Annuals and Adjuncts

manasara

Sara Mana Ph.D.

Rutgers University
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
610 Taylor Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854 U.S.A.

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Education

  •  Ph.D. in Geology (Geochronology-Geochemistry)                                    Rutgers University               Oct 2013
  •  M.Sc. in Geology(Laurea Magistrale in Scienze Geologiche)                      University of Turin               Jul 2007
  •  B.Sc. in Geology  (Laurea Triennale in Scienze Geologiche)                      University of Turin               Jul 2005

Teaching Experience

  • Mineralogy                               – Lecturer, 1 semester, 20 students
  • Structural Geology                   – Lecturer, 1 semester, 30 students
  • Planet Earth                             – Lecturer, 1 semester, 100+ students
  • Natural Disasters                     – Lecturer, 1 semester, 200+ students
  • Earthquakes and Volcanoes     – Lecturer, 2 semesters, 45 students
  • Field Methods                           – Lecturer, 1 semester, 25 students
  • Field Analysis                           – Lecturer, 1 semester, 15 students
  • Introduction to Geology           – Laboratory instructor, 3 semesters, 20 students

 

   Academic Experience

2015-                Lecturer - Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences (Rutgers University)

2013-                Research Associate - Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences (Rutgers University)

2014-2015         Visiting Assistant Professor - Department of Earth & Environmental Sciences (University of Iowa)

2013-2014         Postdoctoral Research Associate - Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences
                         (University of Notre Dame)

 

Publications

  • S. Mana, P. Ruiz, A. Gutiérrez, 2015. Critical Zone in Tropical Environments. In: “Principles and Dynamics of the Critical Zone”. Elsevier, Earth Science Series, Vol. 19, Chap. 15, 471-494.
  • P.H. Donohue, A. Simonetti, E.C. Koeman, S. Mana, P.C. Burns, 2015. Nuclear forensic applications involving high spatial resolution analysis of Trinitite cross-sections. J. Radioanal. Nucl. Chem., doi: 10.1007/s10967-015-4097-2.
  • S. Mana, T. Furman, B.D. Turrin, M.D. Feigenson, C.C. Swisher III, 2015. Magmatic Activity across the East African North Tanzanian Divergence Zone. J. Geol. Soc. 172, 368-389, doi: 10.1144/jgs2014-072.
  • R.A. Volkert, M.D. Feigenson, S. Mana, L. Bolge, 2015. Late Neoproterozoic mafic dikes, New Jersey Highlands, USA: Implications for their mantle source and nature of the eastern Laurentian rifted margin in the north-central Appalachians. Lithos 212-215, 202-213, doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2014.11.011.
  • S. Mana, T. Furman, M.J. Carr, G.F. Mollel, R.A. Mortlock, M.G. Feigenson, B. Turrin, C.C. Swisher III, 2012. Geochronology and Geochemistry of the Essimingor Volcano: Melting of Metasomatized Lithospheric Mantle Beneath the North Tanzanian Divergence zone (East African Rift). Lithos 155, 310–325, doi: 10.1016/j.lithos.2012.09.009.
  • A. Cicchino, E. Zanella, G. De Astis, R. Lanza, F. Lucchi, C.A. Tranne, G. Airoldi, S. Mana, 2011. Rock magnetism and compositional investigation of Brown Tuffs deposits at Lipari and Vulcano (Aeolian Islands — Italy). JVGR 208, 23-38, doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2011.08.007.

Meetings / Abstracts

  •  S. Mana, A. Simonetti, C. Wallace, E.C. Koeman, P.H. Donohue, P.C. Burns, 2014. Determination of Pu isotope systematics of Trinitite post-detonation material (GSA Vancouver, 33-4).

  •  S. Mana, A. Simonetti, E.C. Koeman, P.H. Donohue, P.C. Burns, 2014. Detailed textural, geochemical, and U-Pb geochronological investigation of detrital zircons within Trinitite post-detonation material (GSA Vancouver, 33-5).

  •  S. Mana, P.C. Burns, 2014. In-situ Raman Spectroscopy of Uranyl Peroxide Cage Clusters During Hydrothermal Reactions (GAC-MAC, talk).

  •  S. Mana, M.J. Carr, B.D. Turrin, C.C. Swisher III, 2013. Multi-stage magma migration across the North Tanzanian Divergence zone. AGU meeting, San Francisco (Talk T13G-04).

  • S. Mana, M.J. Carr, M.D. Feigenson, T. Furman, C.C. Swisher III, 2012. REE variation in alkaline mafic lavas across the Northern Tanzanian Divergence zone, a possible indicator of varying lithospheric thickness. AGU meeting, San Francisco (Talk).
  • B.W. Zimmer, C.M. Liutkus, S.K. Carmichael, B. Richmond, S.M. Hewitt, K.Hatala, W. Harcourt-Smith, A. Gordon, S. Mana, J. Brett, B. Pobiner, D.Green, A. Metallo, V.Rossi, K.J. McGinnis, 2012. A Snapshot in Time: Determining the age, environment, and social structures of early Homo sapiens using trace fossils in volcaniclastic rocks at the Engare Sero footprint site, Lake Natron, Tanzania. GSA Cordilleran Section Meeting.
  • S. Mana, T. Furman, M.J. Carr, G.F. Mollel, M.D. Feigenson, C.C. Swisher III, 2012. Magmatic Evolution of the North Tanzanian Divergence Zone: Evidence from Essimingor Volcano. MRAV (Magmatic Rifting & Active Volcanism meeting), Addis Ababa.
  • B.D.Turrin, C.C.Swisher III, S.Mana, 2011. Pressure dependent Mass Fractionation in Noble Gas Mass Spectrometers: a possible explaination for the excessive dispersion in the EARTHTIME Fish Canyon/Alder Creek Inter-Calibration Experiment. AGU meeting, San Francisco.
  • S. Mana , G.F.Mollel , M.J.Carr , T.Furman, C.C.Swisher III, 2011. Magmatic History and Rift Initiation in the North Tanzanian Divergence Zone, East African Rift System. EGU meeting, Vienna. Abstract EGU2011-558.
  • S. Mana , G.F.Mollel , M.J.Carr , T.Furman, C.C.Swisher III, 2010. Geochemistry and Geochronology of Miocene to Recent Volcanoes of the Northern Tanzanian Divergence Zone, East African Rift System. GeoPrism, RIE Implementation Workshop Santa Fe (New Mexico). Poster presentation.
  • S. Mana, G.F. Mollel, M.D. Feigenson, M.J. Carr, B. Turrin, T. Furman, C.C. Swisher III, 2009. Geochemistry and age of the Essimingor volcano, northern Tanzania (East Africa). AGU meeting, San Francisco. Paper number V13E-2075.

Research Interests

  • Geochronology
  • Geochemistry
  • Tectonics
  • Paleomagnetism

 


 

schaller

Morgan F. Schaller
Research Associate, Lecturer

Rutgers University
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Wright Labs, GSLB 116
610 Taylor Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066 U.S.A.

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Education

  • 2011 Ph.D., Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 2007 M.Sc., Hydrogeology, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
  • 2005 B.S., Biology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY
  • 2005 B.A., Geology, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY

Research Interests

  • Stable isotope geochemistry, sedimentology and stratigraphy, carbon cycle modeling, and their application to ancient atmospheric CO2 and tectonic-scale climate change

