Also known as
Model type Tool
Model part of larger framework
Note on status model
Date note status model
Incorporated models or components:
Spatial dimensions 1.5D
Spatial extent Watershed-Scale
Model domain Hydrology
One-line model description Hydrological Model Assessment and Development
Extended model description The hydromad (Hydrological Model Assessment and Development) package provides a set of functions which work together to construct, manipulate, analyse and compare hydrological models.

Hydrological model, Event separation,

Name Joseph Guillaume
Type of contact Model developer
Institute / Organization The Australian National University
Postal address 1
Postal address 2
Town / City Canberra City
Postal code ACT 0200
Country Australia
Email address

Name Felix Andrews
Type of contact Technical contact
Institute / Organization The Australian National University
Postal address 1
Postal address 2
Town / City Canberra City
Postal code ACT 0200
Country Australia
Email address

Supported platforms
Unix, Linux, Mac OS, Windows
Other platform
Programming language

Other program language R
Code optimized Single Processor
Multiple processors implemented
Nr of distributed processors
Nr of shared processors
Start year development 2010
Does model development still take place? Yes
If above answer is no, provide end year model development
Code development status Active
When did you indicate the 'code development status'? 2020
Model availability As code
Source code availability
(Or provide future intension)
Through web repository
Source web address
Source csdms web address
Program license type GPL v3
Program license type other
Memory requirements --
Typical run time --

Describe input parameters A two-component structure of a soil moisture accounting (SMA) module and a routing or unit hydrograph module.
Input format ASCII
Other input format
Describe output parameters Calibration algorithms, fit statistics.
Output format ASCII
Other output format
Pre-processing software needed? No
Describe pre-processing software
Post-processing software needed? No
Describe post-processing software
Visualization software needed? No
If above answer is yes
Other visualization software

Describe processes represented by the model --
Describe key physical parameters and equations --
Describe length scale and resolution constraints --
Describe time scale and resolution constraints --
Describe any numerical limitations and issues --

Describe available calibration data sets --
Upload calibration data sets if available:
Describe available test data sets See:
Upload test data sets if available:
Describe ideal data for testing

Do you have current or future plans for collaborating with other researchers? --
Is there a manual available? No
Upload manual if available:
Model website if any
Model forum / discussion board
Comments --

This part will be filled out by CSDMS staff

OpenMI compliant No but possible
BMI compliant No but possible
WMT component No but possible
PyMT component
Is this a data component
Can be coupled with:
Model info
Joseph Guillaume
Nr. of publications: 9
Total citations: 338
h-index: 6
m-quotient: 0.46
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Featured publication(s)YearModel describedType of ReferenceCitations
Andrews, F.T.; Croke, B.F.W.; Jakeman, A.J.; 2011. An open software environment for hydrological model assessment and development. Environmental Modelling & Software, 26, 1171–1185. 10.1016/j.envsoft.2011.04.006
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2011 Hydromad
Model overview 144
Badjana, Hèou Maléki; Fink, Manfred; Helmschrot, Jörg; Diekkrüger, Bernd; Kralisch, Sven; Afouda, Abel Akambi; Wala, Kpérkouma; 2017. Hydrological system analysis and modelling of the Kara River basin (West Africa) using a lumped metric conceptual model. Hydrological Sciences Journal, 62, 1094–1113. 10.1080/02626667.2017.1307571
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2017 Hydromad
Model application 10
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