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Graduate Student Alumni

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Name Degree     Year Thesis Advisor
Adams, Hallie M.A. 2014 Linking Topography, Hydrology, Climate, and Ecology in Semi-arid Forest: Within Catchment Annual Tree Growth and Water Use Efficiency Barnard
Adler, John Ph.D. 2010 Assessing Supraglacial Water Volume and the Changing Dynamics of the Surface Topography Near the Jakobshavn Glacier, Greenland Steffen
Akeson, Cole M.A. 2013 Scale, Funding and the Law in Ukraine: Delocalizing Organizations and Impoverishing Movements Dunn
Alvarez, Claudio M.A. 2013 Influence of climate variability on radial growth of Nothofagus pumilio near altitudinal treeline in the Andes of northern Patagonia, Chile Veblen
Amante, Chris M.A. 2012 Accuracy of interpolated bathymetric digital elevation models Abdalati
Anderson, Scott M.A. 2013 Sediment Fluxes in a Changing Climate: Tahoma Creek Over Daily to Centennial Time-Scales Pitlick
Anderson-Tarver , Christopher M.A. 2010 Generalizing a Swamp-Marsh Databaase Using Texture Buttenfield
Anderson-Tarver, Christopher Ph.D. 2015 Crisis Mapping the 2010 Earthquake in OpenStreetMap Haiti Buttenfield
Andrus, Robert M.A. 2015 Influences of an active spruce beetle outbreak on fire severity Thomas Veblen in spruce-fir forests in southern Colorado Veblen
Arcand, Naomi Ph.D. 2013 Demography and Genetic Diversity of the Endemic Tree Fern Cibotium chamissoi on O’ahu Island, Hawai’i: A Multi-Method Analysis of Population Dynamics, with Implications For Conservation Beatty
Auger, Mason Ph.D. 2015 Boundless, Wild and Free: An Exploration of human-wildlife ecologies in Greater Yellowstone. Bryan
Baker, Emily M.A. 2015 Quantifying forest mortality with the remote sensing of snow Molotch
Bartmess, Jennifer M.A. 2012 Securitization in Yemen, 2000-2010: Shifting Geographies of Political Contention O'Loughlin
Bock, Andrew M.A. 2011 Multiscale landform characterization for land use evaluation using fuzzy sets Leyk
Booker, Stephanie M.A. 2009 Correctly and Consistently Christian: Medical Missionaries and Lutheran HIV Prevention in Arusha, Tanzania Goldman
Brayden, Benjamin M.A. 2013 Mountain Pine Beetle Impacts on Tree Resources and Growth Release in Lodgepole Pine Dominated Subalpine Forest Beatty
Burns, Margaret M.A. 2014 Hillslope Dissolved Organic Matter Transport and Transformation in a Semi-arid Headwater Catchment Barnard
Butterworth, Brian M.A. 2011 A climatological study of the relationship between alpine treeline and thermally-driven upslope winds on Niwot Ridge, Colorado Blanken
Chapman, Teresa M.A. 2009 Spatio-temporal patterns of mountain pine beetle activity in lodgepole and ponderosa pines of the southern Rocky Mountains Veblen
Clarke-Sather, Afton Ph.D. 2012 From The Heavens to the Markets: Development, Nation, and the Mediation of Water in Northwest China Oakes
Clifford, Katherine M.A. 2014 Knowing Climate: Examining Climate Knowledges in the Gunnison Basin Travis
Counter, Max M.A. 2015 La Doble Condicion: Physical Impairment and Internal Displacement in Colombia Dunn
Cowie, Rory M.A. 2010 The Hydrology of Headwater Catchments from the Plains to the Continental Divide, Boulder Creek Watershed, Colorado Williams
Cowie, Rory Ph.D. 2014 Surface Water and Groundwater Interactions in Natural and Mining Impacted Mountain Catchments Williams
Cowley, Austin M.A. 2014 Losing Value: the Problem of Humanitarian Order in a Georgian IDP Camp Dunn
Crawford, Alexander M.A. 2014 A New Look at the Summer Arctic Frontal Zone Serreze
Cumming, William Ph.D. 2013 Fine scale climatic and soil variability and its effect on plant species establishment and abundance along the Front Range of Colorado, USA Beatty
DeBoom, Meredith M.A. 2013 Namibian Resources for Namibians? Politics and Geopolitics of Foreign Investment in Namibia's Extractive Industries O'Loughlin
Frydenlund, Shae M.A. 2015 Labor stories from Solukhumbu: case studies of Khaling indigenous discourse and situational Sherpa identity Yeh
Ga, er rang Ph.D. 2012 Alternative Development on the Tibetan Plateau: The Case of the Slaughter Renunciation Movement Yeh
Gangwer, Kristin M.A. 2011 Dryness and Desperate Measures: The Implications of Land Tenure on Rocky Mountain Ranchers' Drought Experiences and Behaviors Travis
Gartner, Meredith Ph.D. 2015 The occurrence, severity and interaction of mountain pine beetle and wildfire in the Colorado Front Range Veblen
Gleason, Mike M.A. 2012 Modeling Pixel Level Error in Fine-Resolution Digital Elevation Models: A Regression-Based Approach Buttenfield
Grant, Glenn M.A. 2012 An analysis of Greenland ice sheet albedo variability using 25 years of AVHRR polar pathfinder data Serreze
Hafich, Katya M.A. 2014 Of Microbes and Men: Determining Sources of Nitrate in a High Alpine Catchment in the Front Range of Colorado and Science Outreach on Alpine Hydrology Williams
Hamerlinck, Jeff Ph.D. 2011 Planning Support System Implementation in Rural Local Government Buttenfield
Hart, Sarah Ph.D. 2014 Climate variability and the susceptibility of Engelmann spruce to spruce beetle outbreak in northwestern Colorado Veblen
Hickcox, Abby Ph.D. 2012 Open Space? Environmentalism and the Politics of Belonging in Boulder, Colorado Yeh
Hicks, Julia M.A. 2011 Invasion success of the exotic weevil (Rhinocyllus Conicus) at high elevations in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado Beatty
Holland, Edward Ph.D. 2012 Buddhism in Post-Soviet Russia: The Geographic Contexts of 'Revival' O'Loughlin
Holmberg, Molly Ph.D. 2010 Mapping climate change: Six U.S. case studies Foote
Holz, C. Andrés Ph.D. 2009 Climatic and Human Influences on Fire Regimes and Forest Dynamics in Temperate Rain Forests in Southern Chile Veblen
Hong, Jung Eun Ph.D. 2012 Web-Based GIS for Middle School Teachers: Using Online Mapping Applications to Promote Teacher Adoption Foote
Humphrey, Jamie Ph.D. 2015 Neighborhood Effects on Behavioral and Educational Trajectories of U.S. Children and Adolescents Root
Hurley, Allison M.A. 2014 Comparison and Validation of Arctic Precipitation Fields from three Atmospheric Reanalyses: CFSR, MERRA, ERA-INTERIM Serreze
Jochem, Warren Ph.D. 2016 Social and spatio-temporal patterns of arsenic exposure and the impacts on respiratory health in rural Bangladesh Root
Jochem, Warren M.A. 2012 Child Mortality from Lower Respiratory Infections and the Effect of Arsenic-contaminated Drinking Water in Rural Bangladesh Root
Jones, Bryan Ph.D. 2012 A Model for Producing Large-Scale Spatially Explicit Future Population Scenarios Riosmena
Kass, Amanda M.A. 2011 Rebuilding Haiti? Discourses of Development and Security in Post-Earthquake Haiti Bryan
Kelly, Patrick M.A. 2012 Subsurface Evolution: Characterizing the physical and geochemical changes in weathered bedrock of Lower Gordon Gulch, Boulder Creek Critical Zone Observatory Anderson
Klingberg, Travis Ph.D. 2014 Exploring place: how independent tourism is changing the politics of geographic knowledge in China Oakes
Knowles, John M.A. 2009 Meteorological Controls on the Seasonal Exchange of Water and Carbon Dioxide from High-Elevation Alpine Tundra at Niwot Ridge, Colorado Blanken
Knowles, John Ph.D. 2015 Spacio-temporal patterns of soil respiration and the age of respired carbon from high-elevataion alpine tundra. Blanken
Koch, Natalie M.A. 2009 Nation-Building, Geopolitics, and the Andijon Uprising: Securitizing Discourses in Uzbekistan O'Loughlin
Koch, Natalie Ph.D. 2012 The City and the Steppe: Territory, Technologies of Government, and Kazakhstan's New Capital O'Loughlin
Korn, David M.A. 2010 Glacier and Climate Fluctuations in South-Central Alaska as Observed through the PTAA Model Barry
Kroepsch, Adrianne M.A. 2011 Environmental Conflict at the Energy-Water Nexus Williams
LaGreca, Tony M.A. 2010 Fine Grain Sediment Transport over a Course Grain Gravel Bed Pitlick
Lang, Gretchen M.A. 2016 :"Difference in the mouth:" alimentality, matter and the meaning of foodways Oakes
Lee, Ahn M.A. 2014 Reconceptualizing Environmental Migration: Empirical Findings from Downscaled Estimates of Drought in Rural Mexico Riosmena
Levy, Adam Ph.D. 2012 Territory and Sovereignty in a Borderland: The Case of Moldova O'Loughlin
