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List of peer-reviewed publications produced by the Hydrogeology Lab:

Tsoflias, G. P., C. Perll, M. Baker, and M. Becker, Cross-Polarized GPR Imaging of Fracture Flow Channeling, J. Earth Science, in press.

Fiori, A., and Becker, M. W., Power law breakthrough curve tailing in a fracture: The role of advection: Journal of Hydrology, v. 525, p. 706-710, 2015.

Guiltinan, E., and M. W. Becker, Measuring well hydraulic connectivity in fractured bedrock using periodic slug tests, Journal of Hydrology, 521, 100-107, doi:, 2015.

Babonis, G. S., and Becker, M. W., Use of Multifrequency Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) to Support Regional-Scale Groundwater Potential Maps, Remote Sensing of the Terrestrial Water Cycle, John Wiley & Sons, Inc, p. 383-395, 2014.

Carturan,L., C. Baroni, M. Becker, A. Belli, O. Cainell, A. Carton, C. Casarotto, G. Dalla Fontana, A. Godio, T. Martinelli, M. C. Salvatore, R. Seppi, in press, Decay of a long-term monitored glacier: Careser glacier (Ortles-Cevedale, European Alps), The Cryosphere, 7, 1819-1838, 2013.

Becker, M., and A. Bellin, A reservoir model of tracer transport for karstic flow systems. Hydrogeology Journal  21(5): 1011-1019, 2013.

Becker, M.W., B. Bauer, and A. Hutchinson.  Measuring Artificial Recharge with Fiber Optic Distributed Temperature Sensing. Ground Water 51 (5): 670-678, 2013.

Castagna, M., M. W. Becker, and A. Bellin , Joint estimation of transmissivity and storativity in a bedrock fracture, Water Resources Research, 47, 2011.

Becker, M.W., and G. Tsoflias, Comparing Flux-Averaged and Resident Concentration in a Fractured Bedrock using GPR, Wat. Resour. Res. 46: W09518, doi:09510.01029/02009WR008260, 2010.

Tsoflias, G. and M.W. Becker, Ground penetrating radar response to fracture fluid salinity:  Why lower frequencies are favorable for resolving salinity changes, Geophysics, 73 (J25), DOI:10.1190/1.2957893, 2008.

Becker, M.W. and Jiang, Z., Flux-based contaminant transport in a GIS environment, Journal of Hydrology, 343(3-4): 203-210, 2007.

Rabideau, A. J., J. R. Craig, W. Silavisesrith, K. Fredrick, D. M. Flewelling, I. Jankovic, M. W. Becker, K. Bandilla, and L. S. Matott , Analytic-element modeling of supraregional groundwater flow: Concepts and tools for automated model configuration, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering, 12, 83-96, 2007.

Fredrick, K. C., M. W. Becker, L. S. Matott, A. Daw, K. Bandilla, and D. M. Flewelling, Development of a numerical groundwater flow model using SRTM elevations, Hydrogeology Journal, 10.1007/s10040-006-0115-3, 2006.

Becker, M. W., Potential for satellite remote sensing of ground water, Ground Water, 44, 306-318, 2006.

Becker, M.W., A. Daw , Influence of Lake Morphology and Clarity on Water Skin Temperature as Measured by EOS ASTER, Remote Sensing of Environment,99, 288-294, 2005.

Rabideau, A.J., S. Mattot, I. Jankovic, J. Craig, M.W. Becker, Influence of numerical precision on the calibration of AEM-based groundwater flow models, Environmental Geology, 48 (1), 57-67, 2005.

Talley, J. , G.S. Baker, M.W. Becker, and N. Beyrle, Four dimensional mapping of tracer channelization in subhorizontal bedrock fractures using surface ground penetrating radar, Geophys. Res. Lett., 32 (doi:10.1029/2004GL021974), 2005.

Fredrick, K. , M.W.Becker, D. Flewelling, W, Silavisesrith, Enhancement of Aquifer Vulnerability Indexing using the Analytic Element Method, Environmental Geology, 45(8), 1054-1061, 2004.

Becker, M.W., T. Georgian, H. Ambrose , J. Harder , K. Fredrick , Estimating ground-water discharge using stream temperature and velocity, J. Hydrology, 96 (1-4), 221-233, 2004.

Becker, M.W., S.A. Collins , D.W. Metge, R.W. Harvey, and A.M. Shapiro, Effect of cell physicochemical characteristics and motility on bacterial transport in groundwater, J. of Contaminant Hydrology, 69 (3-4), 195-213, 2004.

Becker, M.W, J.W. Schuetz , An introduction to ground-water modeling using Virtual Reality Modeling Language (VRML), J. Geoscience Educ, 2003, 51(5), p. 506-511.

Becker, M.W., D. Metge, S. Collins , A. Shapiro, R. Harvey, Bacterial Transport Experiments in Fractured Crystalline Bedrock, Ground Water, 41(5), 682-689, 2003.

Becker, M.W., The effect of tracer buoyancy on tracer experiments conducted in fractured crystalline bedrock, Geophys. Res. Lett, 30(3), 1116, doi:10.1029/2002GL016480,2003.

Becker, M.W, A. M. Shapiro, Interpreting tracer breakthrough tailing from different forced-gradient tracer experiment configurations in fractured bedrock, Water Resour. Res., 39(1), 1024, doi:10.1029/2001Wr001190,2003.

Becker, M.W., and T. B. Coplen, Deuterated water as a conservative artificial ground-water tracer, Hydrogeology Journal, 9(5), 512-516, 2001.

Becker, M.W., and A. M. Shapiro, Tracer transport in fractured crystalline rock: Evidence of non-diffusive breakthrough tailing, Water Resour. Res., 36(7), 1677-1686, 2000.

Becker, M.W. and R. J. Charbeneau, First passage time mathematical models for groundwater tracer tests conducted in uniform and radially convergent flow, J. Contaminant. Hydrol., 40 (4), 299-310, 2000.

Becker, M.W, P.W. Reimus, and P. Vilks, Transport and attenuation of carboxylate-modified-latex micro­spheres in fractured rock laboratory and field tracer tests, Ground Water, 37(3), 387-395, 1999.