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  1. ncbi Uniform head in horizontal and vertical wells
    David R Steward
    Department of Civil Engineering, Kansas State University, 2118 Fiedler Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 5000, USA
    Ground Water 44:86-90. 2006
  2. ncbi Ground water budget analysis and cross-formational leakage in an arid basin
    William R Hutchison
    El Paso Water Utilities, P O Box 511, El Paso, TX 79961, USA
    Ground Water 46:384-95. 2008
  3. ncbi The microbial engines that drive Earth's biogeochemical cycles
    Paul G Falkowski
    Environmental Biophysics and Molecular Ecology Program, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences and Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Science 320:1034-9. 2008
  4. pmc New Caledonia: a very old Darwinian island?
    Philippe Grandcolas
    UMR 5202 CNRS, Departement Systematique et Evolution, Museum national d histoire naturelle, 45 rue Buffon, 75005 Paris, France
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:3309-17. 2008
  5. pmc Metagenomes from high-temperature chemotrophic systems reveal geochemical controls on microbial community structure and function
    William P Inskeep
    Thermal Biology Institute and Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9773. 2010
  6. ncbi Prediction of 222Rn in Danish dwellings using geology and house construction information from central databases
    Claus E Andersen
    Risø National Laboratory, DK 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 123:83-94. 2007
  7. pmc Relationship of climate, geography, and geology to the incidence of Rift Valley fever in Kenya during the 2006-2007 outbreak
    Allen Hightower
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Center for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:373-80. 2012
  8. ncbi Geology of mankind
    Paul J Crutzen
    Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, PO Box 3060, D 55020 Mainz, Germany
    Nature 415:23. 2002
  9. ncbi Global impacts of geogenic arsenic: a medical geology research case
    Jose A Centeno
    Department of Environmental and Infectious Disease Sciences, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306 6000, USA
    Ambio 36:78-81. 2007
  10. pmc Landforms predict phylogenetic structure on one of the world's most ancient surfaces
    Mitzy Pepper
    School of Botany and Zoology, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    BMC Evol Biol 8:152. 2008

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Publications279 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Uniform head in horizontal and vertical wells
    David R Steward
    Department of Civil Engineering, Kansas State University, 2118 Fiedler Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 5000, USA
    Ground Water 44:86-90. 2006
    ..This approach may also be used to contrast the differences in head between horizontal and vertical wells of various lengths, radii, and placement elevations...
  2. ncbi Ground water budget analysis and cross-formational leakage in an arid basin
    William R Hutchison
    El Paso Water Utilities, P O Box 511, El Paso, TX 79961, USA
    Ground Water 46:384-95. 2008
    ..The coupled analyses of ground water budget analysis and isotope sampling and analysis provide a means to confirm, refute, or modify conceptual models of ground water flow...
  3. ncbi The microbial engines that drive Earth's biogeochemical cycles
    Paul G Falkowski
    Environmental Biophysics and Molecular Ecology Program, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences and Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Science 320:1034-9. 2008
    ..A major challenge in the coming decades is to understand how these machines evolved, how they work, and the processes that control their activity on both molecular and planetary scales...
  4. pmc New Caledonia: a very old Darwinian island?
    Philippe Grandcolas
    UMR 5202 CNRS, Departement Systematique et Evolution, Museum national d histoire naturelle, 45 rue Buffon, 75005 Paris, France
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:3309-17. 2008
    ..New Caledonia must be considered as a very old Darwinian island, a concept that offers many more fascinating opportunities of study...
  5. pmc Metagenomes from high-temperature chemotrophic systems reveal geochemical controls on microbial community structure and function
    William P Inskeep
    Thermal Biology Institute and Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e9773. 2010
    ..The distribution of functional genes involved in electron transport is consistent with the hypothesis that geochemical parameters (e.g., pH, sulfide, Fe, O2) control microbial community structure and function in YNP geothermal springs...
  6. ncbi Prediction of 222Rn in Danish dwellings using geology and house construction information from central databases
    Claus E Andersen
    Risø National Laboratory, DK 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 123:83-94. 2007
    ..The model includes nine explanatory variables, of which the most important ones are house type and geology. All explanatory variables are available from central databases...
  7. pmc Relationship of climate, geography, and geology to the incidence of Rift Valley fever in Kenya during the 2006-2007 outbreak
    Allen Hightower
    Division of Parasitic Diseases and Malaria, Center for Global Health, Center for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 86:373-80. 2012
    ..Cases occurred in three spatial temporal clusters that differed by the date of associated rainfall, soil type, and land usage...
  8. ncbi Geology of mankind
    Paul J Crutzen
    Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, PO Box 3060, D 55020 Mainz, Germany
    Nature 415:23. 2002
  9. ncbi Global impacts of geogenic arsenic: a medical geology research case
    Jose A Centeno
    Department of Environmental and Infectious Disease Sciences, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306 6000, USA
    Ambio 36:78-81. 2007
  10. pmc Landforms predict phylogenetic structure on one of the world's most ancient surfaces
    Mitzy Pepper
    School of Botany and Zoology, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT 0200, Australia
    BMC Evol Biol 8:152. 2008
    ..of the gekkotan lizard Lucasium stenodactylum within the Pilbara with geological, distributional and habitat data to test the hypothesis that ancient surface geology predicts current clade-habitat associations in saxicoline animals.
