The range of research in the Department of Geology includes variety of fields such as mineralogy, petrology, structural geology, sedimentary geology and paleontology/micropaleontology.
Teaching Staff at the Department of Geology, Niigata University
as of April 1, 2016
Full name (given name first, then family name in capitals), followed by title and major.
Aberration-corrected scanning/transmission electron microscopy (S/TEM) in mineral sciences and geomicrobiology
Madhusoodhan SATISH KUMAR
Petrology and isotope geology
TECTONICS / STRUCTURAL GEOLOGY
Structural geology and structural petrology
Structural geology, seismotectonics
Stratigraphy, sedimentary geology, palynology, petroleum geology
PALEONTOLOGY / MICROPALEONTOLOGY
Stratigraphy and paleontology
Paleontology, evolutionary morphology