UW GEOSCIENCE THESES, 2000-2014

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NAME YEAR DEGREE TITLE ADVISER
Alvarado, Daniel 2008 M.S. Crustal deformation of the Salvadoran-Nicaraguan Forearc at the Gulf of Fonseca; a multidisciplinary tectonic study DeMets
Anderson, Kristin Marie 2002 M.S. Hydrogeologic controls on flow to Frederick Springs in the Pheasant Branch watershed, Middleton, Wisconsin Bahr
Anderson, Lindsay 2003 M.S. Evaluation of shoreline erosion extent and processes on Wisconsin's Lake Superior shoreline Mickelson
Aswasereelert, Wasinee 2005 M.S. Facies distribution and stacking of the Eau Claire Formation, Wisconsin; implications of thin shale-rich strat in fluid flow Simo
Baddouh, M'Bark 2008 M.S. The lower and upper contacts of the St. Lawrence Formation (Cambrian), southwestern Wisconsin Byers
Barquero-Molina, Miriam 2003 M.S. 40Ar/39Ar chronology and paleomagnetism of ignimbrites and lavas from the Central Volcanic Zone, northern Chile, and 40Ar/39Ar chronology of silicic ignimbrites from Honduras and Nicaragua Singer
Becker, Richard Albert 2005 M.S. 10Be and 36Cl surface exposure age of the Puerto Bandera Moraine, Lago Argentino, 50 degrees S Singer
Benford, Bryn 2007 M.S. Geological structures of the granitic rocks of the Owyhee Mountains, Idaho; characterization of along-strike variations in the western Idaho shear zone Tikoff
Benford, Bryn 2012 Ph.D. Faulting and strain portioning in Jamaica from GPS and structural data: Implications for Gonave and Hispaniola microplate kinematics, northern Caribbean. DeMets
Bennington, Ninfa 2007 M.S. Three dimensional seismic attenuation structure around the SAFOD site, Parkfield, California Thurber
Bennington, Ninfa 2010 Ph.D. Advances in geophysical methods at Parkfield, California Thurber
Beyer, Steve Ray 2003 M.S. Stratigraphy, sedimentology, and K-bentonite geochemistry of the Galena Group, northeastern Iowa, Upper Mississippi Valley Byers
Blum, Tyler B. 2013 M.S. Oxygen isotope evolution of the Lake Owyhee volcanic field, Oregon, and implications for the evolution of the Snake River plain-Yellowstone low-δ18O large igneous province Valley
Bolger, Kathleen F. 2007 M.S. Morphologic and chemostratigraphic analysis of the Bear Den Member paleosol of the Paleocene-Eocene Golden Valley Formation of western North Dakota Kelly
Bonamici, Chloë Elizabeth 2013 Ph.D. From grain to terrane: integrated geochemical and structural studies in granulites Valley
Bosket, Meagan Elise 2011 M.S. Tracing the build-up to the 7.7 ka climactic eruption at Mount Mazama, Crater Lake, Oregon using U-Th isotope geochemistry Johnson
Braudy, Nicole 2012 M.S. Deformation history of West Mountain, west-central Idaho: Implications for the western Idaho shear zone. Tikoff
Brown, Elizabeth Andrea 2000 M.S. Influence of water level, wave climate and weather on coastal recession along a Great Lakes shoreline Mickelson
Brown, Scott R. 2001 M.S. Quaternary geology of Door County, Wisconsin, and implications for regional flow patterns of the Green Bay Lobe Mickelson
Brownson, Jeffrey R. S. 2001 M.S. The role of organics in the mineralization of clays; effects of phthalic acid on low temperature (25 degrees C) kaolinite synthesis Banfield
Bymers, Benjamin N. 2004 M.S. Investigation of sandstone provenance in the Gualala Basin, CA; sedimentology, sandstone petrography and detrital zircon geochemistry Carroll
Carlson, Anders E. 2002 M.S. The Quaternary geology of southern Sheboygan County Mickelson
Carr, Brett Brady 2008 M.S. Geodetic measurements and numerical models of rifting in northern Iceland for 1993-1999 Feigl
Carson, Eric Christopher 2003 Ph.D. Fluvial responses to Holocene environmental change, Uinta Mountains, northeastern Utah Mickelson
Carter, Jonathon T. V. 2008 M.S. Investigation of perched and regional flow systems in bedrock aquifers, Iowa County, Wisconsin Anderson
Castongia, Ethan E. E. 2014 M.S. An experimental investigation of Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS) on lake ice Wang
Cavosie, Aaron J. 2005 Ph.D. Geochemistry of >3900 Ma detrital zircons from Jack Hills, Western Australia Valley
Chapel, Dawn M. 2000 M.S. The Quaternary geology of central Sheboygan County Mickelson
Charkoudian, Karoun 2003 M.S. A tale of two plutons; pluton emplacement and strike-slip deformation, Vermilion granitic complex, northern Minnesota Tikoff
Chetel, Lauren Matthews 2004 M.S. 40Ar/39Ar geochronology of detrital and volcanic K-feldspar of the Upper Mississippi Valley; implications for terreginous provenance, and the depositional and biostratigraphic history of an Upper Ordovician epeiric sea Simo
Chetel, Lauren Matthews 2009 Ph.D. Evolution of an Eocene landscape: the effects of tectonics, climate and volcanism in the Lake Gosiute watershed Carroll
