fabian papa & partners

Publications

Infrastructure Finance & Investment

Water Supply & Distribution

Wastewater & Sewerage

  • Malekpour, A., Papa, F., Radulj, D., Karney, B.W. Understanding Hydraulic Transients in Sewer Systems, Water Environment Association (WEAO) Annual Technical Symposium, Toronto, Canada, April 2015.
  • Radulj, D., Papa, F., Karney, B.W. Ontario Wastewater Pump Efficiency Testing Program, Water Environment Association (WEAO) Annual Technical Symposium, Ottawa, Canada, April 2012.
  • Radulj, D., Papa, F., Karney, B.W. Hydraulic Transients and Sewage Conveyance – Learning from Experience, Water Environment Association of Ontario (WEAO) Annual Technical Symposium, Toronto, Canada, April 2011.

Urban Drainage & Stormwater Management

  • Papa, F., Thoman, G.W. Design Standard for Stormwater Management Facility By-Pass Systems, Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine, January 2006
  • Papa, F., Adams, B.J. Analysis of Urban Runoff with Infiltration Facilities. 10th International Conference on Urban Drainage, Copenhagen, Denmark, 21-26 August 2005.
  • Papa, F., Guo, Y., Thoman, G.W. Urban Drainage Infrastructure Planning and Management with a Changing Climate, Water and climate change: Knowledge for better adaptation, Proceedings of the 57th Canadian Water Resources Association Annual Congress, Montreal, Canada, 2004. 6 p.
  • Papa, F. Discussion of “Overflow Risk Analysis for Stormwater Quality Control Basins” by J.C. Guo, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 7, No. 6, July/August 2004, p.337.
  • Papa, F. Discussion of “Runoff Capture and Delivery Curves for Storm-Water Quality Control Designs” by J.C. Guo and B. Urbonas, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, ASCE, Vol. 130, No. 1, Jan./Feb. 2004, p.88.
  • Papa, F., Thoman, G.W., McMahon, J.A. Stormwater Management in Brampton: Thinking Outside the Box with Retrofits, Hydrotechnical Engineering – Bridging the Gap between Theory and Practice, Proceedings of the 16th Canadian Hydrotechnical Conference, Canadian Society for Civil Engineering, Burlington, Ontario, 2003. 8 p.
  • Adams, B.J., Papa, F. Analytical Probabilistic Modeling of Urban Drainage Systems.  New Trends in Water and Environmental Engineering for Safety and Life: Eco-compatible Solutions for Aquatic Environments; Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference, Capri, 24-28 June 2002.
  • Papa, F., Adams, B.J. Application of Analytical Probabilistic Models for Urban Drainage Systems Analysis. New Trends in Water and Environmental Engineering for Safety and Life: Eco-compatible Solutions for Aquatic Environments; Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference, Capri, 24-28 June 2002.
  • Papa, F., Kroecker, H., Steele, B. Application of Concrete Pipes for Underground Stormwater Detention Storage,Concrete Pipe Journal, Canadian Concrete Pipe Association, Fall 2001. p. 3.
    Also published in the February 2002 Newsletter of the Water Environment Association of Ontario (click here).
    Also published in Environmental Science & Engineering Magazine, June 2002 (click here or here).
  • Adams, B.J., Papa, F. Urban Stormwater Management Planning with Analytical Probabilistic Models, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York, 2000. 350 p. (This textbook is used for 4th year and graduate level courses at the University of Toronto)
  • Papa, F., Zourntos, P.S., Kroecker, H. Precast Concrete Box Sections Provide Relief (Hydraulically & Financially), Concrete Pipe Journal, Canadian Concrete Pipe Association, Volume IV, Issue 3, December 1999. p. 5.
  • Behera, P.K., Papa, F., Adams, B.J. Optimization of Regional Storm-Water Management Systems, ASCE Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, Vol. 125, No. 2, Mar./Apr. 1999. pp. 107-114.
  • Papa, F., Adams, B.J., Guo, Y. Detention time selection for stormwater quality control ponds, Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering, Vol. 26, No. 1, 1999. pp. 72-82.
  • Papa, F., Adams, B.J. Application of Derived Probability and Dynamic Programming Techniques to Planning Regional Stormwater Management Systems, Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Systems Analysis and Computing in Water Quality Management – WATERMATEX 97, IAWQ, Quebec, Canada, June 1997. pp. 97-104. & Water Science and Technology, Vol. 36, No. 5, 1997, pp. 227-234.
  • Papa, F., Adams, B.J., Thoman, G.W. Estimating Volume Requirements for Runoff Storage Facilities: Old Simplicity vs. New Complexity, Chapter 22 in Advances in Modeling the Management of Stormwater Impacts – Volume 6, W. James (Ed.), Computational Hydraulics International, Guelph, Ontario, 1998. pp. 415-436. Presented at the 1997 Conference on Stormwater and Water Quality Management Modelling, Toronto (February 1997)
  • Papa, F., Adams, B.J., Bryant, G.J. Models for Water Quality Control by Stormwater Ponds, Chapter 1 in Advances in Modeling the Management of Stormwater Impacts – Volume 5, W. James (Ed.), Computational Hydraulics International, Guelph, Ontario, 1997. pp. 1-22. Presented at the 1996 Conference on Stormwater and Water Quality Management Modelling, Toronto (February 1996)
  • Papa, F., Adams, B.J. Quality Control Optimization of Extended Detention Dry Ponds, Chapter 13 in Advances in Modeling the Management of Stormwater Impacts, W. James (Ed.), Computational Hydraulics International, Guelph, Ontario, 1996. pp. 201-222. Presented at the 1995 Conference on Stormwater and Water Quality Management Modelling, Toronto (February 1995)