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Durham University

Department of Earth Sciences


Dr Thomas Phillips, PhD

Leverhulme Early Career Fellow in the Department of Earth Sciences

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Indicators of Esteem

  • 2017: Carlos Walter M. Campos Memorial Award:

    Winner of the Carlos Walter M. Campos Memorial Award for the best international student paper presented at the AAPG International Conference and Exhibition: "3D seismic geomorphological mapping of clastic and carbonate reservoirs - The Farsund Basin, offshore southern Norway"

  • 2017: Halstead Award: Winner of the Geologists' Association Halstead Award awarded to an individual who has made a substantial contribution to any area of geology at an early stage of their career

Research Groups

Research Interests

  • Fault geometry and evolution
  • Seismic interpretation
  • Structural Geology
  • Structural inheritance

Selected Publications

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