Ciardelli, Mark C. 2006 M.S. Arsenic uptake by coprecipitation in synthetic and natural Bangladesh groundwater; effect of oxyanions, heating, and seed crystals Sahai
Clechenko, Cory C. 2001 M.S. Petrogenesis of the Willsboro-Lewis wollastonite skarns, northeastern Adirondack Mountains, New York Valley
Clechenko, Elizabeth Ryan 2007 Ph.D. Terrestrial response to transient warming across the Paleocene-Eocene boundary in the Williston Basin, North Dakota : a multi-proxy investigation Kelly
Cobb, Michael K. 2007 M.S. Hydrogeologic characterization of the Ordovician Prairie du Chien Group in west-central Wisconsin Anderson
Colville, Elizabeth J. 2009 M.S. Constraining the aerial extent of the Greenland Ice Sheet during the last and penultimate interglacials Carlson
Cook, Jennie E. 2010 Ph.D. The physical, mechanical, and structural effects of diagenesis in siliciclastic rocks. Goodwin
Craig, Laura 2007 M.S. Identifying denitrification processes in groundwater and surface water at Dorn Creek marsh, Dane County, Wisconsin Bahr
Crosby, Heidi A. 2005 M.S. Mechanisms of iron isotope fractionation during dissimilatory iron reduction and Fe(II) adsorption Johnson
Dansart, Ann M. 2001 M.S. Effects of sand-filled ice-wedge casts on the spatial variability of unsaturated flow and mass transport Bahr
Darter, Jessica L. 2004 M.S. Constraining the geometry of the Scandinavian ice sheet at the last glacial maximum, Nordland, Norway Mickelson
Delak, Katya M. 2006 Ph.D. The potential role of amines in Biological and biomimetic silica precipitation Sahai
Dickoff, Meghan Elizabeth 2010 M.S. Modeling flow and arsenic contamination during aquifer storage and recovery pilot tests in Green Bay, WI Bahr
Doebbert, Amalia 2013 Ph.D. Applications of detrital zircon geochronology and isotope geochemistry in provenance study Carroll
Doebbert, Amalia C. 2006 M.S. Geomorphic controls on lacustrine isotopic compositions; evidence from the Laney Member, Green River Formation (Wyoming) Carroll
Domber, Steven 2000 M.S. An improved hydrogeologic model for groundwater flow in the Token Creek watershed Anderson
Douglass, Daniel C. 2000 M.S. Glacial history of the west fork of Beaver Creek, Uinta Mountains, Utah Mickelson
Douglass, Daniel Corbin 2005 Ph.D. Glacial chronology, soil development, and paleoclimate reconstructions for mid-latitude South America, 1 Ma to Recent Singer
Dralus, Danica E. 2007 M.S. Pore geometry inferred from fluid drainage experiments and simulations in a granular medium Wang
Dripps, Weston Ridgway 2003 Ph.D. The spatial and temporal variability of groundwater recharge within the Trout Lake basin of northern Wisconsin Anderson
Druschel, Gregory Kevin 2002 Ph.D. Sulfur biogeochemistry; kinetics of intermediate sulfur species reactions in the environment Banfield
Du, Miao 2013 M.S. Comparing nonlinear climate responses to orbital-isolation during the early Miocene and Pleistocene: a bicoherence study Meyers
Dunkle, Kallina M. 2012 Ph.D. Preferential flow paths in heterogeneous glacially-deposited aquitards. Anderson
Dunkle, Kallina Marie 2008 M.S. Hydrostratigraphic and groundwater flow model; Troy Valley glacial aquifer, southeastern Wisconsin Anderson
Dyer, Kuwanna Monique 2005 M.S. Facies architecture and paleopedology of ancient river systems, Eocene Wilkins Peak Member of the lacustrine Green River Formation, Wyoming Carroll
Earnest Heckler, Evan J. 2010 M.S. Quantifying the effect of a weak phase on the rheology of naturally deformed polyphase rocks, Mt. Isa Inlier, Australia. Goodwin
Eaton, Jonathan K. 2004 M.S. Oxygen isotope constraints on the petrogenesis of silicic magmas in Nicaragua and Costa Rica Valley
Eaton, Timothy Theodore 2002 Ph.D. Fracture heterogeneity and hydrogeology of the Maquoketa Aquitard, southeastern Wisconsin Anderson
Eisenach, Adam Richard 2006 M.S. Recurrence of enigmatic nannofossil (Braarudosphaera) chalks in the early Oligocene stratigraphy of the Rio Grande Rise, southwestern Atlantic Ocean Kelly
Ekstrom, Ingrid L. 2003 M.S. Effects of air sparging on a geochemically heterogeneous groundwater system Bahr
Emerson, Norlene Rene 2002 Ph.D. Sedimentology, sequence stratigraphy, and brachiopod biostratigraphy of the Ordovician (Mohawkian) Decorah Formation, Midcontinent, USA Simo
Feenstra, Jessica P. 2013 M.S. Microseismicity and 3D tomography of the central Alpine Fault, South Island, New Zealand Thurber
Fenlon, Erin E. 2010 M.S. Goldilocks bivalves: Evolution on three spatiotemporal scales. Geary
Foltz, Timothy L. 2013 M.S. Chemostratigraphy and petrology of the Sauk Sequence in northwestern Montana: deciphering the causes of stable carbon isotope variability in marine carbonates Peters
Fraass, Andrew Jeffrey 2009 M.S. The macroevolutionary history of the Planktonic Foraminifera Kelly
Fredericks, Kyle 2013 M.S. Petrophysical properties of a deformation band fault zone in the Entrada Sandstone, Utah Tobin
