Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Sedimentology and Surface Processes

Research includes: is the sedimentary record a good archive of past climate change; a statistical analysis of sand-waves, offshore East Anglia; investigating sedimentologic heterogeneities in carbonate reservoirs and mudstone/shale cap-rocks; extent and formation of diagenetic dolomite bodies; sedimentologic heterogeneities and diagenesis of anhydrite cap-rocks; determining seabed properties from acoustic backscatter.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree and a Master's in a relevant subject area.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time £ 3,924 per Academic year (home fees) 3 years
PhD Full-time £ 20,000 per Academic year (overseas fees) 3 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
South Kensington Campus Kensington and Chelsea SW7 2AZ South East

Key information

Department of Earth Science and Engineering
Telephone number: 
020 7594 7333