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Student Research Projects

Independent study is integral to the learning experience. Copies are on file in the department.

2013-14
  • Callie Maron '14
    Advisor: Rob Sternberg
    A detailed magnetic study at the Schaefferstown, PA, historical site:  In search of a brick kiln

  • Ryan Samuels '14
    Advisor: Andy de Wet
    Channel and tube flow features associated with the Twin Craters Flow, Zuni-Bandera Volcanic Field, 
     
2012-13
  • Steve Clipman '13
    Advisor: Candace Grand Pre
    The social and environmental implications of tourism: A comprehensive study on sustainable growth in the Galapagos Islands

  • Julia Fiala '13
    Advisor: Candace Grand Pre
    Tracing the history of sea-­level science: A comparative study of the scientific, political, and historical perspectives on sea-­level studies of the United Kingdom and the United States [honors]  

  • Amalia Handler '13
    Advisor: Sarah Dawson
    Red fox (Vulpes vulpes) explotation of anthropogenic food sources along an urbanization gradient using stable isotope analysis [honors] 

  • Devin Hunter '13
    Adviser: Andy de Wet
    Olympica Fossae - Mars
  • Theresa O'Reilly '13
    Advisor: Carol de Wet
    Sedimentary and Geochemical Paleoenvironmental Analysis of Bed II, Olduvai Gorge, Tanzania
  • Mollie Reynolds '13
    Advisor: Chris Williams  
    Climate, plant and insect interactions in an ancient Alaskan rainforest [honors]
     
  • Chelsey Talhelm '13
    Adviser: Andy de Wet
    Mapping and Assessment of the Wetland Restoration at Spalding Conservancy
  • Nora Theodore '13
    Advisor: Janet Fischer (Biology)
    Zooplankton diel vertical migraton in the Canadian Rocky  Mountains: A test of the transparency regulator hypothesis [honors]
2012-13
  • Aakash Ahamed
    Advisor: Candace Grand Pré 
    Gravel transport in a floodplain wetland restoration experiment [honors]
  • Elizabeth Albright ‘12
    Advisor: Dan Ardia (Biology)
    Effects of microclimate on feeder preference of Poecile carolinensis in a forest fragment [honors]
  • Ishmael Buckner ‘12
    Advisor: Jim Strick
    There is more to healing than an M.D.: An historical and qualitative guide to careers in healing
  • Kaitlyn DelDuca ‘12
    Advisor: Dan Ardia (Biology)
    Impact of competition on intraspecific interactions of Carolina chickadees during winter
  • Amalia Handler ‘13
    Advisor: Rich Pepino
    Environmental factors contributing to elevated blood lead levels in Berks County and in particular the city of Reading, PA
  • Jameson Jolles ‘12
    Advisor: Stan Mertzman
    Contact and hydrothermal metamorphism at Silver Hill Quarry, eastern Lancaster County
  • Conor Neal ‘12
    Advisor: Roger Thomas
    Quantifying the role of bioeroding microrganisms affecting the condition of coral reefs in marine protected Areas on St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Peter Rippberger ‘12
    Advisor: Stephanie Shepherd
    Watershed analysis using ArcGIS
  • Julia Signorella ‘12
    Advisor: Andy de Wet
    Volcanic or fluvial channels on Ascreaus Mons: Focus on the source area of sinuous channels on the southeast rift apron
  • Eliot Symanski ‘12
    Advisor: Sarah Dawson
    Student opinions of sustainability at Franklin & Marshall College
  • Ari Whiteman ‘13
    Advisor: Sarah Dawson
    Flight distance and urban comfort in red-tailed hawks in Lancaster, PA
  • F. Christian Zinkhan ‘12
    Advisor: Tim Sipe (Biology)
    Alternate annual growth expressions for tree species’ sensitivity to climate over a 50-year interval in west central Indiana
2010-11
  • Aakash Ahamed '12
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts  
    Gravel transport and critical shear stresses at Big Spring Run, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
     
  • Steven Becker '11
    Advisor: Bob Walter
     
  • Katherine Datin ‘11
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts
    The geochemistry and geomorphology of sedimentary iron and aluminum deposits at South Mountain, Pennsylvania (department honors)
     
  • Jennifer Everhart ‘11
    Advisor: Janet Fisher
    Factors affecting the vertical distribution of daphnia middendorffiana in alpine lake (department honors)
     
  • Shane Gray '11
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    Deciphering the deformational history of the Juniata Culmination, Appalachian Mountains, Pennsylvania
     
  • Ian Hagmann ‘11
    Advisor: Stan Mertzman
    Investigation of Diabase Dikes and Sills in Lancaster, Berks, and Chester Counties, Southeastern Pennsylvania Using Petrography and Whole Rock Geochemistry (department honors)
     
  • Amelia Jordan '11
    Advisor: Bob Walter
     
  • Tyler Kerr ‘11
    Advisor: Roger Thomas
    From Pakicetus to Porpoises: Patterns of Change in Complexity in the Evolution of Whale Teeth (department honors)
     
  • Laura Kratz '11
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts
    Unraveling the Geomorphic Evolution of Valley Bottom Deposits in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
     
  • Patrick Maloney ‘11
    Advisor: Stan Mertzman
    Evolution of the Precambrian Rocks of Yellowstone National Park: Mafic to Intermediate Plutons (department honors)
     
  • Ali Neugebauer ‘11
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts  
    Paleoecological Reconstruction of Big Spring Run, Lancaster, PA (department honors)
     
  • Perry Oddo '11
    Advisor: Chris Williams
    Geochemical Evidence of Anthropogenic Impacts on Swiftcurrent Lake, Glacier National Park, MT
     
  • Erik J. Olsen '11
    Advisor: Bob Walter
    The Science and Policy of Stream and Wetland Restoration in Lancaster and York County, PA
     
  • Kristin Taddei ‘11
    Advisor: Andy de Wet
    The Paleosedimentary Environment and Paleoclimatic Conditions Revealed by Stratigraphy in Holocene Bog and Terrace Sediments, Northern Lake Hovsgol, Mongolia (department honors)
     
