Peer-reviewed journal papers

Articles in review

  1. Sobhi Gollo, V., Schmidt, B.B., Hansen, C., Shokri, N. (2024). Revitalizing Water Resources: Sustainable Restoration of Low-Quality Groundwater through Aquifer Storage and Recovery (in review)

  2. Nevermann, H., Aminzadeh, M., Madani, K., Shokri, N. (2024). A global perspective on dam reservoir evaporation with water management implication in water-stressed regions (in review)

  3. Nevermann, H., Madani, K., Shokri, N. (2024). Fighting over water while losing it through evaporation: The Case of Iran-Afghanistan (in review)

  4. Shokri, N., Aminzadeh, M., Flury, M., Jin, Y., Matin, M., Panagos, P., Razavi, B.S., Robinson, D.A., Smith, P., Todd-Brown, K., Toth, G., Zarei, A., Madani, K. (2024), Sustainability Nexus AID: Soil Health (in review)

  5. Shokri, N., Hassani, A.H., Sahimi, M., (2024), Soil Salinization from Pore to Global Scale: Mechanisms, Recent Advances and Future Outlook, Reviews of Geophysics (in review)

  6. Hanf, F.S., Ament, F., Boettcher, M., […], Shokri, N., Sillmann, J., Vogelbacher, A., von Szombathely, M., Wickel, M. (2024), Towards a socio-ecological system understanding of urban flood risk under climate change: Barriers to adaptation in cities (in review)

  7. Bakhshian, S., Zarepakzad, N., Nevermann, H., Hohenegger, C., Or, D., Shokri, N. (2024). Field-Scale Soil Moisture Dynamics Predicted By Deep Learning (in review)

  8. Shah, T.M., Jannesarahmadi, S, Shokri-Kuehni, S., Ellinger, D, Brose, A., Or, D., Shokri, N. (2024), Research-based learning approaches for teaching microplastics effects on soil processes (in review)

Published articles

  1. Hassani, A., Smith, P., Shokri, N. (2024). Negative Correlation between Soil Salinity and Soil Organic Carbon Variability, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. (Accepted)

  2. Sobhi Gollo, V., González, E., Elbracht, J., Fröhle, P., Shokri, N. (2024). Soil salinization due to saltwater intrusion in coastal regions: The role of soil characteristics and heterogeneity, InterPore J. (Accepted)

  3. Aminzadeh, M., Friedrich, N., Narayanaswamy, S.G., Madani, M. Shokri, N. (2024). Evaporation loss from small agricultural reservoirs: An overlooked component of water accounting, Earth’s Future, 12, e2023EF004050,

  4. DDavydzenka, T., Tahmasebi, P., Shokri, N. (2024), Unveiling the Global Extent of Land Subsidence: The Sinking Crisis, Geophys. Res. Lett., 51, e2023GL104497,

  5. Vogelbacher, A., Aminzadeh, M., Madani,K., Shokri, N. (2024). An analytical framework to investigate groundwater‐
    atmosphere interactions influenced by soil properties. Water Resources Research, 60,

  6. Hohenegger, C., Ament, F., Beyrich, F., […], Shokri, N., […], Wolz, K. (2023). FESSTVaL: the Field Experiment on Submesosale Saptio-Temporal Variability in Lindenberg, Bull. Am. Meteorol. Soc., 104 (10), E1875-E1892,

  7. Aminzadeh, M., Or, D., Stevens, B., AghaKouchak, A., Shokri, N. (2023). Upper bounds of maximum land surface temperatures in a warming climate and limits to plant growth. Earth's Future, 11, e2023EF003755,

  8. Sepehrnia, N., Gorakifard, M., Hallett, P.D., Hajabbasi, M.A., Shokri, N., Coyne, M. (2023). Contrasting transport and fate of hydrophilic and hydrophobic bacteria in wettable and water-repellent porous media: straining or attachment?, Colloids Surf. B: Biointerfaces, 228, 113433,

