Marine Geophysics and Hydroacoustics

Rachel Barrett, M.Sc.

PhD Student

Otto-Hahn-Platz 1, R. 109
Phone: +49 431 880-2113
rachel.barrett@ifg.uni-kiel.de

Research Interests

  • Quantitative geomorphometric analysis of submarine mass wasting deposits
  • Oceanic transform faults and the Cretaceous break-up of the New Zealand sector of Gondwana
  • Subduction zone dynamics and Slow slip events

Resume

Since 10/2017  PhD student at Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Marine Geophysics and Hydroacoustics

03/2015 - 04/2017  M.Sc. Geophysics at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

03/2012 - 03/2015  B.Sc. Geophysics and Geology at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

 

Expeditions

  • March-April 2016, RV Sonne (SO-246): Eastern Chatham Rise, east of New Zealand

    Member of the Seismic Reflection and Potential Field teams

  • Sept-October 2016, RV Tangaroa (TAN-1611): Colville Ridge, north of New Zealand

    Member of the Geophysics/Potential Field team

Publications

Posters:

  • Barrett, R. S. , Davy, B. , Stern, T. and Gohl, K. (2016). The Wishbone Ridge at the Chatham Rise intersection: fault characteristics and tectonic implications [Poster], Geosciences 2016, Wanaka, New Zealand.

Thesis

  • Barrett, R.S. (2017). The Wishbone Ridge at the Chatham Rise Intersection: Structural Characteristics and Tectonic Implications (M.Sc.Thesis), Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, 151 pp.