Journal Articles


T Vijaya Lakshmi,” Geospatial data and web based tools for managing irrigation infrastructure expansion projects” World Water Policy. 2023;1–16,03 August 2023, DOI: 10.1002/wwp2.12130

T Vijaya Lakshmi, “Transdisciplinary approach for planning the expansion of irrigation infrastructure at a regional scale.” World Water Policy.20 July 2023,

Pavan Kumar Kamaraju T Vijaya Lakshmi, “Spatio-temporal Changes in the Grass Land Cover of Manas Himanshu Kikani <>National Park”, Volume 149, Issue 3, March 2023 Indian Forester

Issac, AM, Harshitha, MS, Lakshmi, TV, Hagare, D, Maheshwari, B, Reynolds, JK, Rao, L, Tuppad, P, Prasad, S, Ynag, S, & Sivakumar, M 2023, ‘Geospatial data and web based tools for managing irrigation infrastructure expansion projects’, World Water Policy, pp. 1–16,

Deepthi, BP, Pushpa Tuppad and Lokesh, KS 2023, ‘Sensitivity Analysis and Multi-Site Calibration of KRS Catchment using SWAT’, International Journal of Scientific Research in Engineering and Management, Vol. 07(04), DOI: 10.55041/IJSREM18992.

Maheshwari, B, Atkins, D, Hagare, D, Spencer, R, Dillon, P, Jain, S, Rollason, R, Reynolds, J, Dollin, J, Batelaan, O, Packham, R, Patel, JB, Purkait, MK, Bhaduri, A, Mailapalli, D, Ashok, A and Prasad, J 2023, Mentoring in the young water professionals’ training program: Lessons for effective capacity development. World Water Policy 9(3): 334-348.

Maheshwari, B, Hagare, D, Spencer, R, Dollin, J, Reynolds, J, Atkins, D, Packham, R, Batelaan, O, Sitharam, TG, Lan, Y-C, Arora, M, Kashyap, R, Kartha, S, Sathasivan, A and Dutta, S 2023, Training young water professionals in leadership and transdisciplinary competencies for sustainable water management in India. World Water Policy 9(3): 300-314.

Mallya, Deepak; Abdikheibari, Sara; Dumee, Ludovic; Muthukumaran, Shobha; Lei, Weiwei; Baskaran, Bas (2023). Removal of natural organic matter from surface water sources by nanofiltration and surface engineering membranes for fouling mitigation – A review. Chemosphere

Nguyen, TTN; Dong-Sin, S; Chua, Lloyd; Nguyen, LH; Ha, LH; Ngo, AT; et al. (2023). Revealing riverbed morphological evolution in river system with complexity: The Vietnam Mekong River case study. Journal of Hydrology vol. 617.

Chaudhary, S; Chua, Lloyd; Kansal, A (2023). The uncertainty in stormwater quality modeling for temperate and tropical catchments. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 617

Irvine, KN; Chua, Lloyd; Ashrafi, M; Loc, HH; Ha, LS (2023). Drivers of Model Uncertainty for Urban Runoff in a Tropical Climate: The Effect of Rainfall Variability and Subcatchment Parameterization. Journal of Water Management Modeling. Vol. 31 pp 1-12

Likitswat, Fa; Dejnirattisai, Supanut; Sahavacharin, Alisa; Irvine, Kim N; Chua, Lloyd (2023). Designing Ecological Floating Wetlands to Optimize Ecosystem Services for Urban Resilience in Tropical Climates: A Review. Future Cities and Environment. Vol. 9 pp 1-12

Semasinghe, C; Jatrana, Santosh; King, TJ (2023). Exploring the associations between the perception of water scarcity and support for alternative potable water sources. PLoS ONE. vol. 18 pp. 1-14

Barzegar, M; Blanks, S; Gharehdash, Saba; Timms, Wendy (2023). Development of IOT-based low-cost MEMS pressure sensor for groundwater level monitoring. Measurement Science and Technology. Vol. 34

Fan X, B.J. Henley T. J. Peterson and M. Arora, Groundwater sensitivity to climate variations in Australia. Water Resources Research, In Press 2023.

Arora M, Western A, Burns M J, Yong CF and Fletcher TD. Do stormwater infiltration basins really provide cleaner baseflows The influence of stormwater infiltration on downslope groundwater chemistry. Environmental Geochemistry and Health, In Press, 2023.

