SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Eryn Braender

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Evaluation of drill cuttings for determination of formation change using particle-size analysis, San Diego, California Andreas Polis B.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. Eleanore Robbins -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT The Municipality of San Diego is reliant on imported water and is in need of control over future water supplies. Outside factors affecting imported supply...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Anthony Norton

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Calibrating the onset of weathering in saprock: An initial step Anthony Norton B.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. Gary Girty -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT Saprock is that part of the regolith in which more than 20% of the weatherable minerals are chemically or texturally altered. In the Peninsular Ranges of southern California, saprock is a ubiquitous feature of the...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Brian Tillquist

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Provenance Investigation of the Early Tertiary “Rim Gravels”: Implications for Cenozoic Evolution of the Colorado Plateau Brian Tillquist M.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. David Kimbrough -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT The early Tertiary “Rim gravels” were deposited by northerly and easterly flowing fluvial systems across the boundary of the southwestern...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Danny Cronquist

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Provenance Investigation of the Early Tertiary “Rim Gravels”: Implications for Cenozoic Evolution of the Colorado Plateau Brian Tillquist M.S. Candidate Department of Geological Sciences San Diego State University Advisor Dr. David Kimbrough -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- ABSTRACT The early Tertiary “Rim gravels” were deposited by northerly and easterly flowing fluvial systems across the boundary of the southwestern...

A System for Monitoring the Effects of Climate on the Flux and Availability of Water Resources in the Drylands of Eastern Africa

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Presentation by Dr. Laban MacOpiyo, Lecturer, University of Nairobi, Kenya. Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.

Regional Climate Simulations: Current Performance, Key Challenges, Fundamental Importance of their Coupling with End User Models

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Presentation by Dr. Volker Wulfmeyer, Professor, University of Hohenheim, Germany. Delivered during the International Conference on Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation for Food and Environmental Security, November 21-22, 2012 at SEARCA, UPLB, College, Laguna, Philippines.