School of Earth and Environment

Luke Faggetter Luke Faggetter

Postgraduate Researcher

Email address: ee08lef@leeds.ac.uk

Affiliation: Earth Surface Science Institute

Biography

Project title:

The First Mass Extinction: Investigating biotic turnover and global environmental change during the Cambrian Series 2 and 3.

Utilising geochemical proxies, carbonate sedimentology, petrography, facies analysis and geological fieldwork to create a palaeoenvironmental reconstruction of mass extinction, environmental change and massive volcanism in the Cambrian Series 2 and 3

Supervisors:

Start date:

1st September 2013

Memberships/Fellowships

Member of the Volcanic and Magmatic Studies Group (Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Member of the Palaeontological Association

Member EAGE

Supervisors

Mike Widdowson (External, the Open University, UK)

Funding

NERC Scholarship

Academic CV (pdf file)

Publications