Director IMER & IEP Energy Mining & Resources
Institute for Mineral and Energy Resources
Division of Research and Innovation
Michael Evan Goodsite B.Sc.C.E., M.Sc.Env.E., MBA, Ph.D. FIEAust, CPEng, EngExec, NER, APEC Engineer, IntPE(Aus), FIUPAC, MAusIMM, MAICD, is a civil- and environmental engineering full professor & Director of The Institute for Mineral and Energy Resources (IMER - Modern Energy Systems). He is appointed by the DVC(R) as the Academic Coordinator of the UoA's Industry Engagement Priority for Energy, Mining & Resources. He arrived at the UoA in October 2018 and has served as Head of the School of Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering; Head (ad interim) of the Australian School of Petroleum (ASP) which is now ASPER and the inaugural Director of Commercialisation for the Faculty of ECMS. Professor Goodsite has public and private leadership experience. Members of the South Australian Chamber of Mines & Energy (SACOME) elected him as a councillor in 2021. Former positions include: The Region of Southern Denmark’s Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for Regional Development. A portfolio that included Regional business development, environment, and natural resources. An experienced Board member: he currently is appointed by the Danish Minister of Energy to the Board of the Danish National Energy Technology Development and Demonstration Programme (EUDP) as well as other associations and businesses. His international university service includes Special Advisor to the Peking University Centre for Natural Resource Economics, China; Adjunct Professor to the University of Iceland, Advisory Board member of one of India's newest public universities & Non-Resident Senior Research Fellow to the Institute for Security and Development Policy (ISDP) in Stockholm, Sweden. His research interests: resources for our future and the future of our resources; modeling adaptive systems in the energy and environmental nexus; climate adaptation. He is a former military officer & was Director of the US Army Cyber Counterintelligence Activity. He was chair of the ECMS In Situ Resource Utilisation (ISRU) initiative, which evolved into the Andy Thomas Centre for Space Resources, where he leads the mineral extractive module. Professor Goodsite is an expert evaluator/assessor for national and international research programs and universities.
Professor Michael Goodsite
Director, Institute for Mineral and Energy Resources (IMER) - Modern Energy Systems and Academic Coordinator, for the University of Adelaide, Industry Engagement Priority for Energy, Mining and Resources
Michael Evan Goodsite MBA, PhD, FIEAust CPEng EngExec is a professor of civil and environmental engineering in the School for Civil, Environmental and Mining Engineering (CEME). An MBA in global management with experience as the Region of Southern Denmark’s Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for regional development, a portfolio which included regional development, transportation, education, environment, and natural resources. He is an experienced director: currently an elected councillor of SACOME; appointed by the Danish Minister of Energy to the Board of the Danish National Energy Technology Development and Demonstration Programme (EUDP), as well as other associations and businesses. His international university service has included being Special Advisor to the Peking University Centre for Natural Resource Economics, China, as well as a Senior Fellow at the Swedish Institute for Security and Development Policy (ISDP). Research interests include: meeting resource demand, especially with respect to copper, climate adaptation, green building and planning, and as a former military officer, operational efficiency/“green defense”. He is an expert evaluator/assessor for national and international research programs.
Year Citation 2021 Hessel, V., Tran, N. N., Orandi, S., Asrami, M. R., Goodsite, M., & Nguyen, H. (2021). Continuous-Flow Extraction of Adjacent Metals—A Disruptive Economic Window for In Situ Resource Utilization of Asteroids?. Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, 60(7), 3368-3388.
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2018 Wang, Z., Ren, J., Goodsite, M., & Xu, G. (2018). Waste-to-energy, municipal solid waste treatment, and best available technology: Comprehensive evaluation by an interval-valued fuzzy multi-criteria decision making method. Journal of Cleaner Production, 172, 887-899.
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2018 Landauer, M., Goodsite, M., & Juhola, S. (2018). Nordic national climate adaptation and tourism strategies–(how) are they interlinked?. Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism, 18(sup1), 75-86.
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2016 Goodsite, M. E., Bertelsen, R. G., Cassotta Pertoldi-Bianchi, S., Ren, J., van der Watt, L. M., & Johannsson, H. (2016). The role of science diplomacy: a historical development and international legal framework of arctic research stations under conditions of climate change, post-cold war geopolitics and globalization/power transition. Journal of Environmental Studies and Sciences, 6(4), 645-661.
2016 Outridge, P., Goodsite, M., Bennike, O., Rausch, N., & Shotyk, W. (2016). Seabird transfer of nutrients and trace elements from the north water polynya to land during the mid-holocene warm period, carey islands, northwest Greenland. Arctic, 69(3), 253-265.
