Academic Article

Year Title
2018 Modeling regional landslide susceptibility using dynamic soil moisture profilesJournal of Mountain Science.  15:1807-1824. 2018
2018 Intercomparison of snow water equivalent observations in the Northern Great PlainsHydrological Processes.  32:817-829. 2018
2018 Climate change: potential impacts on frost-thaw conditions and seasonal load restriction timing for low-volume roadwaysRoad Materials and Pavement Design.  19:1126-1146. 2018
2018 Understanding the impact of climate change on pavements with CMIP5, system dynamics and simulationInternational Journal of Pavement Engineering.  19:697-705. 2018
2017 Progress and Challenges in Incorporating Climate Change Information into Transportation Research and DesignJournal of Infrastructure Systems.  23:04017018-04017018. 2017
2017 Development of a methodology and a tool for the assessment of vulnerability of roadways to flood-induced damageJournal of Flood Risk Management.  10:301-313. 2017
2017 Effect of spatial variability of wet snow on modeled and observed microwave emissionsRemote Sensing of Environment.  198:310-320. 2017
2017 Evaluating Consistency of Snow Water Equivalent Retrievals from Passive Microwave Sensors over the North Central U. S.: SSM/I vs. SSMIS and AMSR-E vs. AMSR2Remote Sensing.  9:465-465. 2017
2017 Assessing the Effects of Rising Groundwater from Sea Level Rise on the Service Life of Pavements in Coastal Road InfrastructureTransportation Research Record.  2639:1-10. 2017
2017 Combined Model Framework for Asphalt Pavement Condition Determination After FloodingTransportation Research Record.  2639:64-72. 2017
2016 Comparison of In Situ Soil Moisture Measurements: An Examination of the Neutron and Dielectric Measurements within the Illinois Climate NetworkJournal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology.  33:1749-1758. 2016
2016 Understanding the influence of climate change on the embodied energy of water supply.Water Research.  95:220-229. 2016
2015 Climate Projections for Transportation Infrastructure Planning, Operations and Maintenance, and DesignTransportation Research Record.  2510:90-97. 2015
2014 Comparison of passive microwave and modeled estimates of total watershed SWE in the continental United StatesWater Resources Research.  50:9088-9102. 2014
2014 Use of System Dynamics to Understand Long-Term Impact of Climate Change on Pavement Performance and Maintenance CostTransportation Research Record.  2455:1-9. 2014
2013 Evaluation of drought indices via remotely sensed data with hydrological variablesJournal of Hydrology.  476:265-273. 2013
2012 Vegetated Roof Water-Balance Model: Experimental and Model ResultsJournal of Hydrologic Engineering - ASCE.  17:858-868. 2012
2012 Method for Evaluating Implications of Climate Change for Design and Performance of Flexible PavementsTransportation Research Record.  2305:111-120. 2012
2011 Snowpack and runoff generation using AMSR-E passive microwave observations in the Upper Helmand Watershed, AfghanistanRemote Sensing of Environment.  115:3313-3321. 2011
2011 Regional landslide susceptibility: spatiotemporal variations under dynamic soil moisture conditionsNatural Hazards.  59:1317-1337. 2011
2011 Separation of river network-scale nitrogen removal among the main channel and two transient storage compartmentsWater Resources Research.  47. 2011
2011 The Chemical Composition of Rainfall and Throughfall in Five Forest Communities: A Case Study in Fort Benning, GeorgiaWater, Air, and Soil Pollution Water, Air, and Soil Pollution: Focus.  218:323-332. 2011
2011 Spatial soil moisture scaling structure during Soil Moisture Experiment 2005Hydrological Processes.  25:926-932. 2011
2011 Spatiotemporal analyses of soil moisture from point to footprint scale in two different hydroclimatic regionsWater Resources Research.  47. 2011
2010 Landslide susceptibility mapping using downscaled AMSR-E soil moisture: A case study from Cleveland Corral, California, USRemote Sensing of Environment.  114:2624-2636. 2010
2010 Impacts of Unsaturated Zone Soil Moisture and Groundwater Table on Slope InstabilityJournal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering - ASCE Journal of Geotechcnical Engineering.  136:1448-1458. 2010
2010 Time stability and variability of Electronically Scanned Thinned Array Radiometer soil moisture during Southern Great Plains hydrology experimentsHydrological Processes.  24:2807-2819. 2010
2010 A comparison of storm-based and annual-based indices of hydrologic variability: a case study in Fort Benning, Georgia.Environmental Monitoring and Assessment.  167:297-307. 2010