Publications

  • Schaller, M.F., Wright, J. D., Kent, D. V., (In Revision), A 33 million-year record of Late Triassic pCO2 reflects fundamental control of the carbon-cycle by changes in continental distribution, Geological Society of America Bulletin.
  • Wright, J. D., and Schaller, M. F., (2013) Evidence for a rapid release of carbon at the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum, Proceedings of the National Academy Of Sciences v.110, p. 15908-15913.
  • Kampman, N., Maskell, A., Chapman, H., Bickle, M., Evans, J., Schaller, M.F., Purser, G., Zhou, Z., Dubacq, B., Wigley, M., Assayag, N., Rochelle, C., Ballentine, C., Busch, A., (2013,) Drilling and sampling a natural CO2 reservoir: Implications for fluid flow and CO2-fluid-rock reactions during CO2 migration through the overburden. Chemical Geology,
  • Kampman, N., Maskell, A., Bickle, M., Schaller, M.F., Evans, J., Busch, A., (2013), Drilling and sampling of a natural CO2 reservoir: Green River, Utah.  Scientific Drilling. V. 16, 33-4.
  • Schaller, M.F., Wright, J. D., Kent, D. V., (2011), Atmospheric pCO2 perturbations associated with the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province, Science, 331, 1404. PDF
  • Schaller, M.F., Wright, J.D., Kent, D.V., (2011) Response to Comment on "Atmospheric pCO2 Perturbations Associated with the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province": Science, v. 334, no. 6056, p. 594. PDF
  • Schaller, M. F., Wright, J. D., Kent, D. V., and Olsen, P. E., (2012), Rapid emplacement of the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province as a net sink for CO2: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 323-324, 27-39. PDF
  • Schaller, M. F., and Fan, Y. (2009), River basins as groundwater exporters and importers: Implications for water cycle and climate modeling, Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 114, D04103, doi:10.1029/2008JD010636. PDF

Grants and Scholarships

  • NSF Earth Sciences Division: Stable Isotopic Evidence of the pCO2 Response to the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province. Award 0958867, 4/1/2010 – 4/1/2012, $183,453
    Note: this grant was made based on submission of my dissertation proposal; co-PI status was not available to graduate students
  •  NSF Earth Sciences Division: Generating a continuous record of Late Triassic pCO2 from cores recovered by the Colorado Plateau Coring Project through the Petrified Forest section. Pending, submitted 7/18/2013, $267,054 requested, PI
  • NSF Earth Sciences Division: Testing the Fast Release Hypothesis for the Paleocene Eocene Thermal Maximum Carbon Isotope Excursion. Pending, submitted 10/31/2013, $457,000 requested, Co-PI
  • Geochemical Society Conference Travel Support; 2011
  • Rutgers University Graduate School of New Brunswick Special Studies Award; 2010
  • Student Research Grant, Geological Society of America; 2006, 2009
  • SEPM, Society for Sedimentary Geology, Student Research Grant; 2009
  • Undergraduate Research Grant, Binghamton University; 2002, 2003
  • Lagrange Rotary Scholarship, Lagrangeville, NY; 2000
  • Housatonic Audubon Society's "Promising Young Scholar" award; 2000, 2001
  • Benjamin Boice Memorial Scholarship; 2000

Published Abstracts and Presentations

  • Whiteside, J.H., Sepulveda, J., Schaller, M.F., Summons, R.E., and IODP 342 Scientists (2013), Environmental factors affecting TEX86 sea surface temperatures across the Cenomanian/Turonian ocean anoxic event. International Meeting on Organic Geochemistry
  • Schaller, M.F., and Wright, J.D., (2012) Outpacing the Anthropocene: New constraints on the rate of carbon release at the Paleocene Eocene Thermal Maximum. , Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., AbstractPP22B-06
  • Schaller, M.F., Wright, J.D., Kent, D.V., A 33 million-year record of Late Triassic pCO2 shows control of the carbon-cycle by changes in continental distribution. Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., AbstractPP33D-04
  • Olsen, P. E., Schaller, M.F., et al. (2012), Was it the CO2 or the sulfur that did it? The mechanism of mass extinction of continental vertebrates at the end-Triassic extinction. European Geophysical Union, Abstract 13755, SSP4.6
  • Schaller, M. F., Wright, J. D., Kent, D. V. (2011), Major CO2 source and sink perturbations of the global carbon cycle due to rapid emplacement of Continental Flood Basalts, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract V54A-07.
  • Schaller, M. F., Wright, J. D., Kent, D. V. (2011), Are Large Igneous Provinces net-sinks for CO2? Goldshmidt, 2011.
  • Schaller, M. F., Wright, J. D., Kent, D. V. (2010), Paleosol-derived estimates of atmospheric pCO2 perturbations associated with the ~201.5 Ma Central Atlantic Magmatic Province, Eos Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract B51F-0411
  • Schaller, M. F., and Fan, Y (2007), Is Regional Groundwater Flow a Significant Component of the Water Budget in a River Basin? Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H33C-1451
  • Fan, Y., Miguez-Macho, G., Schaller, M. F. (2007), The Role of the Groundwater Reservoir in the Global Water Cycle, Eos Trans. AGU, 88(52), Fall Meet. Suppl., Abstract H24D-03

