Rose Creek with Mission Bay High - What Did You Learn in School Today?

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Mission Bay High School and CyberBridge team up to practice sampling techniques in a San Diego estuary.

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Barrett Salisbury

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LiDAR and Field Observations of Earthquake Slip Distribution for the Central San Jacinto Fault -- Barrett Salisbury, M.S. Candidate, Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, Advisor Dr. Tom Rockwell -- We mapped the tectonic geomorphology of 80 km of the Clark strand of the San Jacinto fault (SJF) to determine slip per event for the past several surface ruptures. We identify 203 offset features from which we make over 560 measurements using B4 LiDAR imagery,...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Holly Olsen

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The early Miocene Quechan volcanics, SE California, U.S.A.: slab-window or continental-margin arc volcanics? -- Holly Olsen, M.S. Candidate, Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, Advisor Dr. Gary Girty -- Located between Indian Pass and Picacho State Recreation Area, SE California are widespread exposures of an ~4 to 1.2 km thick early Miocene volcanic and epiclastic unit. The 23.4 ± 0.4 Ma Quechan volcanics form the lowest and thickest part of the volcanic...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Lauren Sutton

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The Copper Basin fault, a newly recognized reverse fault in the lower Colorado River region, SE California: Implications for Miocene-Pliocene N-S shortening within the Eastern California Shear Zone -- Lauren Sutton, M.S. Candidate, Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, Advisor Dr. Gary Girty -- Located just south of Picacho State Recreation Area, SE California, a prominent E-W trending structure that has been referred to in the literature as an arcuate...

Castle Park Molecule Lesson with Professor Andy Cooksy

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San Diego State University chemistry professor Andy Cooksy and CyberBridge help bridge the understanding of molecules to Castle Park Middle School students. Through an interactive computer program, students study the structure of molecules and then recreate them using gumdrops and toothpicks.

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Kathryn Anderson

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Chemical and Physical changes within the damage and pulverized zones of the Mojave segment of the San Andreas fault: implications for the origin of pink potassium feldspar grains - Kathryn Anderson - M.S. Candidate - Department of Geological Sciences - San Diego State University - Advisor Dr. Tom Rockwell, Gary Girty, Neta Wechsler ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- We mapped a tabular zone of pink potassium feldspar alteration in granitic...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Nicholas Teague

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Near Surface Infiltration Measurements and the Implications for Artificial Recharge - Nicholas Teague, M.S. Candidate, Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, Advisor Kathy Thorbjarnarson, Co-chair: John Izbicki, 3rd committee member: Jenny Quintana - http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/people/students/theses/spring2010/nick_teagu...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Zachary Hasten

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Tertiary Volcanism in the Southern Buffalo Hills, Smoke Creek, Nevada - Zachary Hasten, B.S. Candidate, Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, Advisor Dr. Vic Camp - http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/people/students/theses/spring2010/zachary_ha...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Cassady Bethel-Thompson

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The Rattlesnake Valley and Oriflamme Canyon plutons: key temporal markers in the Jurassic and Cretaceous development of the transition zone of the Peninsular Ranges batholith - Cassady Bethel-Thompson, M.S. Candidate, Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, Advisor Dr.Gary Girty - http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/people/students/theses/spring2010/cassady_be...

SDSU Geological Sciences - Thesis Defense - Jason Ricketts

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Miocene growth of a depression in the Chocolate Mountains anticlinorium recorded by the Bear Canyon conglomerate, SE California - Jason Ricketts, M.S. Candidate, Department of Geological Sciences, San Diego State University, Advisor Dr.Gary Girty - http://www.geology.sdsu.edu/people/students/theses/spring2010/jason_rick...