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The calls for PhD positions in Earth Sciences are now open

EARTH SCIENCES

Candidates can find instructions on how to submit their application on the University of Parma Doctoral studies web site

DEADLINE for application:  September 5, 2016

ORAL EXAM DATE: 19 September 2016 

TIME: starting from 9:30 am 

PLACE: Department of Physics and Earth Sciences – Earth Sciences building, Parco Area delle Scienze, 7/A – 43124 PARMA, ITALY

The Oral Exam will be structured so as to verify the candidates' background and maturity, with specific focus on their Laurea Graduation Thesis and on the research project submitted by the candidates

RESEARCH TOPICS:

  • Understanding the Sulphur genesis: a new contribution from the Messinian evaporites in the Mediterranean 
  • Fracture pattern characterization in carbonate rocks by integrating field and digital outcrop model data 
  • Multiscale analysis of brittle deformation in faulted carbonate rocks 
  • Contaminant transport in heterogeneous media: experimental analisys and numerical modeling 
  • Experimental analysis of fluid flow in low permeability media affected by landslide problems 
  • Carbon and oxygen isotope analysis in shells of freshwater mollusks and their palaeoclimatic application in archaeological sites

For foreign candidates, the Oral Exam may be held in English at the candidate’s choice. 

Pubblicato Martedì, 20 Dicembre, 2016 - 12:50 | ultima modifica Martedì, 20 Dicembre, 2016 - 12:50