Faculty

Jerry R. Rogers, Ph.D., P.E.
Dr. Jerry R. Rogers, Ph.D., P.E. (Emeritus)
Associate Professor
Office Location: N107 Engineering Building 1, Houston, TX 77204-4003
Email: jerryrogers [at] houston [dot] rr [dot] com

Education: 

Ph.D. Civil Engineering/Water Resources, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, 1970
M.S.C.E. Water Resources/Environ. Engr., University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, 1964
B.S.C.E. (Honors), Civil Engineering, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, 1963

Professional Experience: 

1970–Present: Associate Professor, Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, University of Houston, Houston, TX
1979: Intergovernmental Employment with U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS on Streambank Protection Program
1969–1970: Visiting Industrial Professor, S.M.U., Dallas, TX
1969–1970: Operations Research Analyst, Computer Technology Inc., Arlington, TX
1966–1969: Assistant Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ and S.M.V., Dallas, TX
1962–1963: Hydraulic Engineer, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Little Rock, AR
1961: Engineering Aid, Arkansas Highway Department, North Little Rock, AR

Classes: 

CIVE 4311: Innovative Design for Civil Engineers / Storm Sewer Design / C.E. History
CIVE 4332: Hydrology
CIVE 5360: Urban and Regional Planning
CIVE 6322: Stormwater Management
CIVE 6363: Evaluation of Water Quality in Natural Waters
CIVE 6383: Advanced Planning and Design of Water Resource Systems

Students Supervised: 

Ronald Bravo (Ph. D.)

Sirish Madichetti (M.S.)

Sharmeen Rahman (M.S.)

John Guajardo (M.S.)

Gopal Thakar (M.S.)

Awards & Honors: 

2000 National ExCEEd Leadership Award for National Education Activities
1999 National Fellow Membership in ASCE
1999 Marble Plaque presented by National ASCE President Dan Turner for editing the ASCE Proceedings, FORMING CIVIL ENGINEERING'S FUTURE, 200 pp., and Coordinating the first annual ASCE NATIONAL CIVIL ENGINEERING EDUCATION CONGRESS, Oct. 20, 1999.
1998-99 I. Iben National Communications Award, American Water Resources Association
1997-98 National William H. Wisely American Civil Engineer Award, American Society of Civil Engineers
1996 HOUSTON ENGINEER OF THE YEAR AWARD, National Society of Professional Engineers
1995 ASCE District 15 Council Service Award, National ASCE Board of Direction (1992-95)
1994 Texas Section ASCE History & Heritage Award
1992 Texas Section ASCE AWARD OF HONOR
1992 National Fellow Award, American Water Resources Association
1990 National Service to the Profession Award, ASCE Water Resources Planning & Management Division
1990 National Service Award—National President of the American Water Resources Association
1990 Houston Branch ASCE—AWARD OF HONOR
1990 Arkansas Academy of Civil Engineering
1983 Presidential Service—Houston Branch ASCE
1982 National Executive Committee Service, ASCE Water Resources Planning & Management Division (1978-82)
1979 First Texas Section ASCE Professional Service Award
1978 Engineers Council of Houston Presidential Service Award
1974 TEXAS YOUNG ENGINEER OF THE YEAR AWARD, National Society of Professional Engineers, San Jacinto Chapter—Young Engineer of the Year
1963 Outstanding Senior Civil Engineer, University of Arkansas: 3-Year Varsity Basketball Letterman, Blue Key, Tau Beta Pi, Chi Epsilon, ASCE

Professional Memberships: 

National Vice President, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), National Executive Committee (2001-2003)
National Board (ASCE) 1992-1995
Member, National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE)
Member, Texas Society of Professional Engineers
Member, American Water Resources Association
1990 Texas Section Service, President—Texas Section—ASCE
Chi Epsilon
Tau Beta Pi
O.D.K.
Theta Tau
Sigma Xi
Blue Key Honor Society
American Society for Engineering Education
American Geophysical Union
American Water Works Association
Water Pollution Control Federation (now-WEF)
Phi Eta Sigma
Pi Mu Epsilon

Other Awards and Honors: 

Chair, EWRI History and Heritage Commitee, 2001-present
Chair, ASCE Committee of Vice Presidents, 2002-2003
Chair, National ASCE Committee on History & Heritage of American Civil Engineering (CHHACE), 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, Member 2001-2003
Member, ASCE National Educational Activities Committee, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
Editor for Civil Engineering History for the ASCE Journal of Professional Issues
Member, ASCE Houston National Convention Committe, 2000-2001
Member, ASCE Charlotte National Convention Committee, 1998-99
Chair, ASCE National Education Programs Committee, 1998-99
Member, ASCE National Faculty Practitioner Interaction Committee, 1998-1999
International Historic Landmark Committee, Queretaro Aqueduct, 1995-96, Mexico
Chair, Texas Continuing Education Committee, 1980-81
Director, Texas Extreme Flood Events Workshop, College Station, 1979
Texas Chair of Technical: Environmental Group 1970, Urban Group 1971, and Founder/Chair of the Water Resources Group 1976
Member- Texas Education & Tellers Committees, mid-70s
Houston Branch ASCE/Dallas Branch ASCE
Offshore Technology Conf.—ASCE Booth Committee, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000, 2001
Chair, 50th Houston Anniversary Committee, 1993, Editor of Houston ASCE History
Chair, Houston History—Heritage Committee, 1989-91
Chair, Houston Nominations/Honors Committee, 1986-87
President, Houston Branch ASCE, 1982-83, President Elect 1981-82
Member, National Historic Landmark Committees: Houston Ship Channel, San Jacinto
Houston Chair, National Engineers Week Committee, Engineer of the Year, 1979
Co-Chair, Houston Engineers Week Committee, 1978
Chair, Houston Engineers Week Publicity Committee, 1977
Houston Engineers Week Exhibits Coordinator, 1974-77, incl. U. of Houston
Chair, San Jacinto Awards Committee, 1973, Member TSPE Awards, 1974-77
Chair, San Jacinto Education Committee, 1972, Member- TSPE Scholarship Comm.
Chair, Houston Engineers Week Seminar/Students at University of Houston, 1972
Chair, University Awards- Houston Region, 1973
Member, TSPE Water Committee, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 2000-01

Research Interests: 

His current research interests are in stormwater management/drainage engineering, water resource systems and water distribution, and urban growth planning. He has had numerous funded projects since the 1970s and has graduated about 20 M.S. and 3 Ph.D. students.

Sponsored Research / Research Grant: 

2002, $18,800 Rogers, J., "Proposed Electronic Rain and Stream Level Gaging System for the City of Pearland,"City of Pearland.
2000, $4,500 Gernon, Adrianna & Jerry Rogers, "Astrodome Design/Construction," General Electric/Purdue/ U. of Houston Honors Program.
1999, $2,000 Rogers, J., "Houston Rainfall Disaggregation Methods," LGIA, University of Houston.
1998, $1,200 Rogers, J., "Utilization of Tidal Data for Wetlands Determination for Texas Coastal Areas," LGIA, University of Houston.
1997, $2,000 Rogers, J., "Impact of Major Houston Infrastructure Developments (Houston Ship Channel Enlargements & I-69) on the Houston Region," LGIA.
1992-95, $180,000 Cleveland, T. & J. Rogers, "Research into Production Cost Reduction by Energy Management of Houston's Surface & Ground Water Systems," City of Houston.
1991-92, $16,000 Rogers, J., "Development of City of Conroe Comprehensive Plan into the Next Century," City of Conroe.
1984-86, $52,600 Rogers, J., "Updated 15-100 Year Frequency Analysis for Harris County Recording Rainfall Data," Harris County Flood Control District.
1982, $39,300 Rogers, J., "Rainfall Frequency Analysis for the City of Houston," City of Houston.
1978, $7,040 Rogers, J., "Streambank Protection Program," U.S. Army Engineer Waterway Experiment Station.
1977-78, $37,000 Rogers, J., "Urban Flood Prediction/Warning from Radar/Rainfall and Land Use Data," U.S. Community Service & Continuing Education Program.
1971-73, $50,000 Graff, W. & J. Rogers, "Application of Remotely Sensed Spacecraft and Aircraft Data to the Preliminary Selection of Sanitary Landfill Sites," NASA.
1972, $1,000 Tharp, K. & J. Rogers, "Recent Developments in Mass Transportation," U.S. Dept. of Transportation.
1971, $2,670 Rogers, J., "Environmental Aspects of Chloride Occurrence in Texas Rivers," Research Initiation Grant, University of Houston.
1969, $4,000 Rogers, J., "Simulation Techniques for Streamflow Generation in Texas Rivers," Texas Water Development Board.
1967-68, $40,000 Rogers, J., Conjunctive Utilization of Ground & Surface Water in the Mullica River Basin," Rutgers University, U.S. Office of Water Resources Research.
1966-67, $10,000 Rogers, J., "Economics of Industrial Water Supply & Treatment in New Jersey," Rutgers University, U.S. Office of Water Resources Research.