Freeman, Emily 2008 M.S. Characteristics and formation mechanism of nano-phase minerals in a vent deposit from the Snake River plain, Idaho; investigation of a potential mineral biosignature Xu
Freiheit, James Robert 2002 M.S. The genus Strombus in the Neogene of the Cibao Valley, northern Dominican Republic Geary
French, Melodie 2009 M.S. An experimental study of mechanical and hydrologic controls on natural hydraulic fracture formation in sandstone and siltstone Goodwin
Gage, JoAnn 2007 M.S. Anisotropy of magnetic susceptibility (AMS) analysis of strain partitioning in a lithologically heterogenous granulite facies shear zone, Mt. Chapple, central Australia Goodwin
Gage, JoAnn R. 2012 Ph.D. Scale dependence of rock mass deformability measured by fiber-optic strain gages. Wang
Garbowicz, Amy J. 2005 M.S. The Upper Cambrian geology of Adams County, Wisconsin Byers
Garibaldi, Nicolas A. 2012 M.S. Constraints on the geometry and timing of neotectonic deformation within the El Salvador Fault system, El Salvador. Tikoff
Gellasch, Christopher Allan 2012 Ph.D. Vulnerability of urban public supply wells in fractured siliciclastic aquifer systems. Bahr
Gihring, Thomas M. 2001 M.S. Arsenic biogeochemistry Banfield
Giorgis, Scott 2003 Ph.D. Structural evolution of the Salmon River suture zone, Idaho, USA; implications for the tectonics of obliquely-convergent plate boundaries Tikoff
Gittings, Hilary Erin 2005 Ph.D. Hydrogeologic controls on springs in the Mukwonago River watershed, SE Wisconsin Bahr
Gopon, Phillip N. 2010 M.S. Sandman low-sulfidation epithermal gold deposits, Northern Great Basin, Nevada. Brown
Gordon, Christopher L. 2006 M.S. The folding styles and deformation history of the Alima Anticline and the southern Atlas, Tunisia Simo
Gosses, Justin 2006 M.S. Stratigraphy and 40Ar/39Ar geochronology of the Laguna del Hunco Formation; a lacustrine and sub-aerial caldera moat formation Carroll
Gower, Drew B. 2009 M.S. Reservoir seepage to groundwater in the Nariarl watershed of Burkina Faso, West Africa Bahr
Greene, Sarah Elizabeth 2009 M.S. Geochemical and petrological constraints on the 1902 eruption of Volcn Santa Mara Singer
Greiner, Edward E. 2011 M.S. Adsorption of alpha amino acids L-Glutamate and L-Aspartate to ?Al2O3. Sahai
Greve, Rachel M. 2007 M.S. A post-closure assessment of natural attenuation at eight leaking underground storage tanks Bahr
Hansen, Samantha E. 2002 M.S. Three-dimensional seismic velocity and attenuation structure of the east rift zone and south flank of Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii Thurber
Haroldson, Erik L. 2014 M.S. Fluid inclusion and stable isotope study of Magino: a magmatic related Archean gold deposit Brown
Harper, Melissa A. 2004 M.S. 40Ar/39Ar constraints on the evolution of the Puyehue-Cordon Caulle volcanic complex, Andean southern volcanic zone, Chile Singer
Hart, David John 2000 Ph.D. Laboratory measurements of poroelastic constants and flow parameters and some associated phenomena Wang
Hart, Garret L. 2002 Ph.D. Isotope study of magmatic processes and crustal recycling in subduction zone environments in the Cascade Range of northwestern U.S Johnson
Haserodt, Megan Joy 2014 M.S. Effects of roads on groundwater flow patterns in peatlands and implications for nearby salmon streams on the Kenai Peninsula, AK Bahr
Herrick, Morgan J. 2007 M.S. Isotopic studies of the 3.7-3.8 Ga Isua banded iron formation provide insight into early Archean geochemical cycles Johnson
Hildreth, Matthew D. 2001 M.S. Surficial geology and late Weichselian ice sheet thickness at Skorgedalen, western Norway Mickelson
Hill, Tina R. 2009 M.S. High-resolution transmission electron microscopy investigation of nano-crystals of pyroxene and copper in Oregon sunstones Xu
Hill, Tina Renee 2012 Ph.D. TEM investigation of nano-scale precipitates in ultrahigh-pressure clinopyroxenes. Xu
Hinke, Hans J. 2003 M.S. The Quaternary geology of western St. Croix County Mickelson
Hoffmann, Erik Nicholas 2005 M.S. Taxonomy and evolution of Admetopsis (Cretaceous brackish-water gastropod) Geary
Hora, John Milan 2009 Ph.D. Linking volcano morphology and composition to magma reservoir evolution at Parinacota Volcano, Chile Singer
Horsman, Eric 2003 M.S. Geometry & internal fabric of the Maiden Creek Sill, Henry Mountains, Utah Tikoff
Horsman, Eric 2006 Ph.D. Quantifying heterogeneous deformation; theory and application Tikoff
Horst, Katharine Jean 2009 M.S. Recurrence of enigmatic nannofossil assemblages (Braarudosphaera) in the South Atlantic during the early Oliogocene Kelly
Huberty, Jason Michael 2010 M.S. Crystal orientation effects for analysis of d18O in magnetite and hematite by SIMS. Valley
Hutton, Wallis 2000 Ph.D. Postseismic motion following the 9 October 1995 Colima-Jalisco earthquake; GPS geodetic constraints on slip along a subduction interface DeMets
Jeppson, Tamara 2014 M.S. Multi-scale analysis of San Andreas Fault Zone physical properties Tobin
Jiang, Xintong 2014 M.S. Crystal growth of calcite and Mg-bearing calcite {104} surfaces: in-situ observation using a flow-through fluid cell Xu
Jicha, Brian R. 2002 M.S. Variable impact of the subducted slab on Aleutian Island arc magma sources; evidence from Sr, Nd, Pb, and Hf isotopes and trace element abundances Singer
Jicha, Brian Richard 2006 Ph.D. Geochronologic and isotopic constraints on the magmatic evolution of Pleistocene-Recent Aleutian and Andean volcanic complexes Singer
Jirutthitijaroen, Preeya 2006 M.S. Application of ground penetrating radar to image shallow-water carbonate, south-central Pyrenees, Spain Simo
John, Rahul 2005 M.S. Simulating response rates and historical transience of surface water and groundwater; Trout Lake basin, northern Wisconsin Anderson
Johnson, Scott Kyle 2010 M.S. Groundwater nutrient contribution to Dunes Lake, Door County, Wisconsin Anderson
Juckem, Paul F. 2003 M.S. Spatial patterns and temporal trends in groundwater recharge, upper Coon Creek watershed, southwest Wisconsin Anderson
Keating-Bitonti, Caitlin Rose 2011 M.S. The influence of North Atlantic deep water on global carbon cycling during the Late Miocene. Peters
Keller, Nathaniel R. 2005 M.S. An assessment of Wisconsin's natural attenuation closure protocol Bahr
Kelly, Jacque 2006 M.S. Silcrete in the St. Peter Sandstone Valley
King, Elizabeth Maria 2001 Ph.D. Oxygen isotope study of source and alteration of granitic magmas in the Western United States and the Superior Province, Canada Valley
Kington, Joe D.  2012 Ph.D. The structure and kinematics of the Nankai trough accretionary prism, Japan. Tobin
Knuth, Matthew W. 2011 Ph.D. Ultrasonic velocity measurements in sheared granular layers : implications for the evolution of dynamic elastic moduli of compositionally-diverse cataclastic fault gouges. Tobin
Kobussen, Alan F. 2005 M.S. Xenolith and petrophysical perspectives of continental mantle seismic anisotropy; case studies in Syria and Siberia Christensen
Kogle, Matthew M. 2011 M.S. Non-destructive evaluation of rock bolts and rock mass associated with optical strain sensors at the former Homestake Gold Mine. Wang
Kostka, Steven J. 2009 M.S. The Quaternary geology of eastern St. Croix County, Wisconsin Mickelson
Kotelnicki, MaryRuth 2008 M.S. Remnants of cruising trilobites : the application of Cruziana in North American stratigraphy Geary
Kuchta, Matthew A. 2000 M.S. Paleoenvironmental significance of nonmarine Mollusca in the Luman Tongue of the Green River Formation, Wyoming Geary
Kuchta, Matthew A. 2009 Ph.D. The paleoenvironmental significance of terrestrial gastropod fossils from the Upper Mississippi Valley in Minnesota and Wisconsin Geary
Kuglitsch, Jeffrey John 2000 Ph.D. Correlation of the Silurian rocks of southeastern and northeastern Wisconsin using conodonts and conodont strontium isotope ratios and proposed conodont and ostracode biofacies models for the environs of the middle Aeronian Michigan Basin Clark
Laabs, Benjamin J. C. 2004 Ph.D. Late Quaternary glacial and paleoclimate history of the southern Uinta Mountains, Utah Mickelson
LaBlanc, Kelly Jo 2001 M.S. A GIS-based study of sedimentation rates and sediment fluxes of the Lake Michigan and Green Bay Lobes of the southern Laurentide ice sheet Mickelson
Lackey, Jade Star 2000 M.S. Fluid flow in sandstones and marbles during wollastonite grade contact metamorphism at Laurel Mountain, east-central California Valley
Lackey, Jade Star 2005 Ph.D. The magmatic and alteration history of the Sierra Nevada Batholith as recorded by oxygen isotope ratios of zircon, titanite, garnet, and quartz Valley
Lancaster, Penelope J. 2007 M.S. Granitoid genesis in the Adirondack Mountains, NY State Valley
Lapen, Thomas J. 2005 Ph.D. Radiogenic isotopes as records of tectonic and metamorphic processes; examples from the Western Alps, Italy, and the Western Gneiss region, Norway Johnson
Leaf, Andrew Thomas 2010 M.S. Distributed temperature sensing in the sandstone aquifer system of Wisconsin: New possibilities for characterizing hydraulic heterogeneity. Bahr
Lemon, Sarah A. M. 2014 M.S. Ambient noise tomography of the Katmai Volcanic cluster Thurber
Leslie, Elizabeth Ryan 2002 M.S. Chemical fingerprinting, 40Ar/39Ar dating and diagenetic alteration of Ordovician K-bentonites, Upper Mississippi Valley Simo
Lin, Yu-Feng 2002 Ph.D. Development of a digital method for estimating groundwater recharge and discharge rates Anderson
Linzmeier, Benjamin John 2012 M.S. Depth migratory behavior elucidated by Ion Microprobe analysis of delta-O-18 within Nautilus macromphalus shell aragonite. Peters
Lockman, Andrew B. 2004 M.S. Earthquake early warning methodologies using P-wave arrivals Allen
