Theses Defenses of 2015-2016

Luke Zimmerman

Luke Zimmerman

Utilizing C# To Create A Ternary Graph Plotting Program With Rigorous Statistical Analysis With An Analysis Of Holocene Sands

MS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense: May 19th, 2016, 1pm

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Anayeli Picasso

Weathering of an 108 Ma Cretaceous gabbro within a Mediterranean climate: a case study of unusual elemental mass redistribution

MS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. G. H. Girty

Defense: May 5th, 2016, 8am

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Ellen Buelow

Evolution of the Neogene Cacheuta Basin: A Record of Orogenic Exhumation and Basin Inversion in the south central Andes

MS Candidate
Advisor:Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense: May 5th, 2016, 8:45am

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Jennifer Gonzales

The Role of Macrocystis pyrifera on Iodine Speciation in the Coastal Ocean

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Carl Carrano and Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense: May 5th, 2016, 9:30am

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Jack Brown

Fault Zone Architecture near the SE Termination of the Powerline Fault, Imperial County, California

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. G. H. Girty and H. N. Webb

Defense: May 5th, 2016, 10am

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Jonathan Rice

Geochemical Analysis of Arc to Rift Transitional Volcanism of the Boleo Copper District: Santa Rosalia, Baja

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense: May 5th, 2016, 10:30am

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Mohammad El-Najjar

Field and Petrochemical Description of the Mount Calavera Volcanic Dome, Carlsbad, California

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Vic Camp

Defense: May 5th, 2016, 11am

Kendra Carty

Kendra Carty

 
Petrochemistry of the Jacumba Volcanics at Devils Canyon, west of Ocotillo, California

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Vic Camp

Defense: May 5th, 2016, 11:30am

Preston Itie

Preston Itie

North-Western Pacific Sea Avian Reconstruction based on Warheit

BA Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense: May 5th, 2016, noon

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Derek Martin

Reconnaissance whole rock x-ray fluorescence analysis of samples from Islas Coronados, Baja California Mexico: a test of Gordon Gastil’s hypothesized Upper Cretaceous age assignment of the North Island

BA Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense: May 5th, 2016, 12:30pm

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Krishangi Groover

Selected trace-element occurrence in alluvium and rocks, western Mojave Desert, southern California

MS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Kathy Thorbjarnarson

Defense: April 15th, 2016, 10am

Evan Hirakawa

Evan Hirakawa

Poro-Elasto-Plastic Off-Fault Response and Dynamics of Earthquake Faulting

Ph.D. Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Shuo Ma

Defense: March 21st, 2016, 10:30am

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Tina Zeidan

Compositional linear modeling, non-central principal component analysis, Ω and relative variation curves: using higher dimensional space to unravel elemental mass redistribution patterns within the regolith

MS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Gary H. Girty

Defense: December 11th, 2015, 11:00am

AshleyHeath

Ashley Heath

Effects of illuviation on the petrology and chemistry of tonalitic saprock

MS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Gary H. Girty

Defense: December 11th, 2015, 10:00am

Matt Skakun

Matt Skakun

A Microseismic Approach to Hurricane Monitoring

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Shuo Ma

Defense: December 11th, 2015, 9:30am

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Janae Fried

Analysis of Anionic Contribution to Total Dissolved Solids in the Lower San Diego River

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Kathy Thorbjarnarson

Defense: December 11th, 2015, 9:00am

Amanda Linn

Amanda Linn

Taxonomy and Taphonomy of hardosaurs (Dinosauria: Ornithiscia) found in the Point Loma Formation (Campanian) of San Diego County, California

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Tom Demere/Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense: December 11th, 2015, 8:30am

Andy Jerrett

Paleoseismology of the Imperial Fault at the U.S.-Mexico Border and Correlation of Regional Lake Stratigraphy Through Analysis of Oxygen/Carbon Isotope Data

M.S. Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Tom Rockwell

Defense: December 7th, 2015, 3:00 pm

Kaitlin Wessel

500 Year Rupture History of the Imperial Fault at the International Border Through Analysis of Faulted Lake Cahuilla Sediments, Carbon-14 data, and Climate Data

M.S. Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Tom Rockwell

Defense: December 7th, 2015, 2:00 pm

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