SWAT Literature Database for Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles

Title:The fallacy in the use of the “best-fit” solution in hydrologic modeling 
Authors:Abbaspour, K.C. 
Year:2021 
Journal:Science of the Total Environment 
Volume (Issue):802 
Pages: 
Article ID:149713 
DOI:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.149713 
URL (non-DOI journals): 
Model:SWAT 
Broad Application Category:hydrologic only 
Primary Application Category:calibration, sensitivity, and/or uncertainty analysis 
Secondary Application Category:hydrologic assessment 
Watershed Description:Danube River, located in Europe (see general comments). 
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General Comments:The example hydrographs shown in this study were created in a previous application that is also discussed in: Arnold, J.G., D.N. Moriasi, P.W. Gassman, K.C. Abbaspour, M.J. White, R. Srinivasan, C. Santhi, R.D. Harmel, A. van Griensven, M.W. Van Liew, N. Kannan and M.K. Jha. 2012. SWAT: Model use, calibration, and validation. Transactions of the ASABE. 55(4): 1491-1508. Doi: 10.13031/2013.42256. 
Language:English 
Keywords:Model uncertainty, Calibration, Performance criteria, stochastic calibration, deterministic calibration