Summer 2022 Candidates
Nick Poser wearing a white collared button down shirt and black tie

Sediment Characterization of a drowned river valley: Foster Reservoir, Willamette Valley, Oregon

Nick Poser
MS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Jillian Maloney

August 5th, 2022
9 am, GMCS 129
watch Nick’s defense

Te-Yang wearing a black fleece and black rimmed glasses outside

Applications of high-frequency deterministic numerical simulations: Moving forward

Te-Yang Yeh
PhD Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Kim Olsen

August 11th, 2022
1 pm, GMCS 129
or via zoom

Spring 2022 Candidates
Zoe Morgan wearing a red SDSU Water Polo shirt

Depositional History & Sediment Analysis of Old Lake Cahuilla Highland in Coachella CA

Zoe Morgan
BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Thomas Rockwell

May 6th, 2022
10:30 am, CSL 422
watch Zoe’s defense

Fall 2021 Candidates
Amber Warden wearing a woven wide brimmed hat and orange t-shirt standing on the rim of a river valley
Mapped landslide deposits in Donner Lake, California, from high-resolution seismic data

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Jillian Maloney

December 10th, 2021
9 am, CSL 422
watch Amber’s defense here

Christine Sestak wearing a billed hat and puffy vest with the Tetons in the background
Sediment analysis of Agua Hedionda coastal lagoon for paleoenvironmental reconstruction

BS Candidate
Advisor: Dr. Jillian Maloney

December 10th, 2021
9:30 am, CSL 422
watch Christine’s defense here