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Lin, L, Tang, C, Liang, Q, Wu, Z, Wang, X, Zhao, S (2022) Rapid urban flood risk mapping for data-scarce environments using social sensing and region-stable deep neural network, Journal of Hydrology, pp.128758-128758, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2022.128758.

Xiong, Y, Liang, Q, Zheng, J, Stolle, J, Nistor, I, Wang, G (2022) A fully coupled hydrodynamic-DEM model for simulating debris dynamics and impact forces, Ocean Engineering, 255, 111468, ISSN: 0029-8018. DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2022.111468.

Su, X, Liang, Q, Xia, X (2022) A new GPU-accelerated coupled discrete element and depth-averaged model for simulation of flow-like landslides, Environmental Modelling & Software, 153, 105412, ISSN: 1364-8152. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2022.105412.

Ma, Y, Xia, X, Liang, Q, Wan, H (2022) Investigating the Impact of Spatial Distribution of Sustainable Drainage System (SuDS) Components on Their Flood Mitigation Performance in Communities with High Groundwater Levels, Water, 14(9), pp.1367-1367, DOI: 10.3390/w14091367.

Zhao, J and Liang, Q (2022) Novel variable reconstruction and friction term discretisation schemes for hydrodynamic modelling of overland flow and surface water flooding, Advances in Water Resources, 163, 104187, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2022.104187.

Xing, Y, Chen, H, Liang, Q, Ma, X (2022) Improving the performance of city-scale hydrodynamic flood modelling through a GIS-based DEM correction method, Natural Hazards, 112(3), pp.2313-2335, ISSN: 0921-030X. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-022-05267-1.

Ming, X, Liang, Q, Dawson, R, Xia, X, Hou, J (2022) A quantitative multi-hazard risk assessment framework for compound flooding considering hazard inter-dependencies and interactions, Journal of Hydrology, 607, 127477, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2022.127477.

Zhou, X, Moinuddin, M, Renaud, F, Barrett, B, Xu, J, Liang, Q, Zhao, J, Xia, X, Bosher, L, Huang, S, Hoey, T (2022) Development of an SDG interlinkages analysis model at the river basin scale: a case study in the Luanhe River Basin, China, Sustainability Science, 17(4), pp.1405-1433, ISSN: 1862-4065. DOI: 10.1007/s11625-021-01065-z.

Xing, Y, Shao, D, Liang, Q, Chen, H, Ma, X, Ullah, I (2021) Investigation of the drainage loss effects with a street view based drainage calculation method in hydrodynamic modelling of pluvial floods in urbanized area, Journal of Hydrology, 605, 127365, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2021.127365.

Liu, K, Ke, L, Wang, J, Jiang, L, Richards, KS, Sheng, Y, Zhu, Y, Fan, C, Zhan, P, Luo, S, Cheng, J, Chen, T, Ma, R, Liang, Q, Madson, A, Song, C (2021) Ongoing drainage reorganization driven by rapid lake growths on the Tibetan Plateau, Geophysical Research Letters, 48(24), e2021GL095795, ISSN: 0094-8276. DOI: 10.1029/2021GL095795.

Nian, T, Li, D, Liang, Q, Wu, H, Guo, X (Accepted for publication) Multi-phase flow simulation of landslide dam formation process based on extended coupled DEM-CFD method, Computers and Geotechnics, 140, ISSN: 0266-352X. DOI: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2021.104438.

Su, X, Xia, X, Liang, Q, Hou, J (2021) A coupled discrete element and depth-averaged model for dynamic simulation of flow-like landslides, Computers and Geotechnics, 141, 104537, ISSN: 0266-352X. DOI: 10.1016/j.compgeo.2021.104537.

Chen, H, Zhao, J, Liang, Q, Maharjan, SB, Joshi, SP (2021) Assessing the potential impact of glacial lake outburst floods on individual objects using a high-performance hydrodynamic model and open-source data, Science of the Total Environment, 806(Part 3), 151289, ISSN: 0048-9697. DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.151289.

Hou, J-M, Shi, B-S, Liang, Q, Tong, Y, Kang, Y-D, Zhang, Z-A, Bai, G-G, Gao, X-J, Yang, X (2021) A graphics processing unit-based robust numerical model for solute transport driven by torrential flow condition, Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 22(10), pp.835-850, ISSN: 1673-565X. DOI: 10.1631/jzus.A2000585.

Zhao, J, Chen, H, Liang, Q, Xia, X, Xu, J, Hoey, T, Barrett, B, Renaud, FG, Bosher, L, Zhou, X (2021) Large-scale flood risk assessment under different development strategies: the Luanhe River Basin in China, Sustainability Science, 17(4), pp.1365-1384, ISSN: 1862-4065. DOI: 10.1007/s11625-021-01034-6.

Zhao, W, Xia, X, Su, X, Liang, Q, Liu, X, Ju, N (2021) Movement process analysis of the high-speed long-runout Shuicheng landslide over 3-D complex terrain using a depth-averaged numerical model, Landslides, 18(9), pp.3213-3226, ISSN: 1612-510X. DOI: 10.1007/s10346-021-01695-5.

