Nature

PNAS

PNAS

Science

Science

Science

GRL

Scientific Reports

Reviews of Geophysics

Scientific Data

BAMS

CC

WRR

JGR

J Hydrology

Extremes in a Changing Climate

Patent

Weather Augmented Risk Determination System (WARDS), United States Pending Patent, Niknejad M, Mazdiyasni O., Momtaz F., AghaKouchak A., 2016.

Journal Publications

94. Moftakhari H.M., Salvadori G., AghaKouchak A., Sanders, B.F., Matthew, R.A., Mazdiyasni O., 2017, Compounding Effects of Sea Level Rise and Fluvial Flooding, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114 (37), 9785-9790, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1620325114. (pdf)

93. Mazdiyasni O., AghaKouchak A., Davis S.J., Madadgar S., Mehran A., Ragno E., Sadegh M., Sengupta A., Ghosh S., Dhanya C.T., Niknejad M., 2017, Increasing Probability of Mass-Mortality during Indian Heatwaves, Science Advances, 3 (6), e1700066, doi: 10.1126/sciadv.1700066. (pdf)

92. Moftakhari H.M., AghaKouchak A., Sanders, B.F., Matthew, R.A., 2017, Translating Uncertain Sea Level Projections into Infrastructure Impacts Using a Bayesian Framework, Geophysical Research Letters, doi: 10.1002/2017GL076116.

91. Madadgar S., AghaKouchak A., Davis S., Farahmand A., 2017, Probabilistic Estimates of Drought Impacts on Agricultural Production, Geophysical Research Letters, 44 (16), 7799-7807, doi: 10.1002/2017GL073606. (pdf)

90. Sadegh M., Ragno E., AghaKouchak A., 2017, Multivariate Copula Analysis Toolbox (MvCAT): Describing Dependence and Underlying Uncertainty Using a Bayesian Framework, Water Resources Research, 53 (6), 5166-5183, doi: 10.1002/2016WR020242. (pdf)

89. Ashraf B., AghaKouchak A., Alizadeh A., Mousavi- Baygi M., Moftakhari H.R., Mirchi A., Anjileli H., Madani K., 2017, Quantifying Anthropogenic Stress on Groundwater Resources, Scientific Reports, 7, 12910, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-12877-4. (pdf)

88. Sun Q., Miao C., AghaKouchak A., Duan Q., 2017, Unraveling Anthropogenic Influence on the Changing Risk of Heat Waves in China, Geophysical Research Letters, 44 (10), 5078-5085, doi: 10.1002/2017GL073531. (pdf)

87. Mehran A., AghaKouchak A., Nakhjiri N., Stewardson MJ, Peel M., Phillips T.J., Wada Y., Ravalico J.K., 2017, Compounding Impacts of Human-Induced Water Stress and Climate Change on Water Availability, Scientific Reports, 7, 6282, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-06765-0. (pdf)

86. Vahedifard F., AghaKouchak A., Ragno E., Shahrokhabadi S., Mallakpour I., 2017, Lessons from the Oroville Dam, Science, 355 (6330), 1139-1140, doi: 10.1126/science.aan0171. (pdf)

85. Sadegh M., Pierce J., AghaKouchak A., Glenn N., Curl C., 2017, Will clean air fade into the future?, Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union, in press.

84. Moftakhari H.M., AghaKouchak A., Sanders, B.F., Matthew, R.A., 2017, Cumulative Hazard: The Case of Nuisance Flooding, Earth's Future, 5 (2), 214-223, doi: 10.1002/2016EF000494. (pdf)

83. Panda D.K., AghaKouchak A., Ambast S.K., 2017, Increasing Heat Waves and warm Spells in India, Observed from a Multi-Aspect Framework, Journal of Geophysical Research, 122 (7), 3837-3858, doi: 10.1002/2016JD026292. (pdf)

82. Luke A., Vrugt J.A., AghaKouchak A., Matthew, R.A., Sanders, B.F., 2017, Predicting Non-Stationary Flood Frequencies: Evidence Supports an Updated Stationarity Thesis in the United States, Water Resources Research, 53 (7), 5469-5494, doi: 10.1002/2016WR019676. (pdf)

81. Nguyen P., Thorstensen A., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Ashouri H., Tran H., Braithwaite D., 2017, Global Precipitation Trends across Spatial Scales Using Satellite Observations, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, in press.

80. Basha G., Kishore P., Venkat Ratnam M., Jayaraman A., AghaKouchak A., Ouarda T.B.M.J., Velicogna I., 2017, Historical and Projected Surface Temperature over India during the 20th and 21st century, Scientific Reports, 7, 2987, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-02130-3. (pdf)

79. Vahedifard F., Tehrani F., Galavi V., Ragno E., AghaKouchak A., 2017, Resilience of MSE Walls with Marginal Backfill under a Changing Climate: Quantitative Assessment for Extreme Precipitation Events, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 143 (9), 04017056, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001743. (pdf)

78. Vinnarasi R., Dhanya C.T., Chakravorthy A., AghaKouchak A., 2017, Unravelling Diurnal Asymmetry of Surface Temperature in Different Climate Zones, Scientific Reports, 7, 7350, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-07627-5. (pdf)

77. Hardin E., AghaKouchak A., Qomi M.J.A., Madani K., Tarroja B., Zhou Y., Yang T., Samuelsen S., 2017, California Drought Increases CO2 Footprint of Energy, Sustainable Cities and Society, 28, 450-452, doi: 10.1016/j.scs.2016.09.004. (pdf)

76. Robinson J.D., Vahedifard F., AghaKouchak A., 2017, Rainfall-Triggered Slope Instabilities under a Changing Climate: Comparative Study Using Historical and Projected Precipitation Extremes, Canadian Geotechnical Journal, 54 (1), 117-127, doi: 10.1139/cgj-2015-0602. (pdf)

