Dr. Charles Alpers

Dr. Charles Alpers

US Geological Survey; Sacramento State Adjunct Professor of Geology

Research Interests: Environmental geochemistry of mineral deposits. Multi-disciplinary investigation of mercury contamination and bioaccumulation in the Sierra Nevada associated with historical gold mining; trace metals and colloid transport in surface waters; acid mine drainage; efflorescent sulfate minerals; application of stable and radiogenic isotopes to environmental problems.

Fall 2013
Office Hours:
Mon & Wed
12:15PM - 2:00PM

Office: Placer 1016
Phone: (916) 278-4331
Email: cnalpers@usgs.gov