Department of Earth SciencesWestern Science

Graduate Students A-E

Mansour Al-Hashim

Mansour Al-Hashim

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Patricia Corcoran

Research Interests / Specializations: Stratigraphy, sedimentary facies analysis, and geochemistry of the mixed carbonate-siliciclastic Espanola Formation: a possible Paleoproterozoic cap carbonate
Omar Al-Mufti

Omar Al-Mufti

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Guy Plint & Dr. Burns Cheadle

Research Interests / Specializations: Sedimentology and Stratigraphy of the Upper Cretaceous Puskwaskau Formation, North-Central Alberta
Denise Anders

Denise Anders

Ph.D. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Origin and formation of melt lithologies from the Sudbury impact structure and their relationship to the Sudbury Igneous Complex
Abdullah Aseri

Abdullah Aseri

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Bob Linnen

Research Interests / Specializations: High Field Strength Elements Deposits in Silica-saturated Alkaline Granite, Arabian Shield, Saudi Arabia
Mailyng Aviles

Mailyng Aviles

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Burns Cheadle

Research Interests / Specializations: The Second White Specks Formation of Colorado Group: Insight into Burial Changes and Thermal History
Jeff Berger

Jeff Berger

Ph.D. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Roberta Flemming & Dr. Mariek Schmidt

Research Interests / Specializations: Geochemical and mineralogical characteristics of altered basaltic material: Unraveling protolith and sediment compositions to constrain Mars crustal processes
Off Campus
jberge44@uwo.ca

Ankit Bhandari

Ankit Bhandari

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Dazhi Jiang

Alex Bilson Darko

Alex Bilson Darko

Course-Based M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Sheri Molnar

Arya Bina

Arya Bina

Course-Based M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Livio Tornabene

Gila Binyamini

Gila Binyamini

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: The Holocene Paleolimnology of Lake Erie
Off Campus
gbinyami@uwo.ca

Navin Bissessar

Navin Bissessar

Course-Based M.Sc. Geophysics

Sebastian Braganza

Sebastian Braganza

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Gail Atkinson

Research Interests / Specializations: Engineering Seismology
Fengke Cao

Fengke Cao

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Roberta Flemming

Yonghua Cao

Yonghua Cao

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Bob Linnen

Research Interests / Specializations: Evaluation of Cu-Pd mineralization and the igneous stratigraphy through portable techniques: a case study at North Edge of Eastern Gabbro, Coldwell Alkaline Complex, ON
Christy Caudill

Christy Caudill

Ph.D. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Gordon Osinski & Dr. Livio Tornabene

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Craters
Hannah Cavallin

Hannah Cavallin

Course-Based M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Neil Banerjee and Dr. Bob Linnen

Trevor Ceccanese

Trevor Ceccanese

Course-Based M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe and Dr. Bob Linnen

Anna Chanou

Anna Chanou

Ph.D. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Gordon Osinski & Dr. Richard Grieve

Research Interests / Specializations: Vitric clast-bearing breccia impactites: their intra- and inter- crater textural variability and geologic correlation
Wanli Cheng

Wanli Cheng

Course-Based M.Sc., Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Byung-Hun Choe

Byung-Hun Choe

Ph.D. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Gordon Osinski & Dr. Livio Tornabene

Research Interests / Specializations: Polarimetric Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) application for geological mapping and resource exploration in the Canadian Arctic
BGS 1033
bchoe@uwo.ca

Peter Christoffersen

Peter Christoffersen

M.Sc. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Audrey Bouvier & Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Geochemistry
David Clark

David Clark

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Paul Wiegert & Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Computational and Observational Studies of Meteoroid Streams
Sarah CoDyre

Sarah CoDyre

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski & Dr. Richard Grieve

Research Interests / Specializations: Economic Geology
Laura Colgrove

Laura Colgrove

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Groundwater Geochemistry
Benjamin Consolvo

Benjamin Consolvo

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Gerhard Pratt

Research Interests / Specializations: Exploration Geophysics
Alana Crump

Alana Crump

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Soil Geochemistry
Lisa Cupelli

Lisa Cupelli

Ph.D. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Desmond Moser

Research Interests / Specializations: A zircon and accessory mineral analysis of the mafic melt-crater contact zones of the Vredefort and Sudbury impact basins
Jeffrey Daniels

Jeffrey Daniels

M. Sc. Geology, Dr. Catherine Neish

Connor Davis

Connor Davis

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Desmond Moser

Research Interests / Specializations: Geochronology
Lindsay Debono

Lindsay Debono

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski & Dr. Richard Grieve

Research Interests / Specializations: Evolution and emplacement of the Onaping Intrusion at the Sudbury Impact Structure, Canada
Abd-Erraouf Djirar

Abd-Erraouf Djirar

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Sean Shieh

Research Interests / Specializations: Mineral Physics
Matea Drljepan

Matea Drljepan

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Guy Plint

Research Interests / Specializations: Sedimentology & Stratigraphy
Ronan Drysdale

Ronan Drysdale

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Robert Schincariol

Innocent Ezenwa

Innocent Ezenwa

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Rick Secco

Research Interests / Specializations: Investigating the Possibility of Invariance in Electrical Resistivity Along the Melting Boundary