Principal Research Interests

Marine Geology, Tectonics and Petroleum Systems of South and Eastern Asia


Climatic and anthropogenic impacts on environment in monsoonal Asia - Geoarchaeology


Solid Earth-Climate Interactions in Asia


Geology of the Asian Monsoon


Sedimentation and tectonics in active margins


Origin and maintenance of the continental crust

Charles T. McCord Professor of Petroleum Geology

Dr. Henry V. Howe Distinguished Professor

Department of Geology and Geophysics,

E235 Howe-Russell-Kniffen Geoscience Complex

Louisiana State University,

Baton Rouge, LA 70803,


Tel: +1 225-578-2153

Fax: +1 225-578-2302


Visiting Scientist

Department of Geology and Geophysics

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Woods Hole, MA 02543


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