Camilo Montes, new head of the Geology department published in PLOS ONE
Archivo de categoría ‘Ingeniería Geológica’
Paricutin volcano is the youngest and one of the best studied monogenetic volcanoes from the Michoacán-Guanajuato volcanic field, with an excellent historical record of the nine years of eruptive activity […]
The 2015 Gorkha earthquake provided new information on the MHT that has led us to develop a new structural model of this fault consistent with the regional geology. I will […]
Two things must be true for chemotrophic microbes to gain chemical energy from their environment. First, there must be a source of energy, provided by compounds in differing oxidation states […]
There are two histories for the coevolution of Earth’s chemistry and life throughout geological time. One is recorded in rocks and the other is encoded in the genomes of extant […]
Ecuador has a great diversity of lakes in the paramo, the inter-Andean region, the Amazon Rainforest and Galapagos. Lakes serve as “time capsules” that accumulate in the sediments fossil diatoms, […]
Los métodos geofísicos permiten interpretar la naturaleza y la morfología de las unidades geológicas del subsuelo utilizando los parámetros físicos (conductividad eléctrica, densidad, grado de compactación, paleomagnetísmo…) registrados en superficie.