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Details of Prof David Spencer Cronan   


Gender male
Job title Emeritus Professor
Department Earth Science and Engineering
Imperial College London, Department of Earth Science and Engineering ( ESE)
Royal School of Mines Prince Consort Road London SW7 2BP
Prince Consort Rd
TW123 7QG
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel (44-171) 594-6396
Fax (44-171) 594-6464
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Degree B.SC, Ph.D, D.Sc
Job type Research
Research Area(s) Marine Geology, Geophysics , Marine Geology, Geophysics
Research Activities Marine geochemical data collection and analysis in regard to marine manganese nodule exploration and recovery in South Pacific EEZs.Marine non-living resources assessment.
Research Region South Pacific,
Skills/Expertise Marine manganese nodules and associated sediment collection. Chemical analysis of marine nodules and sediments. Analysis of data on marine sediments and associated nodules. Exploration and evaluation of marine manganese nodule deposits in the South Pacific.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Prof David CRONAN)

Cook Islands Manganese Nodules as a new source of Rare Metals.Minerals for Life Conference,Edinburgh,June 2013,Mineralogical Society
Cronan,D.S.(2010)A synthesis of Applied Geochemistry Research Group and consequent research at Imperial College London,into establishing geochemical exploration techniques for marine minerals.Geochemistry:Exploration,Environment,Analysis,10,279-287 D S Cronan,Guy Rothwell and Ian Croudace (2010) An ITRAX geochemical study of ferromanganiferous sediments from the Penrhyn Basin,South Pacific Ocean.Marine Georesources and Geotechnology 28:207-221.

Created: 1998-05-28 Last Updated: 2013-07-19 by David CRONAN