Carnegie Postdoctoral Fellow, Earth and Planets Laboratory, Carnegie Institution for science, 2022-present
VICO Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Astronomy at University of Virginia, 2019-2022
Working with the VICO collaboration and Prof. Ilse Cleeves
Astrochemical modeling, ALMA and SMA data analysis
Ph.D. Thesis: Tracking Volatile Elements in Protoplanetary Disks and on Planetary Surfaces
Advised by Prof. Geoff Blake
ChemCam work advised by Prof. Bethany Ehlmann
NSF GRFP, awarded 2014
Undergraduate Research at the University of Michigan, 2011-2013
Advised by Prof. Ted Bergin
Astrochemical modeling, Herschel and Spitzer data analysis
Summer Internship at NASA Glenn Research Center, 2011
Advised by Dr. Aloysius Hepp
Transition metal catalysts, SEM and EDX analysis
VICO Summer Research Program Primary Advisor, Claire Thilenius (2021)
UVA Bridge Program Mentoring Cluster, Fatimah Hussein (2020-2021)
Caltech SURF Program Co-advisor, Kayla Owens (2018-2019)
Caltech SURF Program Co-advisor, Morgaine Mandigo-Stoba (2017)
Guest Lectures: UNM Planetary Astrophysics (Fall 2021, Prof. Dragomir)
UVA Intro to Sky & Solar System (Spring 2020, Prof. Cleeves)
Caltech Cosmochemistry (Fall 2017, Prof. Blake)
Caltech Atomic & Molecular Processes in Astro (Fall 2016, Prof. Blake)
Caltech Project for Effective Teaching, Certificate of Practice (2016-2019)
Caltech Cosmochemistry TA, Prof. Geoff Blake, Fall 2017
Caltech Atomic & Molecular Processes in Astro TA, Prof. Geoff Blake, Fall 2016
Caltech Intro to the Solar System (flipped classroom) TA, Prof. Mike Brown, Spring 2016
New Constraints on Protoplanetary Disk Gas Masses in Lupus.
D. E. Anderson, L. I. Cleeves, G. A. Blake, E. A. Bergin, K. Zhang, J. M. Carpenter, K. R. Schwarz.
The Astrophysical Journal, 927, 229, 2022. ADS
Observing Carbon and Oxygen Carriers in Protoplanetary Disks at Mid-infrared Wavelengths.
D. E. Anderson, G. A. Blake, L. I. Cleeves, E. A. Bergin, K. Zhang, K. R. Schwarz, C. Salyk, A. D. Bosman.
The Astrophysical Journal, 909, 55, 2021. ADS
Simulating Observations of Ices in Protoplanetary Disks.
N. P. Ballering, L. I. Cleeves, D. E. Anderson.
The Astrophysical Journal, 920, 115, 2021. ADS
Probing the Gas Content of Late-Stage Protoplanetary Disks with N2H+.
D. E. Anderson, G. A. Blake, E. A. Bergin, K. Zhang, J. M. Carpenter, K. R. Schwarz, J. Huang, K. I. Öberg.
The Astrophysical Journal, 881, 127, 2019. ADS
Unlocking CO Depletion in Protoplanetary Disks. II. Primordial C/H Predictions inside the CO Snowline.
K. R. Schwarz, E. A. Bergin, L. I. Cleeves, K. Zhang, K. I. Öberg, G. A. Blake, D. Anderson.
The Astrophysical Journal, 877, 131, 2019. ADS
Mars Science Laboratory Observations of Chloride Salts in Gale Crater, Mars.
N. H. Thomas, B. L. Ehlmann, P.-Y. Meslin, W. Rapin, D. E. Anderson, F. Rivera-Hernández, O. Forni, S. Schröder, A. Cousin, N. Mangold, R. Gellert, O. Gasnault, R. C. Wiens.
Geophysical Research Letters, 46, 10754, 2019. ADS