Astrobiology, Geochemistry, High Pressure

Dr. Vincent S. Riggi joins GL as a new Visiting Investigator working with Andrew Steele. Riggi joins us from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. He will be working on CO2 reduction mechanisms at medium PT conditions. His research interests include astrobiology, prebiotic chemistry, organic synthesis, and high pressure geochemistry.

High Pressure, Materials

Dr. Xinyu Zhang comes to GL from Jilin University in China. Zhang will be working with Alex Goncharov on theoretical and experimental investigation of novel structure at high pressure for the next year.

High Pressure

Dr. Timothy Strobel of Carnegie Science Geophysical Laboratory presented on "Superdiamonds with tunable properties: a new class of sp3-bonded carbon-based frameworks."

High Pressure
High Pressure, Materials

Dr. Kelin Regina Tasca comes to GL as a Visiting Investigator from Brazil, by way of Howard University. She will be working with Dr. Alex Goncharov for a year on the study of fast chemical reactivity of energetic materials using novel ultrafast laser techniques.

High Pressure, Materials

Dr. Maxim Bykov joins GL from the University of Bayreuth as a Visiting Investigator. He will work with Dr. Alex Goncharov.

Geochemistry, High Pressure, Materials, Mineralogy, Planetary Science

Dr. Elena Bykova is a new Carnegie Postdoctoral Fellow at GL.

High Pressure, Matter at Extreme States

Dr. Kai Luo is a Postdoctoral Fellow at GL who is working with Dr. Ron Cohen on a computation study of the Earth's core.

High Pressure

AGU announced the 2019 Fellows. Included are Bob Hazen and Mike Walter of GL.

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Dr. Oded Navon of The Fredy & Nadine Herrmann Institute of Earth Sciences at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem presented on "Diamond forming fluids: Diamond formation and other mantle processes."

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