Curriculum Vitae

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Associate Professor of Groundwater Hydrology
Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific
University of Guam
Principal Hydrologist
DBA NCHabana

Objective: Ina diskubre setbe (enlighten discover serve)

Degrees:

Ph.D., Environmental Engineering, Mapua Institute of Technology, 2015

A.A.S., Health Care Management, Community College of the Air Force, 2010
M.S., Environmental Science, University of Guam, WERI, Mangilao, 2009
A.A.S., Biomedical Equipment Technology, CCAF, 2008
B.S., Chemistry, minor Mathematics, University of Guam, 2001

Professional Development:

Groundwater Flow and Transport Modeling with Groundwater Modeling Systems (GMS), C.E.U. 28 Hours, Aquaveo, Provo, UT, 2019.
ArcGIS Desktop III: GIS Workflows and Analysis, 16 Hours, ESRI, held at WERI UOG, 2012.

Academic Positions:

Assistant Professor, Groundwater Hydrology, WERI, UOG, 2015-Present
Staff Hydrologist, WERI, UOG, 2009-2015.
Graduate Research Assistant, WERI, UOG, 2006-2009.
Research Assistant, WERI, UOG, 2003-2004, 2005.
Secondary Education Science Teacher, GDOE, 2001-2003.
Undergraduate Research Assistant, WERI, UOG, 1998-1999, 2000-2001.

Non-academic Positions:

Health Service Management, USAFR, 2008-2016.
Biomedical Equipment Technician, USAFR, 2005-2008.
Basic Military Training and Technical School, USAF, 2004-2005.

Professional Activities:

WERI Groundwater Hydrologist
Graduate Faculty Member, Graduate Studies Environmental Science Program
Principal Hydrologist DBA NCHabana, Environmental Consultant and Technical Services, Guam.

Research Focus and Program Operations:

Hydrologic observation, data organization, analysis, and interpretation; groundwater flow and solute transport processes; hydrologic site characterization; hydrologic and nitrogen cycle; hydrogeology; water quality analysis; Guam Hydrologic Survey (GHS) Program Operations Management.

Teaching:

EV-511 Engineering and Geosciences, Block 3 Hydrogeology, SP 2015-Present
EV-543 Hydrogeology, Block 2 Groundwater Physics, F-Odd 2015, 2017, 2019
ES-100 Intro to Engineering, Guest Lecturer, 2014-2018
Undergraduate and Graduate Research Assistant mentorship, 2015-Present
GHS Workshop, 2016, 2017, 2020
Northern Guam Lens Aquifer Tour, Spring 2015-2019
Annual Guam Water Research Advisory Council Meeting, 2006-Present
GHS Interagency: Groundwater Resource Development and Technical Experts
Group, quarterly and upon request, 2015-2019

Publications:

Dougher, B., N.C. Habana, J.W. Jenson, M.A. Lander, and K. Ho. 2019. Dynamic Response of a Freshwater Lens to Natural Variations in Recharge, International Journal of Advances in Science Engineering and Technology, Vol. 7: 20-27.

Denton, G.R.W., C.A. Emborski, N.C. Habana, and J.A. Starmer. 2014. Influence of urban runoff, inappropriate waste disposal practices and World War on the heavy metal status of sediments in the southern half of Saipan Lagoon, Saipan, CNMI. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 81(1): 276- 281.

Habana, N.C., J.W.L. Salvacion, J.W. Jenson, J.D. Rouse. 2013. VADOCHARGEN: a vadose flow and N-transport simulation model for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. International Journal of Engineering Science Technology and Research. Vol. 1(11):268-287.

Habana, N.C., L.F. Heitz, A.E. Olsen, J.W. Jenson, J.W.L. Salvacion. 2013. VADOCHARGE: Groundwater Recharge Model for an Uplifted Island Karst Aquifer, Guam, USA. International Journal of Engineering Science Technology and Research. 1(8):141-164.

Technical Reports:

Bourke, P., J.W. Jenson, N.C. Habana, and M.A. Lander. 2020. A hydrogeologic survey of Santa Rita Spring, Guam: engineering and design recommendations for rehabilitation. WERI Technical Report 172, 102 pp.

Habana, N.C., L.F. Heitz, and M. Ziobro. 2020. Development of a GIS based imagery database for groundwater recharge areas and key reaches of streams on Guam phase II. WERI Technical Report 171: 49 pp.

Suprales, D.G., N.C. Habana, and J.W. Jenson. 2019. Defining and evaluating production capacity for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. WERI Technical Report 170: 57 pp.

Dougher, B., N.C. Habana, J.W. Jenson, M.A. Lander, K. Ho., and G.C. Aguilar. 2019. Dynamic response of the freshwater lens to natural variations in recharge, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. WERI Technical Report 168: 39 pp.

Habana, N.C., L.F. Heitz, and M. Ziobro. 2019. Development of a GIS based imagery database for groundwater recharge areas and key reaches of streams on Guam. WERI Technical Report 169: 59 pp.

Simard, C.A., J.W. Jenson, M.A. Lander, R.M. Manzanilla, D.G. Superales, and N.C. Habana. 2015. Salinity in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. WERI Technical Report 143: 82 pp.

Vann, D.T., V.M. Bendixson, D.F. Roff, C.A. Simard, R.M. Schumann, N.C. Habana, and J.W. Jenson. 2014. Topography of the basement rock beneath the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer and its implications for groundwater exploration and development. WERI Technical Report 142: 72 pp.

Bendixson, V.M., J.W. Jenson, and N.C. Habana. 2014. The Northern Guam Lens Aquifer Database w/ accompanying CD. WERI Technical Report 141, 2Pnd Edition: 95 pp.

Habana, N.C., L.F. Heitz, A.E. Olsen, and J.W. Jenson. 2009. Vadose Flow Synthesis for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. WERI Technical Report 127: 231 pp.

M.S. Thesis Paper:

Bourke, P. 2020. A hydrogeologic survey of Santa Rita Spring, Guam: engineering and design recommendations for rehabilitation. M.S. thesis. Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Superales, D.G. 2019. Defining and evaluating production capacity for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. M.S. thesis. Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Dougher, B. 2019. Dynamic response of the freshwater lens to natural variations in recharge, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Yigo-Tumon Basin. M.S. thesis, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Scientific Advisory Reports:

Jenson, J.W., Y.S. Kim, and N.C. Habana. 2020. Hydrogeological assessment of the Urban Combat Training Project Site, Anderson AFB, Guam, Final Draft for Comment. Research Corporation University of Guam (RCUOG) WERI Scientific Advisory Report (SAR) for Merrick and Company: 227 pp. 

Jenson, J.W., Y.S. Kim, and N.C. Habana. 2019. Hydrogeologic assessment for closed-contour depressions identified in the J-0001B Finegayan Utilities and site improvements project. RCUOG WERI SAR for Granite- Obayashi a Joint Venture (GOJV): 200 pp.

Jenson, J.W., Y.S. Kim, and N.C. Habana. 2019. Geotechnical assessment of the NSSAR Site, Live-Fire Training Range Complex, Northwest Field, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. RCUOG WERI SAR for Black Construction Corporation: 108 pp.

Jenson, J.W., Y.S. Kim, and N.C. Habana. 2019. Hydrogeologic assessment of the suspect sinkhole area at AC15 NIC Site: J-001B Finegayan Utilities and Site Improvements Project, Phase 1, Marine Corps Activity Guam. RCUOG WERI SAR for GOJV: 74 pp.

Jenson, J.W., Y.S. Kim, and N.C. Habana. 2018. Hydrogeological assessment: Live-Fire Training Range Complex, sinkhole, Northwest Field, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam. West Pacific Geoscience Consulting (WPGC) SAR for Black Construction Corporation 2018: 98 pp.

Jenson, J.W., Y.S. Kim, and N.C. Habana. 2018. Terrain analysis and sinkhole reconnaissance: planned firing range, Northwest Field, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam (P735 Firing Range). WPGC SAR for Duenas Camacho and Associates (DCA): 66 Pp.

Jenson, J.W., and N.C. Habana. 2015. Terrain analysis and sinkhole reconnaissance: planned firing range area Northwest Field, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, WPGC SAR for DCA.

Jenson, J.W., and N.C. Habana. 2015. Guam International Airport, Stormwater infiltration analysis and recommendations in support of design of stormwater system improvements, WPGC and Allied Pacific Environmental Consulting SAR for Gutteridge Haskins & Davey: 46 pp.

Conference Papers:

Kim, Y.S., M.N. Duenas, N.C. Habana, R. Lohmann, and J. Becanova. 2019. Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Concentrations in Water Resources of Guam, International Conference on Geological and Environmental Sustainability, Seoul, December 21, 2019.

Dougher, B., N.C. Habana, J.W. Jenson, and M.A. Lander. 2019. Dynamic response of a freshwater lens to natural variations in recharge. Proceedings of 186th International Academy of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Management – International Conference on Environment and Natural Science, Seoul, 4-5 July. IASTEM, http://iastem.org.

Denton, G.R.W., C.M. Sian Denton, Y.S. Kim, J.W. Jenson, N.C. Habana, and M.A. Lander. 2018. Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS): a contaminant of emerging concern in Guam’s groundwater, Proceedings of the 125th The Institute of Research Engineers and Scientists (The IRES) International Conference, Beijing, 29-30 June. The IRES, http://theires.org

Habana, N.C., J.W.L. Salvacion, J.W. Jenson, J.D. Rouse. 2013. VADOCHARGEN: a vadose flow and N-transport simulation model for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. International Conference on Sustainable Environmental Technologies, Pasay City, 30 September to 01 October. Intramuros, ICSET.

Habana, N.C., L.F. Heitz, A.E. Olsen, J.W. Jenson, and J.W.L. Salvacion. 2012. AQUA CHARGE: a model for estimating groundwater recharge in an uplifted island karst aquifer, Guam, USA. International Water Association: World Water Congress, Busan, 16-21 September.

Presentations and Abstracts:

Jenson, J.W. and N.C. Habana. 2019. Toward a Sustainable Management Concept for Coastal and Island Aquifers. National Groundwater Association (NGWA), Groundwater Week, Summit Conference Sessions: Sustainability and Planning Session, Las Vegas Convention Center, 3-5 December.
NGWA: https://ngwa.confex.com/ngwa/gw19/meetingapp.cgi/Paper/12869.

Bourke, P., J.W. Jenson, N.C. Habana, and M.A. Lander. 2019. Hydrogeologic Survey of Santa Rita Spring, Guam: Determination of its Natural Capacity and Development Options. NGWA, Groundwater Week, Summit Conference Sessions: Sustainability and Planning Session, Las Vegas Convention Center, 3-5 December. NGWA: https://ngwa.confex.com/ngwa/gw19/meetingapp.cgi/Paper/12886.

Kim, Y.S., M.A. Duenas, N.C. Habana, G.R.W. Denton, J.W. Jenson, and M.A. Lander. 2019. Groundwater contamination by polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in Guam. Proceedings of 186Pth IASTEM International Conference, Seoul, 4-5 July. IASTEM, http://iastem.org.

Dougher, B., N.C. Habana, J.W. Jenson, M.A. Lander, and K. Ho. 2018. Dynamic response of the freshwater lens to natural variations in recharge, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Yigo-Tumon Basin. NGWA, Groundwater Week, Poster Sessions, Las Vegas, 3-6 December. NGWA: https://ngwa.confex.com/ngwa/gw18/webprogram/Paper12197.html.

Superales, D.G., N.C. Habana, J.W. Jenson, and S.B. Gingerich. 2018. Defining and Evaluating Groundwater Production Capacity for an Island Aquifer: Production Well System in the Parabasal Zone, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. NGWA, Groundwater Week, Poster Sessions, Las Vegas, 3-6 December. NGWA: https://ngwa.confex.com/ngwa/gw18/webprogram/Paper12153.html.

Kim, Y.S., J.W. Jenson, and N.C. Habana. 2018. Consideration Factors of Production-Well Rehabilitation Assessment on Guam. NGWA, Groundwater Week, Poster Sessions, Las Vegas, 3-6 December. NGWA: https://ngwa. confex.com/ngwa/gw18/webprogram/Paper12160.html.

Bautista, K., J.W. Jenson, N.C. Habana, and Y.S. Kim. 2018. Guam Water Resources Monitoring Program. NGWA, Groundwater Week, Poster Sessions, Las Vegas, 3-6 December. NGWA: https://ngwa.confex.com/ngwa/gw18/webprogram/Paper12199.html.

Habana, N.C., and J.W. Jenson. 2018. The Northern Guam Lens Aquifer Map. NGWA, Groundwater Week, Poster Sessions, Las Vegas, 3-6 December. NGWA: https://ngwa.confex.com/ngwa/gw18/webprogram/Paper12200.html.

