Guest Lecture: Anvar Farkhutdinov POSTPONED TO 10 05 2022

‘How do Mountains form?’ and current project on the Karatau complex (Russia, Southern Urals) formation

10.05.2022 - 10.05.2022

Anvar Farkhutdinov, Director of Geology, Hydrometeorology and Geoecology Department of the Bashkir State University, is currently fellow-in-residence at CY AS, invited by laboratory GEC

In the first part I will talk about discovery of how mountains are formed, from the first hypotheses till modern theory of plate tectonics, and how history of this research is utterly different for the Soviet Union and the rest of the World. In the second part I will present our project on the Southern Urals territory (Karatau complex) formation, including application of experimental (‘sandbox’) modelling.

Date: 10 May 2022 from 12:30 to 14:00

The hybrid guest lecture is organised in person at the Auditorium of MIR in Neuville-sur-Oise and remotely on Zoom.

To attend the remote guest lecture, please connect to Zoom:

ID meeting: 995 5648 1893

The video will be online on the CY AS YouTube channel.