Cervantes-Servin A, Arora M, Peterson TH and Pettigrove V, Seasonal estimation of groundwater vulnerability, Nature Scientific Report, 2023.

Arora M et al, Training Young Water Professionals in Leadership and Transdisciplinary Competencies for Sustainable Water Management in India, World Water Policy Journal (Wiley publisher), 2023.

Arora M, Minh Hoang Nguyena, Ishitha Chopra, Priyaga Fernando, Matthew James Burns, Timothy D Fletcher, ‘Flood mitigation performance of permeable pavements in an urbanised catchment in Melbourne, Australia (Elizabeth street catchment): Case Study,’ Journal of Water, MDPI, 2023.

Lakhanpal G, Black JR, Casas-Mulet R, Arora M, Stewardson M. Micro-CT scanning approaches to quantify, parameterise and visualise bioturbation activity in clogged streambeds: a proof of concept, River Research and Applications, 2023.

2020 – 2022

K.R.L. Saranya T Vijaya Lakshmi C. Sudhakar Reddy, “Analyzing the trends in annual forest loss hotspots in the regional landscape of Eastern Ghats, India,” Remote Sensing Applications: Society and Environment 26,100731. April 2022

Pavan Kumar Kamaraju T Vijaya Lakshmi, “Changes in Vegetation Health of the Tropical Rainforest of Assam due to Climate Change and Anthropogenic Intervention”, Indian Forester, July 2022 Volume 148, issue 8, August 2022

Md Abdul Moid T Vijaya Lakshmi, SWAT Model Calibration and Uncertainty Analysis for Stream flow Prediction in the Manair River Basin, Telangana, India, Journal of Indian Water Work Associations, 4,292-298,Oct-2022, IWWA

Deepthi, BP, Pushpa Tuppad and Lokesh, KS 2022, ‘Impact analysis of landuse/landcover change on hydrologic regime of Upper Cauvery basin’, Tianjin Daxue Xuebao (Ziran Kexue yu Gongcheng Jishu Ban)/ Journal of Tianjin University Science and Technology, Vol. 55(06), pp 36-49,  DOI: 10.17605/OSF.IO/Y6F82

Fildes, SG, Bruce, D, Clark, IF, Raimondo, T, Keane, and Batelaan, O 2022, Integrating spatially explicit sensitivity and uncertainty analysis in a multi-criteria decision analysis-based groundwater potential zone model. Journal of Hydrology 610: 127837.

Abdikheibari, S; Baskaran, Bas; Guijt, Rosanne; Lei, Weiwei; Dumée, L F (2022). Cross-linked boron nitride-piperazine amide thin film nanocomposite membranes for rejection and concentration of per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). Environmental Quality   Management

Mallya, D S; Yang, Guoliang; Lei, Weiwei; Muthukumaran, S; Baskaran, Bas (2022). Functionalized MoS2 nanosheets enabled nanofiltration membrane with enhanced permeance and fouling resistance. Environmental Technology and Innovation Vol.27..

Shirdashtzadeh, Maryam; Chua, Lloyd; Brau, Lambert (2022). Microbial Communities and Nitrogen Transformation in Constructed Wetlands Treating Stormwater Runoff. Frontiers in Water. Vol. 3 pp 1-20

Shagun, Shagun; Ashrafi, M; Chua, Lloyd; Irvine, KN; Yang, P (2022). Spatiotemporal Modeling of the Wind Field over an Urban Lake Subject to Wind Sheltering. Deakin University. Journal contribution.; Kansal, Arun (2022). 

Shagun, Shagun; Chua, Lloyd; Kansal, Arun (2022). Event mean concentration and first flush from residential catchments in different climate zones. Deakin University. Journal contribution.

Yang, P; Chua, Lloyd; Irvine, K N; Nguyen, M T; Low, E W (2022). Impacts of a floating photovoltaic system on temperature and water quality in a shallow tropical reservoir. Limonolgy.

Ashrafi, M; Chua, Lloyd; Irvine, KN; Yang, P (2022). Spatiotemporal Modeling of the Wind Field over an Urban Lake Subject to Wind Sheltering. Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climatology. Vol. 61 p. 489-501.

Nguyen, TTN; Shih, DS; Chua, Lloyd; Kieu, HN; Ha, LH; Nguyen, LH; et al. (2022). Identifying Flow Eddy Currents in the River System as the Riverbank Scouring Cause: A Case Study of the Mekong River. Water (Switzerland). Vol. 14 pp. 2418-2418.

