Fluvial Research Group


The Fluvial Research Group comprises Leeds-based workers, externally-based Associates, research students and other collaborators. We also enjoy links with other groups from across the world.

FRG-ERG Members: Academic & Related

Dr Nigel Mountney (Principal Investigator)

Manoela Bettarel Bállico (based at UFRGS, Brazil)
Dr Giorgio Basilici (University of Campinas, Brazil)
Prof Bernard Besly (Besly Earth Science Ltd)
Dr Jonathan Carrivick
Dr Rob Chapman
Dr Richard Collier
Prof John Collinson (John Collinson Consulting Ltd)
Dr Luca Colombera (Co-Investigator)
Dr Patrick Dal Bó (Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Dr Rob. Dorrell
Prof Quentin Fisher

Dr Shahid Ghazi (University of Punjab)
Samantha Haynes
Prof John Holbrook (Co-Investigator, TCU University, Texas)
Prof Bill McCaffrey (Co-Investigator)
Dr Giacomo Medici
Dr Marco Patacci (Administrator)
Dr Douglas Paton
Prof Jeff Peakall
Maurício Santos (University of São Paulo, Brazil)
Prof Claiton Scherer
(UFRGS, Brazil)
Dr Rachael Spraggs (CiPEG Business Development Director)
Dr Jared West

Dr Na Yan
Dr Junfeng Zhao (Northwest University, China)

Current PhD Researchers

Oscar Arevalo
Grace Cosgrove
Simon Jackson
Jose Montero
Roman Soltan
Dave Somerville
Ru Wang

External Collaborators

Dr Steven Banham (Imperial College, London)
Sonia Campos-Soto (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Dr Nigel Cassidy (University of Birmingham)
Dr Robert Duller (University of Liverpool)
Dr. Juan Pedro Rodríguez-López (Nebrija Universidad, Madrid)
Hollie Romain (Shell)
Dr Andy Russell (University of Newcastle)
Jo Venus (Shell)
Oliver Wakefield (BGS, Keyworth)  

Former Research Students Moving On

Mahmud Alkathery (2016, Leeds; now at Saudi Aramco)
Mohammed Al-Masrahy (2016, Leeds; now at Saudi Aramco)  
Manoela Bállico (2016, UFRGS, now lecturer at UFRGS)
Steven Banham (2013, Leeds; now at Imperial College, London)
Catherine Burns (2017, Leeds, now PDRA Japan)
Chris Banks (2005, Keele Uni; now at Schlumberger)
Stephen Cain (2010, Keele Uni; now at Luk Oil)
Luca Colombera (2013, Leeds; now PDRA with FRG-ERG)
Robert Duller (2007, Keele Uni; now at Uni of Liverpool)
Shahid Ghazi (2009, Leeds, now at Uni of Punjab, Lahore)
Alison Jagger (2003, Keele Uni; now at Tullow Oil)
Oliver Jordan (2006, Keele Uni; now at Statoil)
Giacomo Medici (2017, Leeds, now PDRA at Leeds)
Hollie Romain (2014, Leeds; now at Shell)
Lucy Rushmer (2004, Keele Uni)
Catherine Russell (2017, Leeds, now University of Leicester)
Michelle Shiers (2016, Leeds, now PDRA at CASP, University of Cambridge)
Jen Stuart (2015, Leeds; now at Shell)
Joanne Venus (2012, Leeds; now at Shell)
Oliver Wakefield (2011, Keele Uni; now at BGS Keyworth)