Peer Reviewed Papers

Krajewski, W.F., A. Kruger, J.A. Smith, R. Lawrence, C. Gunyon, R. Goska, B. Seo, P. Domaszczynski, M.L. Beack, M.K. Ramamurthy, J.  Weber, A.A. Bradley, S.A. DelGreco and M. Steiner, "Towards Better Utilization of NEXRAD Data in Hydrology: an Overview of Hydro-NEXRAD,"  Journal of Hydroinformatics, (submitted), 2009.

Kruger A., W.F. Krajewski, P. Domaszczynski, and J. A. Smith, "Hydro-NEXRAD: metadata computation and use," Journal of Hydroinformatics, 13(2), 267–276, 2011. (doi:10.2166/hydro.2010.057)

Habib M., A. A. Bradley, S. S. Schwartz and A. Kruger, "Verification of NWS Ensemble River Forecasts for the Des Moines River Basin," Journal of Hydrometeorology (submitted), 2009.

B. K. Hornbuckle, T. L. Rowlandson, A. Kruger, S. D. Logsdon, and A. L. Kaleita, "Rapid Changes in Vegetation Canopy Water Content Will Occasionally Confuse Passive Remote Sensing of Soil Moisture at L–Band," WRR, (submitted), 2010.

Bong Chul Seo; W.F. Krajewski, A. Kruger, P. Domaszczynski, J. A. Smith, M. Steiner, "Radar-Rainfall Estimation Algorithms of Hydro-NEXRAD", Journal of  Hydroinformatics, (In Press), 2010.

Mansheim, T. J., A. Kruger, J.J. Niemeier and A.J.B. Brysiewicz, "A Robust Microwave Rain Gauge," IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation, 1–7, October 2009. (doi:10.1109/TIM.2009.2031853),

Muste, M., D. Kim, N. Arnold, T. Whiteaker, C. Just, and A. Kruger, (2010), "Digital Watershed Inception Using Community Project Components," Special Issue on Cyberinfrastructure for Hydrology and Environmental Engineering, Proceedings of Institution of Civil Engineers, Water Management, 163(1), Thomas Telford Journal, London, UK, 13–25, January 2010. (doi:10.1680/wama.2010.163.1.13).

Lewandowski, P.A., W.E. Eichinger, A. Kruger, and W.F. Krajewski, "Lidar-Based Estimation of Small-Scale Rainfall: Empirical Evidence," Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 26(3), 656–664, March 2009. (doi: 10.1175/2008JTECHA1122.1)

Nikolopoulos, E. I., A. Kruger, W. F. Krajewski, C. R. Williams, K. S. Gage, "Comparative rainfall data analysis from two vertically pointing radars, an optical disdrometer, and a rain gauge," Nonlin. Processes Geophys., 15(6), 987–997, December 2008 (

Hauet, A., A. Kruger, W.F. Krajewski, A.A. Bradley, M. Muste, J-D. Creutin, and M. Wilson, "An experimental system for real-time discharge estimation using an image-based method," ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 13(2), 105–110, February 2008. (doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1084-0699(2008)13:2(105))

Kim, Y., M. Muste, A. Hauet, W. F. Krajewski, A. Kruger, and A. Bradley, "Stream discharge using mobile large-scale particle image velocimetry: A proof of concept," Water Resources Research, 44(9), W09502, September 2008. (doi:10.1029/2006WR005441)

Kruger A., S.G. Khandelwal, A. A. Bradley, "AHPSVER: A Web-Based System for Hydrologic Forecast Verification," Computers & Geosciences,  33(66), 739–748, June 2007. (doi:10.1016/j.cageo.2006.10.005)

Kruger, A., R. Lawrence, and E. C. Dragut, "Building a Terabyte NEXRAD Radar Database for Hydrometeorology Research," Computers & Geosciences, 32(2), 247–258, March 2006. (doi:10.1016/j.cageo.2005.06.001)

