RheoMan: a five-year, ERC-funded (Advanced Grant), project to model the rheology of the Earth's mantle

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 The European Research Council (ERC) was established by the European Commission and funded through the EU 7th Research Framework Programme




Latest news RheoMan News

Mar 9, 2018 - Kinks in SrTiO3 Results

New article published in Philosophical Magazine about the low-temperature glide of <110> dislocations in SrTiO3 perovskite


Feb 13, 2018 - Highlight MSMSE General

The article

Dislocation modelling in Mg2SiO4 forsterite: an atomic-scale study based on the THB1 potential

S Mahendran et al 2017 Modelling Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng. 25 054002


has been selectedin the Highlights of 2017 collection of Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering


Congratulations to Srinivasan !


Feb 12, 2018 - Dislocations make fat plumes Results

In the last issue of Geophysical Research Letters, we examine the implications of pure climb creep on the morphology of plumes in the lower mantle



Feb 2, 2018 - Philippe Carrez awarded during the fisrt call of the I-SITE Université Lille Nord-Europe General

Philippe Carrez is laureate of the first call for « SUSTAIN » project of the  i-site ULNE, which aims to strengthen excellence of the research fields of the university. The LASCO (Large Atomistic simulations of Climb in Oxide ) project, funded for the next 36 months, includes an open PhD position (More informations to come in the following weeks).