UE Frontiers in Earth physics

Degrees incorporating this pedagocial element :

Description

This course offers an up-to-date overview of recent breakthroughs and current issues in the field of Earth physics. The lessons will cover topics such as, but not limited to: Full Waveform Inversion; Physics of earthquakes, slow slip events and non-volcanic tremors; Seismic noise imaging and monitoring of the Earth; Earth's magnetic field.

The course will rely on lectures and article reading complemented, as far as practicable, by laboratory experiments.

Knowledge assessment methods

Session 1 or single session - Knowledge testing

Type of teaching providedMethodTypeDuration (min)Coefficient
Teaching Unit (UE)1 CC Written - project50/100
Teaching Unit (UE)1 CT Oral - presentation3050/100

Session 2 - Knowledge testing

Type of teaching providedMethodTypeDuration (min)Coefficient
Teaching Unit (UE)1 CT Oral - presentation3050/100