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Publications in VIVO

Thomas Ptak Assistant Professor

Geographic Focus


selected publications


education and training

  • Ph.D., University of Oregon , Department of Geography, Dissertation: Understanding Hydropower in China, Balancing Energy Security, Development and Environmental Sustainability in the Nu River Valley of Yunnan Province 2016
  • M.A., University of Oregon , Department of Geography, Thesis: Tibetan Migration, Cultural Identity & Place in Portland and New York City 2010
  • B.Sc. in Human Geography, Macquarie University , Department of Geography, Honors Thesis: Retaining Tibetan Culture and Identity in a Geopolitical Landscape 2007


full name

  • Thomas Ptak