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IBA Team: 2nd in European Finals

A team from the MSc Petroleum Geoscience course were selected to represent the University in this year’s AAPG Imperial Barrel Competition. In this global competition, University teams analyse a dataset provided from the Oil/Gas industry, spending 8 weeks of their own time to interpret and assess the data for petroleum exploration, before showcasing their findings […]

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Petroleum Geoscience MSc: 30th Anniversary

This year is the 30th anniversary of the Petroleum Geoscience MSc course.  To celebrate the Department of Earth Sciences is holding a one day symposium with talks given by staff and students from the last three decades, including from the 2015 AAPG International Barrel Award world champions.  The symposium will be followed by a celebratory […]

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Passive Margins 2016

Following the successful first symposium in honour of the late Professor David Roberts in 2014 we have inaugurated a biannual conference devoted to passive margins called The Roberts Conference. The meeting is programmed for the 6th – 8th of April 2016 at Royal Holloway University of London.

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