Rita Parai

​Assistant Professor of Geochemistry
PhD, Harvard University
research interests:
  • High-Temperature Isotope Geochemistry
  • Noble Gas Geochemistry

contact info:

mailing address:

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

​Rita Parai's laboratory for high-precision noble gas isotopic analyses addresses questions regarding early Earth environments, lunar formation, the origin and evolution of Earth’s volatile budgets, chemical cycling between deep Earth and surface reservoirs, and the nature of mantle heterogeneities and chemical constraints on geodynamics.

For more information, visit Rita Parai's department profile.