This is the personal website of Professor Matthew Bennett (Bournemouth University) geologists, geographer and ichnologist.  The site contains information primarily for his students, but may be of interest to others as well.  The Skills Studio contains posts about tricks and tips that students and fellow researchers may find of interest, while Tilman’s Archive is primarily a series of thought pieces for Professor Bennett’s physical geography students. The section on Sandcastles and Outreach is a collection of popular stories about Matthew’s recent research. The origin of the Professor Sandcastle tag is also explained! You can contact Matthew at: mbennett@bournemouth.ac.uk.

You can find details of Matthew’s research in various ways including:
Human Footprints: Fossilised Locomotion? http://www.springer.com/la/book/9783319085715
Digital Technology for Forensic Footwear Analysis and Vertebrate Ichnology https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-319-93689-5