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Name Title Current Research Contact
Motaz Abu AlSaud Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering motaz@stanford.edu
Ahmed Abukhamsin Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering (650) 725-0831
aya50@stanford.edu
Leticia De Avila Acquaviva Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering lacquavi@stanford.edu
Ana Aguiar Moya Ph.D. Student in Geophysics

My research interests are in

- Tectonic tremor and slow slip events in subduction zones
- Tremor triggered by the passing of surface waves from distant teleseisms
- Detection and location of tremor and Low frequency earthquakes

acaguiar@stanford.edu
Mustafa Al Ibrahim Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering (720) 468-3881
malibrah@stanford.edu
Maytham Al Ismail Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering (650) 725-0717
maytham@stanford.edu
Dina Al-Alami Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering dalami@stanford.edu
Fatimah Al-Ismail University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate fatimaha@stanford.edu
Abrar AlAbbad Masters Student in Geophysics

Analyzing vertical and horizontal core plug samples from the Arabian Plate in order to study the anisotropy of electrical properties and permeability using digital images of the cores and simulation softwares.

alabbad@stanford.edu
Abdulgader Alalli Ph.D. Student in Geophysics alalli@stanford.edu
Annika Kate Alexander-Ozinskas Students - Graduate annikaoz@stanford.edu
Golnaz Alipour Kivi Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

My background includes fundamental and applied work in modeling of porous media processes with a focus on the mechanical behavior of granular material. I have worked on modeling reactive flow in porous media for enhanced oil recovery processes utilizing finite difference/volume methods. I have ample experience in Discrete Element Modeling, and mechanical constitutive modeling of granular media such as powders and sand. I have also worked with several convex optimization packages.

golnaz@stanford.edu
Elnur Aliyev Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering ealiyev@stanford.edu
Sabrina Aliyeva Ph.D. Student in Geophysics aliyeva@stanford.edu
Hamza Aljamaan Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering aljamaan@stanford.edu
Wisam AlKawai Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences Basin and Petroleum System Modeling (BPSM) Research Affiliate Program walkawai@stanford.edu
Adam Allan Ph.D. Student in Geophysics amallan@stanford.edu
Kali Allison Ph.D. Student in Geophysics kallison@stanford.edu
Muhammad Almajid Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering majimm0a@stanford.edu
Ali Almomin Ph.D. Student in Geophysics aliam555@stanford.edu
Khalid Alnoaimi Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering (650) 723-7086
noaimikr@stanford.edu
Badr W. Al-Rumaih PhD Candidate in Geophysics rumaih@stanford.edu
Mohammed Alshakhs Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering shakhsmj@stanford.edu
Salma Alsinan Masters Student in Geophysics

Salma's research interests are in unconventional shale reservoirs with a focus on studying the elastic properties of Kerogen upon maturation.

Mitchell 453B
6507251331
sinan@stanford.edu
Richard Alt Ph.D. Student in Geophysics rcalt@stanford.edu
Gustavo Catao Alves Ph.D. Student in Geophysics gcalves@stanford.edu
Ala Alzayer Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering alazayer@stanford.edu
Usua Amanam Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering In-Situ Combustion of Heavy Oils (Reaction Kinetics) uamanam@stanford.edu
Morgan Ames Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering mames@stanford.edu
Christa Anderson Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Christa's research interests are in forest management and conservation in sub saharan Africa.

andersn@stanford.edu
Bryce Anzelmo Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering brlz@stanford.edu
Humberto Samuel Arevalo Lopez Ph.D. Student in Geophysics harevalo@stanford.edu
Ronan Arthur Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Ronan studies and models the dynamics of complex social and ecological systems and is particularly interested in how network structure and social, ecological, and geographical patterns affect critical transitions and diffusion of ideas and disease.

rarthur@stanford.edu
Orhun Aydin Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering orhuna@stanford.edu
Curtis William Baden University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate cbaden@stanford.edu
Grayson McClure Badgley Students - Graduate gbadgley@stanford.edu
Whitney Bagge Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Whitney's research interests focus on the intersection of ecology and human health, investigating how human use and interaction with the environment affect human infection with emerging and re-emerging vector-borne and zoonotic diseases.

wbagge@stanford.edu
Praveen Bains Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering pbains@stanford.edu
Ohad Barak Ph.D. Student in Geophysics ohadb@stanford.edu
Shahar Barak Ph.D. Student in Geophysics 397 Panama Mall
shaharb@stanford.edu
Andres Baresch Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences abaresch@stanford.edu
Jeffrey Barnes Joint MS-MBA student jrbarnes@stanford.edu
Guillaume Barnier Ph.D. Student in Geophysics gbarnier@stanford.edu
Sarah Barrett Ph.D. Student in Geophysics sabarret@stanford.edu
Brooks Barron Joint MS-MBA student brooksb@stanford.edu
Diego Bartels Joint MS-MBA student dbartels@stanford.edu
Jesse Bateman University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate (650) 721-1872
jbateman@stanford.edu
Malcolm Bean Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering mbean@stanford.edu
Elinor Benami Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Elinor studies the factors which influence the adoption of environmentally-friendly land-use and energy technologies. Her work seeks to inform what policy interventions may help diffuse these technologies.

