Studies the interior of planets, specifically terrestrial bodies like Earth, the Moon, Mars, and Mercury.
The study of volcanoes and related earth processes.
Centers, Labs, and Programs
Specializing in high-precision isotopic analyses, elemental abundances, and petrology. Our main areas of research are in the fields of cosmochemistry and mantle and crustal geochemistry.
Colleen Petrik and Vashan Wright are among the most recent faculty hir...