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RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

LIST OF MYSTIC RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS: 1990-present

Brainard, E.D. 1990. Groundwater Modeling of the Aberjona Basin. M.S. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Durant, J.L., J.J. Zemach, and H.F. Hemond. 1990. The History of Leather Industry Waste Contamination in the Aberjona River Watershed: A Mass balance Approach. Civil Eng. Practice. 5(2): 41-66.

Brainard, E.C. and L.W. Gelhar. 1991. Influence of Vertical Flow on Groundwater Transport. Ground Water. 29(5): 693-714.

Durant J.L. 1991. Industrial History, Mutagenicity, and Hydrologic Transport of Pollutants in the Aberjona Watershed. M.S. Thesis, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, M.I.T, Cambridge.

Knox, M.L. 1991. Distribution and Transport of Toxic Metals on the Aberjona Watershed. M.S. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Aurilio, A.C. 1992. Arsenic in the Aberjona Watershed. S.M. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Durant, J.L., W.G. Thilly, and H.F. Hemond. 1992. Determination of Mutagenicity in Sediments of the Aberjona Watershed Using Human Lymphoblast and Salmonella Typhimurium Mutation Assays. Env. Sci. Technol. 26(3): 599-608.

Reynolds, J.E. 1992. Three-dimensional, Transient Groundwater Modeling of the Aberjona Watershed. S.M. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Durant, J.L. Detection and Identification of Human Lymphoblast Mutagens in Sediments and Surface Waters of the Aberjona Watershed. Ph.D Thesis, M.I.T. 1993.

McBrearty, D. Fracture Flow as Influenced by Geologic Features in the Aberjona Valley, Massachusetts. M.Sc. Thesis, M.I.T., 1993.

Altevogt, A.S. 1994. Soil Gas Analysis as a Predictor of VOC Concentrations in Groundwater and Stream Inflow. M.S. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Aurilio, A.C., R. Mason, and H.F. Hemond. 1994. Speciation and Fate of Arsenic in Three Lakes of the Aberjona Watershed. Env. Sci. Techol. 28: 577-585.

Durant, J.L., P.A. Monchamp, A.L. Lafleur, and H.F. Hemond. 1994. Combined Filtration - Solid Phase Extraction Method for Recovering Organic Substances From Natural Waters in Preparation for Mutagenicity Testing. Env. Sci. Technol. 28(11): 1819-1828.

Durant, J., W.G. Thilly, H.F. Hemond, and A.L. Lafleur. 1994. Identification of the Principal Human Cell Mutagen in an Organic Extract of a Mutagenic Sediment. Env. Sci. Technol. 28(12): 2033-2044.

McBrearty, D. 1994. Fracture Flow as Influenced by Geologic Features in the Aberjona Valley, Massachusetts. M.S. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Solo-Gabriele, H.M. and Perkins, Frank E. 1994. Quantification of Streamflow, Suspended Sediment and Heavy Metal Transport for an Urbanized Watershed. Abstracts of the 1994 Spring Mtg. of the American Geophysical Union. EOS, Trans. Am. Geophysical Union 75(16): 183 (April 1994/Sup.)

Aurilio, A.C., J.L. Durant, M.L. Knox, and H.F. Hemond. 1995. Sources and Distribution of Arsenic in the Aberjona Watershed, Eastern Massachusetts. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 81: 265-282.

Bialon, J.L. 1995. The Characteristics of the Physical and Engineering Properties of the Aberjona Wetland Sediment. MS Thesis, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Cist, D.B.; R.L. Mackie, P.J. Zeeb, and M.N. Toksoz. 1995. Correlating GPR and Resistivity Surveys with Cone Penetrometer and Shallow Coring Studies Along the Aberjona River. Proc. SAGEEP, Orlando, Florida, Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society, 87-96.

Cohen, B.A., H.K. Kim, L.R. Krumholz, and H.F. Hemond. 1995. In-Situ Biodegradatio n of Toluene in a Contaminated Stream: Part II. Laboratory Studies. Env.Sci.Technol. 29(1): 117-125.

