Geology

  • geological sciences

Active Research Grants

Jennifer Cotton:

"RUI/Collaborative Research: MSB-ECA: Mice-o-scapes: Using isotopes to understand the effect of climate and landscape change on small mammal ecology over the past 100 years.” Funded by the National Science Foundation

 

Joshua Schwartz:

"CAREER: Investigating Controls on Arc Flare-Ups and the Growth of Lower Continental Crust.” Funded by the National Science Foundation

 

Doug Yule and Dick Heermance:

"Late Pleistocene slip rate of the western Pinto Mountain Fault, Morongo Valley, CA.” Funded by the Southern California Earthquake Center

 

Dick Heermance

“Collaborative Research: RUI: Plio-Quaternary History of Basin Evolution, Climate Change, and Fold Growth in the Qaidam Basin-Investigating Wind-enhanced Climate-Tectonic Feedback” Funded by the National Science Foundation

 

Dayanthie Weeraratne:

"CAREER: Geodynamic Study of Earth's Mantle Asthenosphere and Core Formation.” Funded by the National Science Foundation

 

Robinson Cecil and Kathleen Marsaglia:

“Collaborative Research: Elucidating the Geologic Record of Late Paleozoic Subduction Initiation Along the Southwestern Margin of Laurentia, Southern California and Sonora, Mexico.” Funded by the National Science Foundation

 

Kathleen Marsaglia:

"Clastic Provenance studies in New Zealand." GNS Science

"The Sedimentary/Volcaniclastic Record of Subduction Initiation and Magmatic Arc Development at IODP Site U1438." Ocean Leadership

 

Matthew D’Alessio:

“San Fernando Valley Science Project.” Funded by California Subject Matter Projects/No Child Left Behind

Revisions to the Framework for K-12 Science Education.” Funded by the California Department of Education

 “Supporting Diverse K-6 Students’ Sense of Belonging and Science Achievement through a Network of STEM-Integrated Professional Learning Communities.” Funded by the California Department of Education