Lopez, Jessica Emilia 2007 M.S. Origin of quartzose sandstone in a back-arc setting; Upper Cretaceous Paso del Sapo Formation, Chubut Province, Argentina Carroll
Lovelace, David M. 2012 Ph.D. Triassic macrostratigraphy of the western United States and the ichnology, paleoecology, and paleoenvironments of the Early and Middle Triassic Chugwater Group, Wyoming. Peters
Lowry, Christopher S. 2004 M.S. Assessment of aquifer storage recovery; defining hydraulic controls on recovery efficiency at three representative sites in Wisconsin Anderson
Lowry, Christopher S. 2008 Ph.D. Controls of groundwater flow in a peat dominated wetland/stream complex, Allequash Wetland, northern Wisconsin Anderson
Ludois, James M. 2010 M.S. Strontium isotopes in banded iron formation carbonates: Disequilibrium with ancient seawater. Johnson
Ma, Chao 2012 M.S. Testing the astronomical time scale for Oceanic Anoxic Event 2, and its extension into Cenomanian strata of the Western Interior Basin. Meyers
Maes, Stephanie M. 2002 M.S. Scheelite geochemistry of the Pine Creek Pendant, California; EMPA and stable isotope microanalysis Brown
Maes, Stephanie M. 2006 Ph.D. Magnetic fabric constraints of the emplacement of igneous intrusions Tikoff
Mahlen, Nancy J. 2002 M.S. Provenance and paleogeography of subducted oceanic sediments of the Zermatt-Saas Ophiolite, Western Alps, and implications on rare-earth-element and Rb-Sr mobility at UHP conditions Johnson
Mahlen, Nancy J. 2007 Ph.D. Investigations of radiogenic isotope geochronology and element zoning in garnets; partial dissolution studies, implications for geochronology, and a case study from the Zermatt-Saas Ophiolite, Western Alps Johnson
Mandernach, Megan L. 2001 M.S. Three-dimensional V (sub p) and V (sub p) /V (sub s) structure of the east rift zone and south flank of Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii Thurber
Marma, John C. 2002 M.S. Magmatic and hydrothermal PGE mineralization of the Birch Lake Cu-Ni-PGE deposit in the South Kawishiwi Intrusion, Duluth Complex, Northeast Minnesota Brown
Masbruch, Melissa D. 2005 M.S. Delineation of source areas and characterization of chemical variability using isotopes and major ion chemistry, Allequash Basin, Wisconsin Anderson
Masterlark, Timothy Lee 2000 Ph.D. Regional fault mechanics following the 1992 Landers earthquake Wang
Masters, A. Eugene 2011 M.S. Interferometric synthetic aperture radar analysis and elastic modeling of delormation at the Svartsengi geothermal field in Icleand, 1992-2010: Investigating the feasibility of evaluating reservoir pressure changes from low earth orbit. Feigl
McClure, Seann D. 2008 M.S. Groundwater flow path investigation using stable isotopes of water, dissolved organic carbon, and a groundwater flow and transport model; Allequash Wetland, Vilas County, Wisconsin Anderson
McColgin, Kathleen M. 2002 M.S. The development of a mixed carbonate and siliciclastic slope system in a tectonically active setting, southeastern Spain Simo
McDermott, Abby Lynne 2004 M.S. Hydrogeologic and vegetative gradients across a wetland transect in south central Wisconsin Bahr
Mederos, Selena 2004 M.S. Timing & geometry of the Rock Springs (WY)/Douglas Creek (CO) Arch; an integrated geological & geophysical investigation of a Laramide-style uplift Tikoff
Menendez, Helena M. 2012 M.S. Three-dimensional P-wave velocity structure beneath Long Valley caldera, California, using local-regional double-difference tomography Thurber
Meulemans, Ashley J. 2013 M.S. Tomographic imaging of mine-induced stress changes in North Aurora, Illinois Wang
Miller, Cassidy A. 2009 M.S. Influence of wetland dynamics on microbial redox transformations of nitrate and iron Bahr
Miller, Jonson 2000 M.S. Glacial stratigraphy and chronology of central southern Wisconsin, west of the Rock River Mickelson
Mitchell, Laura Jean 2007 M.S. The Paleocene Eocene thermal maximum in the southern Indian Ocean; high-resolution records of stable isotope and foraminiferal assemblages changes at ODP Site 738 Kelly
Moeller, Carolyn A. 2004 M.S. Modeling the groundwater flow system along a flow line of the Scandinavian ice sheet Mickelson
Mora, Francisco 2008 Ph.D. GPS measurements and finite element modeling of the earthquake cycle along the Middle America subduction zone DeMets
Muffels, Christopher T. 2008 M.S. Application of the LSQR algorithm to the calibration of a regional groundwater flow model; Trout Lake basin, Vilas County, Wisconsin Anderson
Munroe, Jeffrey Scott 2001 Ph.D. Late Quaternary history of the northern Uinta Mountains, northeastern Utah Mickelson
Murray, Daniel 2011 M.S. Northern Hemisphere forcing of the last deglaciation in Southern Patagonia. Singer
Naranjo, John Carlos 2007 M.S. Tertiary basin initiation and sedimentation; east Java Basin, Indonesia Simo
Nielsen, Jennifer Lynn 2006 M.S. A high-latitude record of the planktonic foraminiferal turnover during the middle to late Eocene transition in the southern ocean (ODP site 748) Kelly
Nielsen, Tina M. J. 2008 Ph.D. The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum marine response; an analysis of latitudinal and depth variations Kelly
Obbink, Elizabeth A. 2009 M.S. Abrupt climate events during the last deglaciation and media audience perception of climate change Carlson
Ohlendorf, Summer J. 2010 M.S. Seismicity and structure at Okmok volcano, Alaska Thurber
Oleson, Timothy A. 2005 M.S. Mineral-specific sorption and self-assembly of a short-chain phosphatidylcholine on oxide surfaces Sahai
Oleson, Timothy A. 2009 Ph.D. Chemical and physical controls on oxide-supported phospholipid bilayer formation Sahai
Olson, Erik L. 2005 M.S. A new way to look at fault rupture; understanding and characterizing earthquake predominant period Allen
Orland, Ian James 2008 M.S. Climate deterioration in the eastern Mediterranean as revealed by ion microprobe analysis of a speleothem that grew from 2.2 to 0.9 ka in Soreq Cave, Israel Valley
Orland, Ian James 2012 Ph.D. Seasonality from speleothems: High-resolution icon microprobe studies at Soreq Cave, Israel. Valley
Ortiz-Cordero, Dayanidi 2010 M.S. Mineral inclusions in zircons: A tool for provenance analysis of sedimentary rocks. Valley
Ostrander, Ray J. 2013 M.S. Effects of climate variability on evolutionary tempo and mode in Cretaceous and Neogene marine molluscs Geary
Ott, Christopher J. 2002 M.S. Leptoceratops (Dinosauria, Ornithischia) from the Hell Creek Formation (Cretaceous, Maastrichtian) of eastern Montana Byers
Peck, William Henry 2000 Ph.D. Oxygen isotope studies of Grenville metamorphism and magmatism Valley
Percak-Dennett, Elizabeth M. 2010 M.S. Iron isotope fractionation during dissimilatory iron reduction in simulated archean seawater. Roden
Percak-Dennett, Elizabeth Maria 2014 Ph.D. Microbial iron redox cycling in terrestrial environments Roden
Pesicek, Jeremy D. 2006 M.S. High-precision earthquake locations at Great Sitkin Volcano, Andreanof Islands, Alaska, 1999-2005 Thurber
Pesicek, Jeremy Dale 2009 Ph.D. Structure of the Sumatra-Andaman subduction zone. Thurber
Pfeiffer, Shaili Margreta 2001 M.S. Groundwater/surface water interactions in a lowland savanna on the lower Wisconsin River floodplain Bahr
Piccoli, Leonardo H. 2005 Ph.D. Carbonate platform evolution during icehouse periods; a late Paleozoic (Asselian/Sakmarian) example, Hueco Mountains, West Texas Simo
Pietras, Jeffrey Todd 2003 Ph.D. High-resolution sequence stratigraphy and strontium isotope geochemistry of the lacustrine Wilkins Peak Member, Eocene Green River Formation, Wyoming, U.S.A Carroll
Pint, Christine D. 2002 M.S. A groundwater flow model of the Trout Lake basin; calibration and lake capture zone analysis Anderson
Pollington, Anthony Douglas 2013 Ph.D. Stable isotope signatures of diagenesis: natural and experimental studies Valley
Potier, Chelsea E. 2013 M.S. Subsurface tiltmeter observations of solid earth tides and rock excavation in northeastern Illinois Wang
Poulson, Rebecca L. 2005 M.S. Iron isotope variations as tracers for iron geochemical cycling; investigating the behavior of aqueous and precipitated iron species in natural and synthetic systems Johnson
Primm, Skylar L. 2006 M.S. Wavelet analysis of fabric in deformed granite Tikoff
Pruitt, Aaron H. 2013 M.S. Potential impacts of climate change on groundwater/surface water interaction, Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest, Wisconsin Bahr
Quintero-Mendez, Raiza 2011 M.S. Oxygen isotope ratios in zircon and garnet: a record of magmatic processes and contamination history in the Dinkey Dome peraluminous granite, Sierra Nevada Batholith. Valley
Rawles, Christopher Jeffrey 2014 M.S. Microseismicity near the Central Alpine Fault, South Island, New Zealand: focal mechanisms and state of stress Thurber
Refsnider, Kurt A. 2006 M.S. Late Quaternary glacial and climate history of the Provo River drainage, Uinta Mountains, Utah Mickelson
Relle, Monica K. 2001 M.S. Precise 40Ar/39Ar ages for the Big Lost "event" and the Matuyama-Brunhes reversal from lava flows on La Palma, Canary Islands Singer
Rhodes, Meredith Kay 2002 Ph.D. Lacustrine stratigraphy and strontium isotope geochemistry of the Laney Member, Green River Formation, southwestern Wyoming Carroll
Riederer, Matthew J. 2007 M.S. Fluid inclusion study of the Midas low-sulfidation epithermal Au/Ag mine, Elko County, Nevada Brown
Riley, Paul 2010 Ph.D. Fracture system genesis and organization in the Tuolomne Intrusive Suite, Sierra Nevada Batholith, CA Tikoff
Riley, Paul R. 2006 M.S. The spatial distribution of deformation bands and fractures in the Pajarito fault zone and implications for vadose zone fluid flow through the Bandelier Tuff, New Mexico Goodwin
Roberts, Joshua S. 2011 M.S. Hydrostatic leveling sensors as long baseline tiltmeters to evaluate ground motion in two underground mines. Wang
Roberts, Kyle A. 2003 M.S. Three dimensional structure and earthquake locations along the San Andreas Fault near Parkfield, California Thurber
Rodriguez Maradiaga, Manuel de Jesus 2008 M.S. Crustal deformation in northern Central America related to the geometry of the North American-Caribbean plate boundary DeMets
Rook, Deborah L. 2014 Ph.D. Unearthing evolution: connecting geological and biological histories in the fossil record of North America Geary
Root, Tara L. 2000 M.S. Using ground water chemistry to delineate ground water flow paths near Franklin Lake playa, Inyo County, California Bahr
Root, Tara L. 2005 Ph.D. Controls on arsenic concentrations in ground water from Quaternary and Silurian units in southeastern Wisconsin Bahr
Russell, Ashley K. 2011 M.S. Oxygen isotopes in garnet from eclogite: Oxygen isotope geochemistry of the Bohemian Massif and zoning revealed by secondary ion mass spectrometry. Valley
Sanders, Hilary Claire 2005 Ph.D. Evolutionary tempo and mode of the bivalve Congeria in late Miocene deposits of Lake Pannon, Central Europe Geary
Schaen, Allen J. 2014 M.S. Eocene to Pleistocene evolution of the Delarof Islands, Aleutian Arc from 40Ar/39Ar geochronology and geochemistry of plutonic and volcanic rocks Singer
Schmitt, Stuart V. 2005 M.S. A geodetic study of the 22 January 2003 Tecoman, Colima, Mexico earthquake DeMets
Schneider, John 2011 M.S. Relating fault zone structure and physical properties using ultrasonic velocity: How mineralogy, cement distribution, and cataclasis influence the material properties of sandstones Tobin
Schott, Ronald Christopher 2000 Ph.D. Provenance evolution of the Late Cretaceous-middle Eocene Gualala Basin, California; geochronologic, geochemical, and isotopic evidence from conglomerate clasts Johnson
Sharaf, Essam Farag Mohamed 2004 Ph.D. Stratigraphy and sedimentology of Oligocene-Miocene mixed carbonate and siliciclastic strata, East Java Basin, Indonesia Simo
Shen, Zhizhang 2011 M.S. Composition and microstructure evolution during dolomitization of Wisconsin Ordovician limestones. Xu
Shields, Martin L. 2005 Ph.D. The evolution of the East Java Basin, Indonesia Carroll
Shullenberger, Eric Davis 2007 M.S. Stratigraphic and mineralogic evidence of paleoweathering at the Paleocene-Eocene boundary, Williston Basin, North Dakota Kelly
Shultis, Aaron Isaac 2006 M.S. An iron isotope study of inter-mineral fractionations in mantle derived rocks Johnson
Siewert, Sarah E. 2011 M.S. Integrating 40Ar/39Ar, U-Pb, and astronomical clocks in the Cretaceous Niobrara Formation. Singer
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Smith, Katy Elizabeth 2010 M.S. A geochemical and isotopic perspective on magma evolution 103-25 ka beneath Volcán de Santa María-Santiaguito, Guatemala Singer
Smith, Michael Elliot 2002 M.S. 40Ar/39Ar geochronology of the Eocene Green River Formation, Wyoming and Utah Carroll
Smith, Michael Elliot 2007 Ph.D. The stratigraphy and geochronology of the Green River Formation, western U.S. Carroll
Socha, Betty Jean 2007 Ph.D. Basal till and tillite; sedimentary characteristics and inferred sediment sources, mode of transport, depositional environment, and general conditions of the glacier bed Mickelson
Staffier, Kathleen 2007 M.S. Field and microstructural investigation of plagioclase deformation behavior in granulite facies rocks, Mt. Hay, central Australia Goodwin
Stanley, Darrell Tilmon 2002 Ph.D. A multidisciplinary study of the physical properties of sedimentary rocks Christensen
Stevens, Mark J. 2007 M.S. Oxide specific phospholipid adsoption and Jurkat cell adhesion Sahai
Stoklosa, Michelle Lee 2002 Ph.D. Evaluation of controls on carbonate platform morphology, facies and diagenetic variability; an Oligocene example from southeast Spain Simo
Strand, Tyson Edward 2003 Ph.D. Pore-scale percolation modeling of two-phase flow in granular porous media Wang
Streiff, Carolyn Marta 2012 M.S. Fault zone architecture inferred from interpretation and modeling of the megasplay fault zone in 3D seismic reflection data, Nankai Trough Accretionary Prism. Tobin
Suzuki, Yohey 2002 Ph.D. Geomicrobiology of uranium : microbial impacts on the form, distribution and fate of uranium in the environment Simo
Swanson, Brooke Ann 2003 M.S. Sedimentology, stratigraphy and strontium geochemistry of the Eocene Luman Member, Green River Formation, Wyoming Carroll
Swanson, Susan Karin 2001 Ph.D. Hydrogeologic controls on spring flow near Madison, Wisconsin Bahr
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Taglia, Peter J. 2000 M.S. Using in situ microcosms to evaluate the spatial heterogeneity of BTEX biodegradation under nitrate-reducing conditions Bahr
