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Tim Goudge

Tim Goudge - CV

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Education:

Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
2015: PhD in Geological Sciences
2012: ScM in Geological Sciences
Advisors: Jim Head and Jack Mustard

Queen’s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
2009: BSc in Geological Engineering
Focus in Geotechnical Engineering

Professional Experience:

2015 – Present: Jackson School Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow
Jackson School of Geosciences, The University of Texas at Austin

2010 – 2015: Graduate Student Research Assistant
Department of Geological Sciences, Brown University

Teaching Experience:

2016: Instructor
Mars Sedimentology (GEO291), co-taught with David Mohrig, Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin

2014: Graduate Teaching Assistant
Mars, Moon, and the Earth (GEOL 0050), Department of Geological Sciences, Brown University

2014: Sheridan Teaching Certificate I
The Harriet W. Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning, Brown University

2007 – 2008: Undergraduate Teaching Assistant
Earth’s Physical Environment (APSC 151), Department of Geological Sciences and Geological Engineering, Queen’s University

Refereed Journal Publications:

1.  Goudge, T. A., J. M. Russell, J. F. Mustard, J. W. Head, and S. Bijaksana (2017), A 40,000 year record of clay mineralogy at Lake Towuti, Indonesia: Paleoclimate reconstruction from reflectance spectroscopy and perspectives on paleolakes on Mars, Geol. Soc. Amer. Bull. , in press, DOI: 10.1130/B31569.1.

2.  Goudge, T. A., R. E. Milliken, J. W. Head, J. F. Mustard, and C. I. Fassett (2017), Sedimentological evidence for a deltaic origin of the western fan deposit in Jezero crater, Mars and implications for future exploration, Earth Planet. Sci. Lett., 458, 357-365, DOI: 10.1016/j.epsl.2016.10.056.

3.  Levy, J. S., T. A. Goudge, J. W. Head, and C. I. Fassett (2017), Candidate volcanic and impact-induced ice depressions on Mars, Icarus, 285, 185-194, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2016.10.021.

4.  Goudge, T. A., C. I. Fassett, J. W. Head, J. F. Mustard, and K. L. Aureli (2016), Insights into surface runoff on early Mars from paleolake basin morphology and stratigraphy, Geology, 44, 419-422, DOI: 10.1130/G37734.1.

5.  Weider, S. Z., L. R. Nittler, S. L. Murchie, P. N. Peplowski, T. J. McCoy, L. Kerber, C. Klimczak, C. M. Ernst, T. A. Goudge, R. D. Starr, N. R. Izenberg, R. L. Klima, and S. C. Solomon (2016), Evidence from MESSENGER for sulfur- and carbon-driven explosive volcanism on Mercury, Geophys. Res. Lett., 43, 3653-3661, DOI: 10.1002/2016GL068325.

6.  Goudge, T. A., K. L. Aureli, J. W. Head, C. I. Fassett, and J. F. Mustard (2015), Classification and analysis of candidate impact crater-hosted closed-basin lakes on Mars, Icarus, 260, 346-367, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2015.07.026.

7.  Weber, A. K., J. M. Russell, T. A. Goudge, M. R. Salvatore, J. F. Mustard, and S. Bijaksana (2015), Characterizing clay mineralogy in Lake Towuti, Indonesia, with reflectance spectroscopy, J. Paleolimnol., 54, 253-261, DOI: 10.1007/s10933-015-9844-4.

8.  Goudge, T. A., J. F. Mustard, J. W. Head, C. I. Fassett, and S. M. Wiseman (2015), Assessing the mineralogy of the watershed and fan deposits of the Jezero crater paleolake system, Mars, J. Geophys. Res., 120, 775-808, DOI: 10.1002/2014JE004782.

9.  Dickson, J. L., J. W. Head, T. A. Goudge, and L. Barbieri (2015), Recent climate cycles on Mars: Stratigraphic relationships between multiple generations of gullies and the latitude dependent mantle, Icarus, 252, 83-94, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.12.035.

10.  Goudge, T. A., J. F. Mustard, J. W. Head, M. R. Salvatore, and S. M. Wiseman (2015), Integrating CRISM and TES hyperspectral data to characterize a halloysite-bearing deposit in Kashira crater, Mars, Icarus, 250, 165-187, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2014.11.034.

11.  Goudge, T. A., J. W. Head, L. Kerber, D. T. Blewett, B. W. Denevi, D. L. Domingue, J. J. Gillis-Davis, K. Gwinner, J. Helbert, G. M. Holsclaw, N. R. Izenberg, R. L. Klima, W. E. McClintock, S. L. Murchie, G. A. Neumann, D. E. Smith, R. G. Strom, Z. Xiao, M. T. Zuber, and S. C. Solomon (2014), Global inventory and characterization of pyroclastic deposits on Mercury: New insights into pyroclastic activity from MESSENGER orbital data, J. Geophys. Res., 119, 635–658, DOI: 10.1002/2013JE004480.

