Publications

General publications:

23. June 2015

Multilaterales BMBF-Forschungsprojekt SMART-MOVE fördert effiziente Wasserbewirtschaftung im Nahen Osten
http://www.kooperation-international.de/detail/info/unteres-jordantal-knappe-wasserressourcen-optimal-nutzen.html


Scientific publications

Journals

Giese, M., Reimann, T., Liedl, R., Maréchal, J.-C. & M. Sauter (2017): Application of flow dimension for numerical drawdown data analyses in mixed flow karst system. Hydrogeology Journal, 25, 3, 799-811

Grimmeisen, F., Lehmann, M.F., Liesch, T., Goeppert, N., Klinger, J., Zopfi, J., Goldscheider, N. (2017): Isotopic constraints on water source mixing, network leakage and contamination in an urban groundwater system. Science of The Total Environment, 583, 202-213.

Grimmeisen, F., Schmidt, S., Klinger, J., Goldscheider, N. (2017): Konzeption und Aufbau eines online Grundwasserqualitäts-Monitoring zur Ermittlung von Kontaminationsereignissen in einem jordanischen Karstgebiet. Zbl. Geol. Paläont. Teil I, Jg. 2017, Heft 1, S. 119–125

Grimmeisen, F., Zemann, M., Goeppert, N. & Goldscheider, N. (2016): Weekly variations of discharge and groundwater quality caused by intermittent water supply in an urbanized karst catchment. – Journal of Hydrology, 537, pp. 157-170

Hamdan, I., Margane, A., Ptak, T., Wiegand, B. & Sauter, M. (2016): Groundwater vulnerability assessment for the karst aquifer of Tanour and Rasoun springs catchment area (NW-Jordan) using COP and EPIK intrinsic methods. – Environmental Earth Sciences, 75, 1474, 13 pp. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-016-6281-2

Hamdan I., Wiegand B., Toll M., Sauter M. (2016): Spring response to precipitation events using δ18O and δ2H in the Tanour catchment, NW Jordan. Isotopes in Environmental and Health Studies. 52 , 6, 682-693. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10256016.2016.1159205

Huebsch, M., Grimmeisen, F., Zemann, M., Fenton, O., Richards, K.G., Jordan, P., Sawarieh, A., Blum, P. & Goldscheider, N. (2015): Technical Note: Field experiences using UV/VIS sensors for high-resolution monitoring of nitrate in groundwater. – Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 19, pp. 1589-1598

Oehlmann, S., Geyer, T., Licha, T. & M. Sauter (2015): Reducing the ambiguity of karst aquifer models by pattern matching of flow and transport on catchment scale. Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 19, 893-912, doi:10.5194/hess-19-893-2015

Qtaishat, T. H. Al-Karablieh, E. K; Salman, A. Z.; Tabieh, M. A.; Al-Qudah, H. F and Seder N. (2017): Economic analysis of brackish-water desalination used for irrigation in the Jordan Valley. Desalination and Water Treatment. 72;13-21.

Rahman, M. A., Jaumann, L., Lerche, N., Renatus, F., Buchs, A. K., Gade, R. & M. Sauter. (2015): Selection of the Best Inland Waterway Structure: A Multicriteria Decision Analysis Approach. Water Resources Management, 29(8), 2733-2749

Ries, F., Lange, L., Schmidt, S., Puhlmann, H., Sauter, M. (2015): Recharge estimation and soil moisture dynamics in a Mediterranean, semi-arid karst region, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 19, 1439–1456

Ries, F., Schmidt, S., Sauter, M. & Lange, J. (2017): Controls on runoff generation along a steep climatic gradient in the Eastern Mediterranean. – Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies 9: 18–33.

Schmidt, S., Grimmeisen, F., Ries, F., Goldscheider, N., Sauter, M. (submitted to Grundwasser): Hochauflösendes Monitoring von Karst-Grundwasserressourcen beiderseits des Jordangrabens – Konzepte und Anwendungsbeispiele

Schmidt, S., Ries, F., Grimmeisen, F., Sauter, M. (2017): Praxiserfahrungen beim Aufbau und Betrieb eines umfassenden hydrometrischen und hydrochemischen Monitoringnetzes im Westjordanland. Zbl. Geol. Paläont. Teil I, Jg. 2017, Heft 1, S. 127–137.

Xanke, J., Goeppert, N., Sawarieh, A., Liesch, T., Kinger, J., Ali, W., Hötzl, H., Hadidi, K., Goldscheider, N. (2015): Impact of managed aquifer recharge on the chemical and isotopic composition of a karst aquifer, Wala reservoir, Jordan. Hydrogeology Journal, 1-14., DOI 10.1007/s10040-015-1233-6

Xanke J, Jourde H, Liesch T, Goldscheider N (2016): Numerical long-term assessment of managed aquifer recharge from a reservoir into a karst aquifer in Jordan. In: Journal of hydrology. http://dx.doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.06.058

Xanke, J., Liesch, T., Goeppert, N., Klinger, J., Gassen, N., Goldscheider, N. (2017): Contamination risk and drinking water protection for a large-scale managed aquifer recharge site in a semi-arid karst region, Jordan, accepted for publication in Hydrogeology Journal (February 2017):

Zemann, M., Majewsky, M., Wolf, L.(2016): Accumulation of pharmaceuticals in groundwater under arid climate conditions – Results from unsaturated column experiments, Chemosphere 154: 463-471

Zemann, M., Wolf, L., Grimmeisen, F., Klinger, J., Hötzl, H., Tiehm, A., Goldscheider, N. (2015): Tracking changing X-ray contrast media application to an urban-influenced karst aquifer in the Wadi Shueib, Jordan. Environmental Pollution, 198, 133-143. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2014.11.033


Qualification works

Alfaro, P. (2017): Water resources assessment under semi-arid conditions – modelling applications in a complex surface-groundwater system, Jordan. – Dissertation, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Karlsruhe.

Frick, P (2017): Economic Assessment of an adapted water distribution strategy in Jordan. – Master Thesis, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Karlsruhe.

Hamdan, I. (2016): Characterization of groundwater flow and vulnerability assessment of karstic aquifers - Development of a travel time based approach and application to the Tanour and Rasoun spring catchment (Ajloun, NW-Jordan). Ph.D. Thesis, University of Göttingen

Hoppe, N. (2016): Vulnerability Mapping as a Planning Tool for Decision Makers in an Urbanized Karst Area, Wadi Shueib, Jordan; Concepts for Sewer Rehabilitation and Irrigation with Treated Wastewater. Master Thesis, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Karlsruhe.

Xanke, J. (2017): Managed aquifer recharge into a karst groundwater system at the Wala reservoir, Jordan. – Dissertation, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Karlsruhe.

Zemann, M. B. (2016): Fate and Behavior of Pharmaceuticals in Groundwater of Arid and Semi-Arid Climates-Examples from the Lower Jordan Valley. – Dissertation, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT), Karlsruhe.


Books/Book Chapters

Grimmeisen, F., Schmidt, S., Klinger, J., Goldscheider, N. (2017): Konzeption und Aufbau eines online Grundwassermonitoring-Systems zur Ermittlung von Kontaminationsereignissen in einem jordanischen Karstgebiet, Zbl. Geol. Paläont. Teil I, Jg. 2017, Heft 1, 85–92, E. Schweizerbart‘sche Verlagsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart

Klinger, J., Goldscheider, N. & Hötzl, H. (2015): SMART - IWRM : Integrated Water Resources Management in the Lower Jordan Rift Valley; Project Report 2nd Phase, KIT Scientific Reports 7698, ISBN: 978-3-7315-0393-4, http://dx.doi.org/10.5445/KSP/1000047307

Klinger, J., Riepl, D., Wolff, H.-P., Heinz, I., Rödiger, T., Guttman, J., Samhan, S., Tamimi, A., Subah, A., Sauter, M., Müller, R., Geyer, S., Ali, W., V. Afferden, M., Lee, M.-Y., Liesch, T., Hötzl, H., Goldscheider, N. (2016): Challenges of implementing IWRM in the Lower Jordan Valley. In: Borchardt, D. , Bogardi, J.J. and Ibisch, R. (Eds.): Integrated Water Resources Management: Concept, Research and Implementation. Springer International Publishing, 2016, ISBN 978-3-319-25071-7

Siebert C., Rödiger T., Geyer S., Laronne J.B., Hillel N., Sauter M. & U. Mallast (2016): Multidisciplinary Investigations of the Transboundary Dead Sea Basin and Its Water Resources. In: Borchardt D., Bogardi J.J. & R.B. Ibisch (eds.) Integrated Water Resources Management: Concept, Research and Implementation, Springer, pp 107-127


Reports

Grimmeisen, F., Zemann, M. (2015): Improved Monitoring Concepts. In: Klinger, J., Goldscheider, N. (Eds.), SMART – Sustainable Management of Available Water Resources with Innovative Technologies. IWRM – Integrated Water Resources Management in the Lower Jordan Rift Valley. Final Report - Second Project Phase. KIT, Karlsruhe.

Ries, F. and Schmidt, S. (2016): Technical report on hydrological monitoring in semi-arid areas - Experiences from field work in the Middle East. Freiburg HydroNotes, Series Paper 2, Chair of Hydrology, University of Freiburg, 18 pp.


Conference presentations

Klinger, J., Alfaro, P., Grimmeisen, F., Xanke, J., Riepl, D., Subah, A., Goldscheider, N. (2016): From research to implementation: IWRM for an urbanized area in Jordan, Tagungsband, 25. Tagung der Fachsektion Hydrogeologie in der DGGV 2016, Grundwasser - Mensch – Ökosysteme, 13.-17.04.2016, Karlsruhe

Klinger J, Xanke J, Alfaro P, Grimmeisen F, Salameh E, Salman A, Subah A, Goldscheider N (2016): Integrating Managed Aquifer Recharge into regional water management in Jordan. Presentation, 43. IAH Congress, 25-29th September, 2016, le Corum , Montpellier, France

Ries, F., Schmidt, Sebastian, Sauter, M., Lange, J. (2016): Runoff generation in a Mediterranean semi-arid landscape: Thresholds, scale, rainfall and catchment characteristics. Oral presentation, European Geosciences Union (EGU), Vienna.

Xanke, J., Klinger, J., Liesch, T., Göppert, N., Sawarieh, A., Goldscheider, N. (2016): Hydrogeological assessment of a managed aquifer recharge site at the Wala reservoir, Jordan, Tagungsband, 25. Tagung der Fachsektion Hydrogeologie in der DGGV 2016, Grundwasser - Mensch – Ökosysteme, 13.-17.04.2016, Karlsruhe

Xanke, J., Jourde, H., Liesch, T., Goldscheider, N. (2016): Numerical simulation of Managed Aquifer Recharge into a karst aquifer using an Equivalent Porous Medium approach. Poster presentation, Eurokarst – Neuchatel, Swizzerland 2016

Xanke, J., Jourde, H., Liesch, T., Goldscheider, N. (2016): Numerical simulation of managed aquifer recharge into a karst groundwater system at the Wala reservoir, Jordan. Presentation, 43. IAH Congress, 25-29th September, 2016, le Corum, Montpellier, France