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2015 First Order Reversal Curve (FORC) Workshop

Registration for the upcoming FORC workshop is open!

Please join us in Minnesota this summer, July 23rd and 24th, for a special 2-day meeting titled, "2015 First Order Reversal Curve (FORC) Workshop." The workshop will consist of lectures and hands-on training sessions that aim to teach the fundamentals of the technique as well as best practices for acquiring and processing FORC data.

Information is available following the 2015 FORC Workshop link to the webpage.

Third biennial IRM Summer School of Rock Magnetism

Registration for the upcoming Summer School of Rock Magnetism is complete! Please sign up on our waiting list as some spots may become available: Information and details are available following the IRM SSRM 2015 link to the webpage, which will be updated as the Summer School's program is finalized.


IRM Quarterly

A long review from a curt peer: a peek into the peer review system.

In the latest installment of the IRM Quarterly; A look into the peer review system: statistics, benefits and critiques, by Dario Bilardello.

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IRM acquires new MFM

A magnetic map of a grain of titanomagnetite from a Mount Saint Helens ash flow. Image by IRM's most recent graduate student Evgeniya Khakhalova.

In the latest installment of the IRM Quarterly, read about our recent acquistion of a new Atomic Force/Magnetic Force Microscope with a high temperature stage (funded by NSF).

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