School of Earth Sciences

  • BS8 1RJ

    United Kingdom

Student theses

Assessing past oxygen in the ocean using Cr isotopes as a palaeo-proxy

Author: Remmelzwaal, S., 19 Jun 2018

Supervisor: Parkinson, I. (Supervisor), Schmidt, D. (Supervisor) & Monteiro, F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Assessing the mineral nutrient flow and microbial activity in pasture soils

Author: Isık, T., 23 Jun 2020

Supervisor: Bull, I. (Supervisor) & Buss, H. L. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science (MSc)

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A study of particulate foams

Author: Wilson, J. C., 1981

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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A taphonomic and palaeoecological approach to the study of palaeocolour

Author: Smithwick, F., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Vinther, J. (Supervisor), Cuthill, I. (Supervisor) & Field, D. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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A trait-based approach to planktonic foraminifera ecology and biogeography

Author: Grigoratou, M., 12 May 2020

Supervisor: Schmidt, D. (Supervisor), Monteiro, F. (Supervisor) & Ridgwell, A. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Authenticity and forgery in eighteenth century Britain

Author: Baines, P. T., 1988

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Barium Uptake by Foraminifera: Understanding Past and Present Ocean Processes

Author: Bates, S., 15 Nov 2016

Supervisor: Hendry, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Characterisation of the stable isotope composition of methane in UK groundwaters

Author: Basava-Reddi, M., 6 Nov 2018

Supervisor: Hornibrook, E. (Supervisor), Gooddy, D. (External person) (Supervisor), George Darling, W. (External person) (Supervisor) & Parkinson, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Chemical weathering of volcanic rocks in the tropics: Using small scale studies to determine the mechanisms, rates and impacts of perturbations

Author: Moore, O., 14 Nov 2017

Supervisor: Sherman, D. (Supervisor) & Buss, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Cranial anatomy and diversity of the Norian phytosaurs of southwestern Germany.

Author: Hungerbuhler, A., 1998

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Critically Evaluating The Role of The Deep Subsurface In The Chemical Weathering Thermostat

Author: Hayes, N. R., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Buss, H. L. (Supervisor) & Lunt, D. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Decay and pyritisation of plants.

Author: Brock, F., 2000

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Degassing processes in volcanic eruptions.

Author: Blower, J. D., 2001

Supervisor: Mader, H. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Development of seismic anisotropy in deforming salt bodies

Author: Prasse, P., 23 Jan 2020

Supervisor: Kendall, J. M. (Supervisor) & Wookey, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Ecosystem changes and paleoclimatic implications from the Chihuahua Desert (Mexico) during the late Pleistocene and Holocene

Author: Chavez Lara, C., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Pancost, R. (Supervisor), Holtvoeth, J. (Supervisor) & Roy, P. D. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Effects of environmental perturbation during the Late Triassic on the taxic diversity of British insects

Author: Kelly, R., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Benton, M. (Supervisor) & Ross, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Elucidating Shallow Volcanic Structures and Dynamics using Geophysics and Numerical Modelling

Author: Young, N., 23 Jan 2019

Supervisor: Gottsmann, J. (Supervisor) & Wookey, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Evolution of Neogene globorotaliid foraminifera and Miocene climate change

Author: Stewart, D. R. M., 2003

Supervisor: Pearson, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Evolution of the avian skull: evolutionary drivers of modern bird diversity

Author: Navalon, G., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Rayfield, E. (Supervisor), Marugán-Lobón, J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Bright, J. A. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Evolution of the Teide-Pico Viejo volcanic complex and magmatic system, Tenerife, Canary Islands.

Author: Ablay, G. J., 1997

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Factors controlling sandstone strength and deformability in uniaxial compression.

Author: McConnell, B. J., 1989

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Feeding the Ocean? A biological mediation of estuarine silicon

Author: Welsby, H. J., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Yallop, M. (Supervisor) & Hendry, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Fossilisation processes in terrestrial environments and their impact on archaeological deposits.

Author: McCobb, L. M. E., 2001

Supervisor: Briggs, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Fractured reservoir characterisation using shear-wave splitting in microseismic data : A case study form Oman

Author: Al-Harrasi, O. H., 2010

Supervisor: Kendall, J. M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Education (EdD)

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From needles to plates: extreme volcanic ash shapes and implications for dispersion modelling

Author: Saxby, J., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Rust, A. (Supervisor) & Cashman, K. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Growth and Development in the Ediacaran Macrobiota

Author: Dunn, F., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Liu, A. G. S. C. (Supervisor), Donoghue, P. C. J. (Supervisor) & Wilby, P. R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Identifying active volcanic, tectonic, and geothermal deformation at the Northern Costa Rican Volcanic Arc using InSAR.

