Mark McLean is a structural geophysicist who specialises in potential field interpretation and 3D modelling. He his currently the subject coordinator for Applied Geophysics (GEOL30005), and supervises postgraduate students interested in geophysics. Since 2008, Mark has also worked at the Geological Survey of Victoria building 3D framework and rock property models in both mineral and basin systems. Mark has published scientific papers on geophysical modelling and interpretation in the Gawler Craton, East Antarctica and south east Australia.
Mark completed a Bachelor of Arts/Science degree at Monash University and the completed a Master of Science in 2003. He then moved to The University of Melbourne where he completed a PhD in 2008 which involved acquisition, interpretation and modelling of an airborne geophysical survey over the Lambert Rift region in East Antarctica.