Thomas I. Wilch

Thom WilchHerbert H. & Grace A. Dow Trustees' Professor in the Sciences
Department Chair, Geological Sciences

Office: 026 Palenske Hall
Phone: 517/629-0759
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Dr. Thom Wilch is a Quaternary geologist who specializes in glacial geology, physical volcanology, and paleoclimate history.  Two current research projects focus on using volcanic records to reconstruct the history of the Antarctic Ice Sheet.   He is on the ANDRILL project research team and is a PI on research funded by the NSF.  Paul Roberts '07 and Meagan Bosket '09 accompanied Thom as student researchers on recent research expeditions to Minna Bluff, Antarctica. In addition to his Antarctic research, Thom has an ongoing field-based fluvial geomorphology in in south-central Michigan.  




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