elinor@stanford.edu
Thomas Benson Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences trb@stanford.edu
Ettore Biondi Ph.D. student in Geophysics 359 Mitchell Building
ettore88@stanford.edu
Suzanne Birner Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences skbirner@stanford.edu
Saurav Bista Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences sbista@stanford.edu
Alexander Blanchette Ph.D. Student Crustal Geophysics Group Mitchell 459
ablanch@stanford.edu
Daniel Burnett Blatter University Student Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME) Graduate dblatter@stanford.edu
Laura Bloomfield MD Student, expected graduation Spring 2018

Laura studies how land-use changes facilitate interactions between people and wildlife affecting infectious disease emergence. She currently focuses on the spatial dispersion and transmission of zoonotic and vector-borne diseases along and between human and non-human primate networks.

labloom@stanford.edu
Chava Anna Bobb University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate cabobb@stanford.edu
Adrien Boch Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering aboch@stanford.edu
Michael Bonomo Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences bonomo@stanford.edu
Gregory Bratman Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Greg is working to define and study “psychological ecosystem services” by examining the impact of nature experience on human cognitive function and mental health.

gbratman@stanford.edu
Jared Fremont Brewer Students - Graduate
Philip Brodrick Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering brodrick@stanford.edu
Cassandra Brooks Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Cassandra studies marine protection in the Antarctic, trying to better understand ocean governance of our common pool resources on an international scale.

cbrooks1@stanford.edu
Jeremy Ambrose Brown Ph.D. Student in Geophysics jbrown27@stanford.edu
Zach West Brown Students - Graduate
Lucile Bruhat Ph.D. Candidate in Geophysics Mitchell 403
lbruhat@stanford.edu
Samuel Bydlon Ph.D. Student in Geophysics sbydlon@stanford.edu
Alejandro Cabrales-Vargas University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate cabrales@stanford.edu
Emily Lewis Cardarelli University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate ecardare@stanford.edu
Jeremy Carl Hoover Res Fellow, Hoover Institution

Jeremy is studying the environmental, geopolitical, and economic aspects of energy development and policy, with a particular focus on China and India.


carljc@stanford.edu
Christopher Castillo Ph.D. Student in Geophysics cmc714@stanford.edu
Emmet Caulfield Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering emmetc@stanford.edu
Jeremy Caves Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science jcaves@stanford.edu
Dana Chadwick Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science kdc@stanford.edu
Jason Chang Ph.D. Student in Geophysics Mitchell 421
jasonpc@stanford.edu
Panunya Charoensawadpong Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering panunyac@stanford.edu
Jamal Cherry Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering jmc477@stanford.edu
YIRANG CHO University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate yicho@stanford.edu
Shanna Chu University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate schu3@stanford.edu
Angela Isobel Chung University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate
Robert Stanislaw Cieplicki University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate robcie@stanford.edu
David Clayton Joint MS-MBA student dclay15@stanford.edu
Carla Kathryn Co Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering carlakdc@stanford.edu
Alicea Cock-Esteb Students - Graduate
Michael Connolly Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering micon@stanford.edu
Pedro Cosmelli Munita Joint MS-MBA student cosmelli@stanford.edu
Miguel Cruz Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences mfcruz@stanford.edu
Megan D'Errico Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

I am interested in understanding the composition and convection of the Earth's upper mantle, which is the driving mechanism for plate tectonics. These interests include investigation of the cause and length-scales of chemical and isotopic heterogeneity.

mderrico@stanford.edu
Taylor Jerome Dahlke Students - Graduate tjdahlke@stanford.edu
Elliot Sy Damashek Joint MS-MBA student damashek@stanford.edu
Julian Damashek Students - Graduate juliand@stanford.edu
Tiffany Giang Ngoc Dao Students - Graduate
Jacques de Chalendar Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering Focus on the stability of scCO2 bubbles in the context of CO2 storage jdechale@stanford.edu
Joann de Zegher Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Joann is interested in understanding how to design responsible supply chains that are cost-effective and competitive.