Habana, N.C., J.W. Jenson, and S.B. Gingerich. 2017. Evaluating Best-Practice Capacities for a Carbonate Island Karst Aquifer, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Guam, USA. NGWA Groundwater Summit 2017, Nashville, 4-7 December. NGWA: https://ngwa.confex.com/ngwa/2017gws/webprogram/Session12289.html.

Simard, C., J.W. Jenson, M.A. Lander, M.Q. McDonald, and N.C. Habana. 2016. Salinity in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer: Natural and Human Factors. American Water Works Association, Hawaii Section, Western Pacific Subsection (AWWA-HIWPS) Annual Conference, Tumon and Hagåtña, 11-12 April. AWWA-HIWPS: https://www.awwahiwps.org/2016-conference.html.

Habana, N.C., J.W. Jenson, and S.B. Gingerich. 2015. Exploring Best- Practice Capacities in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. 2nd Conference on Water Resource Sustainability Issues on Tropical Islands, Honolulu, 1-3 December. Water Resources Research Center (WRRI), University of Hawaii at Manoa: http://www.wrrc.hawaii.edu/2015conference/Program11315.pdf.

Denton, G.R.W., C. Sian Denton, and N.C. Habana. 2015. Dieldrin: An Unregulated Drinking Water Contaminant of Potential Concern in Guam’s Groundwater. 2nd Conference on Water Resource Sustainability Issues on Tropical Islands, Honolulu, 1-3 December. Water Resources Research Center (WRRI), University of Hawaii at Manoa: http://www.wrrc.hawaii.edu/2015conference/Program11315.pdf.

Habana, N.C., Jenson, J.W., and Gingerich, S.B. 2015. Exploring Best- Practice Capacities in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. AWWA-HIWPS Water and Wastewater Conference, Tumon, 13-14 April. AWWA-HIWPS: https://www.awwahiwps.org/2015-conference.html.

Habana, N.C., J.W.L. Salvacion, J.W. Jenson, J.D. Rouse, and L.F. Heitz. 2013. VADOCHARGE-N: Deep Karst Vadose Flow and N Transport Simulation Model for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. 27th Pacific Islands Environment Conference, Tumon, 26-28 June. Guam EPA: https://issuu.com/guamepa/docs/piec_conferencebrochure/17

CV pdf
Director, Chief Hydrogeologist & Professor of Environmental Geology
Water & Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific
University of Guam
Mangilao, GU 96923
Phone: 671-735-2689
jjenson@triton.uog.edu

Degrees:

Ph.D., Geology (with minors in Civil Engineering and Water Resources), Oregon State University
M.A., Applied Economics, University of Michigan
B.S., Economics, US Air Force Academy, Distinguished Graduate

Publications:

Carlson, P.E., Noronha, A.L., Banner, J.L., Jenson, J.W., Moore, M.W., Partin, J.W., Deininger, M., Breecker, D.O., Bautista, K.K. (2020). “Constraining speleothem oxygen isotope disequilibrium driven by rapid CO2 degassing and calcite precipitation: Insights from monitoring and modeling,” Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 284: 222–238,doi.org/10.1016/j.gca. 2020.06.012

Beal, L.K., Wong, C.I., Bautista, K.K., Jenson, J.W., Banner, J.L., Lander, M.A., Gingerich, S.B., Partin, J.W., Hardt, B.F., van Oort, N.H. (2019). “Isotopic and geochemical assessment of the sensitivity of groundwater resources of Guam, Mariana Islands, to intra- and inter-annual variations in hydroclimate,” Journal of Hydrology 568: 174-183,doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol. 2018.10.049

Gingerich, S.B., Johnson, A.G., Rosa, S.N., Marineau, M.D., Wright, S.A., Hay, L.E., Widlansky, M.J., Jenson, J.W., Wong, C.I., Banner, J.L., Keener, V.W., and Finucane, M.L. (2019). “Water resources on Guam—Potential impacts of and adaptive response to climate change,” U.S. Geological Survey Scientific Investigations Report 2019–5095, 55 p.,doi.org/10.3133/ sir20195095.

Bell, T., Lander, M.A., Jenson, J.W., Randall, R.H., Partin, J.W., Prouty, N.G. (2019). A 50-Year Sr/Ca Time-Series from an Enclosed, Shallow-Water Guam Coral: In situ Monitoring and Extraction of a Temperature Trend, Annual Cycle, and ENSO and PDO Signals. Journal of Coastal Research 35(2): 269-286.

Norhana, A.L., Hardt, B.F., Banner, J.L., Jenson, J.W., Partin, J.W., James, E.W., Lander,M.A., and Bautista, K.K. (2017). “Trade Winds Drive Pronounced Seasonality in Carbonate Chemistry in a Tropical Western Pacific Island Cave—Implications for Speleothem Paleoclimatology,” Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 18(1): 384-399doi 10.1002/2016GC006644.

Prouty, N.G., Storlazzi, C.D., McCutcheon, A.L. and Jenson, J.W. (2014). “Historic Impact of Watershed Change and Sedimentation to Reefs Along West-Central Guam.” Coral Reefs May 18, 2014: doi 10.1007/s00338-00014-01166-x.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J. and Stafford, K.W. (2014). “Artefatos Militares E Uso De Cavernas Durante a Segunda Guerra Mundial Nas Ilhas Marianas, Pac.fico Oeste (World War II Artifacts and Wartime Use of Caves in the Mariana Islands, Western Pacific).” Caderno de Geografia 24(42): 218-231.

Habana, N.C., Heitz, L.F., Jenson, J.W. and Salvacion, J.L. (2103). “Vadocharge: Groundwater Recharge Model for an Uplifted Island Karst Aquifer, Guam, USA.” International Journal of Environmental Engineering Science and Technology Research 1(8): 141-164.

Stafford, K.W., Taboroši, D. and Jenson, J.W. (2013). Caves and Karst Hydrology of the Mariana Islands. Coastal Karst Landforms. Lace, M.J. and Mylroie, J.E. Dordrecht, Springer. 5: 277-298. Bailey, R.T. and Jenson, J.W. (2013 ). “Effects of Marine Overwash for Atoll Aquifers: Environmental and Human Factors.” Groundwater 52(5): 694-704.

Rotzoll, K., Gingerich, S.B., Jenson, J.W. and El-Kadi, A.I. (2013). “Estimating Hydraulic Properties from Tidal Attenuation in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Territory of Guam, USA.” Hydrogeology Journal 21(3): 643-654.

Taborosi, D., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2013). “Field Observations of Coastal Discharge from an Uplifted Carbonate Island Aquifer, Northern Guam, Mariana Islands: A Descriptive Geomorphic and Hydrogeologic Perspective ” Journal of Coastal Research 29(4): 926 – 943.

Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W. and Taboroši, D. (2013). “Estimating the Freshwater-Lens Thickness of Atoll Islands in the Federated States of Micronesia.” Hydrogeology Journal 21(2): 441-457.

Miklavič, B., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Randall, R.H., Banner, J.L. and Partin, J.W. (2012). Evidence of the Sea-Level Change since Mis 5e on Guam, Tropical West Pacific, in Onac, B.P., Fornos, J.J. (Eds.), Sea Level Changes into Mis 5: From Observations to Predictions, . Studia Universitatis Babeş-Boylai, Geologia (Special Issue 2012), Cluj-Napoca, Romania, Cluj University Press

Partin, J.W., Jenson, J.W., Banner, J.L., Quinn, T.M., Taylor, F.W., Sinclair, D., Hardt, B.F., Lander, M.A., Bell, T., Miklavič, B., Jocson, J.M.U. and Taboroši, D. (2012). “Relationship between Modern Rainfall Variability, Cave Dripwater and Stalagmite Geochemistry in Guam, USA.” Geochemisty, Geophysics, Geosystems 13(3): 1-17.

Sinclair, D., Banner, J.L., Taylor, F.W., Partin, J.W., Jenson, J.W., Mylroie, J.E., Goddard, E., Quinn, T.M., Jocson, J.M.U. and Miklavič, B. (2012). “Magnesium and Strontium Systematics in Tropical Speleothems from the Western Pacific.” Chemical Geology 294-295: 1-17.

Desai, C.S., Sane, S. and Jenson, J.W. (2011). Constitutive Modeling Including Creep and Rate- Dependent Behavior, and Testing of Glacial Tills for Prediction of Motion of Glaciers. International Journal of Geomechanics, Special Issue: Material and Computer Modeling. Desai, C.S., Zaman, M.M. and Singh, D.N. 11 465-476.

Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W. and Olsen, A.E. (2010a). “Estimating the Ground Water Resources of Atoll Islands.” Water 2: 1-27.

Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W. and Olsen, A.E. (2009). “Numerical Modeling of Atoll Island Hydrogeology.” Groundwater 47(2): 184-196.

Sane, S.M., Desai, C.S., Jenson, J.W., Contractor, D.S., Carlson, A.E. and Clark, P.U. (2008). “Disturbed State Constitutive Modeling of Two Pleistocene Tills.” Quaternary Science Reviews 27: 267-283.

Carlson, A.E., Jenson, J.W. and Clark, P.U. (2007). “Modeling the Subglacial Hydrology of the James Lobe of the Laurentide Ice Sheet.” Quaternary Science Reviews.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W., Stafford, K.W. and Matsuzawa, R. (2007). “World War Ii Artifacts and Wartime Use of Caves in the Mariana Islands, Western Pacific.” Journal of the Speleological Society of Japan 32: 42-53.

Jenson, J.W., Keel, T.M., Mylroie, J.R., Mylroie, J.E., Stafford, K.W., Taborosi, D. and Wexel, C. (2006). “Karst of the Mariana Islands: The Interaction of Tectonics, Glacio-Eustasy, Fresh-Water/Salt-Water Mixing in Island Carbonates.” Geological Society of America Special Paper 404: 129-138.

Stafford, K.W., Mylroie, J.E., Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.R. (2005). “Karst Development on Tinian, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands: Controls on Dissolution in Relation to the Carbonate Island Karst Model.” Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 67(1): 14-27.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2005). “Karst Features of Guam, Mariana Islands.” Micronesica 38(1): 17-46.

Carlson, A.E., Jenson, J.W. and Clark, P.U. (2004). “Field Observations from the Tiskilwa Till, Il, andSky Pilot Till, Mb of the Laurentide Ice Sheet.” Geographie Physique et Quaternaire 58: 229-239.

Stafford, K., Mylroie, J., Taboroši, D. and Jenson, J.W. (2004). “Eogenetic Karst Development on a Small, Tectonically Active, Carbonate Island: Aguijan, Mariana Islands: Cave and Karst Science.” Transactions of the British Cave Research Association 31(3): 101-108.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.M. (2004). “Karren Features in Island Karst: Guam, Mariana Islands.” Zeitschrift fur Geomorphologie 48: 369-389.

Gamble, D.W., Taborosi, D., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Carew, J.L., Jocson, J.M.U., Mylroie, J. and Vann, D.T. (2003). “The Use of Water Temperature to Characterize Groundwater Discharge of a Coastal Fracture on Guam, U.S.A.” Journal of Coastal Research 19(2): 462-471.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2003). “Zones of Enhanced Dissolution and Associated Cave Morphology in an Uplifted Carbonate Island Karst Aquifer, Northern Guam, Mariana Islands.” Speleogenesis and Evolution of Karst Aquifers 1(4): 16.

Jocson, J.M.U., Jenson, J.W. and Contractor, D.N. (2002). “Recharge and Aquifer Response: Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Guam, Mariana Islands.” Journal of Hydrology 260: 231-254.

Taboroši, D. and Jenson, J.W. (2002). “World War Ii Artefacts and Wartime Use of Caves in Guam, Mariana Islands.” Cave Archaeology and Palaeontology Archive CAPRA 4, available at http://www.shef.ac.uk/~capra.

Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Taborosi, D., Jocson, J.M.U., Vann, D.T. and Wexel, C. (2001). “Karst Features on Guam in Terms of a General Model of Carbonate Island Karst.” Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 63(1): 9-22.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000a). “The Carbonate Island Karst Model Applied to Guam.” Theoretical and Applied Karstology 13-14: 51-56.

Mylroie, J.R., Gamble, D.W., Taboroši, D.S., Jenson, J.W., Jocson, J.M.U. and Mylroie, J.E. (2000). “Air and Water Cave Temperature Variation in Three Cave Types in Guam, USA: Implications for Aquifer Characteristics.” Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 62: 196-197.

