Charles T Driscoll

Distinguished Professor and University Professor of Environmental Systems Engineering

  • 26269 Citations
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1977 …2023
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Research Output 1977 2020

1996
236 Citations (Scopus)

Climatic control of nitrate loss from forested watersheds in the northeast United States

Mitchell, M. J., Driscoll, C. T., Kahl, J. S., Likens, G. E., Murdoch, P. S. & Pardo, L. H., 1996, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 30, 8, p. 2609-2612 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Watersheds
Nitrates
watershed
nitrate
drainage water
15 Citations (Scopus)

Critical loads for nitrogen deposition: Case studies at two northern hardwood forests

Pardo, L. H. & Driscoll, C. T., 1996, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 89, 1-2, p. 105-128 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

critical load
Hardwoods
Nitrogen
nitrogen
Eutrophication
22 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of whole catchment liming on the episodic acidification of two adirondack streams

Newton, R. M., Burns, D. A., Blette, V. L. & Driscoll, C. T., 1996, In : Biogeochemistry. 32, 3, p. 299-322 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcium Carbonate
Acidification
liming
Catchments
acidification
105 Citations (Scopus)

Factors regulating throughfall flux in a New Hampshire forested landscape

Lovett, G. M., Nolan, S. S., Driscoll, C. T. & Fahey, T. J., Dec 1996, In : Canadian Journal of Forest Research. 26, 12, p. 2134-2144 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

throughfall
forest types
solutes
solute
canopy
34 Citations (Scopus)

Forest soil solutions: Acid/base chemistry and response to calcite treatment

Geary, R. J. & Driscoll, C. T., 1996, In : Biogeochemistry. 32, 3, p. 195-220 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Calcium Carbonate
forest soil
calcite
Soils
Acids
31 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of organic acids on model projections of lake acidification

Sullivan, T. J., Cosby, B. J., Driscoll, C. T., Charles, D. F. & Hemond, H. F., 1996, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 91, 3-4, p. 271-282 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acidification
Organic acids
organic acid
acidification
Lakes
788 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term effects of acid rain: Response and recovery of a forest ecosystem

Likens, G. E., Driscoll, C. T. & Buso, D. C., Apr 12 1996, In : Science. 272, 5259, p. 244-246 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

acid rain
forest ecosystem
streamwater
acid deposition
drainage water
63 Citations (Scopus)

The experimental watershed liming study: comparison of lake and watershed neutralization strategies

Driscoll, C. T., Cirmo, C. P., Fahey, T. J., Blette, V. L., Bukaveckas, P. A., Burns, D. A., Gubala, C. P., Leopold, D. J., Newton, R. M., Raynal, D. J., Schofield, C. L., Yavitt, J. B. & Porcella, D. B., 1996, In : Biogeochemistry. 32, 3, p. 143-174 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

liming
neutralization
Watersheds
Lakes
watershed
34 Citations (Scopus)

The impacts of a watershed CaCO3 treatment on stream and wetland biogeochemistry in the Adirondack Mountains

Cirmo, C. P. & Driscoll, C. T., 1996, In : Biogeochemistry. 32, 3, p. 265-297 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biogeochemistry
Wetlands
biogeochemistry
Watersheds
Ponds
1995
25 Citations (Scopus)

Acid-base chemistry and aluminum transport in an acidic watershed and pond in New Hampshire

Bailey, S. W., Driscoll, C. T. & Hornbeck, J. W., Jun 1995, In : Biogeochemistry. 28, 2, p. 69-91 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ponds
Watersheds
Aluminum
aluminum
pond
19 Citations (Scopus)

A model of soil organic matter and its function in temperate forest soil development

Santore, R. C., Driscoll, C. T. & Aloi, M., 1995, Carbon forms and functions in forest soils. McFee, W. W. & Kelly, J. M. (eds.). SSSA, Madison, WI, p. 275-298 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

temperate forest
forest soil
soil organic matter
biogeochemistry
forest ecosystem
19 Citations (Scopus)

Application of pnet-cn/chess to a spruce stand in Solling, Germany

Postek, K. M., Driscoll, C. T., Aber, J. D. & Santore, R. C., Dec 1 1995, In : Ecological Modelling. 83, 1-2, p. 163-172 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

drainage water
water chemistry
soil water
net primary production
fine root
22 Citations (Scopus)

Biogeochemistry of aluminum in a forest catchment in the Czech Republic impacted by atmospheric inputs of strong acids

