Jesse Mosolf


Geologist

Assistant Research Professor


Education
Ph.D. Geological Sciences
M.S., Geology and B.S., Chemistry
Contact Information

(406) 496-4739 (tel)

Email Jesse Mosolf jmosolf@mtech.edu

Program Affiliations
Geology
Research Interests
Geochemistry, Mapping, Geochronology, Structural Geology, Igneous Geology, Tectonics
Outreach & Presentations
Year Type Citation
2017 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2017, Using Your Smartphone for Field Work: Presented at the 2017 MBMG Mining and Mineral Symposium at Montana Tech, Butte, Montana, October 12, 2017.
2017 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2017, Eocene High-K, Calc-Alkaline Magmatism within the Eastern Lewis and Clark Fault Zone, West-Central, Montana, USA: Presented at the Geological Society of America Cordilleran Section Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 23, 2017.
2017 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2017, Insert title, MBMG Annual Research Meeting, Butte, Montana, March 23-24, 2017.
2017 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2017, Using your Smartphone for Fieldwork: MBMG Annual Research Meeting, Butte, Montana, March 23, 2017.
2017 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2017, Eocene High‐K, Calc‐Alkaline Magmatism Within the Eastern Lewis and Clark Fault Zone, West‐Central Montana: MBMG Annual Research Meeting, Butte, Montana, March 23, 2017.
2016 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2016, Cenozoic Volcanism in the Inland Northwestern United States: Co-Chaired at the Geological Society of America, Rocky Mountain Meeting, Moscow, ID, May 18, 2016.
2016 Educational Outreach Mosolf, J., 2016, Students Spent Day on the Montana Tech Campus Learning about MBMG Programs, Touring the Mineral Museum: Hosted the Montana State University Geology Club at Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology, Butte, Montana, March 25, 2016
2016 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2016, Deciphering the Helena Volcanic Field’s Eruptive and Tectonic History Using Modern Analytical Techniques Results: Presented to Montana Tech, Butte, Montana, 2016.
2015 Presentation Mosolf, J., Gans, P., Wyss, A., Cottle, J., 2015, Building the Andes at 35 Degrees S: Late Cretaceous-Cenozoic Volcanism and Transpressive Shortening: Presented at the 2015 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, California, December 14-18, 2015.
2015 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2015, Do the Tertiary Volcanic Deposits in the Elliston Area Need a Formal Group Name?: Presented at the Annual Tobacco Root Geological Society Meeting, Ellison, Montana, July 30 - August 2, 2015.
2014 Presentation Knatterud, L., Mosolf, J.G., Speece, M. A., and Zhou, X., 2014, Geophysical Investigation of the Avon Valley, West-Central Montana, Using Gravity and Seismic Reflection Profiling: Presented at the 2014 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, California., December 15-19,2014.
2014 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2014, Melding Traditional and Modern Techniques to Create and Distribute Digital Geologic Maps in Montana: Presented at the 2014 Northeastern Section Meeting, Geological Society of America, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 2014.
2014 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2014, New Age and Geochemical Constraints on the Eocene Garnet Ranger Volcanic Field, West-Central Montana: Presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting, Rocky Mountain Section, Geological Society of America Meeting, Bozeman, Montana, 2014.
2014 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2014, Rock Lab Update: Presented at the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology 2014 Annual Research Review, 2014.
2014 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2014, New Age and Geochemical Constraints on the Eocene Garnet Ranger Volcanic Field, West-Central Montana: Presented at the Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology 2014 Annual Research Review, 2014.
2014 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2014, New Age and Geochemical Constraints on the Eocene Garnet Ranger Volcanic Field, West-Central Montana: Presented to the STATEMAP 2014 Technical Advisory Committee.
2014 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2014, Tectonic Evolution of Central Chile’s Long-Lived Volcanic Arc, West-Central Montana, Presented at Idaho State University, November 2014 (invited talk).
2013 Presentation Rutherford, B.S., Speece, M.A., Stickney, M.C., and Mosolf, J.G., 2013, Crustal Shortening Followed by Extensional Collapse of the Cordilleran Orogenic Belt in Northwestern Montana: Evidence from Vintage Seismic Reflection Profiles Acquired in the Swan Range and Swan Valley: Presented at the 2013 Fall Meeting, AGU, San Francisco, California, December 9-13, 2013.
2013 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2013, Detailed Geologic Mapping in the Elliston 30' x 60' Quadrangle, West-Central Montana: Presented at the 2013 Annual Meeting, Rocky Mountain Section, Geological Society of America Meeting, Gunnison, Colorado, May 2013.
2013 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2013, Stratigraphy, Structure, and Geochronology of the Abanico Formation in the Principal Cordillera, Central Chile: Evidence of Protracted Volcanism and Implications for Andean Tectonics: Santa Barbara, University of California, Ph.D. Dissertation, 279 p.
2013 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2013, The Geology of the Central Chile's Long-Lived Volcanic Arc: Presented at Montana Tech's Public Lecture Series, 2013.
2013 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2013, MBMG Mineral Separation Facilities: Presented to the STATEMAP 2013 Technical Advisory Committee, 2013.
2013 Presentation Mosolf, J., 2013, How old is that rock? Extracting Zircons, How to Go About it While Making Sure What We Get is What We Want: Presented at the Annual MBMG Research Meeting, 2013.
Outside Publications
Citation
Porter, M.C., Rutherford, B.S., Speece, M.A., and Mosolf, J.G., 2016, Cordilleran Front Range Structural Features in Northwestern Montana Interpreted from Vintage Seismic Reflection Data: Elsevier, Journal of Structural Geology, v. 85, April 2016, p. 115-129.
Knatterud, L., Speece, M. A., Mosolf, J., McDonald, C., and Zhou, X., 2015, Using Gravity Data to Decipher the Structural Setting of the Avon Valley in West-Central Montana: Northwest Geology, v. 44, p. 5.
McDonald, C., Lonn, J., Vuke, S., and Mosolf, J., 2015, Field Trip to the Nevada Lake Breccias, Powell County, Montana: Northwest Geology, v. 44, p. 137-144.
McDonald, C., Mosolf, J., Lonn, J., and Vuke, S., 2015, Geologic Summary of the Elliston 30' x 60' Quadrangle, West-Central, Montana: Northwest Geology, v. 44, p. 9-18.
Mosolf, J., 2015, Geologic Field Guide to the Tertiary Volcanic Rocks in the Elliston 30’ x 60’ Quadrangle, West-Central Montana: Northwest Geology, v. 44, p. 213.
Mosolf, J., and McDonald, C., 2015, Geology of the Elliston Area, Montana and Other Papers: Northwest Geology, v. 44, 245 p.
Mosolf, J., 2013, Linkages Between Andean Arc Tectonics in Central Chile and the Development of Petroleum Systems in the Neuquen Basin of Western Argentina, 35 Degrees S: American Association of Petroleum Geologist Bulletin, v. 97, no. 1, p. 165.
Mosolf, J., 2013, Stratigraphy, Structure, and Geochronology of the Abanico Formation in the Principal Cordillera, Central Chile: Evidence of Protracted Volcanism and Implications for Andean Tectonics: Santa Barbara, University of California, Ph.D. Dissertation, 279 p.