Michael Bevis

Professor | Earth Sciences
Faculty

Michael Bevis is a Professor and Ohio Eminent Scholar in Geodynamics in the School of Earth Sciences. 

Dr. Bevis's publications include “Co-seismic deformation of the 2010 Maule, Chile earthquake: Validating a least squares collocation interpolation”, GEOACTA (2015); “Seasonal fluctuations in the weight of the Amazon River system and Earth’s elastic response”, Geophysical Research Letters (2005); “The Nazca - South America Euler Vector and its Rate of Change”, South American Earth Sciences (2003); “Geodetic determination of relative plate motion and crustal deformation across the Scotia – South America plate boundary in Eastern Tierra del Fuego”, Geochemistry, Geophysics, and Geosystems (2003); “Crustal motion in the Southern Andes (26°S – 36°S): Do the Andes behave like a microplate?” Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems (2003). 

Areas of Expertise
  • Geodynamics
  • Geodesy
  • Climatology
Education
  • Ph.D., Geophysics, Cornell University (1982)
  • M.S., Solid State Physics, Cornell University (1978)
  • B.Sc., Physics, Birmingham University, England