Hydrological Models

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Models

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Anuga ANUGA is a hydrodynamic modelling tool that allows users to model realistic flow problems in complex 2D geometries. Habili, Nariman
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AnugaSed Add-on package to ANUGA with modules for sediment transport and vegetation drag Perignon, Mariela
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Avulsion
A.k.a. Debouche
Stream avulsion model Hutton, Eric
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Badlands Basin and landscape dynamics Salles, Tristan
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CAESAR Lisflood
A.k.a. CAESAR-Lisflood
Caesar Lisflood is a morphodynamic / Landscape evolution model that simulates erosion and deposition in river catchments and reaches over time scales from hours to 1000's of years. Coulthard, Tom
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CREST The Coupled Routing and Excess STorage (CREST) model is a distributed hydrologic model developed to simulate the spatial and temporal variation of atmospheric, land surface, and subsurface water fluxes and storages by cell-to-cell simulation. Wang, Jiahu
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CVFEM Rift2D multi-physics numerical model that simulates rock deformation, fluid flow, solute transport and heat transfer in response to ice sheet loading of multiple cycles Zhang, Yipeng
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DHSVM DHSVM is a distributed hydrologic model that explicitly represents the effects of topography and vegetation on water fluxes through the landscape. DHSVM, Administrator
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DLBRM Distributed Large Basin Runoff Model Croley, Thomas
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DR3M Distributed Routing Rainfall-Runoff Model--version II U.S., Geological Survey
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Delft3D 3D hydrodynamic and sediment transport model Delft3D, Support
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ECSimpleSnow A simple snow model Wang, Kang
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EF5 Ensemble Framework For Flash Flood Forecasting Flamig, Zac
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ESCAPE parallel global-scale landscape evolution model Salles, Tristan
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FLDTA Simulates flow characteristics based on gradually varied flow equation Slingerland, Rudy
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GEOtop Distributed hydrological model, water and energy budgets Rigon, Riccardo
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GISS GCM ModelE GISS GCM ModelE Schmidt, Gavin
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GSFLOW Ground-water and Surface-water FLOW model Markstrom, Steve
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Glimmer-CISM Dynamic thermo-mechanical ice sheet model Hagdorn, Magnus
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GreenAmptInfiltrationModel The Green-Ampt method of infiltration estimation. Jiang, Peishi
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GroundwaterDupuitPercolator The GroundwaterDupuitPercolator solves the Boussinesq equation for flow in an unconfined aquifer over an impermeable aquifer base and calculates groundwater return flow to the surface. Litwin, David
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GullyErosionProfiler1D This model is designed to simulate longitudinal profiles with headward advancing headcuts. Rengers, Francis
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HBV HBV model is a rainfall-runoff model Craven, John
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HexWatershed A watershed delineation model based on hexagonal mesh grid Liao, Chang
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HydroTrend Climate driven hydrological transport model Kettner, Albert
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IceFlow 2D semi-implicit shallow ice approximation glacier model Wickert, Andy
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KWAVE A model representing infiltration, interception, and runoff using the kinematic wave approximation McGuire, Luke
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Kudryavtsev Model
A.k.a. Ku Model
Permafrost Active Layer Thickness Model based on Kudryavtsev's parametrization Overeem, Irina
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LISFLOOD LISFLOOD - a distributed hydrological rainfall-runoff model de Roo, Ad
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LOADEST Software for estimating constituent loads in streams and rivers Runkel, Rob
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Landlab Python software framework for writing, assembling, and running 2D numerical models Tucker, Greg
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MARSSIM Landform evolution model Howard, Alan
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MARSSIM V4
A.k.a. MARSSIM
MARSSIM terrestrial and planetary Landform Evolution Model Howard, Alan
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MIDAS Coupled flow- heterogeneous sediment routing model Slingerland, Rudy
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MODFLOW MODFLOW is a three-dimensional finite-difference ground-water model Barlow, Paul
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Manningseq-bouldersforpaleohydrology Matlab® code for paleo-hydrological flood flow reconstruction in a fluvial channel Huber, Marius
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Meander Centerline Migration Model
A.k.a. MCMM
Simulation of the long-term migration of meandering rivers flowing above heterogeneous floodplains Bogoni, Manuel
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Mixed bedrock-alluvial morphodynamic Alluvial morphodynamics of bedrock reaches Jafarinik, Sadegh
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Mrip Mrip is a self-organization type model for the formation and dynamics of megaripples in the nearshore. Gallagher, Edith
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Nitrate Network Model Nitrate and organic carbon dynamics on a wetland-river network Czuba, Jonathan
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OTEQ One-Dimensional Transport with Equilibrium Chemistry (OTEQ): A Reactive Transport Model for Streams and Rivers Runkel, Rob
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OTIS One-Dimensional Transport with Inflow and Storage (OTIS): A Solute Transport Model for Streams and Rivers Runkel, Rob
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OlaFlow
A.k.a. olaFoam
Wave generation and active absorption interaction with porous structures framework Higuera, Pablo
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OverlandFlow
A.k.a. Landlab OverlandFlow component
Component simulating overland flow using a 2-D numerical approximation of the shallow-water equations following the de Almeida et al., 2012 algorithm for storage-cell inundation modeling. Adams, Jordan
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OverlandFlowBates This component simulates overland flow using the 2-D numerical model of shallow-water flow over topography using the Bates et al. (2010) algorithm for storage-cell inundation modeling. Adams, Jordan
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PHREEQC PHREEQC version 3 is a computer program written in the C and C++ programming languages that is designed to perform a wide variety of aqueous geochemical calculations Parkhurst, David
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PIHM PIHM is a multiprocess, multi-scale hydrologic model. Duffy, Christopher
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PRMS Precipitation-Runoff Modeling System Leavesley, George
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ParFlow Parallel, high-performance, integrated watershed model Maxwell, Reed
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Pllcart3d 3D numerical simulation of confined miscible flows Oliveira, Rafael
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PotentialEvapotranspiration Calculates potential evapotranspiration Nudurupati, Sai
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PyDeltaRCM Reduced complexity river delta formation and evolution model with channel dynamics Perignon, Mariela
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RHESSys Regional Hydro-Ecologic Simulation System Tague, christina
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Rescal-snow A model of dunes and snow-waves Kochanski, Kelly
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Reservoir Reservoir: Tools for Analysis, Design, and Operation of Water Supply Storages Turner, Sean
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River Erosion Model
A.k.a. REM
An intermediate complexity model for simulating stream channel evolution (years to decades) at the watershed scale. Lammers, Roderick
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River Network Bed-Material Sediment Bed-material sediment transport and storage dynamics on river networks. Czuba, Jonathan
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River Temperature Model
A.k.a. River Temperature
River Temperature Model based on heat balance approach Overeem, Irina
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RiverMUSE
A.k.a. River Mussel-Sediment Interaction Model
Simulates freshwater mussel populations' response to changes in suspended sediment Schwenk, Jon
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SLAMM 6.7
A.k.a. Sea Level Affecting Marshes Model
The Sea Level Affecting Marshes Model (SLAMM) Clough, Jonathan
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SPARROW The SPARROW Surface Water-Quality Model Alexander, Richard
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STVENANT 1D gradually varied flow routine Slingerland, Rudy
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SWAT SWAT is a river basin scale model developed to quantify the impact of land management practices in large, complex watersheds. Arnold, Jeff
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SWEHR A coupled model for infiltration, fluid flow, and sediment transport. McGuire, Luke
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SWMM Storm Water Management Model Rossman, Lewis
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SedFoam-2.0 A multi-dimensional Eulerian two-phase model for sediment transport (version 2.0) Chauchat, Julien
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SoilInfiltrationGreenAmpt
A.k.a. The Landlab SoilInfiltrationGreenAmpt component
Landlab component that calculates soil infiltration based on the Green-Ampt solution. Rengers, Francis
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SoilMoisture Compute the decay of soil moisture saturation at storm-interstorm time period Nudurupati, Sai
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TISC
A.k.a. tAo3D
TISC integrates quantitative models of lithospheric flexure, fault deformation, and surface mass transport (erosion/transport/sedimentation) along drainage networks. Garcia Castellanos, Daniel
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TOPMODEL Physically based, distributed watershed model that simulates hydrologic fluxes of water through a watershed Beven, Keith