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2016 Ren, J., Xu, D., Cao, H., Wei, S., Dong, L., & Goodsite, M. (2016). Sustainability decision support framework for industrial system prioritization. AIChE Journal, 62(1), 108-130.
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2016 Neset, T., Glaas, E., Ballantyne, A., Linnér, B., Opach, T., Navarra, C., . . . Goodsite, M. (2016). Climate change effects at your doorstep: geographic visualization to support Nordic homeowners in adapting to climate change. Applied Geography, 74, 65-72.
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2015 Sanderson, H., & Goodsite, M. (2015). Editorial—global climate change and contaminants. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 12(7), 7582-7584.
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2015 Ren, J., Dong, L., Sun, L., Goodsite, M., Tan, S., & Dong, L. (2015). Life cycle cost optimization of biofuel supply chains under uncertainties based on interval linear programming. Bioresource Technology, 187, 6-13.
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2015 Ren, J., Dong, L., Sun, L., Evan Goodsite, M., Dong, L., Luo, X., & Sovacool, B. (2015). "Supply push" or "demand pull?": strategic recommendations for the responsible development of biofuel in China. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 52, 382-392.
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2015 Ren, J., Goodsite, M. E., & Sovacool, B. K. (2015). Climate justice more vital than democracy. NATURE, 526(7573), 323.
2015 Glaas, E., Gammelgaard Ballantyne, A., Neset, T., Linnér, B., Navarra, C., Johansson, J., . . . Goodsite, M. (2015). Facilitating climate change adaptation through communication: Insights from the development of a visualization tool. Energy Research and Social Science, 10, 57-61.
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2015 Sovacool, B., Linnér, B., & Goodsite, M. (2015). The political economy of climate adaptation. Nature Climate Change, 5(7), 616-618.
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2015 Ren, J., Tan, S., Goodsite, M., Sovacool, B., & Dong, L. (2015). Sustainability, shale gas, and energy transition in China: Assessing barriers and prioritizing strategic measures. Energy, 84(C), 551-562.
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2015 Ren, J., Tan, S., Yang, L., Goodsite, M., Pang, C., & Dong, L. (2015). Optimization of emergy sustainability index for biodiesel supply network design. Energy Conversion and Management, 92, 312-321.
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2015 Ren, J., Goodsite, M. E., & Sovacool, B. K. (2015). Climate change: Climate justice more vital than democracy. Nature, 526(7573), 323.
2015 Cassotta, S., Hossain, K., Ren, J., & Goodsite, M. E. (2015). Climate Change and China as a Global Emerging Regulatory Sea Power in the Arctic Ocean: Is China a Threat for Arctic Ocean Security?. Beijing Law Review, 06(03), 199-207.
2015 Ren, J., Tan, S., & Dong, L. (2015). Analysis of the barriers of sustainable e-waste recycling industry in China. WASTE MANAGEMENT, 44, I-II.
2014 Johannsdottir, L., Davidsdottir, B., Goodsite, M., & Olafsson, S. (2014). What is the potential and demonstrated role of non-life insurers in fulfilling climate commitments? A case study of Nordic insurers. Environmental Science and Policy, 38, 87-106.
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2014 Juhola, S., Goodsite, M., Davis, M., Klein, R., Davídsdóttir, B., Atlason, R., . . . Gammelgaard Ballantyne, A. (2014). Adaptation decision-making in the Nordic countries: assessing the potential for joint action. Environment Systems and Decisions, 34(4), 600-611.
2014 Sanei, H., Petersen, H., Schovsbo, N., Jiang, C., & Goodsite, M. (2014). Petrographic and geochemical composition of kerogen in the Furongian (U. Cambrian) Alum Shale, central Sweden: Reflections on the petroleum generation potential. International Journal of Coal Geology, 132, 158-169.
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2014 Goodsite, M. E. (2014). Comment: China and the climate change debate. Thunderbird International Business Review, 56(2), 219-220.
2014 Johannsdottir, L., Davidsdottir, B., Goodsite, M., & Olafsson, S. (2014). Insurers' role in enhancing development and utilization of environmentally sound technologies: a case study of Nordic insurers. Journal of Cleaner Production, 65, 526-538.
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2013 Holm, P., Goodsite, M. E., Cloetingh, S., Agnoletti, M., Moldan, B., Lang, D. J., . . . Zondervan, R. (2013). Collaboration between the natural, social and human sciences in Global Change Research. Environmental Science and Policy, 28, 25-35.
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2013 Cassotta, S., & Goodsite, M. (2013). A regulatory multilevel and multidisciplinary contextual analysis of environmental impact assessment (EIA) relevant to Greenland: Offshore oil drilling and the imperfect equation. European Energy and Environmental Law Review, 22(2), 46-69.
2013 Hamilton, M. C., Thekdi, S. A., Jenicek, E. M., Harmon, R. S., Goodsite, M. E., Case, M. P., . . . Lambert, J. H. (2013). Case studies of scenario analysis for adaptive management of natural resource and infrastructure systems. Environmentalist, 33(1), 89-103.
2013 Goodsite, M. E., Outridge, P. M., Christensen, J. H., Dastoor, A., Muir, D., Travnikov, O., & Wilson, S. (2013). How well do environmental archives of atmospheric mercury deposition in the Arctic reproduce rates and trends depicted by atmospheric models and measurements?. Science of the Total Environment, 452-453, 196-207.
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2013 Schotter, A., & Goodsite, M. E. (2013). Interdisciplinary perspectives on competitive climate strategy in multinational corporations. Thunderbird International Business Review, 55(6), 629-632.
2012 Goodsite, M. E., Plane, J. M. C., & Skov, H. (2012). Erratum: A theoretical study of the oxidation of Hg0 to HgBr2 in the troposphere (Environmental Science and Technology (2004) 38:6 (1772-1776) DOI: 10.1021/es034680s). Environmental Science and Technology, 46(9), 5262.
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2011 Outridge, P. M., Sanei, H., Stern, G. A., Goodsite, M., Hamilton, P. B., Carrie, J., . . . MacDonald, R. W. (2011). Comment on climate change and mercury accumulation in Canadian high and subarctic lakes. Environmental Science and Technology, 45(15), 6703-6704.
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2009 Goodsite, M. E., Armstrong, R., & Nielsen, O. J. (2009). The nautilus evolving architecture and city landscapes for future sustainable development. Technoetic Arts, 7(2), 105-115.
2009 Hertel, O., & Goodsite, M. E. (2009). Urban air pollution climates throughout the world. Issues in Environmental Science and Technology, 28, 1-22.
2008 Steffen, A., Douglas, T., Amyot, M., Ariya, P., Aspmo, K., Berg, T., . . . Temme, C. (2008). A synthesis of atmospheric mercury depletion event chemistry in the atmosphere and snow. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 8(6), 1445-1482.
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2008 Bennike, O., Goodsite, M., & Heinemeier, J. (2008). Palaeoecology of Holocene peat deposits from Nordvestø, north-west Greenland. Journal of Paleolimnology, 40(1), 557-565.
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2007 Skov, H., Sørensen, B. T., Landis, M. S., Johnson, M. S., Sacco, P., Goodsite, M. E., . . . Christiansen, K. S. (2007). Performance of a new diffusive sampler for Hg<sup>0</sup> determination in the troposphere. Environmental Chemistry, 4(2), 75-80.
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2007 Simpson, W. R., Von Glasow, R., Riedel, K., Anderson, P., Ariya, P., Bottenheim, J., . . . Wolff, E. (2007). Halogens and their role in polar boundary-layer ozone depletion. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 7(16), 4375-4418.
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2006 Brooks, S. B., Saiz-Lopez, A., Skov, H., Lindberg, S. E., Plane, J. M. C., & Goodsite, M. E. (2006). The mass balance of mercury in the springtime arctic environment. Geophysical Research Letters, 33(13), 4 pages.
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2006 Skov, H., Brooks, S. B., Goodsite, M. E., Lindberg, S. E., Meyers, T. P., Landis, M. S., . . . Christensen, J. (2006). Fluxes of reactive gaseous mercury measured with a newly developed method using relaxed eddy accumulation. Atmospheric Environment, 40(28), 5452-5463.
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2006 Hylander, L. D., & Goodsite, M. E. (2006). Environmental costs of mercury pollution. Science of the Total Environment, 368(1), 352-370.
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2005 Shotyk, W., Goodsite, M. E., Roos-Barraclough, F., Givelet, N., Le Roux, G., Weiss, D., . . . Lohse, C. (2005). Accumulation rates and predominant atmospheric sources of natural and anthropogenic Hg and Pb on the Faroe Islands. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 69(1), 1-17.
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2005 Bindler, R., Cortizas, A., Blaauw, M., Shotyk, W., Givelet, N., Cheburkin, A., . . . Roos-Barraclough, F. (2005). Comment on "Atmospheric mercury accumulation rates between 5900 and 800 calibrated years BP in the high arctic of Canada recorded by peat hummocks" (multiple letters). Environmental Science and Technology, 39(3), 908-912.
