Sierra Victoria Petersen

Sierra Victoria Petersen
Assistant Professor
University of Michigan
Earth and Environmental Sciences
2534 North University Building
1100 North University Avenue
Ann Arbor
Fields of interest
Paleoclimate, Paleoceanography, Geochemistry
Description of scientific projects
My group uses stable and clumped isotopic proxies to reconstruct past climate conditions. Study localities, time periods and environments are wide ranging, but include past ocean and terrestrial conditions during greenhouse periods like the Eocene, Mid-Miocene Climatic Optimum, and Cretaceous.