Carmen Atkins

Graduate Student

  • caatkins@crimson.ua.edu
  • BE 2000

Degree Program

PhD

Advisor

Dr. Marcello Minzoni

Primary Specialization

Sedimentary Geology

Education

BS Mathematics, Fort Valley State University
BS Geophysics, The University of Texas at Austin

Courses Taught

GEO 101

Research Interests

Sedimentology-Siliciclastic-carbonate systems, outcrop-seismic comparisons, reservoir characterization, stratigraphy

Current Research Projects

My research is focused on understanding the controls carbonate factory type  and distribution in ramp settings in the Upper Jurassic Smackover Formation, Gulf of Mexico and Upper Cambrian Point Peak in Mason, Texas.

Research Group

The University of Alabama Laboratory for Integrated Carbonate Research (UALICR)

Research Group Members

Karena Gill, Souvik Bhattacharjee, Lucas Nibert

Affiliation

AAPG Student Chapter-President (2017-2018)

GSA