Earth and Planetary Science
EPS Planetary Science

Alumni Yearbook

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

Name Degree Year Major Current Positionsort descending Thesis Topic
Joshua Tollefson Ph.D. 2019 Earth and Planetary Science Unraveling Neptune's Atmospheric Structure from Multi-Wavelength Observations
Hunter Philson M.A. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science
Elisabeth Green Ph.D. 2007 Earth and Planetary Science The influence of geochemical and microbiological weathering on hillslope erosion and landscape evolution
Robert Citron Ph.D. 2019 Earth and Planetary Science Early Mars Geodynamics: Giant Impacts, Super-plumes, and Vast Oceans
Kathryn Quigley M.A. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science
Kimberly Knight Ph.D. 2007 Earth and Planetary Science Argon Geochronology: I. Applied 40Ar/39Ar Methods to the Chronology of Large Igneous Provinces II. Development of Cosmogenic Argon Methods for Terrestrial Chronology
Holly Brown Ph.D. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science Evaluating and Improving the ElarmS Earthquake Early Warning Algorithm
Atif Saleem M.A. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science
Wren Montgomery Ph.D. 2007 Earth and Planetary Science The Role of High-Pressure Organic Chemistry in Planetary Evolution
Cheyenne Waldman M.A. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science
John Moreau Ph.D. 2007 Earth and Planetary Science The role of microbial sulfur cycling in the fate of metals in mining-impacted environments
Michael Whitman M.A. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science
Arthur Karlstrom Ph.D. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science
Jay Perron Ph.D. 2007 Earth and Planetary Science Formation of Evenly Spaced Ridges and Valleys
David Mangiante Ph.D. 2016 Earth and Planetary Science Metal and mineral catalyzed organic photochemistry in modern and prebiotic environments
Joel Rowland Ph.D. 2007 Earth and Planetary Science Tie Channels
Mark Wenzel Ph.D. 2007 Earth and Planetary Science Layered Mantle Convection on Mars, and the Electronic Structure of Magnetite
Shuai Zhang Ph.D. 2016 Earth and Planetary Science First-principles Simulations of Minerals in Earth and Planetary Interiors
John Sanders Ph.D. 2011 Earth and Planetary Science On the Formation of Cirques by Glaciers
Douglas Allen Ph.D. 2008 Earth and Planetary Science Development and application of a process-based, basin-scale stream temperature model
Su-chin Chang Ph.D. 2008 Earth and Planetary Science Application of High-Precision Geochronology in Evolution and Mass Extinctions
Brent Grocholski Ph.D. 2008 Earth and Planetary Science Viscosity of Planetary Fluids and the Amorphization of Crystals at High Pressure
Stephen Ferencz M.A. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science
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
Justin Schaefer M.A. 2012 Earth and Planetary Science
Felipe Orellana Rovirosa Ph.D. 2017 Earth and Planetary Science Crust-Lithosphere-Asthenosphere Dynamics in Mantle Plume Provinces with Emphasis on the Galápagos
Micheal Lamb Ph.D. 2008 Earth and Planetary Science Formation of Amphitheater-Headed Canyons
Christopher Johnson Ph.D. 2017 Earth and Planetary Science Stress modulation of earthquakes: A study of long and short period stress perturbations and the crustal response
Ryan McWilliams Ph.D. 2008 Earth and Planetary Science Elastic and Inelastic Shock Compression of Diamond and Other Minerals
Alexander Stine Ph.D. 2010 Earth and Planetary Science Assistant Professor, Dept. of Earth & Climate Sciences, San Francisco State University Climate Change at Annual Timescales

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