2009 The biogeochemical influences of NO(3)(-), dissolved O(2), and dissolved organic C on stream NO(3)(-) uptakeJournal of the North American Benthological Society.  28:894-907. 2009
2009 Bahiagrass crop coefficients from eddy correlation measurements in central FloridaIrrigation Science.  28:5-15. 2009
2009 A comparison of models for estimating potential evapotranspiration for Florida land cover typesJournal of Hydrology.  373:366-376. 2009
2009 GOES Solar Radiation for Evapotranspiration Estimation and Streamflow PredictionJournal of Hydrologic Engineering - ASCE.  14:293-300. 2009
2008 Assessment of clear and cloudy sky parameterizations for daily downwelling longwave radiation over different land surfaces in Florida, USAGeophysical Research Letters.  35. 2008
2008 Remote sensing observatory validation of surface soil moisture using Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer E, Common Land Model, and ground based data: Case study in SMEX03 Little River Region, Georgia, USWater Resources Research.  44. 2008
2008 Temporal Variability Corrections for Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer E (AMSR-E) Surface Soil Moisture: Case Study in Little River Region, Georgia, U.S.Sensors Diversity.  8:2617-2627. 2008
2007 Relationships among remotely sensed soil moisture, precipitation and landslide eventsNatural Hazards.  43:211-222. 2007
2007 Surface runoff contribution of nitrogen during storm events in a forested watershedBiogeochemistry.  85:253-262. 2007
2007 Relationships between military land use and storm-based indices of hydrologic variabilityEcological Indicators.  7:553-564. 2007
2007 Enhancing water cycle measurements for future hydrologc researchBulletin of the American Meteorological Society.  88:669-676. 2007
2007 Soil moisture variability of root zone profiles within SMEX02 remote sensing footprintsAdvances in Water Resources.  30:883-896. 2007
2007 Scaled spatial variability of soil moisture fieldsGeophysical Research Letters.  34. 2007
2007 Comparison of evapotranspiration rates for flatwoods and ridge citrusTransactions of the ASABE.  50:83-94. 2007
2006 Intercomparison study of the land surface process model and the common land model for a prairie wetland in FloridaJournal of Hydrometeorology.  7:1247-1258. 2006
2006 Large scale measurements of soil moisture for validation of remotely sensed data: Georgia soil moisture experiment of 2003Journal of Hydrology.  323:120-137. 2006
2006 Relationships between stream water chemistry and military land use in forested watersheds in Fort Benning, GeorgiaEcological Indicators.  6:458-466. 2006
2006 Weighing lysimeters for evapotranspiration research in a humid environmentTransactions - American Society of Agricultural Engineers: General Edition.  49:401-412. 2006
2005 Energy dynamics and modeled evapotranspiration from a wet tropical forest in Costa RicaJournal of Hydrology.  315:274-294. 2005
2005 Measurements and modeling of throughfall variability for five forest communities in the southeastern USJournal of Hydrology.  312:95-108. 2005
2005 Daily potential evapotranspiration and diurnal climate forcings: influence on the numerical modelling of soil water dynamics and evapotranspirationJournal of Hydrology.  309:39-52. 2005
2005 Utility of Penman-Monteith, Priestley-Taylor, reference evapotranspiration, and pan evaporation methods to estimate pasture evapotranspirationJournal of Hydrology.  308:81-104. 2005
2005 Using modified Bellani plate evapotranspiration gauges to estimate short canopy reference evapotranspirationJournal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering - ASCE.  131:164-175. 2005
2004 Agricultural water management in a humid region: sensitivity to climate, soil and crop parametersAgricultural Water Management.  70:51-65. 2004
2004 SMEX02: Field scale variability, time stability and similarity of soil moistureRemote Sensing of Environment.  92:436-446. 2004
2004 Solar radiation, longwave radiation and emergent wetland evapotranspiration estimates from satellite data in Florida, USAHydrological Sciences Journal.  49:461-476. 2004
2004 Closure to "Atmospheric momentum roughness applied to stage-discharge relationships in flood plains" by Jennifer M. Jacobs and Min-Hui WangJournal of Hydrologic Engineering - ASCE.  9:447-447. 2004
2003 Improved rainfall/runoff estimates using remotely sensed soil moistureJournal of the American Water Resources Association.  39:313-324. 2003
2003 Atmospheric momentum roughness applied to stage-discharge relationships in flood plainsJournal of Hydrologic Engineering - ASCE.  8:99-104. 2003
2003 Predicting daily net radiation using minimum climatological dataJournal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering - ASCE.  129:256-269. 2003


