Staff Profiles

Dr. James Gagwane King

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Faculty of Science


Senior Lecturer

Location: 208/217
Phone: 3552875
Email Dr. James Gagwane King



BSc (UB), MSc (UWO), PhD (Edinburgh)

Physics and Geophysics

Exploration geophysics, rockmagnetism, palaeomagnetism, solar energy and radon gas hazards. 

Rock & palaeomagnetism, Seismology

King J. G., Williams W., Wilkinson C.D.W., McVitie S. and J.N. Chapman Magnetic properties of magnetite arrays produced by the method of electron beam lithography, Geophys. Res. Lett., vol. 20, pp 2847-2851, 1996.

King J.G. and W. Williams Low temperature magnetic properties of Magnetite”Journal of Geophysical Research, vol.105, pp 16427-16436, 2000

Ranganai R.T., A.B Kampunzu, A.E. Atekwana, B.K. Paya, J.G. King, D.I. Koosimile and E.H. Stettler, "Gravity evidence for a larger Limpopo Belt in southern Africa and geodynamic implications" Geophysics Journal International, vol. 149, pp F9-F14, 2002.

Muxworthy AR, King JG, Heslop, D, 2005, Assessing the ability of firstorder reversal curve (FORC) diagrams to unravel complex magnetic signals, Journal of Geophysical Research, VOL. 110, B01105, doi:10.1029/2004JB003195, 2005

Muxworthy AR, Evans ME, Scourfield SJ, King JG, 2013, Paleointensity results from the late-Archaean Modipe Gabbro of Botswana, GEOCHEMIST GEOPHYSICS GEOSYST 

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