Y2E2 Suite 226
dezegher@stanford.edu
Nikolaus Deems Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences njdeems@stanford.edu
Hans Bjorn DeJong University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate hdejong@stanford.edu
Michael Delgado Students - Graduate
Shang Deng Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences shangds@stanford.edu
P. James Dennedy-Frank Students - Graduate pjdf@stanford.edu
Ksenia Dmitrieva Ph.D. candidate in Geophysics Time-dependent errors in daily GPS position time series (760)473-6073
dmitrieva@stanford.edu
Jose Donoso Engineers Student in Energy Resources Engineering 5299331088006215
jmdonoso@stanford.edu
Nadja Drabon Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences drabon@stanford.edu
Megan Kathleen Dustin University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate mdustin@stanford.edu
Geetartha Dutta Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering gdutta@stanford.edu
Priyanka Dutta Ph.D. Student in Geophysics pdutta03@stanford.edu
Jessica Rae Eastling Students - Graduate
Ammar El Husseiny Ph.D. Student in Geophysics ammar11@stanford.edu
Youssef Ekady Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering yelkady@stanford.edu
Cooper Wheeler Elsworth University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate coopere@stanford.edu
Jacob Englander Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering
Laura Erban Postdoctoral Research fellow, Environmental Earth System Science lerban@stanford.edu
Sepehr Fadaei Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering sfadaei@stanford.edu
Sarah Fakhreddine Graduate Student, Department of Environmental Earth System Science sarahfak@stanford.edu
Noha Farghal Ph.D. Student in Geophysics nfarghal@stanford.edu
Sara Forough Farshidi Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering Mineral Trapping during Carbon Dioxide Sequestration in Saline Aquifers 16507256082
farshidi@stanford.edu
Emily Fay Ph.D. Student in Geophysics (650) 724-4322
emilyfay@stanford.edu
Pasha Gean Feinberg Students - Graduate
Nicholas Flanders Joint MS-MBA student (917) 349-3740
nhf@stanford.edu
Andrew Fleeter Joint MS-MBA student dfleeter@stanford.edu
Lisa Forssell Joint MS-MBA student lisa@stanford.edu
Jenna Forsyth Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources jforsyth@stanford.edu
Emily Jane Francis University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate efrancis@stanford.edu
Pablo Garcia Del Real Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences gdelreal@stanford.edu
William Gearty Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

My overall goal is to improve our understanding of the effect of major evolutionary environmental transitions on the sizes of organisms. Using phylogenetic comparative methods, I analyze various animal groups that inhabit an array of different habitats (such as marine, freshwater, and terrestrial environments) for significant differences in body size between group members that inhabit those different habitats. Such groups may include gastropods, mammals, reptiles, etc.

wgearty@stanford.edu
Mehrdad Gharib Shirangi Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering mehr@stanford.edu
Lauren Rose Gimmillaro University Student School of Earth Sciences - Earth Systems Program Undergraduate laureng8@stanford.edu
Guenther Glatz Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering gglatz@stanford.edu
Meredith Goebel Ph.D. Student in Geophysics mgoebel@stanford.edu
Jared Gooley Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences jgooley@stanford.edu
Eric Gottlieb Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences esgeo@stanford.edu
Marguerite Graveleau Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering mgravele@stanford.edu
Denys Grombacher Ph.D. Student in Geophysics denysg@stanford.edu
Emily Grubert Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Emily studies United States-based electricity fuel cycles, focusing on integrating knowledge about various environmental and social impacts of fuel extraction, use, and disposal to aid decisionmakers at a local level using life cycle assessment, textual analysis, and multicriteria decision analysis. She particularly works on fuel extraction and water resources.

Y2E2 226
gruberte@stanford.edu
Ognjen Grujic Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering ogyg@stanford.edu
Halldora Gudmundsdottir Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering halldora@stanford.edu
Nilay Gungor Masters Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences nilay@stanford.edu
Ipek Pinar Hacikoylu University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate 397 Panama Mall Mitchell Bldg.
hacikoyl@stanford.edu
Ian Hagmann Masters Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences ihagmann@stanford.edu
Batool Haider Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering batool@stanford.edu
Alex Hakso Ph.D. Student in Geophysics ahakso@stanford.edu
Francois Hamon Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

Efficient nonlinear solvers for the simulation of multiphase flow in porous media

fhamon@stanford.edu
Yueru Hao Masters Student in Geophysics lyrahao@stanford.edu
Michael Harris Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Michael hopes to identify how ecosystem services and environmental health indicators are affected by sanitation infrastructure in development scenarios as a way to push the focus beyond that of household-level sanitation.

mrharris@stanford.edu
Matz Andreas Haugen University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate mahaugen@stanford.edu
Alexandra Marie Hausladen Students - Graduate
Debra Michelle Hausladen University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate dhauslad@stanford.edu
Jiajun He Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering jiajunhe@stanford.edu
Yiyuan He Students - Graduate
Dulcie Aileen Head University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate dulcieh@stanford.edu
Robert Heilmayr Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Robert combines approaches from geography, economics and ecology to identify the proximate causes and underlying drivers of forest expansion in Chile.

heilmayr@stanford.edu
Eli Moises Hernandez Diazgiron Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences elihd@stanford.edu
Laura Hess Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science lhess@stanford.edu
Heidi Kathryn Hirsh University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate hkhirsh@stanford.edu
Carl Hoiland Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences hoiland@stanford.edu
Randall Holmes Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering rtholmes@stanford.edu
Ryan Mahony Holmes University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate rmholmes@stanford.edu
Elizabeth Hook Joint MS-JD student ehook@stanford.edu
Da Huo Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering dhuo@stanford.edu
Daniel Ibarra Graduate Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science

Paleoclimate, Isotope Geochemistry, Earth History, Lakes, Climate Models

Geocorner 307E
(650) 714-5097
danieli@stanford.edu
Motonao (Sean) Imai Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering mimai@stanford.edu
Ruslan Iskhakov Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering iskhakov@stanford.edu
Tessaly Tian Jen University Staff Graduate School of Education Casual - Non-Exempt
Renfeng Jiang Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering

Currently, my research focuses on the enhanced oil recovery using nano-particles and multiphase flow in porous media.

rfjiang@stanford.edu
Rui (Forest) Jiang Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

My PhD research is about the analysis and application of TPWL (trajectory piecewise linearization) method in reservoir simulation. TPWL is one type of ROM (Reduced-Order Modeling) methods. My interest is about how to better control the TPWL method (how far the perturbation TPWL can handle), using mathematical perspective and computational experiments.

forestj@stanford.edu
Larry Zhaoyang Jin Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering Reduce Order Modeling and It's Application in Carbon Sequestration and CO2-EOR zjin@stanford.edu
Lei Jin Ph.D. Student in Geophysics leijin@stanford.edu
Claresta Joe-Wong Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences joewongc@stanford.edu
Samuel Johnstone Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences Investigating links between soil production and landscape form. samuelj@stanford.edu
Camille Jones University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate lcjones@stanford.edu
Liz Jones Joint MS-JD student elijones@stanford.edu
Adam Jost Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences abjost@stanford.edu
Hannah Louise Joy-Warren University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate hjoyw@stanford.edu
Ji-Eun Jung Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

* DFT calculations of trace metal uptake on mineral oxide nanoparticles emitted from coal combustion processes
* Relationship of particle size and chemistry to health effects
* Surface characterization experiments using SEM and XAS techniques

jejung@stanford.edu
Sam Kamara Joint MS-MBA student eskamara@stanford.edu
Charles A KANG Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering Energy Resources Engineering PhD student working on CO2 capture optimization Green Earth Sciences 065
cakcak@stanford.edu
Caitlin Keating-Bitonti Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

Environmental controls on benthic foraminiferal assemblages and size evolution.

crkeatin@stanford.edu
Cynthia Kelly Ph.D. Student in Geophysics cyndi@stanford.edu
Chandler Kemp Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering ckemp@stanford.edu
Abdulla Kerimov Ph.D. Student in Geophysics akerimov@stanford.edu
Marc Khalaf Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering mkhalaf@stanford.edu
Hajin Kim Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Hajin's research focuses on international trade and the environment.

hkim430@stanford.edu
Marina Kim Ph.D. Student in Geophysics mkim28@stanford.edu
Sergey Klevtsov Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering

I'm working on linear solver framework in Stanford's reservoir simulator (AD-GPRS). More broadly, I'm interested in efficient solution/preconditioning strategies and parallel algorithms in subsurface flow modeling.

klevtsov@stanford.edu
Yuki Kobayashi Ph.D. Student in Geophysics ykoba@stanford.edu
Kuy Hun Koh Yoo Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering kohykh@stanford.edu
Arjun Kohli Ph.D. Student in Geophysics ahkohli@stanford.edu
Chisato Konishi Masters Student in Geophysics
David Koweek Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science dkoweek@stanford.edu
Wenhuan Kuang University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate wenhuan@stanford.edu
Kathryn Kumamoto Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

My research focuses on the effects of water on deformation in the upper mantle. In particular, I study fabric evolution and strain localization in the Josephine Peridotite of southwestern Oregon.

kkumamot@stanford.edu
Benjamin Roger Laboy Students - Graduate
Michelle LaComb Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences mlacomb@stanford.edu
Kimberly Lau Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

I am interested in using a combination of isotope geochemistry and numerical modeling to understand major changes to the Earth's oceans during critical events. I am particularly interested in ocean anoxic and acidification events in the Earth's past, including their causes and potential effects on the fossil record. I study these processes in the context of understanding major perturbations to the global carbon cycle and Earth's biota.

Geocorner Maze
kvlau@stanford.edu
Huy Quang Le University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate huyle@stanford.edu
Christopher Leader Ph.D. Student in Geophysics cleader@stanford.edu
Anna Lee Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Anna's research interests are in knowledge networks and information sharing in farming communities.

aslee07@stanford.edu
Jaehoon Lee Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering jaehoonl@stanford.edu
Jessica Audrey Lee Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science jalee24@stanford.edu
Kyoungjin Lee Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

Metallic membranes for energy and environmental application
CO2 capture and storage (CCS)
Hydrogen (H2) production and utilization
Membrane fabrication
Material characterization
Plane-wave density functional theory (DFT)

kjlee99@stanford.edu
Sverre LeRoy Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science Reconstructing Holocene climate in Patagonia with lake sediments and isotopes. sleroy@stanford.edu
Karine Levonyan Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering levonyan@stanford.edu
Kate Marie Lewis University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate kmlewis@stanford.edu
Staci Lewis Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Staci is interested in the ecological and economic impacts of climate change on coral reef ecosystem services. She plans to examine the physiological mechanisms behind thermal resilience of coral colonies and to develop economic valuations of climate change resilience.

