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John (Jack) Weihaupt, PhD

Emeritus Professor

E-mail: John Weihaupt
Phone: 303-679-0762
Fax: 303-556-6197
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Education & Degrees

PhD, University of Wisconsin
MS, University of Wisconsin
MS, University of Wisconsin
BS, University of Wisconsin


Geological and geophysical field work and research in hardrock geology, mineraololgy, geophysics, seismology, gravity, magnetics, glaciology, subglacial topography and the cartographic histories of Antarctica and South America. In these capacities, worked for the American Smelting and Refining Company, United Geophysical Corporation, Anaconda Company, Chile Exploration Company, National Science Foundation, Arctic Institute of North America, United States Armed Forces Institute, United States Army Combat Engineers, University of Wisconsin, Indiana University, Purdue University, San Jose State University and the University of Colorado.

Select Publications

More than 50 refereed scientific publications in the Journal of Geophysical Research, EosTransactions of the American Geophysical Union, Geophysics, Transactions of the International Geological Congress, Transactions of the AGU Meetings of the Americas, EuroCoast, Biologicum Periodicum, Sigma Xi Reports and others, primarily in the scientific topics cited above.

Courses Taught

The Ice Ages
Research and Writing in the Natural Sciences