TEACHING & RESEARCH
Associate Professor Emeritus
- Ph.D., 1979, University of Iowa
- B.A., 1974, California State University at Fullerton
Hydrology, Geomorphology, Environmental Geology
Recent Research Projects
Predicting the need for beach closures due to the presence of harmful bacteria in swimming water. Beach Closings Model Web Page
Variably saturated groundwater flow in glacial aquifer systems
Nitrate loading of water table aquifers in the vicinity of farm fields and on-site septic system distribution systems.
Graduate Student Projects
Modeling the hydroperiods of groundwater dominated wetlands
Quantifying environmental influences on plant biodiversity and species distributions in abandoned agricultural fields.
Founding member Interagency Task Force on E. coli
Steering Committee Indiana University Research and Teaching Preserve