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Priya M. Ganguli

Priya M. Ganguli

Postdoctoral Scholar

Marine Chemistry & Geochemistry

Office Phone: +1 508 289 3954

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Ph.D. Earth Sciences, 2013, University of California, Santa Cruz
M.S.  Earth Sciences, 1998, University of California, Santa Cruz
B.S.  Geological Sciences, 1995, Indiana University, Bloomington

Research Interests


In press   Johnson C.D., Swarzenski, P.W., Richardson, C.M., Smith, C.G., Kroeger, K.D., Ganguli, P.M., Ground-truthing electrical resistivity methods in support of submarine groundwater discharge studies: Examples from Hawaii, Washington, and California. Journal of Environmental & Engineering Geophysics.

2014   Ganguli, P.M., Swarzenski, P.W., Dulaiova, H., Glenn, C.R., and Flegal, A.R.  Mercury dynamics in a coastal aquifer: Maunalua Bay, O‘ahu, Hawai‘i.  Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 140, 52-65.

2012   Flegal, A.R., Gallon, C., Conaway, C.H., Ganguli, P.M.  All the lead in China.  Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, 43 (17), p. 1869-1944.

2012   Ganguli, P.M., Conaway, C.H., Swarzenski, P.W., Izbicki, J.A., and Flegal, A.R.  Mercury speciation and transport via submarine groundwater discharge at a Southern California coastal lagoon system.  Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 46 (3), p. 1480-1488.

2009   Black, F.J., Paytan, A., Knee, K.L., De Sieyes, N.R., Ganguli, P.M., Gray, E., and Flegal, A.R. Submarine groundwater discharge of total mercury and monomethylmercury to central California coastal waters. Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 43 (15), p. 5553-5559. 

2009   Johnson, B..E., Esser, B.K., Whyte, D.C., Ganguli, P.M., Austin, C.M., and Hunt, J.R. Mercury accumulation and attenuation at a rapidly forming delta with a point source of mining waste. Science of the Total Environment, vol. 407 (18), p.5056-5070.

2001   Alleman, L.Y., Church, T.M., Ganguli, P.M., Véron, A.J., Flegal, A.R., and Hamelin, B.  Role of oceanic circulation on pollutant lead distribution in the South Atlantic. Deep Sea Research Part II: Topical Studies in Oceanography vol. 48 (13), p. 2855-2876.

2000   Ganguli, P.M., Mason, R.P., Flegal, A.R., Abu-Saba, K.E., and Anderson, R.S.  Mercury speciation in drainage from the New Idria Mine, CA.  Environmental Science and Technology, vol. 34 (22), p. 4773-4779.