Tag Archives: SEM

Wooster undergraduate researchers expand their professional networks with cross-college collaboration

Carlisle, PA – Our geochemistry research team spent this week at Dickinson College. They worked closely with Dr. Ben Edwards and Rob Dean (technician) to learn how to use the instrument. As with any new technique, it took a few … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Meanwhile, what are the Wooster Paleontologists up to?

Wooster, Ohio — The igneous petrology team has a thorough and entertaining report about their activities in the Wooster geology labs this summer. It has encouraged the summer paleontologists (that would be me and Macy Conrad ’18) to give a … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

How we measure the chemical composition of Earth materials

San Diego, CA – If you’ve been following our adventures, you know that we’ve started a project on Black Mountain with our collaborators at the University of San Diego. We’ve dedicated a significant portion of our time in California to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Geochemists know preparation is key

San Diego, CA – While the¬†University of San Diego celebrated their commencement, we commenced¬†lab work on the Black Mountain Project. We began by drying and sieving the soil samples that we collected earlier in the week. While her samples dry, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment