Geoffrey C. Bohling


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  • Associate Scientist; Courtesy Associate Professor
  • Research Centers
  • Kansas Geological Survey

Contact Info

Office Phone:
Moore Hall, room #406
University of Kansas
1930 Constant Avenue
Lawrence, KS 66047

Selected Publications

Fiori, Aldo, Elena Volpi, Antonio Zarlenga, and Geoffrey C. Bohling. “Gaussian or Non-Gaussian Logconductivity Distribution at the MADE Site: What Is Its Impact on the Breakthrough Curve?” Journal Articles. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology 179 (27, 2015): 25–34. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jconhyd.2015.05.004.Zschornak, L., G. C. Bohling, J. J. Butler Jr., and P. Dietrich. “Hydraulic Profiling with the Direct-Push Permeameter:  Assessment of Probe Configuration and Analysis Methodology.” Journal Articles. Journal of Hydrology 496 (2013): 195–204. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2013.05.036.Bohling, G. C., G. Liu, S. J. Knobbe, E. C. Reboulet, D. W. Hyndman, P. Dietrich, and J. J. Butler Jr. “Geostatistical Analysis of Centimeter-Scale Hydraulic Conductivity Variations at the MADE Site.” Journal Articles. Water Resources Research 48, no. 2 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1029/2011WR010791.Dogan, M., R. L. Van Dam, G. C. Bohling, J. J. Butler Jr., and D. W. Hyndman. “Hydrostratigraphic Analysis of the MADE Site with Full-Resolution GPR and Direct-Push Hydraulic Profiling.” Journal Articles. Geophysical Research Letters 38 (2011): L06405. https://doi.org/10.1029/2010GL046439.Bohling, G. C., and J. J. Butler Jr. “Inherent Limitations of Hydraulic Tomography.” Journal Articles. Ground Water 48, no. 6 (2010): 809–24. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-6584.2010.00757.x.Liu, G., J. J. Butler Jr., G. C. Bohling, S. Reboulet, S. Knobbe, and D. W. Hyndman. “A New Method for High-Resolution Characterization of Hydraulic Conductivity.” Journal Articles. Water Resources Research 45 (2009): W08202. https://doi.org/10.1029/2009WR008319.Bohling, G. C. “Sensitivity and Resolution of Tomographic Pumping Tests in an Alluvial Aquifer.” Journal Articles. Water Resources Research 45 (2009): W02420. https://doi.org/10.1029/2008WR007249.Bohling, G. C. “Information Fusion in Regularized Inversion of Tomographic Pumping Tests.” Book Chapters. In Quantitative Information Fusion for Hydrological Sciences, edited by X. Cai and T.-C. J. Yeh, 137–62. Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2008.Liu, G., G. C. Bohling, and J. J. Butler Jr. “Simulation Assessment of the Direct-Push Permeameter for Characterizing Vertical Variations in Hydraulic Conductivity.” Journal Articles. Water Resources Research 44 (2008): W02432.Bohling, G. C., J. J. Butler Jr., X. Zhan, and M. D. Knoll. “A Field Assessment of the Value of Steady-Shape Hydraulic Tomography for Characterization of Aquifer Heterogeneities.” Journal Articles. Water Resources Research 43, no. 5 (2007): W05430.Dubois, M. K., G. C. Bohling, and S. Chakrabarti. “Comparison of Four Approaches to a Rock Facies Classification Problem.” Journal Articles. Computers & Geosciences 33, no. 5 (2007): 599–617.Macfarlane, P. A., G. C. Bohling, K. W. Thompson, and M. A. Townsend. “Helping Students Make the Transition from Novice Learner of Ground-Water Concepts to Expert Using the Plume Busters Software.” Journal Articles. Journal of Geoscience Education 54, no. 5 (2006): 610–19.Dubois, M. K., A. P. Byrnes, G. C. Bohling, and J. H. Doveton. “Multiscale Geologic and Petrophysical Modeling of the Giant Hugoton Gas Field (Permian), Kansas and Oklahoma.” Book Chapters. In Giant Reservoirs of the World: From Rocks to Reservoir Characterization and Modeling, edited by P. M. Harris and L. J. Weber, 307–53, 2006.Bohling, G. C., and J. H. Doveton. “The Oz Machine:  A Java Applet for Interactive Instruction in Geological Log Interpretation.” Journal Articles. Geosphere 2, no. 5 (2006): 269–74.Bohling, G. C. “CHRONOS Age-Depth Plot: A Java Application for Stratigraphic Data Analysis.” Journal Articles. Geosphere 1, no. 2 (2005): 78–84.Bohling, G. C., X. Zhan, J. J. Butler Jr., and L. Zheng. “Steady-Shape Analysis of Tomographic Pumping Tests for Characterization of Aquifer Heterogeneities.” Journal Articles. Water Resources Research 38, no. 12 (2002): 1324. https://doi.org/10.1029/2001WR001176.Bohling, G. C., and J. J. Butler Jr. “Lr2dinv: A Finite-Difference Model for Inverse Analysis of Two-Dimensional Linear or Radial Groundwater Flow.” Journal Articles. Computers & Geosciences 27, no. 10 (2001): 1147–56.Harff, J., G. C. Bohling, R. Endler, J. C. Davis, H. Kunzendorf, R. A. Olea, W. Schwarzacher, and M. Voss. “Physico-Chemical Zonation of Gotland Basin (Baltic Sea) Holocene Sediments.” Journal Articles. Baltica 14 (2001): 58–66.Butler, J. J., Jr., C. D. McElwee, and G. C. Bohling. “Pumping Tests in Networks of Multilevel Sampling Wells:  Motivation and Methodology.” Journal Articles. Water Resources Research 35, no. 11 (1999): 3553–60.Bohling, G. C., J. C. Davis, R. A. Olea, and J. Harff. “Singularity and Nonnormality in the Classification of Compositional Data.” Journal Articles. Mathematical Geology 30, no. 1 (1998): 5–20.Bohling, G. C. “GSLIB-Style Programs for Discriminant Analysis and Regionalized Classification.” Journal Articles. Computers & Geosciences 23, no. 7 (1997): 739–61.McElwee, C. D., G. C. Bohling, and J. J. Butler Jr. “Sensitivity Analysis of Slug Tests I: The Slugged Well.” Journal Articles. Journal of Hydrology 164 (1994): 53–67.McElwee, C. D., J. J. Butler Jr., G. C. Bohling, and W. Liu. “Sensitivity Analysis of Slug Tests II: Observation Wells.” Journal Articles. Journal of Hydrology 164 (1994): 69–87.Butler, J. J., Jr., G. C. Bohling, Z. Hyder, and C. D. McElwee. “The Use of Slug Tests to Describe Vertical Variations in Hydraulic Conductivity.” Journal Articles. Journal of Hydrology 156 (1994): 137–62.Bohling, G. C., and J. C. Davis. “A Fortran Program for Monte Carlo Simulation of Oil Field Discovery Sequences.” Journal Articles. Computers & Geosciences 19, no. 10 (1993): 1529–43.Bohling, G. C. “Hydraulic Tomography in Two-Dimensional, Steady-State Groundwater Flow.” Reports. KGS Open-File Report 93-17, 1993.Bohling, G. C., and C. D. McElwee. “SUPRPUMP: An Interactive Program for Well Test Analysis and Design.” Journal Articles. Ground Water 30, no. 2 (1992): 262–68.