Recent conference presentations made by group members

*Strom, K. Hamilton, P., Gaillot, Fedele, J., and Hoyal, D. (2017). Autogenic processes and deposit signatures in laboratory submarine fan experiments with supercritical alluvial channels. Geophysical Research Abstracts Vol. 19, EGU2017-2861 [Abstract].

*Strom, K., and Rouhnia, M. (2016). Vertical Transport of Sediment from Muddy Buoyant River Plumes in the Presence of Different Modes of Interfacial Instabilities, Abstract EP31C-05, presented at 2016 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 12-16 Dec. [Abstract]

*Tran, D. and Strom, K. (2016). Flocculation in the Presence of Suspended Silt: Independent or Dependent Fractions?, Abstract EP33A-0971, presented at 2016 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 12-16 Dec. [Abstract]

*Iscen, N., Dillon, B., Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2016). An Element of Cohesion in Alluvial Fan Experiments, Abstract EP53C-0988, presented at 2016 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 12-16 Dec. [Abstract]

Tran, D., Kuprenas, R., and *Strom, K. (2016). Clay flocculation in the presence of suspended silt: independent or dependent fractions? River Flow 2016. St. Louis, MO. July 12-16, 2016.

Rouhnia, M., Liu, X., and *Strom, K. (2016). Experiments and modeling of density instabilities driven by interface shear and their influence on removal of sediment from buoyant plumes. River Flow 2016. St. Louis, MO. July 12-16, 2016.

*Mooneyham, C. and Strom, K. Strom (2016). Wash Load Interaction with Gravel Beds. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, West Palm Beach, FL, May 23-26, 2016. ASCE/EWRI.

*Kuprenas, R. and Strom, K. (2016). Modeling the role of sediment concentration and entrainment of ambient clearwater on the size of mud flocs in a turbulent river-mouth plume.  World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, West Palm Beach, FL, May 23-26, 2016. ASCE/EWRI.

Angel, E., Nicholas, N., and *Strom, K. (2016). Initial Testing Of A Dual Activation and Deactivation Illumination System For Visualization Of Flow Using Phosphorescent Particles. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, West Palm Beach, FL, May 23-26, 2016. ASCE/EWRI. (pdf slides; download here and open with Chrome for video)

*Strom, K. and Keyvani, A. (2015). Inclusion of floc-driven settling velocity in a simple river mouth plume model and the effect on plume concentration and rate of deposition. Abstract EP21C-0931 (poster), presented at 2015 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 14-18 Dec.

*Rouhnia, M. and Strom, K. (2015). Localized Density Instabilities Driven By Interface Shear and Their Influence on Removal of Sediment from Buoyant Plumes. Abstract EP21C-0931 (poster), presented at 2015 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 14-18 Dec.

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2015). One-Dimensional Hydraulic Theory Applied to Experimental Subaqueous Fans with Supercritical Distributaries (Invited). Abstract EP14A-07, presented at 2015 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 14-18 Dec.

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., and Hosseiny, H. (2015). Estimation of Channel-Forming Discharge and Large-Event Geomorphic Response Using HEC-RAS. Abstract EP53A-0942, presented at 2015 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 14-18 Dec.

*Tran, D. and Strom, K. (2015). Experimental investigation of the role of suspended sediment concentration on the growth rate and equilibrium size of mud flocs under constant turbulent mixing. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Austin, TX, May 18-21, 2015. ASCE/EWRI.

*Hosseiny, H. and Strom, K. (2015). Effective Discharge Calculation on the Trinity River and the Dependence of That Calculation on the Type and Quantity of Onsite Field Measurements. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Austin, TX, May 18-21, 2015. ASCE/EWRI.

*Strom, K. (2015). Plunge location of sediment driven hyperpycnal river discharges considering bottom friction, lateral entrainment, and particle settling. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Austin, TX, May 18-21, 2015. ASCE/EWRI.

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2015). Hydraulic and Sediment Transport Properties of Autogenic Avulsion Cycles on Experimental Subaqueous Fans with Supercritical Distributaries. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Austin, TX, May 18-21, 2015. ASCE/EWRI.

*Hosseiny, H. and Strom, K. (2014). Effective Discharge Calculation Methods and Variability: Application to the Trinity and Brazos Rivers, Texas. Abstract EP33A-3606, presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 Dec.

*Rouhnia, M. and Strom, K. (2014). Density Driven Removal of Sediment from a Buoyant Muddy Plume. Abstract EP31B-3527, presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 Dec.

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2014). Relationships Between Channel Hydraulics and Lobe Geometry on Experimental Submarine Fans. Abstract EP13B-3509, presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 Dec.

*Tran, D. and Strom, K. (2014). Is Equilibrium Floc Size a Function of Concentration? Abstract EP31B-3528, presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 Dec.

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2014). Autocyclic properties of supercritical distributive systems: morphodynamic commonalities between alluvial and submarine fan experiments. SEPM Research Conference – Autogenic Dynamics of Sedimentary Systems, Grand Junction, CO. August, 3-6.

Rouhnia, M. and *Strom, K. (2014). Comparison of individual mud floc settling rates and particle-settling driven gravitational instabilities in a muddy freshwater suspension overlying saltwater. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Portland, OR, June 2-5, 2014. ASCE/EWRI.

*Strom, K. (2014). Inclusion of floc growth in a simple river mouth jet model and its effect on deposition rate. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Portland, OR, June 2-5, 2014. ASCE/EWRI.

Hamilton, P., *Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2014). Remote sensing methods for quantifying density currents with application to submarine fan experiments. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Portland, OR, June 2-5, 2014. ASCE/EWRI.

*Hosseiny, H. and Strom, K. (2014). Effective discharge calculation on the Trinity River and the dependence of that calculation on the type and quantity of onsite field measurements. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Portland, OR, June 2-5, 2014. ASCE/EWRI.

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., and Hoyal, D (2014). Mesoscale mechanics of distributive channel systems with supercritical distributaries: an experimental study of alluvial and submarine fans. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 16, EGU2014-12696, European Geosciences Union General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 27 April – 02 May. [abstract]

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., and Hoyal, D (2014). Submarine fan stratigraphy described as a function of hydraulic variables: an experimental study. Abstract 1841830 , presented at 2014 AAPG Annual Conference, Houston, TX, 6-9 April.

*Rouhnia, M., Keyvani, A., and Strom, K. (2013). Floc Growth and Changes in ADV Acoustic Backscatter Signal. Abstract EP13A-0854, presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 Dec.

*Strom, K. and Keyvani, A. (2013). Modeling mud flocculation using variable collision and breakup efficiencies. Abstract EP51A-0700, presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 Dec.

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., Hoyal, D., and Fedele, J. (2013). Remote sensing methods for quantifying density currents with application to submarine fan experiments. Abstract EP53B-0804, presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 Dec.

*Keyvani, A. and Strom, K. (2013). Influence of Shear History on the Growth Rate and Equilibrium Size of Mud Flocs. Abstract EP53A-0779, presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 Dec.

*Strom, K. and Bhattacharya, J. (2012). Plunge location of sediment driven hyperpycnal river discharges considering bottom friction, lateral entrainment, and particle settling. Abstract EP31A-0795, presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 Dec.

*Keyvani, A. and Strom, K. (2012). Dynamic Flocculation of Muds in Fluvial to Marine Transitions. Abstract EP42C-02, presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 Dec.

*Hamilton, P., Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2012). Lobate geometries as a function of upstream channel hydraulics: experimental results from supercritical alluvial fans. Abstract EP53A-1016, presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 Dec.

*Rouhnia, M., Salehi, M., Keyvani, A., Ma, F., Strom, K., and Raphelt, N. (2012). Effective Discharge and Annual Sediment Yield on Brazos River. Abstract EP51B-0983, presented at 2012 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 3-7 Dec.

*Keyvani, A. and Strom, K. (2012). Flocculation processes in fluvial to marine transitions. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Albuquerque, NM, May 21-24, 2012. ASCE/EWRI.

