Blog Posts Tagged "Sedimentology"

Vive la sédimentologie !

Le labo de « lithologie » ou encore de « sédimentologie » est le lieu où toutes les sections de chaque carotte de chaque puits sont décrites.

A Total Amateur's Guide to Core Description

As an education officer, I'm usually the least qualified scientist in the lab. I can't identify foram species on sight like the palaeontologists, I can't read a Zijderveld graph like the palaeomagnetists, and I wouldn't even know where to START operating an Ion Chromatograph. But there is one area that I feel like I can actually help out a little, and that's at the core description tables.

Chang Liu - Scientist Interview Series

Check out this great interview with Chang Liu graduate students sailing on the JOIDES Resolution for the first time -<

Chang - describing smear slide samples in the Sedimentology lab. - photo by Tim Fulton