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TaylorNonLinearDiffuser Model non-linear soil creep after Ganti et al. (2012) Glade, Rachel
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ThawLake1D 1-D numerical model of permafrost and subsidence processes. Matell, Nora
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The TELEMAC system
A.k.a. TELEMAC, TELEMAC-2D, TELEMAC-3D, TOMAWAC, ARTEMIS, WAQTEL, SISYPHE
a powerful integrated modeling tool for use in the field of free-surface flows. TELEMAC support team, -
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TopoFlow Spatially-distributed, D8-based hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Channels-Diffusive Wave Diffusive Wave process component for flow routing in a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Channels-Dynamic Wave Dynamic Wave process component for flow routing in a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Channels-Kinematic Wave Kinematic Wave process component for flow routing in a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model. Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Diversions Diversions component for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model. Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Evaporation-Energy Balance Evaporation process component (Energy Balance method) for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Evaporation-Priestley Taylor Evaporation process component (Priestley-Taylor method) for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Evaporation-Read File Evaporation process component (read from file method) for a spatially-distributed hydrologic model. Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Infiltration-Green-Ampt Infiltration process component (Green-Ampt method) for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Infiltration-Richards 1D Infiltration process component (Richards 1D method) for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Infiltration-Smith-Parlange Infiltration process component (Smith-Parlange method) for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Meteorology Meteorology process component for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Saturated Zone-Darcy Layers Saturated Zone process component (Darcy's law, multiple soil layers) for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Snowmelt-Degree-Day Snowmelt process component (Degree-Day method) for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TopoFlow-Snowmelt-Energy Balance Snowmelt process component (Energy Balance method) for a D8-based, spatial hydrologic model Peckham, Scott
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TransportLengthHillslopeDiffuser Transport length hillslope diffusion. Mouchene, Margaux
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TwoPhaseEulerSedFoam
A.k.a. SedFoam
A four-way coupled two-phase Eulerian model for sediment transport Cheng, Zhen
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UEB The Utah Energy Balance (UEB) Grid snowmelt model Tarboton, David
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VIC VIC (Variable Infiltration Capacity) is a macroscale hydrologic model that solves full water and energy balances, originally developed by Xu Liang at the University of Washington. Lettenmaier, Dennis
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Vegetation Model plant dynamics using multiple representative plant species Nudurupati, Sai
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WBM-WTM
A.k.a. WBMplus
Water Balance/Transport Model Fekete, Balazs
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WBMsed Global sediment flux and water discharge model. Cohen, Sagy
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WRF-Hydro
A.k.a. WRF-Hydro Modeling System
The WRF-Hydro® Modeling System, an open-source community model, is used for a range of projects, including flash flood prediction, regional hydroclimate impacts assessment, seasonal forecasting of water resources, and land-atmosphere coupling studies. It produces forecasts and analyses for all major terrestrial water-cycle components: Precipitation, Streamflow, Soil moisture, Snowpack, Flooding, Groundwater. McAllister, Molly
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Tools

ProgramDescriptionDeveloperDownloadPyMT
Acronym1 E-book: program for computing bedload transport in gravel rivers. Parker, Gary
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Acronym1D E-book: program for computing bedload transport in gravel rivers over time. Parker, Gary
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Acronym1R E-book: program for computing bedload transport in gravel rivers with a Manning-Strickler relation for flow resistance. Parker, Gary
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AgDegBW E-book: Calculator for aggradation and degradation of a river reach using a backwater formulation. Parker, Gary
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AgDegNormGravMixPW E-book: calculator for aggradation and degradation of sediment mixtures in gravel-bed streams Parker, Gary
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AgDegNormGravMixSubPW E-book: calculator for evolution of upward-concave bed profiles in rivers carrying sediment mixtures in subsiding basins. Parker, Gary
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AgDegNormal E-book: illustration of calculation of aggradation and degradation of a river reach using the normal flow approximation. Parker, Gary
