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28 februari 2019

Stories of Science: Summoning heat from below

Heating our homes is warming up the Earth too. Associate Professor Phil Vardon and PhD candidate Ivaylo Pantev want to warm or cool buildings through their pile foundations, by using the natural temperature of the soil. If done well, this can help residents to save energy, money and problems for generations to come.

26 februari 2019

The MOOC Geoscience: the Earth and its Resources starts May 20th

Are you fascinated by Geosciences and willing to take the challenge of predicting the nature and behavior of the Earth subsurface? This is your course!

06 februari 2019

Professor Timo Heimovaara is the new Department Chair of Geoscience & Engineering

Professor Timo Heimovaara is the new Department Chair of Geoscience & Engineering as of 1 January 2019. He takes over the activities of professor Michael Hicks, who was interim Director for the period 1 May-31 December 2018.

08 januari 2019

Annemarie Muntendam-Bos appointed part-time associate professor

The GSE department appointed Dr. Annemarie Muntendam-Bos part-time associate professor in the area of induced seismicity as per 1 January 2019.

23 december 2018

Vacancies for 15 Phd candidates: Investigating subsurface processes in the Netherlands

NWO awarded more than 4 million euros to 5 innovative research projects from the faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences (CEG) for research into the effect of human interventions deep under the ground. The research programme DeepNL seeks to improve the fundamental understanding of deep subsurface dynamics that occur under the influence of human interventions such as gas production and geological storage of CO2.