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Abraham M. Emond

Abraham M. Emond

Education and/or Training

M.Sc. 2007, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT: Geophysics
B.Sc. 1999, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO: Geophysics

Projects and/or Research Interests

I am responsible for the distribution, promotion, publication, and archiving of the DGGS geophysical data collection. These data are critical to Alaska's resource exploration, transportation, and environmental stakeholders. I also manage the acquisition of new geophysical data for the benefit of the State of Alaska. My specialty is potential field geophysics including magnetic, electromagnetic, gravity, and radiometric methods. I assist with data type selection, survey design, data interpretation, and data modelling for a variety of applications with a focus on resource exploration and permafrost.

Prior to joining DGGS I worked as a geophysicist for Rio Tinto and various junior exploration companies.

Professional Experience

2014-present, Geophysicist, State of Alaska, Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys, Fairbanks, AK
2009-2014, Geophysicist, Independent Consultant, Salt Lake City, UT
2007-2009, Geophysicist, Rio Tinto, Salt Lake City, UT
2004-2007, Geophysicist (part-time), Battelle, Salt Lake City, UT
2006, Geoscience Intern, BP, Houston, TX
2002-2004, Geophysicist, Oak Ridge National Lab, Oak Ridge, TN
2000-2002, Geophysicist, Parsons, Denver, CO

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