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AgDegNormalFault E-book: Illustration of calculation of aggradation and degradation of a river reach using the normal flow approximation; with an extension for calculation of the response to a sudden fault along the reach. Parker, Gary
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AgDegNormalGravMixHyd E-book: A module that calculates the evolution of a gravel bed river under an imposed cycled hydrograph. Parker, Gary
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AgDegNormalSub E-book: Program to calculate the evolution of upward-concave bed profiles in rivers carrying uniform sediment in subsiding basins. Parker, Gary
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Area-Slope Equation Calculator Pixel scale Area-Slope equation calculator Cohen, Sagy
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BackwaterCalculator E-book: program for backwater calculations in open channel flow Parker, Gary
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BackwaterWrightParker E-book: calculator for backwater curves in sand-bed streams, including the effects of both skin friction and form drag due to skin friction Parker, Gary
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BedrockAlluvialTransition E-book: calculator for aggradation and degradation with a migrating bedrock-alluvial transition at the upstream end. Parker, Gary
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Channel-Oscillation Read note in extended description. Simulates Oscillations in arid alluvial channels Pelletier, Jon
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Dakotathon
A.k.a. CSDMS Dakota Interface (CDI)
A Python API for the Dakota iterative systems analysis toolkit. Piper, Mark
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DeltaBW E-book: Calculator for evolution of long profile of a river ending in a 1D migrating delta, using a backwater formulation. Parker, Gary
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DeltaNorm E-book: Calculator for evolution of long profile of a river ending in a 1D migrating delta, using the normal flow approximation. Parker, Gary
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DepDistTotLoadCalc E-book: Illustration of calculation of depth-discharge relation, bed load transport, suspended load transport and total bed material load for a large, low-slope sand-bed river. Parker, Gary
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DepressionFinderAndRouter Find depressions on a topographic surface. Hobley, Dan
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DrEICH algorithm
A.k.a. Channel extraction tool
Algorithm for extracting channel networks from high resolution topographic data Clubb, Fiona
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DredgeSlotBW E-book: calculator for aggradation and degradation of sediment mixtures in gravel-bed streams subject to cyclic hydrographs. Parker, Gary
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EstuarineMorphologyEstimator
A.k.a. EstuarineMorphologyEstimator
Empirical Assessment Tool for Bathymetry, Flow Velocity and Salinity in Estuaries Based on Tidal Amplitude and Remotely-Sensed Imagery Leuven, Jasper
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FACET Floodplain and Channel Evaluation Tool (FACET) Lamont, Samuel
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FallVelocity E-book: Particle fall velocity calculator Parker, Gary
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FlowAccumulator Component to accumulate flow and calculate drainage area. Barnhart, Katy
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FlowDirectorD8 Single-path (steepest direction) flow direction with diagonals on rasters. Barnhart, Katy
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FlowDirectorDinf Flow direction on a raster grid by the D infinity method. Barnhart, Katy
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FlowDirectorMFD Multiple-path flow direction with or without out diagonals. Barnhart, Katy
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FlowDirectorSteepest Single-path (steepest direction) flow direction without diagonals. Barnhart, Katy
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FwDET
A.k.a. Floodwater Depth Estimation Tool
Calculate floodwater depth based on an inundation polygon (e.g. from remote sensing) and a DEM Cohen, Sagy
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GISKnickFinder This python code can be used to find knickpoints and extract information about streams, it utilizes built-in functions of ArcGIS. Rengers, Francis
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GSDCalculator E-book: Calculator for statistical characteristics of grain size distributions. Parker, Gary
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GSFLOW-GRASS Quickly generates input files for and runs GSFLOW, and visualizes the output Wickert, Andrew
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GravelSandTransition E-book: Calculator for evolution of long profile of river with a migrating gravel-sand transition and subject to subsidence or base level rise. Parker, Gary
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GridMET Data Component
A.k.a. gridMET, gridmet_bmi
A CSDMS data component for fetching and caching gridMET meteorological data. McDonald, Rich
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HackCalculator Calculate Hack parameters. Barnhart, Katy
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Hydromad Hydrological Model Assessment and Development Guillaume, Joseph
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IDA
A.k.a. Implicit Drainage Area
An implementation of the Implicit Drainage Area method (regular and hybrid versions) for calculating drainage area from flow directions using parallel iterative solvers. Richardson, Alan
