Faculty of Science, Division of Geology, Department of Geology and Paleontology

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Main research field

Geology and Paleontology (in general), Stratigraphy (Sequence Stratigraphy, Event Stratigraphy, BiosBiostratigraphy), Sedimentology, Paleoecology, Ichnology, Marine Geology, Environmental Geology.

Specific research areas

Sedimentology, Biostratigraphy, Palebotany, Micropaleontology, Structural geology, Karstology, Environmental geology, Glaciology, Ichnology, Vertebrate Paleontology, Marine Geology, Isotope Research

Techniques/methods

Optical microscopy, Microfacies analyses, Granulometry, Sedimentary logging, Lithofacial mapping, Thin section preparation, Fieldwork sampling, Stable isotope studies.

Equipment

Optical microscopes, SEM, Polarizing microscopes, Steromicroscopes, Sedigraph

Technology keywords

  • Stone
  • Geology, Geological Engineering, Geotechnics
  • Oceanography
  • Meteorology/Climatology
  • Ecology

Services offered

  • Material characterisation (testings, measurements, various quantitative and / or qualitative analyses)
  • Preparation of environmental or energy related studies
  • Project documentation and solutions

Market sectors

  • Alternative Energy
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Support Services
  • Building Materials & Fixtures
  • Industrial Metals & Mining
  • Mining
  • Gas, Water & Multiutilities
  • Oil & Gas Producers
  • Oil Equipment, Services & Distribution

Short summary (English)

The research expertise comprises: biostratigraphic analyses of benthic and planctonic fossils, expertise on faces and paleoenvironments, basin analysis, clastic sedimentology andgranulometric analysis, carbonate sedimentology, paleobotany, clastic and carbonate sequence stratigraphy, geological hazards, environmental impact assesment, paleoclimate reconstructions, modern river mouth and marine sedimentation, karstification processes and products.

Short summary (Croatian)

Istraživačke ekspertize na Zavodu obuhvaćaju: biostratigrafijske analize na temelju bentičkih i planktonskih organizama, istraživanje facijesa i paleookoliša, analiza bazena, sedimentologija klastita, sedimentologija karbonata, paleobotanika, klastična i karbonatna sekvencijalna stratigrafija, geološki hazardi, procjena utjecaja na okoliš, rekonstrukcija paleoklime, recentna sedimentacija u ušćima i morima, istraživanje okršavanja i njegovih produkata.

Last update: 01.02.2013. 04:16:25

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