Department of Earth SciencesWestern Science

Graduate Students A-E

Marcus Adam

Marcus Adam

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Robert Linnen

Research Interests / Specializations: Gold Deposits
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
Wajahat Ali

Wajahat Ali

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Kristy Tiampo

Research Interests / Specializations: Seismic Hazard Assessment
BGS 1020
wali3@uwo.ca

Omar Al-Mufti

Omar Al-Mufti

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Guy Plint

Research Interests / Specializations: Sedimentology & Stratigraphy
Denise Anders

Denise Anders

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

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Cratering
Rohan Aranha

Rohan Aranha

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe & Dr. Patricia Corcoran

Research Interests / Specializations: Sedimentology & Geochemistry
Off Campus
raranha2@uwo.ca

Abdullah Aseri

Abdullah Aseri

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Bob Linnen

Research Interests / Specializations: PGE Deposits
Mohammed Asmail

Mohammed Asmail

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Norm Duke

Research Interests / Specializations: Economic Geology
David Atkinson

David Atkinson

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Norm Duke

Research Interests / Specializations: Economic Geology
Off Campus
datkin2@uwo.ca

Mailyng Aviles

Mailyng Aviles

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Burns Cheadle

Research Interests / Specializations: Petroleum Geology
Hiba Babiker

Hiba Babiker

Acc. M.Sc., Dr. Norm Duke

Research Interests / Specializations: Economic Geology
Anika Ballent

Anika Ballent

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Patricia Corcoran

Research Interests / Specializations: Microplastics
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
Nikole Bingham-Koslowski

Nikole Bingham-Koslowski

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Jisuo Jin & Dr. Cam Tsujita

Research Interests / Specializations: High resolution stratigraphy and sedimentology of the Upper Devonian Kettle Point Formation, southwestern Ontario, Canada
Gila Binyamini

Gila Binyamini

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: The Holocene Paleolimnology of Lake Erie
Natasha Bumstead

Natasha Bumstead

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Paleolimnology
Randy Campbell

Randy Campbell

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Bob Linnen

Research Interests / Specializations: Ore Deposit Geochemistry
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
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
Byung-Hun Choe

Byung-Hun Choe

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

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Remote Sensing
BGS 1033
bchoe@uwo.ca

David Clark

David Clark

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

Research Interests / Specializations: Computational and Observational Studies of Meteoroid Streams
Laura Colgrove

Laura Colgrove

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Groundwater Geochemistry
Jean-Sébastien Comeau

Jean-Sébastien Comeau

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Audrey Bouvier

Research Interests / Specializations: Isotope Cosmochemistry
Adam Coulter

Adam Coulter

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Craters
Michael Craig

Michael Craig

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Roberta Flemming, Dr. Gordon Osinski, Dr. Ed Cloutis

Research Interests / Specializations: Laboratory Analogue Spectroscopy with Applications to Mars, Asteroids, and Terrestrial Impact Sites
Alana Crump

Alana Crump

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Soil Geochemistry
Luqi Cui

Luqi Cui

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Gail Atkinson

Research Interests / Specializations: Engineering Seismology
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
Bianca D'Aoust

Bianca D'Aoust

M.Sc. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Gordon Osinski & Dr. Livio Tornabene

Research Interests / Specializations: Remote Sensing
Connor Davis

Connor Davis

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Desmond Moser

Research Interests / Specializations: Geochronology
Bethany Dean

Bethany Dean

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Roberta Flemming & Dr. Patricia Corcoran

Research Interests / Specializations: Diamond Mineralogy
Tara Despault

Tara Despault

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Brian Branfireun

Research Interests / Specializations: Watershed Hydrology
Off Campus
tdespaul@uwo.ca

Kyle Douglas

Kyle Douglas

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Brian Hart

Research Interests / Specializations: Mineral Surface Chemistry
Surface Science
kdougl5@uwo.ca

Matea Drljepan

Matea Drljepan

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Guy Plint

Research Interests / Specializations: Sedimentology & Stratigraphy
Attieh Eshaghi

Attieh Eshaghi

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Kristy Tiampo

Research Interests / Specializations: Magnitude Estimation for Earthquake and Tsunami Early Warning Systems
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