Tang, Jennifer Erin 2006 M.S. Provenance of quartz-rich sandstones deposited adjacent to the Tertiary Java Arc, Indonesia Simo
Tangalos, George E. 2008 M.S. Iron isotope fractionation by microbial iron reduction in a modern banded iron formation analog Roden
Taunton, Anne Elizabeth 2000 M.S. The effect of microbial activity on lanthanide and phosphorus geochemistry; an integrated field and laboratory investigation Bahr
Tedford, Rebecca Ann 2003 M.S. Geochemical, sedimentological, and microbiotic responses to the late Miocene carbon isotope shift ( approximately 7.7 MA) at ODP Site 1172B in the south Tasman Sea Kelly
Teel, Alex 2009 M.S. Analysis of aftershock distribution and background seismicity relative to mainshock slip and trench parallel gravity anomalies for 12 subduction zone megathrust earthquakes. Thurber
Teel, Alexander C. 2012 Ph.D. Seismic tomography of the Sacramento - San Joaquin River Delta: joint P-wave/gravity and ambient noise methods. Thurber
Thakurta, Joyashish 2003 M.S. Carbon isotope thermometry of marbles of Santa Lucia Range, in the Salinian Block, California Valley
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Titus, Sarah J. 2002 M.S. Geologic and geophysical investigation of two fine-grained granites, Sierra Nevada, California; evidence for structural controls on volcanism Tikoff
Titus, Sarah J. 2006 Ph.D. Deformation rates across the San Andreas fault system, Central California determined by geology and geodesy Tikoff
Trabant, Chad M. 2000 M.S. Seismic event location assessment using nuclear explosions from the Semipalatinsk Test Site, Kazakhstan Thurber
Tryggestad, Michael A. 2000 M.S. Determining resolution of buildups and channels via synthetic seismic models of outcrops, southwestern Paradox Basin, Utah Thurber
Trzaskus, Andrew 2009 M.S. Polygonal faulting in 3D seismic reflection data of the Halten Terrace, mid-Norwegian Sea Carroll
Ullman, David John 2013 Ph.D. Dismantling the Laurentide ice sheet: refining the chronology and mechanisms of deglaciation Carlson
Valaas, Elizabeth Priest 2004 M.S. Oxygen isotope thermometry in contact metamorphosed Biwabik Iron-Formation Valley
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Venkat-Ramani, Maitri 2000 M.S. Experimental modeling and field study of transtensional folding Tikoff
Walker, Jennifer C. 2008 M.S. Lacustrine stratigraphic and stable isotopic expression of overfilled and balance-filled transitions within the Tipton Member of the Green River Formation, Wyoming Carroll
Walling, Colin T. 2010 Ph.D. Stratigraphy and provenance of mudstone in the Phosphoria Formation Carroll
Walling, Colin Throckmorton 2000 M.S. Origin of quartz silt in the Permian Phosphoria Formation; isotopic and grain size evidence Carroll
Walters, Andrew Philip 2013 M.S. Cyclostratigraphic evaluation of repetitive sedimentary microfacies from the Green River Formation, Utah Meyers
Wang, Jue 2012 M.S. Three-dimensional geometry and structural analyses of growth faults in an experimental basin. Tikoff
Waters-Tormey, Cheryl 2004 Ph.D. Structural geology of a ten kilometer scale lower crustal shear zone: Mt. Hay granulites, central Australia Tikoff
Webber, Caroline E. 2005 M.S. Structural geology of the Porter's Knob area, Red Hills ultramafic massif, New Zealand; implications for upper mantle deformation Tikoff
Wende, Allison Marie 2014 M.S. Identifying distinct mantle and crustal influences in individual cone-building stages at Mt. Shasta using U-Th and Sr isotopes Johnson
Wilcox, Jeffrey Douglas 2003 M.S. Variability of groundwater chemistry in an agricultural setting and implications for assessing impacts of land use change Bahr
Wilcox, Jeffrey Douglas 2007 Ph.D. Transport and fate of organic wastewater contaminants beneath unsewered residential subdivisions Bahr
Winsor, Kelsey 2010 M.S. Relationship between East Greenland Current warming and Greenland Ice Sheet melt during Terminations I and II Carlson
Winsor, Kelsey 2014 Ph.D. A chronology of late Quaternary southwestern Greenland ice sheet retreat using terrestrial and marine records Kelly
Xu, Jie 2011 Ph.D. Mechanistic studies on model biomembrane stability and bacterial cell viability at the oxide-water interface. Sahai
Yeredla, Rakesh Reddy 2007 M.S. Smart materials for efficient photocatalytic and photosynthetic reactions Xu
Zeichert, Timothy A. 2004 M.S. The evolution of magmas at a large stratocone volcano, Mount Shasta, N. California Johnson
Zhang, Haijiang 2003 Ph.D. Double-difference seismic tomography method and its applications Thurber
Zhou, Mo 2011 M.S. Investigation on the effect of biotite and diopside on calcite precipitation Xu
Zhu, Chunxiao 2011 M.S. Role of cell wall structure and extracellular polymeric substances (EPS) in shielding against specific mineral toxicity: implications for cell surface evolution. Sahai
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