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Ash Dobie


I serve as the technician overseeing the Microanalysis Preparation Unit (MPU), overseeing administrative tasks to maintain fully stocked laboratories and ensure machine compliance. My responsibilities encompass both field and laboratory duties, involving the meticulous processing of field samples into thin sections adhering to geological standards through a multi-stage process.

Areas of interest

  • Geoarchaeology
  • Palaeontology
  • Geology
  • Hydrology
  • Thin section production
  • Mechanical Engineering

Research projects

Re-thinking the “Green Revolution” in the Medieval Western Mediterranean (6th - 16th centuries)

Academic qualifications

BSc in Palaeontology


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