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Dr Susan Treagus - personal details

Contact details

Role: Visitor




Positions Held

  • NERC Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Department of Geology, Manchester: 1979-1981
  • Associate Editor, Journal of Structural Geology (Pergamon Press): 1981-1985
  • Chief Editor, Journal of Structural Geology (Pergamon/Elsevier): 1985 - 1997
  • Simon Industrial and Professional Fellowship, University of Manchester: 1995-1996
  • Senior Research Associate (NERC ): 1997-1998
  • NERC Senior Research Fellow: 1998 - 2003
  • Editor Emeritus, Journal of Structural Geology

Specific Research Interests

  • Strain and cleavage variations in layered systems and folded rocks.
  • Geometry and mechanisms of folding in two and three dimensions.
  • Mohr diagram applications for strain and deformation analysis.
  • Transpressional deformation and its structures.
  • Finite-element modelling of object-clast systems.
  • Strain and shape analyses of deformed conglomerates.
  • Methods of quantifying viscosity contrasts in rocks.
  • Bulk rheological properties and anisotropy of multiphase composites and rocks.
  • Structures in the Monian Supergroup rocks of Anglesey, UK.


BSc Geology (Manchester) 1968; MSc Structural Geology (Imperial College London) 1969; PhD Processes in Fold Development (Manchester) 1972