Matti Kummu

Professor (Associate Professor)

Research outputs

  1. 2012
  2. Published

    The Role of Virtual Water Flows in Physical Water Scarcity: The Case of Central Asia

    Porkka, M., Kummu, M., Siebert, S. & Flörke, M., 2012, In : International Journal of Water Resources Development. 28, 3, p. 453-474

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  3. Published

    Water Resource Models in the Mekong Basin: A Review

    Johnston, R. & Kummu, M., 2012, In : WATER RESOURCES MANAGEMENT. 26, 2, p. 429-455

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  4. 2011
  5. Published

    A landscape approach to assess impacts of hydrological changes to vegetation communities of the Tonle Sap Floodplain

    Arias, M. E., Cochrane, T. A., Caruso, B., Killeen, T. & Kummu, M., 2011, 34th IAHR World Congress, Brisbane, Australia, Jun 26-Jul 1 2011.

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

  6. Published

    E-Flows in the Nam Songkhram River Basin

    Blake, D. J. H., Sunthornratana, U., Promphakping, B., Buaphuan, S., Sarkkula, J., Kummu, M., Ta-oun, M., Waleetorncheepsawat, P., Boonyothayan, S., Tharme, R. & 2 othersOsbeck, M. & Janprasart, S., 2011, Chiang Mai, Thailand, p. 109.

    Research output: Working paperProfessional

  7. Published

    How close do we live to water? A global analysis of population distance to freshwater bodies

    Kummu, M., de Moel, H., Ward, P. J. & Varis, O., 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 6, p. 1-13 e20578.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  8. Published

    Sediment dynamics: The missing link for integrated catchment planning in highly managed transboundary watersheds

    Ketelsen, T., Ward, P., Kummu, M., Cong, T. T., Truong, H. & Someth, P., 2011, 3rd International Forum on Water and Food. CGIAR Challenge Program on Water and Food

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientific

  9. Published

    Sediment Load Estimates and Variations in the Lower Mekong River

    Wang, J. J., Lu, X. X. & Kummu, M., 2011, In : RIVER RESEARCH AND APPLICATIONS. 27, 1, p. 33-46

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  10. Published

    The Role of Integrated Water Resources Modelling in Mekong Policy and Planning

    Johnston, R. & Kummu, M., 2011, IUGG 2011 General Assembly. Melbourne, Australia: IUGG

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientific

  11. Published
  12. 2010
  13. Published

    A physically based model to predict hydraulic erosion of fine-grained riverbanks: The role of form roughness in limiting erosion

    Darby, S., Trieu, H., Carling, P., Sarkkula, J., Koponen, J., Kummu, M., Conlan, I. & Leyland, J., 2010, In : JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH: EARTH SURFACE. 115, F4, p. 20

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  14. Published

    Basin-wide sediment trapping efficiency of emerging reservoirs along the Mekong

    Kummu, M., Lu, X. X., Wang, J-J. & Varis, O., 2010, In : Geomorphology. 119, 3-4, p. 181-197

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  15. Published

    Climate change and water resources in the Lower Mekong River Basin: putting adaptation into the context

    Keskinen, M., Chinvanno, S., Kummu, M., Nuorteva, P., Snidvongs, A., Varis, O. & Västilä, K., 2010, In : JOURNAL OF WATER AND CLIMATE CHANGE. 1, 2, p. 103-117

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  16. Published

    Hydrological and water resources modelling in the Mekong River Basin: current status, major gaps and opportunities

    Kummu, M. & Johnston, R., 2010, PN 67 Tool Review. Dore, J. (ed.). Chiang Mai: M-POWER

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

  17. Published

    Impact Assessment in the Mekong Review of Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) & Cumulative Impact Assessment (CIA)

    Keskinen, M. & Kummu, M., 2010, Helsinki, p. 52, (Water & Development Publications; no. TKK-WD-08).

    Research output: Working paperProfessional

  18. Published

    Investigation into the impact of upstream development

    Kummu, M., 2010, Integration of commercial and conservation objectives in Prek Toal, Tonle Sap and Battambang Fishing lot #2.Phase 1: Understanding current management systems and recommendations for reform. Phnom Penh: Wildlife Conservation Society

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

  19. Published

    Is physical water scarcity a new phenomenon?Global assessment of water shortage over the last two millennia

    Kummu, M., Ward, P., de Moel, H. & Varis, O., 2010, In : Environmental Research Letters. 5, 3, p. 034006

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  20. Published

    Kuinka kaukana rannasta?

