Department of Earth SciencesWestern Science

Graduate Students S-Z

Hadis Samadi Alinia

Hadis Samadi Alinia

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Kristy Tiampo & Dr. Gail Atkinson

Research Interests / Specializations: New GPS Time Series Measurements for Eastern Canada
Sundeep Sara

Sundeep Sara

Course-Based M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Phil McCausland

Research Interests / Specializations: Economic Geology
BGS 1031
ssara@uwo.ca

Ryan Sawyer

Ryan Sawyer

Ph.D. Geophysics & Planetary Science, Dr. Rick Secco & Dr. Wayne Nesbitt

Research Interests / Specializations: The Effects of Composition, Pressure and Temperature on the Structure of Alkali Silicate Glasses
Hema Sharma

Hema Sharma

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Sheri Molnar & Dr. Gerhard Pratt

Deana Schwarz

Deana Schwarz

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Stable Isotope Composition of Modern Pollen and its Relationship to Environment
Jun Shi

Jun Shi

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Dazhi Jiang

Research Interests / Specializations: Structural Geology
Sarah Simpson

Sarah Simpson

Ph.D. Geology, Dr.

Alaura Singleton

Alaura Singleton

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

Research Interests / Specializations: Characteristics and Formation of Central Uplifts in Crystalline Terrestrial Impact Craters
Off Campus
asingle2@uwo.ca

Colin Sproat

Colin Sproat

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Jisuo Jin

Research Interests / Specializations: The early Katian (Late Ordovician) brachiopod fauna of Ontario: evolution, paleoecology, and paleobiogeography during a major sea-level rise
Liana Stammers

Liana Stammers

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Neil Banerjee

Research Interests / Specializations: Gold Deposits
Off Campus
lstammer@uwo.ca

Jessica Stromberg

Jessica Stromberg

Ph.D. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Neil Banerjee & Dr. Ed Cloutis

Research Interests / Specializations: Early Gold Mineralization in the Porcupine Gold Camp: A Geochemical and Isotopic Study of the Gold Bearing Ankerite Veins at the Dome Mine, Timmins, Ontario
Reynold Sukara

Reynold Sukara

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Rick Secco

Research Interests / Specializations: Electrical Resistivity of Nickel, Iron and Iron-Silicon Alloy Melts at High Pressure with Implication for the Thermal Conductivity and Heat Flow of the Earth's Core
Shuo Sun

Shuo Sun

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Jisuo Jin

Research Interests / Specializations: Architecture and Stratigraphy of the Upper Silurian to Middle Devonian Strata, Southwestern Ontario
Ting Sun

Ting Sun

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Brian Branfireun

Matthew Svensson

Matthew Svensson

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Simon Thorpe

Simon Thorpe

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Kristy Tiampo & Dr. Gail Atkinson

Research Interests / Specializations: Induced Seismicity
Gavin Tolometti

Gavin Tolometti

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Catherine Neish & Dr. Gordon Osinski

Lauren Twible

Lauren Twible

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Brian Branfireun

Research Interests / Specializations: Wetland Hydrogeology
Diego Uribe

Diego Uribe

M.Sc. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Phil McCausland, Dr. Matt Izawa & Dr. Roberta Flemming

Research Interests / Specializations: Meteoritics
Annika Van Kessel

Annika Van Kessel

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Audrey Bouvier & Dr. Bob Linnen

Denis Vida

Denis Vida

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Peter Brown & Dr. Margaret Campbell-Brown

Jacob Walker

Jacob Walker

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Stable Isotope Geochemistry
Ching Pao Wang

Ching Pao Wang

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Sean Shieh & Dr. Tony Withers

Research Interests / Specializations: Mineral Physics
Halima Warsame

Halima Warsame

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Phil McCausland & Dr. Cam Tsujita

Research Interests / Specializations: Paleontology
Alyssa Werynski

Alyssa Werynski

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Catherine Neish

Jane Wilson

Jane Wilson

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Stable Isotope Geochemistry
Tianqi Xie

Tianqi Xie

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Sean Shieh & Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Exploration of the shock metamorphic features in anorthosite from Mistastin Lake impact structure and Apollo samples using Raman spectroscopy
Bidong Zhang

Bidong Zhang

Ph.D. Geology & Planetary Science, Dr. Audrey Bouvier & Dr. Sean Shieh

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Materials
Xiaoming Zhang

Xiaoming Zhang

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Robert Shcherbakov

Research Interests / Specializations: Understanding the mechanisms of earthquakes and aftershocks through numerical modelling
Bodi (Alvin) Zhao

Bodi (Alvin) Zhao

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Robert Shcherbakov

Research Interests / Specializations: Computer Modelling
Md. Akbar Zuberi

Md. Akbar Zuberi

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Gerhard Pratt

Research Interests / Specializations: Exploration Geophysics
William Zylberman

William Zylberman

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

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Geophysics
Off Campus
wzylberm@uwo.ca