Honors and Awards

  • Graduate School of New Brunswick Deans Award for Excellence in Research, Rutgers, 2011
  • Richard K. Olsson Award for Excellence in Research, Rutgers Earth and Planetary Sciences, 2010
  • Outstanding Student Paper Award, AGU Fall Meeting, 2007
  • Distinguished Independent Research in Geology, Binghamton University, 2005
  • Ralph Digman Award for Excellence in Geology, Binghamton University, 2005
  • Deans List, Harpur College, Binghamton University, Fall 2002 – Spring 2005

Appointments

  • 2013 –              Research Associate, Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University
  • 2012 – 2013      Research Associate, Geological Sciences, Brown University
  • 2012                 Laboratory Associate, Geology and Geophysics, Yale University
  • 2012                 Research Scientist, Geology, Utah State University
  • 2012 –              Lecturer, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University
  • 2011 – 2012      Post-Doctoral Associate; Earth and Planetary Sciences, Rutgers University

 

 

Invited Talks and Guest Lectures

  • Schaller, M.F., Estimating ancient atmospheric CO2 concentrations (Invited). Lamont Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University (Aug. 2013)
  • Schaller, M. F., Outpacing the Anthropocene: New constraints on the rate of carbon release at the Paleocene Eocene Thermal Maximum.(invited) Binghamton University (Feb. 2013)
  • Schaller, M. F., Equilibrium drivers of the long-term carbon cycle. University of Notre Dame, (Feb. 2013).
  • Schaller, M. F., Wright, J. D., Kent, D. V. (2012), Atmospheric CO2 response to the rapid eruption of the Central Atlantic Magmatic Province, GSA Northeast, Abstract 200623 (invited)
  • Schaller, M.F., What's driving the long-term carbon cycle?  Lessons from the Late Triassic and the rapidly erupted Central Atlantic Magmatic Province, (invited) Utah State University, (June 2012); Binghamton University (Oct. 2012); University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign (Nov. 2012), University of Notre Dame, (Feb. 2013).
  • Schaller, M.F., Are Large Igneous Provinces net-sinks for CO2? Brown University, July 2011

 

 

Donald Monteverde
Research Associate
Part-Time Lecturer

Rutgers University
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Room 236

Wright Rieman Laboratory
610 Taylor Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066 U.S.A.

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Education

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, Geological Sciences, Ph.D
Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA, Geological Sciences, BS, MS

Courses

Geology 101 - Introductory Geology
Geology 100 - Planet Earth

Research Interests

Sequence stratigraphy of continental margins
Regional geologic relationships of New Jersey

Publications

Uptegrove, J., Monteverde, D.H., Whitesell, L.A., Stanford, S.D., Waldner, J.S., 2015, High-resolution seismic tracing of the transgression across the coastal interface, Brigantine, New Jersey, Geophysics, v.80, No.3, p.Wb43-WB63, doi:10.1190/GEO2014-0101.1

 

