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Speleology in Kazakhstan

Shakalov on 04 Jul, 2018
Hello everyone!   I pleased to invite you to the official site of Central Asian Karstic-Speleological commission ("Kaspeko")   There, we regularly publish reports about our expeditions, articles and reports on speleotopics, lecture course for instructors, photos etc. ...

New publications on hypogene speleogenesis

Klimchouk on 26 Mar, 2012
Dear Colleagues, This is to draw your attention to several recent publications added to KarstBase, relevant to hypogenic karst/speleogenesis: Corrosion of limestone tablets in sulfidic ground-water: measurements and speleogenetic implications Galdenzi,

The deepest terrestrial animal

Klimchouk on 23 Feb, 2012
A recent publication of Spanish researchers describes the biology of Krubera Cave, including the deepest terrestrial animal ever found: Jordana, Rafael; Baquero, Enrique; Reboleira, Sofía and Sendra, Alberto. ...

Caves - landscapes without light

akop on 05 Feb, 2012
Exhibition dedicated to caves is taking place in the Vienna Natural History Museum   The exhibition at the Natural History Museum presents the surprising variety of caves and cave formations such as stalactites and various crystals. ...

Did you know?

That Darcy unit is a practical unit for the measure of intrinsic permeability [16].?

Checkout all 2699 terms in the KarstBase Glossary of Karst and Cave Terms

PhD Fadi Nader (France)

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Address: Appt. 11, 7, Rues Estienne d'Orves 92500 Rueil-Malmaison FRANCE
Affiliation: Institut Francais du Petrole (IFP)
Department of Sedimentology-Stratigraphy
Position: Research Engineer
Specialization: Geology
Instrumentation: Field work, Petrographic microscopic techniques (conventional, cathodoluminescence, fluorescence, scanning electron, etc.), XRD mineralogy, Stable isotopes, major and trace elements (AAS, ICP), Fluid inclusions analyses, ...
Geoactivity: Lebanon, Iran, Spain, Italy
Interests: Diagenesis in carbonate rocks is my main research topic. Especially dolomitization.
I have also been involved in geochemical studies on stalagmites and paleoclimate studies.
I have worked also (previously) in karst hydrogeology.
Member of Speleogenesis.info since 2007-10-27