Richard A. Krahenbuhl

Associate Director: Humanitarian Engineering and Science, Graduate Program
Associate Research Professor, Instructor: Department of Geophysics


MINES Affiliations

Research interests and projects

  • Geoscientists Without Borders
  • Archaeological Geophysics
  • Humanitarian Engineering and Science
  • Volcanology
  • Landslide Hazards
  • Exploration in Oil, Gas, Mining
  • Geothermal
  • CO2 Sequestration
  • Time-Lapse Monitoring
  • Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) Detection


  • Applied Geophysics (Current)
  • Geophysical Data Analysis (Current)
  • Field Camp / Summer Field (Current)
  • Senior Design (Current)
  • Gravity & Magnetic Methods (Previous)
  • Geophysical Field Methods (Previous)
  • Geophysical Methods for UXO Detection and Discrimination (Previous)


Richard Krahenbuhl Geoscientists Without Borders
Richard Krahenbuhl Drone Geophysics


Colorado School of Mines
Department of Geophysics
Golden, CO 80401