CEE Faculty Profile

Philip J. Roberts

Professor

Articles

  1. Gandhi, V. N., Roberts, P. J. W., and Kim, J.-H. (2013). "Visualizing and Quantifying Dose Distribution in a UV Reactor Using Three-Dimensional Laser-Induced Fluorescence." ES&T, 46(24), 13220-13226.
  2. Nekouee, N., Roberts, P. J. W., Schwab, D. J., and McCormick, M. J. (2013). "Classification of Buoyant River Plumes from Large Aspect Ratio Channels." J. Hydraul. Eng., 139(3), 296-309.
  3. Tian, X., and Roberts, P. J. W. (2011). "Experiments on Marine Wastewater Diffusers with Multiport Rosettes." J. Hydraul. Eng., 137(10), 1148-1159.
  4. Roberts, P. J. W., Hunt, C. D., Mickelson, M. J., and Tian, X. (2011). "Field and Model Studies of the Boston Outfall." J. Hydraul. Eng., 137(11), 1415-1425.
  5. Tian, X., and Roberts, P. J. W. (2011). "Experiments on Marine Wastewater Diffusers with Multiport Rosettes." J. Hydraul. Eng., 137(10), 1148-1159.
  6. Roberts, P. J. W., Tian, X., and Jung, Y. (2011). "Physical Model Study of an Alternating Diffuser for Thermal Discharge." J. Hydraul. Eng., 137(9), 1027-1036.
  7. Kim, D., Nemlioglu, S., Roberts, P.J.W., and Kim, J.-H. (2010). "Ozone Contactor Flow Visualization and Quantification Using Three-Dimensional Laser-Induced Fluorescence (3DLIF)." Journal AWWA, 102(1), 90-99.
  8. Kim, D.-i., Elovitz, M., Roberts, P. J. W., and Kim, J.-H. (2010). "Using 3D LIF to investigate and improve performance of a multichamber ozone contactor " Journal of the American Water Works Association, 102(10), 61-70.
  9. Hunt, C.D., Mansfield, A.D., Mickelson, M.J., Albro, C.S., Geyer, W.R., and Roberts, P.J.W. (2010). "Plume tracking and dilution of effluent from the Boston sewage outfall” Marine Environmental Research, 70(2), 150-161.
  10. Gungor, E., and Roberts, P.J.W. (2009). "Experimental Studies on Vertical Dense Jets in a Flowing Current." J. Hydraul. Eng., 135(11), 935-948.
  11. Tian, X., and Roberts, P.J.W. (2008). "Mixing in Water Storage Tanks II: With Buoyancy Effects." J. Env. Eng., 134(12), 986-995.
  12. Tian, X., and Roberts, P.J.W. (2008). "Mixing in Water Storage Tanks I: No Buoyancy Effects." J. Env. Eng., 134(12), 974-985.
  13. Carvalho, J.L.B., Feitosa, R.C., Rosman , P.C.C., and Roberts, P.J.W. (2006). "A Bacterial Decay Model for Coastal Outfall Plumes." Journal of Coastal Research, Special Issue 39, 1524-1528.
  14. Tian, X., Roberts, P.J.W., and Daviero, G.J. (2006). "Marine Wastewater Discharges from Multiport Diffusers IV: Stratified Flowing Water." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 132(4), 411-419.
  15. Daviero, G.J., and Roberts, P.J.W. (2006). "Marine Wastewater Discharges from Multiport Diffusers III: Stratified Stationary Water." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 132(4), 404-410.
  16. Tian, X., Roberts, P.J.W., and Daviero, G.J. (2004b). "Marine Wastewater Discharges from Multiport Diffusers II: Unstratified Flowing Water." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 130(12), 1147-1155.
  17. Tian, X., Roberts, P.J.W., and Daviero, G.J. (2004a). "Marine Wastewater Discharges from Multiport Diffusers I: Unstratified Stationary Water." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 130(12), 1137-1146.
  18. Roberts, P.J.W., and Tian, X. (2004). "New Experimental Techniques for Validation of Marine Discharge Models." Environmental Modelling & Software, 19 (7-8), 691-699.
  19. Tian, X., and Roberts, P.J.W. (2003). "A 3D LIF System for Turbulent Buoyant Jet Flows." Experiments in Fluids, 35, 636-647.
  20. Webster, D. R., Roberts, P.J.W., and Ra'ad, L. (2001). "Simultaneous DPTV/PLIF Measurements of a Turbulent Jet.” Experiments in Fluids, 30, 65-72.
  21. Roberts, P.J.W., Maile, K., and Daviero, G.J. (2001). "Mixing in Stratified Jets." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 127 (3).
  22. Daviero, G.J., Roberts, P.J.W., and Maile, K. (2001). "Refractive Index Matching in Large-Scale Stratified Experiments.” Experiments in Fluids, 31, 119-126.
  23. Carvalho, J.L.B., Roberts, P.J.W., and Roldao, J. (2001). "Field observations of the Ipanema beach outfall." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 128 (2), 151-160.
  24. Roberts, P.J.W. (1999b). "Modeling the Mamala Bay Plumes. II: Far field." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 125 (6), 574-583.
  25. Roberts, P.J.W. (1999a). "Modeling the Mamala Bay Plumes. I: Near field." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 125 (6), 564-573.
  26. Roberts, P.J.W., and Sternau, R.F. (1997). “Mixing Zone Analysis for a Coastal Wastewater Discharge.” Journal of Environmental Engineering, ASCE, 123(12), 1244-1250.
  27. Roberts, P.J.W., Ferrier, A., and Daviero, G. (1997). “Mixing in Inclined Dense Jets.” Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 123(8), 693-699.
  28. Ferrier, A., Funk, D., and Roberts, P.J.W. (1993). "Application of Optical Techniques to the Study of Plumes in Stratified Fluids.” Dynamics of Atmospheres and Oceans, 20, 155-183.
  29. Roberts, P.J.W., and Snyder, W.H. (1993b). "Hydraulic Model Study for the Boston Outfall. II: Environmental Performance." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 119 (9), 988-1002.
  30. Roberts, P.J.W., and Snyder, W.H. (1993a). "Hydraulic Model Study for the Boston Outfall. I: Riser Configuration." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 119 (9), 970-987.
  31. Roberts, P.J.W., Snyder, W.H., and Baumgartner, D.J. (1989c). "Ocean Outfalls. III: Effect of Diffuser Design On Submerged Wastefield.” Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 115 (1), 49-70.
  32. Roberts, P.J.W., Snyder, W.H., and Baumgartner, D.J. (1989b). "Ocean Outfalls. II: Spatial Evolution of Submerged Wastefield." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 115 (1), 26-48.
  33. Roberts, P.J.W., Snyder, W.H., and Baumgartner, D.J. (1989a). "Ocean Outfalls. I: Submerged Wastefield Formation." Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, ASCE, 115(1), 1 25.

