ToC 

*       Journal papers

*       Conference papers

*       Book chapters

*       (Extended) Abstracts

*       Conference posters

*       Conference presentations

*       HarmoniQuA reports

*       Other reports and publications

*       Other dissemination

*       HarmoniQuA workshops

Journal papers

Henriksen, H.J., Refsgaard, J.C., Højberg, A.L., Ferrand, N., Gijsbers, P. and Scholten, H., 2009. Harmonised Principles for Public Participation in Quality Assurance of Integrated Water Resources Modelling. Water Resources Management, 23:2539–2554.

Refsgaard, J. C. and H. J. Henriksen. 2004. Modelling guidelines - terminology and guiding principles. Advances in Water Resources 27: 71-82.  (abstract)

Refsgaard, J. C., H. J. Henriksen, B. Harrar, H. Scholten, and A. Kassahun. 2005. Quality assurance in model based water management - review of existing practice and outline of new approaches. Environmental Modelling & Software, 20: 1201–1215.  (abstract; awarded as one of two runners-up in the "Best 2005 research paper in EMS".)

Scholten, H., A. Kassahun, J.C. Refsgaard, T. Kargas, C. Gavardinas and A.J.M. Beulens, 2007. A methodology to support multidisciplinary model-based water management. Environmental Modelling & Software 22, 743-759.Available online since 29 March 2006. (online).

Conference papers

Bergfeld, T. (2005): Das EU-Projekt HarmoniQuA: Qualitätssicherung zur Erhöhung der Zuverlässigkeit bei der Modellierung von Flusseinzugsgebieten. In: Nacken, H., Bartusseck, S. & Sewilam H. (eds) Entscheidungsunterstützung in der Wasserwirtschaft – von der Theorie zum Anwendungsfall. Forum für Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung 10.05, 223-227.

Blind, M.W., R. Moore and H. Scholten, 2004, Scientific opportunities created by HarmonIT, HarmoniRiB and HarmoniQuA, Proceedings of Watermatex 2004, 6th International Symposium on Systems Analysis & Integration Assessment, 3-5 November 2004, Beijing, China,19-27.

Blind, M.W., R.V. Moore, H. Scholten, J.C. Refsgaard, S.A. Borgvang, C. Giupponi, I. Borowski, M. Estrela, D.G. George, J. Froebich, I. Zsuffa, P. Vanrolleghem and W. De Lange, 2005, Current Results Of The EC-sponsored Catchment Modelling (CatchMod) Cluster. In: A. Zerger, R.M. Argent (Eds.), MODSIM 2005 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Melbourne, ISBN: 0-9758400-2-9,1210-1216, December 2005.

Kassahun, A., H. Scholten, G. Zompanakis and C. Gavardinas, 2004. Support for model based water management with the HarmoniQuA toolbox. In: C. Pahl, S. Schmidt, T. Jakeman (Eds.), Complexity and Integrated Resources Management, Transactions of the 2nd Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, iEMSs, Manno, Switzerland, ISBN 88-900787-1-5, pp. 1282-1287. (paper).

Kassahun, A. and H. Scholten, 2006, A knowledge base system for multidisciplinary model-based water management, Summit on Environmental Modelling and Software, 3rd Biennial meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Burlington, Vermont, USA, July 9-12, 2006. (paper)

Old, G.H., J.C. Packman and H. Scholten, 2005, Supporting the European Water Framework Directive: The HarmoniQuA Modelling Support Tool (MoST). In: A. Zerger, R.M. Argent (Eds.), MODSIM 2005 International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Melbourne, ISBN: 0-9758400-2-9, 2825-2831, December 2005, (paper).

Olsson, J., Scholten, H., Arheimer, B., Andersson, L., 2004. Quality assurance support tool for catchment-based modelling: a test on the HBV-NP model for eutrophication assessment, 8th International Conference on Diffuse/Nonpoint Pollution, 24-29 October 2004. International Water Association, Kyoto.   (paper)

Refsgaard, J.C., A.L. Højberg, H.J. Henriksen, H. Scholten, A. Kassahun, J.C. Packman and G.H. Old, 2006, Quality assurance support through most (HarmoniQuA), Keynote speech, Modflow and More, Golden, Colorado, May 22-24, 2006.

