dsc_0895Dr. Alexis Licht, Assistant Professor

Department of Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle USA

email: licht@uw.edu

Research Interests:

Sedimentology of continental systems

Links between Tectonics, Climate and Evolution

Cenozoic Paleoclimate and ecosystems


Co-head of the Myanmar Paleoclimate and Geodynamics Research Group.

Co-manager of the University of Washington Mass Spectrometry Trace Lab.

Co-manager of Earth and Space Sciences rock preparation labs, head of the heavy Minerals separation lab.

Tools and skills:

  • Clastic Sedimentology & Pedology
  • Stable and clumped isotope Geochemistry
  • Geochronology U-Pb, Nd, Sr
  • Clay Mineralogy & sandstone Petrography
  • Paleobotany (Paleoxylology)