  9. Bakhshian, S., Rabbani, H., Shokri, N. (2023). Wettability Effects on Two-Phase Flow in Heterogeneous Porous Media. In: Médici, E.F., Otero, A.D. (eds) Album of Porous Media. Springer, Cham.,

  10. Dittrich, G., de Souza e Silva, J.M., de Oliveira, C.S., Bakshian, S., Kityk, A.V., Steinhart, M., Enke, D., Wehrspohn, R., Shokri, N., Huber, P. (2023). Capillary Rise of Water in Nanoporous Glass as Revealed by X-ray Tomography-Based Lattice-Boltzmann Simulations. In: Médici, E.F., Otero, A.D. (eds) Album of Porous Media. Springer, Cham.,

  11. Nooraiepour, M., Masoudi, M., Shokri, N., Hellevang, H. (2023). Nucleation and Crystal Growth on the Secondary Substrate. In: Médici, E.F., Otero, A.D. (eds) Album of Porous Media. Springer, Cham.,

  12. Jafarian, K., Kayhania, M.H., Nazari, M., Ghorbanbakhsh, B., Shokri, N. (2023), WAG injection in porous media: A microfluidic analysis, Chem. Eng. Res. Des., 193, 649-659,

  13. Nevermann, H., AghaKouchak, A., Shokri, N. (2023). Sea level rise implications on future inland migration of coastal wetlands, Glob. Ecol. Conserv., 43, e02421,

  14. Pak, T., Rabbani, H., Raeini, A., Shokri, N. (2023), Effects of pore-morphology on multiphase fluid displacement in porous media – A high resolution modelling investigation, ACS Omega, 8, 4, 3889–3895,

  15. Nevermann, H., Gomez, J.N.B., Fröhle, P., Shokri, N. (2023), Land loss implications of sea level rise along the coastline of Colombia under different climate change scenarios, Clim. Risk Manag., 39, 100470,

  16. Jannesarahmadi, S.; Aminzadeh, M., Raga, R., Shokri, N. (2023), Effects of microplastics on evaporation dynamics in porous media, Chemosphere, 311, 137023,

  17. Shokri, N., Stevens, B., Madani, K., Grabe, J., Schlüter, M., Smirnova, I. (2023), Climate Informed Engineering: An essential pillar of Industry 4.0 transformation, ACS Eng. Au, 3, 1, 3–6,

  18. Mahdaviara, M., Sharifi, M., Bakhshian, B., Shokri, N. (2022), Prediction of Spontaneous Imbibition in Porous Media Using Deep and Ensemble Learning Techniques, Fuel, 329, 125349,

  19. Shojaei, M.J., Or, D., Shokri, N. (2022), Localized delivery of liquid fertilizer in coarse textured soils using foam as carrier, Trans. Porous Med.,

  20. Vorhauer-Huget, N., Shokri, N. (2022), 30 years of pore network modeling in drying, Dry. Technol., 40:4, 689-690,

  21. Alexander, S., Barron, A.R., Denkov, N., Grassia, P., Kiani, S., Sagisaka, M., Shojaei, M.J., Shokri, N. (2022). Foam generation and stability: Role of surfactant structure and asphaltene aggregates, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 61, 1, 372–381,

  22. Shih, Y.H., Huang, Q.Z., Lamorski, K., Hsu1, S.Y., Hu, M.C., Tsao, C.W., Sławiński, C., Shokri, N. (2022), Euler Characteristic during Drying of Porous Media, Dry. Technol., 40:4, 781-795,

  23. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Sahimi, M., Shokri, N. (2022), A personal perspective on prediction of saline water evaporation from porous media, Drying Technology, 40 (4), 691-696,

  24. Hassani, A., Azapagic, A., Shokri, N. (2021). Global Predictions of Primary Soil Salinization Under Changing Climate in the 21st Century, Nat. Commun., 12, 6663.

