Dr. Hemley receives A.P. Sloan Foundation grant

December 04, 2017

Dr. Russell Hemley has received a one-year, $74,962 grant titled “Bridging Deep Carbon Communities” from the A.P. Sloan Foundation.  This is a supplemental award to a major series of grants from the foundation to the Deep Carbon Observatory; the grants total $50 million over 10 years.  Dr. Hemley co-founded the observatory in 2009 and is its co-executive director.  The observatory’s mission is to understand all aspects of carbon in the Earth and in extreme environments.  All members of the GW community are invited to join the observatory’s network.