May 2018 - Accepted a tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Geological Sciences at the University of Florida! I will be starting the position in Fall 2018 and establishing an Experimental Geochemistry lab there.
May 2018 - Presented two talks, one related to iron isotope fractionation during core formation and the other on lunar crust building magmatism, at the LPI's Conference on Planetary Differentiation in Pasadena, CA, a meeting I helped organize.
May 2018 - Presented a special invited seminar at Virginia Tech, Department of Geosciences.
March 2018 - Presented two talks, including an invited talk in the special session on the 45th Anniversary of Apollo 17, at the 49th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference in Houston, TX.
March 2018 - Presented a special invited seminar at the University of Oregon, Department of Earth Sciences .
February 2018 - Presented a special invited seminar at the University of Florida, Department of Geological Sciences.
December 2017 - Presented an invited seminar at Towson University, Department of Physics, Astronomy and Geosciences.
November 2017 - Visited Cusco and Machu Picchu in Peru, and Coyhaique, Chile in Patagonia over the Thanksgiving holiday! Pictures to come!
November 2017 - I presented the Fall 2017 Neighborhood Lecture for the Geophysical Laboratory, entitled "The Roadside Geology of Earth's Moon."
May 2017 - Joined the MoonRise Lunar Sample Return Mission proposal team as a science team co-investigator!
May 2017 - Presented an invited talk at Apollo 17 45th Anniversary Symposium, headlined by Apollo 17 Astronaut Dr. Harrison "Jack" Schmitt, at the Goddard Spaceflight Center.
April 2017 - Paper on the origin of iron isotope variations in the terrestrial planets was published in Nature Geoscience with our image on the cover!
April 2017 - Seminar presented at Towson University, Department of Physics, Astronomy and Geosciences.
March 2017 - Presented a talk and a poster at the 48th Lunar and Planetary Science Conference in Houston, TX.
February 2017 - Special invited seminar at the University of Utah, Department of Geology and Geophysics.
February 2017 - Invited guest speaker at the NASA Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Workshop on Young Lunar Volcanism, Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, TX.
January 2017 - Special invited seminar at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences.
December 2016 - Attend the workshop for the new Non-Traditional Stable Isotopes volume in the Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, for which I was an author on Chapter 3.
October 2016 - Seminar presented at Stony Brook University, Department of Geosciences.
June 2016 - I was awarded a prestigious NASA Early Career Fellowship!
June 2016 - NASA Solar System Workings proposal on the origin of the lunar crust was selected for funding!
June 2016 - Presented an invited talk at the Goldschmidt Conference – Session 02g: Lunar Evolution: Endogenous and Exogenous Processes - in Yokohama, Japan.
May 2016 - Presented at the first workshop for New Views of the Moon 2, an upcoming volume in the Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry series, at the Lunar and Planetary Institute, Houston, TX.
April 2016 - Geochemistry seminar presented at the University of Maryland, Department of Geology.
April 2015 - Seminar presented at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory.
Cover Photo: The Skógafoss waterfall along the southern coast of Iceland, June 2015