Michael D. Blum, Ph.D.

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - Geology
Ritchie Distinguished Professor
Primary office:
785.864.8868
Lindley Hall, 325
University of Kansas
1475 Jayhawk Blvd
Lawrence, KS 66045


Summary

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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Upcoming Colloquium

SPRING 2021

2/25/21: Dr. Katherine Ryker, Assistant Professor, University of South Carolina

3/25/21: Dr. Jonathan Payne, Professor, Geological Science, Stanford University, Stanford, California.

4/8/21: Dr. Peter Burgess, Professor of Sedimentary Geology and Head of Earth Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom.

4/29/21: Dr. Hildegard Westphal, Professor, Geoecology & Carbonate Sedimentology and Director of the Center for Marine Environmental Science, Bremen University, Bremen, Germany.

Geology Scholarship

The 2021-2022 Academic-Year Undergraduate Scholarship Award Application is now online.
 
Complete the online form to be considered for the scholarship award.