Full Name: Lucia Roncaglia
Position: Surface Geosciences Department Manager
1991: MSc (First Class Hons), Geology; 1995: PhD, Paleontology
Areas of expertise
Geology: CO2 sequestration
American Association of Petroleum Geologists: Member
Schioler, P.; Rogers, K.M.; Sykes, R.; Hollis, C.J.; Ilg, B.R.; Meadows, D.; Roncaglia, L.; Uruski, C.I. 2010 Palynofacies, organic geochemistry and depositional environment of the Tartan Formation (Late Paleocene), a potential source rock in the Great South Basin, New Zealand. Marine and Petroleum Geology, 27(2): 351-369; 10.1016/j.marpetgeo.2009.09.006
Lucia (MSc Geology, PhD Paleontology) has over 25 years of experience achieved by working in New Zealand (GNS Science), Denmark (GEUS and DONG Energy) and Italy (ENI). Her main expertise is in the study of stratigraphy and depositional environments of Cretaceous to Recent sediments through the analysis of organic material. Also, she is trained operations geologist and coordinated operations in the Danish sector of the North Sea from 2005. Currently, she is leading a team over 50 scientists at GNS Science who specialize in hazards and risks, environment and climate, and energy futures across many aspects of land and marine geosciences in New Zealand.