Peer-reviewed journal articles


[42] Modelling environmental impacts of Cesium-137 under a hypothetical release of radioactive waste (2019) Lin Y, Couture RM, Klein H, Ytre-Eide MA, Dyve JE, Lind OC, Bartnicki J, Nizzetto L, Butterfield D, Larssen T, Salbu B. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 1-6. doi:10.1007/s00128-019-02601-5

[41] The future depends on what we do today–Projecting Europe’s surface water quality into three different future scenarios (2019) Mack L, Andersen HE, Beklioğlu M, Bucak T, Couture RM, Cremona F, Ferreira MT, Hutchins MG, Mischke U, Molina-Navarro E, Rankinen K, Venohr M, Birk S. Science of The Total Environment (668) 470-484. doi:0.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.02.251

[40]  As release under the microbial sulfate reduction during redox oscillations in the upper Mekong delta aquifers, Vietnam: a mechanistic study (2019) Phan VTH, Bernier-Latmani R, Tisserand D, Bardelli F, Le Pape P, Frutschi M, Gehin A, Couture RM, Charlet L. Science of The Total Environment (663) 718-730. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.01.219


[39] Effects of bark beetle disturbance on soil nutrient retention and lake chemistry in glacial catchment (2018) Oulehle F, Wright RF, Svoboda M, Bace R, Matejka K, Kana J, Hruska J, Couture RM, Kopacek J. Ecosystem. 11-17 doi:10.1007/s10021-018-0298-1

[38] Modelling the influence of eutrophication and redox conditions on mercury cycling at the sediment-water interface in the Berre Lagoon (2018) Pakhomova S, Yakushev EV, Protsenko E, Rigaud S, Cossa D, Knoery J, Couture RM, Radakovitch O, Yakubov S, Krzeminska D, Newton A. Frontiers in Marine Science10.3389/fmars.2018.00291  

[37] Phan VTH, Bardelli F, Le Pape P, Couture RM, Fernandez-Martinez A, Tisserand D, Bernier-Latmani R, Charlet L (2018) Interplay of S and As in Mekong Delta sediments during redox oscillations. Geosciences Frontiers. 10.1016/j.gsf.2018.03.008

[36] De Wit A, Couture RM, Jackson-Blake L, Futter MN, Valinia S, Austnes K, Guerrero JL, Lin Y. (2018) Pipes or chimneys ? For carbon cycling in small boreal lakes, precipitation matters most. Limnology and Oceanography Letters. 10.1002/lol2.10077 

[35] Markelova E, Parsons CT, Couture RM, Smeaton CM, Madé B, Charlet L, Van Cappellen P (2018) Deconstructing the redox cascade: What role do microbial exudates (flavins) play? Environmental Chemistry 14(8) 515-524.  10.1071/EN17158

[34] Bussi G, Whitehead PG, Gutiérrez-Cánovas C, Ledesma JL; Ormerod SJ, Couture RM (2018) Modelling the Effects of Climate and Land-use Change on the Hydrochemistry and Ecology of the River Wye (Wales). Science of the Total Environment. 627, 733–743. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.01.295

[33] Couture RM, Hindar A, Rognerud S (2018) Geochemistry of trace elements associated with Fe and Mn nodules in the sediment of limed boreal lakes. Environmental Sciences: Processes & Impact 20, 406-414. 10.1039/C7EM00477J

[32] Markelova E, Couture RM, Parsons CT, Markelov I, Madé B, Van Cappellen P, Charlet L. (2018) Speciation dynamics of oxyanion contaminants (As, Sb, Cr) in argillaceous suspensions during oxic-anoxic cycles. Applied Geochemistry 91, 75–88. 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2017.12.012

[31] Couture RM, Moe SJ, Lin Y, Kaste Ø, Haande S, Lyche Solheim A. (2018) Simulating water quality and ecological status of Lake Vansjø, Norway, under land-use and climate change by linking process-oriented models with a Bayesian network. Science of the Total Environment 621, 713–724. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.11.303


[30] Tong Y, Zhang W, Wang W, Couture RM, Larssen T, Zhao Y, Li J, Liang H, Liu X, Bu X, He W, Q Zhang, Lin Y (2017) Decline in Chinese lake phosphorus concentrations accompanied by shift in sources since 2006. Nature Geoscience 10, 507–511. 10.1038/ngeo2967 [featured on the cover page]