  11. ncbi Goodbye Gondwana? New Zealand biogeography, geology, and the problem of circularity
    Jonathan M Waters
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Syst Biol 55:351-6. 2006
  12. ncbi Borate minerals and origin of the RNA world
    Edward S Grew
    Department of Earth Sciences, 5790 Bryand Global Sciences Center, University of Maine, Orono, ME 04469 5790, USA
    Orig Life Evol Biosph 41:307-16. 2011
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  13. ncbi A review of scientific literature examining the mining history, geology, mineralogy, and amphibole asbestos health effects of the Rainy Creek igneous complex, Libby, Montana, USA
    Bryan R Bandli
    MVA Scientific Consultants, Duluth, Georgia 30097, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 18:949-62. 2006
    This article reviews the past 90 yr of scientific research directed on multiple aspects of the unique geology and environmental health issues surrounding the vermiculite deposit found at Libby, MT...
  14. ncbi The effects of geology and the impact of seasonal correction factors on indoor radon levels: a case study approach
    Gavin K Gillmore
    Geography and Environmental Science, University of Bradford, West Yorkshire, Bradford, BD7 1DP, UK
    J Environ Radioact 84:469-79. 2005
    b>Geology has been highlighted by a number of authors as a key factor in high indoor radon levels. In the light of this, this study examines the application of seasonal correction factors to indoor radon concentrations in the UK...
  15. ncbi Biological and medical significance of calcium phosphates
    Sergey V Dorozhkin
    Solid State Chemistry, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Bochum, Universitatsstrasse 150, 44780 Bochum, Germany
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 41:3130-46. 2002
    ..Calcium phosphates have a great biological and medical significance and in this review we give an overview of the current knowledge in this subject...
  16. ncbi Medical geology: an opportunity for the future
    Olle Selinus
    Geological Survey of Sweden, Uppsala
    Ambio 36:114-6. 2007
  17. ncbi Effects of trace element concentrations on culturing thermophiles
    D R Meyer-Dombard
    Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Extremophiles 16:317-31. 2012
    ..Trace element concentrations appear to influence growth conditions in extreme environments. Incorporating geochemical data into cultivation attempts may improve culturing success...
  18. doi Geology. The story of O2
    Paul G Falkowski
    Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences and Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University, 71 Dudley Road, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Science 322:540-2. 2008
  19. ncbi Genes meet geology: fish phylogeographic pattern reflects ancient, rather than modern, drainage connections
    J M Waters
    Department of Zoology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Evolution 55:1844-51. 2001
    ..Our study reinforces the value of combining biological and geological data for the formulation and testing of historical hypotheses...
  20. ncbi Forensic pedology, forensic geology, forensic geoscience, geoforensics and soil forensics
    Alastair Ruffell
    School of Geography, Archaeology and Palaeoecology, Queen s University Belfast, Elmwood Avenue, Belfast BT7 1NN, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
    Forensic Sci Int 202:9-12. 2010
    ..The issue of where forensic biology and microbiology sits with these uses of Earth evidence is considered...
  21. ncbi Geology. Resources of the sea floor
    Peter A Rona
    Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences and Department of Geological Sciences, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Science 299:673-4. 2003
  22. pmc The age and origin of the Pacific islands: a geological overview
    Vincent E Neall
    Institute of Natural Resources, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 363:3293-308. 2008
    ..Out of the 11 linear volcanic chains identified, each is briefly described and its history summarized. The geology of 10 exemplar archipelagos (Japan, Izu-Bonin, Palau, Solomons, Fiji, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Society, Galá..
  23. pmc Atmospheric composition and climate on the early Earth
    James F Kasting
    Department of Geosciences, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:1733-41; discussion 1741-2. 2006
    ..Studying both the oxygen and sulphur isotopic records has thus proved useful in probing the composition of the early atmosphere...
  24. pmc Implications of a 3.472-3.333 Gyr-old subaerial microbial mat from the Barberton greenstone belt, South Africa for the UV environmental conditions on the early Earth
    Frances Westall
    Centre de Biophysique Moleculaire, CNRS, rue Charles Sadron, 45071 Orleans Cedex 2, France
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:1857-75. 2006
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  25. ncbi The emergence of life from iron monosulphide bubbles at a submarine hydrothermal redox and pH front
    M J Russell
    Department of Geology and Applied Geology, University of Glasgow, UK
    J Geol Soc London 154:377-402. 1997
    ..Information systems to govern replication could have developed penecontemporaneously in this same milieu. But iron, sulphur and phosphate, inorganic components of earliest life, continued to be involved in metabolism...
  26. pmc Initiation of clement surface conditions on the earliest Earth
    N H Sleep
    Department of Geophysics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 98:3666-72. 2001
    ..A potentially evolutionarily significant warm period of between 10(5) and 10(7) years seems likely, which nonetheless was brief compared to the vast expanse of geological time...
