Craig Marshall

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Geology
Associate Professor
Primary office:
785-864-3071
Multidisciplinary Research Building
Room 154
University of Kansas
1475 Jayhawk Blvd.
Lawrence, KS 66045


Education

Ph.D., Chemical Spectroscopy
, Department of Chemistry, Materials and Forensic Science, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)

B.App.Sc (Hons), Chemistry and Geology, Departments of Chemistry, Materials and Forensic Science and Geology, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)

Teaching Interests

  • Mineralogy
  • Raman spectroscopy

Research

By training, I am an inorganic Raman spectroscopist. My research focus is using Raman spectroscopy to explore a variety of mineralogical and geological research questions. However, vibrational spectroscopy is a powerful tool that is applicable to a wide variety of problems across the field of geology, which has allowed me to participate in a number of different types of research as a secondary author.

Research Interests

  • Raman spectroscopy
  • FTIR spectroscopy
  • Carbonaceous materials
  • Graphite
  • Astrobiology

Geology Events
Internationally recognized programs
Millions in grants and contracts for research
Generous financial support for students
Research projects that stretch to Antarctica, Greenland, and numerous points in between
Birthplace and home of Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology
A thriving field program that sends undergraduate and graduate students throughout the world
Industry recruiters who visit annually to hire KU Geology's graduating students
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