Papers

2022


Isaac Kramer, Yaara Tsairi, Michael Buchdahl Roth, Alon Tal, and Yair Mau. Effects of population growth on Israel’s demand for desalinated water. npj Clean Water, 2022.
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@article{kramer2022effects,
    doi = {10.1038/s41545-022-00215-9},
    url = {https://doi.org/10.1038/s41545-022-00215-9},
    year = {2022},
    author = {Isaac Kramer and Yaara Tsairi and Michael Buchdahl Roth and Alon Tal and Yair Mau},
    title = {Effects of population growth on Israel’s demand for desalinated water},
    journal = {npj Clean Water},
}

Isaac Kramer, Yuval Bayer, and Yair Mau. The Sustainability of Treated Wastewater Irrigation: The Impact of Hysteresis on Saturated Soil Hydraulic Conductivity. Water Resources Research, 2022.
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@article{kramer2022sustainability,
    doi = {10.1029/2021WR031307},
    url = {https://doi.org/10.1029/2021WR031307},
    year = {2022},
    author = {Isaac Kramer and Yuval Bayer and Yair Mau},
    title = {The Sustainability of Treated Wastewater Irrigation: The Impact of Hysteresis on Saturated Soil Hydraulic Conductivity},
    journal = {Water Resources Research},
}

Taiwo Adeyemo, Isaac Kramer, Guy J. Levy, and Yair Mau. Salinity and sodicity can cause hysteresis in soil hydraulic conductivity. Geoderma, 2022.
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@article{adeyemo2022salinity,
    doi = {10.1016/j.geoderma.2022.115765},
    url = {https://doi.org/10.1016/j.geoderma.2022.115765},
    year = {2022},
    month = may,
    publisher = {Elsevier {BV}},
    volume = {413},
    pages = {115765},
    author = {Taiwo Adeyemo and Isaac Kramer and Guy J. Levy and Yair Mau},
    title = {Salinity and sodicity can cause hysteresis in soil hydraulic conductivity},
    journal = {Geoderma}
}

Nurit Goldberg Yehuda, Shmuel Assouline, Yair Mau, and Uri Nachshon. Compaction effects on evaporation and salt precipitation in drying porous media. HESS, 2022.
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@article{goldberg2022compaction,
    title={Compaction effects on evaporation and salt precipitation in drying porous media},
    author={Goldberg-Yehuda, Nurit and Assouline, Shmuel and Mau, Yair and Nachshon, Uri},
    journal={Hydrology and Earth System Sciences},
    volume={26},
    number={9},
    pages={2499--2517},
    year={2022},
    publisher={Copernicus GmbH}
}

2021


Yuval R. Zelnik, Yair Mau, Moshe Shachak, and Ehud Meron. High-integrity human intervention in ecosystems: Tracking self-organization modes. PLOS Computational Biology, 2021.
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@article{zelnik2021high,
      doi = {10.1371/journal.pcbi.1009427},
      url = {https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pcbi.1009427},
      year = {2021},
      author = {Yuval R. Zelnik and Yair Mau and Moshe Shachak and Ehud Meron},
      title = {High-integrity human intervention in ecosystems: Tracking self-organization modes},
      journal = {PLOS Computational Biology},
      volume = {17},
      number = {9},
      pages = {e1009427}
}

Isaac Kramer, Yuval Bayer, Taiwo Adeyemo, and Yair Mau. Hysteresis in soil hydraulic conductivity as driven by salinity and sodicity: a modeling framework. HESS, 2021.
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@article{kramer2020hysteresis,
      doi = {10.5194/hess-25-1993-2021},
      url = {https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-25-1993-2021},
      year = {2021},
      author = {Isaac Kramer and Yuval Bayer and Taiwo Adeyemo and Yair Mau},
      title = {Hysteresis in soil hydraulic conductivity as driven by salinity and sodicity: a modeling framework},
      journal = {Hydrology and Earth System Sciences},
      volume={25},
      number={4},
      pages={1993--2008}
}

