People Directory : Maurice Tivey

Maurice Tivey

Maurice Tivey

Senior Scientist

Geology & Geophysics

Senior Scientist

Office Phone: +1 508 289 2265

Fax: +1 508 457 2150

Office Phone: +1 508 289 4845

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WHOI Mailing Address:

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

266 Woods Hole Rd.

MS# 22

Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050

Other WHOI Addresses:

Office: Clark South 172 (MS# 24)


B.S. Dalhousie University, Canada, 1979, Geology (w. Honours)
M.S. University of Washington, 1981, Geological Oceanography
Ph.D. University of Washington, 1988, Geological Oceanography

Research Interests

Marine magnetism; deep-tow and submersible magnetics; magnetization of oceanic crust; fine-scale magnetic signals; rock magnetism and geomagnetism; physical properties of oceanic crust; mid-ocean ridge processes including the formation and evolution of ocean crust and hydrothermal systems; image processing; geophysical forward and inverse modeling techniques.