Mr Russell Thomas Swift

Mr Russell Thomas Swift


Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3022

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  •  2014 – ongoing : British Geological Survey, Geophysical Tomography team
  •  2009 –2014 : MEarthSci (Hons), University of Manchester, Earth Sciences

Professional association

  •  2013 – ongoing : Fellow of the Geological Society of London

Research interests

  • The links between the geotechnical and geophysical properties of rocks and soils.
  • Humanitarian applications of geology and geophysics.

Current projects and collaboration

  • Studying the relationships between the resistivities of clays, and their moisture contents, densities and pore suction.
  • Using Electrical Resistivity Tomography to better understand unstable ground, particularly locations where this affects infrastructure.