EPOS-NL, the Dutch research infrastructure for solid Earth sciences offers free-of-charge access to top Earth scientific research labs in the Netherlands:

  • The ESL High Pressure and Temperature (HPT) Lab at Utrecht University
  • The ESL Tectonic modelling (Tec-)Lab at Utrecht University
  • The Petrophysics Lab (DPL) at Delft University of Technology
  • The Multi-scale Imaging and Tomography (MINT) facilities at Utrecht University and Delft University of Technology

These labs offer capabilities for rock mechanics and fluid transport testing at crustal conditions, analogue modelling of tectonic processes, and a wide range in electron microscopy and tomography techniques, for 2D/3D imaging down to nm resolution and microchemical or crystallographic mapping. Access includes lab use, scientific support and financial support for travel, accommodation, or sample shipment.

Apply now – the call for (max 2-page) proposals is open from 25 July to 31 August.

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