrogeological study of the Hastenrather Graben near Aachen, Germany, Environ. Earth Sci., 75(18), 1253, doi:10.1007/s12665-016-6039-x.

Eicker, A, E. Forootan, A. Springer, L. Longuevergne, and J. Kusche (2016), Does GRACE see the terrestrial water cycle "intensifying"?, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121(2), 733-745, doi:10.1002/2015JD023808.

Eicker, A., and A. Springer (2016), Monthly and sub-monthly hydrological variability: in-orbit validation by GRACE level 1B observations, J. Geod., 90, 573, doi:10.1007/s00190-016-0895-8.

Fang, Z., H. Bogena, S. J. Kollet, and H. Vereecken (2016), Scale dependent parameterization of soil hydraulic conductivity in 3D simulation of hydrological processes in a forested headwater catchment, J. Hydrol., 536, 365–375, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.03.020.

Ferguson, I. M., J. L. Jefferson, R. M. Maxwell, and S. J. Kollet (2016), Effects of root water uptake formulation on simulated water and energy budgets at local and basin scales, Environ. Earth Sci., 75, 316, doi:10.1007/s12665-015-5041-z.

Han, X. J., et al. (2016), Simultaneous soil moisture and properties estimation for a drip irrigated field by assimilating cosmic-ray neutron intensity, J. Hydrol., 539, 611–624, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.05.050.

Keune, J., F. Gasper, K. Goergen, A. Hense, P. Shrestha, M. Sulis, and S. J. Kollet (2016), Studying the influence of groundwater representations on land surface-atmosphere feedbacks during the European heat wave in 2003, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 121, 13,301–13,325, doi:10.1002/2016JD025426.

Knist, S., et al. (2016), Land-atmosphere coupling in EURO-CORDEX evaluation experiments, J. Geophys. Res. Atmos., 122, doi:10.1002/2016JD025476.

Koch, J., T. Cornelissen, Z. Fang, H. Bogena, B. Diekkrüger, S. J. Kollet, and S. Stisen (2016), Inter-comparison of three distributed hydrological models with respect to seasonal variability of soil moisture patterns at a small forested catchment, J. Hydrol., 533, 234–249, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.12.002.

Kollet, S. J. (2016), Technical note: Inference in hydrology from entropy balance considerations, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 20(7), 2801–2809, doi:10.5194/hess-20-2801-201s6.

Kurtz, W., G. He, S. J. Kollet, R. M. Maxwell, H. Vereecken, and H.-J. Hendricks Franssen (2016), TerrSysMP–PDAF (version 1.0): a modular high-performance data assimilation framework for an integrated land surface–subsurface model, Geosci. Model Dev., 9(4), 1341–1360, doi:10.5194/gmd-9-1341-2016.

Maxwell, R. M., L. E. Condon, S. J. Kollet, K. Maher, R. Haggerty, and M. M. Forrester (2016), The imprint of climate and geology on the residence times of groundwater, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43(2), 701–708, doi:10.1002/2015GL066916.

Rahman, M., M. Sulis, and S. J. Kollet (2016), Evaluating the dual-boundary forcing concept in subsurface-land surface interactions of the hydrological cycle, Hydrol. Process., 30(10), 1563–1573, doi:10.1002/hyp.10702.

Vereecken, H., et al. (2016), Modeling Soil Processes: Review, Key Challenges, and New Perspectives, Vadose Zone J., 15(5), doi:10.2136/vzj2015.09.0131.


Beringer, J., et al. (2015), Fire in Australian savannas: From leaf to landscape, Glob. Chang. Biol., 21(1), 62–81, doi:10.1111/gcb.12686.

Bierkens, M. F. P., V. A. Bell, P. Burek, et al. (2015), Hyper-resolution global hydrological modelling: What is next?: “Everywhere and locally relevant”, Hydrol. Process., 29(2), 310–320, doi: 10.1002/hyp.10391.