Krám, P., Hruška, J., Driscoll, C. T. & Johnson, C. E., Dec 1995, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 85, 3, p. 1831-1836 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biogeochemistry
biogeochemistry
Aluminum
Catchments
aluminum
60 Citations (Scopus)

Carbon dynamics following clear-cutting of a northern hardwood forest

Johnson, C. E., Driscoll, C. T., Fahey, T. J., Siccama, T. G. & Hughes, J. W., 1995, Carbon forms and functions in forest soils. McFee, W. W. & Kelly, J. M. (eds.). SSSA, Madison, WI, p. 463-488 26 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

clearcutting
dissolved organic carbon
carbon
chlorination
forest floor
80 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in lead biogeochemistry in response to decreasing atmospheric inputs

Johnson, C. E., Siccama, T. G., Driscoll, C. T., Likens, G. E. & Moeller, R. E., 1995, In : Ecological Applications. 5, 3, p. 813-822 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biogeochemistry
water pollution
atmospheric pollution
long-term effect
14 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in the concentrations and speciation of aluminum in response to an experimental addition of ammonium sulfate to the bear Brook Watershed, Maine, USA

Postek, K. M., Driscoll, C. T., Kahl, J. S. & Norton, S. A., Dec 1995, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 85, 3, p. 1733-1738 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ammonium Sulfate
ammonium sulfate
Watersheds
Aluminum
aluminum
53 Citations (Scopus)

Factors regulating residual aluminium concentrations in treated waters

Driscoll, C. T. & Letterman, R. D., 1995, In : Environmetrics. 6, 3, p. 287-309 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum
aluminum
Water
Field Study
water
6 Citations (Scopus)

Lake and watershed neutralization strategies

Porcella, D. B., Driscoll, C. T., Schofield, C. L. & Newton, R. M., Dec 1995, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 85, 2, p. 889-894 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

neutralization
Watersheds
Lakes
watershed
lake
82 Citations (Scopus)

Long-term trends in the chemistry of precipitation and lake water in the Adirondack Region of New York, USA

Driscoll, C. T., Poster, K. M., Kretser, W. & Raynal, D. J., Dec 1995, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 85, 2, p. 583-588 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lake water
Lakes
Water
lake
atmospheric deposition
53 Citations (Scopus)

Nitrogen retention capacity of a northern hardwood forest soil under ammonium sulfate additions

Christ, M., Zhang Yimin, Y., Likens, G. E. & Driscoll, C. T., 1995, In : Ecological Applications. 5, 3, p. 802-812 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ammonium sulfate
forest soil
nitrogen
47 Citations (Scopus)

Patterns of nitrate loss from a chronosequence of clear-cut watersheds

Pardo, L. H., Driscoll, C. T. & Likens, G. E., Dec 1995, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 85, 3, p. 1659-1664 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

chronosequence
Watersheds
Nitrates
watershed
nitrate
47 Citations (Scopus)

Patterns of total mercury concentrations in Onondaga Lake, New York

Wang, W. & Driscoll, C. T., 1995, In : Environmental Science and Technology. p. 2261-2266 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mercury
Lakes
lake
Sulfides
sulfide
275 Citations (Scopus)

The role of dissolved organic carbon in the chemistry and bioavailability of mercury in remote Adirondack lakes

Driscoll, C. T., Blette, V., Yan, C., Schofield, C. L., Munson, R. & Holsapple, J., Feb 1995, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 80, 1-4, p. 499-508 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Organic carbon
Mercury
Fish
bioavailability
dissolved organic carbon
28 Citations (Scopus)

Workshop on Comparison of Forest-Soil-Atmosphere Models: Preface

van Grinsven, H. J. M., Driscoll, C. T. & Tiktak, A., Dec 1 1995, In : Ecological Modelling. 83, 1-2, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

forest soil
atmosphere
comparison
atmospheric deposition
soil
1994
27 Citations (Scopus)

Changes in inorganic carbon chemistry and deposition of Onondaga Lake, New York

Driscoll, C. T., Effler, S. W. & Doerr, S. M., 1994, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 28, 7, p. 1211-1218 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

inorganic carbon
Lakes
Carbon
dissolved inorganic carbon
alkalinity
120 Citations (Scopus)

Modeling the acid-base chemistry of organic solutes in Adirondack, New York, lakes

Driscoll, C. T., Lehtinen, M. D. & Sullivan, T. J., 1994, In : Water Resources Research. 30, 2, p. 297-306 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

solutes
Lakes
solute
analog model
chemistry
16 Citations (Scopus)

The Adirondack Manipulation and Modeling Project (AMMP): design and preliminary results

Mitchell, M. J., Driscoll, C. T., Porter, J. H., Raynal, D. J., Schaefer, D. & White, E. H., 1994, In : Forest Ecology and Management. 68, 1, p. 87-100 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

project design
Adirondacks
modeling
soil solution
throughfall
138 Citations (Scopus)

The biogeochemistry of potassium at Hubbard Brook

Likens, G. E., Driscoll, C. T., Buso, D. C., Siccama, T. G., Johnson, C. E., Lovett, G. M., Ryan, D. F., Fahey, T. & Reiners, W. A., Jan 1994, In : Biogeochemistry. 25, 2, p. 61-125 65 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biogeochemistry
biogeochemistry
Ecosystems
Potassium
potassium
163 Citations (Scopus)

The effects of whole-tree clear-cutting on soil processes at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, New Hampshire, USA

Dahlgren, R. A. & Driscoll, C. T., Jan 1994, In : Plant and Soil. 158, 2, p. 239-262 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

experimental forests
clearcutting
soil solution
leaching
ions
242 Citations (Scopus)

The mercury cycle and fish in the Adirondack lakes

Driscoll, C. T., Cheng Yan, Y., Schofield, C. L., Munson, R. & Holsapple, J., 1994, Environmental Science & Technology. 3 ed. Vol. 28.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Mercury
Fish
Lakes
lake
fish
1993
2 Citations (Scopus)

A critical review of mass balance methods for calculating critical loads of nitrogen for forested ecosystems

Pardo, L. H. & Driscoll, C. T., 1993, In : ENVIRON.REV.. 1, 2, p. 145-156 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

critical load
Ecosystems
mass balance
Nitrogen
ecosystem
11 Citations (Scopus)

A national critical loads framework for atmospheric deposition effects assessment: IV. Model selection, applications, and critical loads mapping

Holdren, G. R., Strickland, T. C., Cosby, B. J., Marmorek, D., Bernard, D., Santore, R., Driscoll, C. T., Pardo, L., Hunsaker, C., Turner, R. S. & Aber, J., May 1993, In : Environmental Management. 17, 3, p. 355-363 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

critical load
atmospheric deposition
Ecosystems
Aquatic ecosystems
Decision making
23 Citations (Scopus)

A strategy for the regional analysis of the effects of physical and chemical climate change on biogeochemical cycles in northeastern (U.S.) forests

Aber, J. D., Driscoll, C. T., Federer, C. A., Lathrop, R., Lovett, G., Melillo, J. M., Steudler, P. & Vogelmann, J., 1993, In : Ecological Modelling. 67, 1, p. 37-47 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

biogeochemical cycle
biogeochemical cycles
climate change
prediction
ecosystems
55 Citations (Scopus)

Beaver pond biogeochemistry: Acid neutralizing capacity generation in a headwater wetland

Cirmo, C. P. & Driscoll, C. T., Dec 1993, In : Wetlands. 13, 4, p. 277-292 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biogeochemistry
Ponds
Wetlands
biogeochemistry
headwater
1 Citation (Scopus)

Device for finely resolved sampling of littoral lake regions: design and operation

Gubala, C. P., Driscoll, C. T., Newton, R. M. & Schofield, C., 1993, In : Hydrological Processes. 7, 1, p. 99-104 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lake
sampling
snowmelt
episodic event
spawning ground
123 Citations (Scopus)

Experimental inducement of nitrogen saturation at the watershed scale

Kahl, J. S., Norton, S. A., Fernandez, I. J., Nadelhoffer, K. J., Driscoll, C. T. & Aber, J. D., 1993, Environmental Science & Technology. 3 ed. Vol. 27. p. 565-568 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Watersheds
Nitrogen
watershed
saturation
Catchments
21 Citations (Scopus)

Flow path-composition relationships for groundwater entering an acidic lake

Schafran, G. C. & Driscoll, C. T., 1993, Water Resources Research. 1 ed. Vol. 29. p. 145-154 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

groundwater
lake
shoreline
alkalinity
anion
23 Citations (Scopus)

