previous research

Magma mixing as a precursor to the 1915 eruption of Lassen Peak, California
This work was completed as part of my Masters degree at Central Washington University in 2003.

Age and distribution of large Miocene to Pleistocene ignimbrites of Southwest Bolivia. 
This was the first paper to result from my PhD at Oregon State University.

Characterization of tephra beds sampled from the Sunda trench near Sumatra. This work was a collaboration with Jay Patton and our respective advisors. I didn’t get to go to Sumatra, but I did get to visit the core lab a number of times. Kind of cold.

Rear arc volcanism at Tunupa volcano in the Bolivian Altiplano.My final project at OSU and the seed for my current study at Durham.