  27. ncbi Towards a geology of evidence-based practice--a discussion paper
    Gary Rolfe
    School of Health Science, University of Wales, Swansea, UK
    Int J Nurs Stud 43:903-13. 2006
    ..the linear mode of historical thinking in favour of Deleuze's notion of rhizomatic thought and the metaphor of geology. Finally, we employ the rhizomatic mode of thinking and writing to construct a geology of evidence-based practice ..
  28. pmc How old is the Hawaiian biota? Geology and phylogeny suggest recent divergence
    Jonathan P Price
    Graduate Group in Geography, University of California, Davis, 1 Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Proc Biol Sci 269:2429-35. 2002
    ..Three of these, and an additional seven (mostly single-species) lineages, have colonized the archipelago within this period. The timing of colonization of other lineages remains uncertain...
  29. ncbi Geology and palaeontology of the Late Miocene Middle Awash valley, Afar rift, Ethiopia
    G WoldeGabriel
    EES 6 MS D462, Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico 87545, USA
    Nature 412:175-8. 2001
    ..0 Myr hominoid fossils recently recovered from Lukeino, Kenya. These findings require fundamental reassessment of models that invoke a significant role for global climatic change and/or savannah habitat in the origin of hominids...
  30. ncbi Role of active floodplains for nutrient retention in the river Rhine
    H Olde Venterink
    IHE, Wetland Ecosystems, PO Box 3015, 2601 DA Delft, The Netherlands
    J Environ Qual 32:1430-5. 2003
    ..The percentage P retention increased with decreasing river depth and flow velocity; it seemed related to the efficiency of sediment trapping...
  31. ncbi Delineating and quantifying ground water discharge zones using streambed temperatures
    Brewster Conant
    Department of Earth Sciences, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
    Ground Water 42:243-57. 2004
    ..g., horizontal hyporheic or ground water flow), and recharge. Geological variations at depth played a key role in determining which type of flow behavior occurred in the streambed...
  32. ncbi Geochemical imaging of flow near an artificial recharge facility, Orange County, California
    Jordan F Clark
    Department of Geological Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, USA
    Ground Water 42:167-74. 2004
    ..By combining these techniques, ground water flow was imaged with time scales on the order of weeks to decades...
  33. ncbi Faecal bacteria yields in artificial flood events: quantifying in-stream stores
    R W Muirhead
    AgResearch Ltd, Private Bag, Mosgiel 50034, New Zealand
    Water Res 38:1215-24. 2004
    ..Concentrations of E. coli in the biofilms on exposed rocks were orders of magnitude lower, indicating that exposed rocks were not a source of E. coli released by the artificial floods...
  34. ncbi Migration of alternative de-icers in unsaturated zone of aquifers--in vitro study
    P Hellstén
    Research Programme for Environmental Technology, Finnish Environment Institute, P O Box 140, 00251 Helsinki, Finland
    Water Sci Technol 48:45-50. 2003
    ..The information will be used mainly in Scandinavia and North America where the hydrogeological conditions are similar to those in Finland...
  35. ncbi Baseline nitrate concentration in groundwater of the Chalk in south Dorset, UK
    K J Limbrick
    Aquatic Environments Research Centre, Department of Geography, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading RG6 6AB, UK
    Sci Total Environ 314:89-98. 2003
    ..Intensified fertilizer use and increased livestock numbers are suggested as the fundamental cause of the rise in nitrate concentrations. The implications of the nitrate record for regional hydrogeological processes are discussed...
  36. ncbi Nitrate concentration in wetlands: assessing the contribution of deeper groundwater from anions
    Hélène Pauwels
    BRGM Water Department, 3, avenue Cl Guillemin, 45060 Orleans, France
    Water Res 38:1019-25. 2004
    ..These factors are efficiently discriminated by the monitoring of just three, easily affordable, parameters: NO3, SO4 and Cl...
  37. ncbi Quantifying ground water recharge at multiple scales using PRMS and GIS
    Douglas S Cherkauer
    Department of Geosciences, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
    Ground Water 42:97-110. 2004
    ..It reproduces total annual discharge and recharge to within 9% and 10%, respectively, indicating the process can also be used to calculate recharge in ungauged watersheds. It has not been tested outside the study area, however...
  38. ncbi Multiple-aquifer characterization from single borehole extensometer records
    Jason P Pope
    USGS Water Resources Division, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Ground Water 42:45-58. 2004
    ..6 x 10(-4) m/year to 2.0 x 10(-3) m/year. These parameter values will be useful in future management and modeling of ground water in the Virginia Coastal Plain...
  39. ncbi Ground water/surface water interaction in a fractured rock aquifer
    Jaime P A Oxtobee
    Golder Associates Ltd, 1796 Courtwood Cr, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, K2C 2B5
    Ground Water 41:667-81. 2003
    ..As a result, the migration path for contaminants within the fracture network and between the surface and subsurface will also vary significantly with time...
  40. ncbi Interbasin underflow between closed Altiplano basins in Chile
    Errol L Montgomery
    Errol L Montgomery and Associates Inc, 1550 E Prince Rd, Tucson, AZ 85719, USA
    Ground Water 41:523-31. 2003
    ..Recognition and quantification of interbasin ground water underflow will assist in management of ground water resources in the arid Chilean Altiplano environment...
