Afi Sachi-Kocher

Scientific Research Specialist

Geochemistry, Scientific Staff

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Contact Information

Email sachi@magnet.fsu.edu
Phone (850) 644-6975
Fax (850) 644-0827
Address 1800 E. Paul Dirac Dr.
Tallahassee , FL 32310-3706
Building NHMFL FSU

Professional Experience

  • Scientific Research Specialist, NHMFL FSU (2007-present)
  • Coordinator of Research Programs & Services, NHMFL FSU (2000-2007)
  • Assistant in Research, NHMFL FSU (1994-2000)
  • Scientific Research Support, Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory of Columbia University (1987-1994)
  • Laboratory Assistant, Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory of Columbia University (1984-1987)

Publications and Scientific Activities

    2016

    1. Historical Record of Atmospheric Depositionof Metals and δ15N in an Ombrotrophic Karst Sinkhole Fen, South Carolina, USA Edwards, A.E.; Johnson, E.; Coor, J.L.; Jagoe, C.H.; Sachi-Kocher, A. and Kenney, W.F. Journal of Cave and Karst Studies, 78, 2, 85-93 (2016)

    2014

    1. Encapsulated gadolinium and dysprosium ions within ultra-short carbon nanotubes for MR microscopy at 11.75 and 21.1 T Rosenberg, J.T.; Cisneros, B.T.; Matson, M.; Sokoll, M.; Sachi-Kocher, A., Calixto Bejarano, F., Wilson, L.J. and Grant, S.C. Contrast Media Mol. Imaging, 9, 1, 92-99 (2014)
    2. Neodymium Isotopic Investigation of Heterogeneities in the Sub-Ridge Mantle Mallick, S.; Dick, H.J.B.; Sachi-Kocher, A. and Salters, V.J.M. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 15, 6, 53 (2014)

    2013

    1. Magnetic resonance contrast and biological effects of intracellular superparamagnetic iron oxides on human mesenchymal stem cells with long-term culture and hypoxic exposure Rosenberg, J.T.; Sellgren, K.L.; Sachi-Kocher, A.; Calixto Bejarano, F.; Baird, M.A.; Davidson, M.W.; Ma, T. and Grant, S.C. Cytotherapy, 15, 3, 307-322 (2013)
    2. Encapsulated gadolinium and dysprosium ions within ultra-short carbon nanotubes for MR microscopy at 11.75 and 21.1 T Rosenberg, J.T.; Cisneros, B.T.; Matson, M.; Sokoll, M.; Sachi-Kocher, A.; Calixto Bejarano, F.; Wilson, L.J. and Grant, S.C. World Molecular Imaging Conference Savannah, GA September 17-22 (2013)

    2012

    1. Intracellular SPIO Labeling of Microglia: High Field Considerations and Limitations for MR Microscopy Rosenberg, J.T.; Sachi-Kocher, A.; Davidson, M.W. and Grant, S.C. Contrast Media Mol. Imaging, 7, 2, 121-129 (2012)

    2010

    1. An ancient metasomatic source for the Walvis Ridge basalts Salters, V.J.M. and Sachi-Kocher, A Chemical Geology, 273, 3-4, 151-167 (2010)
    2. Isotopic Studies of the Guerrero Composite Terrane, West-Central Mexico: Implications for Provenance of Crustal Rocks and Ore Metals Potra, A.; Macfarlane, A.W.; Salters, V.J. and Sachi-Kocher, A. AGU San Francisco, CA December 13-17 (2010)

    2009

    1. Subduction related fluids fractionate Nb/Ta Salters, V.J.M.; Bizimis, M.; Sachi-Kocher, A.; Taylor, R.; Savov, I.P. and Stern, C.R. American Geophysical Union San Francisco, CA December (2009)
    2. Source Variations Along the EPR Identify Melt Flow and Influence Segmentation Salters, V.J.M.; Mallick, S. and Sachi-Kocher, A. American Geophysical Union, Joint Assembly Toronto, Canada May (2009)

    2008

    1. Chemical Variations Along the EPR Identify Melt Flow and Influence Segmentation Sachi-Kocher, A.; Mallick, S.; Langmuir, C.E. and Salters, V.J.M. AGU Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA December (2008)
    2. Nb/Ta - Zr/Hf Fractionations during Subduction: Implications for the 'Missing' Nb Zateslo, T.; Bizimis, M.; Salters, V.J.M.; Stern, C.; Taylor, R.N. and Sachi-Kocher, A. AGU Fall Meeting San Francisco, CA December (2008)

    2006

    1. Isotope and trace element evidence for depleted lithosphere in the source of enriched Ko'olau basalts Salters, V.J.M.; Blichert-Toft, J.; Fekiacova, Z,; Sachi-Kocher, A. and Bizimis, M. Contrib. Mineral. Petrol., 151, 3, 297-312 (2006)