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Charles Turner


Charles Turner

Cambridge Quaternary
Department of Geography
University of Cambridge
Downing Place
Cambridge CB2 3EN
England, UK

Phone +44 1223 333922
Fax +44 1223 333392


Charles Turner awarded the Albrecht Penck Medal 2012

Charles Turner has been awarded the highly prestigious Albrecht Penck Medal by the Deutsche Quartärvereinigung (DEUQUA) at their 36. Hauptversammlung in Bayreuth in September 2012 to mark his contribution to Quaternary research.


Research Interests

Charles Turner is an Visiting Lecturer in the QPG. His current interests include: Quaternary stratigraphy and palaeoclimatology: pollen and plant macrofossil analysis. Current working areas: British Isles (East Anglia and Ireland), Russia (Don Basin), Greece (Epirus) and central Spain.

Charles has recently retired from his Lecturer post at the Open University, Department of Earth Sciences .

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