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Austin J Elliott, Ph.D.

Austin researches the record of earthquakes and faulting in the landscape--past and present--using remote sensing, high resolution topography, and 3D surveying to analyze the size, recurrence, and rupture process of significant faulting events.

Professional Experience

  • Research Geologist, USGS, 2019 - present
    Postdoctoral Researcher in Active Tectonics, University of Oxford, 2015 - 2019 

Education and Certifications

  • Ph.D., Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of California Davis, 2014
    B.S., Earth Sciences, University of Southern California, 2008

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