Ferrier, Dr. Ken

    

Ferrier, Dr. Ken

Assistant Professor

Research Area

Research Interests

  • Co-evolution of topography, climate, tectonics, and life
  • Sea level responses to sedimentary loading
  • Cosmogenic nuclide analysis to measure rates of topographic change
  • Numerical modeling of the physical and chemical evolution of mountain ranges

Awards

  • Global Scholar, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, 2013-14
  • Kavli Frontiers of Science Fellow, National Academy of Sciences, 2012

Education

  • Ph.D., Earth and Planetary Science, University of California, Berkeley, 2009
  • A.B., Physics, Cornell University, 2000

Contact Information

Phone: 
404-385-4418
Email: 
ken.ferrier@eas.gatech.edu
Office: 
ES&T 3244
Lab Room: 
ES&T 3131/3139