Dr David Flannery

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Faculty of Science,
School of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences


Personal details

Positions

Senior Lecturer
Faculty of Science,
School of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences

Keywords

Geology, Sedimentology, Geobiology, Astrobiology, Precambrian, Archean, Proterozoic, Stromatolites, Mars, PIXL

Discipline

Geology, Aerospace Engineering, Astronomical and Space Sciences

Field of Research code, Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification (ANZSRC), 2008

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Geology (University of New South Wales)

Professional memberships and associations

Member, Geological Society of America Member, Geological Society of Australia Co-Investigator, Planetary Instrument for X-ray Lithochemistry, NASA Mars 2020 Mission Member, NASA Mars 2020 Mission Science Team Long Term Planner, NASA Mars 2020 Mission

Teaching

ERB301: Chemical Earth ERB101: Earth Systems ERB102: Evolving Earth SEB104: Grand Challenges in Science

Experience

Selected publications

QUT ePrints

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Awards

Supervision

Current supervisions

  • Computational recognition of microscopic element-mineral associations and geologic textural patterns with image processing
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Balz Kamber
  • A Probability Based Framework for Planetary Exploration and Biosignature Detection using UAVs
    PhD, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Felipe Gonzalez, Dr Fernando Vanegas Alvarez
  • Micro-XRF Analysis of Geobiological Samples with the Planetary Instrument for X-rayLithochemistry
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Balz Kamber, Dr Michael Jones
  • Investigating the origin of organic matter in Archean hydrothermal systems
    PhD, Principal Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Professor Balz Kamber
  • Detection and analysis of pollutants such as microplastics in Saccostrea glomerata from the Moreton Bay, with a historic comparative isotope and chemical analysis of shells
    MPhil, Associate Supervisor
    Other supervisors: Dr David Hurwood, Adjunct Associate Professor Junior Te'o