Linke, Andrew Ph.D. 2013 Post-Election Violence in Kenya: Place-Based Explanations of Conflict O'Loughlin
Longenecker, H.E. M.A. 2009 An Evaluation of the Hazus-MH Coastal Flood Model Travis
Maclaurin, Galen M.A. 2011 Mapping perceptions of safety and danger in Medellin, Columbia: A study in the perceptual geography of urban crime Foote
Maclaurin, Galen Ph.D. 2015 Reverse engineering the National Land Cover Database: a machine learning algorithm for extending land cover data in the spatial and temporal domains. Leyk
Malm, Kerry M.A. 2009 Temperature Influences on Phenology and Population Growth of Mountain Pine Beetle Populations in Northern Colorado Veblen
Malmberg, Julie Ph.D. 2014 Social, Demographic and Environmental Influences on Perceptions and Memories of Weather, Climate and Climate Change Blanken
Martin, Nathanael M.A. 2012 Investigation of Multi-Decadal Outlet Glacier Surface Ice Velocities in Greenland Abdalati
McCurdy, Adam M.A. 2016 Simulated climate adaptation in stormwater conveyance structures. Travis
McGrath, Daniel Ph.D. 2013 Basal crevasses and suture zones in the Larsen C Ice Shelf, Antarctica: Implications for ice shelf stability in a warming climate Steffen
McGrath, Daniel M.A. 2009 Sediment Plumes in Sondre Stromfjord, Greenland as a proxy for runoff from the Greenland Ice Sheet Steffen
Meromy, Leah M.A. 2012 Subalpine Snowpack-Climate Manipulation and Modeling Experiment at Niwot Ridge, CO and Valles Caldera National Preserve, NM Molotch
Moukomla, Sitthisak Ph.D. 2015 The estimation of the surface energy balance of the North American Laurentian Great Lakes using satellite remote sensing and Merra reanalysis Blanken
Moussavi, Mahsa Ph.D. 2015 Quantifying supraglacial lake volumes on the Greenland ice sheet from spaceborne optical sensors Abdalati
Mueller, Erich Ph.D. 2012 Landscape Controls on Sediment Supply and Stream Channel Morpho-Dynamics in the Northern Rocky Mountains Pitlick
Muto, Atsuhiro Ph.D. 2010 Multi-Decadal Surface Temperature Trends in East Antarctica Inferred from Borehold Firn Temperature Measurements and Geophysical Inverse Methods Steffen
Oppold (Huisenga), Mary M.A. 2012 Exceedance of Colorado Stream Temperature Standards: The Effects of Effluent and a Warming Climate Travis
Palmer, Joni Ph.D. 2012 The Politics of "the Public": Public Art, Urban Regeneration and the Postindustrial City - the Case of Downtown Denver Oakes
Parman, Jordan M.A. 2010 Climatological and Elevational Controls on Organic and Inorganic Nutrients in Stream Waters, Boulder Creek Watershed, Colorado Front Range Williams
Parsons, Mark M.A. 2010 Data for Modelers - Helping Understand the Climate System Buttenfield
Partisis, Juan Ph.D. 2009 Insect Defoliator Outbreaks and Environmental Heterogeneity in Nothofagus Forests in the Patagonian Andes Veblen
Perrot, Danielle M.A. 2012 Nitrate Export Response to Spatially Distributed Snowmelt in Alpine Catchments Molotch
Petchprayoon, Pakorn Ph.D. 2015 Analysis of Climate Change Impacts on the Surface Energy Balance of Lake Huron. (Estimation of Surface Energy Balance Components: Remote Sensing Approach for Water - Atmosphere Parameterizations) Blanken
Petrzelka, Jennifer M.A. 2011 The Effects of a Climate Manipulation Experiment on Snow Properties, Snow Surface Energy Balance, and Soil Temperature and Moisture Along an Elevation Gradient on NIwot Ridge, Colorado Williams
Phillips, Thomas Ph.D. 2010 The impact of advancing surface melt on the ice temperature of the Sermeq Avannarleq Glacier - a model approach Steffen
Pullen, Nancy Hoalst Ph.D. 2008 Soil properties and hydrologic processes in tropical forest dynamics plots of Panama, Ecuador and Malaysia Beatty
Racoviteanu, Adina Ph.D. 2011 Himalayan Glaciers and "voodoo science": Combining remote sensing, field techniques and indigenous knowledge to understand spatio-temporal patterns of glacier changes and their impact on water resources Williams
Raudzens Bailey, Adriana M.A. 2010 Attribution of Wintertime Inversion Frequencies to Synoptic Circulation in the U.S. Southwest Barry
Riggins, Susan Ph.D. 2010 The production and evolution of mobile regolith: Modeled soil production and measured chemical weathering Anderson
