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Ian Phillips

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Environmental and Biochemical Sciences
Environmental and Biochemical Sciences
XRD Clay Mineralogist
+44 (0)344 928 5428 (*)

The James Hutton Institute
Aberdeen AB15 8QH
Scotland UK


Ian Phillips is a geologist by training, having studied for his PhD at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and undertook post doc research at the Royal Holloway and Bedford New College, Egham, Surrey. Ian worked in the hydrocarbon service industry for 16 years as a mineralogist using X-ray diffraction techniques before joining the Institute. His current post involves the analysis of samples for commercial projects.


  • Hillier, S.; Pendlowski, H.; Fraser, T.; Robertson, J.; Delbos, E.; Phillips, I.; Gray, N.; Wilson, I. (2013) Tubular halloysite., Minerals for Life, Appleton Tower, Edinburgh, 17-19 June 2013.

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The James Hutton Research Institute is the result of the merger in April 2011 of MLURI and SCRI. This merger formed a new powerhouse for research into food, land use, and climate change.