Prof. John Wainwright

Geomorphology, geoarchaeology, human-environment interractions, environmental modelling

Journal Articles

Please get in touch (john.wainwright [AT] durham.ac.uk) if you would like copies of any of these publications.

Baartman JEM, JP Nunes, R Masselink, F Darboux, C Bielders, A Degre, V Cantreul, O Cerdan, T Grangeon, P Fiener, F Wilken, M Schindewolf, J Wainwright 2020 ‘What do models tell us about water and sediment connectivity?’, Geomorphology 367, 107300, doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2020.107300.

Ayala G, J Wainwright 2020 ‘Çatalhöyük from the ground up: the site and its landscapes’, Near Eastern Archaeology 83(2), 88-97, doi: 10.1086/709176.

Wolfhagen J, R Veropoulidou, G Ayala, D Filipović, C Kabukcu, C Lancelotti, M Madella, K Pawłowska, CG Santiago-Marrero, J Wainwright 2020 ‘The seasonality of wetland and riparian taskscapes at Çatalhöyük’, Near Eastern Archaeology 83(2), 98-109, doi: 10.1086/708446.

Sinha, P, E Rollason, LJ Bracken, J Wainwright, SM Reaney 2020 ‘A new model for integrated, holistic, and transparent evaluation of inter-basin water transfer schemes’, Science of the Total Environment 721, 137646, doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137646

Kabora TK, D Stump, J Wainwright  2019 ‘How did that get there? Understanding sediment transport and accumulation rates in agricultural landscapes using the ESTTraP agent-based model’, Journal of Archaeological Science – Reports 29, 102115. doi: 10.1016/ j.jasrep.2019.102115

Kalayci T, R Lasaponara, J Wainwright, N Masini 2019 ‘Multispectral contrast of archaeological features: a quantitative evaluation’, Remote Sensing 11(8), 913; doi:10.3390/rs11080913

Gao P, JR Cooper, J Wainwright 2019 ‘Toward understanding complexity of sediment dynamics in geomorphic systems’, Geomorphology 330, 129–132. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2019.01.018

Wainwright J, G Ayala 2019 ‘Teleconnexions and environmental determinism: was there really a climate-driven collapse at Late Neolithic Çatalhöyük?’, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1818336116

Kitchener BGB, SD Dixon, KO Howarth, AJ Parsons, J Wainwright, MD Bateman. JR Cooper, GK Hargrave, EJ Long, CJM Hewett 2019  ‘A low-cost device for turbidity measurement by radially distributed illumination intensity sensing at multiple wavelengths’, HardwareX 5 (2019) e00052. doi: 10.1016/j.ohx.2019.e00052

Turnbull L, J Wainwright 2018 ‘From structure to function: understanding shrub encroachment in drylands using hydrological and sediment connectivity’, Ecological Indicators 98, 608–618. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2018.11.039.

Briant, RM, J Wainwright, D Maddy 2018 ‘New approaches to field-model data comparison: Numerical modelling of the last glacial cycle in the Welland catchment, England’, Geomorphology 323, 106–122. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2018.09.006.

Briant, RM, KM Cohen, S Cordier, A Demoulin, M Macklin, D Maddy, A Mather, G Rixhon, T Veldkamp, J Wainwright, H Wittmann 2018 ‘Changing fieldwork practice to enable effective field-model comparison of fluvial landscape evolution – a framework from the FACSIMILE network working group 2’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 43, 2964-2980, doi: 10.1002/esp.4458.

Hewett CJM, C Simpson, J Wainwright, S Hudson 2018 ‘Participatory approaches to the communication and visualization of erosion-associated risks to infrastructure: the CAVERTI tool’, Land Degradation and Development 29, 1282–1294, doi: 10.1002/ldr.2900.

Connecteur WG3 Think-Tank Team: JP Nunes, J Wainwright, CL Bielders, F Darboux, P Fiener, D Finger, L Turnbull 2018 ‘Better models are more effectively connected models’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 43, 1355–1360,  doi: 10.1002/esp.4323

Worrall F, TP Burt, N Howden, G Hancock, J Wainwright 2018 ‘The fate of suspended sediment and particulate organic matter in transit through the channels of a river catchment – erosion, transport, deposition and turnover’, Hydrological Processes 32, 146–159, doi: 10.1002/hyp.11413.

AJ Parsons, J Cooper, J Wainwright, T Sekiguchi 2018 ‘Virtual velocity of sand transport in water’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 43, 755–761. doi: 10.1002/esp.4262

Kirkham J, N Rosser, J Wainwright, E Vann Jones, S Dunning, V Lane, D Hawthorn, M Strzelecki, W Szczuciński 2017 ‘Drift-dependent changes in iceberg size-frequency distributions’, Scientific Reports 7, Article number: 15991, doi:10.1038/s41598-017-14863-2.

Ayala G, J Wainwright, J Walker, R Hodara, JM Lloyd, M Leng, C Doherty  2017 ‘Palaeoenvironmental reconstruction of the alluvial landscape of Neolithic Çatalhöyük, central southern Turkey: the implications for early agriculture and responses to environmental change’, Journal of Archaeological Science 87, 30–43. doi: 10.1016/j.jas.2017.09.002.

Kitchener BGB, J Wainwright, AJ Parsons 2017 ‘A review of the principles of turbidity measurement’, Progress in Physical Geography 41(5), 620–642. doi: 10.1177/0309133317726540

Brown AG, S Tooth, JE Bullard, DSG Thomas, RC Chiverrell, AJ Plater, J Murton, VR. Thorndycraft, P Tarolli, J Rose, J Wainwright, P Downs, R Aalto 2017 ‘The geomorphology of the Anthropocene: emergence, status and implications’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 42, 71–90, doi: 10.1002/esp.3943.

Pan C, L Ma, J Wainwright 2016 ‘Particle selectivity of sediment deposited over grass barriers and the effect of rainfall’, Water Resources Research 52, 7963–7979, doi:10.1002/2016WR019010.

Perry GLW, J Wainwright, T Etherington, J Wilmshurst 2016 ‘Experimental simulation: using generative modelling and palaeoecological data to understand human-environment interactions’, Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 4:109, doi: 10.3389/fevo.2016.00109.

Cunliffe AM, AK Puttock, L Turnbull, J Wainwright, RE Brazier 2016 ‘Dryland, calcareous soils store (and lose) more organic carbon than previously thought’, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface 121, 684–702, doi: 10.1002/2015JF003628.

Pan C, L Ma, J Wainwright, Z Shangguan 2016 ‘Overland flow resistances on varying slope gradients and partitioning on grassed slopes under simulated rainfall’, Water Resources Research 52, 2490–2512, doi:10.1002/2015WR018035.

Moreno-de las Heras M, L Turnbull, J Wainwright 2016 ‘Soil seed-bank structure and seedling-recruitment conditions regulate the dynamics of a grassland-shrubland Chihuahuan ecotone’, Ecology 97, 2303–2318, doi: 10.1002/ecy.1446.

Millington, JDA, J Wainwright 2016 ‘Mixed qualitative-simulation methods: understanding geography through thick and thin’, Progress in Human Geography. doi: 10.1177/0309132515627021

Wainwright J, AJ Parsons, J Cooper, P Gao, J Gillies, L Mao, J Orford, P Knight 2015 ‘The concept of transport capacity and its use in different geomorphic process domains’, Reviews of Geophysics 53, doi: 10.1002/2014RG000474

Parsons AJ, J Cooper, J Wainwright 2015 ‘What is suspended sediment?’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 40, 1417–1420, doi: 10.1002/esp.3730

Parsons AJ, LJ Bracken, R Poeppl, J Wainwright, S Keesstra 2015 ‘Introduction to special issue on connectivity in water and sediment dynamics’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 40, 1275–1277, doi: 10.1002/esp.3714.

Bracken LJ, L Turnbull, J Wainwright, P Bogaart 2015 ‘Sediment connectivity: a framework for understanding sediment transfer at multiple scales’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 40, 177–188, doi: 10.1002/esp.3635.

Okin GS, M Moreno-de las Heras, PM Saco, HL Throop, ER Vivoni, AJ Parsons, J Wainwright, DPC Peters 2015 ‘Connectivity in dryland landscape: shifting concepts of spatial interactions’. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment 13(1), 20–27, doi:10.1890/140163.

