Silva Carpitella, Gonzalo Del Olmo, Joaquin Izquierdo, Stewart Husband & Joby Boxall (2020) Decision-Making Tools to Manage the Microbiology of Drinking Water Distribution Systems. Water 12. https://www.mdpi.com/2073-4441/12/5/1247/pdf, doi:10.3390/w12051247
Isabel Douterelo, Bas E Dutilh, Ksenia Arkhipova, Carolina Calero, Stewart Husband (2020). Microbial diversity, ecological networks and functional traits associated to materials used in drinking water distribution systems.Water Research (in print)
Killian Gleeson, Joby Boxall, John Gaffney, Neeraj Shah, Stewart Husband (2020). Automated quality assurance methodology to validate water distribution system time series data. HIC2020, Mexico
Frances C. Pick, Katherine E. Fish, Catherine A. Biggs, Jonathan P. Moses, Graeme Moore, Joby B. Boxall. Application of enhanced assimilable organic carbon method across operational drinking water systems. Research Article | published 06 Dec 2019 PLOS ONE https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0225477
I. Sunny, S. Husband, J. Boxall, J., 2019. Impact of Hydraulic Interventions on Chronic and Acute Material Loading and Discolouration Risk in Drinking Water Distribution Systems. Water Research, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2019.115224.
W. Furnass, S. Mounce, S.Husband, R. Collins, J. Boxall, (2019). Calibrating and validating a combined accumulation and mobilisation model for water distribution system discolouration using particle swarm optimisation. SMART WATER, Springer Open, https://doi.org/10.1186/s40713-019-0015-z
CCWI 2019, Exeter, UK;
1. The Operational Value of Inlet Monitoring at Service Reservoirs, A. Doronina, S. Husband, J. Boxall & V. Speight
2. Discolouration Modelling, S. Husband, J. Boxall & M. Al-Saffar
3. Long-Term Discolouration Modelling for Cast Iron Mains, M. Al-Saffar & S. Husband
S. Husband, Water Quality Technology Conference® & Exposition - Nov. 11-15, 2018| Toronto, Canada - presentation
I. Douterelo, R.L. Sharpe, S.Husband, K. Fish, J. Boxall, (2018). Understanding microbial ecology to improve management of drinking water distribution systems. WIREs Water, https://doi.org/10.1002/wat2.1325
K. Fish, J. Boxal, (2018).' Biofilm Microbiome (Re)Growth Dynamics in Drinking Water Distribution Systems Are Impacted by Chlorine Concentration'. Frontiers in Microbiology, https://doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2018.02519
S. Husband, K. Fish, M. Blokker, J. Boxall, (2018). 'Understanding hydraulics and biofilm development to target flushing resources and manage discolouration in drinking water distribution systems' WQTC 2019, Toronto, Canada
I, Douterelo, C. Calero, S. Husband (2018) 'Monitoring Biofilm Communities in Operational Drinking Water Distribution Systems and the Impact on Water Quality' WDSA-CCWI2018, Kingston, Canada
S. Husband, J. Boxall (2018) 'Understanding Material Accumulation and Discolourati on Risk in Distribution Networks' WDSA-CCWI2018, Kingston, Canada
K. Fish, S. Husband, J. Boxall (2018) 'The Impact of Chlorine Concentration on the Discolouration Response of Biofilms in Drinking Water Distribution Systems' WDSA-CCWI2018, Kingston, Canada
M. Al-Saffar, S. Husband (2018) 'Optimising Flow Conditioning in Operational Trunk Mains for Discolouration Risk Reduction and Maintaining Network Resilience' WDSA-CCWI2018, Kingston, Canada
I. Sunny, s. Husband, J. Boxall (2018) 'Seasonal Temperature and Turbidity Behaviour in Trunk Mains' WDSA-CCWI2018, Kingston, Canada
E. Kazemi, S. Mounce, S. Husband,
J. Boxall (2018) 'Predicting turbidity in water distribution trunk mains using nonlinear autoregressive exogenous artificial neural networks' HIC 2018, Palermo, Italy
R.L Sharpe, C. Biggs, J.Boxall (2017). ' Hydraulic conditioning to manage potable water discolouration' Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Water Management 0, 1-11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/jwama.16.00038
J. Boxall (2017) 'Real time modelling of pipe wall material and managing the discolouration risk in distribution systems" WQT_2017, Portland, Oregon USA
I. Sunny, S. Husband, G. Moore, N. Drake, K. Mckenzie, and J. Boxall. (2017) 'Discolouration Risk Management and Chlorine Wall Decay" CCWI_2017, Sheffield
Cook, P.S. Husband (2017) 'Rusby Wood a Smart Network for Sustainable Discolouration Risk Reduction' CCWI_2017, Sheffield
I. Sunny, S. Husband, N. Drake, K. Mckenzie, and J. Boxall. (2017) 'Quantity and quality benefits of in-service invasive
cleaning of trunk mains" Drinking Engineering Science, 10, 1-8 https://doi.org/10.5194/dwes-10-1-2017
J. Boxall (2016) 'Corrosion and Water Quality" Water &
Sewerage Journal 96, pp 42,43
G. Thomas, J. Boxall (2016) 'Operational Strategies for Sustainable Drinking Water Distribution System Maintenance" WQT_2016 Conference, Indianopolis, Indiana USA
J. Boxall (2016) 'Understanding and Managing Discolouration Risk
in Trunk Mains' Water Research, Vol 107, pp127-140 doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2016.10.049