  • Emily Wilson ‘11
    Advisor: Stan Mertzman
    Petrographic and Geochemical Analysis of a Mesozoic Diabase Sill in Berks County, Pennsylvania (department honors)
2009-10
  • Bradley Boileau ‘10
    Advisor: Suzanna Richter
    Nitrogen inputs from dairy farms to streams in Lancaster County, PA
  • Franklin Dekker ‘10
    Advisor: Chris Williams
    Linné Glacier meteorological study of surface ablation during the 2006-2008 ablation seasons, Svalbard
  • Alexander DiIonno ‘10
    Advisors: Dorothy Merritts & Bob Walter
    Viability of late Holocene wetland seeds buried beneath legacy sediment from Big Spring Run, Lancaster, PA
  • Chris Fullinwider ‘10
    Advisor:  Bob Walter
    Soluble phosphorous in stream bank sediments from Big Spring Run
  • Yuan Gao ‘12
    Advisor:  Rich Pepino
    Comparison of long-term energy strategies of the U.S. and China
  • Shawn Jenkins ‘10
    Advisor:  Jim Strick
    The development of Franklin and Marshall College’s environmental consciousness
  • Victoria Lawrence ‘10
    Advisor:  Rich Pepino
    Integrating teaching models on lead and asthma risks into school curriculum
  • Mary Liang ‘10
    Advisor:  Dorothy Merritts
    Water geochemistry of tufa-depositing springs in the Driftless Area, Wisconsin
  • Erik J. Olsen ‘11
    Advisor:  Bob Walter
    The science and policy of stream restoration
  • Tyler Plante ‘10
    Advisor:  Keely Maxwell
    Reconnecting farm, food, and community: experiencing community-based agriculture from farm to fork

