Principal Investigator

Mike Taylor
Associate Professor
114 Lindley Hall

Mike uses remote sensing, geodesy, isotope geochemistry, and structural geology to understand the dynamics of continental deformation.

Other Tectonics Faculty

Douglas Walker
120 Lindley Hall

Dr. Walker's research interests are in integration of Tectonics, Geochronology, and GIS to better understand the geologic development of contractile and extensional systems.




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