Jennifer M. Jacobs

Phone: (603) 862-0635
Office: Civil & Environmental Engineering, Gregg Hall Rm 240, Durham, NH 03824
Jennifer Jacobs


  • Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Cornell University
  • M.S., Civil Engineering, Tufts University
  • B.S., Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Brown University

Courses Taught

  • CEE 751: Open Channel Flow
  • CEE 754: Engineering Hydrology
  • CEE 951: Statistical Hydrology
  • CEE 955: Adv Surface Water Hydrology
  • CIE 642: Fluid Mechanics Lab
  • CIE 741: Open Channel Flow
  • CIE 788: Project Planning and Design
  • CIE 796: Top/Snow Hydrology
  • CIE 888: Master's Project Paper
  • CIE 951: Statistical Hydrology

Selected Publications

Mallick, R. B., Jacobs, J. M., Miller, B. J., Daniel, J. S., & Kirshen, P. (2018). Understanding the impact of climate change on pavements with CMIP5, system dynamics and simulation. International Journal of Pavement Engineering, 19(8), 697-705. doi:10.1080/10298436.2016.1199880

Ray, R. L., Jacobs, J. M., & Douglas, E. M. (2018). Modeling regional landslide susceptibility using dynamic soil moisture profiles. JOURNAL OF MOUNTAIN SCIENCE, 15(8), 1807-1824. doi:10.1007/s11629-018-4896-3

Daniel, J. S., Jacobs, J. M., Miller, H., Stoner, A., Crowley, J., Khalkhali, M., & Thomas, A. (2018). Climate change: potential impacts on frost–thaw conditions and seasonal load restriction timing for low-volume roadways. Road Materials and Pavement Design, 19(5), 1126-1146. doi:10.1080/14680629.2017.1302355

Tuttle, S. E., Jacobs, J. M., Vuyovich, C. M., Olheiser, C., & Cho, E. (2018). Intercomparison of snow water equivalent observations in the Northern Great Plains. Hydrological Processes, 32(6), 817-829. doi:10.1002/hyp.11459

Douglas, E., Jacobs, J., Hayhoe, K., Silka, L., Daniel, J., Collins, M., . . . Wake, C. (2017). Progress and Challenges in Incorporating Climate Change Information into Transportation Research and Design. Journal of Infrastructure Systems, 23(4), 04017018. doi:10.1061/(ASCE)IS.1943-555X.0000377

Douglas, E. M., Jacobs, J. M., Sumner, D. M., & Ray, R. L. (2009). A comparison of models for estimating potential evapotranspiration for Florida land cover types. Journal of Hydrology, 373(3-4), 366-376. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2009.04.029

Choi, M., & Jacobs, J. M. (2007). Soil moisture variability of root zone profiles within SMEX02 remote sensing footprints. Advances in Water Resources, 30(4), 883-896. doi:10.1016/j.advwatres.2006.07.007

Bosch, D. D., Lakshmi, V., Jackson, T. J., Choi, M., & Jacobs, J. M. (2006). Large scale measurements of soil moisture for validation of remotely sensed data: Georgia soil moisture experiment of 2003. Journal of Hydrology, 323(1-4), 120-137. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2005.08.024

Sumner, D. M., & Jacobs, J. M. (2005). Utility of Penman–Monteith, Priestley–Taylor, reference evapotranspiration, and pan evaporation methods to estimate pasture evapotranspiration. Journal of Hydrology, 308(1-4), 81-104. doi:10.1016/j.jhydrol.2004.10.023

JACOBS, J. (2004). SMEX02: Field scale variability, time stability and similarity of soil moisture. Remote Sensing of Environment, 92(4), 436-446. doi:10.1016/j.rse.2004.02.017

Most Cited Publications