Basile, C., and Monteverde, D., 2014, Bedding attitudes as a sequence stratigraphy proxy: a case study from borehole images, Hole M28, IODP Leg 313, Geosphere, v.10, p. 207-220, doi:10.1130/GES00856.1

 

Lofi, J., Inwood, J., Proust, J.N., Monteverde, D., Loggia, D., Basile, C., Otsuka, H., Hayashi, T., Stadler, S., Mottl, M.J., Fehr, A., and Pezard, P.A., 2013, Fresh-water and salt-water distribution in passive margin sediments: insights from Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Expedition 313 on the New Jersey margin, Geosphere, v. 9, p. 1009-1024, doi:10.1130/GES00855.1

Miller, K.G., Browning, J.V., Mountain, G.S., Bassetti, M.A., Monteverde, D., Katz, M.E., Inwood, J., Lofi, J., and Proust, J.-N., 2013, Sequence boundaries are impedance contrasts: Core-seismic-log integration of Oligocene-Miocene sequences, New Jersey shallow shelf: Geosphere, v. 9, p. 1257-1285, doi:10.1130/GES00858.1

Miller, K.G., Mountain, G.S., Browning, J.V., Katz, M.E., Monteverde, D.H., Sugarman, P.J., Ando, H., Bassetti, M.A., Bjerrum, C.J., Hodgson, D., Hesselbo, S., Karakaya, S., Proust, J.-N., Rabineau, M., 2013, Testing sequence stratigraphic models by drilling Miocene foresets on the New Jersey shallow shelf: Geosphere, v. 9, p. 1236-1256, doi: 10.1130/GES00884.1

Katz, M.E., Browning, J.V., Miller, K.G., Monteverde, D.H., Mountain, G.S., Williams, R.H., 2013, Sequence stratigraphic interpretations from benthic foraminifera: Insights on New Jersey shelf architecture, IODP Expedition 313: Geosphere, v. 9, doi: 10.1130/GES00872.1.


Miller, K.G., Sugarman, P.J., Browning, J.V., Sheridan, R.E., Kulhanek, D.K., Monteverde, D., Wehmiller, J.F., Lombardi, C., and Feigenson, M.D., 2012, Pleistocene sequence stratigraphy of the shallow continental shelf, offshore New Jersey: Constraints of Integrated Ocean Drilling Program Leg 313 core holes: Geosphere, v. 9, p. 1-22.


Uptegrove, Jane, Waldner, J.S., Stanford, S.D., Monteverde, D.H., Sheridan, R.E., and Hall, D.W., 2012, Geology of the New Jersey Offshore in the Vicinity of Barnegat Inlet and Long Beach Island, Geologic Map Series GMS 12-3, scale 1 to 80,000


Volkert, R.A., and Monteverde, D.H., 2012, Bedrock geologic map of the Bernardsville quadrangle, Somerset and Morris counties, New Jersey: New Jersey Geological Survey, Geological Map Series, GMS 12-2 , scale 1:24,000.


Monteverde, D.H., 2011, Bedrock Geologic Map of the Yonkers and Nyack Quadrangles, Bergen County, New Jersey, New Jersey Geological Survey Geologic Map Series, GMS 11-1, scale 1:24,000


Volkert, R.A., Monteverde, D.H., Friehauf, K.C., Gates, A.E, Dalton, R.F., and Smith, R.C., II, 2010, Geochemistry and origin of Neoproterozoic ironstone deposits in the New Jersey Highlands and implications for the eastern Laurentian rifted margin in the north-central Appalachians, USA, in Tollo, R.P., Bartholomew, M.J., Hibbard, J.P., and Karabinos, P.M., eds., From Rodinia to Pangea: The lithotectonic record of the Appalachian Region: Geological Society of America Memoir 206, p. 283-306, doi:m10.1130/2010/1206(13)


Sugarman, P.J. and Monteverde, D.H., 2008, Correlation of deep aquifers using coreholes and geophysical logs in parts of Cumberland, Salem, Gloucester, and Camden counties, New Jersey, New Jersey Geological Survey, Geologic Map Series, GMS 08-1.


