Dawson, Sue


  • 631 Citations
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  • GB Physical geography
  • Tsunami geoscience

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Research Output 1996 2018

The coastal landslides of Shetland

Ballantyne, C. K., Dawson, S., Dick, R., Fabel, D., Kralikaite, E., Milne, F., Sandeman, G. F. & Xu, S., 6 Apr 2018, In : Scottish Geographical Journal. 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

dip-slip fault

Assessing the risks to infrastructure from coastal storms in a changing climate: Project Report PPR800

Milne, F., Winter, M. G., Reeves, S. J., Knappett, J., Dawson, S., Dawson, A. G., Peeling, D., Peeling, J. & Brown, M., 13 Jan 2017, 124 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

9 Downloads (Pure)

Imprints in silica grains induced during an open-channel flow experiment: Determination of microtextural signatures during aqueous transport

Costa, P. J. M., Park, Y. S., Kim, Y. D., Quintela, M., Mahaney, W. C., Dourado, F. & Dawson, S., 11 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Sedimentary Research. 87, 7, p. 677-687 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
open channel flow

Northern North Sea and Atlantic Northwest Approaches

Dawson, S., Bates, R., Wickham-Jones, C. & Dawson, A., 2017, Submerged Landscapes of the European Continental Shelf: Quaternary Paleoenvironments. Flemming, N. C., Harff, J., Moura, D., Burgess, A. & Bailey, G. N. (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell, p. 187-209 23 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

geological survey
sea level change
5 Citations (Scopus)

The application of microtextural and heavy mineral analysis to discriminate between storm and tsunami deposits

Costa, P. J. M., Gelfenbaum, G., Dawson, S., La Selle, S., Milne, F., Cascalho, J., Lira, C. P., Andrade, C., Freitas, M. C. & Jaffe, B., Feb 2017, Tsunamis: Geology, Hazards and Risks. Scourse, E. M., Chapman, N. A., Tappin, D. R. & Wallis, S. R. (eds.). 1 ed. Vol. 456. p. 167-190 24 p. (Geological Society Special Publication; vol. 456, no. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

heavy mineral

Activities 2014 2014

  • 1 Schools engagement

The Science of Tsunamis - Engage Dundee 2014

Sue Dawson (Presenter)
6 May 2014

Activity: Other activity typesSchools engagement


Variations and trends in the sensitivity of machair soils and coastal landforms to erosion, South Uist, Outer Hebrides

Author: Young, E., 2015

Supervisor: Dawson, S. (Supervisor) & McKenzie, B. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy