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

UMET - Mineral Physics

Rheoman - From the atoms to the mantleFrom the atoms to the mantle...


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




Latest news RheoMan News

Oct 1, 2012 - Graduate course at Collège de France General

Antoine Kraych and Sebastian Ritterbex attend the graduate course "Structure et dynamique du manteau profond de la Terre" from  Barbara Romanowicz at Collège de France


Jul 23, 2012 - Post-Doc position filled General

Presently working as a Post-Doc in the Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie/Fraunhofer-IWM Freiburg, Germany, Dr. Pierre Hirel will join the RheoMan team in November 2012


Jul 19, 2012 - Seminar from Pierre Hirel General

On july 19th, Pierre Hirel (Karlsruhe Institut für Technologie, Germany) will come in Lille to give a seminar:

Dr Pierre Hirel "Etude théorique de dislocations dans des matériaux perovskites: structures de cœur et mobilités" Building C6 - Room202 - 2pm


Jun 25, 2012 - 22nd V.M.Goldschmidt Conference in Montreal General

Goldschmidt 2012: Earth in evolution (Montreal, Canada)

On june 25th, Patrick Cordier will co-chair the session "Flow and deformation in planetary interiors". He will also present a communication entitled « Modeling plastic deformation of minerals under mantle strain-rates »