• Low-Al, high-Fe clinopyroxene-liquid geothermometer for high-silica systems (2017–present)
  • Piston-cylinder experiments to investigate the composition of exoplanet magmas and crusts (2015–present)
  • Diffusion chronometry of high-silica lavas using major and trace elements in clinopyroxene (2014–present)
  • Analysis of Martian craters to determine the geological history of the Arabia Terra region (2011–2014)
  • X-ray diffraction study of Nicaraguan hydrothermal systems to characterize similar relic environments on Mars (2012–2013)