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Background and activities

2017-present:

Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, NTNU (20%)

2012-2017:

Professor, Department of Hydraulic and Environmental Engineering, NTNU
2008-2012: Head of Laboratory, Leichtweiß-Institut für Wasserbau, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
2003-2008: Research Associate, Leichtweiß-Institut für Wasserbau, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
2000-2002: Post-Doc; National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) , New Zealand
2000: Research Associate, Institut für Wasserwirtschaft und Kulturtechnik, University of Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
13.07.2000: Doctoral degree; University of Karlsruhe (TH)
1997-2000: PhD-student (DFG-Graduate School Ökologische Wasserwirtschaft; University of Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
1990-1996: Dipl.-Ing. Civil Engineering; University of Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
 
Distinctions and Honours
2012: ASCE Outstanding Reviewer Award 2012, J. Hydraul. Eng.
Keynote Lecture, International Symposium on Aquatic Plants, 27-31 August 2012, Poznan, Poland  
2008: Invited Speaker, XXVIII International School of Hydraulics, 23-26 September 2008, Krag, Poland
2001: Ehrensenator Huber-Preis, Faculty for Civil Engineering, University of Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
2001: Honourable mention of discussion "Estimation of gravel bed river flow resistance" by J. Aberle, A. Dittrich, and F. Nestmann in J. Hydraul. Eng.
 
Current Involvement in Research Projects

EEA-project Fundu Mare Island, Fithydro, Hydralab+, Safepass, Sedipass, Tunnelroughness

External Responsibilities
  • Associate Editor J. Hydraul. Res.
  • Member of Scientific Committee for various conferences
  • Reviewer for more than 25 journals
Research Interests
  • Scale Model Studies
  • Experimental Methods and Instrumentation
  • Turbulent Flow Field over Rough Surfaces
  • Interaction Flow-Sediment-Vegetation
  • Flow Resistance
  • Bed Stability and Sediment Transport
  • Statistical Description of Bed Roughness
Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal Publications

