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  • Adjunct Professor

Earth Research Institute
(Researcher)

 

  • 805-893-4905
  • Ellison 6710
  • Alumnus
  • PhD Winter 2014

Thesis/Dissertation
Regional Benthic Foraminiferal Oxygen Isotope Stacks for the Last Glacial Cycle

Research Area
Paleoclimatology

Advisor
Lorraine Lisiecki

  • PhD candidate

Thesis/Dissertation
In progress

Research Area

Advisor
Brad Hacker

  • Alumna
  • MS Summer 2015

Thesis/Dissertation
New middle Cambrian hyolith genus and species and echinoderm ossicles from the Georgina Basin, Australia

Research Areas
Paleobiology/Paleontology

Advisor
Susannah Porter

  • Alumnus
  • MS Fall 2010

Thesis
Spatial distribution of near-shore gas seepage from sub-sea permafrost in the Laptev Sea Shelf, Arctic Ocean

Research Area
Marine Geophysics

Advisor
Bruce Luyendyk

 

  • Professor

Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology 

  • 805-893?3730
  • Noble 1124
  • Professor Emeritus

Tectonics, Petrology, Volcanology

  • 805-893-3156
  • Webb 2117
  • Professor

Seismology, Earth Structure

 

  • 805-893-8375
  • Webb 2112
  • PhD candidate

Thesis/Dissertation
In progress

Research Area

Advisor
David Valentine

  • Alumna
  • MS Winter 2011

Research Area
Fluvial Geomorphology

Advisor
Ed Keller

  • PhD candidate

Dissertation
In progress

Research Area
Sedimentology

Advisor
Alex Simms

  • Alumna
  • PhD Summer 2013

Thesis/Dissertation
Neogene Tectonic Evolution of the NE Pamir margin, NW China

Research Areas
Geomorphology, Tectonic Geomorphology

Advisor
Doug Burbank

  • Professor

Angiosperm Paleo- and Neocarpology, Angiosperm Paleobiogeography, Paleobiology and Evolution of Land Plants, Plant-Animal Interactions in the Fossil Record

  • Alumnus
  • MS Winter 2013

Research Areas
Seismology, Volcanology, Planetary Science

Advisor
Frank Spera

  • Alumnus
  • MS Summer 2018

Dissertation
A Comparative Morphologic Analysis of Hydrocarbon Induced Terrains in the Gulf of Mexico and Offshore Southern California

Advisor
Dave Valentine

  • Webb 1032
  • Alumna
  • MS Summer 2015

Thesis/Dissertation
Seismic Noise Analysis to Constrain Shallow Velocity Structure in the southern San Andreas Fault Region 

Research Areas
Geophysics, Seismology

Advisor
Ralph Archuleta

  • Alumna
  • PhD Fall 2015

Thesis/Dissertation
Cosmogenic 35S as an Intrinsic Hydrologic Tracer for Young Groundwater in Mountain Basins and Managed Aquifer Recharge Facilities

Research Areas
Hydrology, Geochemistry

Advisor
Jordan Clark

  • Professor

Geochemistry, Microbiology, Marine Science

  • 805-893-2973
  • Webb 2017a
  • PhD candidate

Dissertation
In progress

Research Area

Advisor
Dave Valentine

  • Alumna
  • MS Winter 2011

Research Areas
Structure and Stratigraphy

Advisor
Phil Gans

  • Alumna
  • MS Spring 2013

MS Thesis
Using Laser Scanning Technology to Monitor Coastal Erosion

Advisor
Alex Simms

  • Alumnus
  • MS Fall 2013

Thesis/Dissertation
Tectonic Geomorphology of the Gaviota Coast

Research Areas
Geomorphology, Landscape Evolution

Advisor
Ed Keller

  • PhD candidate

Thesis/Dissertation
In progress

Research Area

Advisor
Toshiro Tanimoto

  • Professor Emeritus

Stratigraphic Paleontology, Engineering Geology and Field Geology

 

  • 541-942-3577
  • Associate Professor

Paleoclimatology, Paleoceanography

 

  • 805-893-4903
  • Webb 1113
  • Alumnus
  • MS Winter 2014

Thesis/Dissertation
Changes in the Indian summer monsoon during the last interglacial: insights from two hydrological proxies

Research Areas
Paleoclimatology, Surface Processes

Advisor
Syee Weldeab

  • MS candidate

Dissertation
In progress

Research Area

Advisor
Matt Jackson

  • Alumna
  • MS Spring 2012

Research Area
Structure, Tectonics

Advisor
John Cottle

 

  • Researcher

Areas of Research
Plate tectonics,mid-ocean ridge processes,Antarctic geophysics,geologic time scale calibration.

  • Alumnus
  • MS Fall 2018

Thesis/Dissertation
Quantification of groundwater discharge to San Ysidro Creek discharge using continuous 222Rn measurements during a storm

Advisor
Jordan Clark

  • Noble Annex 1023
  • Professor Emeritus

Mineralogy (Zeolites and secondary minerals from base metal deposits), Volcanic petrology and field geology

  • PhD candidate

Thesis/Dissertation
In progress

Research Area

Advisor
Susannah Porter

  • Alumnus
  • MS Summer 2017

Thesis/Dissertation
Late Mezozoic Shortening Structures in Western Portion of the Northern Snake Range Metamorphic Core Complex, White Pine County, NV

Advisor
Phil Gans

  • PhD candidate

Thesis/Dissertation
In progress

Research Areas
Stuctural Geology, Tectonics, Field Geology/Mapping

Advisor
Phil Gans

  • Alumna
  • MS Summer 2015

Thesis/Dissertation
Heightened Delivery of Silica to Cretaceous Seas, the Fossil Record of Silica Biomineralization, and the Search for a Seawater Silica Proxy

Research Areas
Paleobiology/Paleontology

Advisor
Susannah Porter

  • Professor
  • Chair

Vertebrate Paleontology, Mammalian Systematics

 

  • 805-893-8628
  • Webb 1112
  • PhD candidate

Dissertation
In progress

Research Area
Geophysics

Advisor
Toshiro Tanimoto

  • Alumna
  • PhD Fall 2012

Research Area
Geophysics

Advisors
Chen Ji & Toshiro Tanimoto

  • Visiting Researcher

Areas of research
Ground motion simulation using SEM (SPECFEM3D); Rupture process; Dynamic response analysis of high dams.

Advisor
Chen Ji

  • PhD candidate

Thesis/Dissertation
In progress

Research Area

Advisor
Alex Simms

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