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Dr Rob Newton

Associate Professor of Earth Surface Geochemistry
Areas of expertise
sedimentary geochemistry; stable isotopes; sulfur isotopes; mass extinctions; biogeochemical cycles; environmental chemistry; seawater chemistry through time; epeiric seas
SEE 9.146
Faculty of Environment
School of Earth and Environment

Four main themes of research:

  1. CHanges in marine and atmosphere chemistry during biological events such as mass extinctions
  2. The long-term evolution of ocean chemistry
  3. Chemical and isotopic gradients in epeiric seas
  4. The oxygen isotope composition of oxyanions and cellulose