Skip Nav
Tyler Ruchala
Tyler Ruchala
Phone:
(979) 845-2451
Fax:
(979) 845-6162
Email:
tyler.ruchala@gmail.com
Office:
Halbouty 367E
Address:

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


Degrees:

M.S. Geophysics, Texas A&M University, Current

B.S Geological Sciences, Michigan State University, 2015

- Concentration in Geophysics

- Minor in Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Awards:

Dean’s List, 2014

Michigan Lapidary and Mineral Society Scholarship, 2014

John T. Wilbrand Memorial Scholarship, 2014

Courses:

GEOL – 106 : Historical Geology

OCNG – 252 : Oceanography Lab


Links:

www.linkedin.com/in/tylerruchala

http://maplestominagalab.com/team/tyler-ruchala-ms-student/

Tyler Ruchala

Graduate Student

Research Interests

  • Geologic Mapping of Underwater Landslides
  • Magnetic Measurements of Minerals

Selected Publications

Publications (peer-reviewed)

Miller, H., J. M. Matter, P. Kelemen, E.T. Ellison, M.E. Conrad, N.Fierer, T. Ruchala, M. Tominaga, and A. Templeton, 2016, Modern water/rock reactions in Oman hyperalkaline peridotite aquifers and implications for microbial habitability, Geochim. Cosmochim. Acta, 179, 217-241.

 

Conferences

2016 Ruchala, T. L., L. Hart, C. Scott, M. Tominaga, M. Chen, S. Carey, F. Dondin, and TREET Participants, High-resolution mapping of Kick’em Jenny submarine volcano and associated landslides, AGU Ocean Science

Additional Information

Advisor: Masako Tominaga
Geosciences TAMU Logo

Aggies can change the world. Geoscientists lead the way.