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2014 National Geothermal Academy starts today in Reno, Nevada

Students get an geological overview of Long Valley Caldera from the top of Mammoth Mountain (source: University of Nevada, Reno)
Francisco Rojas 11 Jun 2014

A 10-day intensive course focused on geothermal geology, geochemistry, and geophysics taught by experts in the field June 11-20, 2014 at the University of Nevada.

For the next 10 days, the Geothermal Geoscience Course will take place at the University of Nevada, Reno. 

According to the press release:

This program is intended for outstanding undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals with strong backgrounds in science, math, and/or engineering.

It will cover geochemistry, geothermometry, remote sensing, heat flow, field mapping, structural settings, 3D modeling, geophysical modeling, gravity, reflection seismology, and magnetotellurics.  A three-day field trip to Long Valley caldera in California is included.

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Source: Great Basin Center for Geothermal Energy