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Katrien Van Landeghem

Senior Lecturer in Marine Geology, Bangor University

I focus my research on seabed morphodynamics. I study sediment transport and bedform dynamics, more particularly the formation of amplified sediment waves, enhanced sediment mobility around seafloor objects and its link to sustainable management of engineering projects. I also study seabed morphodynamics linked to glacial dynamics, reconstructing the demise of marine-terminating ice streams from investigations of the seafloor, and understanding seabed habitat suitability on exposed seafloor when glaciers have retreated.


  • 2012–present
    Lecturer, Bangor University


  • 2008 
    University College Cork, PhD
  • 2004 
    Ghent University, MSc