Geophysics in the Mines Newsroom
- “Bat vision” isn't just for comic book heroes any more
Developing machine learning-enabled acoustic imaging for first responders will represent a major advancement in mine rescue, which is surprisingly low-tech in some ways.
- Partnership with Peru's Universidad Nacional de San Agustín puts sustainable mining best practices front and center
The new Center for Mining Sustainability will address the environmental and societal concerns surrounding small-scale mining and promote the practice in a way that sustains the industry, supports loca …
- Antarctic glacier melting faster than previously estimated
Newly digitized vintage film has doubled how far back scientists can peer into the history of underground ice in Antarctica, and revealed that an ice shelf on Thwaites Glacier in West Antarctica is be …
The Department of Geophysics will return to the Green Center on Monday, August 5th. During the move on August 5 – 6, the Department office will be closed.
The Geological Society of America (GSA) will honor Dr. Warren Hamilton with the special topical session, “Unconventional Ideas and Outrageous Hypotheses.”
In May 2019, the Department of Geophysics recognized our 2018-2019 graduating students who received particular distinction among their peers as they walked across the stage at their respective Mines Commencement Ceremonies on May 9 and May 10. Congratulations, graduates!