Fang, Z., H. Bogena, S. J. Kollet, J. Koch, and H. Vereecken (2015), Spatio-temporal validation of long-term 3D hydrological simulations of a forested catchment using empirical orthogonal functions and wavelet coherence analysis, J. Hydrol., 529, 1754–1767, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.08.011.

Gueting, N., A. Klotzsche, J. van der Kruk, J. Vanderborght, H. Vereecken, and A. Englert (2015), Imaging and characterization of facies heterogeneity in an alluvial aquifer using GPR full-waveform inversion and cone penetration tests, J. Hydrol., 524, 680–695, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.03.030.

Han, X., J.-H. Hendricks Franssen, R. Rosolem, R. Jin, X. Li, and H. Vereecken (2015), Correction of systematic model forcing bias of CLM using assimilation of cosmic-ray Neutrons and land surface temperature: a study in the Heihe Catchment, China, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 19(1), 615-629, doi:10.5194/hess-19-615-2015.

Katragkou, E., et al. (2015), Regional climate hindcast simulations within EURO-CORDEX: evaluation of a WRF multi-physics ensemble, Geosci. Model Dev., 8(3), 603–618, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-603-2015.

Maxwell, R. M., L. E. Condon, and S. J. Kollet (2015), A high-resolution simulation of groundwater and surface water over most of the continental US with the integrated hydrologic model ParFlow v3, Geosci. Model Dev., 8(3), 923–937, doi:10.5194/gmd-8-923-2015.

Prein, A. F., et al. (2015), A review on regional convection-permitting climate modeling: Demonstrations, prospects, and challenges., Rev. Geophys., 53(2), 323–361, doi:10.1002/2014RG000475.

Rahman, M., M. Sulis, and S. J. Kollet (2015), The subsurface-land surface-atmosphere connection under convective conditions, Advances in Water Resour., 83, 240-249, doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.06.003.

Shrestha, P., M. Sulis, C. Simmer, and S. J. Kollet (2015), Impacts of grid resolution on surface energy fluxes simulated with an integrated surface-groundwater flow model, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 19(10), 4317-4326, doi:10.5194/hess-19-4317-2015.

Simmer, C., et al. (2015), Monitoring and Modeling the Terrestrial System from Pores to Catchments: The Transregional Collaborative Research Center on Patterns in the Soil–Vegetation–Atmosphere System, Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc., 96(10), 1765–1787, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-13-00134.1.

Sulis, M., M. Langensiepen, A. Schickling, C. Simmer, and S. J. Kollet (2015), Evaluating the influence of plant-specific physiological parameterizations on the partitioning of land surface energy fluxes, J. Hydrometeorol., 16(2), 517-533, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-14-0153.1.

Tang, Q., W. Kurtz, P. Brunner, H. Vereecke,n and H.-J. Hendricks Franssen (2015), Characterisation of river-aquifer exchange fluxes: The role of spatial patterns of riverbed hydraulic conductivities, J. Hydrol., 531, 111-123, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.08.019.

van der Kruk, J., N. Gueting, A. Klotzsche, et al. (2015), Quantitative Multi-Layer Electromagnetic Induction Inversion and Full-Waveform Inversion of Crosshole Ground Penetrating Radar Data, J. Earth Sci., 26(6), 844-850, doi:10.1007/s12583-015-0610-3.

Vereecken, H., J. A. Huisman, H.-J. Hendricks Franssen, N. Brüggemann, H. R. Bogena, S. Kollet, M. Javaux, J. van der Kruk, and J. Vanderborght (2015), Soil hydrology: Recent methodological advances, challenges, and perspectives, Water Resour. Res., 51(4), 2616–2633, doi:10.1002/2014WR016852.


Gasper, F., K. Goergen, P. Shrestha, M. Sulis, J. Rihani, M. Geimer, and S. J. Kollet (2014), Implementation and scaling of the fully coupled Terrestrial Systems Modeling Platform (TerrSysMP v1.0) in a massively parallel supercomputing environment - A case study on JUQUEEN (IBM Blue Gene/Q), Geosci. Model Dev., 7(5), 2531–2543, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-2531-2014.

