Graduate students

MSc Candidates

Nic Annau

Generative deep learning approaches for downscaling and stochastic weather generation.

A. Cannon
A. Monahan

Connor Brierley-Green

Glacial Isostatic Adjustment modeling for horizontal and vertical crustal motion in North American.

T. James
L. Leonard

Leah Cicon

Developing predictive models to assess wave-induced hazards by tracking the transformation of the incoming wave field from the open ocean to the runup on the beach.

J. Gemmrich
J. Klymak

Kristina Disney

Developing community-based monitoring to derive the groundwater contribution to tributaries of the Koksilah watershed under low flow conditions.

T. Gleeson

Stacey Edmonsond

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Lateral expression of carbon isotope excursions in shallow-marine carbonate environments.

B. Dyer

Pandora Gibb

Biogeochemistry of Northeast Pacific seamounts.

J. Dower
D. Ianson

Chet Goerzen

S. Dosso
H. Kao

Parsa Gooya

The fate of atmospheric CO2 in the oceans to analyze Ocean-Climate interactions through Marine Carbon Sink.

N. Swart
R. Hamme

Moronke Harris

Hydrothermal vent microbial landscape modelling for the sustainable development of deep-sea sulphide mining.

K. Juniper

Kyle Heyblom

Improving the detectability of the effect of climate change on the atmospheric hydrological cycle using water isotope ratios.

H. Singh

Carmen Holmes-Smith

Investigating patterns between extreme run-up and the offshore wave field with the aim of developing a better forecasting system for wave hazards in Tofino, B.C.

J. Gemmrich
J. Klymak

Liam Hubbert

Testing recently developed biochemical methods of quantifying population-level secondary production in the oceans.

A. Sastri
J. Dower

Sile Kafrissen

Using functional characteristics of phytoplankton assemblages in the NE Pacific to predict primary producer changes in response to environmental factors.

D. Varela 

Ben Kumpf

Using text-mining and machine learning to evaluate salinity changes across the Phanerozoic.

L. Coogan
J. Husson

Daniel Labbé

Seamount effects on zooplankton ecology in the Northeast Pacific.

A. Sastri
J. Dower

Max Lauch

Glacial Isostatic Adjustment modelling for Holocene ice changes in the Southern Coast Mountains of British Columbia.

T. James
L. Leonard

Emma Louis

Investigating various geochemical tracers to monitor injected carbon dioxide in deep ocean basalt, as part of the Solid Carbon feasibility study.

L. Coogan
K. Moran

Melissa Mills

Hydrothermal sediment deposition over Glacial-Interglacial cycles.

L. Coogan
J. Cullen

Oghenekevwe Oghenechovwen

Impact of cross-equatorial ocean heat transport on hemispheric climate sensitivity and hydrologic cycle sensitivity.

H. Singh

Rebecca Pierce

N2O production in the global ocean: Nitrification and denitrification dynamics through modelling techniques.

J. Christian
R. Hamme

Hannah Robutka

L. Coogan

Chrissy Schellenberg

Physiological impacts of ocean acidification in a multi-stressor context on marine fish.

J. Dower
N. Steiner

Brandon Smith

Investigating the response of clouds and climate sensitivity to changes in thermal forcing mechanisms.

C. Goldblatt

Robyn Taves

Trace metal distributions in the subarctic North East Pacific.

J. Cullen

Connor Vanwieren

Quantifying early carbon cycle dynamics in the Neoproterozoic using isotope geochemistry of marine carbonates.

J. Husson
B. Dyer

Olivia Wren

Investigating late Neoproterozoic paleoclimate using lithostratigraphy and stable isotope chemostratigraphy of Ediacaran age shallow-water carbonates.

J. Husson

Meghan Zee

Hydrothermal trace metal dispersion in plumes along the Juan de Fuca Ridge.

J. Cullen

PhD Candidates

Tia Anderlini

Distributions of iron and other trace metals in the Eastern Arctic and Subarctic.

J. Cullen

Madison Bombardier

Episodic tremor and slip events in the Cascadia subduction zone.

