Publications by Category

Agroecology

Publications related to the mechanics of aggregation and disaggregation and associated physical and biogeochemical processes.

  1. Intercropping With Two Native Woody Shrubs Improves Water Status and Development of Interplanted Groundnut and Pearl Millet in the Sahel.
    Bogie, N. A., Bayala, R., Diedhiou, I., Dick, R., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Plant and Soil, (accepted). 2018.
  2. Hydraulic Redistribution by Native Sahelian Shrubs: Bioirrigation to Resist In-Season Drought.
    Bogie, N. A., Bayala, R., Diedhiou, I., Conklin, M. H., Fogel, M., Dick, R., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Frontiers in Environmental Science: Agroecology & Land Use Systems, 6, 98. 2018.
  3. Alteration of soil physical properties and processes after ten years of intercropping with native shrubs in the Sahel.
    Bogie, N., Bayala, R., Diedhiou, I., Dick, R. P., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Soil and Tillage Research, 182, 153–163. 2018.

Methods

Publications related to development and/or improvement of experimental and modeling methods.

  1. Upward infiltration–evaporation method to estimate soil hydraulic properties.
    Peña-Sancho, C., Ghezzehei, T. A., Latorre, B., González-Cebollada, C., & Moret-Fernández, D.
    Hydrological Sciences Journal, 62(10), 1683–1693. 2017.
  2. A method for characterizing desiccation-induced consolidation and permeability loss of organic soils.
    Arnold, C., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Water Resources Research, 51(1), e106058. 2015.
  3. A new method for rapid determination of carbohydrate and total carbon concentrations using UV spectrophotometry.
    Albalasmeh, A. A., Berhe, A. A., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Carbohydrate Polymers, 97(2), 253–61. 2013.
  4. An Index for Degree of Hysteresis in Water Retention.
    Gebrenegus, T., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Soil Science Society of America Journal, 75(6), 2122–2127. 2011.
  5. Errors in determination of soil water content using time domain reflectometry caused by soil compaction around waveguides.
    Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Water Resources Research, 44(8). 2008.

Mechanics

Publications related to development and/or improvement of experimental and modeling methods.

  1. A method for characterizing desiccation-induced consolidation and permeability loss of organic soils.
    Arnold, C., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Water Resources Research, 51(1), e106058. 2015.
  2. Modeling bulk soil compaction using a Rheologically-based pore closure model.
    Berli, M., Ghezzehei, T. A., & Or, D.
    In L. Vulliet, B. Schrefler, & L. Laloui (Eds.), Environmental Geomechanics (p. 245-). EPFL Press. 2003.
  3. Rheological Properties of Wet Soils and Clays under Steady and Oscillatory Stresses.
    Ghezzehei, T. A., & Or, D.
    Soil Science Society of America Journal, 65(3), 624. 2001.

Nuclear Waste

Publications related to geologic disposal of high-level radioactive waste.

  1. Final report of the Peña Blanca natural analogue project.
    Levy, S. S., Goldstein, S. J., Abdel-Fattah, A. I., Amato, R. S., Anthony, E., Cook, P., … Walton, J.
    . Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI): USDOE Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management (OCRWM). 2016.
  2. Field investigation of the drift shadow.
    Su, G. W., Kneafsey, T. J., Ghezzehei, T. A., Marshall, B., & Cook, P. J.
    In Proceedings of the 11th International High Level Radioactive Waste Management Conference, IHLRWM. American Nuclear Society. 2006.
  3. Modeling Coupled Evaporation and Seepage in Ventilated Cavities.
    Ghezzehei, T. A., Trautz, R. C., Finsterle, S., Cook, P. J., & Ahlers, C. F.
    Vadose Zone Journal, 3(3), 806–818. 2004.
  4. Evaluating the effectiveness of liquid diversion around an underground opening when evaporation is non- negligible.
    Ghezzehei, T. A. R. A. T., & Finsterle, S.
    In International TOUGH Symposium Proceedings. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, May 12-14. 2003.
  5. Development and testing of a method for efficient simulation of evaporation from a seepage face.
    Ahlers, C. F., Ghezzehei, T. A., & Finsterle, S.
    In International TOUGH Symposium Proceedings. Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, May 12-14. 2003.
  6. Dripping into subterranean cavities from unsaturated fractures under ventilated conditions.
    Fedors, R., Ghezzehei, T. A., & Or, D.
    In SME Proceedings. Littleton, Colorado. 2000.
  7. Dripping into subterranean cavities from unsaturated fractures under evaporative conditions.
    Or, D., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Water Resources Research, 36(2), 381–393. 2000.

