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Our faculty, researchers, graduate students, and undergraduate students pursue field, laboratory, experimental, and modeling studies of geological and environmental problems in Louisiana and around the world. Please see or faculty web pages for more information on research interests.
The school's excellent facilities and instrumentation support a range of methods including:

  • field studies,
  • carbonate and evaporite petrology,
  • environmental geology,
  • geochemistry,
  • geophysics,
  • geomagnetism,
  • hydrogeology,
  • igneous petrology,
  • micropaleontology,
  • sedimentology,
  • stratigraphy,
  • structural geology,
  • subsurface geology,
  • computation, and
  • modeling.