Full Name: Samantha Alcaraz
Position: Geothermal Geologist Modeller
2003: Geotechnical engineering; 2004: MSc, GIS; 2004: Master in Geology, Volcanology
Areas of expertise
Geology: 3D modelling
New Zealand Geothermal Association: member
Short CV Samantha Alcaraz has been based at GNS Science Wairakei since March 2009. Samantha is GNS Sciences geothermal expert in GIS, 3D modelling, database management and image processing. Samantha has an MSc in Geographical Information Management from Cranfield University, UK (2004) as well as a Master of Engineering Geology from the Institut Geologique Albert-de-Lapparent, France (2004) and has worked on projects in Ecuador, Brazil, England, Montserrat, Reunion, and France.