This paper provides an overview of a series of papers to be published within two issues of Petroleum Geoscience in 2018 expressing the theme ‘tectonics and petroleum systems of East Africa’. These papers partly result from the Geological Society of London's Petroleum Group conference in April 2016 on ‘East Africa; From Research to Reserves'. The theme of this conference highlighted the advances that have been made since a previous East Africa conference as a result of the recent major exploration efforts. This issue (February 2018) concentrates on the regional tectonics and include overviews of our current understanding of Permian to...

First Page Preview

First page PDF preview
You do not currently have access to this article.