Geology and Geophysics Faculty Research Areas

Low Temperature and Environmental Geochemistry

Faculty experts:

  • David Wronkiewicz, associate professor and head of geology and geophysics program
  • Estella Atekwana, adjunct professor
  • Honglan Shi, research chemist
  • Jim Vandike, lecturer
  • Marek Locmelis, assistant professor

Geophysics/Tectonics/Remote sensing

Faculty experts:

  • Steve Gao, professor
  • John Hogan, associate professor
  • Kelly Liu, professor
  • Estella Atekwana, adjunct professor
  • Mohamed Abdelsalam, adjunct professor

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Mineralogy/Petrology/Economic Geology

Faculty Experts:

  • John Hogan, associate professor
  • David Wronkiewicz, associate professor and head of geology and geophysics program
  • Richard Hagni, curator's professor of geology emeritus
  • Cheryl Seeger, lecturer
  • Marek Locmelis, assistant professor

Research facilities

Sedimentology/Paleontology/Petroleum Exploration

Faculty Experts:

Research facilities