Lily Seidman

A New Pacific Plate Paleomagnetic Pole from Skewness Analysis of Marine Magnetic Anomaly 26r (60.2 Ma):
Evidence that the Emperor Chain Records Motion of the Pacific Plate Relative to the Deep Mantle


• M.S. Candidate, Earth Science (Geophysics), Rice University, Houston, Texas (Graduating December 2015)
• B.A., Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts (Graduated May 2011)
Major: Geosciences, Minor: Spanish
GPA 3.70/4.0 (Overall), GPA 3.82/4.0 (Geosciences) – Graduated Cum Laude

Awards & Honors

• Service Award to Department of Earth Science, Rice University (2015)
• Sam & Helen Worden Fellowship, Rice University (Academic year 2013-14)
• Fulbright Fellow, National Seismological Survey, Universidad de Chile (2012)
• Smith College Dean’s List (2007-11) and First Group Scholar (2011)
• Smith STRIDE (Student Research in Departments) Scholar (2007-11)
• SEG (Society of Exploration Geophysicists) Scholar (2007-11)