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




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Mar 8, 2012 - Seminar from P. Cordier at IMPMC General

Seminar at Institut de minéralogie et de physique des milieux condensés (Paris) - Thursday March 8th, 11am

 Patrick Cordier "Modélisation de la plasticité de MgO dans les conditions du manteau terrestre"


Mar 7, 2012 - Seminar from J. Amodeo at Erlangen General

Seminar at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering (Team of Prof. Dr.-Ing. Erik Bitzek), Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg (Germany) - Wednesday march 7th

Jonathan Amodeo "Multiscale modeling of MgO single crystal plasticity"


Feb 22, 2012 - When RheoMan meets Rheolith General

On February 22nd, 2012, Laurent Jolivet (ISTO, Orléans), PI of the ERC-Advanced Grant project RHEOLITH will come in Lille to give a seminar:

Laurent Jolivet "Présentation du projet ERC RHEOLITH"  Bâtiment C6 - Salle 202 - 14h


Feb 7, 2012 - Publication in Philosophical Magazine Results

The article "Modeling the effect of pressure on the critical shear stress of MgO single crystals" by J. Amodeo, Ph. Carrez, & P. Cordier is available on line on the Taylor & Francis website of Philosophical Magazine. Doi:10.1080/14786435.2011.652689