The Group

Current Group Members  

Sarah Arveson
Graduate Student, 2015 - present

Light element partitioning in the core

Neala Creasy
Graduate Student, 2015 - present

Effect of redox state on mantle mineralogy

Kierstin Daviau
Graduate Student, 2013 - present

Exotic exoplanet compositions

Jie Deng
Graduate Student, 2015 - present

Mantle melting

Jennifer Girard
Lab Manager, 2015 - present

Former Group Members

  • Yahya Al-Khatatbeh, Postdoctoral Researcher, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2010 - 2011; PhD Student, NMSU Physics, 2006 - 2010; now Assistant Professor of Physics, Princess Sumaya University of Technology, Jordan
  • George Amulele, Lab Manager, 2009-2014; now lab manager at University of Hawaii, SOEST
  • Vasilije Dobrosavlejevic, Undergraduate Student, Yale Physics (Intensive), 2015-2016; graduate student at Caltech GPS
  • Zhixue Du, Graduate Student, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2008-2015; now Carnegie Postdoctoral Fellow at Geophysical Lab
  • Konstantin GlazyrinPostdoctoral Researcher, 2012 - 2013; now postdoc at DESY, Hamburg Germany
  • Tingting Gu, Postdoctoral Researcher, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2013-2014; now postdoc at Gemological Institute of America, New York
  • Marjorie Hirs, Undergraduate Student, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2014
  • Stefanie Japel, Postdoctoral Researcher, NMSU Physics, 2006 - 2007
  • Yusu Liu, Undergraduate Student, Yale Chemistry, 2014-2015; now graduate student at MIT
  • Nikku Madhusudhan, YCAA postdoctoral fellow, 2011-2013; now lecturer at Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge
  • Lowell MiyagiBateman Postdoctoral Fellow, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2009 - 2011; now Assistant Professor, Geology & Geophysics, University of Utah
  • Jeffrey Montgomery, Masters Student, NMSU Physics, 2006 - 2008; now postdoc at LLNL
  • Kaveh Pahlevan, Postdoctoral Researcher, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2011-2013; now Research Scientist at Arizona State University
  • Joseph O’RourkeUndergraduate Student, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2009 - 2010; now postdoctoral fellow at Arizona State University
  • Shannon Pitcher, Undergraduate Student, NMSU Physics, 2007 - 2008
  • Joseph Panzik, Graduate Student, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2008 - 2009; now postdoctoral teaching associate, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • Cecilia SanchezUndergraduate Student, Yale, 2010 - 2011; now graduate student in Ecology at University of Georgia
  • Philippa Stoddard, Undergraduate Student, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2012 - 2013
  • Ilya Uts, Undergraduate Student, Yale Astronomy & Physics, 2012 - 2013
  • Yuejian Wang, Postdoctoral Researcher, Yale Geology & Geophysics, 2009 - 2011; now Assistant Professor of Physics at Oakland University