Conference papers

Baù D, González-Nicolás A & Alzraiee A (2016), Data assimilation framework for the identification of potential CO2 leakage pathways, 2nd IEAGHG Modelling and Monitoring Network Meeting, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK, 5-8 July 2016.
McFarlane, A., Thornton, S.F. & Rolfe, S.A. (2015). How will novel fuels and material impact microbial contamination in aircraft fuel systems. International Assoc. for Stability, Handling & Use of Liquid Fuels (IAHS), International Symposium, 2-8 Oct 2015, Charleston, USA. Winner of John Bacha Award of Excellence Prize for Best Poster Presentation (IAHS) and Royal Aeronautical Society Best Paper (at Aerodays Annual Conference, 20-23 Oct 2015).
Schneidewind, U., Thornton, S., Van De Vijver, E., Joris, I. & Seuntjens, P. (2015). Spatial variability of streambed hydraulic conductivity of a lowland river. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 17, EGU2015-5363-1, 2015, EGU General Assembly, Vienna, Austria, 12-17 April 2015.
Zoccarato C, Baù D, Bottazzi F., Ferronato M., Gambolati G, Mantica S., & Teatini P (2015). Estimate of a spatially variable reservoir compressibility by assimilation of ground surface displacement data, Proc. IAHS, 372, 351-356, doi:10.5194/piahs-372-351-2015.
Hedbavna P., Thornton S.F. & Huang W.E. (2013). Enhanced groundwater bioremediation using microbial fuel cell concepts. Proc. 2nd European Symposium, Water Technology & Management, 20-21 Nov, 2013, Leuven, Belgium, pp.6.
Zoccarato C, Baù D, Ferronato M, Gambolati G & Teatini P (2015). Ensemble Smoothing of time-lapse surface displacements and deep deformations for the geomechanical characterization of hydrocarbon reservoirs, Proceedings of EUROCK 2016, ISRM International Symposium, Cappadocia, Turkey.
Zoccarato C, Baù D & Teatini P (2015). Spatially Variable Compressibility Estimation Using the Ensemble Smoother with Bathymetry Observations: Application to the Maja Gas Reservoir, AGU Fall Meeting 2015, San Francisco, CA.
Barns, G.L., Wilson, R.D. & Thornton, S.F. (2011). Assessing of the effect of physical heterogeneity on single well tracer tests using imaging experiments. GQ10: Groundwater Quality Management in a Rapidly Changing World. Proc. 7th Int. Groundwater Quality Conf, Zurich, Switzerland, 13–18 June 2010. IAHS Publ 342, 275-278.
Cheng, L., Lerner, D.N., Thornton, S.F. & Mayer, U. (2011) MTBE attenuation in a dual porosity chalk aquifer – field observations and modelling results. In Calibration and Reliability in Groundwater Modelling: Managing Groundwater and the Environment, IAHS Publ. 341, 159-165
Thornton, S.F., Bottrell, S.H., Shah, N., Spence, K.H., Spence, M.J. & Richnow, H.H. (2008) Variability in carbon isotope fractionation during aerobic biodegradation of MTBE in groundwater. In GQ2007: Securing Groundwater Quality in Urban and Industrialised Environments, Fremantle, Australia, 2-7 Dec 2007. (ed, Trefy, M.G.), IAHS Publ. No. 324, 295-302.
Banwart S.A., Thornton S.F., Rees H., Lerner D.N., Wilson R.D. and Romero-Gonzalez, M. (2007). In situ bioremediation by natural attenuation : from lab to field scale. Water Dynamics: 4th International Workshop on Water Dynamics (K. Tsuchiya and B. Jeyadevan, Eds.), American Institute of Physics, AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 898, 207-210, ISBN 978-0-7354-0403-8/7.
Thornton, S.F., Bottrell, S.H. Pickup, R.P. Spence, M.J. & Spence, K.H. (2006) Processes controlling the natural attenuation of fuel hydrocarbons and MTBE in the UK Chalk aquifer, RP3, pp.96. Published by CL:AIRE (www.claire.co.uk).
Thornton, S.F., Morgan, P. and Wilson, R.D. (2004). Practical issues for the performance assessment of monitored natural attenuation in groundwater. Proc. Contaminated Land – Achievements and Aspirations. Society of Chemical Industry Conference, University of Loughborough, 12-15 September, 67-79.
Chisala, B.N. Tait, N.G. & Lerner, D.N. (2004) Evaluating the risk of methyl tertiary-butyl ether (MTBE) to urban groundwater. In: hydrology: Science and practice for the 21st century. Volume II, Webb, B., Acreman, M., Maksimovic, C., Smithers, H. & Kirby, C. (eds). Proceedings of the British Hydrological Society International Conference (Imperial College London). Krips, Netherlands.
ISBN 1 903741 114. 243 - 249.
Lerner, D.N., Davison, R.M. & Tait, N.G. (2004) Assessing the potential value of urban groundwater. In: Hydrology: Science and practice for the 21st century. Volume II, Webb, B., Acreman, M., Maksimovic, C., Smithers, H. & Kirby, C. (eds). Proceedings of the British Hydrological Society International Conference Imperial College London). Krips, Netherlands.
