Current Members: The Earth Modeling Team at CEED
(2016 - present)
Former Members (2016 - present, University of Oslo)
Stræte Karlsen, PhD Student (2017-2021)
PhD Thesis (2021): Plate Tectonic Controls on Geodynamic Processes: Earth’s Deep Water Cycle, Sea Level Change and Planetary Cooling Patterns
Ágnes Kiraly, Postdoctoral Scholar (2017-2020)
Now a research scientist at CEED.
Holger Heyn, PhD Student (2016-2020)
Now a postdoctoral scholar at CEED.
PhD Thesis (2020): Geodynamics of Earth’s
Large Low Shear Velocity Provinces: Interaction with mantle flow,
plume initiation, and core-mantle boundary deformation
Fabio Crameri, Postdoc (2016-2019) and Research Scientist (2019-2020)
Now an adjunct scientist at CEED.
Petra Hatalova, MS Student (2018-2019)
MS Thesis (2019): Guiding of tectonic plate motions by transform faults and mid-ocean ridges
Now an PhD student at CEED.
Robert Hartmann, visiting MS Student (2018) from GEOMAR (Kiel, Germany)
Now a PhD student in the physics of fluids at the University of Twente.
MS Thesis at GEOMAR (2019): Impact of Antarctic deglaciation on Earth deformation and sea level change: An assessment of modeling lateral viscosity variations with multiple 1D Earth rheology structures
Alysse Bebin, Visiting MS Student (2017) from ENSTA Bretagne, France
MS Thesis at ENSTA (2017): Characterizing the rate of lithospheric mass loss due to gravitational instability
Former Members (2008 - 2016, University of Hawaii)
Former Members (2005 - 2008, Johns Hopkins University)
Laurent Metivier, Blaustein Postdoctoral Scholar (2007-2008)
Now a research scientist at the Institut Geographique National and the
Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris (both in Paris, France)
Benjun Wu, PhD Student (2006-2008)
Now a professor at Nanjing University.
PhD Thesis (2011), Chapter 3: The Strength of Lithospheric Slabs Constrained by Plate Motions
Christopher Hayes, MS Student (2006-2008)
MS Thesis (2008): Tectonic Constrols on Megathrust Seismicity: Neutral Upper Plate Strain Promotes Great Earthquakes
Stephen Steiner, MS Student (2005-2006)
MS Thesis (2006): Influence of Active Mantle Upwelling for Driving Plate Motions