Loren Wimmer

Loren Wimmer

Scenario-Based Seismic Loss Estimation for San Diego County, California

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Steven Day

Defense May 22nd, 2009 1:00pm

Krista Muela

Krista Muela

Stratigraphy and structure of the Miocene Bear Canyon Conglomerate, Imperial County SE California: Evidence for the episodic growth of the Chocolate Mountains anticlinorium

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

Defense May 13th, 2009 8:00am

**Best Senior Thesis Presentation**

Jerehme Acosta

Jerehme Acosta

 
Petrology of the Santiago Peak Volcanics, San Diego County, California

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense May 13th, 2009 8:20am

Justin Kerl

Justin Kerl

Possible relationship of the Iron Mountain metavolcanic assemblage to the El Cajon Mtn ring complex, San Diego Country, California

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Dave Kimbrough

Defense May 13th, 2009 8:40am

Robert Gallardo

Robert Gallardo

Seismic Anisotropy in the Julian Schist, San Diego CA

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Robert Mellors

Defense May 13th, 2009 9:00am

Robert Edie

Robert Edie

 
Using XRD Peak Broadening Analysis on Quartz to Identify Shatter Cones of the Santa Fe New Mexico Impact Structure

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Jared Morrow

Defense May 13th, 2009 9:20am

Dylan Collins

Dylan Collins

Latitunal Controls on the Martian Crater Densities

B.S. Candidate
Dr. Brad Thomson
The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory

Defense May 13th, 2009 9:40am

Peter Winther

Peter Winther

Magnetotelluric Investigation of the Santo Domingo Basin, Rio Grande Rift, New Mexico

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. George Jiracek

Defense May 13th, 2009 10:00am

Frank Forcino

Frank Forcino

Mytilus californianus as an environmental monitor: a case study from central California

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Stephen Schellenberg

Defense May 13th, 2009 10:45am

Jared Warner

Jared Warner

Biotic Response of Ostracodes to the Middle Eocene Climatic Optimum (MECO; 40.0 Ma) in the Southern Indian Ocean (ODP Site 748)

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Stephen Schellenberg

Defense May 13th, 2009 11:30am

 
Emily Allen

Emily Allen

Physical and Chemical Characteristics of Unweathered Pulverized Rock along the San Andreas Fault, Little Rock, CA

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Tom Rockwell

Defense May 13th, 2009 1:00pm

Dale Burns

Dale Burns

The Recent Prehistoric Geochemical Evolution of Summit Lavas From Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Aaron Pietruszka

Defense May 13th, 2009 3:15pm
 **Best Master Thesis Presentation**

Kean Bliss

Kean Bliss

Evaluation of XRD and Raman peak broadening in shock-metamorphosed carbonates from selected carbonate-target bolide impact structures

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Jared Morrow

Defense May 13th, 2009 2:30pm

Matthew Sisk

Matthew Sisk

Chemical and Physical Characteristics of Pulverized Tejon Lookout Granite Adjacent to the San Andreas and Garlock Faults: Implications for Earthquake Physics

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Tom Rockwell

Defense May 8th, 2009 3:00pm

Andrew Gritz

Andrew Gritz

Effect of Heterogeneous Prestress on Near-Field Rupture Directivity

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Steven Day

Defense March 9th, 2009 11:00am

Rumi Takedatsu

Rumi Takedatsu

Study of crustal structure in the Caucasus and Caspian regions using receiver functions

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Rob Mellors

Defense December 12th, 2008 9:00am

Jason Ricketts

Jason Ricketts

Crustal Structure of the Caucasus/Caspian region using gravity and receiver functions

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Rob Mellors

Defense December 12th, 2008 9:20am

Tiffany Schillereff

Tiffany Schillereff

Potential Controls Affecting Gastropod Biomass in the the High Intertidal Zones at Neighboring Locations

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Stephen Schellenberg

Defense December 12th, 2008 9:40am

Afton Van Zandt

Afton Van Zandt

Southern Coyote Creek Fault to Superstition Hills Fault: New Insight to the San Jacinto Fault System

M.S. Candidate
Advisors Dr. Rob Mellors, Dr. Thomas Rockwell, and Dr. Douglas Stow

Defense December 12th, 2008 10:00am

Matt Burgess

Matt Burgess

Characterizing an Artificial-Recharge Site in a Desert Environment Using Time-Domain Electromagnetics

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. George Jiracek, Dr. Paul Bedrosian (USGS)

Defense December 12th, 2008 11:00am

Steven Stuart

Steven Stuart

Groundwater and Surface Water Interactions at the Tijuana Estuary, San Diego County, California

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Kathy Thorbjarnarson

Defense October 15th, 2008 2:00pm

Ben Slotnick

Ben Slotnick

Biotic response of Tethyan bathyal ostracodes through the Eocene-Oligocene Transition from the Massignano Composite Stratotype Section (east central Italy)

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Stephen Schellenberg

Defense September 8th, 2008 2:00pm

Cameron Campbell

Cameron Campbell

Identification of a New Class of Deformation Bands

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

Defense August 14th, 2008 1:30 pm