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Marisa Acosta

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  • Title: PhD Candidate
  • Office: 305A Cascade Hall
  • Office Hours: NA
  • Adviser: Reed and Watkins
  • Interests: Petrology
  • Website: Website

Gui Aksit

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 218 Volcanology
  • City: Eugene
  • Adviser: Meredith Townsend
  • Interests: Physical Volcanology, Collisional Tectonics, Subduction Zone Dynamics, Dike Propagation

Fatai Balogun

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 222A Pacific Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: Earth Sciences
  • Adviser: Matt Polizzotto
  • Interests: Soil and groundwater contaminant geochemistry
  • Website: Website

Paul Barrett

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 301 Volcanology Bldg
  • Adviser: Samantha Hopkins
  • Interests: Paleontology
  • Website: Website

Miles Bodmer

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Adrian Broz

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  • Title: PhD Candidate
  • Office: 324 Cascade Hall
  • City: Eugene
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 10-11
  • Affiliated Departments: Environmental Studies
  • Adviser: Greg Retallack
  • Interests: Soils, Paleoecology, Botany, Isotope Geochemistry, Astrobiology
  • Research Website: Research

Rebecca Bussard

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  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: 305C Cascade
  • Office Hours: N/A
  • Adviser: Estelle Chaussard
  • Interests: Remote sensing, InSAR, volcanology

Joe Caggiano

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: PhD Student
  • Phone: 6787101817
  • Office: 103 Volcanology Bldg
  • City: Eugene
  • Office Hours: Mondays 3-4PM or by appt.
  • Affiliated Departments: Earth Sciences
  • Adviser: Carol Paty
  • Interests: Planetary Science, Space Physics, Machine Learning, Astrobiology
  • Website: Website
  • Twitter: https://twitter.com/Nerdherfer91

Monse Cascante

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Avigyan Chatterjee

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  • Title: Ph.D Student
  • Office: 210E Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Amanda Thomas
  • Interests: Seismology, Inversion, Machine Learning
  • Website: Website

Ana Mercedes Colón Umpierre

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  • Affiliation: student employee
  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: Volcanology 218
  • Adviser: Meredith Townsend
  • Interests: Volcanology
  • Website: Website

Lissie Connors

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  • Title: M.S. Student
  • Office: 210F Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Paul Wallace
  • Interests: Igneous petrology, geochemistry, magmatic degassing
  • Website: Website

Josh Crozier

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  • Title: Doctoral Candidate
  • Phone: 8327164001
  • Office: 115 Volcanology
  • City: Eugene
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Leif Karlstrom
  • Interests: Numerical Modeling, Geophysics, Glaciology, Volcanology, Seismology, Machine Learning
  • Website: Website
  • Research Website: Research
  • Lab Website: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=qu_c5lYAAAAJ&hl=en

Helena de Bastos Cruz Machado

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 149 Cascade Annex
  • Adviser: Edward Davis
  • Interests: Vertebrate paleontology
  • Website: Website

Annika Dechert

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  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: 218 Volcanology
  • Adviser: Josef Dufek
  • Interests: Magma Chambers, Volcanic Hazards, Computational Modeling

Sydney Dybing

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: PhD student
  • Office: 125A Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Diego Melgar
  • Interests: Geophysics, seismology, large earthquakes, hazards and early warning
  • Website: Website

Gabriel Ferragut

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: M. S. Student
  • Office: 105B Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Doug Toomey
  • Interests: Geophysics, Seismology, Crustal structure, Subduction Zones, Tomography
  • Website: Website
  • Research Website: Research

Holley Flora

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  • Title: M.S. Student
  • Office: 301 Volcanology Bldg
  • Office Hours: Mon 10-12
  • Adviser: Edward Davis
  • Interests: paleontology, functional morphology, evolutionary biology

Kevin Gardner

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  • Title: M.S. Student
  • Office: 305C Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Becky Dorsey
  • Interests: Process Sedimentology, Stratigraphy, Structural evolution of Sedimentary Basins

