Randy L. Korotev

Research Professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences​
PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison
research interests:
  • Lunar Geochemistry
  • Lunar Meteorites

contact info:

mailing address:

  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
  • CB 1169
  • ONE BROOKINGS DR.
  • ST. LOUIS, MO 63130-4899

Randy Korotev uses the chemical composition of lunar material as a tool to understand lunar geology.

Korotev is mainly interested in the impact history of the Moon, how the Moon’s surface has been affected by meteorite impacts, and the nature of the early lunar crust.

For more information, visit Randy Korotev's department profile.