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Evelyn Dowdeswell

Evelyn Dowdeswell

Research Associate

Biography

Career

  • 2002-present: Research Associate at the Scott Polar Research Institute, University of Cambridge
  • 1998-2001: Research Associate at Bristol Glaciology Centre, University of Bristol
  • 1994-1998: Research Associate at the Centre for Glaciology, Aberystwyth University
  • 1983-1993: Cambridge Arctic Shelf Programme (CASP)

Qualifications

  • B.Sc. Geology, Humboldt State University, California
  • M.Sc. Geology, INSTAAR, University of Colorado

Publications

Books

  • Harland, W.B. and Dowdeswell, E.K., (Editors), 1988. The Geological Evolution of the Barents Shelf Region. Graham and Trotman, London, 176 pp.
  • Dowdeswell, E.K., Dowdeswell, J.A. and Seddon, A., 2012. Scott of the Antarctic. Heinemann-Raintree, Young Explorers Series.
  • Dowdeswell, E.K., Dowdeswell, J.A. and Seddon, A., 2014. Ernest Shackleton: Polar Explorer. Heinemann-Raintree, Young Explorers Series.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A., Canals, M., Jakobsson, M., Todd, B.J., Dowdeswell, E.K. and Hogan, K.A., (Editors), 2016. Atlas of Submarine Glacial Landforms: Modern, Quaternary and Ancient. Geological Society, London, Memoirs, 46, 618 pp.

Recent papers

Information to follow.

Selected papers 2010 and earlier

  • Harland, W.B., Gaskell, B.A., Haefford, A.P., Lind, E.K. and Perkins, P.J., 1984. Outline of Arctic post-Silurian continental displacements. In Spencer, A.M., (Ed.), Petroleum Geology of the North European Margin, p. 131-148 (Graham and Trotman, London).
  • Dowdeswell, E.K. and Andrews, J.T., 1985. The fjords of Baffin Island: description and classification. In Andrews, J.T., (Ed.), Quaternary Environments: Eastern Canadian Arctic, Baffin Bay and West Greenland, p. 93-123 (Unwin, London).
  • Jacobs, J.D., Mode, W.N., and Dowdeswell, E.K., 1985. Contemporary pollen deposition and the distribution of Betula glandulosa at the limit of low Arctic tundra in southern Baffin Island, N.W.T., Canada. Arctic and Alpine Research, v. 17, p. 279-287.
  • Dowdeswell, E.K., 1988a. Cenozoic Panarctic tectonic events. In Harland, W.B. and Dowdeswell, E.K., (Eds.), Geological Evolution of the Barents Shelf Region, p. 33-46 (Graham and Trotman, London).
  • Dowdeswell, E.K., 1988b. The Cenozoic stratigraphy and tectonic development of the Barents Shelf. In Harland, W.B. and Dowdeswell, E.K., (Eds.), Geological Evolution of the Barents Shelf Region, p. 131-155 (Graham and Trotman, London).
  • Dowdeswell, J.A. and Dowdeswell, E.K., 1989. Debris in icebergs and rates of glaci-marine sedimentation: observations from Spitsbergen and a simple model. Journal of Geology, v. 97, p. 221-231.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A. and Dowdeswell, E.K., 1997. Modern glaciers and climate change. In Harland, W.B., (Editor), The Geology of Svalbard. Memoir, Geological Society, London, No. 17, p. 436-445.
  • Dowdeswell, E.K., Dowdeswell, J.A. and Calkwell, F., 2007. On the glaciers of Bylot Island, Nunavut, Arctic Canada. Arctic, Antarctic and Alpine Research, v. 39, p. 402-411.
  • Dowdeswell, J.A., Dowdeswell, E.K., Williams, M. and Glazovsky, A.F., 2010. The glaciology of the Russian High Arctic from Landsat imagery. U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper, 1386-F, p. 94-125.