Journal of Hydrology publishes original research papers and comprehensive reviews in all the subfields of the hydrological sciences, including water based management and policy issues that impact on economics and society. These comprise, but are not limited to the physical, chemical, biogeochemical, stochastic and systems aspects of surface and groundwater hydrology, hydrometeorology, hydrogeology and hydrogeophysics. Relevant topics incorporating the insights and methodologies of disciplines such as climatology, water resource systems, ecohydrogy, geomorphology, soil science, instrumentation and remote sensing, data and information sciences, civil and environmental engineering are within scope. Social science perspectives on hydrological problems such as resource and ecological economics, sociology, psychology and behavioural science, management and policy analysis are also invited. Multi-and interdisciplinary analyses of hydrological problems are within scope. The science published in the Journal of Hydrology is relevant to catchment scales rather than exclusively to a local scale or site. Studies focused on urban hydrological issues are included.

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Editorial board


  • E.N. Anagnostou
    Dept. of Civil and Environ. Eng., University of Connecticut, 261 Glenbrook Road, U-2037, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
  • A. Bárdossy
    Inst. für Wasserbau, University of Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 61, 70569, Stuttgart, Germany
  • M. Borga
    Dept. of Land, Environment, Agriculture and Forestry AGRIPOLIS, University of Padua, via dell'Università, 16, IT 35020, Legnaro (PD), Italy
  • C. Corradini
    Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Perugia, Via Duranti 93, 06125, Perugia, Italy
  • H. Guo
    School of Water Resources and Environment, China University of Geosciences Beijing, 29 Xueyuan Rd, 100083, Beijing, China
  • P.K. Kitanidis
    Civil and Environmental Engineering, School of Engineering, Jerry Yang & Akiko Yamazaki Environment & Energy Building, Stanford University, 473 Via Ortega, Room 314, m/c 4020, Stanford, California, 94305-4020, USA
  • G. Syme
    Edith Cowan University, 12 Virginia Court, Sandy Bay, Tasmania, 7005, Australia

