Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Atmosphere, Oceans, and Climate

Alumni Yearbook

Name Degreesort ascending Year Major Current Position Thesis Topic
Daniel O'Connell Ph.D. 1987 Geophysics
Eric Oelkers Ph.D. 1987 Geology Calculation of the transport properties and dissociation constants of aqueous species at high pressures and temperatures
Paul Renne Ph.D. 1986 Geology Permian to jurassic tectonic evolution of the Eastern Klamath Mountains, California
Jonathan Scheiner Ph.D. 1987 Geophysics Crustal attenuation and velocity structure at the San Andreas fault zone in Central California
Everett Shock Ph.D. 1987 Geology Standard molal properties of ionic species and inorganic acids : dissolved gases and organic molecules in hydrothermal systems
Kevin Stewart Ph.D. 1987 Geology A study of compressional and extensional structures in the Northern Apennine fold-and-thrust belt
Toru Takeshita Ph.D. 1987 Geology Texture development and plastic anisotropy in deformed polycrystals : theories, experiments and geological impolications
George Wolf Ph.D. 1987 Geophysics
Charles Alpers Ph.D. 1986 Geology Geochemical and geomorphological dynamics of supergene copper sulfide ore formation and preservation at La Escondida, Antofagasta, Chile
John Bohlke Ph.D. 1986 Geology Local wall rock control of alteration and mineralization reactions along discordant gold quartz veins, Alleghany, California
Bradley Erskine Ph.D. 1986 Geology Mylonitic deformation and associated low-angle faulting in the Santa Rosa mylonite zone, Southern California
Toshiaki Hasenaka Ph.D. 1986 Geology The cinder cones of Michoacan-Guanajuato, Central Mexico
Dion Heinz Ph.D. 1986 Geology Experimental determination of the melting curve of magnesium silicate perovskite at lower mantle conditions, and its geophysical implications
Holly Huyck Ph.D. 1986 Geology Lithologic controls of copper mineralization at the Noranda Lakeshore porphyry copper deposit, Pinal County, Arizona
James Irwin Ph.D. 1986 Geology Geology, K-Ar geochronology and paleomagnetism of parts of the coastal cordillera of Central Chile, South America
Annemarie Meike Ph.D. 1986 Geology A study of deformation-enhanced dissolution in theory, experiment and nature based on microstructural evidence
Alessandro Montanari Ph.D. 1986 Geology Event stratigraphy of Cretaceous and Tertiary Pelagic limestones from the Northern Apennines, Italy
John Peterson Ph.D. 1986 Geophysics The application of algebraic reconstruction techniques to geophysical problems
Yaolin Shi Ph.D. 1986 Geophysics Pore pressure, temperature and deformation in accretionary complexes :ba coupled study on the Barbados ridge complex
John Tanger Ph.D. 1986 Geology Calculation of the standard partial molal thermodynamic properties of aqueous ions and electrolytes at high pressures and temperatures
David Tralli Ph.D. 1986 Geophysics Lateral variations in mantle P velocity for a tectonically regionalized earth
Don Vasco Ph.D. 1986 Geophysics
Norman Abrahamson Ph.D. 1985 Geophysics Estimation of seismic wave coherency and rupture velocity using the SMART 1 strong motion array recordings
William Chavez Ph.D. 1985 Geology Geologic setting and the nature and distribution of disseminated copper mineralization of the Mantos Blancos District, Antofagasta Province, Chile
Alan Deino Ph.D. 1985 Geology Stratigraphy, chemistry, K-Ar dating and paleomagnetism of the Nine Hill Tuffs, California-Nevada : miocene/oligocene Ash Flow Tuffs of Seven Lakes Mountain, California-Nevada
Michael Kruge Ph.D. 1985 Geology Organic geochemistry and comparative diagenesis : Miocene Monterey Formation, Lost Hills Oil Field and vicinity, West San Joaquin Basin, California
Gayle Lux Ph.D. 1985 Geology The solubility and diffusion of noble gases in silicate liquids and studies of noble gases in the Murchison carbonaceous chondrite
William Murphy Ph.D. 1985 Geology Thermodynamic and kinetic constraints on reaction rates among minerals and aqueous solutions
Patricia Murtha Ph.D. 1985 Geophysics Seismic velocities in the upper part of the earth's core
Mark Rivers Ph.D. 1985 Geology Ultrasonic studies of silicate liquids