Dallas Mildenhall


Full Name: Dallas Mildenhall

Position: Emeritus Scientist

Contact details

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Phone: +64-4-570 4696


1966: BSc (Hons); 1968: MSc; 1992: DSc

Areas of expertise

Geology: Paleoclimatology
Geology: Quaternary studies
Paleontology: Biostratigraphic services
Paleontology: Forensic Palynology
Paleontology: Paleoenvironmental analysis

Professional activities

The Royal Society of New Zealand: Member
Australian and New Zealand Forensic Science Society: Member
International Federation of Palynological Societies: Member
American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists: Member
Centre for International Forensic Assistance: Member

Major publications

Newton, P.N.; Fernandez, F.M.; Plancon, A.; Mildenhall, D.C.; Green, M.D.; Ziyong, L.; Christophel, E.M.; Phanouvong, S.; Howells, S.; McIntosh, E.; Laurin, P.; Blum, N.; Hampton, C.Y.; Faure, K.; Nyadong, L.; Soong, C.W.R.; Santoso, B.; Zhiguang, W.; Newton, J.; Palmer, K. 2008 A collaborative epidemiological investigation into the criminal fake artesunate trade in South East Asia. PLoS medicine, 5(2): 0209-0219

Mildenhall, D.C.; Wiltshire, P.E.J.; Bryant, V.M. (eds) 2006 Special issue : forensic palynology. Forensic science international, 163(3): 161-248

Raine, J.I.; Mildenhall, D.C.; Kennedy, E.M. 2006 New Zealand fossil spores and pollen : an illustrated catalogue. 2nd ed. Lower Hutt: GNS Science. GNS Science miscellaneous series 4. 1 CD

Milne, L.A.; Bryant, V.M.; Mildenhall, D.C. 2004 Forensic palynology. p. 217-252 IN: Coyle, H.M. (ed.) Forensic botany : principles and applications to criminal casework. Boca Raton, Fla.: CRC Press

Mildenhall, D.C. 1995 Pleistocene palynology of the Petone and Seaview drillholes, Petone, Lower Hutt Valley, North Island, New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand, 25(2): 207-262

Mildenhall, D.C. 1994 Palynological reconnaissance of Early Cretaceous to Holocene sediments, Chatham Islands, New Zealand. Lower Hutt: Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences. Institute of Geological & Nuclear Sciences monograph 7; New Zealand Geological Survey paleontological bulletin 67. 204 p. + 23 plates

Mildenhall, D.C. 1990 Forensic palynology in New Zealand. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology, 64(1-4): 227-234; doi: 10.1016/0034-6667(90)90137-8

Mildenhall, D.C.; Pocknall, D.T. 1989 Miocene-Pleistocene spores and pollen from Central Otago, South Island, New Zealand. Lower Hutt: New Zealand Geological Survey. New Zealand Geological Survey paleontological bulletin 59. 128 p.

Pocknall, D.T.; Mildenhall, D.C. 1984 Late Oligocene-Early Miocene spores and pollen from Southland, New Zealand. DSIR: Wellington. New Zealand Geological Survey paleontological bulletin 51. 64 p.

Mildenhall, D.C. 1980 New Zealand Late Cretaceous and Cenozoic plant biogeography : a contribution. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology, Palaeoecology, 31: 197-233; doi: 10.1016/0031-0182(80)90019-X

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