Associate Editors

  • A. AghaKouchak
    University of California at Irvine, Irvine, California, USA
  • V. Andréassian
    Cemagref, Antony, France
  • S. Arumugam
    North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
  • H.M. Azamathulla
    The University of the West Indies at St. Augustine, St Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago
  • H.A. Basha
    American University of Beirut (AUB), Beirut, Lebanon
  • O. Batelaan
    Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • P. Bhattacharya
    KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden
  • H. Bormann
    Jade University of Applied Sciences, Oldenburg, Germany
  • A. Bronstert
    University of Potsdam, Potsdam-Golm, Germany
  • M. Bruen
    University College Dublin, Belfield, Ireland
  • P. Brunner
    University of Neuchatel, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • J.N. Callow
    University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
  • A. Cancelliere
    University of Catania, Catania, Italy
  • F.-J. Chang
    National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • F. Chebana
    Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS), Québec, Quebec, Canada
  • J. Chen
    The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
  • W. Chen
    Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China
  • G.S. Constantinescu
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
  • E. Daly
    Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
  • F.P.J. de Barros
    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
  • P.J. Depetris
    Universidad Nacional de Cordoba (Argentina), Cordoba, Argentina
  • G. Destouni
    Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden
  • A. Domeneghetti
    University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
  • J.G. Duan
    University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, USA
  • S. Dutta
    Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Guwahati, North Guwahati, India
  • S. Eslamian
    Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran
  • A.-C. Favre
  • F. Francés
    Polytechnical University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain
  • B. François
    University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
  • J.V. Giraldez
    Universidad de Cordoba, Córdoba, Spain
  • R.S. Govindaraju
    Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
  • H. Guan
    Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
  • J. Guillaume
    Aalto University, Espoo, Finland
  • U. Haberlandt
    Leibniz University Hannover, Hannover, Germany
  • D.M. Han
    Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS), Beijing, China
  • L. He
    North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China
  • Y. Hong
    University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, USA
  • W. Hu
    New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • F. Huneau
    Université de Corse Pascal Paoli, Corte, France
  • J.-S. Jean
    National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • K. Kibler
    University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA
  • K. Kim
    Kunsan National University, Kunsan, The Republic of Korea
  • P.-E. Kirstetter
    National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Norman, Oklahoma, USA
  • T. Kozaki
    Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
  • M. Laba
    Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
  • P. Lachassagne
    Bundesanstalt, Evian-les-Bains, France
  • V. Lakshmi
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, USA
  • J.W. Lane
    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Storrs-Mansfield, Connecticut, USA
  • P. Lane
    University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
  • A. Langousis
    University of Patras, Patras, Greece
  • J.R. Larsen
    University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • D. Le Maitre
    Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Pretoria, South Africa
  • Q. Liang
    The University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
  • W.C. Lo
    National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan
  • D. Long
    Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
  • C. Lu
    Hohai University, Nanjing, China
  • Z. Lu
    Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, USA
  • J. Luo
    Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
  • F. Maggi
    The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • V. Maggioni
    George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
  • B.J. Mahler
    U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Austin, Texas, USA
  • G. Mannina
    University of Palermo, Palermo, Italy
  • F. Marra
    Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel
  • S. Maskey
    IHE Delft Institute for Water Education, Delft, Netherlands
  • C. Massari
    National Research Council of Italy (CNR), Perugia, Italy
  • J. Mateo Lázaro
    University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain
  • S.A. Mathias
    Durham University, Durham, England, UK
  • L. Maurice
    British Geological Survey, Wallingford, UK
  • Y. Mei
    George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
  • A.K. Mishra
    Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, USA
  • P. Molnar
    Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
  • H. Moradkhani
    Portland State University, Portland, Oregon, USA
  • R. Morbidelli
    University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy
  • R. Moussa
    French National Institute for Agricultural Research (INRA), Montpellier Cedex 2, France
  • B. Nath
    The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • P.C. Nayak
    National Institute of Hydrology, Kakinada, India
  • P. Negrel
    BRGM, Orleans Cedex 01, France
  • H. Neidhardt
    University of Tuebingen, Tübingen, Germany
  • E.I. Nikolopoulos
    University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
  • V. Nourani
    University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran
  • W. Nowak
    University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
  • A. O'Grady
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO), Hobart Tas, Australia
  • F. Pellicciotti
    Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, UK
  • D. Penna
    University of Florence, Florence, Italy
  • R. Pérez López
    Universidad de Huelva, Huelva, Spain
  • V. Post
    Federal Institute for Geosciences and Natural Resources (BGR), Hannover, Germany
  • M.H. Ramos
    Nat. Research Inst. of S&T for Environment and Agriculture (IRSTEA), Antony, France
  • T.C. Rasmussen
    University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
  • S. Razavi
    University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
  • F. Rezanezhad
    University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
  • M. Rolle
    Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Lyngby, Denmark
  • D. Roubinet
    National Center for Scientific Research, Montpellier, France
  • J.M. Sánchez-Pérez
    French National Centre for Scientific Research, Auzeville-Tolosane, France
  • G. Schumann
    University of Bristol, Clifton, Bristol, UK
  • N. Schütze
    Technische Universität Dresden, Tharandt, Germany
  • E. Shamir
    Hydrologic Research Center, San Diego, California, USA
  • A. Sharma
    University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • X. Shen
    University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, USA
  • M. Sherif
    United Arab Emirates (UAE) University, Al-Ain, United Arab Emirates
  • E. Silvester
    La Trobe University, Wodonga, Victoria, Australia
  • C.T. Simmons
    Flinders University, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
  • J. Simunek
    University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, USA
  • B. Sivakumar
    University of New South Wales, Australia
  • B.D. Smerdon
  • H. Smith
    Cranfield Water Sciences Institute, Cranfield, Bedfordshire, UK
  • P.K. Srivastava
    NASA GSFC, Greenbelt, Maryland, USA and IESD, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India
  • J. Szilagyi
    University of Nebraska at Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
  • Y. Tachikawa
    Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
  • G. Tayfur
    Izmir Institute of Technology, Izmir, Turkey
  • M. Thullner
    Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Leipzig, Germany
  • F. Tian
    Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
  • M. Toffolon
    University of Trento, Trento, Italy
  • C. Tournassat
    BRGM, Orléans, France
  • I.K. Tsanis
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
  • K. Vanderlinden
    Instituto de Investigación y Formación Agraria y Pesquera (IFAPA), Córdoba, Spain
  • S.M. Vicente-Serrano
    Instituto Pirenaico de Ecología (CSIC), Zaragoza, Spain
  • M.T. Walter
    Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, USA
  • D. Wang
    University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA
  • J. Wang
    California Department of Water Resources, Sacramento, California, USA
  • S. Wang (852) 3400-3896
    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
  • S. Wang
    North China Electric Power University, Beijing, China
  • W. Wang
    Chang'an University, Xi'an, China
  • S. Worthington
    Worthington Groundwater, Dundas, Ontario, Canada
  • C-Y. Xu
    University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
  • Y. Yang
    CSIRO Land and Water, Canberra, New South Wales, Australia
  • M. Ye
    Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
  • H-D. Yeh
    National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
  • S. Yue
    South Florida Water Management District, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA
  • M. Zappa
    Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, Birmensdorf, Switzerland
  • C. K. Zhang
    Hohai University, Nanjing, China
  • Q. Zhang
    Beijing Normal University, Beijing, China
  • X. Zhang
    Shandong University, Jinan, China
  • Y. Zhang
    University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, USA
  • Y.Q. Zhang
    CSIRO Land and Water, Black Mountain, Australian Capital Territory, Australia