PIMelodie French, Assistant Professor

(CV;  Google Scholar)

Office: KWG 102

E-mail: mefrench@rice.edu

Phone: (713) 348-5088

Mailing Address:

Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77005

We study the mechanical and hydraulic properties of rocks using techniques from experimental rock deformation and structural geology. We often study rocks from fault zones to understand the physical conditions and long-term evolution of plate boundaries and intracontinental faults.