Earth and Environmental Sciences Faculty

Gail C. Kineke

Professor

Director of Graduate Studies

Profile


CURRENT GRADUATE STUDENTS AND PROJECTS
  • Lisa Kumpf
  • Kevin Simans: Assessing the Roles of River Discharge, Gravitational Circulation and Salt-Wedge Migration on Suspended-Sediment Flux in a Highly-Stratified Estuary
  • Ellen Kristiansen: The Effects of Estuarine Fronts on Fine-sediment Trapping in the Connecticut River Estuary
RECENT M.S. ALUMNI AND PROJECTS
  • Kendall Valentine: Characterization of the Bed, Critical Boundary Shear Stress, and Roughness Parameters in the Connecticut River Estuary. (2015)
RECENT PUBLICATIONS
  • Traykovski, P., J. Trowbridge, G. Kineke, 2015. Mechanisms of surface wave energy dissipation over a high-concentration sediment suspension, Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 120:1638-1681, DOI: 10.1002/2014JC010245. 
  • Hsu T. J., P. A. Traykovski, G. C. Kineke, 2007, On Modeling Boundary Layer and Gravity-driven Fluid Mud Transport. Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans, 112, C04011, doi:10.1029/2006JC003719.
  • Kineke, G. C., Higgins, E. E., Hart, K. and D. Velasco, 2006, Fine-Sediment Transport Associated with Cold Front Passages on the Shallow Shelf, Gulf of Mexico. Continental Shelf Research, 26:2073-2091.
  • Goñi, M. A., Gordon, E. S., Monacci, N. M., Clinton, R., Gesewhite, R., Allison, M. A., and G. C. Kineke, 2006, The Effect of Hurricane Lili on the Distribution of Organic Matter Along the Inner Louisiana Shelf (Gulf of Mexico, USA). Continental Shelf Research, 26:2073-2091.
  • Draut, A. E., Kineke, G. C., Huh, O. K., Grymes, J. M. III, Westphal, K. A., and C. C. Moeller, 2005, Coastal Mudflat Accretion Under Energetic Conditions, Louisiana Chenier-plain Coast, USA. Marine Geology, 214:27-47.