This project is one of a number of fully funded studentships available to the best UK and EU candidates available as part of the NERC DTP CENTA consortium.
For more details of the CENTA consortium please see the CENTA website: View Website.
Applicants must meet requirements for both academic qualifications and residential eligibility: View Website
The studentship includes a 3.5 year tuition fee waiver at UK/EU rates
An annual tax free stipend (For 2019/20 this is currently £15,009)
Research Training Support Grant (RTSG) of £8,000.
Evans, J.A., Zalasiewicz, J.A. & Chopey-Jones, A. 2008. The effect of small- and large-scale facies architecture of turbidite mudrocks on the behaviour of isotope systems during diagenesis. Sedimentology, 56, 863-872.
Wilby, P.R., Page, A.A., Zalasiewicz, J.A., Milodowski, A.E., Williams M. & Evans, J.A. 2006. Syntectonic monazite in low-grade mudrocks: a potential geochronometer for cleavage formation? Journal of the Geological Society, 163, 1-4.
Evans, J.A., Zalasiewicz, J.A., Fletcher, I., Rasmussen, B. & Pearce, N.G. 2002. Dating diagenetic monazite in mudrocks: constraining the oil window? Journal of the Geological Society of London, 159, 619-622.
Evans, J.A. & Zalasiewicz, J.A. 1996. U-Pb, Pb-Pb and Sm-Nd dating of authigenic monazite: implications for the diagenetic evolution of the Welsh Basin. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 144, 421-433.
Milodowski, A.E. and Zalasiewicz, J.A. 1991. Redistribution of rare earth elements during diagenesis of turbidite/hemipelagite mudrock sequences of Llandovery age from central Wales. In Developments in Sedimentary Provenance Studies (ed. Morton, A.C., Todd, S.P. and Houghton, P.D.), Geological Society Special Publication No. 57, 101-124.
Zalasiewicz, J. and J. Evans (1998). The amazing mud factory. Chemistry in Britain 34(12): 21-24.