Suzanne Beske-Diehl

Suzanne Beske-Diehl


  • Professor Emerita, Geological and Mining Engineering and Sciences
  • Postdoctoral, University of Minnesota, 1977-1979
  • PhD, University of Wyoming, 1977
  • MS, Western Washington University, 1972
  • BS, University of Minnesota, 1967

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Research Interests

  • Use of rock magnetic properties to identify volcanic ash and as indicators of atmospheric fractionation
  • Rock magnetic properties as an indicator of environmental change with special interest in Lake Superior
  • Effect of alteration on the magnetization of basalts
  • Magnetostratigraphy of the Pliocene sediments in Anza-Borrego State Park, California
  • Paleomagnetism and polar wander for North America at about 1.1 Ga concentrating on Keweenawan rocks