Krajewski, W. F., Anton Kruger, Clelia Caracciolo, Peter Golé, Laurent Barthes, Jean-Dominique Creutin, Jean-Yves Delahaye, Efthymios I. Nikolopoulos, Fred Ogden and Jean-Paul Vinson, "DEVEX-disdrometer evaluation experiment: Basic results and implications for hydrologic studies," Advances in Water Resources,Volume 29(2), 311–325, February 2006. (doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2005.03.018)

Lawrence, R. and A. Kruger, "An Architecture for Real-Time Warehousing of Scientific Data,"  The 2005 International Conference on Scientific Computing (CSC'05), Paper ID CSC3073, June 20-23, 2005, Las Vegas. (PDF, 41 KB)

Kruger A., M. Laufersweiler and M. C. Morgan, "Expanding Horizons," Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 86(2), 167–168, February, 2005. (doi:10.1175/BAMS-86-2-167)

Anagnostou, E.N., M.N. Anagnostou, A. Kruger, W.F. Krajewski, and B. Miriovsky High-Resolution Rainfall Estimation from X-band Polarimetric Radar Measurements, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 5(1), 110–128, 2004. (Abstract).

Miriovsky, B. J., A. A. Bradley, W. E. Eichinger, W. F. Krajewski, A. Kruger, B. R. Nelson, J. D. Creutin, J. M. Lapetite, G. W. Lee, I. Zawadzki, and F. L. Ogden,  "An Experimental Study of Small-Scale Variability of Radar Reflectivity Using Disdrometer Observations," Journal of Applied Meteorology 43, 106–118, January 2004.

Nelson, B.R., W.F. Krajewski, A. Kruger, J.A. Smith, M.L. Baeck, "Archival Precipitation Data Set for the Mississippi River Basin: Development of a GIS-Based Data Browser," Computers & Geosciences, 29(5), 595-604, June 2003. (Abstract, doi:10.1016/S0098-3004(03)00045-1)

Nelson, B.R., W.F. Krajewski, A. Kruger, J.A. Smith, M.L. Baeck, "Archival Precipitation Data Set for the Mississippi River Basin: Algorithm Development," Journal of Geophysical Research, 108(D22),8857, November 2003. (Abstract, doi:10.1029/2002JD003158)

Creutin, J. D., M. V. Muste, A. A. Bradley, S.C. Kim, and A. Kruger, "River Gauging using PIV Technique: Proof of Concept Experiment on the Iowa River," Journal of Hydrology, 277(3-4), 182-194, June 2003. (Abstract, (doi:10.1016/S0022-1694(03)00081-7)

Tokay, A., A. Kruger, W.F. Krajewski, and A.J.P. Filho, "Measurement of Drop Size Distribution in Southwestern Amazon Basin," Journal of Geophysical Research, Atmospheres, 107(D20), pages LBA 19-1 to LBA 19–15, September 2002. (Abstract, doi:10.1029/2001JD000355)

Bradley, A. A., A. Kruger, E. A. Meselhe, and M. V. I. Muste, Flow measurement in streams using video imagery, Water Resour. Res., 38(12), 1315, December 2002. (Abstract, doi:10.1029/2002WR001317)

Kruger A, and W.F. Krajewski, "Two-Dimensional Video Disdrometer: A Description," Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 19, 602–617,May 2002.  (Abstract, doi:10.1175/1520-0426(2002)019<0602:TDVDAD>2.0.CO;2)

Tokay, A., A. Kruger, and W.F. Krajewski, "Comparison of Drop-Size Distribution Measurements by Impact and Optical Disdrometers,"  Journal of Applied Meteorology, 40, 2083–2097, November 2001. 

Nespor, V., W.F. Krajewski, and A. Kruger, "Wind-induced error of rain drop size distribution measurement using a two-dimensional video disdrometer," Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology, 17(11), 1483–1492, November 2000. (Abstract PDF)

Williams, R.C., A. Kruger, K.S. Gage, A. Tokay, R. Cifelli, W.F. Krajewski, and C. Kummerow, "Comparison of Simultaneous Rain Drop Size Distributions Estimated from Two Surface Disdrometers and a UHF Profiler," Geophysical Research Letters, 27(12) 1763–1763, June 2000.

