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NEW POST! Postdoc Fellow, Paleomagnetism & Tectonics, Dr. Daniel Pastor-Galán @orocline: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Dr. Daniel Pastor-Galán CURRENT TITLE:  Postdoctoral Fellow at Paleomagnetic Laboratory “Fort Hoofddijk”, University of Utrecht, The Netherlands. AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Tectonics. I try to combine the maximum number of tools including structural geology, isotope geology, thermochronology, paleomagnetism, modeling, geochemistry,…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Geochemical, Geochronology, Modeling, Paleomagnetism, Petrology, Sedimentology, Structural

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Drilling Rig

“Assessing Aquifers” by Sandie Will @RockHeadScience for @GeoDrilling International

Earlier this year, I was approached by GeoDrilling International to write an article for their magazine. Since their September issue focused primarily on coring, I prepared an article related to the work we do in water resources.  I have a…
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Field Experiences, Geology News, Hydrogeology, Water Management

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Photograph taken again at the Aguille du Midi summit in Chamonix, France. Background shows the Matterhorn peak in Switzerland as well as Monte Rosa.  Copyright 2014 Marc Matterson

PhD Student, Glacial Hydrology, Marc Matterson @MarcMatterson: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Marc Matterson CURRENT TITLE:  PhD student and lecturer at the University of Salford, England AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Glacial hydrology, sedimentology, modelling and climatology YEARS EXPERIENCE:  3 years (BSc Geography) EDUCATION:  First class honours BSc Geography whilst also obtaining the…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Glaciology, Hydrology, Modeling, Physical Geography, Sedimentology

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Mike Simpson, Postdoctoral Research Assistant

Post Doc, Water Resources Natural Hazards, Mike Simpson @mike_simpson_82: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Mike Simpson CURRENT TITLE:  Postdoctoral Research Assistant on Decision Analysis for Natural Hazards, University of Oxford, United Kingdom AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Hydrology and Water Resources Modelling YEARS EXPERIENCE:  7 EDUCATION:  PhD in Water Resource Assessment (nearly finished!); MSc in…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Emergency Management, Hydrogeology, Hydrology, Modeling, Water Management

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Dr. Tom Holt, Glaciologist

Lecturer, Glaciologist, Dr. Tom Holt @tom_holt: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Dr. Tom Holt CURRENT TITLE:  Lecturer in Physical Geography AREA OF EXPERTISE:  I am a glaciologist who uses remote sensing data and techniques to assess changes to the cryosphere, focusing on the structural and dynamic evolution of ice sheets,…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Glaciology, Physical Geography

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Kathi Unglert, Volcanologist at Cotopaxi Volcano, Ecuador. Copyright Kathi Unglert 2014

PhD Candidate, Volcano Seismology, Kathi Unglert @volcanokathi: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Kathi Unglert CURRENT TITLE:  PhD Candidate at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver (since 2011) AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Volcano seismology, other volcano geophysics, machine learning YEARS EXPERIENCE: 5 EDUCATION:  After graduating with a combined BSc in geosciences from Ludwig-Maximilians-University/Technical…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Seismology, Volcanology

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Tim Yilmaz, structural geologist, in Cornwall after a rainy day in the field.

PhD Student, Structural Geology, Tim I. Yilmaz @YilmazTim: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Tim I. Yilmaz CURRENT TITLE:  Research and teaching assistant and Ph.D. student at Tectonics and Material Fabrics Section (TUM) in the final year. AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Structural geologist specialized in large-scale hydrothermal fluid flow, mineralization, brecciation, liquefication of cataclasites,…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Mineralogy, Structural

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Wouter Berghuijs, Hydrologist

PhD Student, Hydrology, Wouter Berghuijs @wberghuijs: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Wouter Berghuijs CURRENT TITLE: PhD Student AREA OF EXPERTISE: Since January 2014, I have been a PhD student at the University of Bristol (United Kingdom), working in the field of hydrology. Hydrology is the science that tries to understand and…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Hydrology, Modeling, Water Management

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Professor Phil Ashworth on the Columbia River, Oregon, United States. Copyright Phil Ashworth

Director, Life & Physical Science, Dr. Phil Ashworth @RioParana: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Professor Phil Ashworth CURRENT TITLE:  Director of Research and Development for the Life and Physical Sciences at the University of Brighton. Also, Professor of Physical Geography. AREA OF EXPERTISE:  River dynamics, fluvial sedimentology, geomorphology, alluvial architecture, hydrocarbon reservoir characterisation YEARS…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Physical Geography, Sedimentology

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Dr. Chuck Magee, Geosience Applications Specialist

Geoscientist, Geochemical Analysis, Dr. Chuck Magee @cwmagee: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Dr. Chuck Magee CURRENT TITLE:  Geoscience Applications Specialist AREA OF EXPERTISE:  Geochemical analysis YEARS EXPERIENCE:  Five years in this job, and 6 years in previous analytical positions EDUCATION: Ph.D. in geology WEBSITE:  http://www.asi-pl.com.au/ What’s your job like? I’m a geologist…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Geochemical

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Dr. Joseph Cook

Lecturer, Bioglaciology, Dr. Joseph Cook @tothepoles: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Dr. Joseph Cook CURRENT TITLE:  Lecturer in Life and Natural Sciences, University of Derby, United Kingdom AREA OF EXPERTISE:  My background is in glaciology, in particular the “bioglaciological” processes that operate on ice surfaces. My PhD thesis focussed upon carbon…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Glaciology, Physical Geography

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Chris Skinner

Post Doc Research Assistant, Hydrometeorology & Modelling, Chris Skinner @cloudskinner: A Day in the GeoLife Series

NAME:  Chris Skinner CURRENT TITLE:  Postdoctoral Research Assistant in Modelling Fluvial Geomorphology at the University of Hull, United Kingdom, since June 2014. AREA OF EXPERTISE:  I’m kind of in between being a Hydrometeorologist and a Geomorphologist. That’s where I like to…
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A Day in the GeoLife Series, Geomorphology, Hydrometeorology, Modeling, Physical Geography

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