Contractor, D.N. and Jenson, J.W. (2000). “Simulated Effect of Vadose Infiltration on Water Levels in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer.” Journal of Hydrology 229: 232-254.

Licciardi, J.M., Clark, P.U., Jenson, J.W. and MacAyeal, D.R. (1998). “Deglaciation of a Soft-Bedded Laurentide Ice Sheet.” Quaternary Science Reviews 17: 427-448.

Clark, P.U., Licciardi, J.M., MacAyeal, D.R. and Jenson, J.W. (1997). “Numerical Reconstruction of a Soft-Bedded Laurentide Ice Sheet During the Last Glacial Maximum: Reply.” Geology 25: 380-381.

Ho, C.L., Vela, J.C., Jenson, J.W. and Clark, P.U. (1996). “Evaluation of Long-Term Time-Rate Parameters of Subglacial Till.” ASCE Special Publication 61: 122-136.

Clark, P.U., Licciardi, J.M., MacAyeal, D.R. and Jenson, J.W. (1996). “Numerical Reconstruction of the Laurentide Ice Sheet During the Last Glacial Maximum.” Geology 24: 679-682.

McDonald, G.D., Clark, P.U., Bevis, K.A., Jenson, J.W., Hedlund, C., Patrick, M., Licciardi, J.M. and DesMarais, B.D. (1996, submitted). “Variations in Net Mass Balance for Collier Glacier, Cascade Range, Oregon, 1989-1994.” Journal of Glaciology.

Jenson, J.W., MacAyeal, D.R., Clark, P.U., Ho, C.L. and Vela, J.C. (1996). “Numerical Modeling of Subglacial Sediment Deformation: Implications for the Behavior of the Lake Michigan Lobe, Laurentide Ice Sheet.” Journal of Geophysical Research 101(B4): 8717-8728.

Jenson, J.W., Clark, P.U., MacAyeal, D.R., Ho, C.L. and Vela, J.C. (1995). “Numerical Modeling of Advective Transport of Saturated Deforming Sediment beneath the Lake Michigan Lobe, Laurentide Ice Sheet.” Geomorphology 14: 157-166.

Technical Reports:

Bourke, P., Jenson, J.W., Habana, N.C., Lander, M.A. (2020). “A Hydrogeologic Survey of Santa Rita Spring, Guam: Engineering and Design Recommendations for Rehabilitation,” WERI Technical Report No. 172: 84.

Superales, D.V.G., Habana, N.C., Jenson, J.W. (2019). “Defining and Evaluating Production Capacity for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer,” WERI Technical Report No. 170: 57 p.

Dougher, B., Habana, N.C., Jenson, J.W., Lander, M.A., Ho, K., Aguilar, G.C. (2019). “Dynamic Response of the Freshwater Lens to Natural Variations in Recharge, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Yigo-Tumon Basin,” WERI Technical Report No. 168: 45 p.

Bautista, K.K., Jenson, J.W. Lander, M.A. and Righetti, T. (2018). “Vadose Hydrology at Jinapsan Cave, Northern Guam,” WERI Technical Report No. 63, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam, Mangilao, Guam, 130 p.

Beikmann, A., Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W., Kottermair, M., Taboroši, D., Bendixson, V., Flowers, M., Jalandoni, A., B., M. and W., W. (2015). “Enough Water for Everyone? A Modeling Study of Freshwater Resources for Selected Atolls of Yap State, FSM,” WERI Technical Report No. 158: online.

Taborosi, D., Kottermair, M. and Jenson, J.W. (2015). “Enough Water for Everyone? A Field Study of Freshwater Resources on Ifalik and Eauripik Atolls, Yap State, FSM.” Technical Report No. 157: online.

Wallace, C.D., Bailey, R.T. and Jenson, J.W. (2015). “Atoll Island Freshwater Resources: Modeling, Analysis, and Optimization.” WERI Technical Report No. 155: 147 p.

McCutcheon, A.L., Raymundo, L.J., Jenson, J.W., Prouty, N.G., Lander, M.A. and Randall, R.H. (2015). “Testing the Strontium/Calcium Proxy for Sea Surface Temperature Reconstruction in the Coral Porites Lutea, in Guam, Micronesia.” UOGML Technical Report No. 159, WERI Technical Report 152: 99.

Vann, D.T., Bendixson, V.M., Roff, D.F., Simard, C.A., Schumann, R.M., Habana, N.C. and Jenson, J.W. (2014). “Topography of the Basment Rock beneath the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer and Its Implications for Groundwater Exploration and Development.” WERI Technical Report No. 142: 71.

Simard, C.A., Jenson, J.W., Lander, M.A. and Habana, N.C. (2014). “Analysis of Salinity in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer.” WERI Technical Report No. 143: 65. Bendixson, V.M. (2013). “The Northern Guam Lens Aquifer Database.” WERI Technical Report No. 141: 45.

Bell, T., Jenson, J.W., Lander, M.A., Randall, R.H., Partin, J.W., Hardt, B.F. and Banner, J.L. (2011). Coral and Speleothem in Situ Monitoring and Geochemical Analysis: Guam, Mariana Islands, USA. WERI Technical Report No. 136. Mangilao, Water & Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Bell, T., Endo, T., Jenson, J.W., Bell, R. and Lander, M.A. (2011). “Pneumatic Underwater Drill for Extracting Coral Cores.” WERI Technical Report No. 135: 18.

Bailey, R.T. and Jenson, J.W. (2011). “Groundwater Resources Analysis of Atoll Islands in the Federated States of Micronesia Using an Algebraic Model.” WERI Technical Report No. 134: 29.

Habana, N.C., Heitz, L.F., Olsen, A.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2009). “Vadose Flow Synthesis for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer.” WERI Technical Report No. 127.

Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W. and Olsen, A.E. (2008a). “An Atoll Freshwater Lens Algebraic Model for Groundwater Management in the Caroline Islands.” WERI Technical Report No. 120. Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W., Rubinstein, D.H. and Olsen, A.E. (2008). “Groundwater Resources of Atoll Islands: Observations, Modeling, and Management.” WERI Technical Report No. 119.

Hoffman, S.M., Jenson, J.W., Moran, D.C., Denton, G.R.W., Wood, H.R. and Vacher, H.L. (2007). “Background Fluorescence in Guam’s Coastal Waters.” WERI Technical Report No. 121.

Keel, T.M., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2007). “A Preliminary Report on the Sabana Watershed/Talakhaya Springs System, Rota (Luta), Cnmi.” WERI Technical Report No. 114.

MacCracken, R.S., Jenson, J.W., Heitz, L.F., Rubinstein, D.H. and Mylroie, J.E. (2007). “Water Resource Analysis of Fais Island, Federal States of Micronesia.” WERI Technical Report No. 111.

Keel, T.M., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2005). “The Caves and Karst of Rota Island, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.” WERI Technical Report No. 107.

Stafford, K.W., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2004). “Karst Geology of Aguijan and Tinian, Cnmi Cave Inventory and Structural Analysis of Development.” WERI Technical Report No. 106.

Keel, T.M., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2004). “Preliminary Report on the Caves and Karst of Rota (Luta), Cnmi.” WERI Technical Report No. 105.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2004). “Karst Features of Guam, Mariana Islands.” WERI Technical Report No. 104.

McDonald, M.Q. and Jenson, J.W. (2003a). “Chloride History and Trends of Water in Production Wells in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer.” WERI Technical Report No. 98: ADD.

Moran, D.C. and Jenson, J.W. (2004). “Dry Trace of Groundwater from Guam International Airport and Harmon Sink to Agana Bay and Tumon Bay.” WERI Technical Report No. 97.

Stafford, K.W., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2002). “Karst Geology and Hydrology of Tinian and Rota (Luta), Cnmi: A Preliminary Report.” WERI Technical Report No. 96.

Lander, M.A., Jenson, J.W. and Beausoliel, C. (2001). “Responses of Well Water Levels on Northern Guam to Variations in Rainfall and Sea Level.” WERI Technical Report No. 94: 36.

Contractor, D.N. and Jenson, J.W. (1999a). “Simulated Effect of Vadose Infiltration on Water Levels in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer.” WERI Technical Report No. 90.

Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Jocson, J.M.U. and Lander, M. (1999). “Karst Geology and Hydrology of Guam: A Preliminary Report.” WERI Technical Report No. 89.

Jocson, J.M.U., Jenson, J.W. and Contractor, D.N. (1999a). “Numerical Modeling and Field Investigation of Infiltration, Recharge, and Discharge in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer.” WERI Technical Report No. 88: 22.

Jenson, J.W. and Jocson, J.M.U. (1998). “Hydrologic Data Collection on Guam: Fy 1998 Report.” WERI Technical Report No. 83.

M.S. Thesis Paper (Short title):

Paul Bourke, MS, 2020: Hydrogeology and Rehabilitation of Santa Rita Spring, Guam

Kaylyn Bautista, MS, 2017: Vadose hydrology of Jinapsan Cave, Guam

Ida Shalilian, MS, 2017: Hydrogeology of the Finegayan Basin, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer

David Vann, MS, 2014: Basement Topography of the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer

Vivianna Bendixson, MS, 2013: Hydrologic Database of the Norther Guam Lens Aquifer

Christine Simard, MS, 2012: Salinity Trends and Patterns in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer

Tomoko Bell, MS, 2011: Fifty-Year Climatic Record of Guam from Coral

Blaž Miklavič, MS, 2010 (w/John Mylroie, MSU): Pleistocene Sea-Level History of Guam

Ryan Bailey, MS, 2008: A Groundwater Model for Atoll Island Aquifers

Michelle Hoffman, MS, 2007: Fluorescence in Guam’s Coastal Waters

Robert MacCracken, MS, 2006: Water Resources of Fais Island, Federated States of Micronesia

Curt Wexel, MS, 2006: Karst Features of Saipan

Monty Keel, MS, 2005 (w/John Mylroie, MSU): Karst Features of Rota

Kevin Stafford, MS, 2004 (w/John Mylroie, MSU): Karst Features of Tinian and Aguijan

David Moran, MS, 2002: Dye Trace of Harmon Sink, Guam

Mauryn McDonald, MS, 2001: Salinity on Guam Water Wells

Danko Taboroši, MS, 2000: Karst Inventory of Guam

John Jocson, MS, 1998: Recharge of the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer from a Modeling Study

Conference Papers

Simard, C.A., Jenson, J.W. and Lander, M.A. (2015). Analysis of Salinity in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. Proceedings of the 16th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and other Carbonate Regions, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Habana, N.C., Salvacion, J.L., Jenson, J.W. and Rouse, J.D. (2013). Vadocharge-N: A Vadose Flow and N-Transport Simulation Model for the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. Conference: International Conference on Sustainable Environmental Technologies, Pasay City, Manila, Philippines.

Miklavič, B., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Randall, R.H., N.Z., L. and Taboroši, D. (2012). Denudation of Eogenetic Limestone During the Last Glacial Cycle in a Tropical Environment. 20th International Karstological School “Classical Karst”: Karst forms and processes. Karst Research Institute, Postojna, Slovenia.

Miklavič, B., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Randall, R.H., Banner, J.L. and Partin, J.W. (2010). Interglacial Limestone and Its Geomorphic Features on Guam: Implications for Relative Sea Level Changend Flank Margin Cave Formation. 15th Symposium of the Geolgy of the Bahamas and other Carbonate Regions, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Hoffman, S.M., Jenson, J.W., Moran, D.C. and Denton, G.R.W. (2010). Background Fluorescence in Groundwater from a Tropical Island-Karst Aquifer. AWRA 2010 Summer International Specialty Conference & 8th Caribbean Islands Water Resources Congress on Tropical Hydrology and Sustainable Water Resources in a Changing Climate, San Juan, Puerto Rico, American Water Resources Association.

Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W. and Olsen, A.E. (2010b). Algebraic Model to Predict the Freshwater Lens Thickness of an Atoll Island. 14th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions, San Salvador Island, Bahamas, Gerace Research Center.

Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W. and Olsen, A.E. (2010c). Numerical Modeling of Atoll Island Hydrogeology. 14th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and other Carbonate Regions, San Salvador Island, Bahamas, Gerace Research Centre.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W., Jocson, J.M.U. and Mylroie, J.E. (2009). Coastal Discharge Features from and Uplifted Coastal Island Aquifer: Northern Mariana Islands. 15th International Congress of Speleology, Kerrville, TX, International Union of Speleology.

Stafford, K.W., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2009). Eogenetic Karst of the Carbonate Islands of the Northern Marianas. 15th International Congress of Speleology, Kerrville, TX, International Union of Speleology.