Han, H, Hou, J, Bai, G, Li, B, Wang, T, Li, X, Gong, J, Gao, X, Su, F, Wang, Z, Liang, Q (2021) A deep learning technique-based automatic monitoring method for experimental urban road inundation, Journal of Hydroinformatics, 23(4), pp.764-781, ISSN: 1464-7141. DOI: 10.2166/hydro.2021.156.

Wang, G, Liang, Q, Shi, F, Zheng, J (2021) Analytical and numerical investigation of trapped ocean waves along a submerged ridge, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 915, A54, ISSN: 0022-1120. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2020.1039.

Jiang, J, Liang, Q, Xia, X, Hou, J (Accepted for publication) A coupled hydrodynamic and particle-tracking model for full-process simulation of nonpoint source pollutants, Environmental Modelling & Software, 136, pp.104951-104951, ISSN: 1364-8152. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2020.104951.

Özgen-Xian, I, Xia, X, Liang, Q, Hinkelmann, R, Liang, D, Hou, J (2021) Innovations towards the next generation of shallow flow models, Advances in Water Resources, 149, 103867, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2021.103867.

Pramanik, M, Chowdhury, K, Rana, MJ, Bisht, P, Pal, R, Szabo, S, Pal, I, Behera, B, Liang, Q, Padmadas, SS, Udmale, P (2020) Climatic influence on the magnitude of COVID-19 outbreak: a stochastic model-based global analysis, International Journal of Environmental Health Research, ISSN: 0960-3123. DOI: 10.1080/09603123.2020.1831446.

Kabir, S, Patidar, S, Xia, X, Liang, Q, Neal, J, Pender, G (2020) A deep convolutional neural network model for rapid prediction of fluvial flood inundation, Journal of Hydrology, 590, 125481, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.125481.

Chen, H, Liang, Q, Liang, Z, Liu, Y, Ren, T (2020) Extraction of connected river networks from multi-temporal remote sensing imagery using a path tracking technique, Remote Sensing of Environment, 246, pp.111868-111868, ISSN: 0034-4257. DOI: 10.1016/j.rse.2020.111868.

Zounemat-Kermani, M, Matta, E, Cominola, A, Xia, X, Zhang, Q, Liang, Q, Hinkelmann, R (2020) Neurocomputing in surface water hydrology and hydraulics: A review of two decades retrospective, current status and future prospects, Journal of Hydrology, 588, pp.125085-125085, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.125085.

Ming, X, Liang, Q, Xia, X, Li, D, Fowler, HJ (2020) Real‐time flood forecasting based on a high‐performance 2D hydrodynamic model and numerical weather predictions, Water Resources Research, 56(7), e2019WR025583, ISSN: 0043-1397. DOI: 10.1029/2019wr025583.

Wang, F, Wang, Z, Yang, H, Di, D, Zhao, Y, Liang, Q (2020) A new copula-based standardized precipitation evapotranspiration streamflow index for drought monitoring, Journal of Hydrology, 585, pp.124793-124793, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.124793.

Wang, F, Wang, Z, Yang, H, Di, D, Zhao, Y, Liang, Q (2020) Utilizing GRACE-based groundwater drought index for drought characterization and teleconnection factors analysis in the North China Plain, Journal of Hydrology, 585, pp.124849-124849, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.124849.

Jiang, L, Hu, Y, Xia, X, Liang, Q, Soltoggio, A, Kabir, S (2020) A multi-scale mapping approach based on a deep learning CNN model for reconstructing high-resolution urban DEMs, Water, 12(5), 1369, DOI: 10.3390/w12051369.

Wang, F, Wang, Z, Yang, H, Di, D, Zhao, Y, Liang, Q, Hussain, Z (2020) Comprehensive evaluation of hydrological drought and its relationships with meteorological drought in the Yellow River basin, China, Journal of Hydrology, 584, pp.124751-124751, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.124751.

Hou, J, Li, B, Tong, Y, Ma, L, Ball, J, Luo, H, Liang, Q, Xia, J (2020) Cause analysis for a new type of devastating flash flood, Hydrology Research, 51(1), pp.1-16, ISSN: 1998-9563. DOI: 10.2166/nh.2019.091.

Li, Q, Liang, Q, Xia, X (2020) A novel 1D-2D coupled model for hydrodynamic simulation of flows in drainage networks, Advances in Water Resources, 137, pp.103519-103519, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2020.103519.

Xiong, Y, Mahaffey, S, Liang, Q, Rouainia, M, Wang, G (2019) A new 1D coupled hydrodynamic discrete element model for floating debris in violent shallow flows, Journal of Hydraulic Research, ISSN: 0022-1686. DOI: 10.1080/00221686.2019.1671513.

Cui, Y, Liang, Q, Wang, G, Zhao, J, Hu, J, Wang, Y, Xia, X (2019) Simulation of Hydraulic Structures in 2D High-Resolution Urban Flood Modeling, Water, 11(10), pp.2139-2139, DOI: 10.3390/w11102139.

Dang, C-H, Wang, J, Liang, Q (2019) Inflows/outflows driven particle dynamics in an idealised lake, Journal of Hydrodynamics, 31(5), pp.873-886, ISSN: 1001-6058. DOI: 10.1007/s42241-019-0070-9.

Xia, X, Liang, Q, Ming, X (2019) A full-scale fluvial flood modelling framework based on a high-performance integrated hydrodynamic modelling system (HiPIMS), Advances in Water Resources, 132, 103392, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2019.103392.

Lin, L, Wu, Z, Liang, Q (2019) Urban flood susceptibility analysis using a GIS-based multi-criteria analysis framework, Natural Hazards, 97(2), pp.455-475, ISSN: 0921-030X. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-019-03615-2.

Chen, H, Liang, Q, Liang, Z, Liu, Y, Xie, S (2019) Remote-sensing disturbance detection index to identify spatio-temporal varying flood impact on crop production, Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 269-270, pp.180-191, ISSN: 0168-1923. DOI: 10.1016/j.agrformet.2019.02.002.

Wang, G, Liang, Q, Zheng, J, Wan, P (2019) A new multilayer nonhydrostatic formulation for surface water waves, Journal of Coastal Research, 35(3), pp.693-710, ISSN: 0749-0208. DOI: 10.2112/JCOASTRES-D-18-00022.1.

Xiong, Y, Liang, Q, Park, H, Cox, D, Wang, G (2019) A deterministic approach for assessing tsunami-induced building damage through quantification of hydrodynamic forces, Coastal Engineering, 144, pp.1-14, ISSN: 0378-3839. DOI: 10.1016/j.coastaleng.2018.11.002.

Liu, Z, Zhang, H, Liang, Q (2018) A coupled hydrological and hydrodynamic model for flood simulation, Hydrology Research, ISSN: 0029-1277. DOI: 10.2166/nh.2018.090.

Jiang, L, Ling, D, Zhao, M, Wang, C, Liang, Q, Liu, K (2018) Effective identification of terrain positions from gridded DEM data using multimodal classification integration, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information, 7(11), DOI: 10.3390/ijgi7110443.

Hou, J, Wang, R, Liang, Q, Li, Z, Huang, MS, Hinkelmann, R (2018) Efficient surface water flow simulation on static Cartesian grid with local refinement according to key topographic features, Computers & Fluids, 176, pp.117-134, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2018.03.024.

Hou, J, Guo, K, Liu, F, Han, H, Liang, Q, Tong, Y, Li, P (2018) Assessing Slope Forest Effect on Flood Process Caused by a Short-Duration Storm in a Small Catchment, Water, 10(9), pp.1256-1256, DOI: 10.3390/w10091256.

Xia, X and Liang, Q (2018) A new efficient implicit scheme for discretising the stiff friction terms in the shallow water equations, Advances in Water Resources, 117, pp.87-97, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2018.05.004.

Wang, G, Fu, D, Zheng, J, Liang, Q, Zhang, Y (2018) Analytic study on long wave transformation over a seamount with a pit, Ocean Engineering, 154, pp.167-176, ISSN: 0029-8018. DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2018.02.012.

Chen, H, Liang, Q, Liu, Y, Xie, S (2018) Hydraulic correction method (HCM) to enhance the efficiency of SRTM DEM in flood modeling, Journal of Hydrology, 559, pp.56-70, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2018.01.056.

Hou, J, Li, G, Li, G, Liang, Q, Zhi, Z (2018) Application of efficient high-resolution hydrodynamic model to simulations of flood propagation, Shuili Fadian Xuebao/Journal of Hydroelectric Engineering, 37(2), pp.96-107, ISSN: 1003-1243. DOI: 10.11660/slfdxb.20180210.

Wang, G, Zheng, J, Liang, Q (2018) Accuracy of depth-integrated nonhydrostatic wave models, Ocean Engineering, 149, pp.217-225, ISSN: 0029-8018. DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.12.015.

Xia, X and Liang, Q (2018) A new depth-averaged model for flow-like landslides over complex terrains with curvatures and steep slopes, Engineering Geology, 234, pp.174-191, ISSN: 0013-7952. DOI: 10.1016/j.enggeo.2018.01.011.

Xia, X, Liang, Q, Ming, X, Hou, J (2018) Reply to comment by Lu et al. on “An efficient and stable hydrodynamic model with novel source term discretization schemes for overland flow and flood simulations”, Water Resources Research, 54(1), pp.628-630, ISSN: 0043-1397. DOI: 10.1002/2017WR021696.

Xiong, Y, Liang, Q, Mahaffey, S, Rouainia, M, Wang, G (2018) A novel two-way method for dynamically coupling a hydrodynamic model with a discrete element model (DEM), Journal of Hydrodynamics, 30(5), pp.966-969, ISSN: 1001-6058. DOI: 10.1007/s42241-018-0081-y.

