Dr. Kris MacLennan is a Senior Geophysicist in the Subsurface R&D group at the EERC, where his work focuses on electrical and electromagnetic methods. He holds a Ph.D. degree in Geophysics from the Colorado School of Mines and B.A. degrees in Geophysics and Philosophy from the University of California – Berkeley. Prior to his position at the EERC, he served as a Senior Geophysicist with GroundMetrics Inc., San Diego, California.
Dr. MacLennan’s principal areas of interest and expertise include using geophysics to tackle problems in hydrology, CO2 sequestration, geothermal, and environmental issues. He has authored or coauthored numerous publications and presentations.
Electrical and electromagnetic geophysics, geophysical inversion, carbon sequestration and utilization, hydrology, near-surface geophysics, geothermal, and scientific communication.
Member of AGU
Member of EEGS
Active member of SEG
Secretary (2021-2022) and member of the Bay Area Geophysical Society