Hormillosa, T.U., Olsen, A.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2008). The Northern Guam Vadose Zone: Thirty Years of Weri Research. 14th Symposium of the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Desai, C.S., Sane, S. and Jenson, J.W. (2008). Constitutive Modeling and Testing of Glacial Tills for Prediction of Motion of Glaciers. 12th International Conference of IACMAG. Goa, India, International Association for Computational Methods & Advances in Geomechanics.

Mylroie, J.E., Mylroie, J.R., Jenson, J.W. and MacCracken, R.S. (2006). Fresh-Water Lens Anisotropy and Flank Margin Cave Development, Fais Island, Federated States of Micronesia. Thirteenth symposium on the geology of the Bahamas and other carbonate regions, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Sane, S., Desai, C.S., Merry, S., Contractor, D.N., Jenson, J.W. and Clark, P.U. (2005). Disturbed State Constitutitve Modeling Adn Testing of Glacial Till. 11th International Conference on Computer Methods and Advances in Geomechanics, Turin, Italy.

Keel, T.M., Jenson, J.W., Mylroie, J.E., Mylroie, J.R., Stafford, K.W. and Camacho, R. (2004). The Caves of Rota, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Proceedings of the 12th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador, Bahamas.

Reece, M.A., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2004). Notches in Carbonates: Origins and Implications. Proceedings of the Twelvth Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions, Bahamian Field Station, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Stafford, K.W., Mylroie, J., E., Jenson, J.W., Mylroie, J.R. and Taborosi, D. (2004). Dissolution Controls Related to the Carbonate Island Karst Model on Tectonically Active, Carbonate Islands: Tinian and Aguijan, Cnmi. Proceedings of the 12th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador, Bahamas.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2004). Karst Environments of Guam, Mariana Islands. 12th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador, Bahamas.

Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Mylroie, J.R. and Carew, J.L. (2004). Epikarst on Eogenetic Rocks. Epikarst Conference.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2002). Karst Flow Systems in Young Carbonate Islands. Karst Frontiers: Florida and Related Environments, Charles Town, West Virginia, Karst Waters Institute.

Mylroie, J.E., Mylroie, J.R. and Jenson, J.W. (2002). Modeling Carbonate Island Karst. Eleventh symposium on the geology of the Bahamas and other carbonate regions, Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Gamble, D.W., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Carew, J.L., Taborosi, D., Jocson, J.M.U., Vann, D.T. and Mylroie, J.R. (2001). Freshwater Resources on Guam: Calculating Halocline Position and Fresh Water Discharge Via Temperature Profile. Proceedings of the 10th Pacific Science Intercongress.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2001). The Carbonate Island Karst Model. Proceedings of the 10th Pacific Science Intercongress.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000b). Guam and the Carbonate Island Karst Model. Joint Meeting fo the Friends of Karst, Theoretical and Applied Karstology & IGCP 448, Cluj-Napoca, Romania.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000c). The Carbonate Island Karst Model. Mississippi Water Resources Conference, Raymond, MS.

Contractor, D.N. and Jenson, J.W. (1999b). Simulated Effect of a Karstic Vadose Zone in the Northern Guam Lens on Well-Water Levels. Karst Modeling, Charlottesville, VA.

Jenson, J.W. (1999). Toward a Suitable Conceptual Model of the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. Karst Modeling, Charlottesville, VA.

Jocson, J.M.U., Jenson, J.W. and Contractor, D.N. (1999b). Hydrologic Insights from a Finite-Element Model of the Yigo-Tumon Sub-Basin, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. Karst Modeling, Charlottesville, VA.

Jenson, J.W., Jocson, J.M.U. and Siegrist, H.G. (1997). Groundwater Discharge Styles from an Uplifted Pleistocene Island Karst Aquifer, Guam, Mariana Islands. The Engineering Geology and Hydrology of Karst Terranes, Springfield, Missouri, Balkema.

Abstracts and Presentations

Bautista, K.K., Jenson, J.W., Lander, M.A. and Righetti, T. (2017). Vadose Hydrology at Jinapsan Cave, Northern Guam. National Ground Water Association Groundwater Summit. Nashville, TN, December 5-7.

Habana, N.C., Jenson, J.W. and Gingerich, S.B. (2017). Evaluating Best-Practice Capacities for Carbonate-Island Karst Aquifer: Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Guam, USA. National Ground Water Association Groundwater Summit. Nashville, TN, December 5-7.

Shalilian, I., Jenson, J.W., Lander, M.A. and Randall, R.H. (2017). Hydrogeology of the Finegayan Basin, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Guam. National Ground Water Association Groundwater Summit. Nashville, TN, December 5-7.

McCutcheon, A., Raymundo, L., Prouty, N., Jenson, J., Lander, M. and Randall, R. (2014). Coral Growth Calibration of the Sr/Ca Proxy for Sst Reconstruction in Guam. 17th Biennial Ocean Sciences Meeting. Honolulu, Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO), The Oceanography Society (TOS), and the American Geophysical Union (AGU).

Moore, M., Hardt, B., Banner, J. and Jenson, J. (2013). Program & Abstracts: Evaluation of Speleothem Oxygen Isotope Fractionation from a Tropical Cave on the Island of Guam. Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union. San Francisco: December 9-13, 2013.

Jenson, J.W., Taboroŝi, D., Rotzoll, K., Mylroie, J.E. and Gingerich, S.B. (2013). Symposium Program and Abstracts: A Hypothesis for Carbonate Island Karst Aquifer Evolution from Analysis of Field Observations in Northern Guam, Mariana Islands. International Symposium on Hierarchial Flow Systems. M.dl-Szőnyi, J., Erőss, A., Mindszenenty, A. and T.th, A. Budapest, Hungary.

McCann, S., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W. and Lander, M.A. (2013). Meteorological Conditions Affecting Speleothem Paleoclimate Record in a Tropical Cave, Guam, Mariana Islands. National Speleological Society Convention. Shippensburg University, PA.

Simard, C.A., Jenson, J.W. and Lander, M.A. (2013). Analysis of Salinity in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. UCOWR-NIWR Conference. Lake Tahoe, NV.

Lindzey, K.M., Partin, J.W., Quinn, T.M., Jenson, J.W., Shen, C.-C., Banner, J.L., K., L. and Hardt, B.F. (2012). Decadal-Scale Rainfall Variability in Guam over the Common Era. American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, Abstracts. San Francisco.

Jenson, J., Roff, D., Bendixson, V., Hylton, T. and Simard, C. (2012). New Insights and Questions from Exploratory Drilling in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. 16th Symposium of the Geolgy of the Bahamas and other Carbonate Regions. Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Simard, C., Jenson, J. and Lander, M.A. (2012, in press). Analysis of Salinity in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. 16th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Similar Carbonate Regions. Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Miklavič, B. and Taboroši, D. (2012). Surface and Vadose Implications in Karstification of Eogenetic Carbonates. GSA Annual Meeting. Charlotte, North Carolina.

Jenson, J.W. (2012). Guam’s Aquifer and the Myth of Sustainable Yield: How to Make Sure There Is Enough Water for Everyone. Island Sustainability Conference. Hyatt Regency Guam.

Miklavič, B., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Randall, R.H., Banner, J.L., Partin, J.W (2012). Evidence of the Sea-Level Change since Mis 5e on Guam, Tropical West Pacific. National Science Foundation

Workshop: Sea Level Changes into MIS 5: from observations to predictions, Palma de Mallorca, Mallorca, Spain.

Bailey, R.T.a.J., J.W. (2011). Analysis of Groundwater Resources on Atolls in the Federated States of Micronesia. Water Resources Sustainability Issues on Tropical Islands. Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, National Institutes for Water Resources.

Jenson, J.W., Lander, M.A. and Randall, R.H. (2011a). Vadose Flow in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. Water Resources Sustainability Issues on Tropical Islands. Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, National Institutes for Water Resources.

Jenson, J.W., Lander, M.A. and Randall, R.H. (2011b). Vadose Flow in a Tropical Island Karst Aquifer, Guam, Mariana Islands. Carbonate Geochemistry: Reactions and Processes in Aquifers and Reservoirs. Billings, Montana, USA, Karst Waters Institute.

Miklavič, B., Jenson, J.W., Banner, J.L., Mylroie, J.E., Partin, J.W., Zabukovec Logar, N., Hardt, B., Sinclair, D. and James, E. (2011). Diagenesis and Trace-Element Geochemistry of Cave Drip-Water and a Stalagmite in Mis5e Limestone, Guam, Mariana Islands. 6th International Conference: Climate Change – The Karst Record. University of Birmingham, Birmingham, England, U.K.

Miklavič, B., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W. and Taboroši, D. (2010). Abstract: Using Sea-Level Notches and Flank Margin Caves as Relative Sea-Level Change Indicators on Guam, a Volcanic Arc Island. The First Joint International Conference of the International Geological Correlation Programme. Hong Kong, INQUA Coastal And Marine Processes Commission. Preparing For Coastal Change: A Detailed Process-Response Framework For Coastal Change At Different Timescales, Abstract.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W. and Miklavič, B. (2010). Abstract: Evaluating Coastal Dynamics of Coral Atoll Islands in the Western Pacific over the Past Half-Century. The First Joint International Conference Of IGCP. Hong Kong, INQUA Coastal And Marine Processes Commission. Preparing For Coastal Change: A Detailed Process-Response Framework For Coastal Change At Different Timescales.

Miklavič, B., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2010a). Program and Abstracts: Syngenetic Cave Development on Guam, Mariana Islands. National Speleological Society Annual Meeting. Essex Junction, Vermont: 50.

Miklavič, B., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2010b). Program and Abstracts: Interglacial Limestone and Its Geomorphic Features on Guam: Implications for the Relative Sea Level Change and Flank Margin Cave Formation. 15th Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and Other Carbonate Regions. Gerace Research Center, San Salvador: 26-72.

Taboroši, D., Jenson, J.W., S.nchez, M. and Zega, M. (2010). Availability, Usage, and Threats to Freshwater Resources on Low Carbonate Islands in Micronesia. European Geosciences Union General Assembly. Vienna, Austria.

Taboroši, D., Zega, M. and Jenson, J.W. (2010). Assessment of Coastal Erosion and Quantification of Land Loss on Western Pacific Atolls During the Last 50 Years. European Geosciences Union General Assembly. Vienna, Austria.

Charette, M.A., Henderson, P.B., Breier, C.F., Gonneea, M.E., Jenson, J.W. and Herrera-Silveira (2010). Submarine Groundwater Discharge from Karst Systems: Is Radium Tracing the Fresh Component. Radium and Radon isotopes as Environmental Tracers Institute for Advanced Studies, Hebrew University, Jerusalem.

Partin, J.W., Banner, J.L., Jenson, J.W., Taylor, F.W., Quinn, T.M., Maupin, C.R., Shen, C.C., Sinclair, D., Cardenas, M.B. and Mylroie, J.E. (2009). Reconstructing Paleo-Rainfall in the Western Tropical Pacific: Developing Spelethem Proxies AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

Sinclair, D.J., Banner, J.L., Taylor, F.W., Quinn, T.M., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.E. (2008). Deglacial Climate Dynamics in the Western Pacific Ocean Measured in a Stalagmite from Guam. Goldschmidt Conference. Vancouver, B.C.

Mylroie, J.E., Myroie, J.R. and Jenson, J.W. (2008 (abstract)). Caves and Non-Caves of Fais Island, Federated States of Micronesia. National Speleological Society Convention. Program: 114.

Hoffman, S.M., Jenson, J.W., Denton, G.R.W., Moran, D.C. and Vacher, H.L. (2008). Variability of Background Fluorescence in Tropical Karst Aquifers. 14th symposium on the geology of the Bahamas and other carbonate regions. Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Bailey, R.T., Jenson, J.W. and Olsen, A.E. (2008b). An Algebraic Model to Predict the Freshwater Lens Thickness of an Atoll Island. 14th symposium on the geology of the Bahamas and other carbonate regions. Gerace Research Center, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Olsen, A.E., Habana, N., Heitz, L.F. and Jenson, J.W. (2007). A Transfer Function Model for Deep Karst Vadose Zones. The ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings. New Orleans, Louisiana.

Jenson, J.W., Desai, C.S., Clark, P.U., Contractor, D.S., Sane, S. and Carlson, A.E. (2006). A Unified Constitutive Model for Subglacial Till, Part I: The Disturbed State Concept. American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, San Francisco, AGU.

Desai, C.S., Sane, S., Jenson, J.W., Contractor, D.S., Carlson, A.E. and Clark, P.U. (2006). A Unified Constitutive Model for Subglacial Till, Part Ii: Laboratory Tests, Disturbed State Modeling, and Validation for Two Subglacial Tills. American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting, San Francisco.

