People Directory : Stephen A. Swift
Stephen A. Swift
Emeritus Research Scholar
Geology & Geophysics
Office Phone: +1 508 289 2626
Fax: +1 508 457 2150
WHOI Mailing Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
266 Woods Hole Rd.
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050
B.A. Dartmouth College, 1973, Earth Sciences
M.S. Oregon State University, 1976, Oceanography and Marine Geology
Ph.D. MIT/WHOI Joint Program, 1986, Marine Geology and Geophysics
Seismic structure of oceanic crust, borehole seismology, depositional patterns and facies models of deep marine sediments, development of continental slopes, rises, and marginal seas; erosion, transport, and deposition of deep-sea sediment; environmental impact of deep-sea manganese nodule mining; marine geology and tectonics in the Middle East.