Alex Hager

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  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: 205 Volcanology Bldg
  • Adviser: Dave Sutherland
  • Interests: Physical oceanography, ice-ocean interactions

Rachel Hampton

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  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: 102B Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Ilya Bindeman, Leif Karlstrom
  • Interests: Oxygen Isotopes, Numerical Modeling, Magma Chamber

Chris Harper

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: PhD student
  • Office: 216 Volcanology Bldg
  • Office Hours: Friday 12:00-1:00
  • Adviser: Josef Dufek
  • Interests: pyroclastic density currents, community detection, dike propagation
  • Website: Website

Ben Heath

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  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 124 Cascade Hall
  • Interests: Geophysics

Michael Hudak

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Brooke Hunter

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: 325A Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Josh Roering
  • Interests: Geomorphology, Landscape Evolution, Post-Fire Erosion Processes

Pierce Hunter

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Masters Student
  • Additional Title: Geophysics
  • Office: 115 Volcanology Bldg
  • Office Hours: Fall Quarter (Starting 10/1/2019) - M: 4-5pm, W: 1-2pm, F: By Appt Only
  • Adviser: Alan Rempel
  • Interests: Computational Geophysics, Fluid Dynamics, Glaciology
  • Website: Website
  • Research Website: Research

Sage Kemmerlin

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 216 Volcanology Bldg
  • Office Hours: Wednesdays 9 am - 10am
  • Adviser: Josef Dufek
  • Interests: Pyroclastic density current dynamics, glaciovolcanism, volcanic hazards
  • Website: Website

Nate Klema

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: Masters Student
  • Office: 110B Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Leif Karlstrom, Josh Roering
  • Interests: Landscape evolution
  • Website: Website

Alexis Klimasewski

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 325B Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Valerie Sahakian
  • Interests: seismology
  • Website: Website

Markus Koeneke

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  • Title: Masters Student
  • Phone: 541-346-4691
  • Office: 222A Pacific Hall
  • Interests: Soil and Environmental Hydrogeochemistry
  • Website: Website

Allison Kubo

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 103 Volcanology Bldg
  • Adviser: Joe Dufek
  • Interests: volcanic hazards, pyroclastic density currents, computational modeling
  • Website: Website

(Larry) Syu-Heng Lai

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  • Affiliation: student employee
  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 305A Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Rebecca J. Dorsey
  • Interests: Sedimentology, Basin Analysis, Tectonics, and Geomorphology
  • Website: Website

Allan Lerner

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 224 Cascade Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: Earth Sciences
  • Adviser: Dr. Paul Wallace
  • Interests: Physical Volcanology and Volcanic Hazards; Geochemistry; Magmatic Degassing and the role of Volatiles in Explosive Volcanism
  • Research Website: Research

Jiun-Ting "Tim" Lin

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 210E Cascade Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: Earth Sciences
  • Adviser: Amanda Thomas
  • Interests: Seismology, Geodesy, Inversion problem
  • Website: Website

Maria Jose Marin Jarrin

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  • Title: M.Sc. Oc.
  • Additional Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 205 Volcanology
  • City: Eugene
  • Adviser: David Sutherland
  • Interests: Physical Oceanography, Estuarine circulation, Eastern Equatorial Pacific modeling
  • Website: Website

Maria McQuillan

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: M.S. Student
  • Office: 110B Cascade
  • Adviser: Dr. Leif Karlstrom
  • Interests: Ice mechanics and glacial hydrology
  • Website: Website

Brennah McVey

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  • Title: Ph.D Student
  • Office: 125A Cascade Hall
  • City: Eugene
  • Adviser: Emilie Hooft

Matthew Morriss

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  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 124 Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Gene Humphreys
  • Interests: Tectonic Geomorphology, Geodynamics, Landscape evolution, Thermochronology, Cosmogenic Radionuclides

Michelle Muth

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 305C
  • Adviser: Paul Wallace
  • Interests: Geochemistry, Igneous Petrology

Tyler Newton

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 210D Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Amanda Thomas
  • Interests: slow earthquakes, crustal deformation
  • Website: Website

