Paul Sylvester

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Professor at Memorial University

Planetary Geochemist with research on:

  • Microbeam (Laser ablation-ICPMS, Automated SEM) analyses of elemental & isotopic compositions of minerals
  • Igneous petrogenesis of early planetary crusts (Earth & Moon), impact melt rocks & meteorites
  • U-Pb accessory mineral (zircon, baddeleyite, monazite, apatite) geochronology
  • Precious metal geochemistry