Rother , Monica Ph.D. 2015 Conifer regeneration after wildfire in low-elevation forests of the Colorado Front Range: Implications of a warmer, drier climate Veblen
Rowen, Ian Ph.D. 2016 The Geopolitics of Tourism: mobilities, territory and protest in Taiwan and China. Oakes
Rowen, Ian M.A. 2012 Chinese Tourists in Taiwan: Tourism and State Territoriality Oakes
Rumble, Ashley M.A. 2014 Law, Space, and Gendered Vulnerability: A Critique of VAWA's Jurisdictional Fix in Indian Country Jan
Sampson, Kevin M.A. 2009 Shallow Firn Layer Climatology Derived from Greenland Climate Network Automatic Weather Station Data Steffen
Schubert, Amelia M.A. 2011 Contesting Koreanness: Migration as a challenge to the ethnic identity of the Korean Chinese Oakes
Schubert-Zhang, Amelia Ph.D. 2016 Impacts of Female Out-migration on ethnic Korean communities in China Oakes
Schwarz, Jessica M.A. 2009 Travelling off the Beaten Path? A Look at the Burgeoning Community-Based Ecotourism Industry in Tanzania Goldman
Sharp, Kevin M.A. 2009 The Influence of Landfall Variation on Tropical Cyclone Losses in the United States as Simulated by Hazus Travis
Sheehan, Connor M.A. 2011 Migration and Informal versus Formal Business Creation in Mexico Riosmena
Simon, Claire Ph.D. 2011 Disjunctures and Contradictions: the Role of Measurement in Poverty Representation, Policy, and Development Practice Oakes
Sitko, Nick Ph.D. 2010 The fractured politics of food security: maize, power, and hunger on a Zambian frontier Dunn
Skog, Lindsay Ph.D. 2015 The Beyul Campaign: Spatial articulations of territory and religion in Khumbu, Nepal Yeh
Smith, Jeremy Ph.D. 2012 An Examination of Background Tree Mortality and Mountain Pine Beetle Disturbance in Subalpine Forests of the Front Range of Colorado, USA Veblen
Stauffer, Andrew M.A. 2013 Matching Attribute Resolution to Scale: The Effects of Filtering on DEM Resolution Buttenfield
Stewart, Michelle Ph.D. 2013 The Rise and Governance of 'Himalayan Gold': Transformations in the Caterpillar Fungus Commons of Tibetan Yunnan, China Yeh
Tuccillo, Joseph M.A. 2015 Geodemographic Analysis of Community Vulnerability and Hurricane Sandy Spielman
Tynen, Sarah M.A. 2014 Uneven Housing Development and the Spatial Negotiation of Class in Nanjing, China O'Loughlin
Viger, Roland Ph.D. 2011 Comparison of Explicit and Implicit Keywords to Characterize Geographic Information Systems Procedures Buttenfield
Wade, Kendle M.A. 2010 Performance as a Means of Participatory Development for Kenyan Community Based Organizations Goldman
Ward, Luke Ph.D. 2010 The Bureaucracy of Nature: How Integrated Resource Management Excludes the Poor Dunn
Wendel, Jochen Ph.D. 2014 An Evaluation of Organization Methods for Data Types Commonly Used in the Geographic Domain Buttenfield
Williams, Adam Ph.D. 2014 Excess and Access: Informal Recycling Networks and Participants in Shanghai, China Oakes
Williams, Adam M.A. 2010 The Informal Recycler in Shanghai: Mobility, Migration and Citizenship Oakes
Wilson, Alana M.A. 2015 Hydrograph Separation Using Hydrochemistry Mixing Models: An Assessment of the Langtang River Basin, Nepal Williams
Witmer, Frank Ph.D. 2007 The Effects of War on Land-Use/Land-Cover Change: An Analysis of Landsat Imagery for Northeast Bosnia O'Loughlin
Xu, Li M.A. 2013 Improving Spatial Accuracy of Mobile Positioning Data in Human Mobility Studies: A Dasymetric Mapping Approach Foote
Yilmaz, Bunyamin M.A. 2016 Application of GIS-based fuzzy logic and analytical hierarchy process (AHP) to snow avalanche susceptibility mapping, North San Juan, Colorado. Williams
YundanNima, YundanNima Ph.D. 2012 From 'Retire Livestock, Restore Rangeland' to the Compensation for Ecological Services: State Interventions into Rangeland Ecosystems and Pastoralism in Tibet Yeh
Zader, Amy Ph.D. 2011 Grain as Commodity: The Making of Chinese Consumer-Citizens through the Northeast Rice Network Oakes
Zeliff, Morgan M.A. 2013 Hydrochemistry, Residence Time and Nutrient Cycling of Groundwater in Two, Climate-Sensitive, High-Elevation Catchments, Colorado Front Range Williams