The following is a list of publications relating to UrbanBEATS and its development. Access links to databases have been provided. You will be able to access journal publications if your institution has the available subscriptions to these.


Peer-reviewed Journal Papers

  1. Bach, P.M., Staalesen, S., McCarthy, D.T., Deletic, A. (2015) Revisiting land use classification and spatial aggregation for modelling integrated urban water systems, Landscape and Urban Planning, 143, pp. 43-55. logo_link Link)
  2. Bach, P.M., McCarthy, D.T., Deletic, A. (2015). Can we model the implementation of water sensitive urban design in evolving cities?. Water Science and Technology, 71 (1), pp. 149-156. logo_link Link)
  3. Bach, P. M., Rauch, W., Mikkelsen, P. S., McCarthy, D. T., Deletic, A. (2014). A Critical Review of Integrated Urban Water Modelling – Urban Drainage and Beyond. Environmental Modelling & Software. 54, 88-107. logo_link Link)
  4. Bach, P. M., Deletic, A., Urich, C., Sitzenfrei, R., Kleidorfer, M., Rauch, W., McCarthy, D. T. (2013). Modelling Interactions Between Lot-Scale Decentralised Water Infrastructure and Urban Form – a Case Study on Infiltration Systems. Water Resources Management. 27, 4845-4863. DOI 10.1007/s11269-013-0442-9. logo_link Link)
  5. Bach, P. M., McCarthy, D. T., Urich, C., Sitzenfrei, R., Kleidorfer, M., Rauch, W., Deletic, A. (2013). A planning algorithm for quantifying decentralised water management opportunities in urban environments. Water Science & Technology. 68(8), 1857-1865. logo_link Link)

Peer-reviewed Conference Papers

  1. Bach, P. M., Eisenstein, W., McCarthy, D. T., Hatt, B., Sedlak, D., Deletic, A. (2016). Australian water sensitive planning in the San Francisco Bay Area: challenges and implications for model transferability. 2016 International Low Impact Development Conference (LID2016), Beijing, China. ( pdfgrey )
  2. Bach, P.M., McCarthy, D.T., Deletic, A. (2015). Exploring greenfield water sensitive options with the integrated planning-support model UrbanBEATS. 9th IWA Symposium on Systems Analysis and Integrated Assessment (Watermatex 15), Gold Coast, Australia. ( pdf Download )
  3. Bach, P.M., Dotto, C.B.S., McCarthy, D.T., Deletic, A. (2015). Exploring multi-objective water sensitive urban design through integrated modelling. 10th International Urban Drainage Modelling Conference (UDM2015), Mont-Sainte-Anne, Canada. ( pdf Download )
  4. Bach, P. M., McCarthy, D. T., Deletic, A. (2014). Modelling the dynamics of water sensitive planning for a suburban area in Melbourne, Australia. 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage (13ICUD), Kuching, Malaysia. ( pdfgrey )
  5. Dotto, C. B. S., Bach, P. M., Allen, R. Wong, T., Deletic, A. (2014). Towards Water Sensitive Urban Precincts: Modelling Stormwater Management Opportunities. 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage (13ICUD), Kuching, Malaysia. ( pdf Download )
  6. Bach, P. M., McCarthy, D. T., Deletic, A. (2013). UrbanBEATS: A strategic planning tool for exploring water sensitive futures. 8th International Water Sensitive Urban Design Conference (WSUD 2013). Gold Coast, Australia. ( pdf Download )

Other Publications

  1. Bach, P. M. (2014). UrbanBEATS – A virtual urban water system tool for exploring strategic planning scenarios. Doctor of Philosophy, Monash University. Melbourne, Australia. logo_link Link)