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Adam Stinton

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Montserrat Volcano Observatory

Adam Stinton is a volcanologist at the Montserrat Volcano Observatory, Montserrat. Adam's primary role is to help monitor the activity of the Soufriere Hills Volcano on Montserrat, with specific responsibilities for monitoring the lava dome and mapping deposits from associated activity such as explosions and dome collapses. Adam's research activities focus on pyroclastic flows and their deposits, the growth and collapse of lava domes, as well as the eruptive history of the island of Montserrat.

Adam graduated from the University of Plymouth, UK in 1999 with a degree in Environmental Geology and attained a Ph.D. in Volcanology from the University at Buffalo, State University of New York in 2007.


Adam Stinton participated in the following expeditions aboard E/V Nautilus.