[29] Yakushev EV, Protsenko EA, Bruggeman J, Wallhead P, Pakhomova SV, Yakubov SK, Bellerby RGJ, Couture RM. (2017) Bottom RedOx Model (BROM, v.1.1): a coupled benthic-pelagic model for simulation of water and sediment biogeochemistry. Geoscientific Model Development 10, 453–482. 10.5194/gmd-10-453-2017 

[28] Cremona F, Vilbaste S, Couture RM, Nõges P, Nõges T (2017) Is the future of large shallow lakes blue-green? Comparing the response of a catchment-lake model chain to climate predictions. Climatic Change 1–15. 10.1007/s10584-016-1894-8

[27] Wright RW, Couture RM, Christensen AB, Guerrero JL, Kaste Ø and Barlaup BT. (2017) Effects of multiple stresses hydropower, acid deposition and climate change on water chemistry and salmon populations in the River Otra, Norway. Science of the Total Environment 574 (1) 128–138. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2016.09.044


[26]  Couture RM, Fischer R, Van Cappellen P, Gobeil C (2016) Non-steady state diagenesis of organic and inorganic sulfur in lake sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (194) 1 15–33. 10.1016/j.gca.2016.08.029

[25] Moe SJ, Haande S, Couture RM. (2016) Climate change, cyanobacteria blooms and ecological status of lakes: a Bayesian network approach. Ecological modelling (337) 330–347. 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2016.07.004 

[24] The INtegrated CAtchment model of phosphorus dynamics (INCA-P): Description and demonstration of new model structure and equations (2016) Jackson-Blake LA, Wade AJ, Futter MN, Butterfield D, Couture RM, Cox B, Crossman J, Ekholm P, Halliday S, Jin L, Lawrence DSL, Lepistö A, Lin Y, Rankinen K, Whitehead, PG. Environmental Modelling and Software (83) 356–386. 10.1016/j.envsoft.2016.05.022

[23] Kumar N, Couture RM, Millot R, Battaglia-Brunet F, and Rose J (2016) Microbial sulfate reduction enhances arsenic mobility downstream of zero-valent iron based permeable reactive barrier. Environmental Sciences & Technology 50 (14) 7610–7617. 10.1021/acs.est.6b00128

[22] Schreck E, Sarret G, Oliva P, Calas A, Sobanska S, Guédron S, Barraza F, Point D, Huayta C, Couture RM, Prunier J, Henry J, Tisserand D, Goix S, Chincheros J, Uzu G. (2016) Is Tillandsia capillaris an efficient bioindicator of atmospheric metal and metalloid deposition? Insights from five months of monitoring in an urban mining area. Ecological Indicators (67) 227–237. 10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.02.027


[21] Couture RM, DeWit H, Tominaga K, Kiuru P, Markelov I (2015) Oxygen dynamics in a boreal lake responds to long-term changes in climate, ice phenology and DOC inputs. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences 120 (11) 2441–2456. 10.1002/2015JG003065 

[20] Torres  E, Couture RM, Shafei B, Nardi A, Ayora C and Van Cappellen P. (2015) Reactive transport modeling of early diagenesis in a reservoir lake affected by acid mine drainage: Trace metals, lake overturn, benthic fluxes and remediation. Chemical Geology (419) 75–91. 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2015.10.023

[19] Janssen A, Arhonditsis GB, Beusen A, Bolding K, Bruce L, Bruggeman J, Couture RM, Downing AS, Elliott JA, Frassl MA, Gal G, Gerla DJ, Hipsey MR, Hu F, Ives SC, Janse JH, Jeppesen E, Jöhnk KD, Kneis D, Kong X, Kuiper JJ, Lehmann MK, Lemmen C, Özkundakci D, Petzoldt T, Rinke K, Robson BJ, Sachse R, Schep SA, Schmid M, Scholten H, Teurlincx S, Trolle D, Troost TA, Van Dam AA, Van Gerven LPA, Weijerman M, Wells SA, Mooij WM (2015) Exploring, exploiting and evolving diversity of aquatic ecosystem models: a community perspective. Aquatic Ecology 49 (4) 513–548. 10.1007/s10452-015-9544-1

[18] Liu K, Wu L, Couture RM, Li W, Van Cappellen P  (2015) Iron isotope fractionation in sediments of an oligotrophic lake. Earth and Planetary Science Letters  (423) 164–172. 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.05.010

[17] Couture RM, Charlet L, Markelova E, Made B, Parsons CT  (2015) On-off switch mobilization of contaminants in soils during redox oscillations. Environmental Science & Technology 49 (5) 3015–3023. 10.1021/es5061879


[16] Couture RM, Tominaga K, Starrfelt J, Moe SJ, Kaste Ø, Wright RF (2014) Modelling phosphorus loading and algal blooms in a nordic agricultural catchment-lake system under changing land-use and climate.  Environmental Sciences: Processes & Impact 16 (7) 1588–1599. 10.1039/C3EM00630A

[15] Rezanezhad F, Couture RM, O’Connel D, Kovac R, Van Cappellen P (2014) Water table fluctuations and soil biogeochemistry:  An experimental approach using an automated soil column system. Journal of Hydrology (509) 245–256.  10.1016/j.hydrol.2013.11.036

[14]  Lee J, Robinson C, Couture RM  (2014) Effect of groundwater-lake interactions on arsenic enrichment in freshwater beach aquifers. Environmental Science & Technology 48 (17) 10174–10181. 10.1021/es5020136


[13] Couture RM, Wallschläger D, Rose J, Van Cappellen P (2013) Arsenic binding to organic and inorganic sulfur species during microbial sulfate reduction: a sediment flow-through reactor experiment. Environmental Chemistry (10) 285−294. 10.1071/EN13010 

[12]  Gobeil C, Tessier A, Couture RM (2013) Upper Mississippi lead (Pb) as a mid-1800s chronostratigraphic marker in sediments from seasonally anoxic lakes in Eastern Canada. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (113) 125−135. 10.1016/j.gca.2013.02.023

[11] Omoregie E, Couture RM, Van Cappellen P, Corkhill C, Charnock J, Polya D, Vaughan D, Vanbroekhoven K and Lloyd J (2013) Arsenic bioremediation by biogenic iron oxides and sulfides. Applied and Environmental Microbiology (79) 4325−4335. 10.1128/AEM.00683-13

[10] Couture RM, Rose J, Kumar N, Mitchell K, Wallschläger D, Van Cappellen P (2013) Sorption of arsenite, arsenate and thioarsenates to iron oxides and iron sulfides: a kinetic and spectroscopic investigation. Environmental Science & Technology (47) 5652−5659. 10.1021/es3049724Click here for EXAFS dataset

[9] Parsons CT, Couture RM, Omoregie EO, Bardelli F, Greneche J-M, Roman-Ross G, Charlet L (2013) The impact of oscillating redox conditions: Arsenic immobilisation in contaminated calcareous floodplain soils. Environmental Pollution (173) 254−263. 10.1016/j.envpol.2013.02.028

[8] Rigaud S, Radakovitch O, Couture RM, Deflandre B, Cossa D, Garnier C, Garnier J-M (2013) Mobility and fluxes of trace elements and nutrients at the sediment-water interface of a lagoon under contrasting water column oxygenation conditions. Applied Geochemistry (31) 35–51. 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2012.12.003

[7] Mitchell K, Couture RM, Johnson TM, Mason PRD, Van Cappellen P (2013) Selenium sorption and isotope fractionation: Iron(III) oxides versus iron(II) sulfides. Chemical Geology (342) 21−28. 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2013.01.017


[6] Couture RM, Sekowska A, Fang G, Danchin A. (2012) Linking selenium biogeochemistry to the sulfur-dependent biological detoxification of arsenic. Environmental Microbiology (14) 1612−1623. 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2012.02758.x 


[5] Couture RM, Van Cappellen P (2011) Reassessing the role of sulfur geochemistry on arsenic speciation in reducing environments. Journal of Hazardous Material (189) 647–652. (Research Frontiers in Chalcogen Cycle special issue). 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2011.02.029.


[4] Couture RM, Shafei B, Van Cappellen P, Tessier A, Gobeil C (2010) Non-steady state modeling of arsenic diagenesis in lake sediments. Environmental Science & Technology (44) 197−203. 10.1021/es902077q

[3] Couture RM, Gobeil C, Tessier A (2010) Arsenic, iron and sulfur co-diagenesis of in lake sediments. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta  (74) 1238–1255. 10.1016/j.gca.2009.11.028

[2] Couture RM, Chiffoleau JF, Claisse D, Auger D, Gobeil C, Cossa D (2010) Seasonal and decadal variations in lead (Pb) sources to eastern North Atlantic mussels. Environmental Science & Technology (44) 1211–1216. 10.1021/es902352z


[1] Couture RM, Gobeil C, Tessier A (2008) Chronology of atmospheric deposition of arsenic inferred from reconstructed sedimentary records. Environmental Science & Technology (42) 6508−6513. 10.1021/es800818j

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[5] Charlet L, Markelova E, Couture RM (2016) Contrasting arsenic mobility in topsoil and subsoil: Influence of Fe- and Mn- oxyhydroxide minerals. Arsenic Research and Global Sustainability: Proceedings of the Sixth International Congress on Arsenic in the Environment, Bhattacharya, Vahter, Jarsjø, Kumpiene, Ahmad, Sparrenbom, Jacks, Donselaar, Bundschuh, Naidu (Eds), Taylor & Francis Group, London, p. 143–144.

