Gabbie Ledesma

Undergraduate Student, Iowa State University

Contact

Dept:GEOL
Email:gledesma@iastate.edu
Office:Science
2237 Osborn Dr
Ames IA
50011-1027
Phone:515-724-2070

Bio

Gabbie majored in Geology with a chemistry minor. She is investigating trace element signatures of lacustrine manganese deposits on Earth in order to interpret the origin and mineralogy of similar deposits in Gale crater, Mars, which is currently being investigated by NASA's Curiosity mission.

Funding: College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Dean's High Impact Award, Iowa Space Grant