Research | Geophysics

Geophysics faculty members, postdoctoral researchers, and graduate students work in the areas of global seismology, reflection seismology, geodynamics, geodesy, tectonics, remote sensing, gravity, climate dynamics, numerical modeling and landscape evolution.

Faculty

Susan Beck - Global seismology and tectonics
Rick Bennett - Geodesy, tectonics
Chris Harig -
Geodesy, geodynamics, and the cryosphere
Roy Johnson - Reflection seismology, crustal and lithospheric structure
Eric Kiser -
Global and active-source seismology, earthquake sources and volcanic systems
Luke McGuire - Earth surface processes, numerical modeling and remote sensing
Jon Pellitier - Geomorphology, fluid flow and modeling
Randy Richardson - Solid-earth geophysics
Joellen Russell - Climate dynamics
Jianjun Yin - Fluid dynamics and Earth System modeling

Adjunct Faculty
Marc Sbar

Emeritus Faculty
Clem Chase
George Zandt

Faculty with related interests
George Davis - Structural geology
Peter DeCelles - Sedimentology, tectonics
Mihai Ducea - Tectonics
Paul Kapp - Structure, tectonics
Mary Poulton - Geophysics, geosensing

Researchers

Paul Goodman - Climate modeling
Amanda Hughes - Structural geology
Colton Lynner - Global seismology

Facilities, Equipment, and Resources