Associate Professor

Research Interests:

  • Marine magnetotelluric and controlled-source EM exploration
  • Electromagnetic modeling with finite elements
  • Electromagnetic inversion
  • Mid-ocean ridges
  • Subduction zones
  • Hydrocarbon exploration
  • Mantle dynamics
  • Marine geophysical instrumentation design


  • B.S., University of California San Diego (1998)
  • Ph.D., UCSD, Scripps Institution of Oceanography (2003)

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