  • Jacqueline Reed ‘10
    Advisor:  Suzanna Richter
    Monthly resolution comparison of climate data, rainfall d18O & wood cellulose d18O, Chicago, IL
  • Andrea Shilling ’10
    Advisor:  Dorothy Merritts
    Rates and processes of stream bank erosion and Its contribution to suspended sediment load, Big Spring Run, Pennsylvania [honors]
  • Kathan Teepe ‘10
    Advisor:  Keely Maxwell
    The Alley Garden: a small scale, urban community garden as a case study for a potential alternative agricultural system [honors]
  • Yupu Zhao ’10
    Advisor:   Bob Walter
    Dissolved nitrate in stream bank sediments and Its effect on surface water quality [honors]
2008-09
  • Krystin Alex
    Advisor: Rich Pepino
    STS 490 - The Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement - Progress, Problems and recommendations
  • Erin Bradley
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    GEO 490 - Porosity and permeability potential within transverse zones: An example from the Leamington transverse zone, central Utah
  • Liz Cole
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    GEO 490 (with department honors) - Geomorphological contrasts between rockslides and normal faults: Implications for tectonic stability
  • Elizabeth Cranmer
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts
    GEO 490 (with departmental honors) - Stratigraphic reconstruction of Holocene paleogeography and paleoclimate, Little Falls, MD
  • John Paul Dicks
    Advisor: Rich Pepino
    ENV 490 - Impacts of mountaintop mining (MTM) on community development in WV
  • Kathryn Decoursey Downes
    Advisor: Rich Pepino
    SPC 490 - US healthcare ideology and its impact on child healthcare policy and public health Outcomes
  • Chris Fullinwider
    Advisor: Bob Walter
    GEO 390 - Geochemistry of upland soils and valley bottom sediments at Big  Spring Run, West Lamperter Township, Lancaster County, PA: Implications for sources of suspended sediment and dissolved nutrients
  • Megan Hays
    Advisor: Carol de Wet
    GEO 490 - Collaborating with the community: Franklin & Marshall College and the School District of Lancaster Science Teaching Internship Program
  • Justin Herbert
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    GEO 490 (with department honors) - Unraveling the formation of the Juniata Culmination, Valley and Ridge Province, Appalachian Mountains, PA: Implications for fold-thrust development
  • Brian Hughes
    Advisor: Bob Walter
    GEO 490 - Land use history and suspended sediment sources in the upper White Clay Creek Watershed, Chester County, PA
  • Matt Jenschke
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts
    GEO 490 - Geomorphic response of Mountain Creek, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, to paper-mill dam removal in 1985
  • Corinne Mary McCarthy
    Advisor: Rich Pepino
    SPC 490 - Pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PCPs) in the drinking water supply and local surface water tributaries (case study of Lancaster County, PA)
  • Lauren Seldomridge
    Advisor: Ted Melillo
    ENV 490 - Engendering nature: Women and environmental movements in the developing world
  • Elyse Sims, Environmental Science
    Advisor: Dan Ardia, Biology
    BIO 490 - Effects of microclimate on habitat use of deer at Millport Conservancy
  • Doug Smith
    Advisor: Bob Walter
    ENV 490 - Pre-restoration monitoring, water quality issues, and denitrification processes at Big Spring Run, Lancaster County, PA  
  • Stacey Sosenko
    Advisor: Rob Sternberg
    GEO 490 - Magnetometry in the Podere Funghi at the Etruscan archaeological site of Poggio Colla, Italy
  • Kevin Toeneboehn
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    GEO 490 - The role of transverse zones in fold-thrust belt development: A comparative analysis between analog modeling and field data
  • Kyle Trostle
    Advisor: Chris Williams
    GEO 490 (with department honors) - The geochemistry and mineralogy of fossil wood from the Chickaloon Formation in Sutton Alaska
  • Holly M. Warden.
    Advisor: Roger Thomas
    STS 490 - James Hutton and Gottfried Leibniz: An inquiry on influence
  • Allison Winter
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts
    ENV 490 - The history and development of watermills: A comparative analysis of 11th century Ponthieu, France and the 18th century Brandywine Valley, Delaware 
2007-08
  • Monica Arienzo
    Advisor: Carol de Wet
    GEO490 - Carbonates present & past: The temporal and spatial distribution of corals, St. Croix, US Virgin Islands; and dedolomitization of the Cambrian Ledger and Kinzers Formations, York County, Pennsylvania
  • Bob Bell
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    ENV490 - Meso- and micro-scale structure preserved in the Pequea Silver Mine
  • Colette Buchanan
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts
    GEO490 - Two centuries of stream channel evolution in response to dam building and breaching, Conoy Creek, Elizabethtown, PA
  • Alaina DeGeorgio
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    GEO490 - Fracture Patterns in the Conococheague Limestone: What can they tell us about the Appalachian Mountains?
  • Chris Scheid
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts
    ENV490 - Historical descriptions of buried floodplains and their implications regarding natural stream channel design in the Mid-Atlantic Piedmont
  • Sarah Seiff
    Advisor: Chris Williams
    GEO490 - Paleoecology and peat accumulation at Labrador Hollow Bog, Onondaga, NY
  • Maggie Selzer
    Advisor: Roger Thomas
    GEO490 - Physical and ecological evolution of Puerto Mosquito Bay, Puerto Rico: A study of molluscan faunas
  • Andy Sparks
    Advisor: Rob Sternberg
    GEO490 - Magnetic surveys and susceptibility measurements over burning and remediated coal seams in Mackenzie County, North Dakota
  • Zach Stein
    Advisor: Bob Walter
    GEO490 - Using trace elements to fingerprint sources of suspended sediments in streams: A case study from the Big Spring Run Watershed, Lancaster County, PA
