SIPERG would like to give a big congratulations to Dr. Wanamaker’s student, Juan Carlos Romero Gelvez, who successfully defended his master’s thesis in July and has earned his master of science in geology degree. The title of Juan’s thesis is “A 50 kyr Rainfall Record Derived from Colombian Stalagmites: Insights on Intertropical Convergence Zone Dynamics … Continue reading Congratulations Juan, Master of Science!
In January 2019, Dr. Alan Wanamaker and PhD student Diana Thatcher started the new year with field work to Portugal, accompanied by collaborators, Dr. David Gillkin (Union College) and an undergraduate student from Union College, Alaina Chormann. While in Portugal, the group visited a total of five caves in the central and southern parts of … Continue reading SIPERG returns to Portugal
In January, Dr. Al Wanamaker joined collaborator, Dr. Rhawn Denniston (Cornell College), and several Portuguese collaborators to visit four caves in central and southern Portugal. Two of these caves are the subject of current research and two new caves were visited for potential future research. Al and Rhawn were tasked with reading loggers, collecting drip … Continue reading SIPERG returns to Portugal