Students

CURRENT STUDENTS (7 PhD, 3 MSc)

 

PhD Students

DAVEY, Sarah
PhD (in progress):  Reconstructing supercraton Superia: Comparative analysis of ca. 2.7 Ga greenstone belts and metallogenic provinces in formerly adjacent pieces of Canada and Finland/Russia (Department of Earth Sciences, co-supervised with Nadine WITTING, and Brian COUSENS; plus Wouter BLEEKER (GSC) on advisory committee)

KASTEK, Nico
PhD (in progress):  Geochronology and geochemistry of Cape Smith belt magmatism, and comparison with coeval mafic magmatism in northern Labrador Trough and the Nain province  (initially with Memorial University, Newfoundland;  co-supervised with Paul SYLVESTER; now (since Sept 2014) at Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Brian COUSENS)

KINGSBURY, Cole
 PhD (in progress):  Geochronology and Geochemistry of the High Arctic LIP (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Brian COUSENS; plus Marie-Claude WILLIAMSON (GSC), Jeff HARRIS (GSC) and Steve BERGMAN (Shell) on advisory committee)

ROGERS, Chris
PhD (in progress):  Geochemical characterization of 1470 Ma LIP nodes of Laurentia (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Brian COUSENS)

XIA, Ying
PhD (in progress):  The c. 130 Ma Comei LIP of Tibet China University of Geosciences, Beijing (co supervised with Di-Cheng ZHU);  visiting scholar at Carleton U. from Oct 2014 to November 2015

ES SAHRAOUI, Halima
PhD (in progress):  Central Iapetus Magmatic Province, Morocco (Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakech, Morocco; co-supervised with Nasrrddine YOUBI)

EL JANATI, M'Hamed
PhD (in progress):  Precambrian dolerite dyke swarms of Anti Atlas Morocco (Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakech, Morocco; co-supervised with Nasrrddine YOUBI)

MSc Students

BETHELL, Erin
MSc (being upgraded to PhD):  Evaluation of circumferential graben-fissure systems on Venus and their links with Corona (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co; supervised with Claire SAMSON)

GRAFF, Jamie R.
MSc (in progress): A tectono-magmatic history of a 1500 km-lon section of the Parga Chasma rift system, Venus. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON).

LIIKANE, Dusty
MSc (in progress):  Characterization of the mafic/ultramafic suite of southern Baffin Island and assessment of its ore potential. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; supervisory committee includes Marc ST-ONGE, Bruce KJAARSGARD, & Nicole RAYNER (all GSC) 

COMPLETED STUDENTS (6 PhD, 14 BScH, 1 DSRI)


PhD Students (completed)

NILSSON, Mimmi
PhD (completed 2016):  New constraints on paleoreconstructions through geochronology of mafic dyke swarms in North Atlantic Craton (Lund University, Sweden; co-supervised with Ulf SÖDERLUND)

EL BAHAT, Abdelhakim
PhD (completed 2014):  Geochronology and geochemistry of dykes, Anti Atlas Inliers, Morocco(Department of Geology, Ibnou Zohr University, Agadir, Morocco; co-supervised with Moha IKENNE & Nasrrddine YOUBI)

KOUYATÉ, Djiky
PhD (completed 2014):  Geochronology and geochemistry of dykes, Anti Atlas Inliers, Morocco (Cadi Ayyad University, Marrakech, Morocco; co-supervised with Nasrrddine YOUBI)

OLSSON, Johan
PhD (completed 2012):  Precise U-Pb dating of Major Dyke Swarms in Southern Africa. (Lund University, Sweden; co-supervised with Ulf SÖDERLUND)

MINIFIE, Matthew
PhD (completed 2012):  1880 Ma Large Igneous Province of the Superior craton. (Cardiff University, UK; co-supervised with Andrew KERR)

CIBOROWSKI, Jake
PhD (completed 2013):  2.5-2.45 Ga LIPs of Superior, Karelian and Wyoming cratons (Cardiff University, UK; co-supervised with Andrew KERR)-

MSc Students (completed)

Blanchard, Jennifer
MSc (completed 2015): Geophysical investigation of plume centre regions to identify and characterize associated layered intrusions (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON)

LU, Wenzhe
MSc (completed Dec 2014):  Mapping of circumferential graben-fissure systems on Venus.  (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON)

