Bruce Fegley

Professor Bruce Fegley
Professor Bruce Fegley

Professor Bruce Fegley, Jr. earned his Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1980. Since coming to Washington University in St. Louis in 1991, he has taught a variety of courses, including Thermodynamics and Phase Equilibria, Biogeochemistry, Planetary Geochemistry, and Earth Systems Science. As the leader of the Planetary Chemistry Laboratory, he has been engaged in theoretical and experimental research in the fields of Planetary Geochemistry and Cosmochemistry.

Current Research Interests

  • Chemistry during the formation of the Earth and Moon
  • Chemical weathering of planetary surfaces
  • Planetary atmospheres
  • Gas-grain chemistry in the solar nebula

To view a list of recent publications, click here.
Please feel free to contact Professor Fegley:

Phone: (314) 935-4852   Fax: (314) 935-7361