Audrey Huerta

Geological Sciences

Central Washington University

Workshop Participant, Webinar Participant, Website Contributor, Reviewer

Website Content Contributions

Activities (3)

Isostasy and crustal thickness part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Teaching with MATLAB 2015:Teaching Activities
Students will write a matlab code to calculate crustal thickness of 5 locations. Calculations will use topography (determined by running a matlab script that creates a clickable map) and nominal density values, and ...

Slip Rates on young faults part of Structural Geology:Structure, Geophysics, and Tectonics 2012:Activities
Students use measured ages and offset of quaternary surfaces to determine vertical slip rates of a young fault. Students then must determine if vertical slip rates have varied significantly through time.

Estimating the spreading rate of Atlantic and Pacific ridges part of Structural Geology:Structure, Geophysics, and Tectonics 2012:Activities
Given maps of bathymetry of Atlantic and Pacific Ocean, students estimate spreading rate of each ridge writing a matlab script that plots a line of bathymetry, and calculated bathymetry as a function of spreading ...

Other Contribution (1)

Estimating the spreading rate of the Atlantic and Pacific ridges part of Teaching Computation in the Sciences Using MATLAB:Teaching with MATLAB 2015:Teaching Activities
Audrey Huerta, Central Washington University This page is a supplement to the original activity description found here Short description of the activity Given maps of bathymetry of Atlantic and Pacific Ocean, ...