Moreno-de las Heras M, R Diaz-Sierra, L Turnbull, J Wainwright 2015 ‘Assessing vegetation structure and ANPP dynamics in a grassland-shrubland Chihuahuan ecotone using NDVI-rainfall relationships’, Biogeosciences 12, 1-19, doi: 10.5194/bg-12-1-2015.

Parsons AJ, Y Onda, T Noguchi, J Patin, J Cooper, J Wainwright, N Sakai  2014 ‘The use of RFID in soil-erosion research’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 39, 1563–1704. doi: 10.1002/esp.3628.

Stewart, J, AJ Parsons, J Wainwright, GS Okin, B Bestelmeyer, E. Fredrickson and WH Schlesinger 2014 ‘Modelling emergent patterns of dynamic desert ecosystems as a function of changing landscape connectivity’, Ecological Monographs 84, 373–410. doi: 10.1890/12-1253.1

Long EJ, GK Hargrave, JR Cooper, BGB Kitchener, AJ Parsons, C Hewett and J Wainwright 2014  ‘Experimental investigation into the impact of a liquid droplet onto a granular bed using 3D, time-resolved, particle tracking’. Physical Review E 89, 032201. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.89.032201.

Brazier, RE, L Turnbull, J Wainwright and R Bol 2014 ‘Quantifying carbon loss by water erosion across a semi-arid grass to shrub transition’, Hydrological Processes 28, 2212–2222. doi: 10.1002/hyp.9741

Yu, Y, AJ Parsons, J Wainwright, C Prell and K. Hubacek 2013 ‘Perceptions of desert landscape: a case study in Southern New Mexico’. Area 45, 459–468. doi: 10.1111/area.12042.

Brown AG, S Tooth, RC Chiverrell, J Rose, DSG Thomas, J Wainwright, JE Bullard, V Thorndycraft, R Aalto, P Downs 2013 ‘ESEX COMMENTARY. The Anthropocene: is there a geomorphological case?’ Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 38, 431–434. doi: 10.1002/esp.3368

Bracken, LJ, J Wainwright, G Ali, D Tetzlaff  MW Smith, S Reaney and A Roy 2013 ‘Concepts of hydrological connectivity: research approaches, pathways and future agendas’, Earth-Science Reviews 119, 17–34. doi: 10.1016/j.earscirev.2013.02.001.

Turnbull, L, AJ Parsons, J Wainwright and J Anderson 2013 ‘Rainfall variability and runoff responses in creosotebush shrubland’, Journal of Arid Environments 91, 88–94. doi: 10.1016/j.jaridenv.2012.12.002.

McGough, AS, S Liang, D Maddy, M Rapoportas, A Trueman and J Wainwright 2012 ‘Highly parallel landscape-evolution modelling using GPGPUs’, IEEE High-Performance Computing 2012.

Cooper, JR, J Wainwright, AJ Parsons, Y Onda, T Fukuwara, E Obana, B Kitchener, EJ Long and GH Hargrave 2012 ‘A new approach for simulating the redistribution of soil particles by water erosion: a marker-in-cell model’, Journal of Geophysical Research – Earth Surface 117, F04027, doi: 10.1029/2012JF002499

Michaelides, K, Lister, D, J Wainwright and AJ Parsons 2012 ‘Linking runoff and erosion dynamics to nutrient fluxes in a degrading dryland landscape’, Journal of Geophysical Research – Biogeosciences 117, G00N15, doi: 10.1029/2012JG002071

Wilcox, BP, L Turnbull, M Young, CJ Williams, S Ravi, MS Seyfried, DR Bowling, RL Scott, MJ Germino, TG Caldwell and J Wainwright 2012 ‘Invasion of shrublands by exotic grasses: ecohydrological consequences in cold versus warm deserts’, Ecohydrology 5, 160–173. doi: 10.1002/eco.247.

Turnbull, L, BP Wilcox, J Belnap, S Ravi, P D’Odorico, D Childers, W Gwenzi, GS Okin, J Wainwright, K Caylor and T Sankey 2012 ‘Understanding the role of ecohydrological feedbacks in ecosystem-state change in drylands’, Ecohydrology 5, 174–183. doi: 10.1002/eco.265.

