Dr. Ernest Estes

Dr. Ernest Estes
Professor Emeritus (retired)
Department of Marine Sciences
Texas A&M University
Sea Aggie Center, Bldg #3026, Office 703

E-mail: estese@tamug.edu
Phone: (409) 740-4599


  • Ph.D., University of North Carolina, 1971
  • M.A., Duke University, 1967
  • B.S., Lawrence University, 1965

Research Interests:

  • Evaluation of Pleistocene material for shoreline protection
  • Sedimentology and stratigraphy

Courses Taught:

  • MARS 310: Field Methods in Marine Sciences

Selected Publications:

Israel, A., Ethridge, F., and Estes, E., 1987, A Sedimentologic Description of  Microtidal, Flood-tidal Delta, San Luis Pass, Texas, Journal of Sedimentary Petrology, Vol.  57, No. 2, p. 288-300

Griffin, R. B., Cornwell, L. R., Seitz, W., and Estes, E., 1989. Localized Corrosion Under Biofouling, Material Performance, 28 (3), 71 - 74.

Estes, E. and Lee, Mike, et al., (1996). Results of long term monitoring of Beach Erosion, Galveston, Texas.  Poster session, Texas Academy of Science.


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