University of Vermont

Cosmogenic Nuclide Laboratory and Geomorphology Research Group

Jane Duxbury



Jane came to UVM in 2005, from San Francisco State University, with a focus on erosional processes. She pursued a project in the Shenandoah National Park, analyzing stream sediment employing cosmogenic10Be techniques. During her time at UVM, Jane enjoyed some unique international laboratory experience, which took her from the UVM campus in northern New England, to East Kilbride, Scotland, to Livermore, California, and back to Burlington .
MS Thesis (University of Vermont, September 2008)
The determination of millennial scale erosion rates using cosmogenic analysis of 10Be in the Shenandoah National Park, VA, 2008
MS thesis proposal (download pdf)
MS thesis progress report (download pdf)
MS thesis defense slides (download ppt)
MS thesis (download pdf)
Projects
Erosion of the Blue Ridge Escarpment
Erosion of Shenandoah National Park
Honors and Awards
Association of Women Geoscientists' Chrysalis Scholarship, 2007
USGS/NAGT Cooperative Field Training Program Award Recipient, 2005
Undergraduate Degree
San Francisco State University, B.S. cum laude in Geology, 2004
Other Related Links
Jane's UVM homepage
Jane's UVM IRWE page
Ransom Environmental web site
Email Address
jane.duxbury@ransomenv.com
Current Position and Contact Information (2/2009)
Project Scientist I
Ransom Environmental
60 Valley Street
Building F, Suite 106
Providence, RI 02909
Tel: (401) 433-2160
First-Authored, Refereed Publications

Duxbury, J. and Dickinson, S. (2007) Principles for sustainable governance of the coastal zone: In the context of coastal disasters, Ecological Economics, v. 63, Issues 2-3, p. 319-330
First-Authored, Meeting Abstracts based on UVM Research

Duxbury, J., Bierman, P.R., Pavich, M., Southworth, S., Matmon, A., Larsen, J., and Finkel, R.C., 2007, Using cosmogenic isotopes to interpret landscape change in National Parks: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 39, p. 378. (download pdf)

Duxbury, J., Bierman, P.R., Pavich, M.J., Larsen, J., and Finkel, R.C., 2006, Be monitoring of erosion rates in the Appalachian Mountains, Shenandoah National Park, Virginia Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 38, p. 278. (download pdf)
Other Meeting Abstracts Based on UVM Research

Bierman, P., Duxbury, J., Jungers, M., Reusser, L., Reuter, J., Sullivan, C., Larsen, J., Pavich, M., and Finkel, R., 2007, A geochronologic glimpse into how ancient mountain ranges erode: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 39, p. 512. (download pdf)

Bierman, P.R., Nichols, K.K., Sullivan, C., Duxbury, J., and Matmon, A., 2007, Little influence of grain size on cosmogenic 10Be concentration in river sediment: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 39, p. 137. (download pdf)

Bierman, P.R., Pavich, M., Reusser, L., Matmon, A., Sullivan, C., Duxbury, J., Larsen, J., Finkel, R., and Reuter, J., 2006, Erosion in an old decaying mountain range - the Appalachians: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 38, p. 175. (download pdf)

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