Durant, J.L., J. Chen, H.F. Hemond, and W.G. Thilly. 1995. Elevated Incidence of Childhood Leukemia in Woburn, MA: NIEHS Superfund Basic Research Program Search for Causes. Env. Health Persp. 103(Supp. 6): 93-98.

Hemond, H.F. 1995. Movement and Distribution of Arsenic in the Aberjona Watershed. Journal of Environmental Health Perspectives. 103(Supp. 1, Feb.): 35-40.

Ivanova, V. M. 1995. Three-Dimensional Stochastic Modeling of Rock Fracture Systems. M.Sc. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Ivanova, V., X. Yu, D. Veneziano, and H. Einstein, 1995. Development of Stochastic Models for Fracture Systems. Proc. 35th U.S. Rock Mechanics Symposium. Lake Tahoe.

Kim, H. 1995. Discharge of Volatile Organic Compounds from a Contaminated Aquifer and Their Fate in a Stream. Ph.D Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Kim, H., H.F. Hemond, L.R., Krumholz, and B.A. Cohen. 1995. In-Situ Biodegradation of Toluene in a Contaminated Stream. 1. Field Studies. Env. Sci. Technol. 29(1): 108-116.

Solo-Gabrielle, H. 1995. Metal Transport in the Aberjona River System: Monitoring, Modeling, and Mechanisms. Ph.D. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Spliethoff, H. 1995. Biotic and Abiotic Transformations of As in the Upper Mystic Lake. M.S. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Spliethoff, H.M., R.P. Mason, and H.F. Hemond. 1995. Interannual Variability in the Speciation and Mobility of Arsenic in a Dimictic Lake. Env. Sci.Technol. 29(8): 2157-2161.

Tay, S.T.-L, H.F. Hemond, C.M. Cavanaugh, and L.R. Krumholz. 1995. Mycobacterium toluenicus toluene degrading isolates from a contaminated freshwater stream. NEED PUBLISHER.

Kim, H. and H.F. Hemond. 1996. Predicting the Biodegradation Rate of Toluene in a Natural Stream. Water Resources Research (submitted).

Ramsay, W.B. 1996. A Modified Triaxial Permeameter for Physical Characterization of Parameters Affecting Contaminant Transport Through Wetland Deposits. Ph.D. Thesis, M.I.T. , Cambridge, MA.

Seemann, H. 1996. Temporal Variability of Arsenic Flux Into the Upper Mystic Lake. M.S. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Shi, W., Rodi, W.L., Mackie, R.L., and Zhang, J., 1996, 3-D D.C. Electrical Resistivity Inversion With Application to a Contamination Site in the Aberjona Watershed, Proc. SAGEEP, Keystone, Colorado, Environmental and Engineering Geophysical Society, 1257–1267.

Solo-Gabriele, H.M. 1996. Metal Flux Estimates for the Aberjona River, WEFTEC'96. Proc. of the Water Env. Fed. 69th Annual Conf. & Expo., Dallas, TX. 4: 293-304.

Spliethoff, H. and H.F. Hemond. 1996. History of Toxic Metal Discharge to Surface Waters of the Aberjona Watershed. Env. Sci. Technol. 30(1): 121-128.

Tay, S.T.-L., H.F. Hemond, C.M. Cavanaugh and L.R. Krumholz. 1996. Mycobacterium Toluenicus Toluene Degrading Isolates From a Contaminated Freshwater Stream. Applied and Env. Microbiology (submitted).

Tay, S.-L., H.F. Hemond, M.F. Polz, C.M. Cavanaugh, and L.R. Krumholz. 1996. Characterization of Toluene-Degrading Xanthobacterium From a Contaminated Stream. submitted J. Gen. Micro..

Zeeb, Peter. 1996. Piezocone Mapping, Groundwater Monitoring, and Flow Modeling in a Riverine Peatland: Implications for the Transport of Arsenic. Ph.D Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Ahmann, D., L.R. Krumholz, H.F. Hemond, D.R. Lovley, and F.M.M. Morel. 1997. Microbial Mobilization of Arsenic from Sediments of the Aberjona Watershed. Env. Sci. Technol. 31(10): 2923-2930.

