A four day course in Microtectonics will take place from 14th to 17th March 2011 at the University of Mainz, Germany. Teacher will be Prof. Cees Passchier. The course will follow the content of the book "Microtectonics" (Passchier and Trouw 2005) and will consist of lectures and a microscope practical, using the Mainz collection of 200 thin sections with examples of various microstructures. Participation fee is 350 Euros, to be transferred or paid on arrival. Participants should organize their own accommodation in Mainz. For registration, please contact Anja Boehm at: anja.boehm(at)uni-mainz.de.
Those who wish to purchase a copy of the "Microtectonics" book for a discount price of 50€ should indicate so when registering.
(From Anja Boehm, sent to the Geo-Tectonics list)