  • Hiller, P.H., Aberle, J. & Lia, L. (2017). "Displacements as failure origin of placed riprap on steep slopes." J. Hydraul. Res., DOI:10.1080/00221686.2017.1323806.
  • Navaratnam, C.U. & Aberle, J. (2017). "The effect of bed porosity on near-bed turbulent flow characteristics in gravel-bed rivers." Vann, 52 (2), 181-190.
  • Onea, N., Zinke, P., Ionescu, T., Gheorghe, D., Foldvik, A., Gjershaug, J.O., Brückner, M., Aberle, J. & Nedelcut, F. (2017). "Hydrological and ecological investigations for the restoration of the ecosystem complex of Fundu Mare Island." J. Wetlands Biodiversity, 7, 131-161.
  • Gronz, O., Hiller, P.H., Wirtz, S., Becker, K., Iserloh, T., Seeger, M., Brings, C., Aberle, J., Casper, M.C., Ries, J.B. (2016). "Smartstones: A small 9-axis sensor implanted in stones to track their movements." Catena, 142, 245-251.
  • Henry, P.-Y., Myrhaug, D., Aberle, J. (2015). "Drag forces on aquatic plants in nonlinear random waves plus current." Est. Coast. Shelf Sci., 165(2015) 10-24.
  • Whittaker, P, Wilson, C.A.M.E., Aberle, J. (2015). "An improved Cauchy number approach for predicting the drag and reconfiguration of flexible vegetation." Adv. Water Res., 83(9), 28-35.
  • Marion, A., Nikora, V., Puijalon, S., Bouma, T., Koll, Ka., Ballio, F., Tait, S., Zaramella, M., Sukhodolov, A.N., O'Hare, M., Wharton, G., Aberle, J., Tregnaghi, M., Davies, P., Nepf, H., Parker, G., Statzner, B. (2014). “Hydrodynamics and Ecology: The critical role of interfaces in biophysical interactions.” J. Hydraul. Res., 52(6), 744-758.
  • Aberle, J. & Järvelä, J. (2013). "Flow resistance of emergent rigid and flexible floodplain vegetation." J. Hydraul. Res., 51(1), 33-45.
  • Cooper, J., Aberle, J., Koll, Ka. & Tait, S. (2013). "Influence of relative submergence on spatial variance and form-induced stress of gravel-bed flows." Water Resour. Res., 49, 5765–5777, doi:10.1002/wrcr.20464.
  • Geisenhainer, P., Aberle, J., Spitzer, D. & Söhngen, B. (2013). "Experimentelle Untersuchungen zur Kolkbildung durch Propellerstrahlen." Korrespondenz Wasserwirtschaft, 6(5), 262-269 (in German).
  • Jalonen, J., Järvelä, J. & Aberle, J. (2013). "Leaf area index as a vegetation density measure for hydraulic analyses." J. Hydraul. Eng., 139(5), 461-469.
  • Västilä, K., Järvelä, J. & Aberle, J. (2013). "Characteristic reference areas for estimating flow resistance of natural foliated vegetation."J. Hydrol., 492, 49-60.
  • Whittaker, P., Wilson, C., Aberle, J., Rauch, H.-P. & Xavier, P. (2013). "A drag force model to incorporate the reconfiguration of full-scale riparian trees under hydrodynamic loading." J. Hydraul. Res., 51(5), 569-580.
  • Aberle, J., Coleman, S.E., & Nikora, V.I. (2012). "Bed load transport by bed form migration."Acta Geophysica, 60(6), 1720-1743, DOI: 10.2478/s11600-012-0076-y.
  • Aberle, J., Dittrich, A. & Schoneboom, T. (2012). "Formwiderstand flexibler Pflanzenelemente in durchströmten Bewuchsfeldern." Korrespondenz Wasserwirtschaft, 5(5), 266-273, in German.
  • Siniscalchi, F., Nikora, V.I. & Aberle, J. (2012). "Plant patch hydrodynamics in streams: mean flow, turbulence and drag forces." Water Resour. Res., 48, W01513, doi:10.1029/2011WR011050.
  • Spitzer, D., Söhngen, B., Aberle, J. & Geisenhainer, P. (2012). "Belastung der Gewässersohle durch Propellerstrahlen - Teil 1: Untersuchungen bis zum Zweiten Weltkrieg." Korrespondenz Wasserwirtschaft, 5(4), 202-209, in German.
  • Spitzer, D., Söhngen, B., Aberle, J. & Geisenhainer, P. (2012). "Belastung der Gewässersohle durch Propellerstrahlen - Teil 2: Untersuchungen nach dem Zweiten Weltkrieg." Korrespondenz Wasserwirtschaft, 5(6), 321-330, in German.
  • Coleman, S.E, Nikora, V.I. & Aberle, J. (2011). "Interpretation of alluvial beds through bed-elevation distribution moments." Water Resour. Res., 47, W11505, doi:10.1029/2011WR010672.