Andradottir, Hrund. 1997. Circulation and Mixing in the Upper Forebay of the Mystic Lake, Winchester, MA. M.S. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Nepf, H. and C. Oldham. 1997. Exchange Dynamics of a Shallow Contaminated Wetland. Aquatic Sciences. 59: 19-213. (November 1997)

Nepf, H., J. Sullivan, and R. Zavistoski. 1997. A Model for Diffusion Within Emergent Vegetation. Limn.& Ocean. 42(8): 85-95.

Rogers, C.E., A.V. Tomita, P.R. Trowbridge, J.-K. Gone, J. Chen, P. Zeeb, H.F. Hemond, W.G. Thilly, T. Olmez, and J.L. Durant. 1997. Hair Analysis Does Not Support Hypothesized Arsenic and Chromium Exposure from Drinking Water in Woburn, MA. Envir. Health Perspectives. 105: 1090-1097.

Solo-Gabriele, Helena M. and Perkins, Frank E. 1997. A Watershed-Specific Model for Streamflow, Sediment, and Metal Transport. J. Env. Eng. 123(1): 61-70.

Solo-Gabriele, Helena M. and Perkins, Frank E. 1997. Metal Transport within a Small Urbanized Watershed. J. Irrigation & Drainage Eng. 123(2): 114-122.

Solo-Gabriele, H.M. 1997. Streamflow and Suspended Sediment Transport in an Urban Environment. J. Hydraulic Eng. 123(9): 807-811.

Solo-Gabriele, H.M. 1997. Mass Transport Within a Small Anthropogenically-Contaminated Watershed: 1: Mechanism Describing the Variability of Streamflow and Suspended Sediments.

Zeeb, P.J., H.F. Hemond, and J.T. Germaine. 1997. Design and Performance of a Portable Piezocone Driver for High Resolution Profiling of Wetland Sediments. Geotech. Testing J. 20(2): 191-198.

Andradottir, H. and H. Nepf. 1998. Thermal Mediation in Littoral Wetlands. (submitted to Water Resources Research)

Fricker, P. and H. Nepf. 1998. Modification of Internal Seiches Due to Irregular Bathymetry. (submitted to J. Geophysical Research)

Ivanov, V.M. 1998. Geologic and Stochastic Modeling of Fracture Systems in Rocks. Ph.D. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Kim, H. and H.F. Hemond. 1998. Natural Discharge of VOCs From a Contaminated Aquifer to Surface Waters. J. Environ. Engr. 124(8): 744-751.

Nepf, H., and E. Koch. 1998. Vertical Secondary Flows in Submersed

Plant-like Arrays. Limn. and Ocean. (submitted)

Solo-Gabriele, Helena M. 1998. Generation of Long-Term Record of Contaminant Transport. J. Env. Eng. 123(7): 619-627.

Tay, S.T.-L., H.F. Hemond, M.F. Polz, C.M. Cavanaugh, I. Dejesus, and L.R. Krumholz. 1998. Two New Mycobacterium Strains and Their Role in Toluene Degradation in a Contaminated Stream. Appl. Envir. Microbiol. 64(5): 1715-1720.

Wick, L.Y. and P.M. Gschwend. 1998. By-products of a Former Phenol Manufacturing Site in a Small Lake Adjacent to a Superfund Site in the Aberjona Watershed. Envir. Health Persp. 106(Suppl.4): 1069-1074.

Wick, L.Y. and P.M. Gschwend. 1998. Source and Chemodynamic Behavior of Diphenylsulfone, Ortho- and Para- Hydroxybiphenyl in a Small Lake Receiving Discharges From an Adjacent Superfund Site. Envir. Sci. Technol. 32: 1319-1328.

