Dr. Chris House

Dr. Chris House

Professor

Department:  Geosciences
College:  College of Earth and Mineral Sciences
Address:  220 Deike Building
Phone:  814-865-8802
E-mail: chrishouse@psu.edu
Website:  http://www.chouseresearch.com/

Biogeochemical signatures of life: carbon isotopic fractionation during growth of microbes.
Looking for useful biogeochemical signatures of microbial life through laboratory growth experiments, as well as through experiments precipitating minerals. Also, investigating potential energy sources for early life on Earth.