75. Turco M., von Hardenberg J., AghaKouchak A., Llasat M.C., Provenzale A., Trigo R.M., 2017, On the Key Role of Droughts in the Dynamics of Summer Fires in Mediterranean Europe, Scientific Reports, 7 (1), 81, doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-00116-9. (pdf)

74. Vahedifard F., AghaKouchak A., Jafari N.H., 2016, Compound Hazards Yield Louisiana Flood, Science, 353 (6306), 1374, doi: 10.1126/science.aaj1468. (pdf)

73. Madadgar S., AghaKouchak A., Shukla S., Wood A.W., Cheng L., Hsu K., Svoboda M., 2016, A Hybrid Statistical-Dynamical Drought Prediction Framework: Application to the Southwestern United States, Water Resources Research, 52 (7), 5095-5110 doi: 10.1002/2015WR018547. (pdf)

72. Sun Q., Miao C., AghaKouchak A., Duan Q., 2016, Century-Scale Causal Relationships between Global Dry/Wet Conditions and the State of the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans, Geophysical Research Letters, 43 (12), 6528-6537, doi: 10.1002/2016GL069628. (pdf)

71. Nguyen P., Sorooshian S., Thorstensen A., Tran H., Huynh P., Pham T., Braithwaite D., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Ashouri H., 2016, Exploring Trends through RainSphere: Research Data Transformed into Public Knowledge, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 98 (4), 653-658 doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-16-0036.1. (pdf)

70. Cheng L., Hoerling M., AghaKouchak A., Livneh B., Quan X.-W., Eischeid J., 2016, How Has Human-induced Climate Change Affected California Drought Risk?, Journal of Climate, 29, 111-120, doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-15-0260.1. (pdf)

69. Vandenberg-Rodes A., Moftakhari H.M., AghaKouchak A., Shahbaba B., Sanders, B.F., Matthew, R.A., 2016, Projecting Nuisance Flooding in a Warming Climate Using Generalized Linear Models and Gaussian Processes, Journal of Geophysical Research, 121 (11), 8008-8020, doi: 10.1002/2016JC012084. (pdf)

68. Madani K., AghaKouchak A., Mirchi A., 2016, Iran's Socio-Economic Drought: Challenges of a Water-Bankrupt Nation, Iranian Studies, 49 (6), 997-1016, doi: 10.1080/00210862.2016.1259286. (pdf)

67. Prakash S., Mitra A.K., Pai D.S., AghaKouchak A., 2016, From TRMM to GPM: How well can heavy rainfall be detected from space?, Advances in Water Resources, 88, 1-7, doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.11.008. (pdf)

66. Lu X., Zhuang Q., Liu Y., Zhou Y., AghaKouchak A., 2016, A Large-Scale Methane Model by Incorporating the Surface Water Transport, Journal of Geophysical Research, 121 (6), 1657-1674, doi: 10.1002/2016JG003321. (pdf)

65. Nguyen P, Thorstensen A., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sanders B., Koren V., Cui Z., Smith M., 2016, A High Resolution Coupled Hydrologic-Hydraulic Model (HiResFlood-UCI) for Flash Flood Modeling, Journal of Hydrology, 541, 401-420, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.10.047. (pdf)

64. Szabo S., Nicholls R.J., Neumann B., Renaud F.G., Matthews Z., Sebesvari Z., AghaKouchak A., Bales R., Ruktanonchai C.W., Kloos J., Foufoula-Georgiou E., Wester P., New M., Rhyner J., Hutton C., 2016, Making SDGs Work for Climate Change Hotspots, Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development, 58 (6),24-33, doi: 10.1080/00139157.2016.1209016. (pdf)

63. Vahedifard F., Robinson J.D., AghaKouchak A., 2016, Can Protracted Drought Undermine the Structural Integrity of California's Earthen Levees? Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 42 (6), 02516001, doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0001465. (pdf)

62. Tarroja B., AghaKouchak A., Samuelsen S., 2016, Quantifying Climate Change Impacts on Hydropower Generation and Implications on Electric Grid Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Operation, Energy, 111, 295-305, doi: 10.1016/j.energy.2016.05.131. (pdf)

61. Li J., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., 2016, Object-Based Assessment of High-Resolution Satellite Precipitation Products, Remote Sensing, 8 (7), 547, doi: 10.3390/rs8070547. (pdf)

60. Prakash S., Mitra A.K., AghaKouchak A., Liu Z., Norouzi H., Pai D.S., 2016, A Preliminary Assessment of GPM-Based Multi-Satellite Precipitation Estimates over a Monsoon Dominated Region, Journal of Hydrology, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.01.029.

59. AghaKouchak A., Feldman D., Hoerling M., Huxman T., Lund J., 2015, Recognize Anthropogenic Drought, Nature, 524 (7566), 409-4011, doi:10.1038/524409a. (pdf)

58. Mazdiyasni O., AghaKouchak A., 2015, Substantial Increase in Concurrent Droughts and Heatwaves in the United States, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112 (37), 11484-11489, doi: 10.1073/pnas.1422945112. (pdf)

57. AghaKouchak A., Farahmand A., Teixeira J., Wardlow B.D., Melton F.S., Anderson M.C., Hain C.R., 2015, Remote Sensing of Drought: Progress, Challenges and Opportunities, Reviews of Geophysics, 53 (2), 452-480, doi: 10.1002/2014RG000456. (pdf)

56. Vahedifard F., AghaKouchak A., Robinson J.D., 2015, Drought threatens California's levees, Science, 349 (6250), 799, doi: 10.1126/science.349.6250.799-a. (pdf)

55. Mehran A., Mazdiyasni O., AghaKouchak A., 2015, A Hybrid Framework for Assessing Socioeconomic Drought: Linking Climate Variability, Local Resilience, and Demand, Journal of Geophysical Research, 120 (15), 7520-7533, doi: 10.1002/2015JD023147. (pdf)