Klotzsche, A., J. van der Kruk, J. Bradford, and H. Vereecken (2014), Detection of spatially limited high-porosity layers using crosshole GPR signal analysis and full-waveform inversion, Water Resour. Res., 50(8), 6966–6985, doi:10.1002/2013WR015177.

Kotlarski, S., K. Keuler, O. B. Christensen, A. Colette, M. Déqué, A. Gobiet, K. Goergen, D. Jacob, D. Lüthi, E. van Meijgaard, G. Nikulin, C. Schär, C. Teichmann, R. Vautard, K. Warrach-Sagi, and V. Wulfmeyer, (2014), Regional climate modeling on European scales: a joint standard evaluation of the EURO-CORDEX RCM ensemble Geosci. Model Dev., 7(4), 1297–1333, doi:10.5194/gmd-7-1297-2014.

Kurtz, W., H.-J. Hendricks Franssen, H.-P. Kaiser, and H. Vereecken (2014), Joint assimilation of piezometric heads and groundwater temperatures for improved modeling of river-aquifer interactions, Water Resour. Res., 50(2), 1665–1688, doi:10.1002/2013WR014823.

Maxwell, R. M., et al. (2014), Surface-subsurface model intercomparison: A first set of benchmark results to diagnose integrated hydrology and feedbacks, Water Resour. Res., 50(2), 1531–1549, doi:10.1002/2013WR013725.

Rahman, M., M. Sulis, and S. J. Kollet (2014), The concept of dual-boundary forcing in land surface-subsurface interactions of the terrestrial hydrologic and energy cycles, Water Resour. Res., 50(11), 8531-8548, doi:10.1002/2014WR015738,

Schröder, N., N. Lazarovitch, J. Vanderborght, H. Vereecken, and M. Javaux (2014), Linking transpiration reduction to rhizosphere salinity using a 3D coupled soil-plant model, Plant Soil, 377(1-2), 277–293, doi:10.1007/s11104-013-1990-8.

Shrestha, P., M. Sulis, M. Masbou, S. J. Kollet, and C. Simmer (2014), A scale-consistent Terrestrial Systems Modeling Platform based on COSMO, CLM and ParFlow, Mon. Weather Rev., 142(9), 3466–3483, doi:10.1175/MWR-D-14-00029.1.

Springer, A., J. Kusche, K. Hartung, C. Ohlwein, and L. Longuevergne (2014), New Estimates of Variations in Water Flux and Storage over Europe Based on Regional (Re)Analyses and Multisensor Observations, J. Hydrometeorol., 141006071153004, doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-14-0050.1.

von Hebel, C., S. Rudolph, A. Mester, J. A. Huisman, P. Kumbhar, H. Vereecken, and J. van der Kruk (2014), Three-dimensional imaging of subsurface structural patterns using quantitative large-scale multiconfiguration electromagnetic induction data, Water Resour. Res., 50(3), 2732–2748, doi:10.1002/2013WR014864.


Goergen, K., J. Beersma, L. Hoffmann, and J. Junk (2013), ENSEMBLES-based assessment of regional climate effects in Luxembourg and their impact on vegetation, Clim. Change, 119(3-4), 761–773, doi:10.1007/s10584-013-0756-x.

Rötzer, T., Y. Liao, K. Goergen, G. Schüler, and H. Pretzsch (2013), Modelling the impact of climate change on the productivity and water-use efficiency of a central European beech forest, Clim. Res., 58(1), 81–95, doi:10.3354/cr01179.

Vautard, R., et al. (2013), The simulation of European heat waves from an ensemble of regional climate models within the EURO-CORDEX project, Clim. Dyn., 41(9-10), 2555–2575, doi:10.1007/s00382-013-1714-z.

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