Geological Engineering Publications

“Geological, Rock and Mining Engineering, Including Underground Structures and Excavations, and Subsidence of Deltas”, General Report of Session 6a and 6b, Proc. 6th International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering, Arlington, Virginia, USA; August 11 – 16 2008 (with D. Zekkos, A. Guisinger and D. Vellone).

“Characterization of a Weak Rock Mass and geoengineering Analyses for a Canyon Landfill in Northern California”, Paper No. 6.05a, Proc. 6th International Conference on Case Histories in Geotechnical Engineering, Arlington, Virginia, USA; August 11 – 16 2008 (with D. Zekkos, J. Cohen-Waeber, C. hunt and K. Jesionek).

Geological Engineering Reconnaissance of Damage Caused by the October 15, 2006 Hawaii Earthquakes”, Int. Journal of Geoengineering Case Histories, v. 1., No. 2, paper 3: (with expanded Google Earth database of photos).

“Seismic Performance of Rock Block Structures With Observations from the October 2006 Hawaii Earthquake”, Proceedings of the 4th Int. Conf. Earthquake Geotechnical Engineering, Thessaloniki, Greece, June 25, 2007 (with D. Zekkos).

“Geological Engineering Observations of Damage from Hawaii (2006) Earthquakes”, poster presented at Bi-Annual Meeting of the GeoEnvironmental Action Group, Geosyntec Consultants, Emeryville, April 19, 2007.

“3D Photos in Geoengineering: Take Two Photos Instead of One!”, poster presented at Bi-Annual Meeting of the GeoEnvironmental Action Group, Geosyntec Consultants, Emeryville, April 19, 2007.

“Geological Characterization and Analysis of Two Landfill Sites in Northern California”, poster presented at Bi-Annual Meeting of the GeoEnvironmental Action Group, Geosyntec Consultants, Emeryville, April 19, 2007 (with D. Zekkos, J. Waeber, C. Hunt, and K. Jesionek).

“Geological Engineering contributions to the Retrieval of Cultural Artifacts from Lava Tubes in Hawaii”, poster presented at Bi-Annual Meeting of the GeoEnvironmental Action Group, Geosyntec consultants, Emeryville, April 19, 2007 (with Julien Waeber).

Use of LiDAR to Assess Slope Hazards at the Lihir Gold Mine, Papua New Guinea,” Proc. 2005 Int’l.  Conference on Landslide Risk Management, Vancouver, May/June 2005, (with W. Haneberg, A. Creighton, and D. Jonas).

“Hydrologic Impacts and Watershed Recovery Following the 1999 Lowden Ranch Fire, Lewiston Area, Trinity County, California,” Poster in GSA Conference: “Wildfire Impact on Watersheds-Understanding Planning and Response,” Denver Tech Center, Denver CO, October 21–23 2003; (with P. Shaller, D. Hamilton, J. Lyle, B. Mathieson, and F. Weirich).

“Meeting the Challenge of Characterizing Subsurface Conditions in Bouldery Terrain”, Annual Conference, Paper No. 115-8 Engineering Geology Poster Session, Geological Society of America, Denver, CO, October 29, 2002 (with P. Shaller and S. Sutarwala).

“Sea-Cliff Erosion at Pacifica, California Caused by 1997/98 El Niño Storms,” Proceedings of the Slope Stability 2000 Session of Geo-Denver 2000, Denver, October 2000; Geotechnical Special Publication No. 101, American Society of Civil Engineers, pp. 294–308 (with C. Snell and K. LaJoie).

Dendritic Drainage Channels and Tidal Flat Erosion, West of Steveston, Fraser River Delta, British Columbia,” published Bachelor of Applied Science Thesis, University of British Columbia, 1978.

Use of Aerial Photographs to Map Sediment Distribution and to Identify Historical Changes on a Tidal Flat,” Report of Activities, Part C, Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 76-1c, 1976 (with J. Luternauer).