Basic research

The basic research in Geosciences involves geological mapping, studies in igneous and metamorphic petrology, structural and tectonic geology, rock magnetism, sedimentology, among others, which are the primordial material for the dissemination of geosciences.

Basic research contributes to the identification of key locations for understanding the history of our planet.

Related projects and products

Granulometric, mineralogical and chemical study of sands

Non-destructive testing of rocks

Photogrammetry of outcrops from VANT images


“Catedral da Sé sofre desgaste no revestimento das rochas

Agência Universitária de Notícias – 18/12/2015

“Patrimônio histórico nas mãos das Geociências

Agência USP de Notícias – 07/12/2015

Projeto aplica geologia ao estudo de monumentos históricos em São Paulo”

Agência Universitária de Notícias – 17/08/2015