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Rooney, Tyrone O.

Rooney, Tyrone O. photo


Igneous Petrology & Geochemistry
Associate Professor
 211 Natural Science
 (517) 432-5522

Tyrone O. Rooney received his Ph.D. (2006) and MS (2002) from the Pennsylvania State University. His research interests are in the application of geochemical methods for probing Earth processes, with particular attention to tectonic questions at divergent and convergent plate boundaries.

Recent Publications


  • GLG201 - The Dynamic Earth
  • GLG361 - Igneous & Metamorphic Petrology
  • GLG862 - Advanced Igneous Petrology