Recent Mekong-related articles from WDRG and colleagues

Are you interested in the Mekong and its waters? If so, please have a look at these recent publications including authors from Aalto University’s Water & Development Research Group:

* Lauri, H., Kummu, M., Räsänen, T.A., 2014. Using reanalysis and remotely sensed temperature and precipitation data for hydrological modelling in monsoon climate: case Mekong Rivers. Journal of Hydrometeorology, 15, 1532–1545. doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-13-084.1

* Räsänen, T.A., Joffre O., Someth, P., Tran Thanh, C., Keskinen, M., and Kummu, M., 2014. Model-based assessment of water, food and energy trade-offs in a cascade of multi-purpose reservoirs – A case study from the Sesan tributary of the Mekong River. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0000459

* Räsänen T.A., 2014 Hydrological changes in the Mekong River Basin – The effects of climate variability and hydropower development. Doctoral dissertation.  Aalto University. Available at:

These and several other Mekong-related publications can be downloaded for your personal use from

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