Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Research Officer in Organic Geochemistry and Mineralogy



+44 (0)20 7594 6399jonathan.watson Website




2.60Royal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus





2013-present Research Officer, Imperial College
2011-2013 Research Associate, Imperial College
Research Associate, The Open University

2007 Professional Diploma in Management, The Open University
Professional Certificate in Management, The Open University

1999 Ph.D. Hydrocarbon and carboxylic acid compositions of crude oil biodegraded in marine systems, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
M.Sc. Petroleum Geochemistry, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne
B.Sc. (Hons) Geology, University of Edinburgh



Kumar P, Zavala-Reyes JC, Kalaiarasan G, et al., 2023, Characteristics of fine and ultrafine aerosols in the London underground., Science of the Total Environment, Vol:858, ISSN:0048-9697

King AJ, Daly L, Rowe J, et al., 2022, The Winchcombe meteorite, a unique and pristine witness from the outer solar system., Sci Adv, Vol:8

Salter TL, Watson J, Waite JH, et al., 2022, Hydrothermal processing of microorganisms: Mass spectral signals of degraded biosignatures for life detection on icy moons, Acs Earth and Space Chemistry, Vol:6, ISSN:2472-3452, Pages:2508-2518

Royle S, Cropper L, Watson J, et al., 2022, Solid Phase Micro Extraction for Organic Contamination Control Throughout Assembly and Operational Phases of Space Missions, Astrobiology, ISSN:1531-1074

Peers De Nieuwburgh C, Watson J, Weiss D, et al., 2022, Environmental screening of water associated with shale gas extraction by fluorescence Excitation Emission Matrix, Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology, ISSN:2053-1400

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