[4] Charlet L, Ma B, Fernandez Martinez A, Couture RM, Broadley MR, Chilimba ADC (2016) Chapter 9: Fate of selenium in soil and engineered suboxic and anoxic environments. In Global Advances in Selenium Research from Theory to Application: Baunelos GS, Lin ZQ, Ferreira Moraes M, Guilherme LRG, Rodrigues dos Reis A, (Eds), Taylor & Francis Group, London, 210 pp.  10.1201/b19240-11

[3] Torres E, Ayora C, Nardi A, Couture RM, Shafei B, Van Cappellen P (2014) Sediment-water elemental fluxes in a water reservoir affected by acid mine drainage. MACLA (19).

[2]  Charlet L, Markelova E, Parsons C, Couture RM, Madé B. (2013) Redox oscillation impact on natural and engineered biogeochemical systems : chemical resilience and implications for contaminant mobility. Procedia Earth and Planetary Science (7) 135–138. 10.1016/j.proeps.2013.03.048

[1] Torres E, Couture RM, Shafei B, Ruiz Cánovas C, Ayora C. (2010) Sediment Diagenesis Modelling in a AMD Contaminated Reservoir. MACLA (15) 191–192.

Peer-reviewed abstracts in international conferences 

[42] Maavara T, Bouskill N, Arora B, Newcomer M, Sample S, Couture R-M, Williams W, Steefel C. (2018) Where is the nitrogen going? Climate change and nitrogen cycling in mountain watersheds. Goldschmidt 2018 (Boston, USA).

[41] De Wit HA, Couture RM, Futter MN, Vogt RD, Krzeminski P, Francés EM, Ong HLS, Jackson-Blake L, Valinia S, Austnes K, Guerrero JLG, Lin Y. (2018) Climate-driven changes in removal of DOC in a small boreal lake: 30-year time series. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018 (Vienna, Austria).

[40] Wade A, et al. (2018) A north-south divide in Europe: the future freshwater eutrophication response to land use and climate interaction. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018 (Vienna, Austria).

[39] Markelova E, Parsons C, Couture RM, Van Cappellen P, Charlet L, Made B. (2017) Effect of oxidative perturbations on contaminant mobility in argillaceous suspensions. Clays in Natural and Engineered Barriers for Radioactive Waste Confinement (Davos, Switzerland).

[38] Couture RM, Hindar A, Rognerud S. (2017) Geochemistry of Trace Elements Associated with Fe-Mn Nodules in the Sediments of Limed Boreal Lakes. BIOGEOMON (Litomysl, Czech Republic).

[37] Markelov I, Van Cappellen P, Couture RM (2016) Predicting Lake Anoxia Using a Coupled Water Column-Sediment Diagenesis Model. Goldschmidt (Yokohama, Japan).

[36] Couture RM, Gobeil C, Van Cappellen P (2016) Unsteady Sulfur Diagenesis in Freshwater Sediments Under Changing Oxygenation Conditions. Goldschmidt (Yokohama, Japan).

[35] Wade A, Skeffington R, Couture RM, Erlandsson M, Groot S, Halliday S, Harezlak V, Hejzlar J, Jackson-Blake J, Lepistö A, Papastergiadou E, Riera J, Rankinen K, Trolle D, Whitehead P, Dunn D, and Bucak T (2016) A north-south divide in Europe: how projected changes in water quality differ depending on climate and land management. European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2016 (Vienna, Austria).

[34] Wade A, Skeffington R, Couture RM, Erlandsson M, Groot S, Halliday S, Harezlak V, Hejzlar J, Jackson-Blake J, Lepistö A, Papastergiadou E, Riera J, Rankinen K, Trolle D, Whitehead P, Dunn D, and Bucak T (2016) Nutrient pollution mitigation measures across Europe are resilient under future climateEuropean Geosciences Union General Assembly 2016 (Vienna, Austria).

