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Mandy Krebs, PhD. | DERTS Alumni


     Mandy Krebs


DERTS Associate Graduate

University of Alberta 
Supervisors: Graham Pearson, Thomas Stachel 


Mandy succesfully defended her Ph.D. in January 2018.


Mandy is currently a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Gemmological Institute of America working on gem research.



Anzolini, C., Angel, R.J., Merlini, M., Derzsi, M., Tokár, K., Milani, S., Krebs, M.Y., Brenker, F.E., Nestola, F., Harris, J.W. (2016) Depth of formation of CaSiO3-walstromite included in super-deep diamonds, Lithos, Volume 265, 2016, p. 138-147

Krebs, M. Y., Pearson, D. G.,  Stachel, T., Stern, R. A., Nowicki, T.,  Cairns, S. (2016) Using Microdiamonds in Kimberlite Diamond Grade Prediction: A Case Study of the Variability in Diamond Population Characteristics Across the Size Range 0.2 to 3.4 mm in Misery Kimberlite, Ekati Mine, NWT, Canada. Economic Geology 111 (2), p.503–525.