Stephen Macko

Macko, Stephen A.

Primary Appointment

Environmental Sciences

Contact Information

PO Box 400123
Clark Hall 396
Telephone: 434-924-6849

Research Disciplines

Environmental Sciences

Research Interests

Biogeochemistry, marine organic geochemistry and stable isotope geochemistry

Research Description

Special emphasis on fossil materials, fossil fuel origin and migration, early diagenesis of organic matter, abyssal ocean cycling of carbon and nitrogen, abiotic synthesis of organic materials and organic pollutants. Molecular approaches to isotope analysis. Isotope studies of food webs in modern and fossil ecosystems. Resolution of diet in early humans.

Selected Publications