Irvine, KN; Chua, Lloyd; Hua’an, Z; Qi, LE; Xuan, LY (2022). Nature-based solutions to manage particle-bound metals in urban stormwater runoff: current design practices and knowledge gaps. Journal of Soils and Sediments.

Kurukulasuriya, Devmi; Howcroft, Bill; Moon, Ellen; Meredith, K; Timms, Wendy (2022). Selecting Environmental Water Tracers to Understand Groundwater around Mines: Opportunities and Limitations. MAdhikari, Sirjana; Timms, Wendy; Mahmud, MAP (2022). 

Adhikari, Sirjana; Timms, Wendy; Mahmud, MAP (2022). Optimising water holding capacity and hydrophobicity of biochar for soil amendment – A review. Science of the Total Environment. vol.851.

Rau, GC; McMillan, TC; Andersen, MS; Timms, Wendy (2022). In situ estimation of subsurface hydro-geomechanical properties using the groundwater response to semi-diurnal Earth and atmospheric tides. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. Vol. 26. pp. 4301-4321

Rau, GC; McMillan, TC; Andersen, MS; Timms, Wendy (2022). In situ estimation of subsurface hydro-geomechanical properties using the groundwater response to semi-diurnal Earth and atmospheric tides. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. Vol. 26. Pp. 4301-4321

Chowdhury, Faysal; Gong, Jinzhe; Rau, Gabriel C; Timms, Wendy A (2022). Multifactor analysis of specific storage estimates and implications for transient groundwater modeling. Hydrogeology Journal.

Wang, Y; Almutairi, ALZ; Bedrikovetsky, P; Timms, Wendy; Privat, KL; Bhattacharyya, SK; et al. (2022). In-situ fines migration and grains redistribution induced by mineral reactions – Implications for clogging during water injection in carbonate aquifers. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 614. Pp. 128533-128533.

Raeesi R, Xue Y, Disfani MM, Arora M. Hydrological and Water Quality Performance of Waste Tire Permeable Pavements: Field Monitoring and Numerical Analysis. Journal of Environmental Management, 2022.

Snigdha M, Arora M, Wu W and Tiwari M. An IUWM incorporated model to improve water supply reliability in intermittent and no service areas, Resources, Conservation and Recycling, 2022, 181, 106248.

Poozan A, Western A, Burns M and Arora M. Modelling the interaction between vegetation and infiltrated stormwater, Journal of Hydrology, 2022, 607, 127527.

K.R.L. Saranya T Vijaya Lakshmi C. Sudhakar Reddy “Predicting the potential sites of Chromolaenaodorata and Lantana camara in forest landscape of Eastern Ghats using habitat suitability models”, Ecological Informatics, 66,2021,101455, December 2021,

SJ Prasad; TM Balakrishnan Nair T Vijaya Lakshmi “Oil spill trajectory prediction assessment using multi model ocean currents-case study of MT Dawn Oil spill 2017”, International Oil Spill Conference Proceedings (2021) 2021 (1): 684276.

Abhilash Maryada, T Vijaya Lakshmi “Analyzing Seasonal Variation of Soil Properties and Interpolating in GIS Environment for a Cluster of Five Villages of Telangana State, India”., Research Journal of Chemistry and Environment, December 2021

Renukumar, KS, Pushpa Tuppad, Anjaneyappa 2021, ‘Enhancing Non-Revenue Water Reduction by Incorporating Service Level Benchmarks and Best Practices’,  Journal of IWWA, Vol. 3 (4), pp. 279-286.

Mallya, Deepak; Dumee, Ludovic F; Muthukumaran, Shobha; Lei, Weiwei; Baskaran, Bas (2021). 2D nanosheet enabled thin film nanocomposite membranes for freshwater production – a review. Materials advances.