Xing, Y, Liang, Q, Wang, G, Ming, X, Xia, X (2018) City-scale hydrodynamic modelling of urban flash floods: the issues of scale and resolution, Natural Hazards, ISSN: 0921-030X. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-018-3553-z.

Hou, J-M, Liang, Q-H, Wang, G, Hinkelmann, R (2017) Preface for special section on flood modeling and resilience, Water Science and Engineering, 10(4), pp.265-266, ISSN: 1674-2370. DOI: 10.1016/j.wse.2017.12.008.

Yang, H-B, Li, E-C, Zhao, Y, Liang, Q-H (2017) Effect of water-sediment regulation and its impact on coastline and suspended sediment concentration in Yellow River Estuary, Water Science and Engineering, 10(4), pp.311-319, ISSN: 1674-2370. DOI: 10.1016/j.wse.2017.12.009.

Hou, J-M, Wang, R, Jing, H-X, Zhang, X, Liang, Q-H, Di, Y-Y (2017) An efficient dynamic uniform Cartesian grid system for inundation modeling, Water Science and Engineering, 10(4), pp.267-274, ISSN: 1674-2370. DOI: 10.1016/j.wse.2017.12.004.

Chen, H, Liang, Z, Liu, Y, Liang, Q, Xie, S (2017) Integrated remote sensing imagery and two-dimensional hydraulic modeling approach for impact evaluation of flood on crop yields, Journal of Hydrology, 553, pp.262-275, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2017.08.001.

Xia, X, Liang, Q, Ming, X, Hou, J (2017) An efficient and stable hydrodynamic model with novel source term discretization schemes for overland flow and flood simulations, Water Resources Research, 53(5), pp.3730-3759, ISSN: 0043-1397. DOI: 10.1002/2016WR020055.

Birkinshaw, SJ, Guerreiro, SB, Nicholson, A, Liang, Q, Quinn, P, Zhang, L, He, B, Yin, J, Fowler, HJ (2017) Climate change impacts on Yangtze River discharge at the Three Gorges Dam, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 21(4), pp.1911-1927, DOI: 10.5194/hess-21-1911-2017.

LIANG, Q, SMITH, L, XIA, X (2016) New prospects for computational hydraulics by leveraging high-performance heterogeneous computing techniques, Journal of Hydrodynamics, Ser. B, 28(6), pp.977-985, ISSN: 1001-6058. DOI: 10.1016/S1001-6058(16)60699-6.

Lai, X, Liang, Q, Huang, Q, Jiang, J, Lu, XX (2016) Numerical evaluation of flow regime changes induced by the Three Gorges Dam in the Middle Yangtze, Hydrology Research, 47(S1), pp.149-160, ISSN: 0029-1277. DOI: 10.2166/nh.2016.158.

Guan, M and Liang, Q (2016) A two-dimensional hydro-morphological model for river hydraulics and morphology with vegetation, Environmental Modelling and Software, 88, pp.10-21, ISSN: 1364-8152. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.11.008.

Amouzgar, R, Liang, Q, Clarke, P, Yasuda, T, Mase, H (2016) Computationally Efficient Tsunami Modeling on Graphics Processing Units (GPUs), International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 26(2), pp.154-160, ISSN: 1053-5381. DOI: 10.17736/ijope.2016.ak10.

Ferrer-Boix, C and Liang, Q (2016) A numerical approach for analysing the performance of a sewage screening chamber, Urban Water Journal, 13(4), pp.360-371, ISSN: 1573-062X. DOI: 10.1080/1573062x.2014.993991.

LIANG, Q, CHEN, K-C, HOU, J, XIONG, Y, WANG, G, QIANG, J (2016) Hydrodynamic modelling of flow impact on structures under extreme flow conditions, Journal of Hydrodynamics, Ser. B, 28(2), pp.267-274, ISSN: 1001-6058. DOI: 10.1016/S1001-6058(16)60628-5.

Hou, J, Liang, Q, Xia, X (2015) Robust absorbing boundary conditions for shallow water flow models, Environmental Earth Sciences, 74(11), pp.7407-7422, ISSN: 1866-6280. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-015-4743-6.

Liang, Q, Xia, X, Hou, J (2015) Efficient urban flood simulation using a GPU-accelerated SPH model, Environmental Earth Sciences, 74(11), pp.7285-7294, ISSN: 1866-6280. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-015-4753-4.

Liang, Q, Hou, J, Amouzgar, R (2015) Simulation of Tsunami Propagation Using Adaptive Cartesian Grids, Coastal Engineering Journal, 57(4), ISSN: 2166-4250. DOI: 10.1142/s0578563415500163.

Wang, G, Zheng, J-H, Liang, Q-H, Zhang, W, Huang, C (2015) Theoretical analysis of harbor resonance in harbor with an exponential bottom profile, China Ocean Engineering, 29(6), pp.821-834, ISSN: 0890-5487. DOI: 10.1007/s13344-015-0058-3.

Hinkelmann, R, Liang, Q, Aizinger, V, Dawson, C (2015) Robust shallow water models, Environmental Earth Sciences, 74(11), pp.7273-7274, ISSN: 1866-6280. DOI: 10.1007/s12665-015-4764-1.

Xia, X and Liang, Q (2015) A GPU-accelerated smoothed particle hydrodynamics (SPH) model for the shallow water equations, Environmental Modelling & Software, 75, pp.28-43, ISSN: 1364-8152. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2015.10.002.

Hou, J, Liang, Q, Li, Z, Wang, S, Hinkelmann, R (2015) Numerical error control for second-order explicit TVD scheme with limiters in advection simulation, Computers & Mathematics with Applications, 70(9), pp.2197-2209, ISSN: 0898-1221. DOI: 10.1016/j.camwa.2015.08.022.

Liang, Q and Smith, LS (2015) A high-performance integrated hydrodynamic modelling system for urban flood simulations, Journal of Hydroinformatics, 17(4), pp.518-533, ISSN: 1464-7141. DOI: 10.2166/hydro.2015.029.

Liang, Q, Hou, J, Xia, X (2015) Contradiction between the C-property and mass conservation in adaptive grid based shallow flow models: cause and solution, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 78(1), pp.17-36, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.4005.

Smith, L, Liang, Q, James, P, Lin, W (2015) Assessing the utility of social media as a data source for flood risk management using a real-time modelling framework, Journal of Flood Risk Management, 10(3), pp.370-380, ISSN: 1753-318X. DOI: 10.1111/jfr3.12154.

Zhang, L, Liang, Q, Wang, Y, Yin, J (2015) A robust coupled model for solute transport driven by severe flow conditions, Journal of Hydro-environment Research, 9(1), pp.49-60, ISSN: 1570-6443. DOI: 10.1016/j.jher.2014.04.005.

Kesserwani, G and Liang, Q (2015) RKDG2 shallow-water solver on non-uniform grids with local time steps: Application to 1D and 2D hydrodynamics, Applied Mathematical Modelling, 39(3-4), pp.1317-1340, ISSN: 0307-904X. DOI: 10.1016/j.apm.2014.08.009.

Hou, J, Liang, Q, Zhang, H, Hinkelmann, R (2015) An efficient unstructured MUSCL scheme for solving the 2D shallow water equations, Environmental Modelling & Software, 66, pp.131-152, ISSN: 1364-8152. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2014.12.007.

Smith, LS, Liang, Q, Quinn, PF (2015) Towards a hydrodynamic modelling framework appropriate for applications in urban flood assessment and mitigation using heterogeneous computing, Urban Water Journal, 12(1), pp.67-78, ISSN: 1573-062X. DOI: 10.1080/1573062x.2014.938763.

Lu, D, Wang, B, Wang, Y, Zhou, H, Liang, Q, Peng, Y, Roskilly, T (2015) Optimal operation of cascade hydropower stations using hydrogen as storage medium, Applied Energy, 137, pp.56-63, ISSN: 0306-2619. DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2014.09.092.

Hou, J, Liang, Q, Zhang, H, Hinkelmann, R (2014) Multislope MUSCL method applied to solve shallow water equations, Computers & Mathematics with Applications, 68(12), pp.2012-2027, ISSN: 0898-1221. DOI: 10.1016/j.camwa.2014.09.018.

Lai, X, Liang, Q, Yesou, H, Daillet, S (2014) Variational assimilation of remotely sensed flood extents using a 2-D flood model, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 18(11), pp.4325-4339, DOI: 10.5194/hess-18-4325-2014.

Lai, X, Liang, Q, Jiang, J, Huang, Q (2014) Impoundment Effects of the Three-Gorges-Dam on Flow Regimes in Two China’s Largest Freshwater Lakes, Water Resources Management, 28(14), pp.5111-5124, ISSN: 0920-4741. DOI: 10.1007/s11269-014-0797-6.

Zhang, H, Wang, Y, Liang, Q, Smith, LS, Kilsby, CG (2014) Non-negative depth reconstruction for a two-dimensional partial inertial inundation model, Journal of Hydroinformatics, 16(5), pp.1158-1177, ISSN: 1464-7141. DOI: 10.2166/hydro.2014.131.

Wang, G, Zheng, J, Liang, Q, Zheng, Y (2014) Analytical solutions for oscillations in a harbor with a hyperbolic-cosine squared bottom, Ocean Engineering, 83, pp.16-23, ISSN: 0029-8018. DOI: 10.1016/j.oceaneng.2014.03.027.

Hou, J, Simons, F, Liang, Q, Hinkelmann, R (2014) An improved hydrostatic reconstruction method for shallow water model, Journal of Hydraulic Research, 52(3), pp.432-439, ISSN: 0022-1686. DOI: 10.1080/00221686.2013.858648.

Smith, LS and Liang, Q (2013) Towards a generalised GPU/CPU shallow-flow modelling tool, Computers & Fluids, 88, pp.334-343, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2013.09.018.