Bart Niday

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 125A Cascade Hall
  • Office Hours: 1pm-2pm Thu and Fri
  • Adviser: Gene Humphreys
  • Interests: Geophysics

Tara Nye

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 324 Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Valerie Sahakian
  • Interests: Seismology, Geophysics
  • Website: Website

Daniel O'Hara

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 120B Cascade Hall
  • Teaching Level: Undergraduate
  • Adviser: Leif Karlstrom
  • Interests: Volcanic geomorphology, tectonic geomorphology, volcanology, neotectonics
  • Research Website: Research

Chelsea Obeidy

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: 222A Pacific Hall
  • Adviser: Matthew Polizzotto
  • Interests: Environmental Soil Chemistry
  • Website: Website

Ellen Olsen

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  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 205B Cascade Hall
  • Office Hours: Tuesday 2-3pm; Friday 12-1pm
  • Adviser: Jim Watkins
  • Interests: Experimental geochemistry and petrology

Angela Olsen

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 103 Volcanology
  • Office Hours: Thursday 10am-11am
  • Adviser: Carol Paty
  • Interests: Planetary Science, Space Physics, Geophysics

Eli Orland

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Amanda Peng

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: 149 Cascade Annex
  • Adviser: Samantha Hopkins
  • Interests: Mammal paleontology, evolutionary biology, jaw biomechanics
  • Website: Website

Paul Regensburger

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 103 Volcanology Bldg
  • Office Hours: By appointment
  • Adviser: Joe Dufek, Carol Paty
  • Interests: Planetary Science, Geophysics, Icy Satellites
  • Website: Website

Dana Reuter

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  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 149 Cascade Annex
  • Adviser: Samantha Hopkins
  • Interests: Paleoecology, mammalian community structure, predator prey relationships, carnivoran evolution
  • Website: Website

Ryan Seward

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: 100 Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Mark Reed

David Small

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  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: Cascade 124
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Doug Toomey and Diego Melgar
  • Interests: Subduction zone seismology, structural seismology, tomography, earthquake mechanics

Will Struble

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  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Additional Title: Lokey Doctoral Fellow
  • Office: 325A Cascade Hall
  • Adviser: Josh Roering
  • Interests: Geomorphology, Landscape Evolution, Tectonics, Landslides, Dendrochronology
  • Website: Website

Kellum Tate-Jones

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Ph.D. student
  • Phone: 205-451-6685
  • Office: 301 Volcanology Bldg
  • City: Eugene
  • Office Hours: Thursdays- 10:00-12:00
  • Adviser: Edward Davis, Ph.D
  • Interests: Mammalian paleontology with a focus on marine mammals

Kathy Trafton

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  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 324 Cascade Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: Earth Sciences
  • Adviser: Thomas Giachetti
  • Interests: Physical Volcanology, Magma Degassing, Conduit Processes, Geohazard Monitoring
  • Website: Website

Josh Wiejaczka

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  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 115 Volcanology Bldg
  • Office Hours: M 1:00-2:00
  • Adviser: Thomas Giachetti

Amelia Winner

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  • Affiliation: gtf
  • Title: Ph.D. Student
  • Office: 100 Cascade Hall
  • Teaching Level: Doctoral
  • Adviser: Josef Dufek
  • Interests: Granular physics, granular flows, erosion, material entrainment

Q Wu

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  • Affiliation: student
  • Title: PHD student
  • Office: 324 Cascade Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: College of Arts and Sciences

David Zakharov

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  • Title: Ph.D. Candidate
  • Office: 305A Cascade Hall
  • Affiliated Departments: Earth Sciences
  • Interests: Hydrothermal alteration, stable isotopes, 17O, Precambrian geology
  • Website: Website

PJ Zrelak

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  • Title: PhD Student
  • Office: Volcanology 218
  • City: Eugene
  • Adviser: Josef Dufek
  • Interests: Numerical Modeling, Volcanic Fluid Dynamics, Instrumentation

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