Global Extremes in Lithosphere-Asthenosphere Properties

Karen Fischer

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 11:00
Weekly Seminar Series
Karen Fischer

Karen Fischer is the Louis and Elizabeth Scherck Distinguished Professor of Geological Sciences at Brown University.  Her research involves imaging the structure of the Earth's crust and mantle using seismic waves in order to better understand dynamic processes inside Earth.  Fischer received her Ph.D. in Geophysics from MIT in 1989, followed by a postdoctoral fellowship at the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (Columbia University).