Williams, Jason

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Jason Williams

Contract Scientist



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Educational Background

  • 2017 - Ph.D. in Geological Sciences - University of Southern California
  • 2010 - M.Sci. in Geology and Geophysics - Imperial College London


Research Interests

  • Tectonics
  • Structural geology
  • Metamorphic petrology
  • Microstructural analysis
  • Geochronology


Past Projects






Previous selected publications


Williams, J.R., and Platt, J.P., 2018. A new structural and kinematic framework for the Alborán Domain (Betic-Rif arc, western Mediterranean orogenic system). Journal of the Geological Society of London, https://doi.org/10.1144/jgs2017-086


Williams, J.R., and Platt, J.P., 2017. Superposed and refolded metamorphic isograds and superposed directions of shear during late orogenic extension in the Alborán Domain, southern Spain: Tectonics, v. 36, p. 756–786, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/2016TC004358


Muxworthy, A.R., Williams, J.R., and Heslop, D., 2015. Testing the use of viscous remanent magnetisation to date flood events: Frontiers in Earth Science, v. 3. https://doi.org/10.3389/feart.2015.00001


Platt, J.P., Behr, W.M., Johanesen, K., and Williams, J.R., 2013. The Betic-Rif arc and its orogenic hinterland: a review: Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, v. 41, p. 313–357. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-earth-050212-123951


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