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Personal profile

Biography

Robin works in the School of Earth, Atmosphere and Environment at Monash Univeristy as a Lecturer.

Robin's research areas of interest are:

Field structural geology

Structural geophysics

Tectonics

Geochronology

Potential-field and structural 3D modelling and inversions

Precambrian Australian reconstructions

Research interests

Structural Geophysics

Precambrian tectonics with a particular focus on the Australian continent during assembly of Nuna

Structural Geology

High Temperature geochronology (U-Pb, Lu-Hf, Sm-Nd)

Tasmanides

Yilgarn Geology

Geology of NZ

Monash teaching commitment

ESC2111

ESC3311

ESC3180

MTEC Honours 'Advanced Structural mapping camp'

MTEC Honours 'Geology from Geophysics short course'

External positions

Director, PGN Geoscience

2007 → …

Research area keywords

  • Structural Geophysics
  • Structural Geology
  • Precambrian Tectonics
  • Tasmanides
  • Gawler Craton
  • Radiogenic isotopes

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Projects 2015 2021

Research Output 2009 2019

Interpreting geology from geophysics in poly-deformed and mineralised terranes; the Otago Schist and the Hyde-Macraes Shear Zone

Blundell, C. C., Armit, R., Ailleres, L., Micklethwaite, S., Martin, A. & Betts, P., 1 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : New Zealand Journal of Geology and Geophysics. 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Proxies for basement structure and its implications for Mesoproterozoic metallogenic provinces in the Gawler Craton

Motta, J. G., Betts, P. G., Filho, C. R. S., Thiel, S., Curtis, S. & Armit, R. J., 14 Feb 2019, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 124, 3, p. 3088-3104 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Cu-Au mineralisation in the Curnamona Province, South Australia: A hybrid stratiform genetic model for Mesoproterozoic IOCG systems in Australia

Armistead, S. E., Betts, P. G., Ailleres, L., Armit, R. J. & Williams, H. A., 1 Mar 2018, In : Ore Geology Reviews. 94, p. 104-117 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Inversion of Structural Geology Data for Fold Geometry

Grose, L. J., Laurent, G., Aillères, L., Armit, R., Jessell, M. & Cousin-Dechenaud, T., 1 Aug 2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 123, 8, p. 6318-6333 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Prizes

Dean's Excellence in Teaching Award 2015

Robin Armit (Recipient), 2014

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2016 2017

  • 3 Contribution to conference
  • 3 Peer review responsibility
  • 1 Editorial responsibility
  • 1 Thesis Examination

Economic Geology (Journal)

Robin Armit (Peer reviewer)
2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review responsibility

MSc thesis examination

Robin Armit (Examiner)
Feb 2017Jun 2017

Activity: Examination typesThesis Examination

South African Geophysical Association

Robin Armit (Speaker)
10 Sep 201713 Sep 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference

Cogent Geoscience (Journal)

Robin Armit (Editorial board member)
2017 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesEditorial responsibility

Geological Society of Australia Specialist Group in Tectonics and Structural Geology

Robin Armit (Speaker), Peter Graham Betts (Speaker)
7 Nov 201713 Nov 2017

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesContribution to conference