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Miss Samantha Faircloth

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  • Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics
  • School of Physical Sciences
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PhD Research Student, The Open University.

"Volatiles in the Earth-Moon System: a stable isotope perspective".

My latest work involves measuring the abundance and stable isotopes of sulfur and chlorine within igneous zoned apatites from terrestrial and lunar basalt (Apollo) samples. The project makes use of optical microscopy, SEM, CL, EPMA and NanoSIMS to both contextualise the samples and to acquire quantitative data.

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