Presentations: 

Rogers, J., 1968. "Data Input Needs for River Quality Systems Analysis," Environmental Engineering Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J. & R. Gemmell, 1970. "Generated Monthly Streamflows for the Midwestern and Southwestern U.S.," AWRA Conference, Las Vegas, NV.
Rogers, J., 1971. "Streamflow Generation for South Texas Rivers," Water Resources Planning for the Houston- Galveston Region, University of Houston Conference.
Rogers, J., 1971. "Mathematical Modeling of the Trickling Filter Process," Arkansas AWWA/WPCF, Hot Springs, AR.
Rogers, J., 1973. "Environmental Aspects of Chloride Occurrence in Texas Rivers," Environmental Engineering Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, Austin, TX.
Chang, J. & J. Rogers, 1973. "A Statistical Analysis of Streamflow Temperature Data for the Colorado River," Environmental Engineering Technical Group, Texas Section- ASCE, Austin, TX.
Rogers, J., 1974. "Remote Sensing for Selection of Sanitary Landfill Sites, "Urban Planning Technical Group, Texas Section- ASCE, Beaumont, TX.
Rogers, J., 1974. "Recent Developments in Hydraulic Labs in Mexico City, City of Los Angeles, Waterways Experiment Station, and USGS Gulf Coast Hydroscience Research Center," Hydraulics Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, Amarillo, TX.
Wilson, P. & J. Rogers, 1975. "An Analysis of Salt Water Problems in A Coastal Estuary," Waterways Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, Austin, TX.
Rogers, J., 1975. "Multisite Maximum Daily Rainfall and Runoff Events in Houston," Hydraulics Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, El Paso, TX.
Dean, C., Brunt, D. & J. Rogers, 1975. "Multisite Maximum Daily Rainfall and Runoff Events in Houston," Hydraulics Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, El Paso, TX.
Rogers, J. & D. Bradley, 1975. "Temporal Cost Differentials in Southern U.S. Reservoirs," AWRA Conference, Chicago, IL.
Rogers, J., 1976. "Peak Stormwater Runoff Prediction with Radar/Rainfall and Remote Sensing/Land Use Techniques," Water Resources and Urban Growth, WRPMD, ASCE, Minneapolis, MN.
Rogers, J., 1978. "British Radar Estimates of Rainfall," Flood Monitoring and Management Conferences, Austin, Dallas-Ft. Worth, and Houston.
Rogers, J., 1978. "Flood Peak Estimation with Houston Land Use Changes," Flood Monitoring and Management Conferences, Austin, Dallas-Ft. Worth, and Houston.
Rogers, J., 1978. "Developments in Water Resources in the U.K.," Water Resources Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, Corpus Christi, TX.
Triegel, E. & J. Rogers, 1979. "Self-Adjusting Watershed Modeling: A Gulf Coast Case," Water Systems '79, National WRPMD Conference, ASCE, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1979. "Flood Peak Prediction with Land Use Changes," Hydraulics Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, Austin, TX.
Rogers, J., 1979. "Tidal Current Velocities in the Calcasieu Estuary," Waterways Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, Austin, TX.
Brunt, D. & J. Rogers, 1979. "Relative Effects of Waves Generated by Ships and Wind on Shore Erosion in Upper Galveston Bay," Waterways Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, College Station, TX.
Rogers, J., 1980. "Stormwater Economics," Critical Issues- The Flood Problem," Engineers Council of Houston and Harris County Conference.
Casamayor, J. & J. Rogers, 1980. "Cost Analyses of Two-Year Versus Ten-Year Stormwater Protection," Hydraulics Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, San Antonio, TX.
Hence, B. & J. Rogers, 1980. "A Structural and Non-Structural Overview of Onsite Detention Techniques to Reduce Flooding," Hydraulics Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, San Antonio, TX.
