Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Geophysics

Alumni Yearbook

This page is under construction and currently only represents a limited list of EPS alumni.

Name Degree Year Major Current Positionsort ascending Thesis Topic
Kristen Fauria Ph.D. 2017 Earth and Planetary Science Vanderbilt University Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Assistant Professor Dynamics of pyroclastic density currents and submarine eruptions
Leslie Hsu Ph.D. 2010 Earth and Planetary Science USGS Community for Data Integration Coordinator Bedrock Erosion by Granular Flow
Avinash Nayak Ph.D. 2017 Earth and Planetary Science University of Wisconsin Madison Department of Geoscience, Postdoc I. Seismic Moment Tensor Analysis of Micro-Earthquakes in an Evolving Fluid-Dominated System, II. Ambient Noise Cross-Correlation for Evaluating Velocity Structure and Instrument Orientations in a Geothermal Environment
Daniella Rempe Ph.D. 2016 Earth and Planetary Science University of Texas, Austin Jackson School of Geosciences Assistant Professor Controls on critical zone thickness and hydrologic dynamics at the hillslope
Rob Porritt Ph.D. 2013 Earth and Planetary Science University of Texas Institute for Geophysics, Postdoctoral Researcher Tracing the Farallon plate through seismic imaging with USArray
Amanda Thomas Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science University of Oregon Department of Earth Sciences, Assistant Professor Fact or friction: Inferring rheology from nonvolcanic tremor and low-frequency earthquakes on the deep San Andreas fault
Leif Karlstrom Ph.D. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science University of Oregon Department of Earth Sciences, Assistant Professor Causes and consequences of unsteady crustal magma transport
Mong-Han Huang Ph.D. 2014 Earth and Planetary Science University of Maryland Department of Geology, Assistant Professor Crustal Deformation During Co- and Postseismic Phases of the Earthquake Cycle Inferred from Geodetic and Seismic Data
Courtney Sprain Ph.D. 2017 Earth and Planetary Science University of Liverpool School of Environmental Sciences, Postdoctorial Research Associate Resolving the timing of events around the Cretaceous-Paleogene Boundary
Jennifer Druhan Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science University of Illinois Urbana Champaign Department of Geology Assistant Professor Stable Isotope Fractionations in Biogeochemical Reactive Transport
Benjamin Nault Ph.D. 2015 Earth and Planetary Science University of Colorado at Boulder Department of Chemistry Postdoctoral Researcher Observational constraints on upper tropospheric NOx emissions, lifetime, and oxidative products
Edwin Kite Ph.D. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science University of Chicago Department of the Geophysical Sciences Assistant Professor I. Climate change on ancient Mars. II. Exoplanet geodynamics and climate.
Sanne Cottaar Ph.D. 2013 Earth and Planetary Science University of Cambridge Department of Earth Sciences University Lecturer Heterogeneity and Flow in the Deep Earth
Carolina Munoz-Saez Ph.D. 2016 Earth and Planetary Science Universidad de Chile, Postdoctorial Researcher Dynamics of Geyser systems, El Tatio, Atacama
Maxwell Rudolph Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science UC Davis Earth and Planetary Sciences, Assistant Professor Mechanical Controls on Eruptions
Joanne Emerson Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science UC Davis Department of Plant Pathology, Assistant Professor Assembly of Deeply Sequenced Metagenomes Yields Insight into Viral and Microbial Ecology in Two Natural Systems
Dylan Spaulding Ph.D. 2010 Earth and Planetary Science UC Davis Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences Assistant Project Scientist Laser-Driven Shock Compression Studies of Planetary Compositions
Sean Wahl Ph.D. 2017 Earth and Planetary Science UC Berkeley Postdoctorial Researcher Modeling of Planetary Interiors: From Microscopic to Global Scales
Dino Bellugi Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science UC Berkeley Department of Geography, Postdoctoral Researcher What Controls Shallow Landslide Size Across Landscapes?
Laura Lammers Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science UC Berkeley Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, Assistant Professor Kinetic isotope and trace element partitioning during calcite precipitation from aqueous solution
Laura Nielson Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science UC Berkeley Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management Assistant Professor
Kathryn Materna Ph.D. 2019 Earth and Planetary Science UC Berkeley Active Tectonics lab Geodetic and Seismological Investigations of Earthquake Cycle Deformation and Fault Zone Properties
Leah Morgan Ph.D. 2009 Earth and Planetary Science U.S. Geological Survey Research Geologist Geochronological constraints on Plio-Pleistocene Hominid Evolution in the Ethopian rift
Christian Braudrick Ph.D. 2013 Earth and Planetary Science Stillwater Sciences, Fluvial Geomorphologist Meandering in Gravel-Bed Rivers
Brook Peterson Ph.D. 2013 Earth and Planetary Science SportsEngine Data Scientist/ Engineering Rates and Mechanisms of Magmatic Processes: Isotopic and Geochronological Evidence
Ahyi Kim Ph.D. 2008 Earth and Planetary Science School of Science, Graduate School of Nanobioscience Department of Materials System Science Investigating Rupture Process of Parkfield Seismicity
Nestor Cuevas Ph.D. 2009 Earth and Planetary Science Schlumberger Geosolutions, Integrated EM Center of Excellence Senior Geophysicist Electrokinetic Coupling in Hydraulic Fracture Propagation
David Shimabukuro Ph.D. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science Sacramento State University Department of Geology Assistant Professor and Graduate Coordinator The Cenozoic Tectonic History of the Calabrian Orogen, Southern Italy
Tess McEnulty Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science Red Canyon, Orion Assembly, test, and Launch Operations Engineer Oxygen Loss from Venus and the Influence of Extreme Solar Wind Conditions
Kelly Wiseman Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science Radius Intelligence, Senior Data Scientist The Far Reach of Megathrust Earthquakes: Evolution of Stress, Deformation and Seismicity Following the 2004 Sumatra-Andaman Rupture

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