RORB References

Boyd, M. J. (1985) Effect of catchment sub-division on runoff routing models. Civil Engineering Transactions CE27: 403-410.

Cunningham, L. J. and Muncaster, S. H. (2011) RORB – Monte Carlo applications in metropolitan Melbourne Catchments.  Proceedings of the 34th World Congress of the International Association for Hydro- Environment Research and Engineering: 33rd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium and 10th Conference on Hydraulics in Water Engineering, pp. 90-97. (link to abstract).

Dyer, B.G. (1994) Regionalisation of parameters for the RORB runoff routing model.  Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Melbourne. (link to catalog record).

Dyer, B. G., Nathan, R. J., McMahon, T. A. and O’Neill, I. C. (1992) Regional relationships for the RORB model: a need for understanding. Conference on Engineering in Agriculture, Albury NSW. Institution of Engineers, Australia. (link to abstract at Informit).

Dyer, B. G., R. J. Nathan, T. A. McMahon and I. C. O’Neill (1994). Development of Regional Prediction Equations for the RORB Runoff Routing Model. Cooperative Research Centre for Catchment Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, Cooperative Research Centre for Catchment Hydrology (link).

Dyer, B. G., Nathan, R. J., McMahon, T. A. and O’Neill, I. C. (1993) Towards regionalisation of the RORB parameters.  Towards the 21st Century.  Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, 30 June – 2 July 1993. Newcastle NSW.

Dyer, B. G., Nathan, R. J., McMahon, T. A. and O’Neill, I. C. (1994) An overview of some research into the RORB model.  Water Down Under 94: Surface Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium.  Institution of Engineers, Australia. pp457-460. (link to abstract at informit)

Dyer, B. G., Nathan, R. J., McMahon, T. A. and O’Neill, I. C. (1995) Prediction equations for the RORB parameter kc based on catchment characteristics.  Australian Journal of Water Resources 1(1):29-38.

Dyer, B. G., R. J. Nathan, T. A. McMahon and I. C. O’Neil (1993). A cautionary note on the modelling of baseflow in RORB. Civil Engineering Transactions CE35(4): 337-340. (link to abstract).

Green, J. H., Nathan, R. J. and Nandakumar, N. (2006) Characterising Non-linearity for the Estimation of Large to Extreme Floods. 30th Hydrology & Water Resources Symposium: Past, Present & Future. Sandy Bay, Tas. (link).

Hansen, W. R., Reed, G. A. and Weinmann, P. E. (1986) Runoff routing parameters for Victorian catchments.  Rural Water Commission of Victoria,  July 1986, 27 pages.

Hansen, W. R., Reed, G. A. and Weinmann, P. E. (1986) Runoff routing parameters for Victorian catchments.  Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium 1986.  Institution of Engineers, Australia.  National Conference Publication No. 86/13, pp 192-197.

Kemp, D. and Daniell, T. (2016) Stuck in the 1960s – the need for fundamental change in flood hydrology in Australia.  37th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium 2016: Water, Infrastructure and the Environment.  Engineers Australia.  (link to abstract)

Kleemola, S. (1987) Estimation of a runoff routing parameter catchment characteristics for eastern New South Wales.  Master of Engineering Science Thesis.  University of New South Wales.

Ladson, A. R. (2016) The state of hydrologic practice in Victoria, Australia.  37th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium 2016: Water, Infrastructure and the Environment.  Engineers Australia. (link to abstract) (link to slides, paper and highlights).

McGrath, T., Weeks, W., Jared, S. and Miles, K. (2009) David and Goliath – local and regional flood modelling in the Yellow Gin Creek flood study.  32nd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium. H2009, Adapting to Change. Engineers Australia, pp1444-1451. (link).

McMahon, G. M. and Muller, D. K. (1986) The application of the peak flow parameter indifference curve technique with ungauged catchments.  Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium 1986 pp 186-191. (link)

Maguire, J. C., Kotwicki, V., Purton, C. M and Schalk, K. W. (1986) Estimation of the RORB parameter kc for small South Australian catchments.  Engineering and Water Supply Department, Adelaide Jan. 1986.  17p.

Morden, R., Stephens, D. and Sheedy, T. (2009) Development of a Graphical User Interface for RORB.  32nd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium. H2009, Adapting to Change. Engineers Australia, pp 1444-1451. (link).

Morden, R. (2009) Development of a spatial tool for the management of spatial data for use with RORB. 32nd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium. H2009, Adapting to Change. Engineers Australia, pp 1407-1414. (link).

Morris, W. A. (1982) Runoff routing model parameter evaluation for ungauged catchments.  14th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium. Melbourne 11-13 May.  National Committee of Hydrology and Water Resources of the Institution of Engineers, Australia. pp. 110-114.

Muncaster, S. H. and Bishop, W. A. (2009) Flood estimation in urban catchments with RORB – Monte Carlo Simulation – sse of local historical pluviograph data. 32nd Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, Newcastle: H2009 adapting to change.  Engineers Australia, 1434-1443. (link)

Nathan, R. J., Mein, R. G. and Weinmann, E. (2006) RORB Version 5: A tool to move beyond ARR87.  30th Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium. 4-7 December 2006. Launceston TAS.  Engineers Australia (link to paper).

Pearcey, M., Pettett,S., Cheng, S. and Knoesen, D. (2014) Estimation of RORB kc parameter for ungauged catchments in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.  Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium, pp. 206-214. (link to abstract).

Pearse, M., P. Jordan and Y. Collins (2002). A simple method for estimating RORB model parameters for ungauged rural catchments. Water Challenge: Balancing the Risks: Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium 2002., Institution of Engineers, Australia: Barton, A.C.T.: : 128-134. (link to abstract at Informit).

Smythe, T. and Rodgers, S. (2014) A regional method for estimating peak flows and RORB ‘kc’ for small to medium sized catchments in south-west Western Australia.  Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium.  Engineers Australia, pp.231-238. (link).

Sobinoff, P., J. P. Pola and G. G. O’Loughlin (1983). Runoff routing parameters for the Newcastle-Sydney-Wollongong region. Hydrology and Water Resources Symposium. Hobart. pp. 28-32. (link to abstract).

Weeks, W. D. (1986) Flood estimation by runoff-routing: model applications in Queensland. Civil Engineering Transactions CE28:159-166.

Yu, B. (1989) Regional relationships for the runoff routing model (RORB),  Revisited. I.E.Aust. Civil Engineering Transactions , 31 , 4, 186-191. (link to abstract).

Yu, B. (1994) Effects of catchment subdivision on rainfall-runoff routing results.  8th Queensland Hydrology Symposium. Griffith University, 29-30 June 1994.