  41. ncbi Measurement and analysis of non-Fickian dispersion in heterogeneous porous media
    Melissa Levy
    Department of Environmental Sciences and Energy Research, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    J Contam Hydrol 64:203-26. 2003
    ..Quantitative analysis demonstrated that the CTRW theory characterized the full shape of the breakthrough curves far more effectively than the ADE...
  42. ncbi Nitrogen in rainfall, cloud water, throughfall, stemflow, stream water and groundwater for the Plynlimon catchments of mid-Wales
    Colin Neal
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxon, OX10 8BB, UK
    Sci Total Environ 314:121-51. 2003
    ..The results are explained in relation to the dominant hydrogeochemical processes operative...
  43. ncbi Application of harmonic analysis of water levels to determine vertical hydraulic conductivities in clay-rich aquitards
    Brigitte E J Boldt-Leppin
    University of Saskatchewan, Department of Geological Sciences, 114 Science Pl, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5E2, Canada
    Ground Water 41:514-22. 2003
    ..These depths reflected the depth of extensive vertical fracturing at the sites and showed that the depth of fracturing may be site specific...
  44. ncbi A methodology for validating numerical ground water models
    Ahmed E Hassan
    Division of Hydrologic Sciences, Desert Research Institute, 755 E Flamingo Road, Las Vegas, NV 89119, USA
    Ground Water 42:347-62. 2004
    ..This validation approach will be applied to a model, described in this paper, dealing with an underground nuclear test site in rural Nevada...
  45. ncbi Modeling of flow and contaminant transport in coupled stream-aquifer systems
    Maged Hussein
    Civil Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Suez Canal University, Port Said, Egypt
    J Contam Hydrol 65:41-64. 2003
    ..Effect of sorption, retardation and volatilization on contaminant transport is also examined for the case of the volatile organic compounds...
  46. ncbi Dissolved beryllium in rainfall, stream and shallow groundwaters in the Upper River Severn catchments, Plynlimon, mid Wales
    Colin Neal
    Centre for Ecology and Hydrology Wallingford, Maclean Building, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxon, OX10 8BB, UK
    Sci Total Environ 314:171-84. 2003
    ..J Hydrol, 136 (1992) 33-49] are used to provide an overview on dissolved beryllium for the upper River Severn, the most complete and extensive record for the UK...
  47. ncbi Groundwater-surface water interaction in inland New South Wales: a scoping study
    R Braaten
    Department of Land and Water Conservation, GPO Box 39, Sydney, NSW 2001, Australia
    Water Sci Technol 48:215-24. 2003
    ..These showed that, in highly connected reaches, river losses and/or gains are closely related to groundwater levels...
  48. ncbi Magnetic resonance sounding: new method for ground water assessment
    M Lubczynski
    Hydrogeology, Department of Water Resources, International Institute for Geo Information Science and Earth Observation
    Ground Water 42:291-303. 2004
    ..The noise varies also temporally; therefore, its diurnal and seasonal variability impact upon the MRS survey is covered as well...
  49. ncbi Field-scale effective matrix diffusion coefficient for fractured rock: results from literature survey
    Quanlin Zhou
    Earth Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    J Contam Hydrol 93:161-87. 2007
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  50. ncbi Measurements of groundwater velocity in discrete rock fractures
    Kent Novakowski
    Department of Civil Engineering Queens University Ellis Hall Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    J Contam Hydrol 82:44-60. 2006
    ..No correlation, however, was observed between the size of the fracture aperture and measured velocity...
  51. ncbi Superposition of borehole-to-surface voltage residuals for Vadose Zone plume delineation
    James L Osiensky
    Hydrology Program, Department of Geological Sciences, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID 83844 3022, USA
    J Contam Hydrol 82:241-54. 2006
    ..Results indicate that superposition of multiple data sets of voltage residuals significantly improved the lateral resolution of subsurface bulk resistivity changes that occurred over time...
  52. ncbi The AEM and regional carbonate aquifer modeling
    Cady Johnson
    Mifflin and Associates Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89124, USA
    Ground Water 44:24-34. 2006
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  53. ncbi A multiscale investigation of ground water flow at Clear Lake, Iowa
    William W Simpkins
    Department of Geological and Atmospheric Services, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Ground Water 44:35-46. 2006
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  54. ncbi Estimating recharge rates with analytic element models and parameter estimation
    W R Dripps
    Department of Earth and Geographic Sciences, University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA 02125, USA
    Ground Water 44:47-55. 2006
    ..The final recharge values compared favorably with more labor-intensive field measurements of recharge and results from studies, supporting the utility of using linked AE-parameter estimation codes for recharge estimation...
  55. ncbi Vertically integrated flows, discharge potential, and the Dupuit-Forchheimer approximation
    O D L Strack
    Department of Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota, 500 Pillsbury Drive Southeast, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ground Water 44:72-5. 2006
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  56. ncbi The nested superblock approach for regional-scale analytic element models
    James R Craig
    Department of Civil Engineering, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Ground Water 44:76-80. 2006
    ..The performance of the nested superblocks is demonstrated with a simplified model based on the Lake Ontario watershed geometry comprising thousands of hydrogeologic features at multiple geographic scales...
