Navrotsky, Alexandra

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Interdisciplinary Professor of Ceramic, Earth, and Environmental Materials Chemistry
Email: anavrotsky at ucdavis dot edu
Office: 4440 Chemistry Annex
Phone: 530-752-3292
Fax: 530-752-9307
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Microscopic features of structure and bonding to macroscopic thermodynamic behavior in minerals, ceramics, and other complex materials; nanomaterials including soil minerals; mineral thermodynamics; mantle mineralogy and high pressure phase transitions; silicate melt and glass thermodynamics; order-disorder in spinels; framework silicates, and other oxides; ceramic processing; oxide superconductors; and the general problem of structure-energy-property systematics; high temperature reaction calorimetry.

B.S. Chemistry - University of Chicago
M.S. Chemistry - University of Chicago
Ph.D. Chemistry - University of Chicago