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The Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences is well supplied with field and laboratory equipment for extensive geologic research.  This includes: Automated X-ray Diffraction Spectrometers, Stable Isotope Mass Spectrometers (2),  Elemental Analyzers, Electron Microprobe, Combination Mono/Poly ICP-AES, numerous Alpha and Gamma spectrometer systems, Gas Chromatographs (3), GCMS, Particle Size Counters, Ultrafiltration Systems, Surface and Pore Size Analyzers, current meters, sediment traps, acoustic releases, CTD's, Electronic Total Stations and Acoustic Doppler Current Profilers.  Please view the links below for a detailed description of the individual laboratories available to the faculty, staff and students within our department.

Andean Geophysical Laboratory Seismology-Geophysics Laboratory
Center for Elemental
Mass Spectrometry (CEMS)
Seismotectonics Laboratory
Coastal Processes & Sediment
Dynamics (CPSD) Laboratory
Subsurface Computer Modeling Lab
Geophysical Exploration Laboratory (GEL) Sequence Stratigraphy Web Server
Marine Sediments Research Laboratory Stable Isotope Laboratory 
Petrology-Geochemistry-Volcanology Laboratory Tectonics and Geophysics Laboratory
Radioisotope Geochemical Laboratory Tectonics and Sedimentation Laboratory
Satellite Oceanography Laboratory  


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