Xia, X, Liang, Q, Pastor, M, Zou, W, Zhuang, Y-F (2013) Balancing the source terms in a SPH model for solving the shallow water equations, Advances in Water Resources, 59, pp.25-38, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2013.05.004.

Hou, J, Liang, Q, Simons, F, Hinkelmann, R (2013) A stable 2D unstructured shallow flow model for simulations of wetting and drying over rough terrains, Computers & Fluids, 82, pp.132-147, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2013.04.015.

Lai, X, Jiang, J, Liang, Q, Huang, Q (2013) Large-scale hydrodynamic modeling of the middle Yangtze River Basin with complex river–lake interactions, Journal of Hydrology, 492, pp.228-243, ISSN: 0022-1694. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2013.03.049.

Li, G, Gao, J, Liang, Q (2013) A well-balanced weighted essentially non-oscillatory scheme for pollutant transport in shallow water, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 71(12), pp.1566-1587, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.3726.

Duran, A, Liang, Q, Marche, F (2013) On the well-balanced numerical discretization of shallow water equations on unstructured meshes, Journal of Computational Physics, 235, pp.565-586, ISSN: 0021-9991. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcp.2012.10.033.

Hou, J, Liang, Q, Simons, F, Hinkelmann, R (2013) A 2D well-balanced shallow flow model for unstructured grids with novel slope source term treatment, Advances in Water Resources, 52, pp.107-131, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2012.08.003.

Zhang, C, Liang, Q, Yin, J (2013) A first-order adaptive solution to rapidly spreading flood waves, Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics, An International Journal, 13(1), pp.1-1, ISSN: 1468-4349. DOI: 10.1504/pcfd.2013.050645.

Liang, Q (2012) A simplified adaptive Cartesian grid system for solving the 2D shallow water equations, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 69(2), pp.442-458, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.2568.

Kesserwani, G and Liang, Q (2012) Dynamically adaptive grid based discontinuous Galerkin shallow water model, Advances in Water Resources, 37, pp.23-39, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2011.11.006.

Kesserwani, G and Liang, Q (2012) Influence of Total-Variation-Diminishing Slope Limiting on Local Discontinuous Galerkin Solutions of the Shallow Water Equations, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 138(2), pp.216-222, ISSN: 0733-9429. DOI: 10.1061/(asce)hy.1943-7900.0000494.

Kesserwani, G and Liang, Q (2012) Locally Limited and Fully Conserved RKDG2 Shallow Water Solutions with Wetting and Drying, Journal of Scientific Computing, 50(1), pp.120-144, ISSN: 0885-7474. DOI: 10.1007/s10915-011-9476-4.

Wang, Y, Liang, Q, Kesserwani, G, Hall, JW (2011) A positivity-preserving zero-inertia model for flood simulation, Computers & Fluids, 46(1), pp.505-511, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2011.01.026.

Alias, NA, Liang, Q, Kesserwani, G (2011) A Godunov-type scheme for modelling 1D channel flow with varying width and topography, Computers & Fluids, 46(1), pp.88-93, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2010.12.009.

Liang, Q (2011) A structured but non-uniform Cartesian grid-based model for the shallow water equations, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 66(5), pp.537-554, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.2266.

Wang, J-P and Liang, Q (2011) Testing a new adaptive grid-based shallow flow model for different types of flood simulations, Journal of Flood Risk Management, 4(2), pp.96-103, ISSN: 1753-318X. DOI: 10.1111/j.1753-318x.2011.01094.x.

Liang, Q (2011) A Coupled Morphodynamic Model for Applications Involving Wetting and Drying, Journal of Hydrodynamics, 23(3), pp.273-281, ISSN: 1001-6058. DOI: 10.1016/s1001-6058(10)60113-8.

Wang, Y, Liang, Q, Kesserwani, G, Hall, JW (2011) A 2D shallow flow model for practical dam-break simulations, Journal of Hydraulic Research, 49(3), pp.307-316, ISSN: 0022-1686. DOI: 10.1080/00221686.2011.566248.

Kesserwani, G and Liang, Q (2011) A conservative high-order discontinuous Galerkin method for the shallow water equations with arbitrary topography, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 86(1), pp.47-69, ISSN: 0029-5981. DOI: 10.1002/nme.3044.

Liang, Q (2011) Dynamically adaptive simulation of coastal hydrodynamics, International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 21(1), pp.50-55, ISSN: 1053-5381.

Kesserwani, G and Liang, Q (2010) Well-balanced RKDG2 solutions to the shallow water equations over irregular domains with wetting and drying, Computers & Fluids, 39(10), pp.2040-2050, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2010.07.008.

Kesserwani, G and Liang, Q (2010) A discontinuous Galerkin algorithm for the two-dimensional shallow water equations, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 199(49-52), pp.3356-3368, ISSN: 0045-7825. DOI: 10.1016/j.cma.2010.07.007.