Oyekan, T. & J. Rogers, 1980. "Water Quality Response to Urbanization," Environmental Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, San Antonio, TX.
Rogers, J., 1980. "Radar Analysis of Rainfall for Flood Peak Prediction," AWRA Conference, Gatlinburg, TN.
Rogers, J., 1980. "Student-Faculty Problems in Water Resources," Inland Water '80, WRPMD National Conference, Green Bay, WI.
Scott, H., Johnson, S. & J. Rogers, 1980. "Designing A Detention Pond on Goose Creek at Baytown, Texas," Urban Planning Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, El Paso, TX.
Remudo, T., Casamayor, J. & J. Rogers, 1980. "Beneficial and Adverse Effects of Artificial Recharge in Groundwater Aquifers," Hydraulics Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, El Paso, TX.
Rogers, J., 1981. "Education Needs in Water Resources," National ASCE Conference, St. Louis, MO.
Rogers, J., 1983. "Rainfall Analysis for Storm Sewer Criteria in Metropolitan Regions," AWRA National Conference, San Antonio, TX.
Rogers, J., 1984. "Urban Development and Drainage Increases for A Houston Watershed: 1970, 1975, 1980," Hydraulics Technical Group, Texas Section—ASCE, Dallas, TX.
Rogers, J., 1984. "Houston Water System," Bibliography for ASCE Houston Water Infrastructure Conference, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1984. "Rainfall Frequency Analysis for Urban Storm Sewers and Flood Control Systems," ASCE National Convention, Atlanta, GA.
Rogers, J., 1985. "Intensity- Duration- Frequency Analysis from Hourly Rainfall Data," National Weather Service Workshop, San Antonio, TX.
Rogers, J., 1985. "River Modeling of Pipeline Crossing," Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, MS.
Rogers, J., 1986. "Rainfall Analysis for Tropical Storm Claudette," Water Forum '86, ASCE National Conference, Long Beach, CA.
Casamayor, J. & J. Rogers, 1987. "Cost Analysis of Drainage Systems for Storms of Different Return Periods," WRPMD National Conference, ASCE, Kansas City, MO.
Rogers, J. & M. Talbott, 1987. "Comparison of Various Design Frequency Data for Updated Hourly Rainfalls vs. Technical Paper No. 40- 1961 for Harris County, Texas," WRPMD National Conference, Kansas City, MO.
Rogers, J., 1987. "Plans and Programs for Texas Civil Engineers, " Texas Section ASCE Workshop, Lubbock, TX.
Rogers, J., 1988. "Costs/Benefits for Urban Drainage Systems," WRPMD National Conference, ASCE, Norfolk, VA.
Rogers, J., 1988. "Utilizing Local Technical Group Experience at the ASCE National Level," WRPMD National Conference, Norfolk, VA.
Givens, P. & J. Rogers, 1988. "A Comparison of Methods for Estimating the Manning Roughness Coefficient for Backwater Computations," Texas Section- ASCE, Corpus Christi, TX.
Rogers, J., 1989. "Career Paths in Graduate Water Resources Engineering," WRPMD National Conference, ASCE, Sacramento, CA.
Grounds, J. & J. Rogers, 1989. "Design of Flood Control and Drainage in Coastal Regions Subjected to Tropical Storms and Hurricanes," ASCE National Convention, New Orleans, LA.
Rogers, J., 1990. "History of Early El Paso," Texas Section—ASCE, El Paso, TX.
Rogers, J., 1991. "History of Stormwater Regulation," Industrial Stormwater Permitting Symposium, University of Houston, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1991. "History/Development of South Padre Island," Texas Civil Engineer, Texas Section- ASCE.
Rogers, J., 1991. "Updating A City Master Plan and 1990 Census Data for Texas Cities," Urban Planning Technical Group, Texas Section- ASCE, South Padre Island, TX.
Rogers, J., 1991. "History of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering," Alumni/Faculty/Student Anniversary Dinner, Houston, TX.

