October 24, 2016


Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Arthur D. Storke Memorial Professor

Volcano expert Terry Plank, Arthur D. Storke Memorial Professor at Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, spoke at the induction ceremony for the newest members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences on Oct. 8, 2016. Plank's research focuses on magmas associated with the plate tectonic cycle, how crust is recycled at subduction zones, and the influence of water on magma evolution and composition. She was a 2012 MacArthur Foundation fellow and was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 2013.