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College of Arts & Sciences
Earth Sciences and Resources Institute (ESRI-SC)


Faculty, Affiliates and Staff

Mailing Address: 
Earth Sciences and Resources Institute
University of South Carolina
Sumwalt College Room 333
1212 Greene Street
Columbia, SC 29208
 
Telephone: (803) 777-8491
 

Faculty 


Dr. Camelia Cristina Knapp, Director

Research Areas: Application of active source seismology to the structure, composition, and physical properties of the Earth's crust and upper mantle; seismic wave propagation and imaging; petroleum exploration; environmental geophysics; CO2 sequestration (CCS); hydrogeophysics; physical properties of petroleum related marine gas hydrates; Geographic Information Systems.


Dr. Duke Brantley, Associate Director 

Research Areas: Environmental Geophysics, Carbon Capture and Storage, Hydrogeology, 3D Plume Visualization and Simulation, Geographical Information Systems.

 


 Consultants


 

 Dr. Bradley Battista

EnerGeo Solutions: Founder, Owner

 


Affiliates


 

Name

Title

Organization

Battista, Bradley

Owner, Geophysical Consultant

EnerGeo Solutions

Bulusu, Subrahmanyam

Professor

School of Earth, Ocean, and Environment at the Univsersity of South Carolina

DeVoe, M. Richard (Rick)

Executive Director of Program Management

South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium

Gayes, Paul

Director

School of Coastal and Marine Systems Science at Coastal Carolina University

Howard, C. Scott

Chief Geologist

South Carolina Geologic Survey

Kalapathy, Uruthira

Associate Professor

School of Natural Sciences & Mathematics at Claflin University

Knapp, James H.

Professor

School of Earth, Ocean, and Environment at the Univsersity of South Carolina

Lakshmi, Venkat

Carolina Trustee Professor

School of Earth, Ocean, and Environment at the Univsersity of South Carolina

Leier, Andrew

Associate Professor

School of Earth, Ocean, and Environment at the Univsersity of South Carolina

Moore, Phil

Director

Research Cyberinfrastructure at the Univsersity of South Carolina

Pournelle, Jennifer R.

Research Associate Professor

School of Earth, Ocean, and Environment at the Univsersity of South Carolina

Pricope, Narcisa

Associate Professor

Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences at the University of North Carolina Wilmington

Spirek, James D.

State Underwater Archaeologist

South Carolina Institute of Archaeology and Anthropology at the Univsersity of South Carolina

Torres, Raymond

Professor

School of Earth, Ocean, and Environment at the Univsersity of South Carolina

White, Scott

Professor

School of Earth, Ocean, and Environment at the Univsersity of South Carolina

 


 

Support Staff


Charlene Wilson-Profit, Human Resource Administrator  


Mark Evans, Information Resource Consultant  


 Barbara Barnes, SEOE Business Manager