University of Vermont

NSF/UVM Community Cosmogenic Facility (CCF)

Paul Melillo

Paul's research focused on urban hydrology, specifically the changes in infiltration rates caused by land use practices in the City of Burlington. He tested numerous plots using a sprinkling infiltrometer we designed, as well as doing air photo analysis of land use change in neighborhoods around UVM.
Undergraduate Degree
University of Vermont, B.S. Environmental Science, 2002
Urban Hydrology
Other Related Links
Active Environmental web site
Family web site
Email Address
Current Position and Contact Information (3/2008)
Staff Scientist
Active Environmental Services
8780 Purdue Rd., Suite 5
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Junior-Authored Refereed Publications Based on UVM Research

Nichols, K.K., Bierman, P., Persico, L., Bosley, A., Melillo, P., and Kurfis, J., 2003, Quantifying land use and urban runoff changes through service learning hydrology projects: Journal of Geoscience Education, v. 51, p. 365-372. (download pdf)
Other Meeting Abstracts Based on UVM Research

Kurfis, J., Bierman, P., Nichols, K., Persico, L., and Melillo, P., 2001, Green university town succumbs to blacktop: Quantifying the increase in impermeable surfaces and runoff through time: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 32, p. A-179. (download pdf)

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