Department of Earth Science and Engineering
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Earth and Planets
Research in this area focuses on understanding the deep Earth, surface processes and the evolution of solid bodies within our solar system. Find out more about earth and planets.
Natural Resources Geoscience and Engineering
Research in this area focuses on e extraction of energy and related resources from the subsurface coupled with minimisation of environmental impact, including carbon capture and storage. Find out more about natrual resources geoscience and engineering.
Computational Geoscience and Engineering
Research in this area focuses on modelling renewable energy supply, the sustainable production of earth resources, and mitigating environmental impacts and risks. Find out more about computational geoscience and engineering.
Study Earth Science and Engineering
Interested in Earth Science?
Our department has been ranked 1st place as the top UK Geology department in the Guardian University League Tables 2020.
If you want to know more about studying in our department and about courses that are available to you, see webinars and online campus tours through our Virtual Open Day.
The best possible training to enable the development of observational and field skills with the fundamental science required to understand Earth processes and systems. Find out more about undergraduate courses or email the Admissions Tutor with your queries.
First class facilities and supervision with academic excellence. Technical support and teaching which has facilitated remote fieldwork during Covid-19 isolation. Find out more about postgraduate study, including the Metals and Energy Finance MSc a joint programme between the Department of Earth Science and Engineering and Imperial College Business School.
Opportunities which cover the full range of Earth Science-related fields. Find out more about PhD opportunities in the Department.
11 September 2020ESE August Newsletter
29 October 2020, 12.00 – 13.00Seminar Imaging light structures at Earth’s core-mantle boundary – in heavy detail…
05 November 2020, 12.00 – 13.00Seminar Image based modelling in biology
19 November 2020, 12.00 – 13.00Seminar Modelling of injection-induced coupled dynamics in faulted formations
26 November 2020, 12.00 – 13.00Seminar NASA’s Europa Clipper Mission: Exploring a Potentially Habitable World