Ronald Breitmeyer


Associate Professor

Ph.D., Geological Engineering
M.S., Hydrogeology
Contact Information

(406) 496-4866 (tel)

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Program Affiliations
Research Interests
No research interests listed.
Outreach & Presentations
Year Type Citation
2019 Presentation Rose, J., and Breitmeyer, R. 2019. Introduction of Upper Gallatin River Corridor GWIP project, Big Sky Water and Sewer District, Big Sky, MT, December 11, 2019.
2019 Presentation Breitmeyer, R.J. (2019) Immediate Post-wildfire Soil Hydrologic Changes in a Sagebrush Steppe Ecosystem, American Water Resources Association, Montana Chapter Annual Meeting, Red Lodge, MT, October 9-11, 2019.
Outside Publications
Breitmeyer, R.J., and Whitman, S.K., (2018) Effects of Modeling Decisions on Bounding Estimates of Percolation at an Unlined Tailings Disposal Facility with Limited Monitoring Data, Mine Water and the Environment, 38, 294-309, doi: 10.1007/s10230-019-00591-8.
Breitmeyer, R.J., Benson, C.H. and Edil, T.B., (2018) Effects of Compression and Decomposition on the Saturated Hydraulic Conductivity of Municipal Solid Waste, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 145(4), doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)GT.1943-5606.0002026.
Breitmeyer, R.J., Stewart, M.K, and Huntington, J.L. (2018) Evaluation of Gridded Meteorological Data for Calculating Water Balance Cover Storage Requirements, Vadose Zone Journal, doi: 10.2136/vzj2018.01.0009
Breitmeyer, R.J., and Fissel L., (2017) Uncertainty of Soil Water Characteristic Curve Measurements Using an Automated Evaporation Technique, Vadose Zone Journal, 16(13).
Breitmeyer, R.J., and Benson, C.H., (2014) Evaluation of Parameterization Techniques for Unsaturated Hydraulic Conductivity Functions for Municipal Solid Waste, Geotechnical Testing Journal, 37(4).
Cooper, C.A., Crews, J.B., Schumer, R., Breitmeyer, R.J., Voepel, H., Decker, D.I. (2014) Experimental Investigation of Transient Thermal Convection in Porous Media, Transport in Porous Media, 104(2), 335-347.
Bareither, C.A., Breitmeyer, R.J., Benson, C.H., Barlaz, M.A., and Edil, T.B. (2012) Deer Track Bioreactor Experiment: Field-Scale Evaluation of Municipal Solid Waste Bioreactor Performance, Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 138(6), 658-670.