Sujoy’s Group


Curriculum Vitae

Sujoy Mukhopadhyay

Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
U. California Davis
One Shields Avenue
Davis, CA 95616

530.752.4711 office
530.752.4664 lab
530.752.0350 department office
sujoy (at)


Ph.D., Geochemistry, California Institute of Technology, 2002
M.Sc., Applied Geology, Indian Institute of Technology, 1995
B.Sc., Geology with honors, Presidency College, University of Calcutta, 1993

Professional Appointments

Professor of Geochemistry, U. California Davis, 2014-present
Associate Professor of Geochemistry, Harvard University, 2009-2014
Assistant Professor of Geochemistry, Harvard University, 2003-2009
Postdoctoral Fellow, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Washington, D.C., 2001-2003

Major Initiatives

Cooperative Institute for Dynamic Earth Research, Instructor and Co-I on CIDER II, 2006-present
Volcano, Ocean, Ice and Carbon Experiments, Co-I, 2013-present
West Antarctic Ice Sheet, Field expeditions 2004-present


2013 Paul Gast Lectureship, jointly awarded by the EAG and the Geochemical Society
2001 Carnegie Institution of Washington Postdoctoral Fellowship
2001 Everhart Distinguished Graduate Student Lecture, Caltech
1998 Richard H. Jahns Graduate Teaching Award, Caltech
1995 Institute Silver Medal, Indian Institute of Technology