Professor Meagen Pollock
General Area of Research:
This research project will focus on geochemical sample preparation and data collection in the Wooster X-ray lab. The student researcher will collate previously collected geochemical data for quality control and publication purposes. The student researcher will also powder and weigh samples for geochemical analysis. The student may also prepare lab documents and procedures to be posted on the Wooster X-ray Lab website, including standard operating procedures, quality control tables, and blog posts on recent events.
Skills / Classes Required:
Any introductory Geology class. Experience in GEOL 208 (Mineralogy) a plus.