2006 - Arthur L. Day Medal, The Geological Society of America
2001 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences
1993 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences
1983 - Fellow of American Geophysical Union (AGU)
1974 - Fellow of John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation
Fellow of the Geological Society of America
Mineralogy, Geophysics, Boundary layer, Fractionation and Mantle convection are his primary areas of study. His work investigates the relationship between Mineralogy and topics such as Arrhenius plot that intersect with problems in Arrhenius equation. He combines subjects such as Concentration ratio and Analytical chemistry with his study of Fractionation.
His Analytical chemistry research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Ionic bonding, Silicate, Evaporation, Kinetics and Diffusion. His Mantle convection study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Combined forced and natural convection, Convection cell, Convection and Mantle. His Equilibrium fractionation research incorporates themes from Vapor pressure, Rayleigh fractionation and Mass-independent fractionation.
Frank M. Richter mainly investigates Mineralogy, Analytical chemistry, Fractionation, Evaporation and Isotope fractionation. His studies deal with areas such as Pore water pressure, Isotopes of oxygen, Mantle and Thermodynamics as well as Mineralogy. His Analytical chemistry research incorporates elements of Mass-independent fractionation, Chondrule, Silicate, Equilibrium fractionation and Diffusion.
In general Fractionation, his work in Kinetic fractionation is often linked to Piston-cylinder apparatus linking many areas of study. His Evaporation research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Solar System and Chondrite. His Isotope fractionation study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Mineral redox buffer, Isotopes of lithium and Basalt.
His main research concerns Fractionation, Analytical chemistry, Mineralogy, Evaporation and Isotope fractionation. The various areas that Frank M. Richter examines in his Fractionation study include Geochemistry, Solar System, Allende meteorite and Silicate. His studies in Analytical chemistry integrate themes in fields like Thermal and Kinetic fractionation.
Frank M. Richter has researched Mineralogy in several fields, including Melilite, Mineral redox buffer, Mantle and Isotopes of magnesium. As a part of the same scientific family, Frank M. Richter mostly works in the field of Evaporation, focusing on Chondrule and, on occasion, Isotopic composition, Radiochemistry, Diffusion and Ultra-high vacuum. His biological study deals with issues like Isotopes of lithium, which deal with fields such as Diffusion layer.
Fractionation, Evaporation, Isotopes of magnesium, Analytical chemistry and Mineralogy are his primary areas of study. His research investigates the connection between Fractionation and topics such as Mass spectrometry that intersect with problems in Mass-independent fractionation, Equilibrium fractionation and Solar System. His Evaporation study incorporates themes from Kinetic fractionation, Isotopes of silicon, Environmental chemistry, Isotopes of oxygen and Diffusion.
His research in Isotopes of magnesium intersects with topics in Anorthite, Melilite, Spinel, Isochron and Mantle. In the subject of general Analytical chemistry, his work in Matrix and Ultra-high vacuum is often linked to Scattering and Laser ablation, thereby combining diverse domains of study. His Mineralogy research includes themes of Isotopes of lithium, Felsic, Formation and evolution of the Solar System and Isotope fractionation.
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Sr isotope evolution of seawater: the role of tectonics
Frank M. Richter;David B. Rowley;Donald J. DePaolo.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters (1992)
The 40Ar/39Ar thermochronometry for slowly cooled samples having a distribution of diffusion domain sizes
Oscar M. Lovera;Frank M. Richter;T. Mark Harrison.
Journal of Geophysical Research (1989)
On the interaction of two scales of convection in the mantle
Frank M. Richter;Barry Parsons.
Journal of Geophysical Research (1975)
Isotope fractionation by chemical diffusion between molten basalt and rhyolite
Frank M. Richter;Andrew M. Davis;Donald J. DePaolo;E.Bruce Watson.
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (2003)
Dynamical Models for Melt Segregation from a Deformable Matrix
Frank M. Richter;Dan McKenzie.
The Journal of Geology (1984)
Reconstructing past sea surface temperatures: Correcting for diagenesis of bulk marine carbonate
Daniel P. Schrag;Daniel P. Schrag;Donald J. DePaolo;Donald J. DePaolo;Frank M. Richter.
Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta (1995)
Convection, composition, and the thermal state of the lower mantle
Raymond Jeanloz;Frank M. Richter.
Journal of Geophysical Research (1979)
Diffusion Domains Determined by 39Ar Released During Step Heating
Oscar M. Lovera;Frank M. Richter;T. Mark Harrison.
Journal of Geophysical Research (1991)
On some consequences and possible causes of layered mantle convection
Frank M. Richter;Dan P. McKenzie.
Journal of Geophysical Research (1981)
Numerical models for diagenesis and the Neogene Sr isotopic evolution of seawater from DSDP Site 590B
Frank M. Richter;Donald J. DePaolo.
Earth and Planetary Science Letters (1987)
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