Academic Staff

NameResearch area
 Ian Bastow Geophysics
 Jenny Collier Marine geophysics
 Saskia Goes Geodynamics 
 Sanjeev Gupta Sedimentology
 Lidia Lonergan Basin analysis
 Adrian Muxworthy Rock magnetism
 Gareth Roberts Drainage patterns and uplift histories
 Alex Whittaker Tectonic geomorphology

PhD students

NameStart dateProject

Rob Allen

Oct 16

Geophysical investigations of the Lesser Antilels subduction zone

Alistair Boyce

Oct 14

The formation of cratonic keels: seismic evidence from North America

Thomas Eeken Oct 14 Physical structure of the North American continent

Mitchell Liddell

Oct 14

Mantle seismic structure of northern Hudson Bay and the development of the Trans Hudson Orogen

Bhavik Lodhia Oct 14 Mantle convection, drainage patterns and sedimentary records: Unraveling the uplift and erosion history of east Africa
Carl McDermott Oct 14 Magmatism and breakup in the South Atlantic
Gaia Stucky de Quay Oct 14 Uplift and erosion histories of ancient buried landscapes

Past members of the group

Post-doctoral Research Fellows
NameReserach area/Project
Arne Døssing FNU fellow - Geocentric Axial Dipole hypothesis - a palaeomagnetic investigation
Susannah Maidment

Imperial JRF - Latitudinal biodiversity gradients in deep time. Now at NHM, London

Post-doctoral Research Associates
NameReserach area/Project
Roberto Agrusta Dynamic modelling of subduction-transition-zone interaction - effect of phase transitions
Trevor Almeida The effect of chemical alteration on the fidelity of palaeomagnetic pseudo-single-domain recorders
Fanny Garel Subduction–transition zone interaction with dynamic models - effect of plate age and rheology
Amy Gilligan Global seismology 
Matthias Van Ginneken Micrometeorites and meteoritic magnetism

PhD students
NameStart dateProject
Rabiu Abubakar Nov 11 A new magnetic mineral based technique for detecting hydrocarbons
Thomas Berndt Aug 13 A palaeomagnetic approach to dating cataclysmic events
Thomas Eeken Oct 14 Physical structure of the North American continent

Mitchell Liddell

Oct 14

Mantle seismic structure of northern Hudson Bay and the development of the Trans Hudson Orogen

Bhavik Lodhia Oct 14 Mantle convection, drainage patterns and sedimentary records: Unraveling the uplift and erosion history of east Africa
Carl McDermott Oct 14 Magmatism and breakup in the South Atlantic
Gaia Stucky de Quay Oct 14 Uplift and erosion histories of ancient buried landscapes

Dr Fanny Garel

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Dr Fanny Garel

Dr James Hammond

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Dr James Hammond
Academic Visitor

Mr Bhavik Lodhia

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Mr Bhavik Lodhia
Research Postgraduate