Sudip Shrestha has joined FiLTER at UBCO as the facility coordinator specializing in SEM/EMPA.
Sudip studied at Tribhuvan University in Nepal where he obtained a B.Sc. and an M.Sc. in Geology and Geological Engineering. Sudip then worked for Seven years as a professional geologist with the Government of Nepal before moving to Canada to undertake a doctorate at UBCO. Sudip's doctoral research focused on the Evolution of the Greater Himalayan thrust belt using geochemistry, thermobarometric and geochronologic constraints to decipher techtonomorphic evolution of metamorphic rocks.
Many people on campus will already be familiar with Sudip through his roles as teaching assistant and sessional instructor in the department of Earth and Environmental Sciences and through his work with the UBCO Students Union.