Kesserwani, G, Vazquez, J, Rivière, N, Liang, Q, Travin, G, Mosé, R (2010) New Approach for Predicting Flow Bifurcation at Right-Angled Open-Channel Junction, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 136(9), pp.662-668, ISSN: 0733-9429. DOI: 10.1061/(asce)hy.1943-7900.0000222.

Liang, Q (2010) Flood Simulation Using a Well-Balanced Shallow Flow Model, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 136(9), pp.669-675, ISSN: 0733-9429. DOI: 10.1061/(asce)hy.1943-7900.0000219.

Liang, Q (2010) A Well-balanced and Non-negative Numerical Scheme for Solving the Integrated Shallow Water and Solute Transport Equations, Communications in Computational Physics, 7(5), pp.1049-1075, ISSN: 1815-2406. DOI: 10.4208/cicp.2009.09.156.

REN, M, WANG, B, LIANG, Q, FU, G (2010) Classified real-time flood forecasting by coupling fuzzy clustering and neural network, International Journal of Sediment Research, 25(2), pp.134-148, ISSN: 1001-6279. DOI: 10.1016/s1001-6279(10)60033-9.

Liang, Q, Wang, Y, Archetti, R (2010) A well-balanced shallow flow solver for coastal simulations, International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 20(1), pp.41-47, ISSN: 1053-5381.

Liang, Q and Marche, F (2009) Numerical resolution of well-balanced shallow water equations with complex source terms, Advances in Water Resources, 32(6), pp.873-884, ISSN: 0309-1708. DOI: 10.1016/j.advwatres.2009.02.010.

Liang, Q and Borthwick, AGL (2009) Adaptive quadtree simulation of shallow flows with wet–dry fronts over complex topography, Computers & Fluids, 38(2), pp.221-234, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2008.02.008.

Liang, Q, Taylor, PH, Borthwick, AGL (2009) Particle mixing and reactive front motions in chaotic but closed shallow flows, Computers & Fluids, 38(2), pp.382-392, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2008.04.011.

Kesserwani, G, Liang, Q, Vazquez, J, Mosé, R (2009) Well-balancing issues related to the RKDG2 scheme for the shallow water equations, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, pp.n/a-n/a, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.2027.

Liang, Q, Du, G, Hall, JW, Borthwick, AG (2008) Flood Inundation Modeling with an Adaptive Quadtree Grid Shallow Water Equation Solver, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 134(11), pp.1603-1610, ISSN: 0733-9429. DOI: 10.1061/(asce)0733-9429(2008)134:11(1603).

Ning, DZ, Zang, J, Liang, Q, Taylor, PH, Borthwick, AGL (2008) Boussinesq cut‐cell model for non‐linear wave interaction with coastal structures, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 57(10), pp.1459-1483, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.1656.

Liang, Q and Borthwick, AGL (2008) Simple treatment of non-aligned boundaries in a Cartesian grid shallow flow model, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 56(11), pp.2091-2110, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.1615.

Liang, Q (2008) Simulation of Shallow Flows in Nonuniform Open Channels, Journal of Fluids Engineering, 130(1), ISSN: 0098-2202. DOI: 10.1115/1.2829593.

Zang, J, Ning, D, Liu, S, Liang, Q, Taylor, PH, Taylor, RE, Borthwick, AGL (2007) Boussinesq cut-cell model for wave scattering from cylinder in shallow water, International Journal of Offshore and Polar Engineering, 17(4), pp.266-269, ISSN: 1053-5381.

Liang, Q, Zang, J, Borthwick, AGL, Taylor, PH (2007) Shallow flow simulation on dynamically adaptive cut cell quadtree grids, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 53(12), pp.1777-1799, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.1363.

Liang, Q, Taylor, PH, Borthwick, AGL (2007) Particle mixing and reactive front motion in unsteady open shallow flow – Modelled using singular value decomposition, Computers & Fluids, 36(2), pp.248-258, ISSN: 0045-7930. DOI: 10.1016/j.compfluid.2006.01.018.

Liang, Q, Borthwick, AGL, Taylor, PH (2006) Wind-induced chaotic advection in shallow flow geometries. Part II: Non-circular basins, Journal of Hydraulic Research, 44(2), pp.180-188, ISSN: 0022-1686. DOI: 10.1080/00221686.2006.9521674.

Liang, Q, Borthwick, AGL, Taylor, PH (2006) Wind-induced chaotic advection in shallow flow geometries. Part I: Circular basins, Journal of Hydraulic Research, 44(2), pp.170-179, ISSN: 0022-1686. DOI: 10.1080/00221686.2006.9521673.

Liang, Q, Borthwick, AGL, Taylor, PH (2005) Chaotic mixing in a basin due to a sinusoidal wind field, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 47(8-9), pp.871-877, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.880.

Liang, Q, Borthwick, AGL, Stelling, G (2004) Simulation of dam- and dyke-break hydrodynamics on dynamically adaptive quadtree grids, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 46(2), pp.127-162, ISSN: 0271-2091. DOI: 10.1002/fld.748.


