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AEOLIAN LAB

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ABOUT US

The Aeolian Lab studies modern and ancient Earth and planetary aeolian (wind-blown) sedimentary systems. Their overarching current and long-term research goal is to develop a process-based, grain-to-landscape scale framework for understanding aeolian systems and apply this framework to interpret the climate histories of landscapes and sedimentary rocks across the Solar System. Their work is guided by the philosophy that aeolian systems uniquely couple atmospheric processes with a planet’s surface sediment transport system and provide the most direct means to access information about atmospheric dynamics from the geomorphic and sedimentary record. Although their work is anchored by aeolian science, the research group also examines fluvial, marine and periglacial sedimentary systems.  The Aeolian Lab uses fieldwork,  remote sensing, laboratory experiments, numerical modeling, and radiogenic and stable isotope geochemistry to explore their science goals.


​Dr. Ryan C. Ewing is the Principal Investigator of the lab. He holds a BA from The Colorado College, and a MS and Phd from the University of Texas at Austin.

 

MEET THE TEAM

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Associate Professor

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MARION NACHON

Research Scientist

KASHAUNA MASON

PhD Student

Lauren Berger

PhD Student

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EMILY CHAMPION

MS Student

NEHA BASKAR

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RESEARCH THEMES

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DUNE FIELD PATTERN FORMATION

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BEDFORM MORPHODYNAMICS

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GRAINS

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ANCIENT WINDINESS

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AEOLIAN BIOSIGNATURES

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PLANETARY OPERATIONS

 

FIELD AREAS

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CONTACT US

Interested in Geology? Contact us for PhD opportunities.

Phone: 979-845-2089

Email: rce@tamu.edu

Office: Halbouty 261

Shipping Address:

611 Ross St. Halbouty Bld. Room 108

Dept. Geology and Geophysics

Texas A&M University

College Station, TX 77843

US Postal Service Address:

3115 TAMU Texas A&M University

College Station, TX 77843-31150