Lab updates

News and updates celebrating achievements, announcing grants and papers, job postings, and more.

Phase 1 of our Royal Society magnetic microscopy grant


This week we’re getting started with phase 1 of our Royal Society grant to develop magnetic microscopy with the arrival of PhD student Gelson Ferreira de Souza Junior at Liverpool! Group…

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Free online workshop "A geophysical tour of mid-ocean ridges" at Transform 2022


The 2022 edition of the Transform virtual conference is happening in this week! This year, I’m teaching a workshop on mid-ocean ridges that makes use of several of the Fatiando a Terra…

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Royal Society grant to work on magnetic microscopy 🧲🔬


The lab has just been awarded an International Exchange grant by the Royal Society! 🥳 The award titled “Towards individual-grain paleomagnetism: Translating regional-scale geophysics to the…

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Congratulations to Dr. Santiago Soler 🥂


Please join me in congratulating Dr. Santiago Soler for successfully defending his thesis today and being awarded the title of PhD in Geophysics by the Universidad Nacional de San Juan,…

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Welcoming our newest lab members in 2021 🎉


I’m very happy to welcome the newest members of our team who have joined us these past few months: India Uppal is starting a PhD at the University of Liverpool with myself, Vanderlei C.…

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Farewell to Aidan, Ali, Daniel, Majed, and Mustafa


I’m a bit late with this post but I would like to congratulate lab members Aidan Hernaman, Ali Alhazmi, Daniel Gilbert, Majed Abura, and Mustafa Alordowny for successfully completing their…

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PhD studentship at the University of Liverpool


Update (2021/05/20): This position is now closed. Update (2021/11/01): India Uppal has joined the group under this project! We have one open position for a fully funded 5-year PhD and…

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Free online workshop on gravity data processing at Transform 2021


The 2021 edition of the Transform virtual conference is happening in 16-23 April 2021! This year, Santiago, Agustina Pesce, and Andrea Balza Morales are teaching workshop on gravity data…

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Farewell to Steven, Charlie, Lottie, and Alex


This month, lab members Lottie Cooper, Steven Heer, Alexander Borges, and Charles Thomson have successfully finished their dissertations and have all graduated from the University of…

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Free online workshops at Transform 2020


The Software Underground is organizing a massive free online event next week: Transform2020 Virtual Conference on digital subsurface. Leo and Santiago will be teaching the tutorial “From…

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Lab presentations at EGU 2020


This week, the EGU 2020 General Assembly has been happening online for the first time. Instead of the traditional presentations, authors were asked to submit slides/videos/posters and then…

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Leo has been awarded a Software Sustainability Institute Fellowship


The Software Sustainability Institute offers yearly fellowships to fund the organization of communities around scientific software (creating of local user groups, workshops, hackathons, etc).…

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Two PhD studentships at the University of Liverpool


Update (2020/01/10): This position is now closed. I have two open positions for funded studentships at the University of Liverpool. Applications are open until 10 January 2020. Project…

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Introducing the Computer-Oriented Geoscience Lab


In August 2019, I started a new position as Lecturer in Geophysics at the University of Liverpool. As part of this transition, I’ve had to think about my research in a broader context and…

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