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Latest news RheoMan News

Jun 6, 2017 - Dislocation modeling in olivine Results

Srinivasan Mahendran publishes his first paper on atomistic modelling of dislocations in olivine (Mg2SiO4)


May 25, 2017 - Continuous description of grain boundaries using crystal defect fields Results

European Journal of Mineralogy publishes a new article on continuum dislocation/generalized-disclination modelling of a MgO 310/[001] tilt boundary from X. Sun et al.


May 24, 2017 - PhD defence in Utrecht General

On may 24, Patrick Cordier will be in Utrecht for the PhD defence of Suzanne ATKINS


May 22, 2017 - E-MRS Strasbourg General

On May 22, 2017 at the E-MRS meeting held in Strasbourg, France, Srinivasan will present his last results demonstrating the effect of pressure on slip systems activity in olivine