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James R. Rice

Mallinckrodt Professor of Engineering Sciences and Geophysics

Primary Teaching Area

Materials Science & Mechanical Engineering


Pierce 224
(617) 495-3445


Virginia Casas
Pierce 289
(617) 496-1456

Research Areas

Applied Physics
Environmental Science and Engineering
Climate Change Geophysics Ice Dynamics and Sea Level
Materials and Mechanical Engineering
Materials Fluid Mechanics Solid Mechanics

John H. Shaw

Harry C. Dudley Professor of Structural and Economic Geology and Professor of Environmental Science and Engineering

Primary Teaching Area

Environmental Science & Engineering


Geological Museum 215
(617) 495-8008


Structural Geology & Earth Resources Group
Geological Museum 215

Research Areas

Environmental Science and Engineering
Climate Change Energy Resources and Energy Systems Geophysics
Science, Technology, Innovation, and Public Policy
Energy, Environment, and Sustainability