|DRI Technical Reports (*.pdf format)|
Proceedings: Polyacrylamide (PAM) and PAM Alternatives Workshop, February 26-27, 2008, Albany, CA
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Evaluation of Linear Anionic Polyacrylamide (LA-PAM) Application to Water Delivery Canals for Seepage Reduction
Executive Summary: PAM_Field_Studies_041245_exec_summary.pdf (108 K)
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Risk Characterization: Using Linear Anionic Polyacrylamide (LA-PAM) to Reduce Water Seepage from Unlined Water Delivery Canal Systems
Summary of Findings
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|Journal Papers and Theses|
M.H. Young, E.A. Moran, Z. Yu, J. Zhu, D.M. Smith. 2009. , Reducing Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity of Sandy Soils with Polyacrylamide.Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 73:13-20
Download full document: Young_et_al_2009_PAM_Ksat.pdf (1.1 MB)
J. Zhu and M.H. Young. 2009. Sensitivity of Unlined Canal Seepage to Hydraulic Properties of Polyacrylamide-Treated Soil. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 73:695-703. 2009.
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T. Arrowood. 2008. Determining the Fate and Transport of the Acrylamide Monomer (AMD) in Soil and Groundwater Systems. Thesis, Department of Geosciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
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E. Moran. 2007. Laboratory Studies to Examine the Impacts of Polyacrylamide (PAM) on Soil Hydraulic Conductivity. Thesis, Department of Geosciences, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. 2007.
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