Gary S. Dwyer
Gary S. Dwyer
Senior Research Scientist
Dwyer's experience lies in the development of tracers and indicators of environmental change, and their application to modern and ancient environmental systems. Research areas include paleoceanography, paleoclimatology, carbonate sedimentology, marine geology and environmental geochemistry.
In The News
Cronin, TM, Dwyer, GS, Caverly, EK, Farmer, J, DeNinno, LH, Rodriguez-Lazaro, J, and Gemery, L. "Enhanced Arctic Amplification Began at the Mid-Brunhes Event ~400,000 years ago." Scientific Reports 7, no. 1 (November 3, 2017): 14475-null.
Vengosh, A, Hirschfeld, D, Vinson, D, Dwyer, G, Raanan, H, Marie, A, Zaarur, S, and Ganor, J. "Response to Comment on "High naturally occurring radioactivity in fossil groundwater from the Middle East"." Environmental science & technology 48, no. 16 (August 2014): 9946-9947. (Letter)
Rango, T, Vengosh, A, Dwyer, G, and Bianchini, G. "Mobilization of arsenic and other naturally occurring contaminants in groundwater of the Main Ethiopian Rift aquifers." Water Res 47, no. 15 (October 1, 2013): 5801-5818.
Cronin, TM, Dwyer, GS, Farmer, J, Bauch, HA, Spielhagen, RF, Jakobsson, M, Nilsson, J, Briggs, WM, and Stepanova, A. "Deep Arctic Ocean warming during the last glacial cycle." Nature Geoscience 5, no. 9 (September 2012): 631-634.
Vengosh, A, Vinson, DS, Schwartz, HG, and Dwyer, GS. "Evaluating salinity sources of groundwater and implications for sustainable reverse osmosis desalination in coastal North Carolina, USA." Hydrogeology Journal 19, no. 5 (August 1, 2011): 981-994. (Academic Article)
Arctic Ocean Ostracode Magnesium/Calcium Geochemical Analyses and paleotemperature Reconstruction awarded by U.S. Geological Survey
Collab Research: High-res record late Quaternary paleohydrology/paleoclimate Amazon Basin awarded by National Science Foundation
Environmental effects of the coal ash spill and remediation at Kingston TN awarded by National Science Foundation
EOS 394: Research Independent Study (EOS 394: Research Independent Study)
EOS 410S: Senior Capstone Experience (EOS 410S: Senior Capstone Experience)
EOS 791: Independent Study (EOS 791: Independent Study)
EOS 393: Research Independent Study (EOS 393: Research Independent Study)
EOS 226S: Field Methods in Earth and Environmental Sciences (EOS 226S: Field Methods in Earth and Environmental Sciences)
318 Old Chemistry
Durham, NC 27708