Pizzuto Research Group

Ph.D. Students

Tobias Ackerman - Dissertation (tentative): Sediment Transit Through Small Rivers: A Stochastic Model of Storage and Transport

Margaret Christie (co-advised with Ron Martin) - Dissertation:  Paleoenvironmental Reconstruction of the Changing Water Quality of the Tidal Christina River, Delaware.

Dale Lambert - Dissertation: TBD  

Adam Pearson - Dissertation: Understanding the Effects of Dam Construction on Sediment and Carbon Transport and Storage Since Colonial Times, Red Clay Creek and White Clay Creek Watershed, Christina River Basin, Delaware

MS Students

Bridget O’Neill - Thesis: Evolution of Fine Grained Deposits Controlled by Large, Woody Debris in an Experimental Gravel-bed Flume

Michael Orefice - Thesis: Point Bar Evolution: Influence of High Flow Events on Morphology and Sediment Residence Time Along the White Clay Creek, Delaware"

Featured Faculty

James Pizzuto

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Professor Geological Sciences


CEOE School & Departments

School of Marine Science & Policy

Advancing the understanding, stewardship, and conservation of estuarine, coastal, and ocean environments.

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Department of Geological Sciences

Discovering how geological processes have operated over various time scales to create and influence the planet’s surface environments.

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Department of Geography

Investigating the interactions between people and the environment and the processes that explain the location of human and natural phenomena.

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Geography: 302-831-2294 • Geology: 302-831-2569 • Marine Science and Policy: 302-645-4212 • E-mail: ceoe-info@udel.edu

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