Invited Presentations / Lectures: 

Rogers, J. 1970. "Seasonal Streamflow Computer Generation," U.S. Geological Survey—Reston, VA, Board of Engineers for Rivers & Harbors—Wash.D.C., EPA and Corps of Engineers—Dallas, Texas Water Development Board—Austin, TX
Rogers, J., 1975. "Effluent and Stream Standards," Industrial and Municipal Wastewater Treatment Conference, University of Houston, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1975. "Regional Water Quality Planning," Arizona State Health Dept., Phoenix, AZ and Tucson Association of Governments.
Rogers, J., 1978. "Land Use Changes and Drainage in the Houston Area," Land Use Conference, University of Houston Downtown Campus, Citizens Environmental Coalition, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1979. "Houston Rainfall Analysis for Storm Sewer Criteria," City of Houston Public Works Dept., Houston, TX.
Rogers, J. & T. Oyekan, 1981. "Summary of Rainfall Frequency Studies," Rice University Flood Conference, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1982. "Changing Rainfall Patterns in Houston and Stormwater Runoff Capabilities," American Meteorological Society- Houston.
Rogers, J., 1984. "Urban Rainfall Analysis and Flooding," American Public Works Association—Texas," Beaumont, TX.
Rogers, J., 1990. "ASCE Technical Committee Activities," WRPMD National Conference, ASCE, Ft. Worth, TX.
Rogers, J., 1991. "Conroe Master Plan Update," Conroe City Council, Conroe, TX.
Rogers, J. & J. Grounds, 1991. "Extreme Texas Rainfalls from Tropical Storms and Hurricanes," Texas A&M University ASCE/AWRA Student Chapters, College Station, TX.
Rogers, J., 1991. "Master Plans for Texas Cities," City of Dickinson, Dickinson, TX.
Rogers, J., 1992. "Houston Hydrology and Drainage Programs," Geosciences Seminar, University of Houston, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1994-95. "Panama Canal Developments," Central Texas Branch ASCE, Deep East Texas Branch, UTSA—ASCE Student Chapter, Southeast Texas Branch ASCE, New Mexico Section ASCE (with Conrad Keyes).
Rogers, J., 1994-95. "Eurotunnel Developments," Central Texas Branch ASCE, Dallas Branch ASCE, High Plains Branch ASCE, San Antonio Branch ASCE, Austin Branch ASCE, Ft. Worth Branch ASCE, Texas A&M University—Kingsville, Texas A&M University ASCE Student Chapter.
Rogers, J., 1995. "River Water Quality and the EPA Model—QUAL2E," University of Oklahoma ASCE Student Chapter.
Rogers, J., 1996. "Bicycle and Pedestrian Trail Systems," City of Conroe, Conroe, TX.
Rogers, J., 1996. "Houston Engineering Achievements," Tau Beta Pi Luncheon, University of Houston, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1997. "Giving Back to the Engineering Profession," Houston Engineers Week Address, Houston Young Engineers Awards Dinner, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1997. "Outstanding Houston Engineering Projects," Houston Engineers Week, Houston Area Student Awards Luncheon, University of Houston, Houston, TX.
Rogers, J., 1998. "The 1913 Founding of the First Texas Professional Engineering Society," Houston Area Student Awards Luncheon, Prairie View A&M University, Prairie View, TX.
Rogers, J., 1999. "Formation of the First Texas Professional Engineering Society," Fluor Daniel Inc., Sugarland, TX.
Rogers, J., 2000. "The History, Transition and Environmental Issues of the Panama Canal," Millennium Link Conference, Institution of Civil Engineers/ASCE, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Rogers, J., 2001. ""The QUAL2E Stream Quality Model," Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, Chicago, IL, April 28.
Rogers, J. et al, 2001, "The 1913 Formation of the Texas Section ASCE—A Re-enactment" ASCE National Convention, Houston.
Rogers, J. 2002 "Early Civil Engineering Education History" 150th Anniversity, ASCE National Convention, Washington, D.C.
Rogers, J., 2001 - 2003, "ASCE National Developments/150th Anniversary", ASCE groups in McAllen, Midland, Amarillo, San Antonio, Arlington, Corpus Christi, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Roswell, Denver, Ft. Collins, Austin, Houston, College Station, Carbondale, and St Louis.
Rogers, J., 2003 "Panama Canal History and Developments", Regional ASCE Student Conference, Brookings, S.D.
Rogers, J., 2003 "Eurotunnel Design and Construction" ASCE Duluth Section, Duluth, MN.

