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Dr Julie Oppenheimer

Dr Julie Oppenheimer

Dr Julie Oppenheimer

Research Associate

Area of research

Gas transport and flow regimes in crystal-bearing magmas

Office 1.26
65 Woodland Rd,
Bristol, BS8 1UL
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 4782

Research summary

I study gas movements in crystalline magmas through analogue experiments, using golden syrup (melt), glass beads or sugar (crystals) and air (magmatic volatiles). I am specifically interested in how crystals influence magmatic degassing, and the different regimes which result from bubble-crystal interactions. My aim is to produce constitutive equations for gas flow rates in crystalline magmas which could be included in flow models.

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Biography

2012 - MRes Science of Natural Hazards, University of Bristol, UK
  Thesis: Reactive transport in magmatic hydrothermal systems, a focus on alteration and porosity variations at Soufrière Hills Volcano, Montserrat.

2009 - BSc Geographical Sciences, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

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Recent publications

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