Dr Oliver John William Wakefield

Dr Oliver John William Wakefield
Sedimentary Geologist

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3169

E-mail Dr Oliver John William Wakefield

Biography

  •  2006 –2010 : PhD, Keele University, Sedimentology of tripartite clastic system
  •  2003 –2006 : Bsc (Hons), Keele University, Geology & Geography

Skills

  • Sedimentology
  • Facies analysis
  • Architectural element analysis
  • Geological Mapping

Research interests

  • Fluvial geomorphology
  • Modern and ancient clastic sedimentology
  • Sedimentology and stratigraphy of continental, coastal and shallow marine systems

Boards and committees

  •  2014 : British Sedimentological Research Group (BSRG) 2014 AGM convenor - Nottingham

Key papers

Wakefield, O.J.W., Mountney, N.P. 2013. Stratigraphic architecture of back-filled incised-valley systems: Pennsylvanian-Permian lower Cutler beds, Utah, USA. Sedimentary Geology. 298. 1-16