Geoff Miles

Technical Officer – Analytical Chemistry

Qualifications

  • BSc. University of Auckland

Role at Cawthron

Geoff's role as technical officer in analytical services is to provide key technical support to the environmental laboratory through his expertise and experience in analytical chemistry, and the implementation of new methods and instrumentation.

Technical skills, experience and interests

  • All aspects of routine analysis of waters, soils, food and wine
  • Trace element analysis
  • Analytical chemistry
  • Customer liaison on technical issues and problem-solving
  • Set up and validation of new analytical instrumentation
  • Quality control
  • Staff training
  • Method development and implementation

Professional affiliations

  • Technical expert for International Accreditation New Zealand (IANZ) in trace elements and general water chemistry