This collection also includes master's theses produced by Geography majors between 1931-1955.


Events from 2018


An Exploration of Native Alaskan Cultural Heritage through Technology, Ethnography, and Oral History, Val Masters

Events from 2017

Experimental Biomechanics on Trinucleid Fringe Pits (trilobita), Kirk Pearson

Events from 2016

Quantifying Land Use and Erosion in Southwest China, Megan Curiel and Zanna Doak

Analyzing Geomorphic Impact of Early Agriculture on the Tibetan Plateau, Dominic Fiallo

Geologic Mapping of Putative Paleolake Deposits in a Coprates Catena, Mars, Joe Martin

Viewing the Underground with Ground Penetrating Radar, Ashley Ratigan

Pliocine Diatom Abundance as Proxy for Temperature in Weddell Sea: ODP Site 697, Elena Robakiewicz

Effects of Grain Size, Mineralogy, and Acid-Extractable Grain Coatings on the Distribution of Fallout Radionuclides in River Sediment, Adrian Singleton

Events from 2014

Response of Herbivorous Fish Communities to a New Resource: Insight into Macroalgal Phase Shifts on Coral Reefs, Christopher Pickens

Events from 2013

An Archaeometric Study of Black Gloss Ceramics from Monte Pallano, Abruzzo, Akemi Berry

Using Short-Lived Radionuclides to Explore the Effects of Agricultural Drainage Tiles on Erosion Depth in the Vermilion Watershed, Ohio, Jennifer Bower

Groundwater Storage in Western China and Eastern Tibet Observed from Precipitation-Discharge Hysteresis, Alden Gilliom

Remote Sensing Gypsum in the Chihuahuan Desert, Arianna Goodman

Palynology and Megafaunal Extinction in Southern Westchester County, NY, Alexander L. Yorke

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

Magnetic Properties of the Bishop Ash in the San Andreas Fault Borderlands, Becky Strauss

Theses/Dissertations from 2006

Petrographic Investigation of the Anomalous Age of a Precambrian Tuff in the Nauga Formation of South Africa, Maxwell Rudolph

Theses/Dissertations from 2003

Strontium Variations in a Speleothem from Crevice Cave, Missouri: Potential for High Resolution Paleoclimate Reconstruction, Jessica Oster

Theses/Dissertations from 2002

Textural Characterization of Microlites in Rhyolitic Obsidian: Implications for Crystallization, Eruptive Time Scales, and Degassing in the Inyo Volcanic Chain, Eastern California, Celestine N. Mercer

Two Upper Cretaceous Flysch Sequences in the Caribbean Mountains of Venezuela and Their Relationship to Caribbean Tectonics, Stephen A. Meyer

Impact Spherules From Western Australia: A Textural Analysis of Really Old Tiny Rocks, Dawn C.S. Ruth

The Role of Biological Processes in Modem Microbialite Morphogenesis: A Field and Experimental Approach to the Stromatolitic/Thrombolitic Subtidal Mounds near Lee Stocking Island, Bahamas, Rebekah N. Shepard

Theses/Dissertations from 2000

Deformational Styles of Transpression: Three Areas Along the Southern San Andreas Fault, Luke Jensen

The Microstratigraphy of the Meadville Member of Lodi, Northeastern Ohio: A Lithofacies Analysis, Andrew S. Madof

Theses/Dissertations from 1999

Bridger Formation Sandstones Used as an Indication of Tectonics in the Green River Basin and Western Wyoming, Lisa S. Novins

A Comparative Study of Microstructures and Rheology From Two Thrust Fault Settings, Matthew Strine

Olivine Petrofabric Analysis from the Leka Ophiolite Complex, Sarah J. Titus

Theses/Dissertations from 1998

The Petrography of the Buck Creek Dunite Body, Clay County, NC: Implications about its Origin and Emplacement, Trista L. Thornberry