Soil Structure

Publications related to the mechanics of aggregation and disaggregation and associated physical and biogeochemical processes.

  1. Soil Structural Degradation during Low-severity Burns.
    Jian, M., Berli, M., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Geophysical Research Letters, 45(5553-5561). 2018.
  2. Decomposition of distinct organic matter pools is regulated by moisture status in structured wetland soils.
    Arnold, C., Berhe, A. A., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Soil Biology and Biochemistry, 81, 28–37. 2015.
  3. Soil Structure.
    Ghezzehei, TA.
    In P. M. Huang, Y. Li, & M. E. Sumner (Eds.), Handbook of Soil Sciences (Vol. 1. Properties and Processes). CRC Press, Boca Raton, Fla., 2012.
  4. Stress-induced volume reduction of isolated pores in wet soil.
    Ghezzehei, T. A., & Or, D.
    Water Resources Research, 39(3). 2003.
  5. Modeling post-tillage soil structural dynamics: a review.
    Or, D., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Soil & Tillage Research, 64(1-2), 41–59. 2002.
  6. Analytical Models for Soil Pore-Size Distribution After Tillage.
    Leij, F. J., Ghezzehei, T. A., & Or, D.
    Soil Science Society of America Journal, 66(4), 1104. 2002.
  7. Modeling the dynamics of the soil pore-size distribution.
    Leij, F. J., Ghezzehei, T. A., & Or, D.
    Soil & Tillage Research, 64(1-2), 61–78. 2002.
  8. Rheological Properties of Wet Soils and Clays under Steady and Oscillatory Stresses.
    Ghezzehei, T. A., & Or, D.
    Soil Science Society of America Journal, 65(3), 624. 2001.
  9. Dynamics of soil aggregate coalescence governed by capillary and rheological processes.
    Ghezzehei, T. A., & Or, D.
    Water Resources Research, 36(2), 367–379. 2000.
  10. Stochastic model for posttillage soil pore space evolution.
    Or, D., Leij, F. J., Snyder, V., & Ghezzehei, T. A.
    Water Resources Research, 36(7), 1641–1652. 2000.

Synthesis

Publications related to the mechanics of aggregation and disaggregation and associated physical and biogeochemical processes.

  1. Development and Analysis of Soil Water Infiltration Global Database.
    Rahmati, M., Weihermöller, L., Vanderborght, J., Pachepsky, Y. A., Mao, L., Sadeghi, S. H., … Vereecken, H.
    Earth System Science Data, 1–42. 2018.
  2. Integration of terrestrial observational networks: opportunity for advancing Earth system dynamics modelling.
    Baatz, R., Sullivan, P. L., Li, L., Weintraub, S., Loescher, H. W., Mirtl, M., … Looy, K. V.
    Earth System Dynamics, 9, 593–609. 2018.
  3. Final report of the Peña Blanca natural analogue project.
    Levy, S. S., Goldstein, S. J., Abdel-Fattah, A. I., Amato, R. S., Anthony, E., Cook, P., … Walton, J.
    . Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI): USDOE Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management (OCRWM). 2016.

Rhizosphere

Publications related to the mechanics of aggregation and disaggregation and associated physical and biogeochemical processes.

  1. Spatial distribution of rhizodeposits provides built-in water potential gradient in the rhizosphere.
    Ghezzehei, T. A., & Albalasmeh, A. A.
    Ecological Modeling, 298, 53–63. 2015.