Hydrogeology and Biogeochemistry

Study surface and groundwater hydrogeology, biogeochemistry, and carbon cycling in continental, coastal and polar settings.

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Faculty:

Dr. Thomas S. Bianchi – Biogeochemistry and processing of carbon, nitrogen, and phosphorus in coastal, oceanic, estuarine, and riverine environments.

Dr. Mark Brenner – Limnology and Paleolimnology with special interests in tropical and subtropical lakes, and watersheds.

Dr. Andrea Dutton – Carbonate geochemistry, sedimentology, paleoclimate, and paleoceanography.

Dr. Jonathan B. Martin – Physical and chemical hydrogeology of carbonate aquifers, sea level change and impact to coastal aquifers, and weathering of Greenland and marine records of glacial retreat.

Dr. Elizabeth J. Screaton – Groundwater flow in geologic processes, exchange of surface and groundwater in karst aquifer systems, and interactions between water flow and deformation in subduction zone sediments.

Dr. Andrew Zimmerman – Organic geochemistry, biogeochemistry, and geomicrobiology.

Labs:

MC-ICPMS

HR ICPMS

Stable isotope lab

Organic geochemistry lab

X-ray diffraction and SEM

Core prep lab

Water Analysis

Interested in learning more or have questions? Contact Pam Haines at pghaines@ufl.edu