John Behrendt

John Behrendt

Fellow Emeritus/Senior Research Associate

Departments

Education

  • PhD Geophysics: University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1961
  • MS Geology: University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1956
  • BS Physics: University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1954

Contact Information

(Office) 303 492-3733
(Fax) 303 492 6388
INSTAAR, University of Colorado, Boulder, 80309-0450

Specialty

Geophysics (aeromagnetics, gravity, seismology). Tectonics, glaciology, polar geophysics, marine geophysics.

Antarctic history.

Research Interests

Aerogeophycal surveys of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet.
Subglacial volcanism in Antarctica.
Tectonics of continental rifts and rifted continental margins.