Graduate Student, CU Boulder
CU-Boulder - University of Colorado at Boulder
I am interested in reductions in rock mechanical strength due to physical and chemical weathering, hillslope mechanics, and regolith production.
CZO Research Groups
Exploring weathering and regolith transport controls on critical zone development with models and natural experiments. Anderson, S.P., Anderson, R.S., Hinckley, E.S., Kelly, P., and Blum, A.E. (2011): Applied Geochemistry 26(S1): S3-S5
Papers and books that explicitly acknowledge a CZO grant are highlighted in PALE ORANGE.
Subsurface Evolution: Characterizing the physical and geochemical changes in weathered bedrock of Lower Gordon Gulch, Boulder Creek Critical Zone Observatory . Kelly, Patrick (2012): Thesis submitted to the Faculty of the Graduate School of the University of Colorado in partial fulfillment of the requirement for the degree of Master of Arts Department of Geography