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

UMET - Mineral Physics

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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

Sep 24, 2017 - HPMPS-9 General

Philippe Carrez will be at the 9th High Pressure Mineral Physics Seminar (HPMPS-9) which is held in Saint Malo, France, from September 24 to 28, 2017.




Sep 14, 2017 - Hardening mechanisms in olivine Results

In a paper which just appeared on line in Philosophical Magazine, Alexandre Mussi and co-workers present a new application of electron tomography of dislocations to olivine in order to clarify the complex microstructures and the source of hardening in single crystals deformed slightly above 1000°C.


Sep 5, 2017 - Deep Volatile Meeting General

The Deep Volatile meeting,  is supported by a NERC research programme: Volatiles, Geodynamics & Solid Earth Controls on the Habitable Planet.



After Oxford in 2015, it  takes place this year in Tenerife, Spain from 05th to 10th September


Jul 29, 2017 - Summer break General