*Strom, K., Qian, R., Cleveland, T., Asquith, W. (2012). A 1D morphodynamic code for modeling flow and sediment transport through a low-water crossing in an ephemeral stream. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Albuquerque, NM, May 21-24, 2012. ASCE/EWRI.

Hamilton, P., *Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2012). Sediment transport processes and morphodynamics on laboratory alluvial fans. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Albuquerque, NM, May 21-24, 2012. ASCE/EWRI.

Salehi, M. and *Strom, K. (2012). Field measurement of critical shear stress for erosion and deposition of different sediment mixtures in the San Jacinto estuary under various combinations of waves and currents. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Albuquerque, NM, May 21-24, 2012. ASCE/EWRI.

*Hamilton, P. , Strom, K., and Hoyal, D. (2011). Combined velocity and depth mapping on developing laboratory alluvial fans. Abstract EP43B-0688, presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

*Strom, K., Hamilton, P., and Hoyal, D. (2011). Internal process time-scales during development of experimental alluvial fans under different discharges, basin slopes, and sediment feed rates. Abstract EP43B-0687, presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

Machado, G. and *Strom, K. (2011). Scaling properties of flash-flood and snowmelt dominated steep low-order streams in central Texas and the Cascade mountains. Abstract EP43B-0686, presented at 2011 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 5-9 Dec.

*Strom, K. (2011). A new explicit settling velocity equation for mud flocs and some observations based on historic data. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Palm Springs, CA, May 22-26, 2010. ASCE/EWRI. [slides]

*Strom, K. (2010). A framework for dynamic modeling of surface-structure patches on bed load transport in coarse grained reaches. Abstract EP31A-0724 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec. [poster]

*Salehi, M. and Strom, K. (2010). Measurement of sediment critical shear stress for erosion, Abstract EP31A-0719 presented at 2010 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, Calif., 13-17 Dec.

*Salehi, M. and Strom, K. B. (2010). Relationship between acoustic backscatter strength and suspended sediment concentration using a 6 MHz Nortek Vector velocimeter. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, 371(41114),176, Providence, RI., May 17-21, 2010. ASCE/EWRI.

*Strom, K. B. and Kumar, R. G. (2010). Floc properties and settling velocity of Houston Ship Channel sediment. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, Providence, RI., May 17-21, 2010. ASCE/EWRI. [slides]

*Keyvani, A. and Strom, K. B. (2010). Flocculation population dynamics of cohesive Houston Ship Channel sediments. World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, 371(41114), 202, Providence, RI., May 17-21, 2010. ASCE/EWRI.

*Strom, K. B. (2009), Comparison of automated image-based grain sizing to standard pebble count methods, Eos Trans. AGU, 90(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract EP21B-0594 [poster]

*Kumar, R. G. and Strom, K. B. (2009). Settling velocities of cohesive and non-cohesive sediment particles. Texas Section – ASCE Fall Meeting, Houston, TX. October.

*Salehi, M. and Strom, K. B. (2009). Measurement of suspended sediment concentration with a Vector velocimeter. Texas Section – ASCE Fall Meeting, Houston, TX. October.

*Strom, K. B., Lindelof, A. B., Kuhns, R. D., Lucas, H. J. (2009). Automated grain sizing of exposed and submerged gravel beds with image based methods. In Texas Section – ASCE Fall Meeting, Houston, TX, October.

Salehi, M. and Strom, K. B. (2009). Suspended sediment concentration measurements of muddy sediments with an ADV. In World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, 342(41036):360, Kansas City, MO. ASCE/EWRI. [link]
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Kumar, R. G., Ruiz, A., and Strom, K. B. (2009). Digital floc camera for non intrusive measurement of floc parameters. In World Environmental & Water Resources Congress, 342(41036):330, Kansas City, MO. ASCE/EWRI. [link]

*Strom, K. B., R. C. Hilldale, and R. D. Kuhns (2007). Comparison of grain size distributions derived from digital images to sieve and pebble count derived distributions. In Hydraulic Measurements and Experimental Methods, Lake Placid, NY, pp. 415-420. ASCE/EWRI and IAHR.

*Presenting author