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Marek Locmelis receives NSF CAREER award to investigate metal transport in the deep Earth

Dr. Marek Locmelis, assistant professor in the Department of Geosciences and Geological and Petroleum Engineering, received a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) award from the National Science Foundation (NSF). The five-year, $550.000 award will support his research on the source, transport and deposition of economically important metals in the lower continental crust.