Complete List of Publications and Presentations
Journal Articles (30) and Discussions (19)
1.
R. Srivastava and K.G. RangaRaju.
,
Spatially varied flow effects on weir discharge.
Irrigation and Power Journal, Central Board of
Irrigation and Power, 41(4),
1984, pp.403408.
2. K.G. RangaRaju, R. Srivastava, and P.D. Porey. ,
Scale effects in modeling flow over broadcrested
weirs. Irrigation and Power Journal, Central Board of
Irrigation and Power, 47(3),
1990, pp.101106.
3. D.N.
Contractor and R. Srivastava
Simulation of saltwater intrusion in the Northern Guam Lens using
a microcomputer. Journal of Hydrology, 118, 1990, pp.
87106.
4.
Chandra and R. Srivastava.
,
A Boundary Element analysis of axisymmetric upsetting.
Mathematical and Computer Modelling, 15(35), 1991,
pp.8192.
5. R.
Srivastava and T.C.J. Yeh.
,
Analytical solutions for onedimensional, transient
infiltration toward the water table in homogeneous and
layered soils. Water Resources Research, 27(5),
1991, pp.753762.
6. Srivastava
and D.N. Contractor.
,
Efficient evaluation of integrals in 3D Boundary Element
Method using linear shape functions over plane
triangular elements. Applied Mathematical Modelling,
16(6), 1992, pp.282290.
7. P.
Broadbridge, R. Srivastava, and T.C.J. Yeh. ,
Burgers' equation and layered media: Exact
solutions and applications to soilwater flow.
Mathematical and Computer Modeling, 16(11), 1992,
pp.163169.
8.
R. Srivastava and T.C. J. Yeh. ,
A threedimensional numerical model for water flow and
transport of chemically reactive solute through porous
media under variably saturated conditions. Advances in
Water Resources, 15(5),
1992, pp.275287.
9. T.C.J. Yeh, R. Srivastava, A. Guzman, and T. Harter. ,
A numerical model for two dimensional water flow and
chemical transport. Ground Water, 31(4), 634644.
(ERRATA: In Eq. (A6), second line: the exponential
term should be e^(Hz)/2 and “}cos(lambda_n x)” should
be added after sin(lambda_n a)), 1993.
10. T.C.J.
Yeh, A. Guzman, R. Srivastava, and P.E. Gagnard. ,
Numerical simulation of the wicking effect in liner
systems. Ground Water, 32(1), 1994, pp.211.
11. R.
Srivastava and A. GuzmanGuzman.,
Analysis of slopematching methods for aquifer
parameter determination. Ground Water, 32(4), 570575.
Discussion and Reply, 33(3),
1994, pp.506507.
12. R.
Srivastava.
,
Implications of using approximate expressions for the
well function. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage
Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers,
121(6), 459462. Discussion and Reply, 122(6),
1995, pp.364365.
13. R.
Srivastava and A. GuzmanGuzman. ,
Analysis of hydraulic conductivity averaging schemes
for one dimensional steady state unsaturated flow.
Ground Water, 33(6),
1995, pp.946952.
14. R.
Srivastava and M.L. Brusseau. ,
Darcy Velocity Computation in Randomly
Heterogeneous Porous Media. Advances in Water
Resources, 18(4), 1995, pp.191201.
15. T.C.J.
Yeh, A. Guzman, R. Srivastava, P.E. Gagnard, and J.
Kramer. ,
Simulation of the wicking effect in a twolayer soil
liner system. Waste Management and Research, 13(4),
1995, pp.363378.
16. R.
Srivastava and M.L. Brusseau. ,
Nonideal transport of reactive solutes in
heterogeneous porous media: 1. Numerical model
development and moments analysis. Journal of
Contaminant Hydrology, 24(2), 1996, pp.117143.
17. M.L.
Brusseau, Q. Hu and R. Srivastava. ,
Using flow interruption to identify factors causing
nonideal contaminant transport. Journal of Contaminant
Hydrology, 24(4),
1997, pp.205219.
18. M.L.
Brusseau and R. Srivastava.
,
Nonideal transport of reactive solutes in heterogeneous
porous media: 2. Quantitative analysis of the Borden
naturalgradient field experiment. Journal of
Contaminant Hydrology, 28(1/2), 1997, pp.115155.
19. R.
Srivastava and A. GuzmanGuzman. ,
Practical approximations of the well function. Ground
Water, 36(5), 1998, pp.844848. (ERRATA: In Eq. (13), 0.09937 should be
0.009937).
20. M.L.
Brusseau and R. Srivastava (1999). Nonideal transport
of reactive solutes in heterogeneous porous media: 4.
Analysis of the Cape Cod Naturalgradient field
experiment. Water Resources Research, 35(4),
1999, pp.11131125.
21.
R. Srivastava, P.K. Sharma, and M.L. Brusseau. ,
Spatial Moments for Reactive Transport in
Heterogeneous Porous Media. Journal of Hydrologic
Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers,
7(4),
2002, pp.336341.
Errata, 7(6), 449.
22. R.
Srivastava.
,
Aquifer Response to Linearly Varying Stream
Stage,
Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 8(6), 361364. Discussion and
Reply, 11(1),
2003, pp.8485.
23. R.
Srivastava, P.K. Sharma, and M.L. Brusseau. ,
Reactive solute transport in macroscopically
homogeneous porous media: analytical solutions for the
temporal moments.
Journal of Contaminant Hydrology, 69(1/2),
2004, pp.2743.
24. A.D.
Vasudeo and R. Srivastava.
,
Increase in Groundwater Level due to Artificial
Recharge. ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 11(3),
2005, pp.2431.
25. R.
Srivastava.
,
Aquifer Diffusivity
Estimation from response to Stream
Stage Variation,
Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 11(3),
2006, pp.273277.
26. J. Kumar, A. Jain, and R. Srivastava. ,
Neural network based solutions for locating
groundwater pollution sources, Hydrology Journal (IAH),
29(1/2),
2006, pp.5566.
27. S.
A. Kartha and R. Srivastava.
,
Nonideal transport in vadose zone due to leaching from a
landfill,
ISH Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 12,
2006, pp.1220.
28. S.
A. Kartha and R. Srivastava.
,
Effect of Immobile Water Content on Contaminant Transport in
Unsaturated Zone, Journal of Hydroenvironment
Research, 1(34), 2008, pp.206215.
29. S.
A. Kartha and R. Srivastava.
,
Effect of Slow and Fast Moving Liquid Zones on Solute Transport
in Porous Media, Transport in Porous Media, 75(2),
2008, pp.227247.
30. R. K. Singh, B. Sengupta, R. Bali, B.P. Shukla, V.V.S.
Gurunadharao and R. Srivatstava., Identification and
Mapping of Chromium (VI) Plume in Groundwater for
Remediation: A Case Study at Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh.
Journal of the Geological Society of India, 74(1),
2009, pp.4957.
Discussions

