Mrs Brzozowska, who holds an MSc in micropalaeontology
, worked for Robertson Research in Wales and British National Oil Corporation in Glasgow before entering public service.
, sedimentary environments and stratigraphy: A tribute to Dennis Curry (1912-2001).
"It was a long haul but I qualified with a BSc from Manchester University and went on to study an MSc in micropalaeontology
- specifically for the oil industry - at Aberystwyth.
(2007): The Middle and Upper Ottnangian of the Simssee area (SE Germany): Micropalaeontology
, biostratigraphy and chronostratigraphy.
of Bristol, and PetroStrat) present 25 papers exploring ancient climate change over a period of some 600 million years (from the Late Proterozoic to the Cenozoic) and the role of micropalaeontology
in its documentation.
: The Analysis of Microfossils in Archaeological Ceramics with Special Reference to Its Application in the Southern Aegean" (diss.
Timothy Patterson, "Arcellaceans as Pollution Indicators in Mine Tailing Contaminated Lakes near Cobalt, Ontario, Canada," Micropalaeontology
Prior to that he read a degree in geology and a PhD in micropalaeontology
at university in Aberystwyth.
Microbial mats were not studied in detail until the 1970s and later, that is after the development of micropalaeontology
and electron microscopy.
and Hydrocarbon Exploration in Middle East, Chapman and Hall, 418.
(2004): Middle to Upper Jurassic Saudi Arabian carbonate petroleum reservoirs: biostratigraphy, micropalaeontology
Three organizations devoted to micropalaeontology
held a joint meeting in London in September 2002 to encourage the trans-Atlantic sharing of ideas and to develop an integrated multi-disciplinary approach to both the academic and industrial realms.