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I am seeking high quality PhD students interested in integrating geophysical and geological data sets to solve large scale tectonic problems.

1997 …2023

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Research interests

1. Red Sea tectonics.

2. Structural Geophysics: combining structural geology methodology to interpretation and modelling of the Earth's magnetic and gravity fields.

3. Precambrian Evolution of the Australian continent.

4. Subduction zone geodynamics with an emphasis on subduction congestion.

5. Exploration of REE mineral resources.

6.  Mineral system analysis

Community service

Bullits Junior Basketball Coach (2015-2021).

Geological Society of Australia Ambassador (2018).

Geological Society of Australia Governing Councillor (2021-2025).

Geological Society of Australia President (2021-2023).

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action

Research area keywords

  • Structural Geology and Tectonics
  • Aeromagnetic and Gravity Interpretation and Modelling
  • Geological Evolution Australia
  • Precambrian Tectonics
  • Red Sea Tectonics
  • Subduction Geodynamics
  • Tectonic Environments of Resources
  • Proterozoic
  • Tectonics
  • Structural Geology
  • Potential Fields
  • Neotectonics
  • Subduction

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