  • Dittrich, A., Koll, Ka. & Aberle, J. (2011). "Wasserwirtschaftliche Forschungseinrichtungen - Abteilung Wasserbau am Leichtweiß-Institut für Wasserbau der Technischen Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina zu Braunschweig." Korrespondenz Wasserwirtschaft, 4(10), 574-575 (in German).
  • Aberle, J. (2010). "Book review: River training and sediment management with submerged vanes." J. Hydraul. Res., 48(4), 553-554.
  • Aberle, J., Nikora, V., Henning, M., Ettmer, B. & Hentschel, B. (2010). "Statistical characterization of bed roughness due to bed forms: A field study in the Elbe River at Aken, Germany." Water Resour. Res., W03521, doi:10.1029/2008WR007406.
  • Dittrich, A. & Aberle, J. (2010). "Die Vegetation an Fliessgewässern aus dem Blickwinkel eines Hydraulikers." Ingenieurbiologie/Genie Biologique, 3(2010), 37-42 (in German).
  • Aberle, J., Koll, Ka. & Dittrich, A. (2008). "Form induced stresses over rough gravel-beds." Acta Geophysica, 56(3), 584-600.
  • Aberle, J. (2007). "Measurements of armour layer roughness geometry function and porosity." Acta Geophysica, 55(1), 23-32.
  • Debnath, K., Nikora, V., Aberle, J., Westrich, B. & Muste, M. (2007). "Erosion of cohesive sediments: re-suspension, bed load, and erosion patterns from field experiments." J. Hydraul. Eng., 133(5), 508-520.
  • Järvelä, J. & Aberle, J. (2007). "Analysis of Manning coefficient for small-depth flows on vegetated beds". Discussion, Hydrol. Process., 21, 2206-2208.
  • Nikora, V., McLean, S., Coleman, S., Pokrajac, D., McEwan, I., Campbell, L., Aberle, J., Clunie, D. & Koll, Ka. (2007). "Double averaging concept for rough-bed open-channel and overland flows: Applications." J. Hydraul. Eng., 133(8), 884-895.
  • Aberle, J. & Nikora, V. (2006). "Statistical properties of armored gravel-bed surfaces." Water Resour. Res., 42, W11414, doi:10.1029/2005WR004674.
  • Aberle, J., Nikora, V. & Walters, R. (2006). "Data interpretation for in situ measurements of cohesive sediment erosion." J. Hydraul. Eng., 132(6), 581-588.
  • Rowinski, P.M., Aberle, J. & Mazurczyk, A. (2005). "Shear velocity estimation in hydraulic research." Acta Geophysica Polonica, 53(4), 567-583.
  • Schulte-Rentrop, A., Koll, K., Aberle, J. & Dittrich, A (2005). "Sediment budget of a Heathland Sand-bed river." Acta Geophysica Polonica, 53(4), 553-565.
  • Aberle J. & Smart G.M. (2004). "The influence of roughness structure on flow resistance in mountain streams." Closure. J. Hydraul. Res., 42(2), 223.
  • Aberle J., Nikora V. & Walters, R. (2004). "Effects of physical factors on cohesive sediment erosion." Mar. Geol. 207, 83-93.
  • Nikora, V., Aberle, J. & Green, M. (2004). "Sediment flocs: Settling velocity, flocculation factor and optical backscatter." J. Hydraul. Eng., 130(10), 1043-1047.
  • Smart, G., Aberle, J., Duncan, M. & Walsh, J. (2004). "Measurement and analysis of alluvial bed roughness." J. Hydraul. Res., 42(3), 227-237.
  • Aberle J. & Smart G.M. (2003). "The influence of roughness structure on flow resistance in mountain streams." J. Hydraul. Res., 41(3), 259-269.
  • Aberle, J., Nikora, V., McLean, S., Doscher, C., McEwan, I., Green, M., Goring, D. & Walsh, J. (2003). "A straight benthic flow-through flume for in situ measurement of cohesive sediment dynamics." J. Hydraul. Eng., 129(1), 63-67.
  • Nikora, V.I, Aberle, J., Biggs, B.J.F., Jowett, I.G. & Sykes, J.R.E. (2003). "Effects of fish size, time-to-fatigue and turbulence on swimming performance: a case study of Galaxias maculatus." J. Fish Biol., 63, 1365–1382.
  • Aberle, J., Dittrich, A. & Nestmann, F. (1999). "Estimation of gravel bed river flow resistance." J. Hydraul. Eng., 125(12), 1315-1317.

Edited books

Publications in Monographs and Books

  • Aberle, J, Dittrich, A., Fischer-Antze, T., Gölz, E., Koll, Ka.; Schindler, M., Stephan, U., Wirtz, C., Zanke, U., Zarn, B. (2015, alphabetical author list), Merkblatt DWA-M 526 Grundlagen morphodynamischer Phänomene in Fließgewässern. Hennef: Deutsche Vereinigung für Wasserwirtschaft, Abwasser und Abfall e.V. (ISBN 978-3-88721-244-5) 70 s.
  • Aberle, J., Järvelä, J. (2015). "Hydrodynamics of vegetated channels." In: Rowinski, P. and Radeck-Pawlik, A. (eds) "Rivers – physical, fluvial and environmental processes.", GeoPlanet: Earth and Planetary Sciences, Springer, Berlin, pp. 519-542.
  • Hiller, P., Lia, L., Aberle, J., Wirtz, S., Casper, M. (2014). "Riprap design on the downstream slope of rockfill dams." LWI Mitteilungen 161, 39-44.
  • Geisenhainer, P. & Aberle, J. (2013). "Scale model study of propeller induced scour development." In Springer Series: GeoPlanet: Earth and Planetary Sciences Series, Experimental and Computational Solutions of Hydraulic Problems, 119-131, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-30209-1_7.
  • Aberle, J., Nikora, V., Rennie, C.D. (2012). "Evolution of environmental hydraulic instrumentation and experimental methods." in Hydraulic Structures Equipment and Water Data Acquisition System, [Eds.Jan Malan Jordaan, Alexander Bell], in Ency-clopedia of Life Support Systems(EOLSS), Developed under the Auspices of the UNESCO, Eolss Publishers, Oxford ,UK, [http://www.eolss.net].
  • Dittrich, A., Aberle, J. & Schoneboom, T. (2012). "Drag forces and flow resistance of flexible riparian vegetation." In: Environmental Fluid Mechanics: Memorial Colloquium on Environmental Fluid Mechanics in honour of Professor Gerhard H. Jirka, June 3 and 4, 2011, Karlsruhe, Germany, CRC Press, pp. 195-215.
  • Schoneboom, T., Aberle, J. & Dittrich, A. (2011). "Spatial variability, mean drag forces, and drag coefficients in an array of rigid cylinders." Experimental Methods in Hydraulic Research, Geoplanet: Earth and Planetary Sciences, Volume 1, 255-265, doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-17475-9_18.
  • Aberle, J. & Mertens, W. (2010). "Anwendung und Bedeutung der Dimensionsanalyse im experimentellen Wasserbau." Mitteilungen Leichtweiß-Institut für Wasserbau, Heft 155, 157 - 220, in German.
  • Aberle, J., Järvelä, J., Schoneboom, T. & Dittrich, A. (2010). "Widerstandsverhalten von Vegetation in Fließgewässern." In Lüderitz, V., Jüpner, R. Dittrich, A. (Hrsg.), Beiträge zum Institutskolloquium "Auswirkungen von Eingriffen in Fließgewässern.", Magdeburg, 18. November 2010, Magdeburger Wasserwirtschaftliche Hefte, Band 10, pp. 87-102, Shaker Verlag, in German.
  • Aberle, J. & Kulisch, H. (2009). "Hydraulik und numerische Simulation." In: Naturnahe Sohlengleiten, DWA-Themen, DWA, Hennef, Januar 2009, 50-67, in German.
  • Aberle, J. & Kulisch, H. (2009). "Bemessung der Steinstabilität." In: Naturnahe Sohlengleiten, DWA-Themen, DWA, Hennef, Januar 2009, 68-76, in German.
  • Aberle, J. (2008). "Measurement techniques for the estimation of cohesive sediment erosion." In: "Hydraulic Methods for Catastrophes: Floods, Droughts, Environmental Disasters", P. Rowinski (ed.), Publs. Inst. Geophys. Pol. Acad. Sc., E-10 (406), pp. 5 -20.
  • Aberle J. (2007). "Hydraulik von Blockrampen." Mitteilungen der VAW, ETH Zürich, Heft 201, pp. 137-150, in German.
  • Koll, Kl., Aberle, J., Ettmer, B. & Hentschel, B. (2007). "Statistical analysis of sand bed rivers surfaces." Publs. Inst. Geophys. Pol. Acad. Sc., E-7 (401), 111-118.
  • Hicks, D.M., Shankar, U., Duncan, M.J., Rebuffe, M. & Aberle, J. (2006). "Use of remote-sensing technology to assess impacts of hydro-operations on a large, braided, gravel-bed river: Waitaki River, New Zealand." In: Braided rivers - process, deposits, ecology and management, eds G.H. Sambrook- Smith, J.L. Best, C.S. Bristow, G.E. Petts. Special Publication 36 of the IAS, Blackwell, 311-326.
  • Aberle J. (2000): "Untersuchung der Rauheitsstruktur zur Bestimmung des Fließwiderstandes in Gebirgsbächen unter Klarwasserabfluss." [online], Karlsruhe, Univ., Fak. f. Bauingenieur- und Vermessungswesen, Diss. v. 13.7.2000, in German.

