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Louis Sass, III

Glaciology, mass balance, mountain glacier dynamics, glacier response to climate forcing


Professional Experience

  • 2012 - Present        Physical Scientist, USGS Alaska Science Center

  • 2009 - 2011             Instructor, Alaska Pacific University, Glaciology and Glacier Travel field course

  • 2009 - 2012             Student Trainee, USGS Alaska Science Center

Education and Certifications

  • M.S.   2011      Alaska Pacific University, Anchorage, AK           Environmental Science

  • B.A.    2000    The Colorado College, Colorado Springs, CO      Geology

Affiliations and Memberships

  • International Glaciological Society

  • American Geophysical Union

Honors and Awards

  • NASA Earth and space science fellowship, 2009-2011

Science and Products