Dr. Christopher Thornton

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  Refereed Journal Articles Top
34 Cox, A.L., E.G. Kullberg, K.A. MacKenzie, C.I. Thornton, (2014). "Stage-discharge Rating Equation for an Elliptical Sharp-crested Weir." ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)IR.1943-4774.0000730. June 2014. 2014
33 Cox, A.L. and C.I. Thornton, (2014) "Articulated Concrete Block Stability Analysis for Embankment-Overtopping Conditions" ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0000844. May 2014. 2014
32 Scurlock, S. Michael, C.I. Thornton, D.C. Baird, S.R. Abt, (Accepted, Awaiting Publication). "Quantification of Transverse In-stream Structure Hydraulics" Submitted to the ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, April 2014. 2014
31 Scurlock, S. Michael, C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, (Accepted, Awaiting Publication). "One-dimensional Modeling Techniques for Three-dimensional Grade-control Structures." Submitted to the ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, August 2014. 2014
30 Thornton, C.I., S.R. Abt, B.N. Scholl and T.R. Bender, (2013). "Enhancing Stone Size for Overtopping Flow." ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)HY.1943-7900.0000830. October 2013. 2013
29 Abt, Steven R., C.I. Thornton, B.N. Scholl and T.R. Bender. "Evaluation of Overtopping RipRap Design Relationships." Journal of the American Water Resources Association, 49(4):923--937; DOI: 10.1111/jawr.12074. June 2013 2013
28 Cox, A.L., C.I. Thornton and S.R. Abt., (2013). "Supercritical Flow Measurement Using Large Parshall Flumes." ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering. DOI: 10.1061(ASCE)IR.1943-4774.0000605. August 2013 2013
27 Scholl, B.N., G.A. Holt, C.I. Thornton, and Sara Duke "Hydromulch Blends Using Agricultural Byproducts: Performance Implications of Cotton Quantity." Journal of Cotton Science, Vol. 17:302--308. 2013 2013
26 Comport, B.C., and C.I. Thornton, (2012). "Hydraulic Efficiency of Grate and Curb Inlets for Urban Storm Drainage." ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, Vol. 138, No. 10, pp. 878-884, October. 2012
25 Scholl, B.N., G.A. Holt, and C.I. Thornton. (2012). "Screening Study of Cotton-Based Hydromulch Blends." Journal of Cotton Science, Vol. 16, pp. 249-254. 2012
24 Scurlock, S.M., C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (2012). "Equilibrium Scour Downstream of Three-dimensional Grade-control Structures." ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 138(2), pp 167-176. 2012
23 Thornton, C.I., Meneghetti, A.M., Collins, K., Abt, S.R., and Scurlock, S.M. "Stage-Discharge Relationships for U-, A-, and W-Weirs in Un-submerged Flow Conditions." Journal of the American Water Resources Association. 2011
22 Thornton, C.I., Pierce, M.W., and Abt, S.R. "Enhanced Predictions for Peak Outflow from Breached Embankment Dams." ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 81-88. 2011
21 Comport, B.C., and C.I. Thornton, (Accepted, Awaiting Publication). "Hydraulic Efficiency of Grate and Curb Inlets for Urban Storm Drainage." Submitted to the ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, November 2010. 2011
20 Scurlock, S.M., C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (Accepted, Awaiting Publication, Expected February 2012). "Equilibrium Scour Downstream of Three-Dimensional Grade-Control Structures." Submitted to the ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 2009. 2011
19 Thornton, C.I., Pierce, M.W. and Abt, S.R. Enhanced Predictions for Peak Outflow from Breached Embankment Dams. Tech. Note. ASCE Journal of Hydrology 2009
18 Scholl, B.N., Thronton, C.I. and Baryluk, G. Mannings Roughness Value for Large Diameter Corrugated HDPE Pipe. Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board 2009
17 Scurlock, S.M. and Thornton, C.I. Equilibrium Scour Downstream of Three-dimensional Grade-control Structures. ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering 2009
16 Pierce, M.W., Thornton, C.I., and Abt, S.R. Enhancement of Embankment Dam-breach Relationships. ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering 2009
15 Thornton, C.I., Smith, B., Abt, S.R., and Robeson, M.D. Supercritical Flow Measurement Using a Small Parshall Flume. ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, 135, No. 5, pp. 683-692 2009
14 Kinzli, K.D. and Thronton, C.I. Predicting Velocity in Bendway Weir Eddy Fields. River Research and Applications, Paper ID RRA-09-0005, doi 10.1002/rra.1289. 2009
13 Pierce, M.W., Thornton, C.I., and Abt, S.R. “Enhancement of Embankment Dam-breach Relationships.” ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. 2009
12 Abt, S.R., Thornton, C.I., Gallegos, H., and Ullmann, C. (2008). "Round-shaped Riprap Stabilization in Overtopping Flow." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 134, No. 8, pp. 1035-1041. 2008
11 Thornton, C.I., and Abt, S.R. (2008). "Gully Intrusion Into Reclaimed Slopes: A Long-term Time Averaged Calculation Procedure." Journal of Energy Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 134, No. 1, pp. 15-23, March. 2008
10 Thornton, C.I., Robeson, M.D., and Abt, S.R. "Enhanced Pressure Flow Deck Scour Predictions at Bridges." Submitted to the ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 2007
9 Abt, S.R., Thornton, C.I., Gallegos, H., and Ullmann, C. (In Review). "Round-shaped Riprap Stabilization in Overtopping Flow." Submitted to the ASCE Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, November 2005. 2005
8 Abt, S.R., Leech, J.R., Thornton, C.I., and Lipscomb, C.M. (2001). "Articulated Concrete Block Stability Testing." Journal of the American Water Resources Association, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 27-34, February. 2001
7 Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., Morris, C.E., and Fischenich, J.C. (2000). "Calculating Shear Stress at Channel-Overbank Interfaces in Straight Channels with Vegetated Floodplains." Jounral of Hydraulic Engineering, Vol. 126, No. 12, pp. 929-936, December. 2000
6 Leech, J.R., Abt, S.R., Thornton, C.I., and Combs, P.G. (1999). "Developing Confidence in Concrete Revetment Products for Bank Stabilization." Journal of the American Water Resources Association, Vol. 35, No. 4, pp. 877-885, August. 1999
5 Abt, S.R., Johnson, T.L., Thornton, C.I., and Trabant, S.C. (1998). "Riprap Sizing at the Toe of Embankment Slopes." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 124, No. 7, pp. 672-677, July. 1998
4 Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., and Clary, W.P. (1997). "Vegetation Influence on Small Stream Siltation." Journal of the American Water Resources Association, Vol. 33, No. 6, December. 1997
3 Clary, W.P., Thornton, C.I., and Abt, S.R. (1996). "Riparian Forage Stubble Height and Recovery of Degraded Streambanks." Rangelands, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 137-140, August. 1996
2 Abt, S.R., Thornton, C.I., and Johnson, T.L. (1995). "Estimating Drainage Area on Steep Uniform Slopes." AWRA Water Resources Bulletin, Vol. 31, No. 1, pp. 53-58, February. 1995
1 Abt, S.R., Clary, W.P., and Thornton, C.I. (1994). "Sediment Deposition and Entrapment in Vegetated Streambeds." Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 120, No. 6, pp. 1098-1111, November/December. 1994
 
  Non-Refereed Journal Articles / Chapters / Proceedings / Transactions Top
90 Thornton, C. I., Hughes, S. A., Scholl, B. N., and Youngblood, N. (2014). "Estimating Grass Slope Resiliency During Levee Wave Overtopping: Results from Full-Scale Overtopping Simulator Testing," Proceedings of the 34th Coastal Engineering Conference, June 15-20, Seoul, South Korea. 2014
89 Thornton, C. I., Hughes, S. A., and Beasley, J. S. (2014). "Full-Scale Wave Overtopping Resiliency of Grass Established on Sandy Soils," Proceedings of the IAHR 3rd Europe Congress, International Association for Hydraulic Research, April 14-16, Porto, Portugal. 2014
88 Thornton, C.I. and Hughes, S.A., (2013) "Dynamic Wave Overtopping Tests for Sandy Reservoir Embankments Exposed to Tropical Cyclones." Presented at ICE Breakwaters conference, September 17-20, Edinburgh, Scotland. 2013
87 Hughes, S. A., Thornton, C. I., Scholl, B. N., Youngblood, N., Beasley, J. S., Tucker, R., and Van der Meer, J. W. (2013). "Wave Overtopping Resiliency of Grass and Turf Reinforcement Mats on Sandy Soils," Proceedings of Coasts, Marine Structures and Breakwaters 2013 Conference, Institution of Civil Engineers, September 17-20, Edinburgh, Scotland. 2013
86 Flikweert, J., Thornton, C. I., Beasley, J. S., Rowlette, R. A., Kluskens, R., and Hughes, S. A. (2013). "Resiliency Against Overtopping -- Determining the Need for Armoring on the Levees of New Orleans," Proceedings of Coasts, Marine Structures and Breakwaters 2013 Conference, Institution of Civil Engineers, September 17-20, Edinburgh, Scotland. 2013
85 Thornton, C.I. and Hughes, S.A., (2013) "Resiliency of Grass and Turf Mats During Levee Wave Overtopping." Presented at Coasts and Ports Conference, September 9-13, Manly, Australia. 2013
84 Thornton, C.I. and Hughes, S.A., (2013) "Armoring Lessons Learned from Full-Scale Hydraulic Testing; Whenis Overtopping Protection Needed." Presented at ICOLD Conference, August 16, Seattle, WA. 2013
83 Youngblood, N.A., Thornton, C. I., Hughes, S.A., Scholl, B.N., Beasley, J.S. (2013) "Results of Full Scale Wave Overtopping Simulation on Levee Slopes with Vegetative and Manufactured Protective Cover." Association of State Dam Safety Officials, September 7-12, Providence, RI. 2013
82 Thornton, C.I., (2013) "Modeling in a Hydraulics Lab" FEMA National Dam Safety Seminar, February 19-22, Baltimore, MD. 2013
81 Thornton, C.I., (2013) "Vegetative Cover and Turf Reinforcement Mats" FEMA National Dam Safety Seminar, February 19-22, Baltimore, MD. 2013
80 Hughes, S.A., Scholl, B.N. and Thornton, C.I. (2012) "Wave Overtopping Hydraulic Parameters on Protected-Side Slopes." Presented at the USSD (United States Society on Dams) Dams and Levee Conference, April 24-29, New Orleans, LA. 2012
79 Thornton, C.I., Hughes, S.A., and Scholl, B.N. (2012) "Full Scale Testing of Levee Resiliency During Wave Overtopping." Presented at the ICSE-6 (International Conference on Scour and Erosion), August 27-31, Paris, France. 2012
78 Thornton, C.I., Ursic, M.E., Baird, D., Sin, K., and Abt, S.R. (2012) "Evaluating Boundary Shear Stresses in Natural-Shaped Channel Bendways." Presented at ASCE-EWRI World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, May 20-24, Albuquerque, NM. 2012
77 Scurlock, S.M., Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., Baird, D., and Abt, S.R. (2012) "Maximum Velocity Effects from Vane-Dike Installations in Channel Bends." Presented at ASCE-EWRI World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, May 20-24, Albuquerque, NM. 2012
76 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., Woidt, J.L., MacKenzie, K.A. and Mommandi, A. (2012) "Physical Modeling and Evaluation of Hydraulic Efficiencies for Colorado Department of Transportation Type C and D Median Inlets." Presented at STORMCON, August 19-23, Denver, CO. 2012
75 Thornton, C.I., Hughes, S.A., Abt, S.R., and Scholl, B.N. (2012) "Evaluating Earthen Levee Erosion Resistance in the Colorado State University Wave Overtopping Simulator." Presented at the Association of State Dam Safety Officials, September 17, Denver, CO. 2012
74 Scholl, B.N., Thornton, C.I., and Hughes, S.A. (2012) "Full-Scale Hydraulic Measurements of Wave Overtopping Flows in the Colorado State University Wave Overtopping Simulator." Presented at the ASCE-EWRI Hydraulic Measurement & Experimental Methods Conference, August 13-15, Snowbird, UT. 2012
73 Hughes, S.A., Thornton, C.I., van der Meer, J., and Scholl, B.N. (2012) "Improvements in Describing Wave Overtopping Process." Presented at the International Conference for Coastal Engineering, June 29-July 7, Santander, Spain. 2012
72 Thornton, C.I., Scholl, B.N., Hughes, S.A. and Abt, S.R. (2012) "Full-Scale Testing of Levee Resiliency During Wave Overtopping." Presented at the USSD (United States Society on Dams) Dams and Levee Conference, April 24-29, New Orleans, LA. 2012
71 Scholl, B. N., Hughes, S. A. and Thornton, C.I. (2012) "Testing Levee Slope Resiliency at the New Colorado State Wave Overtopping Test Facility." Presented at Hydrology Days, March 21-23 2012. Fort Collins, CO. 2012
70 Thornton, C.I., van der Meer, J., Scholl, B.N., Hughes, S.A., and Abt, S.R. (2011). "Testing Levee Slope Resiliency at the new Colorado State University Wave Overtopping Facility." Presented at the Coastal Structure Conference, September 4-9, Yokohama, Japan. 2011
69 Van der Meer, J., Thornton, C.I., and Hughes, S.A. (2011). "Design and Operation of the U.S. Wave Overtoping Simulator." Presented at the Coastal Structure Conference, September 4-9, Yokohama, Japan. 2011
68 Cox, A.L., Turner, M.D., and Thornton, C.I. (2011). "New Scour Protection Technology -- How does it Stack Up?" Presented at International Erosion Control Association Environmental Connection 2011 Conference, February 22-24, Orlando, FL. 2011
67 Scurlock, M.S., Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Baird, D.C. (2011). "Maximum Outer-bank Velocity Reduction for Vane-dike Fields Installed in Channel Bends." Presented at AGU Hydrology Days 2011, March 21-23, Fort Collins, CO. 2011
66 Turner, M.D., Cox, A.L., and Thornton, C.I. (2011). "Development of Transition Mat Scour Protection Design Methodology and Comparison to the State-of-the-practice." Presented at AGU Hydrology Days 2011, March 21-23, Fort Collins, CO. 2011
65 Woidt, J.L., Cox, A.L., and Thornton, C.I. (2011). "Evaluation of Sedimentation and Erosion Trends in the Sacramento River near the M&T/Llano Seco Pump Station." Presented at AGU Hydrology Days 2011, March 21-23, Fort Collins, CO. 2011
64 Scholl, B.N., Holt, G.A. and Thornton, C.I. (2011). "Screening Study of Select Cotton-Based Hydromulch Blends Using the Cross-Linked Biofiber Process." To be presented at International Symposium on Erosion and Landscape Evolution 2011 Conference, September 18-21, Anchorage, AK. 2011
63 Scholl, B.N., and Thornton, C.I. “Manning’s Roughness Value for Large Diameter Corrugated HDPE Pipe.” Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting 2010, Washington, DC, January 10-14, Paper #10-2349, in the TRB 89th Annual Meeting Compendium of Papers DVD. 2010
62 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Turner, M.D. “New Scour Protection Technology – How Does it Stack Up?” Presented at the 2010 National Hydraulic Engineering Conference (NHEC), Park City, UT, August 31 - September 3. 2010
61 Invited speaker presenting "Levee Overtopping Protection" at the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Coasts, Oceans, Ports, and Rivers Institute (COPRI) Conference on Levee Overtopping in Memphis, TN, November 14-17, 2010. 2010
60 Presented paper "Erosion Control and TRMs 101" at the International Erosion Control Association (IECA) Environmental Connection 2010 (EC10), in Dallas, TX, February 19, 2010. 2010
59 Presented "The ABCs of ACBs" and conducted erosion control training seminars entitled "Hard Armor and Engineered Solutions" in Portland, OR, during June 14-16, 2010 and in Fresno, CA, June 22-25, 2010. 2010
58 Invited panelist for the Pre-conference Two-day Certification Workshop "Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC) Review Course" at the 2010 StormCon Conference (The North American Surface Water Quality Conference and Exposition) in San Antonio, TX, August 1-5, 2010. 2010
57 Scholl, B.N., C.I. Thornton, and B. King, (2009). "Overtopping Flow Protection." CE News, Professional Development Series, August, 8 pp. 2009
56 Presented "Colorado State University Hydraulic Modeling and Analysis Summary" at the Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation in Albuquerque, NM, on November 18, 2009. 2009
55 Presented "Colorado State University Hydraulic Modeling and Analysis Summary" for members of Erosion Tech, LLC, and Leggett and Platt in Des Moines, IA, on December 17, 2009. 2009
54 Cox, A.L., and Thornton, C.I. "Large-scale Physical Modeling of Rock Grade Control Structures." Poster presented at the ASCE World Environmental & Water Resources Congress 2008, May 12-16, Honolulu, HI. 2008
53 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Eriksen, K.W. "Effectiveness of Artificial Substrate in Capturing and Retaining Sturgeon Eggs." Presented at the ASCE World Environmental & Water Resources Congress 2008, May 12-16, Honolulu, HI. 2008
52 Clopper, P.E., and Thornton, C.I. "Water Quality Aspects of Partially Grouted Riprap." Presented at the ASCE World Environmental & Water Resources Congress 2008, May 12-16, Honolulu, HI. 2008
51 Kimbrel, S.W., Thornton, C.I., and Cox, A.L. "Investigation of Lateral Channel Migration and Sedimentation with Physical Modeling: M&T Pump Station on the Sacramento River." Poster presented at the ASCE World Environmental & Water Resources Congress 2008, May 12-16, Honolulu, HI. 2008
50 Eriksen, K.W., Coburn, A.A., Cox, A.L., and Thornton, C.I. "The Use of Physical Modeling to Design Kootenai River White Sturgeon Spawning Habitat." Presented at the ASCE World Environmental & Water Resources Congress 2008, May 12-16, Honolulu, HI. 2008
49 Scholl, B.N. and C.I. Thornton, (2008). "Scour in Bottomless Culverts." CE News, Professional Development Series, December, 8 pp. 2008
48 Attended and presented "Partnering in Research: Instream Flow Control Structures" at the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, 2008 National Hydraulic Engineering Conference in Portland, ME, on August 26-29, 2008. 2008
47 Invited presenter at the Fourth International Conference on Scour and Erosion (ICSE-4) 2008 in Tokyo, Japan, on November 5-7, 2008. 2008
46 "Hydraulics of Bendway Weirs." in: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on River Basin Management, River Basin Management 2007, Kos, Greece, May 23-25. 2007
45 Cox, A.L., and Thornton, C.I. (2006). "Overtopping Analysis -- The State of the Practice." Proc. of the 2006 Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, Boston, MA, September 11-14. 2006
44 Thornton, C.I., Baird, D.C., Abt, S.R., and Padilla, R.S. (2006). "The Hydraulics of Bendway Weirs." Presented at the Joint Federal Interagency Conferences 2006 (3rd Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference and the 8th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference), Reno, NV, April 2-5. 2006
43 Invited to make a presentation entitled "Dam Overtopping Design" at the GE06 Geosynthetic Conference sponsored by Terrafix Geosynthetics Inc., in Toronto, Canada, on February 28 -- March 2, 2006. 2006
42 Presented paper entitled "The Hydraulics of Bendway Weirs" at the Joint Federal Interagency Conferences 2006 (3rd Federal Interagency Hydrologic Modeling Conference and the 8th Federal Interagency Sedimentation Conference), in Reno, NV, on April 2-5, 2006. 2006
41 Invited to make a presentation entitled "Proper Use of Manufacturers Bench Test Results in Design Applications" at the 2nd National Hydraulic Engineering Conference (50 Years of Highway Hydraulics: Where We've Been and Where We're Going), in San Diego, CA, on August 29 - September 1, 2006. 2006
40 Invited to make a presentation entitled "Overtopping Analysis -- The State of the Practice" at the 2006 Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, in Boston, MA, on September 11-14, 2006. 2006
39 Boroughs, C.B., and Thornton, C.I. (2005). "Formation of Sediment Plugs at Constrictions in Alluvial Rivers." Presented at the AWRA 2005 Annual Water Resources Conference, Seattle, WA, November 7-10, 4 p. 2005
38 Thornton, C.I., Heintz, M.L., Abt, S.R., Baird, D.C., and Padilla, R.S. (2005). "Effects of Bendway Weir Characteristics on Resulting Flow Conditions." Proceedings of the ASCE World Water & Environmental Resources Congress (CD ROM), Anchorage, AK, May 15-19. 2005
37 Lipscomb, C.M., Thornton, C.I., Nelsen, R.J., and Abt, S.R. (2005). "Development of Vegetated Systems and Engineered Vegetated Systems Testing Protocol in Channelized Flow." In: Proceedings of the ASCE Geo-Frontiers 2005 (CD ROM), Austin, TX, January 24-26. 2005
36 Invited to make two presentations entitled "The ABC's of ACB's -- Articulating Concrete Block Design Considerations" and "A-Jacks Concrete Armour Units for Erosion Control Applications" at the Geosynthetics Symposium for Terrafix Geosynthetics Inc., Toronto, Canada, March 1-2, 2005. 2005
35 Presented paper entitled "Effects of Bendway Weir Characteristics on Resulting Flow Conditions" at the ASCE World & Environmental Resources Congress, in Anchorage, AK, on May 13-19, 2005. 2005
34 Invited to make a presentation entitled "Manufactured BMPs: ASTM to the Rescue" at the Transportation Research Board Stormwater Management for Highways Symposium, in Bonita Springs, FL, on July 10-15, 2005. 2005
33 Invited to make a presentation entitled "ABCs of ACBs" at the Association of State Dam Safety Officials Annual Conference, in Orlando, FL, on September 25-27, 2005. 2005
32 Invited to present a seminar at the Iowa Institute of Hydraulic Research, University of Iowa, in Cedar Rapid, IA, on October 28-29, 2004. 2004
31 Lipscomb, C.M., Thornton, C.I., Theisen, M.S., and Abt, S.R. (2003). "Performance Testing of Vegetated and Engineered Vegetated Systems." In: Proceedings of the International Erosion Control Association Conference. 2003
30 Invited to make a presentation at a Transportation Research Board meeting held in Washington, DC, on January 14, 2003. 2003
29 Invited to present lecture as invited speaker at the annual meeting of the National Concrete and Masonry Association in Salt Lake City, UT, on February 18-20, 2003. 2003
28 Invited to make a presentation for the West Virginia Department of Transportation in Nashville, TN, on March 27-28, 2003. 2003
27 Invited to make a presentation for the Wisconsin Department of Transportation in Milwaukee, WI, on April 3-4, 2003. 2003
26 Invited to make a presentation at the Hydraulic Design of Stable Channels Workshop for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District, in Omaha, NE, on August 14-15, 2003. 2003
25 Thornton, C.I., and Kees, D.B. (2002). "A-Jacks Hard Armor Units B Experiences with Bridge Scour Countermeasures and Toe Protection." Presented at the 2002 FHWA Hydraulic Engineering Conference, Bowling Green, KY, September 17-19. 2002
24 Thornton, C.I., Hughey, W., and Clopper, P.E. (2002). "Standards and Practices for Erosion and Sediment Control." Presented at the 2002 IECA Annual Conference, Orlando, FL, February 25-28 2002
23 Lipscomb, C.M., Thornton, C.I., and Abt, S. R. (2002). "Steep Slope Roughness Values as Observed in Performance Testing of Articulated Concrete Block Systems." Presented at the 2002 IECA Annual Conference, Orlando, FL, February 25-28. 2002
22 Invited to make an ASTM presentation in Orlando, FL, on March 4, 2002. 2002
21 Invited to make a presentation at an Armortec/Contec Training Seminar in Bowling Green, KY, on September 4-7, 2002. 2002
20 Invited to make a presentation at an International Erosion Control Association Seminar in Orlando, FL, on November 12-15, 2002. 2002
19 Invited to conduct training seminars for the erosion control industry in Seoul, Korea during March 16-22, 2001 and in Beijing, China during March 23-27, 2001. 2001
18 Invited to conduct an Armortec Training Session in Bowling Green, KY, during August 14-17, 2001. 2001
17 Thornton, C.I., Watson, C.C., and Abt, S.R. (2001). "Field Assessment of A-Jacks Installations, A Case Study of: Brush Creek, Kansas City, Missouri and Powell Creek, Waukegan Illinois." Presented at ASCE Wetlands 2001 Conference and Exposition, Reno, NV, August 26-30. 2001
16 Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., Kees, D.B., and Gardner, R. (2001). "A-Jacks Armor Units, a Case Study in Scour Mitigation." Poster Presentation, ASCE Environmental and Water Resources Institute Conference, Orlando, FL, May 20-25. 2001
15 Lipscomb, C.M., Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., and Leech, J.R. (2001). "Performance of Articulated Concrete Blocks in a Vegetated and Unvegetated Condition." Proceedings of the International Erosion Control Association 32nd Annual Conference and Exposition, Las Vegas, NV, February 5-8. 2001
14 Invited to lecture at a course sponsored by the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency on Stream Erosion in Oahu, HI, during February 26 -- March 6, 2001. 2001
13 Invited to conduct an Armortec Training Session during an Annual Meeting in Bowling Green, KY, on February 1-4, 2000. 2000
12 Invited to presented several lectures at Woodward Clyde on Articulated Block in Austin, TX, on September 5-6, 2000. 2000
11 Invited to conduct an Armortec Training Session in Bowling Green, KY, on November 27-30, 2000. 2000
10 Morris, C.E., Abt, S.R., Thornton, C.I., and Fischenich, J.C. (1998). "Resistance to Flow at the Channel-Overbank Interface." Proceedings of the ASCE International Water Resources Engineering Conference, Memphis, TN, pp. 748-753, August 3-7. 1998
9 Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., and Johnson, T.L. (1998). "Gully Stabilization Methods Utilizing Launching Stone." Proceedings of the ASCE International Water Resources Engineering Conference, Memphis, TN, pp. 1559-1564, August 3-7. 1998
8 Thornton, C.I., and Arneson, L.A. (1998). "Investigation of Velocity Patterns Under a Bridge Deck in a Pressure Flow Condition." Proceedings of the ASCE International Water Resources Engineering Conference, Memphis, TN, pp. 320-325, August 3-7. 1998
7 Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., and Johnson, T.L. (1997). "Riprap Rock Durability Versus Rock Quality: A Case Study." Proceedings of Tailings and Mine Waste '97, Fort Collins, CO, January 13-16. 1997
6 Abt, S.R., Thornton, C.I., Johnson, T.L., and Watson, C.C. (1995). "Gully Erosion on Steep Embankment Slopes." Proceedings of the 15th Annual USCOLD Lecture Series, San Francisco, CA, pp. 199-212, May 15-19. 1995
5 Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., and Clary, W.P. (1995). "Sediment Entrapment Potential of Submerged Stream Channel Vegetation." Proceedings of the International Erosion Control Association 26th Annual Conference and Exposition, Atlanta, GA, February 28 - March 3. 1995
4 Abt, S.R., Clary, W.P., and Thornton, C.I. (1993). "Sediment Entrapment in Vegetated Streambeds." Proceedings of the International Erosion Control Association 24th Annual Conference and Exposition, Indianapolis, IN, pp. 73-91, February 23-26. 1993
3 Clary, W.P., Abt, S.R., and Thornton, C.I. (1993). "Vegetation Effects on Retention of Stream Channel Sediments." Conference on Riparian Management: Commission Threads and Shared Interest, Rocky Mountain Forest and Range Experiment Station, Albuquerque, NM, February 4-6. 1993
2 Clary, W.P., Abt, S.R., and Thornton, C.I. (1993). "Sediment Entrapment by Stream Channel Vegetation." Proceedings of ASCE Conference on Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, Park City, UT, July 21-23. 1993
1 Abt, S.R., Clary, W.P., and Thornton, C.I. (1992). "Ability of Streambed Vegetation to Entrap Fine Sediments." Proceedings of the American Institute of Hydrology National Conference, Portland, OR, pp. 249-259, October 17-22. 1992
 
  Other (e.g.: Lab Texts, Book Reviews, Technical Reports, In-House Reports) Top
196 Scurlock, S.M., Thornton, C.I., and Abt, S.R. (2013- in review). "Middle Rio Grande Physical Modeling: Evaluation of bendway-weir structures within the native-topography channel." Colorado State University. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Fort Collins, CO. Prepared for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. 2013
