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at sea
on shipboard
placing sensors
in the field in China
in the field in China

Student Opportunities

Research funds are available for undergraduate students to do senior thesis within this project. Selected undergraduate students will travel to China to participate in field work and training.

This project actively seeks and will provide support for graduate students interested in conducting thesis / dissertation research related to intraplate earthquake studies in China. Fields of research include:

  • Earthquake Seismology
  • Active-Source Seismology
  • Marine Geophysics
  • Tectonic Geodesy
  • Earthquake Geology
  • Earthquakes & Geodynamics

Student opportunities brochure (pdf)


Mian Liu, Professor
phone: 573-882-3784
fax: 573-882-5458

101 Geology Building
Department of Geological Sciences
University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO 65211-1380