12.  Izenberg, N. R., R. L. Klima, S. L. Murchie, D. T. Blewett, G. M. Holsclaw, W. E. McClintock, E. Malaret, C. Mauceri, F. Vilas, A. L. Sprague, J. Helbert, D. L. Domingue, J. W. Head, T. A. Goudge, S. C. Solomon, C. A. Hibbitts, and M. D. Dyar (2014), The low-iron, reduced surface of Mercury as seen in spectral reflectance by MESSENGER, Icarus, 228, 364–374, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2013.10.023.

13.  Goudge, T. A., J. F. Mustard, J. W. Head, and C. I. Fassett (2012), Constraints on the history of open-basin lakes on Mars from the composition and timing of volcanic resurfacing, J. Geophys. Res., 117, E00J21, DOI: 10.1029/2012JE004115.

14.  Watters, T. R., S. C. Solomon, C. Klimczak, A. M. Freed, J. W. Head, C. M. Ernst, D. M. Blair, T. A. Goudge, and P. K. Byrne (2012), Extension and contraction within volcanically buried impact craters and basins on Mercury, Geology, 40, 1123–1126, DOI: 10.1130/G33725.1.

15.  Goudge, T. A., J. W. Head, J. F. Mustard, and C. I. Fassett (2012), An analysis of open-basin lake deposits on Mars: Evidence for the nature of associated lacustrine deposits and post-lacustrine modification processes, Icarus, 219, 211–229, DOI: 10.1016/j.icarus.2012.02.027.

16.  Head, J. W., C. R. Chapman, R. G. Strom, C. I. Fassett, B. W. Denevi, D. T. Blewett, C. M. Ernst, T. R. Watters, S. C. Solomon, S. L. Murchie, L. M. Procktor, N. L. Chabot, J. J. Gillis-Davis, J. L. Whitten, T. A. Goudge, D. M. H. Baker, D. M. Hurwitz, L. R. Ostrach, Z. Xiao, W. J. Merline, L. Kerber, J. L. Dickson, J. Oberst, P. K. Byrne, C. Klimczak, and L. R. Nittler (2011), Flood volcanism in the northern high latitudes of Mercury revealed by MESSENGER, Science, 333, 1853–1856, DOI: 10.1126/science.1211997.

Recent Conference Abstracts:

1. Goudge, T. A., and C. I. Fassett (2016), Knickpoints and hanging valleys of Licus Vallis, Mars, 2016 AGU Fall Meeting, Abstract EP41B-0909.

2. Aylward, D., J. M. Swartz, T. A. Goudge, and D. Mohrig (2016), Alongshore distribution of washover deposits: Hurricane Ike and the Texas coast, 2008, 2016 AGU Fall Meeting, Abstract EP11A-0964.

3. Ellis, T., H. J. Hassenruck-Gudipati, D. Mohrig, and T. A. Goudge (2016), Investigating the relationship of Late Pleistocene terrace formation and channel dynamics within the Texas Gulf Coast plain, 2016 AGU Fall Meeting, Abstract EP13B-1037.

4. Lim, Y., J. S. Levy, T. A. Goudge, and W. Kim (2016), Controls of ice cover on Arctic delta morphodynamics and depositional processes, 2016 AGU Fall Meeting, Abstract EP12B-06.

5.  Goudge, T. A., D. Mohrig, B. T. Cardenas, C. M. Hughes, J. S. Levy, and C. I. Fassett (2016), Stratigraphy and paleohydrology of delta channel deposits, Jezero crater, Mars, 2016 GSA Annual Meeting, Abstract 22-5.

6.  Goudge, T. A., D. Mohrig, B. T. Cardenas, C. M. Hughes, J. S. Levy, and C. I. Fassett (2016), Sedimentology of the Jezero crater western fan deposit: 2. Secular changes in the style of channelization, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract 1656. PDF here.

7.  Goudge, T. A., R. E. Milliken, J. W. Head, J. F. Mustard, and C. I. Fassett (2016), Sedimentology of the Jezero crater western fan deposit: 1. Evidence for a deltaic origin and implications for future exploration, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract 1122. PDF here.

8. Petersen, E. I., J. S. Levy, J. W. Holt, E. A. McKinnon, and T. A. Goudge (2016), The effect of surface roughness on shallow radar sounding of debris-covered glaciers in Deuteronilus Mensae, Mars, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract 2618.

9. Lim, Y., J. S. Levy, W. Kim, and T. A. Goudge (2016), Experimental investigation of the effect of ice cover on delta morphology: How “warm and wet” were martian paleolake environments, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract 2443.

