Graduate students

MSc Candidates

Peter Blenman

Peter Blenman

 

Accessing the feasibility of satellite radar interferometry for detecting tertiary ground movement prior to landslide activity.

E. Nissen
A Schaeffer

Connor Brierley-Green

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

T. James
L. Leonard

Emily Cross

Emily Cross

 

A. Fraass
V. Arbour

Kiri Daust

 

A. Monahan

Teague Dickson

 

V. Arbour
B. Dyer

Kristina Disney

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

T. Gleeson

Pandora Gibb

Biogeochemistry of Northeast Pacific seamounts.

J. Dower
D. Ianson

Chet Goerzen

Developing unsupervised machine learning techniques for seismology.

S. Dosso
H. Kao

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

Tess Leishman

 

J. Cassidy
S. Dosso

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

Ameneh Mollasharifi Targhi

 

A. Monahan

Kai Morsink

 

L. Coogan
B. Dyer

Megumi Patchett

 

L. Leonard
T. Hobbs

Rebecca Pierce

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

J. Christian
R. Hamme

Anna Podhorodeski

 

L. Leonard

Natalia Safianowicz-Gurgacz

Natalia Gurgacz-Safianowicz

Modelling the global impact of carbon leaching from marine plastic pollution on oceanic and atmospheric conditions.

M. Eby
A. Weaver

Jade Skye

 

J. Melton
C. Goldblatt

Katie Withrow

 

D. Canil

Olivia Wren

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

J. Husson

Karlee Zammit

 

B. Halliday
S. Dosso

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

Mariana Barbosa Ferreira Alves

 

S. Dosso
B. Halliday

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

Ruth Digby

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

Stacey Edmonsond

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

B. Dyer

Endo Kota

 

A. Monahan

Patrick Farnole

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

A. Monahan
N. Steiner

Camille Febvre

Camille Febvre

Interactions between ecosystem characteristics and climate.

C. Goldblatt
R. El-Sabaawi

Theron Finley

Theron Finley

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

E. Nissen
J. Cassidy

 

Daniel Garduño Ruiz

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

C. Goldblatt

Élyse Gaudreau

Élyse Gaudreau

Tectonic geodesy of western North America.

 

E. Nissen

Moronke Harris
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

Julia Horne

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

C. Goldblatt

Katie Jamson

Investigating macroevolutionary and biogeographical trends in microfossil groups (planktic foraminifera, calcareous nannofossils, diatoms, and radiolarians) from the Cretaceous to the Recent.

A. Frass

Brett Jameson

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

K. Juniper

Simin Kheradmand

 

R. Hamme

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

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

 

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

Hannah Robutka

Hannah Robutka

Iron fluxes and transport from mid-ocean ridge hydrothermal vent systems using geochemistry and bulk magnetic properties.

L. Coogan

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

 

Raj Suruli Nagarajan

Optimization of the Canadian Land Surface Model.

C. Seiler
A. Monahan

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

 

Connor Van Wieren

Connor Vanwieren

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

J. Husson
B. Dyer

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.

R. Jiao
E. Nissen

 

Xi Wang

 

Supervisors: R. Jiao

 

Yijie Zhu

Yijie Zhu

 

K. Wang
E. Nissen