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Reclamation's funding is broken into fiscal years that start on October 1st and end on September 30th of the next calendar year. The current fiscal year is 2015. Use the utility below to find research funded by the Science and Technology Program during a specified range of years, or use the links here to explore research in other categories.


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Science and Technology Research Funded in 2013

The following 119 research projects were fully or partially funded by the Science and Technology Program in 2013. Click on a highlighted Researcher link to learn more about that project's Principal Investigator, or click on a linked project title to view that project's details.

Researcher Title ID Start Year End Year
Adams, Angela Evaluating Thin-film Nanocomposite Membranes to Treat Brackish Waters through Reverse Osmosis 5349 2013 2013
Andrews, Christopher Research, Develop, and Implement Sandblasting Noise Controls and Strategies to Reduce Reclamation High Noise Processes 2 9595 2013 2013
Bandrowski, David DJ J Large Wood Design Guidelines - National Manual 2754 2013 2013
Bartojay P.E., Katie Chemical Shrinkage Analysis of Nano Silica Cementitious Binders 4967 2013 2013
Bender, Merlynn D Increased Hydrogeneration while Improving Environmental Conditions (2) 9650 2012 2013
Bountry, Jennifer Evaluating Climate-induced Runoff and Temperature Change on Stream Habitat Metrics for Endangered or Threatened Fish 6507 2011 2013
Bountry, Jennifer Predicting Vertical and Lateral Sediment Erosion in River and Reservoir Settings 7356 2012 2014
Caldwell, Raymond Ingredients-based Climatology and Future Projections of Extreme Precipitation Events Using a Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) Framework 6917 2012 2013
Carlson, John Sediment Accumulation in Reservoirs: Comparison of Watershed Sediment Yield Models with Measured Sedimentation Volumes 9353 2013 2013
Chapman, Michelle J Strategies for Treating Variable Source Water 9316 2010 2013
Clark, Douglas Examining the Utility of Unmanned Vehicle Technology to Map Topography 4926 2012 2013
Clark, Douglas Exploring Potential Uses of Near Remote Sensing and Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) Technologies in Bureau of Reclamation (Reclamation) Science, Engineering, and Operations to Reduce Costs and Add Capabilities 3734 2012 2014
Clark, Douglas Pilot Testing Data Stewardship Processes on River Restoration and Hydrologic Data Sets 3760 2013 2014
Clark, Douglas Tools for Managing of Disputes over Science in the Bureau of Reclamation 6641 2013 2013
Collins, Kent Developing Guidelines for Formulating Reservoir Sustainability Plans 6080 2013 2014
Cuhaciyan, Christopher Mobility and Stability of Large Woody Material 3842 2013 2013
Dahm, Katharine Oxnard Saline Treatment Wetlands 9424 2012 2013
Dahm, Katharine Produced Water Treatment Primer for Oil and Gas Operations 1617 2013 2014
Dahm, Katharine Projected Impacts of Climate Change Induced Water Quality Trends on Reclamation Operations 4311 2013 2013
Day, Ted Application of a Physically-Based Distributed Snowmelt Model in Support of Reservoir Operations and Water Management 2264 2013 2014
DeHaan, Jim Reduced Cost Hydropower Maintenance 5021 2011 2013
DeHaan, Jim Renewable Integration and Small Hydro 6144 2011 2013
Delagah, Saied Cellulose Acetate Membrane 1526 2013 2013
Delagah, Saied Concentrate Minimization via Pellet Softening - Process Evaluation and Pilot Study 2444 2012 2014
Dombroski, Daniel Development of Software Tools for Efficient Processing of Bathymetry and Discharge Data 3937 2013 2013
Dundorf, Steve Forward Osmosis Treatment System Assessment 9740 2013 2013
Eastment, Eric Power System Diagnostics 548 2011 2013
Eastment, Eric Power System Safety 9629 2011 2013
England, John Methodology and Data for Quantifying Extreme Precipitation Events in a Changing Climate 1385 2012 2013
Ferguson, Ian Michael Continued Field Measurement of Riparian ET, Lower Colorado River Basin 3484 2013 2013
Fitzmaurice, Michael Near-Real-Time Visualization of Water Quality in Rivers and Estuaries in the western United States. 7172 2013 2013
Gaeuman, David Assessment of Habitat Complexity and Ecological Functions Provided by Gravel Bars Resulting from Gravel Augmentation and Channel Rehabilitation 5907 2013 2013
Gaeuman, David Bedload Adaptation Length for Modeling Bed Evolution in Gravel-bed Rivers 3054 2012 2013
Gallagher, Theresa Identify Primary Noise Sources in the Powerplant and Implement Noise Engineering Controls to Reduce Exposures to Employees 6433 2012 2014
Gangopadhyay, Subhrendu Flood Frequency Variability on Seasonal to Multidecadal Time Scales in the Western US and Implications for Infrastructure Planning 1916 2013 2015
Gaston, Todd Adaptation of Western US Agriculture to Climate Change Induced Water Scarcity 7430 2013 2013
Gault, Greg Design and Development of a Prototype Tool for Integrated Climate Downscaling and Streamflow Prediction using Open Source GIS Software 9449 2013 2014
Germann, John Effective Cavitation Detection Techniques for Hydraulic Turbines 9933 2011 2013
Germann, John Shear Pin Failure Prediction Through the Use of Acoustic Emission Sensing and Analysis 7567 2013 2014
Gill, Tom Affordable Self-Cleaning Trash Rack 3107 2011 2013
Gill, Tom Database for Field Performance of Electronic Water Level Sensors 216 2011 2013
Gill, Tom Design Refinement and Construction Drawings for Overshot Gates that Irrigation Districts can Construct Themselves 2319 2011 2013
Gill, Tom Wireless Automated Control of Surface Irrigation Systems for Improved Irrigation Efficiency 8969 2011 2013
Greimann, Blair Assessing and Reducing the Uncertainty of Predictions from Hydraulic and Hydrologic Models 9320 2011 2013
Greimann, Blair Predicting the Interactions between Flow, Sediment, and Riparian Vegetation 1368 2011 2013
Guerra, Katherine Investigation of benefit and application of desalination fuel cells to meet Reclamation's rural water needs 8673 2013 2013
Guerra, Katherine Renewable Energy Evaluation for Zero Liquid Discharge Processes 7399 2012 2013
Hanna, Leslie Cone Screen Riverine Baffle Design 3670 2012 2013
Harpman, David Alexander Phase 2- Advanced Optimization Algorithms for Hydropower Dispatch 3906 2012 2013
Haws, Mitchell Solar Photovoltaic Desalination 4850 2011 2014
Heiner, Bryan Modernization of Trashrack Raking Systems to Manage Quagga Mussel Settlement 2675 2011 2013
Hilldale, Robert C. Calibration of Bed Load Impact Sensors for Surrogate Sediment Measurement 115 2012 2014
Hilldale, Robert C. Federal Interagency Sedimentation Project 2559 2013 2014
Hilldale, Robert C. Passive Acoustic (Hydrophone) Measurement of Coarse Bed Load 4864 2012 2014
Holdren, Chris Ecological Impacts and Possible Environmental Controls of Zebra/Quagga Mussels on Reclamation Reservoirs 6003 2013 2013
Holdren, Chris Investigating an Innovative Constructed Wetland Design for Removing Endocrine Disrupting Compounds from Reclaimed Wastewater 9589 2013 2014
Hosler, Denise Dressinid Mussel Monitoring and Detection Laboratory 5042 2013 2014
Huang, Jennifer The Application of Light Detection and Ranging (LiDar) Technology to Improve the Management and Protection of Heritage Assets in the American Falls Archaeological District, Idaho 9541 2009 2013
Hurcomb, Douglas SEM Characterization of Drain Biofouling for Dreissenid Mussels 2427 2013 2013
Johnson, Jennifer Hydro-Economic Model Completion and Technology Transfer 8937 2013 2014
Johnson, Jennifer Investigating the Impact of River Regulation on Groundwater Supplies in the Western US 2892 2013 2014
Karp, Cathy Evaluation of salmonid smolt survival at Roza Diversion Dam and the downstream 11-mile Reach 2237 2012 2013
Karp, Cathy Testing ability of widely used fish screens to resist quagga mussel fouling 4923 2013 2013
Karp, Cathy Zebra and Quagga Mussels: Fish Predation on Quagga Mussels 9508 2010 2013
Kelly, Kevin L. Alternate Control Strategy for Dreissinids Using Carbon Dioxide 1367 2013 2013
Kelly, Kevin L. Production and Testing of Antibodies for Dreissena Mussels 9640 2011 2014
Kihara, Kathy Use of Aqualastic to encapsulate degraded RCC Lining in Canals 786 2013 2014
Kimbrel, Sean Bathymetric Data Collection Techniques around Large Wood 450 2013 2013
Lai, Yong Quantitative Modeling Tools of Scour and Morphological Impact due to Large Wood Debris and Other In-Stream Structures 5772 2013 2013
Lasater, Christina Valuing Flow and Water Dependent Ecological Resiliency under the Secure Water Act 8737 2013 2014
Leitz, Frank Developing a deterministic model for predicting cleaning frequency due to inorganic scaling on reverse osmosis membranes 792 2013 2014
Lentz, Dale Researching a Concept for a Self Regulating Articulated Fishway 9548 2013 2013
Liljegren, Fred Back to the Future Part 2 1967 2013 2013
Merten, Bobbi Jo Coating Service Lifetime Evaluation by Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) 7673 2013 2014
Merten, Bobbi Jo Evaluation of Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) Techniques for Reclamation Infrastructures 4022 2013 2013
Merten, Bobbi Jo Mussel Adhesive as a Corrosion-Resistant Coating 7419 2013 2013
Moody, Chuck Forward Osmosis Water Purification 8944 2011 2013
