NSGG Meetings and Events

Virtual Event: Recent Advances in Archaeological Geophysics 2021

A 1-day online event from the Near Surface Geophysics Group of the Geological Society. Venue: Online ‘Collaborate’ session, University of Leeds 19th February 2021  Convenors:  Adam Booth – School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds; email: a.d.booth@leeds.ac.uk Paul Linford – Historic England, Fort Cumberland, Eastney, Portsmouth The Near Surface Geophysics Group (NSGG) of the…
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Geophysical Skills Development for Environmental Scientists Workshop

The Geological Society Accredited course is designed for postgraduate research students and early career researchers who wish to learn about the theory, practice and real-world application of environmental geophysics for research and career development. Dates: This event has be postponed until later in the year. It involves a five-day Keele-based workshop where attendees will learn…
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Forensic Geophysics & Forensic Geoscience 2020

A 1 day joint meeting of the Near Surface Geophysics and Forensic Geoscience Groups of the Geological Society. Venue: Online Date: 2nd of December 2020 Wednesday 2nd Dec 2020: Forensic Geology: helping solve Serious Crimes Convenors:    Dr Alastair Ruffell, School of the Natural, Built Environment, Queen’s University, Belfast, N.Ireland, BT7 1NN; email: a.ruffell@qub.ac.uk This…
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New Advances in Geophysics 2019

Geophysics in the Critical Zone: Modern Approaches to Characterising Near-Surface Materials The British Geophysical Association and the Near Surface Geophysics Group of the Geological Society of London are pleased to announce that 2019’s New Advances in Geophysics meeting will focus on Geophysics in the Critical Zone – the upper 10s of metres of the ground…
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Geological Society Environment Network

Communication is key to engaging stakeholders about challenges ranging from diminishing resources, the production of hazardous wastes, contaminated land, marine and atmospheric pollution, climate change, and the effects of emerging pollutants. The afternoon will explore the role that scientists need to play as communicators and the role the Environment Network can play in facilitating communication…
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NSGG Field Exhibition 2019

The NSGG biennial field exhibition provides an opportunity for commercial enterprises and academics working within the field of near surface geophysical exploration to get hands on with the latest instrumentation offered by leading manufacturers. The event draws over 10 equipment manufacturers, suppliers and software developers.

NSGG Postgraduate Research Symposium 2019

Our postgraduate symposia offer students of near-surface geophysics the opportunity to present their research to their peer group, plus a network of academic and industrial practitioners, in a relaxed and supportive environment.

Archaeological Geophysics Environmental & Criminal Forensics 2018

A 2 day joint meeting of the Near Surface Geophysics and Forensic Geoscience Groups of the Geological Society. Venue: Geological Society of London, Burlington House, Piccadilly, London