Courses and meetings

There are three basic categories of course activities within the DPMS:

  • (ME) acquiring scientific tools: courses on imaging, analytical and modeling techniques.
  • (SB) acquiring a broad scientific background: conferences on scientific topics of general interest in Mineral Sciences.
  • (SK) acquiring soft skills: oral and poster presentations given by the doctoral students, conferences and workshops on soft skills.

For detailed information on course categories.
For practical information on location, travel expenses, etc...

Cat. Title Location Map [d] Speakers Dates Places
Modeling of Mineral Reactions in Deforming Rocks Lausanne

Prof. Yuri Podladchikov, UNIL

1528063200 June 4-7th 2018, dates to be confirmed 2 / 15 registration
Tectonics and volcanism in central Japan Central Japan (Tokyo to Takayama)

Prof. Luca Caricchi, UNIGE Mme Eva Hartung, UNIGE Prof. Simon Wallis, University of Tokyo Prof. Satoru Harayama, Shinshu University

1529445600 June 20th - July 1st 2018, dates to be confirmed 19 / 15
DPMS Spring/Fall Day Fribourg 1539900000 October 19th 2018 0 / 33 registration
Swiss Geosciences Meeting Bern 1541026800 November 1 / 32 registration
Practical Course in Resource Economics and Mineral Exploration: From discovery to Evaluation Genève

Prof. Georges Beaudoin, Université Laval

1515366000 January 8-17th 2018 32 / 25
Automated Mineralogy in Geosciences Genève

Dr Andrew Menzies, Universidad Catolica del Norte, Antofagasta, Chile

1516575600 January 22nd-23rd 2018 20 / 25
Introdution to High-Performance computing in Earth sciences Lausanne

Prof. Yuri Podladchikov, UNIL

1517180400 January 29th - February 1st 2018 12 / 20
Using «R» in geoscience Genève

Dr. Solveig Pospiech, University of Göttingen

1517785200 February 5-7th 2018 13 / 10