  57. ncbi The development of new analytic elements for transient flow and multiaquifer flow
    O D L Strack
    Department of Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Ground Water 44:91-8. 2006
    ..In the latter case, the elements would reproduce the rotation of the flow field caused by the variation in properties, rather than the divergence as for the case of leakage...
  58. ncbi Correlating fracture trends and hydraulic head using semivariogram cloud analysis
    Daniel Kurtzman
    The Seagram Center for Soil and Water Sciences, Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environmental Quality Sciences, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, P O Box 12, Rehovot 76100, Israel
    Ground Water 43:250-8. 2005
    ..Hydraulic tests at this scale are not feasible, thereby rendering combined analyses of head and structural data, such as the one presented here, essential...
  59. ncbi Modeling field-scale multiple tracer injection at a low-level waste disposal site in fractured rocks: effect of multiscale heterogeneity and source term uncertainty on conceptual understanding of mass transfer processes
    Jin Ping Gwo
    University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, 1000 Hilltop Circle, Baltimore, MD 21250, USA
    J Contam Hydrol 77:91-118. 2005
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  60. ncbi Hydrogeologic controls on the transport and fate of nitrate in ground water beneath riparian buffer zones: results from thirteen studies across the United States
    L J Puckett
    U S Geological Survey, 413 National Center, Reston 20192, USA
    Water Sci Technol 49:47-53. 2004
    ..By developing a better understanding of the hydrogeologic settings in which riparian buffer zones are likely to be inefficient we can develop improved nutrient management plans...
  61. doi Foreword: ground water in arid zones
    Barry J Hibbs
    Ground Water 46:345-8. 2008
  62. ncbi Migration of contaminants through the unsaturated zone overlying the Hesbaye chalky aquifer in Belgium: a field investigation
    Serge Brouyère
    Hydrogeology Group, Department of Georesources, Geotechnologies and Building Materials GEOMAC, Building B52 3, University of Liege, B 4000 Sart Tilman, Belgium
    J Contam Hydrol 72:135-64. 2004
    ..A conceptual model is proposed to explain the hydrodispersive behaviour of the variably saturated chalk. Finally, the vulnerability of the chalk to contamination issues occurring at the land surface is discussed...
  63. ncbi Effect of a contaminated site (the San Giuliano landfill, Venice, Italy) on the interaction between water bodies in a coastal aquifer system
    Andrea Critto
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Venice, Calle Larga S Marta 2137, 30123 Venice, Italy
    Ann Chim 94:303-14. 2004
    ..Based on the overall results, a schematic of the conceptual model for the whole aquifer system was provided which allows to visualize the communication between the different water bodies...
  64. ncbi Effects of water use on arsenic release to well water in a confined aquifer
    Madeline B Gotkowitz
    Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey, 3817 Mineral Point Rd, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Ground Water 42:568-75. 2004
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  65. ncbi SEEPAGE, a new MODFLOW DRAIN package
    O Batelaan
    Department of Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium
    Ground Water 42:576-88. 2004
    ..It is clearly demonstrated that the identification and delineation of regional ground water discharge areas is more accurate using the SEEPAGE package...
  66. ncbi Interpretation of injection-withdrawal tracer experiments conducted between two wells in a large single fracture
    K S Novakowski
    Department of Civil Engineering, Queen s University, Ellis Hall, Kingston, Ontario, Canada K7L 3N6
    J Contam Hydrol 73:227-47. 2004
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  67. ncbi Groundwater nitrogen composition and transformation within a moorland catchment, mid-Wales
    D J Lapworth
    British Geological Survey, Maclean Building, Crowmarsh Gifford, Wallingford, Oxon, OX10 8BB, UK
    Sci Total Environ 390:241-54. 2008
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  68. ncbi Combining pump-and-treat and physical barriers for contaminant plume control
    Peter Bayer
    Center for Applied Geoscience, University of Tuebingen, Sigwartstrasse 10, 72076 Tuebingen, Germany
    Ground Water 42:856-67. 2004
    ..The methodology presented can be transferred easily to other aquifer scenarios, provided some basic premises are fulfilled, and may serve as a basis for reducing the pumping rate in existing pump-and-treat systems...
  69. ncbi Statistical approach for evaluating the significance of generating new data to the management of the brackish groundwater fields in Kuwait
    Amr A Fadlelmawla
    Hydrology Department, Water Resources Division, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, P O Box 24885, 13109, Safat, Kuwait
    J Environ Manage 81:223-32. 2006
    ..Additionally, this approach highlights the aquifer test locations where the generated data had no impact on the kriged values, which may be utilized for optimizing the allocation and number of the aquifer tests...
  70. ncbi Legitimizing fluvial ecosystems as users of water: an overview
    Robert J Naiman
    School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, Box 355020, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Environ Manage 30:455-67. 2002
    ..Additionally, forecasting the ecological consequences of changing water regimes is a fundamental challenge for science, especially as environmental issues related to fresh waters escalate in the next two to three decades...
  71. ncbi The utility of multivariate statistical techniques in hydrogeochemical studies: an example from Karnataka, India
    Rajesh Reghunath
    Department of Marine Geology, Mangalore University, Mangalagangotri, India
    Water Res 36:2437-42. 2002
    ..Both Q-mode factor and Q-mode cluster analyses shows that there is an exchange between the river water and the adjacent groundwater...
