Olga Pravdivtseva

Olga Pravdivtseva graduated from the Nuclear Physics Department of Tbilisi State University. She obtained her Ph.D. at Vernadsky Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, in 1994. Her thesis was devoted to the experimental study of U-Xe-Kr isotopic systems in uranium minerals and zircons.

Olga joined the Laboratory for Space Sciences at Washington University in 1996.

Her research interest is the application of Xe isotopes for cosmochronology, study of early alteration events in meteorites history. Separation and characterization of presolar grains from a variety of primitive meteorites.

Office Contact Info

Degree: Ph.D., Vernadsky Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, 1994
Office: Compton 455
Olga Pravdivtseva
Laboratory for Space Sciences
Physics Department, CB 1105
Washington University
1 Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130-4899, USA
Phone: (314) 935-5049
Fax: (314) 935-6219
Email: olga@wuphys.wustl.edu

Selected Publications