Research Group

Post Doctoral Students

Doctoral Students

Master of Science Students

Undergraduate Students

  • None

Former Students

Doctoral Students

  • Yao You (co-chair), PhD, DGS, Ut-Austin, Graduated Summer 2013, Hess Corporation
  • John Shaw, PhD, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Spring 2013, NSF Post-Doctoral Fellow, U. of Wyoming
  • Virginia Smith, PhD, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Fall 2012, Research Scientist at UT-Austin
  • Anjali Fernandes (co-chair), PhD, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Summer 2012, Post-Doc at Tulane University
  • Aymeric-Pier Peyret, PhD, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Fall 2011, Shell International E & P
  • Jeff Nittrouer, PhD, DGS, UT-Austin graduated Fall 2010 NSF Post-doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Geology, U. Illinois – UrbanaChampaign
  • Brandon McElroy, PhD, DGS, UT-Austin graduated Fall 2009 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geology & Geophysics, U. of Wyoming
  • Kyle Straub, PhD, EAPS, MIT graduated Spring 2007 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Earth & Environmental Sci., Tulane Univ.
  • Doug Jerolmack, PhD, EAPS, MIT graduated Spring 2006 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Earth and Environmental Sci., University of Pennsylvania
  • William Lyons, PhD, MIT-WHOI Joint Program graduated Summer 2004 Sr. Development Geologist at Shell Int’l E&P

Master of Science students

  • Katie Delbecq (co-chair), MS, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Spring 2013, Visiting Assistant Professor at Earlham College
  • Christopher Armstrong (co-chair), MS, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Spring 2012, Geoscientist at Southwestern Energy
  • Christopher Elmore (co-chair), MS, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Fall 2008, Geoscientist at Marathon
  • Terra George, MS, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Summer 2008, Geoscientist at ConocoPhillip
  • Christina Kaba, MS, MIT-WHOI Joint Program, Graduated Spring 2004, Student at University of Pennsylvania Law School

Undergraduate students

  • Elizabeth Rinehart, BS, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Spring 2011
  • Spencer Whitman, BS, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Spring 2009
  • Elke Baitis, BS, DGS, UT-Austin, Graduated Spring 2008
  • Vivian Leung, BS, EAPS, MIT, Graduated Spring 2006
  • Melanie Michalak, BS, EAPS, MIT, Graduated Spring 2006
  • Roberto Carlos Rangel, BS, Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Graduated Spring 2006
  • Meryl Towarak, BS, EAPS, MIT, Graduated Spring 2003