Imperial College London

MrRobertAllen

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Earth Science & Engineering

Research Postgraduate
 
 
 
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Royal School of MinesSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Project Title: Volatile recycling at the Lesser Antilles arc: A geophysical study 

Project Supervisor: Dr Jenny Collier

I am currently a PhD student at Imperial College working as part of the VOILA (Volatile Cycling in the Lesser Antilles Arc) research programme. As a geophysicist within the group I will be working primarily with a combination of passive and controlled source seismic data (most importantly an OBS seismic data set being collected in early 2017 by the R.S.S. James Cook) in order to better constrain the distribution of water in the down-going plate and the along-arc crustal structure of the Antilles.

Publications

Journals

Bie L, Rietbrock A, Hicks S, et al., 2020, Along‐arc heterogeneity in local seismicity across the lesser antilles subduction zone from a dense ocean‐bottom seismometer network, Seismological Research Letters, Vol:91, ISSN:0895-0695, Pages:237-247

Allen R, Collier J, Stewart A, et al., 2019, The role of arc migration in the development of the Lesser Antilles: a new tectonic model for the Cenozoic evolution of the eastern Caribbean, Geology, Vol:47, ISSN:0091-7613, Pages:891-895

Allen RW, Berry C, Henstock T, et al., 2018, 30 years in the life of an active submarine volcano: A time-lapse bathymetry study of the Kick-‘em-Jenny Volcano, Lesser Antilles, G3: Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, Vol:19, ISSN:1525-2027, Pages:715-731

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