People and Organisations

Much of the research in the Centre for Geothermal Research is of a collaborative nature involving staff or groups of staff working with postgraduate students, senior fellows and research associates within and outside the School of Earth & Environment and Department of Mechanical Engineering.

Earth and Environment

Jim Cole

Professor
Volcanology & Volcanic Hazards
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 301

Darren Gravley

Associate Professor
Volcanology and Geothermal Systems
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 211
Internal Phone: 94489

Sam Hampton

Lecturer
Ernest Rutherford 263C

Travis Horton

Associate Professor
Environmental Geochemistry
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 212
Internal Phone: 94386

Ben Kennedy

Professor
Physical Volcanology
Beatrice Tinsley Rm 213
Internal Phone: 94437

Dr Kevin Brown
GEOKEM - Geothermal & Environmental Geochemistry 
kevin@geokem.co.nz

Thomas Powell
Powell Geoscience Limited
tomspowell@hotmail.com

Prof Richard Sibson
University of Otago
rick.sibson@otago.ac.nz

Dr Stuart Simmons
Hot Solution Ltd. 
stuart@hotsolutions.co.nz

Mechanical Engineering

Susan Krumdieck

Adjunct Professor

Mark Jermy

Professor
Civil Mechanical E525
Internal Phone: 92276

Mathieu Sellier

Professor
Head of Department - Mechanical Engineering
Civil Mechanical Building - E518
Internal Phone: 92383