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Richard Armstrong

Research Fellow

Research School of Earth Sciences
The Australian National University
Canberra 0200

T: + 61 2 6125 5508
F: + 61 2 6125 4835



Current Research

Student Projects

Research Interests

  • The temporal, geochemical and physical evolution of the Kaapvaal Craton and surrounding terranes
  • The isotope geochemistry, geochronology and mineralization of granite-greenstone terrains.
  • Flood basalt volcanism, with special interest in the Karoo volcanic province.
  • The geology of Gondwana.
  • Isotope fingerprinting and new applications of isotope geochemistry to Archaeology.