Carmine Wainman

Dr Carmine Wainman

Postdoctoral Fellow

Australian School of Petroleum

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

I am a Postdoctoral Fellow at the Australian School of Petroleum, University of Adelaide. I use sedimentology, stratigraphy and palynology to understand the evolution of ancient fluvial and marine depositional systems.

My research primarily focuses on understanding the evolution of Upper Cretaceous strata on Australia's southern margin using new data acquired from IODP Expedition 369 (September to November 2017) which I was a participant on. I use a combination of palynology, sedimentology, wireline log and seismic data to answer questions on palaeoenvironments, palaeoceanographic conditions and stratigraphic architecture. I also have research interests in Middle to Upper Jurassic coal-bearing strata in eastern Australia, Jurassic strata in the Mentelle Basin in Western Australia and palaeobotany.

Sedimentary evolution of the Ceduna Sub-Basin and associated palaeoceanographic changes during the Late Cretaceous (FND000040: Australian and New Zealand International Ocean Discovery Program Consortium (ANZIC-IODP))

PetroEng 2005 - Sedimentology and Stratigraphy for Petroleum Engineers

Sydney Basin Field Trip

  • Memberships

    Date Role Membership Country
    2017 - ongoing Member European Geoscience Union Germany
    2015 - ongoing Member SEPM - Society for Sedimentary Geology United States
    2015 - ongoing Member Australian Society of Exploration Geophysicists Australia
    2014 - ongoing Member American Association of Petroleum Geologists United States
    2014 - ongoing Member Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia Australia
    2013 - ongoing Member Geological Society of London United Kingdom
  • Position: Postdoctoral Fellow
  • Phone: 83138038
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  • Campus: North Terrace
  • Building: Santos Petroleum Building, floor 2
  • Room: 2 13
  • Org Unit: Australian School of Petroleum

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