Dr. Peter Nelson

Publications

Journal Articles Top
31 Morgan, JA and PA Nelson “Morphodynamic modeling of sediment pulse dynamics” Water Resources Research, 55, 8691-8707, doi: 10.1029/2019WR025407 2019
30 Brogan, DJ, PA Nelson, and LH MacDonald, 2019, “Spatial and temporal patterns of sediment storage and erosion following a wildfire and extreme flood” Earth Surface Dynamics, 7, 563-590, doi: 10.5194/esurf-7-563-2019 2019
29 Brogan, DJ, LH MacDonald, PA Nelson, and JA Morgan, 2019, “Geomorphic complexity and sensitivity in channels to fire and floods in mountain catchments” Geomorphology, 337, 53-68, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2019.03.031 2019
28 Annandale, GW, TJ Randle, EJ Langendoen, RH Hotchkiss, and the United States National Reservoir Sedimentation and Sustainability Team (NRSST), 2018, “Reservoir sedimentation management: A sustainable development challenge” Hydrolink, Number 3, 72-75 2018
27 Nelson, PA and JA Morgan, 2018, “Flume experiments on flow and sediment supply controls on gravel bedform dynamics” Geomorphology, 323, 98-105, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2018.09.011 2018
26 Bankert, A and PA Nelson, 2017, “Alternate bar dynamics in response to increases and decreases of sediment supply” Sedimentology, doi: 10.1111/sed.12399 2017
25 Brogan DJ, PA Nelson, and LH MacDonald, 2017, “Reconstructing extreme post-wildfire floods: a comparison of convective and mesoscale events” Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, doi: 10.1002/esp.4194 2017
24 Stroth, TR, BP Bledsoe, and PA Nelson, 2017, “Full spectrum analytical channel design with the Capacity/Supply Ratio (CSR)” Water, 9(4), 271, doi: 10.3390/w9040271 2017
23 Rosburg TT, PA Nelson, and BP Bledsoe, 2017, “Effects of urbanization on flow-duration and stream flashiness: A case study of Puget Sound streams, Western Washington, USA” JAWRA: Journal of the American Water Resources Association (JAWRA), 53(2), 493-507, doi: 10.1111/1752-1688.12511 2017
22 Morgan JA, DJ Brogan, and PA Nelson, 2017, “Application of structure-from-motion in laboratory flumes” Geomorphology, 276, 125-143, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.10.021 2017
21 Cotrufo, MF, CM Boot, S Kampf, PA Nelson, DJ Brogan, T Covino, ML Haddix, LH MacDonald, S Rathburn, S Ryan-Burkett, S Schmeer, and E Hall, 2016, “Redistribution of pyrogenic carbon from hillslopes to stream corridors following a large montane wildfire” Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 30, 1348-1355, doi: 10.1002/2016GB005467 2016
20 Kampf, SK, DJ Brogan, S Schmeer, LH MacDonald, and PA Nelson, 2016, “How do geomorphic effects of rainfall vary with storm type and spatial scale in a post-fire landscape?” Geomorphology, 273, 39-51, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.08.001 2016
19 Rosburg, TT, PA Nelson, JS Sholtes, and BP Bledsoe, 2016, “The effect of flow data resolution on sediment yield and channel design” Journal of Hydrology, 538, 429-439, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.04.040 2016
18 . Fuller, TK, JG Venditti, PA Nelson, and WJ Palen, 2016, “Modeling grain size adjustments in the downstream reach following run-of-river development” Water Resources Research, 52, 2770-2788, doi: 10.1002/2015WR017992 2016
17 Nelson, PA, RR McDonald, JM Nelson, and WE Dietrich, 2015, “Coevolution of bed surface patchiness and channel morphology: 2. Numerical experiments” Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, doi: 10.1002/2014JF003429 2015
16 Nelson, PA, RR McDonald, JM Nelson, and WE Dietrich, 2015, “Coevolution of bed surface patchiness and channel morphology: 1. Mechanisms of forced patch formation” Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, doi: 10.1002/2014JF003428 2015
