Earth Science News Archives

Dr. Richard Ernst traveling for business Scientist in Residence Dr. Richard Ernst will be at the University of California at Riverside on November 1, 2016 to give a one-day workshop on “Large Igneous Provinces”. He was invited by Profs. Tim...

Posted On: Thursday, October 13, 2016

Dr. Saied Cheraghi recently joined the department as a new postdoctoral fellow, working under the co-supervision of Dr. Don White (NRCan) and Dr. Claire Samson. Dr. Cheraghi is doing theoretical and applied research in seismology as part of the Aquistore CO2 Storage Project (Estevan, Saskatchewan), sponsored by the Petroleum...

Posted On: Friday, September 30, 2016

Bradley McFeeters in the field Current Ph.D. student Bradley McFeeters is the lead author of a journal article which names a new species of dinosaur. The article, entitled ...

Posted On: Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Incomplete mineral display created by Paula Piilonen and Pamela Iraheta. The complete set-up will be displayed in the OLMC Gem Show September 24 and 25, 2016.

Incomplete mineral...

Posted On: Monday, September 12, 2016

A host of dignitaries were in attendance for the Ontario Research Funds/Early Researcher Awards announcement that was made yesterday at the University of Ottawa

From left to right: Dr. Nimal Rajapakse,...

Posted On: Friday, September 9, 2016