 

Publications in Conference-Proceedings 

  • Aberle, J., Henry, P.Y. & Bråtveit, K. (2017). "Linking physical wall roughness of unlined tunnels to hydraulic resistance." WTC2017, 9.-15.06.2017, Bergen, Norway
  • Aberle, J., Henning, M. & Ettmer, B. (2016). "Bed form dynamics in distorted lightweight models." Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-10884, 2016, EGU General Assembly 2016.
  • Henry, P.Y., Aberle, J., Dijkstra, J. & Myrhaug, D. (2016). "An integrated, multi-sensing approach to describe the dynamic relations between turbulence, fluid-forces, and reconfiguration of a submerged plant model in steady flows." Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 18, EGU2016-7544, 2016, EGU General Assembly 2016.
  • Hiller, P.H., Kjosavik, F., Lia, L. & Aberle, J. (2016). "Field tests of placed riprap as erosion protection against overtopping and leakage." Proc. United States Society on Dams 2016 Annual Meeting and Conference, 11.04. – 15.04.2016, Denver, USA.
  • Järvelä, J., Aberle, J. & Jalonen, J. (2016). "Dynamic reconfiguration of riparian trees in towing tank experiments." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2016, 12.07. – 15.07.2016, St. Louis, USA. Ed. by G. Constantinescu, M. Garcia, D. Hanes, CRC Press, pp. 2182-2187.
  • Navaratnam, C.U., Aberle, J. & Spiller, S.M. (2016). "Evaluation of the accuracy of a bed casting technique." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2016, 12.07. – 15.07.2016, St. Louis, USA. Ed. by G. Constantinescu, M. Garcia, D. Hanes, CRC Press, pp. 398-403.
  • Szabo-Meszaros, M., Navaratnam, C.U., Aberle, J. & Alfredsen, K. (2016). " Hydraulic experiments with fish-friendly trash-racks." In: Proc. NoWPaS 2016, 12.06.-17.06.2016, Québec, Canada.
  • Zinke, P., Aberle, J., Nedelcut, F. (2016). "Vegetation changes at “Fundu Mare Island” in the Inner Danube Delta near Brăila (Romania)." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2016, 12.07. – 15.07.2016, St. Louis, USA. Ed. by G. Constantinescu, M. Garcia, D. Hanes, CRC Press, pp. 2174-2181.
  • Aberle, J., Norem, H., Sellevold, J. & Terlaky, F. (2015). "Culvert performance in steep streams under sediment transport conditions." E-proceedings of the 36th IAHR World Congress, 28. Juni – 3 Juli, The Hague, The Netherlands.
  • Gronz, O., Hiller, P.H., Wirtz, S., Becker, K., Iserloh, T., Aberle, J., Casper, M.C. (2015). "Smartstones: a small e-compass, accelerometer and gyroscope embedded in stones." Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 17, EGU General Assembly 2015.
  • Navaratnam, C.U., Aberle, J. & Spiller, S.M. (2015) "Geometric and hydraulic assessment of the accuracy of a bed moulding technique." E-proceedings of the 36th IAHR World Congress, 28. Juni – 3 Juli, Den Haag, The Netherlands.
  • Thomas, R.E., McLelland, S.J., Henry,P.-Y. T., Paul, M., Eiff, O., Evertsen, A.-J. O., Aberle, J., Teacă, A. (2015). "Not all Laminaria digitata are the same! Phenotypic plasticity and the selection of appropriate surrogate macroalgae for ecohydraulic experimentation." Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 17, EGU2015-13349-1, EGU General Assembly 2015.
  • Aberle, J., Järvelä, J. (2014). "Drag force estimation for natural riparian vegetation” 10th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, June 2014, Trondheim.
  • Gotvassli, I., Aberle, J., Norem, H. (2014). "Hydraulic performance of inlet controlled culverts in steep streams." In: Proc. 3rd IAHR-Europe Congress, April 14–16, Porto, Portugal, ISBN 978-989-96479-2-3.