Lexartza Artza, I and J Wainwright 2011 ‘Making connections: changing sediment sources and sinks in an upland catchment’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 36, 1090–1104. doi: 10.1002/esp.2134.

Wainwright, J, TG Ibrahim, I Lexartza-Artza, L Turnbull, SF Thornton and RE Brazier  2011 ‘Linking environmental régimes, space and time: interpretations of structural and functional connectivity’. Geomorphology 126, 387–404. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2010.07.027

Wheaton, JM, C Gibbins, J Wainwright, L Larsen, B McElroy 2011 ‘Preface: multiscale feedbacks in ecogeomorphology’, Geomorphology 126, 265–268. doi: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2011.01.002

Turnbull, L, J Wainwright and RE Brazier 2011 ‘Nitrogen and phosphorus dynamics during runoff events over a transition from grassland to shrubland in the south-western United States’. Hydrological Processes 25, 1–17. doi: 10.1002/hyp.7806

Turnbull, L, J Wainwright, RE Brazier and R Bol 2010 ‘Biotic and abiotic changes in ecosystem structure over a shrub-encroachment gradient in the southwestern USA’. Ecosystems 13, 1239–1255. doi: 10.1007/s10021-010-9384-8.

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright, T Furukawa and Y Onda 2010 ‘Using sediment travel distance to estimate medium-term erosion rates: a sixteen-year record’. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 35, 1694–1700. doi: 10.1002/esp.2011.

Pasquini, L, C Twyman and J Wainwright 2010 ‘Towards a more integrated approach for blending social and biophysical attributes in conservation planning: a case-study of privately-conserved lands’, Environmental Management 46, 659–670. doi: 10.1007/s00267-010-9548-5.

Bateman, MD, G Ayala, J Wainwright 2010 ‘Guest Editorial: Sheffield 2009—From Landscape to Laboratory and Back Again’, Geoarchaeology 25, 671–674. doi: 10.1002/gea.20336.

Ibrahim, TG, SF Thornton and J Wainwright 2010 ‘Interplay of geomorphic and hydrogeologic features at reach and channel unit-scales on riverbed hydrology and hydrochemistry: a conceptual model in the Lower Coal Measures, South Yorkshire, UK’, Hydrogeology Journal 18, 1391–1411. doi: 10.1007/s10040-010-0623-z

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons, EN Müller, RE Brazier and DM Powell 2010 ‘Standing proud: a response to “Soil-erosion models: where do we really stand?” by Smith et al.’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 35, 1349–1356. doi: 10.1002/esp.2047

Turnbull, L, J Wainwright and RE Brazier 2010 ‘Hydrology, erosion and nutrient transfers over a transition from semi-arid grassland to shrubland in the South-Western USA: a modelling assessment’. Journal of Hydrology 388, 258–272, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2010.05.005.

Wainwright, J and AJ Parsons 2010 ‘Classics in physical geography revisited. Thornes, J.B. 1985: The ecology of erosion.  Geography 70, 222–235.’, Progress in Physical Geography 34(3), 399–408. doi: 10.1177/0309133310367548.

Wainwright, J and JDA Millington 2010 ‘Mind, the gap in landscape-evolution modelling’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 35, 842–855. doi: 10.1002/esp.2008

Pasquini, L, RM Cowling, C Twyman and J Wainwright 2010 ‘Devising appropriate policies and instruments in support of private conservation areas: lessons learnt from the Klein Karoo, South Africa’, Conservation Biology 24, 470–478. doi: 10.1111/j.1523-1739.2009.01344.x

Turnbull, L, J Wainwright and RE Brazier 2010 ‘Changes in hydrology and erosion over a transition from grassland to shrubland’. Hydrological Processes 24, 393–414. doi: 10.1002/hyp.7806

Lexartza-Artza, I and J Wainwright 2009 ‘Hydrological connectivity: linking concepts with practical implications’, Catena 79, 146–152. doi: 10.1016/j.catena.2009.07.001.

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons, EN Müller, RE Brazier and DM Powell 2009 ‘Response to Kinnell’s “Comment on ‘A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates: 3. Evaluating scaling characteristics of Mahleran’”’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34, 1320–1321.

Lister, D, K Michaelides, J Wainwright and AJ Parsons  2009 ‘Controls on small-scale runoff and erosion dynamics in different vegetation communities in a dryland environment’, Hydrological Processes 23, 1617–1630.