R.
Srivastava and D.N. Contractor (1992).
Bedload and suspendedload transport of nonuniform sediments.
Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 118(6), 948949.

R.
Srivastava (1995). Prediction of Deepbedfilter
performance using recursive algorithm. Journal of
Environmental Engineering, American Society of Civil
Engineers, 121(12), 931932.

R.
Srivastava (2003). Integrating Equation of Gradually
Varied Flow, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering,
American Society of Civil Engineers, 129(1), 7778.

R.
Srivastava (2004).
Comparison of Continuous and Cyclic Pumping from a
Well,
Ground Water, 42(3), 457458.

R.
Srivastava (2004). Explicit Estimation of
Aquifer Diffusivity from
Linear Stream Stage,
Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 130(12), 12131214.

R.
Srivastava (2005).
Drawdowns due to IntermittentPumping Cycles,
Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 131(11), 1023.

R.
Srivastava (2006). Exact Solutions for Normal Depth
Problem, Journal of Hydraulic Research, 44(3), 4278.

R.
Srivastava (2006).
Simplified Use of GammaDistribution/ NashModel for
Runoff Modeling,
Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 11(1), 8687.

R.
Srivastava (2006).
Parameter Estimation of Beta Distribution for Unit
Hydrograph Derivation,
Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 11(2), 194196.

R.
Srivastava (2006).
Determination of Length of a Horizontal Drain in
Homogeneous Earth Dams,
Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering,
American Society of Civil Engineers, 132(1), 8889.

R.
Srivastava (2006). Efficient Algorithm for Computing
Einstein Integrals, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering,
American Society of Civil Engineers, 132(3), 336337.
NOTE: in the reply to the discussion, the authors
made a
calculation error and concluded that
the expressions given in the discussion are
inaccurate. The statements made in the discussion
about the accuracy ARE CORRECT.

R.
Srivastava (2006). Exact Solutions for Sequent Depths
Problem, Journal of Irrigation and Drainage
Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers,
132(3), 304.

R.
Srivastava (2006). Ramp Kernels for Aquifer Responses
to Arbitrary Stream Stage, Journal of Irrigation and
Drainage Engineering, American Society of Civil
Engineers, 132(4), 42930.

R.
Srivastava (2006).
Aquifer Parameters Estimation using Artesian Well Test
Data,
Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 11(5), 510.

R.
Srivastava (2006). Master Diagnostic Curve for
Dispersion Coefficient of Soils. Journal of
Environmental Engineering, American Society of Civil
Engineers, 132(9), 10823.

R.
Srivastava (2006). Uniform and Critical Flow
Computations. Journal of Irrigation and Drainage
Engineering, American Society of Civil Engineers,
132(6), 6334.

R.
Srivastava (2007). Exact Equations for Critical Depth
in a Trapezoidal Canal. Journal of Irrigation and
Drainage Engineering, American Society of Civil
Engineers, 133(5), 509.

R.
Srivastava (2008). Diagnostic Curve for Estimating
Soil Dispersivity and Instantaneously Injected Mass.
Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering,
American Society of Civil Engineers, 134(1), 1112.

R.
Srivastava (2009).
Effect of Convergence on Nonlinear Flow in Porous
Media,
Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, American Society of
Civil Engineers, 135(6), 5335.
Conferences (29), Symposia (8), and Technical Reports
(15)

R. Srivastava and K.G. RangaRaju
(1983). Effect of freestream turbulence on
characteristics of a turbulent boundary layer on a
flat plate. Proceedings, Twelfth National Conference
on Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Power, 241‑246, New
Delhi, India.

Garde, R.J., P.K. Pande, G.L.
Asawa, and R. Srivastava (1985). Model studies for the
intake tower in the ash pond of Singrauli thermal
power station, Technical Report, Univ. of Roorkee,
India.

Contractor, D.N., and R.
Srivastava (1989). Calibration of a seawater intrusion
model for the Northern Guam Lens using a
microcomputer, Technical Report, Water & Energy
Research Institute, Guam.

D.N. Contractor and R. Srivastava
(1989). Simulation of saltwater intrusion in an island
aquifer using a microcomputer. Finite Element Analysis
in Fluids, Proceedings, Seventh International
Conference on Finite Element Methods in Flow Problems,
1303‑1310, Alabama.

R. Srivastava and D.N. Contractor
(1990). Boundary element simulation of saltwater
intrusion in an island aquifer. Proceedings,
International Symposium on Tropical Hydrology,
American Water Works Association, 339‑348, San Juan,
Puerto Rico.

R. Srivastava and T.C.J. Yeh
(1990). Convergence and accuracy of numerical
solutions to the Richard's equation. Fall meeting,
American Geophysical Union (AGU), San Francisco, 1990;
Abstract in EOS Trans., AGU, 71(43), 1346.

Yeh, T.C.J., and R. Srivastava
(1990). VSAFT2: Variably saturated flow and transport
in 2dimensions, Technical Report No. HWR 90010,
Univ. of Arizona.

Garde, R.J., P.K. Pande, K.G.
Ranga Raju, G.L. Asawa, R.Srivastava, U.C Kothyari
(1990). Mathematical Modelling of The Morphological
Changes in The River Kosi, Technical Report, Univ. of
Roorkee, India.

R. Srivastava and T.C.J. Yeh
(1991). Finite Element simulation of threedimensional
chemical transport through variably saturated porous
media. Workshop on Characterization of Transport
Phenomena in the Vadose Zone, AGU & Soil Science
Society of America (SSSA), Tucson.

T. Harter, R. Srivastava, and T.C.J.
Yeh (1991). Numerical simulation of flow and transport
in heterogeneous, unsaturated media using stochastic
methods. Workshop on Characterization of Transport
Phenomena in the Vadose Zone, AGU & SSSA, Tucson.

R. Srivastava and T.C.J. Yeh
(1991). Finite Element simulation of threedimensional
flow and transport through variably saturated porous
media using the modified method of characteristics.
Fall meeting, AGU, San Francisco; Abstract in EOS
Trans., 72(44), 169.

T.C.J. Yeh, J. MasPla and R.
Srivastava (1992). A threedimensional numerical model
for transport and fate of chemicals in heterogeneous
media under variably saturated conditions. AGU Western
Pacific Meeting, Hong Kong; Abstract in EOS Trans.,
73(25), 30.

Srivastava and D.N. Contractor
(1992). Numerical simulation of seawater intrusion
into the Guam aquifer using threedimensional Boundary
Integral Equation Method. Abstract in EOS Trans.,
73(25), 31.

Srivastava and T.C.J. Yeh
(1992). Comparison of mixed Finite Element Method and
a sequential solution approach for modeling flow and
transport in variably saturated porous media. Fall
Meeting, AGU, San Francisco; Abstract in EOS Trans.,
73(43), 218.

Guzman,A., R. Srivastava, and M.J.
Sully (1992). Feasibility groundwater study of the
SifOidak District in the Tohono O'Odham Nation,
Technical Report, Natural Resources Consulting
Engineers, Berkley.

Yeh, T.C.J., R. Srivastava, and
A. Guzman (1992). Numerical simulation of the wicking
effect in a twolayer liner, Technical Report, Waste
Management of North America Inc., Chicago.

Yeh, T.C.J., T. Harter, R.
Srivastava, and A. Guzman (1993). Analysis of
Uncertainty in Prediction of Seepage from Waste
Disposal Basins, Technical Report, United States
Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.

M.L. Brusseau, R. Srivastava and
L. Xu (1993). Nonideal transport of ratelimited
reactive solutes in porous media: Multiscale,
multifactor approach. Fall Meeting, AGU, San
Francisco; Abstract in EOS Trans., 74(43), 307.

R. Srivastava and M.L. Brusseau
(1994). Effect of physical and chemical
heterogeneities on aquifer remediation by pump and
treat. Annual Meeting, American Chemical Society,
Division of Environmental Chemistry, San Diego;
Extended Abstract in Proceedings, 34(1), 262265.

R. Srivastava and D.N. Contractor
(1995). Boundary element simulation of flow through a
earthen embankment subjected to cyclic variations of
water level. International Symposium, International
Association for Boundary Element Methods, IABEM95,
Hawaii; Extended abstract in Computational Mechanics
'95, 29392944.

M.L. Brusseau and R. Srivastava
(1995). Reanalysis of reactive transport for the
Borden naturalgradient experiment. Fall Meeting, AGU,
San Francisco; Abstract in EOS Trans., 76(46), 201.

D.N. Contractor, J. Jenson, R.
Srivastava, J. Jocson, and H.G. Siegrist (1995).
Modeling of Anisotropic Guam Aquifer Using a 2D, FE
SharpInterface Saltwater Intrusion Model. Fall
Meeting, AGU, San Francisco; Abstract in EOS Trans.,
76(46), 262263.

M.L. Brusseau and R. Srivastava
(1996). Analysis of reactive transport for the Borden
naturalgradient experiment, Annual Meeting,
Geological Society of America, Denver, USA.

J.E. Blue, M.L. Brusseau, and R.
Srivastava (1996). Simulation of Bromide tracer test
data from a dualwell forced gradient field experiment
at a superfund site, Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco.

A. Guzman, R. Srivastava, and G.
Beale (1998). A new method for estimating the
hydraulic behavior of spent ore heaps, waste dumps,
and tailing impoundments, Proceedings, Fifth
International Conference on Tailings and Mine Waste,
263271, Fort Collins, USA.

A. Guzman, R. Srivastava, G.
Beale and C. Filippone (1998). Hidrodinamica De Bancos
De Lixiviacion, (in Spanish) Asociacion de Ingenieros
Industriales y Minas de Chile, Villa del Mar, Chile.

J. E. Blue, M. L. Brusseau, and
R. Srivastava (1998). Simulating Tracer and Resident
Contaminant Transport to Investigate the Reduced
Efficiency of a PumpandTreat Operation. In:
Groundwater Quality: Remediation and Protection, Proc.
of an International Conference of the International
Association of Hydrological Sciences, Tubingen,
Germany. IAHS Publication 250 1998, IAHS Press, p
537543.

A. Guzman, R. Srivastava, G.
Beale and C. Filippone (1999). Dynamics of solution
flow through heap leach pads. Workshop on Closure,
Remediation, & Management of Precious Metals Heap
Leach Facilities. University of Nevada, Reno, USA.

A. Guzman, J. W. Rowe, R.
Srivastava, S. Atkin, and K. Krukar (1999). Pit lake
evaluation  A risk evaluation approach. Workshop on
the Characterization, Modeling, Remediation, and
Monitoring of MiningImpacted Pit Lakes, U.S.
Environmental Protection Agency , USA.

A. Guzman, C. Filippone, R.
Srivastava, J. Chahbandour, and I. Carrera (2000).
Hydrodynamic Characterization and Optimization of the
Chuquicamata Ripios Mina Sur Aglomerados Heap Leach
Project – Part 2, Hydromet 2000, Tucson, Arizona, USA.

T. Gangadhariah, R. Srivastava,
A. Jain (2001). Hydraulic design of entry channel to
sump for Kanpur city water supply at Ganga barrage.
Technical Report submitted to Uttar Pradesh Jal Nigam,
Kanpur.
T. Gangadhariah, P.K. Basudhar, R. Srivastava, A. Jain
(2001). River training works forGomti river near
Gandhi setu in Lucknow, Technical Report submitted to
Lucknow Development Authority, Lucknow.
T. Gangadhariah, P.K. Basudhar, R. Srivastava, A. Jain
(2002). Model studies for selection of a bridge on
Rapti river in district Shravasti. Technical Report
submitted to Uttar Pradesh Public Works Department,
Shravasti.

T. Gangadhariah, P.K. Basudhar,
R. Srivastava, O. Dikshit, A. Jain (2002). Model
studies for selection of a bridge site on Sarada river
near Lakhimpur. Technical Report submitted to Uttar
Pradesh State Roads Project, Lucknow.

T. Gangadhariah, P.K. Basudhar,
R. Srivastava, A. Jain (2002). Model studies for
selection of a bridge site on Ramganga river in
Shahjahanpur. Technical Report submitted to Uttar
Pradesh Public Works Department, Shahjahanpur.

T. Gangadhariah, M.R. Madhav, R.
Srivastava, A. Jain (2003). GAIL pipeline protection
from the meandering of the river Yamuna. Technical
Report submitted to Gas Authority of India Limited,
Agra.

