Tanya Atwater Homepage

Tanya Atwater, University of Santa Barbara, Department of Geosciences

Tanya Atwater, professor of geosciences at the University of Santa Barbara, hosts this homepage. The homepage contains information regarding Atwater's teaching, research, publications and animations. Users can download animations free of charge, although registration is required. Visualizations cover subjects such as plate tectonics, California tectonic history and oil reservoirs. This is a useful site for scientific visualizations for the west coast of the United States.

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Part of the Starting Point collection. The Starting Point collection includes resources addressing the needs of faculty and graduate students designing, developing, and delivering entry-level undergraduate courses in geoscience.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology:Regional Structural/Tectonic Activity, Geoscience:Geology:Tectonics, Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels, Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology:Modeling Structural Processes, Geoscience:Geology:Sedimentary Geology:Petroleum/Coal Geology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Lower (13-14), College Upper (15-16)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Plate Tectonics, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Sedimentary Geology, Structural Geology, Environmental Science