Millington, JDA, J Wainwright, GLW Perry, R Romero Calcerrada and BD Malamud 2009 ‘Modelling Mediterranean landscape succession-disturbance dynamics: a landscape fire-succession model’, Environmental Modelling and Software 24, 1196–1208.

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons, EN Müller, RE Brazier and DM Powell 2009 ‘Response to Hairsine’s and Sander’s “Comment on ‘A transport-distance based approach to scaling erosion rates:’ Parts 1, 2 and 3 by Wainwright et al.”’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 34, 886–890, DOI: 10.1002/esp.1781.

Okin, GS, AJ Parsons, J Wainwright, JE Herrick, BT Bestelmeyer, DPC Peters and EL Fredrickson 2009 ‘Do changes in connectivity explain desertification?’, BioScience 59, 237–244.

Millington, JDA, R Romero Calcerrada, J Wainwright and GLW Perry 2008 ‘An agent-based model of Mediterranean agricultural land-use/cover change for examining wildfire risk’, Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation 11, no. 4, 4. <http://jasss.soc.surrey.ac.uk/11/4/4.html>

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright, RE Brazier and DM Powell 2008 ‘Scale relationships in hillslope runoff and erosion. Reply’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 33, 1637–1638. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1628.

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright, RE Brazier and DM Powell 2008 ‘Is sediment delivery a fallacy? Reply’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 33, 1360–1361. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1627.

Turnbull, L, RE Brazier, J Wainwright, E Dixon and R Bol 2008 ‘Use of carbon isotope analysis to understand soil erosion dynamics and long-term semi-arid land degradation’, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 22, 1697–1702.

Turnbull, L, J Wainwright and RE Brazier 2008 ‘A conceptual framework for understanding semi-arid land degradation: ecohydrological interactions across multiple-space and time scales’, Ecohydrology 1, 23–34, DOI: 10.1002/eco.4.

Müller, EN, J Wainwright and AJ Parsons 2008 ‘Spatial variability of soil and nutrient parameters within grasslands and shrublands of a semi-arid environment, Jornada Basin, New Mexico’, Ecohydrology 1, 3–12, DOI: 10.1002/eco.1.

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons, EN Müller, RE Brazier, DM Powell and B Fenti 2008 ‘A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates:  3. Evaluating scaling characteristics of MAHLERAN’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 33, 1113–1128, DOI: 10.1002/esp.1622

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons, EN Müller, RE Brazier, DM Powell and B Fenti 2008 ‘A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates:  2. Sensitivity and evaluation of MAHLERAN’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 33, 962–984. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1623

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons, EN Müller, RE Brazier, DM Powell and B Fenti 2008 ‘A transport-distance approach to scaling erosion rates:  1. background and model development’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 33, 813–826. DOI: 10.1002/esp.1624

Tatard, L, O Planchon, J Wainwright, G Nord, D Favis-Mortlock, N Silvera, O Ribolzi, M Esteves and C-H Huang 2008 ‘Measurement and modelling of high-resolution flow-velocity data under simulated rainfall on a low-slope sandy soil’, Journal of Hydrology 348, 1–12. doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2007.07.016.

Michaelides, K and J Wainwright 2008 ‘Internal testing of a numerical model of hillslope-channel coupling using laboratory-flume experiments’, Hydrological Processes 22, 2274–2291. Doi: 10.1002/hyp.6823.

Müller, EN, J Wainwright and AJ Parsons 2007 ‘The stability of vegetation boundaries and the propagation of desertification in the American Southwest: a modelling approach’, Ecological Modelling 208, 91–101.

Müller, EN, J Wainwright and AJ Parsons 2007 ‘The impact of connectivity on the modelling of water fluxes in semi-arid shrubland environments’, Water Resources Research 43, W09412, doi:10.1029/2006WR005006.

Powell, DM, RE Brazier, AJ Parsons, J Wainwright and M Nichols  2007 ‘Sediment transfer and storage in dryland headwater streams’, Geomorphology 88, 152–166.

Vafeidis, AT, NA Drake and J Wainwright 2007 ‘A proposed method for modelling the hydrologic response of catchments to burning with the use of remote sensing and GIS’, Catena 70, 396–409. Doi: 10.1016/j.catena.2006.11.008

Brazier, RE, AJ Parsons, J Wainwright, DM Powell and WH Schlesinger 2007 ‘Upscaling understanding of nutrient dynamics associated with overland flow in a semi-arid environment’, Biogeochemistry 82, 265–278. Doi: 10.1007/s10533-007-9070-x

Wainwright, J 2007 ‘Can modelling enable us to understand the rôle of humans in landscape evolution?’, Geoforum 39, 659–674, Doi: 10.1016/j.geoforum.2006.09.011

Parsons, AJ, RE Brazier and J Wainwright 2006 ‘A conceptual model for sediment and nutrient fluxes from rural land’, International Journal of Biodiversity Science and Management 2, 1–3.

Parsons, AJ, RE Brazier, J Wainwright and DM Powell 2006 ‘Scale relationships in hillslope runoff and erosion’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 31, 1384–1393.

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright, RE Brazier and DM Powell  2006 ‘Is sediment delivery a fallacy?’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 31, 1325–1328.

Powell, DM, RE Brazier, J Wainwright, AJ Parsons and M Nichols 2006 ‘Spatial patterns of scour and fill in dryland sand bed streams’, Water Resources Research 42, W08412, doi:10.1029/2005WR004516.

Malam Issa, O, Y Le Bissonnais, O Planchon, D Favis-Mortlock, N Silvera and J Wainwright 2006 ‘Soil detachment and transport on field- and laboratory-scale interrill areas: erosion processes and the size-selectivity of eroded sediment’,  Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 31, 929–939.

Bracken, LJ and J Wainwright 2006 ‘Geomorphological equilibrium: myth and metaphor?’, Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers NS 31, 167–178.

Wainwright, J  2006 ‘Degrees of separation: hillslope-channel coupling and the limits of palaeohydrological reconstruction’, Catena 66, 93–106.

Parsons, AJ and J Wainwright  2006 ‘Depth distribution of interrill overland flow and the formation of rills’, Hydrological Processes 20, 1511–1523.

Wainwright, J, N Mathys and M Esteves 2006 ‘Editorial: Gully erosion in mountain areas: processes, measurement, modelling and regionalization’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 31, 133–134.

Rango, A, S Tartowski, A Laliberte, J Wainwright and AJ Parsons 2006 ‘Islands of hydrologically enhanced biotic productivity in natural and managed arid ecosystems’, Journal of Arid Environments 65, 235–252.

Wainwright, J 2005 ‘Climate and climatological variations in the Jornada Experimental Range and neighbouring areas of the US Southwest’, Advances in Environmental Monitoring and Modelling 2, 39–110.

Planchon, O, N Silvera, R Gimenez, D Favis-Mortlock, J Wainwright, Y Le Bissonnais and G Govers 2005 ‘An automated salt-tracing gauge for flow-velocity estimation’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 30, 833–844.

Powell, DM, RE Brazier, J Wainwright, AJ Parsons and J Kaduk 2005 ‘Stream-bed scour and fill in low-order dryland channels’, Water Resources Research 41, W05019, doi:10.1029/2004WR003662.

Wainwright, J  2004 ‘History and evolution of Mediterranean desertification’, Advances in Environmental Monitoring and Modelling 1 (4), 1–87.

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright, DM Powell, J Kaduk and RE Brazier  2004 ‘A conceptual model for understanding and predicting erosion by water’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 29 (10), 1293–1302.

Abrahams, AD, AJ Parsons and J Wainwright 2003 ‘Disposition of stemflow under creosotebush’, Hydrological Processes 17(13), 2555–2566.

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright, WH Schlesinger and AD Abrahams 2003 ‘Sediment and nutrient transport by overland flow in mesquite nabkha, southern New Mexico’, Journal of Arid Environments 53, 61–71.

Wainwright, J and AJ Parsons 2002 ‘The effect of temporal variations in rainfall on scale dependency in runoff coefficients’, Water Resources Research 38(12), 1271. Doi: 10.1029/2000WR000188.

Michaelides, K and J Wainwright 2002 ‘Modelling the effects of hillslope-channel coupling on catchment hydrological response’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 27, 1441–1458.

