Associate Professor Steven Micklethwaite

Principal Research Fellow - Geology

W.H. Bryan Mining and Geology Research Centre
Sustainable Minerals Institute
+61 7 336 55819



  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of Leeds


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  • Master Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Book Chapter

  • Mortimer, N., Gans, P. B., Meffre, S., Martin, C. E., Seton, M., Williams, S., Turnbull, R. E., Quilty, P. G., Micklethwaite, S., Timm, C., Sutherland, R., Bache, F., Collot, J., Maurizot, P., Rouillard, P. and Rollet, N. (2018). Regional volcanism of northern Zealandia: Post-Gondwana break-up magmatism on an extended, submerged continent. Large igneous provinces from Gondwana and adjacent regions. (pp. 199-226) edited by S. Sensarma and B. C. Storey. London, United Kingdom: Geological Society of London. doi: 10.1144/SP463.9

  • Micklethwaite, Steven, Ford, Arianne, Witt, Walter and Sheldon, Heather A. (2016). Transient permeability in fault stepovers and rapid rates of orogenic gold deposit formation. Crustal Permeability. (pp. 249-259) edited by Tom Gleeson and Steven E. Ingebritsen. Chichester, West Sussex, United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons. doi: 10.1002/9781119166573.ch20

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Lewis, P., Micklethwaite, S., Harrington, J., Dixon, M., Brydson, R. and Hondow, N. (2015). Exploring backscattered imaging in low voltage FE-SEM. Institute of Physics Publishing. doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/644/1/012019

  • Ford, Arianne, Micklethwaite, Steven, Devi, Bernadetta and McKenna, Phillip (2015). A GIS-based exploration initiative to help steer sustainable development. 13th SGA Biennial Meeting on Mineral Resources in a Sustainable World, Nancy, France, 24-27 August 2015. France: Association Scientifique pour la Géologie et ses Applications.

  • Bangash, H. A., Micklethwaite, S., Bourke, P. and Kovesi, P. (2015). Development of digital techniques for mapping an open pit at Coolgardie, Western Australia. 77th EAGE Conference and Exhibition 2015: Earth Science for Energy and Environment 2015, Madrid, Spain, 1 - 4 June 2015. Houten, the Netherlands: European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers, EAGE. doi: 10.3997/2214-4609.201413405

Other Outputs

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision

  • Master Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Principal Advisor

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor