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Mark Sephton

Professor Mark Sephton

Research Fellow


Imperial College London

Research summary

Meteorites and extraterrestrial organic matter


Organic matter detection on space missions

Organic proxies of environmental change

Causes and consequences of mass extinctions

Petroleum geochemistry and unconventional hydrocarbons

Organic molecules in forensic science and biochemistry

Interests and expertise (Subject groups)

Grants awarded

Preservation of (bio)organic compounds in low temperature mineral deposits

Scheme: International Incoming Fellowships

Dates: Mar 2006 - Feb 2009

Value: £121,000