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Michael
S.
Steckler
Lamont Research Professor
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Marine Geology and Geophysics
108E Oceanography
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000
Palisades
NY
10964-8000
US
Phone: 
(845) 365-8479
Fax: 
(845) 365-8156

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Fields of interest: 
Tectonics of Sedimentary Basins, Isostasy, Stratigraphic Modeling, Marine Geophysics

Some of projects include:

  • PIRE:¬†Life On A Tectonically-Active Delta: Convergence Of Earth Science And Geohazard Research In Bangladesh With Education And Capacity ( details )
  • Collaborative Research: Uplift and faulting at the transition from subduction to collision - A field and modeling study of the Calabrian Arc ( details )
  • Collaborative Research: Basin Evolution along Continental Transforms: Nested Hi-Resolution Multichannel Survey in the Marmara Sea, Turkey (details)
  • Collision of the Burma Arc accretionary prism with the Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta in Bangladesh
  • Modeling gravity filed and earth deformation from monsoonal flooding in Bangladesh using hydrographic, GRACE and GPS data
  • RAPID: Collaborative Research: Off-Shore Coseismic Effects Of The Port Au Prince Earthquake, Haiti (details)

 

Education
List of degrees from highest to lowest:
Ph.D. Thesis: The Thermal and Mechanical Evolution of Atlantic-type Continental Margins.
Columbia University
1981
B.S.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1976
Honors & Awards: 
Arthur D. Storke Research Fellowship, DEES, Columbia University 1988
A.I. Levorsen Award (best paper, A.A.P.G. Eastern Section). 1980
Luc Lavier (UTIG)
Dave Reynolds (Exxon)
Selected Publications: