53. Ward, P.J. de Ruiter, M.C., Mård, J., Schröter, K., Van Loon, A., Veldkamp, T., von Uexkull, N., Wanders, N., AghaKouchak, A., Arnbjerg-Nielsen, K., Capewell, L., Llasat, M.C., Day, R., Dewals, B., Di Baldassarre, G., Huning, L.S., Kreibich, H., Mazzoleni, M., Savelli, E.., Teutschbein, C., van den Berg, H., van der Heijden, A., Vincken, J.M.R., Waterloo, M.J., Wens, M. The need to integrate flood and drought disaster risk reduction strategies, Water Security, 11, doi: 10.1016/j.wasec.2020.100070

52. Smith, N.E., Kooijmans, L.M.J, Koren, G., van Schaik, E., van der Woude, A.M., Wanders, N., Ramonet, M., Xueref-Remy, I., Siebicke, L., Manca, G., Brümmer, C., Baker, I.T., Katherine D. Haynes, K.D., Luijkx, I.T., Peters, W. Spring enhancement and summer reduction in carbon uptake during the 2018 drought in northwestern Europe. Philosophical Transitions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, doi:10.1098/rstb.2019.0509

51. Bonekamp, P.N.J., Wanders, N., van der Wiel, K., Lutz, A.F., Immerzeel, W.W. Using large ensemble modelling to derive future changes in mountain specific climate indicators in a 2 and 3°C warmer world in High Mountain Asia. Int J Climatol. 2020; 116. doi:10.1002/joc.6742

50. Philip, S., Kew, S.F., van der Wiel, K., Wanders, N., van Oldenborgh, G.J. Regional differentiation in climate change induced drought trends in the Netherlands, Environmental Research Letters, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/ab97ca

49. Vogels, M.F.A., de Jong, S.M., Sterk, G., Wanders, N., Bierkens, M.F.P., Addink, E.A., An object-based image analysis approach to assess irrigation-water consumption from MODIS products in Ethiopia, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, doi:10.1016/j.jag.2020.102067

48. Watson, L., Straatsma, M.W., Wanders N., Verstegen, J.A., de Jong, S.M., Karssenberg, D., Global ecosystem service values in climate class transitions, Environmental Research Letters, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/ab5aab


47. Sutanto, S.J., van der Weert, M., Wanders, N., van Lanen, H.A.J., Moving from drought hazard to impact forecasts, Nature communications, doi:10.1038/s41467-019-12840-z

46. Wang Y., Byers E., Parkinson S., Wanders, N., Wada Y., Mao J., Bielicki J., Vulnerability of existing and planned coal-fired power plants in Developing Asia to changes in climate and water resources, Energy and Environmental Science, doi:10.1039/c9ee02058f

45. Samaniego L., Thober, S., Wanders, N., Pan M., Rakovec O., Sheffield J., Wood E.F., Prudhomme C., Rees G., Houghton-Carr H., Fry M., Smith K., Watts G., Hisdal H., Estrela T., Buontempo C., Marx A., Kumar R., Hydrological forecasts and projections for improved decision-making in the water sector in Europe, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, doi:10.1175/BAMS-D-17-0274.1

44. Alkona M., He X., Paris A., Liao W., Hodson T., Wanders N., Wang Y., Water security implications of coal-fired power plants financed through China’s Belt and Road Initiative, Energy Policy, doi: 10.1016/j.enpol.2019.06.044

43. Visser-Quinn, A., Beevers, L., Collet, L., Formetta, G., Smith, K., Wanders, N., Thober, S., Pan, M., Kumar, R., Spatio-temporal analysis of compound hydro-hazard extremes across the UK, Advances in Water Resources, doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2019.05.019

42. Khanal, S., Lutz, A.F., Immerzeel, W.W., De Vries, H., Wanders, N., Van den Hurk, B., The Impact of Meteorological and Hydrological Memory on Compound Peak Flows in the Rhine River Basin, Atmosphere, doi:10.3390/atmos10040171

41. Wanders, N., Van Vliet, M.T.H., Wada, Y., Bierkens, M.F.P., Van Beek, L.P.H., High‐resolution global water temperature modelling, Water Resources Research, doi:10.1029/2018WR023250

40. Philip, S., Sparrow, S., Kew, S. F., van der Wiel, K., Wanders, N., Singh, R., Hassan, A., Mohammed, K., Javid, H., Haustein, K., Otto, F. E. L., Hirpa, F., Rimi, R. H., Islam, A. K. M. S., Wallom, D. C. H., and van Oldenborgh, G. J.: Attributing the 2017 Bangladesh floods from meteorological and hydrological perspectives, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 23, 1409-1429, doi:10.5194/hess-23-1409-2019, 2019.

