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Juske Horita

Geosciences

Juske Horita

Horita is a senior research and development scientist at the Chemical Sciences Division at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. He also is an adjunct/research professor in the Department of Earth & Planetary Sciences at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He specializes in researching geochemistry of light, stable isotopes – specifically isotopes of hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen and carbon. He uses these isotopes to track sources and contamination of groundwater, determine nutrients and growth processes of plants and animals, study chemistry of the atmosphere and determine the evolution of water in saline lakes.

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