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Jack Green


Department of Geological Sciences
California State University Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
Long Beach, CA 90840-3902

Phone: 562 985-4198
Fax: 562 985-8638

B.S., Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, Virginia, 1950
Ph.D., Columbia University, New York, 1954

Courses Most Frequently Taught:
GEOL 102, General Geology
GEOL 104, Geology Laboratory
GEOL 322, Crystallography, Mineralogy and Optical Methods
GEOL 370, Engineering Geology
GEOL 422, Advanced Mineralogy
GEOL 489A, Volcanology
GEOL 489B, Urban Geology
GEOL 490K, Economic Mineral Deposits

Field work in 42 volcanic districts.

Research Interests:
1. Volcanic mechanisms

2. Protolife in archean fumaroles


Volcanic Origin of Protolife on the Moon [.doc]

Volcanic Origin of Protolife on the Moon [.pdf]

Last update: 2/25/10