Category Archives: Geological Sciences

Supervolcanic Ash Can Turn to Lava Miles from Eruption

lava picture

The work of CSUB Geology Faculty member, Graham Andrews and others, was  recently reported in ScienceDaily news. The research was published as: G. Robert, G. D. M. Andrews, J. Ye, A. G. Whittington. Rheological controls on the emplacement of extremely high-grade ignimbrites. Geology, 2013; 41 (9): 1031 DOI: 10.1130/G34519.1

For more information see:
http://munews.missouri.edu/news-releases/2013/0827-supervolcanic-ash-can-turn-to-lava-miles-from-eruption-mu-scientists-find/

Geological Sciences professor Graham Andrews publishes in Geology; the leading journal in the discipline

Geology coverGeology published online 3 July 2013;
Genevive Robert, Graham D.M. Andrews, Jiyang Ye and Alan G. Whittington
Rheological controls on the emplacement of extremely high-grade ignimbrites.

For more information see: http://geology.gsapubs.org/content/41/9/1031.abstract            http://munews.missouri.edu/news-releases/2013/0827-supervolcanic-ash-can-turn-to-lava-miles-from-eruption-mu-scientists-find/

Geological Sciences professor Graham Andrews publishes in "Geosphere", a leading journal in the discipline

Geosphere sample coverSierra Crest graben-vent system: A Walker Lane pull apart within the ancestral Cascades arc. Cathy J. Busby, Alice K. Koerner, Benjamin L. Melosh, Jeanette C. Hagan and Graham D.M. Andrews. Geosphere.  First published online June 26, 2013, doi: 10.1130/GES00670.1

For more information see:
http://geosphere.geoscienceworld.org/content/early/2013/06/26/GES00670.1.abstract