39. Van der Wiel, K., Wanders, N., Selten, F.M., Bierkens, M.F.P., Added Value of Large Ensemble Simulations for Assessing Extreme River Discharge in a 2°C Warmer World , Geophysical Research Letters, doi:10.1029/2019GL081967

38. Wanders, N., Thober, S., Kumar, R., Pan, M., Sheffield, J., Samaniego, L., Wood, E.F., Development and Evaluation of a Pan-European Multimodel Seasonal Hydrological Forecasting System, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 1, 20, 99-115, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-18-0040.1


37. Di Baldassarre, G., Wanders, N., AghaKouchak, A., Kuil, L., Rangecroft, S., Veldkamp, T.I.E., Garcia, M., Van Oel, P.R., Breinl, K., Van Loon, A.F., Water shortages worsened by reservoir effects, Nature Sustainability, 1, 11, 617-622, doi:10.1038/s41893-018-0159-0

36. Van Lanen, H.A.J, Prudhomme, C., Wanders, N. and Van Huijgevoort, M.H.J: Future Drought, Chapter 4 in: Drought: Science And Policy by Iglesias, A., Assimacopoulos, D., Van Lanen, H.A.J., doi:10.1002/9781119017073.ch4

35. Sutanudjaja, E. H., van Beek, R., Wanders, N., Wada, Y., Bosmans, J. H. C., Drost, N., van der Ent, R. J., de Graaf, I. E. M., Hoch, J. M., de Jong, K., Karssenberg, D., López López, P., Peßenteiner, S., Schmitz, O., Straatsma, M. W., Vannametee, E., Wisser, D., and Bierkens, M. F. P.: PCR-GLOBWB 2: a 5 arcmin global hydrological and water resources model, Geosci. Model Dev., 11, 2429-2453,doi:10.5194/gmd-11-2429-2018

34. Samaniego, L., Thober, S., Kumar, R., Wanders, N., Rakovec, O., Pan, M., Zink, M., Sheffield, J., Wood, E. F., and Marx, A., 2018 Climate change induces unprecedented soil droughts in Europe, Nature Climate Change, doi:10.1038/s41558-018-0138-5

33. Van Oel, P.R. , Martins, E.S.P.R., Costa, A.C., Wanders, N., and van Lanen H.A.J., 2018 Diagnosing drought using the downstreamness concept: the effect of reservoir networks on drought evolution, Hydrological Sciences Journal, doi:10.1080/02626667.2018.1470632

32. Marx, A., Kumar, R., Thober, S., Zink, M., Wanders, N., Wood, E. F., Ming, P., Sheffield, J., and Samaniego, L., 2018, Climate change alters low flows in Europe under a 1.5, 2, and 3 degree global warming, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 1017-1032, doi:10.5194/hess-2017-485

31. Van Tiel, M., Teuling, A. J., Wanders, N., Vis, M. J. P., Stahl, K., and Van Loon, A. F., 2017, The role of glacier dynamics and threshold definition in the characterisation of future streamflow droughts in glacierised catchments, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 463-485, doi:10.5194/hess-2017-119

30. Zhang, Y., Pan, M., Sheffield, J., Siemann, A. L., Fisher, C. K., Liang, M., Beck, H. E., Wanders, N., MacCracken, R. F., Houser, P. R., Zhou, T., Lettenmaier, D. P., Pinker, R. T., Bytheway, J., Kummerow, C. D., and Wood, E. F., 2018, A Climate Data Record (CDR) for the global terrestrial water budget: 1984–2010, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 22, 241-263, doi:10.5194/hess-22-241-2018

29. Thober, S., Kumar, R., Wanders, N., Marx, A., Pan, M., Rakovec, O., Samaniego, L., Sheffield, J., Wood, E.F., Zink, M., 2018, Multi-model ensemble projections of European river floods and high flows at 1.5, 2, and 3 degree global warming, Environmental Research Letters, Vol 13, 1, 014003, doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa9e35

28. Wanders, N. and Wood, E.F., 2018. Assessing seasonal climate forecasts over Africa to support decision making, C-P. Chang, M. Ghil, M. Latif, J.M. Wallace, In World Scientific Series on Asia-Pacific Weather and Climate: Volume 6


27. Karthikeyan, L., Pan, M., Wanders, N., Nagesh Kumar, D., Wood, E.F., Four decades of microwave satellite soil moisture observations: Part 2. Product validation and inter-satellite comparisons, In Advances in Water Resources, Volume 109, 2017, Pages 236-252, ISSN 0309-1708, doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2017.09.010.

