Arthur Gibbs Sylvester

Professor, Emeritus

UCSB Earth Science

Office: Webb 2117
805-893-3471 (voice)
805-893-2314 (fax)

Current Research

Past Research

Recent Publications

Geodetic Research

Society for the Preservation and Promulgation of the Name Arthur

Den Norske Tephra Forening

UCSB, Goleta, and Isla Vista Beaches

Santa Barbara Earthquakes

Teton Dam Failure

Strike-slip Faults

Field Trips, Hikes, and Europe


Art in Stone Walls

Family History

UCLA Soccer

Dept Earth Sci History

Geology 104a

Santa Barbara 1925 Earthquake



Arthur Gibbs Sylvester


Featured as one of 190 Notable Earth Scientists in

A to Z of Earth Scientists

by Alexander E. Gates, 2003

published by Facts On File, New York


Roadside Geology of Southern California Blog