Publications by Nubian Consulting

North Africa / Arabia:

New geological concepts in the evaluation of the Southern basins of Libya, with particular reference to the El Shararah trend of the Murzuq Basin (2012) Clark-Lowes, D.D. In: Geology of Southern Libya, Proceedings of Earth Science Society of Libya Conference held in Tripoli (November 2008), vol. 2, pp 13-20.


Depositional model for the distribution of Silurian hot shale and Mamuniyat reservoir facies in the Al Kufrah basin (2008) Clark-Lowes, D.D. In: Salem, M. J. and El-Hawat, A. S. (Eds) 2008. Geology of East Libya, Earth Science Society of Libya, Vol.1, pp.179-186


Arabian glacial deposits: recognition of palaeovalleys within the Upper Ordovician Sarah Formation, Al Qasim District, Saudi Arabia (2005) Clark-Lowes, D.D. Proceedings of the Geologist’s Association, vol 116, pp331-347. (received highly-cited author award for 2005-2008)


Petroleum Geology of Libya (2002) Hallett, D. Publ. Elsevier Science. pp 503


The evolution of Palaeozoic sourced petroleum systems on the North African platform (abstract 2000) Boote, D.R.D. & Clark-Lowes, D.D. Paper presented at Petroleum Group (Geol.Soc.) and PESGB conference on "Petroleum Systems and Evolving Technologies in African E & P", London.


Palaeozoic petroleum systems of North Africa (1998) Boote, D.R.D., Clark-Lowes, D.D., Traut, M.W. In: Macgregor, D.S., Moody, R.T.J. & Clark-Lowes, D.D. (Eds) 1998. Petroleum Geology of North Africa. Geological Society, London, Special Publication No. 132, 7-68.


Exploration history of the Palaeozoic petroleum systems (1998) Traut, M.W., Boote, D.R.D. & Clark-Lowes, D.D. In: Macgregor, D.S., Moody, R.T.J. & Clark-Lowes, D.D. (Eds) 1998. Petroleum Geology of North Africa. Geological Society, London, Special Publication No. 132, 69-78.


Oil and Gas Potential of the Deep Trough Areas in the Sirt Basin (1996) Hallet, D. & El Ghoul, A. In: The Geology of the Sirt Basin, Elsevier, Amsterdam Vol. 2, p. 455-483.


Palaeoenvironmental evidence from the Palaeozoic "Nubian Sandstones" of the Sahara (1991) Clark-Lowes, D.D. & Ward, J. Proceedings Third Symposium on the Geology of Libya, Tripoli, Libya, 1987. In: M.J. Salem et al. (Eds), The Geology of Libya. Elsevier, London, Vol. VI, pp 2099-2153.


History of Oil Exploration in Libya (1988) Hallett, D. Publ. Brega Professional Group, Libya


Aspects of Palaeozoic cratonic sedimentation in southwest Libya and Saudi Arabia (1985) Clark-Lowes, D.D. Unpublished Ph.D. thesis, London University, 286p.


Sedimentology and mineralization potential of the Saq and Tabuk formations (1980) Clark-Lowes, D.D. Saudi Arabian Ministry for Mineral Resources, Open File Report DGMR-767. Riyadh, 88p.


Other papers / reports:

A probabilistic STOIIP analysis of the Kossipo discovery, CoteD’Ivoire (2012) Sobotzki, J. MSc. project report, University of Aberdeen.


Interpretation of sedimentary structures from 3-D seismic on the lower Niger Delta slope (2011) Soboztki, J., University of Aberdeen.


Geological field mapping of Banos de Panticosa region, Spanish Pyrenees (2011) Adams, S.O.W. BSc. report, Leeds University. Zoned granitic intrusion into Mesozoic / Cenozoic strata.


Geological modelling of heterogeneous sandstone reservoirs (1989) Martin, J.M. & Clark-Lowes, D.D. Paper presented at Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Seminars in Delhi and Bombay, India, organised by the Energy Industries Council and the DTI, 13p.


Structure and petroleum prospectivity of the Dutch Central Graben and neighbouring platform areas (1987) Clark-Lowes, D.D., Kuzemko, N.C.J. & Scott, D.A. In: J. Brooks and K. Glennie (Eds), Petroleum Geology of North-West Europe. Graham & Trotman, London, pp 337-356.


UKCS Exploration: towards a more subtle approach (1985) Hallett, D. British Association for the Advancement of Science, Glasgow.


Oil Exploration and Production in Scotland (1985) Hallett, D., Durant, G. & Farrow, G. Scottish Journal of Geology, p. 547-570.


Refinement of the Geological Model of the Thistle Field (1981) Hallett, D. Petroleum Geology of the Continental Shelf of North-West Europe, p. 315-325.


Heat Flow in Britain: an assessment of the values and their reliability (1979) Bloomer, J. R. (now Richardson, J.R.), Richardson, S.W. & Oxburgh, E.R. In ‘Terrestial Heat Flow in Europe’, ed. V. Germak and L. Rybach. Springer-Verlag, 293-300.


The hydrocarbon prospects of Botswana (1977) Clark-Lowes, D.D. & Yeats, A.K. Geological Survey Department, Open File Report. Lobatse, Botswana, 54p.


The Geology of the Faeroe, Rockall and Porcupine Basins (1976) Hallett, D. Inter-Universities Conference, Swansea.


Foraminifera and Algae from the Yoredale Series (Visean-Namurian) of Northern England (1970) Hallett D. Compte Rendu, 6eme Congres International de Stratigraphie et de la Geologie du Carbonifere, p. 873-901.

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