Robert Reeves

 

Full Name: Robert Reeves

Position: Geophysicist

Contact details

Email: R.Reeves
Phone: +64-7-376 0127

Qualifications

1990: BSc, Physics; 1991: BSc (Hons), Geophysics

Areas of expertise

Geology: 3D modelling
Geophysics: CSAMT, MT
Geophysics: Electromagnetic Methods
Geophysics: Exploration Geophysics
Geophysics: Geothermal exploration
Geophysics: Groundwater sampling
Geophysics: Infra-red
Groundwater: Data management
Groundwater: Database design
Groundwater: Drilling
Groundwater: GIS
Groundwater: Sampling

Professional activities

New Zealand Hydrological Society: Member
New Zealand Geothermal Association: Member

Major publications

Daughney, C.J.; Baker, T.; Jones, A.; Hanson, C.; Davidson, P.W.; Thompson, M.; Reeves, R.R.; Zemansky, G.M. 2007 Comparison of groundwater sampling methods for State of the Environment monitoring in New Zealand. Journal of Hydrology, New Zealand, 46(1): 19-31

Daughney, C.J.; Morgenstern, U.; van der Raaij, R.W.; Reeves, R.R. 2007 Groundwater age in New Zealand aquifers and estimation based on hydrochemistry. p. 16-17 IN: NZ Hydrological Society Conference, Rotorua, 20-23 November 2007 : water and land : programme & abstracts. Wellington, NZ: New Zealand Hydrological Society

Baker, T.; Jones, A.; Daughney, C.J.; Reeves, R.R.; Zemansky, G.M. 2006 A nationally standardised protocol for state of the environment groundwater sampling in New Zealand. p. 98 IN: Resource management under stormy skies : water allocation @ the crossroads? : conference programme and abstracts, November 20-23, 2006, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. Wellington, NZ: New Zealand Hydrological Society

Daughney, C.J.; Jones, A.; Baker, T.; Hanson, C.; Davidson, P.; Zemansky, G.M.; Reeves, R.R.; Thompson, M. 2006 A national protocol for state of the environment groundwater sampling in New Zealand. Wellington, NZ: Ministry for the Environment. GNS Science miscellaneous series 5; ME / Ministry for the Environment 781. 54 p.

Daughney, C.J.; Reeves, R.R. 2006 Analysis of temporal trends in New Zealand's groundwater quality based on data from the National Groundwater Monitoring Programme. Journal of Hydrology, New Zealand, 45(1): 41-62

Morgenstern, U.; Daughney, C.J.; Reeves, R.R.; van der Raaij, R.W. 2006 National groundwater monitoring programme : relating water quality with water age. p. 54 IN: Resource management under stormy skies : water allocation @ the crossroads? : conference programme and abstracts, November 20-23, 2006, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand. Wellington, NZ: New Zealand Hydrological Society

Morgenstern, U.; Reeves, R.R.; Daughney, C.J.; Cameron, S.G. 2004 Groundwater age, time trends in water chemistry, and future nutrient load in the Lakes Rotorua and Okareka area. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences client report 2004/17. 55 p.

Daughney, C.J.; Reeves, R.R. 2003 Definition of hydrochemical facies for New Zealand's groundwaters using data from the National Groundwater Monitoring Programme. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences Limited. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences science report 2003/18. 68 p.

Hong, Y.S.; Rosen, M.R.; Reeves, R.R.; Smaill, A.; Viljevec, Z. 2002 Neural network analysis of groundwater quality by storm water discharges to a shallow groundwater system. p. 93 IN: The New Zealand Hydrological Society Symposium 2002, 3-6 December 2002 : all the easy water is gone, Blenheim Country Scenic Circle Hotel... Blenheim. Wellington: New Zealand Hydrological Society

Hong, Y.S.; Rosen, M.R.; Reeves, R.R.; Smaill, A.; Viljevec, Z. 2002 Prediction and sensitivity analysis of dynamic groundwater fluctuations affected by the storm water infiltration in Auckland aquifer. p. 91-92 IN: The New Zealand Hydrological Society Symposium 2002, 3-6 December 2002 : all the easy water is gone, Blenheim Country Scenic Circle Hotel... Blenheim. Wellington: New Zealand Hydrological Society

Reeves, R.R.; Rosen, M.R. 2002 Effect of logging on groundwater flow and hydrochemistry in the Waimarino catchment, Lake Taupo, New Zealand. Journal of Hydrology, New Zealand, 41(2): 145-174

Short CV Rob Reeves graduated from Victoria University of Wellington with a BSc (Hons) in geophysics. He has worked on geothermal and groundwater projects at GNS for the last 20 years. During this time, Rob has authored or co-authored more than 50 commercial reports and published 7 papers in national and international journals. Rob has extensive experience designing, implementing and reviewing geophysical surveys. Rob has specialist skills in the areas of groundwater sampling, 3-D geological, temperature and water chemistry modelling, and database management.

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