10. Cardenas, B. T., A. B. Bryk, T. A. Goudge, C. M. Hughes, and D. Mohrig (2016), Determining paleoflow direction of martian channel belts using preserved channel-bend asymmetry: Case study at Aeolis Dorsa, Mars, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract 2367.

11. Hughes, C. M., B. T. Cardenas, T. A. Goudge, and D. Mohrig (2016), Deltaic deposits indicative of a paleo-coastline at Aeolis Dorsa, Mars, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract 2139.

12. Shover, K. R., T. A. Goudge, J. S. Levy, J. W. Holt, and C. I. Fassett (2016), Unraveling ancient martian hydrological conditions through mass balance studies of sedimentary fans, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract 2057.

13. Weider, S. Z., L. R. Nittler, S. L. Murchie, P. N. Peplowski, T. J. McCoy, L. Kerber, C. M. Ernst, T. A. Goudge, R. D. Starr, N. R. Izenberg, R. L. Klima, J. W. Head, and S. C. Solomon (2016), Evidence from MESSENGER for sulfur- and carbon-driven explosive volcanism on Mercury, 47th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abstract 1217.

Invited Talks:

2017: SETI Institute
2016: University of Manitoba; UT – Austin; GSA Annual Meeting

Academic Honors and Awards:

While at The University of Texas at Austin:
2015 - Present: Jackson School Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship

While at Brown University:
2012 – 2015: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Postgraduate Scholarship
2010 – 2011: First Year Graduate Fellowship

While at Queen’s University:
2008 – 2009: J. P. Bickell Foundation Mining Scholarship
2008 – 2009: Gartner Lee Scholarship in Geological Engineering
2007 – 2008 : J. J. Denny Memorial Scholarship in Geological Engineering
2006 – 2008: Morley E. Wilson Scholarship in Geological Sciences
2005 – 2006: Dean’s Entrance Scholarship in Applied Science

Public Outreach and Service:

2015 – Present: Peer Reviewer
Reviewer for Journal of Geophysical Research - Planets; Icarus; Planetary Data System (PDS).
Review Panelist and External Reviewer for NASA ROSES.

2011 – 2016: Volunteer for Mars Exploration Student Data Teams (MESDT)
Participated in MESDT teleconference presentations on Mars science, with a specific emphasis on remote sensing and composition using Compact Reconnaissance Imaging Spectrometer for Mars (CRISM) data. Provided feedback on high school student projects utilizing CRISM data.

2011 – 2015: Volunteer Science Teacher
Helped plan and teach ~1 hour supplementary science lessons to students in Grade 2 at Vartan-Gregorian Elementary School (Providence, RI). Topics have included: Properties of Matter, Rock Types and Mineral Identification, and The Global Water Cycle.

2014: Conference Session Co-Chair
Co-chair for session T224 “When Water Meets Rock: Aqueous Alteration in the Solar System I” at 2014 GSA Annual Meeting.

2014: Guest Speaker at University of Maryland Observatory
Gave guest public lecture entitled “Searching for Ancient Rivers and Paleolakes on Mars” at the University of Maryland Observatory open house.

2014: Guest Speaker for Skyscrapers, Inc.
Gave guest public lecture entitled “The Role of Water in Shaping the Surface of Early Mars” at the monthly meeting of Skyscrapers, Inc., a Rhode Island amateur astronomy club.

2012 – 2014: Volunteer Science Teacher Program Organizer  
Organized efforts by the Brown University Department of Geological Sciences graduate students in volunteering at Vartan-Gregorian Elementary School (see point above). Responsible for scheduling lessons, deciding on topics to be covered (influenced by RI public school curriculum), coordinating with teachers, and overall organization.

2011: Judge for Athena Science Challenge
Acted as the geology judge for the Athena Science Challenge, a science competition for female high school students, run by the Brown Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) group.

2011 – 2012: Brown Graduate Student GeoClub Co-president
Helped organize fundraising and social activities for the Brown University Department of Geological Sciences graduate student body. Acted as graduate student liaison for Planetary Geosciences Group faculty meetings.

Media Coverage:

2015: “Ancient Mars lake could be prime target in search for life”
by Carolyn Y. Johnson, The Boston Globe. Link.

2013: “Lava flows resurfaced crater lakes after water was gone”
by Robert Burnham, Red Planet Report. Link.

2012: “Researchers explore water in past Martian climate”
by Adam Asher, The Brown Daily Herald. Link.

2012: “Mars Clays Could Preserve Signs of Life”
by Nola Redd, Space.com. Link.

Professional Associations:

2015 – Present: Sigma Xi (Full Member)
2012 – Present: Geological Society of America (GSA)
2011 – Present: American Geophysical Union (AGU)
2011 – Present: Geological Association of Canada (GAC)


Timothy A. Goudge | Postdoctoral Fellow | Jackson School of Geosciences
Please feel free to email me at: tgoudge <at> jsg <dot> utexas <dot> edu
Last updated: 3/6/2017