  25. Nooraiepour, M., Masoudi, M., Shokri, N., Hellevang, H. (2021), Probabilistic Nucleation and Crystal Growth in Porous Medium: New Insights from Calcium Carbonate Precipitation on Primary and Secondary Substrates, ACS Omega, 6, 42, 28072–28083,

  26. Bakhshian, S., Rabbani, H.S., Shokri, N. (2021). Physics-driven investigation of wettability effects on two-phase flow in natural porous media: Recent advances, new insights, and future perspectives, Transp. Porous Med., 140, 85–106,

  27. Shojaei, M.J., Meheust, Y., Osman, A., Grassia, P.,  Shokri, N. (2021). Combined Effects of Nanoparticles and Surfactants upon Foam Stability, Chem. Eng. Sci., 238, 116601,

  28. Hassani, A., Azapagic, A., Shokri, N. (2020). Predicting Long-term Dynamics of Soil Salinity and Sodicity on a Global Scale, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 117(52), 33017-33027,

  29. Osman, A., Goehring, L., Stitt, H., Shokri, N. (2020). Controlling the drying-induced peeling of colloidal films, Soft Matter, 16, 8345 - 8351,

  30. Bakhshian, S., Rabbani, H.S., Hosseini, S.A., Shokri, N. (2020). New Insights into Complex Interactions Between Heterogeneity and Wettability Influencing Two-Phase Flow in Porous Media. Geophys. Res. Lett., 47, e2020GL088187,​​​

  31. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Raaijmakers, B., Kurz, T., Or, D., Helmig, R., Shokri, N. (2020). Water Table Depth and Soil Salinization: From Pore-Scale Processes to Field-Scale Responses. Water Resour. Res., 56, e2019WR026707, 

  32. Hassani, A., Azapagic, A., D'Odorico, P., Keshmiri, A., Shokri, N. (2020). Desiccation crisis of saline lakes: A new decision-support framework for building resilience to climate change. Science of the Total Environment, 703, 134718,

  33. Akbarzadeh, M., Rashidi, S., Keshmiri, A., Shokri, N. (2020). The Optimum Position of Porous Insert for a Double-Pipe Heat Exchanger Based on Entropy Generation and Thermal Analysis. J. Therm. Anal. Calorim., 139, 411–426,

  34. Dashtian, H., Shokri, N., Sahimi, M. (2019). Pore-network simulation of drying of heterogeneous and stratified porous media. in Y. Mahmoudi, K. Hooman, K. Vafai (eds.) Convective Heat Transfer in Porous Media, CRC Press/Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, Florida, pp. 87-101,

  35. Shojaei, M.J, Rodriguez de Castro, A., Meheust, Y., Shokri, N. (2019). Dynamics of foam flow in a rock fracture: Effects of aperture variation on apparent shear viscosity and bubble morphology. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 552, 15, 464-475,

  36. Shokri, N., Prat, M., Coussot, P. (2019). Saline Water Evaporation from Porous Media. Trans. Porous Med., 128(3), 857-859,

  37. Bakhshian, S., Hosseini, S.A., Shokri, N. (2019). Pore-scale characteristics of multiphase flow in heterogeneous porous media using the lattice Boltzmann method. Sci. Rep., 9, 3377, London: Nature Publishing Group,

  38. Guo, J., Chen, M., Huang, Y., Shokri, N. (2019). Salinity effects on ultrasound-assisted hot air drying kinetics of sewage sludge. Thermochim Acta., 678, 178298,

  39. Aboufoul, M., Shokri, N., Saleh, E., Tuck, C., Garcia, A. (2019). Dynamics of water evaporation from 3D printed porous asphalt. Constr. Build. Mater., 202, 406-414,

  40. Shojaei, M.J, Osei-Bonsu, K., Richman, S., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2019). Foam Stability Influenced by Displaced Fluids and by Pore Size of Porous Media. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 58 (2), 1068–1074,

  41. Shokri, N. (2019). Comment on "Analytical estimation show low depth-independent water loss due to vapor flux from deep aquifers by John S. Selker [2017]”. Water Resour. Res., 55, 1730–1733.

  42. Osman, A., Leaper, S., Sreepal, V., Gorgojo, P., Stitt, H., Shokri, N. (2019). Dynamics of Salt Precipitation on Graphene Oxide Membranes. Crystal Growth & Design, 19 (1), 498–505,

  43. Rabbani, H.S., Zhao, B., Juanes, R., Shokri, N. (2018). Pore geometry control of apparent wetting in porous media. Sci. Rep., 8, 15729, London: Nature Publishing Group,

  44. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Bergstad, M., Sahimi, M., Webb, C., Shokri, N. (2018). Iodine k-edge dual energy imaging reveals the influence of particle size distribution on solute transport in drying porous media. Sci. Rep., 10, 10731, London: Nature Publishing Group,

  45. Osman, A., Shahidzadeh, N., Stitt, H., Shokri, N. (2018). Morphological transformations during drying of surfactant-nanofluid droplets. J. Ind. Eng. Chem., 67(25), 92-95,

  46. Osei-Bonsu, K., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2018). Effects of pore geometry on dynamics of flowing foam in porous media. Trans. Porous Med., 124(3), 903–917.

  47. Shojaei, M.J., Osei-Bonsu,K., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2018). Foam Flow Investigation in 3D-Printed Porous Media: Fingering and Gravitational Effects. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 57, 21, 7275-7281,

  48. Rabbani, H.S., Or, D., Liu, Y., Lai, C.-Y., Lu, N., Datta, S.S., Stone, H.A., Shokri, N.  (2018). Suppressing viscous fingering in structured porous media. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 115(19), 4833-4838,

  49. Leaper, S., Abdel-Karim, A., Faki, B., Luque-Alled, J.M., Alberto, M., Vijayaraghavan, A., Holmes, S.M., Shokri, N., Gorgojo, P. (2018). Flux-enhanced PVDF mixed matrix membranes incorporating APTS-functionalized graphene oxide for membrane distillation. J. Membr. Sci., 554, 309-323,

  50. Dashtian, H., Shokri, N., Sahimi, M. (2018). Pore-network model of evaporation-induced salt precipitation in porous media: the effect of correlations and heterogeneity. Adv. Water Resour., 112, 59-71,

  51. Osman, A., Goehring, L., Patti, A., Stitt, H., Shokri, N. (2017). Fundamental investigation of the drying of solid suspensions. Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. 56(37), 10506-10513,

  52. Lacey, M., Hollis, C., Oostrom, M., Shokri, N. (2017). Effects of pore and grain size on dynamics of immiscible two-phase flow in porous media delineated by micromodels. Energy & Fuels. 31(9), 9026-9034,

  53. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Vetter, T., Webb, C., Shokri, N. (2017). New insights into saline water evaporation from porous media: Complex interaction between evaporation rates, precipitation and surface temperature. Geophys. Res. Lett., 44, 5504-5510,

  54. Rabbani, H., Joekar-Niasar, V., Pak, T., Shokri, N. (2017). New insights on the complex physics of two-phase flow in porous media under intermediate-wet conditions. Sci. Rep., 7, 4584, London: Nature Publishing Group,

  55. Shokri-Kuehni, S.M.S., Norouzirad, M., Webb, C., Shokri, N. (2017). Impact of type of salt and ambient conditions on saline water evaporation from porous media. Adv. Water Resour., 105, 154-161,

  56. Osei-Bonsu, K., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2017). Relationship between bulk foam stability, surfactant formulation and oil displacement efficiency in porous media. Fuel, 203, 403-410,

  57. Osei-Bonsu, K., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2017). Investigation of foam flow in a 3D printed porous medium in the presence of oil. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 490, 850-858,

  58. Ou, X., Zhang, X., Lowe, T., Blanc, R., Norouzi Rad, M., Wang, Y., Batail, N., Pham, C., Shokri, N., Garforth, A., Withers, P., Fan, X. (2017). X-ray micro computed tomography characterization of cellular SiC foams for their applications in chemical engineering. Materials Characterization, 123, 20–28,

  59. Mas-Hernandez, E., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2016). Modelling foam improved oil recovery within a heterogeneous reservoir. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 510, 43-52,

  60. Shokri Kuehni, S.M.S., Bou-Zeid, E., Webb, C., Shokri, N. (2016). Roof cooling by direct evaporation from a porous roof layer. Energy and Buildings, 127, 521-528,

