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Petroleum Experts Ltd donates updated Move software

The Department of Geological Sciences has received a donation of an updated version of the Move structural geology software from Petroleum Experts...

NMSU faculty and students attend AGU Fall Meeting 2018

This week is the 2018 Fall Meeting of AGU (American Geophysical Union) in Washington D.C. The NMSU Department of Geological Sciences is well...

Colloquium – Sept. 26

Please join us for this week’s colloquium, presented by alum Corey Dimond! All welcome!

Colloquium: September 19

Please join us for this week’s colloquium, presented by alum Corey Dimond! All welcome!

MS thesis defense: Michael Cole Mount 7/19

Michael Cole Mount will be defending his MS thesis, “Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy (LIBS) Analysis of Detrital Tourmaline as an...

MS thesis defense: Meredith Cole, Friday 6/29

MS student Meredith Cole will be defending her thesis, “Evaluating along-arc trends in subduction contributions to the southern Cascades:...

MS thesis defense: Alicia Bonar, Thursday 6/28

MS student Alicia Bonar will be defending her thesis, “Provenance and sediment dispersal trends from Early Permian (Wolfcampian) non marine...

Department faculty collaborate on BLM-funded research

Dr. Emily Johnson and Dr. Jeff Amato are collaborating with other NMSU faculty in Anthropology, Biology, and Geography on a BLM grant to assess the...

Dr. Brian Hampton’s research on carbon sequestration highlighted

Dr. Hampton’s Nature Communications paper was recently highlighted in the Las Cruces Sun News:...

Department of Geological Sciences in the News – Faculty NSF grants

Several faculty in the Department have NSF-funded research projects, as highlighted in this story from 2017: Geology faculty receive NSF funding