Member Since 1978
Catherine A. McCammon
Retired, University of Bayreuth
Professional Experience
University of Bayreuth
Retired
2023 - Present
University of Bayreuth
Staff Scientist
1990 - 2023
Education
Australian National University
Doctorate
1984
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Bachelors
Current Roles
Committee Chair
Governance Review Task Force
Honors & Awards
Harry H. Hess Medal
Received 2023
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Union Fellow
Received 2006
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Publications
Ultrahigh‐Pressure Acoustic Velocities of Aluminous Silicate Glass up to 155 GPa With Implications f...

We have carried out in situ high‐pressure acoustic velocity measurements of (Fe2+, Al)‐bearing MgSiO3 glass up to pressures of 155 ...

July 11, 2023
AGU Abstracts
Temperature dependence of Fe3+/∑Fe in bridgmanite
FROM THE SURFACE TO THE DEEP INTERIOR OF THE EARLY EARTH II POSTER
study of earth's deep interior | 12 december 2022
Fei Wang, Hongzhan Fei, Lin Wang, Catherine A. McC...
Bridgmanite, which is considered to be the most abundant mineral in the lower mantle as well as entire Earth, easily incorporates Fe3+ even under very...
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Bringing Bad Things Together With Other Things To Make New Forms That Are Safer For Us And Our World
THE UP-GOER FIVE CHALLENGE: MAKING BIG IDEAS SIMPLER BY TALKING ABOUT THEM IN WORDS WE USE A LOT I ORAL
education | 14 december 2021
Catherine A. McCammon, Kerstin Hockmann, Laura Weg...
Many things on our world seem good at first, but then we find out they have a bad side. One of these things, lets call it thing fifty-one, can be adde...
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The Composition of Bridgmanite in the Earth's Lower Mantle
A MULTIDISCIPLINARY UNDERSTANDING OF THE LOWER-MANTLE EVOLUTION AND THERMOCHEMICAL STATUS I ORAL
study of earth's deep interior | 13 december 2021
Rong Huang, Tiziana Boffa Ballaran, Catherine A. M...
In order to understand the factors controlling transport properties and the redox state in the lower mantle, the ferric iron content in bridgmanite (B...
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Volunteer Experience
2020 - 2023
Member
Volcanology, Geochemistry, and Petrology Fellows Committee
2020 - 2022
Member
Volcanology, Geochemistry, and Petrology Fellows Committee
2019 - 2020
Director
Board of Directors
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