  61. Bergstad, M., Shokri, N. (2016). Evaporation of NaCl solution from porous media with mixed wettability. Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 4426-4432,

  62. Grassia, P., Torres-Ulloa, C., Berres, S., Mas-Hernandez, E., Shokri, N. (2016). Foam front propagation in anisotropic oil reservoirs. European Physical Journal E, 39 (4), 42,

  63. Jambhekar, V.A., Mejri, E., Schröder, N., Helmig, R., Shokri, N. (2016). Kinetic approach to model reactive transport and mixed salt precipitation in a coupled free-flow-porous-media system. Trans. Porous Med., 114(2), 341-369,

  64. Rabbani, H., Joekar-Niasar, V., Shokri, N. (2016). Effects of intermediate wettability on entry capillary pressure in angular pores. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 473, 34-43,

  65. Rodríguez de Castro, A., Oostrom, M., Shokri, N. (2016). Effects of Shear-thinning Fluids on Residual Oil Formation in Microfluidic Pore Networks. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 472, 34-43,

  66. Keshmiri, A., Osman, K., Benhamadouche, S., Shokri, N. (2016). Assessment of advanced RANS models against large eddy simulation and experimental data in the investigation of ribbed passages with passive heat transfer. Numerical Heat Transfer Part B: Fundamentals, 69(2), 96-110,

  67. Osei-Bonsu, K., Shokri, N., Grassia, P. (2016). Fundamental investigation of foam flow in a liquid-filled Hele-Shaw cell. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 462, 288-296,

  68. Dehghan, M., Valipour, M.S., Keshmiri, A., Saedodin, S., Shokri, N. (2016). On the thermally developing force convection through a porous material under the local thermal non-equilibrium condition: an analytical study. Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 92, 815-823,

  69. Rodríguez de Castro, A., Shokri, N., Karadimitriou, N., Oostrom, M., Joekar-Niasar, V. (2015). Experimental Study on Non-monotonicity of Capillary Desaturation Curves in a Pore-network. Water Resour. Res., 51(10), 8517–8528,

  70. Shokri, N., Or, D., Weisbrod, N., Prat, M. (2015). Drying of porous media. Trans. Porous Med., 110(2), 171-173,

  71. Mas-Hernandez, E., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2015). Foam improved oil recovery: Modelling the effect of an increase in injection pressure. European Physical Journal E, 38, 67,

  72. Osei-Bonsu, K., Shokri, N., Grassia, P. (2015). Foam stability in the presence and absence of hydrocarbons: From bubble-to bulk-scale. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 481, 514–526,

  73. Jambhekar, V.A., Helmig, R., Schroder, N., Shokri, N. (2015). Free-flow-porous-media coupling for evaporation-driven transport and precipitation of salt. Trans. Porous Med., 110(2), 251-280,

  74. Shokri, N., Zhou, P., Keshmiri, A. (2015). Patterns of Desiccation Cracks in Saline Bentonite Layers. Trans. Porous Med., 110(2), 333-344,

  75. Norouzi Rad, M., Shokri, N., Keshmiri, A., Withers, P. (2015). Effects of grain and pore size on salt precipitation during evaporation from porous media: A pore-scale investigation. Trans. Porous Med., 110(2), 281-294, 

  76. Mas-Hernandez, E., Grassia, P., Shokri, N. (2015). Foam improved oil recovery: Foam front displacement in the presence of slumping. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, 473, 123-132,

  77. Keshmiri, A., Uribe, J., Shokri, N. (2015). Benchmarking of Three Different CFD Codes in Simulating Natural, Forced, and Mixed Convection Flows. Numerical Heat Transfer Part A, 67(12), 1324-1351,

  78. Khosravian, H., Joekar-Niasar, V., Shokri, N. (2015). Effects of flow history on oil entrapment in porous media: An experimental study. AIChE J., 61, 1385–1390,

  79. Norouzi Rad, M., Shokri, N. (2014). Effects of grain angularity on NaCl precipitation in porous media during evaporation. Water Resour. Res., 50, 9020-9030,

  80. Grassia, P., Mas-Hernandez, E., Shokri, N., Cox, S.J., Mishuris, G., Rossen, W.R. (2014). Analysis of a Model for Foam Improved Oil Recovery. J. Fluid Mech., 751, 346-405,

  81. DeCarlo, K.F., Shokri, N. (2014). Effects of substrate on cracking patterns and dynamics in desiccating clay layers. Water Resour. Res., 50, 304-3051,

  82. DeCarlo, K.F., Shokri, N. (2014). Salinity effects on cracking morphology and dynamics in 3-D desiccating clays. Water Resour. Res., 50, 3052-3072,

  83. Grapsas, N., Shokri, N. (2014). Acoustic characteristics of fluid interface displacement in drying porous media. Int. J. Multiphas Flow, 62, 30-36,

  84. Shokri, N. (2014). Pore-scale dynamics of salt transport and distribution in drying porous media. Phys. Fluids, 26, 012106,

  85. Norouzi Rad, M., Shokri, N., Sahimi, M. (2013). Pore-scale dynamics of salt precipitation in heterogeneous porous media. Phys. Rev. E, 88, 032404. Selected to be displayed on PRE journal web site as a part of "Kaleidoscope",

  86. Or, D., Lehmann, P., Shahraeeni, E., Shokri, N. (2013). Advances in soil evaporation physics – a review. Vadose Zone J., 12(4),

  87. Rashidi, S., Tamayol, A., Valipour, M.S., Shokri, N. (2013). Fluid flow and forced convection heat transfer around a solid cylinder wrapped with a porous ring. Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 63, 91-100,

  88. Shokri, N., Or, D. (2013). Drying patterns of porous media containing wettability contrasts. J. Colloid Interface Sci., 391, 135-141,

  89. Sadeghi, M., Shokri, N., Jones, S.B. (2012). A novel analytical solution to steady-state evaporation from porous media. Water Resour. Res., 48, W09516,

  90. Shokri, N., Sahimi, M. (2012). The structure of drying fronts in three-dimensional porous media. Phys. Rev. E 85, 066312. Selected to be displayed on PRE journal web site as a part of "Kaleidoscope",

  91. Shokri, N., Sahimi, M., Or, D. (2012). Morphology, propagation, dynamics and scaling characteristics of drying fronts in porous media. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L09401,

  92. Norouzi Rad, M., Shokri, N. (2012). Nonlinear effects of salt concentrations on evaporation from porous media. Geophys. Res. Lett., 39, L04403, 

  93. Shokri, N., Salvucci, G. (2011). Evaporation from porous media in the presence of a water table. Vadose Zone J., 10, 1309-1318,

  94. Shokri, N., Or, D. (2011). What determines drying rates at the onset of diffusion controlled stage-2 evaporation from porous media?. Water Resour. Res., 47, W09513. Cover of Vol. 47 No. 9 of Water Resources Research,

  95. Shokri, N., Or, D. (2010). Comment on “A simple model for describing hydraulic conductivity in unsaturated porous media accounting for film and capillary flow” by A. Peters and W. Durner. Water Resour. Res., 46, W06801,

  96. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2010). Liquid phase continuity and solute concentration dynamics during evaporation from porous media- pore scale processes near vaporization surface. Phys. Rev. E, 81, 046308,

  97. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2010). Evaporation from layered porous media. J. Geophys. Res., 115, B06204,

  98. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2009). Critical evaluation of enhancement factors for vapor transport through unsaturated porous media. Water Resour. Res., 45, W10433,

  99. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2009). Characteristics of evaporation from partially-wettable porous media. Water Resour. Res., 45, W02415,

  100. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Or, D. (2008). Effects of hydrophobic layers on evaporation from porous media. Geophys. Res. Lett., 35, L19407,

  101. Shokri, N., Lehmann, P., Vontobel, P., Or, D. (2008). Drying front and water content dynamics during evaporation from sand delineated by neutron radiography. Water Resour. Res., 44, W06418,

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