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ILAMB The International Land Model Benchmarking (ILAMB) toolkit Collier, Nathan
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KnickZone-Picker
A.k.a. KZP
Matlab-based scripts to extract topometrics for catchments and identify river knickpoints. Bookhagen, Bodo
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LakeMapperBarnes Temporarily fills depressions and reroutes flow across them Hobley, Daniel
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LossyFlowAccumulator Component to calculate drainage area and accumulate flow, while permitting dynamic loss or gain of flow downstream. Hobley, Dan
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MFDrouting Read note in extended description. Multiple Flow Direction (MFD) flow routing method Pelletier, Jon
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MFDrouting-Successive Read note in extended description. Successive flow routing with Multiple Flow Direction (MFD) method Pelletier, Jon
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ModelParameterDictionary Tool written in Python for reading model input parameters from a simple formatted text file. Tucker, Greg
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NEXRAD-extract Extract data from NEXRAD Doppler Radar NetCDFs Wickert, Andy
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NWIS Data Component A CSDMS data component used to download the National Water Information System (Nwis) time series datasets. Gan, Tian
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NWM Data Component A CSDMS data component used to download the National Water Model datasets. Gan, Tian
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OpenFOAM Open Field Operation and Manipulation is a toolbox for the development of customized numerical solvers. Weller, Henry
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PIHMgis Tightly coupled GIS interface for the Penn State Integrated Hydrologic Model Duffy, Christopher
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Permafrost Benchmark System
A.k.a. PBS
The PBS is a web-based tool for conducting benchmarking studies of permafrost models. Piper, Mark
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PotentialityFlowRouter Multidirectional flow routing using a novel method. Hobley, Daniel
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PrecipitationDistribution Generate random sequence of precipitation events Adams, Jordan
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PsHIC Pixel-scale Hypsometric Integral Calculator Cohen, Sagy
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PyRiverBed A Python framework to generate synthetic riverbed topography of constant-width meandering rivers Li, Zhi
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RecircFeed E-book: calculator for approach to equilibrium in recirculating and feed flumes Parker, Gary
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RiverWFRisingBaseLevelNormal E-book: Calculator for disequilibrium aggradation of a sand-bed river in response to rising base level. Parker, Gary
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RouseVanoniEquilibrium E-book: Program for calculating the Rouse-Vanoni profile of suspended sediment. Parker, Gary
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SinkFiller Fill sinks in a landscape to the brim, following the Barnes et al. (2014) algorithms. Hobley, Daniel
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SoilGrids Data Component A CSDMS data component used to download the soil property datasets from the SoilGrids system. Gan, Tian
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SpatialPrecipitationDistribution Generate random sequence of spatially-resolved precipitation events Hobley, Daniel
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SteadyStateAg E-book: calculator for approach to equilibrium in recirculating and feed flumes Parker, Gary
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SubsidingFan E-book: calculator for evolution of profiles of fans in subsiding basins Parker, Gary
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SuspSedDensityStrat E-book: Module for calculating the effect of density stratification on the vertical profiles of velocity and suspended sediment. Parker, Gary
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TOPOG TOPOG is a terrain analysis-based hydrologic modelling package Silberstein, Richard
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TauDEM A suite of Digital Elevation Model (DEM) tools for the extraction and analysis of hydrologic information from topography as represented by a DEM. TauDEM 5 is a new version implemented to take advantage of parallel processing Tarboton, David
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TopoFlow-Data-HIS The CUAHSI Hydrologic Information System Peckham, Scott
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TopoToolbox A set of Matlab functions for topographic analysis Schwanghart, Wolfgang
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Topography Data Component
A.k.a. Topography, bmi-topography
A CSDMS data component used to fetch and cache NASA Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) land elevation data using the OpenTopography REST API. Piper, Mark
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WPHydResAMBL E-book: Implementation of the Wright-Parker (2004) formulation for hydraulic resistance combined with the Ashida-Michiue (1972) bedload formulation. Parker, Gary
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