  72. ncbi Monitoring of spatial and temporal hydrochemical changes in groundwater under the contaminating effects of anthropogenic activities in Mersin region, Turkey
    Z Demirel
    Engineering Faculty, Geological Department, Mersin University, Mersin Ciftlikköy Kampüsü, Turkey
    Environ Monit Assess 101:129-45. 2005
    ..Berdan River is polluted with the wastewater discharges and river water also influences the groundwater quality...
  73. ncbi Use of strontium isotopes to identify buried water main leakage into groundwater in a highly urbanized coastal area
    Chi Man Leung
    Department of Earth Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
    Environ Sci Technol 40:6575-9. 2006
    ..A classification system based on the aqueous 87Sr/86Sr ratio is proposed for seepage source identification...
  74. ncbi The history of MODFLOW
    Michael G McDonald
    McDonald Morrissey Associates Inc, 11735 Bowman Green Dr, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Ground Water 41:280-3. 2003
  75. ncbi Magnitude and variability of Holocene sediment accumulation in Santa Monica Bay, California
    Christopher K Sommerfield
    College of Marine Studies, University of Delaware, Lewes, DE 19958, USA
    Mar Environ Res 56:151-76. 2003
    ..The results of this study provide new insight to the long-term fates of particulate matter in Los Angeles coastal waters...
  76. ncbi Soils, water quality, and watershed size: interactions in the Maumee and Sandusky river basins of northwestern Ohio
    Frank G Calhoun
    School of Natural Resources, The Ohio State University and The Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster 44691, USA
    J Environ Qual 31:47-53. 2002
    ..The assumption that sloping moraine areas are the primary source of pollutants should be reexamined based on this review...
  77. ncbi Groundwater contamination downstream of a contaminant penetration site. I. Extension-expansion of the contaminant plume
    Hillel Rubin
    Department of Civil Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa
    J Environ Sci Health A Tox Hazard Subst Environ Eng 37:1781-812. 2002
    ..The method developed in the present study has been applied to practical issues concerning salinity penetration into groundwater in south central Kansas...
  78. ncbi New combined log and tracer test interpretation method for identifying transfers in fissured aquifers
    Séverin Pistre
    Laboratoire Hydrosciences UMR 5569 CNRS ISTEEM, Universite Montpellier 2, France
    Ground Water 40:232-41. 2002
    ..Furthermore, interpretation of the breakthrough curves for fractures corrected for mixing effects revealed that Peclet numbers are strongly underestimated if this phenomenon is not considered...
  79. ncbi Analytical model for aquifer response incorporating distributed stream leakage
    Garey A Fox
    Department of Civil Engineering, Colorado State University, Fort Collins 80523 1372, USA
    Ground Water 40:378-84. 2002
    ..This analytical solution may provide improved estimates of aquifer and streambed leakage parameters by curve fitting experimental field drawdown data...
  80. ncbi Role of ground water in geomorphology, geology, and paleoclimate of the Southern High Plains, USA
    Warren W Wood
    National Center, US Geological Survey, Reston, VA 20192, USA
    Ground Water 40:438-47. 2002
    ..In all these cases, an understanding of ground water processes contributes valuable information to a broad range of geological topics, well beyond traditional interest in water supply and environmental issues...
  81. ncbi Acidification sensitivity and critical loads of acid deposition for surface waters in China
    Xuemei Ye
    Department of Environmental Science and Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, PR China
    Sci Total Environ 289:189-203. 2002
    ..Here we assess the acidification sensitivity of Chinese surface waters using an approach based on geology, soils, land use and hydrological conditions...
  82. ncbi The permeability of the Elkhorn fault zone, South Park, Colorado
    John Marler
    School of Law, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Ground Water 41:321-32. 2003
    ..In the hanging wall, ground water moves east to a regional ground water divide. Sensitivity analyses indicate that hydraulic heads are most sensitive to changes in hydraulic conductivity and recharge...
  83. ncbi MODFLOW 2000 head uncertainty, a first-order second moment method
    Harry S Glasgow
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL 35487, USA
    Ground Water 41:342-50. 2003
    ..The FOSM methodology is shown to be applicable for calculating output uncertainty for (1) spatially related input and output data, and (2) multiple input parameters (transmissivity and recharge)...
  84. ncbi A digital procedure for ground water recharge and discharge pattern recognition and rate estimation
    Yu Feng Lin
    Illinois State Water Survey, University of Illinois at Champaign Urbana, 2204 Griffith Dr, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Ground Water 41:306-15. 2003
    ..A model of the Buena Vista Ground Water Basin in the Central Sand Plains of Wisconsin is used to demonstrate the procedure...
  85. ncbi Observations of the impacts of some landfill leachates with clays
    J B Joseph
    JBJ Environment, 11 Mallory Avenue, Caversham, Reading, RG4 6QN, UK
    Environ Technol 24:419-28. 2003
    ..The X-ray diffraction work was completed at The Natural History Museum in London. The experimental results are discussed here and indications given of some potential implications...
