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Dr. Nels Iverson

Dr. Nels Iverson
Post-Doctoral Researcher
New Mexico Bureau of Geology & Mineral Resources
New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology
801 Leroy Place
Socorro NM 87801-4796
575-835-5319
(575) 835-6333 fax

Education

  • B.S., 2010, University of Hawaii at Hilo
  • M.S., 2013, New Mexico Tech

Thesis: Eruptive history and magmatic stability of Erebus volcano, Antarctica: Insights from englacial tephra

  • Ph.D., 2017, New Mexico Tech

Dissertation: Antarctica's englacial tephra record: Characterizing and integrating tephra from blue ice areas and ice cores

Publications

(See Curriculum Vitae for more details)

Dunbar, N.W., Iverson, N.A., Van Eaton, E., Sigl, M. McConnell, J., Alloway,. B, Wilson, C. 2017. New Zealand super-eruption provides time marker for Last Glacial Maximum in Antarctica. Scientific Reports, 7(1):12238. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-11758-0

Iverson, N. A., Lieb-Lappen, R., Dunbar, N. W., Obbard, R., Kim, E., & Golden, E. 2017. The first physical evidence of subglacial volcanism under the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Scientific Reports, 7, 11457. http://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-017-11515-3

Iverson, N.A., Kalteyer, D., Dunbar, N.W., Kurbatov, A. and Yates, M., 2017a. Advancements and best practices for analysis and correlation of tephra and cryptotephra in ice. Quaternary Geochronology, 40: 45-55

Iverson, N.A., Kyle, P.R., Dunbar, N.W., McIntosh, W.C., Pearce, N.J.G., 2014. Eruptive history and magmatic stability of Erebus volcano, Antarctica: Insights from englacial tephra. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems 15, 4180-4202.