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Thomas E Imbrigiotta

Tom Imbrigiotta has worked for the USGS since 1977 in Indiana and New Jersey on groundwater contamination and sampling devices. He has served the USGS New Jersey Water Science Center as Water Quality Specialist, Supervisory Hydrologist, and Research Hydrologist, and became a Scientist Emeritus Hydrologist in 2019.

Research Interests

  • Quantifying natural attenuation and enhanced bioremediation processes in contaminant plumes
  • Chemical diffusion from fractured rock into boreholes
  • Rock core sampling for volatile organic compound (VOC) contaminants in fractured rock aquifers
  • Regenerated-cellulose dialysis membrane (RCDM) passive diffusion samplers for VOCs, inorganics, perchlorate, and explosive compounds in wells
  • Sampling methods for organics in groundwater

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