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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Professor
Department Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Institution
University of Houston (
127B SR! Houston 77204
Address
Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences 312 Building SR1
Houston
TX
77204
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel 713-743-3108
Email
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Website http://www.geosc.uh.edu/
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree PhD
Job type Teaching/Education
Research Area(s) Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine Geology, Geophysics
Research Activities I am a professor teaching and doing research in marine geology and geophysics.
Research Region 72, 84
Skills/Expertise Marine Geology & Geophysics, seismic reflection interpretation, magnetic anomaly interpretation, gravity anomaly interpretation, side-scan sonar interpretation, multibeam echosounder and bathymetry mapping and interpretation
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Prof. William SAGER)

Sager, W. W., J. M. Bull, and K. S. Krishna, Active faulting on the Ninetyeast Ridge and its relation to deformation of the Indo-Australian plate, Journal of Geophysical Research, 118, 4648-4668, doi:10.1002/jgrb.50319, 2013.
Koppers, A. A. P., and W. W. Sager, Large-scale and long-term volcanism on oceanic lithosphere, in Earth and Life Processes Discovered from Subseafloor Environment ? A Decade of Science Achieved by the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program (IODP), R. Stein, D. Blackman, F. Inagaki, and H. C. Larsen (Eds.), Developments in Marine Geology (DMG), Elsevier, Amsterdam, p. 553-597, 2014.
Sager, W. W., T. Sano, and J. Geldmacher, How do oceanic plateaus form? Clues from drilling Shatsky Rise, EOS, Transactions of the American Geophysical Union, 92, 37-44, 2011.
Sager, W. W., Divergence between paleomagnetic and hotspot model predicted polar wander for the Pacific plate with implications for hotspot fixity, in Plates, Plumes, and Planetary Processes, Special Paper 430, G. R. Foulger and D. M. Jurdy, eds., Boulder, Colorado, Geological Society of America, pp. 335-359, 2007.
Sager, W. W., Cretaceous Basalt Core Paleomagnetic Poles for the Pacific Plate: Implications for Apparent Polar Wander and Plate Tectonics, Phys. Earth Planet. Int., 156, 329-349, 2006.
Sager, W. W., What Built Shatsky Rise, a Mantle Plume or Ridge Tectonics? in Plates, Plumes, and Paradigms, Special Paper 388, G. R. Foulger, J. H. Natland, D. C. Presnall, and D. L. Anderson (Eds.), Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO, pp. 721-733, 2005.
Sager, W. W., J. Zhang, J. Korenaga, T. Sano, A. A. P. Koppers, M. Widdowson, and J. J. Mahoney, An immense shield volcano within Shatsky Rise oceanic plateau, northwest Pacific, Nature Geoscience, 6, 976-981, doi:10.1038/NGEO1934, 2013.
Sager, W. W., J. Zhang*, J. Korenaga, T. Sano, A. A. P. Koppers, M. Widdowson, and J. J. Mahoney, An immense shield volcano within Shatsky Rise oceanic plateau, northwest Pacific, Nature Geoscience, 6, 976-981, doi:10.1038/NGEO1934, 2013.
Sager, W. W., C. F. Paul*, K. S. Krishna, M. Pringle, A. E. Eisin*, F. A. Frey, D. Gopala Rao, and O. Levchenko, Large fault fabric of the Ninetyeast Ridge implies near-spreading ridge formation, Geophysical Research Letters, 37, doi:10.1029/2010GL044347, 4 pp., 2010.
Sager , W. W., M. Pueringer, C. Carvallo, M. Ooga, B. Housen, , and M. Tominaga, Paleomagnetism of igneous rocks from Shatsky Rise and implications for oceanic plateau volcanism, in The Origin, Evolution, and Environmental Impact of Oceanic Large Igneous Provinces, Special Paper 511, Neal, C., T. Sano, E. Erba, and W. Sager (eds.), Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO, pp. 147-171, 2015, doi:10.1130/2015.2511(08).
Sager, W. W., I. R. MacDonald, and R. Hou*, Side-scan sonar imaging of hydrocarbon seeps on the Louisiana continental slope, American Association of Petroleum Geologists Bulletin, 88, 725-746, 2004

Group(s): GLODIR
Created: 1997-05-05 Last Updated: 2016-06-16 by William SAGER