Dr. Leif Eric Mattson*
Assistant Professor, Department of Geography,

Nipissing University, 100 College Drive, North Bay, Ontario,
P1B 8L7, CANADA

Office A306, ericm@nipissingu.ca
tel: (705) 474-3450 ext. 4238
fax: (705) 474-1947

* Adjunct Professor-Cold Regions Research Centre, WLU

     EDUCATION
      
Ph.D. Geography,University of Waterloo, 1992.
         M.A.
Geography, University of Waterloo, 1986.
         B.E.S.
Geography, University of Waterloo, 1984.

   

    RESEARCH INTERESTS
       
My current research interests are primarily focused on snow and ice hydrology. More
        specifically, I am interested in modelling the volumetric change in alpine glaciers through

        the combination of image analysis, geographic information systems and field surveying.

   

     COURSES FOR 2004-2005*

      -On Sabbatical January 2005- September 2005
     
 Airphoto Interpretation (GEOG 3036E)
         Pleistocene and Glacial Geomorphology (GEOG 4116E)
         Applied Hydrology (GEOG 4126)
     

          * Recipient of the Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching (1995)

   

    REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS
 

    De Scally, F. A., MATTSON, L. E. and D. Rowbotham.(2003/04). The 4th August 1999 Debris

                 Flow at Five Mile Creek, Banff National Park, Alberta. Western Geographer 13/14: 1-18.

       

    MATTSON, L. E. (2000). The Influence of a Debris Cover on the Mid-Summer Discharge
                  of Dome Glacier, Canadian Rocky Mountains. In: Debris-Covered Glaciers,

                  International Association of Hydrological Sciences Publication No. 264.

  

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
     
Canadian Association of Geographers
        Canadian Geophysical Union (Hydrology Section)
        Canadian Association of Geomorphologists
        Eastern & Western Snow Conferences

 

 


 


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