195 Scurlock, S.M., Thornton, C.I., and Abt, S.R. (2013- in review). "Middle Rio Grande Physical Modeling: Reevaluation and comparisons of instream structures within the native-topography channel." Colorado State University. Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Fort Collins, CO. Prepared for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation. 2013
194 Scholl, B.N., and C.I. Thornton (2013). "Soil Anchor Pull-Out Strength." Letter report submitted to Landmark Earth Solutions, Inc., Kennesaw, GA, July, 23 pp. 2013
193 Hughes, S. A., Thornton, C. I., Scholl, B. N., and Youngblood, N. (2013). "Full-Scale Wave Overtopping Tests of the HydroTurf™ System for Levee Landward-Side Slope Protection and Stability," Contract Report, Engineering Research Center, Colorado State University. 2013
192 Thornton, C.I., Hughes, S.A., Scholl, B.N., and Youngblood, N.A. (2012). "Full-Sale Wave Overtopping Tests of the Hydro Turf System for Levee Landward --Side Slope Protection and Stability." Report submitted to Watershed Geosynthetics, LLC., Alpharetta, GA, December, 78 pp. 2012
191 Thornton, C.I., Hughes, S.A., Scholl, B.N., and Youngblood, N.A. (2012) "Full-Scale Wave Overtopping Tests of Propex Turf Reinforcement Mats for Levee Landward-Side Slope Stability." Report submitted to Geotextile Systems by Propex, Chattanooga, TN, November, 89 pp. 2012
190 Scurlock, S.M., A.L. Cox, C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (2012). "Middle Rio Grande physical modeling - Transverse instream structure analysis: Maximum outer-bank velocity reduction within the prismatic channel." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 2012
189 Thornton, C.I., Scholl, B.N., Youngblood, N.A., and Beeby, J.C. (2012) "Hydraulic Testing and Data report for TerraGuard." Report submitted to Erosion Abatement, Inc. Sugar Land, TX, November, 73 pp. 2012
188 Scurlock, S.M., A.L. Cox, C.I. Thornton, T.R. Parker, and S.R. Abt, (2012) "Middle Rio Grande Physical Modeling - Native topography: Construction and evaluation of baseline hydraulic conditions." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 2012
187 Scurlock, S.M., C.I. Thornton., S.R. Abt., and A.L. Cox, (2012). "Middle Rio Grande physical modeling - Transverse instream structure analysis: Maximum and average velocity ratios within the prismatic channel." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 2012
186 Hughes, S.A., Thornton, C.I., Scholl, B.N., Turner, M.D., and Youngblood, N.A. (2012) "Bonner Bridge Pier Scour Physical Modeling Test Program." Report submitted to Ocean Engineering Associates, Inc., Gainesville, FL, March, 235 pp. 2012
185 Hughes, S.A., Thornton, C.I., and Scholl, B.N. (2012) "Full-Scale Wave Overtopping Test of Dormant Bermuda Grass with Open Weave Turf Reinforcement Mattress." Report submitted to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, Task Force Hope, New Orleans, LA, August, 33 pp. 2012
184 Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., Clopper, C. Scholl, B.N. and Cox, A.L. (2012) "Rock Stability Testing in Overtopping Flow- 2012". Hydraulics Laboratory Technical Report No. 2012-1, Engineering Research Center, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO., April, 15 pp. 2012
183 Abt, S.R., Thornton, C.I., Scholl, B.N. and Bender T.R. (2012) "Evaluation of Overtopping Riprap Design Relationships." Hydraulics Laboratory Technical Report No. 2012-2, Engineering Research Center, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO., May, 29 pp. 2012
182 Scurlock, S.M., C.I. Thornton,, S.R. Abt, A.H. Cobb, and A.L. Cox, (2012). "Middle Rio Grande physical modeling - Shear stress distributions within the prismatic and native-topography channels." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 2012
181 Scurlock, S.M. (2012) "Bendway weir test program- status update" Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 2012
180 Scurlock, S.M., C.I. Thornton, A.L. Cox, and S.R. Abt, (2012) "Middle Rio Grande Physical Modeling - Native topography dataset evaluation summary." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM. 2012
179 Cox, A.L., C.I. Thornton, and M.D. Turner, (2011) "Hydraulic Testing and Data Report for Channel Flex -- PBD Series Class 475." Report submitted to Erosion Prevention Products, Houston, TX, July, 38 pp. 2011
178 Cox, A.L., C.I. Thornton, and M.D. Turner (2011). "Hydraulic Testing and Data Report for Ultralok 4030" Draft report submitted to Submar, Inc., January 2011
177 Sclafani, P., C.I. Thornton, A.L. Cox, and S.R .Abt, (2011). "Methodology for Predicting Maximum Velocity and Shear Stress in a Sinuous Channel with Bendway Weirs using 1-D HEC-RAS Modeling Results." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, July, 366 pp. 2011
176 Ursic, M.E., C.I. Thornton, A.L. Cox, and S.R. Abt, (2011). "Quantification of Shear Stress in a Meandering Native Topographic Channel using a Physical Hydraulic Model." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, July, 154 pp. 2011
175 Cox, A.L., J.L. Woidt, and C.I. Thornton, (2011). "M&T Pump Station Intake Second Physical Model Report." Report submitted to Tetra Tech, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, April, 254 pp. 2011
174 Turner, M.D., A.L. Cox, and C.I Thornton, (2011). "Hydraulic Testing Report for SD-475 OCT Articulating Concrete Block." Report submitted to Shoretec, L.L.C. in care of Premier Concrete Products, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA, June, 97 pp. 2011
173 Pluemer, T.M., A.L. Cox, C. I. Thornton., and M.D. Turner, (2011). "Hydraulic Jump Testing Report for SD-475 OCT Articulating Concrete Block." Report submitted to Shoretec, L.L.C. in care of Premier Concrete Products, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA, June, 43 pp. 2011
172 Thornton, C.I., A.L. Cox, M.E. Ursic., and N.A.Youngblood, (2011). "Data Report for Completed Bendway Weir Configurations within the Native Topography Model." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, July, 81 pp. 2011
171 Turner, M.D., A.L. Cox, and C.I. Thornton (2011). "Drivable Grass- Report for Hydraulic Performance Testing." Draft report submitted to Soil Retention Systems, Inc., Carlsbad, CA, March, 62 pp. 2011
170 Turner, M.D., A.L. Cox, and C.I. Thornton (2011). "Hydraulic Testing and Data Report for BD-400 OC Articulated Concrete Block." Draft report submitted to Shoretec in care of Premier Concrete Products, Inc., April. 2011
169 Cox, A.L., C.I. Thornton, M.D. Turner, and B.K. Sollenberger, (2011) "Performance Testing of S32BD in Unvegetated Conditions." Report submitted to Erosion Control Blanket, Inc., Riverton, Manitoba, Canada, April, 160 pp. 2011
168 Turner, M.D., C.I. Thornton, and A.L. Cox (2011). "ScourStop Transition Mat Culvert Outfall Design Guidance." Draft report submitted to Leggett & Platt, Inc., Carthage, MO, April, 54 pp. 2011
167 Thornton, C.I., B.N. Scholl, and M.D. Turner, (2011). "Hydraulic Performance Testing and Data Report for Soil Cement." Report submitted to RJH Consultants, Inc., Englewood, CO, February, 115 pp. 2011
166 Thornton, C.I. B.N. Scholl., and S.R. Abt, (2011). "Wave Overtopping Simulator Testing of Proposed Levee Armoring Materials." Report submitted to United States Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, June, 302 pp. 2011
165 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Turner, M.D. “Performance Testing of P42 in Unvegetated Conditions.” Report submitted to Erosion Control Blanket, Inc., Riverton, Manitoba, Canada, January, 91 pp. 2010
164 Scholl, B.N., Thornton, C.I., and King, B. “Articulated Concrete Block Design.” CE News, Professional Development Series, August, 8 pp. 2010
163 Thornton, C.I., Scholl, B.N., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Performance Testing and Data Report for Soil Cement.” Draft report submitted to RJH Consultants, Inc., Englewood, CO, December, 104 pp. 2010
162 Thornton, C.I., Scholl, B.N., and Abt, S.R. “Wave Overtopping Simulator Testing of Proposed Levee Erosion Protection Methods.” Draft report submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, New Orleans District, New Orleans, LA, December, 68 pp. 2010
161 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Pluemer, T.M. “Hydraulic Testing and Analysis Report for Western Excelsior Corporation PP5 – Xtreme with Kentucky Bluegrass 2010 Hydraulic Testing.” Report submitted to Western Excelsior Corporation, Evansville, IN, November, 49 pp. 2010
160 Thornton, C.I., Scholl, B.N., and Turner, M.D. “Unvegetated Invert Testing of Two Rolled Erosion Control Products.” Draft report submitted to Propex Inc., Chattanooga, TN, October, 28 pp. 2010
159 Scurlock, S.M., Cox, A.L., Baird, D.C., and Thornton, C.I. “Bendway Weir Analysis: Outer Bank Maximum Velocity Ratio for Type I and Type III Channel Bends.” Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, October, 18 pp. 2010
158 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Sollenberger, B.K. “Performance Testing of S32BD in Unvegetated Conditions.” Report submitted to Erosion Control Blanket, Inc., Riverton, Manitoba, Canada, September, 71 pp. 2010
157 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Sollenberger, B.K. “Hydraulic Testing Report for Shoreloc® Articulating Concrete Block.” Report submitted to Shoretec, L.L.C. in care of Premier Concrete Products, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA, July, 66 pp. 2010
