Lecture 'Geology in the picture'

For whom
Students, Employees, Alumni, Press
When
27-03-2018 from 19:00 to 22:00
Where
Aula, Voldersstraat 9, 9000 Gent
Language
English
Organizer
Vakgroep Geologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen
Contact
marc.debatist@ugent.be
Website
https://webappsx.ugent.be/eventManager/events/IainStewart
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Iain Stewart is Professor of Geoscience Communication at the University of Plymouth. His main research interests are in the broad area of Earth hazards and natural disasters, particularly in terms of identifying past major earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanic eruptions in the Mediterranean region. He also specializes in geology's effect on culture and religion throughout the history of the world.

Described as geology's "rock star", Iain Stewart is best known to the public as the presenter of a number of science programs for the BBC, such as "Journeys into the Ring of Fire (2006)", Earth: The Power of the Planet (2007), How to grow a Planet (2012), Rise of the Continents (2013)...

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