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Academic Staff


Professor R. John Parkes, FRS

Position: PROFESSOR, Head of School

Email: ParkesRJ@cardiff.ac.uk

Telephone: +44(0)29 208 70058

Fax: +44(0)29 208 74326

Extension: 70058

Location: 2.15A / 1.04

Professor R. John Parkes, FRS

Research Interests

Geomicrobiology, Biogeochemistry, Deep Biosphere including biosphere:geosphere interactions, microbial processes in sediments, gas hydrate deposits, ice sheets and glaciers, bacteria and fossilization, microbe:mineral interactions, bacterial biomarkers, bacterial processes under low and high temperature and elevated pressure.