[33] Markelova E,Couture RM,  Parsons CT, Van Cappellen P,  Madé B, Charlet L (20195) The contrasting redox behavior of antimony and arsenic in soil and argillaceous environment.  3rd International Workshop on Antimony in the Environment (Leipzig , Germany).

[32] Markelova E, Parsons CT, Couture RM, Tisserand D, Madé B, Van Cappellen P, Charlet L (2015) Competitive sorption and sequential reduction of Cr, As and Sb in argillaceous rock suspension under oscillating redox conditions. Clays in Natural and Engineered Barriers for Radioactive Waste Confinement (Brussel, Belgium).

[31] Markelova E,Couture RM,  Parsons CT, Van Cappellen P,  Madé B, Charlet L (2015) Comparative im/mobilization of As, Cr, Sb in argillaceous and soil suspensions. Goldschmidt (Prague, Czech Republic).

[30] Couture RM, DeWit H, Tominaga K, Kiuru P, Markelov I (2015) Modelling the impact of increasing dissolved organic carbon load on seasonal anoxia in a boreal humic lake. Joint Assembly AGU-GAC-MAC-CGU (Montréal, Canada).

[29] Lui K, Wu L, Couture RM, Weiquang B, Johnson C, Van Cappellen P (2014) Iron isotopes signature in sediments of an oligotrophic lake. Geochemical Society of America Annual Meeting (Vancouver, Canada) .

[28] Rezanezhad F, Parsons C, Couture RM, Kovac R, Van Cappellen P (2014) Sulfur Cycling in Wetland Peat Soils. BIOGEOMON (Bayreuth, Germany).

[27] Rezanezhad F, Parsons C, Couture RM, Kovac R, O’Connel DW, Van Cappellen P (2014). Sulfur cycling in wetland peat soil subject to water table fluctuation. Canadian Geophysical Union (Banff, Canada).

[26] Couture RM, Markelov I, Van Cappellen P, Wright RF, Kaste Ø (2014) Modeling the biogeochemical response of lakes to catchment-scale changes in nutrient dynamics: the case of sulfur-controlled eutrophication. Am. Chem. Soc 247th National Meeting and Exposition (Dallas, USA) invited.

[25] Rezanezhad F, Couture RM, Parsons C, Kovac R, O’Connell D, Van Cappellen P. (2013) Dependence of Sulfur Cycling and Mobility in Peat Soil on the Water Table Regime. Goldschmidt (Florence, Italy). Mineralogical Magazine, 77(5) 2054. 10.1180/minmag.2013.077.5.22

[24] Hollingham M, Couture RM, Rezanezhad F, Van Cappellen P. (2013) Influence of Different Organic Carbon Substrates on Denitrification Rates in Riparian Sediment. Goldschmidt (Florence, Italy). Mineralogical Magazine, 77(5) 1312. 10.1180/minmag.2013.077.5.22

[23] Couture RM, Shafei B, Markelov I, Tominaga K, Starrfelt J, and Kaste Ø. (2013) Linking the benthic cycling of P to its surface water dynamics in lakes. IPW7 International Phosphorus Workshop (Uppsala, Sweden).

[22] Rezanezhad F, Couture RM, Kovac R, Van Cappellen P. (2012) A novel automated fluctuating water table column system to study redox oscillations in saturated and unsaturated media. European Geophysical Union General Assembly (Vienna, Austria). Geophysical Research Abstract (14) 3287.

[21] Tessier A, Gobeil C, Couture RM.  (2012) Stable Pb isotope ratios as mid-1800s stratigraphic markers for sediments from Eastern Canada lakes. International Paleolimnology Symposium (Glasgow, Scotland).

[20] Couture RM, Fischer R, Gobeil C, Campisi D, Van Cappellen P.  (2012) Reactive-transport modeling of the sulfur cycle in lake sediment : fixing the leaksASLO aquatic sciences meeting (Shiga, Japan).

[19] Couture RM, Rose J, Wallschlaeger D, Van Cappellen P.  (2012) Arsenic sequestration during early diagenetic sulfur redistributionGoldschmidt (Montréal, Canada).

[18] Omoregie EO, Couture RM, Van Cappellen P, Corkhill CL, Charnock J, Polya DA, Vaughan DJ, Vanbroekhoven K, Lloyd JR. (2012) Arsenic Bioremediation by Biogenic Iron Oxides and SulfidesGoldschmidt (Montréal Canada).

[17] Tessier A, Gobeil C, Couture RM.  (2012) Stable Pb isotope ratios as mid-1800s stratigraphic markers for sediments from Eastern Canada lakesGoldschmidt (Montréal, Canada).

