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Professor Andy Carter

Professor of Earth Sciences

Contact details

tel: 020 7679 2418
UCL: Room OG7, Kathleen Lonsdale Building, Gower Place, London

Recent research highlights

New papers in 2016 include;

  • The provenance of Taklamakan desert sand (EPSL)
  • Exhumation of the eastern Himalayan syntaxis and its domal 'pop-up'. (Earth Science Reviews). Open Access
  • Variation in exhumation rates across the Ladakh and the Karakoram, western margin of the Tibetan Plateau; Indentation of the Pamirs with respect to the northern margin of Tibet; Paleogene deformation in the Longmen Shan fold-and-thrust belt, eastern Tibetan Plateau margin (Tectonics)
  • Middle Jurassic collision of an exotic microcontinental fragment: Implications for magmatism across the Southeast China continental margin (Gondwana Research)

View photos from selected research projects in my research gallery and my fieldwork gallery.