    Kummu, M. & Varis, O., 2010, In : VESITALOUS. 51, 1, p. 5-9

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

  21. Published

    Modelling climate change impacts on the flood pulse in the Lower Mekong floodplains

    Västilä, K., Kummu, M., Sangmanee, C. & Chinvanno, S., 2010, In : JOURNAL OF WATER AND CLIMATE CHANGE. 1, 1, p. 67-86

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  22. 2009
  23. Published

    Aasian kymmenen suurta jokea muutosten kehityspaineiden kourissa

    Varis, O., Kummu, M. & Salmivaara, A., 2009, In : VESITALOUS. 49, 5, p. 16-21

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

  24. Published

    Hydropower in the Mekong Region: What Are the Likely Impacts upon Fisheries?

    Sarkkula, J., Keskinen, M., Koponen, J., Kummu, M., Richey, J. E. & Varis, O., 2009, Contested Waterscapes in the Mekong Region - Hydropower, Livelihoods and Governance. Francois Molle, T. F. (ed.). Lontoo, UK: Earthscan, p. 426

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

  25. Published

    Impacts of land surface changes on regional hydrology - Mainland Southeast Asia

    Kummu, M., Varis, O. & Sarkkula, J., 2009, Critical states: Environmental challenges to development in monsoon Southeast Asia. Lebel, L., Snidvongs, A., Chen, C-TA. & Daniel, R. (eds.). Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Gerakbudaya, p. 221-238

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

  26. Published

    Water and Climate Change in the Lower Mekong Basin: Diagnosis & recommendations for adaptation

    Keskinen, M., Chinvanno, S., Kummu, M., Nuorteva, P., Snidvongs, A., Varis, O. & Västilä, K., 2009, Espoo, p. 69, (Water & Development Publications; no. TKK-WD-06).

    Research output: Working paperProfessional

  27. Published

    Water management in Angkor: human impacts on hydrology and sediment transportation

    Kummu, M., 2009, In : Journal of Environmental Management. 90, 3, p. 1413-1421

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  28. Published

    www, waerclock.org - tietoja vedestä sekuntti sekunnilta

    Porkka, M. & Kummu, M., 2009, In : VESITALOUS. 50, 4, p. 40-42

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

  29. 2008
  30. Published

    Editorial

    Kummu, M., Keskinen, M. & Varis, O., 1 May 2008, In : Ambio. 37, 3, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientificpeer-review

  31. Published

    Did the traditional cultures live in harmony with nature?Lessons from Angkor

    Kummu, M., Lustig, T., Fletcher, R., Pottier, C. & Penny, D., 2008, Modern Myths of the Mekong - A critical Review of Water and Development Concepts, Principles and Policies.Water and Development Publications. Kummu, M., Keskinen, M. & Varis, O. (eds.). Espoo: Helsinki University of Technology, p. 81-94

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

  32. Published

    Hydrology and ecology of the Tonle Sap Lake and its floodplains: impacts of the Mekong upstream development

    Kummu, M. & Varis, O., 2008, International conference of Ecohydrological Processes and Sustainable Floodplain Management, Lodz, Poland, May 2008. Poland: International Hydrological Programme UNESCO and InterAcademy Panel Water Programme

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

  33. Published

    Mekong at the crossroads

    Varis, O., Kummu, M. & Keskinen, M., 2008, In : Ambio. 37, 3, p. 146-149

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  34. Published

    Mekong at the Crossroads - water development and its impacts, paper presented in the symposium

    Keskinen, M., Koponen, J., Kummu, M., Käkönen, M., Sarkkula, J. & Varis, O., 2008, International Symposium "Mekong Management at a Watershed - IWRM in the global water crisis", 29.9.-1.10.2008, School of Global Studies, Gothenburg University, Sweden.. Öjendal, J. (ed.). Gothenburg, Sweden: School of Global Studies, Gothenburg University, Sweden, p. 100

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

  35. Published

    Modern Myths of the Mekong - A Critical Review of Water and Development Concepts, Principles and Policies.Water & Development Publications

    Kummu, M., Keskinen, M. & Varis, O., 2008, Espoo: Helsinki University of Technology. 187 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportAnthologyScientificpeer-review

  36. Published

    Riverband changes along the Mekong River: Remote sensing detection in the Vientiane-Nong Khai area

    Kummu, M., Lu, X., Rasphone, A., Sarkkula, J. & Koponen, J., 2008, In : QUATERNARY INTERNATIONAL. 186, 1, p. 100-112

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  37. Published

    Sediment - Curse of Blessing for Tonle Sap Lake?

    Kummu, M., Penny, D., Sarkkula, J. & Koponen, J., 2008, In : Ambio. 37, 3, p. 158-163

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  38. Published

    Suspended sediment dynamics at the Mekong floodplains: data analysis

    Kummu, M., Sarkkula, J., Irvine, K., Savuth, Y., Varis, O. & Lu, X. X., 2008, EMECS-8 Congress, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China, October 2008. China: East China University, p. 100-1001

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

  39. Published

    Ten major river basins in Monsoon Asia-Pacific: The quadrangle of social, economic, environmental and governance challenges.

