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Trever Hines Dissertation Defense

Transient Ground Deformation in Tectonically Active Regions and Implications for the Mechanical Behavior of the Crust and Upper Mantle

First Pete Burnard Award to Julien Amalberti

Presentation to be made in Paris, August 13.

2017 New Zealand Field Trip Video, by Kevin Ortiz

University of Michigan Researchers use Drones to Map Landslides from New Zealand Earthquake

A team of geologists and engineers led by U-M is mapping surface ruptures and some of the tens of thousands of landslides triggered by the magnitude-7.8 earthquake that struck New Zealand's South Island on Nov. 13. In this video, team leader Marin Clark, associate professor of earth and environmental sciences, and team member Dimitrios Zekkos, associate professor of civil and environmental engineering, discuss the techniques the team is using.