Available MSc and BSc projects

Petrology of the deep continental crust

Description: 

Few projects are available about sampling and petrographic and chemical analyses of magmatic and metamorphic rocks from Valsesia, Piemonte, which are part of a Permian section of continental crust. The work will include also the interpretation of the geological and petrological processes that occurred in this area and their relations with present-day geologic settings.

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Petrology of the metamorphic sequence in Val d'Ossola, Piemonte

Description: 

Description: Field relations and petrological study of the metamorphic sequence of the Mt. Massone antiform, Val d'Ossola, Piemonte: looking for new insights on the geological evolution of the deep continental crust.

Activity: Field work, Optical microscopy, Electron Microprobe Analyses, Petrological modelling

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