  86. ncbi Estimating ground water discharge by hydrograph separation
    Steven R Hannula
    ERO Resources Corp, 1106 N Cole Rd, Ste C, Boise, ID 83704, USA
    Ground Water 41:368-75. 2003
    ..These estimates are useful for other investigations, such as determining a corresponding metals load from the metal-rich ground water found at Iron Mountain and thus contributing to remedial alternatives...
  87. ncbi Jacob Bear: an autobiography
    Jacob Bear
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, 32000 Israel
    Ground Water 41:393-6. 2003
  88. ncbi Past and present vegetation ecology of Laetoli, Tanzania
    Peter Andrews
    Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 5BD, UK
    J Hum Evol 54:78-98. 2008
    ..was at least as great as at present; that this variability at the landscape level is a function of variations in geology, soils, and topography rather than climate; and that vegetation type at the landscape level can be reconstructed ..
  89. ncbi Analysis of serpentinophytes from north-east of Portugal for trace metal accumulation--relevance to the management of mine environment
    H Freitas
    Departamento de Botanica, Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia da Universidade de Coimbra, 3000 Coimbra, Portugal
    Chemosphere 54:1625-42. 2004
    In north-east of Portugal, the serpentinized area is about 8000 ha with a characteristic geology and flora...
  90. ncbi Case reports: arsenic pollution in Thailand, Bangladesh, and Hungary
    Huw Jones
    Institute of Social and Health Research, School of Health and Social Sciences, Middlesex University, The Burroughs, London NW4 4BT, UK
    Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 197:163-87. 2008
    ..In Hungary, the natural bedrock geology was responsible for contamination of aquifer water...
  91. ncbi The use of forensic botany and geology in war crimes investigations in NE Bosnia
    A G Brown
    Palaeoenvironmental Research Group, School of Geography, Archaeology and Earth Resources, University of Exeter, Amory Building, Rennes Drive, Exeter EX4 4RJ, UK
    Forensic Sci Int 163:204-10. 2006
    ..All the primary sites were located in areas of contrasting geology, soils and vegetation, and this allowed matching of the sediment transported in intimate contact with the bodies ..
  92. ncbi Residence times and age distributions of spring waters at the Semmering catchment area, Eastern Austria, as inferred from tritium, CFCs and stable isotopes
    Liangfeng Han
    Isotope Hydrology Unit, PCI Laboratory, Agency s Laboratories Seibersdorf, International Atomic Energy Agency P O Box 100, Vienna, 1400 Austria
    Isotopes Environ Health Stud 43:31-50. 2007
    ..The combination of the stable isotopic data and the topography/geology provided the estimates of the mean altitudes of the catchment areas...
  93. ncbi Small is beautiful but smaller is the aim: review of a life of research
    A S G Curtis
    Centre for Cell Engineering, University of Glasgow, UK
    Eur Cell Mater 8:27-36. 2004
    ..Adam worked in various environments--in turn Geology as an undergraduate, Biophysics Ph.D...
  94. ncbi Factors affecting acid neutralizing capacity in the Adirondack region of New York: a solute mass balance approach
    Mari Ito
    State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, New York 13210 2877, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:4076-81. 2005
    ..Using a classification system previously developed for Adirondack lakes on the basis primarily of surficial geology, lake-watersheds were grouped into five classes...
  95. ncbi Spatial characterization and prioritization of heavy metal contaminated soil-water resources in peri-urban areas of National Capital Territory (NCT), Delhi
    Ravinder Kaur
    Division of Environmental Sciences, Indian Agricultural Research Institute, New Delhi 110012, India
    Environ Monit Assess 123:233-47. 2006
    ..This was observed to be mainly due to the geology (i.e...
  96. ncbi Passports from the past: Investigating human dispersals using strontium isotope analysis of tooth enamel
    Janet Montgomery
    Division of Archaeological, Geographical and Environmental Sciences, University of Bradford, Bradford BD7 1DP, UK
    Ann Hum Biol 37:325-46. 2010
    ..Geographical variation in strontium isotopes is primarily controlled by the underlying geology but there are many other factors that need to be considered before migratory individuals can be identified...
  97. ncbi Herbicide concentrations in the Mississippi River Basin-the importance of chloroacetanilide herbicide degradates
    R A Rebich
    US Geological Survey, 308 South Airport Road, Pearl, MS 39208 6649, USA
    Sci Total Environ 321:189-99. 2004
    ..Each basin has unique landscape variables, geology, hydrology, precipitation, and land use, which is reflected in the pesticide content at the most downstream ..
  98. ncbi Swedenborg, Linnaeus and brain research--and the roles of Gustaf Retzius and Alfred Stroh in the rediscovery of Swedenborg's manuscripts
    Torsten E Gordh
    Department of Anaestehsiology and Intensive Care, Uppsala University Hosptal, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    Ups J Med Sci 112:143-64. 2007
    ..younger age, he was recognized as a prominent mining engineer and natural philosopher, particularly interested in geology, mineralogy, cosmology, paleontology and last but not least physiology of the brain...
  99. ncbi [Not Available]
    G Scalva
    Soprintendenza Archeologica del Piemonte, Torino, Italy
    Nuncius 15:365-97. 2000
    ..of Vitaliano Donati in the Kingdom of Sardinia he continued his important activities in botany, mineralogy and geology and made relevant observations about climate, earthquakes, and mining-sites in Piedmont always having the aim of ..