S. Dosso
J. Cassidy

Jia-Xuan Chang

 Study of energy of internal waves in the ocean .

J. Klymak

Raj Deepak

Optimization of the Canadian Land Surface Model.

C. Seiler
A. Monahan

Ruth Digby

Climate impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

A. Monahan
N. Gillett

Patrick Duke

Air-sea carbon fluxes in the Northeast Pacific.

R. Hamme
D. Ianson

Patrick Farnole

Modelling marine ecosystem & fisheries impacts in the changing Arctic Ocean.

A. Monahan
N. Steiner

Camille Febvre

Biological drivers of chemical cycling on Earth, and ecological response to the repercussions thereof.

C. Goldblatt
R. El-Sabaawi

Theron Finley

Theron Finley

Studying active crustal faults in western Canada using remote sensing, seismology, geodesy, and field investigations.

Supervisors: E. Nissen, T. Gleeson

Daniel Garduño Ruiz

Photochemistry-climate interactions and their implications for biogeochemistry during the Proterozoic.

C. Goldblatt

Élyse Gaudreau

Tectonic geodesy of western North America.

Supervisor: E. Nissen

Julia Horne

Quantifying atmospheric, crustal, and mantle interactions using integrated biogeochemical models of earth systems.

C. Goldblatt

Brett Jameson

Microbial Ecophysiology of nitrous oxide production in low-oxygen marine environments.

K. Juniper

Johanna Länger

Air-Sea carbon fluxes in the Arctic Ocean.

N. Steiner
A. Monahan

Jerry Lei

Interpretation of Triassic marine paleoenvironments primarily utilizing carbon isotope chemostratigraphy, conodont biostratigraphy, and lithostratigraphy of carbonate rocks.

J. Husson

Yongxiao Liang

Climate model projections of global warming by observational constraints.

N. Gillett
A. Monahan

Haipeng Luo

Understanding complexity of crustal deformation associated with subduction earthquakes.

K. Wang
E. Nissen

Michaela Maier

Drivers of deoxygenation on the continental shelf in the Northern California Current System.

R. Hamme
D. Ianson

Matthew Miller

Biological Oceanography; Re-assessing the impact of ocean acidification on pteropods in the NE Pacific.

J. Dower
D. Ianson

Rebecca Morris

Quantifying magma-carbonate interactions from exposed crustal sections of the Jurassic Bonanza arc.

D. Canil

Fatemeh Nemati

Modeling of landslide-generated tsunamis in Georgia Strait, southern British Columbia, Canada.

L. Leonard

Xin Qiao

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Interactions between climate and tectonics: Cenozoic exhumation history of Vancouver Island.

D. Canil
R. Jiao

Guy Salomon

Guy Salomon

Using tectonic geomorphology to better understand the faults on Vancouver Island.

Supervisor: E. Nissen

Israporn Sethanant

Grace Sethanant

Paleoearthquakes, active faults, and tectonics of the Eastern California Shear Zone (ECSZ) and Southeast Asia, using tectonic geomorphology, photogrammetry, and InSAR techniques.

Supervisor: E. Nissen

Fengzhou Tan

Fengzhou Tan

Improving automatic earthquake detection and loction methods in artificial intelligence techniques; earthquakes sequence observation and analysis; earthquake rupture imaging using Back Projection method.

Supervisors: H. Kao, E. Nissen

Ameneh Mollasharifi Targhi

Simulation of excess ground ice into Canadian Land Surface Mode.

J. Melton
C. Goldblatt

Di Wan

Physical Oceaonography: near-shore dynamics in Discovery Islands region and Northwestern British Columbia coast.

M. Foreman
S. Dosso

Siyu Wang

Siyu Wang

Secular variations of rock uplift rates in the northern Tian Shan (China), using InSAR time series analysis, thermochronology and numerical modelling.

Supervisors: R. Jiao, E. Nissen

Yijie Zhu

Yijie Zhu

tbd

K. Wang
E. Nissen