Graduate Students

Sujan Raj Adhikari

Sujan Raj Adhikari

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Sheri Molnar

Research Interests / Specializations: Seismic Hazards, seismic microzonation, 3D modelling
Camila Aliaga Morales

Camila Aliaga Morales

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Neil Banerjee

Research Interests / Specializations: Economic Geology
David  Armstrong

David Armstrong

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Bruce Hart & Dr. Alina Shchepetkina

Research Interests / Specializations: Cambrian Stratigraphy
Elham Asadi Mehmandosti

Elham Asadi Mehmandosti

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Dan Atasiei

Dan Atasiei

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Jisuo Jin

Tom Baechler

Tom Baechler

M.Sc Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Economic geology - Ni-Cu-PGE exploration
Mahmoud Bagheri

Mahmoud Bagheri

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Katsu Goda

Shuqi Bian

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Sheri Molnar

James Burley

James Burley

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Fengke Cao

Fengke Cao

Ph.D. Geology, PlnSci, Dr. Roberta Flemming

Research Interests / Specializations: Martian meteorites; XRD; Raman
Carsyn Cassidy

Carsyn Cassidy

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Hydrogen & Oxygen Isotope exchange between water and clay minerals
Neeraja Chinchalkar

Neeraja Chinchalkar

Ph.D. Geology, PlnSci - Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Craters
Sanaz Darzipour

Sanaz Darzipour

Ph.D. Geophysics - Dr. Sheri Molnar

Research Interests / Specializations: Seismic Wave Propagation
Abd-Erraouf Djirar

Abd-Erraouf Djirar

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Sean Shieh

Research Interests / Specializations: Mineral Physics

Tavis Enno

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Neil Banerjee

Jiali Feng

Jiali Feng

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Patricia Corcoran

Research Interests / Specializations: Microplastic Pollution

Morgan Gabor

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Roberta Flemming

Cailin Gallinger

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Catherine Neish

Song Gao

Song Gao

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Roberta Flemming

Natalia Gomez

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Sheri Molnar

Jamie Graff

Jamie Graff

Ph.D. Geology, PlnSci - Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Geology
Issac Guerra Arauz

Issac Guerra Arauz

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Katsu Goda

Research Interests / Specializations: Earthquakes / Seismic Hazards
Claire Gullison

Claire Gullison

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Patricia Corcoran

Research Interests / Specializations: Microplastic Pollution / Sedimentology
Minger  Guo

Minger Guo

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Liz Webb

Research Interests / Specializations: Geochemistry
Jonathan Hey

Jonathan Hey

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Norm Duke & Dr. Desmond Moser

Research Interests / Specializations: A metallogenic study of high grade iron ores on North Baffin Island in the Facies domain south of the Central Borden Fault Zone

Hana Hopson

M.Sc. Geology

Jack Hostrawser

Jack Hostrawser

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Geology
Luke Howitt

Luke Howitt

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Bob Linnen

Alireza Javanbakht

Alireza Javanbakht

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Sheri Molnar

Research Interests / Specializations: Seismic Hazards / Liquefaction
Benjamin Kalman

Benjamin Kalman

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Rick Secco & Dr. Wenjun Yong

Research Interests / Specializations: Mineral Physics
Sharini Kanni Suresh Babu

Sharini Kanni Suresh Babu

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

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Surface Processes

Magdalena Kapron

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Sheri Molnar

Annika  Kjerulf

Annika Kjerulf

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Bruce Hart & Dr. Robert Shcherbakov

Research Interests / Specializations: Carbon Storage in Cambrian Rocks
Nina Kozikowski

Nina Kozikowski

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Patricia Corcoran

Emilie  Landry

Emilie Landry

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Des Moser

Eric  Lenhart

Eric Lenhart

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Rick Secco

Research Interests / Specializations: Geophysics / Interior of Planets
Yaozhu Li

Yaozhu Li

Ph.D. Geology, PlnSci - Dr. Roberta Flemming & Dr. Phil McCausland

Trevor Matterson

Trevor Matterson

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Des Moser

Research Interests / Specializations: Geochemistry, Ore Deposits, Metamorphic Petrology
Mike Mazur

Mike Mazur

Ph.D. Geophysics - Dr. Peter Brown

Floyd Mautle

Floyd Mautle

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Des Moser

Research Interests / Specializations: Meteorites
Lauren McFarlane

Lauren McFarlane

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Cratering / Planetary Science
Marc Mechem

Marc Mechem

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski & Dr. Roberta Flemming

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Cratering / Planetary Science
Payam Momeni

Payam Momeni

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Katsu Goda

Research Interests / Specializations: Earthquake Hazard Analysis
Fereshteh Najafi

Fereshteh Najafi

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

Research Interests / Specializations: Stable Isotope Geochemistry

Axel Noblet

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Matthew Oelschlagel

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Nigel Blamey

Research Interests / Specializations: Fluid Inclusion / Gas Analysis

Alex Orole

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Rick Secco

Afroza Parvin

Afroza Parvin

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Guy Plint

Deep Patel

Deep Patel

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Cratering
Reid Perkins

Reid Perkins

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Catherine Neish

Kassandra Pineda

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Elizabeth Webb

Kevin Potoczny

Kevin Potoczny

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Katsu Goda

Vidhya Ganesh Rangarajan

Vidhya Ganesh Rangarajan

Ph.D. Geology, PlnSci - Dr. Livio Tornabene & Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Geology, Planetary Surface Processes

Ricardo Rodriguez

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Sean Shieh

Mackenzie Russell

Mackenzie Russell

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Impact Cratering / Planetary Science
Simona Ruso

Simona Ruso

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Catheryn Ryan

Catheryn Ryan

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Geology, Astrobiology
Leah Sacks

Leah Sacks

Ph.D. Geology, PlnSci - Dr. Catherine Neish

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Geology, Impact Craters, Comparative Planetology
Mohammadamin Sedghizadeh

Mohammadamin Sedghizadeh

Ph. D. Geophysics, Dr. Robert Shcherbakov

Research Interests / Specializations: Statistical Analysis of Seismicity to Predict Earthquake Occurrence
Jahnavi Shah

Jahnavi Shah

Ph.D. Geophysics, PlnSci - Dr. Catherine Neish

Research Interests / Specializations: Planetary Surface Processes, Planetary Analogues
Hema Sharma

Hema Sharma

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

Parva Shoaeifar

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Katsu Goda

Navid Sirous

PhD Geophysics, Dr. Katsu Goda

Saralyn Smith

Saralyn Smith

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Elizabeth Webb

Research Interests / Specializations: Stable Isotopes
Ananya Srivastava

Ananya Srivastava

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Gordon Osinski

Research Interests / Specializations: Hyperspectral Remote Sensing / Planetary Geology

Lauren Stone

Ph.D. Geology, PlnSci - Dr. Gordon Osinski

Ashka Thaker

Ashka Thaker

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Catherine Neish

James Thayer

James Thayer

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Fred Longstaffe

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

Janek Urbanski

M.Sc. Geology

Mauritz Van Zyl

Mauritz Van Zyl

Ph.D. Geophysics, Dr. Sean Shieh

Research Interests / Specializations: Mineral Physics, Diamond Anvil
Sashank Vanga

Sashank Vanga

Ph.D. Geology, Dr. Catherine Neish

Research Interests / Specializations: Remote Sensing of Planetary Analogs
Jason Wozniak

Jason Wozniak

M.Sc. Geology, Dr. Bob Linnen

Bohan Zhu

M.Sc. Geophysics, Dr. Dazhi Jiang