Outstanding Student Presentation Award Winner

Tanvi Dhiren Chheda

Mineral and Rock Physics

presentation title:

High pressure behavior of phlogopite using neutron diffraction and first principle simulations


Cornell University


2013 Fall Meeting


I am Tanvi, a Sophomore at Cornell University. My advisor, Dr. Mainak Mookherjee, gave me a chance to work in a mineral physics lab right after my freshman year, but I did not realize that as a teenager I could actually add something to science. At AGU I met others who knew and discussed mineral physics with me, and it was an inspiring experience. Winning the... Read More »


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