Geophysical Research at Memorial University: Building on Our Legacy and Seeking Out New Horizons


J. KIM WELFORD, ALISON E. MALCOLM, COLIN G. FARQUHARSON, AND ALISON LEITCH MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF EARTH SCIENCES, ST. JOHN’S, NL, CANADA KWELFORD@MUN.CA. Summary Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador offers a comprehensive education in geophysics and the broadest range of academic geophysical research opportunities for both undergraduate and graduate students in Atlantic Canada. This article provides an overview of where we are and where we’re going, highlighting opportunities to expand into new avenues of research relevant to the province, to Canadians, and to the world. Introduction Canada is fortunate to host the energy resources that we've come to depend [...]