[16]  Mitchell K, Couture RM, Johnson T, Mason PRD, Van Cappellen P.  (2012) Isotope fractionation of selenium during sorption to iron oxide and iron sulfide  minerals. Goldschmidt (Montréal, Canada).

[15] Rigaud S, Couture RM, Cossa D, Castelles S, Deflandre B, Garnier C, Roncin Y, Radakovitch O, Garnier J-M. Influence of seasonal anoxic bottom water on early diagenetic processes and trace elements exchange in coastal sedimentsGordon Research Conference on Chemical Oceanography (Andover, USA).

[14]  Couture RM, Wallschläger D, Mitchell K, Van Cappellen P. (2011) Geochemical Behavior of (Thio)arsenates with Fe-Minerals. Goldschmidt (Prague, Czech Republic). Mineralogical Magazine (75) 609 – 711.

13] Torres E, Couture RM, Shafei B, Ruiz Cánovas C, Ayora C. (2011) Sediment Diagenesis Modelling in a AMD Contaminated Reservoir. Goldschmidt (Prague, Czech Republic). Mineralogical Magazine (75) 796–824.

[12]  Mitchell K, Couture RM, Johnson T, Mason P, Van Cappellen P. (2011) Selenium Adsorption and Associated Selenium Isotope Fractionation. Goldschmidt (Prague, Czech Republic). Mineralogical Magazine   (75) 1374–1520.

[11] Gobeil C, Tessier A, Couture RM, Gallon C. (2011) Sources of Pb deposited in southern Quebec lakes over the past two hundred yearsCanadian Chemistry Conference (Montreal, Canada). invited

[10] Parsons CT, Couture RM, Omoregie EO, Bardelli F, Greneche J-M, Roman-Ross G. and Charlet L. (2011) The effect of flood-induced redox oscillations on arsenic mobility in a calcareous fluvisol. International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements (Zurich, Switzerland).

[9] Rigaud S, Couture RM, Cossa D,  Castelle S, Deflandre B, Garnier C, Roncin Y, Radakovitch O, Garnier J-M.  (2011) Transport and biogeochemical reactions controlling trace metals mobility in contaminated coastal sediments. International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment (Zurich, Switzerland).

[8] Shafei B, Couture RM, and Van Cappellen P. (2010) Arsenic sorption in aquatic sediments: Equilibrium, kinetic and mixed modeling approaches. Goldschmidt (Knoxville, USA). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta  (74) A938–A938.

[7] Couture RM, Shafei B, Van Cappellen P, Tessier A, Gobeil C. (2010) Arsenic dynamics in lake sediments. Goldschmidt (Knoxville, USA). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (74) A193–A193.

[6] Van Cappellen P, Couture RM, Shafei B, Gobeil C, Tessier A. (2009)  Arsenic in lake sediments: Resolving historical deposition from biogeochemical transformation.  237th ACS National meeting (Salt Lake city, USA). Abstr. Am. Chem. Soc.  (237) 27-GEOC. invited

[5] Couture RM, Gobeil C, Tessier A. (2009) Arsenic reaction and mobility along redox gradients in lake sediments. Goldschmidt (Davos, Switzerland). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (73) A248–A248.

[4] Couture RM, Gobeil C, Tessier A. (2008) Chronology of atmospheric deposition of arsenic inferred from reconstructed sedimentary records. Goldschmidt (Vancouver, Canada). Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta  (72)  A186–A186.

[3] Couture RM, Gobeil C, Tessier A. (2009) Lake sediments as archives of atmospheric arsenic contamination. ASLO Aquatic Sciences Meeting (Nice, France).

[2] Knoery J, Claisse D, Chiffoleau J-F, Couture RM, Gobeil C, Munschy C, Orians K J, Sheil A E, Tixier C, Tronczynsi J. (2008) Beyond status and trends of coastal chemical contamination appraised by biomonitoring: Achievements and challenges facing the mussel watch program. ASLO Ocean Science Meeting (Orlando, USA).

[1] Couture RM, Cossa D, Chiffoleau J-F, Auger D, Gobeil C. Stable Pb isotope ratios as tracers of the origin of Pb in the blue mussel. (2006) 27th North-American Annual meeting SETAC (Montréal, Canada).

