Experiments at elevated pressures and temperatures to investigate the stabilities and structures of mantle minerals.
Field and experimental studies of metamorphic processes and reactions.
Studies of rock fracture processes through laboratory experiments and studies of natural deformation.
Experimental and field studies of ductile flow of rocks and minerals.
Experimental studies of seismic velocities, electrical conductivity, permeability and neutron diffraction under high pressure/temperature conditions.
Theoretical and field studies of strain, fabrics and crustal deformation. Landslip creep monitoring.