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geophysicist

Lindsay Marguerite Linzer, Namibian, South African geophysicist. Achievements include development of a novel method to calculate the source mechanisms of seismicity recorded in the deep level mining environment. Member of South Africa Geophysical Association (president 2006-2007), International Association Seismology and Physics Earth's Interior (national correspondent 2003-2008).

Background

Linzer, Lindsay Marguerite was born on October 8, 1971 in Windhoek, Namibia. Daughter of Neil John Bolt and Sandra Anne Andersen.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physics and Geology, University Natal, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, 1992. Bachelor of Science in Geophysics with honors, University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 1994. Doctor of Philosophy in Geophysics, University Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 2002.

Career

Senior researcher Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, NRE - Mining, Johannesburg, 1995—2007. Consulting geophysicist MeerCAT Geophysics cc, 2008. Research associate University Witwatersrand, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of a novel method to calculate the source mechanisms of seismicity recorded in the deep level mining environment.

Membership

Member of South Africa Geophysical Association (president 2006-2007), International Association Seismology and Physics Earth's Interior (national correspondent 2003-2008).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Quilting, drawing, embroidery.

Connections

Married Patrick Linzer, August 31, 2001.

father:
Neil John Bolt

mother:
Sandra Anne Andersen

spouse:
Patrick Linzer