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2005 Shotyk, W., Givelet, N., Cheburkin, A. K., Goodsite, M. E., & Roos-Barraclough, F. (2005). Response to comment on "Atmospheric mercury accumulation rates between 5900 and 800 calibrated years BP in the High Arctic of Canada recorded by peat hummocks". ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, 39(3), 910-912.
2004 Nørnberg, T., Goodsite, M. E., & Shotyk, W. (2004). An improved motorized corer and sample processing system for frozen peat. Arctic, 57(3), 242-246.
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2004 Ferrari, C. P., Dommergue, A., Boutron, C. F., Skov, H., Goodsite, M., & Jensen, B. (2004). Nighttime production of elemental gaseous mercury in interstitial air of snow at Station Nord, Greenland. Atmospheric Environment, 38(17), 2727-2735.
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2004 Givelet, N., Roos-Barraclough, F., Goodsite, M., Cheburkin, A., & Shotyk, W. (2004). Atmospheric mercury accumulation between 5900 and 800 calibrated years BP in the high arctic of Canada recorded by Peat Hummocks. Environmental Science and Technology, 38(19), 4964-4972.
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2004 Skov, H., Christensen, J., Goodsite, M., Heidam, N., Jensen, B., Wåhlin, P., & Geernaert, G. (2004). Fate of Elemental Mercury in the Arctic during Atmospheric Mercury Depletion Episodes and the Load of Atmospheric Mercury to the Arctic. Environmental Science and Technology, 38(8), 2373-2382.
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2004 Goodsite, M., Plane, J., & Skov, H. (2004). A Theoretical Study of the Oxidation of Hg<sup>0</sup> to HgBr<inf>2</inf> in the Troposphere. Environmental Science and Technology, 38(6), 1772-1776.
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2003 Shotyk, W., Goodsite, M. E., Roos-Barraclough, F., Frei, R., Heinemeier, J., Asmund, G., . . . Hansen, T. S. (2003). Anthropogenic contributions to atmospheric Hg, Pb and As accumulation recorded by peat cores from southern Greenland and Denmark dated using the <sup>14</sup>C "bomb pulse curve". Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 67(21), 3991-4011.
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2002 Goodsite, M., Rom, W., Heinemeier, J., Lange, T., Ooi, S., Appleby, P., . . . Hansen, T. (2002). Erratum: High-resolution AMS <sup>14</sup>C dating of post-bomb peat archives of atmospheric pollutants (Radiocarbon (2001) 43:2B (495-515)). Radiocarbon, 44(1), 396. 2002 Lindberg, S., Brooks, S., Lin, C., Scott, K., Landis, M., Stevens, R., . . . Richter, A. (2002). Dynamic oxidation of gaseous mercury in the arctic troposphere at polar sunrise. Environmental Science and Technology, 36(6), 1245-1256.
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2002 Goodsite, M., Rom, W., Heinemeier, J., Lange, T., Ooi, S., Appleby, P., . . . Hansen, T. (2002). High-resolution AMS C-14 dating of post-bomb peat archives of atmospheric pollutants (vol 43, pg 495, 2001). RADIOCARBON, 44(1), 396. 2002 Roos-Barraclough, F., Givelet, N., Martinez-Cortizas, A., Goodsite, M., Biester, H., & Shotyk, W. (2002). An analytical protocol for the determination of total mercury concentrations in solid peat samples. Science of the Total Environment, 292(1-2), 129-139.
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2001 Goodsite, M. E., Rom, W., Heinemeier, J., Lange, T., Ooi, S., Appleby, P. G., . . . Hansen, T. S. (2001). High-resolution AMS <sup>14</sup>C dating of post-bomb peat archives of atmospheric pollutants. Radiocarbon, 43(2 PART II), 495-515.
— Steffen, A., Douglas, T., Amyot, M., Ariya, P., Aspmo, K., Berg, T., . . . Temme, C. (n.d.). A synthesis of atmospheric mercury depletion event chemistry linking atmosphere, snow and water.
Year Citation 2008 Johnson, M. S., & Goodsite, M. E. (2008). Chapter 1 Applications of Theoretical Methods to Atmospheric Science (Vol. 55). J. R. Sabin, & E. Brandas (Eds.), ELSEVIER ACADEMIC PRESS INC.
