Ben Holtzman

Lamont Assistant Research Professor
Ben Holtzman
Lamont Associate Research Professor
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Seismology Geology and Tectonophysics
220 Seismology
61 Route 9W - PO Box 1000
Palisades
NY
10964-8000
US

Phone: 

(845) 365-8382

Fax: 

(845) 365-8150

Fields of interest: 

The intersection of rock physics, seismology, and geodynamics
Education
List of Degrees from highest to lowest
Ph.D. Geophysics
University of Minnesota
2003
M.Sc. Geology
University of Minnesota
1999
Sc. B. Geological Sciences
Brown University
1995
Disciplines

Primary Discipline: 

Selected Publications:
Viscous energy dissipation and strain partitioning in partially molten rocks, Holtzman, B. K.; Kohlstedt, D. L.; Morgan, J. P. Journal of Petrology Dec, Volume: 46, Issue: 12 p.: 2569-2592 (2005) DOI 10.1093/petrology/egi065
Vug-waves: a non-dilatent shear-driven melt migration mechanism, Morgan, J. P.; Holtzman, B. K. Geophysics, Geochemistry, Geosystems (2005)
Stress-driven melt segregation in partially molten rocks, Holtzman, B. K.; Groebner, N. J.; Zimmerman, M. E.; Ginsberg, S. B.; Kohlstedt, D. L. Geochemistry Geophysics Geosystems May 9, Volume: 4 p.: - (2003) Doi 10.1029/2001gc000258
Melt segregation and strain partitioning: Implications for seismic anisotropy and mantle flow, Holtzman, B. K.; Kohlstedt, D. L.; Zimmerman, M. E.; Heidelbach, F.; Hiraga, T.; Hustoft, J. Science Aug 29, Volume: 301, Issue: 5637 p.: 1227-1230 (2003)
Gauging Stress from deformed chromite pods in the Oman ophiolite, Holtzman, B. K. Geological Society of America Special Paper, Volume: 80 p.: 149-160 (2001)