Kristin Ludwig

Graduate Student
University of Washington

Kris Ludwig is currently working on her PhD in marine geology at the University of Washington. Her research focuses on the formation and evolution of the carbonate chimneys at the Lost City Hydrothermal Field. Kris earned her BS in Earth Systems at Stanford University in 1999 and worked for the US Antarctic Program before beginning her graduate studies. She became interested in deep sea science during high school, as a participant in the 1993 JASON Project expedition.

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