Refsgaard, J.C., A.L. Højberg, H.J. Henriksen, H. Scholten, A. Kassahun, J.C. Packman and G.H. Old, 2006, Quality Assurance of the modelling process, The XXIV Nordic Hydrological Conference, Vingsted Centret, Denmark. (paper)

Scholten, H., J.C. Refsgaard and A. Kassahun, 2004. Structuring multidisciplinary knowledge for model based water management: the HarmoniQuA approach. In: C. Pahl, S. Schmidt, T. Jakeman (Eds.), Complexity and Integrated Resources Management, Transactions of the 2nd Biennial Meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, iEMSs, Manno, Switzerland, ISBN 88-900787-1-5, pp. 1288-1293. (paper).

Scholten, H. and A. Kassahun, 2006, Supporting multidisciplinary model-based water management projects: a user perspective, Summit on Environmental Modelling and Software, 3rd Biennial meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Burlington, Vermont, USA, July 9-12, 2006. (paper)

Scholten, H., A. Kassahun and J.C. Refsgaard, 2006, Managing multidisciplinary model based water management projects. In: P. Gourbesville, J. Cunge, V. Guinot, S.-Y. Liong (Eds.), 7th International Conference on HydroInformatics, Nice, France, 4-8 September 2006, Research Publishing, Volume 3, 2231-2238. (paper)

Book chapters

Kassahun, A., H. Scholten and A.J.M. Beulens, 2007. Collect and Share Existing Knowledge on Collaborative Multidisciplinary Scientific Research Processes. Hands-On Knowledge Co-Creation and Sharing: Practical Methods and Techniques A. S. Kazi, L. Wohlfart and P. Wolf, KnowledgeBoard (www.knowledgeboard.com) in collaboration with VTT – Technical Research Centre of Finland and Fraunhofer IRB Verlag.: 347-363. Download at http://www.knowledgeboard.com/lib/3788.

Scholten, H. and A.J.M. Beulens, 2006. Managing mathematical modelling by guiding and monitoring. In: A.S. Kazi, P. Wolf (Eds.), Real-Life Knowledge Management: Lessons from the Fields. KnowledgeBoard (www.knowledgeboard.com) in cooperation with VTT - Technical Research Centre Finland (www.vtt.fi), ISBN 952-5004-72-4, pp. 213-232, book: http://www.knowledgeboard.com/knowledgebank/book.html or chapter: http://www.knowledgeboard.com/lib/3183.

Scholten, H. and J. C. Refsgaard, 2010. Quality assurance in model-based water management: Better Modelling Practices. Modelling Aspects of Water Framework Directive Implementation. P. A. Vanrolleghem. London, IWA Publishing. 1: 1-91. More info here.

(Extended) Abstracts

Beulens, A.J.M. and H. Scholten, 2004. An ontological framework for structuring process knowledge specified for the process of model-based problem solving. In: M. Makowski (Ed.), 18th Workshop on Methodologies and Tools for Complex System Modeling and Integrated Policy Assessment, 6 – 8 September, 2004, Laxenburg, Austria, IIASA, 4-8. (extended abstract)

Beulens, A.J.M. and H. Scholten, 2005. Towards a process ontology for a model based support system for problem solving: the ontology bootstrap problem, M. Makowski, Knowledge Creation and Integration for Solving Complex Problems. The 19th International Workshop on Complex Systems Modeling (CSM) jointly with the 6th International Symposium on Knowledge and Systems Sciences (KSS), August 29-31, 2005, Laxenburg, Austria, 3-8. (extended abstract).

Scholten, H., A. Kassahun and J.C. Refsgaard, 2004, Structuring multidisciplinary knowledge for model-based water management: the HarmoniQuA approach. In: M. Makowski (Ed.), 18th Workshop on Methodologies and Tools for Complex System Modeling and Integrated Policy Assessment, 6 – 8 September, 2004, Laxenburg, Austria, IIASA, 55-59. (extended abstract)

Scholten, H., A. Kassahun, G. Zompanakis and C. Gavardinas, 2004. HarmoniQuA's support tool for model-based water management. In: M. Makowski (Ed.), 18th Workshop on Methodologies and Tools for Complex System Modeling and Integrated Policy Assessment, 6 – 8 September, 2004, Laxenburg, Austria, IIASA,60-63. (extended abstract)

Scholten, H. and A.J.M. Beulens, 2005. Testing ontological support for multidisciplinary model-based problem-solving for water management. In: M. Makowski (Ed.), Knowledge Creation and Integration for Solving Complex Problems. The 19th International Workshop on Complex Systems Modeling (CSM) jointly with the 6th International Symposium on Knowledge and Systems Sciences (KSS), August 29-31, 2005. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria, pp. 51-55. (extended abstract).

