Eric S. Cowgill field portrait.

Eric S. Cowgill

Eric S. Cowgill | Professor
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles (2001)
3121 Earth & Physical Sci | 530-754-6574

Structural geology and tectonics; primarily interested in understanding regional deformation within active continental collision zones. Emphasis on the evolution of orogen-scale fault systems and their interactions. Current projects include determining the regional kinematics of active deformation within the Arabia-Eurasia collision zone and the tectonic evolution of the northern Tibetan Plateau.

pronunciation | last name is pronounced “Co-gill
pronouns | he/him
websites | UC Davis W.M. Keck Center for Active Visualization in the Earth Sciences (KeckCAVES)