Identifying sources of snowmelt acidification with a watershed mixing model

Schaefer, D. A. & Driscoll, C. T., Apr 1993, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 67, 3-4, p. 345-365 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acidification
Watersheds
snowmelt
acidification
watershed
70 Citations (Scopus)

pH-dependent binding of aluminum by a fulvic acid

Browne, B. A. & Driscoll, C. T., 1993, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 27, 5, p. 915-922 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

fulvic acid
Aluminum
aluminum
Acids
Water
148 Citations (Scopus)

Seasonal and long-term temporal patterns in the chemistry of Adirondack lakes

Driscoll, C. T. & Van Dreason, R., Apr 1993, In : Water, Air, & Soil Pollution. 67, 3-4, p. 319-344 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lakes
lake
Acids
acid
Monitoring
31 Citations (Scopus)

Supply of phosphorus to the water column of a productive hardwater lake: controlling mechanisms and management considerations

Driscoll, C. T., Effler, S. W., Auer, M. T., Doerr, S. M. & Penn, M. R., Mar 1993, In : Hydrobiologia. 253, 1-3, p. 61-72 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Lakes
Phosphorus
water column
phosphorus
lakes
1992
60 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison between pyrocatechol violet and 8-hydroxyquinoline procedures for determining aluminum fractions

McAvoy, D. C., Santore, R. C., Shosa, J. D. & Driscoll, C. T., 1992, In : Soil Science Society of America Journal. 56, 2, p. 449-455 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pyrocatechol
8-hydroxyquinoline
aluminum
ion exchange
specific ion electrodes
26 Citations (Scopus)

Methane fluxes, concentrations, and production in two Adirondack beaver impoundments

Yavitt, J. B., Angell, L. L., Fahey, T. J., Cirmo, C. P. & Driscoll, C. T., 1992, Limnology & Oceanography. 5 ed. Vol. 37. p. 1057-1066 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

impoundment
methane
sediment-water interface
moss
woodland
33 Citations (Scopus)

Relationships between stream acidity and bacteria, macroinvertebrates, and fish: a comparison of north temperate and south temperate mountain streams, USA

Mulholland, P. J., Driscoll, C. T., Elwood, J. W., Osgood, M. P., Palumbo, A. V., Rosemond, A. D., Smith, M. E. & Schofield, C., Sep 1992, In : Hydrobiologia. 239, 1, p. 7-24 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mountain stream
Adirondacks
Acidity
macroinvertebrates
Fish
3 Citations (Scopus)
snowmelt
acidification
lake
86 Citations (Scopus)

Soluble aluminum silicates: Stoichiometry, stability, and implications for environmental geochemistry

Browne, B. A. & Driscoll, C. T., Jun 19 1992, In : Science. 256, 5064, p. 1667-1670 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Aluminum Silicates
Minerals
Water
Solubility
Soil
22 Citations (Scopus)

Thermal stratification modeling of lakes with sediment heat flux

Tsay, T. K., Ruggaber, G. J., Effler, S. W. & Driscoll, C. T., 1992, In : Journal of Hydraulic Engineering. 118, 3, p. 407-419 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thermal stratification
heat flux
Lakes
Heat flux
Sediments
19 Citations (Scopus)

Use of historical assessment for evaluation of process-based model projections of future environmental change: Lake acidification in the adirondack mountains, New York, USA

Sullivan, T. J., Turner, R. S., Charles, D. F., Cumming, B. F., Smol, J. P., Schofield, C. L., Driscoll, C. T., Cosby, B. J., Birks, H. J. B., Uutala, A. J., Kingston, J. C., Dixit, S. S., Bernert, J. A., Ryan, P. F. & Marmorek, D. R., 1992, In : Environmental Pollution. 77, 2-3, p. 253-262 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Process Assessment (Health Care)
Acidification
Lakes
acidification
environmental change
1991
18 Citations (Scopus)

Chemistry of a near-shore lake region during spring snowmelt

Gubala, C. P., Driscoll, C. T., Newton, R. M. & Schofield, C. L., 1991, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 25, 12, p. 2024-2030 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

shore (nonmarine)
Springs (water)
Runoff
snowmelt
Lakes
21 Citations (Scopus)

Effects of whole-lake base addition on the optical properties of three clearwater acidic lakes

Bukaveckas, P. A. & Driscoll, C. T., 1991, Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences. 6 ed. Vol. 48. p. 1030-1040 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

light attenuation
liming
optical property
lake
gelbstoff