|Cara M. Santelli|
Deep subsurface biosphere
Microbial diversity of ocean crust and seafloor hydrothermal deposits
Low temperature alteration of basalt
Biogeochemical cycling of metals at the seafloor
Ph.D. Candidate, MIT/WHOI Joint Program in Oceanography, Department of Marine Chemistry and Geochemistry, 2000-present.
B.S. University of Wisconsin, Madison, Department of Geology and Geophysics, 2000.
Senior Thesis "Iron Oxidizing Bacteria and the Weathering of Iron Silicate Minerals"