MODFLOW 2001 and OTHER MODELING ODYSSEYS Conference


    Organizing Committee:

      Eileen Poeter, IGWMC, Colorado School of Mines
      John Doherty, Watermark Computing, Australia
      Mary Hill, U.S. Geological Survey
      Chunmiao Zheng, University of Alabama

    Technical Advisory Committee:

      Eileen Poeter, IGWMC, Colorado School of Mines
      John Doherty, Watermark Computing, Australia
      Mary Hill, U.S. Geological Survey
      Chunmiao Zheng, University of Alabama
      Mary Anderson, University of Wisconsin
      Keith Bevin, Lancaster University UK,
      Prabhakar Clement, University of Western Australia
      Graham Fogg, University of California, Davis
      Rien van Genuchten, USDA Salinity Laboratory
      Steve Gorelick, Stanford University
      Arlen Harbaugh, US Geological Survey
      Wolfgang Kinzelbach, Swiss Federal Inst. of Technology
      Leonard Konikow, US Geological Survey
      John McCray, Colorado School of Mines
      Michael McDonald, McDonald-Morrissey Associates
      T.N. Olsthoorn, Amsterdam Water Supply
      Frank Schwartz, Ohio State University
      Bill Woessner, University of Montana

    Presentation by GUI Developers at Luncheon:

      USGS GUI's
      ARGUS
      Visual MODFLOW
      Ground Water Vistas
      PMWIN Ground-Water Modeling System
      Ground-Water Modeling System

    Topics include:

    • MODFLOW-2000, developments, connections, limitations
    • Typical problems encountered in modeling and their solutions
    • Model calibration and parameter estimation
    • Modeling of surface-water/ground-water interaction
    • New developments in graphical user interfaces, visualization, GIS, and database software
    • Constraining models using hydrogeologic information
    • Modeling in fractured environments
    • Case histories involving unusual applications of models
    • Stochastic approaches and applications
    • Ground-water management and remediation design optimization
    • New approaches and innovations in contaminant transport modeling & coupling flow & reactive transport modeling
    • Unsaturated zone and multiphase modeling
    • Variable density flow
    • Educational issues in ground-water modeling