lunes, febrero 25, 2008

Curso sobre Paleontología cuantitativa

Nos ha llegado información sobre un minicurso de paleontología para este verano en la Universidad de Bolonia sobre paleontología cuantitativa.

The Dept. of Earth and Geo-Environmental Sciences, University of Bologna (Italy) and the Geosciences Dept., Virginia Tech (Blacksburg, Virginia. USA) announce the II Edition of: Quantitative Paleontology 2008 - Summer School, May 28 - June 10, 2008 (Date could slightly change). Dr. Daniele Scarponi, University of Bologna, Director Scientific Committee. D. Scarponi, University of Bologna. M. Kowalewski Virginia Tech.

The school will offer an introduction to quantitative data processing in Paleontology and will target graduate students, post-doctoral associates, and other post-graduate researchers interested in conducting paleontological research. However, most of the materials covered in the course will be useful to all students in geo- and biosciences, who are interested in using quantitative data in their research.

Venue: Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra e Geologico-Ambientali, Via Zamboni, 67 - Bologna, Italy. Tutor and Organization Dr Daniele Scarponi. Tel. +39 051 20 94582/24 - Fax. +39 051 20 94522. e-mail: daniele.scarponi@unibo.it