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 List of PhD students and their Thesis title.


Ahaneku Chibuzo Valeria - Basin Analysis and Stratigraphic Framework of the Challenger Basin, Western New Zealand: Integration of Sequence Stratigraphy, Seismic Sedimentology and Geomorphological Interpretation


Camilleri Renato - A study on indoor airborne fine particulate matter in Malta

Colica Emanuele - Geophysics and Geomatics methods for coastal monitoring and hazard evaluation.

Dimech Chantelle Marie - High-frequency Ground Motion Scaling and Ground Shaking scenarios for earthquakes in the Mediterranean area

Dimech Christopher - Ambient Geotomography within the Central Mediterranean Sea

Gatt Maria Pia - Rationalizing Malta's marine space: Application of Marine Spatial Planning (MSP) methodologies to deliver the first comprehensive marine plan for Malta's territorial waters.

Pace Sharon - A re-evaluation of the Seismic Hazard for the Maltese islands, using real and synthetic data and including lower frequency scenarios.

Zerafa Christopher - High Resolution Seismic Imaging with Petrophysical Constraints


Geoscience Seminar 8th February 2019

36th European Seismological Commission General Assembly
 The 36th General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission was hosted by the University of Malta, through the Department of Geosciences, and was held at the Mediterranean Conference Centre. 

Department of Geosciences featured in the British Council Voices magazine
Following the success by Dr Anthony Galea in the FameLab Malta competition, the Department of Geosciences at the Faculty of Science is featured in the British Council Voices magazine.

Winner of FameLab Malta’s competition 2018
Dr Anthony Galea, an academic at the Department of Geosciences is the winner of this year's FameLab Malta.

Winner of the National public speaking competition 2018
Dr Anthony Galea from the Physical Oceanography Research Group within the Department of Geosciences at the Faculty of Science, won this year’s National Public Speaking Competition.

Call for Research Support Officer with the Mobile Air Quality Laboratory
The University of Malta invites applications for a full-time Research Support Officer II/III in the Air Quality Laboratory of the Department of Geosciences within the Faculty of Science.

RSSD team visits Geoscience facilities in Gozo
Members of the Research Services Support Directorate (RSSD) recently accompanied members of the Department of Geosciences on a trip to Gozo.

Department of Geosciences in a number of major Interreg Italia-Malta projects
The Department of Geosciences has been highly successful in the number of projects approved under the current Interreg V-A Italia-Malta Operational Programme (2014-2020). 

20th annual ERVO meeting to be held in Malta
The Marine Geology and Seafloor Surveying group (Department of Geosciences) will be hosting the 20th annual ERVO (European Research Vessels Operators)´ group meeting at the University of Malta Campus in Valletta between the 12th and 14th June 2018.

ESC 2018
Valletta to host 36th General Assembly of the European Seismological Commission in 2018

Participation at AGU
Dr Sebastiano D’Amico and Ms Daniela Farrugia (Department of Geosciences) have participated in the American Geophysical Union (AGU) Fall Meeting held in San Francisco (USA) from 10th to 15th December 2016.

Outstanding Academic Title
The book "Earthquakes and their Impact on Society" has been selected by Choice magazine as"Outstanding Academic title" for 2016 

International Contribution
A CRG researcher is contributing to development of a new gas-phase-to-aerosol scheme in the state-of-the-art Regional Climate Model, RegCM4.

Department Transfer
As of 1 October 2015, the CRG has been transferred to the new Department of Geosciences.

Air Quality Mobile Laboratory
The acquisition of an air quality monitoring van has started a new research branch within the group.

Last Updated: 10 June 2019

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