slewis13@stanford.edu
Boxiao Li Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering boxiaoli@alumni.stanford.edu
Dongzhuo Li Ph.D. Student in Geophysics 650-285-7548
lidongzh@stanford.edu
Hangyu Li Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering lihangyupku@gmail.com
Lewis Li Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering lewisli@stanford.edu
Peipei Li Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering peipei@stanford.edu
Xiaowei Li Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences xwli@stanford.edu
Chao Liang Ph.D. Student in Geophysics chao2@stanford.edu
Brad Lipovsky Ph.D. Student in Geophysics lipovsky@stanford.edu
Mairi Litherland Ph.D. Student in Geophysics mairi@stanford.edu
Scott Littlefield Joint MS-MBA student slittlef@stanford.edu
Owen Ruiya Liu Students - Graduate
Tianze Liu Ph.D. Student in Geophysics Mitchell 463
tianze@stanford.edu
Yimin Liu Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering yiminliu@stanford.edu
Gabriel Charles Lotto Students - Graduate glotto@stanford.edu
Kate E. Lowry Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science (650) 736-0688
lowryk@stanford.edu
Shaoyu Lu Masters Student in Computational and Mathematical Engineering shaoyu88@stanford.edu
Maxine Elinor Luckett University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Undergraduate luckett@stanford.edu
Alexander Gerhard Luisi Students - Graduate
Jens Lund Snee Incoming Department of Geophysics Graduate Student 7202898972
lundsnee@stanford.edu
Zhengwei Luo Joint MS-MBA student zluo2@stanford.edu
Christina Machak Students - Graduate
William Mackebee Joint MS-JD student mackebee@stanford.edu
Musa, PhD Maharramov Students - Graduate maharram@stanford.edu
Matthew Malkowski Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences mamalkow@stanford.edu
Abdulrahman Manea Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering (650) 556-4661
amanea@stanford.edu
Justin S Mankin Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Justin studies how climate change and climate variability affect people.

jsmankin@stanford.edu
Timothy Spencer Manley Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering tsmanley@stanford.edu
Taylor Sparks Martin University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate tmart@stanford.edu
Casey Maue Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources cmaue@stanford.edu
Jeremy Maurer Ph.D. Student in Geophysics jlmaurer@stanford.edu
Andreas Mavrommatis Ph.D. Student in Geophysics andreasm@stanford.edu
Kevin McCabe Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering Mitchell B51
kmccabe@stanford.edu
Ryan McCarty Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences ryanjm@stanford.edu
Cynthia Natalie McClain PhD Candidate Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences

McClain investigates the distribution and coupled cycling of heavy metals (such as chromium) and nutrients (such as nitrogen) in groundwater and soils. These investigations explore how humans are changing elemental cycling on Earth by comparing pristine regions to areas influenced by agriculture, mining or development. Her research quantifies chemical transformations and physical flow of water, working toward a molecular-level understanding of field-scale environmental processes. McClain conducts field, laboratory and modeling studies using imaging, isotopic, x-ray, microbiological, statistical and data visualization techniques. She is currently researching groundwater quality in California’s Central Valley.

mcclain4@stanford.edu
Kevin Lynn McCormack University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate kmccorm2@stanford.edu
James McCullough Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering jpmccull@stanford.edu
Sarah McCurdy Masters Student in Earth Systems smccurdy@stanford.edu
Scott McLaughlin Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering Multiphase flow in enhanced oil recovery, CO2 exsolution, Numerical simulation scottmcl@stanford.edu
Mandy McLean Students - Graduate
Devin McMahon Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science Land-use change, climate change, soils and vegetation mcmahond@stanford.edu
Kelly Marie McManus Students - Graduate mcmanusk@stanford.edu
JĂșlio Hoffimann Mendes Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

- Fusion of reservoir simulation and history matching
- Development of high-performance geostatistical algorithms

juliohm@stanford.edu
Dave Meyer Joint MS-MBA student djmeyer@stanford.edu
Chven Mitchell Masters Student in Geophysics 417a
camitche@stanford.edu
Hari Thomas Mix Students - Graduate
Frances Moore Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Fran's research focuses on projecting the rate and effectiveness of autonomous adaptation by farmers in order to understand the impact of climate change on future agricultural production and food security.

Y2E2 226
fcmoore@stanford.edu
Hannah Rose Naughton University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate hnaught@stanford.edu
Joey Michael Nelson Students - Graduate jnelson1@stanford.edu
Erik Nesvold Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering nesvold@stanford.edu
Josie Marjorie Nevitt Students - Graduate Mitchell B-09
jmnevitt@stanford.edu
Rebecca Niemiec Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Becky is interested in what drives the extent of coordinated landowner efforts to control invasive species in communities.

rniemiec@stanford.edu
Nora Nieminski Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

I am currently working on small-scale process sedimentology and detrital geochronology of deep-water sediments in the Miocene thin-bedded turbidites of the East Coast Basin, New Zealand and the Upper Proterozoic Zerrissene Turbidite System, in the Damara Orogen, Namibia.

norski@stanford.edu
Anna Maria Nissen Students - Graduate amnissen@stanford.edu
Jack Norbeck Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

My research focuses on understanding physical mechanisms that cause injection-triggered seismicity. I am designing engineering strategies to mitigate triggered seismicity by leveraging knowledge of the coupled processes of subsurface fluid flow, geomechanics, and earthquake dynamics.

