Craig Marshall

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Geology
Associate Professor
Primary office:
Ritchie Hall
Room 154 C
University of Kansas
1414 Naismith Dr.
Lawrence, KS 66045



Ph.D., Solid-state Chemistry
, Department of Chemistry, Materials and Forensic Science, University of Technology, Sydney (UTS)

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

Teaching Interests

  • Mineralogy
  • Raman spectroscopy


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

Selected Publications

Emry, J. R., Olcott Marshall, A. & Marshall, C. P. (2016). Evaluating the effects of autofluorescence during Raman hyperspectral imaging. Geostandards and Geoanalytical Research, 40, 29-47.

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