Remke L. Van Dam

Research Interests

The application and improvement of near-surface geophysical methods for hydrological and engineering problems, sedimentology and stratigraphy, issues of environmental change, and characterization of soils.


Publications


Review papers and dissertation:

Hydrogeophysics:

Petrophysics:

Hydrology:

Stratigraphy, sedimentology, soils, engineering applications:

Soil magnetism and UXO / landmine detection:

  • Van Dam, R.L., Harrison, J.B.J., Hirschfeld, D.A., Meglich, T.M., Li, Y., and North, R.E. 2008. Mineralogy and magnetic properties of basaltic substrate soils: Kaho’olawe and Big Island, Hawaii. Soil Science Society of America Journal, 10.2136/sssaj2006.0281, 72(1), 244–257.
  • Van Dam, R.L., Harrison, J.B.J., Rittel, C.L., Hendrickx, J.M.H., and Borchers, B. 2006. Magnetic soil properties at two arid to semi-arid sites in the Western United States. SPIE. Detection and remediation technologies for mines and minelike targets XI, 6217, 0O1-0O11.
  • Hendrickx, J.M.H., *Alkov, N., *Hong, S., Van Dam, R.L., Kleissl, J., *Shannon, H., Meason, J., Borchers, B., and Harmon, R.S., 2006. New Mexico Tech - Landmine, UXO, IED detection sensor test facility: measurements in real field soils. SPIE. Detection and remediation technologies for mines and minelike targets XI, 6217, 0V1-0V12.
  • Van Dam, R.L., Hendrickx, J.M.H., Harrison, J.B.J., and Borchers, B. 2005. Conceptual model for prediction of magnetic properties in tropical soils. The international Society for Optical Engineering, SPIE, Detection and remediation technologies for mines and minelike targets X, 5794, 177-187.

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