Stafford, K.W., Mylroie, J.E., Mylroie, J.R., Jenson, J.W. and Taborosi, D. (2004). “Coves and Pocket Beaches: Littoral Erosion and Flank Margin Caves (Abstract)” Geological Society of America abstracts and programs 36(5): 284.

Stafford, K.W., Taboroši, D., Keel, M., Mylroie, J.M., Mylroie, J.R. and Jenson, J.W. (2004). Joint Research Expeditions to Mariana Islands: Aguijan, Rota, and Tinian. National Speleological Society National Convention.

Stafford, K.W., Keel, T.M., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.R. (2003). “Eogenetic Karst Development in the Mariana Islands: Aquijan, Rota, and Tinian (Abstract).” Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 65(3): 188.

Stafford, K.W., Mylroie, J.E., Mylroie, J.R. and Jenson, J.W. (2003). “Tinian, Cnmi: A Carbonate Island Karst Model Evaluation (Abstract)” Geological Society of America abstracts and programs 35(1): 3.

McDonald, M.Q. and Jenson, J.W. (2003b). Historical Analysis of Chloride Ion Concentrations in Production Wells in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Guam, Mariana Islands. Second International Conference on Saltwater Intrusion and Coastal Aquifers: Monitoring, Modeling and Management, Merida, Yucatan, Mexico.

Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Mylroie, J.R. and Carew, J.L. (2003). Epikarst on Eogenetic Rocks (Abstract), Karst Waters Institute.

Keel, T.M., Stafford, K.W., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W. and Mylroie, J.R. (2003). “The Carbonate Island Karst Model as Applied to Rota (Luta), Tinian, and Aguijan Islands, Commonwealth of the Northern Marian Islands (Abstract).” Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 65(3): 186.

Stafford, K.W., Mylroie, J.M., Taborosi, D., Keel, T.M. and Jenson, J.W. (2003). “Structurally Controlled Eogenetic Karst: Mariana Islands.” Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 34(7): 452.

Stafford, K.W., Taborosi, D., Keel, T.M., Mylroie, J.E., Mylroie, J.R. and Jenson, J.W. (2003). “2002-2003 Joint Research Expeditions to the Mariana Islands: Aguijan, Rota, and Tinian (Abstract).” Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 65(3): 179.

Jenson, J.W., Mylroie, J.E., Mylroie, J.R. and Wexel, C. (2002). “Revisiting the Carbonate Island Karst Model.” Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs 34(6): 226.

Taboroši, D. and Jenson, J.W. (2002). “Fluviokarst on a Small Carbonate Island: Guam, Mariana Islands.” Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 34(6).

Mylroie, J.E., Mylroie, J.R., Jenson, J.W. and Wexel, C. (2001). “Cave and Karst Development of Saipan (Abstract).” Journal of Cave and Karst Studies 63(3): 113.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2001). The Carbonate Island Karst Model. 10th Pacific Science Intercongress

Gamble, D.W., Mylroie, J.E., Jenson, J.W., Carew, J.L.T., D., Jocson, J.M.U., Vann, D.T. and Mylroie, J.R. (2001). Freshwater Resources on Guam: Calculating Halocline Position and Fresh Water Discharge Via Temperature Profile. 10th Pacific Science Intercongress.

Wexel, C., Jenson, J.W., Mylroie, J.R. and Mylroie, J.E. (2001). “Carbonate Island Karst of Saipan.” Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 33(6): A-6.

Gamble, D.W., Mylroie, J.R., Mylroie, J.E., Taboroši, D.S. and Jenson, J.W. (2000). Field Assessment of Coastal Fracture Discharge on the Northwest Coast of Guam Using Temperature Sensors.Limestone Island Aquifers Conference, University of Guam.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000). The Carbonate Island Karst Model. Keynote Address. Limestone Island Aquifers Conference, University of Guam.

Reece, M.A., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000). Cave and Karst Development on Guam: Implications for Aquifer History. Abstracts, National Speleological Society annual meeting.

Reece, M.A., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000 (abstract)). Notches in Carbonates: Paleohydrological Implications. Tenth Symposium on the Geology of the Bahamas and other carbonate regions, Bahamian Field Station, San Salvador Island, Bahamas.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000). The Carbonate Island Karst Model: Abstracts. National Speleological Society annual meeting.

Reece, M.A., Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000 (abstract)). Cave and Karst Development on Guam: Implications for Aquifer History. National Speleological Society annual meeting.

Mylroie, J.R., Gamble, D.W., Taborosi, D.S., Jenson, J.W., Jocson, J.M.U. and Mylroie, J.E. (2000). Air and Water Cave Temperature Variation in Three Cave Types in Guam, USA: Implications for Aquifer Characteristics (Abstract). National Speleological Society annual meeting.

Mylroie, J.E. and Jenson, J.W. (2000). “Cikm, the Carbonate Island Karst Model.” Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs 32(7): A-355.

Jenson, J.W., Jocson, J.M. and Contractor, D.N. (1997). Hydrologic Observations of the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. Fall 1997 Meeting, American Geophysical Union.

Vela, J.C., Jenson, J.W., Ho, C.L. and Clark, P.U. (1996). Long-Term Deformation of a Clayey Sandy Silt Till in Simple Shear between Yield and Failure Strength: Some Implications for Ice Sheet Behavior. Fall 1996 Meeting, American Geophysical Union.

Heitz, L.F., Denton, G.R.W., Jenson, J.W. and Siegrist, H.G. (1996). Water Crisis on Guam: Fact or Fiction? College of Arts and Sciences Annual Symposium, University of Guam.

Jenson, J.W., MacAyeal, D.R., Clark, P.U., Ho, C. and Vela, J.C. (1995). “Modeling of Sediment-Ice Sheet Interaction, Lake Michigan Lobe, Laurentide Ice Sheet.” Eos Transactions: F276.

Contractor, D.N., Srivastva, R., Jenson, J.W., Jocson, J.M. and Siegrist, H.G. (1995). “Modeling of the Anisotropic Northern Guam Aquifer Using a 2d, Fe Sharp-Interface Saltwater Intrusion Model.” Eos Transactions 76(46): F262.

Licciardi, J.M., Clark, P.U., Jenson, J.W. and McDonald, G.A. (1995). Modeling the Laurentide Ice Sheet through the Last Deglaciation. INQUA Meeting.

Clark, P.U., Licciardi, J.M. and Jenson, J.W. (1995). Dynamics of the Laurentide Ice Sheet During the Last Deglaciation. CANQUA Meeting.

Heitz, L.F., Jenson, J.W., Siegrist, H.G. and Jocson, J.M. (1995). Geographic Information System (Gis) Applications to Groundwater Management on Guam. AWRA Annual Summer Symposium, Honolulu, HI.

Jenson, J.W. and Siegrist, H.G. (1994). “Bedrock Hydrogeologic Features Influencing Internal Transfer in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer System.” Eos Transactions 75(43): 257.

Licciardi, J.M., Clark, P.U. and Jenson, J.W. (1994). “Modeling the Laurentide Ice Sheet through the Last Deglaciation.” Eos Transactions 75, no. 43(43): supplement.

Jenson, J.W. and Siegrist, H.G. (1994). A First Order Modeling Study of the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. 1994 Pacific Northwest/Oceania Conference–Assessment of Models for Groundwater Resources Analysis and Management, Oahu, Hawaii.

Jenson, J.W., Clark, P.U., MacAyeal, D.R. and Alley, R.B. (1993). “Implications of Unstable Behavior of the Laurentide Ice Sheet for Ice Dynamics and Climate Change: Experiments with an Ice Sheet Model.” Eos Transactions, v. 74, no. 43, p. 360. 74(43): 360.

Jenson, J.W. and MacAyeal, D.R. (1992). “Modeling of the Lake Michigan Lobe, Laurentide Ice Sheet, with Deforming Bed Dynamics.” Eos Transactions 73(43): 160.

Jenson, J.W., Bevis, K.A., Clark, P.U. and P.K. (1992). “Mass Balance of Collier Glacier, Oregon Cascades.” Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs 24(5): 56.

Bevis, K.A., Jenson, J.W. and Wolter, M. (1992). “Differentiating Geomorphic Surfaces in the Willamette Valley, Oregon, Based on Quantitative Soil Properties.” Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs 24(5): 56.

Other Publications

Taboroši, D. and Jenson, J.W. (2013). Executive Field Trip Guide to the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Island Research & Education Initiative and Water & Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific: 29.

Gingerich, S.B. and Jenson, J.W. (2010). Groundwater Availability Study for Guam; Goals, Approach, Products, and Schedule of Activities. 2010–3084, U.S.G.S.F.S.: 4.

Bautista, K.K. (2017). Vadose Hydrology at Jinapsan Cave, Northern Guam. Environmental Science. Mangilao, University of Guam. Master of Science: 202.

Shalilian, I. (2017). Hydrogeology of the Fiegayen Basin, Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. Environmental Science. Mangilao, University of Guam. Master of Science: 99.

Vann, D.T. (2014). Topography of the Basement Rock beneath the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer and Its Implications for Groundwater Exploration and Development. Environmental Science. Mangilao, University of Guam. Master of Science: 71.

DeVillers, A.L. (2013). Testing the Sr/Ca Proxy for Sea Surface Temperature Reconstruction in the Coral Porites Lutea in Guam, Micronesia, MSci. Thesis, Biology, University of Guam: 99.

Simard, C.A. (2012). Chloride Trends in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer. College of Natural and Applied Sciences. Mangilao, University of Guam. Master of Science.

Bell, T. (2011). Coral and Speleothem in Situ Monitoring and Geochemical Analysis: Guam, Mariana Islands, USA. College of Natural & Applied Sciences. Mangilao, University of Guam. Master of Science, Environmental Science: 90.

Bailey, R.T. (2008). Groundwater Resources of Atoll Islands: Observations, Modeling, and Management. WERI. Mangilao, University of Guam. M.S.: 122.

Hoffman, S.M. (2007). Background Fluorescence in Guam’s Coastal Waters. Envionmental Science Program. Mangilao, University of Guam. MS: 120.

MacCracken, R.S. (2006). Water Resources Analysis of Fais Island, Yap State, Fsm. College of Natural and Applied Sciences. Mangilao, University of Guam. Environmental Science: 130.

Stafford, K.W. (2003). Structural Controls on Megaporosity in Eogenetic Carbonate Rocks: Tinian, Cnmi, Mississippi State University: 340.

McDonald, M.Q. (2001). Analysis of Saltwater Intrusion in the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer Based on Chloride Ion Concentrations at Production and Observation Wells, University of Guam: 80.

Taboroši, D. (2000). Karst Inventory of Guam. WERI. Mangilao, University of Guam: 221. Jocson, J.M.U. (1998). Hydrologic Model for the Yigo-Tumon and Finegayan Subbasins of the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Guam. Mangilao, University of Guam: 95.

CV pdf
Assistant Professor of Water Engineering,
Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific

University of Guam
Mangilao, Guam, 96913
Phone: 735-1223
kimys@triton.uog.edu

Degrees:

Ph.D., Civil Engineering, Purdue University, 2008
M.S., Environmental Systems Engineering, Korea University, 2001
B.S., Chemistry, Kyung Hee University, 1999

Professional Experience:

Assistant Professor of Water Engineering, University of Guam, 2019-present
GHS Research Affiliate, University of Guam, 2017-2018
Director, Samsung Economic Research Institute, 2014-2017
Principal consultant, Samsung SDS , 2010-2014
Post-doctoral research associate Purdue University, 2009-2010
Research Scientist, Korea Inst. of Science & Technology, 2002-2003

Teaching

EV511 Geoscience engineering – open channel hydraulics, FA semester
EV543 Hydrogeology – water chemistry, FA-odd semester

Research Projects

PFOS trend monitoring in Saipan production wells (PI) USGS (in collaboration with Saipan Commonwealth Utilities Corporation), 2019-2022
Workshop series on Guam groundwater resources (PI) USGS/GHS, 2019-2020
Production-well rehabilitation assessment: lessons learned/manual for  well exploration and development (PI) USGS/GHS, 2018-2021
Guam water-use data and research (PI) USGS, 2018-2019
Applying passive samplers to assess sources of PFASs on Guam (PI), NIEHS (in collaboration with University of Rhode Island), 2018-2019
NGLA Monitoring System Expansion & Rehabilitation Project (Co-PI),  GWA (in collaboration with USGS Pacific Islands Water Science Center), 2017-2020
Investigation of potential PFAS contamination sites in the vicinity of impacted GWA production wells (Co-PI) USGS, 2018-2019

Publications

Y. Kim, S.H Lee*, “Quantitative analysis of Spirulina platensis growth with CO2 mixed aeration”, Environmental Engineering Research, 23, 216-222, (2018).

