Mr Zhi Lin Ng

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Research interests

Deep Marine Sedimentology, Contourites and Bottom Currents

1. Ocean Currents and the Evolution of the Gateway between Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea from Miocene - Pliocene in the Gulf of Cadiz and the Straits of Gibraltar

2.Bottom Current Influence and Ancient Contourite Deposits from Late Oligocene - Early Miocene (Chattian - Aquitanian) in Cyprus and the Eastern Mediterranean

3. Evolution of Contourites and Bottom Currents of the Indonesian Throughflow in Pulau Sumba, Timor, and the East Nusa Tenggara

Educational background

2017-Present, PhD Earth Sciences/Geology - Royal Holloway, University of London, U.K.
Supported by College Studentship


2016-2017, MSc Petroleum Geoscience - Royal Holloway, University of London, U.K.
Graduated with Pass with Distinction, nominated for 2018 GA Curry's Award
Dissertation titled Contourites in the Agios Konstantinos and Petra Tou Romiou sections, Lefkara and Pakhna formations, Cyprus: Conceptual and Economic Considerations

2012-2015, BSc (Hons) Geology - Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Malaysia
Graduated with First-Class Honours, awarded UMS Senate Book Award for Class of 2015
Dissertation titled General Geology and Sedimentology of Sipitang-Mengalong, Sabah

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