On Wednesday 20 February ViLab was inaugurated in Sant Cugat. ViLab is an innovation space dedicated to the city's wine-making cultural heritage. Participating in the project is the CORE in Cultural Heritage and the Observatory for Tourism of the UAB. 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.
Researchers from the UC3M and the UAB have published an article in the Journal of Financial Economics, where the authors identify the presence of these two effects and determine which effect dominates. Read more