Scholten, H., A. Kassahun and A.J.M. Beulens. 2006. Making complex multidisciplinary processes transparent, 3rd Harmoni-CA Forum and Conference, 5-7 April 2006, Osnabrück, Germany. (extended abstract)

Scholten, H., A. Kassahun and A.J.M. Beulens, 2006, Use and reuse of an ontological knowledge base framework. In: M. Makowski (Ed.), The 20th International Workshop on Complex Systems Modeling (CSM), Laxenburg, Austria, 28-30 August, 2006, IIASA, 45-48.  (extended abstract)

Conference posters

17-20 June 2002, Prague (CZ), ModelCare 2002 (4th International Conference on calibration and reliability in groundwater modelling), Jens Christian Refsgaard, Hans Jorgen Henriksen.

18-22 March 2003, Genova (I), ECO-GEOWATER, EuroWorkshop, GI and Water Use Management, Gareth Old.

17-18 June 2003, Koblenz (D), Colloquium "Gestaute Flüsse in Deutschland - ökologische Zusammenhänge und wasserwirtschaftliche Probleme", national colloquium concerning the surface water quality in impounded rivers in Germany (BfG), Dieter Müller, Tanja Bergfeld.

11-12 November 2003, Koblenz (D), Workshop "Flussgebietsbewirtschaftung – quo vadis Modellierung", national colloquium concerning the control of river catchment with the help of models (BfG), Dieter Müller, Tanja Bergfeld, Ingo Heinz.

18-19 February 2004, Brussels (B), Harmoni-CA Forum and Conference, Huub Scholten.

14 October 2004, Trier (D), Abflussbildung und deren Modellierung - Anforderungen und Grenzen im Kontext eines Flussgebietesmanagements, international workshop for modellers in the domain hydrodynamics and precipitation-runoff, Tanja Bergfeld.

16-18 November 2004. Copenhagen (Denmark), HarmoniCA workshop, ‘Harmonising Quality Assurance in model based catchment and river basin management’, Gareth Old.

22-23 March 2005, Aachen (D), Tag der Hydrologie: Entscheidungsunterstützung in der Wasserwirtschaft (National workshop on water and transport in river catchments), ‘Das EU-Projekt HarmoniQuA: Qualitätssicherung zur Erhöhung der Zuverlässigkeit bei der Modellierung von Flusseinzugsgebieten’, Tanja Bergfeld.

23rd September 2005, Norrkoping (Sweden), HarmoniQuA, European Researchers Night, www.europa.eu.int/comm/researchersineurope/events/event_2214_en.htm, Jonas Olsson.

Conference presentations

09-13 July 2002, Oxford (UK), ECO-GEOWATER (European Conference and forum to link GEO and WATER Research), Huub Scholten.

18-19 November 2002, Svendborg (DK), Invited lecture. Seminar on Water Framework Directive, Jens Christian Refsgaard.

23-25 April 2003, Tilburg (NL), IMUG 2003 International Model User Group conference, Huub Scholten.

16-18 June 2003, Potsdam (D), Harmoni-CA WP-3 workshop on General Methodology, Huub Scholten.

03-11 July 2003, Sapporo (JP), IUGG/IAHS2003, Sapporo, co-organised by the International Association of Hydrologic Sciences, Huub Scholten, Jonas Olsson, 2 presentations.

16-17 September 2003, Amsterdam (NL), Technical workshop Catchmod, Jens Christian Refsgaard, Huub Scholten, Ayalew Kassahun, 3 presentations.

20-21 November 2003, Lammi, Finland, Invited lecture. 2nd SYKE Research Symposium, Jens Christian Refsgaard.

14 January 2004, Wallingford (UK), HarmoniQuA Demonstration Meeting (workshop), John Packman, Gareth Old, Huub Scholten, Ayalew Kassahun and Simon Groot, 3 presentations.

18-19 February 2004, Brussels (B), Harmoni-CA Forum and Conference, Huub Scholten, Jens Christian Refsgaard, Ingo Heinz.

14-17 June 2004, Osnabrück (D), Biennial meeting of the International Environmental Modelling and Software Society, Huub Scholten, Ayalew Kassahun, 2 presentations.

26 August 2004, Koblenz (D), Internal Meeting "Mathematische Modelle in der BfG", Meeting in the BfG to bring together all modellers of the institute, Tanja Bergfeld.

4-6 October 2004, Bucharest (RO), 2nd Annual Scientific Session of the National Institute of Hydrology and Water Management, Gabor Balint.

25-29 October 2004, Kyoto (J), 8th International Conference on Diffuse / Nonpoint Pollution, Jonas Olsson.

26-28 October 2004, Usedom (D), 8th workshop "Modellierung und Simulation von Ökosystemen", national workshop for modellers, Tanja Bergfeld.

19 November 2004, Mainz (D), Workshop "Hydraulische Modelle in der Wasserwirtschaft", National workshop concerning studies on water and matters transport in river catchments, Tanja Bergfeld.

20 January 2005, London (UK), British Hydrological Society: South East Section Meeting: ‘Quality assurance in model-based catchment and river basin management’, HarmoniQuA presentation and demonstration by Gareth Old.

26 January 2005, Wallingford (UK) Internal CEH CATCHMOD meeting. Presentation: The functionality of MoST, Gareth Old.

22-23 March 2005, Aachen (D), Tag der Hydrologie: Entscheidungsunterstützung in der Wasserwirtschaft (National workshop on water and transport in river catchments), ‘Das EU-Projekt HarmoniQuA: Qualitätssicherung zur Erhöhung der Zuverlässigkeit bei der Modellierung von Flusseinzugsgebieten’, Tanja Bergfeld.

4-8 May 2005, Oradea (Baile Felix), Romania, NATO ARW on Transboundary Floods: Reducing Risks and Enhancing Security through Improved Flood Management Planning, Jan Spatka.

30 August to 2nd September 2005, Brno (Czech Republic), 22nd Conference of the Danubian countries on the hydrological forecasting and hydrological bases of water management, Gabor Balint.

23 September 2005, Norrkoping (Sweden), HarmoniQuA, European Researchers Night, www.europa.eu.int/comm/researchersineurope/events/event_2214_en.htm, Jonas Olsson.

21 September 2006, Brussels (Belgium), HarmoniRiB Final Workshop, http://www.harmonirib.com/cma01.html, Huub Scholten (presentation)

HarmoniQuA reports

All public HarmoniQuA reports have hyperlinks to its content.

Groot, S. and Kargas, T., 2004. HarmoniQuA - WP3 – first round test results, Report D-WP3-2a/3, 297 pp.

Groot, S. and M. Kapetenaki, 2004. HarmoniQuA Workplan WP3 - testing, D-WP3-1, 11 pp.

Groot, S., Gijsbers, P. and Kapetenaki, M., 2005. HarmoniQuA - WP3 Report – second round testing, Report D-WP3-2b/3, 125 pp.

Old, G.H. and J.C. Packman (Eds.), 2004. HarmoniQuA Training Material. Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Wallingford, HarmoniQuA-report D-WP4-1, 30 pp. http://harmoniqua.wau.nl/public/Reports/training/HQA-TM-FinalMay04.pdf.

Old, G.H. and J.C. Packman (Eds.), 2005. Position paper on professional response. Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Wallingford, HarmoniQuA-report D-WP4-2, 35 pp. http://harmoniqua.wau.nl/public/Reports/Response/Final%20Stk%20Rpt%2012Apr05.pdf.

Old, G.H., M. Robinson and J.C. Packman (Eds.), 2005. Position paper on stakeholder response. Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Wallingford, HarmoniQuA-report D-WP4-3, 20 pp. http://harmoniqua.wau.nl/public/Reports/Response/Final%20Stk%20Rpt%2012Apr05.pdf.

Old, G.H. and J.C. Packman, 2005. Post project continuity, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, HarmoniQuA-report D-WP4-4, 13 pp. http://harmoniqua.wau.nl/public/Reports/Continuity/PostProjectContinuity-final.pdf.

Old, G.H., 2005. Translation requirements, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, HarmoniQuA-report D-WP4-5, 5 pp. http://harmoniqua.wau.nl/public/Reports/Translation/TranslationReport.pdf.

