Publications

  1. Taormina R., Galelli S., Tippenhauer N. O., Salomons E., and Ostfeld A. (2017). “Characterizing cyber-physical attacks on water distribution systems” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE.
  2. Nüßer L, et. al. (2016). “A sensitive biomarker for the detection of aquatic contamination based on behavioral assays using zebrafish larvae“, Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, Volume 133, November 2016, Pages 271–280.
  3. Taormina R., Galelli S., Tippenhauer N. O., Salomons E., and Ostfeld A. (2016). “Assessing the Effect of Cyber-Physical Attacks on Water Distribution Systems“, World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2016.
  4. Salomons E. and Ostfeld A. (2016). “Slug Feed Optimal Disinfection of Water Distribution Networks Following a Contamination Event“, World Environmental and Water Resources Congress 2016.
  5. Taormina R., Galelli S., Tippenhauer N. O., Salomons E., and Ostfeld A. (2016). “Simulation of cyber-physical attacks on water distribution systems with EPANET.” Inaugural Singapore Cyber Security R&D Conference, Singapore University of Technology and Design, Singapore, Volume 14: Proceedings of the Singapore Cyber Security Conference (SG-CRC) 2016
  6. Zhao, Y., Schwartz, R., Salomons, E., Ostfeld, A., & Poor, H. V. (2016). “New formulation and optimization methods for water sensor placement”. Environmental Modelling & Software, 76, 128-136. (PDF)
  7. Salomons E. and Ostfeld A. (2015). “A Multi-Objective Approach for Minimizing Water Network Disinfection Time and Disinfectant Quantity“, 13th Computing and Control for the Water Industry (CCWI) conference, 2-4 September 2015, Leicester, UK.
  8. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2014). “Optimal disinfection of water distribution
    networks following a contamination event”, 16th Water Distribution Systems
    Analysis Conference (WDSA 2014), 14-17 July 2014, Bari, Italy
  9. Ostfeld, A., Oliker, N., and Salomons, E. (2013). “Multi-Objective Optimization for Least Cost Design and Resiliency of Water Distribution Systems.” J. Water Resour. Plann. Manage., 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000407 (Aug. 30, 2013).
  10. Marchi, A. et al. (50 co-authors). (2013). “The Battle of the Water Networks II (BWN-II)” J. Water Resour. Plann. Manage., 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000378 (May. 18, 2013).
  11. Alzamora, F., Ulanicki, B., and Salomons, E. (2012)  “A Fast and Practical Method for Model Reduction of Large Scale Water Distribution Networks” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE.
  12. Ostfeld A. et al. (21 co-authors) (2011). “The Battle of the Water Calibration Networks (BWCN)” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000191
  13. Ostfeld A., Salomons E., Lahav O. (2011). “Chemical water stability in optimal operation of water distribution systems with blended desalinated water” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, posted ahead of print, doi:10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000166
  14. Salomons E. and Ostfeld A. (2010), “Identification of Possible Contamination Sources using Reverse Hydraulic Simulation“, Proceedings of the Conference on Water Distribution Systems Analysis, Tucson, AZ, U.S.A., 2010.
  15. Lahav O., Salomons E., and Ostfeld A. (2009), “Chemical stability of inline blends of desalinated, surface and ground waters: the need for higher alkalinity values in desalinated water.” Desalination.
  16. Perelman, L., A. Ostfeld, and E. Salomons (2008), “Cross Entropy multiobjective optimization for water distribution systems design“, Water Resour. Res., 44, W09413, doi:10.1029/2007WR006248.
  17. Ostfeld A., Lahav O., and Salomons E. “Desalinated water sources inclusion in optimizing the operation of water systems.” Water Management Challenges in Global Change, Ulanicki et al. (Eds.), CCWI2007 and SUWM2007 Conference, De Montfort University, Leicester, United Kingdom, Taylor and Francis Group, London, (2007) 387 – 390.
  18. Ostfeld A. et al. (34 co-authors). “The battle of the water sensor networks (BWSN): a design challenge for engineers and algorithms” Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE. (2008) pp. 556 – 568
  19. Shamir U. and Salomons E. (2008) “Optimal Real-Time Operation of Urban Water Distribution Systems Using Reduced Models“, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, Vol. 134, No. 2, pp. 181-185.
  20. Salomons E., Goryashko, A., Shamir, U., Rao, Z. and Alvisi, S. (2007) “Optimizing the Operation of the Haifa-A Network, Journal of Hydroinformatics , Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 51-64.
  21. Rao, Z. and Salomons, E. (2007) “Development of a real-time, near-optimal control process for water-distribution networks, Journal of Hydroinformatics , Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 25-37.
  22. Ostfeld, A., J Uber, and Salomons, E. (2006). “Battle of the Water Sensor Networks: A summary of Contributed Designs“, Proceedings of the Conference on Water Distribution Systems Analysis, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.A., 2006.
  23. Ostfeld A., Gal G., and Salomons E. (2006). “Calibration of CAEDYM using a genetic algorithm – the Lake Kinneret case study“, EWRI ASCE Conference, Omaha, Nebraska, USA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40856(200)114
  24. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2006). “Conjunctive optimal scheduling of pumping and booster chlorine injections in water distribution systems“, Engineering Optimization, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 337 – 352.
  25. Grayman W., Ostfeld A., and Salomons E. (2006). “Locating monitors in water distribution systems: red team – blue team exercise“, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, Vol. 132, No. 4, 300 -304.
  26. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2005) “Securing Water Distribution Systems Using Online Contamination Monitoring“, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, Vol. 131, No. 5, pp. 402-405.
  27. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2005). “Solving the Inverse Problem of Deliberate Contaminants Intrusions into Water Distribution Systems“, EWRI ASCE Conference, Anchorage, Alaska, USA, published at ASCE web database [pubs.asce.org/cedbsrch.html].
  28. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2005) “Optimal Early Warning Monitoring System Layout for Water Networks Security: Inclusion of Sensors Sensitivities and Response Delays“, Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 151-169.
  29. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2004). “Optimal operation of multiquality water distribution systems: unsteady conditions“, Engineering Optimization, Vol. 36, No. 3, pp. 337 – 359.
  30. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2004). “Optimal layout of early warning detection stations for water distribution systems security“, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management Division, ASCE, Vol. 130, No. 5, pp. 377 – 385.
  31. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2004). “Optimal Scheduling of Pumping and Chlorine Injections under Unsteady Hydraulics“, EWRI ASCE Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, published on CD.
  32. Ostfeld A. and Salomons E. (2003). “An early warning detection system (EWDS) for drinking water distribution systems security”, Proceedings of the annual EWRI ASCE Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/40685(2003)34
  33. Ostfeld A., Salomons E., and Shamir U. (2002) “Optimal operation of water distribution systems under water quality unsteady conditions“, Proceedings of the annual EWRI ASCE Conference, Roanoke, Virginia, published on CD.

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