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
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
Aleksandr Sharipov

Aleksandr Sharipov

MSc Geophysics Course Based, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Petroleum geology
Hema Sharma

Hema Sharma

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

Reynold Silber

Reynold Silber

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
Sarah Simpson

Sarah Simpson

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

Mary  Spencer

Mary Spencer

M.Sc. Geology - Audrey Bouvier & Tony Withers

Research Interests / Specializations: Ureilites and Planetary Formation
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
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

Research Interests / Specializations: Climate change effects on mercury in wetlands
Matthew Svensson

Matthew Svensson

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

James Thayer

James Thayer

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Landscape response to post-glacial climate change
Andrew Thomson

Andrew Thomson

M.Sc. Geology, Philip McCausland

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

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Volcanism
Lauren Twible

Lauren Twible

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Brian Branfireun

Research Interests / Specializations: Wetland Hydrogeology
Annika Van Kessel

Annika Van Kessel

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

Denis Vida

Denis Vida

PhD Geophysics & Planetary Science, Dr. Peter Brown & Dr. Margaret Campbell-Brown

Research Interests / Specializations: Meteors, meteoroid streams, comets, asteroids
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. Geophysics, PlnSci, 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
Congxi Zhu

Congxi Zhu

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Audrey Bouvier & Dr. Tony Withers

Research Interests / Specializations: Ni isotope fractionation processes associated with Cu-Ni-PGE mineralization in the Zambales ophiolite complex, Philippines
Arwa Zourob

Arwa Zourob

Course-Based M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Guy Plint

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
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