Geochemistry of the Solar System

Teaching Assistant, UC Santa Cruz, Earth & Planetary Sciences, 2018

Overview of the meteorite record and the processes of solar system evolution and planetary formation from a geochemical perspective.
Instructors: Profs. Myriam Telus and Terrence Blackburn.


Write and develop problem sets and solution keys. Assist students in completion of in-class activities and problem sets, including mathematical modeling exercises.

Topics Covered

Meteorite groups and parent body processes, solar system origins and evolution, planetary formation, meteorite petrology, stable and radiogenic isotopic systems.