Position: Professor of Geology and Geochemistry, California Institute of Technology

Research Interests: Thermodynamic models of adiabatic mantle melting and melt transport Experimental investigation of silicate liquids and minerals at high pressure Petrologic and Geodynamic processes at mid-ocean ridges

Education: Ph.D., Geology, Caltech, May 28, 1997 M.S., Geology, Caltech, 1993 A.B., Geological Sciences, summa cum laude, Harvard, 1991