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Gabriella Kitch

PhD Candidate, NSF Graduate Research Fellow

B.S. Geology, Washington and Lee University, 2016
Curriculum Vitae


My research focuses on understanding ocean carbonate chemistry during ocean acidification events, specifically the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum (PETM) Ocean Acidification Event. Working in Andrew Jacobson's Radiogenic Isotope Laboratory, I use a high-precision double-spike technique to measure calcium isotopes (δ44/40Ca) of foraminifera spanning the PETM. Furthermore, my interest extends to method development of boron isotopes, a proxy used to determine paleo-pH. 

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