Haley Boles

Haley Boles

Organics Detection in Ancient Cratonic Rocks Using TMAH Wet Chemistry


H. O. Boles, A. J. Williams, D. Oehler


Dr. Amy Williams


College of Liberal Arts and Sciences


A suite of Precambrian, cratonic rock samples are used as Mars analogs to understand (1) how ancient cratonic samples respond to TMAH thermochemolysis, and (2) how successful a TMAH thermochemolysis experiment on martian bedrock might be.


Hover over the image below to zoom in or click to view full screen.

Research Pitch

View a 3-minute research pitch below.

To comment below, please sign in with Facebook or Google (using your ufl account) by clicking the little round icons to the right. If you decide, you can post as a guest by entering name and email below, but will lose some features. You can also subscribe to a students page to get updates on comments!


Leave a Reply