I am also interested in petroleum and geothermal reservoir geomechanics, especially as applied to reservoir stimulation technologies.

jnorbeck@stanford.edu
Timothy O'Brien Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

Projects
- Timing and mechanism for exhumation of the Brooks Range orogenic belt, AK (in progress)
- Cause and timing of basin development of interior Alaska basins (in progress)
- Monazite and Xenotime dating of thick-skinned deformation in the Brooks Range (in progress)
- Zircon characterization during HT metamorphism (completed)
- Arctic plate reconstruction (writing in progress)

timothy3@stanford.edu
Lauren Oakes Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

At the core of Lauren's passions for research, teaching, and creatively communicating issues of global change is the desire to improve knowledge of human-environment interactions that are critical to a sustainable future and to improve resource management practices.

leoakes@stanford.edu
Tomas Ocampo Joint MS-MBA student tomasoc@stanford.edu
Marcela Ochoa Joint MS-MBA student marcelao@stanford.edu
Olufolake Ogunbanwo Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering folakeo@stanford.edu
Christian Okoye Joint MS-MBA student cokoyejr@stanford.edu
L. Katrina ole-MoiYoi Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

At the heart of Katrina's work is a desire to improve long-term food security in developing countries through ecologically-sound policies in the fisheries sector.

kmoiyoi@stanford.edu
Chikara Onda Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Chikara's research interests are in environmental economics and energy–economy modeling, particularly with regards to low-carbon innovation.

conda@stanford.edu
Elsa Marianne Ordway University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate eordway@stanford.edu
Ossian OReilly Ph.D. Student in Geophysics ooreilly@stanford.edu
Michael Cleveland Osborne University Staff Worldview at Stanford Science Content Producer osbornem@stanford.edu
Michael Ovadia Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Michael studies environmentally sustainable behaviors of consumers and employees.

movadia@stanford.edu
Jihoon Park Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering jhpark3@stanford.edu
Sulgiye Park University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate sulgiye@stanford.edu
Sarah Penney Joint MS-MBA student spenney@stanford.edu
Brian David Peters University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate bpeters1@stanford.edu
Karrah Nicole Phillips Students - Graduate
Anshuman Pradhan Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering pradhan1@stanford.edu
Neil Raina Joint MS-JD student nraina@stanford.edu
Adrian Rami Joint MS-MBA student acrami@stanford.edu
Jose Ramirez Lopez Miro Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering

I am interested in applying the new developed techniques for Temperature Transient and Pressure Transient Analysis, to determine key flow parameters such as permeability, in a Naturally Fractured Reservoir. The main advantage of using the Temperature response, is it's characteristic of being an advection-diffusion problem, so the Temperature response carries more information than the Pressure response.

jose17@stanford.edu
Fatemeh Sadat Rassouli Ph.D. Student in Geophysics frasouli@stanford.edu
Mary Marguerite Reagan University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate mreagan@stanford.edu
Dan Reineman Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Dan's dissertation examines the relationships between coastal users, access, and resource management on California’s diverse coastline.

d2r@stanford.edu
Linta Reji Ph.D. student, Environmental Earth System Science linta@stanford.edu
Anne Rempel Masters Student in Earth Systems arempel@stanford.edu
Annie Ritch Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science aritch@stanford.edu
Dylan Ray Rittman Graduate Student, Department of Geological & Environmental Sciences Green 359
drittman@stanford.edu
Valerie Breanne Rosen Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

Nickel Isotopes as a Biosignature for Methanogenic Archaea

vbrosen@stanford.edu
Matthieu Rousset Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering rousset@stanford.edu
Abi Virginia Ruksznis University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate arukszni@stanford.edu
Amir Salehi Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering (650) 723-7086
amsalehi@stanford.edu
Aubrey Sanders Joint MS-MBA student asander2@stanford.edu
Anne Sanquini Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences sanquini@stanford.edu
Robert Martin Sare GES Graduate Student rmsare@stanford.edu
Nicole Marie Sarto Students - Graduate
Aaditya Satija Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering addy@stanford.edu
Nikhil Sawe Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Through functional MRI, neuroeconomics analyzes the financial decision-making process at the level of discrete brain structures, allowing insights into the way we think about and route information. Nik's research adapts neuroeconomics techniques to assess decision-making in environmental questions.

sawe@stanford.edu
Nishank Saxena Ph.D. Student in Geophysics nishank@stanford.edu
Michael Schaefer Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science Green Earth Sciences 321
mvschaef@stanford.edu
Stuart Victor Schmitt Ph.D. Student in Geophysics stuart@stuartschmitt.com
Lauren Schultz Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences laurenes@stanford.edu
Theresa Schwartz Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences theresas@stanford.edu
Kevin Seats Ph.D. Student in Geophysics kseats@stanford.edu
Chris Alfons Seifert University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate cseifert@stanford.edu
Gus Behr Seixas Students - Graduate seixas@stanford.edu
Ginny Carrie Selz University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate vselz@stanford.edu
Amrita Sen Ph.D. Student in Geophysics asen1@stanford.edu
Solomon Seyum Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences solomons@stanford.edu
Xukai Shen Ph.D. Student in Geophysics xkshen85@stanford.edu
Yi Shen Ph.D. Student in Geophysics yishen@stanford.edu
Yixiao Sheng University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate yixiao2@stanford.edu
Yingxia Shi University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate (650) 485-9141
yingxias@stanford.edu
Yongduk Shin Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

