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Prof. Anthony B. Watts

Professor of Marine Geology and Geophysics

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A Cretaceous conglomerate on a modern beach, La Jolla, CA

Short course

Eurasia School of Solid Earth Geosciences 1st International Elite PhD Course

Deep Processes and their Surface Expression

Istanbul Technical University, January 22-26, 2018


NSF MARGINS Decadal Review Committee, February 2-3, 2009, Washington DC

SEAMOUNTS 09 Workshop, March 19-21, 2009, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Workshop of the ILP-Task Force on Sedimentary Basins, December 6-11, 2009, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Modeling in Geosciences, September 27-29, 2010, Lisbon, Portugal

Dynamic Topography, September 1-2, 2011, London, England

Remote sensing of volanoes and volcanic processes, October 3-4, 2011, London, England


Public lectures

"Basin modelling: Past progress and future directions". Leicester University, 21 January, 2009 Podcast

"Mountains in the Sea". Oxford Geology Group, 13 October, 2009

"Mountains in the Sea". Geological Society of London, 11 November, 2009 Podcast

"Mountains Under the Sea". Richmond Scientific Society, 15 December, 2010

"Mountains Under the Sea". Institute of Physics, 5 July, 2012

"Mountains in the Sea" The Explorers Club, 46 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, December 3, 2018



Mendip Times - July 2009

Googling the seafloor - August 2010

Quake mission to the Pacific ring of fire - April 2011

Pulsating seafloor volcano - May 2012

Underwater volcano erupts in pulses - May 2012

Isostasy and Flexure of the Lithosphere

Work has begun on the the 2nd edition of this book. Please contact for details.