The Bayerisches Geoinstitut
The M.Sc. program ‘Experimental Geosciences’ is centered on the expertise of the Bayerisches Geoinstitut (BGI). BGI is a central research facility at the University of Bayreuth and one of the leading institutes in research and training in experimental geochemistry and geophysics worldwide. The institute is also involved in materials science research and has good contacts to industry.
Many key questions of modern Earth science can only be addressed by experimental methods.Â BGI has a wide range of excellent laboratory facilities, operated by some of the most capable scientists in the field:
In the M.Sc. program students will be trained in many of these techniques. They will build up a solid expertise in Earth and materials science that will allow them to pursue careers in both academics and industry.
A complete list of facilities, scientists and current research at BGI can be found at www.bgi.uni-bayreuth.de.