Probing the Density Distribution of Super-Earth Mantles Through Direct Shock Compression of Dense Mantle Silicates

Yingwei Fei

Thursday, November 14, 2019 - 11:00
Weekly Seminar Series
Yingwei Fei

Fei is a Staff Scientist at the Geophysical Laboratory. He received a Ph. D. in geochemistry from City University of New York. Yingwei Fei examines materials at high pressure and temperature. He is interested in phase transitions, element partitioning, melting relations, chemical reactions and physical properties with applications to geophysics, petrology, mineral physics, geochemistry and planetary sciences.