Hermawan, A A; Teh, K L; Talei, A; Chua, Lloyd (2021). Accumulation of heavy metals in stormwater biofiltration systems augmented with zeolite and fly ash. Journal of Environmental Management. Vol. 297

Chaudhary, S; Chua, Lloyd; Kansal, A (2021). Modeling washoff in temperate and tropical urban catchments. Journal of Hydrology. Vol. 603 Part B pp. 1-11

Irvine, K N; Ho, H L; Chua, Lloyd (2021). Dynamics of runoff quality associated with an urban park and WSUD treatment train in a tropical climate. Environmental Technology (United Kingdom)

Dharmasena, Thivanka; Chua, Lloyd; Barron, N; Zhang, Hongkui (2021). Performance assessment of a constructed wetland using a numerical modelling approach. Ecological Engineering. Vol 173 pp.1-10

Wang, J; Chua, Lloyd; Shanahan, P (2021). Modeling and designing for nitrogen removal in bioretention basins.Environmental Modelling and Software. Vol 146. Pp. 1-16

Western A, Arora M, Burns M J, Bonneau J, Thom JK, Yong CF, James RB, Poelsma PJ and Fletcher TD. Drinking from stormwater: infiltration basins benefit downstream tree water use, Environmental Research Letters, 2021, 16, 104014.

Behroozi A, Arora M, Fletcher T, Westerrn A and Costelloe J. Understanding the impact of soil clay mineralogy on the adsorption behaviour of Zinc, International Journal of Environmental Research, 2021, 15,3,559-569.

Mondal A, Arora M, Mumford K and Dubey B. Porous media transport of iron nanoparticles for site remediation application: A review of lab scale column study, transport modelling and field-scale application. Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2021, 403, 123443.

Shrivastava S, Michael Stewardson M and Arora M. Sediment Reworking in Streambeds with Fine Sediment deposits and Its Influence on Hyporheic Flow Regime. Submitted to Water Resources Research, 57, 2021. 

Shrivastava S, Michael Stewardson M and Arora M. Influence of Bioturbation on Hyporheic Exchange in Streams: Conceptual Model and Insights From Laboratory Experiments, Water Resources Research, 2021, 57, 2.

Md Abdul Moid,T Vijaya Lakshmi, P Kesava Abhilash “Estimation of Surface Runoff in an Ungauged Basin Using SCS-CN Method, A Case Study of Manair River Basin in Telangana, India”, Applied Ecology and Environmental Sciences  Aug 2020

Abhilash Maryada, T Vijaya Lakshmi “Geospatial technology for mapping and analysis of social and infrastructural facilities at village level: a case study of Chinnapendyala village”, Modeling Earth Systems and Environment April 2020

Vu, HM, Shanafield, M, Nhat, TT, Partington, D and Batelaan, O, 2020, Mapping catchment-scale unmonitored groundwater abstractions: Approaches based on soft data. Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies 30: 100695.

Esfahani, RA, Batelaan, O, Hutson, JL and Fallowfield, HJ 2020, Role of biofilm on virus inactivation in limestone aquifers: implications for managed aquifer recharge. Journal of Environmental Health Science and Engineering 18(1): 21-34.

Esfahani, RA, Batelaan, O, Hutson, JL and Fallowfield, HJ 2020, Combined physical, chemical and biological clogging of managed aquifer recharge and the effect of biofilm on virus transport behavior: A column study. Journal of Water Process Engineering 33: 101115.

Shrivastava S, Michael Stewardson M and Arora M, Distribution of clay-sized sediments in streambeds and influence of fine sediment clogging on hyporheic exchange, Hydrological Processes, 2020, 34, 26, 5674-5685.

Shrivastava S, Michael Stewardson M and Arora M. Understanding streambeds as complex systems: Review of multiple interacting environmental processes influencing streambeds permeability, Aquatic Sciences, 2020, 82, 67.

Behroozi A, Arora M, Fletcher T, Westerrn A. Sorption and transport behavior of zinc in the soil; Implications for stormwater management, Geoderma, 2020, 367, 114243.

Wu W, Maier H, Dandy G, Arora M and Castelletti A. The changing nature of the water–energy nexus in urban water supply systems: a critical review of changes and responses, Journal of Water and Climate Change, 2020, 11,4,1095-1122.

Arora M, Nair S, Malano H and George B. A Combined Simulation-Optimisation Modelling Framework for Assessing the Energy Use of Urban Water Systems, Journal of Environmental Management, 2020, 274, 111166.

Zhao S, Liu Y, Liang S, Smith K, Jia N and Arora M. Effects of urban forms on energy consumption of water supply in China, Journal of Cleaner Production, 2020, 253, 119960.

Books and Chapters

Wang, X, Tuppad, P, Williams, JR 2015, ‘Combining landscape segmentation and agroecosystem simulation model’, pp. 221-243.  In GIS Applications in Agriculture, Volume Four: Conservation Planning, eds. T.G. Mueller, and G.F. Sassenrath, Chapter 13. Taylor and Frances Group, Boca Raton, FL.