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STRUCTURAL GEOLOGIST [1 record]

Record 1 2018-04-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Occupation Names (General)
  • Geology
CONT

Structural geologists analyse the resulting folds, fractures and deformation fabrics in rocks, which yield important information about the evolution of the Earth's crust and upper mantle.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Désignations des emplois (Généralités)
  • Géologie
OBS

La géologie structurale est l'étude des déformations subies à différentes échelles par les roches ainsi que la recherche des forces, ou contraintes qui en sont la cause. Les formes issues de ces processus géologiques sont qualifiées de structures et les agencements granulaires internes de microstructures.

Spanish

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