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19972019
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Interests

Reconstructing past environments and cultural activity through pollen and plant macrofossil analysis

Reconstructing past climate change through peat-based proxies

Tephrochronology

Later Prehistoric Ireland

Wetland archaeology

Teaching

ARP1006 Ancient Humans and Landscapes

ARP1007 Environmental Change: Past, Present and Future

ARP2041 Ireland in Prehistory

ARP2051 Palaeoenvironmental Techniques

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Projects 2018 2018

Research Output 1997 2019

Alnus glutinosa
Alnus
refining
growth rings
tree ring
3 Citations (Scopus)

Ash from the Changbaishan Qixiangzhan eruption: A new early Holocene marker horizon across East Asia: A New Early Holocene Marker Horizon Across East Asia

Sun, C., Wang, L., Plunkett, G., You, H., Zhu, Z., Zhang, L., Zhang, B., Chu, G. & Liu, J., Aug 2018, In : Journal of Geophysical Research: Solid Earth. 123, 8, p. 6442-6450 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ashes
Volcanoes
ashes
volcanic eruptions
markers
12 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
File
volcanic ash
volcanic eruption
Holocene
ash
tephra

Excavations from Cloghcor Townland, Co. Antrim, 2017: Final Report

Gardiner, M., Megarry, W. & Plunkett, G., 10 Dec 2018

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access
File
Licensure
Farms
5 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-proxy indicators in a Pontocaspian system: a depth transect of surface sediment in the SE Caspian Sea

Leroy, S. A. G., Chalié, F., Wesselingh, F. P., Sanjani, M. S., Lahijani, H. A. K., Athersuch, J., Struck, U., Plunkett, G., Reimer, P. J., Habibi, P., Haghani, S., Naderi Beni, A. & Arpe, K., 2018, In : Geologica Belgica. 21, 3-4, p. 143-165

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
transect
ostracod
mollusc
stable isotope
diatom

Activities 2002 2019

Fingal County Council (External organisation)

Gill Plunkett (Advisor)
2019 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership of public/government advisory/policy group or panel

Northern Ireland Science Festival 2018

Gill Plunkett (Organiser)
17 Feb 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in Festival/Exhibition

European Geosciences Union General Assembly 2018

Gill Plunkett (Session chair)
2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Lund University

Gill Plunkett (Participant)
20182021

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesResearch and Teaching at External Organisation

UISPP XVIII World Congress

Davide Delfino (Session chair), Dirk Brandherm (Session chair), Gill Plunkett (Session chair)
2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Press / Media

RIA Heritage Podcast Series

Gill Plunkett

20/06/2020

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Other

Volcanoes may have ended the Roman Empire

Gill Plunkett

17/07/2015

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

"Frankenstein" Bog Mummies Discovered in Scotland

Gill Plunkett

07/07/2012

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment