H. Robert Burger

Achilles Professor Emeritus of Geosciences

Robert Burger

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Ph.D., A.M., Indiana University

B.S., Yale University


Bob Burger is a structural geologist with research interests in comparison of the structural evolution of Death Valley and the Connecticut Valley and geophysical imaging of the Connecticut Valley structure. He is the co-author of two books and the author of numerous scholarly articles.

Selected Publications

Co-author, Introduction to Applied Geophysics: Exploring the Shallow Subsurface

Co-author, An Introduction to Structural Methods