ISBN 1 903741 114. 293 - 297.
Spence, M.J., Thornton, S.F., Spence, K.H., Bottrell, S.H. & Richnow, H.H. (2003) Natural attenuation of BTEX/MTBE in a dual porosity chalk aquifer. In: V.S. Magar & M.E. Kelley (eds.) In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation - 2003. Proceedings of the 7th International In Situ and On-Site Bioremediation Symposium (Orlando, FL., June 2003), Paper H-10.
Thornton, S.F., Spence, M.J., Wu, X., Huang, W.E., Mayer, U., Pickup, R., Bottrell, S., Lerner, D.N. & Williams, G. (2002). An integrated assessment of environmental controls on natural attenuation in a phenol-contaminated aquifer. European Conference on Natural Attenuation, Heidelberg, 15-17 October, DECHEMA, Frankfurt, 79-80. ISBN 3-89746-039-4.
Lerner, D.N., Huang, W.E., Smith, C.C. & Thornton, S.F. (2002). Transverse dispersion-it’s role in natural attenuation. European Conference on Natural Attenuation, Heidelberg, 15-17 October, DECHEMA, Frankfurt, 39-42. ISBN 3-89746-039-4.
Wilson, R.D., Thornton, S.F. & Mackay, D.M. (2002). The implications of spatial and temporal variability on natural attenuation monitoring and assessment. European Conference on Natural Attenuation, Heidelberg, 15-17 October, DECHEMA, Frankfurt, 43-44. ISBN 3-89746-039-4.
Lerner, D.N., Thornton, S.F. & Davison, R.D. (2002). The use of monitored natural attenuation as a cost-effective technique for groundwater restoration. In Groundwater Quality, Proc 22nd Annual IAH (Irish Group) Seminar, Tullamore, 16-17 April, pp.6. ISSN 1393-1806
Thornton, S.F., Wealthall, G.P. & Lerner, D.N. (2002). Investigating the transport and fate of petroleum hydrocarbons in the Chalk aquifer: A case study assessing natural attenuation. Proceedings of the CL:AIRE Annual Project Conference, Imperial College, London, 11 April, pp.7. ISBN 0-9541673-1-7.
Burke, S., Heathwaite, L., Preedy, N., Quinn, P., Merrett, S., Whitehead, P., Lerner, D.N. and Saul, A.J. (2002) Strategic Management of non-point source pollution from sewerage sludge. In Proc IWA Bienniel Conference, Oregon, April.
Burke, S. and Banwart, S.A. (2002) Using Fe (II) adsorption and surface-catalysed oxidation for Fe(II) removal from predicted mine water discharges. In Groundwater Quality: Natural and Enhanced Restoration of Groundwater Pollution, IAHS Special Publication No. 275, Sheffield, pp. 271-275. ISSN 0144-7815
Evans, K.A. and Banwart, S.A. (2002) Surface observations applied to the interpretation of unsaturated column experiments. In Groundwater Quality: Natural and Enhanced Restoration of Groundwater Pollution, IAHS Special Publication No. 275, Sheffield, pp. 153-158. ISSN 0144-7815
Huang, W., Lerner, D.N., Smith, C.C. and Thornton, S.F. (2002) A non-invasive imaging technique to investigate the solute transport in porous medi. In Groundwater Quality: natural and enhanced restoration of groundwater pollution. S.F. Thornton & S.E. Oswald (eds), IAHS publication 275, Sheffield, UK, pp. 277-282. ISSN 0144-7815
Jones, I., Lerner, D.N. and Thornton, S.F. (2002) A modelling feasibility study of hydraulic manipulation: a groundwater restoration concept for reluctant contaminant plumes. In Groundwater
Quality: natural and enhanced restoration of groundwater pollution. S.F. Thornton & S.E. Oswald (eds), IAHS publication 275, Sheffield, UK, pp. 525-531. ISSN 0144-7815
Jones, I. and Lerner, D.N. (2002) Natural attenuation of remnant coking liquor contamination from a deep unsaturated zone. In Groundwater Quality: natural and enhanced restoration of groundwater pollution. S.F. Thornton & S.E. Oswald (eds), IAHS publication 275, Sheffield, UK, pp. 169-174. ISSN 0144-7815
Mackay, D.M., Wilson, R.D., Naas, C.N., Wood, I.A., Scow, K.M., Smith, A., Gandhi, D., Hristova, K., Watanabe, B. and Einarson, M.D. (2002) In situ treatment of MTBE-contaminated groundwater at twosites in California. In Groundwater Quality: natural and enhanced restoration of groundwater pollution, Sheffield, June, pp. 333-339. ISSN 0144-7815
Mayer, K.U., Benner, S.G., Frind, E.O., Thornton, S.F. and Lerner, D.N. (2002) Multicomponent reactive transport modelling of natural attenuation at the Four Ashes Research Site, UK. In In: S.F. Thornton & S.E. Oswald (eds), Groundwater Quality: natural and enhanced restoration of groundwater pollution. IAHS publ. 275, Sheffield, UK, pp. 479-484. ISSN 0144-7815
Pickup, R.W., Mallinson, H.E.H., Rhodes, G., Alamillo, M.L., Thornton, S.F. and Lerner, D.N. (2002) A phenol-contaminated groundwater site : a microbiological perspective. In S.F. Thornton & S.E. Oswald (eds), Groundwater Quality: natural and enhanced restoration of groundwater pollution. IAHS publ. 275, Sheffield, pp. 251-256. ISSN 0144-7815
Watson, I.A., Oswald, S.E. and Banwart, S.A. (2002) Conceptual complexity of numerical modelling of degradation in groundwater. In Proceedings of the Fifth International Conference on Hydroinformatics, Falconer R.A., Lin B., Harris E.L., Wilson C.A. (eds)., July 1-5, Cardiff, pp. 537-542. ISSN 1-84339-022-1
Watson, I.A., Oswald, S.E. and Banwart, S.A. (2002) Modelling natural attenuation of phenol degradation in groundwater. In XIVth International Conference on Computational Methods in Water Resources, Vol. 1. Developments in Water Science Series, Edition 47, Elsevier, Delft., June 23-28, Delft, pp. 827-834. ISSN 0167-5648
Wealthall, G.P., Thornton, S.F. and Lerner, D.N. (2002) Assessing the fate and transport of MTBEamended petroleum hydrocarbons in the UK Chalk aquifer. In Groundwater Quality: natural and enhanced restoration of groundwater pollution. S.F. Thornton & S.E. Oswald (eds), IAHS publication 275, Sheffield, UK, pp. 205-211. ISSN 0144-7815
Wu, Y., Banwart, S.A., Lerner, D.N. and Thornton, S.F. (2002) Microbial production of fatty acids in phenol-contaminated groundwater and its significance in subsurface Bioremediation. In Groundwater Quality: natural and enhanced restoration of groundwater pollution. S.F. Thornton & S.E. Oswald (eds),
IAHS publication 275, Sheffield, UK, pp. 219-224. ISSN 0144-7815
Younger, P.L. and Banwart, S.A. (2002) Time-scale issues in the remediation of pervasively contaminated groundwaters at abandoned mine sites. In Groundwater Quality: Natural and Enhanced Restoration of Groundwater Pollution, IAHS Special Publication No. 275, Sheffield, pp. 585-591. ISSN 0144-7815.
Lerner, D.N. & Thornton, S.F. (2001). Natural attenuation of high loadings of phenolic pollutants in a sandstone aquifer. J. Weber et al. (eds), Biogeochemical processes and cycling of elements in the environment, Polish Society of Humic Substances, Wroclaw, 89-90. ISBN 83-906403-5-X. (Proc. ISEB 15, Wroclaw, Poland, Sept. 2001).
D.N. Lerner and A. Steele (2001). In situ measurement of fracture apertures using NAPL injection. Conference Proceedings of Fractured Rock 2001, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Edited by
Kueper, B.H., Novakowski, K.S. and Reynolds, D.A.
G P. Wealthall, B.H. Kueper and D.N. Lerner (2001). Fractured rock-mass characterisation for predicting the fate of DNAPLS. Conference Proceedings of Fractured Rock 2001, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Edited by Kueper, B.H., Novakowski, K.S. and Reynolds, D.A.
J.M. Pearce E. Hough, G.M. Williams, G.P. Wealthall, J.H. Tellam and A. Herbert (2001). Sediment filled fractures in Triassic Sandstones - Pathways or barriers to contaminant migration? Conference Proceedings of Fractured Rock 2001, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Edited by Kueper, B.H., Novakowski, K.S. and Reynolds, D.A.
S.E. Oswald (2001). Numerical modelling of saltwater plume movement in a fractured aquifer on sub-regional scale. Conference Proceedings of Fractured Rock 2001, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Edited by Kueper, B.H., Novakowski, K.S. and Reynolds, D.A.
Lerner, D.N., Thornton, S.F. & Davison, R.D. (2000) The use of monitored natural attenuation as a cost-effective technique for groundwater restoration. In Groundwater: Past Achievements and Future Challenges, Proc 30th IAH Congress, Cape Town, South Africa, 26 Nov-1 Dec (eds Sililo, O. et al), Balkema, Rotterdam, 41-47.
Taylor, R.G., Barrett, M.H., Baines, O.P., Trowsdale, S.A., Lerner, D.N. & Thornton, S.F. (2000). Depth variations in aquifer hydrochemistry using a low-cost multilevel piezometer. In Groundwater: Past Achievements and Future Challenges, Proc.30th IAH Congress, Cape Town, South Africa, 26 Nov-1 Dec (eds Sililo, O. et al), Balkema, Rotterdam, 651-654.
Thornton, S.F., Davison, R.M., Lerner, D.N. & Banwart, S.A. (1998). Electron balances in field studies of intrinsic bioremediation. In : GQ98: Groundwater quality: Remediation and Protection, Tübingen, Germany, Sept 1998. IAHS Publ. No. 250, 273-282.
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