Graduate Students

Name & E-Mail

Previous InstitutionsResearch InterestsAdvisors
Alireza Bahadori
Shahid Chamran University of Ahwaz Sedimentology, Geochemistry, Geochronology Rasbury
Ting Chen       
University of Science and Technology of China  Geophysics, Mineralogy  Li
Yu Chen
Chinese Academy of Sciences-Graduate/University of Science and Technology of China - Undergraduate Seismology, Geodynamics Wen
Mahdi Davari
mahdi.davari "at"
Isfahan University of Technology  Computational Physics/Chem  Oganov
Nicholas Difrancesco nicholas.difrancesco"at"  Brooklyn College  Experimental Lunar and Martian Petrology  Nekvasil
Gen Ito
University of Michigan  Planetary Science  Glotch,
Steven Jaret
Harvard University - Masters
University of Tennessee Knoxville - Undergraduate
Planetary Geology, Isotope Geochemistry Rasbury
Jesse John
CUNY Brooklyn College  Geochemistry  Parise
Jasmeet Kaur
Indian Institute of Technology - Roorkee Geochemistry and Medical Geology Schoonen
Carey Legett IV
University of Oklahoma Planetary Science, Remote Sensing Glotch
Shelbie Legett
University of Oklahoma Geochemistry, Clay Minerology, Petrology Rasbury
Yuanyan Liu
University of Science and Technology - Hefei Geophysics Holt
R. Linda Martin
Rutgers University - Masters
Northern Arizona University - Undergraduate
Sedimentology, Stratigraphy, Geochronology  Rasbury
Cong Pan
Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry Cartography and GIS;     Hydrogeology Rogers
Xintong Qi
Stony Brook University Geophysics, Mineral Physics Li
Brandon Rhymer
University of the Virgin Islands Geophysics, Mineralogy Ehm
Melinda Rucks
Western Kentucky University Sub-micron Mineralogy of Meteorites and Optical Mineragology Glotch, Parise
Douglas Schaub
University of Edinburgh - Masters
Colgate University - Undergraduate
Planetary Science,
Experimental Petrology
Katherine Shirley
Washington University in St. Louis  Planetary Science  Glotch
Melissa Sims
University of South Carolina and College of Charleston  Geophysics, Mineralogy  Ehm
Joseph Tamborski
University of Buffalo  Hydrology, Remote Sensing  Rogers, Bokuniewicz 
Michael Thorpe
Towson University  Sedimentary Geochemistry, Mineralogy Hurowitz 
Richard Triplett
Delaware State University Experimental Studies of the Elasticity of Earth Minerals  
John Vaughn
Rutgers University  Geochemistry, Mineralogy  Phillips
Shengnan Wang"at" 
University of Science and Technology of China  Computational Material Sciences  Oganov
Xuebing Wang"at"
University of Science and Technology Geochemistry Li
William Woerner
SUNY-Binghamton   Parise
Huiyu Yang
Stony Brook University Geophysics Holt
Marcella Yant
Indiana University  Planetary Geology, Geochemistry  Rogers
Cheng Ye"at"
China University of Geosciences (Wuhan) Planetary Geology Glotch

News & Announcements 

Dr. James Head will be delivering a lecture entitled "The Climate History of Mars: Was Early Mars 'Warm and Wet' or "Cold and Icy'?" on Thursday, 9/3/15 at 4:00PM in the Hanson Seminar Room (ESS 123)

Geosciences Seminars

Geosciences Department Newsletter


Melissa Sims chosen to introduce Secretary of Energy at NSLS-II Dedication

Celebrating Robert Cooper Liebermann

Professor Joel Hurowitz named Deputy PI for Mars 2020 Rover Instrument

PhD Student Yuyan (Sara) Zhao selected for Prestigious Dwornik Award

Professor Timothy Glotch to lead NASA funded research team

Professor Martin Schoonen named Chairman of the Environmental Sciences Department at BNL

Professors John Parise and Artem Oganov pursue Materials Genome Initiative

Professor Deanne Rogers finds evidence for past groundwater on Mars

Professor Robert Liebermann accepts Edward A. Flinn Award

Professor Scott McLennan selected for NASA's Mars Science Laboratory Team

Professor Timothy Glotch receives NSF Career Award

Geosciences PhD Francis McCubbin receives Presidential Early Career Award

Professor Scott McLennan on NASA team that finds new evidence for water at Mars crater

Geoscience Researchers Develop Numerical Model to Better Forecast Forces Behind Earthquakes 

Geoscience Professor Don Weidner selected to receive Inge Lehman Medal

Geoscience researchers find that natural minerals disinfect drinking water

Professor Dan Davis publishes 4th edition of "Turn Left at Orion"

Stony Brook PhD and Faculty Advisor Show that the Moon Isn't as Dry as Previously Thought

The Department welcomes its new faculty member, Deanne Rogers

Jerome Varriale, Geosciences major, Named URECA Researcher of the Month  


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