Principal Investigator

Chemtob_headshot Steven M. Chemtob
Assistant Professor
Department of Earth and Environmental Science
Temple University
chemtob at temple dot edu
(phone) 215-204-3958

Ph.D. in Geochemistry, California Institute of Technology, 2013
M.S. in Geochemistry, Caltech, 2008
B.A. in Earth and Planetary Sciences, Washington University in St. Louis, 2006
Curriculum Vitae

Graduate Students


Paula Araneda Noboa

M.S. student, arrived August 2019
Previously: B.S., Towson University, 2019

Research Interests: mineralogy, geochemistry, planetary geoscience, GIS



Justin Morris

M.S. student, arrived August 2018
Previously: B.S., Oregon State University, 2017

Research Interests: Silica diagenesis, experimental geochemistry


Andrew Chorney
Ph.D. student, arrived August 2017
Previously: M.S., Pennsylvania State University, 2014
Research Interests: Early planetary evolution, trace metal and isotope geochemistry, paleoredox proxies

Past Group Members

Victoria Rivera-Banuchi
M.S. student, defended 2018
Interests: Mars mineralogy and geochemistry
Currently: Ph.D. student at Stony Brook University

Kate Lyons (undergraduate)
B.S., Geology, Temple University

Jonathan Brennan (undergraduate)
B.S., Chemistry and Geology, Temple University, 2015-2016

Chris Richardson (undergraduate)
B.S., Geology, Temple University, 2015-2016

The Chemtob lab is looking for new students! Research opportunities are available at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Contact Prof. Chemtob (chemtob at temple dot edu) for additional information.

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