Matti Kummu

Professor (Associate Professor)

Research outputs

  1. 2015
  2. Published

    Exploring the Modifiable Areal Unit Problem in Spatial Water Assessments: A Case of Water Shortage in Monsoon Asia

    Salmivaara, A., Porkka, M., Kummu, M., Keskinen, M., Guillaume, J. H. A. & Varis, O., 2015, In : WATER. 7, 3, p. 898-917

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Published

    Forest Loss in Protected Areas and Intact Forest Landscapes: A Global Analysis

    Heino, M., Kummu, M., Makkonen, M., Mulligan, M., Verburg, P., Jalava, M. & Räsänen, T., 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 10, p. 1-21 e0138918.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  4. Published

    Future sediment dynamics in the Mekong Delta: impacts of hydropower development, climate change and sea level rise

    Manh, N. V., Dung, N. V., Hung, N. N., Kummu, M., Merz, B. & Apel, H., 2015, In : Global and Planetary Change. 127, p. 22-33

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  5. Published

    Model-based assessment of water, food and energy trade-offs in a cascade of multi-purpose reservoirs A case study from the Sesan tributary of the Mekong River

    Räsänen, T. A., Joffre, O. M., Someth, P., Cong, T. T., Keskinen, M. & Kummu, M., 2015, In : JOURNAL OF WATER RESOURCES PLANNING AND MANAGEMENT: ASCE. 141, 1, 10 p., 05014007.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  6. Published

    Prediction under Uncertainty as a Boundary Problem: A General Formulation Using Iterative Closed Question Modelling

    Guillaume, J. H. A., Kummu, M., Räsänen, T. A. & Jakeman, A. J., 2015, In : Environmental Modelling and Software. 70, p. 97-112

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  7. Published

    Transferable Principles for Managing the Nexus: Lessons from Historical Global Water Modelling of Central Asia

    Guillaume, J. H. A., Kummu, M., Eisner, S. & Varis, O., 2015, In : WATER. 7, 8, p. 4200-4231

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  8. Published

    Using Scenarios for Information Integration and Science-Policy Facilitation: Case from the Tonle Sap Lake, Cambodia

    Keskinen, M., Kummu, M., Paradis, S., Salmivaara, A. & Sokhem, P., 2015, Sustainable Futures in a Changing Climate; Helsinki,11-12.6.2014. Hatakka, A. & Vehmas, J. (eds.). Finland Futures Research Centre, Turku School of Economics

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

  9. Published

    Water-Energy-Food Nexus in a Transboundary River Basin: The Case of Tonle Sap Lake, Mekong River Basin

    Keskinen, M., Someth, P., Salmivaara, A. & Kummu, M., 2015, In : WATER. 7, 10, p. 5416-5436

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  10. Published

    Water savings potentials of irrigation systems: global simulation of processes and linkages

    Jägermeyr, J., Gerten, D., Heinke, J., Schaphoff, S., Kummu, M. & Lucht, W., 2015, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 19, 7, p. 3073-3091

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  11. 2014
  12. Published

    Climate-driven interannual variability of water scarcity in food production potential: A global analysis

    Kummu, M., Gerten, D., Heinke, J., Konzmann, M. & Varis, O., 5 Feb 2014, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18, 2, p. 447-461 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  13. Published

    A conceptual model to guide exploration of global food-water security

    Guillaume, J. H. A., Kummu, M., Porkka, M. & Varis, O., 2014, 7th International Congress on Environmental Modelling and Software, San Diego, CA, USA, June 15-19, 2014. Ames, D. P., Quinn, N. W. T. & Rizzoli, A. E. (eds.). San Diego, California: International Environmental Modelling and Software Society (iEMSs), p. 2210-2217

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

  14. Published

    Annual flood sensitivities to El Niño Southern Oscillation at the global scale

    Ward, P., Eisner, S., Flörke, M., Dettinger, M. & Kummu, M., 2014, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18, 1, p. 47-66

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  15. Published

    China's stressed waters: Societal and environmental vulnerability in China's internal and transboundary river systems

    Varis, O., Kummu, M., Lehr, C. & Shen, D., 2014, In : Applied Geography. 53, p. 105-116

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  16. Published

    Dams on Mekong tributaries as significant contributors of hydrological alterations to the Tonle Sap Floodplain in Cambodia

    Arias, M. E., Piman, T., Lauri, H., Cochrane, T. A. & Kummu, M., 2014, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 18, 12, p. 5303-5315

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  17. Published

    Diet change - a solution to reduce water use ?

    Jalava, M., Kummu, M., Porkka, M., Siebert, S. & Varis, O., 2014, In : Environmental Research Letters. 9, 7, p. 1-14 074016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  18. Published

    Hydrological change in the Mekong - Entering the Anthropocene?