  • Henry, P., Aberle, J., Myrhaug, D., Pettersen, B. (2014). "Force measurement techniques in the benthic boundary layer: Application to plant-flow interactions." 10th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics, June 2014, Trondheim.
  • Järvelä, J., Aberle, J. (2014). "Physically-based modeling of drag force caused by natural woody vegetation." EP53D-3687, AGU Fall meeting, 15-19 December, San Francisco, USA.
  • Aberle, J., Niewerth, S. & Faulhaber, P. (2013). "Random field based analysis of bed form heights in curved river sections." Proc. 35th IAHR Congress, 08.09.-13.09.2013, Chengdu, China.
  • Rüther, N., Huber, S., Spiller, S. & Aberle, J. (2013). "Verifying a photogrammetric method to quantify grain size distribution of developed armor layers." Proc. 35th IAHR Congress, 08.09.-13.09.2013, Chengdu, China.
  • Aberle, J. & Dittrich, A. (2012). "An experimental study of drag forces acting on flexible plants." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2012, 05.09.-07.09.2012, San José, Costa Rica. Ed. By R. Murillo, CRC Press, pp. 193-200.
  • Geisenhainer, P. & Aberle, J. (2012). "Experimental investigation of propeller jet induced scours." 2nd IAHR-Congress of the IAHR European Division, papers on memory-stick.
  • Jalonen, J., Järvelä, J. & Aberle, J. (2012). "Vegetated flows: drag force and velocity profiles for foliated plant stands." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2012, 05.09.-07.09.2012, San José, Costa Rica. Ed. By R. Murillo, CRC Press, pp. 233-239.
  • Aberle. J., Schoneboom, T. & Rhiner, B. (2011). "Influence of leaf mass on drag forces in vegetated flows" Proc. 34rd IAHR Congress, 26 June - 1 July 2011, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 2744 - 2751, ISBN 978-0-85825-868-6.
  • Västilä, K., Järvelä, J., Aberle, J. & Schoneboom, T. (2011). "Vegetative drag in natural, foliated plant stands." Proc. 34rd IAHR Congress, 26 June - 1 July 2011, Brisbane, Australia, pp. 2978 - 2985, ISBN 978-0-85825-868-6.
  • Aberle, J., Henning, M. & Hentschel, B. (2010). "Dune dynamics in curved river sections." IAHR-APD 2010 Congress, 21-24 February 2010, Auckland, New Zealand.
  • Aberle, J., Järvelä, J., Schoneboom, T. & Dittrich, A. (2010). "Flow resistance of rigid and flexible emergent vegetation revisited." 1st European IAHR Congress, 4-6 May 2010, Edinburgh, UK.
  • Henning, M., Aberle, J. & Coleman, S. (2010). "Analysis of 3D-bed form migration rates." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2010, Braunschweig, Germany. Edited by A. Dittrich, Ka. Koll, J. Aberle & P. Geisenhainer, BAW, pp. 879-885.
  • Koll, Ka., Cooper, J., Tait, S.J., Aberle, J. & Marion, A. (2010)."Investigation into the physical relationship between water-worked gravel bed armours and turbulent in-channel flow patterns." Proc. Hydralab Closing Event, 2-4 February 2010, Hannover, Deutschland.
  • Olsen, N.R.B., Aberle, J. & Koll, Ka. (2010). "Resolving large bed roughness elements with an unstructured hexahedral grid." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2010, Braunschweig, Germany. Edited by A. Dittrich, Ka. Koll, J. Aberle & P. Geisenhainer, BAW, pp. 377-383.
  • Schoneboom, T,. Aberle, J. & Dittrich, A. (2010). "Direkte Kraftmessung von flexiblen Pflanzenelementen." Dresdner Wasserbaukolloquium, 55-64, Dresden, Germany, in German.
