HGRP Papers & Conference Proceedings

Journal Articles

Dougal A. Jerram, John M. Millett, Jochem Kuck, Donald M. Thomas, Sverre Planke, Eric Haskins, Nicole C. Lautze, and Simona Pierdominici, 2019. Understanding volcanic facies in the subsurface: A combined core, wireline logging and image log data-set from the PTA2 and KMA1 boreholes, Big Island, Hawai‘i, Scientific Drilling, v. 25, p. 15-33, doi: 10.5194/sd-25-15-2019.

A. Revil, Mathieu Le Breton, Qifei Niu, Erin Wallin, Eric Haskins, and Donald M. Thomas, 2017. Induced polarization of volcanic rocks – 1. Surface versus quadrature conductivity, Geophysical Journal International, v. 208, n. 2, p. 826–844, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggw444.

A. Revil, Mathieu Le Breton, Qifei Niu, Erin Wallin, Eric Haskins, and Donald M. Thomas, 2017. Induced polarization of volcanic rocks. 2. Influence of pore size and permeability, Geophysical Journal International, v. 208, n. 2, p. 814–825, doi: 10.1093/gji/ggw382.

U.S. Geological Survey Report

Herbert A. Pierce and Donald M. Thomas, 2009, Magnetotelluric and audiomagnetotelluric groundwater survey along the Humu’ula portion of Saddle Road near and around the Pohakuloa Training Area, Hawaii: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 2009–1135, 160 p., https://pubs.usgs.gov/of/2009/1135.

Conference Presentations

Donald M. Thomas, Herbert A. Pierce, and Nicole C. Lautze, 2017. Reconsidering Volcanic Ocean Island Hydrology: Recent Geophysical and Drilling Results. AGU Fall Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, H34C-04.

Donald M. Thomas, Herbert A. Pierce, and Nicole C. Lautze, 2017. Integrated Geophysical and Drilling Results for Mauna Kea Volcano: Hydrologic Implications; Abstracts with Programs, GSA Annual Meeting, Geological Society of America, Seattle, WA, Vol. 49, No. 6. doi: 10.1130/abs/2017AM-308419.

Donald M. Thomas and Eric Haskins, 2017. Reconsidering Hawaii’s Hydrogeologic Conditions in Light of Recent Exploration Results. Session 6: Coastal Hydrology: Impacts of Natural and Anthropogenic Change, Abstracts with Programs, Cordilleran Section – 113th Annual Meeting, Geological Society of America, Honolulu, HI, Vol. 49, No. 4, doi: 10.1130/abs/2017CD-292772.

John M. Millett, Eric Haskins, Donald M. Thomas, Dougal A. Jerram, Sverre Planke, Dave Healy, Jochem Kuck, Lucas M.R. Rossetti, and Natalie J.C. Farrell, 2017. Lava flow reservoirs during burial: laboratory petrophysical and wireline geophysical results from two fully cored boreholes, Big Island, Hawaii. Joint Assembly of the Tectonic Studies Group (TSG), Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group (VMSG) and British Geophysical Association (BGA); University of Liverpool.

Donald M. Thomas, Barry R. Lienert, and Erin Wallin, 2015. Three-dimensional Magnetotelluric Modeling of the Pohukuloa Training Area, Hawaii Island. Abstract GP13A-1281 presented at Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, Calif., 14-18 Dec

Donald M. Thomas and Eric Haskins, 2015. New Insights into the Influence of Structural Controls Affecting Groundwater Flow and Storage Within an Ocean Island Volcano, Mauna Kea, Hawaii. Abstract H31D-1446 presented at 2015 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, Calif., 14-18 Dec (poster).

Wendy Calvin, A. Fraeman, B. Ehlmann, and Nicole C. Lautze, 2015. Alteration in Hawaiian Drill Core: An Analog for Martian Basalts. Abstract P24A-05,Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, Calif., 14-18 Dec

Donald M. Thomas and Eric Haskins, 2015.  The Humu`ula Groundwater Hydrology Investigation. 3rd Annual Joint Government Water Conference, Safe Drinking Water Branch, Department of Health, State of Hawaii, Kona and Honolulu, August 2015.

Nicole C. Lautze, Wendy Calvin, Joseph Moore, Eric Haskins, and Donald M. Thomas, 2014. Study of Hydrothermal Mineralization in 2013 Drill Core from Hawaii Island. Abstract H43A-0953 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA 15-19 Dec (poster).

Barry R. Lienert, Donald M. Thomas, and Erin Wallin, 2014. Preliminary Results of a Magnetotelluric Survey in the Center of Hawaii Island,  Abstract GP33A-3702 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 Dec (poster).

Donald M. Thomas, Erin Wallin, Nicole C. Lautze, Barry R. Lienert, and Herbert A. Pierce, 2014. A Blind Hydrothermal System in an Ocean Island Environment: Humu’ula Saddle, Hawaii Island, Abstract V21A-4731 presented at 2014 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, Calif., 15-19 Dec (poster).

Wendy Calvin, Nicole C. Lautze, and Eric Haskins, 2014. Alteration in Hawaiian drill core using a portable field spectrometer, Paper No. 170-1 presented at 2014 Geological Society of America Meeting, Vancouver, B.C., Canada 19-22 Oct, 46:6, 426. (paper).

Donald M. Thomas and Eric Haskins, 2013.  Analysis of hydrologic structures within Mauna Kea volcano using diamond wireline core drilling, Abstract H11I-1263 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, Calif., 9-13 Dec (poster).

Nicole C. Lautze, Eric Haskins, and Donald M. Thomas, 2013. Can tephra be recognized in Hawaiian drill core, and if so, what can be learned about the explosivity of Hawaiian volcanoes?, Abstract V23C-2841 presented at 2013 Fall Meeting, American Geophysical Union, San Francisco, CA  9-13 Dec (poster).

Meeting & Community Presentations

Donald M. Thomas, 2019. Mauna Kea Hydrology. Meeting of the Mauna Kea Management Board, Hilo, Hawaii, September 27, 2019.

Donald M. Thomas, 2018. New Insights into the Groundwater Hydrology of Maunakea and Hawaiʻi Island. A Maunakea Speaker Series presentation. Moanahoku Hall, ʻImiloa Astronomy Center, Hilo, Hawaii, June 21, 2018.

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