Publications

Papers under Preparation

  • Omidvar, H., Sun, T., Li, Z., Grimmond, S., (2020) "A general approach toward obtaining global urban land cover fraction ", To be submitted Soon.
  • Omidvar, H., Sun, T., Li, Z., Grimmond, S., (2020), ”Benchmarking SUEWS performance for pure vegetated land covers using AmeriFlux data”, To be submitted in Journal of Geoscientific Model Development.
  • Omidvar, H., Sun, T., Li, Z., Grimmond, S., (2020) "WRF(v4.0)-SUEWS(v2018c) Coupled System: Development, Evaluation and Application", To be submitted in Journal of Geoscientific Model Development

Peer-reviewed Journal Articles

  • MJ Salganik et al. (2020) Measuring the predictability of life outcomes with a scientific mass collaboration, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1915006117
  • Omidvar, H., Bou-Zeid, E., Li, Q., Mellado, J.P. and Klein, P., (2020) Plume or Bubble? Transition of city-scale atmospheric circulation, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, in press
  • Omidvar, H., Chiaramonte, M. and Bou-Zeid, E., (2019). Physical determinants and reduced models of the rapid cooling of urban surfaces during rainfall, Journal of Advances in Modeling Earth Systems, DOI:10.1029/2018MS001528.
  • Omidvar, H., Song, J., Yang, J., Arwatz, G., Wang, Z.H., Hultmark, M., Kaloush, K. and Bou‐Zeid, E., (2018). Rapid modification of urban land surface temperature during rainfall. Water Resources Research, DOI: 10.1029/2017WR022241.
  • Omidvar, H. and Bou-Zeid, E., (2018). Hacking a soil water content reflectometer to measure liquid level. Flow Measurement and Instrumentation, DOI:10.1016/j.flowmeasinst.2018.11.014

Peer-reviewed Conference Articles

  • Omidvar, H. and Bou-Zeid, E., (2018). Rapid cooling of urban surfaces during rainfall: physical basis, dominant energy fluxes, and sensitivity to pavement and rainfall properties, The International Building Physics Conference, Link.