Rebecca Tsang

Rebecca Tsang

Toward Development of a Long Rupture History of the Northern Imperial Fault in Mesquite Basin, Imperial Valley, Southern California

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Thomas Rockwell

June 9th, 2011, 1:15pm

Nissa Morton

Nissa Morton

Fault zone architecture of the San Jacinto fault zone in Horse Canyon, southern California: implications for focused fluid flow during rupture at shallow crustal levels

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

June 9th, 2011, 12:00pm

Rumi Takedatsu

Rumi Takedatsu

Estimation of Lateral Variations of the Mohorovičić Discontinuity Using 2D Modeling of Receiver Functions

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Kim Bak Olsen

May 31st, 2011, 11:00am

Krista Muela

Krista Muela

Timing And Style Of Miocene Deformation, Indian Pass And Picacho State Recreation Area, SE California, U.S.A.

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

May 27th, 2011, 10:00am

Nicholas Godinez

Nicholas Godinez

Stratigraphy and petrologic evolution of the Oligocene-Miocene Comondú Group near Bahia Concepcion and Loreto, Baja California Sur, México

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. David Kimbrough

May 20th, 2011, 10:00am

Esteban Bowles-Martinez

Esteban Bowles-Martinez

Geophysical imaging of the San Andreas Fault damage zone near Little Rock, California

M.S. Candidate 
Advisor Dr. Tom Rockwell

May 13th, 2011, 2:00pm

Crystal Replogle

Crystal Replogle

Weathering characteristics within the zone of precariously balanced rocks in Southern California: a probabilistic approach to analyzing corestone-saprock development

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

May 13th, 2011, 1:00 pm

Erik Gordon

Erik Gordon

Metamorphic Alteration of the Jurassic Metavolcanic Member, Winterhaven Formation, SE California; Implications for Classification and Interpreting Tectonic Setting

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

May 11th, 2011, 8:00am

Karl Bloor

Karl Bloor

Indications of a Geothermal Resource West of Santa Fe, New Mexico

B.S. Candidate
Advisors Dr. Shuo Ma and Dr. George Jiracek

May 11th, 2011, 8:20 am

Tim Pelbath

Tim Pelbath

Using texture and geochemical data to assess the stratigraphic relationships between the Marcus Wash and Rojo Grande units, Picacho State Recreation Area, SE California

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

May 11th, 2011, 8:40 am

Steven Warner

Steven Warner

Geochemistry and Petrogenesis of mid- Miocene Volcanoes from the Ancestral Cascades of Northeastern California

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Victor Camp

May 11th, 2011, 9:00 am
OUTSTANDING THESIS PRESENTATION AWARD

Heather O'Brien

Heather O’Brien

Water Chemistry in Two Multi-Depth Monitoring Wells in San Diego, California: A Comparison of Core Extracted Pore Water Versus Multiple Depth Well Samples

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Kathy Thorbjarnarson

May 11th, 2011, 9:20 am

William Munson

William Munson

Investigating compositional variation in Cabrillo Formation conglomerate volcanic clasts, San Diego County, California

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. David Kimbrough

May 11th, 2011, 10:00 am

Daniel Torn

Daniel Torn

3D Petrel Geomodeling: Proposal for Redevelopment of a Hydrocarbon Reservoir

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

May 11th, 2011, 10:20 am

Carrie Welker

Carrie Welker

No evidence for seawater-derived crustal contamination at Loihi Seamount from trace metal abundances and oxygen isotope ratios

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Aaron Pietruszka

May 11th, 2011, 10:40 am
OUTSTANDING GRADUATE AWARD
Most influential professor – Aaron Pietruzska

Brianne  Rohrer

Brianne Rohrer

Indications of release of constituents into groundwater in San Diego County’s South Chollas Landfill

B.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Kathy Thorbjarnarson

May 11th, 2011, 11:00 am

Adam Kjos

Adam Kjos

The Bahia Tortugas fault basement mélange, Baja California Sur, Mexico: a record of forearc extension and orogenic mixing?

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. David Kimbrough

April 29th, 2011, 1:30 pm

Gayatri Indah Marliyani

Gayatri Indah Marliyani

Straightening of the northern San Jacinto Fault, California: Is the San Jacinto fault competing with the San Andreas Fault for “Big Kid on the Block”?

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Thomas Rockwell

April 27th, 2011, 10:00 am

Daniel Heaton

Daniel Heaton

Short magma residence times for Kilauea Volcano based on high-precision Pb isotope ratios

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Aaron Petruszka

April 25th, 2011, 2:00 pm

Didik Buluade

Didik Buluade

Fractured Reservoir Identification on Seismic Data Using Seismic Curvature Attribute and FMI Logs in Teapot Dome, Wyoming

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Kathy Thorbjarnarson

April 25th, 2011, 11:00 am

David O'Leary

David O’Leary

Movement of water infiltrated from a recharge basin to wells

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Kathy Thorbjarnarson

April 25th, 2011, 9:30 am

Evan Martin

Evan Martin

An Examination of the Procrustes Method for Superposition as Used with Fossil Shark Teeth and the Value of Using Comparisons of Tooth Morphology in Determining the Evolutionary Relationships of Sharks

B.S. Candidate
Advisors Dr. Stephen Schellenberg, Dr. Tom Deméré

December 10th, 2010, 11:00 am
OUTSTANDING THESIS PRESENTATION AWARD

Chris Martin

Chris Martin

Geothermal Evaluations in the Rio Grande Rift, New Mexico Using SAGE Magnetotelluric Sounding

B.S. Candidate 
Advisors Dr. Shuo Ma

December 10th, 2010, 10:40 am

Marty Koehler

Marty Koehler

The Accumulation and Distribution of Copper and Zinc on an Agricultural Field Fertilized With Liquid Swine Manure

M.S. Candidate
Advisors Dr. David Kimbrough

December 10th, 2010, 10:00 am

Brian Pierce

Brian Pierce

Assessing the allogenic and autogenic controls on cyclothem deposition of an epeiric shelf: A case study from the Upper Pennsylvanian Finis Shale of Texas

M.S. Candidate
Advisors Dr. Jared R. Morrow, Dr. Stephen A. Schellenberg, and Dr. Gary Girty

October 28th, 2010, 3:00 pm

John Abeid

John Abeid

Late Cretaceous-Eocene landscape evolution and drainage reorganization along the southwest edge of the Cordillera; insight from volcanic clasts in conglomerates of the Cabrillo Formation and Poway-La Jolla Groups, San Diego County, California

M.S. Candidate 
Advisors Dr. David Kimbrough, Dr.Patrick Abbott

October 28th, 2010, 10:00 am

Barrett Salisbury

Barrett Salisbury

LiDAR and Field Observations of Earthquake Slip Distribution for the Central San Jacinto Fault

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Tom Rockwell

September 27th, 2010, 10:00 am

Holly Olsen

Holly Olsen

The early Miocene Quechan volcanics, SE California, U.S.A.: slab-window or continental-margin arc volcanics?

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

September 27th, 2010, 9:00 am

Lauren Sutton

Lauren Sutton

The Copper Basin fault, a newly recognized reverse fault in the lower Colorado River region, SE California: Implications for Miocene-Pliocene N-S shortening within the Eastern California Shear Zone

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Gary Girty

August 11th, 2010, 1:00 pm

Kathryn Anderson

Kathryn Anderson

Chemical and Physical changes within the damage and pulverized zones of the Mojave segment of the San Andreas fault: implications for the origin of pink potassium feldspar grains

M.S. Candidate
Advisor Dr. Tom Rockwell

July 15th, 2010, 3:00 pm