    Varis, O., Kummu, M. & Salmivaara, A., 2008, EMECS-8 Congress: Harmonizing River Catchment and Estuary, Shanghai, Kiina, 27-30.10.2008. East China Normal University, p. 34

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

  40. Published

    The impact of Mekong river flow alteration of the Tonle Sap floods pulse

    Kummu, M. & Sarkkula, J., 2008, In : Ambio. 37, 3, p. 185-192

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  41. Published

    The water management network of Angkor, Cambodia

    Fletcher, R., Penny, D., Evans, D., Pottier, C., Barbetti, M., Kummu, M. & Lustig, T., 2008, In : ANTIQUITY. 82, 317, p. 658-670

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  42. Published

    Vesijalanjälki - mittari todelliselle vedentarpeellemme

    Kuismin, L., Heikinheimo, E., Keskinen, M. & Kummu, M., 2008, In : VESITALOUS. 1, p. 10-13

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

  43. Published

    Vesivarojen hallinta muinaisessa Angkorissa

    Kummu, M., 2008, In : VESITALOUS. 49, 1, p. 26-30

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

  44. 2007
  45. Published

    A modeling framework and preliminary results in assessing Phnom Penh's sewage discharges

    Kummu, M., Sokvongsa, T., Sarkkula, J., Koponen, J., Kagna, O., Moniphea, L., Mengieng, U., Sampson, M., Irvine, K. N., Vermette, S. J. & 2 othersTang, T. & Keskinen, M., 2007, Contemporary Modeling of Urban Water Systems, Monograph 15. W.James, K. N. I. (ed.). Guelph, Ontario, Canada: Computational Hydraulics International

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

  46. Published

    Human impacts on hydrology in the Mekong Basin present, future and reflections from the past

    Kummu, M. & Varis, O., 2007, IWHA conference in Tampere, June 2007.

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

  47. Published

    Hydrological history of the West Baray, Angkor, revealed through palynological analysis of sediments from the West Mebon

    Penny, D., Pottier, C., Kummu, M., Fletcher, R., Zoppi, U., Barbetti, M. & Tous, S., 2007, In : BULLETIN DE LECOLE FRANCAISE DEXTREME-ORIENT. 92, p. 497-521

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  48. Published

    Impact of Climate Change on hydrology and flooding in Songkhram River, Thailand

    Veijalainen, N., Kummu, M. & Lauri, H., 2007, Climate and Water Conference, Helsinki, Finland. September 2007.

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

  49. Published

    Mathematical modelling in integrated management of water resources - magical tool, mathematical toy or something in between?

    Sarkkula, J., Keskinen, M., Koponen, J., Kummu, M., Nikula, J., Varis, O. & Virtanen, M., 2007, Democratizing water governance in the Mekong region. Lebel, L. & Dore, J. (eds.). Bangkok, Thaimaa: Mekong Press, p. 127-156

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

  50. Published

    Sediment-related impacts due to upstream reservoir trapping, the Lower Mekong River

    Kummu, M. & Varis, O., 2007, In : Geomorphology. 85, 3-4, p. 275-293

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  51. Published

    Water respects no borders

    Varis, O., Kummu, M., Keskinen, M. & Heinonen, U., 2007, In : Polysteekki. 4, p. 12-15

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

  52. 2006
  53. Published

    A Baysian Approach to IWRM Policy Analysis: The Mekong Case

    Varis, O., Kummu, M. & Keskinen, M., 2006, The 16th Stockholm Water Symposium: 161-162, August 20-26, Stockholm. Stockholm, p. 161-162

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

  54. Published

    Dredging the Tonle Sap Lake for navigation - a model study

    Koponen, J., Kummu, M., Sarkkula, J., Jozsa, J. & Kramer, T., 2006, Workshop on Sediment Management in South and Southeast Asia, April 2006. Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand

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

  55. Published

    Ecosystem management of Tonle Sap Lake: intedgrated modeling approach

    Kummu, M., Sarkkula, J., Koponen, J. & Nikula, J., 2006, In : International Journal of Water Resources Development. 22, 3, p. 497-519

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  56. Published

    Editorial

    Varis, O., Kummu, M. & Keskinen, M., 2006, In : International Journal of Water Resources Development. 22, 3, p. 395-398

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  57. Published

    Integrated Water Resources Management on the Tonle Sap Lake, Cambodia

    Varis, O., Kummu, M., Keskinen, M., Sarkkula, J., Koponen, J., Heinonen, U. & Makkonen, K., 2006, In : Water Science & Technology: Water Supply. 6, 5, p. 51-58

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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