Soni 'Nmi Yatheendradas

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Soni 'Nmi Yatheendradas

  • RESEARCH ASSOCIATE
  • 301.286.9135 | 301.286.7342
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 617
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND
  • Education

     2003-2007, Ph. D. in Hydrology with a Minor in Systems Engineering, The University of Arizona, Dissertation: Flash flood forecasting for the semi-arid southwestern United States
    2000-2003, M. S. in Hydrology, The University of Arizona, Thesis: Calibration of a distributed land surface model for a semi-arid basin using remotely sensed data
    1996-2000, B. Tech. in Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology - Bombay, India

    Publications

    Refereed

    Yatheendradas, S., D. Kirschbaum, G. Nearing, et al. J. A. Vrugt, R. L. Baum, R. Wooten, N. Lu, and J. W. Godt. 2019. "Bayesian analysis of the impact of rainfall data product on simulated slope failure for North Carolina locations." Computational Geosciences, [10.1007/s10596-018-9804-y]

    Nearing, G., S. Yatheendradas, W. Crow, et al. X. Zhan, J. Liu, and F. Chen. 2018. "The Efficiency of Data Assimilation." Water Resources Research, [10.1029/2017WR020991]

    Arsenault, K. R., G. S. Nearing, S. Wang, S. Yatheendradas, and C. D. Peters-Lidard. 2018. "Parameter Sensitivity of the Noah-MP Land Surface Model with Dynamic Vegetation." Journal of Hydrometeorology, JHM-D-17-0205.1 [10.1175/jhm-d-17-0205.1]

    Wright, D. B., D. B. Kirschbaum, and S. Yatheendradas. 2017. "Satellite Precipitation Characterization, Error Modeling, and Error Correction Using Censored Shifted Gamma Distributions." Journal of Hydrometeorology, 18 (10): JHM-D-17-0060.1 [10.1175/jhm-d-17-0060.1]

    Nearing, G. S., S. Yatheendradas, W. T. Crow, et al. D. D. Bosch, M. H. Cosh, D. C. Goodrich, M. S. Seyfried, and P. J. Starks. 2017. "Nonparametric triple collocation." Water Resources Research, 53 (7): 5516-5530 [10.1002/2017wr020359]

    Kirschbaum, D. B., T. Stanley, and S. '. Yatheendradas. 2016. "Modeling Landslide Susceptibility over Large Regions with Fuzzy Overlay." Landslides, 13: 485-496 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1007/s10346-015-0577-2]

    McNally, A. L., G. J. Husak, M. Brown, et al. M. Carroll, C. Funk, S. '. Yatheendradas, K. R. Arsenault, C. D. Peters-Lidard, and J. P. Verdin. 2015. "Calculating Crop Water Requirement Satisfaction in the West Africa Sahel with Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture." Journal of Hydrometerology, 16: 295-305 [10.1175/JHM-D-14-0049.1]

    Yatheendradas, S., B. Narapusetty, C. D. Peters-Lidard, C. Funk, and J. Verdin. 2014. "Comment on ‘Shang S. 2012. Calculating actual crop evapotranspiration under soil water stress conditions with appropriate numerical methods and time step. Hydrological Processes 26: 3338-3343. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.8405’." Hydrological Processes, 28 (11): 3833-3840 [10.1002/hyp.10138]

    Yatheendradas, S., C. D. Peters-Lidard, V. Koren, et al. B. Cosgrive, L. De Goncalves, M. Smith, J. V. Geiger, Z. Cui, J. S. Borak, S. V. Kumar, D. L. Toll, G. A. Riggs, and N. Mizukami. 2012. "Distributed assimilation of satellite-based snow extent for improving simulated streamflow in mountainous, dense forests: An example over the DMIP2 western basins." Water Resour. Res., 48 (9): W09557 [10.1029/2011WR011347]

    Goodrich, D., S. Burns, C. Unkrich, et al. D. Semmens, P. Guertin, M. Hernandez, S. Yatheendradas, J. Kennedy, and L. Levick. 2012. "KINEROS2/AGWA: Model Use, Calibration, and Validation." Transactions of the ASABE, 55 (4): 1561-1574 [10.13031/2013.42264]

    Kumar, S., R. Reichle, K. Harrison, et al. C. Peters-Lidard, S. Yatheendradas, and J. Santanello. 2012. "A comparison of methods for a priori bias correction in soil moisture data assimilation." Water Resour. Res., 48 (3): W03515 [10.1029/2010WR010261]

    Rosero, E., L. Yang, T. Wagener, et al. L. E. Gulden, S. Yatheendradas, and Y. Niu. 2010. "Quantifying parameter sensitivity, interaction, and transferability in hydrologically enhanced versions of the Noah land surface model over transition zones during the warm season." J Geophys Res, 115 (D3): D03106 [10.1029/2009JD012035]

