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Katy Barnhart

Katy Barnhart

PhD 2015 in Geological Sciences

Departments / Academic Programs


  • PhD: University of Colorado, 2015
  • MS: University of Colorado, 2010
  • BSE: Princeton University, 2008

Research Programs, Labs, and Groups


Geomorphology in ice-rich landscapes, Arctic coastal erosion and sea ice, permafrost, glacial geomorphology and proglacial lake evolution.


  • NESSF Fellowship, NASA, 2012
  • Graduate Research Fellowship Honorable Mention, NSF, 2010
  • W. Taylor Thom Jr. Prize, Princeton Department of Civil Engineering, 2008
  • Arthur F. Buddington Award, Princeton Department of Geological Sciences, 2008