Refereed Journal Publications: 

Rogers, J., 1963. "The Arkansas Post Canal," Arkansas Engineer, pp. 14-16.
Rogers, J. & R. Gemmell, 1971. "Generated Monthly Streamflows for the Midwestern and Southwestern U.S.," Water Resources Bulletin, Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 581-591.
Rogers, J., 1973. "Are Student and Associate Members Encouraged to Participate in ASCE National Meetings?", Civil Engineering, Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 81-82.
Rogers, J. & W. Graff, 1973. "Economic Aspects of Landfill Site Selection," Solid Wastes Management, Vol. 16, No. 10, pp. 32, 54-56.
Rogers, J. & W. Graff, 1973. "Social Aspects of Landfill Site Selection," Solid Wastes Management, Vol. 16, No. 11, pp. 34, 42, 78.
James, L. & J. Rogers, 1978. "Economics and Water Resources Planning in America: 1776-1976," ASCE, J. Water Resources Planning & Management , ASCE.
Rogers, J., 1980. "Stormwater Economics," Houston Engineer.
Rogers, J., 1985. "Hourly Rainfall Computer Analysis," Computer Applications in Water Resources, WRPMD, ASCE, Buffalo, NY.
Juch, M., Rogers, J.,…, 1991. "Overview of Historical Civil Engineering Projects in Texas," Texas Civil Engineer, pp. 17-19, June.
Cleveland, T., Bravo, R. & J. Rogers, 1992. "Specific Storage and Hydraulic Conductivities Using Extensometer and Hydrograph Data," Ground Water, Vol. 30, No. 5, pp. 701-705.
Bravo, R., Rogers, J. & T. Cleveland, 1996. "Modeling Groundwater Flow Using Flux Boundary Conditions," Water Resources Research, Vol. 32, No. 1, pp. 39-46.
Rogers, J. 1998. "ASCE Guide to History and Heritage Programs, " Engineering History and Heritage, ASCE, pp. 64-65, "Summary for the Engineering History and Heritage Congress, "pp. iii-iv.
Whipple, W.,…. Rogers, J.,….,1999. "A Proposed Approach to Coordination of Water Resource Development and Environmental Regulations," J. American Water Resources Association, Vol. 33, No. 4, pp. 713-716.
Rogers, J., 1999. "Early Civil Engineering History: A Selected History for Engineering Classes," Forming Civil Engineering's Future, ASCE, pp. 137-138.
Brenner, B., Rogers, J., & R. Tener, 1999. "The National Practitioner Education Partner (P.E.P.) Award," Forming Civil Engineering's Future, ASCE, pp. 109-110.
Rogers, J., 2000. "The History, Transition & Environmental Concerns of the Panama Canal," The Millennium Link , Institution of Civil Engineers, 5 pp.
Rogers, J. and M. Ports, 2002. "ASCE is Born," Civil Engineering Magazine: 150th Anniversary Issue, Nov, Dec, 2002, pp, 198-201.
Wood, A. & J. Rogers, 2000. "Houston Rainfall Disaggregation Methods," American Water Resources Association, 3 pp.
Papers in National/State Technical Conference Proceedings: Dr. Jerry R. Rogers, P.E.
Rogers, J. & R. Gemmell, 1966. "Economic Evaluation of Flow Augmentation- A Systems Analysis Case Study," Proceedings—Purdue Industrial Waste Conference, West Lafayette, IN.
Rogers, J., 1967. "Simulation of Flood Flow Diversion from A Lake System," Proceedings—American Water Resources Association Conference- San Francisco, CA.
Rogers, J., 1975. "Transport Feasibility of Wastewater in A Gulf Coast Estuary," System Simulation in Water Resources, North Holland Publishing Company, Amsterdam.
James, L. & J. Rogers, 1976. "Economics and Water Resources Planning in America: 1776-1976," Evolution of Planning Methods in Water Resources, Proceedings—ASCE Convention, Philadelphia, PA.
Warner, C., Rogers, J.,.., 1976. "Water Recreation and Benefit Estimation for Lake Livingston," Proceedings- ASCE Convention, San Diego, CA.
