Swetha Venugopal

Assistant Professor
Department of Geology
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Areas of interest

Volcanology & Gas geochemistry


  • B.Sc. Hons., SFU, 2013
  • M.Sc., Clermont Auvergne, 2015
  • Ph.D., SFU, 2019


  1. Roberti, G., Ward, B., van Wyk de Vries, B., Le Corvec, N., Venugopal, S., Williams-Jones, G., Clague, J.J., Friele, P., Falorni, G., Baldeon, G., Perotti, L., Giardino, M., Menounos, B. (2020) Could glacial retreat-related landslides trigger volcanic eruptions? Insights from Mount Meager, British Columbia. In: Vilímek V., Wang F., Strom A., Sassa K., Bobrowsky P.T., Takara K. (eds) Understanding and Reducing Landslide Disaster Risk. WLF 2020. ICL Contribution to Landslide Disaster Risk Reduction. Springer, doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-60319-9_15
  2. Venugopal, S., Schiavi, F., Moune, S., Bolfan-Casanova, N., Druitt, T., Williams-Jones, G. (2020) Melt inclusion vapour bubbles: the hidden reservoir for major, trace and volatile elements. Scientific Reports, 10, 9034, doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-65226-3.
  3. Venugopal, S., Moune, S., Williams-Jones, G., Druitt, T., Vigouroux, N., Wilson, A., Russell, J.K. (2019) Two distinct mantle sources beneath the Garibaldi Volcanic Belt: Insight from olivine-hosted melt inclusions. Chemical Geology, 532, 119346, doi: 10.1016/j.chemgeo.2019.119346.
  4. Venugopal, S., Moune, S., Williams-Jones, G. (2016) Investigating the subsurface connection beneath Cerro Negro Volcano and the El Hoyo Complex, Nicaragua. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 325, doi: 10.1016/j.jvolgeores.2016.06.001