  • Susan Taylor
    Advisor: Keely Maxwell
    ENV490 - How student values drive responses to NGO marketing of conservation problems
  • Michele Trumble
    Advisor: Andy de Wet
    GEO490 - Assessing geomorphologic characteristics of channel networks on the Tharsis Montes, Mars
  • Mark Voli
    Advisor: Dorothy Merritts
    ENV490 - Macrofossil study of a pre-settlement hydric (wetland) soil in the Mid-Atlantic Piedmont region of Pennsylvania and Maryland
  • Julie Weitzman
    Advisor: Bob Walter
    ENV490 - Nutrient and trace element contents of legacy sediment from Big Spring Run and implications for the Chesapeake Bay
2006-07
  • Nate Pritchard
    Advisor: Andy de Wet
    ENV490 - Structural and lithological controls on a crystalline island aquifer, Vinalhaven Island, Maine
  • Maggie Selzer
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    GEO490 - Meso-and micro-scale deformation mechanisms preserved within the Piedmont province, Appalachian Mountains
  • Stephanie Strouse
    Advisor: Chris Williams - Sustainability at Franklin and Marshall: underlying values and attitudes
  • Paul Yoo
    Advisor: Zeshan Ismat
    GEO490 - Meso-and micro-scale deformation mechanisms preserved within the Piedmont province, Appalachian Mountains
2006
  • CROLL, BRITTANY
    Developing a Management Plan Based on Water Quality and Nutrient Retention in a Newly Constructed Alkaline Fen in West Lampeter, PA
  • DVORETSKY, RACHEL
    Climatic and Tectonic Influence in an East African Rift System: Pleistocene Paludal Tufa Development in an Arid Climate, Lake Baringo, Kenya
  • TENEVA, LIDA
    Multi-proxy Evaluation of Early Holocene Acropora Cervicornis from the Enriquillo Valley, Dominican Republic: Implications for Local Climate dynamics and Coral Biochemistry
  • VOYNOVA, YOANNA
    Phosphorous Contents of Legacy Sediment in Lancaster County: Significance for Non-Point Source Pollution of the Chesapeake Bay
2005
  • FREEDMAN, ELIZABETH
    Collection Method Biases in Vertebrate Microsite Sampling, Montana
  • KELLEY, JENNIFER
    An Analysis of the Waste Stream at Franklin and Marshall College
  • LEPP, MARINNA A
    Physical Characteristics of Flood Plain Sediments of Santa Domingo Creek, Lititz, Lancaster County, PA
  • LIPPINCOTT, CAITLIN
    Geology, Technology and Policy: Finding Faults and Moving Forward with Nuclear Power and Waste Disposal
  • SAHL, AMANDA
    Long-term forest composition and nutrient changes in two New Jersey pinelands lowland forests
  • WEAVER, ISAAC
    Magnetic Properties of Central Mediterranean Obsidians:An Archaeological Fingerprint?
2004
  • BOARDMAN, GRAHAM
    Determining the Origin and Fault Displacement of Two Paleo-Stream Channels Through Grain-Size Analysis, Petrologic Study, and Aerial Photo Analysis: Westport, California
  • CRABTREE, STEPHEN
    Geology of the Southern One-Third of the Little Chinquapin Mountain Quadrangle, Oregon
  • GOSSES, JUSTIN C.
    Sedimentology of the Tsagantsav Formation; A Lowermost Cretaceous Lacustrine Synrift Formation Tavan Har, Southeast Mongolia
  • RILEY, PAUL R.
    Implications of fracture patterns and shear stress indicators on varying scales in the Northern Snake Range Decollement, Nevada
  • UNTERMAN, MATTHEW B.
    Development of a Conodont Element Morphospace as a Basis for Analysis of Patterns of Evolution in Complexity at Two Levels of Conodont Organization
  • VOYNOV, ANDREY G.
    Spatially-Explicit Population Dispersal Modeling on a Heterogeneous Landscape: Elk at Riding Mountain NP, Canada
  • WEREN, SERENA L.
    A Study of Plains Volcanism on Mars with a Comparison to Volcanism on the Eastern Snake River Plains in Idaho
  • ZEIGLER, SARA L.
    Constructing a Habitat Network in Sumatra, Indonesia using a Focal Species Approach: Implications for Endangered Wildlife
2003
  • NADAN, BRETT
    Volume loss in the Hamburg slates
  • MANION, LAUREN
    The dirt on the dirt: A study of sedimentation patterns in the Little Conestoga Creek Watershed
  • PASQUALE, STEPHEN A.
    Geology of the Headwaters Region of the South Fork of The Little Butte Creek, Oregon
  • TUNNELL III, ROBERT W.
    Landscape evolution and neotectonics of Southern Cape Liptrap, Australia
  • TOMLINSON, JAIME
    Land use and sediment yield: an assessment of Swarr Run, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
2002
  • DALY, SUSANNE E.
    Brain Size and Body Size in Hominid Evolution
  • STROUP, LAURA J. (Honors)
    Glen Canyon Dam: History, Controversy, and Current Debate
  • SUNDERLIN, KIMBERLY
    Diagenetic Alterations in Carbonate Glacial Lake Sediments; Hardin, County Ohio
  • YOBURN, JESSE B.
    Determining the Thickness of Hesperia Planum Ridge Plains Using Visible and Buried Crater Relief From MOLA
2001
  • DARTER, JESSICA
    Modern Sedimentation of a Proglacial, Ice-contact Lake, Mendenhall Lake, Juneau, Alaska
2000
  • BLEACHER, JACOB E. (Honors)
    A New Look at Martian Southern Polar Crater Morphologies From MOLA data
  • BLAIR, KAREN
    Petrology of the Pyramid Peak Pluton, Sierra Nevada, California
  • BLUMBERG, JEREMY E.
    Hydrologic Study of the Baker Campus Woodland-Wetland
  • BRUNO, CAROLINE R.
    Cement Stratigraphy within the Ledger Formation (Middle Cambrian), York County, Pennsylvania
  • FISH, ELIZABETH A.
    Further Magnetic and Petrologic Studies of the Fishing Creek Metabasalt Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
  • MURPHY, MEGAN
    Grainstone Beds within Cambrian Shelf Margin Microbialites, the Ledger Formation, York County, Pennsylvania
  • NICHOLAS, JASON D. (Honors)
    A Glimpse into the Phase Relations of the Mg2SiO4-MgAl2O4 System at 25 Gpa
  • SEEDS, KATHERINE
    Study of an unusually sulphide-poor Copper porphyry deposit in northern California
  • STINE, JASON
    Mapping and Characterizing the Fishing Creek Metabasalt on Land and under the Susquehanna River, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania


1999
  • CHRISTIAN O. GEORGE
    A Systematic Study and Taphonomic Analysis of the Mammal Remains from the Packrat Middens of Timpanogos Cave National Monument. Utah
  • FREY, HOLLI M. (Honors)
    The Origin of Meter-Scale Submarine Cavities and Herringbone Calcite Cement in the Ledger Formation, York, Pennsylvania
1997
  • GASWIRTH, STEPHANIE B. (Honors)
    Geochemical variations within Cambrian fibrous cements, Ledger Formation, York County, Pennsylvania
  • SKINNER, ETHAN S.
    Paleoecology of the muddy bottom fauna of the Kinzers Formation, Lower Cambrian of Lancaster and York Counties, Pennsylvania
  • STONE, ELIZABETH M. (Honors)
    Petrochemistry of plutons in the Heart Mountain allochton, northwest Wyomingtle
1996
  • DEPETRIS, ATHEA A. (Thea) (Honors)
    Fabric of the Cascadia Subduction Zone Just South of Point Delgada, California
  • HALL, MATTHEW S.
    Geochemical and petrological analysis of Miocene to Pleistocene volcanism in the Southern Oregonian Cascades
  • KISKADDON, LUKE
    Computer Simulations of Arcoid Ligaments
  • LOVE, ADAM H. (Honors)
    Miocene volcaniclastic assembly of the Bisciaro Formation: Northern Apennines, Italy
  • ROBINSON, SARAH E.
    Southern Oregon Cascade Volcanism Along the Klamath River Canyon
  • SCHILL, ALLISON B
    The northernmost San Andreas fault: evidence of youthful strike-slip faulting near Point Delgada, California
  • VEIT, KENNETH M. (Honors)
    Petrology and Origin of Sheeted Dikes From the Troodos Ophiolite, Cyprus
1995
  • ADAMS, STEPHEN D. (Honors)
    Origin and Evolution of Magma in Gouldsboro Granite, Schoodic Peninsula
  • KATARI, KAUSHIK (Honors)
    Secular Variation Analysis of Archaeomagnetic Data From Tel Ashkeon, Israel
  • SOREK, PAUL D.
    Systems Modeling of the Creswell Waste Water Treatment Facility, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
1994
  • LOVE, ADAM H.
    Geometric Varation of Patterned Ground on East Summit and Beartooth Butte, Wyoming: Description, Analysis and Origin
  • YOCUM, DANIEL, A. (Honors)
    Deposition and Diagenesis of Lacustrine Carbonates in the Gettysburg Basisn, (Triassic), PA
1993
  • BUCHMAN, JASON
    An Electromagnetic Conductivity Survey on Beaver Island, Meridith, NH for Siting Septic Systems
  • LIU, XIAOYU (Greg) (Honors)
    Petrochemistry, Paleointensity and Anisotrophy of Magnetic Susceptibility of Clinkers from the Williston Basin, SE Montana
1992
  • BERK, WENDY SHARA (Honors)
    Deposition and Carbonate Diagenesis of a Mixed Siliciclastic-Carbonate System: The Centerfield Biostrome, Stroudsburg, PA
  • BURNS, CHRISTINE D. (Honors)
  • Quartz Fabrics and Clay Mineralogy As Indicators of Depositional and Diagenetic History: Examples From the Centerfield Biostrome Near Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
  • COLER, DAVID G. (Honors)
    A detailed study of basaltic replenishments: The Pleasant Bay Intrusion, Northern Coastal Maine


1989
  • OLSZEWSKI, THOMAS
    Lucinid shell distributions and their use in the recognition of distinct taphofacies, San Salvador Island, Bahamas
  • SANDER, KATHY
    A geochemical and petrographic study of the subaerial alkalic cap lavas of Hualalai, Hawaii
1988
  • EIDE, ELIZABETH (Honors)
    Geochemistry and petrology of Castle and McIntyre Mountains: Early oligocene volcanoes of the Thirty-nine Mile Volcanic Field, Colorado
1987
  • DUNLAP, STEPHEN, J. (Honors)
    Paleomagnetism of the Mesozoic York Haven Diabase, south of Harrisburg, PA
1986
  • McGEEHAN, KIMBERLY A.
    Sediment budget of the Pequea Creek, SE Pennsylvania
1985
  • GOLDSCHMIDT, PETER MARTIN Gravel residence times and associated factors in two streams in Lancaster County PA
  • JONES, F. ROSS Sequence of deformation determined from multiple cleavages, Jacksonburg limestone, Berks County PA
  • VEST, SARAH B. Long and short-term equilibrium conditions within an agricultural drainage basin, Lancaster County PA
1984
  • MATLOCK, JOSEPH The Petrology of the Kadavur Anorthosite Body Tamil Nadu, South India
  • SNYDER, DONALD, A. (Honors) Fractional Crystallization and Cumulus processes in the Port Manvers Run intrusion, Nain, Labrador
1983
  • ADELSON, AMY, A Study of Acrotretid Brachiopods: Paleobiology, Paleoecology and Stratigraphic Distribution
  • McHUGH, JUDITH P. (Honors) The influence of land management on sediment yields in three tributaries to the Pequea Creek, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
1982
  • BLOMQUIST, CARIN E. The Origin Of Textures In Layered Troctolites
  • 1982 WARD, BRUCE The Provenance of the graywackes in the Hamburg klippe, southeastern Pennsylvania
1980
  • MONZ, DAVID, GLASS, EVAN Geologic interpretation of the Martinsburg Formation in the northern sector of Berks and Lebanon Counties, eastern Pennsylvania


1979
  • MACHENBERG, MARCIE D. (Honors) Water temperature effects on equilibrium profil
1978
  • HILMOE, CYNTHIA D. The Dynamics of fluvial morphology
  • HUESTIS, NANCY Mercury in stream sediments: A reconnaissance of Little Muddy Creek
1977
  • FEDOSH, MICHAEL STEPHEN Determination of the Pleistocene depositional history from stratified drift of the Pequest Valley, New Jersey
  • KOLKER, ALLAN Petreogenesis of the Tigalak Intrusion, South Aulatsivik Island, Labrador, CanadaL
  • ANES, STEPHAN P An analysis of Ca, Mg, K, Cr, Cd, Fe, Cu and Zn in the local tap water by Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometry
  • QUARLES, KENNETH Element analysis of Schwartzwalder mine uranium ore
  • RITTER, ANDREW P. A Geochemical And Petrological Study Of A Suite Of Troctolitic Rocks From South Aulatsivik Island, Labrador, Canada
1976
  • HART, WILLIAM K. The geology and petrology of the northern one-half of the Bray Quadrangle, northeastern California
  • KERR, JR., JAMES M. Geology of the Martinsburg Formation in the Hamburg area, Berks County PA
  • OESTRIKE, JR., RICHARD W. The Precambrian Mafic Gneiss of the Wagontown Area, Pennsylvania: A Layered Intrusion Model
  • WEAVER, STEPHEN G. Geology and petrology of the southeast portion of the Bray Quadrangle, northern California
1975
  • ALLARD, PHILIP A. What is the problem with the stuff of dust: A study of clay minerals
  • BOYER, HENRY KEITH Geologic and economic aspects of the magnetite deposit at Boyertown PA
  • DERSTLER, KRAIG (Honors) Homoiostelean Carpoids
  • ETHETTON, LEE W Amecystis Raymondi. Reconstruction and functional morphology
  • HUGHES, JOHN M Geology and petrology of the western Medicine Lake Highlands and Garner Mountain area, northern California
  • KOCHEL, R., CRAIG (Honors) Morphology, Structure, and Origin of Two Block Fields and Associated Deposits, Northern Berks Co. PA
  • KRUGER, FREDRICK G Geology of the Coopersville area, Lancaster County PA
  • ROSEN, JUDITH A. Studies on Zinc-toxic corn plants: The nature of the zinc-iron competition and its effect on chlorophyll biosynthesis and the distribution of zinc and iron in the chloroplast (SpS)
  • WALTER, ROBERT C. Geology and petrology of the northwest portion of the Medicine Lake Highland, California
1974
  • ALEU, M. OLGA, CUNNINGHAM, CATHRYN E. Geology of the Green Tree area
  • BENDER, DANIEL JOHN, TROUTMAN, STEVE EARL Hydrologic study of the Elizabethtown area
  • BOTTNER, ROGER W. Petrology of Precambrian gneisses, Wagontown area, PA
  • BURNELL, JAMES R. Geology and petrology of the southeast portion of the Medicine Lake Highland, California
  • CALHOUN, EDWARD J. The petrology of the Baltimore gabbro complex along the Octoraro Creek, Pennsylvania-Maryland border
  • DANA, Jr., RICHARD H., EVANS, KARL V. Geology of the Little Eightmile area north of Leadore, Idaho
  • DORSEY, ROGER ALLEN The morphology of Bowery Run drainage basin and related studies
  • GOLDEN, MARC L. (Honors) Zinc toxicity in plants: Nature and extent of the problem and physiological parameters in corn (Sps & Bio)
  • HACKETT, WILLIAM R. Geology and petrology of a portion of the Medicine Lake Highland, northern California
  • HESTER, JAMES STEPHEN (Honors) Fluid inclusions in stratiform, carbonate terrane, ore related minerals, and as a possible tool in prospecting.
  • HIGH, SAMUEL A. Geology of the north flank of Mine Ridge
  • HINCE, CHRISTINE MARIE The effect of geologic parameters on the habitats of aquatic faunas
  • KELLY, FORD DENNISHydrologic properties of a dolomite aquifer as exemplified by petroleum product recovery processes, Whitemarsh PA
  • LALLY, FREDERICK CARL Petrology of the metamorphic rocks in the Hudson Highlands near Cornwall, New York
  • LITTLE, MARY L., FLINCHBAUGH, BERNADETTE M. Structural and petrographic relations of a portion of the Southern Tendoy Range
  • SCHANTZ, CYNTHIA Solid waste disposal
  • AFOLABI, JOSEPH, BURR, WILLIAM The Ordovician-Silurian problem in eastern Pennsylvania and ramifications pertaining thereto
1973
  • BLEIWEISS, PETER, RENKEN, ROBERT The geology of the Stony Hill-Oak Hill region
  • BRAGDON, KATHERINE Analysis of the Chickies Park controversy
  • CARR, MICHAEL D. On the Road. Geology of I-83 Highway, York to Maryland line
  • GERHART, JAMES A study of the metabasalts in southern York County
  • GIANFORTONI, JOSEPH Copper analysis by atomic absorption spectrophotometer of red bed sediments and associated igneous and metamorphic rock near Elizabethtown PA
  • GREENE, HOWARD J. Remote sensing as a tool in terrain analysis
  • HASTINGS, DAVID, BOETTCHER, ANDREW, CONKWRIGHT, ROBERT D Geology of the Quarryville-Mine Ridge area
  • HINCE, CHRISTINE M.Effects of geology and land use on ground water and stream water in the Hammer Creek drainage basin
  • KOCHEL, R. CRAIG, DORSEY, ROGER, A. An Ecological Study of Tucquan Creek Basin, A Tributary of the Susquehanna River, Southern Lancaster county, PA
  • LALLY, FREDERICK C. A geological-environmental evaluation of the Sunnyside area
  • LECHEVALIER, MARC The Pleistocene geology of the Upper Big Hole Valley, Beaverhead County, Montana
  • LONKER, STEVEN E. Geology of portions of the Mt. Kearsarge and Penacook quadrangles, New Hampshire
  • McCLAIN, PHILIP E. Cancer in Lancaster County: Analysis by age, sex, anatomical site and distribution
  • MARION, ROBERT H. The geology of a portion of the Mt. Kearsarge quadrangle, New Hampshire
  • MILLER, ELIZABETH L. Investigation of a quartz monzonite body near Salmon, Idaho
  • NEIL, JAMES Metamorphic petrology of the Wissahickon and Peter's Creek schists, Chester County, PA
  • SEYMOUR, EDWARD H., JR. Seismic refraction study of the Delaware River Valley fill sequence, near Bushkill PA
  • WENZEL, KURT A. The geology of the Ephrata and Lititz lowlands, Lancaster County PA
  • WHITE, MARTHA The geology of the Egypt Mills area, Pike County PA
1972
  • ANDREWS, J. A., WETMORE, JR., R. F. The geology of the Peach Bottom Fold
  • FOLKOMER, TIMOTHY The mineralogy and petrography of an adamellite pluton near Nain, Labrador
  • HAKKINEN, JOSEPH, SPERA, FRANK Structural and petrological analysis of portions of the Klamath and Coast Range Provinces, northwestern California
  • HEYN, CHRISTOPHER, WESCOTT, WILLIAM Geology of the Conestoga-Marticville area, Lancaster County PA
  • LUTGENS, KARL F. Distribution of cancer and its relationship to the rock formations in Lancaster County PA
  • MISSIMER, THOMAS The origin and depositional history of Sanibel Island FL
  • 1972 O'DONNELL, THOMAS H.
  • Geology of the Clyburn Brook area, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • 1972 REVELL, STEPHEN, SCHROCK RONALD
  • Geology of the Turkey Hill-Highville area
  • 1972 RICHARDS, ROBERT C., WILSON, LARRY
  • Geology of the Millersville-Safe Harbor area
  • 1972 TISONCIK,, DANIEL
  • A petrologic and structural study of some basaltic dikes from the northeast section of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada
  • 1972 VOEGELI, DAVID
  • Geochemical and geophysical aspects of mafic and ultramafic rocks from the Precambrian core of the Mine Ridge anticline, Lancaster County PA
1971
  • BALLARD, GEORGE A. A description and interpretation of some of the geomorphological features in the valley of the North Fork of the Shoshone River, northwest Wyoming
  • CALAMARI, JOHN J., MILLER, THOMAS J. The geology of the Hellam Hills, York County PA
  • CLANCY, JAMES J., MICHAEL CODY Geology of the Springettsbury-Hellam area
  • GARDNER, THOMAS W., MAXWELL, T.A A reconnaissance study of the southern Bighorn Basin terrace features and their geomorphic implications
  • JORDAN, VAN DON, SCHLOSS, ANDRES Geology of the East Manchester Codorus Creek area
  • McDONALD, NICHOLAS G. Paleontology and paleoecology of a previously undescribed locality of Triassic black shale near Durham, Connecticut
  • MISSIMER, THOMAS A preliminary study of the sedimentary processes and depositional environments of Estero Bay, Florida
  • MORTENSEN, MARTIN E., D. H. SMITH Geology of the East Prospect area, York County PA
  • ONASCH, CHARLES M. The geology of the Hellam Hills, York County PA
  • PATTON, PETER Geomorphology of the North Fork of the Shoshone River, northwestern Wyoming
  • STRUTT, KIMBERLY B. Geology of the Pequea Silver Mine area
  • TILLMAN, JAMES EDWARD The structure and petrography of the Warren Brook quartz monzonite, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
1970
  • GLASSEY, RICHARD D., BROWN, JONATHAN M. Geology of the East Hempfield area, Lancaster County PA
  • LeGENDRE, GARY Bedrock geology of the Billerica Quadrangle, Massachusetts with emphasis on the origin of the Nashoba gneiss
  • ROBERTSON, CRAIG Erosional and depositional mechanism of terrace formation in Shoshone River
  • SPEER, JOHN A The petrology and stratigraphy of the Glasgow Brook granodiorite, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia
  • THOMPSON, PETER R., LEWIS, RALPH S. Geology of the Fruitville-Chestnut Ridge area
  • WHITNEY, JOHN Detailed mapping of landforms in the valley of the Southfork Shoshone River, northwest Wyoming
  • ZOERNER, FREDERICK P. Structure and petrology of the Wagontown area, Chester County PA