26. Karthikeyan, L., Pan, M., Wanders, N., Nagesh Kumar, D., Wood, E.F., Four decades of microwave satellite soil moisture observations: Part 1. A review of retrieval algorithms, In Advances in Water Resources, Volume 109, 2017, Pages 106-120, doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2017.09.006.

25. Samaniego, L., Kumar, R., Thober, S., Rakovec, O., Zink, M., Wanders, N., Eisner, S., Müller Schmied, H., Sutanudjaja, E. H., Warrach-Sagi, K., and Attinger, S.: Toward seamless hydrologic predictions across spatial scales, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 4323-4346, doi:10.5194/hess-21-4323-2017, 2017

24. Wada, Y., Bierkens, M. F. P., de Roo, A., Dirmeyer, P. A., Famiglietti, J. S., Hanasaki, N., Konar, M., Liu, J., Müller Schmied, H., Oki, T., Pokhrel, Y., Sivapalan, M., Troy, T. J., van Dijk, A. I. J. M., van Emmerik, T., Van Huijgevoort, M. H. J., Van Lanen, H. A. J., Vörösmarty, C. J., Wanders, N., and Wheater, H.: Human–water interface in hydrological modelling: current status and future directions , Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci., 21, 4169-4193, doi:10.5194/hess-21-4169-2017, 2017.

23. Stigter, E. E., Wanders, N., Saloranta, T. M., Shea, J. M., Bierkens, M. F. P., and Immerzeel, W. W.: Assimilation of snow cover and snow depth into a snow model to estimate snow water equivalent and snowmelt runoff in a Himalayan catchment, The Cryosphere, 11, 1647-1664, doi: 10.5194/tc-11-1647-2017, 2017.

22. He., X., Wada, Y., Wanders, N., Sheffield, J., 2017, Intensification of hydrological drought in California by human water management, Geophysical Research Letters, 44, 4, 1777-1785, doi: 10.1002/2016GL071665

21. Wanders, N., Bachas, A., He, X.G., Huang, H., Koppa, A., Mekonnen, Z.T., Pagán, B.R., Peng, L.Q., Vergopolan, N., Wang, K.J., Xiao, M., Zhan, S., Lettenmaier, D.P., Wood, E.F., 2017, Forecasting the hydroclimatic signature of the 2015/16 El Niño event on the Western United States, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 18, 177-186, doi: 10.1175/JHM-D-16-0230.1


20. Revilla-Romero, B., Wanders, N., Burek, P., Salamon, P., de Roo, A., 2016, Integrating remotely sensed surface water extent into continental scale hydrology. Journal of Hydrology, Vol 543, PartB, 659-670, doi: 10.1016/j.jhydrol.2016.10.041

19. Wanders, N. and Wood, E.F.. 2016, Improved sub-seasonal meteorological forecast skill of extremes using a weighted multi-model ensemble simulation. Environmental Research Letters, 11, 940007, doi: 10.1088/1748-9326/11/9/094007

18. A.F. Van Loon, K. Stahl, G. Di Baldassarre, J. Clark, S. Rangecroft, N. Wanders, T. Gleeson, A.I. J. M. Van Dijk, L. M. Tallaksen, J. Hannaford, R. Uijlenhoet, A. J. Teuling, D. M. Hannah, J. Sheffield, M. Svoboda, B. Verbeiren, T. Wagener, and H. A. J. Van Lanen, 2016. Drought in a human-modified world: reframing drought definitions, understanding and analysis approaches, Hydrol. Earth Syst. Sci. 20, 3631-3650, doi:10.5194/hess-20-3631-2016

17. Lopez Lopez, P., Wanders, N., Schellekens, J., Renzullo, L. J., Sutanudjaja, E. H., and Bierkens, M. F. P., 2015. Improved large-scale hydrological modelling through the assimilation of streamflow and downscaled satellite soil moisture observations, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, in press doi:10.5194/hessd-12-10559-2015

