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Sydney Briggs

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Ph.D. Student
Graduate Research Assistant

Hello! My family was military and I was raised all over the world with my four younger siblings. I chose to study geology because I fell in love with the history of our planet and now I'm working with Dr. Christian Klimczak to understand the other planets a bit more! I finished my B.S. in Geology at the University of Alabama (Roll tide!) with minors in Math and Studio Art and I enjoy camping, video games, and digital art during my free time.


B.S. Geology, University of Alabama, 2021

M.S. Geology, University of Georgia, 2023

Research Interests:

Planetary science, geophysics, volcanology, Venusian lava channels

Events featuring Sydney Briggs
GG 325

Investigating the Topographic Undulations Along Lava Channels on Venus


Ms. Sydney Briggs, candidate for the master degree in Geology will defend on Friday, April 7th at 12 pm.  The defense will be held in room 325. The title is "…

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