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Exploration Geophysics at Luleå University of Technology

In the media: Three billion-year-old bedrock is visible at a depth of 100 kilometers in Gällivare

Published: 25 October 2021

Right now, the bedrock in the Ore Fields can be seen. With the help of electromagnetic radiation, scientists can now look a hundred kilometers into the ground to analyze how it was formed several billion years ago.

"Our main goal is to understand how the earth works," says Maxim Smimov, assistant professor at LTU.

Maxim Smirnov

Maxim Smirnov, Associate Professor

Phone: +46 (0)920 493588
Organisation: Exploration Geophysics, Geosciences and Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Thorkild Maack Rasmussen

Thorkild Maack Rasmussen, Professor and Head of Subject, Head of Division

Phone: +46 (0)920 493413
Organisation: Exploration Geophysics, Geosciences and Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering