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Michael Wingate

Adjunct Research Fellow

School of Earth Sciences - Centre for Exploration Targeting

Contact details

Geological Survey of Western Australia
100 Plain St, East Perth, WA 6004

+61 (0)8 9222 3613


Michael Wingate graduated with an Honours degree from Carleton University, Ontario (1990), an MSc from the University of Victoria, British Columbia (1993), and a PhD from the Australian National University (1997). He held several postdoctoral research positions at the University of Western Australia from 1997 to 2005, conducting geochronological and paleomagnetic research in Australia, Africa, Europe, and Asia. Michael is currently manager of the geochronology and isotope geology programs at the Geological Survey of Western Australia.

Research Interests

  • Geochronology & isotope geology
  • Paleomagnetism
  • Tectonics
  • Large Igneous Provinces
  • Mafic dyke swarms

Research Affiliations

  • Adjunct Research Fellow, Dept of Applied Geology, Curtin University
  • John de Laeter Centre for Isotope Research, Curtin University
  • University Associate, Dept of Imaging and Applied Physics, Curtin University
  • ARC Centre for Core to Crust FluidSystems, Macquarie University
  • Steering Committee, Large Igneous Provinces (LIPs) Commission, International Association of Volcanology and Chemistry of the Earth's Interior (IAVCEI), 2003–present
  • Global Supercontinent Reconstruction Project (an Industry-Government-University consortium), Carleton University, Ottawa


Research Output / Publications

UWA Research Repository