A study with the involvement of CEPAP-UAB has identified in the Iberian Peninsula a genetic lineage with two lineages which survived in Western Europe at the end of the Ice Age, one of which was considered to have disappeared 14,000 years ago. This dual lineage survived through the hunter-gatherers of Balma Guilanyà (Lleida, 12,000 years ago) and in the first Iberian Neolithics. Read more
Agreement between the Department of Geology and Petroleum Experts
The international software company Petroleum Experts donates software licences to the Department of Geology for a total value of 1.3M pounds.
The structural geology and petroleum engineering software company Petroleum Experts Ltd., with headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland, has donated 10 MOVE suite software licences to the UAB Department of Geology, valued in 1,300.000 sterling pounds.
MOVE suite is the leading software used for 3D Structural Geology modelling, and consists of numerous kinematic and mechanical analysis modules, including digital mapping toolkits for fieldwork.
The programme will be used by UAB graduate students, as well as by lecturers and researchers of the Department of Geology in research tasks conducted on the tectonics of mountain ranges such as the Pyrenees, the Atlas and the Andes.
The Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, IBB, INc and ICTA-UAB institutes jointly organize for next Thursday March 14th at the ICTA-UAB the Elevator Pitch Competition, an initiative addressed to doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers at their centres. Read more