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Godfrey Fitton


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Phone: 0131 650 8529Mobile: 07801659632

Willingness to take PhD students: Yes

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Durham University
The petrogenesis of the calc-alkaline Borrowdale Volcanic Group, northern England
Bachelor of Science, Durham University

Professional Qualifications

Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh, FRSE

Current Research Interests

Petrology and geochemistry of basic volcanic rocks in large igneous provinces (especially North Atlantic and Ontong Java Plateau). Nature and origin of mantle plumes. Development of X-ray fluorescence analytical techniques.

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