Dr. Wendy Calvin

( University of Nevada, Reno )


(775) 784-1785
  • Institution:University of Nevada, Reno
  • Departments: Geological Sciences and Engineering
  • Research Fields: Minerals And Ices, Mars Surface, Planetary Exploration
  • Disciplines: Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences, Physical Sciences
  • Location:Washoe County


My research specialty is the optical and infrared spectroscopy of minerals and ices, using remote sensing data sets and laboratory analysis to identify and map the surface composition of solid planets in the solar system.