Author: Araya Rodriguez, C., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: Biggs, J. (Supervisor) & Kendall, J. M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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InSAR Observations of Active Magmatic and Tectonic Processes in the East African Rift

Author: Lloyd, R., 25 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Biggs, J. (Supervisor) & Wadge, G. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Investigating the Deep Carbon Cycle through the Experimental Study of Simple Carbonate Systems

Author: Edwards, D. M., 23 Jun 2020

Supervisor: Lord, O. (Supervisor), Brooker, R. (Supervisor) & Kohn, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Investigating the timing and nature of diamond-forming events through the study of diamond-hosted sulphide inclusions

Author: Kemppinen, L. I. M., 23 Jun 2020

Supervisor: Kohn, S. C. (Supervisor), Parkinson, I. J. (Supervisor), Bulanova, G. (Supervisor) & Smith, C. B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Kuehneotherium from the Mesozoic fissure fillings of South Wales

Author: Gill, P. G., 2004

Supervisor: Benton, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Lava emplacement dynamics

Author: Stansfield, S. A., 2004

Supervisor: Sparks, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Macroevolution of early tetrapods

Author: Elsler, A., 7 May 2019

Supervisor: Benton, M. (Supervisor), Ruta, M. (External person) (Supervisor) & Dunhill, A. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Macroevolution of the Crocodylomorpha

Author: Stockdale, M., 25 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Benton, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Magmatic evolution at volcan Sollipulli, southern Andes of Chile.

Author: Murphy, M. D., 1996

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Marine Anoxia During Past Warm Climates

Author: Behrooz, L., 19 Mar 2019

Supervisor: Pancost, R. (Supervisor) & Naafs, D. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Microanalytical techniques and experimental studies of the volatile and fO2 history of magmas using melt inclusions

Author: Hughes, E., 5 Feb 2019

Supervisor: Mader, H. (Supervisor), Blundy, J. (Supervisor) & Kilgour, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Microseismic monitoring and geomechanical modelling of CO2 storage in subsurface reservoirs

Author: Verdon, J. P., 2011

Supervisor: Kendall, J. M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Optimising Seismic Array Analysis for Forensic Seismology

Author: Wilkins, N., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Wookey, J. M. (Supervisor) & Selby, N. D. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science (MSc)

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Origin and Early Diagenesis of Evaporites in a Coastal Sab-kha

Author: Ooi, (. S., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Whitaker, F. F. (Supervisor), Jameson, J. (External person) (Supervisor) & Strohmenger, C. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Paleoceanographic utility and calcification mechanisms of Stylasterid corals

Author: Strawson, I. G. J., 1 Oct 2019

Supervisor: Robinson, L. F. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master's ThesisMaster of Science (MSc)

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Patterns and dynamics of palaeozoic marine biodiversification

Author: Lane, A. A., 2003

Supervisor: Benton, M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Post-Collisional Magmatism and Porphyry - Epithermal Style Mineralisation along the Maronia Magmatic Corridor, northeastern Greece

Author: Perkins, R., 25 Sep 2018

Supervisor: Cooper, F. (Supervisor), Tattitch, B. (Supervisor), Condon, D. (External person) (Supervisor) & Naden, J. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Presence and activity of microbial populations in glaciers and their impact on rock weathering at glacial beds

Author: Kivimaki, A., 2005

Supervisor: Parkes, R. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Seismic characterisation of fracture networks

Author: Loriaux, T. P., 28 Nov 2019

Supervisor: Wookey, J. (Supervisor) & Kendall, J. M. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Silicon Cycling in Subglacial Environments: An Investigation into Glacial Silicon Isotope Systematics

Author: Hatton, J., 25 Jun 2019

Supervisor: Hendry, K. (Supervisor) & Wadham, J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Sorption of uranium onto iron bearing minerals

Author: Scott, T. B., 2005

Supervisor: Allen, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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Spatiotemporal Seismic Hazard and Risk Assessment of Global M9.0 Megathrust Earthquake Sequences

Author: Zhang, L., 24 Mar 2020

Supervisor: De Luca, F. (Supervisor) & Werner, M. J. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (PhD)

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