54. Moftakhari H.R., AghaKouchak A., Sanders B.F., Feldman D., Sweet W., Matthew R.A., Luke A., 2015, Increased Nuisance Flooding along the Coasts of the United States Due to Sea-Level Rise: Past And Future, Geophysical Research Letters, 42 (22), 9846-9852, doi:10.1002/2015GL066072. (pdf)

53. Shukla S., Safeeq M., AghaKouchak A., Guan K., Funk C., 2015, Temperature Impacts on the Water Year 2014 Drought in California, Geophysical Research Letters, 42 (11), 4384-4393, doi: 10.1002/2015GL063666. (pdf)

52. Askarizadeh A., Rippy M., Fletcher T., Feldman D., Peng J., Bowler P., Mehring A., Winfrey B., Vrugt J., AghaKouchak A., Jiang S., Sanders B., Levin L., Taylor S., Grant S., 2015, From Rain Tanks to Catchments: Use of Low-Impact Development to Address Hydrologic Symptoms of the Urban Stream Syndrome, Environmental Science & Technology, 49 (19), 11264-11280, doi: 10.1021/acs.est.5b01635. (pdf)

51. AghaKouchak A., Norouzi H., Madani K., Mirchi A., Azarderakhsh M., Nazemi N., Nasrollahi N., Mehran M., Farahmand A., Hasanzadeh E., 2015, Aral Sea Syndrome Desiccates Lake Urmia: Call for Action, Journal of Great Lakes Research, 41(1), 307-311, doi: 10.1016/j.jglr.2014.12.007. (pdf)

50. Cheng L., AghaKouchak A., Phillips T., 2015, Non-stationary Return Levels of CMIP5 Multi-Model Temperature Extremes, Climate Dynamics, 44(11), 2947-2963, doi: 10.1007/s00382-015-2625-y. (pdf)

49. Nasrollahi N., AghaKouchak A., Cheng L., Damberg L., Phillips T., Miao C., Hsu K., Sorooshian S., 2015, How Well Do CMIP5 Climate Simulations Replicate Historical Trends and Patterns of Meteorological Droughts?, Water Resources Research, 51(4), 2847-2864, doi: 10.1002/2014WR016318. (pdf)

48. Cheng L., AghaKouchak A., 2015, A Methodology for Deriving Ensemble Response from Multimodel Simulations, Journal of Hydrology, 522, 49-57, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.12.025. (pdf)

47. Farahmand A., AghaKouchak A., Teixeira J., 2015, A Vantage from Space Can Detect Earlier Drought Onset: An Approach Using Relative Humidity, Scientific Reports, 5, 8553; doi: 10.1038/srep08553. (pdf)

46. AghaKouchak A., 2015, A Multivariate Approach for Persistence-Based Drought Prediction: Application to the 2010-2011 East Africa Drought, Journal of Hydrology, 526, 127-135, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.09.063. (pdf)

45. Farahmand A., AghaKouchak A., 2015, A Generalized Framework for Deriving Nonparametric Standardized Drought Indicators, Advances in Water Resources, 76, 140-145, doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2014.11.012. (pdf)

44. Prakash S., Mitra A.K., AghaKouchak A., Pai D.S., 2015, Error characterization of TRMM Multisatellite Precipitation Analysis (TMPA-3B42) products over India for different seasons, Journal of Hydrology, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2015.08.062.

43. Nguyen P., Thorstensen A., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., 2015, Flood forecasting and inundation mapping using HiResFlood-UCI and near real-time satellite precipitation data: the 2008 Iowa flood, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 16(3), 1171-1183, doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-14-0212.1. (pdf)

42. Norouzi H., Temimi M., AghaKouchak A., Azarderakhsh M., Khanbilvardi R., Shields G., Tesfagiorgis K., 2015, Inferring Land Surface Parameters from the Diurnal Variability of Microwave and Infrared Temperatures, Physics and Chemistry of the Earth, 83/84, 28-35, doi: 10.1016/j.pce.2015.01.007. (pdf)

41. Golian S., Mazdiyasni O., AghaKouchak A., 2015, Trends in Meteorological and Agricultural Droughts in Iran, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 119, 679-688, doi: 10.1007/s00704-014-1139-6. (pdf)

40. Li J., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., 2015, An Object-based Approach for Verification of Precipitation Estimation, International Journal of Remote Sensing, doi: 10.1080/01431161.2014.999170. (pdf)

39. AghaKouchak A., Cheng L., Mazdiyasni O., Farahmand A., 2014, Global Warming and Changes in Risk of Concurrent Climate Extremes: Insights from the 2014 California Drought, Geophysical Research Letters, 41, 8847-8852, doi: 10.1002/2014GL062308. (pdf)

38. AghaKouchak A., Feldman D., Stewardson M.J., Saphores J.-D., Grant S., Sanders B., 2014, Australia's Drought: Lessons for California, Science, 343 (6178), 1430-1431, doi:10.1126/science.343.6178.1430. (pdf)

37. Cheng L., AghaKouchak A., 2014, Precipitation Intensity-Duration-Frequency Curves for Infrastructure Design in a Changing Climate, Scientific Reports, 4, 7093, doi: 10.1038/srep07093. (pdf)

36. AghaKouchak A., 2014, Entropy-Copula in Hydrology and Climatology, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 15(6), 2176-2189, doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-13-0207.1. (pdf)

35. Cheng L., AghaKouchak A., Gilleland E., Katz R.W., 2014, Non-stationary Extreme Value Analysis in a Changing Climate, Climatic Change, 127(2), 353-369, doi: 10.1007/s10584-014-1254-5. (pdf)

34. Hao Z., AghaKouchak A., Nakhjiri N., Farahmand A., 2014, Global Integrated Drought Monitoring and Prediction System, Scientific Data, 1:140001, 1-10, doi: 10.1038/sdata.2014.1. (pdf)

