July 19, 2017

On July 19, 2017, Anna successfully defended her master’s thesis entitled “Poroelastic Modeling of Groundwater and Hydrocarbon Reservoirs: Investigating the Effects of Fluid Extraction on Fault Stability”.

July 18, 2017

On July 18, 2017, Jamie successfully defended her master’s thesis entitled “The Effects of Fluid Pressure Changes on Fractured Rock Elastic Moduli and Surface Deformation”.  She is shown here with her advisor, Prof.

June 29, 2017

On June 29, 2017, Yuval successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled “The Role of Roughness in Earthquake Source Physics.”  He is shown here with his advisor, Prof. Bradford Hager. 

June 15, 2017

Last week, 12 of our students graduated from MIT with their Master's or Doctorate in Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences or Civi