University of Vermont

Cosmogenic Nuclide Laboratory and Geomorphology Research Group

Kim Marsella



Kim came to UVM in 1994 and began an investigation that took her to Baffin Island.
MS Thesis (University of Vermont, 1998)
MS thesis Timing and the extent of glaciation in the Pangnirtung Fjord region, Baffin Island: Determined using in-situ produced cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al
MS thesis proposal (download pdf)
MS thesis (download pdf)
Undergraduate Degree
Bates College, B.S. cum laude, Geology, 1994
Projects
Ancient Glacial Surfaces, Minnesota and Baffin Island
Baffin Island Glacial Chronology and Process
Governor's Institutes of Vermont
Other Related Links
Kim's Skidmore College homepage
Email Address
kmarsell@skidmore.edu
Current Position and Contact Information (3/2008)

Program Coordinator & Lecturer
Environmental Studies Program
Skidmore College
815 N. Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
First-Authored, Refereed Publications Based on UVM Research

Marsella, K.A., Bierman, P.R., Davis, P.T., and Caffee, M.W., 2000, Cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al ages for the last glacial maximum, eastern Baffin Island, Arctic Canada: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 112, p. 1296-1312. (download pdf)
First-Authored, Meeting Abstracts Based on UVM Research

Marsella, K., Bierman, P.R., Davis, P.T., and Caffee, M., 1997, Cosmogenic Dating of Surficial Features on Baffin Island: 8th Biennial CANQUA Meeting, Montreal, v. 43. (download pdf)

Marsella, K.A., Bierman, P.R., Davis, P.T., and Caffee, M., 1996, Stage II big ice on Baffin Island: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 27, p. A-433. (download pdf)

Marsella, K., and Bierman, P., 1995, Timing and extent of glaciation on southern Baffin Island, NWT, Canada determined using in situ produced cosmogenic isotopes 10-Be and 26-Al: Terra Nostra-- Alfred-Wegener-Conference : climate dynamics recorded in long continental high resolution time series since the last interglacial,September 28-October 2, 1994, Jagdschloss Glienicke, Berlin /, v. INQUA, p. 179. (download pdf)

Marsella, K.A., Davis, P.T., Bierman, P.R., Finkel, R.C., Caffee, M.W., and Southon, J.R., 1995, Geologic test of weathering zone concept and nunatak hypothesis using cosmogenic isotope dating in Pangnirtung Fjord area, Baffin Island, Nunavut Territory, Canada: Geological Society of America, 1995 annual meeting Abstracts with Programs - Geological Society of America, v. 27, p. 59. (download pdf)
Junior-Authored, Refereed Publications Based on UVM Research

Bierman, P.R., Marsella, K.A., Davis, P.T., and Caffee, M., 2001, Reply to comment on "Mid-Pleistocene cosmogenic minimum-age limits for pre-Wisconsinan glacial surfaces in southwestern Minnesota and southern Baffin Island -- a multiple nuclide approach": Geomorphology, v. 39, p. 255-261. (download pdf)

Bierman, P.R., Marsella, K.A., Patterson, C., Davis, P.T., and Caffee, M., 1999, Mid-Pleistocene cosmogenic minimum-age limits for pre-Wisconsinan glacial surfaces in southwestern Minnesota and southern Baffin Island; a multiple nuclide approach: Geomorphology, v. 27, p. 25-39. (download pdf)

Davis, P.T., Bierman, P.R., Marsella, K.A., Caffee, M.W., and Southon, J.R., 1999, Cosmogenic analysis of glacial terrains in the eastern Canadian Arctic: a test for inherited nuclides and the effectiveness of glacial erosion: Annals of Glaciology, v. 28, p. 181-188. (download pdf)
Other Meeting Abstracts Based on UVM Research

Bierman, P.R., Davis, P.T., Marsella, K., Colgan, P.M., Mickelson, D.M., Larsen, P., and Caffee, M., 1998, What do glaciers take away? What do they leave behind?: Geological Society of America, 1998 annual meeting Abstracts with Programs - Geological Society of America, v. 30, p. 299. (download pdf)

Davis, P.T., Marsella, K.A., Bierman, P.R., and Caffee, M.W., 1998, Creation, reshaping, and survival of subglacial bedrock forms in the Canadian Arctic: A contribution from cosmogenic nuclide exposure dating: Abstracts for International Symposium on Glaciers and the Glaciated Landscape, Kiruna, Sweden, 17-20 August 1998, p. 28-29. (download pdf)

Davis, P.T., Marsella, K.A., Bierman, P.R., and Caffee, M.W., 1996, Deglacial dynamics of Baffin Island by cosmogenic exposure dating: Geological Society of America, 28th annual meeting Abstracts with Programs - Geological Society of America, v. 28, p. 434. (download pdf)

Davis, P.T., Marsella, K.A., Bierman, P.R., and Caffee, M.W., 1996, Paired glacial boulder and bedrock cosmogenic analyses: EOS, v. 77, p. 193. (download pdf)

Bierman, P.R., Marsella, K.A., Davis, P.T., and Caffee, M.W., 1996, Old arctic upland bedrock surfaces have complex exposure burial and cosmogenic exposure histories: EOS, v. 77. (download pdf)

Davis, P.T., Marsella, K.A., Bierman, P.R., Finkel, R.C., Caffee, M.W., Southon, J.R., and Koning, J., 1995, Timing and extent of glaciation of southern Baffin Island, Nunavut Territory, Arctic Canada, using in situ cosmogenic isotopes: Geological Society of America, 1995 annual meeting Abstracts with Programs - Geological Society of America, v. 27, p. 60. (download pdf)
Other Publications Based on UVM Research

Bierman, P.R., Caffee, M.W., Davis, P.T., Marsella, K., Pavich, M., Colgan, P., Mickelson, D., and Larsen, J., 2002, Rates and timing of Earth surface processes from in situ-produced cosmogenic Be-10, in Grew, E.S., ed., Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry: Beryllium; mineralogy, petrology, and geochemistry, Volume 50: Washington, DC, United States, Mineralogical Society of America and Geochemical Society, Washington, DC, p. 147-205. (download pdf)

Marsella, K.A., Bierman, P.R., Davis, P.T., and Caffee, M.W., 1998, Revised glacial chronology of the Pangnirtung Fjord Region, Cumberland Peninsula, Baffin Island, based on 10Be and 26Al exposure age dating: 28th International Arctic Workshop, Arctic and Alpine Environments, Past and Present, Program with Abstracts, p. 111-113. (download pdf)

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