33. Cheng L., Gilleland E., Heaton M.J., AghaKouchak A., 2014, Empirical Bayes estimation for the conditional extreme value model, Stat, 3, 391-406, doi: 10.1002/sta4.71. (pdf)

32. Mehran A., AghaKouchak A., Phillips T.J., 2014, Evaluation of CMIP5 Continental Precipitation Simulations Relative to Satellite-Based Gauge-Adjusted Observations, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119(4), 1695-1707, doi: 10.1002/2013JD021152. (pdf)

31. Song X., Zhang J., AghaKouchak A., Sen Roy S., Xuan Y., Wang G., He R., Wang X., Liu C., 2014, Rapid Urbanization and Changes in Spatiotemporal Characteristics of Precipitation in Beijing Metropolitan Area, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119(19), 11250-11271, doi: 10.1002/2014JD022084. (pdf)

30. Sorooshian S., AghaKouchak A., Li J., 2014, Influence of Irrigation on Land Hydrological Processes over California, Journal of Geophysical Research, 119(23), 13137-13152, doi: 10.1002/2014JD022232. (pdf)

29. Tabari H., AghaKouchak A., Willems P., 2014, A Perturbation Approach for Assessing Trends in Precipitation Extremes across Iran, Journal of Hydrology, 519, 1420-1427, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.09.019. (pdf)

28. Tarroja B., AghaKouchak A., Samuelsen S., Sobhani R., Feldman D., Jiang S., 2014, Evaluating Options for Balancing the Water-Electricity Nexus in California: Part 1 - Securing Water Availability, Science of the Total Environment, 497-498, 697-710, doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.06.060. (pdf)

27. Tarroja B., AghaKouchak A., Samuelsen S., Sobhani R., Feldman D., Jiang S., 2014, Evaluating Options for Balancing the Water-Electricity Nexus in California: Part 2 - Greenhouse Gas and Renewable Energy Utilization Impacts, Science of the Total Environment, 497-498, 711-724, doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2014.06.071. (pdf)

26. AghaKouchak A., 2014, A Baseline Probabilistic Drought Forecasting Framework Using Standardized Soil Moisture Index: Application to the 2012 United States Drought, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 18, 2485-2492, doi: 10.5194/hess-18-2485-2014. (pdf)

25. Momtaz F., Nakhjiri N., AghaKouchak A., 2014, Toward a Drought Cyberinfrastructure System, Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union, 95(22), 182-183, doi:10.1002/2014EO220002. (pdf)

24. Hao Z., AghaKouchak A., 2014, A Nonparametric Multivariate Multi-Index Drought Monitoring Framework, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 15, 89-101, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-12-0160.1. (pdf)

23. Liu Z., Mehran A., Phillips T.J., AghaKouchak A., 2014, Seasonal and Regional Biases in CMIP5 Precipitation Simulations, Climate Research, 60, 35-50, doi: 10.3354/cr01221. (pdf)

22. Mehran A., AghaKouchak A., 2014, Capabilities of Satellite Precipitation datasets to Estimate Heavy Precipitation Rates at Different Temporal Accumulations, Hydrological Processes, 28, 2262-2270, doi: 10.1002/hyp.9779. (pdf)

21. Damberg L., AghaKouchak A., 2014, Global Trends and Patterns of Droughts from Space, Theoretical and Applied Climatology, 117(3), 441-448, doi: 10.1007/s00704-013-1019-5. (pdf)

20. AghaKouchak A., Mehran A., 2013, Extended Contingency Table: Performance Metrics for Satellite Observations and Climate Model Simulations, Water Resources Research, 49, 7144-7149, doi:10.1002/wrcr.20498. (pdf)

19. Hao Z., AghaKouchak A., Phillips T.J., 2013, Changes in Concurrent Monthly Precipitation and Temperature Extremes, Environmental Research Letters, 8(4), 034014 doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/3/034014. (pdf)

18. Farahmand A., AghaKouchak A., 2013, A Satellite-Based Global Landslide Model, Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 13, 1259-1267, doi:10.5194/nhess-13-1259-2013. (pdf)

17. Hao Z., AghaKouchak A., 2013, Multivariate Standardized Drought Index: A Parametric Multi-Index Model, Advances in Water Resources, 57, 12-18, doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2013.03.009. (pdf)

16. AghaKouchak A., Nakhjiri N., and Habib E., 2013, An educational model for ensemble streamflow simulation and uncertainty analysis, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, 445-452, doi:10.5194/hess-17-445-2013. (pdf)

15. AghaKouchak A., and Nakhjiri N., 2012, A Near Real-Time Satellite-Based Global Drought Climate Data Record, Environmental Research Letters, 7(4), 044037, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/7/4/044037. (pdf)

14. AghaKouchak A., Mehran A., Norouzi H., Behrangi A., 2012, Systematic and Random Error Components in Satellite Precipitation Data Sets, Geophysical Research Letters, 39, L09406, doi:10.1029/2012GL051592. (pdf)

13. Nasrollahi A., AghaKouchak A., Li J., Gao X., Sorooshian S., 2012, Assessing the impacts of different WRF precipitation physics in hurricane forecasts, Weather and Forecasting, 27 (4), 1003-1016, doi:10.1175/WAF-D-10-05000.1. (pdf)

12. AghaKouchak A., Nasrollahi N., Li J., Imam B., Sorooshian S., 2011, Geometrical Characterization of Precipitation Patterns, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 12 (2), 274-285, doi: 10.1175/2010JHM1298.1. (pdf)

11. AghaKouchak A., Behrangi A., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., Amitai E., 2011, Evaluation of satellite-retrieved extreme precipitation rates across the Central United States, Journal of Geophysical Research, 116, D02115, doi:10.1029/2010JD014741. (pdf)

