Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Near-Surface Geochemistry and Geobiology

Alumni Yearbook

Name Degree Year Major Current Position Thesis Topicsort descending
Robert Douglass Ph.D. 1954 Geology Studies in crystal chemistry of silicates
William Crawford Ph.D. 1965 Geology Studies in Franciscan metamorphism near Jenner, California
Iris Borg Ph.D. 1954 Geology Studies in metamorphism
Charles Gilbert Ph.D. 1938 Geology Studies in natural solid-liquid equilibrium
Mark Ghiorso Ph.D. 1980 Geology Studies in natural solid-liquid equilibrium
Joseph Glover Ph.D. 1953 Geology Studies in petrology and mineralogy of sedimentary rocks
Ronald Lyon Ph.D. 1954 Geology Studies in the geology of the western Sierra Nevada
Joan Fitzpatrick Ph.D. 1976 Geology Studies in the microstructure and crystal chemistry of minerals
Garry Lowder Ph.D. 1970 Geology Studies in volcanic petrology
Kevin Righter Ph.D. 1994 Geology Studies of basic volcanism in the western Mexican volcanic belt
Christian Jensen M.A. 1931 Geology Studies of the early basic Breccia of northwestern Yellowstone
Mark Anders Ph.D. 1989 Geology Studies of the stratigraphic and structural record of large volcanic and impact events
James Nicholls Ph.D. 1969 Geology Studies of the volcanic petrology of the Navajo-Hopi area, Arizona
Paul Wallace Ph.D. 1991 Geology Studies on Basic Magmas : petrologic diversity in the western Mexican Volcanic Belt : Sulfur in oceanic lavas
Junkee Rhie Ph.D. 2006 Geophysics Studies on tiny and huge seismic sources using long period surface waves: From the hum to 2004 Sumatra-Andaman earthquake
Alexander Baird Ph.D. 1960 Geology Superposed deformations in the central Sierra Nevada foothills, east of the Mother Lode
Mabel Ulbrich M.A. 1971 Geology Systematics of eucrites and howardite meteorites and a petrographic study of representative individual eucrites
Clifford Riebe Ph.D. 2000 Geology Tectonic and climatic control of physical erosion rates and chemical weathering rates in the Sierra Nevada, California : inferred from cosmogenic nuclides and geochemical mass balance
Inyo Ellersieck M.A. 1986 Geology Tectonic shortening of the upper crust in the Western Brooks Range, Alaska : structure of the Northwestern Baird Mountains
Alice Jones Ph.D. 1991 Geology Tectonic significance of Paleozoic and Earley Mesozoic Terrane accretion in Northern Nevada
Gary Parkison M.A. 1976 Geology Tectonics an sedimentation along a Late Jurassic (?) active continental margin, western Sierra Nevada foothills, California
E Daley B.A. 1992 Geology Temporal and spatial variations in compositions of young mafic volcanic rocks of the southwestern basin and range : isotopic constraints on the relationship between thinning in the lithosphere and extensional deforamtion in the upper crust
David Bice Ph.D. 1980 Geology Tephra stratigraphy and physical aspects of recent volcanism near Managua, Nicaragua
Donald Pape M.S. 1978 Geology Terraced alluvial fills in Contra Costa County, California
Ali Nowroozi Ph.D. 1965 Geophysics Terrestrial eigenvibrations following the great Alaskan earthquake, March, 1964
Toru Takeshita Ph.D. 1987 Geology Texture development and plastic anisotropy in deformed polycrystals : theories, experiments and geological impolications
Florian Heidelbach Ph.D. 1994 Geology Textures and microstructures in recrystallized rocks : a study by x-ray and electron diffraction
Katherine Hoag Ph.D. 2008 Earth and Planetary Science The Anomalous Oxygen Isotopic Composition of Atmospheric CO2 and Applications to the Carbon Cycle and Stratospheric Chemistry and Transport
John Peterson Ph.D. 1986 Geophysics The application of algebraic reconstruction techniques to geophysical problems
Lars Stixrude Ph.D. 1991 Geophysics The atomic structure of liquid, vitreous and crystalline tectosilicates and their response to pressure