Greg Brenn and Samantha Hansen publish in Geology

Recent M.S. graduate Greg Brenn (soon joining Geoscience Australia) and his adviser, Samantha Hansen, recently published his thesis research in Geology, their research is featured on the cover.  This publication stems from several years of fieldwork in Antarctica funded by Dr. Hansen’s NSF CAREER grant.  The paper describes thermal loading and uplift of the Transantarctic Mountains based on P- and S-wave tomography. This paper also compliments work published by Ph.D. candidate, Jordan Graw, such as this paper in Earth and Planetary Science Letters. Read more in this press release.