T. Gangadhariah, P.K. Basudhar,
R. Srivastava, A. Jain (2003). Hydraulic model studies
of the bridge proposed on river Ganga near Allahabad.
Technical Report submitted to Tandon Consultants Pvt
Ltd, New Delhi.

P.K. Sharma and R. Srivastava
(2003). Virus transport through heterogeneous porous
media. Proceedings of Symposium on Advances in
Geotechnical Engineering, IIT Kanpur, 360367.

T. Gangadhariah, P.K. Basudhar,
R. Srivastava, A. Jain, O. Dikshit (2003). Hydraulic
model studies for river training works on Ghaghra
river near Kamaria Ghat, U.P. Technical Report
submitted to DHV Consultants, BV, Lucknow.

P. K. Sharma and R. Srivastava
(2004). Solute transport through heterogeneous porous
media, 11th National Symposium on Hydrology, Roorkee.

A.D. Vasudeo and R. Srivastava
(2004). Finite difference approach for groundwater
recharge. Proceedings, National Conference on
Hydraulics and Water Resources  Hydro 2004, 164169,
Nagpur.

P. K. Sharma and R. Srivastava
(2005). Analysis of spatial moments for reactive
transport through heterogeneous porous media,
Geotechnics in Environmental Protection, IV1IV5,
Allahabad.

J. Kumar, A Jain, and R.
Srivastava (2005). Estimating groundwater pollution
source location from observed breakthrough curves
using neural networks, 2nd Indian Intl. Conf. on
Artificial Intelligence, Pune.

J. Kumar, A Jain, and R.
Srivastava (2005). Locating groundwater pollution
source using breakthrough curve characteristics and
artificial neural networks, Fall Meeting, AGU, San
Francisco.

P. K. Sharma and R. Srivastava
(2005). Breakthrough curves for reactive transport
through porous media, National Conference on
Hydraulics and Water Resources  Hydro 2005, Tumkur.

L. N. Bachu, R. Srivastava, and
P. K. Mohapatra (2005). Estimation of unsaturated flow
parameters using multistep outflow experiments,
National Conference on Hydraulics and Water Resources
 Hydro 2005, Tumkur.

S. A. Kartha and R. Srivastava
(2005). Nonideal transport in vadose zone due to
leaching from a landfill, National Conference on
Hydraulics and Water Resources  Hydro 2005, Tumkur.

J. Kumar, A. Jain, and R.
Srivastava (2006). Estimating groundwater pollution
source location using neural networks and noisy
breakthrough curve data, European Geosciences Union (EGU)
General Assembly, Vienna.

J. Kumar, A. Jain, and R.
Srivastava (2006). Estimating groundwater pollution
source location using neural networks presented with
partial and noisy data, EGU General Assembly, Vienna.

S. A. Kartha and R. Srivastava
(2006). Effect of Immobile Water Content on
Contaminant Transport in Unsaturated Zone, 15th
Congress of Asia and Pacific division of the
International Association for Hydraulic Research, IIT
Madras, Chennai.

R. K. Singh, B. P. Shukla, B.
Sengupta, R. Bali, and R. Srivatstava (2006).
Groundwater Remediation An applied approach for
Remediation of Cr Polluted Groundwater in Kanpur,
India, An International Perspective on Environmental
and Water Resources, Conference organized by
Environmental & Water Resources Institute, ASCE, and
IIT Kanpur, New Delhi.

S. A. Kartha and R. Srivastava
(2007). Slow and fast transport in landfill leaching –
effect of geomembrane, Fifth International Symposium
on Environmental Hydraulics, Tempe, Arizona, USA.
Awards on publications:

G M Nawathe medal of the Indian
Society for Hydraulics for best paper at Hydro2004,
Nagpur

G M Nawathe medal of the Indian
Society for Hydraulics for best paper at Hydro2005,
Tumkur

Best paper award in the 15th
Congress of Asia and Pacific Division of International
Association of Hydraulic Research (APDIAHR) in August
2006, Chennai
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