Montana State University

Department of Earth Sciences

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173480
Bozeman, MT 59717-3480

Tel: (406) 994-3331
Fax: (406) 994-6923
Location: 226 Traphagen Hall

Department Chair

Dr. David Mogk

Geomicrobiology Lab

skidmore lab

The Geomicrobiology Lab is located in Room 627 Leon Johnson Hall.

Mark Skidmore runs the lab. Seth Mangini, Ryan Scanlon and Lauren Thomas are his graduate students

Analytical facilities in the Skidmore lab include a Metrohm Peak Ion chromatograph for simultaneous anion and cation measurements, a SRI Gas Chromatograph, a Picarro G2201i isotopic analyzer for d13C-CH4 and d13C-CO2 determinations and a Perkin Elmer Lambda 35 UV-Vis Spectrometer.