10. Sorooshian S., AghaKouchak A., Arkin P., Eylander J., Foufoula-Georgiou E., Harmon R., Hendrickx J., Imam B., Kuligowski R., Skahill B., Skofronick-Jackson G., 2011, Advanced Concepts on Remote Sensing of Precipitation at Multiple Scales, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, 92 (10), 1353-1357, doi: 10.1175/2011BAMS3158.1. (pdf)

9. Behrangi A., Khakbaz B., Jaw T.C., AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Sorooshian S., 2011, Hydrologic evaluation of satellite precipitation products over a mid-size basin, Journal of Hydrology, 397, 225-237, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.11.043. (pdf)

8. AghaKouchak A., Habib E., Bardossy A., 2010, A Comparison of Three Remotely Sensed Rainfall Ensemble Generators, Atmospheric Research, 98(2-4), 387-399, doi: 10.1016/j.atmosres.2010.07.016. (pdf)

7. AghaKouchak A., Ciach G., Habib E., 2010, Estimation of Tail Dependence Coefficient in Rainfall Accumulation Fields, Advances in Water Resources, 33(9), 1142-1149, doi: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2010.07.003. (pdf)

6. AghaKouchak A., Bardossy A., Habib E., 2010, Conditional Simulation of Remotely Sensed Rainfall Fields Using a Non-Gaussian V-Transformed Copula, Advances in Water resources, 33 (6), 624-634, doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2010.02.010. (pdf)

5. AghaKouchak A., Bardossy A., Habib E., 2010, Copula-Based Uncertainty Modeling: Application to Multi-sensor Precipitation Estimates, Hydrological Processes, 24 (15), 2111-2124, doi: 10.1002/hyp.7632. (pdf)

4. AghaKouchak A., Nasrollahi N., 2010, Semi-Parametric and Parametric Inference of Extreme Value Models for Rainfall Data, Water Resources Management, 24 (6), 1229-1249, doi: 10.1007/s11269-009-9493-3. (pdf)

3. AghaKouchak A., Habib E., Bardossy A., 2010, Modeling Radar Rainfall Estimation Uncertainties: Random Error Model, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 15(4), 265-274, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0000185. (pdf)

2. AghaKouchak A., Habib E., 2010, Application of a Conceptual Hydrologic Model in Teaching Hydrologic Processes, International Journal of Engineering Education, 26(4), 963-973. (pdf)

1. AghaKouchak A., Nasrollahi N., Habib E., 2009, Accounting for Uncertainties of the TRMM Satellite Estimates, Remote Sensing, 1(3), 606-619, doi: 10.3390/rs1030606. (pdf)

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Other Publications (News Aricles, Op-Eds, etc.)

5. Mirchi A., Madani K., AghaKouchak A., 2015, Lake Urmia: how Iran's most famous lake is disappearing, The Guardian, Friday 23 January 2015. View Article

4. Hsu K., Sorooshian S., Gao X., Braithwaite D., AghaKouchak A., 2012, Monitoring global precipitation using satellites, SPIE Newsroom, doi: 10.1117/2.1201210.004475

3. NOWCAST ARTICLE: Sorooshian S., AghaKouchak A., Arkin P., Eylander J., Foufoula-Georgiou E., Harmon R., Hendrickx J., Hsu K., Imam B., Kuligowski R., Skahill B., Skofronick-Jackson G., 2011, Advancing the Remote Sensing of Precipitation, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society - Nowcast, 92 (10), 1271-1272, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-D-11-00116.1. (pdf)

2. AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., Imam B., Hsu K., Gao X., 2010, NASA Satellites Help Monitor the Pakistan Flooding: An Application of Near-Real-Time Satellite Observations, The Earth Observer, 22 (6), 4-6.

1. Soroosh Sorooshian, Amir AghaKouchak, 2010, Final Report: Advanced Concepts on Remote Sensing of Precipitation at Multiple Scales, University of California Irvine, March 15-17, 2010

Books

3. AghaKouchak A., Easterling D., Hsu K., Schubert S., Sorooshian S. (eds.), 2012, Extremes in a Changing Climate, Springer, ISBN 978-94-007-4478-3

2. AghaKouchak A., 2010, Simulation of Remotely Sensed Rainfall Fields Using Copulas, University of Stuttgart, ISBN 978-3-933761-92-7.

1. AghaKouchak A., Nasrollahi N., Firouz Bahadori, 2002, Engineering Hydrology: Practice Questions and Answers, Angizeh, ISBN 964-7517-03-3 (in Persian).

Book Chapters

7. AghaKouchak A., Hao Z., Nakhjiri N., Damberg L., 2013, Droughts, Invited Book Chapter in: Encyclopedia of Natural Hazards, Taylor & Francis.

6. Sorooshian S., Nguyen P., Sellars S., Braithwaite D. AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., 2013, Satellite-based Remote Sensing Estimation of Precipitation for Early Warning Systems, Book Chapter in: Extreme Natural Hazards, Disaster Risks and Societal Implications (eds. Ismail-Zadeh A., Fucugaughi J. , Kijko A., Takeuchi K., Zaliapin I.), Cambridge University Press, in press.

5. AghaKouchak A., Sellars S., Sorooshian S., Methods of Tail Dependence Estimation, in Extremes in a Changing Climate (eds. AghaKouchak A., Easterling D., Hsu K., Schubert S. and Sorooshian S.), Springer, ISBN 978-94-007-4478-3.

4. AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., Gao X., 2012, The Potential of Precipitation Remote Sensing for Water Resources Vulnerability Assessment in Arid Southwestern United States, Invited Book Chapter in: Climate Vulnerability: Understanding and Addressing Threats to Essential Resources - Water Encyclopedia (eds. Hossain and Pielke), Elsevier, Academic Press, 141-149 pp., ISBN: 9780123847034.

3. AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Sorooshian S., Gao X., Imam B., 2012, Precipitation Estimation from Remotely Sensed Information using the Artificial Neural Networks: Application to Drought Monitoring and Analysis, Book Chapter in Remote Sensing of Drought: Innovative Monitoring Approaches (eds. Anderson M., Wardlow B., Verdin J.), Taylor & Francis, ISBN: 978-1439835579.

2. Sorooshian S., AghaKouchak A., 2011, Advancement towards a state-of-the-art hydrologic flood forecasting system, Invited Book Chapter in, Korea Environmental Institute Book Series, Korea Institute of Construction Technology (KICT).

1. Hengl T., AghaKouchak A., Percec Tadic M., 2010, Methods and data sources for spatial prediction of rainfall, Book Chapter in: Rainfall: State of the Science (eds. Testik F.Y. and Gebremichael M.), American Geophysical Union, ISBN: 978-0-87590-481-8.

Technical Reports and White Papers

9. Hoerling M., Schubert S., Mo K., AghaKouchak A., Berbery H., Dong J., Kumar A., Lakshmi V., Leung R., Li J., Liang X., Luo L., Lyon B., Miskus D., Quan X., Seager R., Sorooshian S., Wang H., Xia Y., Zeng N., 2013, An Interpretation of the Origins of the 2012 Central Great Plains Drought, he NOAA Drought Task Force is organized by the Modeling, Analysis, Predictions and Projections Program (MAPP) of OAR/Climate Program Office, 50pp. (pdf)

8. AghaKouchak A., 2012, Annual Report: Quantifying Climate Projections Uncertainty Using a Non-Gaussian Model and an Adaptive Weighting Ensemble Algorithm: Application to Water Resources Management, submitted to the United States Bureau of Reclamation (USBR).

7. Sorooshian S., AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Braithwaite D., 2011, Final Report: Developing UNESCO GWADI Web-Based Resources, University of California Irvine, submitted to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) International Hydrological Programme (IHP).

6. Sorooshian S., AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Gao X., 2011, Annual Report: Satellite Data Support for Hydrologic and Water Resource Planning and Management, University of California Irvine, submitted to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center.

5. Christa Peters-Lidard, Ana Barros, Wade Crow, Witold Krajewski, Robert Houze, Walt Petersen, Amir AghaKouchak, Manos Anagnostou, Eyal Amitai, Rafael Bras, Robert Cifelli, David Gochis, David C. Goodrich, Kuolin Hsu, Dennis Lettenmaier, Douglas Miller, Timothy Schneider, Marshall Shepherd, James Smith, Soroosh Sorooshian, Ali Tokay, Jingfeng Wang, Xubin Zeng, 2011, Global Precipitation Mission (GPM) Integrated Hydrologic Ground Validation Science Implementation Plan, PMM Hydrology Working Group, Goddard Space Flight Center Greenbelt, MD.

4. Wade T. Crow, Kuolin Hsu, Jingfeng Wang, Amir AghaKouchak, Eyal Amitai, Rafael Bras, David Gochis, David C. Goodrich, Soroosh Sorooshian, and Xubin Zeng, 2011, Potential GPM Ground Validation Activities within the Semi-Arid Walnut Gulch/Upper San Pedro River Basin, White Paper submitted to the Global Precipitation Mission (GPM) Ground Validation Program, NASA GSFC, Greenbelt, MD.

3. Sorooshian S., AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Braithwaite D., 2011, Interim Report: Developing UNESCO GWADI Web-Based Resources, University of California Irvine, submitted to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) International Hydrological Programme (IHP).

2. Sorooshian, S., AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Gao X., Imam B., 2010, Annual Report: Satellite Data Support for Hydrologic and Water Resource Planning and Management, University of California Irvine, submitted to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, National Climatic Data Center.

1. Soroosh Sorooshian, Amir AghaKouchak, 2010, Workshop Report: Advanced Concepts on Remote Sensing of Precipitation at Multiple Scales, University of California Irvine, March 15-17, 2010 (pdf)

Conference Papers and Presentations

55. AghaKouchak A., Hao Z., Farahmand A., Nakhjiri A., The Global Integrated Drought Monitoring and Prediction System (GIDMaPS): Overview and Capabilities, AGU Fall Meeting, December 9-13, 2013, San Francisco, California, USA.

54. Cheng L., Gilleland E., AghaKouchak A., Nonstationary Extreme Value Analysis in a Changing Climate: A Software Package, AGU Fall Meeting, December 9-13, 2013, San Francisco, California, USA.

53. Hao Z., AghaKouchak A., Predicting the 2012 U.S. Summer Drought Using a Persistence Method, AGU Fall Meeting, December 9-13, 2013, San Francisco, California, USA.

52. Mehran A., AghaKouchak A., Phillips T.J., Performance Metrics for Climate Model Evaluation: Application to CMIP5 Precipitation Simulations, AGU Fall Meeting, December 9-13, 2013, San Francisco, California, USA.

51. Liu Z., Mehran A., Phillips T.J., AghaKouchak A., Seasonal and Regional Biases in CMIP5 Precipitation Simulation, AGU Fall Meeting, December 9-13, 2013, San Francisco, California, USA.

50. Norouzi H., AghaKouchak A., Madani K., Mirchi A., Farahmand F., Conway C., Monitoring Changes in Water Resources Systems Using High Resolution Satellite Observations: Application to Lake Urmia, AGU Fall Meeting, December 9-13, 2013, San Francisco, California, USA.

49. Nguyen P., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sanders B., Evaluating the Performance of a Coupled Distributed Hydrologic-Hydraulic Model for Flash Flood Modeling Using Multiple Precipitation Data Sources, AGU Fall Meeting, December 9-13, 2013, San Francisco, California,USA.