I am interested on investigating the effects of geological uncertainty on reservoir responses on both production and seismic responses. the geological uncertainty specifically investigating are uncertainty on how the structure has been deformed, and how the mode of rock accommodation on given deformation. Geomodels created from properly chosen set of geological scenario may give a better understand on how the reservoir may behave.

ydshin@stanford.edu
(Danielle) Ziva Shulaker Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences zivas@stanford.edu
Lauren Shumaker Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences

I am currently working on three projects in New Zealand: using 3D seismic data to document the evolution of submarine gullies on the Pliocene-Pleistocene continental slope; detailed outcrop analysis and petrography to investigate sedimentation of a volcaniclastic submarine fan system in Late Miocene time; and detrital zircon U-Pb dating in Miocene-Pliocene basin strata to constrain sediment sources and flow pathways across the North Island during development of the modern tectonic regime.

Braun 322
shumaker@stanford.edu
Zachary Sickmann Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences zsickman@stanford.edu
Anne Siders Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Siders' research focuses on climate change adaptation and risk mitigation in coastal areas. She is particularly interested in the planning process, information sources and exchange, and evaluation mechanisms that assess the success of adaptation measures and efforts to build resiliency.

siders@stanford.edu
Natalie Elizabeth Sievers Masters Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences Metamorphic Petrology and Geochemistry Green Earth Sciences 231
240-593-6258
nsievers@stanford.edu
Timothy Singer Dual MS-MD student tgsinger@stanford.edu
Deepti Singh Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science singhd@stanford.edu
Eva Sinha Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science esinha@stanford.edu
Chris Bryan Skinner Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science
Whitney Skinner Joint MS-MBA student (650) 422-4619
wdskinne@stanford.edu
Casey Morgan Smith University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate cmsmith9@stanford.edu
Ryan Glen Smith Ph.D. Student in Geophysics rgsmith@stanford.edu
Wen Song Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering wensong@stanford.edu
Nattavadee Srisutthiyakorn Ph.D. Student in Geophysics natts@stanford.edu
Rose Stanley Joint MS-JD student rcstan@stanford.edu
Jan Dominik Stepinski University Student Institute for Computational and Mathematical Engineering (ICME) Graduate jstep@stanford.edu
Andy Stock Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Andy studies marine conservation ecology and the role of ecological theories and models in environmental policy. His work focuses on the California coast.

astock@stanford.edu
Aiga Stokenberga Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Aiga's research combines concepts and methods from land use and transportation economics, urban sociology, and urban design in an effort to understand the environmental, social, and economic sustainability implications of urban planning interventions targeting low-income populations.

astoken1@stanford.edu
Christin Strandli Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering strandli@stanford.edu
Aaron Strong Ph.D. Candidate in Environment and Resources

Aaron studies feedbacks of the carbon cycle to global change factors, and the policies for operationalizing biogeochemical ecosystem services (such as carbon sequestration and nitrogen cycling) in environmental management frameworks.

Y2E2 226
alstrong@stanford.edu
Jason Wayne Stuckey Students - Graduate
Christine Su Joint MS-MBA student sueyness@stanford.edu
Wenyue Sun Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering wenyue@stanford.edu
Yuchi Sun Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering yuchi@stanford.edu
Krongrath Suwannasri University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate krath@stanford.edu
Daniel Swain Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science dlswain@stanford.edu
Neil Tangri Students - Graduate tangri@stanford.edu
Paul Michael Tarantino Students - Graduate paulmt@stanford.edu
Holger Teichgraeber Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering hteich@stanford.edu
Adam Tew Ph.D. Student in Geophysics atew@stanford.edu
Dana Thomas PhD Candidate

As a geochemist interested in the linkages between the carbon cycle and tectonic processes, I research CO2-rich geothermal areas in Iceland to investigate the metasomatic processes that may modify CO2 emissions to the atmosphere.

Green Earth Sciences 225
danat@stanford.edu
Matt Anthony Thomas University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate tmatthew@stanford.edu
William Thompson-Butler Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences rthomps@stanford.edu
Tannis Thorlakson Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Tannis is interested in farmer-firm interactions and the role of supply chain sourcing strategies on socio-economic and environmental outcomes in agriculture.

thorlaks@stanford.edu
Chuan Tian Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering chuant@stanford.edu
Yao Tong Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

Yao is working on an interdisciplinary project under Stanford Center for Reservoir Forecasting (SCRF) and Stanford Basin and Petroleum System Modeling Group (BPSM). Her research investigated advanced uncertainty quantification and geostatistical tools to improve basin and petroleum system models and enhance the hydrocarbon characterizations in different scales.

yaotong@stanford.edu
Danielle Touma Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science

