2021-2022

Chen Zhu, Ph.D.

CHEN ZHU, PH.D.

2020

Reed Maxwell, Ph.D.

REED MAXWELL, PH.D.

“Hydrology from the Bottom Up: How Groundwater Shapes the Water Cycle”

“Hydrology in the Supercomputing Age: How Computational Advances Have Revolutionized Our Field, And What Big Data and Massively Parallel Simulations Mean for the Future of Hydrologic Discovery”

“Killer Beetles, Naked Trees, and Dirty Water: Understanding Hydrology and Water Quality Impacts from the Mountain Pine Beetle Infestation in the Rocky Mountain West”

2019

John Doherty, Ph.D.

JOHN DOHERTY, PH.D.

“Dancing with Models – The Importance of Model Partner Software” or “Starting from the Problem and Working Backwards”

2018

Masaki Hayashki, Ph.D.

Masaki Hayashki, Ph.d.

“Alpine Hydrogeology: The Critical Role of Groundwater in Sourcing the Headwaters of the World”

2017

Kamini Singha, Ph.D.

Kamini Singha, Ph.D.

“A Tale of Two Porosities: Exploring Why Contaminant Transport Doesn’t Always Behave the Way It Should” and “The Critical Role of Trees in Critical Zone Science: An Exploration of Water Fluxes in the Earth’s Permeable Skin​”

2016

Ty Ferré, Ph.D.​

Ty Ferré, Ph.D.​

“Seeing Things Differently: Rethinking the Relationship Between Data, Models, and Decision-Making”

2015

Rainer H. Helmig, Ph.D.

Rainer H. Helmig, Ph.D.

“Evaluating the Competitive Use of the Subsurface: The Influence of Energy Storage and Production in Groundwater” and “Modeling and Analysis of Soil-Moisture Processes in the Subsurface: The Influence of Evaporation and Salt Precipitation in Groundwater”

2014

Dorthe Wildenschild, Ph.D.

Dorthe Wildenschild, Ph.D.

“What Happens in the Pore, No Longer Stays in the Pore: Opportunities and Limitations for Porous Media Characterization and Process Quantification Using X-ray Tomography” and “Optimizing Capillary Trapping as a Carbon Dioxide Mitigation Strategy: Pore-Scale Findings in Support of Larger-Scale Implementation”

2013

David L. Rudolph, Ph.D.

David L. Rudolph, Ph.D.

“Managing Groundwater Beneath the Agricultural Landscape”

2012

S. Majid Hassanizadeh, Ph.D.

S. Majid Hassanizadeh, Ph.D.

“Transport of Viruses in Partially Saturated Soil and Groundwater” and “Capillarity in Porous Media, on Micro- and Macroscale, Revisited”

2011

Stephen E. Silliman, Ph.D.

Stephen E. Silliman, Ph.D.

“Development of Reliable Hydrologic Data Sets in Difficult Environments: Case Studies from Benin, West Africa” and “Characterization of a Complex, Sole-Source Aquifer System in Benin, West Africa”

2010

Timothy Scheibe, Ph.D.

Timothy Scheibe, Ph.D.

“Beyond the Black Box: Integrating Advanced Characterization of Microbial Processes with Subsurface Reactive Transport Models” and “Quantifying Flow and Reactive Transport in the Heterogeneous Subsurface Environment: From Pores to Porous Media and Facies to Aquifers”

2009

Peter Cook, Ph.D.

Peter Cook, Ph.D.

“Environmental Tracers in Modern Hydrogeology: Reducing Uncertainty in Groundwater Flow Estimation”

2008

Peter Cook, Ph.D.

Michael Celia, Ph.D.

2007

James J. Butler Jr., Ph.D.

James J. Butler Jr., Ph.D.

“Getting the Information Ground Water Modelers Need: A Report from the Field” and “What the Heck Is a Phreatophyte? A Field Investigation of Ecohydrologic Processes in Stream-Aquifer Systems”

2006

Eileen Poeter, Ph.D.

Eileen Poeter, Ph.D.

2005

Kip Solomon, Ph.D.

Kip Solomon, Ph.D.

2004

Allen M. Shapiro, Ph.D.

Allen M. Shapiro, Ph.D.

“Recent Advances in Characterizing Ground Water Flow and Chemical Transport in Fractured Rock: From Cores to Kilometers”

2003

Richelle Allen-King, Ph.D.

Richelle Allen-King, Ph.D.

“A Hydrogeochemist’s Perspective on Organic Contaminant Transport in Ground Water” and “Ground and Surface Water Contributions to Chemical Mass Discharge: Considering the Problem at Field and Basin Scales”

2002

David Hyndman, Ph.D.

David Hyndman, Ph.D.

“Efficient Large-Scale Bioremediation in a Heterogeneous Aquifer: The Schoolcraft Bioaugmentation Experiment”

2001

Mary C. Hill, Ph.D.

Mary C. Hill, Ph.D.

“Guidelines for Effective Model Calibration (Any Model!)”

2000

M. James Hendry, Ph.D.

M. James Hendry, Ph.D.

1999

Scott Tyler, Ph.D.

Scott Tyler, Ph.D.

“Ground Water Recharge in Arid Regions: Questions About Today and the Past”

1998

Barbara Sherwood-Lollar, Ph.D.

Barbara Sherwood-Lollar, Ph.D.

“Stable Carbon Isotopes: Tools for Direction of the Origin and Fate of the Environmental Contaminants”

1997

Philip C. Bennett, Ph.D.

Philip C. Bennett, Ph.D.

“Water, Microbes, and Rocks: The Geochemical Ecology of Contaminated Ground Water”

1996

Linda Abriola, Ph.D.

Linda Abriola, Ph.D.

“Organic Liquid Contaminant Entrapment and Persistence in the Subsurface: Interphase Mass Transfer Limitations and Implications for Remediation”

1995

Paul Hsieh, Ph.D.

Paul Hsieh, Ph.D.

“A Multidisciplinary, Multiscale Investigation of Fluid Flow and Solute Transport in Fractured Crystalline Rocks: Finds from the Mirror Lake Site, New Hampshire”

1994

Edward Sudicky, Ph.D.

Edward Sudicky, Ph.D.

“Contaminant Migration in Complex-Structure Porous and Fractured-Porous Geologic Media: A Simulation Perspective”

1993

Mary Jo Baedecker, Ph.D.

Mary Jo Baedecker, Ph.D.

“The Fate of Organic Compounds and Geochemical Processes in Contaminated Aquifers”

1992

John Wilson, Ph.D.

John Wilson, Ph.D.

“Visualization of Ground Water Flow and Transport Through a Microscope”

1991

Stephen Wheatcraft, Ph.D.

Stephen Wheatcraft, Ph.D.

“Fractal Approaches to Modeling Geologic Variability in Aquifers”

1990

Ralph C. Heath, Ph.D.

Ralph C. Heath, Ph.D.

“Hydrogeology and Hazardous Waste Disposal”

1989

Randy L. Bassett, Ph.D.

Randy L. Bassett, Ph.D.

“The Utility of Chemical Modeling, With and Without Advection, in Natural and Environmentally Stressed Hydrologic Systems”

1988

Thomas A. Prickett, Ph.D.

Thomas A. Prickett, Ph.D.

“Practical Aspects of Ground Water Modeling”

1987

John A. Cherry, Ph.D.

John A. Cherry, Ph.D.

“Contaminant Migration Processes: A Field Perspective”