Zeeb, P.J., and H.F. Hemond. 1998. Hydrologic Response of a Wetland to Changing MoistureConditions: Modeling Effects of Soil Heterogeneity. Climatic Change 40: 211-227.

DePaoli, Laura. 1999. Storm Flow Through Free-Surface Wetland. M.S. Thesis, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA.

Knauer, K., R. Behra, and H.F. Hemond. 1999. Toxicity of inorganic and methylated arsenic to algal communities from lakes along an arsenic contamination gradient. Aquatic Toxicology. (in press)

Nepf, H. 1999. Drag, Turbulence and Diffusivity in Flow Through Emergent Vegetation. Water Res. Res. 35(2): 479-489.

Tay, S.T.-L., H.F. Hemond, M.F. Polz, C.M. Cavanaugh and L.R. Krumholz. 1999. Importance of Xanthobacter autotrophicus in Toluene Biodegradation Within a Contaminated Stream. Systemic and Applied Microbiol. 22: 113-118.

Tay, S.T.-L., H.F. Hemond, L.R. Krumholz, C.M. Cavanaugh, and M.F. Polz. 1999. Population Dynamics of Two Toluene Degrading Bacterial Species in a Contaminated Stream Assessed by Quantitative PCR. (submitted)

Senn, D.B., Gawel, J, Jay, JA, Hemond, HF, and JL. Durant, Long-term fate of a pulse arsenic input to a eutrophic lake, Environmental Science & Technology, 2007, 41(9), 3062 - 3068.

Heberger, M.G., Durant, J.L., Oriel, K, Kirshen, P.H., and L. Minardi, Combining real-time bacteria models and uncertainty analysis for establishing health advisories in recreational waters, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 2008, 134, 73-82.

Cutrofello, M., and J.L. Durant, Spatial and temporal variation of ammonia in a pond and wetland downstream from a hazardous waste site, Chemosphere, 2007, 68, 1365-1376.

Lattanzi, P., Monastra, V., Senn, D.B., Jay, J.A., and JL Durant, Persistence and remobilization of arsenic in Massachusetts (USA) lakes treated with arsenical herbicides, Journal of Lake and Reservoir Management, 2007, 23, 59-68.

Jay, JA, Keon Blute, N, Lin, K., Senn, D.B, Hemond, HF, and JL. Durant, Controls on arsenic speciation and solid-phase partitioning in the sediments of a two-basin lake, Environmental Science & Technology, 2005, 39, 9174-9181.

Durant, JL, Ivushkina, T, MacLaughlin, K. Lukacs, H., Gawel, J., Senn, D. and HF. Hemond, Elevated levels of arsenic in the sediments of an urban pond: distribution, sources and water quality impacts, Water Research, 2004, 38, 2989-3000.

Breault, R.F., Durant, J.L., and A. Robbat, Jr. 2005, Sediment Quality of Lakes, Rivers, and Estuaries in the Mystic River Basin, Eastern Massachusetts, 2001-03, Scientific Investigations Report 2005-5191, USGS, Reston VA.

Comparison of linear and non-linear optimization models for storm water and non-point source pollution best management practice decision support. J.F. Limbrunner, R.M. Vogel, S.C. Chapra, and P.H. Kirshen. Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 2007 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress, Tampa, Florida, May 15-19, 2007.

A parsimonious watershed model. J.F. Limbrunner, R.M. Vogel, and S.C. Chapra. Chapter 22 in Watershed Models, edited by V.P. Singh and D.K. Frevert, CRC: Taylor & Francis, Boca Raton, Florida, 2006.

Optimal location of infiltration-based best management practices for storm water management. Cristina Perez-Pedini, James F. Limbrunner, and Richard M. Vogel. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, 131(6), 441-448, 2005.

Tufts Watershed Loading Function: best management practice model for decision support. J.F. Limbrunner, S.C. Chapra, R.M. Vogel, and P.H. Kirshen. Proceedings of the American Society of Civil Engineers, 2005 World Water and Environmental Resources Congress, Anchorage, Alaska, May 15-19, 2005.

 

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