2020


Isaac Kramer and Yair Mau. Soil degradation risks assessed by the SOTE model for salinity and sodicity. Water Resources Research, 2020.
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@article{kramer2020soil,
      doi = {10.1029/2020WR027456},
      url = {https://doi.org/10.1029/2020WR027456},
      year = {2020},
      publisher = {Wiley},
      volume = {56},
      number = {10},
      author = {Isaac Kramer and Yair Mau},
      title = {Soil degradation risks assessed by the SOTE model for salinity and sodicity},
      journal = {Water Resources Research}
}

Xing Chen, Mukesh Kumar, Daniel de B. Richter, and Yair Mau. Impact of gully incision on hillslope hydrology. Hydrological Processes, 2020.
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@article{chen2020impact,
  doi = {10.1002/hyp.13845},
  url = {https://doi.org/10.1002/hyp.13845},
  year = {2020},
  publisher = {Wiley},
  volume = {34},
  number = {19},
  pages = {3848--3866},
  author = {Xing Chen and Mukesh Kumar and Daniel B. Richter and Yair Mau},
  title = {Impact of gully incision on hillslope hydrology},
  journal = {Hydrological Processes}
}

Avigail Kaner, Yakir Preisler, José M. Grünzweig, and Yair Mau. Internal water storage buffering maintains plant function under drought as described by a general hydraulic model. bioRxiv, 2020.
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@article{kaner2020internal,
  doi = {10.1101/2020.02.11.943563},
  url = {https://doi.org/10.1101/2020.02.11.943563},
  year = {2020},
  publisher = {Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory},
  volume = {},
  number = {},
  pages = {},
  author = {Avigail Kaner and Yakir Preisler and Jos{\'{e}} M Gr\"{u}nzweig and Yair Mau},
  title = {Internal water storage buffering maintains plant function under drought as described by a general hydraulic model},
  journal = {}
}

2016


Yair Mau and Amilcare Porporato. Optimal control solutions to sodic soil reclamation. Advances in Water Resources, 2016.
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@article{mau2016optimal,
  doi = {10.1016/j.advwatres.2016.02.014},
  year  = {2016},
  publisher = {Elsevier {BV}},
  volume = {91},
  pages = {37--45},
  author = {Yair Mau and Amilcare Porporato},
  title = {Optimal control solutions to sodic soil reclamation},
  journal = {Advances in Water Resources}
}

2015


Amilcare Porporato, Xue Feng, Stefano Manzoni, Yair Mau, Anthony J. Parolari, and Giulia Vico. Ecohydrological modeling in agroecosystems: Examples and challenges. Water Resources Research, 2015.
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@article{porporato2015ecohydrological,
  doi = {10.1002/2015wr017289},
  year  = {2015},
  publisher = {Wiley-Blackwell},
  author = {Amilcare Porporato and Xue Feng and Stefano Manzoni and Yair Mau and Anthony J. Parolari and Giulia Vico},
  title = {Ecohydrological modeling in agroecosystems: Examples and challenges},
  journal = {Water Resources Research},
  volume = {51},
  number = {7},
  pages = {5081--5099}
}

Yair Mau and Amilcare Porporato. A dynamical system approach to soil salinity and sodicity. Advances in Water Resources, 2015.
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@article{mau2015dynamical,
  year  = {2015},
  publisher = {Elsevier {BV}},
  volume = {83},
  pages = {68--76},
  author = {Yair Mau and Amilcare Porporato},
  title = {A dynamical system approach to soil salinity and sodicity},
  journal = {Advances in Water Resources},
  doi = {10.1016/j.advwatres.2015.05.010}
}

Yair Mau, Lev Haim, and Ehud Meron. Reversing desertification as a spatial resonance problem. Physical Review E, 2015.
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@article{mau2015reversing,
  title={Reversing desertification as a spatial resonance problem},
  author={Yair Mau and Lev Haim and Ehud Meron},
  journal={Physical Review E},
  volume={91},
  number={1},
  pages={012903},
  year={2015},
  publisher={APS},
  doi = {10.1103/physreve.91.012903},
}

2014


Yair Mau, Xue Feng, and Amilcare Porporato. Multiplicative jump processes and applications to leaching of salt and contaminants in the soil. Physical Review E, 2014.
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@article{mau2014multiplicative,
  title={Multiplicative jump processes and applications to leaching of salt and contaminants in the soil},
  author={Yair Mau and Xue Feng and Amilcare Porporato},
  journal={Physical Review E},
  volume={90},
  number={5},
  pages={052128},
  year={2014},
  publisher={APS},
  doi = {10.1103/physreve.90.052128},
}

Lev Haim, Yair Mau, and Ehud Meron. Spatial forcing of pattern-forming systems that lack inversion symmetry. Physical Review E, 2014.
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@article{haim2014spatial,
  title={Spatial forcing of pattern-forming systems that lack inversion symmetry},
  author={Lev Haim and Yair Mau and Ehud Meron},
  journal={Physical Review E},
  volume={90},
  number={2},
  pages={022904},
  year={2014},
  publisher={APS},
  doi = {10.1103/physreve.90.022904},
}

2013


Yair Mau, Lev Haim, Aric Hagberg, and Ehud Meron. Competing resonances in spatially forced pattern-forming systems. Physical Review E, 2013.
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@article{mau2013competing,
  title={Competing resonances in spatially forced pattern-forming systems},
  author={Yair Mau and Lev Haim and Aric Hagberg and Ehud Meron},
  journal={Physical Review E},
  volume={88},
  number={3},
  pages={032917},
  year={2013},
  publisher={APS},
  doi = {10.1103/physreve.88.032917},
}

2012


Yair Mau, Aric Hagberg, and Ehud Meron. Spatial periodic forcing can displace patterns it is intended to control. Physical Review Letters, 2012.
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@article{mau2012spatial,
  title={Spatial periodic forcing can displace patterns it is intended to control},
  author={Yair Mau and Aric Hagberg and Ehud Meron},
  journal={Physical Review Letters},
  volume={109},
  number={3},
  pages={034102},
  year={2012},
  publisher={APS},
  doi = {10.1103/physrevlett.109.034102},
}

2009


Yair Mau, Aric Hagberg, and Ehud Meron. Dual-mode spiral vortices. Physical Review E, 2009.
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@article{mau2009dual,
  title={Dual-mode spiral vortices},
  author={Yair Mau and Aric Hagberg and Ehud Meron},
  journal={Physical Review E},
  volume={80},
  number={6},
  pages={065203},
  year={2009},
  publisher={APS},
  doi = {10.1103/physreve.80.065203},
} 

Theses

PhD Thesis

Yair Mau. Pattern Formation in Spatially Forced Systems: Application to Vegetation Restoration. Advisor: Prof. Ehud Meron. PhD Thesis, Physics Department, Ben-Gurion University of the Neveg, Israel, 2013.
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@phdthesis{mau2013phdthesis,
  title={Pattern Formation in Spatially Forced Systems: Application to Vegetation Restoration},
  author={Yair Mau},
  school={Physics Department, Ben-Gurion University of the Neveg, Israel},
  year={2013},
} 

MSc Thesis

Yair Mau. Localized Spatial Structures in Non-Equilibrium Systems. Advisor: Prof. Ehud Meron. MSc Thesis, Physics Department, Ben-Gurion University of the Neveg, Israel, 2009.
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@phdthesis{mau2009mscthesis,
  title={Localized Spatial Structures in Non-Equilibrium Systems},
  author={Yair Mau},
  school={Physics Department, Ben-Gurion University of the Neveg, Israel},
  year={2009},
}

The most important thing about an equation is all the quantities that don’t appear in it; once we know what the essentials are, figuring out how they depend on each other is often the easier part.
— Pedro Domingos, The Master Algorithm