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




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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


Feb 7, 2012 - Seminar from P. Cordier in Orsay General

Seminar at the Laboratoire de Physique des Solides d'Orsay (France)  -  Tuesday, February 7th - 1:30 pm

Patrick CORDIER "Quand les minéraux s’écoulent sous (dans) le manteau"


Jan 26, 2012 - Grant Agreement signed General

The grant agreement has been signed and entered into force. The official starting date of the RheoMan project is 01/05/2012.