Peace Corps Master's International (Retired)

Master's Theses and Reports


Edrick Ramos

MS in Geology

Served in Guatemala

A Small-Scale Water Budget Approach and Water Quality Assessment: A Case Study for Calderas Lake, Guatemala

Monica Castro-Escobar

MS in Geology

Served in Ecuador

Patterns in Eruptions at Fuego from Statistical Analysis of Video Surveillance

Lindsay Davis

MS in Geology

Served in El Salvador

Disaster Risk in a Rural Environment: A Case Study Assessing Vulnerability and Natural Hazards in El Centro, San Ignacio, Chalatenango, El Salvador

Jordan A. Mayer

MS in Geology

Served in Panama

Spring Discharge Modeling: A Case Study in the Comarca Ngame-Bugle, Western Panama

Jordan P Van Sickle

MS in Geology

Served in Panama

Modeling Spring Catchment Discharge: A Case Study of Candela, Panama, Central America

Tyler M. Barton

Served in El Salvador

The Routine Disaster: A Case Study in El Salvador

Chet Hopp

MS in Geophysics

Served in Panama

Characterization of Seismicity at Volcano Baru, Panama: May 2013 through April 2014

Bri Hetland Lopez

Served in Guatemala, 2010-2012

A Surface Displacement Analysis for Volcan Pacaya from October 2001 Through March 2013 by Means of 3-D Modeling of Precise Position GPS Data
Jay Wellik, Doing More With Short Period Data: Determining Magnitudes From Clipped and Over-Run Seismic Data at Mount St. Helens
Patrice Cobin, Probabilistic Modeling of Rainfall Induced Landslide Hazard Assessment in San Juan La Laguna, Soloá, Guatemala
Stephanie Tubman, Spring Discharge Monitoring in Low-Resource Settings: A Case Study of Concepción Chiquirichapa, Guatemala

Daniel Smith

Stability Analysis and Hazard Assessment of the Northern Slopes of San Vicente Volcano in Central El Salvador

Lara Kapelanczyk

An Eruptive History of Maderas Volcano Using New Argon-40/Argon-39 Ages and Geochemical Analyses

Robert Hegemann

An Investigation of Surface Water/Groundwater Relationships in a Rural Watershed in Southern Honduras

Kyle Brill

Characterization of Harmonic Tremor at Santiaguito Volcano and Its Implications for Eruption Mechanisms

John Lyons

Dynamics and Kinematics of Eruptive Activity at Fuego Volcano, Guatemala 2005 – 2009

Jesse Silverman

"The Need Obliged Us": Culture as Capacity during the Hurricane Stan Emergency Response. A Case Study from Tectitán, Huehuetenango, Guatemala

Randall Fish

Using Water Balance Models to Approximate the Effects of Climate Change on Spring Catchment Discharge: Mt. Hanang, Tanzania

Hans Lechner

Differential GPS as a Monitoring Tool on Volcano Santa Ana (Illamatepec) and the Coatepeque Caldera, El Salvador

Julie Herrick

Recurrent voluminous sector collapses at Volcán Barú, Panama (Abstract)

Jemile Erdem

Modeling Temporal Changes using Coda Wave Interferometry and Seismo-Acoustic Observations at Fuego Volcano, Guatemala (Abstract)

Adam Blankenbicker

Detailed Characterization of Small Vulcanian Explosions at Santiaguito Volcano

Karinne Knutsen

La Yeguada Volcanic Complex, Western Panama: An Assessment of the Geologic Hazards using New Ar40/Ar39 Ages

York Lewis

Geologic Controls for Landslides in the Central American Highlands of Northern El Salvador

Essa Gross

A Manual Pumping Test Method for Characterizing the Productivity of Drilled Wells Equipped with Rope Pumps