Ph.D., Stanford University (2012)
Office: 235 Beach Hall
Office phone: 860-486-1395
thermochron.uconn.edu [research website]
Tectonics, Mountain-building, and Paleoclimate
UConn Geography Research Cluster:
Fosdick, J.C., Carrapa, B., Reat, E.J., Ortiz, G., and Alvarado, P., 2017, Retroarc basin reorganization and aridification during Paleogene uplift of the southern central Andes: Tectonics, v. 36, doi:10.1002/2016TC004400.
Val, P., Hoke, G.D., Fosdick, J.C., and Wittmann, H, 2016, Dynamics of erosion in a compressional mountain range revealed by 10Be paleoerosion rates, Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 15, p. 173-185.
Fosdick, J.C., Carrapa, B., and Ortiz, G., 2015, Faulting and erosion in the Argentine Precordillera during changes in subduction regime: reconciling bedrock cooling and detrital records: Earth and Planetary Science Letters, v. 432, p. 73-83, doi: 10.1016/j.epsl.2015.09.041.
Funded Research Projects
Global eustasy or tectonic subsidence? Investigating controls on basin evolution during Cenozoic plate reorganization, Magallanes Basin, Patagonia. National Science Foundation Earth Sciences (EAR) Tectonics Program (PI, $231,613 2016-2019, Award #1649585)