48. Hao Z., AghaKouchak A., Global Drought Monitoring and Prediction Data Products, Next Generation Climate Data Products Workshop, National Center for Atmospheric Research, July 15-19, 2013, Boulder, Colorado, USA.

47. Nguyen P., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., ArcGIS for a Coupled Hydrologic-Hydraulic Modeling, Esri International User Conference, July 8-12, 2013, San Diego, California, USA.

46. AghaKouchak A., Hao Z., A Multivariate Multi-Index Drought Monitoring and Prediction Framework, NOAA Drought Task Force, Webinar Series Drought I (Understanding and Monitoring), February 12, 2013, USA.

45. Nguyen P., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sanders B., Modeling the Upper Little Missouri River 2010 Flash Flood Using a Coupled Distributed Hydrologic and Hydraulic Model, Community Surface Dynamics Modeling System (CSDMS) 2013 Annual Meeting, March 23-25, Boulder, Colorado, USA.

44. AghaKouchak A., Hao Z., Multi-Index Drought Monitoring Using NASA MERRA Data, International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) Geophysical Risk and Sustainability (GeoRisk) Conference on Extreme Natural Hazards and their Impacts. December 8-11, 2012, Chapman University, Orange, California, USA.

43. Nguyen P., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sanders B., A Coupled Distributed Hydrologic and Hydraulic Model for Flash Flood Modeling, International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IUGG) Geophysical Risk and Sustainability (GeoRisk) Conference on Extreme Natural Hazards and their Impacts. December 8-11, 2012, Chapman University, Orange, California, USA.

42. AghaKouchak A., Hao Z., Climate Change Impacts on Droughts Severity-Area-Duration across the Southwest United States, AGU Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.

41. Farahmand A., AghaKouchak A., A Quasi-Global Landslide Model Using Remote Sensing Data, AGU Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.

40. Mehran A., Nakhjiri N., AghaKouchak A., A Nested Global-Local Hydrological Model for Large Scale Flood Forecasting Using Satellite Data, AGU Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.

39. Hao Z., AghaKouchak A., A multivariate approach for drought monitoring across the continental United States, AGU Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.

38. Cheng L., AghaKouchak A., Deriving Climate Response from CMIP5 Ensemble Climate Projections: Application to Analysis of Temperature and Precipitation Extremes, AGU Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.

37. Damberg L., AghaKouchak A., Changes in the Patterns and Trends of Droughts across Land and Ocean, AGU Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.

36. Nguyen P., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sanders B., Smith M.B., Koren V., Improving flash flood forecasting through coupling of a distributed hydrologic rainfall-runoff model (HL-RDHM) with a hydraulic model (BreZo), AGU Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.

35. Li J., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., Evaluation of satellite-based precipitation estimates in winter season using an object-based approach, AGU Fall Meeting, December 3-7, 2012, San Francisco, California, USA.

34. AghaKouchak A., Mehran A., Nakhjiri N., 2012, A nested global-local hydrological model for large scale flood forecasting using remote sensing satellite data: a contribution to monitoring global environmental change, Proceedings of the SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, 29 October - 1 November 2012, SPIE Asia-Pacific Remote Sensing, Kyoto, Japan.

33. AghaKouchak A., Hao Z., A Multi-Index Standardized Drought Monitoring and Prediction Framework, NOAA's 37th Climate Diagnostics and Prediction Workshop, 22-25 October 2012. Fort Collins, Colorado, USA.

32. AghaKouchak A., Hao Z., A Multi-Index multivariate Drought Monitoring Framework: Application to Climate Change Impact Assessment, International Conference on Climate, Water and Policy (ICCWP), 11-13 September 2012, Busan, South Korea.

31. AghaKouchak A., Cheng L., Tracking and Nowcasting of Hurricanes: a Data Fusion Approach, 3rd World Meteorological Organization (WMO) International Symposium on Nowcasting (WSN12), 6-10 August 2012, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

30. Goodrich D.C., Amitai E., Crow W.T., Hsu K., Wang J., AghaKouchak A., Bras R., Gochis D., Sorooshian S., Zeng X., Unkrich C., Habib E., Thill B., In-situ Verification of TRMM Radar Rainfall Intensity Estimates and a Strategy for GPM Ground Validations in the Southwest, 5th International Workshop for GPM Ground Validation, 10-12 July 12, 2012, Toronto, Canada.

29. AghaKouchak A., A Drought GeoServer for Real-Time Drought Monitoring and Analysis, World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Global Drought Information System Workshop, Frascati, Italy, 11-13 April 2012, Frascati, Italy.

28. AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., 2012, Application of Satellite Data to Drought Monitoring and Analysis, Satellites for Better Water and Environment Management: A Training Session Hosted Jointly by The World Bank and U.S. Government Agencies Working in Remote Sensing, February 29, 2012, Washington, DC.

27. AghaKouchak A., A Nested Probabilistic and Deterministic Flood Forecasting Model: Toward an Early Warning System, AGU Fall Meeting, December 5-9, 2011, San Francisco, California, USA.

26. Li J., Hsu K., AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., A hybrid framework for verification of satellite precipitation products, AGU Fall Meeting, December 5-9, 2011, San Francisco, California, USA.

25. David C Goodrich, Efrat Morin, Eyal Amitai, Carl Unkrich, Timothy Keefer, Jeffry Stone, Mike Schaffner, Kuo-lin Hsu, Shayesteh E Mahani, Wade T Crow, Jingfeng Wang, Amir AghaKouchak, David J Gochis, Soroosh Sorooshian, Rafael L Bras, Xubin Zeng, Pit Gauges to Satellites: Precipitation Retrievals over the USDA-ARS Walnut Gulch Experimental Watershed, Arizona, AGU Fall Meeting, December 5-9, 2011, San Francisco, California, USA.

24. AghaKouchak A., A methodology to describe spatial dependencies of extremes, World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Open Science Conference: Climate Research in Service to Society, 24-28 October 2011, Denver, CO, USA, USA.

23. AghaKouchak A., The Drought Interest Group: Toward a multi-index drought monitoring system, World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Open Science Conference: Climate Research in Service to Society, 24-28 October 2011, Denver, CO, USA, USA.

22. AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., Application of Satellite Data to Drought Monitoring and Analysis, World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Workshop on Drought Predictability and Prediction in a Changing Climate: Assessing Current Knowledge and Capabilities, User Requirements and Research Priorities, March 2-4, 2011, Barcelona, Spain.

21. AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Behrangi A., Sorooshian S., Error Decomposition in Satellite-Derived Precipitation Estimates, AGU Fall Assembly, December 13-17, 2010, San Francisco, California, USA.

20. Feng Z., Dong X., Xi B., Minnis P., Khaiyer M., AghaKouchak A., Improving Satellite-based Instantaneous Precipitation Estimate by using Integration of Ground Radar and Satellite Dataset, AGU Fall Assembly, December 13-17, 2010, San Francisco, California, USA.

19. Behrangi A., Khakbaz B., Jaw T., AghaKouchak A., Analyzing the performance of the high resolution precipitation products for streamflow simulation, 25th Conference on Hydrology, 91st Annual Meeting of the American Meteorological Society, 23-27 January 2011, Seattle, WA.

18. AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Sorooshian S., Satellite Data Support for Hydrologic and Water Resource Planning and Management, Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites (CICS) Science Meeting, University of Maryland, College Park, September 8-9, 2010.

17. AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., Detecting Precipitation Extremes form Satellites, 2nd Pan-GEWEX Science Meeting, University of Washington, 23-27 August 2010, Seattle, WA.

16. AghaKouchak A., Sorooshian S., Hsu K., Verification of satellite-based extreme precipitation estimates, NASA Energy and Water cycle Study (NEWS) Extreme Drought and Flood Workshop, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND, July 15-16, 2010.

15. Sorooshian S., AghaKouchak A., Nasrollahi N., Imam B., Gao X., Hsu K., Validation of Satellite Precipitation Data in Capturing Extreme Climate Events, Western Pacific Geophysics Meeting, June 22-25, 2010, Taipei, Taiwan.

14. AghaKouchak A., Hsu K., Sorooshian S., Analysis of Extreme Precipitation Events in a Changing Climate: Toward Capturing Nonstationarity, NOAA National Climatic Data Center, Asheville, NC, April 6, 2010.

13. AghaKouchak A., Bardossy A., Habib E., An uncertainty model for radar-based multi-sensor precipitation estimates: A non-Gaussian copula- based approach, AGU Fall Assembly, December 14-18, 2009, San Francisco, California, USA.

12. Ciach G., AghaKouchak A., Habib E., Estimation of tail dependence coefficient in rainfall accumulation fields, AGU Fall Assembly, December 14-18, 2009, San Francisco, California, USA.

11. Nasrollahi N., AghaKouchak A., Uncertainty of a Weather Prediction Model in Predicting Extreme Rainfall Events: Application to Hurricane Rita, NOAA Fifth Education and Science Forum, November 12-14, 2009, Washington DC, USA.

10. AghaKouchak A., Uncertainty assessment of remotely sensed data using copulas, NOAA Fifth Education and Science Forum, November 12-14, 2009, Washington DC, USA.

9. AghaKouchak A., Simulation of multivariate random variables using a non-Gaussian copula, Special Session on Stochastic Analysis and Appli- cations, American Mathematical Society Meeting, November 6-8, 2009, Riverside, California, USA.

8. AghaKouchak A., Habib E., Simulation of radar rainfall errors and their propagation into rainfall-runo. processes, AGU Joint Assembly, May 27- 30, 2008, Florida, USA.

7. AghaKouchak A.., Bardossy A., Habib E., A Copula Based Space-Time Rainfall Simulation Model, AGU Joint Assembly, May 27-30, 2008, Florida, USA.

6. AghaKouchak A., Bardossy A., Characterization of rainfall patterns, 9th International Precipitation Conference IPC9, Nov. 12-14, 2007, Paris, France.

5. AghaKouchak A., Nasrollahi N., Schlabing D., Tuhtan J., Kavianpour M.R., Air-Water Flow Analysis Using Numerical, Experimental and Sim- ulated Annealing methods, 32nd Congress of IAHR, July 1-6, 2007, Venice, Italy.

4. AghaKouchak A., Kavianpour M.R., Sadeghi H.R., Numerical Investiga- tion of Hydrodynamic Force on Outlet Gates, In Proceeding of the 31st Congress of IAHR, VOL 1, pages 612-613, September 11-16, 2005, Seoul, Korea.

3. Kavianpour M.R., AghaKouchak A., Stochastical Characteristics of Hy- drodynamic Pressure on the Bed of Plunge Pools, International Sympo- sium Stochastic Hydraulics Conference (Editors Vrijling, J.K., Rurijgh, E., Stalenberg, B. Van Gelder, P.H.A.I.M., Verlaan, M., Zijderveld, A., and Waarts), May 23-25, 2005, Nijmegen, The Netherlands, ISBN: 90- 805649-9-0.

2. Kavianpour M.R. , AghaKouchak A., Computational Analysis of Flow in Bottom Outlet Conduits, In Environmental Hydraulics and Sustainable Water Management (Editors: J.H.W. Lee; K.M. Lam): Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Environmental Hydraulics & 14th Congress of Asia and Pacific Division, International Association of Hy- draulic Engineering and Research, 15-18 December 2004, Hong Kong (ISBN: 9780415365468).

1. Kavianpour M.R. , AghaKouchak A., Sadeghi H.R., Numerical Analysis of Flow within Outlet Conduits, International Conference on Hydraulic Engineering: Research and Practice (ICON-HERP), October 26- 28, 2004, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India.

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