Theses/Dissertations from 1996

Petrography and Sedimentology of the Nauga Tuffs, Campbellrand Subgroup, Griqualand West, South Africa: Implications for Magma Composition, Volcanism, Depositional Mechanisms and Setting, Darian Davies

Paleoenvironmental Interpretation of the Messinian Kalavasos Formation, Kato Moni, Cyprus, Allison L. Dunn

Theses/Dissertations from 1995

Taphonomy of Holocene and Pliocene Molluscan Assemblages in Bahia Concepcion and the Loreto Basin, Baja California Sur, Mexico, Christina Empedocles

Molluscan Assemblages of Bahia Concepcion: Holocene Analogs to Pliocene Marine Rift Basin Faunas of Baja California, Mexico, Chris Gustafson

Modern Marine Sediments of Bahia Concepcion: Patterns, Processes, and Potential Analogues to Neogene Rift Basin Deposits of Baja California, Timothy William Reardon

Theses/Dissertations from 1993

Using Fourier Transform Analysis to Extract Information From the Shapes of Folded Layers, Tom Billiard

Shell Concentrations and Their Genesis: Case Studies in the Middle Devonian of Ohio and the Lower Pliocene of Baja California Sur, John Warren Williams

Theses/Dissertations from 1991

Cataclasite Formation Along the McConnell Thurst and Its Implications to Deformation, Susan E. Van Gundy

Theses/Dissertations from 1989

Paleoenvironmental History of the Middle Ordovician Rugosa of Eastern North America, Gretchen Hampt Andreasen

Theses/Dissertations from 1988

The Petrogenesis of the Red Hill Alkaline Igneous Complex, New Hampshire, USA, Seth Charles Moran

Theses/Dissertations from 1985

Bay of Islands Ophiolite Complex Western Newfoundland, Brian McAninch

Theses/Dissertations from 1975

The Geochemistry and Origin of Volcanic Features in the Quezaltenango Area, John R. Easter

Geological Reconnaissance of the Lake Atitlan Area, Glen T. Penfield

Theses/Dissertations from 1974

The Origin of Granites, Barbara Eisenstein

Theses/Dissertations from 1968

A Two-Part Research Report Submitted as Part of the Requirements For Departmental Honors in Geology, David Walker

Theses/Dissertations from 1963

A Paleontological Study of the Gunflint Microfossil Assemblage, J. William Schopf

Theses/Dissertations from 1955

The Shiner, and Its Use As a Source of Income in Worcester, and Southeastern Worcester County, Massachusetts, Robert Williams Spayne

Theses/Dissertations from 1951

The Main Trade Ports on the Coasts of the Indian Ocean, Anton Luger

An Analysis of the Effect of the Army Engineer Program on the Economic Geography of the Ohio Valley, Zita Anne Mueller

Theses/Dissertations from 1948

Geographic Interpretation of Land Use in Lorain County, Ohio, George M. Howe

A Phase of the Upper Devonian of Western Highland County, Virginia, Helen F. Pulver

Theses/Dissertations from 1946

Achievement of College Students in a Test on States, Lois Elaine Coulson

A Textural Analysis of the Bedford Shale of Lorain County, Ohio, Troy James Laswell

Theses/Dissertations from 1942

The Industrial Development of the Lake Plain of Ohio for the Nineteenth Century, Marylouise George

Theses/Dissertations from 1937

Temperature Influences of Lake Erie, Robert W. Schloemer

Theses/Dissertations from 1936

Amherst Township, A Regional Study, Ruth C. Rockwood

Theses/Dissertations from 1931

Geology and Acid Intrusions of Marlboro Township, Vermont, Stanley Gordon Elder

The Geography of Marlboro Town, Vermont, Ethel A. Frank

The Geology and Petrography of a Portion of Marlboro and Brattleboro Townships, Windham County, Vermont, Elizabeth Putnam Richards

Theses/Dissertations from 1924

The Physiographic History of Five River Valleys in Northern Ohio, Milton M. Champion