Publications

Published:

  1. Neri, A., Villarini, G., Salvi, K.A., Slater, L.J., and Napolitano, F. (2018) On the decadal predictability of the frequency of flood events across the U.S. Midwest. International Journal of Climatology.
  2. Slater, L.J., Villarini, G. (2018Enhancing the predictability of seasonal streamflow with a statistical dynamical approach. Geophysical Research Letters. doi:10.1029/2018GL077945
  3. Lutz, S., Popp, A., van Emmerik, T., Gleeson, T., Kalaugher, L., Möbius, K., Mudde, T., Walton, B., Hut, R., Savenije, H., Slater, L.J.,  Solcerova, A., Stoof, C., and Zink, M. (2018) Science in today’s media landscape – challenges and lessons from hydrologists and journalistsHydrology and Earth System Sciences
  4. Villarini, G., Slater, L.J. (2018) Examination of Changes in Annual Maximum Gage Height in the Continental United States Using Quantile RegressionJournal of Hydrologic Engineering (ASCE), ISSN: 1943-5584, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001620
  5. Slater, L.J., Villarini, G. (2017) Evaluating the drivers of seasonal streamflow rates in the U.S. MidwestWater (MDPI). 9, 695; doi:10.3390/w9090695
    Open Access. PDF.
  6. Slater, L.J., Wilby, R.L. (2017) Measuring the changing pulse of rivers (Perspective article), Science, 357(6351), pp. 552, doi:10.1126/science.aao2441. Reprint.
  7. Zhang, W., Villarini, G., Slater, L.J., Vecchi, G., Bradley, A.A. (2017) Improved ENSO Forecasting using Bayesian Updating and the North American Multi Model Ensemble (NMME), Journal of Climate, ISSN: 1520-0442. doi: 10.1175/JCLI-D-17-0073.1.
  8. Slater, L.J., Villarini, G., Bradley, A.A. (2017) Weighting of NMME temperature and precipitation forecasts across Europe, Journal of Hydrologydoi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.07.029
  9. Slater, L.J., Villarini, G., Bradley, A., Vecchi G. (2017) A dynamical statistical framework for seasonal streamflow forecasting in an agricultural watershed,  Climate Dynamicsdoi:10.1007/s00382-017-3794-7
  10. Clubb, F.J., Mudd, S.M., Milodowski, D.T, Valters, D.A, Slater, L.J., Hurst, M.D., and Limaye, A.B.S. (2017) Geomorphometric delineation of floodplains and terraces from slope and channel relief thresholdsEarth Surface Dynamics, 5(3), pp.369-385. doi:10.5194/esurf-2017-21.
  11. Villarini, G., Slater, L.J. (2017) Climatology of flooding in the United StatesOxford Research Encyclopedia of Natural Hazard Science. doi:10.1093/acrefore/9780199389407.013.123 
  12. Wilby, R.L., Clifford, N.J., De Luca, P., Harrigan, S., Hillier, J.K., Hodgkins, R., Johnson, M.F., Matthews, T.K.R., Murphy, C., Noone, S.J., Parry, S., Prudhomme, C., Rice, S.P., Slater, L.J., Smith, K.A., Wood, P.J. (2017) The “dirty dozen” of freshwater science: Detecting then reconciling hydrological data biases and errors, Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews (WIREs) Water. doi:10.1002/wat2.1209
  13. Slater, L.J., Villarini, G. (2016On the impact of gaps on trend detection in extreme streamflow time series, International Journal of Climatology. ISSN: 1097-0088. doi: 10.1002/joc.4954.
  14. Slater, L.J., Villarini, G. (2016Recent trends in U.S. flood risk, Geophysical Research Letters, 2016. 43(24), pp.12,428-12,436, ISSN: 0094-8276. doi: 10.1002/2016GL071199. Featured Research Spotlight in Eos.
  15. Slater, L.J., Villarini, G., Bradley, A. (2016Evaluation of the skill of North-American Multi-Model Ensemble (NMME) Global Climate Models in predicting average and extreme precipitation and temperature over the continental USA. Climate Dynamics, special collection on the North American Multi-Model Ensemble (NMME) seasonal prediction experiment. doi: 10.1007/s00382-016-3286-1
  16. Slater L.J. (2016To what extent have changes in channel capacity contributed to flood hazard trends in England and Wales? Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 41(8), pp.1115-1128, ISSN: 0197-9337. Special Issue Stormy Geomorphology, doi: 10.1002/esp.3927
  17. Slater, L.J. (2015) Changing Channels (Outreach article), Planet EarthHtml version. pp.22-23, ISSN: 1479-2605.
  18. Slater, L.J., Singer, M.B., Kirchner J.W. (2015Hydrologic versus geomorphic drivers of trends in flood hazard, Geophysical Research Letters42(2), pp.370-376, ISSN: 0094-8276. doi: 10.1002/2014GL062482. PDFhtml. Supplementary material. Media attention: AGUniverse Publication Highlight.
  19. Clubb, F.J., Mudd S.M., Milodowski D.T., Hurst M.D., Slater L.J. (2014Objective extraction of channel heads from high resolution topographic data, Water Resources Research. 50(5), pp.4283-4304.  doi: 10.1002/2013WR015167.
  20. Slater, L. J. and Singer, M.B. (2013Imprint of climate and climate change in alluvial riverbeds: Continental United States, 1950-2011, Geology, 41(5), pp.595-598, ISSN: 0091-7613. doi:10.1130/G34070.1 PDF; htmlSupplementary material. Prize for the best student-led peer-reviewed journal article for 2013.  University of St Andrews Press Release
  21. Piégay, H., Alber, A., Slater, L.J., and Bourdin, L. (2009Census and typology of braided rivers in the French Alps, Aquatic Sciences, 71(3), 371–388, ISSN: 1015-1621. doi:10.1007/s00027-009-9220-4.

THESES

  • Slater, L.J. (2015) Trends in alluvial channel geometry and streamflow: an investigation of patterns and controls, Ph.D thesis, University of St Andrews
  • Slater, L.J. (2007) Caractérisation des rivières en tresses françaises, Master’s thesis, University of Lyon / ENS-lyon >> See Census and typology of braided rivers in the French Alps

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Note: “Author accepted copies” of these publications can be accessed from my Oxford University repository