Michael Ackerson
Carnegie Fellow
(202) 478-8061

Michael Ackerson is working on using experimental observations to understand the evolution and emplacement of granitic and volcanic rocks. Michael obtained his Ph.D. in geology from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute prior to joining the Geophysical Laboratory in 2015. His other interests include experimental geochemistry, igneous/metamorphic petrology and trace element geochemistry.

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