Matthew Siegfried

Associate Professor, Geophysics

Dr. Matthew Siegfried

Labs and Research Centers


  • PhD, Earth Sciences, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
  • BA and MS, Earth Sciences, Dartmouth College

Research Areas

  • Subglacial hydrology
  • Ice-ocean interaction
  • Grounding zone dynamics
  • Geophysical surveying of ice streams
  • Air- and space-borne laser altimetry

Courses Taught

  • Applications of Satellite Remote Sensing

Awards and Honors

2023 Mines Excellence in Research Award

2022 Undergraduate Student Government Faculty Award for Geophysics

2020 American Geophysical Union Outstanding Reviewer