Marie Jackson, Flagstaff, AZ
  • Research Associate Professor, Geology & Geophysics

Professional Service

  • European Geophysical Union. Role: Co-Convenor of Poster Session with Paraskevi Nomikou, Magnus Tumi Gudmundsson. Volcanic Islands: Eruptions, Stability, Hazards, Glass, Minerals, and Microbial Life . 05/04/2020 - 05/08/2020
  • American Ceramic Society. Role: Vice-Chair. Art, Architecture and Conservation Science Division. 05/01/2019 - present
  • European Geophysical Union. Role: Co-Convener of Oral and Poster Sessions with Paraskevi Nomikou, Magnus Tumi Gudmundsson, Steffen Leth Jørgensen . Submarine Volcanic Activity and Associated Hazards: Recent and ancient perspectives https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2019/session/32569. 04/10/2019 - 04/10/2019

Honors & Awards

  • Fellow. American Ceramic Society, 03/26/2020
  • Science Brief: Advanced Light Source Phillipsite and Al-tobermorite mineral cements produced through low-temperature water-rock reactions in Roman marine concrete https://als.lbl.gov/ancient-roman-secret-self-healing-concrete/ . Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories, 07/24/2017
  • Notable Article: Jackson, M. D., S. R. Chae, S. R. Mulcahy, C. Meral, R. Taylor, P. Li, J. Moon, S. Yoon, A.-H. Emwas, G. Vola, H.-R. Wenk, P. J. M. Monteiro, 2013, Unlocking the secrets of Al-tobermorite in Roman seawater concrete: American Mineralogist, 98, 1669-1687. American Mineralogist, 05/2013. American Mineralogist, 07/24/2017
  • Science Highlight: Advanced Light Source Unlocking the Secrets of Al-tobermorite in Ancient Roman Marine Concrete https://als.lbl.gov/concrete-industry-benefits-from-ancient-romans-and-the-als/ . Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories, 10/2013
  • Highlights and Breakthroughs Article: Jackson, M. D., S. R. Chae, S. R. Mulcahy, C. Meral, R. Taylor, P. Li, J. Moon, S. Yoon, A.-H. Emwas, G. Vola, H.-R. Wenk, P. J. M. Monteiro, 2013, Unlocking the secrets of Al-tobermorite in Roman seawater concrete: American Mineralogist, 98, 1669-1687. American Mineralogist, 05/2013
  • Featured article: Jackson, M. D., J. Moon, E. Gotti, R. Taylor, S. R. Chae, M. Kunz, A.-H. Emwas, C. Meral, P. Guttmann, P. Levitz, H.-R. Wenk, P. J. M. Monteiro, 2013, Material and elastic properties of Al-tobermorite in ancient Roman seawater concrete: Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 96[8], 2598-2606. Elsen, J., O. Cozer, R. Snellings, 2013, Lessons from a lost technology: The secrets of Roman concrete, American Mineralogist, 98, 1917-1918. American Ceramic Society, 04/2013
  • Award, 25 best articles in 25 years, Jackson, M. D., D. Deocampo, F. Marra, and B. E. Scheetz, 2010, Mid-Pleistocene volcanic ash in ancient Roman concretes, Geoarchaeology, 25, 36-74. Geoarchaeology Journal, 09/2010
  • Acknowledgement,Open Spaces Commission: Commisioner 2003-2009, Chair 2003 Contributions towards acquisition of $8 million of lands at Picture Canyon, Observatory Mesa, and the Flagstaff Urban Trail System. City of Flagstaff, 03/2009
  • Graduate Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University. ARCS, Washington D. C. Chapter, 06/1980
  • Field Camp Award, University of Wyoming . National Geology Teachers , 09/1975

Outreach

  • Materialism Podcast, Episode 11. The Ultimate Construction Material: How we are reinventing concrete with inspiration from ancient Rome. 10/29/2019 - present
  • Lecture to Nakama, University of Utah; How Ancient Roman Concrete Still Stands . 03/02/2018 - 03/02/2018
  • Lecture to the Central Utah Branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE); Roman Marine Harbor Concretes: Volcanic Ash, Cementitious Binder, and Material Characteristics . 01/18/2018 - 01/18/2018
  • Lecture to Utah Geological Survey; Volcanic Glass Reactions and Cementitious Mineral Cycling in Roman Marine Concrete . 01/08/2018 - 01/08/2018
  • https://surtsey50years.utah.edu/, Blogspace. 08/01/2017 - present

In the Media