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UAS names new A&S dean in Geology from the University of Otago in Aotearoa, New Zealand, and a bachelor of science degree in Geology and Geophysics from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.She was Phi Beta Kappa as an undergraduate student and received a National Science...
My Turn: City must protect water quality if AJ Mine is reopened

...40 years of research and study of the state's geology and geophysics, and includes 16 years when I was employed by the Department...our own backyard? ? Motyka is a Professor of Geology and Geophysics with the Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska, and...
Alaska Science Forum: In Hawaii, hints of a giant Alaska tsunami

...amphitheater-like limestone walls of the feature required a wave about 25 feet high, said Rhett Butler of the Hawaii Institute of Geophysics and Planetology in Honolulu. Butler gave a presentation on the subject at the Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union...
Business finds harmony with unusual combination

...stumbled into, Smith said.He first came to Alaska as a young man, after wandering through much of the Lower 48, to study geophysics at University of Alaska Fairbanks. He grew up in Rochester, N.Y., and received his undergraduate degree in forestry...
Ancient trees emerge from frozen forest 'tomb'

...of Southeast, tree remains tell stories about other glaciers."It's an ongoing process," said Professor Emeritus of Geophysics Roman Motyka. The recession of Eagle and Herbert glaciers is revealing trees of a similar age, he said.In Glacier Bay...
UAS professors lecture on Mendenhall Glacier flooding

...Lecture series in Egan Library Friday night.Associate professor of environmental science Eran Hood and assistant professor of geophysics Jason Amundson used a PowerPoint presentation to display graphs, lists and photographs illustrating the flooding events...
Lecture to examine glacial outburst floods, monitoring and preparing

...Outburst Flood," Eran Hood, associate professor of Environmental Science, and Jason Amundson, assistant professor of Geophysics at the University of Alaska Southeast, will talk on how outburst floods from glacier damned lakes are a common occurrence...
When volcanoes awaken in Alaska

...the tremors and explosions tapered off. Yet Pavlof tends to fluctuate and could always flare up again.Freymueller is a geophysics professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks Geophysical Institute and the GI's coordinating scientist for the Alaska...
Evening at Egan to focus on glacial outburst flood

...and the National Weather Service for monitoring, forecasting, alert and notification. Hood and Assistant Professor of Geophysics Jason Amundson will discuss the origins of the Suicide Basin outburst flood on the Mendenhall Glacier and present results...
Assembly approves filtration for Salmon Creek drinking water

...Why are we building a redundant system when our current system needs maintenance," Waring said.University of Alaska geophysics professor Roman Motyka testified that maintenance is the most important need for Juneau's water supply.The Gold Creek...


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