Young, C.B., A.A. Bradley, W.F. Krajewski, and A. Kruger, "Evaluating NEXRAD Multisensor Precipitation Estimates for Operational Hydrologic Forecasting," Journal of Hydrometeorology, 3(1), 241–254,  2000.

Habib, E., W.F. Krajewski, and A. Kruger, "Sampling Errors of Tipping-Bucket Rain Gauge Measurements," ASCE Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 159–166,March/April 2001. (doi:10.1061/(ASCE)1084-0699(2001)6:2(159)

Kruger, A., P. A. Kucera, A. Kruger, W.F. Krajewski, and D. A. Short, "TOGA COARE Shipborne Radar-Rainfall Products,"  Water Resources Research35(8), 2597–2600, August 1999.

C.B. Young, B.R. Nelson, A. Allen Bradley, J.A. Smith, C.D. Peters-Lidard, A. Kruger, and M.L. Baeck, "An Evaluation of NEXRAD Precipitation Estimates in Complex Terrain," Journal of Geophysical Research, 104(D16), 19691–19704, Aug 1999.

Habib, E., W.F. Krajewski, V., Nespor, and A. Kruger, "Numerical simulation studies of raingage data correction due to wind effect," Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres Research, 104(D16), 19,723–19,734, Aug 1999.

Jameson A.R., A.B. Kostinski, and A. Kruger, "Fluctuations Properties of Precipitation. Part IV: Fine Scale Clustering of Drops in Variable Rain," Journal of Atmospheric Sciences, 56(1), 82–91, 1999.

Krajewski, W.F., A. Kruger, and V. Nespor, "Experimental and numerical studies of small-scale rainfall measurements and variability," Water Science and Technology, 37(11), 131–138, December, 1998. (Full article on publisher's website in PDF)

Muste, M., I. Fujita, and A. Kruger, "Experimental comparison of two laser-based velocimeters for flows with alluvial  sand," Experiments in Fluids, 24(4), 273–284, April, 1998. (doi:10.1007/s003480050174)

Fujita I., M. Muste, and A. Kruger, "Large-Scale Particle Image Velocimetry for Flow Analysis in Hydraulic Applications," Journal of Hydraulic Research, 36(3), 397–414, 1998.

Kruger, A., and W.F. Krajewski, "Efficient Storage of Weather Radar Data," Software Practice and Experience, 27(6), 623–635, June, 1997.(PDF, 195 KB)

Ciach, G., W.F. Krajewski, E.N. Anagnostou, M.L. Baeck, J.A. Smith, J.R. McCollum, and A. Kruger, "Radar rainfall estimation for ground validation studies of the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission," Journal of Applied Meteorology, 36(6), 735–747, 1997.

Ettema, R., I. Fujita, M. Muste, and A. Kruger, "Particle-image velocimetry for whole-field measurement of ice velocities," Cold-Regions Science and Technology, 26(2), 97–112, 1997 (doi:10.1016/S0165-232X(97)00011-6)

Kruger, A., "Implementation of a fast box-counting algorithm," Computer Physics Communications, 98(1–2), 224–234, October 1996. (doi:10.1016/0010-4655(96)00080-X, Source code: ZIP, TAR))

Kruger, A., "Measurement of non-linear parameter B/A of liquids," Journal of Physics, E: Scientific Instruments, 21(9),  889–890, September 1988.

Kruger, A., "Modeling light-emitting diode dynamic pressure transducers," Review of Scientific Instruments, 57(5),  914–920, May 1986. (doi:10.1063/1.1138834)

Kruger, A., "Light-emitting diodes as dynamic pressure transducers," Journal of Physics, E: Scientific Instruments, 18(11), 944–94, November 1985.