Elizabeth Boyer

Professor of Water Resources

Elizabeth Boyer

Research Summary

Hydrology, Biogeochemistry, Water Quality, and Atmospheric Deposition.

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Nitrogen Water Rivers Climate Change Organic Carbon Lakes Water Quality Ecosystem Carbon Mercury Surface Roughness Time Estuary Estuaries Roughness Wetland Carbon Atom Wetlands Atmospheric Deposition Air Ecosystems Carbon Budget Coastal Zones Autumn Nitrogen Removal

Most Recent Papers

The role of headwater streams in downtown water quality

R Alexander, Elizabeth Boyer, R Smith, G Schwarz, R Moore, Journal of the American Water Resources Association on p. 41-59

In-stream influences on dissolved organic carbon concentration and composition in an acidic and metal-enriched stream: a reach-scale reactive solute transport experiment

D McKnight, G Hornberger, K Bencala, Elizabeth Boyer, Water Resources Research

Spatial variability of nitrate concentrations under varying seasonal conditions in tributaries to Cayuga Lake Watershed, New York, USA

H Golden, Elizabeth Boyer, M Brown, S Purucker, R Germain, Journal of the American Water Resources Association on p. 945-962

Dual nitrate isotopes in dry deposition: Utility for partitioning NO source contributions to landscape nitrogen deposition

E Elliott, C Kendall, Elizabeth Boyer, D Burns, G Lear, H Golden, A Bytnerowicz, T Butler, R Glatz, Journal of Geophysical Research, Biogeosciences

Atmospheric mercury deposition to forests in the eastern USA

M Risch, D Gay, J DeWild, L Zhang, Elizabeth Boyer, D Krabbenhoft, Environmental Pollution

Intentional versus unintentional nitrogen use in the United States: trends, efficiency and implications

B Houlton, Elizabeth Boyer, A Finzi, J Galloway, A Leach, D Liptzin, J , T Rosenstock, D Sobota, A Townsend, Biochemistry on p. 11-23

Sources of nitrate and processes that affect its transformation and transport in stream watersheds draining varying land uses

D Burns, Elizabeth Boyer, E Elliott, C Kendall, Journal of Environmental Quality on p. 1149-1159

Groundwater flow path dynamics and nitrogen transport potential in the riparian zone of an agricultural headwater catchment

M Williams, A Buda, H Elliott, J Hamlett, Elizabeth Boyer, J Schmidt, Journal of Hydrology on p. 870-879

Future riverine inorganic nitrogen load to the Baltic Sea from Sweden

C Teutschbein, R Sponseller, T Grabs, M Blackburn, Elizabeth Boyer, J Hytteborn, K Bishop, Global Biogeochemical Cycles

Spectrofluorometric characterization of aquatic fulvic acid for determination of precursor organic material and general structural properties

D McKnight, Elizabeth Boyer, P Doran, P Westerhoff, T Kulbe, D Anderson, Limnology and Oceanography on p. 38-48

Most-Cited Papers

The interactive effects of excess reactive nitrogen and climate change on aquatic ecosystems and water resources of the United States

J. S. Baron, E. K. Hall, B. T. Nolan, J. C. Finlay, E. S. Bernhardt, J. A. Harrison, F. Chan, E. W. Boyer, 2013, Biogeochemistry on p. 71-92

Carbon Budget of Tidal Wetlands, Estuaries, and Shelf Waters of Eastern North America

R. G. Najjar, M. Herrmann, R. Alexander, E. W. Boyer, D. J. Burdige, D. Butman, W. J. Cai, E. A. Canuel, R. F. Chen, M. A.M. Friedrichs, R. A. Feagin, P. C. Griffith, A. L. Hinson, J. R. Holmquist, X. Hu, W. M. Kemp, K. D. Kroeger, A. Mannino, S. L. McCallister, W. R. McGillis, M. R. Mulholland, C. H. Pilskaln, J. Salisbury, S. R. Signorini, P. St-Laurent, H. Tian, M. Tzortziou, P. Vlahos, Z. A. Wang, R. C. Zimmerman, 2018, Global Biogeochemical Cycles on p. 389-416

Net ecosystem production and organic carbon balance of U.S. East Coast estuaries

Maria Herrmann, Raymond G. Najjar, W. Michael Kemp, Richard B. Alexander, Elizabeth W. Boyer, Wei Jun Cai, Peter C. Griffith, Kevin D. Kroeger, S. Leigh McCallister, Richard A. Smith, 2015, Global Biogeochemical Cycles on p. 96-111

Atmospheric deposition of organic carbon via precipitation

Lidiia Iavorivska, Elizabeth W. Boyer, David R. DeWalle, 2016, Atmospheric Environment on p. 153-163

Intentional versus unintentional nitrogen use in the United States

Benjamin Z. Houlton, Elizabeth Boyer, Adrien Finzi, James Galloway, Allison Leach, Daniel Liptzin, Jerry Melillo, Todd S. Rosenstock, Dan Sobota, Alan R. Townsend, 2013, Biogeochemistry on p. 11-23

Coupled hydrological and biogeochemical processes controlling variability of nitrogen species in streamflow during autumn in an upland forest

Stephen D. Sebestyen, James B. Shanley, Elizabeth W. Boyer, Carol Kendall, Daniel H. Doctor, 2014, Water Resources Research on p. 1569-1591

Atmospheric mercury deposition to forests in the eastern USA

Martin R. Risch, John F. DeWild, David A. Gay, Leiming Zhang, Elizabeth W. Boyer, David P. Krabbenhoft, 2017, Environmental Pollution on p. 8-18

Thresholds of lake and reservoir connectivity in river networks control nitrogen removal

Noah M. Schmadel, Judson W. Harvey, Richard B. Alexander, Gregory E. Schwarz, Richard B. Moore, Ken Eng, Jesus D. Gomez-Velez, Elizabeth W. Boyer, Durelle Scott, 2018, Nature Communications

How Hydrologic Connectivity Regulates Water Quality in River Corridors

Jud Harvey, Jesus Gomez-Velez, Noah Schmadel, Durelle Scott, Elizabeth Boyer, Richard Alexander, Ken Eng, Heather Golden, Albert Kettner, Chris Konrad, Richard Moore, Jim Pizzuto, Greg Schwarz, Chris Soulsby, Jay Choi, 2019, Journal of the American Water Resources Association on p. 369-381

The use of LiDAR terrain data in characterizing surface roughness and microtopography

Kristen M. Brubaker, Wayne L. Myers, Patrick J. Drohan, Douglas A. Miller, Elizabeth W. Boyer, 2013, Applied and Environmental Soil Science