Rogers, J., 1977. "Simulation of Groundwater Withdrawal Effects upon Urban Subsidence and Flooding," Modeling of Land, Air, and Water Resource Systems, North Holland Publishing Company, Amsterdam.
Rogers, J., 1978. "A Federal Case involving Reservoir Regulation under Section 311 -i-P.L. 92-500," Legal, Institutional and Social Aspects of Water Resources, Proceedings—ASCE WRPMD/IDD, Blacksburg, VA.
Rogers, J., Graff, W.,…, 1979. "Sanitary Landfill Site Selection by Remote Sensing," Applied Advanced Data Collection and Management, ASCE Aerospace Division.
Oyekan, T. & J. Rogers, 1982. "Flood Forecasting/Warning System for Ibadan, Nigeria," Proceedings—Hydrometeorology Conference, AWRA.
Kruse, S. & J. Rogers, 1983. "Computer Analysis of Two Municipal Water Systems for Demand Variations and Component Modifications," Proceedings—American Water Works Association.
Rogers, J., 1985. "Computer Alanyses of Hourly Recording Rain Gage Data for the U.S. Gulf Coast," Proceedings—National Weather Service, Southern Region Workshop, San Antonio, TX.
Rogers, J. & J. Grounds, 1985. "Hourly Rainfalls Associated with Tropical Storms and Hurricanes near the Upper Texas Coast," Proceedings—AWRA, San Juan, P.R.
Feder, A. & J. Rogers, 1988. "Advanced Remote Sensing Approaches in Groundwater Exploration," Proceedings—AWRA Symposium on Energy and Water, Salt Lake City, UT.
Rogers, J., 1988. "America's Water Resources," Plenary Address- Proceedings—Tennessee Hydrology Symposium, AWRA, Nashville, TN.
Bravo, R., Rogers, J. & T. Cleveland, 1991. "Analysis of Ground Water Level Fluctuations and Borehole Extensometer Data from the Baytown Area, Houston, Texas," Proceedings—Fourth International Symposium on Land Subsidence, Houston, TX, pp. 656-666.
Bravo, R., Rogers, J. & T. Cleveland, 1991. "On the Determination of the Compressible Soil Properties Required to Model Subsidence in the Area of Houston, Texas," Proceedings—Fourth International Symposium on Land Subsidence, Houston, TX, pp. 667-675.
Bravo, R., Rogers, J. & T. Cleveland, 1991. "A New Three Dimensional Finite Difference Model of the Ground Water Flow and Land Subsidence in the Houston Area," Proceedings—Fourth International Symposium on Land Subsidence, " Houston, TX, pp. 15-26.
Cleveland, T. Bravo, R. & J. Rogers, 1991. "Determining Boundary Conditions for A Regional Flow Model of the Chicot and Evangeline Aquifers in the Houston Metropolitan Area," Proceedings—AWRA Conference, New Orleans, LA.
Rogers, J., 1991. "Costs- Benefits of Various Design Frequencies for Urban Drainage Design," Proceedings—18th National Conference on WRPM," ASCE, New Orleans, LA.
Sandeen, W. & J. Rogers, 1991. "Dewatering of Aquifer Sands," Proceedings—AWRA- Texas Section, Austin, TX.
Draksharan, S. & J. Rogers, 1992. "Land Use Change Analysis and A Water Surface Profile (WSPRO) Model for Sims Bayou Bridges," Proceedings—AWRA- Texas Section, Corpus Christi, TX.
Sheu, K., Rogers, J. & W. Bulloch, 1992. "Water Planning for Subsidence Control in North Houston, " Proceedings—Water Forum '92, ASCE, Baltimore, MD.
Rogers, J., Sarman, S. & M. Juch, 1992. "Unique Design, Construction, and Financing for the San Jacinto Monument," Proceedings—Texas Section- ASCE, 1992.
Cleveland, T., Rogers, J. & K. Sheu, 1993. "Energy Management for Houston's Ground and Surface Water System," Proceedings—WRPMD, ASCE, Seattle.
Thakar, G. & J. Rogers, 1993. "Water Quality Stream Simulation with QUAL2E," Proceedings—AWRA- Texas Section.
Sheu, K. & J. Rogers, 1994. "Groundwater Management and Systems Operation Utilizing Supply, Well Reliability and Demand Distribution," Proceedings- WRPMD, ASCE.
Rogers, J., 1994. "U.S. Weather Records for the Gulf Coast Region," Proceedings—AWRA.