Monteverde, D.H., Mountain, G.S., Miller, K.G., 2008, Early Miocene sequence development across the New Jersey margin, Basin Research, v.20, p.249-267 doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2117.2008.00351.x


Mountain, G.S., Burger, R.L., Delius, H., Fulthorpe, C.S., Austin, J.A., Goldberg, D.S., Steckler, M.S., McHugh, C.M., Miller, K.G., Monteverde, D.H., Orange, D.L. and Pratson, L.F., 2007, The long-term stratigraphic record on continental margins, continental-margin sedimentation: from sediment transport to sequence stratigraphy, Nittrouer, C.A., Austin, J.A., Jr., Field, M.E., Kravitz, J.H., Syvitski, J.P.M., Wiberg, P.L., eds., IAS Special Publication 37, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, p.381-458.


Browning, J.V. Miller, K.G, McLaughlin, P.P., Kominz, M.A., Sugarman, P.J., Monteverde, D., Feigenson, M.D., and Hernandez, J.C., 2006, Quantification of the effects of eustasy, subsidence, and sediment supply on Miocene sequences, U.S. Mid-Atlantic Margin, GSA Bull.,.v.v.118p.567-588. doi: 10.1130/B25551.1


Sugarman, P.J., Miller, K.G., Browning, J.V., Kulpecz, A.A., and McLaughlin, P.P., Monteverde, D.H., 2005, Hydrostratigraphy of the New Jersey Coastal Plain: Sequences and Facies Predict Continuity of Aquifers and Confining Units, Stratigraphy, v.2, p.259-275.


Monteverde, D.H., and Volkert, R.A., 2005, Bedrock Geologic Map of the Chatham Quadrangle, Morris, Somerset and Union Counties, New Jersey, New Jersey Geological Survey, Geologic Map Series GMS 04-2, scale: 1 to 24,000


Monteverde, D.H., Stanford, S.D., and Volkert, R.A., 2003, Geologic Map of the Raritan Quadrangle, Hunterdon and Somerset Counties, New Jersey, New Jersey Geological Survey, Geologic Map Series GMS 03-2 scale: 1 to 24,000


Monteverde, D.H., Miller, K.G., Mountain, G.S., 2000, Correlation of offshore seismic profiles with onshore New Jersey Miocene sections Sedimentary Geology, 134, 111-127.

sugarman

Peter Sugarman
Research Associate
Part-Time Lecturer

Rutgers University
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Room 236 Wright Geological Laboratory
610 Taylor Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066 U.S.A.

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Pete examining Expedition 313 cores in Bremen, Germany  

Education

  • 1994 Ph.D. Rutgers University, Department of Geology. Thesis: Strontium isotope and sequence stratigraphy of the uppermost Campanian-Maestrichtian and Miocene, New Jersey. Kenneth G. Miller, advisor.
  • 1981 M.S. University of Delaware, Department of Geology. Thesis: The geological interpretation of gravity anomalies in the vicinity of Raritan Bay, New Jersey and New York. Allan M. Thompson, advisor.
  • 1977 B.A., University of Rochester, Department of Geology.

Courses

  • Undergraduate: Environmental Geology, Planet Earth

Research Interests

  • Stratigraphy of the Atlantic Coastal Plain: integration of facies, isotopic, and biostratigraphic data.
  • Sequence stratigraphy of passive margins.
  • Hydrogeology of the New Jersey Coastal Plain.
  • Cretaceous stratigraphy

