School of GeoSciences

NERC Approved Projects 2003

List of projects:


Ref No Author Topic
  I. Fairchild Depositional geochemical signals from exceptionally preserved glacilacustrine carbonates
  J. D. Blundy An experimental investigation of mineral-fluid partitioning during subduction
  J. D. Blundy, A. Tomascova and R. Brooker Trace element partitioning in natural pyroxenite at high pressure
  N. Allison Reconstruction of sea surface termperature records using coral skeletons: resolving intra- and inter-colony variations
  W. Austin and N. Allison Foraminifera tests as palaeoenvironmental indicators: do forams record annual bottom water temperature ranges?
  R. Freer and R. Laurence Grain boundary processes in ferro-magnesian silicate rocks and minerals
  R.S. Haszeldine and O. Quinn Palaeo-hydrogeology in sedimentary basins: Moray Firth margin
  J.D. Blundy and Madelaine Humphreys Volatile content and trace element analysis of melt inclusions from Shiveluch Volcano, Kamchatka
  N.M. Kelly Dating metamorphism: accesory mineral reactions in high-grade metapelites
  K. Shmulovich Experimental simulation of sandstone diagenesis: quartz growth and quartz-filled partitioning at temperatures of <200'C
  B. Harte and R. Lee Investigation of siliceous inclusions in chromite crystals from the LG6 and MG4 horizons of the Bushveldt Critical Zone at Rustenburgh
  D. Zedgenizov Ion probe studies of Siberian diamonds
  S. Turner and B. Finney Crystal residence times at Okmok Caldera, Aleutian Islands
  I.J. Fairchild Patterns of Late Holocene aridity from southern Europe speleothems