Reddy, B., Rogers, J., Cleveland, T. & L. Chuang, 1994. "Water Usage in a Southwest Houston Residential Area," Proceedings—ASCE Texas Section Conference, Corpus Christi, TX.
Cleveland, T., Rogers, J., Chuang, L., Reddy, B. & K. Jeng, 1994. "Energy Efficient Supply Allocation for a Multiple Source Water Distribution Network," Proceedings—ASCE Water Resources Planning & Management Division National Conference, Denver, CO, pp. 65-69.
Reddy, B., Rogers, J., Cleveland, T., & L. Chuang, 1994. "Modeling Municipal Water Demand for A Pump Station Area," Proceedings—ASCE Water Resources Planning & Development Division National Conference, Denver, CO, pp. 65-69.
Rogers, J. & J. Correa, 1994. "Panama Canal Developments," Proceedings—Texas Section-ASCE, Lubbock, TX.
Struzick, G., Rogers, J., Sims, J. and H. Steadman, 1995. "Houston's Texas Commerce Bank Building," Proceedings- ASCE Texas Section Conference, El Paso, TX, pp. 141-149.
Pritchett, D. & J. Rogers, 1997. (Best Session Paper Award). "Planning and Funding for Pedestrian and Bicycle Networks," Proceedings—Texas Section- ASCE, Arlington, TX.
Garman, Michael & J. Rogers, 1997. (Best Session Paper Award). "Comparison of Schaefer- Stevens Flood Routing to Muskingum- Cunge Method," Proceedings—Texas Section-ASCE, Arlington, TX.
Guajardo, J., Rogers, J. & K. Wang, 1998. "Side Channel Weir Detention Simulation," Proceedings—ASCE Texas Section Conference, South Padre Island, TX.
Rogers, J., Johnson, W., Wagner, F., & S. Ramsey, 1998. "Reenactment of the 1913 Founding of the Texas Section- ASCE, " Proceedings—Texas Section- ASCE, Dallas, TX.
Whipple, W., …Rogers, J., …, 1998. "The Need for Coordination in Water Resources Planning and Environmental Regulation," ASCE National Webpage (from Chicago WRPMD/EED Conference).
Guajardo, J., Rogers, J. & K. Wang, 1998. "Simulation of Side Channel Weir Diversion", Proceedings—AWRA National Conference, Pt. Clear, AL.
Rogers, J. and Amanda Wood, 2000. "Houston Rainfall Disaggregation Methods," Proceedings—American Water Resources Association, Miami, FL.
Rogers, J., 2000. "The History, Transition and Environmental Issues of the Panama Canal," Millennium Link Conference, Institution of Civil Engineers/ASCE, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Rogers, J. et al, 2001. "The 1913 Formation of the First Texas Professional Engineering Society, International National Engineering History, ASCE, pp, 107-112.
Juch, Martha and J. Rogers, 2001, "Historic Civil Engineering Projects in Texas, International National Engineering History, ASCE, pp. 295-303.
Rogers, J., 2002 Early Civil Engineering Education History" ASCE 150th Anniversary Conference—Washington, D.C., "American Civil Engineering History: The Pioneering Years" ASCE.

Editorial Activities / Discussions in Refereed Journals: 

2002, Rogers, J. & A.J. Fredrich, Environmental and Water Resources History, ASCE, 160 pp.
2001, Rogers,J. & A. J. Fredrich, International/National Engineering History, ASCE, 200+ pp.
1999, Rogers, J. & B. Brenner, Forming Civil Engineering's Future, ASCE, 200 pp.
1998, Rogers, J., Engineering History and Heritage, ASCE, 173 pp.
1996, Rogers, J. et al, Civil Engineering History: Engineers Make History, ASCE, 207 pp.
1994, Rogers, J. & W. Bulloch, Municipal Utility Revenues, ASCE.
1981, Rogers, J., Water Forum '81, ASCE.
1980, Keown,M., E. Dardeau (& J. Rogers), Utilization of Filter Fabric for Streambank Protection Applications, Technical HL-80-12, U.S. Army Engineer Waterways Experiment Station.
1979, Fredrich, A. (& J. Rogers), Water Systems '79, ASCE.