  • Schoneboom, T., Aberle, J. & Dittrich, A. (2010). "Hydraulic resistance of vegetated flows: Contribution of bed shear stress and vegetative drag to total hydraulic resistance." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2010, Braunschweig, Germany. Edited by A. Dittrich, Ka. Koll, J. Aberle & P. Geisenhainer, BAW, pp. 269-276.
  • Schnauder, I., Rudnick, S., Garcia, X.-F. & Aberle, J. (2010). "Incipient motion and drift of benthic invertebrates in boundary shear layers." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2010, Braunschweig, Germany. Edited by A. Dittrich, Ka. Koll, J. Aberle & P. Geisenhainer, BAW, pp. 1453-1461.
  • Wilson, C.A.M.E., Xavier, P., Schoneboom, T., Aberle, J., Rauch, H.-P., Lammeranner, W., Weissteiner, C. & Thomas, H. (2010). "The Hydrodynamic Drag of Full Scale Trees." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2010, Braunschweig, Germany. Edited by A. Dittrich, Ka. Koll, J. Aberle & P. Geisenhainer, BAW, pp. 453-459.
  • Xavier, P., Wilson, C.A.M.E., Aberle, J., Rauch, H.P., Schoneboom, T., Lammeranner, W. & Thomas, H. (2010). "Drag force of flexible submerged trees." Proc. Hydralab Closing Event, 2-4 February 2010, Hannover, Deutschland.
  • Aberle, J., Henning, M. & Hentschel, B. (2009). "Statistical analysis of bed form dynamics." Proc. 33rd IAHR Congress, 9-14 August 2009, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Ettmer, B., Aberle, J., Henning, M. & Hentschel, B. (2009). "Bed-load transport equation for sand bed rivers based on statistical parameters." RCEM 2009, Santa Fe, Argentina.
  • Schoneboom, T. & Aberle, J. (2009). "Influence of foliage on drag force of flexible vegetation." Proc. 33rd IAHR Congress, 9-14 August 2009, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Stoesser, T. & Aberle, J. (2009). "Turbulent open-channel flow over a gravel bed." Proc. 33rd IAHR Congress, 9-14 August 2009, Vancouver, Canada.
  • Aberle, J. & Söhngen, B. (2008). "Analysis of propeller jet induced scours." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2008, 3-5 September 2008, Cesme, Turkey. Edited by M. Altinakar, M.A. Kokpinar, Aydin, I., Cokgor, S., and S. Kirkgoz, Kubaba, Vol. 3, pp. 1991-2000.
  • Cooper, J.R., Aberle, J., Koll, Ka., McLelland, S.J., Murphy, B.M., Tait, S.J. & Marion, A. (2008). "Observation of the near-bed flow field over gravel bed surfaces with different roughness length scales." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2008, 3-5 September 2008, Cesme, Turkey. Edited by M. Altinakar, M.A. Kokpinar, Aydin, I., Cokgor, S., and S. Kirkgoz, Kubaba, Vol. 1, pp. 739-746.
  • Cooper, J.R., Aberle, J., Koll, Ka., Tait, S.J. & Marion, A. (2008). "Different roughness length scales in water worked sediment deposits and their effect on the near bed turbulent flow field." ICHE 2008, Nagoya, Japan, Papers on CD-ROM.
  • Koll, Ka., Tait, S.J., Cooper, J.R., Aberle, J., McLelland, S.J., Murphy, B.M. & Massaro, G. (2008). "Estimating flow turbulence characteristics over water-worked gravel beds using LDA and PIV measurement systems." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2008, 3-5 September 2008, Cesme, Turkey. Edited by M. Altinakar, M.A. Kokpinar, Aydin, I., Cokgor, S., and S. Kirkgoz, Kubaba, Vol. 1, pp. 747-757.
  • Schoneboom, T., Aberle, J., Wilson, C.A.M.E. & Dittrich, A. (2008). "Drag force measurements of vegetation elements." ICHE 2008, Nagoya, Japan, Papers on CD-ROM.
  • Aberle, J., Koll, Ka. & Dittrich, A. (2007). "Analysis of form induced stresses over rough gravel-bed armour layers." Proc. 32nd IAHR Congress, Venice, Italy, Papers on CD-ROM.
  • Malki, R., Wilson, C.A.M.E. & Aberle, J. (2007). "The effects of saltmarsh vegetation on drag forces and shear stresses." Proc. 32nd IAHR Congress, Venice, Italy, Papers on CD-ROM.
  • Plew, D., Debnath, K., Aberle, J., Nikora, V. & Cooper, G. (2007). "In situ flume for studying cohesive and non-cohesive sediment erosion." Proc. 32nd IAHR Congress, Venice, Italy, Papers on CD-ROM.
  • Aberle, J. (2006). "Spatially averaged near-bed flow field over rough armor layers." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2006, 6-8 September 2006, Lisbon, Portugal. Edited by R.M.L. Ferreira, E.C.T.L. Alves, J.G.A.B. Leal, A.H. Cardoso, Taylor & Francis, Vol. 1, pp. 153-162.
  • Järvelä, J., Aberle, J., Dittrich, A. Schnauder, I. & Rauch, H.P. (2006). "Flow-vegetation-sediment interaction: research challenges." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics River Flow 2006, 6-8 September 2006, Lisbon, Portugal. Edited by R.M.L. Ferreira, E.C.T.L. Alves, J.G.A.B. Leal, A.H. Cardoso, Taylor & Francis, Vol. 2, pp. 2017-2026.
  • Aberle, J. & Koll, Ka. (2004). "Double-averaged flow field over static armor layers." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics RiverFlow 2004, 23-25 June 2004, Naples, Italy. Edited by M. Greco, A. Carravetta, and R. Della Morte, Vol. 1, pp. 225-233.
  • Aberle, J., Dittrich, A., Koll, Ka. & Schoneboom, T. (2004). "Sohlnahes turbulentes Strömungsfeld.". BAW-Workshop: "Boden- und Sohl-Stabilität; Betrachtungen an der Schnittstelle zwischen Geotechnik und Wasserbau", 17.09.2004, Bundesanstalt für Wasserbau, Karlsruhe, in German.
  • Aberle J., Nikora, V. & Walters, R. (2003). "Effects of bed material composition on cohesive sediment erosion." Proc. 30th IAHR Congress, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Nikora, V.I., Aberle, J., Jowett, I.G., Biggs, B.J.F. & Sykes, J.R.E. (2003). "On turbulence effects on fish swimming performance: A case study of the New Zealand native fish Galaxis Maculatus (Inanga)." Proc. 30th IAHR Congress, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Walters, R., Nikora, V. & Aberle, J. (2003). "Cohesive Sediment Transport: Model Development and Testing." Proc. 30th IAHR Congress, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Aberle, J., Nikora, V. & Walters, R. (2002). "In situ measurement of cohesive sediment dynamics with a straight benthic flume." Hydraulic Measurements & Experimental Methods 2002, EWRI & IAHR, Estes Park Colorado, Papers on CD-Rom.
  • Nikora, V.I., Koll, Ka., McLean, S., Dittrich, A. & Aberle, J. (2002). "Zero-plane displacement for rough-bed open-channel flows." Proc. Int. Conf. on Fluvial Hydraulics RiverFlow 2002, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, Eds. D. Bousmar & Y. Zech, Balkema Publishers, Vol. 1, 83-91.
  • Aberle J. & Dittrich A. (2001). "Impact of the surface structure on the bed stability of steep streams." Proc. 29th IAHR Congress, Bejing, China, Papers on CD-Rom.
  • Aberle J., Dittrich A. & Nestmann F. (1999). "Description of steep stream roughness with the standard deviation s." Proc. 28th IAHR Congress, Graz, Austria, Papers on CD-Rom.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications

Books

  • Aberle, Jochen; Dittrich, A.; Fischer-Antze, Tim; Gölz, E.; Koll, Katinka; Schindler, Manfred; Stephan, Ursula; Wirtz, Carsten; Zanke, U.; Zarn, B.. (2015) Merkblatt DWA-M 526 Grundlagen morphodynamischer Phänomene in Fließgewässern. 2015. ISBN 978-3-88721-244-5.