Imperial College London

Imperial College London

Structural Geology and Rock Mechanics

Research areas include: bulk properties of fracture networks in carbonates for multi-scale flow modelling; fracture potential of anhydrite cap-rocks and history of paleofluid flow; extent and formation of diagenetic dolomite bodies; modelling rock fracture and fragmentation; kinematics of normal fault growth above collapsing salt diapirs; 3D seismic analysis of inversion structures in sedimentary basin.

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

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