Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences American Association of Petroleum Geologists Annual ConferenceEAS PhD student Lucia Torrado working at the EAS information booth at the American Association of Petroleum Geologists annual conference in Calgary, Canada, June, 2016.31st Annual Student Research Day/Alumni and Industry Open HouseGroup photo of the EAS Department on Research taken on Student Research Day/Alumni and Industry Open House (April 29, 2016). Click for a program of activities and research presentations.Peer Reviewed EAS PublicationsPeer-reviewed publications of faculty and students of the Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences (2012-present). Click for more information.Research Cruise to Tamu Massif VolcanoUH team completed the research cruise to underwater volcano, Tamu Massif, on the R/V Falkor. Seven Earth and Atmospheric Sciences students joined Professor Will Sager to gather data to determine how the world's largest single volcano was formed.YBRA Field CampSecond session of the UH summer undergraduate geology field camp in July-August, 2015, based at the Yellowstone Bighorn Research Association's Geology Field Station (YBRA) located south of town of Red Lodge in southwestern Montana.Measuring with Jacob's StaffMeasuring stratigraphic section with Jacob's staff, 2012 undergrad field methods class, Big Bend Park, Texas.2012 Undergrad Field Methods ClassPreparing for a day of field mapping, 2012 undergrad field methods class, Big Bend Park, Texas. In The SpotlightThree Renowned Energy Researchers Join University of HoustonJohn Suppe, joining the EAS faculty, was recruited under Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's new Governor's University Research Initiative.Sinking Ground: Khan, Geology Professor, Studies Subsidence in HoustonWants to understand role the region's tectonics play in subsidence.