Student Profile

Jackson School of Geosciences

Abdulah Eljalafi

Abdulah  Eljalafi
B.S., Geological Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, 2015
M.S., Geology, Colorado School of Mines, 2017
Ph.D., Geosciences, UT Austin, expected 2021


Supervisor


Abdulah s research focuses on understanding depositional and stratigraphic processes of carbonate platforms. His research focuses on deciphering the architectural relationships of mid Cretaceous carbonate platforms in mexico from a depositional standpoint based on field mapping. Other Interests include microbialite morphology, field stratigraphy, and invertebrate paleontology.

2016 IBA (Imperial Barrel Award) 1st place Rocky Mountain Region; 3rd place International. - AAPG IBA (2016 - 2016)