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, T. M., G. S. Dwyer, E. K. Caverly, J. Farmer, L. H. DeNinno, J. Rodriguez-Lazaro, and L. Gemery. “Enhanced Arctic Amplification Began at the Mid-Brunhes Event ~400,000 years ago..” Scientific Reports 7, no. 1 (November 3, 2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-13821-2.
Vengosh, Avner, Daniella Hirschfeld, David Vinson, Gary Dwyer, Hadas Raanan, Amer Marie, Shikma Zaarur, and Jiwchar Ganor. “Response to Comment on "High naturally occurring radioactivity in fossil groundwater from the Middle East"..” Environmental Science & Technology 48, no. 16 (August 2014): 9946–47. https://doi.org/10.1021/es501140b.
Rango, Tewodros, Avner Vengosh, Gary Dwyer, and Gianluca Bianchini. “Mobilization of arsenic and other naturally occurring contaminants in groundwater of the Main Ethiopian Rift aquifers..” Water Research 47, no. 15 (October 2013): 5801–18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.watres.2013.07.002.
Cronin, T. M., G. S. Dwyer, J. Farmer, H. A. Bauch, R. F. Spielhagen, M. Jakobsson, J. Nilsson, W. M. Briggs, and A. Stepanova. “Deep Arctic Ocean warming during the last glacial cycle.” Nature Geoscience 5, no. 9 (September 1, 2012): 631–34. https://doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1557.
Vengosh, A., David S. Vinson, Haylee G. Schwartz, and Gary S. Dwyer. “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): 981–94. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10040-011-0738-x.
Arctic Ocean Ostracode Magnesium/Calcium Geochemical Analyses and paleotemperature Reconstruction awarded by
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