Young Kwan Sohn

Gyeonsang National University, Republic of Korea


1. Present Position Professor Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Gyeongsang National University Jinju, 660-701 Republic of Korea Phone: +82-55-772-1476 Fax: +82-55-772-1479 E-mail: 2. Education 1992, Ph.D. in Oceanography (Sedimentology), Seoul National University, Seoul 1988, M.S. in Oceanography (Sedimentology), Seoul National University, Seoul 1986, B.S. in Oceanography (major) and Geology (minor), Seoul National University, Seoul 3. Professional Affiliations/Memberships Geological Society of Korea (Trustee/Journal Editor) Korean Society of Oceanography Geological Society of America The Geological Society (London) International Association of Sedimentologists International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of Earth's Interior Society for Sedimentary Geology (SEPM) American Association of Petroleum Geologists American Geophysical Union 4. Research expertise a. Primary and secondary volcaniclastic sedimentation in oceanic to continental environments b. Depositional processes of turbidity currents, debris flows, and other sediment gravity flows in nonmarine to deep-marine environments c. Tectonic and sedimentary evolution of sedimentary basins d. Eruption processes and stratigraphic, morphologic, structural, and magmatic evolution of volcanoes in oceanic to continental environments

Biography Updated on 4 September 2012

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