    Räsänen, T., Kummu, M., Lauri, H., Lehr, C., Ward, P., de Moel, H., Mellin, I. & Keskinen, M., 2014, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting 2013. Vol. 44.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

  19. Published

    Impacts of hydropower and climate change on drivers of ecological productivity of Southeast Asia’s most important wetland

    Arias, M. E., Cochrane, T. A., Kummu, M., Lauri, H., Koponen, J., Holtgrieve, G. W. & Piman, T., 2014, In : Ecological Modelling. 272, 1, p. 252-263

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  20. Published

    Improving the accuracy of a grid-based distributed hydrological model using slope and river length corrections in a large river basin: case Mekong

    Lauri, H. & Kummu, M., 2014, In : HYDROLOGY RESEARCH. 45, 4-5, p. 715-726

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  21. Published

    Observed changes in the water flow at Chiang Saen in the lower Mekong: impacts of Chinese dams?

    Lu, X. X., Li, S., Kummu, M., Padawangic, R. & Wang, J. J., 2014, In : QUATERNARY INTERNATIONAL. 366, 1, p. 145-157

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  22. Published

    Reappraisal of sediment dynamics in the Lower Mekong River, Cambodia

    Lu, X. X., Kummu, M. & Oeurng, C., 2014, In : Earth Surface Processes and Landforms. 39, 14, p. 1855-1865

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  23. Published

    Strong influence of El Niño Southern Oscillation on flood risk around the world

    Ward, P. J., Jongman, B., Kummu, M., Dettinger, M. D., Sperna Weiland, F. C. & Winsemius, H. C., 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 44, p. 15659-15664

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  24. Published

    The Unfolding Water Drama in the Anthropocene: towards a resilience based perspective on water for global sustainability

    Rockström, J., Falkenmark, M., Allan, T., Folke, C., Gordon, L., Jägerskog, A., Kummu, M., Lannerstad, M., Meybeck, M., Molden, D. & 5 othersPostel, S., Savenije, H., Svedin, U., Turton, A. & Varis, O., 2014, In : JOURNAL OF HYDROLOGIC ENGINEERING. 7, 5, p. 1249-1261

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  25. Published

    Using Reanalysis and Remotely Sensed Temperature and Precipitation Data for Hydrological Modeling in Monsoon Climate: Mekong River Case Study

    Lauri, H., Räsänen, T. A. & Kummu, M., 2014, In : JOURNAL OF HYDROMETEOROLOGY. 15, 4, p. 1532-1545

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  26. Published

    Water balance analysis for the Tonle Sap Lakefloodplain system

    Kummu, M., Tes, S., Yin, S., Adamson, P., Józsa, J., Koponen, J., Richey, J. & Sarkkula, J., 2014, In : Hydrological Processes. 28, 4, p. 1722-1733

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  27. 2013
  28. Published

    Decoding the drivers of bank erosion on the Mekong River: The roles of the Asian monsoon, tropical storms and snow melt

    Darby, S. E., Leyland, J., Kummu, M., Räsänen, T. A. & Lauri, H., 2013, In : Water Resources Research. 49, 4, p. 2146-2163

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  29. Published

    From food insufficiency towards trade dependency: a historical analysis of global food availability

    Porkka, M., Kummu, M., Siebert, S. & Varis, O., 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 12, p. 1-12 e82714.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  30. Published

    From food insufficiency towards trade dependency: A historical analysis of global food system

    Porkka, M., Kummu, M., Siebert, S. & Varis, O., 2013, p. poster.

    Research output: Working paperProfessional

  31. Published

    Global hydrobelts and hydroregions: improved reporting scale for water-related issues?

    Meybeck, M., Kummu, M. & Dürr, H. H., 2013, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 17, 3, p. 1093-1111

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  32. Published

    Onko suomalaisen mahdollista vaikuttaa vesivarojen ja ruoan riittävyyteen?

    Kummu, M. & Varis, O., 2013, In : VESITALOUS. 54, 4, p. 32-35

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  33. Published

    Palaeoclimatological perspective on river basin hydrometeorology: case of the Mekong Basin,

    Räsänen, T. A., Lehr, C., Mellin, I., Ward, P. J. & Kummu, M., 2013, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 17, 5, p. 2069-2081

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  34. Published

    Patterns of Ecosystem Metabolism in the Tonle Sap Lake, Cambodia with Links to Capture Fisheries

    Holtgrieve, G. W., Arias, M. E., Irvine, K. N., Lamberts, D., Ward, E. J., Kummu, M., Koponen, J., Sarkkula, J. & Richey, J. E., 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 8, p. 1-11 e71395.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  35. Published

    Spatiotemporal influences of El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) on precipitation and flood pulse in the Mekong River Basin

    Räsänen, T. A. & Kummu, M., 2013, In : Journal of Hydrology. 476, 7, p. 154-168

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  36. Published

    Towards a revised planetary boundary for consumptive freshwater use: role of environmental flow requirements

    Gerten, D., Hoff, H., Rockström, J., Jägermeyr, J., Kummu, M. & Pastor, A. V., 2013, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 5, 6, p. 551-558

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  37. Published

    Trade-offs between hydropower and irrigation development and their cumulative hydrological impacts

