Deep carbon in earth: Early career scientist contributions to the deep carbon observatory

Donato Giovannelli, Benjamin A. Black, Alysia D. Cox, Cody S. Sheik

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number89
JournalFrontiers in Earth Science
StatePublished - Nov 3 2017

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1Department of Marine and Coastal Science, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, United States, 2Institute of Marine Science, National Research Council of Italy, Ancona, Italy, 3Program in Interdisciplinary Studies, Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton, NJ, United States, 4Earth-Life Science Institute, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, 5City College of New York, New York, NY, United States, 6Department of Chemistry and Geochemistry, Montana Tech of the University of Montana, Butte, MT, United States, 7Department of Geological Sciences and Engineering, Yachay Tech University, Urcuqui, Ecuador, 8Department of Biology, University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, MN, United States, 9Large Lakes Observatory, University of Minnesota Duluth, Duluth, MN, United States

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This publication was supported by Alfred P. Sloan Foundation grants G2014–13728 to DG, CS, and AC. DG was also supported by Alfred P. Sloan Foundation grant G2016–7206, National Science Foundation grant MCB 15–17567 and by the ELSI Origins Network (EON), which is supported by a grant from the John Templeton Foundation. The opinions expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the John Templeton Foundation. DG was also partly supported by a C-DEBI (Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigation) postdoctoral fellowship. BB was supported by National Science Foundation grant 1615147. AC was supported by NASA Exobiology Award NNX-16AJ61G.


  • Carbon minerals
  • Deep carbon cycle
  • Early career reasearcher
  • Geochemistry
  • Geomicrobiology
  • Interdisciplinary
  • Subsurface
  • Volcanism

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