Joseph F. Atkinson

PhD

Joseph Atkinson.

Joseph F. Atkinson

PhD

Joseph F. Atkinson

PhD

Professor; Chair; Director, Great Lakes Program
Adjunct Research Professor - Dept. Geography & Planning, Buffalo State College

Research Topics

Great Lakes modeling (hydrodynamic, water quality); Environmental fluid mechanics; Ecosystem restoration; and Sediment transport

Contact Information

212 Ketter Hall

Buffalo NY, 14260

Phone: (716) 645-2220

atkinson@buffalo.edu

Biography Publications Teaching Research Honors and Awards

Recent Publications

  • Gomez, D., Atkinson, J.F., Rubin, H., and Bennett, S. (2006), “Velocity Distribution in Open Channel Flow”, Water and Environment 70: 7, 51-69 (in Hebrew).
  • Chakraborti, Rajat K., Gardner, Kevin H., Kaur, Jagjit and Atkinson, Joseph F. (2007), “In Situ Analsis of Flocs”, Journal of Water Supply: Research and Technology-AQUA 56 (1): 1-12.
  • Kaur, Jagjit, Jaligama, Gopi, Atkinson, Joseph F., DePinto, Joseph V. and Nemura, Adrienne D. (2007), “Modeling Dissolved Oxygen in a Dredged Lake Erie Tributary”, Journal of Great Lakes Research 33 (1): 62-82.
  • Prakash, Shwet, Atkinson, Joseph F. and Green, Mark L. (2007), “A Semi-Lagrangian Study of Circulation and Transport in Lake Ontario”, Journal of Great Lakes Research 33 (4): 774-790.
  • Singer, Jill, Atkinson, Joseph, Manley, Patricia and McLaren, Patrick (2008), “Understanding Sediment Dynamics using Geological and Engineering Approaches: A Case Study of the Buffalo River Area of Concern, Buffalo, New York”, International Journal of River Basin Management 6 (1): 31-40.
  • Croley, Thomas E., Raikow, David F., He, Chansheng, and Atkinson, Joseph F. (2008), “Hydrological Resource Sheds”, Journal of Hydrologic Engineering 13 (9): 873-885.
  • Chakraborti, Rajat Kanti, Atkinson, Joseph F., and Kaur, Jagjit (2009), “Effect of Mixing on Suspended Particle Size Distribution”, Journal of Environmental Engineering 135 (5): 306-316. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9372(2009)135:5(306).
  • Makarewicz, Joseph C., Boyer, Gregory L., Lewis, Theodore W., Guenther, William, Atkinson, Joseph, and Arnold, Mary (2009), “Spatial and Temporal Distribution of the Cyanotoxin Microsystin-LR in the Lake Ontario ecosystem: Coastal Embayments, Rivers, Nearshore and Offshore, and Upland Lakes”, Journal of Great Lakes Research 35: 83-89.
  • Raikow, David F., Atkinson, Joseph F, and Croley, Thomas E. II (2010), “Development of Resource Shed Delineation in Aquatic Ecosystems”, Environmental Science and Technology 44 (1): 329-334.