University of Minnesota
College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences
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Department of Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering

John Chapman, Program Director

John Chapman208 Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering Bldg.
University of Minnesota
1390 Eckles Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108-6005

Phone: (612) 626-4857
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Curriculum Vitae (.pdf)

MS Civil Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison 1996
BS Geological Engineering, University of Wisconsin Madison 1995

Areas of Interest

My interests generally revolve around soil and water behavior and interaction. Specifically I have worked with natural hazard prediction, erosion prediction, construction site erosion control, shoreline erosion, storm water quality, and education.

Selected Publications

Chapman, John A., Isensee, M., 2006, Stormwater Pollution PreventionEducation Effectiveness, ASCE EWRI Water Congress Proceedings

Chapman, John A., 2006 Erosion and Sediment Control Certification Programs:"Looking Over the Buffet", International Erosion Control Association February 20-24 2006 Environmental Connection Conference Proceedings

Chapman, John A., Neprash, R.A., 2005, A Tale of Two Programs: Lessons Learned from Two Education Program Structures, EPA 4th National Conference on Nonpoint Source and Stormwater Pollution Education Programs

Chapman, John A., 2005, Coastal Problems in Iceland: Increasing Awareness of Hazards through Stories and Photos, ASCE Solutions to Coastal Disasters 2005 Conference Proceedings, pp 723-733.

Chapman, John A., 2004, Stability Concepts of Riverbanks: A Case Study of Riverbank Erosion Along the Snake River, Oregon, ASCE H2GEO: Geotechnical Engineering for Water Resources Conference Proceedings, pp 92-101.

Courses Taught

Extension Programs