Cosmogenic Nuclide Laboratory and Geomorphology Research Group
Andrea's research at UVM is focused on developing computational techniques to exploit functional relationships between hydrochemistry and microbial ecology to optimize contaminated groundwater monitoring. Andrea began her PhD in 2006.
PhD dissertation (in progress)University of Vermont, Civil & Environmental Engineering PhD dissertation
Dissertation Title TBD
MS Thesis (2000)M.S. Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Maine, Phosphorus Cycling in Maine Lakes: A Geochemical Study
Undergraduate DegreeUniversity of Virginia, B.A. Physics, 1997
ProjectsWatershed Field Camp
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Web page while at UVMAndrea's UVM IRWE page
Current Position and Contact Information (7/2008)PhD Candidate
Civil & Environmental Engineering
UVM School of Engineering
33 Colchester Ave.
Burlington VT, 05405
First-Authored, Meeting Abstracts based on UVM Research
Pearce, A., Bierman, P.R., Druschel, G.K., Massey, C.A., Rizzo, D.M., Watzin, M.C., and Wemple, B.C., 2007, Developing a watershed field course to inspire interdisciplinary learning: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 39, p. 621. (download pdf)
Pearce, A.R., Bierman, P.R., Druschel, G.K., Massey, C.A., Rizzo, D.M., Watzin, M.C., and Wemple, B.C., 2007, Teaching a new generation of students: Developing an interdisciplinary watershed field course: EOS, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, v. 88. (download pdf)
Pearce, A.R., W.C. Hession, and B.W. Sweeney, 2005, Riparian forest impacts on aquatic habitat variability, in Proceedings of the 2005 Watershed Management Conference, "Managing Watersheds for Human and Natural Impacts: Engineering, Ecological, and Economic Challenges," American Society of Civil Engineers, Reston, VA.
Junior-Authored, Refereed Publications Based on UVM Research
Amirbahman, A., A.R. Pearce, R.J. Bouchard, S.A. Norton, J.S. Kahl (2003) Relationship between hypolimnetic phosphorus and iron release from eleven lakes in Maine, USA. Biogeochemistry 65:369-386.
Other Meeting Abstracts Based on UVM Research
Rizzo, D.M., M. Paul, C.F. Farmer, P.N. Larson, J. Matt, K.M. Sentoff, I. Vazquez-Spickers, A.R. Pearce, 2007, The Barrett Foundation: Undergraduate Research Program for Environmental Engineers and Scientists, EOS Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meeting Suppl., Abstract ED33B-1220
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