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Department of Earth Sciences

Geophysics Research Facilities



  • A data server with 40Tb of on-line storage plus tape i/o (LTO3, SDLT, DLT, DAT, Exabtye)
  • software servers with Landmark software (with commercial value of $2M) and Schlumberger software (with commercial value of $1M):
    • ProMAX 2D, 3D, PSDM, MVA, VSP
    • Promagic
    • GeoProbe
    • SeisWorks 2D, 3D
    • StratWorks 2D, 3D
    • GeoFrame
    • InsideReality
    • Claritas
    • Traptester
  • 64-bit graphics server with a Nvidia Quadro FX 4500 graphics card connected 3D visualisation suite;
  • a preferencial share in Hamilton, a largely SRIF funded 231 dual node AMD Opteron CPU high-performance parallel computer;
    Linux, UNIX workstations.