Robert S. Detrick
Geology & Geophysics
Office Phone: +1 508 289 2227
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Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
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Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050
B.S. Lehigh University, 1971, Geology/Physics
M.S. Scripps Institution of Oceanography, 1974, Marine Geology
Ph.D. MIT/WHOI Joint Program, 1978, Marine Geophysics
Crustal accretion processes at mid-ocean ridges; the seismic structure and evolution of oceanic crust; size, depth, and physical properties of ridge crest magma chambers; nature of mantle flow beneath mid-ocean ridges and relationship to ridge segmentation and axial topography; relationship between seismic structure of oceanic crust and geology ofthe crust.