Milan Pavich



Franklin and Marshall College            Biology                        B.A.             1965-1969

Johns HopkinsUniversity                   Geochemistry              PhD.             1969-1974

U.S. Geological Survey                 Research Geologist                              1974-present





Reusser, L., Bierman, P., Pavich, M., Larsen, J., and Finkel, R., 2006, An episode of rapid bedrock channel incision during the last glacial cycle, measured with 10Be: American Journal of Science, v. 306, p. 69-102.

 Pazzaglia, F.J., Braun, D.D., Pavich, M., Bierman, P., Potter Jr, N., Merritts, D., Walter, R., and Germanoski, D., 2006, Rivers, glaciers, landscape evolution, and active tectonics of the central Appalachians, Pennsylvania and Maryland, in Pazzaglia, F.J., ed., Excursions in Geology and History: Field Trips in the Middle Atlantic States: Geological Society of America Field Guide 8: Denver, GSA, p. 169-197.

 Gellis, A.C., Hupp, C., Pavich, M.J., Landwehr, J., Ritchie, J. and Hubbard, B., 2008, Sources, transport and storage of sediment in the Chesapeake Bay watershed: USGS Scientific Investigations Report 2008-5186.

 Markewich, H.W., Litwin, R.J., Pavich, M.J. and Brook, G.A., 2009, Late Pleistocene eolian features in southeastern Maryland and the Chesapeake Bay region-evidence for strong WNW-NW winds accompanying growth of the Laurentide Ice Sheet, Quaternary Research, 71, 409-425.

 Graly, J.A., Bierman, P.R., Reusser, L.J., Pavich, M.J., 2010, Meteoric 10Be in soil profiles – A global meta-analysis, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 74, 6814-6829.

 Litwin, R.J., Smoot, J.P., Pavich, M.J., Markewich, H.M., Oberg, E., Helwig, B., Steury, B., Santucci, V.L., Durika, N.J., Rybicki, N.B., Engelhardt, K.M., Sanders, G., Verardo, S. Elmore, A.J., and Gilmer, J., 2011, Analysis of the Deconstruction of Dyke Marsh, George Washington Memorial Parkway, Virginia: Progression, Geologic and Manmade Causes, and Effective Restoration Scenarios, U.S.G.S. Open-File Report 2010–1269

 Markewich, H.W., Wysocki, D.A., Pavich, M.J., Millard, H.T., Maat, P.B. and Rutledge, E.M., 2011, Age, genesis and paleoclimatic interpretation of the Sangamon/Loveland complex in and adjacent to the Lower Mississippi Valley, U.S.A., Geological Society of America Bulletin, 123, 21-39.

 Pierce, K.L., Muhs, D.R., Fosberg, M.A., Mahan, S.A., RosenbaumJ.G., Licciardi, J.M., and Pavich, M.,  2011, A loess-paleosol record of climate and glacial history over the past two glacial-interglacial cycles (~150 ka), southern Jackson Hole, Wyoming, Quaternary Research, 76, 119-141

 Gellis, A.C., Pavich, M.J., Ellwein, A.L., Aby,S., Clark, I., Wieczorek, M.E., and Viger, R., 2012, Erosion, storage, and transport of sediment in two subbasins of the Rio Puerco, New Mexico, Geological Society of America Bulletin,124; no. 5/6, 817–841.

 Markewich, H.W., Pavich, M.J., Schultz, A.P., Mahan, S.A., Aleman-Gonzalez, W.B., Bierman, P.R., in press, Geochronologic evidence for a possible MIS-11 emergent barrier/beach-ridge in southeastern Georgia, USA, Quaternary Science Reviews.

 Bazilevskaya, E., Lebedeva, M., Pavich, M., Rother, G., Parkinson, D., Cole, D., and Brantley, S., in press, Where fast weathering creates thin regolith and slow weathering creates thick regolith, Earth Surface Processes and Landforms.