1969
  • AL-MISHWT, ALI T., EVARTS, RUSSEL C. Geology of the Lancaster, Lampeter area.
  • BACK, ROBERT, OBERMAN, ROBERT C., JR., STANISLAWCZYK, DAVID J. A geologic report of the Landis Vallley-Eden area, Lancaster County PA
  • CHAPEL, JAMES D., CORMAN, DAVID B. Geology of the Millersville-Rohrerstown area
  • CROUSE, HARRY L., GUCWA, PAUL R. Geology of the New Danville area
  • GERAHIAN, LAWRENCE K., EBY, DAVID E. Geology and stratigraphy of the Neffsville area
  • LANE, THOMAS The geology of the Hopewell-Pine Swamp area and its bearing upon the history of the Appalachians in SE PA
  • MARTIN, DAVID L., MEISER, E.W., JR.
  • NEWCOMB, WALTER E., WERNER, MATTHEW L. Geology of the Millersville-Rohrerstown area
  • VILLAUME, JAMES A reconnaissance study of the rocks of the Precambrian core of the Mine Ridge anticline, Gap 7 1/2' Quadrangle, Lancaster County PA
1968
  • DICKE, JOHN R., PARROTT, WILLIAM R., JR. Geology of the Leola-Balmerstown area
  • FOORD, EUGENE E., SPECK, ROBERT C. Geology of the Mascot area
  • LEHMAN, DAVID H., THOMPSON, STEWART N. Geology of the Fertility area
  • LOCKARD, DONALD W., COPELAND, ROBERT A. Geology of the Bareville-Vogansville area
  • MATHEZ, EDMOND A., PRESLEY, MARK W. Geology of the Mill Creek School area of the Leola Quadrangle, with special reference to the tectonics of the Leola Quadrangle
  • SCHROCK, JOSEPH A., SHELLY, THOMAS W. Geology of the Soudersburg area, with special reference to the Antietam, Vintage, Kinzers, and Ledger of the Leola Quadrangle
  • SKERLEC, GRANT M., SOUTHWORTH, HARRISON T. Geology of the Hunsecker-Brownstown area
1967
  • COURTNEY, ARTHUR W., KNITTLE, ANDREW G. Geology of the Laurel Hill-Intercourse area
  • CURRAN, STEVE, GUCWA, JACK Geology of the Gap area, Lancaster County PA
  • GARIHAN, J., SNOKE, ARTHUR W. Geologic report of the Springville, Spring Garden, Mt. Airy area, Lancaster County PA
  • MEYERS, JAMES H. (Honors) Clay mineralogy and illite polymorphism in the Lower Cambrian Kinzers shale, Pennsylvania Piedmont
  • SKERLEC, GRANT M., WISE, DONALD U. Anomalous tectonic breccias at Donegal Springs, Lancaster County PA
  • SNOKE, ARTHUR W. (Honors) The Upper Border Zone of the Kiglapait Layered Intrusion, Labrador
1966
  • BARTEL, DOUGLAS, WALDO, PETER G. Geologic report on the Mount Joy area, Lancaster County PA
  • COLLINS, J. RANDOLPH Geology of the Mount Joy East area
  • GRAUCH, RICHARD I. Geochemistry and Geology of the Bamford area
  • GRAUCH, RICHARD I., ROBELEN, PETER G. Geology of the Rheems-Florin area
  • KRANZ, PETER M. Geology of the Salunga area
  • McKELVEY, GREGORY E. A geochemical soil survey of the Gap area, Lancaster County PA
  • ]OKUMA, ANGELO, SCHULTZ, LANE Geology of the Chickies Rock-Donegal Creek Area
1965
  • BANKS, HAROLD H., HERBST, WALTER W. Geology of the Martindale area, Lancaster County PA
  • BELKIN, HARVEY E. Petrofabric analysis of some Kiglapait intrusion layered rocks
  • GILLIARD, THOMAS C., WAY, JOHN H., JR. Geology of the Union Grove area, Lancaster County PA
  • HANSCOM, ROGER (Honors) Structure and metamorphism of the Wissahickon Schist along Muddy Creek, York County PA
  • HIRNISEY, R.G., HAEFNER, R.C. Geology of the Blue Ball-Terre Hill area
  • MINNICK, W., SIPPERLY, D. Geology of the Goodville-Churchtown Area
1964
  • DRAKE DAVID, ANDERSON, THOMAS Geology of the Denver-Reamstown Area Lancaster County PA
  • HOHL, ARTHUR (Honors) Early Cambrian paleocurrents in southeastern Pennsylvania
  • HOUPT, R., LANDAU, D. Geology of the Lincoln-Schoeneck Area
  • HOVIS, GUY L., NEWELL, WAYNE L. Geology of the Akron-Farmersville area, Lancaster County PA
  • MARSHALL, SCOTT S., VINCENT, ROBERT J. Geology of the Hinkletown-Vogansville area, Lancaster County PA
  • MATZ, DAVID, B., SAMUELSON, ALAN, C. Geology of the Middle Creek Area, Lancaster County PA
1963
  • BARY, D.O., ZIMMERMAN, C.R. Geology of the Conestoga Area, Lancaster County PA
  • DAY, O., WOOD, C.R. Geology of the Strasburg-Camargo area
  • GIBBONS-NEFF, M.C., MCELDOWNEY, R.C. The Geology of the Herrville-Smithville area, Lancaster County PA
  • HALPIN, DAVID, FORTH, MICHAEL The Geology of the New Providence-Quarryville
1962
  • COLAVITO, T.J., TROENSAGAARD, K.W. Geology of the Chickies Rock-Mud Lake area, Lancaster County PA
  • DIFFENDAL, R.F., HURD, F.W The Chestnut Hill-Charles Road Area
  • GARD, T.M., CLARK, J.H. Geology of the Wrightsville-Accomac Area
  • HESS, DAVID F., WITTE, HERMANN C. Report on the geology of the East Prospect area in York County PA
  • KAUFMAN, JOHN W., LOWRIGHT, RICHARD H. Geologic reconnaissance of the Columbia-Mountville-Washington Boro area, western Lancaster County PA
1961
  • FEDEN, ROBERT H., ZECOSKI, JOSEPH J. Geology of the Brownstown-Talmage Area, Lancaster County PA
  • FIELDING, PAGE, POTTER, NOEL, JR. Geology of the Ephrata-Springville Area, Lancaster County PA
  • HENDERSON, J.R., WAGNER, W.P. Geology of the Akron-Lincoln Area, Lancaster County PA
1960
  • BROZ, V. R., MITTERER, R.M. Geology of the Oregon-Brownstown Area
  • GERFIN, RICHARD, HILL, RICHARD Geology of Middle Creek Church Area, Lancaster County PA
  • HALL, FRANK, KRALL, DONALD B., MULLER, DONALD C. The Geology of the Rothsville area, Lancaster County PA
  • SPEIDEL, DAVID H. (Honors) Clay layer formation in the Back Run Floodplain
  • WALTERS, L. History and geology of the South Mountain mica deposits, Lancaster and Lebanon Counties PA


1959
  • CENTINI, BARRY A., RITTER, DALE F. Geology of the Kissel Hill Area, Lancaster County
  • REEDY, CHARLES, ROBERTS, JOHN V., SILK, GEORGE W. The Geology of a part of the Lititz Quadrangle
1958
  • BURTNER, ROGER L., MAUGER, RICHARD Geology of the Kinzers-Vintage Area (Aerial Photo AHG-4D-135)
  • BRICKER, OWEN P., SEIDERS, VICTOR M. Geology of the Hellam Hills, York County, PA
  • GLICK, GEORGE W., WEAVER, RICHARD R. Geology of the North Flank of Mine Ridge
  • GROENING, DONALD I., VON NEIDA, DANIEL S. Geological Report of the Bellemont Quarry and Nickel Mine Area of Mine Ridge as covered by Aerial Photograph AHG-4D-83.
  • SATTERTHWAITE, W.B., II, WRIGHT, RICHARD E. Geologic report of the Gap area as covered by Air Photo AHG-4D-171
1957
  • AARON, J.M., SCHMIDT, R.A. Geologic Report of the Manheim-Whiteoak Area
  • BATZER, RICHARD C., BOOTH, MARTIN III. Geologic Report, Mt. Gretna Lake and Governor Dick Hill Area
  • DERRY, THOMAS J. (Honors) Geology of the Marticville Magnetite Deposit
  • FRIEDENBERG, R.S., BERTZ, S.E. Report on the Geology of Aerial Photographs: AHG-2D-20, AHG-2D-22, AHG-2D-24
  • HERBST, R.L., SKEAN, D.M. Geologic Report-Aerial Photographs AHG-2D-74 and AHG-2D-75
  • KISTLER, ROBERT B., McKAGUE, H. LAWRENCE The geology of Air Photos AGH-2D-127, 128
  • MILLER, WILLARD L., PHILLIPS, MILO W. Geology of the Manheim-Elstonville Area, Lancaster County PA
1956
  • DIFFENBACH, ROBERT N., WHITE, JOHN S. Geology of the Strasburg area, Lancaster County PA
  • GLAESER, J. DOUGLAS, NEESE, JAMES Geologic report of Aerial Photographs AHG-3D-71, 113, 115
  • JOHNSON, RICHARD, PARK, FRED Geologic report of Aerial Photos AHG-3D-17, 72, 74
  • RANDALL, JOHN, ZELL, DALE R. Geology of the Marticville area as mapped from Aerial Photographs AHG-2D-197, 198 and AHG-3D-16
1955
  • ELMER, R.A., COLE, E.R. Geology of Aerial Photos AHG-2D-87, 88
  • HENDRIX, THOMAS L. (Honors) Geology and Mineral Resources of northeastern Lawrence County
  • KAUFFMAN, MARVIN E. (Honors) A definitive study of the lower Cambrian rocks of the Warwick, Chester County, PA Area
  • KEPPER, JOHN C., JR., OLINGER, CURTIS P. Geologic report of Aerial Photograph AHG-2D-147
  • MARTIN, DAVID B., TSHUDY, DONALD R. Geologic report on Aerial Photos AHG-7D-68, 69, 71 title
  • MCMURTRIE, ROBERT, MILLER, RONALD, SIDLER, AUBREY Field report of Oyster Point-Silver Spring-Salunga-Landisville area
  • NAGLE, R.A., NUSS, J.R. Geology of the Turkey Hill Area
1954
  • ELMER, R., HAUCK, S. Geological Report Based on Survey of Aerial Photographs AHG-4D-178, AHG-50-26 (Narvon)
  • HELF, ARTHUR R., KEENER, JOHN W. Geologic Report of Aerial Photos AHG-4D-177 and AHG-4D-126
  • MACLINTOCK, COPELAND, SIDLER, AUBREY Report of progress on the geology of the Morgantown-Churchtown area
  • MUSSER, JOHN H., STAUFFER, JAMES Report on the geology of Aerial Photos AHG-6D-05 and AHG-6D-07
1953
  • DOMAN, ROBERT C., WADSWORTH, THOMAS H. Geologic report of Aerial Photograph AHG-3D-65
  • TUCKER, KENNETH M., ZWALLY, JOHN E. Geologic report of Field Area AHG-3D-29
  • WISE, DONALD U. (Honors) Geologic study of the Conestoga Limestone
  • YEAKEL, LLOYD S. (Honors) Insoluble residues as a tool for mapping Cambrian limestones in Lancaster County
1952
  • CONLIN, RICHARD R., EMRICH, GROVER H. Geologic Report of Aerial Photograph AHG-7D-60
  • GILLIES, WARREN D., WALTHER, FRANK H. A report on the geology of Aerial Photo AHG-2D-20
  • HEILMAN, HARVEY, NOBLE, DAVID Report of semester's work in Field Geology
1951
  • BRYSON, L.M., KOHL, K. W. Geology of the Area Encompassed by Aerial Photograph AHG-2D-86.
  • CRESSWELL, G.M., KOSLOLSKY, I.M., STAUFFER, J.E.The Geology of Aerial Photograph AHG-2D-116
  • GEYER, ALAN R., DIMOCK, WHITMAN C., MATEER, RAYMOND Geologic Report of Aerial Photograph AHG-7D-66
  • STUMPF, JACK, WAGNER, FRED Geological report based on survey of Aerial Photo AHG-2D-118
1950
  • BARD, R., WEAVER, K. N. Geology of Aerial Photographs Numbers AGH-3D-23 and AGH-3D-24
  • BOEKENKAMP, RICHARD P., SHEPPS, V. CHESTER Geology of Aerial Photographs AHG-2D-189, 190
  • BROWN, C.E., HUMPHREVILLE, J., SCHELL, T.W. Geologic Report of Aerial Photographs Numbers AHG-2D-155, AHG-2D-156, Lancaster Quadrangle
  • COOK, C.P., METZLER, R. Geologic report based on survey of Aerial Photo AHG-2D-158.
  • HENCH, C.W., HILLEGASS, M. Geologic Report of Aerial Photograph AHG-2D-153, Lancaster Quadrangle
  • O'NEILL, BERNARD, J., JR. Geology of the South Flank of the Mine Ridge Anticline, Lancaster County PA