156 Comport, B.C., Cox, A.L., and Thornton, C.I. “Performance Assessment of Grate Inlets for Highway Median Drainage.” Report submitted to the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District, Denver, CO, July, 65 pp. 2010
155 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Turner, M.D. “Performance Testing of P32 in Unvegetated Conditions.” Report submitted to Erosion Control Blanket, Inc., Riverton, Manitoba, Canada, June, 86 pp. 2010
154 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing Report for Maccaferri Gabion Mattress.” Draft report submitted to Maccaferri, Inc., Williamsport, MD, April, 25 pp. 2010
153 Thornton, C.I. B.N. Scholl, and M.D Turner, (2010). "Unvegetated Invert testing of Two Rolled Erosion Control Products." Report submitted to Propex, Inc., Chattanooga, TN, November, 31 pp. 2010
152 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., Scholl, B.N. and Meunier, B.J. Hydraulic Testing and Analysis Report 2009 for Erosion Control Blanket, P-42 with Heritage Blend. Report submitted to Erosion Control Blanket, Riverton, Manitoba, Canada, December, 66 pp. 2009
151 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., Scholl, B.N. and Meunier, B.J. Hydraulic Testing and Analysis Report 2009 for Erosion Control Blanket, P-32 with Heritage Blend. Report submitted to Erosion Control Blanket, Riverton, Manitoba, Canada, December, 54 pp. 2009
150 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., Scholl, B.N., and Meunier, B.J. “Hydraulic Testing and Analysis Report 2009 for Western Excelsior Corporation, PP5 – Xtreme with Kentucky Bluegrass.” Report submitted to Western Excelsior Corporation, Evansville, IN, December, 23 pp. 2009
149 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., Scholl, B.N., and Meunier, B.J. “Hydraulic Testing for M4540T Articulating Concrete Block.” Report submitted to Submar, Inc., Houma, LA, December, 66 pp. 2009
148 Comport, B.C., Thornton, C.I., and Cox, A.L. “Hydraulic Efficiency of Grate and Curb Inlets for Urban Storm Drainage.” Report submitted to the Urban Drainage and Flood Control District, Denver, CO, December, 134 pp. 2009
147 Thornton, C.I., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing Report for Twelve-inch Triton Marine Mattresses.” Report submitted to Tensar International Corporation, Atlanta, GA, November, 51 pp. 2009
146 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. “GreenArmor® 7020 with Bermuda Grass Hydraulic Testing and Data Report.” Report submitted to Profile Products, LLC, Buffalo Grove, IL, November, 27 pp. 2009
145 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing and Data Report 2009 for Profile Products, LLC, GreenArmor® 7020 with Kentucky Bluegrass.” Report submitted to Profile Products, LLC, Buffalo Grove, IL, October, 33 pp. 2009
144 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing and Data Report for Channel Lock II Erosion Prevention Products.” Report submitted to Erosion Prevention Products, Houston, TX, July, 41 pp. 2009
143 Thornton, C.I., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing Report for Maccaferri Gabion Mattress.” Report submitted to Maccaferri, Inc., Williamsport, MD, June, 20 pp. 2009
142 Renholds, J.F., and Thornton, C.I. “Performance Testing of Geoweb® with Aggregate Fill.” Report submitted to Presto Products Geosystems®, Inc., Appleton, WI, April, 84 pp. 2009
141 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing and Data Report 2009 for Propex International, Pyramat with Kentucky Bluegrass.” Report submitted to Propex International, Chattanooga, TN, March, 27 pp. 2009
140 Scholl, B.N., Thornton, C.I., and Cox, A.L. “Hydraulic Performance of Sediment Retention Fiber Rolls.” Report submitted to the Erosion Control Technology Council, St. Paul, MN, March, 46 pp. 2009
139 Scholl, B.N., Thornton, C.I., and Cox, A.L. “Hydraulic Performance of Sediment Retention Fiber Rolls.” Report submitted to Kristar Enterprises, Inc., Santa Rosa, CA, March, 20 pp. 2009
138 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing and Data Report for Six-inch Triton Filter Mattress.” Report submitted to Tensar International Corporation, Atlanta, GA, February, 69 pp. 2009
137 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing and Data Report for Geoweb® 30V with Concrete.” Report submitted to Presto Products Company, Appleton, WI, January, 82 pp. 2009
136 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. “Hydraulic Testing and Data Report International Coastal Revetment Products, Coastal Control Block Open Cell, CCB-OC-06.” Report submitted to International Coastal Revetment Products, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA, January, 39 pp. 2009
135 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Beeby, J. “Roughness Coefficient Testing for Large-diameter High-density Polyethylene Pipe.” Report submitted to Advanced Drainage Systems, Cincinnati, OH, January, 26 pp. 2009
134 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Beeby, J. “Inlet Control Entrance Loss-coefficient Testing for Large-diameter High-density Polyethylene Pipe.” Report submitted to Advanced Drainage Systems, Cincinnati, OH, January, 62 pp. 2009
133 Walker, K.G., Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., and Cox, A.L. “Comparison of a Generalized Trapezoidal Hydraulic Model to a Native Topography Patterned Bed Surface Model of the Rio Grande.” Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, January, 156 pp. 2009
132 Pierce, M.W., Thornton, C.I., and Abt, S.R. "Predicting Peak Outflow from Breached Embankment Dams." Report submitted to the National Dam Safety Review Board Steering Committee on Dam Breach Equations, Washington, DC, November, 44 pp. 2008
131 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Turner, M.D. "Performance Testing of P42 in Unvegetated Conditions." Report submitted to ErosionControlBlanket.com, Inc., St. Andrews, Manitoba, Canada, September, 74 pp. 2008
130 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Turner, M.D. "Norris Screen and Manufacturing, Inc. Coanda Intake Design Project Report 2008." Report submitted to Norris Screen and Manufacturing, Inc., Tazewell, VA, September, 48 pp. 2008
129 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Scurlock, S.M. "M&T Pump Station Intake Physical Model Report." Report submitted to Mussetter Engineering, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, Aug, 461 pp. 2008
128 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Sigmond, Z.K. "Roughness Testing of Coastal Control Block Open Cell." Report submitted to International Coastal Revetment Products, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA, August, 31 pp. 2008
127 Thornton, C.I., Cox, A.L., and Turner, M.D. "GreenArmor® System Unvegetated Performance Testing for Profile Products, LLC." Report submitted to Profile Products, LLC, Buffalo Grove, IL, May, 116 pp. 2008
126 Walker, K.G., Thornton, C.I., Abt, S.R., and Cox, A.L. "Comparison of a Generalized Trapezoidal Hydraulic Model to a Native Topography Patterned Bed Surface Model of the Rio Grande." Report submitted to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, May, 155 pp. 2008
125 Cox, A.L., Thornton, C.I., and Renholds, J.F. "Sutherland Reservoir Physical Modeling Summary Report." Report submitted to Nebraska Public Power District, Norfolk, NE, March, 86 pp. 2008
124 Turner, M.D., Cox, A.L., and Thornton, C.I. "Las Vegas Wash Sloped Rock-weir Study Project Report 2008." Report submitted to Southern Nevada Water Authority, Las Vegas, NV, January, 153 pp. 2008
123 Clopper, C.E., and C.I. Thornton (2007). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2006 Testing for Submar, Inc." Report submitted to Submar, Inc., Houma, LA, June. 2007
122 Clopper, C.E., A.L. Cox, C.I. Thornton, (2007). "Hydraulic Testing and Data Report 2006 for Submar, Inc. UltraFlex XL4540." Report submitted to Submar Inc., Houma, LA, March. 2007
121 Thornton, C.I. (2007). "Silver Lake Fuse Plug Spillway Design: Suitability of Vegetation for Spillway Lining." Report submitted to MWH Americas, Chicago, IL, March, 93 pp. 2007
120 Turner, M.D., A.L. Cox, and C.I. Thornton, (2007). "ScourStop Transition Mat® Report 2007 Performance Testing for Erosion Tech LLC." Report submitted to Erosion Tech LLC, Des Moines, IA, December, 128 pp. 2007
119 Clopper, C.E., A.L. Cox, C.I. Thornton, (2007). "Hydraulic Testing and Data Report 2007 for Western Excelsior Corporation. PP5-10." Report submitted to Western Excelsior Corporation, Mancos, CO., November. 2007
118 Clopper, C.E., A.L. Cox, C. I. Thornton, (2007). "Hydraulic Testing and Data Report 2007 for Submar, Inc. UltraFlex M4540." Report submitted to Submar Inc., Houma, LA, October. 2007
117 Thornton, C.I., T.R. Rounsaville, and A.L. Cox, (2007). "Substrate Enhancement Pilot Project for Improving White Sturgeon Spawning in the Kootenai River: Phase 3 Physical Modeling Data Report." Report submitted to Mussetter Engineering, Inc. and Seattle District Corps of Engineers, July. 2007
116 Clopper, C.E., M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2005-2006 Testing for Premier Concrete Products, Inc." Report submitted to Premier Concrete Products, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA., February. 2006
