Journal Articles and Books

PUBLICATIONS
    • Shamir U., (1966) “Numerical and Analytic Solutions for Dispersion in Porous Media”, Ph.D. Thesis, Department of Civil Engineering, M.I.T.
REFEREED PAPERS IN JOURNALS AND BOOKS
    • Shamir U. and Harleman D.R.F. (1967) “Dispersion in Layered Porous Media”, Proc. ASCE, Vol. 93, No. HY5, pp. 237 260.
    • Shamir, U. (1971) “Optimization of Project Resource Allocation”, Israel Journal of Technology, Vol. 9, No. 6
    • Shamir, U. (1972) “Optimizing the Operation of Israel’s Water System”, Technology Review, pp. 41 48.
    • Shimron, Z. and Shamir, U. (1973) “Short Range Forecasting of Water Demands”, Israel Journal of Technology, Vol. 11, No. 6, pp. 423 430.
    • Barnea, M., Shamir, U. and Schechter, M. (1976) “Incorporating Outdoor Recreation in a Model of Streamflow Regulation and Water Quality Improvement”, in “Economic Modeling for Water Policy Evaluation”, Ed. by M. Thrall, North Holland, pp. 569 609.
    • Howard, C.D.D. and Shamir, U. (1976) “Hierarchial Multiple Objective Analysis of Land and Water Resources Utilization of a System of Lakes”, in “Large Engineering Systems”, Ed. by E. Wexler, University of Manitoba, pp. 569 609.
    • Shamir, U. (1979) “Optimization of Water Distribution Systems”, in “Mathematical Programming Study 11: Engineering Optimization”, Ed. by M. Avriel and R. Dembo, North Holland, pp. 65 84.
    • Shamir, U. and Howard, C.D.D. (1981) “Water Supply Reliability Theory“, Journal of the American Water Works Association, Vol. 73, No. 7, pp. 379 384.
    • Shamir, U. (1981) “Real time Control of Water Supply Systems”, Proceedings of International Symposium of Real Time Operation of Hydrosystems, Ed. by T.E. Unny and E.A. McBean, University of Waterloo, Canada, pp. 550 561.
    • Shamir, U. (1981) “Systems Analysis and Microelectronics in Water Resources”, Journal of the Institution of Water Engineers and Scientists, Special supplement on “Microelectronics in the Water Industry”, pp. 29 41.
    • Loucks, D.P., Stedinger, J.R. and Shamir, U. (1984) “Research in Water Resources and Environmental Systems Modeling: Some Historical Perspectives, Current Issues, and Future Directions”, Natural Resources Forum, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 219 240.
    • Shamir, U. (1985) “Modelling for Water Supply Planning”, H2O The Dutch Journal for Water Supply and Sewage Treatment, pp. 160 163.
    • Shamir, U. and Howard, C.D.D. (2000) “Management of Urban Water“, Editorial, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, Vol. 126, No. 3, pp. 114-117.
    • Morin, E., Georgakakos, K.P., Shamir, U., Garti, R. and Enzel, Y. (2003) “Investigating the effect of catchment characteristics on the response time scale using a distributed model and weather radar information”, IAHS Publication 282, pp. 177-185.
    • Cohen, D., Shamir, U. and Sinai, G. (2004) “Sensitivity Analysis of Optimal Operation of Irrigation Supply Systems with Water Quality Considerations”, Irrigation and Drainage Systems, 18(3), pp. 227-253, DOI 10.1007/s10795-004-9145-y.
    • Cohen, D., Shamir, U. and Sinai, G. (2003) “Comparison of Models for Optimal Operation of Multiquality Networks”, Engineering Optimization, Vol. 35, No. 6, pp 579-605.
    • Cohen, D., Shamir, U. and Sinai, G. (2004) “Water quality aspects of optimal operation of rural water distribution systems for supply of irrigation and drinking water”, Irrigation and Drainage, 53(4),pp 339-361.
    • Fisher, F. M., Huber-Lee, A., Amir, I., Arlosoroff, S., Eckstein, Z., Haddadin, M. J., Hamati, S. G., Jarrar, A. M., Jayyousi, A. F., Shamir, U. and Wesseling, H. (2005) “Liquid Assets: An Economic Approach for Water Management and Conflict Resolution in the Middle East and Beyond”, Resources for the Future, Washington DC, USA.
    • Kronaveter, L. and Shamir, U. (2007) “A Negotiation Support System for Resolution of Disputes Over International Water Resources”, in: “Topics on System Analysis and Integrated Water Resources Management”, Edited by Andrea Castelletti and Rodofo Soncini-Sessa, Elsevier, pp. 189-205.
    • Salomons, E., Goryashko, A., Shamir, U., Rao, Z. and Alvisi, S. (2007) “Optimizing the operation of the Haifa-A water-distribution network”, Journal of Hydroinformatics, Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 51-64.
    • Shamir, U. and Salomons, E. (2008) “Optimal Real-Time Operation of Urban Water Distribution Systems”, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, Vol. 134, No. 2, pp. 181-185.
    • Sinai G., Dalins B-Z., Cohen D. and Shamir U. (2009) “Design of Irrigation Water Supply Systems using the Q-C Feasibility Domain Concept: Introduction and Theory”, Irrigation and Drainage, Vol. 58, pp. 50-60.
    • Cohen, D., Shamir, U. and Sinai, G. (2009) “Optimisation of complex water supply systems with water quality, hydraulic and treatment plant aspects”, Civil Engineering and Environmental Systems Volume 26, Issue 4, Pages 295-321.
    • Avni N., Fishbain, B., and Shamir, U. (2015), Water consumption patterns as a basis for watedemand modeling, Water Resources Research, 51(10), 8165–8181, 10.1002/2014WR016662