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Valerie Finlayson

Post-Doctoral Associate

Ph.D. University of Hawaii at Manoa, 2017


CHEM 0222
Chemistry Building
8051 Regents Drive
College Park, MD 20742

(301) 405-3597Fax

vfinlays [at] umd [dot] edu



Research Interests

My main interests lie in radiogenic (Nd, Sr, Pb, Hf, Re-Os, W, etc.), and non-traditional stable (Fe) isotope and trace element geochemistry in intraplate volcanic systems and convergent margins. I am also interested in developing novel applications of these data in conjunction with computational and geodynamic methods to better understand the compositional heterogeneity, reservoir distribution, and behavior of the Deep Earth.