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|Contact Information for Geological Sciences and Engineering|
|Website||Geological Sciences & Engineering|
Paul Laxalt Mineral Engineering
|Address||1664 N. Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89557-0172
We have state-of-the-art field instrumentation for geologic, seismic, gravity, magnetic, electrical, and rock properties studies. We also have one of the world's largest digitally recorded seismic networks.
State-of-the-art laboratories include:
These laboratories support research in:
Both the master of science and Ph.D. degrees require 1 credit of comprehensive examination. The master's degree is 31 credit and the Ph.D. degree is 73 credits. The comprehensive examination credit may not be used to satisfy the 18 credits of 700-level course work at the master's level or the 30 credits of 700-level course work at the doctoral level.