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Harrie Wood Cave, Yarrangobilly, Australia. Image credit: Dr Andy Baker.

Steering Group

Laia Comas-Bru (University College Dublin, Ireland) (Lead and mailing list administrator)

Michael Deininger (University of Mainz, Germany)

Sandy Harrison (University of Reading, UK)

Miriam Bar-Matthews (Geological Survey of Israel)

Andy Baker (UNSW Sydney, Australia)

Wuhui Duan (Chinese Academy of Sciences)

Nicolás Strikis (Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil)


Regional coordinators

Oceania: Petra Bajo (University of Melbourne, Australia), Monika Markowska (ANSTO, Australia) and Andrew Lorrey (National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research, New Zealand)

Middle East: Yuval Burstyn (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)

India: Syed Masood Ahmad (CSIR-National Geophysical Research Institute, Hyderabad, India) and Nikita Kaushal (University of Oxford, UK)

South America: Francisco Cruz (Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and Michael Deininger (University of Mainz, Germany)

Africa: Kerstin Braun (Arizona State Unversity, USA), Robyn Pickering (University of Cape Town, South Africa) and Nick Scroxton (University of Massachusetts, USA)

Eastern Europe: Attila Demény (Hungarian Academy of Sciences), István Gábor Hatvani (Hungarian Academy of Sciences) and Zoltán Kern (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)

China: Yassine Ait Brahim (Xi’an Jiaotong University, Shaanxi, China) and Jun Hu (University of Southern California, USA)

North and Central America: Monica Arienzo (Desert Research Institute, USA), Matthew Lachniet (University of Nevada, US) and Corinne Wong (Boston College, USA)

Singapore and Central Asia: Xianfeng Wang (Nanyang Technological University, Singapore) and Sakonvan Chawchai (Chulalongkorn Univerisity, Thailand)

Western Europe: Laia Comas Bru (University College Dublin, Ireland), Inga Labuhn (Lund University, Sweden) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.), Franziska Lechleitner (University of Oxford, UK) and Carlos Pérez (Instituto Pirenaico de Ecología, CSIC, Spain)


Core members

Yassine Ait Brahim (Ibn Zohr University, Morocco)
Tim Atkinson (University College London, UK) (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)
Kamolphat Atsawawaranunt
(University of Reading, UK)
Juan Pablo Bernal (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Mexico, Querétaro, Mexico)
Vasile Ersek (Northumbria University, UK)
Dave Mattey (Royal Holloway University of London, UK)
Frank McDermott (University College Dublin, Ireland)
Kira Rehfeld (Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany)
Denis Scholz (Johannes-Gutenberg-University of Mainz, Germany)
Martin Werner (Alfred Wegener Institute, Germany)