Prof. Floyd McCoy
"Theran Volcanics and Minoan Culture"
Professor McCoy will join our Stanford AIA Chapter on Friday, February 9 at 8:00pm, Packard Building, Room 101
Reception to follow.
Lecture is free and open to the public.
geoarchaeological and geophysical surveys on Thera and at various archaeological sites (Greece)
volcanology and regional effects of the Late Bronze Age eruption of Thera (Greece) in the eastern Mediterranean region
paleoclimate of the eastern Mediterranean region
sedimentology of tsunami deposits (Greece, Italy, Turkey)
marine geological, geophysical and archaeological surveys of the Aegean and Mediterranean sea-floor
sedimentology of tsunami deposits
production of hyaloclastites (black sand) by active lava flow entry into the ocean
geoarchaeological and geophysical surveys