Prof Wyn Williams

Professor of Rock and Mineral Magnetism

Rock magnetism and Palaeomagnetism: Theoretical and experimental studies of magnetic remanence in single grains and bulk samples. Palaeomagnetic intensity studies. Palaeomagnetism of the Jurassic. Instrumentation.

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 Prof Wyn Williams
Room: 301 , Grant Institute , The King's Buildings , James Hutton Road , Edinburgh EH9 3FE

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Current research students

PhD
Using Micromagnetic Modelling to understand how rocks record changes in the Earth's magnetic field

Previous Research Students

Lesleis Nagy
PhD
2016

Parallelisation of the 3D Micromag Code

Myles English
PhD
2013

Coupled process modelling with applications in radionuclide storage and disposal

Louise Barron
PhD
2011

The effect of exchange and magnetostatic interactions on grain boundaries

Ruth Carley
PhD
2011

Magnetisation of the lunar crust