Geohazards & Tectonics

A challenge to today’s society is how to deal with natural hazards such as earthquakes and volcanoes that arise from the tectonic evolution of the planet.

Back to: Department of Earth, Ocean and Ecological Sciences

This theme addresses this topic in an interdisciplinary manner, with the integration of field, laboratory and modelling insights feeding into our knowledge and understanding of the fundamental aspects of these key earth processes, as well as how this information can be used to mitigate their effects.