Baylor University
Department of Geosciences
College of Arts and Sciences

Geology News Items

Baylor Geology Students Place At Research Competition

Oct. 2, 2009

Baylor University graduate students, Alan Gunnell and Ryan Dhillon, placed first and second, respectively, in the AAPG student expo research competition, held in Houston, Texas. Please be sure to congratulate them and find out more about their cutting-edge research. Their titles are listed below:

1st Place

TITLE: Comparison of direct current resistivity profiles and 2-D seismic data of an active methane vent in the Gulf of Mexico, Mississippi Canyon, Block 118.

AUTHORS: Alan Gunnell and John Dunbar

2nd Place

TITLE: Petrographic evaluation of a Permian-Triassic erosion surface and implications for the causes of the end-Permian extinction

AUTHORS: Ryan Dhillon and Dan Lehrmann

Graduate Students attending the AAPG expo from left to right:
Scott Douglas, Alan Gunnell, Ryan Dhillon, Stephen Secrest, Carrie Rockett, Jason Mintz,
and Ryan Lindsay