Dr Tony Irving will be in Plymouth, UK, to present a seminar and two short workshops on meteorites in thin section. These short workshops are free to attend, and includes social/networking opportunities, but meals are not provided.
Both classes are designed for an academic interest, but any interested parties are welcome. Booking is required.
Workshop leaders: Dr Tony Irving, University of Washington and Dr Natasha Stephen, University of Plymouth.
Introduction to lunar and Martian meteorites under the microscope
Thursday 30 August 2018, 14:30–16:30
This first workshop will cover lunar and Martian meteorites.
The classification and study of meteorites (chondrites and achondrites)
Friday 31 August 2018, 10:00–12:30
The second workshop will focus on other classes of meteorites including chondrites and achondrites, using petrological microscopes.
Spaces are limited therefore booking is essential. Priority will be offered to current students.