Faculty [A-Mc]

James G. Anderson

James G. Anderson

Philip S. Weld Professor of Atmospheric Chemistry

Gas-phase kinetics of free radicals; catalytic processes in the atmosphere controlling global change of ozone; high-altitude experiments from balloons and aircraft; development of laser systems for stratospheric and tropospheric studies; development of high-altitude, long-duration unmanned aircraft for studies of global change.

Marine Denolle

Marine Denolle

Assistant Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Earthquake Seismology, ground motion prediction, wave propagation in shallow crust, observations of earthquake source processes, subduction zone hazards

Peter Huybers

Peter Huybers

Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences and of Environmental Science and Engineering

Peter Huybers is a Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Harvard University whose research interests lie in developing a better understanding of the climate system and its implications for society.  On-going research involves interactions between volcanism and glaciation, trends and predictability of extreme temperatures, and implication of climate change for food production.

(617) 495-4811, f: (617) 384-7396
David  Johnston

David Johnston

Professor of the Natural Sciences and co-Director of Graduate Studies

Isotope geochemistry and historical geobiology. Re-animating ancient ecosystems and ocean chemistry using stable isotope systems, chemical speciation techniques, modern microbial experiments (for calibration) and theoretical considerations.

617-496-5024 f: 617-384-7396
Andrew H. Knoll

Andrew H. Knoll

Fisher Professor of Natural History and Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences

Andy Knoll is the Fisher Professor of Natural History at Harvard University. He received his B.A. in Geology from Lehigh University in 1973 and his Ph.D., also in Geology, from Harvard in 1977.

617-495-9306, f: 617-495-5667
James J.  McCarthy

James J. McCarthy

Alexander Agassiz Professor of Biological Oceanography

Biological oceanography, phytoplankton ecology, nitrogen nutrition of phytoplankton.

617-495-2330 f: 617-496-4079