Obituary: Dr. Alexander Kaufman (1931-2023)

Dr. Alexander Kaufman, professor in the Mines Geophysics Department from 1977-2005 passed away on June 7, 2023. Dr. Kaufman was born August 1, 1931 in Moscow, Russia. He was the tenth child in a large Jewish family. As a child during World War II, he was evacuated...

Jin elected as SEG District 3 Rep

Assistant Professor Ge Jin has been elected to represent District 3 of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG). The SEG is a nonprofit organization with 11,000 members in 126 countries. The organization provides information, tools, and resources to Advance the...

Bernstein honored with T.K. Young Leadership Award

PhD student Brett Bernstein has been named as the recipient of this year’s T.K. Young Geophysics’ Leadership Award. The award recognizes excellence and leadership through service and collaboration. Brett has been a leader in the department through stepping into...

Thank you to the Guu family

Thank you to the Guu family for sponsoring the Guu-Major Opportunity Fellowship Endowment. Learn more about the Guu family and their mentor Dr. Maurice Major in this story from our Mines newsroom: Mines – Geophysics fellowship celebrates alumni and the professor...