Granulites and Granulites 2009


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Short Courses

prague shortcourse 2009

Calculating Metamorphic Mineral Equilibria

Where: Prague - Charles University
When: 20-23 July 2009


As part of the Granulites and Granulites 2009 conference, a post conference short course on "Calculating Metamorphic Mineral Equilibria" will be given by Roger Powell, Tim Holland and Richard White at the Charles University, Prague on July 20 - 23, 2009. The course will involve lectures and practical exercises using thermocalc, concentrating on the construction of pseudosections. The course begins in the morning of July 20, so participants should arrive in Prague on the evening of July 19. The course runs until the evening of July 23.

The course will be held in the lecture theatre of the Institute of petrology and structural geology which can hold about 30 - 40 people. Participants are encouraged to bring a laptop as there is a limited number of computers. It is envisioned that laboratory exercises will be completed by participants working in pairs.


Download the short course overview.

Lectures Day 1 - Roger Powell

Day 1 lectures are available for download as pdf fies

Day 1 lecture - part 1

Day 1 lecture - part 2

Day 1 lecture - part 3


Lectures Day 2 - Roger Powell

Day 2 lecture

Lectures Day 3 - Richard White

Day 3 lectures are available for download as pdf files.

Day 3 lecture

Lectures Day 4 - Tim Holland

Day 4 lectures are available for download as pdf files.

Day 4 lecture part 1

Day 4 lecture part 2

Practical Exercises

Practical exercises are available for download as a zip file.

Download practical exercises for MAC (1.5 MB)

Download practical exercises for PC (725 kB)

Download practical exercise question 5