Peer-reviewed abstracts in national conferences

  1. Couture RM, Hindar A, Rognerud S, Eriksen TE (2015) Mobility of trace metals and major elements in the sediments and pore waters of limed lakes.Norsk-svensk forsurings- og kalkingskonferanse 2015 (Hamar, Norway). invited
  2. Markelova E, Parsons CT, Smeaton CM, Charlet L, Van Cappellen C, Couture RM (2014) Geochemical and microbial influences on measured redox potential in soils: Modelling strategies and implications for contaminant mobility.RTS 2014(Pau, France).
  3. Kaste Ø,Starrfelt J, Tominaga K, Couture RM. Predicting possible futures in the Vansjø-Hobøl catchment with a linked river-lake modelling approach.  (2013) EUTROPIA Conference (Oslo, Norway).
  4. Parsons CT, Couture RM, Roman-Ross G. and Charlet L.(2010) Redox controls on arsenic mobility in a calcareous fluvisol. Geogenic Chemicals in Groundwaters and Soils, BRGM (Orléans, France).
  5. Mertens J, Couture RM, Hug S, Wehrli B, Furrer G. (2010) Adsorption of arsenate on polynuclear Al granulate.Geogenic Chemicals in Groundwaters and Soils, BRGM (Orléans, France).
    9. Couture RM, Bravin M N, Benedetto M, Hinsinger P and Rose J.  (2010) Arsenic availability in wheat rhizosphere affected by root-induced alkalinisation. AquaTRAIN Marie-Curie RTN Final Conference, BRGM (Orléans, France).
  6. Couture RM, Shafei B, Van Cappellen P, Tessier A, Gobeil C. Arsenic early diagenesis in lake sediments.(2010) AquaTRAIN Marie-Curie RTN Final Conference, BRGM (Orléans, France).
  7. Couture RM, Gobeil C, Tessier A, Shafei B, Van Cappellen P, Bravin M, Rose J and Masion A.(2010) Arsenic mobility along redox and pH gradients. AquaTRAIN Marie Curie RTN general assembly, Central European University (Budapest, Hungary).
  8. Rigaud S, Couture RM, Cossa D, Castelle S, Deflandre B, Garnier C, Roncin Y, Radakovitch O et Garnier J-M.(2010) Biogéochimie et cycles des métaux traces à l’interface eau-sédiment dans l’étang de Berre. Congrès des Doctorants en Sciences de l’Environnement (Cassis, France).
  9. Couture RM, Gobeil C, Tessier A.(2009) Rate of arsenic adsorption onto Fe-oxyhydroxides. Gananoque Environmental Science & Engineering Meeting (Gananoque, Canada).
  10. Couture RM, Shafei B, Gobeil C, Tessier A, Van Cappellen P.  (2009) Remobilisation de l’arsenic depuis les sédiments d’un lac oxygénés en permanence. Chapitre Saint-Laurent/SETAC (Québec, Canada).
  11. Couture RM, Cossa D, Chiffoleau J-F, Auger D, Gobeil C.(2006)Les rapports  des isotopes stables du Pb  comme traceurs de l’origine des contaminants chez la moule bleue. Chapitre Saint-Laurent/SETAC (Montréal, Canada).
  12. Couture RM, Gobeil C, Tessier A.(2005) Flux et tendances temporelles de l’arsenic dans les sédiments. Chapitre Saint-Laurent/SETAC (Québec, Canada).
  13. Couture RM andGobeil C. (2004) Évaluation et géochronologie des contaminants en milieu côtier. Université de Sherbrooke (Sherbrooke, Canada).