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2008 Ariya, P. A., Skov, H., Grage, M. M. L., & Goodsite, M. E. (2008). Chapter 4 Gaseous Elemental Mercury in the Ambient Atmosphere: Review of the Application of Theoretical Calculations and Experimental Studies for Determination of Reaction Coefficients and Mechanisms with Halogens and Other Reactants (Vol. 55). J. R. Sabin, & E. Brandas (Eds.), ELSEVIER ACADEMIC PRESS INC.
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Year Citation 2017 Ren, J., Xu, D., Cao, H., Wei, S., Dong, L., & Goodsite, M. (2017). Sustainability Decision Support Framework for the Prioritization of Hydrogen Energy Systems. In A. Scipioni, A. Manzardo, & J. Ren (Eds.), Hydrogen Economy: Supply Chain, Life Cycle Analysis and Energy Transition for Sustainability (pp. 225-276). London; United Kingdom: Academic Press.
2016 Cassotta, S., Hossain, K., Ren, J., & Goodsite, M. E. (2016). Climate Change and Human Security in a Regulatory Multilevel and Multidisciplinary Dimension: The Case of the Arctic Environmental Ocean. In W. L. Filho, H. Musa, G. Cavan, P. O'Hare, & J. Seixas (Eds.), Climate Change Adaptation, Resilience and Hazards (pp. 71-91). Switzerland: Springer Nature.
2014 Goodsite, M., Skov, H., Asmund, G., Bennike, O., Feilberg, A., Glasius, M., . . . Hermanson, M. H. (2014). Pilot Study of Contaminants near Station Nord, a Military Airbase and Research Station in NE Greenland. In Sustainable Cities and Military Installations (pp. 177-198). Springer Netherlands.
2014 Hamilton, M. C., Goldsmith, W., Harmon, R., Lewis, D., Srdjevic, B., Goodsite, M., . . . Macdonell, M. (2014). Sustainable Water Resources Management: Challenges and Methods. In Sustainable Cities and Military Installations (pp. 133-144). Springer Netherlands.
2012 Goodsite, M. E., & Hertel, O. (2012). Urban Air Quality urban air quality : Sources urban air quality sources and Concentrations urban air quality concentrations. In Encyclopedia of Sustainability Science and Technology (pp. 11291-11311). Springer New York.
2009 Hynes, A. J., Donohoue, D. L., Goodsite, M. E., & Hedgecock, I. M. (2009). Our current understanding of major chemical and physical processes affecting mercury dynamics in the atmosphere and at the air-water/terrestrial interfaces. In Mercury Fate and Transport in the Global Atmosphere: Emissions, Measurements and Models (pp. 427-457). Springer US.
Year Citation 2017 Connelly, E., Akanji, J., Goodsite, M., Kodack, M., Mikkelsen, K., Stoughton, K., & Lambert, J. (2017). Advances in the net-zero paradigm and resilience of net-zero strategic plans for water systems. In M. Goodsite, S. Juhola, E. Hubbard, & M. Moldrup (Eds.), Green Defense Technology: Triple Net Zero Energy, Water and Waste Models and Applications (pp. 171-218). Netherlands: Springer.
2004 Givele, N., Le Roux, G., Cheburkin, A., Chen, B., Frank, J., Goodsite, M. E., . . . Shotyk, W. (2004). Suggested protocol for collecting, handling and preparing peat cores and peat samples for physical, chemical, mineralogical and isotopic analyses. In Journal of Environmental Monitoring Vol. 6 (pp. 481-492). Edinburgh, SCOTLAND: ROYAL SOC CHEMISTRY.
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2003 Givelet, N., Roos-Barraclough, F., Goodsite, M. E., & Shotyk, W. (2003). A 6,000-years record of atmospheric mercury accumulation in the high Arctic from peat deposits on Bathurst Island, Nunavut, Canada. In Journal De Physique. IV : JP Vol. 107 (pp. 545-548). GRENOBLE, FRANCE: EDP SCIENCES S A.
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2001 Goodsite, M., Rom, W., Heinemeier, J., Lange, T., Ooi, S., Appleby, P., . . . Hansen, T. (2001). High-resolution AMS C-14 dating of post-bomb peat archives of atmospheric pollutants. In RADIOCARBON Vol. 43 (pp. 495-515). JERUSALEM, ISRAEL: UNIV ARIZONA DEPT GEOSCIENCES.
2001 Lindberg, S. E., Brooks, S., Lin, J., Scott, K., Goodsite, M., Tilden, M. S., . . . Stevens, R. (2001). Dynamic oxidation of mercury in the arctic troposphere: Mercury speciation in air, deposition, and accumulation in snow from the Barrow, Alaska arctic mercury study.. In ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY Vol. 222 (pp. U429). AMER CHEMICAL SOC.
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