Michael D. Blum, Ph.D.

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - Geology
Ritchie Distinguished Professor
Primary office:
Lindley Hall, 325
University of Kansas
1475 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045


Dr. Blum is interested in surface processes and the stratigraphic record, fluvial and coastal sedimentology, source-to-sink sediment dispersal, and sequence stratigraphy.”


Research Interests

  • Earth-surface processes
  • Fluvial and coastal sedimentology
  • Geologic responses to global climate and sea-level change
  • Source-to-sink sediment dispersal in the stratigraphic record
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