Wang, G, Yu, H, Zheng, J, Liang, Q (2020) The ray paths of trapped waves over the submerged ridge. In , APAC 2019 - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Asian and Pacific Coasts, pp.169-173, ISBN: 9789811502903. DOI: 10.1007/978-981-15-0291-0_24.

Wang, G, Hu, J, Zheng, JH, Liang, QH (2018) Trapped waves over the hyperbolic-cosine ocean ridge. In The 9th International Conference on APAC, Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on APAC 2017, Pasay City, Philippines, pp.44-54, ISBN: 9789813233805.

Liang, Q, Xia, X, Hou, J (2016) Catchment-scale High-resolution Flash Flood Simulation Using the GPU-based Technology. In , Procedia Engineering, pp.975-981, DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.07.585.

Rashid, AA, Liang, Q, Dawson, RJ, Smith, LS (2016) Calibrating a High-Performance Hydrodynamic Model for Broad-Scale Flood Simulation: Application to Thames Estuary, London, UK. In , Procedia Engineering, pp.967-974, DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.07.584.

Hou, J, Li, Z, Liang, Q, Li, G, Cheng, W, Wang, W, Wang, R (2016) Effects of Morphological Change on Fluvial Flood Patterns Evaluated by a Hydro-geomorphological Model. In , Procedia Engineering, pp.441-449, DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.07.536.

Xing, Y, Yang, S, Zhou, H, Liang, Q (2016) Effect of Floodplain Roughness on Velocity Distribution in Mountain Rivers. In , Procedia Engineering, pp.467-475, DOI: 10.1016/j.proeng.2016.07.539.

Liang, Q and Amouzgar, R (2016) Performance of different hardware devices for tsunami simulations. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.709-715, ISBN: 9781880653883.

Xiong, Y, Liang, Q, Amouzgar, R, Cox, DT, Mori, N, Wang, G, Zheng, J (2016) High-performance simulation of tsunami inundation and impact on building structures. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.732-738, ISBN: 9781880653883.

Chen, K, Liang, Q, Xiong, Y, Qiang, J, Wang, G, Zheng, J (2016) Laboratory and numerical investigation of extreme flow impact on simplified sea-crossing bridge structures. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.400-407, ISBN: 9781880653883.

Qiang, J, Liang, Q, Wang, G, Zheng, J (2016) Testing a shock-capturing hydrodynamic model for storm surge simulation. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.747-753, ISBN: 9781880653883.

Amouzgar, R and Liang, Q (2014) Application of a GPU based hydrodynamic model in tsunami simulations. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.10-16, ISBN: 9781880653913.

Al-Bourae, Y, Downie, M, Liang, Q (2013) 3D numerical reconstruction of the hydrodynamics around an artificial reef in Loch Linnhe, Scotland. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.522-528, ISBN: 9781880653999.

Liang, Q, Yamada, F, Tsujimoto, G, Zheng, J (2013) Combined physical and numerical modeling study of surge impact on structures. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.648-653, ISBN: 9781880653999.

Al-Bourae, Y, Liang, Q, Downie, M (2012) Tidal simulation in loch linnhe using a finite volume shallow flow model. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.801-807, ISBN: 9781880653944.

Liang, QH (2011) A new coupled model for simulating shallow flow driven morphological change. In , AIP Conference Proceedings, pp.319-322, ISBN: 9780735409361. DOI: 10.1063/1.3651908.

Liang, Q (2010) A new adaptive grid based shallow water equation solver for coastal hydrodynamic modeling. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.768-774, ISBN: 9781880653777.

Wu, X, Hall, J, Liang, Q (2010) Coastal flood inundation modelling with a 2-D shallow water equation solver. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.871-875, ISBN: 9781880653777.

Liang, Q, Wang, Y, Archetti, R (2009) Modeling coastal run-up using a well-balanced shallow flow solver. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.771-778, ISBN: 9781880653531.

Zang, J, Ning, D, Liu, S, Liang, Q, Taylor, PH, Eatock Taylor, R, Borthwick, AGL (2007) A new Boussinesq model for wave run-up on curved structures using Cartesian cut-cell grids. In , Proceedings of the International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference, pp.2084-2091, ISBN: 9781880653685.

Liang, Q, Zang, J, Borthwick, AGL, Taylor, PH, Shuxue, L, Smith, C (2006) Numerical simulation of non-linear wave interaction with an offshore wind turbine foundation. In , Proceedings of the Seventh 2006 ISOPE Pacific/Asia Offshore Mechanics Symposium, ISOPE PACOMS 2006, pp.231-236, ISBN: 9781880653678.

Hill, B, Liang, Q, Chen, H, Boscher, L (Accepted for publication) Natural flood management site-scale data: remote challenges with remote controlled solutions. In .


Wu, XZ, Hall, JW, Liang, Q, Dawson, RJ (2015) Broadscale coastal inundation modelling. In Broad Scale Coastal Simulation: New Techniques to Understand and Manage Shorelines in the Third Millennium, pp.213-232, ISBN: 9789400752573. DOI: 10.1007/978-94-007-5258-0_8.

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