Books

  1. Roberts, P.J.W., Salas, H.J., Reiff, F.M., Libhaber, M., Labbe, A., and Thomson, J.C. (2010). “Marine Wastewater Outfalls and Treatment Systems,” International Water Association, London, ISBN 9781843391890, 528pp, September 2010
  2. Roberts, P.J.W., and Webster, D.R. (2002). "Turbulent Diffusion," in Environmental Fluid Mechanics - Theories and Applications, H. Shen, Ed., ASCE, Reston, Va.
  3. Ettema, R., Arndt, R., Roberts, P.J.W., and Wahl, T. (2000). Hydraulic Modeling: Concepts and Practice, ASCE, Reston, Virginia.
  4. Roberts, P.J.W. (1996). “Sea Outfalls,” in “Environmental Hydraulics,” V. P. Singh and W. Hager, eds., Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht.
  5. Roberts, P.J.W. "Ocean Outfalls," in Critical Reviews in Environmental Control, Conrad P. Straub, Ed., Volume 20, Issues 5,6, CRC Press, Inc., 1991.
  6. Roberts, P.J.W. "Ocean Outfall Design Considerations," in Ocean Engineering Science: The Sea, Volume 9, B. Le Mehaute and D. M. Haines, Eds., John Wiley and Sons, 1990.
  7. Roberts, P.J.W. "Mixing and Transport in Natural Streams," in Encyclopedia of Fluid Mechanics, Volume 10, N. P. Cheremisinoff, Ed., Gulf Publishing, 1990.