S. R. Mounce, E.
J. M. Blokker, S. P. Husband, W. R. Furnass, P. G. Schaap, J. B. Boxal
(2016) 'Multivariate data mining for estimating the rate of discolouration
material accumulation in drinking water systems' Journal of Hydroinformatics,
18, 96-114. DOI: 10.2166/hydro.2015.140
J. M., Furnass, W. R., Machell, J., Mounce, S., Schapp, P. G. &
Boxall, J. 2016. Relating Water Quality and Age in DrinkingWater
Distribution Systems Using Self-Organising Maps. Environments [Online],
3, 10 DOI:10.3390/environments3020010
Osbourn, A. & Boxall, J. (2016). Characterising and Understanding
the Impact of Microbial Biofilms and the Extracellular Polymeric Substance
(EPS) Matrix in Drinking Water Distribution Systems. Environmental Science:
Water Research & Technology. DOI: 10.1039/c6ew00039h
Husband, P. S., Fish,
K., Douterelo, I. & Boxall, J. (2016). Linking discolouration
modelling and biofilm behaviour within drinking water distribution systems.
Water Science & Technology: Water Supply, 16.4, 942-950 DOI: 10.2166/ws.2016.045
Cook, P.S. Husband & J.B. Boxall (2016) 'Operational management
of trunk main discolouration risk' Urban Water Journal DOI: 10.1080/1573062X.2014.993994
Mounce, S. R., Mounce, R. B. and Boxall, J. B. (2016). Case-based reasoning to support decision making for managing drinking water quality events in distribution systems. Urban Water Journal. 13 (7), pp. 727-738
Mounce, S. R., Gaffney, J. W., Boult, S. and Boxall, J. B. (2015). Automated data driven approaches to evaluating and interpreting water quality time series data from water distribution systems. ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management. Vol 141 (11), pp. 1-11.
E. J. M. & Schapp, P. G. 2015. Particle accumulation rate of
drinking water distribution systems determined by incoming turbidity.
Procedia Engineering, 119 (CCWI), 290-298.
Jones, S., Collins,
R. & Boxall, J. 2015. Do transients contribute to turbidity
failures of water distribution systems? Pressure Surges 2015, . Dublin,
Ellis, K., Mounce,
S., Edwards, J., Speight, V., Jakomis, N. & Boxall, J. 2015.
Interpreting and estimating the risk of iron failures. Procedia Engineering
119 (CCWI), 299-308.
M. Jackson & J. Boxall (2015) 'Identifying Material Accumulation
Processes in Drinking Water Distribution Systems with Extended Period
Epanet MSX Turbidity Simulations' Procedia Engineering Vol 119 pp 398-406
S. Husband, J.
Boxall (2015) 'Predictive water quality modelling and resilience
flow conditioning to manage discolouration risk in operational trunk
mains' IWA Publishing Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-AQUA
64.5, pp529-542 doi: 10.2166/aqua.2014.042
S. Husband, I. Douterelo,
K. Fish, J. Boxall (2015) 'Biofilms and Discolouration Material
Accumulation Processes in Drinking Water Distribution Systems and Modelling
the Hydraulic Mobilisation' IWA Specialized Conference Biofilms in drinking
water systems Arosa, Switzerland August 2015
S. Husband, M. Jackson
& J. Boxall (2015) 'Identifying Material Accumulation Processes
in Drinking Water Distribution Systems with Extended Period Epanet MSX
Turbidity Simulations' 13th Computer Control for Water Industry Conference,
CCWI, Leicester, UK September 2015
Fish, K., Collins,
R., Green, N., Sharpe, R. L., Osbourn, A. & Boxall, J. (2015).
