Virtual Geological Observatory PhD Scholarship, Australia

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Virtual Geological Observatory PhD Scholarship, Australia

PhD Scholarship in the Virtual Geological Observatory in University of Sydney

Study Subject : Sciences & Engineering

Employer : University of Sydney

Level : Postgraduate

PhD Scholarship Description :

Applications are invited for two PhD scholarships in Plate Tectonics / Geodynamics working with Professor Dietmar Müller’s EarthByte Group at the School of Geosciences, The University of Sydney, as part of the project ‘The Virtual Geological Observatory : a four dimensional view into the Earth through deep-time data-mining’.

The position will focus on building plate kinematic models, including plate deformation, and on linking plate kinematic models to mantle convection, mantle seismic tomography and geological observations, such as palaeogeography, basin stratigraphy, and data constraining rock uplift.

Scholarship Application Deadline : 11th November 2010.

For further scholarship information and application visit : http://agile2.ucc.usyd.edu.au/ro/opportunities/scholarships/695