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Research Leaders Appointed to Council and School Governing Boards of Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies

Appointment of Chair to Council of DIAS Dr. Peter Heffernan, former CEO of Marine Institute Ireland, has been appointed as the new Chair of the Council of the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies (DIAS). The appointment will run… Read More


The Geophysics Section studies the tectonic and dynamic structure of the Earth using methods of physics combined with the other geosciences – geology, geochemistry, petrology, geochronology etc. The main areas of research are electromagnetism, seismology, geodynamics and potential… Read More

DIAS 70th Anniversary Geophysics video

DIAS 70th Anniversary Geo video. Download HD Video

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In all sub-disciplines of geophysics, the Section has theoretical, numerical and observational activities. The ElectroMagnetism and Inversion group undertakes studies of the Earth from the shallow subsurface (100 m) to deep in the mantle (1000 km) using both… Read More