Packman, J.C. and G.H. Old, 2005. European Quality Assurance Standards in River Basin Modelling Practice, Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Wallingford, HarmoniQuA-report D-WP4-6, 18 pp. http://harmoniqua.wau.nl/public/Reports/Standards/EQS-final.pdf.

Refsgaard, J.C. (Ed.) 2002. State-of-the-art report on Quality Assurance in modelling related to river basin management. GEUS, Copenhagen, HarmoniQuA-report D-WP1-1, 183 pp. http://harmoniqua.wau.nl/public/Reports/SOA%20chapters/SOA.pdf.

Other reports and publications

Bergfeld, T. (2005): Das EU-Projekt HarmoniQuA: Qualitätssicherung zur Erhöhung der Zuverlässigkeit bei der Modellierung von Flusseinzugsgebieten. In: Nacken, H., Bartusseck, S. & Sewilam H. (eds.) Entscheidungsunterstützung in der Wasserwirtschaft - von der Theorie zum Anwendungsfall. Forum für Hydrologie und Wasserbewirtschaftung 10.05, 223-227

Old, G.H. 2005. Quality Assurance in model-based catchment and river basin management: Report on meeting, British Hydrological Society (BHS), Circulation, No. 85, May 2005, p. 6-7.

Old, G.H. HarmoniQuA Demonstration, Meeting Report, British Hydrological Society, Circulation, No. 80, February 2004, p.9.

Old, G.H. HarmoniQuA Modelling Support Tool (MoST), Introductory text published by the UK Environment Agency via E-Update and Easinet site. E-Update is distributed to several hundred operational staff.

Perrin, C. 2004. HarmoniQuA: Développement d’un guide convivial de bonnes pratiques au service de la qualité des études de modélisation pour la gestion du bassin versant, La Houille Blanche, Professional Newsletter, France.

Spatka, J. 2004 HarmoniQuA, Vodní Hospodářství (Water management), Czech Republic, Newsletter.

Refsgaard JC (2005) Validation, uncertainty and quality assurance in groundwater modelling. Technical Academy of Sciences. Copenhagen. January 2005, 83-98. (In Danish).

Other dissemination

Small review of HarmoniQuA in Newsletter IWA, Specialist Group on SYSTEMS ANALYSIS AND INTEGRATED ASSESSMENT (SAIA), Volume 3, Number 2, January 2006, page 7/8. http://www.iwahq.org.uk/pdf/SAIA_News_Jan2006.pdf 

HarmoniQuA Workshops

18 November 2004. Copenhagen (Denmark), HarmoniCA workshop, ‘Harmonising Quality Assurance in model based catchment and river basin management’, Gareth Old, Ayalew Kassahun and Huub Scholten.

1 June 2005, Copenhagen (DK), hands-on and demonstration workshop, Anker Hojberg.

6 July 2005, Nyiregyhaza (H), Hands-on workshop, Gabor Balint.

6-8 September 2005, Bologna (I), HarmoniQuA project presentation and practical demonstration, Jan Spatka.

28 September 2005, Norrköping (S), HarmoniQuA workshop, Jonas Olsson.

26 October 2005, Prague (CZ), HarmoniQuA project presentation and practical demonstration, Jan Spatka.

27 October 2005, Delft (NL) Demonstration, discussion and hands-on experience with the Modelling Support Tool - MoST, Simon Groot, Ayalew Kassahun, Huub Scholten.

8 November  2005, Helsinki (FIN), Presentation of results BMW and hands-on experience and presentation MoST and KB, Jens Christian Refsgaard.

10 November 2005, Wallingford (UK), Software demonstration with hands-on experience workshop, Gareth Old.

29 November 2005, Prague (Czech Republic) National HarmoniQuA Workshop (1 day), Jan Krejcik.

2 December 2005, Paris (F), Project presentation; Software demonstration with hands-on experience; Discussion on standards in catchment modelling, Charles Perrin.

16 December 2005, Melbourne (AUS), hands-on and demonstration workshop at the International MODSIM2005 conference, Gareth Old.

16 December 2005, Athens (GR), Project presentation and software demonstration Greece, Maria Mimikou and Maria Kapetenaki.

25 January 2006, Lisbon, (P), Portuguese National workshop on MoST, João Rocha, Anabela Oliveira, Margarida Cardoso da Silva and Ana Estela.

6 April 2006, Osnabrück, (D), German National Workshop on HarmoniQuA's MoST, Ingo Heinz, Huub Scholten.