Personal profile

Research Interests

Professor Altaner's principal research interests lie in the fields of the petrology (occurrence, origin, and geological significance), geochemistry, and mineralogy of clay minerals and sedimentary rocks.

Teaching

  • GEOL 100: Planet Earth
  • GEOL 110: Exploring Geology in the Field
  • GEOL 118: Natural Disasters
  • GEOL 333: Earth Material and the Environment
  • GEOL 380: Environmental Geology

Education

  • Ph.D., University of Illinois
 

Office Address

3014 Natural History Bldg

Office Phone

+1.217.244.1244