A headshot of Alex Prusevich, a research scientist with the Earth Systems Research Center.

Alexander Prusevich

Research Scientist III
Phone: (603) 862-4796
Office: Earth Systems Research Center, Morse Hall Rm 208, Durham, NH 03824


  • Ph.D., Geology/Earth Science, Institute of Geology and Geoph
  • B.S., Mathematics, Novosibirsk State University
  • B.S., Physics, Novosibirsk State University

Selected Publications

  • Prusevich, A. A., Lammers, R. B., & Glidden, S. J. (2024). Delineation of endorheic drainage basins in the MERIT-Plus dataset for 5 and 15 minute upscaled river networks.. Sci Data, 11(1), 61. doi:10.1038/s41597-023-02875-9

  • Mulukutla, G. K., Genareau, K. D., Durant, A. J., & Proussevitch, A. A. (2017). Whole object surface area and volume of partial-view 3D models. MEASUREMENT SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 28(8). doi:10.1088/1361-6501/aa75a3

  • Grogan, D. S., Wisser, D., Prusevich, A., Lammers, R. B., & Frolking, S. (2017). The use and re-use of unsustainable groundwater for irrigation: a global budget. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 12(3). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/aa5fb2

  • Jutzeler, M., Manga, M., White, J. D. L., Talling, P. J., Proussevitch, A. A., Watt, S. F. L., . . . Ishizuka, O. (2017). Submarine deposits from pumiceous pyroclastic density currents traveling over water: An outstanding example from offshore Montserrat (IODP 340). GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF AMERICA BULLETIN, 129(3-4), 392-414. doi:10.1130/B31448.1

  • Zaveri, E., Grogan, D. S., Fisher-Vanden, K., Frolking, S., Lammers, R. B., Wrenn, D. H., . . . Nicholas, R. E. (2016). Invisible water, visible impact: groundwater use and Indian agriculture under climate change. ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH LETTERS, 11(8). doi:10.1088/1748-9326/11/8/084005

  • Allan, J. D., McIntyre, P. B., Smith, S. D. P., Halpern, B. S., Boyer, G. L., Buchsbaum, A., . . . Steinman, A. D. (2013). Joint analysis of stressors and ecosystem services to enhance restoration effectiveness. PROCEEDINGS OF THE NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, 110(1), 372-377. doi:10.1073/pnas.1213841110

  • Voeroesmarty, C. J., McIntyre, P. B., Gessner, M. O., Dudgeon, D., Prusevich, A., Green, P., . . . Davies, P. M. (2010). Global threats to human water security and river biodiversity. NATURE, 467(7315), 555-561. doi:10.1038/nature09440

  • Sahagian, D. L., & Proussevitch, A. A. (1998). 3D particle size distributions from 2D observations: Stereology for natural applications. JOURNAL OF VOLCANOLOGY AND GEOTHERMAL RESEARCH, 84(3-4), 173-196. doi:10.1016/S0377-0273(98)00043-2

  • Proussevitch, A. A., & Sahagian, D. L. (1998). Dynamics and energetics of bubble growth in magmas: Analytical formulation and numerical modeling. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, 103(B8), 18223-18251. doi:10.1029/98JB00906

  • Proussevitch, A. A., & Sahagian, D. L. (1996). Dynamics of coupled diffusive and decompressive bubble growth in magmatic systems. JOURNAL OF GEOPHYSICAL RESEARCH-SOLID EARTH, 101(B8), 17447-17455. doi:10.1029/96JB01342

  • Most Cited Publications