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John A. Tarduno

Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Earth And Environmental Science

Areas of expertise: Geophysics, Paleomagnetics

Press contact:
Peter Iglinski
585.273.4726

Related Links:
John Tarduno Homepage


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Biography
John Tarduno studies the origin of the of the Earth's magnetic field, its history and the basic magnetic properties of rocks and minerals.