Thomas Thompson

  • Program Years: 2014-2018
  • Academic Institution: Harvard University
  • Field of Study: Geophysics
  • Academic Advisor: Brendan Meade
  • Practicum(s):
    Oak Ridge National Laboratory (2015)
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2013

    PhD, Earthquake science, Harvard University, 2019

Current Status

  • Research Area: Geophysics


Thompson, T. B., A. Plesch, J. H. Shaw, B. J. Meade (2015). Rapid slip-deficit rates at the eastern margin of the Tibetan Plateau prior to the 2008 MW7.9 Wenchuan earthquake. Geophysical Research Letters, 42.

DeVries, P. M. R., T. B. Thompson, B. J. Meade (2017). Enabling large-scale viscoelastic calculations via neural network acceleration. Geophysical Research Letters, 44.


Harvard Peirce Fellowship (2013)
MIT Earth Atmospheric and Planetary Science W.O Crosby Sustained Excellence Award (2013)
Harvard Bok Center Certificate of Distinction in Teaching (2017)