Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Planetary Science

Alumni Yearbook

Name Degreesort ascending Year Major Current Position Thesis Topic
John Lerbekmo Ph.D. 1956 Geology The character and origin of late-Tertiary blue sandstones in central California
William Quaide Ph.D. 1956 Geology Petrography and clay mineralogy of Pliocene sedimentary rocks from the Ventura Basin, California
Carl Romney Ph.D. 1956 Geophysics The Dixie Valley-Fairview Peak earthquakes of December 16, 1954
Charles Shaw Ph.D. 1956 Geology An investigation of some chemical reactions involved in the genesis of metamorphic rocks
Don Tocher Ph.D. 1956 Geophysics Seismic velocities and structure in northern California and Nevada
Howard Wilshire Ph.D. 1956 Geology The history of tertiary volcanism near Ebbets Pass, Alpine County, California
John Hunt Ph.D. 1957 Geology Rock alteration, mica, and clay minerals in certain areas in the United States and Lark mines, Bingham, Utah
Robert Rose Ph.D. 1957 Geology Geology of the May Lake Area, Yosemite National Park
Robert Bowers Ph.D. 1958 Geophysics Gravity in Northern California
John De Noyer Ph.D. 1958 Geophysics The energy in seismic waves
Robert Fournier Ph.D. 1958 Geology Mineralization of the porphyry copper deposit near Ely, Nevada
John Hemley Ph.D. 1958 Geology
John Alfors Ph.D. 1959 Geology A structural and petrographic investigation of an area of glaucophane-bearing rocks in Panoche Valley Quadrangle, California
John Cameron Ph.D. 1959 Geophysics Earthquakes in northern California coastal region
Mark Christensen Ph.D. 1959 Geology Geologic structure of the Mineral King area, California
Allan Cox Ph.D. 1959 Geophysics The remanent magnetization of some Cenozoic volcanic rocks
Reba Fournier Ph.D. 1959 Geology
Robert Hodder Ph.D. 1959 Geology Alkaline rocks and niobium deposits near Nemegos, Ontario
Linn Hoover Ph.D. 1959 Geology Geology of the Anlauf and Drain Quadrangles, Douglas and Lane Counties, Oregon
Ronald Parker Ph.D. 1959 Geology Petrology and structure of pre-Tertiary rocks in western Alpine County, California
Herbert Shaw Ph.D. 1959 Geology Mineralogical studies in the Bunker Hill mine, Idaho
William Stauder Ph.D. 1959 Geophysics The plane of polarization of S waves as related to the mechanism at the focus of an earthquake
Robert Weidman Ph.D. 1959 Geology Geology of the King City Quadrangle, California
Per Aagaard Ph.D. 1979 Geology Thermodynamic and kinetic analysis of silicate hydrolysis at low temperatures and pressures
Lorinda Dengler Ph.D. 1979 Geophysics The microstructure of deformed graywacke sandstones
George Flowers Ph.D. 1979 Geology Equilibrium and mass transfer during progressive metamorphism of siliceous dolomites
Stephen Nelson Ph.D. 1979 Geology The geology and petrology of Volcan Ceboruco, Nayarit, Mexico and partial molar volumes of oxide components of silicate liquids
Robert Page Ph.D. 1979 Geology Alteration-mineralization history of the Butte, Montana ore deposit, and transmission electron microscopy of phyllosilicate alteration phases
James Stifler Ph.D. 1979 Geophysics Finite element modelling of torsional eigenvibrations of the earth
Brian Stump Ph.D. 1979 Geophysics Investigation of seismic sources by the linear inversion of siesmograms