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Dr. John Firth

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International Ocean Discovery Program
Texas A&M University
1000 Discovery Drive
College Station, Texas 77845-9547
Phone: (979) 845-0507
Fax: (979) 845-0876

IODP Activities

ODP Activities


  • Research interests:
    • Micropaleontology and Palynology: Biostratigraphy, paleoecology and evolution of late Mesozoic to Cenozoic calcareous nannofossils and dinoflagellates, and their application towards geologic problems.
    • Palynofacies and thermal alteration analysis of kerogen. Biostratigraphy and paleoecology of ichthyoliths and other marine vertebrate fossils.
    • Arctic and North Atlantic Cretaceous and Paleogene paleoceanography.
  • Curriculum Vitae

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