Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Corliss Sio

Postdoctoral Appointment
Nuclear and Chemical Sciences Division

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Ph.D. Geophysical Sciences
The University of Chicago
B.S. Geology

Research Interests

Cosmochemistry, isotope geochemistry, and experimental petrology

Honors and Awards

  • Carnegie Geophysical Lab Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Lunar and Planetary Institute Career Development Award
  • NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship
  • AGU Outstanding Student Paper Award
  • Chateaubriand Fellowship
  • Goldschmidt Travel Grant
  • UCLA Clem Nelson Award for Academic Excellence in Geology

Selected (Recent) Publications

Sio, C.K. and Dauphas, N. 2017. Thermal and crystallization histories of magmatic bodies by Monte Carlo inversion of Mg-Fe isotopic profiles in olivine. Geology, doi: 10.1130/G38056.1

Sio, C.K 2016. Dissecting a volcano. American Mineralogist 101(5), 1023-1024.

Roskosz, M., Sio, C.K, Dauphas, N., Bi, W., Tissot, F., Hu, M.Y., Zhao, J., Alp, E.E. 2015. Spinel-olivine-pyroxene equilibrium iron isotopic fractionation and applications to natural peridotites.

Dauphas, N., Roskosz, M., Alp, E.E., Neuville, D.R., Hu, M.Y., Sio, C.K, Tissot, F.L., Zhao, J., Tissandier, L., Medard, E., Cordier, C., 2014. Magma redox and structural controls on iron isotope variations in Earth's mantle and crust. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 398, 127-140.

Sio, C.K, Dauphas, N., Teng, F.Z., Chaussidon, M., Helz, R., Roskosz, M. 2013. Discerning crystal growth from diffusion profiles in zoned olivine by in-situ Mg-Fe isotopic analyses, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 123, 302-321.

Wang, K., Moynier, F., Dauphas, N., Barrat, J.A., Craddock, P., Sio, C.K 2012. Iron isotope fractionation in planetary crusts, Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 89, 31-45.

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