Kelly Liu
Ph.D. in Geophysics and Space Physics, UCLA, 1998

      

Kelly Hong Liu
Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering

Missouri University of Science and Technology
Rolla, Missouri 65401
E-mail: liukh@mst.edu
Phone: (573)-341-6724

 

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Geophysics and Space Physics, 6/1998

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
(Committee members: Paul Davis, William Kaula, Leon Knopoff, and John Vidale.)
Thesis Title: Path and Site Effects on Localized Damage Caused by the 1994 Northridge Earthquake (256 pages)

M.S., Geophysics and Space Physics, UCLA, 9/1995

B.S., Exploration Geophysics, 7/1984, Department of Exploration, China University of Petroleum

 

EMPLOYMENT

2010 - present: Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology

2006 -- 2010: Associate Professor, Missouri University of Science and Technology
2005 -- 2006: Associate Professor, Kansas State University
2000 -- 2005: Assistant Professor, Kansas State University
1999 -- 2000: Adjunct Research Assistant Professor, Kansas State University
1998 -- 1999: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Carnegie Institution of Washington
1998 -- 1999: Visiting Investigator, Arizona State University
1997 -- 1998: Pre-doctoral fellow, Carnegie Institution of Washington
1992 -- 1998: Graduate Research Assistant, UCLA (full scholarship)
1991 -- 1992: Visiting Investigator, UCLA
1984 -- 1990: Faculty of Applied Geophysics, China University of Petroleum

 

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

American Geophysical Union (AGU)

Geological Society of America (GSA)
Seismological Society of America (SSA)
Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)

K-State Chapter of Sigma Xi (2002-2003)

Geophysics Society of Kansas (GSK), Charter member (2005-2008)

International Professionals for the Advancement of Chinese Earth Sciences (IPACES)

Associate Editor for Journal of Geophysical Research—Solid Earth (1/2017-)

 

AWARDS

 

Missouri S&T Outstanding Teaching Award, 2015-2016

Missouri S&T Academy of Mines and Metallurgy senior faculty award, 2016

Missouri S&T Outstanding Teaching Award, 2007-2008

One of the five Missouri S&T Faculty Excellence Awards, 2016

Geological Society of America Fellow, 2017

 

ADVISOR for STUDENT COMPETITIONS

 

AAPG Imperial Barrel Award, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2014

Schlumberger Ocean Academic Competition, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vita

Formerly University of Missouri-Rolla

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