Vlad Iordache


  • B.S Geology (2015); A small, liberal arts college in east-central Illinois

Hello world!... I am a PhD student in the Geology Department @ UIUC.

My academic interests include:

  • Experimental high P/T mineralogy and petrology
  • Constitution and elasticity of Earth's mantle and core
  • Thermodynamics of Earth's interior


My non-academic interests include:

  • Detective novels
  • Hiking/Camping
  • Swimming


Research Areas