Howard W. Day
Petrology and Tectonics

Department of Geology
University of California, Davis
One Shields Ave
Davis, CA 95616

telephone: (530) 752-2882

Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests

Metamorphic petrology and tectonics. Phase equilibria and the thermodynamics of rock forming processes. Petrology of Granites. Geology and petrology of volcanic arcs. Petrology of ultramafic rocks. Formation of amphibole asbestos in the Sierra Nevada. Relationship of metamorphism to the tectonics of mountain belts.

Selected Publications

Student Theses

A New Curriculum for Prospective Science Teachers

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