Dr. Sarah Lambart

Lab PI

Assistant professor

Department of Geology & Geophysics

Sarah's CV

Emily H. Cunningham

Ph.D Student

Emily's CV

Ashley Morris

M.Sc. Student

Ashley's CV

Kurt Lawson

M.Sc. Student

Kurt's CV

Autumn Hartley

ACCESS Student

Autumn's CV

J.R. Murphy

2022 UROP Scholar


Karrah Spendlove

Lab Assitant

Karrah's CV

Former Students

Facilities (in progress)

Major Equipment

  • Bristol-type Piston Cylinder
  • Two high temperature Deltech furnaces
  • DoE Piston Cylinder

Other Equipment

  • Petrographic microscope
  • Muffle furnace
  • Vacuum oven
  • Isometh saw
  • Minimet Polisher/Grinder
  • Lathe (Wabeco D4000)
  • Automatic grinder
  • PUK5 arc welding + SM03 microscope
  • A&D GR202 Analytical balance
  • Ultrasonic cleaner
  • Liquid-to-liquid recirculation system (Lytron LCS20)

Lab set-up

in progress

Other ressources

Ressources in the G&G department or on campus used by MagMaX Lab members

  • HD full thin section scan: Zeiss Axio Imager.M2m (PI: Dr. K. Ritterbush)
  • Electron microprobe lab: SX50 and SX100
  • LA-ICP-MS: Agilent 8000 (ICP-MS) equipped with a Photon Analyte Excite 193 nm wavelength (Laser) (PI: Dr. D. Fernandez)
  • Scanning Electron Microscopes: NanoFab


  • Lab Guidelines for Undergrads -
  • Thin section preparation SOP -
  • Grain mounts SOP -
  • Synthetic starting material preparation SOP -


Dr Sarah Lambart
Geology and Geophysics, Frederick Albert Sutton Building
115 S 1460 E, Room 409
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0102