16. A.F. Van Loon, T. Gleeson, J. Clark, A.I.J.M. Van Dijk, K. Stahl, J. Hannaford, G. Di Baldassarre, A.J. Teuling, L.M. Tallaksen, R. Uijlenhoet, D.M. Hannah, J. Sheffield, M. Svoboda, B. Verbeiren, T. Wagener, S. Rangecroft, N. Wanders, H.A.J. Van Lanen. 2016, Drought in the Anthropocene, Nature Geoscience, 9, 89–91, doi:10.1038/ngeo2646


15. Wanders, N., Wada. Y., 2015, Decadal predictability of river discharge with climate oscillations over the 20th and early 21st century, Geophysical Research Letters, 42, 10689–10695, doi:10.1002/2015GL06692

14. Immerzeel, W. W., Wanders, N., Lutz, A. F., Shea, J. M., and Bierkens, M. F. P., 2015. Reconciling high altitude precipitation in the upper Indus Basin with glacier mass balances and runoff, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 19, 4673-4687, doi:10.5194/hess-19-4673-2015

13. Zhan, W., Pan, M., Wanders, N., and Wood, E. F., (2015). Correction of real-time satellite precipitation with satellite soil moisture observations, Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 19, 4275-4291, doi:10.5194/hess-19-4275-2015

12. Wanders, N. & Wada, Y. (2015). Human and climate impacts on the 21st century hydrological drought. Journal of Hydrology, special issue on ISI-MIP project, 527, 208-220, doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2014.10.047

11. Wanders, N. & Van Lanen, H. A J, (2015). Future discharge drought across climate regions around the world modelled with a synthetic hydrological modelling approach forced by three general circulation models. Natural Hazards and Earth System Sciences, 15 (3), (pp. 487-504) (18 p.).

10. Wanders, N., Pan, M. & Wood, E. F. (2015). Correction of real-time satellite precipitation with multi-sensor satellite observations of land surface variables. Remote Sensing of Environment, 160, (pp. 206-221) (16 p.).

9. Wanders, N., Wada, Y. & van Lanen, H.A.J (2015). Global hydrological droughts in the 21st century under a changing hydrological regime. Earth System Dynamics, 6, (pp. 1-15) (15 p.).


8. Parinussa, R.M., Holmes, T.R.A, Wanders, N., Dorigo, W.A., and Jeu, R.A.M. de, 2014. A Preliminary Study Towards Consistent Soil Moisture from AMSR2, Journal of Hydrometeorology, Volume 16, 2, doi:10.1175/JHM-D-13-0200.1

7. Alderlieste, M.A.A., Lanen, H.A.J. & Wanders, N. (2014). Future low flows and hydrological drought: how certain are these for Europe?. IAHS-AISH Publication, 363, (pp. 60-65) (6 p.). Daniell, T.M., in: Van Lanen, H.A.J., Demuth, S., Laaha, G., Servat, E., Mahe, G., Boyer, J-F, Paturel, J-E, Dezetter, A., Ruelland,.

6. van Loon, A.F., Tijdeman, E., Wanders, N., Lanen, H.A.J., Teuling, A.J. & Uijlenhoet, R. (2014). How climate seasonality modifies drought duration and deficit. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119 (Issue 8), (pp. 4640-4656) (17 p.).

5. Wanders, N., Bierkens, M. P F, de Jong, S. M., de Roo, A. & Karssenberg, Derek (2014). The benefits of using remotely sensed soil moisture in parameter identification of large-scale hydrological models. Water Resources Research, 50 (8), (pp. 6874-6891) (18 p.).

4. Wanders, N., Karssenberg, D., De Roo, A., De Jong, S. M. & Bierkens, M. F P (24.06.2014). The suitability of remotely sensed soil moisture for improving operational flood forecasting. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 18 (6), (pp. 2343-2357) (15 p.).


3. Lanen, H.A.J., Wanders, N., Tallaksen, L.M. & van Loon, A.F. (2013). Hydrological drought across the world: impact of climate and physical catchment structure. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences, 17, (pp. 1715-1732) (18 p.).

2. Wada, Y., van Beek, L.P.H., Wanders, N. & Bierkens, M.F.P. (2013). Human water consumption intensifies hydrological drought worldwide. Environmental research letters, 8(3) (034036), (pp. 1-14) (14 p.).


1. Wanders, N., Karssenberg, D.J., Bierkens, M.F.P., Parinussa, R.M., de Jeu, R.A.M., van Dam, J.C. & de Jong, S.M. (2012). Observation uncertainty of satellite soil moisture products determined with physically-based modelling. Remote Sensing of Environment, 127, (pp. 341-356) (16 p.).