ESP Biography

EMMA MACKIE, Geophysics PhD

Major: Geophysics

College/Employer: Stanford

Year of Graduation: 2022

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Brief Biographical Sketch:

I'm a California native in the first year of my PhD in Geophysics. I work in Stanford's Radio Glaciology lab and am particularly interested in subglacial hydrology and geology.

Past Classes

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R6350: From Alaska to Antarctica: Glaciers and a changing climate in Splash Spring 2018 (May. 05 - 06, 2018)
Glaciers are an exciting component of the climate system! Understanding how these features interact with the ocean and atmosphere is important for predicting sea level rise. Here we introduce glaciers and ice sheets, explain what we know about their behavior, and discuss the different ways scientists are able to study these remote features in extreme environments.