    Räsänen, T. A., Joffre, O., Someth, P. & Kummu, M., 2013, Project report: Challenge Program on Water & Food Mekong project MK3 “Optimizing the management of a cascade of reservoirs at the catchment level. ICEM - International Centre for Environmental Management, H. (ed.). Hanoi: ICEM, p. 1-34

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

  38. Published

    Using Global Datasets to Create Environmental Profiles for Data-Poor Regions A case from the Irrawaddy and Salween River Basins

    Salmivaara, A., Kummu, M., Keskinen, M. & Varis, O., 2013, In : Environmental Management. 51, 4, p. 897-911

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  39. 2012
  40. Published

    Ten major rivers in monsoon Asia-Pacific: An assessment of vulnerability

    Varis, O., Kummu, M. & Salmivaara, A., Mar 2012, In : Applied Geography. 32, 2, p. 441-454 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  41. Published

    Downstream Hydrological Impacts of Hydropower Development in the Upper Mekong Basin

    Räsänen, T. A., Koponen, J., Lauri, H. & Kummu, M., 2012, In : WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT. 26, 12, p. 3495-3513

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  42. Published

    Future changes in Mekong River hydrology: impact of climate change and reservoir operation on discharge

    Lauri, H., de Moel, H., Ward, P. J., Räsänen, T. A., Keskinen, M. & Kummu, M., 2012, In : Hydrology and Earth System Sciences. 16, 12, p. 4603-4619

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  43. Published

    Future changes in Mekong River hydrology: impact of climate change and reservoir operation on discharge

    Lauri, H., de Moel, H., Ward, P. J., Räsänen, T. A., Keskinen, M. & Kummu, M., 2012, In : HYDROLOGY AND EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCES DISCUSSIONS. 16, p. 4603-4619

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  44. Published

    Global hydrobelts: improved reporting scale for water-related issues?

    Meybeck, M., Kummu, M. & Dürr, H. H., 2012, In : HYDROLOGY AND EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCES DISCUSSIONS. 9, 8, p. 9119-9162

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  45. Published

    Greenhouse gas emissions from reservoirs

    Varis, O., Kummu, M., Härkönen, S. & Huttunen, J., 2012, Impacts of large dams: A Global Assessment. Tortajada, C., Altinbilek, D. & Biswas, A. K. (eds.). Berlin, p. 69-94

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  46. Published

    Impact of Large-scale Climatic Oscillations on Snowfall-related Climate Parameters in the World’s Major Downhill Ski Areas: A Review

    Lehr, C., Ward, P. J. & Kummu, M., 2012, In : MOUNTAIN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT. 32, 4, p. 431-445

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

  47. Published

    Lost food, wasted resources: global food supply chain losses and their impacts on freshwater, cropland, and fertiliser use

    Kummu, M., de Moel, H., Porkka, M., Siebert, S., Varis, O. & Ward, P. J., 2012, In : Science of the Total Environment. 438, 1, p. 477-489

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  48. Published

    Mekong at the crossroads: Alternative paths of water development and impact assessment

    Keskinen, M., Kummu, M., Käkönen, M. & Varis, O., 2012, Politics and Development in a Transboundary Watershed: The Case of the Lower Mekong Basin. Springer Netherlands, p. 101-126 26 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  49. Published

    Mekong at the Crossroads: Alterenative Paths of Water Development and Impact Assessment Politics and Development in a Transboundary Watershed

    Keskinen, M., Kummu, M., Käkönen, M. & Varis, O., 2012, Politics and Development in Transboundary Watershed: The Case of the Lower Mekong Basin. Öjendal, J., Hansson, S. & Hellberg, S. (eds.). Dordrecht, The Netherlands, p. 101-126

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  50. Published

    Mekong at the crossroads: next steps for impact assessment of large dams

    Keskinen, M., Kummu, M., Käkönen, M. & Varis, O., 2012, In : Ambio. 41, 3, p. 319-324

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  51. Published

    Nutrient balance assessment in the Mekong Basin: Nitrogen and phosphorus dynamics in a catchment scale

    Liljeström, I., Kummu, M. & Varis, O., 2012, In : International Journal of Water Resources Development. 28, 2, p. 373-391

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  52. Published

    Paleoclimatological perspective on the hydrometerology of the Mekong Basin

    Räsänen, T. A., Lehr, C., Mellin, I., Ward, P. & Kummu, M., 2012, In : HYDROLOGY AND EARTH SYSTEM SCIENCES DISCUSSIONS. 9, 11, p. 12293-13290

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  53. Published

    Quantifying changes in flooding and habitats in the Tonle Sap Lake (Cambodia) caused by water infrastructure development and climate change in the Mekong Basin

    Arias, M. E., Cochrane, T. A., Piman, T., Kummu, M., Caruso, B. S. & Killeen, T. J., 2012, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 112, 1, p. 53-66

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  54. Published

    Ten Major River Basins in Monsoon Asia-Pacific: An assessment of vulnerability.

    Varis, O., Kummu, M. & Salmivaara, A., 2012, In : Applied Geography. 32, 2, p. 441-454

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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