Publications

  • Sugarman, P. J., McCartan, L., Miller, K. G., Feigenson, M. D., Pekar, S. F., Kistler, R. W., Robinson, A. G., Strontium-isotopic correlation of Oligocene to Miocene sequences, New Jersey and Florida, Proc. ODP, Sci. Results, 150X: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling program), 147-159, 1997.
  • Miller, K.G., Sugarman, P.J., Browning, J.V., Olsson, R.K., Pekar, S.F., Reilly, T.R., Cramer, B.S., Aubry, M-.P., Lawrence, R.P., Curran, J., Stewart, M., Metzger, J.M., Uptegrove, J., Bukry, D., Burckle, L.H., Wright, J.D., Feigenson, M.D., Brenner, G.J., Dalton, R.F., Bass River Site. In Miller, K.G., Sugarman, P.J., Browning, J.V., et. al., ODP, Init. Repts., 174AX: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), p. 5-43, 1998.
  • Miller, K.G., Mountain, G.S., Browning, J.V., Kominz, M., Sugarman, P.J., Christie-Blick, N., Katz, M. E., and Wright, J.D., Cenozoic global sea level, sequences, and the New Jersey Transect: Results from coastal plain and continental slope drilling: Review of Geophysics, v. 36, p. 569-601, 1998.
  • Miller, K.G., Barrera, E., Olsson, R.K., Sugarman, P.J., and Savin, S.M., Does ice drive early Maastrichtian eustasy? Global d18O and New Jersey sequences, Geology, 1998.
  • Sugarman, P. J., Miller, K.G., Olsson, R.K., Browning, J.V., Wright, J.D., De Romero, L., White, T. S., Muller, F.L., and Uptegrove, J., The Cenomanian/Turonian Carbon Burial Event, Bass River, NJ: Geochemical, Paleoecological, and Sea-Level Changes. Journal of Foraminiferal Research Special Publication, October, 1999
  • Sugarman, P. J., Miller, K. G., Bukry, David, and Feigenson, M. D., Uppermost Campanian-Maestrichtian strontium isotopic, biostratigraphic, and sequence stratigraphic framework of the New Jersey Coastal Plain: Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 107, p. 19-37, 1995.
  • Sugarman, P. J., Miller, K. G., Owens, J. P., and Feigenson, M. D., 1993, Strontium isotope and sequence stratigraphy of the Kirkwood Formation, southern New Jersey, Geological Society of America Bulletin, v. 105, p. 423 - 436.

Fara Lindsay
Post-doc

Rutgers University
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
WL-348 Wright Geological Laboratory
610 Taylor Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854-8066 U.S.A.

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Education

  • 2009: Ph.D in Geochemistry, Rutgers University
  • 2000: B.S./B.A. with high honors in Geology/Chemistry, Rutgers University

Courses

  • Mineralogy/Petrology Lab Instructor
  • Intoductory Geology Lab Instructor

Research Interests

  • sland-arc and isotope geochemistry · Volcanism · Subduction zone dynamics · Petrology · Mineralogy

Publications

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Peer Reviewed

  • Henderson, G.M., Lindsay, F.N. & Slowey, N.C., Variation in bioturbation with water
    depth on marine slopes: a study on the Little Bahamas Bank, Marine Geology, 160:105-
    118, 1999.
  • Carr, M.J., Saginor, I., Alvarado, G.E., Bolge, L.L, Lindsay, F.N, Turrin, B., Feigenson, M.D. and Swisher III, C.C., Element fluxes from the Volcanic Front of Nicaragua and Costa Rica, In Review
  • Lindsay, F.N. & Carr, M.J., Occurrence of slab signature minimum in lavas of Isla de Ometepe, Nicaragua: evidence from Concepcion and Maderas volcanoes, In Preparation

    Abstracts and Invited Posters

  • Lindsay, F.N., Bolge, L.L., Carr, M.J. & Feigenson, M.D., Geochemistry of Concepcion and Maderas Volcanoes, Nicaragua, Central America, AGU Fall Meeting, 2004.
  • Lindsay, F.N., Carr, M.J. & Feigenson, M.D., Mantle Xenoliths of Cerro Mercedes, Costa Rica, Central America, AGU Fall Meeting, 2003.
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