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Richard Sack (he/him)
Affiliate Professor
President, OFM Research, Inc.
Office: off campus
Phone: 425-880-4418
Fax: 206-543-0489 (shared)
Email: [javascript protected email address]
Interests: Geochemistry, Petrology
Research Groups: Geochemistry, Petrology

Education: Union College Harvard University
Current Research:
Thermochemistry of sulfide, silicate and oxide solid solutions. Petrogenesis of bonanza precious metal ore deposits and early solar system condensates as exemplified by calcium-aluminum inclusions (CAIs) in carbonaceous chondrites
Recent Publications:
Sack RO, Lyubimtseva NG, Bortnikov NS, Anikina EYu, Borisovsky SE (2022) Sulfur vacancies in fahlores from the Ag-Pb-Zn Mangazeyskoye Ore Deposit (Sakha, Russia). Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 177(8):82, 1—26

Sack RO (2022) Temperatures of canonical condensation: Constraints from CAIs. American Journal of Science 322(1), 55—63

Sack RO (2021) Thermochemistry of melilite I. Towards resolving an inconsistency in nebular condensation calculations. American Journal of Science 321(4), 424—457