Northeastern Section - 42nd Annual Meeting (12–14 March 2007)
Session No. 7 Monday, 12 March 2007
8:15 AM-12:00 PM, University of New Hampshire: Holloway Commons, Squamscott

T25. Google Earth Science: Geological Applications of Interactive Web-Based Maps

Declan G. De Paor and Steven J. Whitmeyer, Presiding
 Paper #Start Time
 8:15 AM Introductory Remarks
7-18:20 AM MAP INVERSION: DE PAOR, Declan G. and SHARMA, Akanksha, Department of Physics, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Olin Hall, Worcester, MA 01609, declan@wpi.edu
7-28:40 AM EXPLORING CLIMATE VARIABILITY WITH SELF-ORGANIZING MAPS AND GOOGLE EARTHTM: REUSCH, David B., Earth and Environmental Systems Institute, The Pennsylvania State University, 517 Deike Bldg, University Park, PA 16802, dbr@geosc.psu.edu and HEWITSON, Bruce C., Environmental & Geographical Science, University of Cape Town, Private Bag, Rondebosch, 7701, South Africa
7-39:00 AM THE REMOTE SENSING OF SAND DUNES IN BAJA CALIFONIA, MEXICO: BACKUS, David H., DOCTOR, Caroline S., and JOHNSON, Markes E., Geosciences Dept, Williams College, Williamstown, MA 01267, dbackus@williams.edu
7-49:20 AM SURVEY OF ROCKY SHORES BY LITHOLOGY IN THE GULF OF CALIFORNIA (MEXICO): JOHNSON, Markes E., Geosciences Dept, Williams College, 947 Main Street, Williamstown, MA 01267, Markes.E.Johnson@williams.edu, BACKUS, David H., Geosciences Dept, Williams College, Williamstown, MA 01267, and LEDESMA-VAZQUEZ, Jorge, Facultad de Ciencias Marinas, Univ. Autonoma de Baja California, Ensenada, 22800, Mexico
7-59:40 AM NASA WORLD WIND: HOGAN, Patrick1, GASKINS, Tom2, and KIM, Randy1, (1) NASA Ames Research Center, M/S: 226-8, Moffett Field, CA 94035-1000, Patrick.Hogan@nasa.gov, (2) 9302 157th Place NE, Redmond, WA 98052
 10:00 AM Break
7-610:15 AM IMAGING METER-SCALE SURFACE CRACKS FROM SPACE: GOOGLE EARTH'S INSIGHT INTO FOREARC TECTONICS: LOVELESS, John P., GARROWAY, Jordan L., and ALLMENDINGER, Richard W., Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Cornell University, Snee Hall, Ithaca, NY 14853, jpl34@cornell.edu
7-710:35 AM SYNTHESIS OF FIELD STUDIES USING VIRTUAL GLOBE SOFTWARE: AN EXAMPLE FROM CENTRAL ARGENTINA: SIMPSON, Carol, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA 01609, csimpson@wpi.edu and PINAN-LLAMAS, Aranzazu, Earth Sciences, Boston University, 685 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
7-810:55 AM VIRTUAL FIELD TRIPS, GOOGLE EARTH, AND “THE GEOLOGY OF VIRGINIA” WEBSITE: HAUG, Erik W., BAILEY, Christopher M., and YANEZ, Pablo, Department of Geology, College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA 23187, ewhaug@wm.edu
7-911:15 AM TRAVELLING ON THE VIRTUAL BALLAST: REDISCOVERING THE SHARED GEOLOGICAL AND RAILWAY HERITAGE OF CONNEMARA, IRELAND: HENNESSY, Ronan W., Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, National University of Ireland, Galway, Galway, 0000, Ireland, ronan.hennessy@nuigalway.ie and FEELY, Martin, Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences, National University of Ireland, Galway, Galway, Ireland
7-1011:35 AM INNOVATIVE GOOGLE EARTH VISUALIZATIONS OF THE APPALACHIAN - CALEDONIAN OROGENY IN EASTERN NORTH AMERICA AND WESTERN IRELAND: WHITMEYER, Steven J., Dept. of Geology & Environmental Science, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807, whitmesj@jmu.edu, DE PAOR, Declan G., Physics, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Olin Hall, Worcester, MA 01609, and SHARMA, Akanksha, Department of Physics, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Olin Hall, Worcester, MA 01609
 11:55 AM Discussion

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