Dave Somerville


BSc Geology & Geography - University of Birmingham

MSc Petroleum Geoscience - Royal Holloway

Research interests

Research focussed on the evolution of, and interactions between, fluvio-lacustrine environments and deposits in continental syn-rift settings.

Utilising fieldwork in Greece and satellite imagery analysis of the East African Rift System.


  • BSc Geology & Geography
  • MSc Petroleum Geoscience

Research groups and institutes

  • Institute of Applied Geoscience