Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 4:35pm
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UGA Geology Graduate Student, Laura Mackrell, before her poster on on the project “Mapping Minerals in Margartifiter Terra, Mars”

UGA Geology Graduate Student, Laura Fackrell, was awarded a summer internship with NASA’s John Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. http://civspace.jhuapl.edu/.  Laura will be working on the project “Mapping Minerals in Margartifiter Terra, Mars”.  In particular, she will be performing a multi-dataset analysis and morphologic/spectroscopic comparison of layered sulfate deposits in a particular region of Mars called West Margaritifer.