Imperial College London

Professor Christopher Jackson

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Professor of Basin Analysis
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 7450c.jackson Website

 
 
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Location

 

1.46ARoyal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Biography

  • Statoil Professor of Basin Analysis, Imperial College 2015-date
  • Statoil Reader in Basin Analysis, Imperial College  2012-2015
  • Statoil Senior Lecturer in Basin Analysis, Imperial College  2009-2012
  • Lecturer in Basin Analysis, Imperial College  2004-2009
  • Department of Geophysics, Norsk Hydro, Bergen, Norway  2002-2004
  • PhD - Evolution of Rift Basins (University of Manchester)  1998-2002
  • BSc - Geology (University of Manchester) 1995-1998

Measures of Esteem

Research Interests

  • Tectono-stratigraphic evolution of sedimentary basins
  • Application of 3D seismic reflection data to understanding structural and stratigraphic processes in sedimentary basins

Other Significant Activities







  • Conference co-convenor (2015) - Petroleum Systems in Rift Basins (GCSSEPM 34th Annual Bob F. Perkins Research Conference)
  • Conference co-convenor (2013) - Petroleum Geoscience Research Collaboration Showcase (PGRCS) (PETEX, Earl's Court, London)
  • Conference co-convenor (2013) - Geometry and Growth of Normal Faults (Geological Society of London, London)
  • Conference co-convenor (2012) - Deep-water Continental Margins: the Last Exploration Frontier? (Geological Society of London, London)
  • Conference co-convenor (2012) - Petroleum Geoscience Research Collaboration Showcase (PGRCS) (PETEX, Earl's Court, London)
  • Conference co-convenor (2011) - Geological Society of London Frontiers Meetings: The Coupling Between Tectonics and Surface Processes (Geological Society of London, London)
  • Conference co-convenor (2011) - British Sedimentological Research Group AGM (Imperial College, London
  • Conference co-convenor (2010) - 30th Annual GCSSEPM Foundation Bob F. Perkins Research Conference; Seismic Imaging of Depositional and Geomorphic Systems (Houston, USA)
  • Conference co-convenor (2008) - Fault Zones: Structure, Geomechanics and Fluid Flow (Geological Society of London, London)
  • Conference co-convenor (2008) - Sediment Remobilisation and Fluid Flow in Sedimentary Basins (Geological Society of London, London)
  • Conference co-convenor (2008) - Post-graduate Research Forum (Aberdeen)
  • Conference co-convenor (2007) - Collaboration between Industry and Academia (Geological Society of London, London)

 

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Somme TO, Jackson CA-L, Sømme TO, et al., 2013, Source-to-sink analysis of ancient sedimentary systems using a subsurface case study from the More-Trondelag area of southern Norway: Part 2-sediment dispersal and forcing mechanisms, Basin Research, Vol:25, ISSN:0950-091X, Pages:512-531

Kane KE, Jackson CA-L, Larsen E, et al., 2010, Normal fault growth and fault-related folding in a salt-influenced rift basin: South Viking Graben, offshore Norway, Journal of Structural Geology, Vol:32, ISSN:0191-8141, Pages:490-506

Jackson CA-L, Jackson CA-L, Jackson CAL, 2011, Three-dimensional seismic analysis of megaclast deformation within a mass transport deposit; implications for debris flow kinematics, Geology, Vol:39, ISSN:0091-7613, Pages:203-206

Magee C, Jackson CA-L, Schofield N, et al., 2013, The influence of normal fault geometry on igneous sill emplacement and morphology, Geology, Vol:41, ISSN:0091-7613, Pages:407-410

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