Year Title
2017 Remote Sensing of Drivers of Spring Snowmelt Flooding in the North Central US.  21-45. 2017

Conference Proceeding

Year Title
2014 Impact of climate change on pavement performance: Preliminary lessons learned through the infrastructure and climate network (ICNet)Climatic Effects on Pavement and Geotechnical Infrastructure - Proceedings of the International Symposium of Climatic Effects on Pavement and Geotechnical Infrastructure 2013. 1-9. 2014
2003 Comparison of consumptive water use models and methods for drought water requirements in FloridaAnnual Proceedings Soil and Crop Science Society of Florida. 30-37. 2003
1998 Allocation of water withdrawals in a river basinWATER RESOURCES AND THE URBAN ENVIRONMENT. 357-362. 1998

Principal Investigator On

  • Cold Regions Operations and Assessment Research  awarded by US DOD, Department of Defense 2018 - 2021
  • Spatial Characterization of Snow and Soil Interactions  awarded by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) 2016 - 2019
  • Satellite Enhanced Snowmelt Flood Predictions in the Red River of the North Basin  awarded by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) 2015 - 2018
  • RCN SEES: Engineering Research Collaboratory for Sustainable Infrastructure in a Changing Climate  awarded by National Science Foundation (NSF) 2012 - 2018
  • Newmarket Groundwater Modeling  awarded by Strafford Regional Planning 2016 - 2017
  • Modeling Soil Moisture at the Watershed Scale Using in situ Networks  awarded by US DA, Department of Agriculture 2015 - 2016
  • Temperature Regime Characteristics of High-Quality Coldwater Streams in New England  awarded by Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2009 - 2012
  • Estimating the Magnitude of Peak Flows for Steep Gradient Streams in New England  awarded by US DOT, Federal Highway Administration 2009 - 2010
  • Landslide Susceptibility Mapping through Enhanced Dynamic Slope Stability Analysis using Earth Observing Satellite Measurements  awarded by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) 2005 - 2009
  • Georgia Evapotranspiration (ET) and Drought Estimation via Remotely Sensed Data  awarded by Georgia Southern University 2009
  • Evapotranspiration SVAT & MB Assililation  awarded by University of Florida 2004 - 2009
  • Satellite-Based Solar Radiation, net Radiation, and Potential and Reference Evapotranspiration Estimates Over Florida  awarded by US DOI, US Geological Survey 2005 - 2008
  • Multi-Scale Remote Assessment of Land-Surface Hydrologic Response to Natural and Anthropogenic Stressors Florida Everglades  awarded by University of Wisconsin 2006 - 2008
  • Estimating the Magnitude of Peak Flows for Steep Gradient Streams in New England  awarded by Connecticut, State of 2004 - 2008
  • Agricultural Field Scale Irrigation Requirements Crop Water Use Simulation Model  awarded by University of Florida 2004 - 2007
  • Remotely Sensed Soil Moisture for Rainfall Runoff  awarded by National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) 2004 - 2007
  • Study of Minimum Flows and Levels Propogation Methodology  awarded by Suwannee River Water Management District 2004 - 2006
  • Development of Enhanced Techniques for Computing Potential  awarded by US DOC, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 2002 - 2005
  • Teaching Activities

  • Adv Surface Water Hydrology Taught course 2018
  • Open Channel Flow Taught course 2018
  • Engineering Hydrology Taught course 2018
  • Open Channel Flow Taught course 2018
  • Statistical Hydrology Taught course 2017
  • Master's Project Paper Taught course 2016
  • Open Channel Flow Taught course 2016
  • Project Planning and Design Taught course 2016
  • Top/Snow Hydrology Taught course 2016
  • Fluid Mechanics Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2015
  • Project Planning and Design Taught course 2015
  • Statistical Hydrology Taught course 2015
  • Top/GIS in Water Resources Taught course 2015
  • Fluid Mechanics Taught course 2014
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2014
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2014
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2014
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2014
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2014
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2014
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2014
  • Fluid Mechanics Lab Taught course 2014
  • Ecohydrology Taught course 2014
  • Project Planning and Design Taught course 2014
  • Sp Top/Snow Hydrology Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.S. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Brown University
  • M.S. Civil Engineering, Tufts University
  • Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Cornell University
  • Full Name

  • Jennifer Jacobs