Geophysics Faculty

Associate Professor
Lindley Hall, Room 316A

Dr. Black's work focuses on geophysics, including reflection seismology.

Professor Emeritus, Interim Dean, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
Lindley Hall, Room 17

Dr. Steeples began serving as interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences in March 2015.

Associate Professor
Lindley Hall, Room 302

Dr. Tsoflias' research interests are in applied geophysics (exploration geophysics, hydrogeophysics, biogeophysics) and the development of ground-penetrating radar (GPR) and high-resolution seismic imaging methods.  Please visit my website.

Assistant Professor
Lindley Hall, Room 213
Dr. Zhang'’s research interests focus on using geophysics to better understand tightly coupled physical, chemical, and biological processes in subsurface.

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