K. Kim, Y. Kim*, M.D. Gurol, “DNAPL TCE oxidation with permanganate: Influence of the phase transfer catalyst pentyltriphenylphosphonium” Water, Air & Soil Pollution, 224, 1735-1741, (2013).

Y. Kim, L.N. Nyberg, B. Jenkinson, C.T. Jafvert*, “PAH concentration gradients and fluxes through sand cap test cells installed in situ over river sediments containing coal tar” Environmental Science: Processes & Impacts, 15, 1601-1612, (2013).

M. Kim*, Y. Kim, W. Lee, “Analysis of directional neighbor discovery process in millimetre wave wireless personal area networks” IET Networks, 2, 99-101, (2013).

D. Roh, J. Lee, Y. Kim, W. K*, “Analysis of Scope 3 Management characteristics for the best greenhouse gas management companies by utilizing CDP data”, Journal of Climate Change Research, 3, 225-234, (2012).

M. Kim*, Y. Kim, W. Lee, “Performance analysis of directional CSMA/CA for IEEE 802.15.3c under saturation environments” ETRI Journal, 34, 24-34, (2012).

Y. Kim*, Y.S. Kim, S.H Kim, “Investigation of thermodynamic parameters in thermal decomposition of plastic waste-waste lube oil compounds” Environmental Science & Technology (ES&T), 44, 5313-5317, (2010).

Y. Kim, C. T. Jafvert, S. Yoon, S. Hyun* and B. Johnson, “Potential consolidation induced NAPL migration from coal tar impacted river sediment under a remedial sand cap” the Journal of Hazardous Materials, 162, 1364-1370, (2009).

Y. Kim, Y.S. Kim, K. M. Kim, S.U. Jeong, S.H. Kim*, “Thermal decomposition kinetics of polymeric wastes using a nonisothermal thermogravimetric method” Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 9, 219-224, (2003).

Y. Kim, H.I. Park, D.K. Kim, D.W. Pak*, “The growth characteristics of Spirulina platensis in cylindrical photo-bioreactor” Korean Journal of Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 18, 277-281, (2003).

Y.S. Kim, Y. Kim, S.U. Jeong, W.L. Yoon, S.H. Kim*, “Adsorptive characteristics of tar in pyrolyzed waste lubricating oil on activated carbon” Journal of the Korean Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 12, 373-376, (2001).

Y.S. Kim, Y. Kim, S.U. Jeong, W.L. Yoon, S.H. Kim*, “Tar formation kinetics and adsorption characteristics of the pyrolyzed oil from waste lubricating oil” Journal of the Korean Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, 12, 12-15, (2001).

Conference Proceedings

Y. Kim*, M. Duenas, N. Habana, R. Lohmann, J. Becanova, “Perfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) concentrations in water resources of Guam”, IITER International Conference, p38-41, Seoul South Korea, (December 2019).

Y. Kim*, M. Duenas, N. Habana, G. Denton, J. Jenson, M. Lander, “Groundwater contamination by polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in Guam”, 186th IASTEM International Conference, p40, Seoul, South Korea, (July 2019).

G. Denton*, C. Denton, Y. Kim, J. Jenson, N. Habana, M. Lander, “Perfluorooctane sulfonat (PFOS): A contaminant of emerging concern in Guam’s groundwater”, 125th The IRES International Conference, p6-12, Beijing, China, (June 2018).

Conference Posters

R. Lohmann*, J. Becanova, Y. Kim, M. Duenas, M. Dunn, “Preliminary assessment of potentially impacted PFAS sites in Guam”, SRP Annual Meetings, NIEHS, Seattle, Washington, (November 2019).

Y. Kim*, M. Duenas, J. Becanova, L. Lohmann, N. Habana, M. Lander, G. Denton, J. Jenson, “Potential PFASs contamination sites in Guam”, Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances: Second National Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, (June 2019).

K. Bautista*, J. Jenson, N. Habana, Y. Kim, “Guam water resource monitoring program” NGWA Groundwater week, Las Vegas, Nevada, (December 2018).

Y. Kim*, N. Habana, J. Jenson, “Consideration factors of production-well rehabilitation assessment on Guam”, NGWA Groundwater week, Las Vegas, Nevada, (December 2018).

Y. Kim*, C. Jafvert, B. Jenkinson, C. Enfield, B. Johnson, “Evaluation of in-situ permeable sand caps for remediation of coal tar impacted river sediment” 5th International Conference on Remediation of Contaminated Sediments, Jacksonville, Florida, (February 2009).

C. Enfield, Y. Kim*, C. Jafvert, B. Jenkinson, “Development of a precise interfacial flow meter that uses the heat pulse method to measure water flow across the sediment-water boundary” 5th International Conference on Remediation of Contaminated Sediments, Jacksonville, Florida, (February 2009).

Y. Kim*, C. Jafvert, “High sample rate water quality monitoring design of the Wabash River”, C4E Ecological Sciences & Engineering Symposium, West Lafayette, Indiana (April 2007).

Y. Kim*. H.I. Park, D.W. Pak, “The growth characteristics of Spirulina platensis at different nitrogen sources”, KSBB spring meeting (2003).

Y. Kim*. H.I. Park, D.W. Pak, “The growth characteristics of Spirulina platensis at different carbon dioxide concentration and flow rate”, KSEE spring meeting (2003).

Y. Kim*, K.M. Kim, S.U. Jeong, W.L. Yoon, S.H. Kim, “Thermal reaction characteristics of recycled plastics by using a nonisothermal thermogravimetric method”, KSIEC spring meeting (2001).

Y. Kim*, Y.S. Kim, S.U. Jeong, W.L. Yoon, S.H. Kim, “The establishment of pyrolytic condition with mixture of waste lubricating oil and waste plastics at atmospheric pressure” KIChE fall meeting (2000).

Y. Kim*, Y.S. Kim, S.U. Jeong, W.L. Yoon, S.H. Kim, “Improved properties of pyrolyzed oil from waste lubricating oil by using adsorbents” KIChE fall meeting (2000).

Y. Kim*, Y.S. Kim, S.U. Jeong, W.L. Yoon, S.H. Kim, “Stabilization characteristic of pyrolyzed oil from waste lubricating oil” KIChE spring meeting (2000).

Technical Reports

G. Denton*, J. Cruz, Y. Kim, “Stormwater discharges from wetlands in American Memorial Park, Saipan: Impact on fish mercury levels in receiving waters”, WERI TR 167, (December 2019).

N. Habana*, Y. Kim, K. Bausista, J. Jenson, “Guam Hydrologic Survey and Comprehensive Water Monitoring Program”, Annual GHS report, (September 2019).

N. Habana*, Y. Kim, J. Jenson, “Guam Hydrologic Survey and Comprehensive Water Monitoring Program”, Annual GHS report, (September 2018).

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Assistant Professor of Meterology
Water & Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific
University of Guam
Mangilao, GU 96923
Phone: 
1-671-735-2695
mlander@triton.uog.edu

 

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Associate Professor of GIS
Water & Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific
University of Guam
Mangilao, GU 96923
Phone: (671) 735-2687

ywen@triton.uog.edu

Degrees:

Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences (Concentration on GIS, spatial analysis and modeling, and remote sensing), University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, USA, 2004
PhD Candidate in Geography (GIS and remote sensing), University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, 1999-2000
M.Engr. Surveying (Concentration on GIS), Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China, 1996
B.Engr. Surveying, Shandong University of Science and Technology, Qingdao, Shandong, China, 1993

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor of GIS, and then promoted to Associate Professor of GIS, Water and Environmental Research Institute, University of Guam, USA, 2004-present

Graduate Research/Teaching Assistant (Focusing on GIS, remote sensing, spatial analysis and modeling): University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA, 2000-2004

Teaching Tutor Assistant: Department of Geography, the University of Auckland, New Zealand, 2000

GIS Research Assistant/Software Developer: State Key Lab of Resources and Environment Information System (LREIS), Institute of Geographical Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR), Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, 1996-1998

Surveying Engineer: Huaye Real-estate Development Company(Hong Kong), Chengdu, Sichuan, China, 1995

GIS Tutor: College of Civil Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, China, 1994-1995

Computer Programmer: Land Management Bureau of Ningyang County, Shandong, China, 1992

Cadastral Surveyor: Land Management Bureau of Tai’an, Shandong, China, 1991

Teaching

Advanced Geospatial Methods,
Applications of GIS,
Fundamentals of GIS,
Remote Sensing of Environment,
Topographical Surveying Practicum,
Environmental Impact Assessment (Co-Instructor), Environmental Science Seminar,
Guest Lecturer for Environmental Soil Sciences, Introduction to Research (MPA course),
Guest Lecturer for Engineering Graphics, and Engineering Orientation
Introduction to ArcGIS I, Working with ArcGIS Spatial Analyst, and ArcGIS Desktop II: Tools & Functionality
Introduction to GIS for Government of Guam Employees (Three days customized GIS training, 4 classes, April 21 – May 19, 2010)
Introduction to GIS for Guam Telephone Authority (5 days customized GIS training, November 17 – 21, 2014)
GIS Boot Camp for faculty, staff and graduate students at the University of Guam (February 26 – April 8, 2016)
Introduction to GIS Using ArcGIS Pro for Granite-Obayashi Joint Venture Guam, August 10-11, 2020

Research Projects

9/2020 – 1/2021. (Co-Investigator). Planning and Development for a Sustainable STEM-Outreach Program: Hawai‘i’s Aspiring Engineers Academy, funded by NASA MUREP (Minority University Research and Education Project) and NSF INCLUDES (Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science)

3/2020 ~ 12/2021. (PI). Establishing Groundwater Protection Zones in Guam, funded by USGS and Guam Hydrological Survey (GHS).

3/2020 ~ 12/2021. (PI). Geospatial-temporal Analysis of Patterns and Trends of Salinity in Finegayan, funded by USGS and GHS.

3/2020 ~ 2/2021. (Co-PI). Workshop Series on Guam Groundwater Resources, funding sources: USGS and GHS.

3/2019 ~ 12/2020. (PI). Hydrological Features and Analysis of Finegayan Area, Guam, USA, funding source: United States Geological Survey (USGS).

3/2019 ~ 12/2020. (PI). Development of A GIS-based Model for Visualization and Analysis of Salinity in Northern Guam Len Aquifers, funding source: Guam Hydrological Survey.

3/2019 ~ 2/2020. (Co-PI). Workshop Series on Guam Groundwater Resources, funding sources: USGS and GHS.

3/2018 ~ 2/2019, (PI). Visualization of Salinity Patterns and Trends in Northern Guam Len Aquifers, funding sources: Guam Hydrological Survey (GHS).

3/2018 ~ 2/2019, (PI). Workshop Series on Salinity, funding sources: USGS and GHS.

3/2017 ~ 2/2018, (PI). GIS-based Analysis of Groundwater Salinity in Guam, funding source: GHS.

3/2016 ~ 2/2017, (co-PI). Workshop Series on Guam Groundwater Resources, funding sources: USGS and GHS.

3/2016 ~ 2/2017, (co-PI). Annual trend reporting, and maintenance and development of the GHS/WERI database, funded by Guam Hydrological Survey.

3/2015 ~ 2/2016, (PI). Impacts of Land Cover Change on Groundwater Quality in Saipan, funded by US Geological Survey (USGS).

3/2014 ~ 2/2015, (PI). Develop a GIS Model for Analysis of Groundwater Quality Data in Saipan, funded by USGS.

3/2013~2/2014, (PI). Land Cover Change Detection in Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), funding sources: US Geological Survey (USGS) and US EPA.

12/2012 ~ 11/2013, (PI). Development of a GIS-based model for Groundwater Quality Data Analysis on Guam, funding source: Guam Hydrological Survey (GHS).

10/2012 ~ 9/2013, (Co-PI), Digital Atlas of Northern Guam, funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).

3/2011 ~ 9/2012, (Co-PI). Develop the Erosion Potential GIS-based Tool for the Piti/Asan Watershed, funded by NOAA.

10/2007 ~ 12/2012, (PI). Spatio-temporal Analysis of Groundwater Quality in Guam, funded by Guam Hydrological Survey.

10/2010 ~ 9/2011 (Co-PI), A GIS-based Watershed Management Plan for the Piti-Asan Watershed, funded by NOAA.

3/2010 ~ 2/2011, (PI). Applications of LiDAR Data for Inarajan Watershed Management, funded by USGS.

3/2010 ~ 2/2011, (Co-PI). Development of a GIS Database for the Saipan’s Drinking Water System, funded by USGS.

3/2009 ~ 2/2010 (PI), Impacts of Land Cover Change on Groundwater Quality in Guam, funded by US Geological Survey.

4/2006 ~ 12/2010 (PI), Environmental Science MS Scholarship funded by NOAA.

5/2008 ~ 8/2009 (Co-PI), ESRI GIS Grant for 4-H, funded by ESRI, Inc., USA.

3/2008 ~ 2/2009, (Co-PI). Using Remote Sensing to Determine the Change in Soil Erosion and Sediment Loads from Guam Badlands, funded by USGS.

6/2007 ~ 8/2008, (Co-PI). Precision Mapping of Isohyets in Target Storms over the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, funded by United States Environmental Protection Agency and Government of Guam.

3/2007 ~ 2/2008, (PI). Land Cover Accuracy Assessment for Southern Guam, funded by USGS

3/2006~2/2007, (PI). Watershed Land Cover Change Detection in Guam, funded by USGS

10/2007 ~ 9/2008, (Co-PI). Estimating Erosion Potential for Southern Guam Watersheds Using a Newly Developed GIS Based Erosion Potential Model, funded by NOAA

3/2007 ~ 2/2008, (Co-PI). Identifying the Optimum Land Coverage Practices for Reducing Soil in Ugum Watersheds Using a Newly Developed GIS Based Erosion Potential Model, funded by USGS

3/2006 ~ 2/2008, (Co-PI). Hydrological Modeling of Atoll Islands in the Federated States of Micronesia, funded by USGS.

3/2005 ~ 9/2008, (Co-PI). Developing a Digital Watershed Atlas for Guam, funded by USGS, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management.

3/2005 ~ 2/2006, (Co-PI). FSM Atoll Groundwater Resource Inventory, funded by USGS.

9/2001 ~ 8/2004, Project “Spatial Diffusion Modeling for Simulation of Urban Land Cover Change”, part of the project “Multiple Innovative Models in Regional Land Cover Change Study”, funded by NASA(NAG5-8829)

9/2000 ~ 8/2001, Project “Land Cover Change in Rhode Island from 1972 – 2002 and the Impact on Forest Ecosystems”, funded by Rhode Island Agricultural Experiment Station.

7/1997 ~ 8/1998, Project ” Research into 3W(What, when and where) Base in Temporal GIS” co-sponsored by the National Natural Science Foundation of China(NSFC) and Institute of Remote Sensing and Applications, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

8/1996 ~ 6/1997, Project ” Design and Development of GIS Software System APSIS, All-purpose Spatial Information System”, one of the National Ninth Five-year Plan key projects of China

6/1992 ~ 10/1992, Project “Establishment of Cadastral Management Information System in Ningyang County, Shandong”, a testing project for establishing a general cadastral management information system in Shandong Province, China.

Publications

Wen, Y. (2020). GIS Analysis of Groundwater Salinity, in The Handbook of Natural Resources 2nd Edition Volume III: Wetlands and Habitats (Editor: Yeqiao Wang), pp79-86, published by CRC Press.

Wen, Y. and J. Jenson. (2020). Impacts of Sinkholes on Salinity Level of Groundwater in Finegayan Area, Guam, USA, EPJ Web of Conferences, Volume 237, id.08010: The 29th International Laser Radar Conference (ILRC 29), Hefei, Anhui Province, China, Edited by Liu, D.; Wang, Y.; Wu, Y.; Gross, B.; Moshary, F. DOI:10.1051/epjconf/202023708010

Wen, Y. and Chambers, D. (2016). Land Cover Change in Saipan, CNMI from 1978 to 2009, International Journal of Environment and Resource, 2016, 5(0), 7-14. doi: 10.14355/ijer.2016.05.002.

Wen, Y. and D. Chambers. (2014). Land cover change detection in Saipan, Technical Report 149, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Sidike, A., Zhao, S. and Wen, Y. (2014). Estimating soil salinity in Pingluo County of China using QuickBird data and soil reflectance spectra, to be published in International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation 26 (2014) 156–175.

Gong, J., Y. Yue, J. Zhu, Y. Wen, Y. Li, J. Zhou, D. Wang and C. Yu. (2012). Impacts of Wenchuan Earthquake on the Chaping River Channel Change, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 33:12, 3907-3929.

Wen, Y. (2011). Impacts of Human Activities on Groundwater Quality in Guam, Mariana Islands, International Journal of Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, Vol. 7, Issue 5, pp 243 – 256.

Wen, Y., Khosrowpanah S. and Heitz L. (2011). Land Cover Change of  Watersheds in Southern Guam from 1973 to 2001, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Volume179Number 1 – 4, 521 – 529 (DOI 10.1007/s10661-010-1760-5).

Wen, Y. (2011). Application of Multi-temporal and Multi-source Data for Land Cover Change Detection in Guam, USA, Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on GeoInformatics, June 24-26, 2011, Shanghai, China. DOI: 10.1109/GeoInformatics.2011.5981058.

Wen Y. and Khosrowpanah, S. (2011). Application of LIDAR Data For Delineation of Inarajan Watershed In Guam, USA, Proceedings of 1st International Workshop on Surveying and Geospatial Information Systems (SGIS2011), May 21 – 22, 2011, Fuxin, Liaoning, China.

Wen, Y. (2010). GIS-based Analysis of Groundwater Quality in Guam, USA, Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Environmental Indicators & 2010 Annual Meeting of International Society of Environmental Indicators, September 13 – 16, 2010, Hefei, China.

Khosrowpanah, S., Wen Y. and Taborosi D. (2010). Developing Digital  Watershed Atlas of Natural Resources of Southern Guam, Proceedings of HIC 2010, Tianjin, China, September 7 – 11, 2010.

Wen, Y., Kottermair M., Golabi M. and Khosrowpanah S. (2010). Spatio- temporal Analysis of Badland Extent in Southern Guam, Mariana Islands Using Tonal Analysis, ASPRS 2010 Annual Conference Proceedings, San Diego, California, USA, April 26 – 30, 2010.

Khosrowpanah, S., Wen Y. and Kottermair M. (2010). Spatial Distribution of Badlands in the Ugum Watershed: Characterization and Temporal Analysis. Technical Report No. 126, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific (WERI), University of Guam, Mangilao, Guam, 29 pp.

Wen, Y. (2009). Change Detection of Land Cover in Northern Guam, in the Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Digital Earth, Beijing, China, September 9 – 12, 2009.

Wen, Y., Khosrowpanah S., and Heitz L. (2009). Land Cover Accuracy Assessment for Southern Guam, Technical Report 125, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Wen, Y., Khosrowpanah S., and Heitz L. (2009). Watershed Land Cover Change Detection in Guam, Technical Report 124, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Wen, Y. (2008). Spatio-temporal analysis of land cover change in the coastal zone of Southern Guam, in Proceedings of The Ninth Biennial Pan Ocean Remote Sensing Conference-PORSEC 2008 “Oceanic Manifestation of Global Changes”, December 2 – 6, 2008, Guangzhou, China.

Khosrowpanah, S., Wen Y., Jocson J. and Taborosi D. (2008). Natural Resources Atlas of Southern Guam, Technical Report 116, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Denton, G. R. W., Golabi, M., Wood, H., Iyekar, C., Concepcion, L. P. and Wen, Y. (2008). Impact of Ordot Dump on Water Quality of Lonfit River Basin in Central Guam II: Aqueous Chemical and Biological Contaminants, Micronesia 40 (1/2): 149 – 167.

Khosrowpanah, S., Heitz, L., Wen, Y. and Park M. (2007). Developing a GIS- based Soil Erosion Potential Model for the Ugum Watershed, Technical Report 117, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Denton, G.R.W., Olsen, M.C. and Wen, Y. (2007). Solid Waste Disposal in Guam: The Impact of an Unsanitary Landfill on the Metal Status of Adjacent Aquatic Community Representatives. In: Wang, Y. et al. (Eds.). Progress in Environmental Science and Technology, vol 1. Science Press, Beijing, pp1169-1176.

Golabi, M., Denton, G., Wood, H., Wen, Y. and Iyekar, C. (2006). Soil Properties and Its Impact on the Mobility of Contaminants Leached Down Gradient of Ordot Landfill in Central Guam, Paper number 062151, ASAE Annual Meeting, July 9 – 12, 2006.

Golabi, M., Denton, G., Wood, H., Wen, Y. and Iyekar, C. (2006). Impact of Ordot Dump on Water Quality of Lonfit River Basin in Central Guam I, Micronesia: 39(1):41 – 54.

Denton, D., Kelly, W., Wood, H., and Wen, Y. (2006). Impact of Metal Enriched Leachate from Ordot Dump on the Heavy Metal Status of Biotic and Abiotic Components in Pago Bay, Technical Report No. 113, Water and Environmental Research Institute, University of Guam.

Denton, G. R.W., Golabi, M. H., Iyekar, C., Wood, H. R., and Wen, Y. (2005). Mobilization of Aqueous Contaminants Leached from Ordot Landfill in Surface and Subsurface Flows, Technical Report No. 108, Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific, University of Guam.

Wen, Y. (2005). Spatial Diffusion Model for Simulation of Urban Land Cover Change, UMI

Wen, Y. and Wang, Y. (2004). Validation of Spatial Diffusion Model for Simulation of Suburban Sprawl, ASPRS Annual Conference Proceedings (abstract), Denver, CO, May 23 –28, 2004

Wen, Y. and Wang, Y. (2004). Cell-based Dynamic Modeling of Urban Land Cover Change, the 100th Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers (AAG), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 14-19, 2004

Wen, Y. and Wang, Y. (2003). Spatial Diffusion Modeling for Simulation of Suburban Sprawl, ASPRS 2003 Annual Conference Proceedings, Anchorage, AK, May 5-9, 2003

Wang, Y. and Wen, Y. (2002). Spatial Diffusion Modeling in Simulation of Suburban Sprawl: A Case Study in the Chicago Metropolitan Region, NASA’s Land Cover Land Use Change (LCLUC) Program Science Team Presentation.

Wen, Y. and Wang, Y. (2002). Spatial Diffusion Modeling: A New Approach in Simulation of Urban Sprawl, ACSM- ASPRS 2002 Annual Conference Proceedings, Washington DC, April 19-22, 2002

Huang, S., Jin, J., Duan, J. and Wen, Y. (1999). A New Method for Estimating Variogram Parameters in Geostatistics, Geology and Exploration, 35(1): 41-43

Wen, Y. (1998). Geosystem Science and Its Applications in Global Environmental Changes, Journal of Southwest Jiaotong University, 33(5).

Wen, Y. (1998). Population Problem is very Important to the Sustainable Development in China, Regional Sustainable Development, a Supplement of China Population Resources and Environment, pp 25-27, July 1998.

Wen, Y. (1997). Dialectic View Point of Sustainable Development, Surveying and Mapping of Sichuan, 20(4): 182-184.

Wen, Y. (1997). Applications of Fractals to Topographical Data Processing, Proceedings of Geoinformatics Conference of the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences & the Fourth International Workshop on Geographical Information System (IEAS & WGIS), Beijing, August 18-22, 1997.

Conference Presentations

Wen, Y. Salinity Problems in Guam, 41st CLASS Annual Research Conference: Building Strength & Sovereignty in the Pacific, University of Guam, March 6, 2020

Wen, Y. and J. Jenson. (2019). Impacts of Sinkholes on Salinity Level of Groundwater in Finegayan Area, Guam, USA, the 29th International Laser Radar Conference, Hefei, China, June 24-28, 2019.

Wen, Y. (2018). GIS-based Analysis of Salinity in Yigo-Tumon Basin, Guam, USA, 2018 International Workshop on Environment and Geoscience (IWEG 2018), Hangzhou, China, June 15-17, 2018.

Wen, Y. and D. Chambers. (2017a). Impacts of Land Cover Change on Groundwater Quality in Saipan, CNMI, USA, 3rd International Conference on Water Resource and Environment, Qingdao, China, June 26-29, 2017.

Wen, Y. and D. Chambers. (2017b). GIS-based Analysis of Groundwater Quality in Saipan, CNMI, USA, the 9th International Conference on Environmental Pollution and Public Health (EPPH 2017), Hangzhou, China, June 16-18, 2017.

Wen, Y. and D. Chambers. (2017). Analysis of Water Quality Data, Geospatial Pre‐Conference Workshop & Training, 8th Regional Conference on Island Sustainability, Sustainability, Mangilao, Guam, April 17-21, 2017.

Wen, Y. and D. Chambers. (2016). Change Detection of Land Cover Change in Saipan, 37th Annual Research Conference, University of Guam, March 8, 2016.

