Professor Rich Pancost

Professor Rich Pancost

B.Sc.(Case W.Reserve), Ph.D.(Penn.State)


My expertise is in organic geochemistry. We can use the organic matter in soils, sediments, rocks and water to investigate a vast range of modern and ancient processes - and I do - but I am particularly interested in past climate.

  • Biomarkers
  • Organic Geochemistry
  • Palaeoclimate
  • Cenozoic
  • Pliocene
  • Greenhouse climate
  • Oceanic Anoxic Events

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