Key Publications

2019:    Stahly S., Franca M.J., Robinson C.T. & Schleiss A.J. Sediment replenishment combined with an artificial flood improves river habitats downstream of a dam. Scientific Reports 9, 5176

2018:     Juez C., Hassan M. & Franca M.J. The origin of fine sediment determines the observations of suspended sediment fluxes under unsteady flow conditions. Water Resources Research, 54, 5654–5669. doi.org/10.1029/2018WR022982

2018:   Matos J.P., Hassan M., Liu X.X. & Franca M.J. Probabilistic prediction and forecast of daily suspended sediment concentration on the Upper Yangtze River. Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 122,

doi.org/10.1029/2017JF004240

2016:   Schleiss A.J., Franca M.J., Juez C. & De Cesare G. Reservoir Sedimentation – Vision Paper. Journal of Hydraulic Research, doi.org/10.1080/00221686.2016.1225320

2016:   Samora I., Hasmatuchi V., Münch-Alligné C., Franca M.J., Schleiss A.J. & Ramos H.M. Experimental characterization of a five blade tubular propeller turbine for pipe inline installation. Renewable Energy, doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2016.04.023

2017:   Guillén-Ludeña S., Cheng Z., Constantinescu G. & Franca M.J. Hydrodynamics of mountain-river confluences and its relationship to sediment transport, Journal of Geophysical Research - Earth Surface, 122, doi.org/10.1002/2016JF004122

2015:   Franca M.J. & Lemmin U. Detection and reconstruction of large-scale coherent flow structures in gravel-bed rivers. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 40(1), 93-104.

2014:   Ghilardi, T., Franca M.J. & Schleiss A.J. Bedload fluctuations in a steep channel. Water Resources Research, doi.org/10.1002/2013WR014449.