    Yatheendradas, S., T. Wagener, H. Gupta, et al. C. Unkrich, D. Goodrich, M. Schaffner, and A. Stewart. 2008. "Understanding uncertainty in distributed flash flood forecasting for semiarid regions." Water Resour. Res., 44 (5): W05S19 [10.1029/2007WR005940]

    Publications

    Refereed

    Yatheendradas, S., D. Kirschbaum, G. Nearing, et al. J. A. Vrugt, R. L. Baum, R. Wooten, N. Lu, and J. W. Godt. 2019. "Bayesian analysis of the impact of rainfall data product on simulated slope failure for North Carolina locations." Computational Geosciences [10.1007/s10596-018-9804-y]

    Nearing, G., S. Yatheendradas, W. Crow, et al. X. Zhan, J. Liu, and F. Chen. 2018. "The Efficiency of Data Assimilation." Water Resources Research [10.1029/2017WR020991]

    Arsenault, K. R., G. S. Nearing, S. Wang, S. Yatheendradas, and C. D. Peters-Lidard. 2018. "Parameter Sensitivity of the Noah-MP Land Surface Model with Dynamic Vegetation." Journal of Hydrometeorology JHM-D-17-0205.1 [10.1175/jhm-d-17-0205.1]

    Wright, D. B., D. B. Kirschbaum, and S. Yatheendradas. 2017. "Satellite Precipitation Characterization, Error Modeling, and Error Correction Using Censored Shifted Gamma Distributions." Journal of Hydrometeorology 18 (10): JHM-D-17-0060.1 [10.1175/jhm-d-17-0060.1]

    Nearing, G. S., S. Yatheendradas, W. T. Crow, et al. D. D. Bosch, M. H. Cosh, D. C. Goodrich, M. S. Seyfried, and P. J. Starks. 2017. "Nonparametric triple collocation." Water Resources Research 53 (7): 5516-5530 [10.1002/2017wr020359]

    Kirschbaum, D. B., T. Stanley, and S. '. Yatheendradas. 2016. "Modeling Landslide Susceptibility over Large Regions with Fuzzy Overlay." Landslides 13 485-496 [Full Text (Link)] [10.1007/s10346-015-0577-2]

    McNally, A. L., G. J. Husak, M. Brown, et al. M. Carroll, C. Funk, S. '. Yatheendradas, K. R. Arsenault, C. D. Peters-Lidard, and J. P. Verdin. 2015. "Calculating Crop Water Requirement Satisfaction in the West Africa Sahel with Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture." Journal of Hydrometerology 16 295-305 [10.1175/JHM-D-14-0049.1]

    Yatheendradas, S., B. Narapusetty, C. D. Peters-Lidard, C. Funk, and J. Verdin. 2014. "Comment on ‘Shang S. 2012. Calculating actual crop evapotranspiration under soil water stress conditions with appropriate numerical methods and time step. Hydrological Processes 26: 3338-3343. DOI: 10.1002/hyp.8405’." Hydrological Processes 28 (11): 3833-3840 [10.1002/hyp.10138]

    Yatheendradas, S., C. D. Peters-Lidard, V. Koren, et al. B. Cosgrive, L. De Goncalves, M. Smith, J. V. Geiger, Z. Cui, J. S. Borak, S. V. Kumar, D. L. Toll, G. A. Riggs, and N. Mizukami. 2012. "Distributed assimilation of satellite-based snow extent for improving simulated streamflow in mountainous, dense forests: An example over the DMIP2 western basins." Water Resour. Res. 48 (9): W09557 [10.1029/2011WR011347]

    Goodrich, D., S. Burns, C. Unkrich, et al. D. Semmens, P. Guertin, M. Hernandez, S. Yatheendradas, J. Kennedy, and L. Levick. 2012. "KINEROS2/AGWA: Model Use, Calibration, and Validation." Transactions of the ASABE 55 (4): 1561-1574 [10.13031/2013.42264]

    Kumar, S., R. Reichle, K. Harrison, et al. C. Peters-Lidard, S. Yatheendradas, and J. Santanello. 2012. "A comparison of methods for a priori bias correction in soil moisture data assimilation." Water Resour. Res. 48 (3): W03515 [10.1029/2010WR010261]

    Rosero, E., L. Yang, T. Wagener, et al. L. E. Gulden, S. Yatheendradas, and Y. Niu. 2010. "Quantifying parameter sensitivity, interaction, and transferability in hydrologically enhanced versions of the Noah land surface model over transition zones during the warm season." J Geophys Res 115 (D3): D03106 [10.1029/2009JD012035]

    Yatheendradas, S., T. Wagener, H. Gupta, et al. C. Unkrich, D. Goodrich, M. Schaffner, and A. Stewart. 2008. "Understanding uncertainty in distributed flash flood forecasting for semiarid regions." Water Resour. Res. 44 (5): W05S19 [10.1029/2007WR005940]

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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