Dustin BacaChemistry Lab Tech
New Mexico Bureau of Geology & Mineral Resources
New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology
801 Leroy Place
Socorro NM 87801-4796
(575) 835-6333 fax
I do instrumental analysis on aqueous samples for environmental research and monitoring, for various research conducted at New Mexico Tech, and for private individuals. I also enjoy training students in analytical techniques and assisting them with their various projects.
I attended New Mexico Tech from 1998-2001.
- I began working at the New Mexico Bureau of Geology in 2003 as a Laboratory Technician in the Wet Chemistry Laboratory, where I still work today.
- I became the laboratory manager for the Perlite Testing Laboratory in 2015, after a number of years as a technician.