  100. ncbi [Scientific collaboration of the Society of Medicine and Natural Science in Jassy with prominent European scientists during the first decades of its existence]
    E G Brodel
    Disciplina de Istoria Medicinei, Facultatea de Medicina, Universitatea de Medicină şi Farmacie Gr T Popa, Iasi
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 111:1094-100. 2007
    ..of the scientific subjects of the 19th century (medicine, pharmacy, natural science, agronomy, paleontology and geology)...
  101. ncbi Experimental investigation of sulphur isotope partitioning during outgassing of hydrogen sulphide from diluted aqueous solutions and seawater
    Claudia Baune
    Department of Biogeochemistry, Max Planck Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
    Isotopes Environ Health Stud 46:444-53. 2010
    ..Release of Hydrogen Sulfide to the Surface Ocean and Atmosphere During Intervals of Oceanic Anoxia, Geology 33, 397 (2005)]...

Research Grants20

  1. Utilization of calcite for the reduction of coal mine dust toxicity
    Xi Huang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..multidisciplinary collaboration of Investigators from environmental medicine, mining and engineering, as well as geology. In Aim 1, we will determine the minimal effective doses of calcite in inhibiting BAI-containing coal-induced ..
  2. Incorporating Topographic Stress Perturbations and Geologic Structures into Roof
    Ernian Pan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Professor, Geology and Environmental Science at UA), co-PI Ernian Pan (Professor, Civil Engineering at UA), and Tim Miller, (mine ..
  3. ENVIRONMENTAL ASBESTOS AND MESOTHELIOMA IN CALIFORNIA
    Marc Schenker; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Howard Day, Department of Geology, UC Davis...
  4. GORDON RESEARCH CONFERENCE ON CALCIUM PHOSPHATES, 1992
    ROY WUTHIER; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..government who study chemistry, biology, physics, dentistry, medicine, biomaterials, mineralogy, oceanography, geology, soil science, environmental science, and related fields, and share a common interest in calcium phosphate ..
  5. HIGH THROUGH-PUT AUTOMATED DNA SEQUENCING
    Judith Campbell; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..the last five years into an indispensable contributor to the ongoing research projects of Biology, Chemistry, Geology, and Environmental Engineering Divisions...
  6. Integrated Stability Mapping System for Mines
    KEITH HEASLEY; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..output of this project will be a user-friendly software program which takes the site-specific mining plan, geology, and stability criteria as input and produces a map of the mine showing the relative stability index of the ..
  7. MATHEMATICAL MODELS OF BRANCHING IN THE HUMAN LUNG
    Henry Feldman; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..will organize the disparate theories of form, dimension, and growth developed independently by authors in geology, neurology, botany and physiology...
  8. ISOTOPE RATIO MASS SPECTROMETER
    Scott Denne; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..located on the Indiana University-Bloomington campus (50 miles south of Indianapolis) within the department of geology, and are heavily utilized for geochemical analyses...
  9. El Paso Community College's Transition EARDA Activities
    Maria Alvarez; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..for pilot collaborative research projects and to engage faculty and students in the Biology, Chemistry and Geology departments in research activities, 3) to expand the outreach activities of the OCHR to all EPCC campuses and ..
  10. New Frontiers in Cancer 2003 Detection and Diagnosis
    Bernard Levin; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..and scientists with expertise in basic, translational and clinical oncology, was well as experts in computational geology, biotechnology and informatics in a unique nurturing environment conducive to forging partnerships...
  11. Research Grants to Prevent Unintentional Injuries
    Corinne Peek Asa; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  12. Gene Expession in Conditioned Taste Aversion
    Louis Irwin; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..As such, it represents a more realistic view of the way in which a system as complex as the brain likely processes and encodes experiential information. ..
  13. Hawaii Clinical & Translational Science Institute
    Gary Ostrander; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Accomplishment of these planning phase activities would prepare UH for submission of a competitive full CTSA application for 2007. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Incident cancer studies in a unique arsenic-exposed area of Chile
    Craig M Steinmaus; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Information on early-life exposure, MMA3, diet, and the future genetic and proteomic studies we will plan as part of this project could add further insight into the important co-factors and mechanisms of environmental carcinogenesis. ..
  15. Investigations of the Bioinorganic Chemistry of Iron: New Siderophores
    Alison Butler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Does ArsenicMitigation in BangladeshRaiseExposure to Bacterial and ViralPathogens
    ALEXANDER FRANS VAN GEEN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..By building on a new understanding of how differences in local recharge of shallow aquifers are related to the geology of fluvio-deltaic aquifers, a knowledge that came out of on-going work focused on arsenic by Columbia University ..
  17. Metals in biology and Graduate Research Seminar
    Alison Butler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To ensure the best possible programs, it is important that the cost of participating in the conference not be an impediment to the attendance of the invited speakers and discussion chairs. ..
  18. MECHANISMS OF ENZYMIC AND HYDRIDE TRANSFERS
    Gregory Petsko; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Evaluation of California Initiatives to Reduce Violence*
    Corinne Peek Asa; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Such evaluations have been identified as a priority in research agendas including NORA and Workplace Violence: A Report to the Nation. ..