Theses in Progress

Master of Science (Geology) Theses

Clastic rocks in north Wales
Sarah Dunn
Supervisor: P. Pufahl

Petrology, age, and tectonic implications of the Western Highlands Shear Zone, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada
Kyle Kucker
Supervisors: S. Barr, D. van Rooyen

Factors controlling intrusion-related mineralization in Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia: A comparison of Silurian-Devonian plutons in Ganderia and Avalonia
Alicia Moning
Supervisor: S. Barr


Ordovician ironstone from the Western Asturian-Leonese Zone, Spain, and evolution of the Rheic Ocean
Alex Squires
Supervisor: P. Pufahl


Bachelor of Science (Honours) Theses
(Environmental Science, Environmental Geoscience and Geology)

* asterisk indicates proposal is complete

Philicity Byers (Environmental Science)
Supervisors: A Walker

Hannah Machat (Environmental Science)
Supervisors: A Walker, R Evans

Megan MacIsaac (Environmental Science)
Effects of granite dust treatment on herbivory and volatile emissions of lilies
Supervisors: K Hiller, N Faraone

Anna Murphy (Environmental Science)
Stress hormones in fish
Supervisors: M Stokesbury

Crystal Smith (Geology)
Geochemical and Mineralogical dispersal in till from the East Kemptville Sn-Zn-Cu-Ag deposit, southwest Nova Scotia
Supervisor: D Brushett, I Spooner

Sarah Stewart (Environmental Science)
Interactions between turbines and fish in the Minas Passage
Supervisor: M. Stokesbury

Garrett Velkjar (Geology)
Cecil Lake, British Columbia: a paleolimnological analysis of natural and anthropogenic environmental change
Supervisor: I Spooner

Dylan Wyles (Geology)
Paleolimnological analysis of Boat Harbour, Nova Scotia
Supervisor: I Spooner