Wen, Y. (2015). Land Cover Change from 1978 to 2009 in Saipan, CNMI, USA, ISPRS/GEO/ICA workshop on Trust in Spatial Data and Validation of Global Land Cover Products, Tongji University, Shanghai, China, June 5-7, 2015.

Wen, Y. (2015). GIS-based Analysis of Groundwater Quality Data on Guam, Plenary Panel 1: Climate Change Science and the Challenges Facing the Pacific Islands, 2015 Conference on Island Sustainability, Guam, April 15 – 16, 2015.

Wen, Y. (2015). Land Cover Change in Guam, 36th Annual Research Conference, University of Guam, March 10, 2015.

Wen, Y. (2011). Application of Multi-temporal and Multi-source Data for Land Cover Change Detection in Guam, USA, 19th International Conference on GeoInformatics, June 24-26, 2011, Shanghai, China.

Wen Y. and Khosrowpanah, S. (2011). Application of LIDAR Data For Delineation of Inarajan Watershed In Guam, USA, Proceedings of 1st International Workshop on Surveying and Geospatial Information Systems (SGIS2011), May 21 – 22, 2011, Fuxin, Liaoning, China.

Wen, Y. (2011). Impacts of Human Activities on Groundwater Quality in Guam, Mariana Islands, 7th International Conference on Environmental, Cultural, Economic and Social Sustainability, Hamilton, New Zealand, January 5 – 7, 2011.

Wen, Y., Kottermair M., Golabi M. and Khosrowpanah S. (2010). Spatio-temporal Analysis of Badland Extent in Southern Guam, Mariana Islands Using Tonal Analysis, ASPRS 2010 Annual Conference, San Diego, California, USA, April 26 – 30, 2010.

Wen, Y. and W. Law. (2009). Geographic Information Systems, the SBPA Research Symposium, December 4, 2009, University of Guam, Mangilao, GU

Wen, Y. (2009). Change Detection of Land Cover in Northern Guam, 6th International Symposium on Digital Earth, September 9 – 12, 2009, Beijing, China

Wen, Y., M. Kottermair (2009). Water Quality Data Preparation for GIS Analysis, 30th Annual College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) Research Conference, University of Guam, March 10, 2009

Khosrowpanah, S., Y. Wen, M. Kottermair. (2009). Spatial Distribution of Badlands in Ugum Watersheds: Characterization and Temporal Analysis, 30th Annual College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) Research Conference, University of Guam, March 10, 2009

Wen, Y., K. Khosrowpanah and L. Heitz (2008). Land Cover Classification Accuracy Assessment in Guam, American Association of Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting, April 15 – 19, 2008, Boston, MA

Wen, Y. (2008). GIS Program at University of Guam, The 3rd Pacific Association of Land Professionals Conference, Guam Community College, Mangilao, GU,
March 17 – 20, 2008

Wen, Y., K. Khosrowpanah and L. Heitz (2008). Watershed Land Cover Classification Accuracy Assessment, 29th Annual College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) Research Conference, University of Guam, March 11, 2008

Wen, Y. (2007). GIS-Remote Sensing Integrated Simulation of Land Cover Change, Workshop of Oversea Chinese Professionals in Earth Observation and Digital Earth, November 19 – 21, 2007, Beijing, China

Denton, G.R.W., Olsen, M.C. and Y. Wen (2007). Solid Waste Disposal in Guam: The Impact of an Unsanitary Landfill on the Metal Status of Adjacent Aquatic Community Representatives, 2007 International Symposium on Environment Science and Technology, Beijing, China, November 13-16, 2007.

Wen, Y., K. Khosrowpanah and L. Heitz (2007). Watershed Land Cover Change Detection in Guam, American Association of Geographers (AAG) Annual Meeting,
April 17 – 21, 2007, San Francisco, CA

Wen, Y., K. Khosrowpanah and L. Heitz (2007). Land Cover Mapping for Southern Guam Using Satellite Imagery, 28th Annual College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) Research Conference, University of Guam, March 13, 2007

Khosrowpanah, K, Y. Wen and L. Heitz (2006). Digital Watershed Atlas for Guam, to be presented at the 27th Annual CLASS Research Conference, University of Guam,
March 14, 2006

Wen, Y. (2005). GIScience: A Powerful Tool for Geographical Data Processing and Analysis, 26th Annual CLASS Research Conference, University of Guam,
March 7-8, 2005

Professional Training

ArcGIS Server: Web Administration Using Microsoft .NET Framework
Introduction to ArcGIS Server
A Do-It-Yourself Approach to Lidar and Imagery Processing and Analysis
GIS Program Management
Introduction to ArcGIS I, ESRI
Introduction to ArcGIS II, ESRI
Learning ArcGIS 9 Spatial Analyst, ESRI
Remote Sensing for Spatial Analysts, NOAA Coastal Services Center
Geospatial Statistical Analysis Workshop, University of Rhode Island
FranklinCovey Signature Program Featuring The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, FranklinCovey

Professional Registration/Certification/Authorization

Certified GIS Professional, GIS Certification Institute (#00051379), USA since 2005
Authorized Training Program (ATP) Instructor, ESRI, USA, 2005 – 2010

CV pdf

Assistant Professor of Water Engineering and Hydrology
Water and Environmental Research Institute of the Western Pacific
University of Guam, Mangilao Guam 96913
yeom@triton.uog.edu

Degrees

PhD Civil Engineering – Water Resources & Hydrology, McGill University, Dept. of Civil Eng., Montreal, Canada, 2008-2014
MSc Environmental Engineering – Computational Fluid Dynamics, Chungnam National University, Dept. of Environmental Eng., Daejeon, South Korea, 2003-2005
BSc Environmental Engineering, Chungnam National University, Dept. of Environmental Eng., Daejeon, South Korea, 1995-2003

Teaching

EV511: Geoscience/Engineering
EV542: Hydrology

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, Water and Environmental Research Institute (WERI) of the Western Pacific University of Guam Aug. 2019 – Current
Post-Doctoral Associate, New York City Dept. of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) Feb. 2017 – Jul. 2019
Post-Doctoral Fellow, McGill University – Montreal, Canada Nov. 2014 – Jan. 2017
Research Assistant, McGill University – Montreal, Canada Jan. 2008 – Oct. 2014
Research Assistant, Chungnam National University – Daejeon, South Korea Mar. 2003 – Feb. 2005
Research Associate, Korea Institute of Toxicology – Daejeon, South Korea Apr. 2005 -Jun. 2007

Research Interests

Modeling of hydrologic processes over different spatial and temporal scales
Regional estimation of extreme hydrologic variables (extreme rainfalls, floods, temperature extremes)
Stormwater management modeling and flooding modeling
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFDs)
Forecasting and simulation of hydrologic series
Environmental assessment modeling
Climate change impacts and adaptation in water management
Coupling climate change scenarios and watershed management models

Research Projects

USGS-CNMI: (PI) A sustainable plan for stormwater management and flooding at Garapan, Saipan (CNMI: Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands)

USGS-FSM: (PI) Comprehensive hydrological database for secure water resources in Tofol watershed, Kosrae Island (FSM: Federated States of Micronesia)

USGS-FSM: (PI) Digital Atlas of Chuuk – A Geospatial Map and Data Server for Resource Management

Guam Hydrological Survey: (PI) Ecological contribution of groundwater discharge to the coastal ecosystem in Tumon Bay, Guam

NASA Space Grant: (PI) Sustainable planning for floods with context of climate change or Tumon Bay

Guam EPSCoR: (PI) Exploring the Ecological Contribution of Submarine Groundwater Discharge to Coastal Ecosystems along Guam’s Northwest Coastline (completed 2020)

NASA EPSCoR: (PI) 3-D Simulation of freshwater plumes generated by groundwater discharges around the Northern Guam Lens Aquifer, Guam (completed 2020)

Research Publications

Master’s Thesis: Numerical Study for Environmental Systems: Properties of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) -diffusion & Bio-capsule Floating Techniques.

PhD Thesis: Statistical Modeling of Precipitation Processes for Gaged and Ungaged Sites in the Context of Climate Change.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V. (2016) A Statistical Approach to Downscaling of Daily Rainfall Process at an Ungauged Site, in Advances in Hydroinformatics, edited by Philippe Gourbesville et al., Book ISBN 978-981-287-615-7, Chapter 20.

Yeo, M-H., Nguyen, H-L. Nguyen, V-T-V. (2019) A Statistical Tool to Modelling of Daily Precipitation Process in the Context of Climate Change, Journal of Water and Climate change, DOI: https://doi.org/10.2166/wcc.2019.403.

Yeo, M-H., Frei, A., Gelda, R., and Owens, E. (2020) A Stochastic Weather Model for Generating Daily Precipitation Series at Ungauged Locations in the Catskill Mountain Region of New York State. International Journal of Climatology, DOI:10.1002/joc.6230.

Mukundan, R., Hoang, L., Gelda, R., Yeo, M-H., Owens (2020) Water Quality Responses to Future Climate in a Water Supply Watershed, Journal of Hydrology, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2020.124868

Yeo, M-H., Nguyen, V-T-V., and Kpodonu, T.A. (2020) Estimating parameters and construct Confidence Intervals for IDF curves using Scaling-GEV distribution model, International Journal of Climatology. 2020:1-13. https://doi.org/10.1002/joc.6631.

Yeo, M-H., and Frei, A. (2020) Statistical Downscaling Approach to daily precipitation for ungauged locations in the Southern Quebec, Environmental Pollution and Climate Change (in review)

Yeo, M-H., Nguyen, V-T-V., and Kpodonu, T.A. (2020) An Integrated Extreme Rainfall Modeling Tool (SDExtreme) for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation, Environmental Modeling & Software (in review)

Conference Proceedings

Yeo, M-H, Kim, H-S, Seo, M-S, Jang, D-S. (2003) Numerical study of the design of wastewater treatment system by bio-capsule floating techniques. Conference of Korea Society of Environmental Engineers.

Yeo, M-H, Jang, D-S, Kim, H-S, Seo, M-S. (2005) Numerical study of VOCs diffusion characteristics in the Shihwa-Industrial Area. Conference of the Korean Society of Environmental Engineers.

Nguyen, V-T-V., and Yeo, M-H. (2011) Statistical Downscaling of Daily Rainfall Processes for Climate-Related Impact Assessment Studies, Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE) Annual Conference, June 14-17, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V. (2013) Statistical Modeling of Daily Rainfall Process in the Context of Climate Change, Proc. of the CSCE General Conference, May 29-June 1, Montreal, Quebec, 6 pages.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V. (2013) Modeling of Short-Duration Extreme Rainfall Processes for Climate-Related Impact Studies in Urban Areas, 21st Canadian Hydrotechnical Conf., May 14-17, Banff, Alberta, pp. 553-562.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V (2013) Statistical Modeling of Extreme Rainfall Processes in the Context of Climate Change, Proc. of the Third Climate Change Technology Conference, May 27-29, Montreal, Quebec, CCTC 2013, 12 pages.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V (2013) A Stochastic Approach to Generating Daily Rainfall Series at an Ungauged Site, SMART WATER GRID INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2013, 12-14 November 2013, Incheon, Republic of Korea.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V. (2014) A Statistical Approach to Downscaling of Daily Rainfall Process at an Ungaged Site, SimHydro 2014: Modelling of rapid transitory flows,11- 13 June 2014, Sophia Antipolis.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V. (2014) A Spatial-Temporal Statistical Modeling of Sub-Daily Extreme Rainfall Processes for Climate Change Impact Assessment in Urban Areas, 13th International Conference on Urban Drainage, 7-12 September 2014, Sarawak, Malaysia.

Nguyen, V-T-V., and Yeo, M-H. (2014) A Spatial-Temporal Downscaling Approach to Construction of Rainfall Intensity-Duration-Frequency Relations in the Context of climate change, 11th International Conference on Hydroinformatics, 17-21 August 2014, New York, New York, USA.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V. (2015) An Integrated Extreme Rainfall Modeling Tool for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation in Urban Areas, 22nd Canadian Hydrotechnical Conference, 29 April – 2 May 2015, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V. (2016) A Decision Support Tool for Assessing Climate Change Impacts on Extreme Rainfall Processes, Environmental & Water Resources Institute (EWRI) World Environmental & Water Resources congress, 22-26 May, 2016, West Palm Beach, USA.

Yeo, M-H., and Nguyen, V-T-V. (2016) A Decision Support Tool for Assessing the Climate Change Impacts on Local Rainfall Extremes, Statistical Hydrology (STAHY) of the International Commission on Statistical Hydrology (ICSH), 26-27 September, 2016, Quebec, Canada.

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