Eric Kiser

Eric Kiser
Graduate student (2007-2012)

2007 B.Sc. (Geology), University of Illinois
2012 Ph.D. (Earth Sciences), Harvard University
2012- postdoctoral fellow, Rice University

sara kowalke

Sara Kowalke
IRIS intern (summer 2011)

2012 (expected) B.S. (Geological Sciences) San Diego State University

Megan Torpey
IRIS intern (summer 2010)

colleen dalton

Colleen Dalton
Graduate Student (2002-2007)

current Assistant Professor at Boston University

bogdan kustowski

Bogdan Kustowski
Graduate Student/Postdoctoral Fellow (2000-2007)

current at Chevron

Göran Ekström

Göran Ekström
Professor (1990-2006)

2006-current Professor of Earth and Environmental Science at Columbia University

Meredith Nettles

Meredith Nettles
Graduate Student (2000-2005)
Undergraduate Research Assistant (1995-1997)

current Associate Professor of Earth and Environmental Science at Columbia University

Natasha Maternovskaya

Natasha N. Maternovskaya
Research Assistant


Jianfeng Pan

Jianfeng Pan
Graduate Student (1999-2004)


Michael Antolik

Michael Antolik
Postdoctoral Fellow (1998-2003)


Karen Felzer

Karen Felzer
Graduate Student (1998-2003)

current Research Scientist at USGS Pasadena

Rachel Abercrombie

Rachel Abercrombie
Research Associate (1998-2001)

current Research Associate Professor at Boston University

Lapo Boschi

Lapo Boschi
Graduate Student (1996-2001)

as of 2001 a researcher at University Federico II, Napoli, Italy

Yu Gu

Yu Gu
Graduate Student (1995-2001)

current Assitant Professor at University of Alberta

Wei-jia Su

Wei-jia Su
Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow


Jeroen Tromp

Jeroen Tromp
Professor (1992-2000)

current Professor of Geosciences and Applied and Computational Mathematis. Blair Professor of Geology at Princeton University

Erik Larson

Erik Larson
Graduate Student (Ph.D. May, 2000)

as of 2006 an engineer with ACTA Inc in Los Angeles

Dimitri Komatitsch

Dimitri Komatitsch
Postdoctoral Fellow and Research Associate (1997-1999)

current CNRS Research Director (DR CNRS) in the Laboratory of Mechanics and Acoustics at CNRS/University of Aix-Marseille, France

Christian Peccei

Christian Peccei
Undergraduate Student (1999)

as of 2006 a grad student in Engineering-Economic systems and Operations research at Stanford University

Bob Fischer

Bob Fischer
Graduate Student (1997-1998)
changed focus to computer science and received Ph.D. (2003)

as of 2006 postdoc at Brigham and Women's Hospital in the Decision Systems Group and performing professionally for Jose Mateo's Ballet Theater

Xian-Feng Liu

Xian-Feng Liu
Graduate Student (Ph.D. March, 1998)

as of 2006 at Citigroup/Citibank, New York City

Hong Ma

Hong Ma
Postdoctoral Fellow

as of 2006 at American International Group, New York City

Daniel Russakof

Daniel Russakof
Undergraduate Student

as of 2006 a graduate student in computer science at Stanford University

Misha Salganik

Misha Salganik
Research Staff

as of 2011 at Cytel Inc.

Gideon Smith

Gideon Smith
Postdoctoral Fellow

as of 1998 a research scientist in seismology at Washington University in St. Louis

Zheng Wang

Zheng Wang
Postdoctoral Fellow (1995-1997)

as of 2006 at Bloomberg, Princeton, NJ

Eva Zanzerkia

Eva Zanzerkia
Undergraduate Student (1997)

as of 2012 Program Director at the National Science Foundation



A list of current members of the group can be found here.

Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences / Harvard University / 20 Oxford Street / Cambridge / MA 02138 / U.S.A. / Telephone: +1 617 495 2350 / Fax: +1 617 496 1907 / Email: reilly@eps.hartvard.edu