Invited seminars
17. Impacts des changements environnementaux sur les cycles biogéochimiques lacustres:Une approche itérative pour l’identification des processus, Département de Chimie, Université Laval (Québec, Canada) June 2017.
16. Predicting lake water quality in near real-time: Introduction to the PROGNOS project, Vannforskning i Norge – VAnnforsk (Oslo, Norway) November 2016.
15. Aquatic biogeochemical cycling of redox-sensitive elements,Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University (Stockholm, Sweden) May 2016.
14. Lakes responses to increased DOC and phosphorus loads: two norwegian case studies, Center for Hydrology and Ecology (Wallingford, England) June 2015.
13. Lake responses to changes in climate and element loads from the catchment, Department of Physical and Environmental Sciences, University of Toronto (Toronto, Canada) April 2015.
12. Oxygen dynamics in boreal lakes in response to long-term changes in climate, ice phenology and DOC inputs,  IRTG “Integrated Hydrosystem Modelling” seminar series, University of Tübingen (Tübingen, Germany) December 2014.
11. Reconstructing oxygen dynamics in boreal lakes in response to long-term changes in climate, ice phenology and DOC inputs, Ecohydrology Seminar Series, University of Waterloo (Waterloo, Canada) November  2014.
10. Modelling nutrients and contaminants biogeochemical cycling at the sediment-water interface, Norsk Institutt for Vannforskning- NIVA (Olso, Norway) November 2012.
9. Modelling tools to reveal the role of sediments in controlling water quality in lakes,Farvolden Day &Groundwater research symposium, University of Waterloo (Waterloo, Canada) October 2012.
8. Building reaction networks for geochemical models, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Western University (London, Canada) September 2012.
7. Modelling the biogeochemical cycling of sulfur at the watershed scale, Chemistry & Water Institute, Wilfrid-Laurier University (Waterloo, Canada) August 2012.
6. Biogeochemical cycling of arsenic, sulfur and iron in the subsurface, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Waterloo (Waterloo, Canada) March 2011.
5. Arsenic mobility in sulfidic sediment, Worsfold Water Quality Centre Environmental Chemistry Seminar Series, Trent University (Peterborough, Canada) October 2010.
4. Modelling arsenic mobility along redox and pH gradients, CNRS-CEREGE (Aix-en-Provence, France) March 2010.
3. Arsenic early diagenesis in lake sediments, Institut de Minéralogie et de Physique des Milieux Condensés & IPGP (Paris, France) January 2010.
2. Identifying atmospheric sources of arsenic to lake sediments, Department of environmental Sciences, Lancaster University (Lancaster, England) October 2008.
1. Stable Pb isotopes ratios as tracers of contaminants origin to the blue mussel, Workshop of the French Mussel Watch Program, IFREMER (Nantes, France) November 2007.

8. Couture RM and Tominaga K. 2016. Lake stratification and ice phenology: Modelling with MyLake. In Obrador, B., Jones, I.D. and Jennings, E. (Eds.) NETLAKE toolbox for the analysis of high-frequency data from lakes. NETLAKE COST Action ES1201. pp. 28–34
7. Couture RM, Cremona F, Rankinen K,  Gutiérrez-Cánovas C. EU MARS Project D4.3  Case study synthesis: Report on case studies from Northern river basins, 197 pp.
6. Ferreira T, Panagopoulos Y, Bloomfield J, Couture RM, Ormerod SJ. EU MARS Project D4.1 A synthesis of river basin case studies – Final Report, 625 pp.  DOI:10.13140/RG.2.2.31244.31369
5.  Haande S, Moe J, Couture RM (2016) Phytoplankton and other monitoring data from Lake Vansjø. Freshwater Metadata Journal (15) 8–16 DOI:10.15504/fmj.2016.15
4. Hindar A, Couture RM, Eriksen TE, Rognerud S. (2015) Mechanisms for metal nodule formation on sediment surfaces of limed lakes, Report No SNO 6875-2015, Norwegian Institute for Water Research/Miljødirektoratet, 39 pp.
3. Moe JS and Couture RM (2014) Design specifications for the SYMBIOSES Bayesian probability network. PETROMAKS project SYMBIOSES, 24 pp.
2. Wright RF, Skarbøvik E, Holen S, Starrfelt J, Couture RM, Farkas C, Beckman M, Moe SJ, Engebretsen A, Tominaga K. (2014) Synthesis of work at Vansjø-Høbol catchment. Deliverable 7.18, Adaptive strategies to mitigate the impacts of climate change on European freshwater ecosystems REFRESH EU FP7, 29 pp.
1. Couture RM, Tominaga K, Starrfelt J, Moe J, Kaste Ø and Wright R. (2013) Report on the catchment-scale modelling of the Vansjø-Høbol and Skuterud catchments, Norway. Part 1-Vansjø-Høbol. Deliverable 5.4, Adaptive strategies to mitigate the impacts of climate change on European freshwater ecosystems REFRESH EU FP7, 59 pp.

4. Skolt H. (February 13th, 2015) Vansjø er med i europeisk forskningsprosjekt (in Norwegian). Interview printed in Moss Avis.
3. Borchgrevink BH and Couture RM (2014) På hva og hvordan reagerer ferskvann? (in Norwegian) Vann (4) 541–542.
2. St-John, R (September 12th, 2014) The Northern Basins: modelling the Vansjø-Hobøl catchment. Interview online in Freshwater Blog.
1. Article: de Wit H, Brandt U, Lund E and Couture RM (2013) Fra sur nedbør til klimaendring på Langtjern (in Norwegian). Ph-status (4) 6–8.