MACKINDER, Alana (now PODLESNY)
MSc (completed 2014):  Geochemical characterization of the 780 Ma Gunbarrel LIP (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Brian COUSENS)-

CEDERBERG, Julia
MSc (completed 2013):  U-Pb geochronology of dyke swarms of the São Francisco craton (Lund University, co-supervised with Ulf SÖDERLUND & Elson OLIVEIRA)

DAVEY, Sarah
MSc (completed 2013):  Mapping radiating graben-fissure systems and pit crater chains on Venus. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON)

SILVEIRA, Eduardo
MSc (completed 2011):  U-Pb baddeleyite dating of dyke swarms in the São Francisco craton. (Lund University, Sweden; co-supervised with Ulf SÖDERLUND & Elson OLIVEIRA)

STUDD, Duncan
MSc (completed 2010):  Radiating graben-fissure systems in Ulfrun Regio, Venus. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON)

NILSSON, Mimmi
MSc (completed 2009):  U-Pb baddeleyite dating to define magmatic barcode for North Atlantic Craton in Greenland.  (Lund University, Sweden; co-supervised with Ulf SÖDERLUND)

BARNES, Jason
MSc (completed 2006):  AMS data on the Holyoke flow of Connecticut. M.Sc. thesis. (Wesleyan University; co-supervised with Jelle DE BOER)

SMITH, Darren
MSc (completed 2005):  Non-destructive characterization of stony meteorites. Department of Earth Sciences.  (Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON)

BScH Students (completed)

KIRUPAKARAN, Luxshni
BScH (completed April 2015):  Pit chains associated with giant radiating dyke swarms of Yunya-Mana Mons and Perchta Corona, Venus. (Department of Geography and Environment, Carleton University)

OLIVER, Peter
BScH (completed April 2015):  Magnetic susceptibility measurements and the frequency dependence of magnetic susceptibility for stony meteorites. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co; supervised with Claire SAMSON)

BETHELL, Erin
BScH (completed April 2015):  Mantle plume centers on Venus based on the global distribution of graben fissure systems (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co; supervised with Claire SAMSON)

GRAFF, Jamie R.
BScH (completed 2014):  Mapping and analysis of the tectono-magmatic features along the Hecate Chasma rift system, Venus. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON).

SAWFORD, William C.
BScH (completed 2014):  Mapping pit crater chains in the Bell Regio quadrangle on Venus. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON).

DRYSDALE, Ronan, M.
BScH (completed 2014):  A petrographic, geochemical and geothermobarometic study of the Shabogamo gabbros, near Gabbro Lake southwest of Churchill Falls, Labrador, Canada.  (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University).

LEUNG, Alexandria
BScH (completed 2013):  Mapping graben-fissure systems on Venus (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON).

MCCELLAND, Steven
BScH (completed 2013):  Geochemistry of 1750 Ma intraplate magmatic event in Siberia. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Brian COUSENS)

GUPTA, Vishal
BScH (completed 2007):  Venusian canali : geological and topographic relationships. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON)

STUDD, Duncan
BScH (completed 2006):  Mapping of the canali of the Nsomeka Planitia and eastern Aino Planitia on Venus.  (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Claire SAMSON)

SMITH, Darren L.  
BScH (completed 2003):  Magnetic susceptibility of stony meteorites from the National Collection of Canada. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with Keith BELL & Richard HERD)

TAYLOR, C.L.  
BScH (completed 2002):   Mapping of the graben systems in the Beta Regio region of Venus. (University  of Ottawa; co-supervised with A.D. FOWLER)

HARRIS, Brett
BScH (completed 2001):  Detailed mapping of fracture/fissure/graben systems in southern Sedna Planitia/ northern West Eistla Regio, Venus: identification and interpretation of giant radiating dyke swarms and associated volcanic centres. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with B. COUSENS)

HOLMES, K.  
BScH (completed 2000):   Magnetic fabric study from the Mafika Lisiu and Oxbow Passes, Lesotho, Africa. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with B. COUSENS)

DSRI (Dean's Summer Research Internship) (completed)

PATTERSON, Calder 
DSRI (summer 2015):  The Formation of Pit Crater Chains in Radiating Graben-Fissure Systems. (Department of Earth Sciences, Carleton University; co-supervised with C. SAMSON)


Last Updated July 18, 2016