115 Clopper, C.E., M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2005 Testing for Lincoln, Gustafson & Cercos." Report submitted to Lincoln, Gustafson & Cercos, January. 2006
114 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, B.P. Swift, and D.R. Varyu, (2006). "Countermeasures to Protect Bridge Piers from Scour, Phase II Continuation, Near Prototype Partially-grouted Riprap." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, January. 2006
113 Clopper, C.E., D.R. Varyu, M.D.Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Design of ScourStop Transition Mat™ Systems for Culvert Outlets Under Low Tailwater Conditions." Report submitted to Erosion Tech, Inc., Arkeny, IA, June. 2006
112 Thornton, C.I., M.D.Robeson, and D.R. Varyu, (2006). "Armorwedge™ Data Report 2006 Testing for Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc. -- Rock Drainage Layer." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc., Bowling Green, KY, April. 2006
111 Robeson, M.D., S.W. Kimbrel, and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Performance Testing of C32 in Unvegetated Conditions." Report submitted to ErosionControlBlanket.com, St. Andrews, Manitoba, Canada, March. 2006
110 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, and D.R. Varyu, (2006). "Countermeasures to Protect Bridge Piers from Scour, Phase II, Task 7 Data Report, Volume I: Technical Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, February. 2006
109 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, and D.R. Varyu, (2006). "Countermeasures to Protect Bridge Piers from Scour, Phase II, Task 7 Data Report, Volume II: Data." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, February. 2006
108 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson., S.W. Kimbrel, and M. Stockton, (2006). "Effects of Debris on Bridge-pier Scour, Task Order No. 2 Data Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC., July. 2006
107 Swift, B.P., M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Bureau of Reclamation Physical Hydraulic Model Study to Support Redesign of the American River Inlet System." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Sacramento, CA, July. 2006
106 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, and C.E. Clopper, (2006). "Armorwedge™ Data Report 2006 Testing for Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc. -- Synthetic Drainage Layer." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc., Bowling Green, KY., July. 2006
105 Clopper, C.E., M.D. Robeson., and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Hydraulic Jump Data Report 2006 Testing for Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc. -- Armorwedge®." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc., Bowling Green, KY., September. 2006
104 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson., S.W. Kimbrel, and M. Stockton, (2006). "Effects of Debris on Bridge-pier Scour, Task Order No. 3 Data Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, August, 139 pp. 2006
103 Thornton, C.I., A.L. Cox, and P. Sclafani, (2006). "Substrate Enhancement Pilot Project for Improving White Sturgeon Spawning in the Kootenai River: Phase 2 Physical Modeling Data Report." Report submitted to Mussetter Engineering, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, and Seattle District Corps of Engineers, Seattle, WA, August. 2006
102 Mercure, J.J., M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Alphabet Weir Physical Modeling." Report submitted to U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, CO, November, 68 pp. 2006
101 Clopper, C.E., M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "BD Series Articulated Concrete Block Thickness Summary 2006 for Premier Concrete Products, Inc." Report submitted to Premier Concrete Products, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA., October. 2006
100 Varyu, D.R., C.I. Thornton, and M.D. Robeson, (2006). "Hydraulic Jump Data Report 2006 Testing for Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc. -- 50 T®." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc., Bowling Green, KY., September. 2006
99 Kimbrel, S.W., M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2006 Testing for Premier Concrete Products, Inc." Report submitted to Premier Concrete Products, Inc., Baton Rouge, LA., December. 2006
98 Clopper, C.E., M.D. Robeson and C.I. Thornton, (2006). "Vegetated Geoweb® with C-TRM 2006 Performance Testing for Alcoa Geosystems." Report submitted to Alcoa Geosystems, Appleton, WI, November. 2006
97 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, S.W. Kimbrel, and M. Stockton, (2006). "Effects of Debris on Bridge-pier Scour, Task Order No. 4 Data Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, November. 2006
96 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton., and A.R. Darrow, (2005). "Performance Testing of Geoweb® Coupled with Turf Reinforcement Matting: Unvegetated." Report submitted to Alcoa Geosystems, Appleton, WI, November. 2005
95 Lipscomb, C.M., V.E. Hudson, and C.I. Thornton, (2005). "National Cooperative Highway Research Program Project 20-07 (162) Report." Report submitted to the Transportation Research Board, National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, October, 172 p. 2005
94 Hudson, V.E., M.D.Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2005). "BOR Gradient Restoration Facility Literature Review." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM., October. 2005
93 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, and D.R. Varyu, (2005). "Countermeasures to Protect Bridge Piers from Scour, Phase II Continuation, Grout-filled Mattresses Data Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, August. 2005
92 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, and D.R. Varyu, (2005). "Countermeasures to Protect Bridge Piers from Scour, Phase II Continuation, Gabion Mattresses Data Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, July. 2005
91 Clopper, C.E., M.D.Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2005). "Scourstop Transition Mat Data Report 2005 Testing." Report submitted to Carpenter Erosion Control, Akeny, IA., June. 2005
90 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson., and D.R. Varyu, (2005). "Countermeasures to Protect Bridge Piers from Scour, Phase II Continuation, Mounded Riprap Data Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC., June. 2005
89 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton, and C.E. Clopper, (2005). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2005 Testing for Montgomery Associates: Resource Solutions, LLC." Report submitted to Montgomery Associates: Resource Solutions, LLC, Madison, WI, May. 2005
88 Kinzli, K.-D., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, and C.C. Watson, (2005). "Effects of Bendway Weir Characteristics on Resulting Eddy and Channel Flow Conditions, Volume I: Technical Report." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, April. 2005
87 Kinzli, K.-D., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, and C.C. Watson, (2005). "Effects of Bendway Weir Characteristics on Resulting Eddy and Channel Flow Conditions, Volume II: Weir Raw Data." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, April. 2005
86 Lipscomb, C.M., A. Darrow, and C. I. Thornton, (2005). "Removal Efficiency Testing of Streamside Systems' Bedload Monitoring Collector." Report submitted to Streamside Systems, Findlay, OH, March. 2005
85 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton, C.E. Clopper, D.R. Varyu,, V. Barchers., and I. Maycumber, (2005). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2004 Testing for Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, Inc., Bowling Green, KY, January. 2005
84 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton, C.E. Clopper, D.R. Varyu., V. Barchers., and I. Maycumber, (2005). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2004 Testing for International Erosion Control Systems, Inc." Report submitted to International Erosion Control Systems, Inc., West Lorne, Ontario, Canada, January. 2005
83 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton, C.E. Clopper, D.R. Varyu., V. Barchers, and I. Maycumber, (2005). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2004 Testing for Submar, Inc." Report submitted to Submar, Inc., Houma, LA., January. 2005
82 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, and T. Moody, (2005). "Performance Evaluation of Storm Water Quality Unit, Module 2 Hydraulic Performance and Removal Efficiency Testing." Report submitted to Hancor, Inc., Bakersfield, CA, January. 2005
81 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, and D.R. Varyu, (2005). "Countermeasures to Protect Bridge Piers from Scour, Phase II Continuation, Skewed Piers Data Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, Fort Collins, CO, in conjunction with the National Cooperative Highway Research Program, Washington, DC, December. 2005
80 Robeson, M.D., B.P. Swift, V.E. Hudson, and C.I. Thornton, (2005). "Flume Testing of PYRAMAT® with X3 Fiber Technology after Two Growing Seasons." Report submitted to SI Geosolutions, Chattanooga, TN., December. 2005
79 Robeson, M.D., B.P. Swift, V.E. Hudson, and C.I. Thornton, (2005). "Flume Testing of LANDLOK 300 After One Growing Seasons." Report submitted to SI Geosolutions, Chattanooga, TN. December. 2005
78 Robeson, M.D., V.E. Hudson, B.P. Swift, and C.I. Thornton, (2005). "Performance Testing of LANDLOK 300 Under Unvegetated Conditions." Report submitted to SI Geosolutions, Chattanooga, TN., December. 2005
77 Schmidt, P.G., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, M.D. Robeson, and C.C. Watson, (2005). "Effects of Bendway Weir Field Geometric Characteristics on Channel Flow Conditions, Volume I: Technical Report." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, December, 181 p. 2005
76 Schmidt, P.G., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, M.D. Robeson, and C.C. Watson, (2005). "Effects of Bendway Weir Field Geometric Characteristics on Channel Flow Conditions, Volume II: Data (Appendices A-D)." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, December, 189 p. 2005
75 Cox, A.L., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, and C.C. Watson, (2005). "A Study of In-stream Rehabilitation Structures in Sand-bed Channels, Volume I: Technical Report." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, December, 292 p. 2005
74 Cox, A.L., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, and C.C. Watson, (2005). "A Study of In-stream Rehabilitation Structures in Sand-bed Channels, Volume II: Data (Appendices A-D)." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, December, 168 p. 2005
73 Thornton, C.I., D.R. Varyu, and M.D. Robeson, (2005). "Substrate Enhancement Pilot Project for Improving White Sturgeon Spawning in the Kootenai River: Physical Modeling Data Report." Report submitted to Mussetter Engineering, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, and Seattle District Corps of Engineers, Seattle, WA, December, 60 p. 2005
72 Kasper, K.E., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, M.D. Robeson, and C.C. Watson, (2005). "Accuracy of HEC-RAS to Calculate Flow Depths and Total Energy Loss With and Without Bendway Weirs in a Meander Bend." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, December, 152 p. 2005
71 Darrow, J.D., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, C.M. Lipscomb, C.C. Watson, and M.D. Robeson, (2004). "Effects of Bendway Weir Characteristics on Resulting Flow Conditions, Volume II: Appendices." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, April. 2004
70 Girard, L.G., M.D. Robeson, C.I. Thornton,, and S.R. Abt (2004). "Reese Creek Flume Calibration Study -- Phase 3: Parshall Flume Testing." Report submitted to National Park Service, Water Resources Division, Fort Collins, CO, February. 2004
69 Girard, L.G., B.A. Smith, M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2004). "Culvert Pipe Liner Guide and Specifications." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, Denver, CO., January. 2004
68 Thornton, C.I., C.M. Lipscomb, M.D. Robeson, and S.R. Abt, (2004). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2003 Testing for ShoreBlockTM BD Series." Report submitted to Shoretec, L.L.C., Baton Rouge, LA., January. 2004
67 Thornton, C.I., C.M. Lipscomb, M.D. Robeson, and S.R. Abt, (2004). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2003 Testing for ShoreBlockTM SD Series." Report submitted to Shoretec, L.L.C., Baton Rouge, LA., January. 2004
66 Thornton, C.I., C.M. Lipscomb, M.D. Robeson, and S.R. Abt, (2004). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2003 Testing for ShoreLoc." Report submitted to Shoretec, L.L.C., Baton Rouge, LA., January. 2004
65 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton, C.E. Clopper, D.R. Varyu, V. Barchers, and I. Maycumber, (2004). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report 2004 Testing." Report submitted to Soil Retention Systems, Inc., Carlsbad, CA, December. 2004
64 Robeson, M.D., and C.I. Thornton, (2004). "Roughness Quantification for Soil Retention Systems, Inc. -- Articulated Concrete Blocks." Report submitted to Soil Retention Systems, Inc., Carlsbad, CA, December. 2004
63 Thornton, C.I., B.P. Swift, and M.D. Robeson, (2004). "Placer County Water Agency Physical Hydraulic Modeling -- Phase 2: American River Model." Report submitted to McLaughlin Water Engineers, Ltd., Denver, CO., November. 2004
62 Thornton, C.I., B.P. Swift, and M.D.Robeson, (2004). "Placer County Water Agency Physical Hydraulic Modeling -- Phase 1: Chute Screens." Report submitted to McLaughlin Water Engineers, Ltd., Denver, CO., November. 2004
61 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (2004). "Flume Testing of PYRAMAT® with X3 Fiber Technology Under Fully and Partially Vegetated Conditions After a Single Growing Season." Report submitted to SI Geosolutions, Chattanooga, TN, October. 2004
60 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton, and B.P. Swift, (2004). "In-situ Calibration of an 18-inch Parshall Flume Along the Smith-Goss Irrigation Ditch." Report submitted to Love & Associates, Inc., Boulder, CO., September. 2004
59 Lipscomb, C.M., A. Darrow, and C.I. Thornton, (2004). "Comparative Evaluation of North American Green's BunkerGuardTM System." Report submitted to North American Green, Evansville, IN., August. 2004
58 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, and M.J. Geenen, (2004). "Performance Testing of PYRAMAT® X3 Turf Reinforcement Matting." Report submitted to SI Geosolutions, Chattanooga, TN., June. 2004
57 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (2004). "Hydraulic Analysis of Articulated Concrete Block Systems -- ShoreBlockTM BD Series, ShoreLocTM, and ShoreBlockTM SD Series." Report submitted to Premier Concrete, Baton Rouge, LA., May. 2004
56 Darrow, J.D., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, C.M. Lipscomb, C.C. Watson, and M.D. Robeson, (2004). "Effects of Bendway Weir Characteristics on Resulting Flow Conditions, Volume I: Technical Report." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, April. 2004
55 Lipscomb, C. M., C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (2003) "Vegetated Testing of Synthetic Industries Geosolutions' Pyramat and Landlok 450." Report submitted to Synthetic Industries, Chattanooga, TN., October. 2003
54 Bitner, C.J., C.I. Thornton, and M.D. Robeson, (2003). "Selection and Design of Porous Low Drop Grade Control Structures Constructed with A-Jacks Armor Units." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, April. 2003
53 Lipscomb, C.M., and C.I. Thornton, (2003). "Vegetated Testing of North American Green's P550 and SC250." Project report submitted to North American Green, Evansville, IN., November. 2003
52 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (2003). "Vegetated Testing of Synthetic Industries Geosolutions' Pyramat and Landlok 450." Project report submitted to Synthetic Industries, Chattanooga, TN., October. 2003
51 Lipscomb, C.M., A.J. Lee, and C.I. Thornton, (2003). "Bridge of Lions Pier Scour Study." Project report submitted to OEA, Inc., Gainesville, FL, July. 2003
50 Lipscomb, C.M., and C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, and A.J. Lee, (2003). "Tacoma Narrows Pier Scour Study." Project report submitted to the Civil and Coastal Engineering Department, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, January. 2003
49 Darrow, J.D., C.M. Lipscomb, and C.I. Thornton, (2002). "Bureau of Reclamation Physical Model Progress Report." Report submitted to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, November, 27 p. 2002
48 Smith, B.A., M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2002). "Development of Guidelines and Specifications for Using Culvert Pipe Liners: Literature Review Report." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, October, 82 p. 2002
47 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, M.D. Robeson, and C.J. Bitner, (2002). "Vegetated Testing of Synthetic Industries Geosolutions Pyramat." Report submitted to Synthetic Industries Geosolutions, October. 2002
46 Heintz, M.L., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, C.M. Lipscomb, C.C. Watson, J.D. Darrow, and M.D. Robeson, (2002). "Investigation of Bendway Weir Spacing, Volume II: Data." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, July. 2002
45 Heintz, M.L., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, C.M. Lipscomb, C.C. Watson, J.D. Darrow, and M.D. Robeson, (2002). "Investigation of Bendway Weir Spacing, Volume I: Technical Report." Report submitted to the U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Reclamation, Albuquerque, NM, July. 2002
44 Smith, B.A., M.D. Robeson, C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (2002). "Reese Creek Flume Calibration Study B Phase 1: Literature Review." Report submitted to the National Park Service, Fort Collins, CO, January. 2002
43 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton, and C.M. Lipscomb, (2002). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, January. 2002
42 Watson, C. C., C.I. Thornton, C.L. Holmquist-Johnson, and M.D.Robeson, (2002). "Development of Design Criteria for Sitting and Spacing of Grade Control Structures." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station, December, 134 p. 2002
41 Thornton, C.I., M.D. Robeson, C.J. Bitner, and C.M. Lipscomb, (2002). "A-Jacks Low Drop Grade Control Structure Design Project Report." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, November. 2002
40 Thornton, C.I., C.M. Lipscomb, C.J. Bittner, and M.D. Robeson, (2002). "Articulated Concrete Block Data Report." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, November. 2002
39 Smith, B.A., M.D. Robeson, C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (2002). "Reese Creek Flume Calibration Study B Phase 2: Parshall Flume Testing." Report submitted to the National Park Service, Fort Collins, CO, November. 2002
38 Robeson, M.D., C.M. Lipscomb, C.J. Bitner,, and C.I. Thornton, (2001). "A-Jacks Low Drop Grade Control Structure Design: Progress Report." Report submitted to Armortec Erosion Control Solutions, November. 2001
37 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, M.D. Robeson, and C.J. Bitner, (2001). "Vegetated Testing of Synthetic Industries Geosolutions' Pyramat." Report submitted to Synthetic Industries Geosolutions, November. 2001
36 Watson, C.C., C.I. Thornton, K. Carlson, B.P. Bledsoe, and M.D. Robeson, (2001). "Demonstration Erosion Control Monitoring Sites - 2001 Evaluation." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS, November. 2001
35 Robeson, M.D., M. Eom, C.C. Watson, and C.I. Thornton, (2001). "Analysis of Lower Mississippi River Dike Field Performance - Phase II." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS, October. 2001
34 Lipscomb, C.M., M.D. Robeson, and C.I. Thornton, (2001). "Performance Testing of Unvegetated P-550 and Unvegetated Pyramat." Report submitted to North American Green, October. 2001
33 Robeson, M.D., M. Eom, C.C. Watson, and C.I. Thornton, (2001). "Analysis of Lower Mississippi River Dike Field Performance -- Phase I." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS, May. 2001
32 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, B.A. Smith, and M.D. Robeson, (2001). "Turf Reinforced Mattress - Performance Testing Phase I, II, and III Data Report." Report submitted to North American Green, May. 2001
31 Robeson, M.D., C.I. Thornton, and C.M. Lipscomb, (2001). "Examination of Stabilator Erosion Control System -- Phase Two." Report submitted to Water's Edge Technology, January. 2001
30 Thornton, C.I., C.C. Watson, and S.R. Abt, (2001). "Demonstration Erosion Control Monitoring Sites 2000, Grade Control Structure Field Evaluation." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Engineer Research and Development Center, Vicksburg, MS, March. 2001
29 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, S.R. Abt, B.A. Smith, and M.D. Robeson, (2000). "Performance Testing of Pyramat and Geofibers, Data Report." Report submitted to Synthetic Industries Geosolutions, August. 2000
28 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, J. Darrow, A. Flores, and S. Haynes, (2000). "Survey and Field Site Investigation of East Plum Creek." Report submitted to Tuttle Applegate, Inc., July. 2000
27 Lipscomb, C.M., C.I. Thornton, and B.A. Smith, (2000). "Performance of Excelsior Logs as an Open Channel Filtration Device." Report submitted to Buckley Powder, Inc., June. 2000
26 Thornton, C.I., C.M. Lipscomb, M.D. Robeson, B.A. Smith, B. and J. Darrow, (2000). "Investigation of Pier and Abutment Scour Mitigation Using Recycled Tires, Phase 2." Report submitted to Continuum Dynamics Inc., January. 2000
25 Thornton, C.I., C.M. Lipscomb, M.D. Robeson, and B.A. Smith, (2000). "Investigation of Pier Scour Mitigation Using Recycled Tires, Phase 3." Report submitted to Continuum Dynamics Inc., May. 2000
24 Thornton, C.I., and C.M. Lipscomb, (2000). "Field Assessment of Pyramat Installations." Report submitted to Synthetic Industries, Inc., Chattanooga, TN, June. 2000
23 Thornton, C.I., C.M. Lipscomb, S.R. Abt, M.D. Robeson, and C. Bitner, (2000). "Hydraulic Performance of Synthetic Industries Geosolutions 1050 TRM." Report submitted to Synthetic Industries Geosolutions, August. 2000
22 Leech, J.R., S.R. Abt, C.I. Thornton, and C.M. Lipscomb, (1999). "Development of a Circular Shaped, Articulated Concrete Block and Uniform Testing Procedures for Articulated Concrete Blocks." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS., January. 1999
21 Holmquist-Johnson, C.L., C.I. Thornton, C.C. Watson, and S.R. Abt, (1999). "Laboratory Testing of A-Jacks Units for Inland Applications - Hydraulic Property Documentation." Report submitted to Armortec Concrete Erosion Control Systems, February. 1999
20 Thornton, C.I. C.C. Watson, S.R. Abt, C.M. Lipscomb, C.L. Holmquist-Johnson, and C.M. Ullmann, (1999). "Laboratory Testing of A-Jacks Units for Inland Applications - Full Scale Testing." Report submitted to Armortec Concrete Erosion Control Systems, February. 1999
19 Thornton, C.I., C.C. Watson, S.R. Abt, and P.B. Kozinski, (1999). "Laboratory Testing of A-Jacks Units for Inland Applications - Field Assessment of A-Jacks Installations." Report submitted to Armortec Concrete Erosion Control Systems, February. 1999
18 Thornton, C.I., C.C. Watson, S.R. Abt, C.M. Lipscomb, and C.M. Ullmann, (1999). "Laboratory Testing of A-Jacks Units for Inland Applications - Pier Scour Protection Testing." Report submitted to Armortec Concrete Erosion Control Systems, February. 1999
17 Thornton, C.I., S.R. Abt, and M. Robeson, (1999). "Gradient Facility Physical Model Report." Report submitted to Ayres Associates, January. 1999
16 Thornton, C.I., C.M. Lipscomb, C.M. Ullmann, and S.R. Abt, (1998). "Investigation of Pressure Flow Scour Phase 2: Abutments, Data Report." Report submitted to the Federal Highway Administration, Region 8, Denver, CO., September. 1998
15 Watson, C.C., D. Gessler, S.R. Abt, C.I. Thornton, and P.B. Kozinski, (1996). "Demonstration Erosion Control Monitoring Sites 1995 Evaluation." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS., January. 1996
14 Thornton, C.I., C.C. Watson, S.R. Abt, J.H. Batka., and C.M. Lipscomb, (1996). "Investigation of Pressure Flow Scour-Data Report." Report submitted to the Federal Highway Administration, Region 8, Denver, CO., December. 1996
13 Thornton, C.I., and S.R. Abt, (1996). "Evaluation of the Shear, Pepperling Good, and Pepperling Fair Rock Samples for the Lakeview, Oregon UMTRA Site." Report submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC, July. 1996
12 Abt, S.R., S.C. Trabant, and C.I. Thornton, (1996). "Riprap Sizing at the Toe of Steep Slopes." Report submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC., January. 1996
11 Trabant, S.C., C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (1995). "Feasibility Study for a Proportional Flow Diversion Structure." Report submitted to the USDA, Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Station, Fort Collins, CO, pp. 167, November. 1995
10 Thornton, C.I., and S.R. Abt, (1995). "Gully Prediction Program Users Manual." Report submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC., October. 1995
9 Abt, S.R., C.I. Thornton, S.A. Hogan, C.J. Pauley, and C.C. Watson, (1995). "Methodologies for Design of Soil Covers: Gully Intrusion Into Reclaimed Slopes." Report submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington, DC, Contract No. NRC-01-91-0007, August. 1995
8 Trabant, S. C., C.I. Thornton, and S.R. Abt, (1995). "Proportional Flow Splitting Device Design Program." Report submitted to the U.S. Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Station, Fort Collins, CO, pp. 16, May. 1995
7 Abt, S.R., C.I. Thornton., S.A. Hogan, and G.V. Wilkerson, (1994). "Methodologies for Design of Soil Covers, Interim Report III: Rock Durability Assessment." Report submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Washington DC, Contract No. NRC-02-91-0007, December. 1994
6 Watson, C.C., S.R. Abt, and C.I. Thornton, (1994). "Recommendations for Bioengineering Stabilization of Five Sites on Harland Creek, Mississippi." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, pp. 39, November. 1994
5 Thornton, C.I., S.R. Abt, and J.H. Batka, (1994). "Deposition and Entrapment of Sediments in Submerged Stream Vegetation." Report submitted to the USDA Forest Service, Intermountain Research Station, Boise, ID, Contract No. INT-91584-RSVA, pp. 154, October. 1994
4 Abt, S.R., D. Gessler, and C.I. Thornton, (1994). "Auger Creek, White King Mine, Summary: HEC-1 and HEC-2 Analysis." Report submitted to the U.S. Forest Service, Lakeview Ranger District, Lakeview, OR., July. 1994
3 Thornton, C.I., S.R. Abt, and J.H. Batka, (1994). "Sediment Deposition and Retention in Streambed Vegetation." Report submitted to the USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Station, Fort Collins, CO, February. 1994
2 Abt, S.R., S.A. Hogan, C.J. Pauley, C.I. Thornton, and J.P. Burgi, (1993). "Methodologies for Design of Soil Covers, Interim Report II: Gully Intrusion Into Reclaimed Slopes-Field Investigations." Report submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Contract No. NRC-02910007, November. 1993
1 Abt, S.R., C.C. Watson, D.D. Johns, G.B. Hamilton, A.D. Garton, C.B. Florentin, and C.I. Thornton, (1991) "Riprap Sizing Criteria for ARS-type Drop Structures, Final Report." Report submitted to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS, Research Contract No. DACW39-90-K-0027, pp. 105, September. 1991
 

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