Mortensen, Josh Creating Turbulence to Prevent Mussel Colonization in Pipelines - Continued 7169 2013 2013
Mortensen, Josh Feasibility of Integrating Low-Head Hydropower with Effective Canal Management 7973 2013 2013
Mortensen, Josh Fish Predator Reduction Using Fish Traps with Bait Attraction 4290 2012 2013
Nagode, James A Business Intelligence and Knowledge Stewardship Methodology Focused on Data and Information within the River Restoration Community. 7253 2013 2013
Nelson, Mark Ecological Costs of Streamflow Regulation 8721 2012 2014
Nelson, Mark Streamflow and Nutrient Constraints on the Productivity and Habitat Quality of Desert Riparian Ecosystems in the West 15 2012 2014
Norris, Mike D Guidelines for legal and policy considerations associated with solar development on Reclamation land 3863 2013 2013
Pierko, Julia Evaluation and Standardization of Seepage Repair Methodologies 4861 2013 2013
Piper, Steven Effectiveness of Conservation Pricing in Reducing Water Demand, Evidence from Increasing Block Rate Structures 414 2011 2013
Porras Mendoza, Yuliana E Cost of desalinated water - Current Costs, Trends, and Methodologies 4674 2013 2013
Porras Mendoza, Yuliana E Developing the Next Generation Chlorine-resistant, High Flux, and High-salt Rejection Polyamide Desalting Membrane to Increase Water Supply 8380 2011 2013
Pruitt, Tom Sensitivity of Hydrologic Impacts Assessment to Downscaling Methodology and Spatial Resolution 1646 2011 2013
Pucherelli, Sherri Habitat Suitability Parameters for Invasive Mussels at Reclamation Managed Facilities and Waters 6714 2013 2014
Quinn, Nigel Geographic Information System-based Decision Support for Wetland Drainage Salinity Management 2846 2010 2013
Reed, Shaun Testing/Verification of Rope Access Anchors 6390 2012 2013
Rinehart, Robert Evaluation of Intelligent Compaction at the Echo Dam Seismic Modification Project 406 2013 2013
Rinehart, Robert Evaluation of Non-nuclear Moisture Meters and Moisture-Density Gages for Reclamation Construction QC/QA 8920 2013 2013
Robertson, Steve Reinforced Concrete Pressure Pipe Stress Distribution 4292 2011 2013
Skaja, Allen Antifouling Coatings for Invasive Mussel Control 7095 2010 2015
Skaja, Allen Asbestos in epoxy coatings 7408 2013 2013
Skaja, Allen Pipeline Coatings 5733 2013 2013
Skaja, Allen Research and Development of Durable Foul Release Coatings 8305 2012 2013
Sorensen, Grant Incident Command System Doctrine for Dam Owners 189 2013 2013
Spears, Mark Improved Estimation of Reservoir Evaporation 7662 2013 2014
Stroh, Terry Understanding Effects of Recharge and Dissolved Nitrate on Selenium and Salinity Mobilization Using Geochemical Modeling and Laboratory Testing 6623 2012 2013
Sutphin, Zak The Efficiency of SandWand Technology as a Habitat Restoration Tool for Native Salmonids in Small Tributaries 8351 2011 2014
Svoboda, Connie Improving Public Safety of Large Wood Installations 689 2013 2013
Swoboda, Kristin Inform Reclamation Programs about Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and Identity Opportunities for Future Applied Research 8168 2013 2013
Tansey, Michael A Comparison of Methods for Simulating Watershed Evapotranspiration and Runoff under Changing Climatic Conditions 2024 2013 2013
Tassey, Roberta Scoping study of transient TDS/EC conversion ratios in the San Joaquin River Basin 4638 2013 2013
Tordonato, David Field Scale-up testing of Foul Release Coatings 5270 2013 2015
Torrey, Jessica Effect of Chlorine vs. Chloramine Treatment Techniques on Materials Degradation in Reclamation Infrastructure 6871 2013 2013
Turner, Toni E. Evaluate the impacts of Climate Change on Effectiveness of Habitat Restoration Structures and Restoration Activities 8765 2013 2013
Varyu, David Ephemeral Tributary Sediment Loads in the Arid West 2180 2013 2013
Vidergar, Dmitri Application of an ecological health assessment for Reclamation managed reservoirs 5163 2013 2013
Vidergar, Dmitri Fish Tags - The Old/New Tool for Assessing Impacts of Reservoir Operations on Migratory Fish and Critical Habitat 8112 2012 2013
Von Fay, Kurt Coatings and Sealers to Treat Concrete Deterioration 8232 2013 2013
Von Fay, Kurt Moisture Content Requirements for Effective Concrete Repairs 6629 2011 2013
Wahl, Tony Measuring Erodibility of Embankment Soils Containing Gravel 4104 2012 2013
White, Janet Verification that Type V Cement is required for CLSM with high sulfate native soils 2840 2013 2014
Wille, Kurt Optimizing surface model techniques for digital representation of river channels 2834 2012 2013
Williams, Nick Modeling Changes in Water Quality Resulting from Sediment Delta Interactions 589 2009 2013
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