Congratulations to Dr. Rivka Amit, Head of the GSI, for receiving the Geological Society of America Fellowship for her significant contributions to arid lands and soil geomorphology
Science Magazine recently published a follow up article on the Dead Sea sinkholes, based on a scientific paper newly published by scientist at the GSI in JGR
A new home for the GSI
The construction of the new building for the Geological Survey in Givat Ram campus is advancing, and the first floors are completed. Project planning and management is directed by Tafnit (Turnaround) Company and building and construction is carried out by Shikun Ubinui (Housing and Construction) Company.
The 12th EURO-conference on Rock Physics & Geomechanics
The 12th EURO-conference on Rock Physics & Geomechanics will take place on 5-10 November 2017 in Maale Ha'Hamisha, Jerusalem, Israel. Organizers: Eyal Shalev, Ram Weinberger and Vladimir Lyakhovsky from the GSI, and Yosef Hazor from Ben Gurion University