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Raquel Granados Aguilar
Raquel Granados Aguilar
Phone:
(979) 845-2451
Fax:
(979) 845-6162
Email:
raquelg@tamu.edu
Office:
Halbouty 270 / IODP B104
Address:

Department of Geology and Geophysics
Texas A&M University
3115 TAMU
College Station, Texas 77843-3115


Degrees:

PhD student, High Alpine and Arctic Research Program (HAARP), Geology & Geophysics, Texas A&M University, 2014 – present.

Licenciatura Geology, University of Costa Rica, 2011- 2013. Thesis approved with distinction.

BSc Geology, University of Costa Rica, 2006-2010. 

Awards:

International Peace Scholarship from the P.E.O sisterhood 2016-2017 http://geonews.tamu.edu/news/2016/05/granados-fellowship

Diploma of Academic Excellence, Best Grade Point Average of Geology, University of Costa Rica, 2011.
Courses:

Graduate Teaching Assistant: Environmental Geology, Texas A&M University, 2016.

Undergraduate Teaching Assistant: Mineralogy, Mineral Deposits, Igneous Petrography, and Fundamentals of Geology, University of Costa Rica 2008-2011.

Links:

Check out Raquel’s research project here: https://experiment.com/rockglaciers

LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/raquelgranadosaguilar

Raquel Granados Aguilar

Graduate Student / Curatorial Assistant GCR-IODP

Research Interests

Geomorphology, Global Change, Periglacial Processes, Critical Zone, Rock Glaciers, Mass movement, Slope Stability, Environmental Geology, Engineering Geology, Water Resources

Selected Publications

Rowley, T., Giardino, J. R., Granados, R. & Vitek, J. D., (2015): Periglacial Processes and Landforms in the Critical Zone. In: Giardino, J., Houser, C. Principles and Dynamics of the Critical Zone, (19). ISBN: 978-0-444-63369-9

Chamorro, A., Giardino, J. R., Granados, R. & Price, A., (2015): A terrestrial Landscape Ecology approach to the Critical Zone. In: Giardino, J., Houser, C. Principles and Dynamics of the Critical Zone, (19). ISBN: 978-0-444-63369-9

Aguilar, T. & Granados, R., (in preparation): Geological evidence of climate variability in Doña Ana, Punta Carballo Formation, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Mora, R. & Granados, R., (2014): Zoning Based on Denudational Processes of the Cruz River Watershed, Escazú, San José, Costa Rica: Recommendations to improve the Spatial Management.- Rev. Geol. Amér. Central, 50: 9-112. ISSN: 0256-7024.

Mora, R. & Granados, R., (2012): Slope Stability Considering Uncertainty of Data: Study Case of Mansiones, Montes de Oca, San José, Costa Rica.-Rev. Geol. Amér. Central, 47: 133-141. ISSN: 0256-7024.

Porras, H., Cascante, M., Granados, R. & Alvarado, G., (2012): Volcano-stratigraphy and tectonics of the Western Central Valley and Montes del Aguacate along road 27, Costa Rica.- Rev. Geol. Amér. Central, 47: 69-93. ISSN: 0256-7024.

Additional Information

Advisor: Rick Giardino

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