The Bureau of Economic Geology The University of Texas at Austin Jackson School of Geosciences
H. Seay Nance
H. Seay Nance Research Associate Bureau of Economic Geology
The University of Texas at Austin
University Station, Box X
Austin, Texas 78713-8924
E-mail: seay.nance@beg.utexas.edu Telephone: 512-471-6285 Fax: 512-471-0140
Professional Summary
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Research Interests
Sedimentology

Stratigraphy

Structural geology

Hydrogeology
Education
B.S. Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, 1978

M.A. Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, 1988

Ph.D., Geology, The University of Texas at Austin, 2010
Professional History
Research Associate, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin (September 2010–Present)

Research Scientist Associate, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin (September 2001–Present)

Consulting Geologist, Leander, Texas (September 1996–August 2001)

Research Scientist Associate, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin (June 1978–September 1996)

Laboratory Research Assistant, Bureau of Economic Geology, The University of Texas at Austin (June 1977–June 1978)

Student Assistant, Department of Geological Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin (September 1976–June 1977)
Selected Publications
Nance, H. S., 2009, Underground: Superconducting Super Collider, in Laubach, S. E., and Tinker, S. W., eds., 2009, Earth's art: celebrating the Centennial of the Bureau of Economic Geology, 1909-2009: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology, p. 60-61.

Nance, H. S., 2006, Tracking salinity sources to Texas streams: examples from West Texas and the Texas Gulf Coastal Plain: Gulf Coast Association of Geological Societies Transactions, v. 56, p. 675-693.

Nance, H. S., Rauch, Henry, Strazisar, Brian, Bromhal, Grant, Wells, Art, Diehl, Rod, Klusman, Ron, Lewicki, Jennifer, Oldenburg, Curt, Kharaka, Yousif, and Kakouros, Evangelos, 2005, Surface environmental monitoring at the Frio CO2 Sequestration Test Site, Texas, in Proceedings, Fourth Annual Conference on Carbon Capture and Sequestration: DOE/NETL, Alexandria, Virginia, May 2-5, 16 p., CD-ROM.

Hovorka, S. D., Nance, H. S., and Kerans, Charles, 1994, Chapter 19, Parasequence geometry as a control on permeability evolution: examples from the San Andres and Grayburg Formations in the Guadalupe Mountains, New Mexico, in Loucks, R. G., and Sarg, J. F., eds., Carbonate sequence stratigraphy: recent developments and applications: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Memoir 57, p. 493-514.

Nance, H. S., 1988, Interfingering of evaporites and red beds: an example from the Queen/Grayburg Formation, Texas: Sedimentary Geology, v. 56, p. 357-381.
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