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

Feb 25, 2013 - Seminar from Y. Ricard General

Y. Ricard (ENS Lyon and University of Lyon 1) will visit us from 14th to 15th march 2013


Feb 19, 2013 - Great interest from ERC grantees in hosting early-career top US talent General

The recent initiative between the US National Science Foundation (NSF) and European Research Council (ERC) has been taken a step further since last summer. The agreement, which provides opportunities for early-career NSF researchers to join ERC-funded teams in Europe, seems to resonate with ERC grantees; just over 760 already showed great interest in hosting talent from the US.

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Feb 6, 2013 - Master project collaboration betwen TU Bergakademie Freiberg and Lille General

A Master Thesis has been announced at the Technische Universitaet Bergakademie Freiberg on "Dislocation modeling in olivine by molecular dynamics".

This is a collaboration between Dr. Sébastien Groh (Freiberg) and Philippe Carrez.


Feb 5, 2013 - Seminar from A.M. Goryaeva General

Alexandra M. Goryaeva  (Department of Crystallography and Crystal Chemistry, Moscow State University, Russie) will visit us from February 4th to February 7th, 2013