15 Nelson, PA, AK Brew, and JA Morgan, 2015, “Morphodynamic response of a variable-width channel to changes in sediment supply” Water Resources Research, doi: 10.1002/2014WR016806 2015
14 Nelson, PA, M Bolla Pittaluga, and G Seminara, 2014, Finite amplitude bars in mixed bedrock-alluvial channels, Journal of Geophysical Research: Earth Surface, doi: 10.1002/2013JF002957. 2014
13 Nelson, PA, D Bellugi, and WE Dietrich, 2014, Delineation of river bed-surface patches by clustering high-resolution spatial grain size data, Geomorphology, doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2012.06.008. 2014
12 Venditti, JG, PA Nelson, JT Minear, J Wooster, and WE Dietrich, 2012, Alternate bar response to sediment supply termination, Journal of Geophysical Research, 117, F02039, doi:10.1029/2011JF002254. 2012
11 Nelson, PA and G Seminara, 2012, A theoretical framework for the morphodynamics of bedrock channels, Geophysical Research Letters, L06408, doi:10.1029/2011GL050806. 2012
10 Nelson, PA and G Seminara, 2011, Modeling the evolution of bedrock channel shape with erosion from saltating bed load, Geophysical Research Letters, L17406, doi:10.1029/2011GL048628. 2011
9 Nelson, PA, WE Dietrich, and JG Venditti, 2010, Bed topography and the development of forced bed surface patches, Journal of Geophysical Research, F04024, doi:10.1029/2010JF001747. 2010
8 Venditti, JG, WE Dietrich, PA Nelson, MA Wydzga, J Fadde, and L Sklar, 2010, Effect of sediment pulse grain size on sediment transport rates and bed mobility in gravel bed rivers, Journal of Geophysical Research, F03039, doi: 10.1029/2009JF001418. 2010
7 Venditti, JG, WE Dietrich, PA Nelson, MA Wydzga, J Fadde, and L Sklar, 2010, Mobilization of coarse surface layers in gravel-bedded rivers by finer gravel bedload, Water Resources Research, W07506, doi: 10.1029/2009WR008329. 2010
6 Sklar, LS, J Fadde, JG Venditti, P Nelson, MA Wydzga, Y Cui, and WE Dietrich, 2009, Translation and dispersion of sediment pulses in flume experiments simulating gravel augmentation below dams, Water Resources Research, W08439, doi:10.1029/2008WR007634. 2009
5 Nelson, PA, JG Venditti, WE Dietrich, JW Kirchner, H Ikeda, F Iseya, and LS Sklar, 2009, Response of bed surface patchiness to reductions in sediment supply, Journal of Geophysical Research, F02005, doi:10.1029/2008JF001144. 2009
4 Nelson, PA, JA Smith, and AJ Miller, 2006, Evolution of channel morphology and hydrologic response in an urbanizing drainage basin, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 31: 1063-1079, doi:10.1002/esp.1308. 2006
3 Smith, JA, ML Baeck, KL Meierdiercks, PA Nelson, AJ Miller, and EJ Holland, 2005, Field studies of the storm event hydrologic response in an urbanizing watershed, Water Resources Research 41, W10413, doi:10.1029/2004WR003712. 2005
2 Smith, JA, AJ Miller, ML Baeck, PA Nelson, GT Fisher, and KL Meierdiercks, 2005, Extraordinary flood response of a small urban watershed to short-duration convective rainfall, Journal of Hydrometeorology 6: 599-617. 2005
1 Hicks, NS, JA Smith, AJ Miller, and PA Nelson, 2005, Catastrophic flooding from an orographic thunderstorm in the central Appalachians, Water Resources Research 41, W12428, doi:10.1029/2005WR004129. 2005
Book Chapters and Books Top
Book Chapters
2 Venditti, JG, PA Nelson, RW Bradley, D Haught, and AB Gitto, 2017, Bedforms, structures, patches, and sediment supply in gravel-bed rivers, Gravel-Bed Rivers: Processes and Disasters, Tsutsumi, D and JB Laronne (Eds), John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, 439-466. 2017
1 Dietrich, WE, PA Nelson, E Yager, JG Venditti, MP Lamb, and L Collins, 2005, Sediment patches, sediment supply, and channel morphology. In Parker, G and MH Garcia (eds), River, Coastal and Estuarine Morphodynamics: RCEM 2005, 79-90. 2005