Dr. Richard Carlson
Department of Terrestrial Magnetism
5241 Broad Branch Road, NW
Washington, DC 20015-1305
Phone - 202-478-8474
Fax - 202-478-8821
Research Interests & Bibliography by Publication Date
Research Bibliography by Topic
Fe X-ray map of a troilite inclusion from the Canyon Diablo Meteorite. The troilite is surrounded by carbon (blue), schreibersite (yellow) and iron metal (red).
Harrison Schmidt near the station 7 Boulder. Photo: E. Cernan, NASA.
Purple garnet peridotite from Greenland. Photo: Graham Pearson.
Magmas as Tracers of Mantle Processes
Aerial photo of the 5000 year old Jordan Crater lava flow, eastern Oregon.
The 3.54 Ga Ngwane gneiss of Swaziland.
Rick Carlson and Allan Wilson (u. Durban) on the Nondweni komatite. Photo: Steve Shirey.
Screenshot of the NAVDAT database.
Remnant columnar jointed Columbia River Basalts.
The DTM 15-inch TIMS. Photo: Steve Shirey.
South African Hippo.