Impacts of climate change on global drought and precipitation

Y2E2 337
detouma@stanford.edu
Meredith Townsend Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences mtown@stanford.edu
Pavarit Trakulhoon Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering pavaritt@stanford.edu
Sumeet Trehan Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering strehan@stanford.edu
Cody Trigg Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences trigg@stanford.edu
Vinay Tripathi M.S. Student, Department of Energy Resources Engineering vinay.tripathi@stanford.edu
Michael Te-Cheng Tsiang University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate mtsiang@stanford.edu
Katlyn Marie Turner University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate katlynmt@stanford.edu
Nicola Ulibarri Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Nicola's research interests focus on linking the process of environmental decision-making to long-term management outcomes. Her dissertation explores collaboration in environmental planning and policy-making, and asks whether decisions made jointly by a range of stakeholders lead to sustainable environmental outcomes. Her mixed-methods approach uses surveys, participant observation, interviews, documents, and hydrological models.

ulibarri@stanford.edu
Daniel Ullmann de Brito Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering dubrito@stanford.edu
Daniel Urban University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate durban@stanford.edu
Jose Urteaga Augier Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Jose Urteaga is a first year doctoral student in Stanford’s E-IPER program, whose research interests center on the governance and sustainable management of marine natural resources in developing countries, particularly in Nicaragua.

jurteaga@stanford.edu
Hai Vo Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering hxvo@stanford.edu
Collin Wallace Joint MS-MBA student collinw@stanford.edu
F. Rall Walsh III Ph.D. Student in Geophysics frwalsh@stanford.edu
Randi Walters Ph.D. Student in Geophysics walters1@stanford.edu
Beibei Wang Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering beibeiw@stanford.edu
Jennifer Wang Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Jennifer's research interests address human behaviour change in the context of climate change, with the ultimate aim of shifting normative practices and paradigms within public policy, business, and individual behaviour to effectively account for the impacts and risks of climate change and environmental sustainability.

jw56@stanford.edu
Yifan Wang Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering

Thermal implementations of linear solver in ADGPRS

yfwang09@stanford.edu
Yinan Wang Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering

Evaluating the adequacy of model complexity in the application of rule-based reservoir modeling

yinan@stanford.edu
Yixuan Wang Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering yixuanw@stanford.edu
Ellen Marguerite Ward University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate emward@stanford.edu
Leighton Myles Watson University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate lwat054@stanford.edu
Matthew Winnick Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science mwinnick@stanford.edu
Molly Rose Witter University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate mrwitter@stanford.edu
Uri Wollner University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate uriwolln@stanford.edu
Philip Womble Ph.D. Student in Environment and Resources

Philip studies legal and water supply planning strategies that use water markets to help communities and ecosystems adapt to drought and climate change.

pjwomble@stanford.edu
Mandy Wong Ph.D. Student in Geophysics mandyman@stanford.edu
Zhi Yang Wong Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering zhiyangw@stanford.edu
Ying Qi Wong University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate yqwong@stanford.edu
Yu Xia Ph.D. Student in Geophysics yux@stanford.edu
Shaochuan Xu Ph.D. Student in Geophysics scxu@stanford.edu
Chen Xue Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering xuechen@stanford.edu
Berker Yagci Joint MS-MBA student yagci@stanford.edu
Fan Yang Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences fyang1@stanford.edu
Guang Yang Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering gyang2@stanford.edu
Yunfei Yang Ph.D. Student in Geophysics iyyang@stanford.edu
Yao Yao Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering yyyao@stanford.edu
Timothy Yeskoo Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering tyeskoo@stanford.edu
Xinchi Yin University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate xcyin@stanford.edu
Clara Yoon Ph.D. Student in Geophysics (650) 725-4369
ceyoon@stanford.edu
James Yoon Ph.D. Student in Environmental Earth System Science jimyoon@stanford.edu
Holly Helen Young University Student Department of Geological and Environmental Sciences Graduate hhyoung@stanford.edu
Mengyao Yuan Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering yuanmy@stanford.edu
Wonjin Yun Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering Enhanced Oil Recovery, Fluid Mechanics, Partially Hydrolyzed Polymer Solution wyun@stanford.edu
Inessa Yurchenko Ph.D. Student in Geological and Environmental Sciences inessa@stanford.edu
Christopher Zahasky Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering Understanding risks to storage security of geologically sequestered CO2 GESB 103
zahas002@stanford.edu
Katrina Danielle Zamudio Students - Graduate kzamudio@stanford.edu
Rustem Zaydullin Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering rustemz@stanford.edu
Markus Zechner Ph.D. Student in Energy Resources Engineering mzechner@stanford.edu
Cathy Ke Zhang Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering kez@stanford.edu
Yang Zhang Ph.D. Student in Geophysics zyang03@stanford.edu
Yuran Zhang Masters Student in Energy Resources Engineering yuranz4@stanford.edu
Yi Zhao University Student Department of Environmental Earth System Science Graduate yizhao@stanford.edu
Yujie Zheng University Student Department of Geophysics Graduate yjzheng@stanford.edu