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I study fluid flow and sedimentary deformation in shallow crustal systems. Through laboratory experiments, theoretical models, and field data, I try to understand how fluids move through sediments as they deform and how this deformation affects fluid migration. Examples of this include initiation of some submarine landslides, where and when gas hydrates form, and how glaciation influences freshwater resources. Check out the research links to learn about ongoing projects and the lab.

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Brandon Dugan
Associate Professor
713.348.5088
dugan@rice.edu

 

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