General Information for this Meeting
Back to the Northeastern (46th Annual) and North-Central (45th Annual) Joint Meeting (2022 March 2011)

Sunday, 20 March 2011

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

LAB VERSUS FIELD SLAKING BEHAVIOR OF CLAY-BEARING ROCKS
    Gautam, Tej P.; Shakoor, Abdul

NYSGA GUIDEBOOKS TO GOOGLE EARTH
    Muller, Otto H.; Benimoff, Alan I.; Kelly, William M.

PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL ASSOCIATIONS OF URANIUM AND HYDROCARBONS IN THE MARCELLUS SHALE
    Fortson, Lauren A.; Yatzor, Brett; Bank, Tracy

DETACHMENT STRUCTURES DOCUMENT WIDESPREAD FORELAND DEFORMATION IN THE BASAL MARCELLUS SHALE, CENTRAL NEW YORK STATE
    Selleck, Bruce W.; Bohan, Dana

PRELIMINARY ANALYSIS OF THE WEATHERING POTENTIAL OF MARCELLUS SHALE DRILL CUTTINGS
    Soeder, Daniel

IDENTIFYING LAURENTIDE ICE SHEET FRESHWATER DISCHARGE IN THE WESTERN LABRADOR SEA DURING THE 8.2 KA COLD EVENT
    Hoffman, Jeremy; Carlson, Anders E.; Klinkhammer, Gary; Strasser, Jeffrey C.

LAND USE PRACTICES AND THE EXTENT OF ROAD SALT CONTAMINATION IN A SEMI-URBAN WATERSHED, EASTERN MASSACHUSETTS
    Coefer, Josh; Hon, Rudolph; Tedder, Newton

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

ARCHEOLOGICAL ARTIFACTS ANALYSIS, FIELD ANALYSIS OF MAJORS AND TRACE BOTH WITH ONE INSTRUMENT
    Seyfarth, Alexander; Cameron, Michelle

FINGERPRINTING POTTERY WITH X-RAY FLUORESCENCE CHEMISTRY
    Shaffer, Rafe; Cheng, Zhongqi; Bankoff, Arthur; Janowitz, Meta

ALUMNI SUPPORTED UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH AT A SMALL PRIVATE UNIVERSITY
    Reams, Max W.

APPLICATION OF GEOPHYSICAL METHODS TO LOCATE BURIED TUNNEL CHANNELS BENEATH THE GLACIAL DRIFT DEPOSITS IN TEXAS TOWNSHIP, KALAMAZOO COUNTY, MI
    Obiadazie, Arthur

BONNERICHTHYS GLADIUS (OSTEICHTHYES) FROM THE CRETACEOUS OF THE ATLANTIC COASTAL STATES
    Grandstaff, Barbara S.; Parris, David C.; Johnson, Ralph O.

PARALBULA IN NORTH AMERICA: REVISITING AN ENIGMATIC CAMPANIAN LATE PALEOCENE TELEOST WITH HOPE FOR NEW INSIGHTS
    Schein, Jason; Grandstaff, Barbara S.; Gallagher, William B.; Poole, Jason C.; Lacovara, Kenneth J.

ADVANCES IN QUANTITATIVE RIETVELD ANALYSIS (XRPD) FOR MINERALS AND MINING APPLICATIONS
    Seyfarth, Alexander; Kern, Arnt

EXPLORATION SIGNIFICANCE OF UNCONFORMITY STRUCTURE ON SUBTLE POOLS
    Wu, Kongyou Sr

THE TIMING OF RIFT INITIATION BETWEEN THE NORTH AUSTRALIA AND GAWLER/ SOUTH AUSTRALIA CRATONS
    Connelly, Daniel P.

THE VOGAR FISSURE SWARM, REYKJANES PENINSULA, ICELAND: ASEISMIC KINEMATICS OF AN OBLIQUE RIFT ZONE
    Runnals, Keegan T.; Einarsson, Pll; Eusden, J. Dykstra Jr

TRANSIENT UPPER CRUSTAL KINEMATIC COMPATIBILITY STRUCTURE ILLUMINATED BY THE CHI CHI EARTHQUAKE: RESULTS FROM STRAIN INVERSIONS IN THE LULIAO REGION, TAIWAN
    Lamont, Ellen Ari; Lewis, Jonathan C.; Byrne, Timothy; Crespi, Jean M.; Rau, Ruey-Juin

Monday, 21 March 2011

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

FRACTURE SIDEWALL CEMENTATION AND VEIN CARBONATE: TRACKING VERTICAL MIGRATION AND OXIDATION OF NATURAL GAS IN THE MARCELLUS FORMATION, CENTRAL NEW YORK
    Selleck, Bruce; Clayton, Phillip

GEOTECHNICAL EVIDENCE OF MULTIPLE GLACIAL ADVANCES IN NEW YORK CITY'S SUBSURFACE
    Moss, Cheryl Johnson

SEWAGE TREATMENT PLANT ON A MAJOR FAULT ZONE, SEWICKLEY TOWNSHIP, PENNSYLVANIA
    Hamel, James V.

EVALUATION OF CO2 GEOLOGICAL STORAGE CAPACITY IN THE PALEOZOIC FORMATIONS OF THE ORDOS BASIN, CHINA
    Wang, Guochang; Carr, Timothy

DISAPPEARING SEDIMENTS: THE COST OF CLIMATE CHANGE TO MASSACHUSETTS' BEACHES
    Herbert, Caitlin; Hofius, Andrea; Ashmankas, Cristin

LEVELS, TRENDS AND FATE OF POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS (PAHs) IN DIRT AND DUST FROM ROADS IN THE LONG CREEK WATERSHED, SOUTH PORTLAND, MAINE
    Benedict, Lucille A.; Benedict, Lucas J.; Ambrose, Dustin J.; Chouinard, Naomi; Barnett, Matthew; Barilone, Jessica

GEOLOGY OF THE WAR OF 1812: TERRAIN INFLUENCES ON THE BATTLE OF THE COTE SANS DESSEIN, MISSOURI TERRITORY
    Evans, Kevin R.; Bertalott, Johnny R.

EOLIAN DEPOSITION PATTERNS IN THE EASTERN EQUATORIAL PACIFIC OCEAN AND THE PALEOCLIMATE OF THE LATE CENOZOIC
    Saftner, Daniel Mark

ASSESSMENT OF FRESHWATER MUSSELS AS A PALEOENVIRONMENTAL INDICATOR
    Feenstra, Jessica Paige

DO FUNGI TRANSPORT 10Be DURING WOOD DEGRADATION?
    Conyers, Grace; Granger, Darryl

VEIN STRUCTURES AND FAULTS IN CORE SAMPLES FROM NantroSeize EXPEDITION 315, SITES C0001 AND C0002
    Harding, Matthew Ryan; Lewis, Jonathan C.

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

TEXTURAL ANALYSIS OF A LARGE POPULATION OF SHRIMP- AND TIMS-DATED MONAZITE IN WISSAHICKON FM. MIGMATITE FROM YORKLYN, DELAWARE
    Bosbyshell, Howell; Seagers, David K.; Srogi, LeeAnn; Blackmer, Gale; Schenck, William S.; Monson, Frederick C.

TRANSPORT OF DIABASE BLOCKS AND BOULDERS BY THE SUSQUEHANNA RIVER AT CONEWAGO FALLS, NORTHWESTERNMOST LANCASTER COUNTY, PA
    Sevon, W.D.

CREATING A SAND AND GRAVEL RESOURCES DERIVATIVE MAP FOR THE MANSFIELD 1:100,000 QUADRANGLE, OHIO
    Angle, Michael P.; Pavey, Richard R.; Powers, Donovan; Martin, Dean R.; Wolfe, Mark E.; Aden, D.J.

Tuesday, 22 March 2011

8:00 AM-9:30 AM

"SEEING IS BELIEVING" OPTICAL TELEVIEWER GEOLOGIC APPLICATIONS
    Posner, Brad

CHARACTERIZATION OF BEDROCK HYDROGEOLOGIC CONDITIONS IN SUPPORT OF SOLID WASTE LANDFILL EXPANSION
    Atwell, Lea Anne; Rydel, Paul

8:00 AM-12:00 PM

INCESSANT DEMOLITION AND REPRODUCTION: CHARLES LYELL AND THE ROLE OF THE GREAT LAKES IN CONTINENTAL FORMATION
    Lohff, Kathleen

THE UNIVERSE IN UNIFORM: REVEALING SOLAR SYSTEM SCALING MISCONCEPTIONS AND BIASES
    Miller, Kurtz K.M.; Moore, Jason

THEN AND NOW GEOLOGIC INVESTIGATIONS OF FLORENCE BASCOM, GEORGE W. STOSE AND ANNA JONAS STOSE IN SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA
    Jones, Jeri L.; Scharnberger, Charles K.

CLASSROOM ROCKS: A SERVICE-LEARNING PROJECT TO INCREASING PEDAGOGICAL TOOLS FOR LOCAL EARTH SCIENCE TEACHERS AND K-12 STUDENT INTEREST IN GEOLOGY
    Schmeisser, Kristen E.; Wright, Carrie L.; Altheide, Ashley T.

HOW MUCH DO STUDENTS KNOW ABOUT THEIR WATER AND THEIR ENVIRONMENT?
    Isiorho, Solomon A.

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS UNDERSTANDING ABOUT VOLCANOES: RESULTS FROM THE InVEST VOLCANIC CONCEPT SURVEY
    Merle-Johnson, Dominike; Barrow, Lloyd; Whittington, Alan G.

PETROGRAPHIC CHARACTERIZATION OF DEFORMATION MECHANISMS AND KINEMATICS IN POST-CLEAVAGE FAULTS ACCOMODATING DIFFERENTIAL UPLIFT OF THE HSUEHSHAN RANGE: TAIWAN
    Smith, Mark; Lewis, John C.; Byrne, Timothy; Mirakian, David; Huang, Chung; Lamont, Ellen Ari

9:45 AM-12:00 PM

YOUR CAREER AS AN ENVIRONMENTAL GEOSCIENTIST
    Ketani, Raphael

1:30 PM-5:30 PM

A PLACODERM WITH PACHYOSTEOMORPH AFFINITIES FROM THE CATSKILL FORMATION (UPPER DEVONIAN), TIOGA COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA
    Sime, John A.

PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT OF THE MICROBIOLOGY OF MARCELLUS SHALE FRACTURE AND FLOWBACK WATERS
    Hartsock, Angela; Edenborn, Harry M.; Kaur, Palwinder; Hammack, Richard W.

HEADWATER STREAM CHANNEL MAPPING AND IMPACT ASSESSMENT IN THE MID-ATLANTIC, USA
    Elmore, Andrew J.; Julian, Jason; Guinn, Steven M.; Weitzell, Roy