Committee Members

My Area of Expertise:
Diamond Anvil Cells, Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction, Conventional X-ray Diffraction, Brillouin Light Spectroscopy, Impulsive Stimulated Light Scattering, Raman Spectroscopy, Scanning Electron Microscopy, Electron Probe Mircron-analyzer, Matlab Programming

Current Research Projects

Single-crystal elasticity of Earth mantle minerals at high pressure and high temperature

Spin crossover induced elastic anomalies of Earth lower mantle minerals

Off Campus Research Award - Ronald K. DeFord Field Scholarship Fund (2015 - 2015)

Abnormal Sound Velocities of Ferropericlase across the Spin Crossover in the Earth Lower Mantle(invited talk), AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco (2014)

Elasticity of Deep-Mantle Magnesite, Deep Carbon Observatory, Stanford University, San Francisco, CA (2013)