The department conducts a wide range of research in this area, often applying exciting new analytical and modelling techniques to traditional problems in Earth Science. If you are interested in one of the projects listed below please feel free to contact the associated staff.


The Digital AI Geologist: Using Neural Networks to Extract Quantitativie Information from Core and Thin Section Images [Info sheet]

Dr Cédric M. John
Modelling modern carbonates (Bahamas, Great Barrier Reef) using numerical approaches [Info sheet]
Dr Cédric M. John
Understanding surface processes on Venus: in support ofthe EnVision mission [Info sheet

Philippa MasonRichard GhailGareth Roberts

Environmental reconstruction using clumped isotopes: testing the effects and signs of recrystallization in carbonates [Info sheet‌]

Cédric M. John

Exploring terrestrial geological eiidence for past glaciation and volcanism in the Thwaites Glacier catchment, Antarctica [Info sheet]

Joanne Johnson (British Antarctic Survey), Dylan Rood (Imperial College London), Brent Goehring (Tulane University), and Stephen Roberts (British Antarctic Survey)

Understanding how serpentinisation affects marine magnetic anomalies [Info Sheet]

Adrian MuxworthyJenny Collier

Validating Earthquake Hazard Models For Critical Engineered Structures Using Geologic Data And Cosmogenic Isotopes [Info sheet‌]

Dylan RoodJP Latham and Peter Stafford

Histories of mantle convection: Constraints from Arabia's landscape [Info Sheet]

Gareth Roberts, Alex Whittaker , Dylan Rood

Modeling landscape evolution through space and time [Info Sheet]

Gareth Roberts, Matthew Piggott, Gareth Collins, Alex Whittaker

Will climate change make coastal erosion rates faster?: Comparing historic and Holocene cliff retreat rates using cosmogenic isotopes with numerical models [Info Sheet]

Dylan Rood

 Quantifying landscape response to the growth and interaction of reverse faults, Western Transverse Ranges, USA [Info Sheet]

Alex Whittaker, Dylan Rood and Rebecca Bell

Continental Uplift and Erosion From Drainage Patterns: Predicting Sedimentary Flux to Passive Margins  [Info Sheet]

Gareth Roberts and Matt Piggott

Assessing seismic and tsunami hazard offshore Los Angeles [Info sheet‌]

Rebecca Bell, Dylan Rood and Alex Whittaker

Investigating landscape response to active normal faulting: Improving understanding of seismic hazard in the Corinth Rift, Central Greece [Info sheet]

Rebecca Bell and Alex Whittaker

Firing the sediment gun: landscape response to active normal faulting in source to sink systems [Info sheet‌]

Alex Whittaker, Dan Hobley (University of Cardiff) and Rebecca Bell