Wainwright, J, A Calvo Cases, J Puigdefábregas and K Michaelides  2002 ‘Editorial: Special Issue “Linking Sediment Delivery from Hillslope to Catchment Scale”’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 27, 1363–1364.

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons, WH Schlesinger and AD Abrahams 2002 ‘Hydrology–vegetation interactions in areas of discontinuous flow on a semi-arid bajada, southern New Mexico’, Journal of Arid Environments 51, 319–330.

Zhang, X, NA Drake and J Wainwright 2002 ‘Scaling land-surface parameters for global scale soil-erosion estimation’, Water Resources Research 38(10), 1180. Doi: 10.1029/2001WR000356.

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons and AD Abrahams 2000 ‘Plot-scale studies of vegetation, overland flow and erosion interactions: case studies from Arizona and New Mexico’, Hydrological Processes 14, 2921–2943.

Zhang, X, NA Drake, J Wainwright and M Mulligan 1999 ‘Comparison of slope estimates from low resolution DEMs: scaling issues and a fractal method for their solution’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 24, 763–779.

Schlesinger, WH, AD Abrahams, AJ Parsons and J Wainwright 1999 ‘Nutrient losses in runoff from grassland and shrubland habitats in Southern New Mexico: I. rainfall simulation experiments’, Biogeochemistry 45, 21–34.

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright, PM Stone and AD Abrahams 1999 ‘Transmission losses in rills on dryland hillslopes’, Hydrological Processes 13, 2897–2905.

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons and AD Abrahams 1999 ‘Rainfall energy under creosotebush’, Journal of Arid Environments 43, 111–120.

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons and AD Abrahams 1999 ‘Field and computer simulation experiments on the formation of desert pavement’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 24, 1025–1037.

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright, AD Abrahams and JR Simanton 1997 ‘Distributed dynamic modelling of interrill overland flow’, Hydrological Processes 11, 1833–1859.

Parsons, AJ, AD Abrahams and J Wainwright 1996 ‘Responses of interrill runoff and erosion rates to vegetation change in Southern Arizona’, Geomorphology 14, 311–317.

Wainwright, J 1996 ‘A comparison of the infiltration, runoff and erosion characteristics of two contrasting ‘badland’ areas in S. France’, Zeitschrift für Geomorphologie Supplementband 106, 183–198.

Wainwright, J 1996 ‘Infiltration, runoff and erosion characteristics of agricultural land in extreme storm events, SE France’, Catena 26, 27–47.

Abrahams, AD, AJ Parsons and J Wainwright 1995 ‘Effects of vegetation change on  interrill runoff and erosion, Southern Arizona’, Geomorphology 13, 37–48.

Abrahams, AD, AJ Parsons and J Wainwright 1995 ‘Controls and determination of resistance to overland flow on semiarid hillslopes, Walnut Gulch’, Journal of Soil and Water Conservation 50, 457–460.

Wainwright, J, AJ Parsons and AD Abrahams 1995 ‘Simulation of raindrop erosion and the development of desert pavements’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 20, 277–291.

Parsons, AJ, AD Abrahams and J Wainwright 1994 ‘On determining resistance to interrill overland flow’, Water Resources Research 30, 3515–3521.

Parsons, AJ, AD Abrahams and J Wainwright 1994 ‘Rainsplash and erosion rates in an interrill area on semi-arid grassland, Southern Arizona’, Catena 22, 215–226.

Abrahams, AD, AJ Parsons and J Wainwright 1994 ‘Resistance to overland flow on semiarid grassland and shrubland hillslopes, Walnut Gulch, Southern Arizona’, Journal of Hydrology 156, 431–446.

Wainwright, J 1994 ‘Erosion of archæological sites: implications of a site simulation model’, Geoarchaeology 9, 173–202.

Parsons, AJ, J Wainwright and AD Abrahams 1993 ‘Tracing sediment movement on semi-arid grassland using magnetic susceptibility’, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms 18, 721–732.

Harrison, RJ and J Wainwright 1991 ‘Dating the Bronze Age in Spain. A refined chronology for the high‑altitude settlement of El Castillo (Frías de Albarracín, Prov. Teruel)’, Oxford Journal of Archæology 10, 261–268.