Tectonics and Earth ResourcesCombined excursions GEOS3170-GEOS3330

This year GEOS3170 – Resource and Exploration Geology provided an excursion to Cobar NSW to explore how the mineralizations are structurally controlled in the Cobar basin. The excursion included mapping of the folded and faulted host rock as well as […]

Principia PedagogicaParadigms, Pragmatics and Politics

The past year has clarified many on-going issues in the field of educational research for me. Ever since entering the field, I have studied how different forms of research methods and theories are deployed by colleagues to make whatever case […]

Earth ScienceAusIMM Student Meet Industry Night 23/03/18

The Annual AusIMM Students meet industry night will be held at the Newcastle Museum, March 23 @ 6pm. This is a great opportunity for you to meet and network with fellow students and industry professionals including potential future employers! The […]

Tectonics and Earth ResourcesBending orogens into oroclines

Structural geologists have long debated the tectonic significance of the sinuous map patterns of mountain belt trend lines. The term orocline was originally defined by Carey (1955) to denote map-view curves that developed by bending of an existing linear orogenic […]

Earth ScienceEarth Science- “Just Google it”

“Just Google it” is the answer to many questions these days. Now when you ask, “Where is Earth Sciences?” you can find that on Google too! Dr Bill Landenberger, Head of Earth Science discipline, submitted a request to have the […]

Online CounsellingHappy Holidays

As we come towards the end of another year, the online counselling team would like to wish you all the best for Christmas and New Year.  Counselling and Online Counselling will be taking a well earned break from Mon 18th […]

Tectonics and Earth ResourcesGeometry of the Gilmore Fault Zone

Deepika Venkataramani successfully completed her M.Phil and her first publication has been out for a while now. Deepika used a joint inversion of geophysical potential fields to assess the geometry of the Gilmore Fault Zone, a key fault to unlock […]

Online CounsellingSkype Drop In

  As we come toward the end of Semester 2, many of you will have already finished or be nearly done with your exams and placements. Time to enjoy some well deserved rest and relaxation over the summer break! Or […]

The material or views expressed on this Blog are those of the author and do not represent those of the University.  Please report any offensive or improper use of this Blog to RPS@newcastle.edu.au.
Skip to toolbar