Characterisation of the Physical Composition and Microbial Community
Structure of Biofilms within a Model Full-Scale Drinking Water Distribution
System. PLOS ONE, 10.
I., Boxall, J., Dienes, P., Sekar, R., Fish, K. & Biggs, C. (2014).
Methodological approaches for studying the microbial ecology of drinking
water distribution systems. Water Research, 65, 134-156.
I., Sharpe, R. L. & Boxall, J. (2014). Bacterial community dynamics
during the early stages of biofilm formation in a chlorinated experimental
drinking water distribution system: implications for drinking water
discolouration. Journal of Applied Microbiology, 117, 286-301.
S.R. Mounce, P.S. Husband,
W.R. Furnass, J.B. Boxall (2014) 'Multivariate data mining for estimating
the rate of discolouration material accumulation in drinking water systems'
16th Conference on Water Distribution System Analysis, WDSA 2014,
Bari, Italy (Conference
presentation can be found here)
S. Husband, J.Boxall (2014) 'The bacteriological composition of
biomass recovered by flushing an operational drinking water distribution
system' Water Research Volume 54, 1 May 2014, Pages 100-114, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2014.01.049
Furnass, W. R., Collins,
R. P., Husband, P. S., Sharpe, R. L., Mounce, S. R. and Boxall, J. B.
Modelling both the continual erosion and regeneration of discolouration
material in drinking water distribution systems. IWA Water Science and
Technology: Water Supply, Vol 14 (1), pp. 81-90.
S.Husband, J.Mistry, J.Boxall
(2013) 'Modelling and flow conditioning to manage discolouration
in trunk mains' 12th International Conference on Computing and Control
for the Water Industry, CCWI2013, Perugia Italy 2-5th September 2013
R.L. Sharpe, J.Boxall (2013) 'Influence of hydraulic regimes on
bacterial community structure and composition in an experimental drinking
water distribution system' Water Research Volume 47, Issue 2, 1
February 2013, Pages 503–516, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2012.09.053
W. R. Furnass
, R. P. Collins, P. S. Husband, R. L. Sharpe, S. R. Mounce and J. B.
Boxall (2012) 'Modelling both the continual erosion and regeneration
of discolouration material in drinking water distribution systems' IWA
New Developments in IT & Water Conference, Amsterdam 4-6 November
Boxall,J.B., (2012) 'Misleading Velocity Analysis for Water Quality
Management in Transmission Mains ' EWRI 2012, Albuquerque
Y., Boxall,J.B., (2012) 'Long Term Asset Condition and Discolouration
Modelling in Water Distribution Systems with Epanet MSX' EWRI 2012,
Albuquerque 20/24th May
Husband, S., Jackson,
M., Boxall, J. (2011) 'Trunk Main Discolouration Trials and Strategic
Planning', Computing and Control for the Water Industry (CCWI) 2011,
Exeter 5/7th September
Cook, D. and Boxall, J., (2011) 'Discoloration material accumulation in water distribution systems'. Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice, 2 (4), 113–122.
(2010) 'Discolouration in Water Distribution Systems; Understanding,
Modelling and Practical Applications' Doctoral Thesis, The University
Boxall,J.B., (2011) 'Asset Deterioration and discolouration in water
distribution systems' Water Research 45, 113-124 doi:10.1016/j.watres2010.08.021,
Williams, R., Boxall,J.B., (2010) 'Risk Managed Trunk Main Operation'
Water Distribution System Analysis 2010, Tucson, Arizona, USA,
Sharpe, R., Smith,
C.J, Biggs, C.A. and J. B. Boxall (2010). Pilot scale laboratory
investigations into the impact of steady state conditioning flow on
potable water discolouration. Water Distribution System Analysis
2010, Tucson, Arizona, USA, 12-15 September.
Sekar, R., Husband, S., Boxall, J.B., Osborn, A. M. and Biggs, C.A.,
(2010) ‘A new coupon design for simultaneous analysis of in
situ microbial biofilm formation and community structure in drinking
water distribution systems’ Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
87:749-756 DOI 10.1007/s00253-010-2510-x
J., Boxall,J.B., (2010) 'The Role of Trunk Mains in Discolouration'
Journal of Water Management, ICE, DOI: 10.1680/wama.900063
(2010) 'Field Studies of Discolouration in Water Distribution Systems:
Model Verification and Practical Implications' Journal of Environmental
Engineering 136(1): 86-94 DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0000115
Seth, A., Husband,S.,
J., Boxall,J.B., (2009) 'Rivelin Trunk Main Flow Test' Proc.
10th International Conference on Computing and Control for the Water
Industry, CCWI, 1 - 3 September, Sheffield, UK
J., Boxall,J.B., (2009) 'Long Term Trunk Main Monitoring Yields
Operational Dividends' 3rd Biennial Conference of the UK Network
on Potable Water Treatment & Supply, Buxton, 1,2 June 2009
J.B., Saul, A.J. (2008) 'Laboratory Studies Investigating the Processes
Leading to Discolouration in Water Distribution Networks' Water
Research 42(16): 4309-4318
S. and J. B. Boxall (2008). 'Water Distribution System Asset Deterioration
and Impact on Water Quality - a case study' ASCE World Environmental
and Water Resources Congress, May 13-16, Ahupua'a, Hawaii, USA
H. G. and J. B. Boxall (2007). 'Discolouration in potable water
distribution systems: A review.' Water Research 41: 519-529.
(2007) ‘Repeat DMA Flushing Operations: discolouration comparison,
modelling and management’ Proc. EPSRC Develpments in Water
Treatment & Supply, 4-5 July 2007, Bath, UK
Prince, R.A., (2006) ‘Modelling Discolouration in a Melbourne
(Australia) Potable Water Distribution System’. Journal of
Water Supply: Research and Technology - AQUA, IWA. 55.3, 207-219
(2005) ‘Material Accumulation and Mobilisation in a Pipe Loop
System’. Proc. EPSRC Develpments in Water Treatment &
Supply, 5 - 6 July 2005, York, UK
Boxall,J.B., Dewis, N.
(2005) 'Identification of discolouration risk through simplified
modelling' Proc. ASCE, EWRI, World Water and Environmental Resources
Congress, May 15-19, Anchorage, Alaska, USA
Boxall,J.B., and Saul,
A.J. (2005) ‘Modelling Discolouration in Potable Water Distribution
Systems’ Journal Environmental Engineering ASCE. Vol 131,
No. 5, 716-725.
Boxall,J.B., Saul, A.J. and
Skipworth, P.J. (2004) ‘Modelling for Hydraulic Capacity’
Journal of the American Water Works Association. Vol. 96, No. 4, pp.
Boxall,J.B., Skipworth, P.J. and Saul, A.J. (2003) ‘Aggressive
flushing for discolouration event mitigation in water distribution networks’
Water Science and Technology - Water Supply Vol. 3; Part 1/2 pp.
Boxall,J.B., Unwin, D.M.,
Husband, P.S., Saul, A.J., Dewis, N. and Gunstead, J.D. (2003) 'Water
quality in distribution systems: rehabilitation and maintenance strategies’
Proc. International CCWI conference, Advances in Water Supply Management,
15 - 17 September 2003, Imperial College London, UK.
Boxall,J.B., Saul, A.J., Gunstead,
J.D. and Dewis, N. (2003) ‘Regeneration of discolouration
in distribution systems’ Proc. ASCE, EWRI, World Water and
Environmental Resources Conference, 23-26 June 2003, Philadelphia, USA.
Bachmann, R.T., Boxall, J.B., Saul, A.J. and Edyvean, R. (2003)
‘Characterisation of Materials Causing Discolouration in Potable
Water Systems’ Water Science and Technology, Vol 49, No 2,
P.J. and Saul, A.J. (2001) 'A Novel Approach to Modelling Sediment
Movement in Distribution Mains Based on Particle Characteristics'. Water
Software Systems: v. 1: Theory and Applications (Water Engineering &
Management). B. Ulanicki, B. Coulbeck and J. P. Rance, Research Studies
Press, Hertfordshire, UK. 1: 263-273.