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Lynda Williams

Lynda.Williams@asu.edu

Research Professor, MY
School Of Earth & Space Explor
Faculty
Mail Code: 6004

PSF 650A (Map)
(480)965-0829

Bio

Ph.D., 2000 Geochemistry, The University of Calgary (Alberta, Canada) M.S., 1984 Geology, Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH) A.B., 1980 Geology, Smith College (Northampton, MA) Geology Field Camp (Indiana University,1979)

Research Interests

geochemistry of surficial systems, stable isotopes, clay mineralogy, chemical interactions of fluids/minerals/organic compounds with applications in hydrocarbon exploration, environmental issues, origins of life and medical geology

Courses

Spring 2016

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
AST 592 Research
AST 692 Research
AST 792 Research
AST 799 Dissertation
GLG 592 Research
GLG 599 Thesis
GLG 692 Research
GLG 792 Research
GLG 799 Dissertation

Fall 2015

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
AST 692 Research
AST 792 Research
AST 799 Dissertation
GLG 592 Research
GLG 599 Thesis
GLG 692 Research
GLG 792 Research
GLG 799 Dissertation

Summer 2015

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
GLG 592 Research
GLG 799 Dissertation

Spring 2015

Courses Taught This Semester
Course Number Course Title
AST 592 Research
AST 692 Research
AST 792 Research
AST 799 Dissertation
GLG 592 Research
GLG 599 Thesis
GLG 692 Research
GLG 792 Research
GLG 799 Dissertation

Research Activity Research Awards

  1. Hervig,Richard Lokke * , Till,Christy B , Williams,Lynda B , Williams,Peter , . Facility Support: The Arizona State University SIMS Laboratories. NSF-GEO-EAR (1/1/2015 - 12/31/2017).
  2. Shock,Everett * , Shock,Everett * , Gould,Ian R , Williams,Lynda B , . How Minerals Control Hydrothermal Organic Reactivity. NSF-GEO-OCE (1/1/2014 - 12/31/2016).
  3. Williams,Lynda B * . Antibacterial Material Mapping: A new Economic Geology. NSF-GEO-EAR (10/1/2011 - 3/31/2017).
  4. Williams,Peter * , Anbar,Ariel David , Anbar,Ariel David , Anderson,James Edward , Elser,James Joseph , Hervig,Richard Lokke , Posner,Jonathan Dov , Rittmann,Bruce Edward , Shock,Everett , Shock,Everett , Tao,Nongjian , Vermaas,Willem F J , Wadhwa,Meenakshi , Westerhoff,Paul , Williams,Lynda B , . MRI: Acquisition of a NanoSIMS 50L imaging secondary ion mass spectrometer. NSF-MPS-CHE (2/15/2010 - 9/30/2013).
  5. Shock,Everett * , Shock,Everett * , Gould,Ian R , Hartnett,Hilairy , Hartnett,Hilairy , Holloway,John Requa , Holloway,John Requa , Williams,Lynda B , . ETBC: Organic Geochemical Transformations and the Deep Biosphere--Identifying the Food Sources for Microbes in Sedimentary Systems. NSF-GEO-OCE (9/1/2008 - 1/31/2014).
  6. Pizzarello,Sandra * Williams,Lynda B . Meteorite organics: Tracers of molecular asymmetry in cosmochemistry. NASA-GODDARD SPACE FLIGHT CTR (4/1/2007 - 3/31/2012).
  7. Williams,Lynda B * Williams,Lynda B * Haydel,Shelley . Assessing a Clay Mineral Alternative Antibiotic Treatment for Buruli Ulcer. HHS-NIH-NCCAM (9/30/2006 - 8/31/2009).
  8. Williams,Lynda B * Hervig,Richard Lokke . A SIMS STUDY OF THE CHEMICAL DYNAMICS OF ORGANIC/INORGANIC INTERACTIONS IN SEDIMENTARY BASINS. DOE-CHICAGO (12/1/2003 - 11/30/2008).
  9. Williams,Lynda B * Hervig,Richard Lokke . INTRACRYSTALLINE BORON ISOTOPE FRACTIONATION IN ILLITE/SMECTITE: A POTENTIAL GEOTHERMOMETER AND PALEO-FLUID INDICATOR. NSF-GEO (1/1/2003 - 12/31/2007).
  10. Williams,Lynda B * . SGER: SMECTITE INCUBATION OF ORGANIC MOLECULES IN SEAFLOOR HYDROTHERMAL SYSTEMS. NSF-GEO (3/15/2002 - 2/28/2003).
  11. Williams,Lynda B * Hervig,Richard Lokke . EXPLORING INTRACRYSTALLINE BORON ISOTOPE VARIATIONS. NSF-GEO (3/15/2001 - 2/28/2002).
  12. Hervig,Richard Lokke * Williams,Lynda B . A MICROANALYTICAL (SIMS) STUDY OF THE TRACE ELEMENT AND ISOTOPIC GEOCHEMISTRY OF DIAGENETIC SILICATES. DOE-SAN FRANCISCO (12/1/1995 - 11/30/2003).
  13. Williams,Lynda B * . JUVENILE OFFENDER PROGRAM EVALUATION. AZ DEPT JUVENILE CORRECTIONS (10/1/1995 - 7/31/1996).
  14. Williams,Lynda B * . ORGANIC/INORGANIC INTERACTION OF NITROGEN IN OILFIELDS. DOE (9/15/1991 - 3/14/1994).

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Service

  1. Clays and Clay Minerals, Associate Editor (2010 - present)
  2. Environmental Science and Technology, Reviewer (2010 - present)
  3. International Medical Geology Association, Reviewer (2010 - present)
  4. National Science Foundation, Reviewer (2010 - present)
  5. Earth Science Day, Exhibitor (2004 - present)
  6. ASU SIMS Facility Manager, Manager (2006 - 2012)
  7. Clay Minerals Society, Associate Editor (2007 - 2011)
  8. Earth Science Day, Exhibitor (2010 - 2011)
  9. SESE Safety Officer, Safety liason (2010 - 2011)
  10. Clay Minerals Society, Committee on Committees (2010 - 2011)
  11. Clay Minerals Society, Chair, Membership committee (2009 - 2010)
  12. ASU SIMS Facility Annual Workshop, Organizer (2010)
  13. CLAS Committee on Excellence, Committee member (2008 - 2009)
  14. Clay Minerals Society, Chair Membership Committee (2007 - 2008)
  15. Earth Science Day presentation, Supervisor (2007)
  16. Geological Society of America, Interviewee (2007)
  17. Morning Star TV, Interviewee (2007)
  18. Sally Ride Festifval, Teacher (2007)
  19. Awards Committee, Clay Minerals Society, Member (2005 - 2007)
  20. Clay Minerals Society/Counsel, Counselor (Elected) (2004 - 2007)
  21. ASU Media Relations, Press Release (ended 2007)
  22. Geological Society of America, Press Release (ended 2007)
  23. Nominating Committee, Clay Minerals Society, Member (2006 - 2007)
  24. Nominating committee for Geology and Health Division, Geological Society of America, Member (2005 - 2006)
  25. CLAS/FESEM, Liason (2001 - 2006)
  26. Earth Science Day, Exhibitor (2006)
  27. Oral Exam Committees, Member (2006)
  28. Bailey Award Committee, Clay Minerals Society, Chair (2005 - 2006)
  29. Elements Newsletter, Clay Minerals Society, News Editor (2005 - 2006)
  30. Public Radio, Interview with BBC Science (2006)
  31. Reynolds Scholarship, Clay Minerals Society, Fundraising (2005 - 2006)
  32. CMS meeting, Burlington, VT, Symposium organizer (2005)
  33. NSF Geobiology and Low Temperature Geochemistry Panel, Member (2005)
  34. Clay Minerals Society, Awards Committee (2004 - 2005)

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Curriculum Vitae / Resume

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