Dorsey Wanless Students
Current Graduate Students
Darin Schwartz (PhD)
Project 1: Growth and demise of Galapagos seamounts
Project 2: Volatile, major, and trace element contents in melt inclusions from Coaxial Segment, Juan de Fuca Ridge
Schwartz, D., Wanless, V.D., Berg, R., Jones, M., Fornari, D., Soule, S.A., Lytle, M., and Carey, S., Petrogenesis of Alkalic Seamounts in the Galápagos Islands, Deep Sea Research II, in press (2017).
Sylvana Bendana (PhD)
Project 1: Melting systematics along the “Popping Rock” segment of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge
Molly Anderson (MS)
Project: Petrogenesis of lavas erupted along the 8°20’N seamount chain, East Pacific Rise
Current Undergraduate Students
Project: Composition of Villarrica volcano cinder cones
Engstrom, Jordan, “Petrogenesis of Cinder Cones on Villarrica Volcano, Southern Chile” (2017). 2017 Undergraduate Research and Scholarship Conference.
Past Undergraduate Students
Val Strasser (Undergraduate – graduated fall 2017)
Project: Volatile, major and trace element content of Gorda Ridge melt inclusions
V. Strasser, V. D. Wanless, D. Clague (2016), Depths of crystallization along the Gorda Ridge based on olivine-hosted melt inclusion compositions, American Geophysical Union, Fall Meeting Supplemental Abstract, V53B-3086.
Strasser, Valerie, “Depths of Crystallization Along the Gorda Ridge Based on Olivine-hosted Melt Inclusion Compositions” (2017). 2017 Undergraduate Research and Scholarship Conference. http://scholarworks.boisestate.edu/as_17/12
Molly Anderson (Undergraduate – graduated fall 2016)
Project: Large deep water lava flows in the Galapagos
Anderson, M., (2016) Origin for deep marine lava flows along the western flanks of the Galapagos; Boise State Undergraduate Research Conference. http://scholarworks.boisestate.edu/as_16/73/
Anderson. M. ; V. D Wanless; D. Fornari; S. A. Soule; M. Jones (2016) Origin of deep lava flows at the base of the Galápagos Platform; American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting Supplement, V53A-3079.
Rebecca Berg (Undergraduate – graduated spring 2016)
Project: Twin seamounts off the coast of Santiago Island
Berg, R., (2016) Analyses of Twin Seamounts and Their Correlation to Proximal Lavas; Boise State Undergraduate Research Conference. http://scholarworks.boisestate.edu/as_16/72/
Andrea Duran (Undergraduate – graduated spring 2015)
Project: Mid-Cayman Rise Basalts