The Geology and Geophysics group (G&G) in CEOAS works actively with researchers in other disciplines in the college, as well as with many national and international colleagues.

Teaching and Research Faculty

Sherm Bloomer, Ed Brook, Christo Buizert, Peter Clark, JC Creveling, Shan de Silva, Emily Eidam, Matthew Goslin, Randy Keller, Pat Kennelly, Adam Kent, Anthony Koppers, Stephen Lancaster, Andrew Meigs, Tuba Özkan-Haller, Erin Pettit, Peter Ruggiero, Adam Schultz, Pieter-Ewald Share, Alyssa Shiel, Frank Sousa, Ben Stanley, Joe Stoner, Pam Sullivan, Frank Tepley, Mo Walczak, Kathleen Wendt, Greg Wilson, David Wrathall, Kaplan Yalcin, Rebecca Yalcin


Winter 2024 Geology & Geophysics Seminars

Thursdays from 4 to 5 p.m. in Burt Hall, Room 193 (unless otherwise noted)
Coffee/tea/cookies 3:30 to 4 p.m. in the Burt foyer
Everyone is welcome.

January 18 – Pieter Share, Oregon State University
CRESCENT: the Cascadia Region Earthquake Science Center

January 25 – Val Stanley and the MGR community, Oregon State University
The OSU Marine and Geology Repository Facility
**THIS SEMINAR WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE MGR FACILITY IN SOUTH CORVALLIS. TRANSPORTATION WILL BE PROVIDED. MORE DETAILS TO FOLLOW**

February 1 – Maureen 'Mo' Walczak, Oregon State University
MARSSAM: The OSU Coring and Dredging Facility

February 8 – Alejandro Cisneros de León, Oregon State University
Decoding Magmatic Evolution and Timing of Explosive Eruptions in the Chiapanecan and Central American Volcanic Arcs through Zircon Petrochronology

February 15 – G&G Social!
  Please join any time between 4–5 pm to catch up and shake off the mid-Winter doldrums.

February 22 – Lydia Staisch, USGS
Geologic, geomorphic, and geophysical evidence for deformation and shallow crustal structure in the Cascadian backarc: a study along the Wallula fault zone

February 29 – Pieter Share, Andrew Meigs
From Corvallis to CRESCENT: Seismic endeavors in place-based science

March 7 – Jessica Badgeley, Dartmouth
Jessica is a post-doctoral researcher who studies climate, ice sheets, and glaciers using geospatial data, statistical analyses, and numerical modeling.

NOTE: G&G seminars will pause for the end of the quarter in anticipation of the Yeats Chair candidate interviews.