Photograph of Dr Tim Palmer.Dr Tim Palmer

Honorary Research Associate

Contact

Email: tjp@aber.ac.uk
Phone: n/a
Fax: +44 (0)1970 622 659

Research

Wide-ranging across the fields of carbonate sedimentology, diagenesis, palaeoecology, molluscs, the Jurassic System, and behaviour of building stones. Particular recent involvement in studies of modern and ancient marine hard substrates and bioerosion, and in the durability and weathering behaviour of north-west European limestones in the built environment.

Biography

Dr Tim Palmer joined the teaching staff in 1981 as Lecturer in Geology, from Geology Dept at Oxford University. Previously Post-Doctoral Fellow at the Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC. Retired as Senior Lecturer in 2001. Now Executive Officer of the Palaeontological Association and Consultant in Architectural Geology. Secretary of the Welsh Stone Forum.