Ian Schipper

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Lecturer School of Geography, Environment and Earth Sciences


Teaching in 2020

Research Interests

  • volcanic eruption mechanisms
  • magma-water interaction
  • experimental volcanology/petrology
  • magma vesiculation, permeability, and textural evolution
  • volatile solubility and degassing dynamics
  • volcanic fluid dynamics
  • magmatic evolution and melt segregation.

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  • PhD in Geology - University of Otago (2010)
  • MSc with Distinction in Geology - University of Otago (2004)
  • BASc in Environmental/Geotechnical Engineering - The University of British Columbia, Canada (2002)


Publications 2007 - Now


Teaching in 2020