Matti Kummu

  • Tietotie 1 E, 02150 Espoo

20012020

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Research Output

2013

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

13 Citations (Scopus)
2012

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

85 Citations (Scopus)

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

140 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

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

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

2 Citations (Scopus)

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

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451 Citations (Scopus)
319 Downloads (Pure)

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

5 Citations (Scopus)

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: SPRINGER SCIENCE+BUSINESS MEDIA B.V., p. 101-126

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

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

36 Citations (Scopus)

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

8 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

82 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

81 Citations (Scopus)

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

27 Citations (Scopus)

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

70 Citations (Scopus)
2011

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

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., Osbeck, M. & Janprasart, S., 2011, Chiang Mai, Thailand, p. 109.

Research output: Working paperProfessional

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

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96 Citations (Scopus)
241 Downloads (Pure)

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

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

74 Citations (Scopus)

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

57 Citations (Scopus)
2010

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

47 Citations (Scopus)

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

194 Citations (Scopus)

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

61 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

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

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

222 Citations (Scopus)

Kuinka kaukana rannasta?

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

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

94 Citations (Scopus)
2009

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

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

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

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

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

33 Citations (Scopus)

www, waerclock.org - tietoja vedestä sekuntti sekunnilta

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

2008

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

Editorial

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

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientificpeer-review

1 Citation (Scopus)

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

Mekong at the crossroads

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

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

25 Citations (Scopus)

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

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

72 Citations (Scopus)

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

54 Citations (Scopus)

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

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