Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Jeffrey Post

Chair of Mineral Sciences, Mineralogist and Curator of Gems and Minerals
Department / Division
  • B.S., University of Wisconsin, Platteville
  • Ph.D., Arizona State University
Research Interests
Environmental mineralogy; single crystal and powder X-ray diffraction; electron microscopy; manganese oxide minerals; clay minerals; computer modeling of mineral structures, rietveld analysis; gemology.