Jim Best, Ph.D.

Title Threet Professor
Department Geology

Education: Birkbeck College, University of London

Research Interests

  • Mechanics of sediment transport
  • The investigation of modern sedimentary environments and the interpretation of ancient alluvium, with close links to industry in understanding the controls on subsurface sedimentary architecture
Email jimbest@nospam62b7966b84d1c.illinois.edu
Research Area Earth surface processes and sedimentary geology