Research Staff

Jamie Wilkinson Jamie Wilkinson, LODE Director

 Research Leader in Mineral Deposits,
 Natural History Museum
Paul Schofield Paul Schofield
 Natural History Museum
Richard HerringtonRichard Herrington
 Head of Earth Sciences,
 Natural History Museum
Alla Dolgopolova Alla Dolgopolova
 Natural History Museum
Robin ArmstrongRobin Armstrong
 Natural History Museum
Reimar Seltmann Reimar Seltmann, CERCAMS Head
 Natural History Museum
Clara WilkinsonClara Wilkinson
LODE Laboratory Manager,
 Natural History Museum
Dominik Weiss
 Dominik Weiss
Professor of Environmental Geochemistry,
 Imperial College London
William Brownscombe
 William Brownscombe
 Natural History Museum
Philippa Mason Philippa Mason
 Honorary Lecturer, Remote sensing
 Imperial College London
Eloise Harman Eloise Harman
Research Assistant,
 Natural History Museum

Current PhD Students

William Brownscombe William Brownscombe
 Geology of the Mosku Cu-Ni-PGE deposit,  Lapland, Finland
 Anglo American plc
Matthew Loader  Matthew Loader
 Mineral indicators of porphyry copper fertility
 Rio Tinto

Jacob Longridge Jacob Longridge
 Geological  optimisation for sustainable  copper-gold mining, Cerro Corona, Peru
 NERC-CASE with Gold Fields
Adam Pacey Adam Pacey
 Propylitic alteration in porphyry ore systems
 AMIRA P1060 with University of Tasmania
Simon Kocher Simon Kocher
 Distribution of molybdenum and other metals  at the Bingham porphyry Cu-Au deposit, Utah
 Departmental Scholarship with Kennecott / Rio  Tinto
Robert Sievwright Robert Sievwright
 Magnetite as a petrogenetic indicator in arc magmas Developing magnetite as a petrogenetic indicator in arc  magmas to interpret processes conducive for forming porphyry copper deposits
 Imperial College Scholarship
Carmen Pinto Carmen Pinto
 Controls on enrichment of REE at the Serra  Verde deposit, Brasil
 Serra Verde Mining
Lisa Hart Lisa Hart
Element fluxes in the propylitic halos of porphyry systems: a case study of the Oyu Tolgoi deposits, Mongolia
Departmental scholarship with Rio Tinto

Current MSci Students

Laura Crisp Laura Crisp  Patrick GoodarziPatrick Goodarzi
Michael Jones Michael Jones Iain Stobbs Iain Stobbs

Recent PhD Students

Edward Spencer  Edward Spencer
 Molybdenum transport and deposition in porphyry ore systems
 ESE Departmental Scholarship
Steve Hollis Steve Hollis
 (Joint with Southampton University)
 Mineralization potential of the Tyrone Igneous  Complex
 GSNI / NERC / SOC / NHM / Industry
Antony Burnham Antony Burnham
 Zircon as a probe of the oxygen fugacity of magmas
 ESE Departmental Scholarship
John Chapman John Chapman
 Iron isotopes in hydrothermal ore-forming systems
 NERC-CASE with Rio Tinto
Ian Cope Ian Cope
 Geology of the Pic de Fon iron ore deposit, Rep ublic of Guinea
 Rio Tinto / NERC
Tom Hawkins Tom Hawkins (Joint with Brighton University)
 The iron skarns of the Turgai District, Kazakstan
 NHM / CERCAMS / Anglo American plc
Barry Stoffell Barry Stoffell
 Metal transport and deposition in hydrothermal fluids
 Imperial College Bursary
Robert Thorne Robert Thorne (Joint with Southampton University)
 Nickel laterites: Origin and climate
Victoria Vry Victoria Vry
 Geological and hydrothermal fluid evolution at El Teniente, Chile
 ESE Departmental Bursary / CODELCO

Recent MSci Students


 Sarah HayesSarah Hayes Chris Hunter Chris Hunter
Humphrey Knight Humphrey Knight Carmen Pinto Carmen Pinto
Natalie Staffurth Natalie Staffurth


Craig Elstow Craig Elstow Matthew JamesMatthew James
Kirsty Reynolds Kirsty Reynolds Stuart Walters Stuart Walters